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COX, HUMPHRIES, & Gilbert  

Contact welcomed from anyone with information on the HUMPHRIES/ Humphreys, Cox & Gilbert  families.                                                                    

 

The COX connection to Bown is that Ruby Cox1925 married Walter Bown1920.

The mother of Ruby Cox was Minnie Cox ( nee Humphries)

Minnie Cox subsequently married Bert Gilbert.

 

This page was last updated on 13TH Nov 2008.

 

 

To see some of my Cox’s go to Rootsweb Worldconnect

http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=SHOW&db=dbown100&recno=259

Select Ruby Cox 1925, and then click on ‘Pedigree’ and you should see the latest version of the chart below.

 

 

Ancestors of Ruby Cox:

If you can help fill in any of the gaps please write to me at

 

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        

                                                                                                                                                                             |                                                     #16 

                                                                                                                       William Cox                              | 

                                                                                                                     |  Born 1834                             #8  | 

                                                                                                                     |  Goring                                         |                                                           

                                                                                                                     |  Marr 2 Jul 1853                                                                                #17 

                                                               William Cox                              |  Reading                                        

                                                             |  Born 20 Sep 1856                #4  |                                                         

                                                             |  Wokingham                               |                                                                                                                   

                                                             |  Marr 16 Jul 1882                        |                                                       |                                                     #18 

                                                             |                                                       |  Christina Fraser                      | 

                                                             |                                                          Born 1833                             #9  | 

                                                             |                                                                                                               |                                                           

                                                             |                                                                                                                                                                     #19 

   Len Cox                                          |                                                                                                                 

|   Born 21 Dec 1893                    #2  |                                                                                                                 

|   Reading                                           |                                                                                                                                                                           

|   Marr 22 Aug 1921                          |                                                                                                               |                                                     #20 

|   Glyntaff                                           |                                                          John Baverstock                      | 

|   Died 15 Mar 1926                           |                                                       |  Born C1827                        #10  | 

|                                                            |                                                       |  Newtown, Hants                       |                                                           

|                                                            |                                                       |  Marr C1856                                                                                       #21 

|                                                            |  Jane Baverstock                       |                                                         

|                                                               Born 16 Apr 1858                #5  |                                                         

|                                                               Greenham Common                   |                                                                                                                   

|                                                                                                                    |                                                       |                                                     #22 

|                                                                                                                    |  Hannah                                       | 

|                                                                                                                       Born C1829                        #11  | 

|                                                                                                                                                                            |                                                           

|                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  #23 

|   Ruby Cox                                                                                                                                                          

|   Born 16 Mar 1925                       #1                                                                                                                 

|   Treforest                                                                                                                                                                                                                     

|   Died 12 Jul 1980                                                                                                                                             |                                                     #24 

|   Bawdrip                                                                                                                                                          | 

|                                                                                                                    |                                               #12  | 

|                                                                                                                    |                                                       |                                                           

|                                                                                                                    |                                                                                                             #25 

|                                                               John Humphries                       |                                                         

|                                                            |                                                 #6  |                                                         

|                                                            |                                                       |                                                                                                                   

|                                                            |                                                       |                                                       |                                                     #26 

|                                                            |                                                       |                                                       | 

|                                                            |                                                                                                       #13  | 

|                                                            |                                                                                                               |                                                           

|                                                            |                                                                                                                                                                     #27 

|   Minnie Humphries                       |                                                                                                                 

   Born 24 Dec 1899                    #3  |                                                                                                                 

   Pontypridd                                     |                                                                                                                                                                           

   Died 3 Sep 1988                             |                                                                                                               |                                                     #28 

   Bridgwater                                      |                                                                                                               | 

                                                             |                                                       |                                               #14  | 

                                                             |                                                       |                                                       |                                                           

                                                             |                                                       |                                                                                                             #29 

