Cyrus Augustus Bliss Fox1

Last Edited20 Mar 2018
M, b. 5 November 1846, d. 19 April 1926
FatherCarlton Augustus Fox2 b. 1817, d. 1 Mar 1872
MotherLaura Bliss2 b. 7 Aug 1823, d. 28 May 1883
Birth*5 November 1846Cyrus Augustus Bliss Fox was born on 5 November 1846 at Potosi, Washington, MO, USA; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1
Census*1860He appeared on the census of 1860 at Valley Township, Stark, IL, USA; At the time of the 1860 census, the Fox family is found in Valley Township, Stark County, Illinois;
Carlton A Fox M 43 Vermont
Laura Fox F 36 N. Y.
Cyrus S Fox M 13 Missouri
James H Fox M 10 Missouri
Henry Fox M 8 Ill
Lewis Fox M 5 Ill
Mable A Fox F 0 Ill
William Dickenson M 28 England
Mary Atkinson F 27 England.2
Military-Begin*7 August 1862He began military service on 7 August 1862 At the age of 15, Cyrus A. B. Fox volunteered at Valley, Illinois to serve in a company which was being raised in the Peoria, Illinois area by David W. Magee, a veteran of the Mexican War, for service in the Union Army during the Civil War.3
Misc*1863He was ILLINOIS CIVIL WAR DETAIL REPORT
Name FOX, CYRUS A
Rank MUS Company H Unit 86 IL US INF

Personal Characteristics
Residence VALLEY, STARK CO, IL Age 16 Height 5' 9 Hair LIGHT
Eyes BLUE Complexion FAIR Marital Status SINGLE Occupation FARMER
Nativity WASHINGTON, MO

Service Record
Joined When AUG 7, 1862 Joined Where VALLEY, IL
Joined By Whom N/A Period 3 YRS
Muster In AUG 27, 1862 Muster In Where PEORIA, IL
Muster In By Whom N/A Muster Out JUN 6, 1865
Muster Out Where WASHINGTON, DC Muster Out By Whom LT SCROGGS
Remarks N/A in 1863 at Civil War.2
Marriage*20 September 1868He married Mary Florence Scruton on 20 September 1868 at Marshall, IL, USA.2
Census1870Cyrus Augustus Bliss Fox appeared on the census of 1870 at Valley Township, Stark, IL, USA; 1870 census, Cyrus and his family are found in Valley Township of Stark County, Illinois, where he is farming;
Cyrus A B Fox M 23 Farmer Missouri
Mary F Fox F 19 Keeping House New Jersey
Amelia E Fox F 0 Illinois
Frank Harris M 19 Farm Hand Tennessee
Arminda Turner F 31 Domestic Servant Illinois
Harry Turner M 1 Illinois.2
Misc1871He was Very early 1871, Cyrus and Mary were seperated and apparently divorced. Mary may have been pregnant at the time. Was Cyrus the father?
At the time of the 1880 census, Mary Florence (Scruton) Fox is found living in Lacon, Marshall County, Illinois with her parents. Mary is listed as divorced and she has taken back her maiden name. Charles, who must be her son with Cyrus, is also listed as a Scruton, not a Fox. However, the boy's father is listed as having been born in Illinois, rather than Missouri. Is it possible the boy is not Cyrus'?

Alford Scruton Self M 62 New Hampshire
Lyddia Scruton Wife F 53 New Hampshire
Mary Scruton Daughter F 31 New Jersey
Charles Scruton Grandson M 8 Illinois in 1871.2
Marriage*10 November 1871He married Sarah A Alvey, daughter of John Alvey, on 10 November 1871 at Faribault, MN, USA.2
Death*19 April 1926Cyrus Augustus Bliss Fox died on 19 April 1926 at Sious Falls, Minnehaha, SD, USA, at age 79; Age 79: https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1
Burial*after 19 April 1926He was buried after 19 April 1926 at Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, SD, USA; Age 79: https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1

Family 1

Mary Florence Scruton b. 28 Nov 1846, d. 29 Dec 1929
Child

Family 2

Sarah A Alvey b. 13 Oct 1849, d. 27 Mar 1937
Children

Sarah A Alvey1

Last Edited20 Mar 2018
F, b. 13 October 1849, d. 27 March 1937
FatherJohn Alvey2 b. 1807, d. 1891
Birth*13 October 1849Sarah A Alvey was born on 13 October 1849 at Hartford, Hartford, CT, USA; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/80386086/sarah-h.-fox
AND
https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox

