James HARRY of Gwithian
(Abt 1540-1598)
Richard HARRY of Gwithian
Joan/Jane HARRY


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Arthur FOX of Illogan

  • Grace FOX+
  • Jane FOX
  • Thomas FOX


  • Christened: Mar 1620, Gwithian, Cornwall 1
  • Married: 19 Jan 1640/1, Gwithian, Cornwall 2
  • Buried: 19 Jan 1640/1, Gwithian, Cornwall 3

  Research Notes:

Jane was bequeathed £20 in her father's Will (1649).

Jane Fox was the sole executrix of her husband's Will (1659) in which he bequeathed her his tenement in Tregagoran in Illogan parish.

In 1664 Jane Fox of Illogan paid 2 shillings tax for one hearth.

Jane Fox of Illogan, widow, and her son-in-law Richard Williams of the same parish, husband of her daughter Grace, paid bond of £100 for Administration of the goods and chattels of Jane Fox her daughter.

An inventory of the goods and chattels of Jane Fox late of Illogan deceased was taken 27 May 1670 and valued at £40. Administration was granted to the said Grace wife of Richard Williams on the same date. The following account was taken:

10 shillings was paid to the parson.
10 shillings was paid for a coffin.
15 shillings was paid for dofe.
3 shillings was paid to the sexton for making the grain.
6 shillings 8 pence was paid for burying in the church.
4 shillings was paid for a shroud.
2 shillings was paid for two women to wash.
3 shillings nine pence was paid for three quarts of brandy.
2 shillings was paid for drinks for the ringers. 4


Jane Fox of Cambron (burial record).

  Marriage Information:

Joan/Jane married Arthur FOX, son of Thomas FOX of Illogan and Julian, on 19 Jan 1640/1 in Gwithian, Cornwall. (Arthur FOX was born about 1611 in Illogan, Cornwall and was buried on 20 Dec 1658 in Illogan, Cornwall.)


1 Gwithian Parish Registers, Baptisms.

2 Ibid., Marriages.

3 Ibid., Burials. That Jane is described in the burial record as of Cambron (i.e. Camborne) suggests that she was probably staying with her daughter Grace who married and raised a family there.

4 CRO AP/F/287.

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