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Name Cox, William Wallace, 1832-1907
Born 11/12/1832
Birthplace Cattaraugus, New York
Father Cox, Mordeci
Mother Cox, Eliza (Wallace)
Spouse Cox, Rebecca (Sampson), 1835-1900
Children Ruby, Catherine "Kate" (Cox), 1859-1940
Cox, Nettie M., 1861-1892
Cox, Elmer Ellsworth, 1863-1897
Cox, Lincoln William, 1865-?
Cox, Omar L., 1867-1943
Cox, Charles B., 1869-?
Baker, Nora (Cox), 1870-1930
Cox, Carrie D., 1872-1872
Deceased 02/26/1907
Deceased where Seward, Nebraska

Associated Records

Image of RG0916.AM - RG0916 Cox, Nettie M., 1861-1892?

RG0916.AM - RG0916 Cox, Nettie M., 1861-1892?

The collection consists of a four page, handwritten essay entitled, "The First Schoolhouse of Seward County," by Nettie M. Cox. The essay is dated November 29, 1878, and gives a physical description of the first school building in Seward County.

Image of RG0955.AM - RG0955 Cox, William Wallace, 1832-1907

RG0955.AM - RG0955 Cox, William Wallace, 1832-1907

This collection consists of four folders of information relating to the life of Cox and includes newspaper clippings from 1884 to 1895 of incidents and events surrounding Seward County, Nebraska. There is also a manuscript written by Cox in support of the temperance movement.