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Tench Coxe
Birth: May 22, 1755
Death: Jul. 17, 1824

Continental Congressman. Served as a Delegate to the Continental Congress from Pennsylvania in 1789. He was also an author. (bio by: K) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Rebecca Coxe (1764 - 1806)
 
 Children:
  Charles Sidney Coxe (1791 - 1879)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Christ Church Burial Ground
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jun 18, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7595515
Tench Coxe
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Tench Coxe
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Tench Coxe
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Rest in peace... There is much more to Tench Cox than this brief bio hints. While Tench Coxe married his cousin and they had 10 children together, he was often absent, and in letters to him she complained bitterly about his absence. Instead, his true love...(Read more)
- Linda
 Added: Mar. 25, 2015
Tench Coxe
- Jonathan Robert De Mallie, Historian
 Added: Jan. 22, 2015

- JARROTT P. COX
 Added: Nov. 16, 2014
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