Robert Edward Lee Fox

11 November 1876–25 October 1943 (Age 66)
Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona, United States

The Life of Robert Edward Lee

When Robert Edward Lee Fox was born on 11 November 1876, in Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona, United States, his father, Charles Christopher Holder Fox, was 38 and his mother, Mary Ann Elizabeth Campbell, was 23. He married Lillian Bradshaw on 22 June 1903, in Beaver, Beaver, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Election Precinct 1 Tooele, Tooele, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 25 October 1943, in Tooele, Tooele, Utah, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Tooele, Tooele, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Edward Lee Fox
1876–1943
Lillian Bradshaw
1884–1940
Marriage: 22 June 1903
Floyd Edward Fox
1904–1925
Baby Girl Fox
1904–
Charles Samuel Fox
1907–1993
Robert Leroy Fox
1910–1942
Ernest Leslie Fox
1913–1930
Alice Elizabeth Fox
1916–1991
Keith Bradshaw Fox
1921–1945
Lillian Kathryn Fox
1926–2003

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 June 1903
Beaver, Beaver, Utah, United States
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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 5

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 6

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 20

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

1 English: nickname from the animal, Middle English, Old English fox. It may have denoted a cunning individual or been given to someone with red hair or for some other anecdotal reason. This relatively common and readily understood surname seems to have absorbed some early examples of less transparent surnames derived from the Germanic personal names mentioned at Faulks and Foulks .2 Irish: part translation of Gaelic Mac an tSionnaigh ‘son of the fox’ ( see Tinney ).3 Jewish (American): translation of the Ashkenazic Jewish surname Fuchs .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Robert E Lee Fox, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Robert E Lee Fox, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Robert Fox in household of Charles H Fox, "United States Census, 1880"

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