James Delaun Cox

Brief Life History of James Delaun

When James Delaun Cox was born on 5 September 1911, in Orderville, Kane, Utah, United States, his father, Charles Robert Cox, was 31 and his mother, Hannah Dora Blake, was 20. He married Mary Antonia Rico de la Toba on 3 February 1934, in San Diego, San Diego, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Idaho, United States in 1935 and El Cajon, San Diego, California, United States in 1987. He died on 10 September 1994, in San Diego, San Diego, California, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Greenwood Memorial Park, San Diego, San Diego, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Delaun Cox
1911–1994
Mary Antonia Rico de la Toba
1914–1998
Marriage: 3 February 1934
Phyllis Cox
1935–2008
James Manuel Cox
1939–1990
Lloyd Robert Cox
1942–2016

Sources (31)

  • James D Cox, "United States 1950 Census"
  • James Delaun Cox, "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914"
  • James Delaun Cox, "California, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945"

World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

1912 · The Bonneville Speed Way

The Bonneville Speedway is located northeast of Wendover, Utah and is part of the Bonneville Salt Flats Race Track. The Bonneville Speedway is listed on the National Register of Historic Places for being the venue for numerous land speed records.

1933 · Sons of Utah Pioneers

Like the Daughters of Utah Pioneers, The National Society of the Sons of Utah Pioneers is an organization dedicated to preserving the legacy and studying the history of the Latter-day Saints Pioneers of Utah and the West. The organization is open to All good men of every age and circumstance who have an interest in the early Utah Pioneers. It is not necessary to have pioneer ancestry to join.

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.

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