Mollie Matilda Cox

28 June 1872–26 November 1964 (Age 92)
Fort Smith, Sebastian, Arkansas, United States

The Life of Mollie Matilda

When Mollie Matilda Cox was born on 28 June 1872, in Fort Smith, Sebastian, Arkansas, United States, her father, Thomas H Cox, was 32 and her mother, Martha or Mattie Estill, was 26. She married Henry Joshua Hill on 6 March 1890, in Rising Star, Eastland, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 9 daughters. She lived in Justice Precinct 7, Stephens, Texas, United States in 1930 and Justice Precinct 7, Eastland, Texas, United States in 1940. She died on 26 November 1964, in Eastland, Eastland, Texas, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Rising Star Cemetery, Rising Star, Eastland, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Joshua Hill
1869–1947
Mollie Matilda Cox
1872–1964
Marriage: 6 March 1890
Carrie Estell Hill
1891–1986
Hallie Veda Hill
1892–1988
Pearl Adeline Hill
1893–1973
Guy William Hill
1894–1894
Lora Hill
1896–1896
Claude S. Hill
1897–1983
Maud Hill
1898–1965
Harriet Virgie Hill
1900–1973
Eula Merle Hill
1902–1988
Margie Ethel Hill
1904–1988
Eugene Harve Hill
1906–1984
Mozell Hill
1907–1998

Spouse and Children

    Henry Joshua Hill

    Male1869–1947Male

    Female1872–1964Female

MARRIAGE
6 March 1890
Rising Star, Eastland, Texas, United States
children

(12)

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas H Cox

    Male1840–1905Male

    Martha or Mattie Estill

    Female1845–1909Female

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 3

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1875

Age 3

Historical Boundaries: 1875: Eastland, Texas, United States
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 24

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

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)

  • Mollie Hill in household of Henry Hill, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Molly M Hill in household of Henry J Hill, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mary M Hill in household of Henry J Hill, "United States Census, 1900"

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