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George David Cox

George David Cox

Male 1849 - 1929  (80 years)

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  • Name George David Cox 
    Relationshipwith George William Craxford
    Born 22 Jan 1849  Southwark, London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1851  22, William Street, Southwark, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1861  98, St George's Road, Southwark, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1871  168, Drummond Road, Bermondsey, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Occupation 1871 
    Shopman for a surgical instrument maker 
    Education 1871-1873  Spurgeon's College, London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Theology 
    Residence 1880  Sittingbourne, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1881  Asfordby Road, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1888  Maud Street, Geelong, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • The directory notes Maud Street to be on the right hand side from Latrobe Terrace
    Residence 1893-1896  Mount Eden Road, Mount Eden, Auckland, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1896  Cameron Road, Napier, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1901  Oamaru, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1908  Lincoln, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1911  The Cove, Dunedin, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1879-1920 
    Baptist minister 
    • He is known to have been pastor to Baptist Churches in Sittingbourne Kent, Melton Mowbray Leicestershire, Australia and Christchurch New Zealand
    Died 27 Apr 1929  Springston, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cause: Pneumonia, apoplexy, diabetes 
    Buried 30 Apr 1929  Springston Cemetery, Springston, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I14182  Extended Craxford Family | The Craxfords of London - including Crauford - not yet attached to the main trunk
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2011 

    Father Joseph Cox,   b. 1817, Faxton, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1892, Walthamstow, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Louisa Craxford,   b. 14 Dec 1823, Leicester, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1906, Uxbridge, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 5 Apr 1847  St Mary Magdalene, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Witnesses 5 Apr 1847 
    David Craxford; Elizabeth Craxford (her brother and sister) 
    BMD Certificates
    MC: Craxford, Louisa (1847) and Joseph Cox
    MC: Craxford, Louisa (1847) and Joseph Cox
    David and Elizabeth were Louisa's brother and sister
    Family ID F372  Group Sheet,  Family chart

    Family Alice Fanny Halsey,   b. 1852, Bermondsey, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1908, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Married 2 Aug 1875  Drummond Road Baptist Chapel, Drummond Road, Bermondsey, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children 
     1. Frederick George Charles Cox,   b. 1877, Market Harborough, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Aug 1902, Napier, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)
     2. Edith Alice Cox,   b. 3 Oct 1877, Sittingbourne, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 1947, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     3. Lydia Anne Cox,   b. 1880, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 1959, Christchurch, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     4. Willie Gordon Cox,   b. May 1885, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1885, Douglas, Isle of Man Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
    Last Modified 24 Nov 2010 
    Family ID F9674  Group Sheet,  Family chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1861 - 98, St George's Road, Southwark, London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1881 - Asfordby Road, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1888 - Maud Street, Geelong, Victoria, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1893-1896 - Mount Eden Road, Mount Eden, Auckland, New Zealand Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1896 - Cameron Road, Napier, New Zealand Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1901 - Oamaru, New Zealand Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1908 - Lincoln, New Zealand Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1911 - The Cove, Dunedin, New Zealand Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    George Cox
    George Cox
    Enrollment photograph at Spurgeon's College, London about 1872
    Rev George D Cox
    Rev George D Cox
    Photograph from Aberdeen Street Baptist Church, Geelong

    Headstones
    HS: Cox, George David and Alice Fanny
    HS: Cox, George David and Alice Fanny
    In Loving Memory
    of
    ALICE FANNY COX
    The beloved wife of
    REV. G.D. COX
    who fell asleep in Jesus
    June 7 1908
    Aged 56 years

    "Rest after weariness
    Sweet rest at last"

    Also the REV. G.D. COX
    Died April 27 1929
    Aged 80 years


    Headstone photograph: © Eileen Smith, Christchurch, New Zealand

    Newspaper Cuttings
    In Memoriam - Rev George D Cox
    In Memoriam - Rev George D Cox
    This obituary appeared in The New Zealand Baptist Page 165 June 1929
    - Reproduced with permission: Ayson Clifford Library/ NZ Baptist Archive, Carey Baptist College, Auckland, New Zealand
    A memory of Rev George D Cox
    A memory of Rev George D Cox
    This memorial to George Cox appeared in The New Zealand Baptist Pages 202-203 July 1929
    - Reproduced with permission: Ayson Clifford Library/ NZ Baptist Archive, Carey Baptist College, Auckland, New Zealand

  • Sources 
    1. [S236] 1851 England Census, Saint Saviour Christchurch HO107/1557 364 20 (Reliability: 4).

    2. [S26] 1861 England Census, St George Southwark RG09/333 105 1 (Reliability: 4).

    3. [S27] 1871 England Census, St Olave Southwark RG10/637 14 22 (Reliability: 4).

    4. [S34] 1881 English Census, Melton Mowbray RG11/3182 92 39 (Reliability: 4).

    5. [S407] Victoria PO Directory 1888, Wise, Page 170 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S4] England and Wales, Civil Registration Index: 1837-1983, Kettering 15 391 (AMJ 1847) (Reliability: 4).

    7. [S4] England and Wales, Civil Registration Index: 1837-1983, St Olave 1d 435 (JAS 1875) (Reliability: 3).


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