6th of 8 children.1
Marriage*10 November 1871She married Cyrus Augustus Bliss Fox, son of Carlton Augustus Fox and Laura Bliss, on 10 November 1871 at Faribault, MN, USA.2
Death*27 March 1937Sarah A Alvey died on 27 March 1937 at Minnehaha, SD, USA, at age 87; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/80386086/sarah-h.-fox.1
Burial*after 27 March 1937She was buried after 27 March 1937 at Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, SD, USA; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/80386086/sarah-h.-fox.1

Family

Cyrus Augustus Bliss Fox b. 5 Nov 1846, d. 19 Apr 1926
Children

John Alvey1

Last Edited20 Mar 2018
M, b. 1807, d. 1891
Birth*1807John Alvey was born in 1807 at England; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1
Death*1891He died in 1891 at MN, USA; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1

Family

Children

Lewis Augustus Alvey1

Last Edited20 Mar 2018
M, b. 30 August 1874, d. 28 April 1955
FatherJohn Alvey1 b. 1807, d. 1891
Birth*30 August 1874Lewis Augustus Alvey was born on 30 August 1874 at Blue Earth, Faribault, MN, USA.1
Death*28 April 1955He died on 28 April 1955 at Sibley, MN, USA, at age 80.1

Elsie E Morris1

Last Edited20 Mar 2018
F, b. circa 1874
Birth*circa 1874Elsie E Morris was born circa 1874 at IA, USA; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1
Marriage*22 June 1898She married Lewis Augustus Fox, son of Cyrus Augustus Bliss Fox and Sarah A Alvey, on 22 June 1898.1

Family

Lewis Augustus Fox b. 30 Aug 1874, d. 28 Apr 1955

Carlton Augustus Fox1

Last Edited20 Mar 2018
M, b. 1817, d. 1 March 1872
Birth*1817Carlton Augustus Fox was born in 1817 at VT, USA; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1
Marriage*26 July 1842He married Laura Bliss, daughter of Zenas G Bliss and Mabel Gillett, on 26 July 1842 at near, North Hampton, Peoria, IL, USA.1
Misc*1851Carlton Augustus Fox was Carlton A. Fox purchased a quarter section of land in Section 28 of Valley Township. It included most of the east half of Section 28 and all of the southeast corner of the section. in 1851.1
Census*1860He appeared on the census of 1860 at Valley Township, Stark, IL, USA; At the time of the 1860 census, the Fox family is found in Valley Township, Stark County, Illinois;
Carlton A Fox M 43 Vermont
Laura Fox F 36 N. Y.
Cyrus S Fox M 13 Missouri
James H Fox M 10 Missouri
Henry Fox M 8 Ill
Lewis Fox M 5 Ill
Mable A Fox F 0 Ill
William Dickenson M 28 England
Mary Atkinson F 27 England.2,1
Census1870He appeared on the census of 1870 at Valley Township, Stark, IL, USA; At the time of the 1870 census, the Fox family is found in Valley Township of Stark County, Illinois;
Carlton A Fox M 54 Vermont
Laura Fox F 46 New York
Henry Fox M 16 Illinois
Louis Fox M 14 Illinois
Ellen O Fox F 8 Illinois.3
Death*1 March 1872He died on 1 March 1872 at Stark, IL, USA; Carlton died on March 1, 1872 in Stark County, Illinois at the age of 55.3
Burial*after 1 March 1872He was buried after 1 March 1872 at near Speer, Stark, IL, USA; Their mortal remains were laid there in the Fox Cemetery, near Spear, Stark County, Illinois.3
Misc1873He was The 1873 Atlas of Stark County shows that the Fox home was located about 3 miles straight east of the little village of Wada (or Wady) Petra, Illinois, that was situated along the Rock Island Railroad between Princeville and Wyoming, Illinois. in 1873.1
Misc2018He was Today this road is known as S. Valley Road. At the N. W. corner of S. Valley Road and 1000 E there was a school house. Directly north of the school house was what has been called the Fox Cemetery or Valley Cemetery. A local history tells us, "In Valley Cemetery, known also as the Fox Cemetery (the only one in the township, as the Lawn Ridge Cemetery is in Marshall county) are interred the following old settlers: W. Down, died in 1878; James Jackson, 1871; Jane Hodges, 1859; Margaret Jackson, 1882; Lovina Ann Eby, 1870; Harry Hull, 1878; Sally Hull, 1862; Carlton A. Fox, 1872 and Wm. Marlatt, 1886." in 2018.1

