Walter Bahurm "Dink" Cox

23 September 1928–29 August 2009 (Age 80)
Tyler, Smith, Texas, United States

The Life of Walter Bahurm "Dink"

When Walter Bahurm "Dink" Cox was born on 23 September 1928, in Tyler, Smith, Texas, United States, his father, Arby Robbins Cox, was 47 and his mother, Cleavie J Pinkerton, was 37. He married Effie Frances Hall on 15 October 1952, in Tyler, Smith, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 29 August 2009, in Tyler, Smith, Texas, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Tyler, Smith, Texas, United States.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Walter Bahurm "Dink" Cox
Effie Frances Hall
Marriage: 15 October 1952
Sherry Lynne Cox

Spouse and Children

15 October 1952
Tyler, Smith, Texas, United States


Parents and Siblings




    Lottie M Cox



    Clyde Curtis Cox


    Infant Cox


+8 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1929 · The Great Depression Arrives

Age 1

Like most of the country, the economy of Texas suffered greatly after the Stock Market Crash of 1929. Thousands of city workers were suddenly unemployed and relied on a variety of government relief programs; unemployed Mexican citizens were required to take one-way bus tickets to Mexico.

Age 22

United States military forces play a leading role against North Korean and Chinese troops in Korean War.

Name Meaning

1 English: from Cocke in any the senses described + the suffix -s denoting ‘son of’ or ‘servant of’.2 Irish (Ulster): mistranslation of Mac Con Coille (‘son of Cú Choille’, a personal name meaning ‘hound of the wood’), as if formed with coileach ‘cock’, ‘rooster’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Walter B Cox in household of Arby R Cox, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Walter B Cox in household of Arby R Cox, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Walter B Cox, "Texas Birth Certificates, 1903-1935"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.