Mary Susan Catherine Jane Rector

11 February 1828–4 June 1921 (Age 93)
Indiana, United States

The Life Summary of Mary Susan Catherine Jane

When Mary Susan Catherine Jane Rector was born on 11 February 1828, in Indiana, United States, her father, Peter Rector Jr, was 54 and her mother, Mary Kinnick, was 41. She married Phillip Fox on 11 March 1841, in Wayne, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Washington Township, Wayne, Indiana, United States for about 10 years and Pipe Creek Township, Madison, Indiana, United States for about 10 years. She died on 4 June 1921, in Madison, Indiana, United States, at the age of 93.

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Family Time Line

Phillip Fox
1814–1883
Mary Susan Catherine Jane Rector
1828–1921
Marriage: 11 March 1841
Andrew Jackson Fox
1842–about 1909
John Fox
1846–1927
Jacob Fox
1848–
William Miles Fox
1850–1930
Clarinda Jane Fox
1852–1875
Elizabeth Ann Fox
1853–before 1910
Nancy Ellen Fox
1856–1942
Mary Frances Fox
1858–1935
Amanda Louisa Fox
1861–1941
George Fox
1862–1947
Marcus Monroe Fox
1866–1951
Thomas Asberry Fox
1869–1926

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 March 1841Wayne, Indiana, United States
  • Children

    (12)

    +7 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (12)

    +7 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 2
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
    1833
    Age 5
    Historic Boundaries 1833: Madison, Indiana, United States
    1856 · The Town of Santa Claus
    Age 28
    The town of Santa Fe was denied their application for a United States Postal Service as a town of Santa Fe, Indiana, was already established. Several meetings were held and the name was changed to Santa Claus, Indiana. The United States Postal Service granted their application. Due to the name, the post office in Santa Claus continues to receive thousands of letters to Santa Claus from children around the world each December.

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 5298;2007: 10441; 2010: 13559)German, Dutch, and English: status name for the director of an institution, in particular the head of a religious house or a college.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Sources (7)

    • Mary Fox in household of Phipp Fox, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Mary S C J Rector, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"
    • Mary Fox in household of Philip Fox, "United States Census, 1850"

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