1836–1913 (Age 76)
Wilson, Tennessee, United States
When Van Buren Cox was born on 8 August 1836, in Wilson, Tennessee, United States, his father, Flemming Cox, was 41 and his mother, Martha " Patsy" Martin Williams, was 26. He married Minerva Julia Compton on 23 October 1869, in Sumner, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Eastern Township, Franklin, Illinois, United States in 1880 and Justice Precinct 1, Erath, Texas, United States for about 10 years. He died on 4 June 1913, in Lingleville, Erath, Texas, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Lingleville, Erath, Texas, United States.
Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.