Hannah Melissa Cox was born in Georgia to William Jessie and Harriett Howard Cox. By 1860 the family had removed to Sevier County Arkansas where Malissa married Harris Singleton Holt (son of Robert * Elizabeth Kolb Holt) on December 14, 1873. Malissa and Harris had the following children: Cossie, Harry Huston, Lillian, Walter Edward, Victor & Ola. Malissa was my 2nd great grand aunt. She is buried in McHorse Cemetery in Sevier County Arkansas.