Family

Laura Bliss b. 7 Aug 1823, d. 28 May 1883
Children

Citations

  1. [S10] Find A Grave, online https://www.findagrave.com/, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/…
  2. [S33] 1860 US Federal Census.
  3. [S5] 1870 US Federal Census.

Laura Bliss1

Last Edited20 Mar 2018
F, b. 7 August 1823, d. 28 May 1883
FatherZenas G Bliss1 b. 1793, d. 1868
MotherMabel Gillett1 b. 1798, d. 1882
Birth*7 August 1823Laura Bliss was born on 7 August 1823 at Stockton, Chautaugua, NY, USA; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1
Marriage*26 July 1842She married Carlton Augustus Fox on 26 July 1842 at near, North Hampton, Peoria, IL, USA.1
Census*1860Laura Bliss appeared on the census of 1860 at Valley Township, Stark, IL, USA; At the time of the 1860 census, the Fox family is found in Valley Township, Stark County, Illinois;
Carlton A Fox M 43 Vermont
Laura Fox F 36 N. Y.
Cyrus S Fox M 13 Missouri
James H Fox M 10 Missouri
Henry Fox M 8 Ill
Lewis Fox M 5 Ill
Mable A Fox F 0 Ill
William Dickenson M 28 England
Mary Atkinson F 27 England.1
Census1870She appeared on the census of 1870 at Valley Township, Stark, IL, USA; At the time of the 1870 census, the Fox family is found in Valley Township of Stark County, Illinois;
Carlton A Fox M 54 Vermont
Laura Fox F 46 New York
Henry Fox M 16 Illinois
Louis Fox M 14 Illinois
Ellen O Fox F 8 Illinois.2
Death*28 May 1883She died on 28 May 1883 at Stark, IL, USA, at age 59; Laura died on May 28, 1883 in Stark County, Illinois, just north of Princeville. Their mortal remains were laid there in the Fox Cemetery, near Spear, Stark County, Illinois.2
Burial*after 28 May 1883She was buried after 28 May 1883 at near Speer, Stark, IL, USA; Their mortal remains were laid there in the Fox Cemetery, near Spear, Stark County, Illinois.2

Family

Carlton Augustus Fox b. 1817, d. 1 Mar 1872
Children

Citations

  1. [S10] Find A Grave, online https://www.findagrave.com/, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/…
  2. [S5] 1870 US Federal Census.

Zenas G Bliss1

Last Edited20 Mar 2018
M, b. 1793, d. 1868
Marriage*?Zenas G Bliss married Mabel Gillett in ?1
Birth*1793Zenas G Bliss was born in 1793.1
Death*1868He died in 1868.1

Family

Mabel Gillett b. 1798, d. 1882
Child

Mabel Gillett1

Last Edited20 Mar 2018
F, b. 1798, d. 1882
Marriage*?Mabel Gillett married Zenas G Bliss in ?1
Birth*1798Mabel Gillett was born in 1798; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1
Death*1882She died in 1882; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1

Family

Zenas G Bliss b. 1793, d. 1868
Child

William Fox1

Last Edited20 Mar 2018
M, b. circa 1843, d. ?
FatherCarlton Augustus Fox1 b. 1817, d. 1 Mar 1872
MotherLaura Bliss1 b. 7 Aug 1823, d. 28 May 1883
Burial*?William Fox was buried in ? At Galena, Jo Daviess, IL, USA; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1
Death*?He died in ? At Infant, Galena, Jo Daviess, IL, USA; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1
Birth*circa 1843He was born circa 1843 at Galena, Jo Daviess, IL, USA; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1

