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date: 21 February 2020

Fox, Georgelocked

(1624–1691)
  • H. Larry Ingle

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Fox, George (1624–1691), a founder of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers), was born in July 1624 in Drayton-in-the-Clay (now Fenny Drayton), Leicestershire, the eldest of four children of Christopher Fox, a weaver, and his wife, formerly Mary Lago (d. 1673), who may have been from the neighbouring county of ...

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