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Lynn Cox Ashby

Lynn Cox Ashby, American newspaper editor. Lance corporal United States Marine Corps, 1959-1960. Member The Houston Philosophical Society, The Philosophical Society Texas, Sons of the Republic of Texas.

Background

  • Ashby, Lynn Cox was born on September 4, 1938 in Dallas, Texas, United States. Son of John Edmund Ashby and Lillian (Cox) Weddington.

  • Education

    • Student, University Texas, 1961.

    Career

    • Radio news writer New York Times, New York City, 1962-1968. With Houston Post, since 1968, columnist, since 1971, editor editorial page, since 1983.

    Works

    • Author: As Your Acknowledged Leader, 1983, As I Was Saying, 1984.

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Lance corporal United States Marine Corps, 1959-1960. Member The Houston Philosophical Society, The Philosophical Society Texas, Sons of the Republic of Texas.

    Connections

    • Married Dorothy Cheville Mazur, December 29, 1962. Children: Christopher, Lari, Tristan.
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    Born September 4, 1938
    • 1961
      University Texas
    • 1962 - 1968
      Radio news writer, New York Times
    • 1968
      with Houston Post
    • 1971
      with Houston Post
    • 1983
      with Houston Post