Edward Cox

1 April 1825–5 September 1918 (Age 93)
Huntington, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Edward

Edward Cox was born on 1 April 1825, in Huntington, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom as the son of Richard Cox Sr. and Lucinda. He married Lucinda Willis on 22 February 1846, in St Mary's, Ealing, London, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake City Ward 3, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1900 and Salt Lake City Ward 2, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1910. He died on 5 September 1918, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edward Cox
1825–1918
Eliza Helen Harvey
1848–1922
Marriage: 17 August 1867
Alfred Andrew Cox
1868–1869
Ernest J Cox
1870–1955
Valentine Clifford Cox
1873–1883
Lucius Edgar Cox
1876–1938
Nellie Constance Cox
1878–1950
Royal Victor Cox
1881–
May Christine Cox
1884–1909
Lucy Beal Cox
1887–1961
Joseph Harvey Cox
1889–1933
Richard Harvey Cox
1890–1962
David Fredrick Cox
1896–1927

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 August 1867Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

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    World Events (8)

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 5
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
    1831 · Old London Bridge Opens
    Age 6
    The popular childhood rhyme "London Bridge is Falling Down" refers to the infamous overpass above the Thames River. By the 19th century the bridge had started to fall apart.
    1852 · First Public Lavatory Erected 
    Age 27
    George Jenning was the person that invented and gave us the public lavatory. It cost people a penny to use. 

    Name Meaning

    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 .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names

    Cocke
    Coxe
    Cocks
    Cooks

    Sources (69)

    • Edward Cox in household of Richard Cox, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Edward Cox in entry for Richard Cox and Ethel Mae Poad Garrett, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Edward Cox, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"

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