|. Caleb Fairchild, 1693 - 1777, s/o Zachariah Fairchild
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: email@example.com
13 Caleb Fairchild,3 1 (Zachariah,2,Thomas,1)
. 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.
. 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.
. 2. Sarah Fairchild, b May 1719 Stratford, d as infant.
. 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.
. 4. Samuel Fairchild, b ca 1726 Stratford, d 16 Jan 1778 Whippany, Morris Co, m Hannah Winchell.
. 5. Sarah Fairchild, b 5 Jun 1722 Stratford, m Ezekiel Cheever.
. 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.
134 7. Gershom Fairchild, b ca 1728 Stradford, m Lydia ____.
135 8. Ebenezer Fairchild, b ca 1730 Stratford, m(1) Salome Goble, m(2) Mary (?Goble).
. Moved to Ashe and Wilkes Co's, NC.
. 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.
. 10. Ezra Fairchild, b ca 1734 NJ, d 14 Apr 1777 Morris Co, m 11 Jan 1757 NJ to Priscilla Burt.
. 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
. Ref: 1. Cheryl L. Buckler's notes at www.rootsweb.com, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
. 2. Mary Lou Fairchild's notes.