Christopher Cox

Died: 23 Dec 1847

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Christopher Cox

Died: 23 Dec 1847
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The headstone of Christopher Cox. Cemetery: Twickenham (Saint Mary) Churchyard, Location: London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom. Birth: Not Available, Death: 23 Dec 1847.

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Christopher Cox


Twickenham (Saint Mary) Churchyard

Church Lane
London, Greater London, England
United Kingdom


JANE FERGUSON / died April 26th 1832 / aged 75 years / Also / Mr. CHRISTOPHER COX / died Dec. 23rd 1847 / in his 79th year / Also Mrs. SARAH COX / wife of the above / died Nov. 6th 1848 aged 71 years / "Blessed are the dead which / die in the Lord". Rev. C. 14. V13.

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Christopher Cox was born in 1768
Christopher Cox was 36 years old when The Lewis and Clark Expedition departs from Camp Dubois and begins its historic journey by traveling up the Missouri River. The Lewis and Clark Expedition from May 1804 to September 1806, also known as the Corps of Discovery Expedition, was the first American expedition to cross the western portion of the United States. It began near St. Louis, made its way westward, and passed through the Continental Divide of the Americas to reach the Pacific coast. The Corps of Discovery was a selected group of US Army volunteers under the command of Captain Meriwether Lewis and his close friend Second Lieutenant William Clark.
Christopher Cox was 51 years old when Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles founds Singapore. Sir Thomas Stamford Bingley Raffles, FRS was a British statesman, Lieutenant-Governor of British Java (1811–1815) and Governor-General of Bencoolen (1817–1822), best known for his founding of Singapore and the British Malaya.
Christopher Cox was 57 years old when The Erie Canal opens: Passage from Albany, New York to Lake Erie. The Erie Canal is a canal in New York, United States that is part of the east–west, cross-state route of the New York State Canal System. Originally, it ran 363 miles (584 km) from where Albany meets the Hudson River to where Buffalo meets Lake Erie. It was built to create a navigable water route from New York City and the Atlantic Ocean to the Great Lakes. When completed in 1825, it was the second longest canal in the world and greatly affected the development and economy of New York, New York City, and the United States.
Christopher Cox was 63 years old when Charles Darwin embarks on his journey aboard HMS Beagle, during which he will begin to formulate his theory of evolution. Charles Robert Darwin, was an English naturalist, geologist and biologist, best known for his contributions to the science of evolution. He established that all species of life have descended over time from common ancestors and, in a joint publication with Alfred Russel Wallace, introduced his scientific theory that this branching pattern of evolution resulted from a process that he called natural selection, in which the struggle for existence has a similar effect to the artificial selection involved in selective breeding.
Christopher Cox died on 23 Dec 1847 at the age of 79