1841-1926
portrait

October 21, 1841, Masulipatam (now Machilipatnam, Andhra Pradesh), India.

May 12, 1926, Putney, Wandsworth, London, England.

Son of Henry Watson Fox, Henry the younger was educated at Harrow School and Trinity College, Cambridge (BA 1864, 3rd class Classical Tripos; MA 1869). Ordained in 1869, he was Curate of St. Ebbe’s, Oxford (1869-73); Vicar of Christ Church, Westminster (1873-82); and Vicar of St. Nicholas, Durham (1882-95). In 1890 he became Commissioner for Uganda, and for Mombasa, Kenya, in 1900. Starting in 1895, he served as Hon. Secretary of the Church Missionary Society. He became a Prebendary of St. Paul’s, London, in 1901.

  1. O King of Glory
  2. Send Forth the Gospel!

Fox’s burial place