Born: July 16, 1823, Baltimore, Maryland.
Died: November 27, 1909, Harrisonburg, Virginia.
Son of Methodist preacher Luther J. Cox and brother of Christopher Cox, Samuel was a first cousin to Bishop John C. Keener. In 1844, he joined the Methodist Maryland Conference, of which his father had been one of the organizers in 1828. After pastorates in Washington, DC, and elsewhere, in 1853 he became Professor of Mental and Moral Philosophy at Madison College, Uniontown, Pennsylvania. He held that position a number of years, then engaged in educational work in Virginia and Alabama until 1866, when he joined t… Go to person page >
Display Title: Lord, Thou Hast Promised Grace for GraceFirst Line: Lord, Thou hast promised grace for graceTune Title: BELLEVILLEAuthor: Samuel K. Cox, 1823-1909Meter: LMSource: First published in the Baltimore and Richmond Christian Advocate