.     Joseph Sirah Fairchild, 1826 - 1904, s/o Benjamin Fairchild
.                                                                                                        (INDEX)
.                                                                  author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

134321   Joseph Sirah Fairchild,7                         13432   (Benjamin,6,Hezekiah,5,Gershom,4,Caleb,3,Zachariah,2)
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.                       b 25 Aug 1826 Russell Co, Va; d 9 Dec 1904, bur Sandlick Cem, Letcher Co, Ky.
.                       m 1849 to Sarah L. Caudill, b 23 Oct 1834 Letcher Co, d 17 May 1914 Letcher Co, bur Sandlick Cem, d/o John Adams Cau-
.                           dill and Rachel Cornett.

.                       1850 Letcher Co census, p 141, #237/237, Joseph S. Fairchilds,21 Va, blacksmith, $500, Sarah,16 Ky, John M.,1 Ky.
.                       1860 Letcher Co census, Whitesburg, p 720, #343/343, Joseph Fairchild,32 Va, black smith, $500, $850, Sarah,25 Ky,
.                                John,10 Ky, Mary,8 Ky, Robert,7 Ky, Rachael,5 Ky, Margaret,3 Ky, Samuel,8/12 Ky.
.                       1870 Russell Co, Va census, Castle Woods Twp, p 312, #101/101, Joseph Fairchild,44 Va, blacksmith, $1500, $420, Sarah,
.                                35 Ky, Mary,18 Ky, Robert,16 Ky, Rachel,14 Ky, Margaret,12 Ky, Samuel,10 Ky, Elizabeth,8 Ky, Stephen,6 Ky,
.                                Nancy,1 Ky, Hiram MacLenon,17 Ky, blk apprentice.
.                       1880 Letcher Co census, Pct 1, p 557D, #286/290, Joseph Fairchilds,58 Va, farmer, Sarah,45 Ky, Samuel,20 Ky, Elizabeth,
.                                18 Ky, Stephen,16 Ky, Joseph,9 Ky, Mary,2 Ky, Marget Asher,23 Ky (dau), Sarah,2 Ky (granddau).

.                       issue:

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1.   John M. Fairchild (Dr), b 16 May 1849 Whitesburg, Letcher Co, d 31 Dec 1932, m Molly Kinchelo, b ca 1853 Whites-
.                             burg.
.                             1870 census, John not located.

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2.   Mary A. Fairchild, b 4 Nov 1850 Whitesburg, d 7 Dec 1829 Letcher Co, m Feb 1878 to David M. Collier (#1116), b
.                             18 Jul 1838 Ky, d 26 Jul 1904, s/o William Randolph (Billy) Collier and Francis (Fanny) Harrison.

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3.   Robert S. Fairchild, b 1 Jan 1853 Whitesburg, d 22 Jul 1881, m Sep 1876 to Rachel Asher, b ca 1857 Whitesburg.
.                             1880 census, family not located.

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4.   Rachel Fairchild, b 29 Jan 1855 Whitesburg, d 1 Nov 1950, m(1) 11 Apr 1878 to John Robertson Blair, b ca 1851
.                             Whitesburg.

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5.   Margaret Fairchild, b 17 Jul 1857 Whitesburg, d 6 Jul 1918, m(1) Feb 1877 to Joseph Asher, b ca 1853 Whitesburg,
.                             m(2) 22 May 1884 Letcher Co to Hiram Raleigh, b 12 May 1850 Whitesburg, d 23 Jul 1936 Letcher Co, s/o William
.                             Raleigh and Mary Louisa Lewis.  Hiram had m(1) 26 Jun 1873 Letcher Co to Nancy Scott, b 1854 Ky.
.                             1880 Letcher Co census, "Marget" Asher,23 Ky (dau), Sarah,2 Ky (granddau), living with Joseph Fairchild family.

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6.   Samuel Fairchild, b 23 Nov 1859 Whitesburg, d 26 Jul 1900.

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7.   Elizabeth Fairchild (Lizzie), b 29 Jan 1862 Whitesburg, d 17 Jun 1920, m Apr 1889 to I. Newt Lewis, b ca 1858
.                             Whitesburg.

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8.   Stephen Gose Fairchild, b 15 Apr 1864 Whitesburg, d 15 Jul 1963 Whitesburg, m 7 Mar 1894 Perry Co, Ky to Sarah
.                             Kelly (Sally), b 25 Jul 1875 Lotts Creek, Perry Co, d 3 Jul 1944 Whitesburg, d/o Thomas Kelly and Minerva Young.

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9.   Mariah L. Fairchild, b 6 Aug 1866 Whitesburg, d 12 Sep 1869.

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10.   Nancy Fairchild, b 18 Jul 1868 Whitesburg, d 3 Apr 1877.

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11.   Joseph W. Fairchild, b 24 Feb 1871 Whitesburg, d 15 Feb 1957, m 26 Aug 1894 to Lyda Christian, b ca 1874 Whites-
.                              burg.

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12.   Sarah Elizabeth Fairchild, b and d 12 Feb 1873 Whitesburg.

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13.   Mary Ann Fairchild (Polly,Poppie), b 24 Jul 1878 Whitesburg, m 18 Jul 1900 to George Martin Adams, b 3 Mar
.                             1882 Letcher Co, d 3 Jun 1936 Jenkins, Letcher Co, s/o Elihu Adams and Mary C. Cooper (Polly).







.                      Ref:   1.   LDS records:  submitters: James Chadwick Mullins, Ronald F. Payne, Gary Robert Lewis, and William D. Prince.
.                                2.   Dan Mohn's notes at
www.rootsweb.com, email: donmohn@insightbb.com   
.                                3.   Ralph Raleigh's notes at
www.rootsweb.com, email: tatanka@qx.net  
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