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Jabez Fox, American judge. member Mass; member State Board Bar Examiners, 1897-1900.

Background

Fox, Jabez was born on April 10, 1850 in Taunton, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Henry Hodges and Sarah Ann (Burt) Fox.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1871. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard University Law School, 1875.

Career

Admitted to Suffolk bar, 1876. In practice with late Charles Allen, 1878-1882. Justice Superior Court of Massachusetts, September 1900-1920.

Active in formation of new Tariff Reform League, 1884, also civil service reform clubs. Trustee Cambridge Public Library, 1893-1900. Member Massachusetts State Board of Charity, 1896-1900.

Member State Board Bar Examiners, 1897-1900. Lecturer on Evidence, Boston University Law School, 1896-1900.

Membership

Member Mass; member State Board Bar Examiners, 1897-1900.

Connections

Married Susan E. Thayer, June 18, 1879.

father:
Henry Hodges Fox

mother:
Sarah Ann (Burt) Fox

spouse:
Susan E. Thayer