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.

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Family Time Line

Walter Bahurm "Dink" Cox
1928–2009
Effie Frances Hall
1933–1988
Marriage: 15 October 1952
Sherry Lynne Cox
1955–1994

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
15 October 1952
Tyler, Smith, Texas, United States
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(13)

    Male1910–1977Male

    Lottie M Cox

    Female1912–Female

    Male1915–1983Male

    Clyde Curtis Cox

    Male1917–Male

    Infant Cox

    Male1919–1919Male

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1929

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.
1950

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.

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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"

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