Clarence Fox

21 January 1928–7 December 1953 (Age 25)
Portland, Ionia, Michigan, United States

The Life of Clarence

When Clarence Fox was born on 21 January 1928, in Portland, Ionia, Michigan, United States, his father, Anthony Tony Fox Sr, was 44 and his mother, Helena M Martin, was 36. He lived in Ionia, Michigan, United States in 1935 and Danby Township, Ionia, Michigan, United States in 1940. He died on 7 December 1953, in Portland, Ionia, Michigan, United States, at the age of 25, and was buried in Portland Cemetery, Portland, Ionia, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Anthony Tony Fox Sr
1883–1963
Helena M Martin
1891–1972
Gilbert Fox
1914–2004
Olga Mary Fox
1916–2006
Lester G. Fox
1918–1979
Pauline Fox
1919–2002
Anthony Joseph Fox
1920–2008
Norman Fox
1921–1921
Elgin Fox
1923–2002
William Fox
1925–2002
Helen P. Fox
1926–2016
Clarence Fox
1928–1953
Jeanette Mary Fox
1929–2010
Merlin Gilbert Fox Sr
1932–2016
Theresa Fox
1934–1970
Carl Fox
1935–1936

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(14)

    Gilbert Fox

    Male1914–2004Male

    Olga Mary Fox

    Female1916–2006Female

    Male1918–1979Male

    Female1919–2002Female

    Anthony Joseph Fox

    Male1920–2008Male

+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1929

Age 1

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1931

Age 3

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 9

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

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)

  • Clearance L Fox in household of Anthony Fox, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Clarence Fox in household of Anthony Fox, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Clarence Fox, "Michigan Obituaries, 1820-2006"

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