                                                             |  Mary Jane Corbin                    |                                                         

                                                                Born 10 Mar 1858                #7  |                                                         

                                                                Bockhampton, Christchurch   |                                                                                                                   

                                                                                                                     |                                                       |                                                     #30 

                                                                                                                     |                                                       | 

                                                                                                                                                                    #15  | 

                                                                                                                                                                             |                                                           

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   #31 

 

 

 

 

       JOHN HUMPHRIES, b1862 Luton Beds, married (date and place not known) Mary Jane CORBIN  (b. 10.3.1858 Bockhampton, Christchurch, Dorset).  She was working at the Cat and Fiddle Pub just outside Christchurch and he may have been working at Southampton Docks.

 

Their Children :

 

              John (Jack) Humphries b. 10.11.1887, Cadoxton, Glamorgan

     There may be descendants of John (Jack) HUMPHRIES   b.10.11.1887 living in the Bridgend area of South Wales, U.K.

 

               Martha Humphries b.21.6.1893     24 Back Cooper Street, Runcorn, Cheshire.

 

               Albert Humphries b.19.8.1898 , Cadoxton, Glamorgan

 

                Minnie  Humphries b.24.12.1899  at  75 Bonvilston Road, Coedpenmaen, Pontypridd.  (Father, John HUMPHRIES working as Labourer/ Gas stoker  in Gasworks at the time)

 

      MINNIE HUMPHRIES b 24/12/1899 married (1) Leonard COX on 22.8.1921 at St Mary’s Church Glyntaff, Pontypridd (Then living at 17 Bridge Street, Pontypridd)  .

Children :

Fred Cox m Gladys

Ruby Cox b 17/03/1925 m Walter Bown

Edna May Cox b 27/04/1929

 

      MINNIE HUMPHRIES b 24/12/1899  &  Bill Burrows

Children : ?

 

 

      MINNIE HUMPHRIES b 24/12/1899 married (2) Albert Gilbert b 1888 at Bawdrip?

Children :

Ronald Gilbert

Stella Gilbert         

Barbara Gilbert

Trevor Gilbert

 

       Photographs, Locations and significance:

 

17 Bridge Street, Pontypridd.  pp17bridgestreet100.jpg

Minnie Humphries living here at marriage 22/08/1921

 

18 Thurston Road, Pontypridd.  pp18thurstonroad100.jpg

Ruby Cox living here 24/02/1931

 

32 Pentrebach Road, Pontypridd. (Actually only a picture of No31 as No32 has been demolished)pp32pentrebachroad100.jpg

Ruby Cox born here 16/03/1925

Leonard Cox died here 15/03/1926

 

75 Bonvilston Road, Pontypridd.   pp75bonvilstonroad100.jpg

Minnie Humphries born here 24/12/1899

 

St Mary’s Church Glyntaff, Pontypridd.   ppstmaryschurchglyntaff100.jpg

Leonard Cox married Minnie Humphries here on 22/08/1921

 

Trallwng School, Pontypridd.  pptrallwngschool100.jpg

Attended by Ruby Cox, 24/02/1931

 

 

 

Other information & Links:

 

HUMPHRIES/HUMPHREYS

http://lists.rootsweb.com/index/surname/h/humphries.html                  Rootsweb

http://boards.ancestry.com/surnames.humphries/mb.ashx

http://boards.ancestry.com/surnames.humphreys/mb.ashx

http://boards.ancestry.com/surnames.humpherys/mb.ashx

 

Humphries Message Board(Family History.com)  

Rootsweb Dorset message board                                                              Where John Humphries married Jane Corbin

http://boards.ancestry.com wales.gla                                                       Glamorgan. Where Minnie was born

http://www.rootsweb.com/~wlsgla/                                     Genweb Glamorgan.

 

Contacts:

Glenys Wilson awilson@spectranet.ca    Heber Ernest Humphries born 19, High Street, Senghenydd May 1908-1974

 

COX

http://lists.rootsweb.com/index/surname/c/cox.html