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Peter Myndert Dox
Birth: Sep. 11, 1813
Geneva
Ontario County
New York, USA
Death: Apr. 2, 1891
Huntsville
Madison County
Alabama, USA

U.S. Congressman. He graduated from Hobart College in 1833, studied law, was admitted to the bar and commenced to practice law at Geneva, New York. He was a member of the New State Assembly in 1842 and judge of the Ontario County Courts, (1855-56). Moving to Madison County Alabama, he engaged in agricultural pursuits and was a member of the Alabama State constitutional convention, in 1865. In 1869, he was elected as a Democrat to the Forty-first and Forty-second Congresses, serving until 1873. After his term, he retired from public service. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Abraham Dox (1780 - 1862)
  Ann Carey Nicholas Dox (1793 - 1860)
 
 Spouses:
  Matilda Walker Dox (1826 - 1871)
  Margaret Simpson Dox (1835 - 1925)
 
 Siblings:
  Peter Dox (1812 - 1812)*
  Peter Myndert Dox (1813 - 1891)
  John Nicolas Dox (1813 - 1878)*
  Ernest B. Dox (1847 - 1874)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Maple Hill Cemetery
Huntsville
Madison County
Alabama, USA
 
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Record added: May 16, 2002
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3rd cousin 3x removed
- Martha Fontaine Byrum
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- Grayson
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- Linda Davis
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