John Fox (1676 - c.1730) MP

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Birthplace: King William County, Virginia
Death: Died in Spotsylvania, Virginia, USA
Managed by: Lori Lynn Wilke
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About John Fox

Captain John Fox was born abt 1676 in City of London, London, England (or New Kent, Surry County, Virginia)  and died about 1730 in Spotsylvania County, Virginia.

  • Parents: Henry Fox (1650-1714) & Anne West.

Married

  1. Before 1701 to a woman surnamed Bacon. No known children.
  2. About 1701 to Frances Lightfoot.

Children of Frances Lightfoot & John Fox:

  1. Joseph b. Abt 1702, King William County, Virginia. Married Susanna Smith.
  2. Thomas b. Abt 1704, Virginia. Married Sara Smith.
  3. Reverend John Fox,   b. 1706. Married Isabel Booth, widow of John Richards.

Notes

  • John Fox was at one time a merchant-captain of London, as was shown by legal document of date September, 1713. He was Lieutenant of the Militia of King and Queen County between 1701/02 and owned 600 acres in King William County in 1704. He bought a lot in Delawaretown fronting on the Pamunkey River in June 1707.

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Captain John Fox's Timeline

1676
1676
King William County, Virginia
1701
1701
Age 25
1701
Age 25
Of, New Kent, Virginia
1702
1702
Age 26
King William County, Virginia
1730
1730
Age 54
Spotsylvania, Virginia, USA