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Samuel S. Cox
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Birth: Oct. 15, 1867
Missouri, USA
Death: Jan. 13, 1933
Vinita
Craig County
Oklahoma, USA

Samuel S. was the son of Charles R & Nancy Angeline (Freeman) Cox. On 1/25/1888 he married Laura J. Roark who was the daughter of Joseph & Georgeann (Alexander) Roark.

By 1900 Samuel & Laura had moved from their home in Vernon County, MO to OK. They were active members of the Missionary Baptist Church. On 4/12/1907, Laura died in child-birth...as did their baby Leonard.

On 11/30/1912 Samuel was united in marriage to Mrs. Louisa Davidson Price.

In the 1920's Samuel became town marshal of Centralia, OK, although he also continued to farm. Samuel & his second family resided on a joint property with his daughter Beulah & her husband Claude Elmer Burns.

On 1/9/1933 Samuel was taken to the Eastern State Hospital in Vinita, OK where 4 days later he passed away from a cerebral hemorrhage. He is buried in the Welch Cemetery next to his first wife, Laura J Roark Cox.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles R. Cox (1837 - 1920)
  Nancy Angeline Freeman Cox (1840 - 1882)
 
 Spouses:
  Laura Josephine Roark Cox (1864 - 1907)
  Louisa Jane Davidson Stubblefield (1876 - 1976)*
 
 Children:
  Frank C. Cox (1890 - 1974)*
  Charles Otto V. Cox (1891 - 1945)*
  Ethel Mae Cox Sheffield (1894 - 1970)*
  Myrtle R Cox Ruthrauff (1898 - 1974)*
  Newman Ansly Cox (1900 - 1933)*
  Alma Elnora Cox LeForce (1901 - 1952)*
  Beulah Cox Burns (1903 - 1977)*
  Leonard Cox (1907 - 1907)*
  Louise Josephine Cox Cook (1914 - 2003)*
  Johnnie Owen Cox (1916 - 1990)*
 
 Siblings:
  Maude Cox Holderman (____ - 1977)**
  John Charles Cox (1857 - 1871)*
  Juan Cox Shurley (1859 - 1942)*
  Mary Virginia Cox Pate (1861 - 1941)*
  Bettie J. Cox Faubion (1864 - 1939)*
  Samuel S. Cox (1867 - 1933)
  George Harde Cox (1869 - 1872)*
  Leonard William Cox (1875 - 1950)*
  Addie May Cox Majors (1877 - 1924)*
  Angela Cox Majors (1882 - 1964)*
  Charles T. Cox (1884 - 1966)**
  John Raymond Cox (1885 - 1954)**
  Mahala L Cox Holderman (1887 - 1968)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Welch Cemetery
Welch
Craig County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: DMLeForce
Record added: May 27, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37598861
Samuel S. Cox
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Samuel S. Cox
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Samuel S. Cox
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For my 1st cousin 3x removed
- Nona Forrest
 Added: Jan. 2, 2013

- Neil B (John 3:16)
 Added: Feb. 12, 2011
RIP GGrandpa Samuel
- DMLeForce
 Added: May. 27, 2009
 
 
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