Mary Cox

23 January 1804–4 September 1875 (Age 71)
Burton Overy, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Mary

When Mary Cox was born on 23 January 1804, in Burton Overy, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom, her father, James Cox, was 37 and her mother, Elizabeth Bates, was 28. She lived in Leicester St Margaret, Leicestershire, England in 1861 and Leicester, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom in 1871. She died on 4 September 1875, in Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

James Cox
1766–1851
Elizabeth Bates
1776–1855
John Cox
1796–1856
Elizabeth Cox
1797–1798
Jane Cox
1800–1802
Sophia Cox
1802–1888
Mary Cox
1804–1875
Jane Cox
1806–1892
James Cox
1808–
Elizabeth Cox
1811–1854
James COX
1815–1896

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World Events (6)

1808 · The British West Africa Squadron
Age 4
The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.
1815
Age 11
The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823
Age 19
Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

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

Cocke
Adcox
Cocks
Coxe
Woods

Sources (5)

  • Mary Cox in household of Thomas Frew, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Mary Cox in household of Warren Ogden, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Mary Cox, "England, Leicestershire Parish Registers, 1533-1991"

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