Details of HENRY WATSON FOX

Born: 1817

Died: 1848

Source: CMS Missionaries (Rev Frank Perry, The Church In Madras 1904)

Biography: HENRY WATSON FOX was born October 1, 1817, Weston, Durham, Eng­land. After passing through Rugby School he graduated B.A. from Wadham College, Oxford, in 1839, obtaining 3rd class honours in Classics. He was ordained deacon by the Bishop of London in 1839, and priest in 1842 by the Bishop of Madras. He joined Robert Noble at Masulipatam in 1841 and co-operated with him in all that he did. Hedied aOc­to­ber 14, 1848, Masulipatam, India, see also his memoir A brief memoir of the Rev. Henry Watson Fox