Minia E Garrett

29 June 1885–15 December 1956 (Age 71)
Overton, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Minia E

When Minia E Garrett was born on 29 June 1885, in Overton, Tennessee, United States, her father, Joshua Winchester "Dock" Garrett, was 41 and her mother, Mary Ann Kirk, was 34. She had at least 2 daughters with James G Cox. She died on 15 December 1956, in Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Altus, Jackson, Oklahoma, United States.

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James G Cox
Minia E Garrett
Alpha Cox
Mary Bell Cox

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Age 19

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Name Meaning

English: from either of two Germanic personal names introduced to Britain by the Normans: Gerard, composed of the elements gar, ger ‘spear’, ‘lance’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’; and Gerald, composed of the elements gār, gēr ‘spear’, ‘lance’ + wald ‘rule’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Minnie Cox in household of James Cox, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Minnie Garrett, "Oklahoma, County Marriages, 1890-1995"
  • Minnie M Garrett Cox, "Find A Grave Index"

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