John Frederick FOX (Johann Frederick FUCHS) and his wife Christina _______ FOX were born in Hesse Cassel,Hesse Nassau, Prussia (Germany) about 1723.They sailed from Rotterdam on the ship Anderson and landed in Philadelphia Sep 27, 1752. Hugh Campbell was the Captain of the ship.John and Christina were married before 1748.
Children- birth order unknown, also 2 were born in Germany and came on the ship with their parents, which two I don't know.
1.Frederick FOX b. ca. 1751(Germany?), died 27 FEB 1837.Buried in Old Franklin Cemetery, Franklin, Warren Co. OH- then grave moved to Gephart Cem. He married Catherine BOOKER. This family moved to Warren & Montgomery Co, OH in 1807
2.Michael FOX b. 6 JAN 1760 in PA.He d. 23 AUG 1837 in Warren Co. OH.He married Susannah ______.She was b. 30 MAR 1761 MD. Their children were: 1.Elizabeth FOX ROBB BEARD/BAIRD. 2. Daniel FOX3. Jacob FOX4. Eve FOX ROBERTS. 5. male.This family moved to OH after 1800.
3.Daniel FOX-Is this the Daniel FOX who lives near John BEARD, Sr. in Butler Township, Montgomery Co. OH in 1850? Or some other relative? Michael's son? 4.Rachel FOX
Two children were born in Germany and three were born in PA, where the family lived for a few years.On 2 JUN 1764, John Frederick purchased a lot in Frederick, Frederick Co., MD from Daniel Dulany.He purchased property from Joseph Chapline in 1766 and 1767 which was located in Sharpsburg, MD, which later became Washington CO., MD.The family remained in this area from 1764 until the death of John Frederick in 1784.His children remained in the area until after 1800 when some or all moved to OH.
Has anyone traced this family back to Hesse Cassel?Is anyone descended from John and Christina.I would like to fill in the gaps.This family is the Fox Gap MD family.