Here is a 5 generation Ahnentafel Chart for the Cox side of the family. My father is Number One on this chart. Most of these folks lived in Ohio at one time or another. Besides COX, their surnames are JONES, DESELM, FARIES, UNDERWOOD, DESELLEM, LEWIS, FARRIS, SAMS, HUGHES, WRIGHT, LAW, WEST, CLAVIL.
2 Clyde Harrison COX Sr. Born on 19 Nov 1888 in Center Twp., Wood Co., OH. Clyde Harrison died in Toledo, Lucas Co., OH on 10 Sep 1976; he was 87. Buried on 14 Sep 1976 in Toledo Memorial Cem., Sylvania, Lucas Co. OH. Occupation: Dentist. Education: Starling Medical College (OSU) Columbus OH.
On 3 Sep 1913 when Clyde Harrison was 24, he married Grace Elizabeth JONES, in Columbus, Franklin Co., OH.
3 Grace Elizabeth JONES. Born on 1 Jun 1890 in Jackson, Jackson Co., OH. Grace Elizabeth died in Toledo, Lucas Co., OH on 11 May 1958; she was 67. Buried in Toledo Memorial Cem., Sylvania, Lucas Co. OH. Occupation: Teacher At Normal School, Columbus. Housewife. Education: Normal School, Columbus OH.
4 John Hughes COX. Born on 2 Jun 1853 in Center Twp., Wood Co., OH. John Hughes died in Toledo, Lucas Co., OH on 11 Dec 1936; he was 83. Buried on 15 Dec 1936 in Union Hill Cem., Bowling Green, Wood Co., OH. Occupation: Farmer.
On 27 Apr 1879 when John Hughes was 25, he married Naomi Esther DESELM, in Wood Co., OH.
5 Naomi Esther DESELM. Born on 19 Oct 1855 in Lacarne, Ottawa Co., (Nr Pt. Clinton) OH. Naomi Esther died in Toledo, Lucas Co., OH on 22 Jun 1938; she was 82. Buried on 25 Jun 1938 in Union Hill Cem., Bowling Green, Wood Co., OH. Occupation: Rural Housewife, Teacher in Perrysburg when married. Naomi is the writer of the diaries that appear elsewhere in this site. John and Naomi Cox made a trip in 1915 to visit the Deselm relatives further to Kansas. Follow this link to see what she wrote in the diary about the trip and meet more of the Deselm branch of the family.
6 John D. JONES. Born on 7 May 1863 in Caron, Cardiganshire, S. Wales. John D. died in Toledo, Lucas Co., OH on 2 Jul 1944; he was 81. He came To America In 1864.
On 24 Sep 1889 when John D. was 26, he married Emily E. FARIES, in Jackson Co., OH.
7 Emily E. FARIES. Born on 25 Apr 1867 in Jackson Co., OH. Emily E. died in Toledo, Lucas Co., OH on 13 Mar 1974; she was 106. The cousins of my generation remember her well as we used to play chinese checkers with her (you had to watch her).
8 Joseph S. COX. Born on 30 Sep 1802 in VA. Joseph S. died in Perrysburg Twp., Wood Co., OH on 17 Dec 1878; he was 76. Buried in Dowling Cem., Wood Co., OH. Occupation: Listed As A Shoemaker In The 1850 Census. At one times around 1850 he moved the fam over to Elkhart county IN for awhile.
On 3 Sep 1838 when Joseph S. was 35, he married Jane Rebecca UNDERWOOD, in Wood Co., OH.
9 Jane Rebecca UNDERWOOD. Born on 11 Mar 1818 in Ohio. Jane Rebecca died in Wood Co., OH on 13 Jun 1887; she was 69. Buried in Dowling Cem., Wood Co., OH.
10 Jason DESELLEM. Born on 18 Jun 1814 in Pennsylvania. Jason died in Wood Co., OH on 28 Oct 1898; he was 84. Buried in Portage, Wood Co., OH. Follow this link to see more about Jason and his children.
