William Cox 1742-1827


William the father- eminent agriculturalist. Purchased the manor of Culland in 1794. Became a lead refiner and, with partner Poyser, built the Derby Lead Shot Tower.



The Cox Family -land owners and lead miners- information with particular thanks to Paul W. Tunaley for his research work on this project.

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Roger Cox

Roger christened: 29 Sept, 1774, Bralisford, Derbyshire. m. Frances

Richardson, daughter of George Richardson of Derby, June 1805, St.

Clement Danes, Westminster. Roger d. 9 Feb. 1843.

Frances d. 1853, aged 77 years.



Richardson Cox, b. 1806 - became a minister.
William Thomas Cox 1808-
Howard Cox, 1812-1816
Frances Richardson Cox, 1816-
George Henry Richardson Cox, c. abt. 1818.






Mary Soresby





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