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Lawyer

Argus Cox, American lawyer. member of the board of directors Springfield the Young Women's Christian Association; Mason.

Background

Cox, Argus was born on November 26, 1856 in Van Buren County, Iowa, United States. Son of Randolph and Sarah Ann (McIntosh) Cox.

Education

Education common and high schools. Bachelor of Laws, State University of Iowa, 1882.

Career

Practiced, Greenfield, Iowa, short time, then Mountain Grove, Missouri. Prosecuting attorney, Wright Company, Missouri, 1887-1888. Judge 18th Judicial Circuit of Missouri, 1893-1809.

Judge Springfield Court of Appeals, 1909-1913. Resumed practice at Springfield.

Religion

God created humans to be able to innovate and evaluate new forms of living that will encourage development of the fullest potential in individuals.

Politics

The use of force should be supported only in extreme situations and through approve of appropriate international organizations.

Views

Small groups inside the Methodist Church should be developed. Thus all members of “societies” could receive support and be challenged in their faith.

Membership

Member of the board of directors Springfield the Young Women's Christian Association. Mason.; Clubs: Springfield, Young Men’s Business.

Connections

Married Emma E. Starr, of Eldora, Iowa, May 19, 1887.

father:
Randolph Cox

mother:
Sarah Ann (McIntosh) Cox

spouse:
Emma E. Starr