William Sherman Cox

Male 1875 - 1940


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  • Name  William Sherman Cox 
    Born  05 Jan 1875 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  1940 
    Buried  Cox Cemetery, Big Andy Ridge, Lee Co., KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • I think this William Sherman (#1095) is the same as the one I have listed as Sherman B. Cox (#1045). I will try to clean this up later. SMK.
    • Kentucky Birth Records, 1852-1910
      Name: Wm S Cox
      Birth Date: 5 Jan 1875
      Birth County: Wolfe
      Ethnicity: White
      Gender: Male
      Father's Name: B D Cox
      Mother's Name: Elizabeth Spencer
      County of Residence: Wolfe

      Kentucky Birth Records, 1852-1910
      Name: Sterman Cox
      Birth Date: 25 Dec 1874
      Birth County: Wolfe
      Ethnicity: White
      Gender: Male
      Father's Name: B D Cox
      Mother's Name: Elizabeth Spencer
      County of Residence: Wolfe

      Were these two born a week apart?


    • W. S. Cox

      mentioned in the record of W. S. Cox and Cora Hobbs

      Name W. S. Cox
      Birth Date 1875
      Age 20
      Spouse's Name Cora Hobbs
      Spouse's Birth Date 1875
      Spouse's Age 20
      Event Date 19 Dec 1895
      Event Place Lee, Kentucky
    Person ID  I095  Cox-Hobbs-Shoemaker
    Last Modified  6 Jun 2016 

    Father  Braxton Dickerson Cox,   b. 15 Mar 1844, Owsley Co., Ky. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Feb 1917, Campton, Wolfe Co., Ky. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Elizabeth Spencer,   b. 25 Mar 1850,   d. 22 Jun 1926 
    Married  Abt 1867 
    Family ID  F040  Group Sheet

    Family  Cora C. Hobbs,   b. 23 May 1875, Lee Co., KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1934 
    Married  1896 
    Family ID  F041  Group Sheet

  • Photos

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    Children of Lydia Cox
    Children of Lydia Cox
    Front Row: Jason Cox, Rebecca Cox, Realdy Cox and Ambers or Ambrose Cox.
    Back Row: Sherman Cox (s/o Dr. Braxton Jason or Dr. Jason Braxton Cox - Dr. Cox was the brother of Lydia Cox), my grandpa Mose Cox, Cora Hobbs (sister to Mose's wife Sarah Hobbs), Bill Cox and Cora Cox.
    Dr. Braxton Cox and family
see article on his family page
    Dr. Braxton Cox and family see article on his family page
    Back Row: fifth over from left - William Sherman Cox and wife Cora Hobbs Cox. Wm. Cox, the submitter of the photo to Ky. Explorer states that lady on right on front row is Rose Profitt. Braxton D. Cox had a daughter Rossia (Rose) that married a Profitt. This Braxton D. was the uncle to the B. D. Cox that was assassinated.
    Sherman Cox and wife, Cora Hobbs Cox
    Sherman Cox and wife, Cora Hobbs Cox
    Sherman Cox and wife, Cora.
    Sherman Cox and wife, Cora.
    Sherman Cox and Cora (Hobbs) Cox.
    Cox-Hobbs-Morgans-Gentry
    Cox-Hobbs-Morgans-Gentry
    Group photo with several identified.
    Shoemaker - Hobbs Family
    Shoemaker - Hobbs Family
    Front Row: Sarah Shoemaker Hobbs, unknown child, Cora Hobbs Cox, Sherman Cox, unknown child

    Back Row: Unknown, Temperance Hobbs (sister to Sarah Hobbs Cox), Mary Hobbs Gentry, unknown, unkown, William Henry Harrison Hobbs, unknown
    {feel free to correct me if I am wrong skouns7@aol.com)