Jennie Toledo Cox

10 November 1886–19 June 1954 (Age 67)
Braymer, Caldwell, Missouri, United States

The Life of Jennie

When Jennie Toledo Cox was born on 10 November 1886, in Braymer, Caldwell, Missouri, United States, her father, George W. Cox, was 24 and her mother, Malinda Jane Lee, was 20. She married John McWherter on 24 November 1904, in Dunlap, Grundy, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 9 daughters. She lived in Melbourne, Harrison, Missouri, United States in 1900. She died on 19 June 1954, in Blackfoot, Bingham, Idaho, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Blackfoot, Bingham, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

John McWherter
1865–1951
Jennie Toledo Cox
1886–1954
Marriage: 24 November 1904
Virgel Irene McWherter
1905–1965
Mabel Imogene McWherter
1907–1994
Elsie Mae McWherter
1908–1998
Claude Ray LeRoy McWherter
1910–1977
Loretta Ann McWherter
1911–1990
Florence Roseline McWherter
1912–1949
Mildred Fern McWherter
1914–2005
George Lamar McWherter
1915–1996
Arthur Lyman McWherter
1917–2000
Dorothy Eileen McWherter
1919–2013
Ruth Pauline McWherter
1921–2006
Eugene Harges McWherter
1924–1997
Esther Cathleen McWherter
1925–2012

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 November 1904
Dunlap, Grundy, Missouri, United States
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World Events (8)

1890

Age 4

Idaho is the 43rd state.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1904

Age 18

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

Spanish and Jewish (Sephardic): habitational name from the city in central Spain, which was the capital of the Visigothic state between the 6th and 8th centuries. Its role declined for three centuries after the Muslim invasion of Spain, until it was taken as the capital of the kingdom of Castile between the 11th and 16th centuries. It was a major cultural and political center throughout the Middle Ages, and was also the home of an important Jewish community. The place name, first recorded in Latin as Toletum, is of obscure etymology, possibly connected with Toleto in Piedmont; Jewish tradition connects it with Hebrew toledot ‘generations’, but this is no more than folk etymology.

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

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Story Highlight

McQuistons of New Hope

After my Grandparents, John & Leda McWherter were married in Missouri, they moved to a small community called New Hope near St. Anthony, Idaho. The McQuiston home there was large and my grandparents l …

Sources (3)

  • Leda Thompson in household of John W Thompson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Toledo Mcwherter in household of John Mcwherter, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Jennie T Mcwherter in household of John Mcwherter, "United States Census, 1930"

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