Henry Daniel Blandford"Harry" COX

Male 1875 - 1979  (104 years)


Personal Information

  • Name Henry Daniel Blandford"Harry" COX 
    Nickname Harry 
    Born 10 Jun 1875  Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 27 Aug 1979  Wahroonga Sanitarium Hospital, New South Wales, .Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • At 13 Harry was employed in the dispensary at (Royal) Prince Alfred Hospital. In 1891 he was apprenticed to W. V. Bond, a chemist and tooth-drawer. After passing the Board of Pharmacy's preliminary examination, Cox voluntarily attended evening classes run by the Pharmaceutical Society of New South Wales; he passed examinations in botany, inorganic chemistry and materia medica in 1896; he was to be registered on 14 October next year under the Pharmacy Act (1897).

      In later years,in partnership with his brothers in a Queensland dairy-farm, Cox had bought Jersey cattle because of their top-quality milk. He joined the Australasian Jersey Herd Society in 1919 and was co-opted to its executive. As president of the Australian Cattle Research Association, he was prominent in campaigns to eradicate such cattle diseases as piroplasmosis, brucellosis and mastitis. Later, he was president of the Australian Dairy Produce Board.
    Person ID I23143  Kirkpatrick Family Archives
    Last Modified 31 Dec 2018 

    Father Nadir "George" COX, ,of "Glengarriffe" Artarmon,NSW.,   b. 1852, Cookham, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1925, "Glengarriffe" Artarmon, NSW. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Jane SULLIVAN, ,daughter of Timothy and Avizia Sullivan,   b. 1844, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1922, St Leonards, New South Wales , Australia. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 6 Apr 1874  St Stephens Church, Poplar, Middlesex, UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • On their marriage certificate Nadir's Christian name is spelt Nadier.
    Family ID F4596  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart




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