Edward Cox

about 1835–29 March 1864
Berwick, Sussex, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Edward

Edward Cox was born about 1835, in Berwick, Sussex, England, United Kingdom as the son of Edward Cox and Ann Gaell. He married Ellen Russell on 4 April 1860, in Berwick, Sussex, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Chailey, Sussex, England, United Kingdom in 1841 and Lindfield, Sussex, England, United Kingdom in 1861. He was buried in Berwick, Sussex, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Edward Cox
1835–1864
Ellen Russell
1840–
Marriage: 4 April 1860
Arthur Edward Cox
1861–

Spouse and Children

    Male1835–1864Male

    Ellen Russell

    Female1840–Female

MARRIAGE
4 April 1860
Berwick, Sussex, England, United Kingdom
children

(1)

    Arthur Edward Cox

    Male1861–Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

World Events (2)

1843

Age 8

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 19

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

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)

  • Edward Cox, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Edward Cox in household of Edward Cox, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Edward Cox in entry for Arthur-Edward, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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