Company B, 1st Arkansas Infantry, enrolled 23 February 1863 at Fayetteville, Arkansas, age 43, born Sullivan County, Tennessee; Sargeant/Sargeant.
Joshua's father, Jacob C. Cox was a brother to my maternal gr,gr,gr, grandfather, John Cox Jr. of Sullivan County, Tenn. Many of Joshua's Tennessee cousins were Confederate !!!!
COX, JOSHUA Enl 23Feb1863 at Fayetteville, AR. Age 43, farmer, ht 5' 6', eyes blue, hair lt, complx fair. Absent sick at Ft Smith, AR since 18,May 1864.