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Jacob Dolson Cox
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Birth: May 15, 1852
Warren
Trumbull County
Ohio, USA
Death: Feb. 23, 1930
Pasadena
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Manufacturer.
Son of Jacob Dolson and Helen Finney Cox.
His father was the 22nd Governor of Ohio and secretary of the interior under President Grant. His mother was the oldest daughter of Charles Granderson Finney, President of Oberlin College.

He married Ellen Atwood Prentiss on October 9, 1878. He was father of Samuel Houghton Cox, Jacob Dolson, Jr., and Jeannette P.(Morrill.)

Co-founder of Cleveland manufacturing firm Cox and Prentiss, later ACME-Cleveland Corp. Director of the Cleveland Trust Co. Member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Frankling Institute; Society of Mayflower Descendants; Loyal Legion. 
 
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 Parents:
  Jacob Dolson Cox (1828 - 1900)
  Helen Clarissa Finney Cox (1828 - 1911)
 
 Spouse:
  Ellen Atwood Prentiss Cox (1853 - 1939)
 
 Children:
  Jacob Dolson Cox (1881 - 1953)*
 
 Siblings:
  Helen Finney Cox Black (1850 - 1936)*
  Jacob Dolson Cox (1852 - 1930)
  Kenyon Cox (1856 - 1919)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lake View Cemetery
Cleveland
Cuyahoga County
Ohio, USA
 
Created by: Mary Blank Szekely
Record added: May 19, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19447175
Jacob Dolson Cox
Added by: Mary Blank Szekely
 
Jacob Dolson Cox
Added by: Mary Blank Szekely
 
Jacob Dolson Cox
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