When Leah Anna Cox was born in 1871, in Mercer, Virginia, United States, her father, Matthew Albert Cox, was 43 and her mother, Mary Louisa Lilly, was 34. She married James D Meador on 21 April 1890, in Summers, West Virginia, United States. She lived in Jumping Branch, Summers, West Virginia, United States in 1880.
English: variant of Cocke and Cook , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.
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’.
Dutch and Flemish: genitivized patronymic from the personal name Cock, a vernacular short form of Cornelius .
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