The OHS Pipe Organ Database

BuilderID 166

Builder Identification

Louisville, Kentucky, 1910.

Additional Notes

  • From the OHS PC Database, derived from A Guide to North American Organbuilders by David H. Fox (Organ Historical Society, 1991). -

    Born c. 1885 in Ohio; son-in-law of John V. Cox [see editor's note below]; with Pilcher firm of Louisville, Kentucky, 1910, superintendent.


    • U. S. Census.
    • Elizabeth Towne Schmitt.

  • From the OHS Database Builders Listing Editor, June 3, 2016. -

    John Vaché Cox was the husband of Eliza Pilcher. Eliza was the daughter of Henry Pilcher [I], sister to Henry [II], and aunt to Henry II's sons, Henry III, Robert E., William E., John Vasché, and Paul Bartlett Pilcher. Thomas Archer would have therefore been married to Henry I's granddaughter, who would have also been niece to Henry II, and first cousin to Henry II's sons.

    • Bynum Petty, Henry Pilcher's Sons: Opus List and Historical Sketch, (LULU Press 2014).

Database Entries

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