Amos Cox[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10]

Male 1821 - 1898  (77 years)


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  • Name Amos Cox 
    Born 26 Mar 1821  Tioga, Tioga, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Endowed (LDS) 7 Jan 1846  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 2 Dec 1849  Big Grove Branch, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    High Priest Quorum 
    Died 12 Jul 1898  Shenandoah, Page, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Baptized (LDS) 13 Apr 1995  IFALL Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Person ID I7788  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 17 Nov 2012 

    Father Jonathan Upham Cox,   b. 5 Feb 1785, Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Apr 1830  (Age 45 years) 
    Mother Lucinda Blood,   d. 5 Dec 1838, Nelson, Portage, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 31 Aug 1807  [11
    Sealed P (LDS) 6 Oct 1994  JRIVE Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F6055  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Philena Morley,   b. 2 Oct 1813, Kirtland, Lake, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1894, Shenandoah, Page, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)  [12
    Married 20 Jun 1841  Lima, Adams, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Sealed S (LDS) 3 Feb 1846  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Philena L. Cox,   b. 7 Mar 1846, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1846, Mount Pisgah, Harrison, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Family ID F6053  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary J. Boyd 
    Family ID F6054  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
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  • Notes 
    • PROPERTY
      T3 R8

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, p 117
      High Priest Record, p 32
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 12, pp 176-178
      Nauvoo Marriages, p 20
      Hancock County Marriage Register, p 11
      Mormon Battalion
      Early Mormon Records, Vol 1 p 134 & p 144

      BIRTH PLACE VARIANT: Oswego, Oswego, New York

      DEATH PLACE VARIANT: Tragedy Springs, Sierra Nevada


      MOTHER NAME VARIANT: Lucindia BLOOD

      Name transcribed from A "Grave" Experience at the Mormon Pioneer Winter Quarters Cemetery. By Carlyle B. Jensen and Gail Geo. Holmes, Published by Authors October 1999. Quoted from with permission of Gail Geo. Holmes. The record is a Commencement to bury in the burying ground at Winter Quarters, North West Corner. Spellings, dates and etc. are as written in the original record - mistakes and all."

      Stated in record above forPhilina L. Cox daughter of Amos Cox, " Philina L. Cox; age 9 mos., 16 days; daughter of Amos and Philena Cox; deceased, Dec 23, 1846; desease, Hooping Cough; birthplace, Nauvoo, Hancock Co., Illinois; birthdate, Mar 7, 1846; grave, 45."

  • Sources 
    1. [S22] LDS - Early Mormon Records, , Vol 1 p 134 & p 144.

    2. [S25] USA - Illinois - Hancock County Marriage Index, 1829-1849, Tri-County Genealogical Society, compiler, (1983), 11.

    3. [S61] LDS - High Priests, Nauvoo and Salt Lake, Record, p 32.

    4. [S6] LDS - Membership of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints:1830-1848, 50 vols., Black, Susan Easton, Compiler, (LDS Church, Salt Lake City, 1990), 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 12, pp 176-178.

    5. [S82] Book - Mormon Battalion: US Army of the West, 1846-1848, Ricketts, Norma Baldwin.

    6. [S28] LDS - Nauvoo Marriage Record, Nauvoo Restoration Incorporated, es, p 20.

    7. [S7] LDS - Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (1845-1846), , p 117.

    8. [S12] Internet Link - BYU Winter Quarters Project - http://winterquarters.byu.edu.

    9. [S13] Internet Link - Pioneer Research Group Project - http://www.pioneerresearchgroup.org.

    10. [S7928] .

    11. [S2] Internet Link - International Genealogical Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

    12. [S544] LDS - Times and Seasons, 6 vols., Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Early LDS Periodical published in Nauvoo, Illinois, 1839-1846), Oct 1841.

    13. [S127] Book - Nauvoo Deaths and Marriages, 1839-1845, Cook, Lyndon W., (Grandin Book Company, Orem, Utah, 1994), p. 93.
      by Watson Cox
      As recorded in the Times and Seasons Oct 1841