Letitia COX

HAIRSTON.org ID#2101, b. 12 January 1727, d. 6 September 1777
Father*David COX1
Mother*Susanna (surname unknown)2
Birth*Letitia COX was born on 12 January 1727 in Hagerstown, Washington County, Maryland.3 
She was the daughter of David COX and Susanna (surname unknown).1,2 
Marriage*Letitia COX married Evan SHELBY Jr., son of Evan SHELBY and Catherine (surname unknown), about 1744.1,2 
County Name1762 - The city of Charlottesville was founded in 1762. It was located on the Three Notched Road in Albemarle County, Virginia. 
Death*Letitia COX died on 6 September 1777 in Albemarle County, Virginia, at age 50.3,4,5 
Burial*She was buried in Maplewood Cemetery, Albemarle County, Virginia.3,5,4,6 
County Name*10 July 1902 - Charlottesville City was formed from Albemarle County. 


Evan SHELBY Jr. b. 23 Oct 1720, d. 4 Dec 1794

Sources (www.HAIRSTON.org)

  1. [S169] Mackenzie, George Norbury, 1851-1919. Colonial Families of the United States of America: In Which Is Given the History, Genealogy And Armorial Bearings of Colonial Families Who Settled In the American Colonies From the Time of the Settlement of Jamestown, 13th May, 1607, to the Battle of Lexington, 19th April, 1775. New York: The Grafton Press, 1907. https://hdl.handle.net/2027/wu.89058675869, Hathi Trust Digital Library.
  2. [S209] Shelby, Cass K.; A Report on the First Three Generations of the Shelby Family in the United States of America. Place of publication not identified, 1917. Print.
  3. [S48] Find A Grave Website with Photo - only listings with photos of grave markers that are contemporary to the deceased individuals death are acceptable for genealogical proof.
  4. [S3321] Wilkinson, M. M., Genealogy of Wilkinson and Kindred Families, Shelby Book Store, Shelby, Mississippi - 1949. https://hdl.handle.net/2027/wu.89062464664, Hathi Trust Digital Library.
  5. [S173] Moon, Mary Ann. Sketches of the Shelby, McDowell, Deaderick, Anderson Families, The University of Wisconsin - Madison - 1933 https://hdl.handle.net/2027/wu.89066319427, Hathi Trust Digital Library.
  6. [S146] Woods, Edgar. Albemarle County in Virginia: Giving Some Account of What It Was by Nature, of What It Was Made by Man, and of Some of the Men Who Made It. Charlottesville, Va.: Michie Co., printers, 1901. Print. https://hdl.handle.net/2027/hvd.32044019921394, Personal Collection - printed book.
Last Edited9 Jun 2023