Samuel/4w Fox

M, #10845, (30 April 1687 - 1752)
Father*Isaac/3w Fox1 b. 17 Oct 1657, d. 5 May 1735
Mother*Abigail Osborn1 b. 1661, d. 12 Mar 1718
Appears on charts:Descendants of Henry/1w Brooks
Descendants of Hannah/2w Brooks
Descendants of Isaac/3w Fox
Descendants of Samuel/4w Fox
Last Edited:8 Aug 2017

Children with Mary Fanning:

  • Mary/5w Fox7 b. 17 Oct 1722
  • Samuel/5w Fox8 b. 15 Jun 1724, d. 1809
  • John/5w Fox9 b. 24 Dec 1731, d. 1800
Samuel/4w Fox, born 30 Apr 1687 at Medford, Massachusetts,1, removed with his family to New London, Connecticut, circa 1698.2,3 He married Mary Fanning of Groton, daughter of John Fanning and Margaret Culver.4,5 He lived first at Groton, and later at Preston, then returned to Groton in 1741.4,5 With Ensign Beebe he was executor of his father's will, dated 1 Jul 1731.6,3
     Samuel's own will, dated 16 Feb 1748/49, and proved 14 Apr 1752, names wife Mary, eldest son Samuel (sole executor), youngest son John, and daughter Mary.4,5 He died at Groton, 17525, and his widow in 1771.5 The inventory of his estate, returned 12 May 1752, amounted to £2936-14-0.4

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S368] Vital Records of Medford, Massachusetts, To the Year 1850, 59, Samuell Fox b.
  2. [S1192] William F. Fox, Thomas Fox of Concord, 7-8, 24-25.
  3. [S2083] George Henry Fox, "Descendants of Isaac Fox," 4.
  4. [S1192] Thomas Fox of Concord, 34.
  5. [S2083] Fox, George H., "Descs. Isaac Fox," 7.
  6. [S1192] Thomas Fox of Concord, 24-25.
  7. [S1461] Jacquelyn Ladd Ricker, The Ricker Compilation, Groton VR, Mary Fox b.
  8. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, Preston VR, Samuel Fox b.
  9. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, Preston VR, John Fox b.