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Families covered: Fox of Little Sheffield, Hall of Sheffield

Stephen Fox
m. (13.11.1623) Isabel Perrins (dau of Peter Perrins or Pyrrans)
1. Stephen Fox of Little Sheffield (bpt 26.02.1625-6)
  FMG (p665) shows the marriage of Stephen, son of Stephen, to Frances Wild but notes "This Stephen Fox was a legatee in the will of John Wild, but I have not sufficient that he mar. a dau.". FMG (p1173) starts with this Stephen, noting that "it appears that (he) was the son of an earlier Stephen by Isabel Pyrrans, and shows his marriage to _ Stocks. Note that both possible wives are shown as having married a 2nd time after Stephen, implying that either Stephen divorced on of them of that one is shown in error.
  m1/2. _ Stocks of Little Sheffield (m2. _ Malleson)
  A. Stephen Fox of Little Sheffield
  m. (25.08.1674) Margaret Ludlam (dau of George Ludlam of Little Sheffield (who b. 1627, d 25.04.1721))
  i. William Fox of Little Sheffield (b 22.02.1685)
  m. Sarah Birks
  a. William Fox of Little Sheffield, later of Hopton (Derbyshire) then Tinsley (b 1725-6, dsp 02.05.1795, farmer)
  m. Hannah Twibell (b 1733-4, d 17.07.1802, dau of James Twibel of Southey Green)
  b. Sarah Fox (dsp)
m. _ Greaves of Mount Pleasant
  c.+ other issue - Margaret (d young), others (dps)
  ii. George Fox (b 04.02.1688, dsp)
  iii. Stephen Fox of Little Sheffield (b 17.01.1691,d before 13.09.1772, cutler & razor maker)_
  m. Hannah Pearson (b 1690-1, d 13.09.1772, dau of John Pearson of Sheffield)
  a. Catherine Fox (d 14.04.1746)
  m. (19.11.1739) Matthew Norris of Sheffield (b c1718, d 12.1761, m2. Hannah Smith)
  b.+ other issue (all d unm, all razor makers in Sheffield) - John (bpt12.10.1714, d 08.10.179*), Stephen (bpt 21.01.1716, d 28.09.1773), William (bpt 29.05.1719, d 11.05.1769)
  iv. Jane Fox (b 21.06.1675)
m. John Hall of Sheffield (upholsterer)
  The following comes from FMG vol 4, MS537, p1175).
  a. John Hall of Sheffield (upholsterer)
  b. William Hall of Sheffield
  m. Mary Twibell (dau of James Twibell, sister of Hannah)
  (1) William Hall
  (2) Jane Hall
  m. Simon Andrews Young (d 1813)
  (3) Mary Hall
  m. Frederick Lobrott of Birmingham
  (4) Elizabeth Hall
  m. James Sharrow of Sheffield
  v. Hanna Fox (b 03.02.1676)
  m. Peter Simon of Mill Sands, Sheffield (cutler)
  The following comes from FMG vol 4, MS537, p1175).
  a. Peter Simon (bur 17.06.1779, vicar of Whitkirk (Yorskhire) & _ (Norfolk))
  m. Elizabeth Holt of Norfolk
  (1) Elizabeth Simon
  m. P_ Eastbourn of Odiam & York (civil engineer)
  (2)+ other issue (dsp) - Peter in Brighton, John
  b. Charles Simon of Sheffield (cutler)
  (1)+ issue - Thomas of Sheffield (dsp, cutler), Ezras
  c. Ann Simon
m. George Waterer, Mayor of Doncaster (a 1756, perfumer)
  d. Hannah Simon
  m. _ Blakesley of London
  vi. Mary Fox (b 26.06.1679)
  m. _ Patrick of Sheffield
  FMG vol 4, MS537, p1175) shows a _ Patrick father, by a Mary Fox, of David of London (dsp) and a daughter who m. _ Dean having a son John (Dean) "living at Limehouse 1691". Either that date was wrong or that cannot be this Mary.
  vii. Margaret Fox (b 07.05.1683)
  m. (21.12.1711) Robert Rawson of Sheffield (baker)
  viii. Anne Fox (b 10.02.1697)
  m. William or Andrew Lamplough of Doncaster ("grandson to the Archbishop of York") identified on FMG (p1176)
  m2/1. (1651?) Frances Wild (dau of John Wild of Hall Carr, m2. William Kirkham of Sheffield)
2.+ other issue - Ann (bpt 20.02.1624), Frances (b 1627)

Main source(s): FMG (vol 2, MS272, 'Handley-Wild-Perrins', p665), FMG (vol 4, MS536, 'Fox-Norris', p1173+)
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