James H Fox1

Last Edited20 Mar 2018
M, b. 27 August 1848, d. 19 February 1865
FatherCarlton Augustus Fox1 b. 1817, d. 1 Mar 1872
MotherLaura Bliss1 b. 7 Aug 1823, d. 28 May 1883
Birth*27 August 1848James H Fox was born on 27 August 1848 at Potosi, Washington, MO, USA; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1
Census*1860He appeared on the census of 1860 at Valley Township, Stark, IL, USA; At the time of the 1860 census, the Fox family is found in Valley Township, Stark County, Illinois;
Carlton A Fox M 43 Vermont
Laura Fox F 36 N. Y.
Cyrus S Fox M 13 Missouri
James H Fox M 10 Missouri
Henry Fox M 8 Ill
Lewis Fox M 5 Ill
Mable A Fox F 0 Ill
William Dickenson M 28 England
Mary Atkinson F 27 England.1
Misc*between 1861 and 1865He was James served in Co. C of the 11th Illinois Vol. Inf. during the Civil War. between 1861 and 1865.1
Death*19 February 1865He died on 19 February 1865 at in Marine Hospital, New Orleans, LA, USA, at age 16; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1
Burial*after 19 February 1865He was buried after 19 February 1865 at Fox Cemetery, near Speer, Stark, IL, USA; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1

Francis Marion Fox1

Last Edited20 Mar 2018
M, b. 1851, d. 1859
FatherCarlton Augustus Fox1 b. 1817, d. 1 Mar 1872
MotherLaura Bliss1 b. 7 Aug 1823, d. 28 May 1883
Birth*1851Francis Marion Fox was born in 1851 at near Chillicothe, Peoria, IL, USA; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1
Burial*1859He was buried in 1859 at Fox Cemetery, near Chillicothe, Stark, IL, USA; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1
Death*1859He died in 1859 at Stark, IL, USA; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1

Charles Henry Fox1

Last Edited20 Mar 2018
M, b. 30 November 1854, d. 8 June 1946
FatherCarlton Augustus Fox1 b. 1817, d. 1 Mar 1872
MotherLaura Bliss1 b. 7 Aug 1823, d. 28 May 1883
Birth*30 November 1854Charles Henry Fox was born on 30 November 1854 at IL; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1
Census*1860He appeared on the census of 1860 at Valley Township, Stark, IL, USA; At the time of the 1860 census, the Fox family is found in Valley Township, Stark County, Illinois;
Carlton A Fox M 43 Vermont
Laura Fox F 36 N. Y.
Cyrus S Fox M 13 Missouri
James H Fox M 10 Missouri
Henry Fox M 8 Ill
Lewis Fox M 5 Ill
Mable A Fox F 0 Ill
William Dickenson M 28 England
Mary Atkinson F 27 England.1
Census1870He appeared on the census of 1870 at Valley Township, Stark, IL, USA; At the time of the 1870 census, the Fox family is found in Valley Township of Stark County, Illinois;
Carlton A Fox M 54 Vermont
Laura Fox F 46 New York
Henry Fox M 16 Illinois
Louis Fox M 14 Illinois
Ellen O Fox F 8 Illinois.2
Miscafter 1878He was Charles & Eva Chaffee and had 1 son and 2 daughters (all born in Minnesota). after 1878.1
Marriage*1889He married Lucinda Jane Roberts in 1889.1
Misc*after 1889Charles Henry Fox was Charles and Lucinda had 4 known children (1 died young – all born in California) after 1889.1
Death*8 June 1946He died on 8 June 1946 at Bakersfield, Kern, CA, USA, at age 91; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1
Burial*after 8 June 1946He was buried after 8 June 1946 at Bakersfield, Kern, CA, USA.1

Family

Lucinda Jane Roberts b. 14 Jul 1868, d. 15 Aug 1951

Citations

  1. [S10] Find A Grave, online https://www.findagrave.com/, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/…
  2. [S5] 1870 US Federal Census.

