Curtis Noah Fox

19 July 1865–18 November 1947 (Age 82)
Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Curtis Noah

When Curtis Noah Fox was born on 19 July 1865, in Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States, his father, John Day Fox, was 38 and his mother, Caroline M Smith, was 33. He married Nellie H. King on 1 March 1888, in Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Westfield, Union, New Jersey, British Colonial America in 1947. He died on 18 November 1947, in Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States.

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Curtis Noah Fox
Nellie H. King
Marriage: 1 March 1888
Robert M Fox
Grace G. Fox
Ruth A Fox
Hazel Edith Fox
Myrtle May Fox
Curtis Henry Fox
John Willard Fox

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1 March 1888
Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States


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World Events (8)

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 1

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 2

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 25

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

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)

  • Curtis A Fox, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Curtis N Fox in household of Robert M Fox, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Curtis N Fox, "United States Census, 1940"

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