William Ruffin Cox


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(1832–1919) Confederate army officer and politician, born at Scotland Neck, North Carolina. Cox served in the U.S. House of Representatives (1880–86) and as secretary of the Senate (1893–1900). One of ...

Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

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