[Marin County Obit Board]

Posted by Cathy Gowdy on Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 12:20:56 :

The Marin Journal
Thursday, September 3, 1908
Page 2

Mrs. Margaret Fox

Mrs. Margaret Fox, age 84, a native of Ireland, died at her home on C Street in San Rafael Sunday morning.

Patrick Fox, her husband, and herself came from Ireland in the early history of California and settled at Novato in 1852. Later they removed to San Rafael. She leaves two daughters and two sons. The funeral took place Tuesday, interment being made in the Catholic Cemetery.

Page 3

Mrs. Fox, whose death is noted on page 2 of this paper, was one of Marin County’s oldest pioneers. She was widely known as a most estimable lady, one who in her younger days did many a noble deed, and was generous toward the needy. The funeral on Tuesday was attended by many friends from Santa Rosa, Cloverdale, Petaluma, Salmon Creek, and other places. A good woman called to a better home.

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Marin County Tocsin
Saturday, September 5, 1908
Page 1


Last Sunday morning, death claimed another old, respected pioneer of Marin. Mrs. Margaret Fox, aged 84 years, died at her home on C Street in this city. Mrs. Fox and her husband, Patrick Fox, who died some years ago, came from Ireland and settled in Novato in 1852. Two sons and two daughters survive her. The funeral took place from St. Raphael’s Church in this city last Tuesday, and the interment followed at Mt. Olivet Cemetery.

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