Emmet Earl COX Norah Moyete COX Joseph William COX Ella COX William Murray COX James Monroe COX Cynthia Ann Nau-Nocca PARKER Mini tree diagram

Edward COX1,2,3,4,5

30th Sep 19021,2,3,4,5 - 4th Apr 19774,5

Life History

30th Sep 1902

Born in Comanche County, Oklahoma Territory.1,2,3,4,5

4th Apr 1977

Died in Duncan, Stephens, Oklahoma.4,5

6th Apr 1977

Buried in Resthaven Memorial Gardens, Duncan, Stephens County, Oklahoma.5

Notes

  • 1910 Federal Census, Comanche County, Oklahoma, 14 May, ZellaTownship, District 67, Indian Population, page 13B, Hse #4, Fam #5
    Cox, Emmet E Head M Ind 57 [b abt 1885] Marriage 2 Married 17 yrsWhite/MO White/KY White/VA Farmer Full blood White English mothertongue Owns No allotment
    Cox, Nam-mah-ka Wife F Ind 27 [b abt 1883] Marriage 2 Married 17 yrs 9children/6 living Comanche/TX Unknown/TX Comanche/TX 3/4 bloodComanche mother tongue Recd allotment 1900
    Cox, Edward Son M Ind 9 [b abt 1901] Single Comanche/OK White/MOComanche/TX 3/8 blood [No mother tongue rptd] Recd allotment 1900

    1920 Federal Census, Comanche County, Oklahoma, 27 January, Zella,District 141, page 3B, Hse #36, Fam #54
    Cox, Emmet E Head Owns M W 67 Married MO KY KY Farmer
    Cox, Mary N Wife F W 48 Married TX TX TX
    Cox, Edward M Son M W 17 OK MO TX Student, Military School

    In 1926, Edward is the lone member of his own household, next door tohis sister Ella, who is next door to their parents.  On the other sideof Edward is his brother Joesph.

    1926 Indian Census Rolls, Comanche Tribe, Oklahoma, no date, KiowaAgency, Comanche Tribe, Page 35
    #1164 Emmett Cox Head b 1851 m Household #473
    #1165 Nau noc ca  wife b 1873 f
    #1166 William Murray Cox son b 1908 m
    #1167 James Monroe Cox son b 1914 m

    #1168 Ella Cox head b 1906 f Hsehld #473 3/8
    #1169 Teddy Parker Davis son b 1925 m

    #1170 Edward Cox head b 1902 f Hsehld #473 1/8

    #1171 Joseph Cox head b 1899 m Hsehld #473 1/3

    U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-Current
    Edward Cox
    Last Residence Duncan, Stephens, Oklahoma 73533
    BORN 30 Sep 1902
    Died Apr 1977
    SSN 440-07-6252 issued Oklahoma (Before 1951)

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    Edward Meredith Cox
    Birth Sep. 30, 1902 Lawton, Comanche County, Oklahoma
    Death Apr. 4, 1977 Duncan, Stephens County, Oklahoma

    The Lawton (Okla.) Constitution
    Tuesday, April 5, 1977, page 5
    EDWARD M. COX

    Duncan (Staff) - Funeral for Edward M. Cox, 74, a former Lawtonian anda grandson of Comanche Chief Quanah Parker, will be at 2:30 p.m.Wednesday in the Grantham Funeral Home Chapel here. Mr. Cox died at 6a.m. Monday in a hospital here.

    Rev. Paul Duncan, minister of the First Presbyterian Church willofficiate. Burial will be in Resthaven Cemetery here.

    Mr. Cox was the son of Nahmucuh Parker Cox, oldest child of the famedComanche chief, and Emmet Cox, who operated Cox's Store east of Lawtonfor many years.
    He was born Sept. 30, 1902, in Lawton. He was married to ThelmaWilkinson in Chickasha in 1930. He was employed by Halliburton untilhis retirement in 1966.
    Mr. Cox is survived by his wife, of the home, one son, Quanah Cox, andone daughter, Mrs. Ralph Darter, both of Duncan; two brothers, BillCox, Forsythe, Mo., and James Cox, Midwest City; two sisters, Mrs.Ella Lutz, Duncan, and Mrs. Nora Davis, Altus, and six grandchildren.

    Inscription:
    Edward Meredith Cox
    1902 - 1977
    Thelma Wilkinson Cox
    1902 - 1992

    Burial Resthaven Memorial Gardens, Duncan, Stephens County, Oklahoma

    Created by Jean Jul 26, 2006
    --  Find A Grave Memorial #15045498,http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=COX&GSpartial=1&GSbyrel=all&GSst=38&GScntry=4&GSsr=1041&GRid=15045498&&ftm=1
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Sources

  • 1. 1920 Federal Census, Comanche County, Oklahoma
    • 27 January, Zella, District 141, page 3B, Hse #36, Fam #54
  • 2. 1910 Federal Census, Comanche County, Oklahoma
    • 14 May, Zella Township, District 67, Indian Population, page 13B, Hse
  • 3. 1926 Indian Census Rolls, Comanche Tribe, Oklahoma
    • no date, Kiowa Agency, Comanche Tribe, Page 35
  • 4. U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014
  • 5. Find a Grave Memorial Registry

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