Fox, Jacob

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Jacob was born in Westerlo at about 1837, a son of Samuel Fox and Hopey Bolster.

Marriage & Children

At about 1857, he married Mary B.____ and had the following known children:

  • Alice C. Fox born at about 1858
  • Henrietta Fox born about 1859
  • Samuel Fox born about 1862
  • Sarah L. Fox born about 1864
  • Dellah Fox born about 1866
  • Carrie Fox born about 1867
  • Herrick Fox born about 1869

Military Service

Residence: Westerlo
Enlistment Date: 8 Feb 1862
Enlistment Place: Westerlo, NY
Enlistment Rank: Private
State Served: New York
Regiment: 7th Regiment NY Heavy Artillery
Company: Company K
Deserted on: 19 Aug 1862
Deserted at: Albany, NY
Additional Remarks: Enlisted at the age of 25
Sources Used: 1860 census, Westerlo;, American Civil War Soldiers; Annual Report of the Adjutant-General for the State of NY for the year 1898; 1860 census, Westerlo, Albany Co., NY



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