James MacKenzie Fooks

#627, (16 November 1816-13 April 1837)
FatherJames MacKenzie Fooks (7 Dec 1780-22 Oct 1825)
MotherJane Berjew (25 Dec 1777-15 Apr 1875)
Last Edited11 Jul 2014
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James was born on Saturday, 16 November 1816 at Melcombe Regis, Weymouth, Dorset.1,2 He was the son of James MacKenzie Fooks and Jane Berjew.

In Jane Iles's will on 6 November 1824 at Dorset Mary Ann Barbara Berjew, Catherine Jane Iles Fooks, Charles Berjew Fooks, William Samuel Fooks, Rev. Samuel Berjew Fookes, James MacKenzie Fooks and Jane Fooks were named as heirs.3

His father died 22 October 1825 at the age of 44. James was aged 8 when this happened.4

James died on 13 April 1837 at age 20.1,4


1816BirthMelcombe Regis, Weymouth, Dorset1,2


  1. [S806] Jane Fookes,"Extract from Jane Fookes' bible," Bible extract, vital dates , n.d.. Currently held by unknown repository, unknown repository address (for date).
  2. [S274] Grahame R. Fooks, The Fooks Family Records p.3 - place is assumed.
  3. [S561] Dorset Online Parish Clerks (http://www.opcdorset.org/) http://www.opcdorset.org/CerneAbbasFiles/…
  4. [S274] Grahame R. Fooks, The Fooks Family Records p.4.
  5. [S356] GEDCOM file created by Lynda Creely, 21 March 2011.