Nancy Cox1,2 daughter of Unknown2 Cox was born on Feb 7, 1785 in Laurens Co, SC. Her grandson William Fletcher Cox stated that her maiden name was Cox. (maybe a cousin?) Many family trees list her maiden name as Bryant but I have not seen documentation to support this.2,3,4
Edward S Cox 31 married Nancy Cox 21 daughter of Unknown2 Cox c. 1806. Probably Georgia if he was the Edward Cox in the 1805 land lottery. Marriages were not required to be recorded in Georgia until 1807. Date is based on birth of first known child William being born in 1807.2
Nancy Cox was listed in the household of Edward S Cox in the census in 1830 in Pike Co, AL. female 40-49.5
Nancy Cox was not located in the US Federal census in 1840.
Nancy was listed as the mother of William Cox in the census in 1850 in Southern Div, Dale Co, AL.6
Dale County Alabama Tomb Records. Custom Id: 11; Love Houston Memorial Library, ,, Dothan, Houston Co, AL. Call Number: 929.3761 HAY.
One World Tree. Custom Id: 4; ancestry.com.
Find A Grave. Custom Id: 48; online.
Emmett Cox, The Edward and Nancy Cox Clan & Related Families, (not published). Custom Id: 977; personal copy.
1830 United States Federal Census
1850 United States Federal Census. Custom Id: 237; ancestry.com.
1840 United States Federal Census
U.S. Federal Census Mortality Schedules Index. Custom Id: 281; ancestry.com.