Fifth Generation


230. William Allen COX207,208,234,412,413,414 was born on 30 May 1893 in IL, Henry Co., Alpha. He lived with his parents in IL, Henry Co., Alpha on 4 June 1900. He lived with his parents in IL, Henry Co., Alpha on 15 April 1910. He registered for the WWI draft in IL, Henry Co., Alpha on 5 June 1917 . He claimed exemption due to one bad eye. On 5 June 1917 William was self-employed and did moving picture and telephone work in IL, Henry Co., Alpha. He lived in IL, Warren Co., Alexis on 24 March 1920. On 24 March 1920 he was a telephone lineman in IL, Warren Co. William lived in IL, Warren Co., Alexis on 15 April 1930. His mother and sister Myrtle lived with him. On 15 April 1930 he was a telephone lineman in IL, Henry Co., Alpha. He was of medium height and slender, with brown eyes and hair. From "The Story of David Epperson & His Family of Albemarle Virginia"
"William Cox, Alexis, Illinois, son of Harriet and Everald Cox, was born May 30, 1893, at Alpha, Illinois. After attending high school he early took up the study of electricity and has made an unusual record in this line of work. He has an electrical business at Alexis, Illinois. He married Bessie E. Azdell of Little York, Illinois. They have one daughter, Elizabeth Ann Cox, born August 6, 1923, at Monmouth, Illinois."

William Allen COX and Bessie E. AZDELL were married on 25 November 1920 in IL, Warren Co.. Bessie E. AZDELL234,412 was born on 9 October 1895 in IL, Warren Co., Little York. She lived in IL, Warren Co., Alexis on 15 April 1930.

William Allen COX and Bessie E. AZDELL had the following children:

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Elizabeth Ann COX was born on 6 August 1923 in IL, Warren Co., Monmouth. She lived with her parents in IL, Warren Co., Alexis on 15 April 1930.