Andrew Jackson Cox

11 February 1815–13 July 1898 (Age 83)
Rutherford, Tennessee, United States

The Life Summary of Andrew Jackson

When Andrew Jackson Cox was born on 11 February 1815, in Rutherford, Tennessee, United States, his father, Hiram Cox, was 20 and his mother, Annie Elizabeth Ridgway, was 25. He married Elizabeth Ann Agnew about 1842. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California, United States for about 20 years. He died on 13 July 1898, at the age of 83, and was buried in San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Andrew Jackson Cox
Elizabeth Ann Agnew
Marriage: about 1842
Silas Cadman Cox
Phelina Cox
Ramsey Riland Cox
Andrew Jackson Cox
Mary Ann Cox
Frances Jane Cox
William D. Cox
Albert T Cox
Andrew Tapley Cox

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1842
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 4
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
    1835 · The Hermitage is Built
    Age 20
    The Hermitage located in Nashville, Tennessee was a plantation owned by President Andrew Jackson from 1804 until his death there in 1845. The Hermitage is now a museum.
    Age 31
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    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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    Sources (16)

    • Andrew Cox, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Andrew Jackson Cox in entry for William A Downey and Frances Rathbun, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"
    • Andrew J Cox, "United States Census, 1860"

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