Abner Fairchild, 1831 - 1901, s/o Joseph Fairchild
                                                                                                   (INDEX)
                                                             author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

134341   Abner Fairchild,7                         13434    (Joseph,6,Hezekiah,5,Gershom,4,Caleb,3,Zachariah,2,Thomas,1)

                   b Aug 1831 Washington Co, Va; d 1 Jul 1901 Tom's Creek, Johnson Co, Ky.
                   m 16 Feb 1857 Johnson Co to Lucinda Salyers, b ca 1840-41 Johnson Co, d 1900, d/o Levi Salyers and Mary Carty.
                       (Lucinda was age 9 in 1850, and b Apr 1831 acc to 1900 census, but latter date unlikely)  (family name Saliers in 1850
                       census)

                   1860 Johnson Co census, p 151, #21/21, Abner Fairchild,25 Va, blacksmith, $150, $200, Lucinda,20 Ky, Luennd,1 Ky,
                            Katherine,45 Va, $250, $200, Wm Chafin,16 Ky.
                   1870 Johnson Co census, Hoods Fork Pct, p 145, #51/51, Abner Fairchild,38 Va, farmer, $200, $100, Lucinda,30 Ky, Luann,
                            11 Ky, Joseph L.,9 Ky, William H.,7 Ky, Catharine,5 Ky, Phepe,2 Ky.
                   1880 Johnson Co census, Paintsville, p 128B, #218/221, Abner Fairchild,48 Va, blacksmith, Lucinda,45 Ky, Joseph L.,19
                            Ky, William H.,15 Ky, Catharine,13 Ky, Phebe,11 Ky, Nancy O.,9 Ky, John W.,7 Ky, Frank,6 Ky, Cyrus,2 Ky.
                   1900 Johnson Co census, Dist 5, ED 42, sheet 18B, #324/337, Abner Fairchild, Aug 1831 Va, black smith, Lucinda, Apr
                            1831 Ky (marr 43 yrs, 10 ch, 10 living), Frank, Mar 79 Ky, farm laborer, John H., Feb 83 Ky, Alva, 1891 Ky (grand-
                            dau).

                   issue:

                   
1.   Luanna Fairchild, b 4 Feb 1859 Johnson Co, m 11 Nov 1874 Johnson Co to Gardner Salyer, b Jul 1855, s/o Samuel P.
                         (Little Sammy) Salyer and Ursula (Ersley) Evans.

                   
2.   Joseph L. Fairchild, b 9 Mar 1861 Johnson Co, d 1942, m(1) 10 Nov 1880 Johnson Co to Atha Jane Preston, b ca 1863
                         Johnson Co.  Joseph m(2) 22 Feb 1901 Johnson Co to Sarah Alice Van Hoose, b ca 1871 Johnson Co, d 8 Sep 1952
                         Johnson Co, d/o Bracken R. (Life) Van Hoose and Laura
Anna Davis (d/o Elias Davis (#6) and Elizabeth (Betty) Curtis).

                   
3.   William H. Fairchild, b 9 Oct 1863 Flat Gap, Johnson Co, d 15 Sep 1953 Johnson Co, m 4 Jan 1884 Johnson Co to
                         Serena Castle, b 10 Oct 1868 Johnson Co, d 10 Oct 1927 Johnson Co, age "58", d/o Andrew Castle and Malinda Boyd.

                   
4.   Catherine Fairchild, b Feb 1865 Lawrence Co, Ky, d 14 Aug 1943 Johnson Co, m 14 Jan 1884 to James Lindy Castle,
                         b 1861 Lawrence Co, d 10 Dec 1926.

                   
5.   Phoeba/Phoebe Fairchild, b Mar 1868 Ky, d 18 Sep 1922 Johnson Co, age "54", m John H. McKenzie Sr, b 19 Feb
                         1866 Johnson Co, d 5 May 1941 Johnson Co, age "73", s/o Oliver Brown McKenzie and Martha Jane Blanton.

                   
6.   Nancy O. (Nance) Fairchild, b Oct 1870 Ky, d 21 Jul 1919 Boyd Co, age "50", m 21 Apr 1887 Johnson Co to Man-
                         ford (Mant) Van Hoose, b Mar 1866 Ky, d 1931, bur Catlettsburg Cem, s/o Eliphas Preston (Life) Van Hoose (s/o
                         James Van Hoose and Elizabeth Catherine Preston) and Julia Ann Price (d/o John M. Price and Sarah Fitzpatrick).
                         1900 Johnson Co census, Dist 5, ED 42, sheet 24A, #433/440, Manford Vanhoose, Mar 1871 Ky, farmer, Nancy, Oct
                                  1870 Ky (marr 13 yrs, 6 ch, 6 living), Phoeba, May 88 Ky, Chlora, Sep 90 Ky, Stella, Sep 92 Ky, Irvin, Oct 95 Ky,
                                  Alka, Oct 96 Ky, Pearly, Jul 99 Ky, William Harman, Aug 84 Ky, servant.
                         1910 Boyd Co census, Catlettsburg, ED 13, #131, Mont Vanhoose,44 Ky, Nancy,39 Ky, Clora,20 Ky, Stella,17 Ky,
                                  Pearl,10 Ky, Lofty,8 Ky.
                         1920 Boyd Co census, Geyer Bridge, ED 18, sheet 8A, #146/147, Mont Vanhoose,52 Ky (wid), farmer, gen farm, Lofty,
                                  18 Ky, farmer, home farm.
                         issue:
                         
