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Naval officer

Charles Eben Fox, American naval officer.

Background

Fox, Charles Eben was born on September 20, 1851 in Chelsea, Massachusetts, United States. Son of John Lawrence (surgeon United States Navy) and Elizabeth Amory (Morris) Fox.

Education

Appointed at-large, and graduated from the United States Naval Academy, 1872.

Career

Promoted ensign, 1873. Master, 1879; Lieutenant, August 1884. Lieutenant commander, March 1899.

Commander, April 1902. Captain, August 5, 1906. Rear-admiral, September 16, 1910.

Retired, on own application, August 1911. Homes: Washington, District of Columbia, and Cazenovia, New York.

Connections

Married Nelly Beckwith, June 10, 1884.

father:
John Lawrence (surgeon United States Navy) Fox

mother:
Elizabeth Amory (Morris) Fox

spouse:
Nelly Beckwith