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Cox, Thaddeus Abraham, 1871-1950


Biographical Note

Thaddeus Abraham Cox was born February 13, 1871 in Sullivan County, Tennessee. He attended Cumberland University School of Law in Lebanon, Tennessee and graduated with an LL.B degree in 1891. While at Cumberland, he became friends with classmate Cordell Hull, future U. S. Secretary of State.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Cox, Painter, and Adams Family Papers

Identifier: AppMs-0763
Scope and Contents The Cox-Painter-Adams Family Papers consist of the surviving personal, business, and family papers of Thad A. Cox, his wife, Pearle Painter Cox, and their descendants, the Elizabeth “Betty” and Griffin Adams, Sr., family. The papers cover a variety of formats and subject matter. The collection includes personal and business correspondence, legal records including wills and estate executions, personal business and law firm financial ledgers and documents, publications, and miscellaneous...
Dates: 1867 - 2005