Re: Leo Elijah Cox b.1880 in Indiana
Joseph Wesley Cox born 1831 in Greene Co., Ohio died 1891 in Union City, IN was my g. grandfather.
Joseph was the son of David Sutton Cox. David Sutton Cox was married twice.
Children of David Sutton Cox and his first wife Annie S, Tingley are:
James Milton Cox born 16 Dec 1818 in Casstown, Ohio
Daniel Yunz Cox born 22 Nov 1822
Samuel Tingley Cox born 1825
Annie Tingley Cox died and Davic Sutton Cox married Mary Hand 4 May 1828 in Green Co., Ohio.
children of David Sutton Cox and Mary Hand are
Joseph Wesley Cox 1831-1891 my ancestor
Sarah W. Cox born 1833
Mary C. Coxborn 1835
Peter L. Cox born 1836
William Cox born 1839
Joseph Wesley Cox 1831-1891 marriedEmaline/Amaline Shaw in 1854 in Miami Co., Ohio.They are in the 1860 census in IN with childrenWilliam O. Cox born 1855, Lavina born 1856 and Edward Cox born 1859
Joseph Wesley Cox divorced Emaline Shaw and Joseph Wesley Cox married Julia Ann Brown 23 Feb 1866 in Centerville, Wayne Co., IN.
children that I know of of this marriage are from the 1880 census,
Jennie Cox age 13
Samuel J. Cox age 11
Oliver Cox age 7
Charles Wesley Cox 1874-1908 my grandfather
I also found a Mary Jane Cox who married a John Finfrock buried near Joseph and Julia Cox