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Jonathan Elwood Cox
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Birth: Nov. 1, 1856
Rich Square
Northampton County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Mar. 28, 1932
High Point
Guilford County
North Carolina, USA

Son of Jonathan E. Cox (1818-1883) and Eliza Ann Hare(1818).Married Bertha Emily Snow (1859-1942) on 23 Oct 1878 in NC.
Ed: New Garden Boarding Sch. (now Guilford Coll.), N.C.; Bryant, Stratton Sadlers Bus. Coll., Baltimore, Md;
Earlham Coll., Richmond, Ind.
Candidate for Gov., N.C., 1908;
formerly mem., Highway Commn., Guilford Co;
Highway Commr., 5th Dist., N.C.;
Pres., Comml. Natl. Bank, High Point, S. & T. Co., J. Elwood Cox Mfg. Co., Parker Paper & Twine Co., Mutual Inv. Co;
Vice-Pres., Dir., Colonial Life Ins. Co., Raleigh;
Dir., Va. Trust Co., Richmond, Va., Greensboro B. & T. Co., Jefferson Standard Life Ins. Co., Greensboro, Carolina Mortgage Co., Raleigh, Atlantic Joint Stock Land Bank;
Chmn., Bd. of Trustees, Guilford Coll;
Trustee, Duke Foundation, 1926--. Mem: Exec. Council, A.B.A. (Pres., Natl. Bank Div., 1923; Treas., 1924).
Clubs: Country;
Commercial; Kiwanis; Commonwealth, Richmond, Va; Sedgefield.
Family links: 
  Jonathan Elliott Cox (1818 - 1895)
  Elizabeth Hare Cox (1817 - 1891)
New Garden Friends Cemetery
Guilford County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Jerry H.
Record added: Mar 12, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 106583020
Jonathan Elwood Cox
Added by: Jerry H.
Jonathan Elwood Cox
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