John Nelson Cox

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Cox Family Line
William Cox
John Cox
Daniel Root Cox
John Nelson Cox
Daniel Franklin Cox
Marvin Luther Cox
Ronald J Cox
Sean Marvin Cox
  IndividualAndParentsLinkBars.png Daniel Root Cox (family)
John Nelson Cox  
0 Martha Anne German
Spouse 1
Polly Ann Barton (family)
born Sept 1870, Died Fall 1890
  • Polly=Molly=Mary
  • buried in a private cemetery on her Grandfather Barton's land near Fanshaw Indian Territory (now Oklahoma)
  • Parents: Moses and Martha Barton traveled with Cox and Wilson family out of Carolinas to Alabama and eventually to Oklahoma
  • Source: Letter to Berneice Cox from Inez daughter of William R. Cox (brother of Marvin Cox)
Spouse 2
Parthenia Elizabeth Janes (family)
20 Sep 1891
Haskell Co., Oklahoma
Divorced: Bef. 1930


20 Jun 1868
Hackett City, Sebastian Co., Arkansas
25 Feb 1951
Henryetta, Okfuskee Co, Oklahoma
San Bois Cemetery, Kinta, Haskell County, Oklahoma


Haskell County Marriages
Choctaw Nation, Indian Territory Marriage Records from the McCurtain, Haskell County, Oklahoma Genealogical Society website (Ordered by groom here.)
Record reads: Cox, John Nelson , 23 , Caston , C.N., I.T., to Jams, Parthena , 21 , Caston , 20 Sep 1891
Format is: Groom, Age, Residence, Bride, Age, Residence, Date
This marriage date differs from what I have found elsewhere, though only by a day. However, this is my best source.