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Zella Elizabeth Cox

Zella Elizabeth Cox

Female 1888 - 1951  (63 years)

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  • Name Zella Elizabeth Cox 
    Born 22 Jul 1888  Iona, Bonneville, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Census 1910  Lehi, Utah, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  [4

    • Edward Cox, 53, farmer, born in Utah. Margaret Cox, 49, bon in Utah. George Cox, 23, lineman - power company, born in Idaho. Zella Cox, 21, dressmaker, born in Idaho. Samuel Cox, 18, farm laborer, born in Idaho. Hannah Cox, 16, born in Idaho. Maud Cox, 14, born in Idaho. Earl Cox, 12, born in Idaho. James Cox, 8, born in Idaho. Margaret Cox, 6, born in Utah.
    Census 1920  Lehi, Utah, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  [5

    • Harvey C. Okey, 29, farmer, born in Utah. Zella Okey, 30, born in Idaho. Mildred Okey, 5, born in Utah. Eva Okey, 2 1/2 years, born in Utah. Madge Okey, 6 mos, born in Utah.
    Census 1930  Lehi, Utah, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  [6

    • Harvey C. Okey, 40, farmer, born in Utah. Zella Okey, 41, born in Idaho. Mary M. Okey, 15, born in Utah. Eva M. Okey, 12, born in Utah. Madge Okey, 10, born in Utah. George C. Okey, 6, born in Utah. Dona M. Okey, 2 yrs 11 mos, born in Utah.
    Died 24 Oct 1951  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 7
    • Name: Zella Elizabeth Cox Okey
      Death Date: 24 October, 1951
      State file number: 1951004148
      Gender: Female
      Age: 63
      County of Death: Salt Lake
    Buried 29 Oct 1951  Lehi, Utah, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 8
    • Surname, Name: Zella E. Cox Okey
      Birth Date: 22 July 1888
      Death Date: 24 October 1951
      Cemetery: Lehi

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      Name: Zella E. Cox Okey
      Gender F
      Birth Date: 22 July 1888
      Birth Place: Iona, Idaho
      Death Date: 24 October 1951
      Death Place: Salt Lake City, Utah
      Burial Date: 29 October 1951
      Cemetery: Lehi City Cemetery
      Source: Sexton Records / Grant
      Grave Location: 55_8_6
    Notes 
    • Obituary:

      Zella E. Cox Okey
      Lehi -- Funeral services for Mrs. Zella Elizabeth Cox Okey, who died Wednesday in a Salt Lake hospital of lingering heart ailment, will be conducted Monday at 1 p.m. in the Lehi Fifth Ward chapel, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Bishop Warren Goates will officiate.

      Burial will be in Lehi City Cemetery.
      Mrs. Okey, 63, was born July 22, 1888 in Iona Ida., daughter of Edward F. and Margaret Hammer Cox. She married Harvey Clark Okey on Feb. 19, 1913 in the Salt Lake Temple, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and spent all her married life in Lehi.
      She was an active Church member, serving as secretary of the Lehi Ward Relief Society for several years.
      Survivors include her husband; a son, George C. Okey, Lehi, four daughters: Mrs. Mildred woolsey, Lehi; Mrs. Winn Hall and Mrs. Charles Cook, Tooele, and Mrs. Leland Wright, American Fork; six granddaughters; three brothers, Sam Cox, Davenport, Wash.; Earl Cox, Grace, Ida., and Jim Cox, Lehi and three sisters, Mrs. Hannah Matthews, Pleasant Grove; Mrs. Maude Beck, Alpine, and Margaret Cox, Los Angeles, Calif.
      Friends may call at the A. H. Wing Mortuary Sunday evening and at the family residence, 312 East Second North St., Monday prior to services.
    Person ID I8269796  7_families
    Last Modified 25 Feb 2007 

    Father Edward Franklin Cox,   b. 30 Nov 1857, Lehi, Utah, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Nov 1931, Lehi, Utah, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Ann Margretta Hammer,   b. 24 May 1860, Lehi, Utah, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jun 1945, Lehi, Utah, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 18 Feb 1884  Lehi, Utah, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Family ID F161731  Group Sheet

    Family Harvey Clark Okey,   b. 6 Dec 1890, Alpine, Utah, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 1974, Tooele, Tooele, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 19 Feb 1913  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 8 Jun 2003 
    Family ID F2610936  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Jul 1888 - Iona, Bonneville, Idaho Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1910 - Lehi, Utah, Utah Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Feb 1913 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1920 - Lehi, Utah, Utah Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1930 - Lehi, Utah, Utah Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 24 Oct 1951 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 29 Oct 1951 - Lehi, Utah, Utah Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Edward and Ann Margretta Hammer Cox Family
    Edward and Ann Margretta Hammer Cox Family
    Front L-R: Margretta, Margaret, Edward
    Back L-R: Earl, Hannah, Samuel, Maude, George, Zella, James.
    Zella Elizabeth Cox
    Zella Elizabeth Cox

    Headstones
    Harvey and Zella Cox Okey headstone
    Harvey and Zella Cox Okey headstone

  • Sources 
    1. [S171281] Utah, Salt Lake, Salt Lake City - 1951 - Zella Elizabeth Cox Okey Death Certificate, State of Utah. Department of Heatlh, (1951, certificate in possession of Lee R. Drew).

    2. [S167924] Utah State Historical Society Burials Database, Utah State Historical Society, (), Zella E. Cox Okey, Lehi City Cemetery, 55_8_6 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S169264] Utah Cemetery Inventory, Utah State Historical Society, ([database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2000).

    4. [S168251] Utah, Utah, Lehi - 1910 - Federal Census, Utah, Utah, Lehi, (www.ancestry.com).

    5. [S168223] Utah, Utah, Lehi - 1920 - Federal Census, Utah, Utah, Lehi, (www.ancestry.com).

    6. [S168564] Utah, Utah, Lehi - 1930 - Federal Census, Utah, Utah, Lehi, (www.ancestry.com), Zella E. Okey, 41, born in Utah (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S169109] Utah Death Index, 1905 - 1951, State of Utah, (www.ancestry.com).

    8. [S169148] Utah County, Utah Cemetery Index, Utah Valley Regional Family History Center, (www.ancestry.com).

    9. [S489] Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, Frank Elwood Esshom, (Salt Lake City, UT: Utah Pioneers Book Publishing Co., 1913), 911 (Reliability: 3).