Lucinda Jane Roberts1

Last Edited20 Mar 2018
F, b. 14 July 1868, d. 15 August 1951
Birth*14 July 1868Lucinda Jane Roberts was born on 14 July 1868 at CA, USA.1
Marriage*1889She married Charles Henry Fox, son of Carlton Augustus Fox and Laura Bliss, in 1889.1
Misc*after 1889Lucinda Jane Roberts was Charles and Lucinda had 4 known children (1 died young – all born in California) after 1889.1
Death*15 August 1951She died on 15 August 1951 at Bakersfield, Kerns, CA, USA, at age 83; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1

Family

Charles Henry Fox b. 30 Nov 1854, d. 8 Jun 1946

Amos Lewis Fox1

Last Edited20 Mar 2018
M, b. 1856, d. between October 1908 and November 1908
FatherCarlton Augustus Fox1 b. 1817, d. 1 Mar 1872
MotherLaura Bliss1 b. 7 Aug 1823, d. 28 May 1883
Birth*1856Amos Lewis Fox was born in 1856 at Chicago, Cook, IL, USA; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1
Census*1860He appeared on the census of 1860 at Valley Township, Stark, IL, USA; At the time of the 1860 census, the Fox family is found in Valley Township, Stark County, Illinois;
Carlton A Fox M 43 Vermont
Laura Fox F 36 N. Y.
Cyrus S Fox M 13 Missouri
James H Fox M 10 Missouri
Henry Fox M 8 Ill
Lewis Fox M 5 Ill
Mable A Fox F 0 Ill
William Dickenson M 28 England
Mary Atkinson F 27 England.1
Census1870He appeared on the census of 1870 at Valley Township, Stark, IL, USA; At the time of the 1870 census, the Fox family is found in Valley Township of Stark County, Illinois;
Carlton A Fox M 54 Vermont
Laura Fox F 46 New York
Henry Fox M 16 Illinois
Louis Fox M 14 Illinois
Ellen O Fox F 8 Illinois.2
Marriage*1876He married Delia R Hill in 1876.1
Death*between October 1908 and November 1908Amos Lewis Fox died between October 1908 and November 1908 at Sioux City, Woodbury & Plymouth, IA, USA; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1
Burial*between October 1908 and November 1908He was buried between October 1908 and November 1908 at In the Mausoleum in Rose Hill Cemetery, Chicago, Cook, IL, USA; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1

Family

Delia R Hill b. Aug 1857, d. 1923

Citations

  1. [S10] Find A Grave, online https://www.findagrave.com/, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/…
  2. [S5] 1870 US Federal Census.

Delia R Hill1

Last Edited20 Mar 2018
F, b. August 1857, d. 1923
Birth*August 1857Delia R Hill was born in August 1857 at Mahoning, OH, USA; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1
Marriage*1876She married Amos Lewis Fox, son of Carlton Augustus Fox and Laura Bliss, in 1876.1
Misc*after 1876Delia R Hill was Lewis and Delia had 3 children, Ida Lorena, Martin and Eddie L. after 1876.1
Burial*1923She was buried in 1923 at Rosehill Cemetery and Mausoleum, Chicago, Cook, IL, USA; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/176305606/delia-r-fox.2
Death*1923She died in 1923 at Chicago, Cook, IL, USA; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1

Family

Amos Lewis Fox b. 1856, d. bt Oct 1908 - Nov 1908

Mabel A "Bell" Fox1

Last Edited20 Mar 2018
F, b. 1859, d. 1860
FatherCarlton Augustus Fox1 b. 1817, d. 1 Mar 1872
MotherLaura Bliss1 b. 7 Aug 1823, d. 28 May 1883
Birth*1859Mabel A "Bell" Fox was born in 1859 at IL, USA; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1
Census*1860She appeared on the census of 1860 at Valley Township, Stark, IL, USA; At the time of the 1860 census, the Fox family is found in Valley Township, Stark County, Illinois;
Carlton A Fox M 43 Vermont
Laura Fox F 36 N. Y.
Cyrus S Fox M 13 Missouri
James H Fox M 10 Missouri
Henry Fox M 8 Ill
Lewis Fox M 5 Ill
Mable A Fox F 0 Ill
William Dickenson M 28 England
Mary Atkinson F 27 England.1
Burial*1860She was buried in 1860 at Fox Cemetery, near Speer, Stark, IL, USA; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1
Death*1860She died in 1860 at Stark, IL, USA; AGE: 10 months. https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1
Census1870She appeared on the census of 1870 at Valley Township, Stark, IL, USA; At the time of the 1870 census, the Fox family is found in Valley Township of Stark County, Illinois;
Carlton A Fox M 54 Vermont
Laura Fox F 46 New York
Henry Fox M 16 Illinois
Louis Fox M 14 Illinois
Ellen O Fox F 8 Illinois.2

Citations

  1. [S10] Find A Grave, online https://www.findagrave.com/, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/…
  2. [S5] 1870 US Federal Census.