On 3 Jan 1841 when Jason was 26, he married Lydia Howell LEWIS, in Ottawa Co., OH.
11 Lydia Howell LEWIS. Born on 30 Sep 1821 in NJ. Lydia Howell died in Wood Co., OH on 18 Sep 1903; she was 81. Buried in Portage, Wood Co., OH.
12 David J. E. JONES. Born on 28 Oct 1828 in Caron, Cardiganshire, S. Wales. David J. E. died in Columbus, Franklin Co., OH on 29 Jan 1912; he was 83. Buried on 31 Jan 1912. He came To America In 1864. Have you ever tried to find Davey Jones in Wales?
David J. E. married Elizabeth ?, in S. Wales.
13 Elizabeth ? Born in 1837 in Wales. Elizabeth died in Ohio on 1 May 1870; she was 33.
14 James Taylor FARRIS. Born on 15 May 1832 in NC. James Taylor died in Jackson Co., OH on 1 Mar 1879; he was 46. Buried in Evergreen Cem., Jackson, Jackson Co., OH. He served in the Civil War, Confedrate Army for one week in Nov 1862. He was a farmer 1860 In Stokes Co NC Census.
On 22 Mar 1853 when James Taylor was 20, he married Susan Rachel SAMS, in Stokes Co., NC.
15 Susan Rachel SAMS. Born on 30 Aug 1836 in Henry Co., VA. Susan Rachel died in Jackson Co., OH on 23 Jan 1926; she was 89. Buried in Evergreen Cem., Jackson, Jackson Co., OH.
16 Benjamin J. COX. Born on 23 Dec 1773 in Virginia. Benjamin J. died in OH? on 8 Jan 1846; he was 72. Occupation: Pioneer, Settler, Hunter, Scout, Innkeeper.
On 19 Feb 1795 when Benjamin J. was 21, he married Mary HUGHES, in Harrison Co., VA.
17 Mary HUGHES. Born on 10 Oct 1778 in Virginia. Mary died in Indiana on 13 Jun 1850; she was 71.
18 Joseph UNDERWOOD. Born ca 1792. Joseph died before 1820.
16 Apr 1812 when Joseph was about 20, he married Jane WRIGHT, in Trumbull Co., OH.
19 Jane WRIGHT. Born about 1795. She disappeared early also, after a second marriage to William Bogart.
20 Thomas DESELLEM. Born in 1785 in Montgomery Co., MD. Thomas died in Guernsey Co., OH aft 1840; he was 55.
In 1812 when Thomas was 27, he married Martha LAW.
21 Martha LAW. Martha died in Guernsey Co., OH aft 1840. Born ca 1780.
22 Barber LEWIS. Born about Apr 1790 in New Jersey. Barber died in Bay Twp., Ottawa Co., OH in Mar 1850; he was 59. Buried in Hineline Cem., Bay Twp., Ottawa Co., OH.
Barber married Elizabeth.
23 Elizabeth (BARBERS WIFE). Born in 1795 in New Jersey. She died after 1860 and is buried next to her husband.
24 John JONES. Born in Wales. Have you ever tried to find a John Jones in Wales?!
John perhaps married Ms. EVANS.
25 EVANS. The "E" In David J E Jones May Be For Evans.
28 Coleman FARRIS. Born in 1794 in Henry Co., VA. Coleman died about 1860/1870.
On 16 Dec 1817 when Coleman was 23, he married Elizabeth WEST, in Henry Co., VA.
29 Elizabeth WEST. Born in 1794 in VA.
30 James SAMS. Born in 1809 in Henry Co., VA. James died aft 1870. He served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War.
On 20 Jul 1834 when James was 25, he married Permelia CAVELLE (OR CLAVIL TRENT), in Henry Co., VA.
31 Permelia CAVELLE (CLAVIL OR TRENT). Born on 22 Mar 1805 in VA. Permelia died in Ohio in 1876; she was 70.
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