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Thomas Fox  ( 1846 - )

parents John & Hannah
born in Elham 1846
christened in Elham 23 May 1847
died in Bridge District
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Biography
 1864 On Thursday, at Acrise (before the Rev. Charles Chapman), A Thomas Fox and A John Carswell were charged with breaking a window, the property of John Gibson, of Acrise. Prosecutor's wife 51 stated that about half-past five o'clock in the afternoon of the 12th inst., she was getting her children's supper, when she was alarmed by a large stone being thrown against the front door. She ran to the door, thinking it was a gun discharged, and intended to lock the door, least anyone should attempt to enter. Before she could get to the door a stone came through the window. She ran across the garden to call her husband, and she then saw the defendant sitting on a style, near. She asked him his name and be refused to tell her. Her husband came and secured the defendant Fox who was close by. He said he did not do it, but refused to say who the other defendant was. The two were in company and no one else was seen there at the time. Defendants were each fined 6d. and costs 8s. 3d. Kentish Gazette - Tuesday 20 December 1864
 1881 Boarding (34) in Thanet 1881 census
Biography

1864
On Thursday, at Acrise (before the Rev. Charles Chapman), A Thomas Fox and A John Carswell were charged with breaking a window, the property of John Gibson, of Acrise. Prosecutor's wife 51 stated that about half-past five o'clock in the afternoon of the 12th inst., she was getting her children's supper, when she was alarmed by a large stone being thrown against the front door. She ran to the door, thinking it was a gun discharged, and intended to lock the door, least anyone should attempt to enter. Before she could get to the door a stone came through the window. She ran across the garden to call her husband, and she then saw the defendant sitting on a style, near. She asked him his name and be refused to tell her. Her husband came and secured the defendant Fox who was close by. He said he did not do it, but refused to say who the other defendant was. The two were in company and no one else was seen there at the time. Defendants were each fined 6d. and costs 8s. 3d.

Kentish Gazette - Tuesday 20 December 1864

1881
Boarding (34) in Thanet

1881 census
Demography
(Elham Parish only)
YearNamePropertyAddressRelationConOccupationAgeBorn  
1871Thomas FoxThe Square - Cottage nearest wallThe SquareLodgerUCordwainer24Elham
1861Thomas FoxLime Villas (middle) - Cottage site ofHigh StreetSon Scholar14Elham
1851Thomas FoxLime Villas (bottom) - Cottage site ofHigh StreetSon  4Elham
Relationships
(Calculated from the demography records)
Name Relation GBornPlaceDiedPlaceOccupation
John FoxFatherM1820Elham1915Woolwich GreenShepherd
Hannah GoldsackMotherF1826St Margarets1854Elham 
Emma ChidwickMotherF1838Buckland1919Woolwich Grren 
George Alfred FoxBrotherM1845Elham   
Caleb J FoxBrotherM1860Elham