Ella Nora Fox1

Last Edited20 Mar 2018
F, b. 1862, d. 1872
FatherCarlton Augustus Fox1 b. 1817, d. 1 Mar 1872
MotherLaura Bliss1 b. 7 Aug 1823, d. 28 May 1883
Birth*1862Ella Nora Fox was born in 1862 at IL, USA; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1
Census*1870She appeared on the census of 1870 at Valley Township, Stark, IL, USA; At the time of the 1870 census, the Fox family is found in Valley Township of Stark County, Illinois;
Carlton A Fox M 54 Vermont
Laura Fox F 46 New York
Henry Fox M 16 Illinois
Louis Fox M 14 Illinois
Ellen O Fox F 8 Illinois.2
Burial*1872She was buried in 1872 at Fox Cemetery, near Speer, Stark, IL, USA; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1
Death*1872She died in 1872 at Stark, IL, USA; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1

Citations

  1. [S10] Find A Grave, online https://www.findagrave.com/, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/…
  2. [S5] 1870 US Federal Census.

Mary Florence Scruton1

Last Edited20 Mar 2018
F, b. 28 November 1846, d. 29 December 1929
Birth*28 November 1846Mary Florence Scruton was born on 28 November 1846 at Gloucester, Canden, NJ, USA.1
Misc*after 28 November 1846She was Two children are BELIEVED to have born to Cyrus and Mary, before Cyrus and Mary were apparently divorced in the 1870's. after 28 November 1846.1
Marriage*20 September 1868She married Cyrus Augustus Bliss Fox, son of Carlton Augustus Fox and Laura Bliss, on 20 September 1868 at Marshall, IL, USA.1
Census*1870Mary Florence Scruton appeared on the census of 1870 at Valley Township, Stark, IL, USA; 1870 census, Cyrus and his family are found in Valley Township of Stark County, Illinois, where he is farming;
Cyrus A B Fox M 23 Farmer Missouri
Mary F Fox F 19 Keeping House New Jersey
Amelia E Fox F 0 Illinois
Frank Harris M 19 Farm Hand Tennessee
Arminda Turner F 31 Domestic Servant Illinois
Harry Turner M 1 Illinois.1
Misc1871She was Very early 1871, Cyrus and Mary were seperated and apparently divorced. Mary may have been pregnant at the time. Was Cyrus the father?
At the time of the 1880 census, Mary Florence (Scruton) Fox is found living in Lacon, Marshall County, Illinois with her parents. Mary is listed as divorced and she has taken back her maiden name. Charles, who must be her son with Cyrus, is also listed as a Scruton, not a Fox. However, the boy's father is listed as having been born in Illinois, rather than Missouri. Is it possible the boy is not Cyrus'?

Alford Scruton Self M 62 New Hampshire
Lyddia Scruton Wife F 53 New Hampshire
Mary Scruton Daughter F 31 New Jersey
Charles Scruton Grandson M 8 Illinois in 1871.1
Death*29 December 1929She died on 29 December 1929 at Peoria, Peoria, IL, USA, at age 83; Mary Florence (Scruton) Fox died on December 29, 1929 in Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois, according to a site on familysearch. She is listed as being 83 years of age at the time of her death, and was the daughter of Alfred Scruton and Lydia Young, both of whom were born in Gloucester City, New Jersey. Mary is listed as having been married to C. B. Fox.1
Burial*2 January 1930She was buried on 2 January 1930 at Lawn Ridge Cemetery, LaPrairie Township, Marshall, IL, USA.1

