.          Caleb Fairchild, 1693 - 1777, s/o Zachariah Fairchild
.                                                                                                        (INDEX)
.                                                                  author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

13   Caleb Fairchild,3                                                                                                                          1   (Zachariah,2,Thomas,1)
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.           b 10 Sep 1693 Stratford, Fairfield Co, Conn; d 1 May 1777 Hanover, NJ, of smallpox, bur Madison Presbyterian Church Cem.
.           m Anne Sherwood Trowbridge, b 1691 Fairfield, Fairfield Co, Conn, d 6 Apr 1777 Whippany, Morris Co, NJ, d/o Matthew Sher-
.               wood and Mary Fitch.
.           Anne had m(1) 1708 Stratford to Joseph Trowbridge, b ca 1675 New Haven, Conn, d May 1715 New Haven, s/o William Trow-
.               bridge and Elizabeth Lamberton.

.           Caleb's will doesn't name Samuel or Abner.

.           issue:

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1.   Hezekiah Fairchild, bapt 10 Feb 1717 Stratford.  Many websites have him confused with his nephew Hezekiah Fairchild
.                 (#1343), who was b ca 1760, m Jemima ____, and d 1816 Washington Co, Va.  One of these two was a Rev War soldier, but
.                 it isn't clear which one.

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2.   Sarah Fairchild, b May 1719 Stratford, d as infant.

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3.   Matthew Fairchild, b 1720 Stratford, d 5 Jan 1790 Hanover, Morris Co, d 5 Jun 1790 Hanover, m(1) 1742 to Sarah Freeman,
.                 b ca 1727, d 6 Jan 1750.  Matthew m(2) 5 Apr 1757 NJ to Rebecca Lyon, b 1710, d 23 Aug 1793.

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4.   Samuel Fairchild, b ca 1726 Stratford, d 16 Jan 1778 Whippany, Morris Co, m Hannah Winchell.

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5.   Sarah Fairchild, b 5 Jun 1722 Stratford, m Ezekiel Cheever.

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6.   Joseph Fairchild, b ca 1724 Stratford, d 5 Oct 1804 Morristown, Morris Co, m Abigail Goble, b 18 Jan 1728/29 Morristown,
.                 d/o Robert and Malatiah Goble.

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7.   Gershom Fairchild, b ca 1728 Stradford, m Lydia ____.

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8.   Ebenezer Fairchild, b ca 1730 Stratford, m(1) Salome Goble, m(2) Mary (?Goble).
.                 Moved to Ashe and Wilkes Co's, NC.

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9.   Mehitable Fairchild (Mable), b 1732 Stratford, d 12 Jan 1795 Morris Co, m 15 Jan 1754 Morris Co to Thomas Tuttle, b ca
.                 1728, d Mar 1810.

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10.   Ezra Fairchild, b ca 1734 NJ, d 14 Apr 1777 Morris Co, m 11 Jan 1757 NJ to Priscilla Burt.

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11.   Abner Fairchild (Capt), b ca 1736 NJ, d 1815.
.                 One source says Capt Abner Fairchild was b 1752 Morristown, NJ, d 7 Nov 1815 Morristown, m 7 Jan 1783 to Theodosia
.                 Conger, d/o Enoch Conger and Susanna Whitehead, and Abner was s/o Joseph and Abigail  Fairchild (see above).
.                 Possibly Caleb and his son Joseph both had sons Abner, and their identity is confused, or just one Abner who was the s/o
.                 Joseph.







.          Ref:  1.  Cheryl L. Buckler's notes at
www.rootsweb.com, email: sarrge78@yahoo.com   
.                   2.  Mary Lou Fairchild's notes.