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Pvt Sylvester Cox
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Birth: 1834
Death: Sep. 6, 1872

Gopsill's 1860 Philadelphia Directory:
Cox, Sylvester, laborer, Armat (Gtn)

29 June 1860 Census:
1st Division, 14th Ward [10th - Broad, Poplar to Vine]
Emanuel Cox, 21, Paper Hanger
Marg Cox, 48
Saluther [Salathial] Cox, 28, Bricklayer
Sylvester, 26, Cab Maker
Julia A, 23
Anna M. Cox, 17
Albert Cox, 15
Malinda Cox, 13
All born in Penna.

Gopsill's 1865 Philadelphia Directory:
Cox, Sylvester, cabinetmaker, 1232 Heath

14 June 1870 Census:
14th Ward, 47th District
Sylvester Cox, 36, Cabinet Maker, Montg. Co., Pa.
Elizabeth Cox, 29, House Keeping, Jackson, Miss.
Ida Cox, 10, Phila.

Next door:
Salathial Cox, 38, Brick Layer, born Montg. Co., Pa.
Emma Cox, 35, House Keeping, born Phila.
Emma V., 16, born Phila.
Annie F., born Chicago
William S., 12, Phila.

There is a Sylvester Cox listed in Union Church records, Whitemarsh, Montgomery County. His death is listed as 9-9-1871... "from Philadelphia."

His obituary proves that the correct death date was September 6, 1872. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Cox (1788 - 1849)
  Margaret Ritter Cox (1811 - 1863)
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Ann Cox Leister (1813 - 1894)**
  Charles Cox (1815 - 1849)**
  John Cox (1817 - 1877)**
  Reuben Cox (1819 - 1886)**
  Elias Cox (1830 - 1904)**
  Salathiel Cox (1833 - 1900)*
  Sylvester Cox (1834 - 1872)
  Emanuel Cox (1839 - 1878)*
  Anna Maria Cox Moyer (1842 - 1872)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Union Cemetery
Whitemarsh
Montgomery County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Researcher
Record added: Jul 24, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20610245
Pvt Sylvester Cox
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Pvt Sylvester Cox
Added by: Researcher
 
Pvt Sylvester Cox
Added by: Researcher
 
 
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