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Joanna Fox (Way)

Birthdate: (26)
Birthplace: or Boston, Suffolk, MA, USA, Providence, Providence, RI, USA
Death: July 1689 (26)
New London, New London, CT, USA (Throat distemper)
Immediate Family:

Daughter of George Way and Elizabeth Way
Wife of Samuel Fox, of Concord & New London
Mother of Benjamin Fox, I and Isaac Fox
Sister of Lydia Munsell; George Way; Agnes Pember; Alice Chappell; Thomas Way and 2 others

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About Joanna Fox

Christened March 1663 in Dorchester, MA.

per "Thomas Fox of Concord," pg. 14a. That Joanna Way was Samuel's second wife is not absolutely proved, but very probable. According to Frances Manwaring Caulkins, History of New London, Connecticut, (New London, 1895), pg. 198, an epidemic hit New London in the summer of 1689 with twenty deaths reporting in July and August; the wife of Samuel Fox was one of these. According to Miss Caulkins' Necrology of New London, Joanna, wife of Samuel Fox bled to death Oct. 1689. According to Catherine Marshall Gardiner in "A Chronicle of Eeveryday People: being as far as can be obtained the American Ancestry of George Schuyler Gardiner and his wife Catherine Larison Marshall," (unknown: unknown, 1929), pg. 112, Joanna died of throat distemper.


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Joanna Fox's Timeline

March 5, 1663
Providence, Providence, RI, USA
March 5, 1663
Dorchester, Suffolk, MA
March 5, 1663
Dorchester, Suffolk, MA
March 5, 1663
Dorchester, Suffolk, MA
March 5, 1663
Dorchester, Suffolk, Ma
Age 20
Age 21
Lyme, New London, Connecticut, USA
Age 24
New London, New London, CT, USA
July 1689
Age 26
New London, New London, CT, USA