Family

Cyrus Augustus Bliss Fox b. 5 Nov 1846, d. 19 Apr 1926
Child

Estella Amelia Fox1

Last Edited20 Mar 2018
F, b. July 1869, d. 3 October 1936
FatherCyrus Augustus Bliss Fox1 b. 5 Nov 1846, d. 19 Apr 1926
MotherMary Florence Scruton1 b. 28 Nov 1846, d. 29 Dec 1929
Birth*July 1869Estella Amelia Fox was born in July 1869 at IL, USA; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1
Census1870She appeared on the census of 1870 at Valley Township, Stark, IL, USA; 1870 census, Cyrus and his family are found in Valley Township of Stark County, Illinois, where he is farming;
Cyrus A B Fox M 23 Farmer Missouri
Mary F Fox F 19 Keeping House New Jersey
Amelia E Fox F 0 Illinois
Frank Harris M 19 Farm Hand Tennessee
Arminda Turner F 31 Domestic Servant Illinois
Harry Turner M 1 Illinois.1
Marriage*1890She married Milton Henry Skiff in 1890.1
Census*1900Estella Amelia Fox appeared on the census of 1900 at Brookings City, Brookings, SD, USA; At the time of the 1900 census, Estella and her family are found in Brookings city, Brookings County, South Dakota;
Milton Skiff Head M 41 Iowa
Estella A Skiff Wife F 31 Illinois
Vern A Skiff Son M 7 South Dakota
Paul M Skiff Son M 3 South Dakota
Lillian Langdon Boarder F 22 Illinois.2
Death*3 October 1936She died on 3 October 1936 at Hennepin, MN, USA, at age 67; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1

Family

Milton Henry Skiff b. c 1859, d. 14 Apr 1953
Children

Citations

  1. [S10] Find A Grave, online https://www.findagrave.com/, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/…
  2. [S13] 1900 US Federal Census.

Milton Henry Skiff1

Last Edited20 Mar 2018
M, b. circa 1859, d. 14 April 1953
Birth*circa 1859Milton Henry Skiff was born circa 1859.1
Marriage*1890He married Estella Amelia Fox, daughter of Cyrus Augustus Bliss Fox and Mary Florence Scruton, in 1890.1
Census*1900Milton Henry Skiff appeared on the census of 1900 at Brookings City, Brookings, SD, USA; At the time of the 1900 census, Estella and her family are found in Brookings city, Brookings County, South Dakota;
Milton Skiff Head M 41 Iowa
Estella A Skiff Wife F 31 Illinois
Vern A Skiff Son M 7 South Dakota
Paul M Skiff Son M 3 South Dakota
Lillian Langdon Boarder F 22 Illinois.1
Death*14 April 1953He died on 14 April 1953 at Hennepin, MN, USA; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1

Family

Estella Amelia Fox b. Jul 1869, d. 3 Oct 1936
Children

Vern A Skiff1

Last Edited20 Mar 2018
M, b. December 1893
FatherMilton Henry Skiff1 b. c 1859, d. 14 Apr 1953
MotherEstella Amelia Fox1 b. Jul 1869, d. 3 Oct 1936
Birth*December 1893Vern A Skiff was born in December 1893 at SD, USA; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1
Census*1900He appeared on the census of 1900 at Brookings City, Brookings, SD, USA; At the time of the 1900 census, Estella and her family are found in Brookings city, Brookings County, South Dakota;
Milton Skiff Head M 41 Iowa
Estella A Skiff Wife F 31 Illinois
Vern A Skiff Son M 7 South Dakota
Paul M Skiff Son M 3 South Dakota
Lillian Langdon Boarder F 22 Illinois.1

Paul M Skiff1

Last Edited20 Mar 2018
M, b. December 1897
FatherMilton Henry Skiff1 b. c 1859, d. 14 Apr 1953
MotherEstella Amelia Fox1 b. Jul 1869, d. 3 Oct 1936
Birth*December 1897Paul M Skiff was born in December 1897 at SD, USA; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1
Census*1900He appeared on the census of 1900 at Brookings City, Brookings, SD, USA; At the time of the 1900 census, Estella and her family are found in Brookings city, Brookings County, South Dakota;
Milton Skiff Head M 41 Iowa
Estella A Skiff Wife F 31 Illinois
Vern A Skiff Son M 7 South Dakota
Paul M Skiff Son M 3 South Dakota
Lillian Langdon Boarder F 22 Illinois.1

Arloene Skiff1

Last Edited20 Mar 2018
M, b. after December 1897
FatherMilton Henry Skiff1 b. c 1859, d. 14 Apr 1953
MotherEstella Amelia Fox1 b. Jul 1869, d. 3 Oct 1936
Birth*after December 1897Arloene Skiff was born after December 1897.1

