- David Fox
- Given names
David was the son of John and Nancy(Bender) Fox who removed to Washington Township from Columbiana County in the spring of 1841 and settled on the farm now owned by Andrew Shaffer, one mile east of Freeburg: John had been a blacksmith in Columbiana County: he was a member of the Lutheran Church: he died Sept. 9, 1867: his wife,
Oct 18, 1876; they were the parents of eleven children
(1) David, of Washington: (2) Catharine now Mrs. Samuel Myers, of Washington: (3) Jacob of Caldwell Co., Mo. : (4) Lucinda married Reuben Lozier, (5) Sarah married George Lozier both of Washington : (6) Eli of Caldwell Co., Mo. : (7) Samuel, of Champaign Co., Ill. : (8) Huldah died aged about 21: (9) Nancy now Mrs. Andrew Shaffer of Washington: (10) Mary now Mrs Henry Aldinger of Washington: (11) Lizzie now Mrs. Christian Seniften of Paris Township.
David Fox resided with his father until he grew to maturity: learned the carpenters trade in early life, which occupation he followed until soine twelve years since, when he took charge of t,he Cairns farm: he is engaged in raising stock and all the cattle of his farm are Jerseys: he is the father of three children --- Maggie, Ann and Nancy Jane: Miss Maggie is a graduate of Mt. Union. in the class of 1875 : she has been a school-teacher for eight years : Ann has also been a student at Mt. Union. (from biography of John Cairns, History of StarkCo, OH 1881)