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JOHN COX

John Cox born  John Cox married Francis John died 1820 Hawkins Co TN.


 

HAWKINS COUNTY, TENNESSEE, STRAY MASTER'S BOOKS, 1787-1791

 

Cox, John

January 9, 1791

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John Cox – Will 

Hawkins County, TN.

“Will Book I- II 1786-1886” Abstract
by Carolyn S. Gardner and Sheila W. Johnston 

Page 91
Dated: May 16, 1816 Proven: Nov., 1820
In the Name of God, Amen. I, John Cox of the State of Tennessee and County of Hawkins,

being of sound sense and memory, though in a declining state of health, do this sixteenth

day of May, eighteen hundred and sixteen, make and publish this my last Will and Testament

in writing. First. I desire after decease to be buried in a plain and decent manner. Item.

I do give the following children one dollar each, (Viz): Patty Matlock, Nancy Sims,

Elizabeth Sims, Sally Cocke, Katy Looney, Josiah and Absalom Cox. Item. I do give the

balance of my property both real and personal to my son George Cox on condition that he

takes good care of his mother and my wife Frances Cox during her life, except my sorrel

horse colt. Item. I do give my grandson Russel Cox my sorrel horse colt. Item. I appoint

and request my son George Cox to be my Executor of this my last Will and Testament, and

do hereby revoke and void every other will or wills by me made. In witness whereof I,

the said John Cox Testator, have hereunto set my hand and affixed my seal, the day and date

above written.
John x Cox(seal) Test. (his mark) John Howell John Laughmiller

 

Francis Cox appears to be living with son George in 1830 and is listed as being 70-80


 

1830 COX GEORGE Hawkins Co TN 51 0111001-000100101

 


 

CHILDREN


 

PATSY COX born Patsy married John Matlock


 

NANCY COX born Nancy married Sims


 

ELIZABETH COX born Elizabeth married Robert Sims


 

SALLY COX born Sally married Cocke


 

KATY COX born Katy married Looney


 

JOSIAH COX born


 

ABSOLOM COX born


 

GEORGE COX born 1780-1790


 

1830 COX GEORGE Hawkins Co TN 51 0111001-000100101

1840 COX GEORGE Hawkins Con TN 204 11011001-10001001


 

 

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