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Willie Cox[1]

Male 1918 - 1984


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  • Born  14 Feb 1918  Craven County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender  Male 
    Died  May 1984  Norfolk, Norfolk County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Buried  Dover, Craven County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID  I1144  Main
    Last Modified  19 Apr 2008 

    Father  Edward Cox, Sr.,   b. Jan 1875, Craven County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Dec 1934, Dover (Craven County, NC) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Sophia West,   b. Jun 1877, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  approx. 1897 
    Family ID  F374  Group Sheet

    Family  Minnie Bell,   b. 03 Mar 1920,   d. 18 Sep 1991, Norfolk, Norfolk County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified  6 Jan 2007 
    Family ID  F554  Group Sheet

  • Documents
    1920 NC Census: Ed Cox (Head)
    1920 NC Census: Ed Cox (Head)
    Enumeration Date: 9 Jan 1920
    Enumeration District: 17
    Sheet: 5A
    Location: 3rd Township, Craven County, NC

    Edgar - head, age 48, married
    Sophia - wife, age 38
    Robert - son, age 18
    Channie - daughter, age 16
    Rudolph - son, age 14
    Pearl - daughter, age 11
    Major F. - son, age 9
    Eddie - daughter, age 7
    Albert - son, age 6
    Charlie - son, age 4
    Lonnie - son, age 2
    Willis - son, age 1

    Note: Edward's name is listed wrong and several of the kids have different genders on this census vs. some other census records.
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.

    Headstones
    Headstone: Willis Cox
    Headstone: Willis Cox

  • Notes 
    • Name in SSDI is "Willie"

  • Sources 
    1. [S51] 1920 NC Census: Craven County (Twp 3).

    2. [S31] Craven County Register of Deeds. Records Database. http://deeds.cravencounty.com, 6 Jan 2007.
      Book 1918, pg. 1021

    3. [S2] SSDI, 6 Jan 2007.

    4. [S34] Alum Springs Church Cemetery , Eastern NC Genealogical Society, 6 Jan 2007.

    5. [S34] Alum Springs Church Cemetery , Eastern NC Genealogical Society, 6 Jan 2007.
      Headstone has Willie? but all other records indicate his name was Willis.