Person:Friend Cox (2)

Friend E. Cox
m. 13 Feb 1775
  1. John Cox1777 -
  2. Isaac Cox1779 -
  3. Joseph Cox1783 -
  4. Jonathan Cox1785 -
  5. Nancy Cox1788 -
  6. George Cox1791 -
  7. Friend E. Cox1794 - 1877
m. 4 May 1819
m. 26 May 1831
m. 14 Aug 1839
Facts and Events
Name Friend E. Cox
Gender Male
Birth[1] 31 Mar 1794 Wellsburg, Brooke County, Virginia
Marriage 4 May 1819 Wheeling, Ohio County, Virginiato Elizabeth Jane Woods
Marriage 26 May 1831 Tyler County, Virginiato Rebecca Williams Thistle
Marriage 14 Aug 1839 Tyler County, Virginiato Susanna Baker Thistle
Death[1] 8 Feb 1877 Wetzel County, West Virginia
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    vii. FRIEND E. COX, b. March 31, 1794, Wellsburg, Brook County, (West)Virginia;
    d. February 08, 1877, Wetzel County, West Virginia; m. (1) ELIZABETH JANE
    WOODS, May 04,1819, Near Wheeling, Ohio County, (West) Virginia by Bishop
    Alexander Campbell;d. 1826; m. (2) REBECCA WILLIAMS THISTLE, May 26, 1831,
    Tyler County, W.VA; b. March 21, 1812;d. June 06, 1838; m. (3) SUSANNA
    BAKER THISTLE, August 14, 1839, Tyler County, W.VA; b. January 09,1821;
    d. January 12, 1900.

    Notes for FRIEND E. COX:

    History of West Virginia andthe People

    (I) --- Cox, the firstmember of this family of whom we have definite information, died at Wellsburg,Brooke county, Virginia, where his life was mainly spent.
    He married ---.Child, Friend, of whom further.

    (II) Friend, son of --- Cox,was born at Wellsburg, Virginia, died at New Martinsville. About the time ofhis marriage he moved into Wetzel county, Virginia, and settled at NewMartinsville. Here he was the first merchant in the place, became a large landowner, and was a prominent farmer. For twenty-four years he held the office ofcounty clerk of Wetzel county. He married Susan, daughter of Samson and SusanThistle, who died at New Martinsville.
    Children: David H., of whom further; Friend, deceased; Lina Russell, married Josephus B. Clark; Agnes, married Curtis Priest; Ella, married Rev. John Jackson.