Fourth Generation


104. Hill Kirby COX65,66,127,128,129,132,244,250,253,254,255 was born on 14 April 1849 in IL, Rock Island Co., Hampton. He lived with his parents in IL, Rock Island Co., Hampton on 25 November 1850. He lived with his parents in IL, Rock Island Co., Hampton on 20 July 1860. On 8 March 1865 in IL, Peoria Co., Peoria he enlisted in the joined the Union Army for 1 year in the Civil War. He mustered in as a private in Co. C, 14th IL Cav on 8 March 1865 in IL, Peoria Co., Peoria. He was mustered in by Major Horton. Although his age on official army records was 18, he was only 15 when he enlisted. Hill lived in IL, Henry Co., Yorktown on 8 March 1865. He mustered out the Civil War on 31 July 1865 in TN, Giles Co., Pulaski. He was mustered out by Captain Jackson. He lived with his parents in IL, Rock Island Co., Hampton on 16 July 1870. On 16 July 1870 he worked on his father's farm in IL, Rock Island Co., Hampton. Hill lived next to his parents and his brother Augustus in IL, Rock Island Co., Hampton on 18 June 1880. On 18 June 1880 he was a farm laborer in IL, Rock Island Co., Hampton. He lived in IL, Rock Island Co., Sears on 1 June 1900. He enumerated the 1900 census for part of Rock Island Co., IL. On 4 February 1910 in IL, Adams Co., Quincy, Soldiers and Sailors Home Hill admitted as a patient suffering from "being worn out in body." His record number was #8966. He died between 1914 and 1916 in IL, Adams Co., Quincy, Soldiers and Sailors Home. He was 5'4", blue-eyed, with brown hair and a dark complexion. Hill was a Republican. His middle initial was variously given as either K. or R.

Hill Kirby COX and Sarah JACKSON were married on 13 September 1882 in IL, Rock Island Co.. Sarah JACKSON128,244,255,256,257 was born in March 1853 in VA. She lived in IL, Rock Island Co., Hampton on 18 June 1880. She lived in IL, Rock Island Co., Sears on 1 June 1900. Sarah lived in her daughter Anna Huss's household in IL, Rock Island Co., Sears on 16 April 1910. She lived in her daughter Anna Huss's household in IL, Rock Island Co., S. Rock Island on 8 January 1920. She died between 1920 and 1930 in IL, Rock Island Co.. Her husband was admitted to the Quincy Soldiers and Sailors Home on 4 Feb 1910. Sarah then went to live with her daughter Anna.

Hill Kirby COX and Sarah JACKSON had the following children:

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Nellie M. COX.

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Florence Maude "Maud" COX.

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Edgar H. COX128,130 was born in 1879 in IL, Rock Island Co., Hampton. He lived with his parents near his grandparents and uncle Augustus Cox in IL, Rock Island Co., Hampton on 18 June 1880.

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Anna M. "Annie" COX.