Horatio F Cox1,2

#3684, (circa 1803 - before 24 April 1873)

Family

Rebecca Johnson b. c 1808, d. 1889
Children 1.Pannel Cox+4 (c 1830 - )
 2.Lemon Cox+4 (c 1832 - )
 3.Sarah J Cox4 (c 1835 - )
 4.Louisa J Cox4 (c 1838 - c 1890)
 5.Walter Scott Cox+4 (c 1840 - )
Speculative, no proof that this Rebecca is the dau. of Walter and Anna.3 
Birth*circa 1803He was born circa 1803 at VirginiaG.4 
Marriage*say 1828He married Rebecca Johnson, daughter of Walter Johnson and Anna Bridges, say 1828.5 
1840He and Rebecca Johnson appeared on the census of 1840 at Anderson Twp., Hamilton Co., OhioG.6 
24 September 1850He and Rebecca Johnson appeared on the census of 24 September 1850 at Anderson Twp., Hamilton Co., OhioG; nei. W W, fam. 852.4 
20 June 1860He and Rebecca Johnson appeared on the census of 20 June 1860 at Anderson Twp., Hamilton Co., OhioG; neis. Lemon and Harriet Cox, fam. 368; Walter R Johnson (37), fam 369.7 
24 June 1870He and Rebecca Johnson appeared on the census of 24 June 1870 at Anderson Twp., Hamilton Co., OhioG.8 
17 July 1872He left a will on 17 July 1872 at Hamilton Co., OhioG.1 
Death*before 24 April 1873He died before 24 April 1873.1 
Probate*24 April 1873His estate was probated on 24 April 1873 at Hamilton Co., OhioG.1 

Citations

  1. [S1678] Ohio, Wills and Probate Records, 1786-1998, index and images, online Ancestry.com, Hamilton Co., Wills, Vol 37-38, 1873-1874, img. 318/699. Will and probate record of Horatio F Cox. Will dated 17 Jul 1872; names "beloved wife" executrix and heir to the farm for her natural life; at her death all to be sold and proceed distributed to children Pannell T Cox, Lemon M Cox, Louisa J Cox and Walter S Cox. Witn. Charles and R L Wright, proved 24 Apr 1872.
  2. [S189] Henry A. Ford and Mrs. Kate B. Ford, compiler, History of Hamilton County Ohio with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches (Cleveland, Ohio: L. A. Williams & Co., 1881), pages 242-254, transcribed by Kym Pitman.
  3. [S520] VWH.
  4. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census. Horatio Cox (47), b. VA, farmer, real estate value $4000; Rebecca (42), b. OH.
  5. [S189] Henry A. Ford and Mrs. Kate B. Ford, History of Hamilton County, p. 248, "Walter Johnson settled in Anderson township in 1804, where his death occurred eighteen years after. He was born in Pennsylvania in 1782. He was a leading farmer, and was several times a member of the board of trustees of the school board. His wife was Anna Bridges. The surviving members of his family are Rebecca Cox, W. W. H.Johnson, Franklin Johnson, Hannah Cord, Charles Johnson, Walter R. Johnson, Anna Johnson, and Sallie Norton."
  6. [S54] 1840 U.S. Federal Census. Horatio F (30-39); F (30-39) [Rebecca]; m (10-14) [Pannel], m (5-9) [____]; f (15-19) [poss. Limon], f (5-9) [Sarah J], f (<5) [Louisa].
  7. [S19] 1860 U.S. Federal Census. H F (57), b. VA, farmer; Rabecca [sic] (54), b. OH.
  8. [S18] 1870 U.S. Federal Census. Horatio F (67), b. VA, farmer; Rebecca (62), b. OH, keeping house.