|. Matthew Cox, c1735 - 1804, s/o Matthew Cox
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
. Matthew Cox,2 (Matthew,1)
. b ca 1735 Essex Co, Va; d 1804 Caldwell Co, NC. One source says he died Jul 1804 Wilkes Co, NC.
. He was supposedly s/o Matthew and Mary Cox.
. Poss m(1) 21 Nov 1764 Amelia Co, Va to Mary Bagley, d/o George Bagley.
. m(2) 1761 Halifax Co, Va to Lucy Dickerson Spencer, b ca 1740 Louisa Co, Va (or ca 1735 Halifax Co), d 1832 Caldwell Co, NC,
. d/o Griffith Dickerson of Halifax Co. Lucy had m(1) ca 1755 to Abraham Spencer, b ca 1735, and had 3 children by him.
. One source says Lucy was b 1730, d 1842.
. 1804, Jul: Wilkes Co, NC: Matthew's will of 8 Mar 1804 presented in court, execs sons Carter and Matthew.
1 1. Carter Cox, b ca 1762 Halifax Co, Va (or b 1767), d 1852 Floyd Co, Va, m(1) Ann Wade, b 1750, d/o James Ballinger Wade and
. Dorothy ____. Carter m(2) Nancy Anna Reed, b 1767 Franklin Co, Va, d 1843 Floyd Co, Va, d/o George Reed and Nancy Anna
. 2. Maston Cox, b ca 1765, d 1803 Burke Co, NC.
3 3. Ambrose Norwood Cox Sr, b ca 1772 Halifax Co, m Sarah Reed (Sally).
4 4. Matthew Cox, b 1773 prob Botetourt Co, Va (or 4 May 1786), d 1865 Burke Co, NC, m(1) Mary Bishop, b 1784, d 30 Jan
. 1880 NC, d/o Henry Bishop and Frances Simpkins. Matthew m(2) Margaret Sherrill, b 1774 NC, d 1865.
. Moved to Caldwell Co, NC, and later to Ashe Co, NC.
5 5. Aris T. Cox, b 5 May 1774 near Yorktown, Va, d 27 Aug 1867 Franklin Co, Va, m Ruth Box, b 1783 SC, d 13 Mar 1855 Frank-
. lin) now Banks) Co, Ga, d/o Michael Box and Mary Bolton.
. 6. Delphine Cox (Delphy), b 1777 Botetourt Co, Va, m William Roberts.
6 7. Braxton Dickerson Cox, b 28 Dec 1780 Montgomery Co, d 1856 Ky, m Nancy Allison, b 1780 Wilkes Co, NC, d 1860 Yan-
. cey Co, NC, d/o William Allison and Lucy Lucinda Thompson.
. Ref: 1. "Ambrose N. Cox, Sr., Descendants 1772-1972", Elza B. Cox, 1973.
. 2. Ron Bryant's notes at www.rootsweb.com, email: email@example.com
. 3. Cora Lee Berry's notes at www.rootsweb.com, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
. 4. records.ancestry.com