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Theodorick Hall CoxRoster ID 1284
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|Affiliation:||Class of 1863|
|Biography & Genealogy:||Theodorick H. Cox, Class of 1863. Genealogy: Born February 19, 1843, Northumberland County, Virginia. Father: Dandridge Cox (1801-1867); Mother: Elizabeth Chowning Sydnor (1799-1858; m. 1824); paternal grandfather: Peter Cox of Northumberland, Co.; Brother: Octavius Cox, VMI Class of 1856; Marriage: never married. VMI Record: Enrolled on November 2, 1858 from Lottsburg, Northumberland Co.; resigned January 6, 1860 due to academic deficiencies in Math, English & Geography. Military Record: Civil War- 1st Lieut., Company F (later Company C), 40th Virginia Infantry Regiment- "Heathsville Guards"; entered service on 26 May 1861. Death: Died 25 October 1861 of disease contracted in army.|