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Frank P. Cox

electrical engineer.

Frank P. Cox, American electrical engineer.


Cox, Frank P. was born on December 31, 1866 in Terre Haute, Indiana, United States. Son of Robert S. and Frances (Strain) Cox.


Educational public schools. Graduate Rose Polytechnic Institute, Bachelor of Science, 1887. Postgraad. course electrical engineering, Johns Hopkins.


In employ Kester Elec. Company, Terre Haute, 1888-1889. In testing department Thomson Elec.

Welding Company, 1889-1890. In charge meter-testing department Thomson-Houston Company, and successor, General Elec. Company, 1890-1894; then became engineer meter and institute department Has taken out numerous patents relating to instrument and meter design and has written for technical press on meters and a treatise on direct-current dynamos and motors, etc.

Address: Care of General Electric Company, Lynn, Massachusetts.


Married at Baltimore, June 7, 1888, May Vaughen.

Robert S. Cox

Frances (Strain) Cox

at Baltimore