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Thomas Fox (1706 - 1793)

Thomas Fox
Born in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Baymap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 7 Nov 1729 [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in Woodstock, Windham, Connecticut, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 2 Jan 2009
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Thomas was born 6 Dec 1706 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Bay.[1][2]

His intention to marry was registered on 7 Nov 1729 in Woodstock.[2]

He died 13 Mar 1793 in Woodstock, Windham, Connecticut.[2]


Children of Thomas and Mercy Fox:


As a descendant of Thomas Fox of Cambridge, MA, this Thomas is mentioned in the book "A history of that part of the Fox family descended from Thomas Fox of Cambridge, Mass." However only his birth was reported. It was speculated that he moved to CT. His saga is continued in another book, "Thomas Fox of Concord and his Descendants" by Fox, William F. (William Freeman), 1840-1909, page 11". He is referred to as a great grandson of Thomas Fox of Cambridge, Here we find that he married and had children in CT.

An extensive list of his descendants (he had 11 children) is contained in the book: "The history of Woodstock, Connecticut", by Clarence Winthrop Bowen, Volume 5, starting with page 82.


  1. "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915", database, FamilySearch ( : 15 January 2020), Thomas Fox, 1706.
  2. 2.00 2.01 2.02 2.03 2.04 2.05 2.06 2.07 2.08 2.09 2.10 2.11 2.12 2.13 2.14 2.15 2.16 2.17 2.18 2.19 2.20 Bowen, Clarence Winthrop. The history of Woodstock, Connecticut. Volume 5. Norwood, Mass., Priv. print. by the Plimpton Press. 1933. p 83.
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed 05 April 2020), memorial page for Thomas Fox, Sr (6 Dec 1706–13 Mar 1793), Find a Grave Memorial no. 66097668, citing First Burial Ground, Woburn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Robert Hodsdon (contributor 47094022) .

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Fox-6560 and Fox-2 appear to represent the same person because: Same details, same person
posted by Gillby Weldon

Rejected matches › Thomas Fox (abt.1708-1792)

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