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  Parler Blair Cox, Margaretta
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NameMargaretta Parler Blair Cox
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, Ohio , United States
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Born June 15, 1890
DiedNovember 06, 1960 (70 years)
ContributorThomas Walker
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Apr 09, 2020 03:33pm
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InfoSecond wife of James M. Cox, 1920 Democratic Presidential nominee.

Born in Chicago.

Married Gov. James M. Cox (D-OH) 9/15/1917.

Died 11/6/1960 in her home in Oakwood, outside Dayton OH. She died two days before the 1960 election. She apparently had been smoking in bed and fell asleep. Though she was awakened by the fire and fled to the bathroom, she died there of asphyxiation.

New York Times, 11/7/1960; photo from [Link]

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Husband James M. Cox Sep 15, 1917-Jul 15, 1957
Daughter Anne Cox Chambers 1919-2020
Daughter Barbara Cox Anthony 1922-2007
Stepson Paul Cox 1894-1894
Stepdaughter Helen Harding Cox Mahoney 1896-1921
Stepson James M. Cox, Jr. 1903-1974
Stepson John W. Cox 1908-

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  11/02/1920 US First Lady Lost 23.92% (-52.17%)
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