Fifth Generation


258. Frederic Byrd COX132,255,257,402 was born on 26 May 1884 in IA, Jasper Co.. He lived with his parents in IL, Rock Island Co., Moline on 12 June 1900. In 1914 he worked with his father at the Moline City Express Company in IL, Rock Island Co., Moline, 1402A 4th Ave. Frederic lived in IL, Rock Island Co., Moline, 3809 5th Ave. on 12 September 1918. On 12 September 1918 he was a clerk at Dirre & Co. in IL, Rock Island Co., Moline, 3rd Ave. He registered for the WWI draft in IL, Rock Island Co., Moline on 12 September 1918 . He lived in IL, Rock Island Co., Rock Island on 3 January 1920. On 3 January 1920 Frederic was a clerk in an implement factory in IL, Rock Island Co. He was of medium height and slender, with brown eyes and black hair. He was Methodist. His WWI draft registration notes that he was crippled in his left foot.

In the "Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of Rock Island County," Frederic "resides in Watertown. Both father and son are well known throughout Rock Island county, and are men of sterling integrity, and uprightness of purpose, who stand high in their several communities."

Frederic Byrd COX and Gertrude M. ASHER were married before 1914. Gertrude M. ASHER132,257 was born in 1889 in IA. She lived in IL, Rock Island Co., Rock Island on 3 January 1920.

Frederic Byrd COX and Gertrude M. ASHER had the following children:

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Robert Burdette COX was born in 1912 in IL, Rock Island Co.. He lived with his parents in IL, Rock Island Co., Rock Island on 3 January 1920.