Private James Cox, Co. K, 33rd Mississippi Infantry, CSA
- James Cox was born to Henry and Elizabeth Toler Cox in Amite County, MS.
- October 10: The U.S. Federal Census enumerated Amite County, MS showed 5-year-old James living with his parents and siblings. His father Henry was a farmer who owned 12 slaves.
- June 19: James’ mother Elizabeth died.
- July 2: The U.S. Federal Census enumerated in Amite County, MS showed 15-year-old James living with his father and his siblings. His father, Henry was a prosperous planter who owned 13 slaves.
- March 10: James Cox enlisted in the C.S. in Amite County, MS.
- November & December: Company Muster Roll. Present.
- March & April: Company Muster Roll. Absent. Remarks “Absent, sick in Amite Co.”
- May & June: Company Muster Roll. Absent. Remarks “Absent sick in Hospital.”
- July to December: Company Muster Roll. Present.
- February 16: James appeared on a register for 1st Mississippi C.S. Hospital in Jackson, MS.
- March to August: Company Muster Roll. Present.
- November 30: James Cox was wounded and captured at the Battle of Franklin and died from his wounds. He was buried at the McGavock Confederate Cemetery, section 46, grave 373.