Peter Cox

1793–after 1832 (Age 39)
Augusta, Hampshire, Virginia, United States

The Life of Peter

Peter Cox was born in 1793, in Augusta, Hampshire, Virginia, United States. He married Sarah Liptrap on 29 January 1812, in Augusta, Hampshire, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died after 1832, in Preble, Ohio, United States, at the age of 40.

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Peter Cox
1793–1832
Sarah Liptrap
1789–1880
Marriage: 29 January 1812
Hugh Cox
1820–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 January 1812
Augusta, Hampshire, Virginia, United States
children

(1)

World Events (8)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 1

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
1803

Age 10

Ohio was the first state admitted to the Union from the Northwest Territory.
1804

Age 11

Lewis and Clark set out from St. Louis, MO to explore the West.

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 (2)

  • The Liptrap Family In America 1785-1985 by James M. Liptrap page 10 and 57-61
  • The Liptrap Family In America 1785-1985 by James M. Liptrap

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