Sanford Cox Pedigree

(Start at generation 2, below.)



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Origin of the surname “Cox:”







3   (?) Cox


1. Biographical notes:


Born .  Died .  Moved from New Jersey to Bradford County, Pennsylvania.


2. Wife: (?)


Born .  Died .


3. Children: (order uncertain; children had red hair which grayed early)


a. Sanford Cox: See generation 2, below.


b. Cornelius Cox.


c. Jesse Cox: Had a granddaughter, Leona (?).


d. John Cox: Married (?) Decker.


e. Emily Cox: Married, as his 1st wife, William “Billy” Roberts and had the following children:


(1. Alfred Roberts: Born 1842.  Died during the Civil War; interred Hampton Roads, Virginia.


(2. Roxie Roberts.


(3. Martha Roberts: Born 1862.  Died from complications of diphtheria.


(4. Jesse Roberts: Born 1865.  Married William Lewis (neighbor of Anna Biles (dau of James, gr-dau of Jacob Place Biles).


William Roberts married (2nd) Phoebe Sutton (b. 1831, d. 1931), who resided for years near the Irvines at Homet’s Ferry, was the oldest of 15 children.


f. Lib Cox: Married George Sutton, a brother of Phoebe Sutton, who was the 2nd wife of her sister, Emily’s husband, William Roberts.


g. Almira Cox: Married (?) Vaughn and had a large family.


h. (?) Cox: Married (?) Overton; no children.


i. (?) Cox: Married (?) Overton and had children.


j. Mary Cox: Married Mallory Donnley and had the following children: (order uncertain)


(1. Eugene Donnley.


(2. Mate (Mariette?) Donnley. (photos)


2   Sanford Cox:


Born .  Died .  Married Sarah Jane Wilson, paragraph 3.b. of generation 2 of the Wilson Annex.



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