Theodore Cox received his A.B. from the University of Michigan in 1917. He joined the army before returning to the University of Virginia School of Law, from which he graduated in 1922. Cox joined the faculty of the William & Mary School of Jurisprudence in 1930 and became dean in 1932. He took a leave of absence from 1942-1946 to serve as a lieutenant-colonel in the army. Dudley Woodbridge served as the acting dean in his absence. In the fall of 1946 Theodore Cox returned to his post as Dean of the School of Jurisprudence and held this position until his death in May 1947.
Theodore Cox's publications are available here.
Dr. T.S. Cox, Dean of Law At William and Mary, Dies
Richmond Times-Dispatch at 24 (May 11, 1947)
Law Students Plan Memorial For Cox, College of William & Mary
The Flat Fat 1,4 (May 13, 1947)
T.S. Cox, Dean of Law School, Dies Saturday At Hospital in Richmond, College of William & Mary
The Flat Fat 1, 3 (May 13, 1947)