George Fox

George Fox (1624 - 1691)

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George Fox
Born in Drayton-in-the-Clay, Leicestershire County, Englandmap
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Died in London, Englandmap
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George Fox, founder of the Quakers. John Prickett was an early follower.
George Fox, founder of the Quakers.  John Prickett was an early follower.

George Fox (1624-1691)
George Fox (1624-1691)

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On 14 Apr 2016 at 22:37 GMT Iain Cooke wrote:

It is the County of Leicestershire and not Leicestershire County.

On 24 Mar 2015 at 03:08 GMT Joseph St. Denis wrote:

"George Fox, chief founder of the people who came to be called Quakers was born in Leicestershire in 1624, the son of Christopher Fox, a weaver, who had served as a warden in the Fenny Draytan village church, a parish which had been led by pro-Puritan vicars for two generations". First Draft History Quakers in Maryland and Virginia January, 1977

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