Maria Luke

16 March 1860–12 December 1918 (Age 58)
Michigan, United States

The Life of Maria

When Maria Luke was born on 16 March 1860, in Michigan, United States, her father, David Luke, was 46 and her mother, Mary Anna Donnelly, was 42. She married Joshua Pemberton Cox on 22 November 1878. They were the parents of at least 4 daughters. She lived in Newton Township, Calhoun, Michigan, United States in 1860 and Lincoln Township, Grundy, Missouri, United States for about 10 years. She died on 12 December 1918, in Missouri, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Trenton, Grundy, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joshua Pemberton Cox
1853–1938
Maria Luke
1860–1918
Marriage: 22 November 1878
Bertha Cox
1879–1959
Pearl E. Cox
1880–1960
Jessie Pauline Cox
1882–1972
Tina L Cox
1890–1983

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 November 1878
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

    David Luke

    Male1814–Male

    Mary Anna Donnelly

    Female1818–Female

siblings

(6)

    Chloe Luke

    Female1840–1919Female

    Mary Helen Luke

    Female1847–Female

    Alvin Donley Luke

    Male1848–1920Male

    Eleazor Luke

    Male1853–Male

    Governeur Luke

    Male1857–Male

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1863

Age 3

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1865 · Slavery Abolished

Age 5

On January 11, 1865, slavery was abolished in Missouri.
1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 16

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

Name Meaning

1 English: from a derivative of Lucas . This was (and is) the common vernacular form of the name, being the one by which the author of the fourth Gospel is known in English.2 English: habitational name for someone from Liège in Belgium (Dutch Luik).3 North German (Lüke): from a short form of Lüdeke; Luedecke .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Maria Luke in household of David Luke, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Maria Cox in household of Joshua Cox, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Marie Cox in household of Joshua P Cox, "United States Census, 1910"

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