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Edwin E. COX

fire commissioner

Edwin E. COX, American Fire Commissioner. Member of East Side Organization Society of Colonial Wars; Sons of the Revolution; American Revolution.


COX, Edwin E. was born on March 23, 1868 in Wyoming, 111. Son of Thomas Walter and Clarissa Allen (De Wolf) Cox.


Knox College, Bachelor of Science, Master of Science, Doctor of Laws. Lake Forest University, Bachelor of Laws.


Chairman Criminal Complaints Committee, 1928, Los Angeles Company Grand Jury (Jury indicted the district Attorney and started clean up campaign of Los Angeles). Appointed Fire Commissioner, Los Angeles, since 1929. Founder East Side Organization of Los Angeles.


Member of East Side Organization Society of Colonial Wars. Sons of the Revolution. American Revolution.


Spouse Florence E. Hunteinger, October 16, 1895, Frankfort, Indiana.