.      Ambrose Norwood Cox Sr, c1772 - 1848, s/o Matthew Cox
.                                                                                                       (INDEX)
.                                                                 author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

3    Ambrose Norwood Cox Sr,3                                                                                                    (Matthew,2,Matthew,1)
.
.          b ca 1772 Halifax Co, Va; d ca 10 Mar 1848 Floyd Co, Va.
.             One source says he was b 1763, d 1847.
.          m ca 5 Sep 1790 Montgomery Co, Va to Sarah Reed (Sally), b ca 1775 Franklin Co, Va, d 26 Sep 1854 Floyd Co, d/o George and
.              Anna Reed.

.          1810 Montgomery Co, Va census, Christiansburg, p 32 (649), Ambrous Cox, 21110-23010-01.
.          1820 Montgomery Co, Va census, Blacksburg, p 6 (171A), Ambrose Cox, 210011-02010-03001-00001.
.          1830 Montgomery Co, Va census, p 9 (59), Ambrose Cox "Jr", 001100001-01010001.
.          1840 Montgomery Co, Va census, p 31 (182), Ambrose Cox "Jr", 0000000001-000100001; slaves: 310200-90210; 21 total; 7 in
.                   agric.
.          1850 Floyd Co, Va census, Western Dist No 15, p 444, #930/931, Sarah Cox,75 Franklin Co.

.          issue:

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1.   Disa Cox (Decy), b 10 Jul 1792 Montgomery Co, m John Bishop, b ca 1782-86 Va, s/o Henry Bishop and Frances Simpkins.
.                1850 Floyd Co census, p 444, #926/926, John Bishop,64 Montgomery Co, farmer, $800, Dicy,60 Floyd Co, Jacob,19 Floyd
.                         Co, laborer.
.                1860 Floyd Co census, Copper Valley, p 556, #874/821, John Bishop,78 Va, farmer, --, $300, Disa,76, plus 2 boarders.

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2.   Luke Cox, b 23 Mar 1794 Montgomery Co, m(1) Katherine Hilton (Katy), m(2) Sarah Worrell (Sally), m(3) Nancy Slusher.

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3.   Ambrose Norwood Cox Jr, b 22 Jul 1796 Montgomery Co, m(1) Elizabeth Sumpter (Minnie,Min), m(2) Decy Phillips (Dicy).

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4.   Nancy Cox, b 17 Aug 1798, m 5 Dec 1818 to Samuel Lester.

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5.   Mary Cox (Polly), b 17 Aug 1798 Montgomery Co, d 26 Sep 1854, m 26 Dec 1822 Grayson Co to Randolph L. Phillips
.                (Randy) (#42122), b ca 1797-00 "Floyd Co", s/o William Tobias Phillips and Alice B. Henson (Elsa,Elsie,Alicy).  Randolph
.                m(2) 12 Sep 1867 Carroll Co to his 1st cousin Virginia Jane Quesenberry Wright (Jenny), b ca 1803-09 "Floyd" Co, d/o James
.                Frederick Quesenberry (Frederick) and Mary Phillips (Molly) (d/o
Tobias Phillips (#421) and Margaret (?Jennings) (Peggy),
.                and wid of Abraham Wright.

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6.   Sarah Cox (Sally), b 4 Aug 1800 Montgomery Co, d 26 Sep 1854, m 15 Sep 1820 Montgomery Co to George Quesenberry,
.                s/o James Frederick Quesenberry (Frederick) and Mary Philips (Molly) (d/o
Tobias Phillips (#421) and Margaret (?Jennings)
.                (Peggy).

.          
7.   Elizabeth Cox (Betsey), b 22 Jul 1802 Montgomery Co, m 22 Feb 1826 Montgomery Co to Henry Wade, b 1806, prob s/o
.                John Wade.

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8.   Lucy Cox, b 26 Aug 1804 Beuford, Montgomery Co, d 11 Mar 1859 Floyd Co, m Tobias Phillips (#421), b ca 1793 Va, d
.                Sep 1832, s/o William Tobias Phillips and Alice B. Henson (Elsa,Elsie,Alicy).  "Lucinda" m(2) 3 Dec 1843 to Henry F. Burke,
.                b ca 1797-1800 Albemarle Co, Va.

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9.   William Braxton Cox (Braxton,Brack), b 26 Jul 1806 Montgomery Co, m Nancy Phillips (Patsy).

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10.   Paul Cox, b 29 Jan 1808, prob d young.

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11.   Eunice Cox, b 12 Jan 1811 Montgomery Co, m 10 Jun 1834 to Joshua Wilson, b 3 Oct 1798 Montgomery Co, Va, d 14 Sep
.                1864 Hancock Co, Ill, bur Holland Cem, Hancock Co, s/o John Wilson and Elizabeth Cummins.  Joshua had m(1) 7 Mar 1820
.                Montgomery Co to Delila Stegall, b ca 1820 Montgomery Co.

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12.   Mastin Cox, b 6 Jul 1813 Beuford, Montgomery Co, m Belinda Wilson (?Melinda).
.                Moved to Hancock Co, Ill.

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13.   Aris Reed Cox (Ras), b 6 Jun 1817 Montgomery Co, m Irenia Mabry (Irene).








.          Ref:  1. "
Ambrose N. Cox, Sr., Descendants 1772-1972", Elza B. Cox, 1973.
.                   2.   Ron Bryant's notes at
www.rootsweb.com, email: bryant@qconline.com