Matthew Fox

1908–1998 (Age 89)
Brooklyn, New York, USA

The Life of Matthew

When Matthew Fox was born on 17 October 1908, his father, Max "Kid Twist" Zweifach, was 24 and his mother, Sadie Birnbaum, was 20. He had at least 1 son with Katie Adelia Vance. He died in 1998, at the age of 90.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Matthew Fox
1908–1998
Katie Adelia Vance
1908–1980
Loren Joseph Fox
1933–1980

Spouse & Children

children

(1)

Parents & Siblings

  • Max "Kid Twist" Zweifach

    Male1884–1908Male

  • Female1887–1959Female

siblings

(1)

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 .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (0)

    Sources

    There are no historical documents attached to Matthew.

    Find more of your family story

    As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account
    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Share this with your family and friends.