Julia Eleanor Cox

31 May 1894–August 1989 (Age 95)
New York, United States

The Life of Julia Eleanor

When Julia Eleanor Cox was born on 31 May 1894, in New York, United States, her father, Wilmot Townsend Cox, was 34 and her mother, Marcia Velona Duryea, was 19. She married Percy Thomas Crown on 11 December 1915, in District of Columbia, United States. She lived in Columbia, Richland, South Carolina, United States in 1930 and School District 1 Columbia, Richland, South Carolina, United States in 1940. She died in August 1989, at the age of 95.

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Percy Thomas Crown
Julia Eleanor Cox
Marriage: 11 December 1915

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    Percy Thomas Crown



11 December 1915
District of Columbia, United States

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

Age 23

Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 25

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

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)

  • Julia Crown in household of Percy T Crown, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Julia T Crown in household of Percy T Crown, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Julia T Crown in household of Percy T Crown, "United States Census, 1920"

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