Wilfred Basil Fox

ID# 670, (11 Apr 1917 - 27 Nov 1974)

Wilfred Basil Fox was born on 11 Apr 1917 at Buller, Westcoast, New Zealand .1

He was the son of Alfred Ernest Fox and Frances Cain.

Wilfred Basil Fox was also known as Basil Fox.

Wilfred Basil Fox married Agnes Eveline Lloyd in 1941 at Buller, Westcoast, New Zealand .2

Wilfred Basil Fox was on the 1946 Electoral Roll Buller, Westcoast, New Zealand , also listed in the household was Agnes

FOX Wilfred Basil, Westport, Miner
FOX Agnes Eveline, Westport, married.3

Basil was in the photo with Frances Fox taken on 11 Apr 1971;
Family gathering to celebrate Frances's 80th birthday, taken the day after the wedding of her granddaughter Shelley Evans.4

Wilfred died on 27 Nov 1974 at Invercargill, Southland, New Zealand , at age 57 years, 7 months and 16 days

Last address, Rye Street, Otautau and a County Overseer.5

Basil was buried on 30 Nov 1974 at Eastern Cemetery, Invercargill, Southland, New Zealand ,

In Loving memory of
Agnes Evelyn Fox
died 23rd October 1972
Aged 63 years
Also her husband
Wilfred Basil Fox
died 27th November 1974
Aged 57 years.6

Agnes and Wilfred Fox Headstone
Invercargill Cemetery

Wilfred and Agnes had 3 children, 2 still living.7

Family: Wilfred Basil Fox and Agnes Eveline Lloyd

Father*Alfred Ernest Fox (15 Oct 1889 - 8 Jul 1961)
Mother*Frances Cain (7 Apr 1890 - 7 Dec 1981)


  1. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, Folio No 2957, June Qtr. Hereinafter cited as NZ BDM Indexes.
  2. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: Folio No 08592.
  3. [S6] Elections, Electoral Roll (Auckland, New Zealand: BAB Microfilming, 1853 - 1967), NZ Electoral Roll 1946, Buller. Hereinafter cited as Electoral Roll.
  4. [S179] Letter or email from Shelley Jenkins (New Zealand) to Ailsa Corlett, Various letters or emails; Held by Ailsa Corlett (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia) email 19 June 2013.
  5. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 1974 NZ Online Database: 1974/43691 - Aged 57yrs.
  6. [S3] NZSG, NZ Cemetery Records (Auckland, New Zealand & Online Council Databases: NZSG, 1988), Invercargill Council Online Database: Block 40 Plot 56. Hereinafter cited as NZ Cemetery Records.
  7. [S179] Letter or email, Shelley Jenkins to Ailsa Corlett, Various letters or emails email June 2013.