Lewis Augustus Fox1

Last Edited20 Mar 2018
M, b. 30 August 1874, d. 28 April 1955
FatherCyrus Augustus Bliss Fox1 b. 5 Nov 1846, d. 19 Apr 1926
MotherSarah A Alvey1 b. 13 Oct 1849, d. 27 Mar 1937
Birth*30 August 1874Lewis Augustus Fox was born on 30 August 1874 at Blue Earth, Faribault, MN, USA.1
Marriage22 June 1898He married Elsie E Morris on 22 June 1898.1
Death*28 April 1955Lewis Augustus Fox died on 28 April 1955 at Sibley, MN, USA, at age 80.1

Family

Elsie E Morris b. c 1874

Donald Hayes Fox1

Last Edited20 Mar 2018
M, b. 17 July 1876, d. 19 February 1926
FatherCyrus Augustus Bliss Fox1 b. 5 Nov 1846, d. 19 Apr 1926
MotherSarah A Alvey1 b. 13 Oct 1849, d. 27 Mar 1937
Marriage*Donald Hayes Fox married Ionia A Odowd.1
Birth*17 July 1876Donald Hayes Fox was born on 17 July 1876 at Delavan, Faribault, MN, USA; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1
Misc*after 1888He was Served as Quartermaster Sergeant in Co. B of the 1st S. Dakota Infantry after 1888.1
Death*19 February 1926He died on 19 February 1926 at Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, SD, USA, at age 49.1
Burial*after 19 February 1926He was buried after 19 February 1926 at Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, SD, USA; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1

Family

Ionia A Odowd b. 14 Feb 1877, d. 3 Apr 1909

Laura Bell Fox1

Last Edited20 Mar 2018
F, b. 23 January 1878, d. 12 August 1879
FatherCyrus Augustus Bliss Fox1 b. 5 Nov 1846, d. 19 Apr 1926
MotherSarah A Alvey1 b. 13 Oct 1849, d. 27 Mar 1937
Birth*23 January 1878Laura Bell Fox was born on 23 January 1878 at Faribault, MN, USA; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1
Death*12 August 1879She died on 12 August 1879 at Delavan, Minnehaha, MN, USA, at age 1; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1

Manason Fox1

Last Edited20 Mar 2018
M, b. 31 December 1879, d. 10 March 1880
FatherCyrus Augustus Bliss Fox1 b. 5 Nov 1846, d. 19 Apr 1926
MotherSarah A Alvey1 b. 13 Oct 1849, d. 27 Mar 1937
Birth*31 December 1879Manason Fox was born on 31 December 1879 at MN, USA; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1
Death*10 March 1880He died on 10 March 1880 at Delavan, MN, USA; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1

Cyrus Roy Fox1

Last Edited20 Mar 2018
M, b. 4 October 1881, d. 10 January 1948
FatherCyrus Augustus Bliss Fox1 b. 5 Nov 1846, d. 19 Apr 1926
MotherSarah A Alvey1 b. 13 Oct 1849, d. 27 Mar 1937
Birth*4 October 1881Cyrus Roy Fox was born on 4 October 1881 at Delavan, Faribault, MN, USA; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1
Misc*after 1914He was They did not have children. after 1914.1
Marriage*17 June 1914He married Minnie B Stacy on 17 June 1914 at Hanson, SD, USA; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1
Death*10 January 1948Cyrus Roy Fox died on 10 January 1948 at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA, at age 66; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1

Family

Minnie B Stacy b. 3 Dec 1888, d. Apr 1981

Minnie B Stacy1

Last Edited20 Mar 2018
F, b. 3 December 1888, d. April 1981
Birth*3 December 1888Minnie B Stacy was born on 3 December 1888 at SD, USA; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1
Misc*after 1914She was They did not have children. after 1914.1
Marriage*17 June 1914She married Cyrus Roy Fox, son of Cyrus Augustus Bliss Fox and Sarah A Alvey, on 17 June 1914 at Hanson, SD, USA; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1
Death*April 1981Minnie B Stacy died in April 1981 at Long Beach, Long Beach, CA, USA, at age 92; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50883410/cyrus-augustus_b.-fox.1

Family

Cyrus Roy Fox b. 4 Oct 1881, d. 10 Jan 1948