Charles Holman Cox Jr

15 March 1900–5 May 1990 (Age 90)
Anniston, Calhoun, Alabama, United States

The Life of Charles Holman

When Charles Holman Cox Jr was born on 15 March 1900, in Anniston, Calhoun, Alabama, United States, his father, Charles Holman Cox Sr., was 25 and his mother, Margaret Lenore Wimbish, was 23. He married Helen McArthur Cox on 18 July 1928. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in District 806, Coweta, Georgia, United States in 1910. He died on 5 May 1990, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Provo City Cemetery, Provo, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Holman Cox Jr
Helen McArthur Cox
Marriage: 18 July 1928
Mollie Marie Cox
Charles McArthur Cox

Spouse and Children

18 July 1928



    Charles McArthur Cox


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World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1909 · Pioneer Park Opens

Age 9

A monument honoring the Provo pioneers and Indian war veterans was dedicated on July 24, 1909, as Pioneer Park opened to the public.

Age 27

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

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)

  • Charles H Cox, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Charlie Cox Jr. in household of Marvin Wood, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Charles Cox Jr. in household of Charles Cox, "United States Census, 1910"

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