a.   Phoebe Jane Van Hoose, b 11 May 1888 Johnson Co, d Mar 1979 Willard, Ohio (SSDI 276-48-0297 Ohio), m 11
                               Jun 1907 Johnson Co to Florida
Jay Borders, b 24 Feb 1887 Menifee Co, Ky, d 12 May 1963 Pike Co, Ohio, age
                               "76".  "Feeby"'s LR: Willard, Huron Co, Ohio 44890.
                                1910 Boyd Co census, East Fork, ED 16, sheet 9B, #162/163, Florida Borders,23 Ky, farming, general farm, Ferba,
                                         22 Ky (marr 3 yrs, 1 ch, 1 living), Gay,2 Ky, Albert Van  Hoose,30 Ky (cousin), laborer, farm work.
                                1920 Boyd Co census, Geyer Ridge, ED 18, sheet 7B, #134/135, Florida Borders,32 Ky, fireman, power plant,
                                         Phoeba,31 Ky, Gaylord,12 Ky, Dovie,9 Ky.
                                1930 Boyd Co census, Dist 3, ED 10-8, sheet 13A, #123/124, Florida Borders,43 Ky (marr age 21), engineer, coal
                                         mine, Pheba,41 Ky (marr age 19), Gay,21 Ky, laborer, coal mine, Dovie,19 Ky.
                                issue:
                                
(1)  Gaylord Borders (Gay), b 12 Jun 1908 Ky, d 15 Aug 1988 (SSDI 402-05-3303 Ky.
                                       His LR: Williamsport, Pickaway Co, Ohio 43164.
                                
(2)  Dovie Borders, b 21 Jan 1911 Boyd Co, d 20 Dec 2010 Boyd Co (not in SSDI), bur Ashland Cem, m Noble H.
                                       Kirk, b 5 Sep 1902, d Aug 1978 (SSDI 407-40-0669 Ky), s/o Owen and Cora Kirk.
                                       Noble's LR: Catlettsburg, Boyd Co, Ky 41129.
                                       
(a)  Donald Chester Kirk (Don), b 1931 Boyd Co to Anna Yvonne Kilburn (Yvonne), b 1939 Greenup Co,
                                              d/o John Kilburn (Johnny) and Lillie Jacob.  Of Ashland in 2010
                                       
(b)  Andrew Kirk, m Lois ____.  Of Catlettsburg in 2010.
                                       
(c)  Gay Kirk, m Betty ____.  Of Mary Ester, Fla in 2010.
                                       
(d)  Anna Lou Kirk, m William May.  Of Lawrenceburg in 2010.
                                
(3)  Stella Mae Borders, b 1931 Boyd Co, m ____ Adams.  Lives in Ohio.
                         
b.   Clara Van Hoose, b Sep 1890 Johnson Co, m 4 Mar 1914 Johnson Co to Peter Sherman (Pete) Arrowood, b 20
                               Mar 1892 Johnson Co, d 25 Apr 1977 Boyd Co, age" 85" (SSDI 407-40-1080 Ky), s/o William J. Arrowood and
                               Martila Welch.  Pete's LR: Catlettsburg, Boyd Co 41101.
                         
c.   Stella Van Hoose, b Sep 1892 Johnson Co, d 12 Feb 1920 Boyd Co, Ky, age "27", m Robert E. Dale, b Dec 1885
                               Johnson Co, d 24 Jun 1953 Kenton Co, Ky, age "66".
                         
d.   Irvin Van Hoose, b Oct 1895 Johnson Co.
                         
e.   Alka Van Hoose, b Oct 1896 Johnson Co.
                         
f.    Pearl (Pearlie) Van Hoose, b Jul 1899 Johnson Co, d 19 May 1981 Boyd Co, age "81" (not in SSDI), m 13 Jan
                               1917 Boyd Co, Ky to Dewey Curtis Crace, b ca 1900 Johnson Co, s/o Benjamin H. (Ben) Crace (s/o Campbell C.
                               Crace and Mahala Craft) and Martha J. Love (d/o James H. and Mary Love).  Campbell C. Crace was s/o Peter
                               Crace and Annie Adams (d/o Stephen Adams and Charity Web).  Peter was s/o George Crace/Cress, b 21 Oct 1770
                               Adams Co, Pa, and Charity Morgan (d/o Peter Morgan and Mary Van Sandt).  George was s/o George Cress Sr, b ca
                               1739 Adams Co, Pa, and Christiana ____.  George Sr was s/o Jurich Philip Cress, b 1688 Palatine, Germ.
                               issue: (plus others).
                               
(1)  James Everett (Jim) Crace, b 1 Jun 1930 Boyd Co, Ky, d 9 Sep 2002 Hurricane, Putnam Co, WVa, m 5 Aug
                                      1951 Catlettsburg, Boyd Co, Ky to
Emma Jo (Joey) Strait (#2135412), b 7 Dec 1930 Catlettsburg, d 12 Feb
                                      2001 Hurricane, d/o Henry Clay Strait and Emma Louise Daggett.
                         
g.   Lofty J. Van Hoose, b 12 Sep 1901 Johnson Co, d 5 Nov 1988 (SSDI 406-32-4473 Ky), m Carrie L. Kirk, b ca
                               1906 Ky, d 27 Mar 1955 Boyd Co, age "49".  His LR: Catlettsburg, Boyd Co 41129.
                               1930 Boyd Co census, Dist 2, ED 10-7, sheet 8A, #131/137, Lofty Vanhoose,28 Ky (marr age 22), manager, dairy,
                                        Carrie L.,24 Ky (marr age 18), Nancy S.,3 6/12 Ky, Lofty Jr,1 11/12 Ky, Elsie,18 Ky (niece), Manfred Hall,
                                        laborer, dairy, Noble Kirk,26 Ky (bro-in-law), laborer, dairy.

                   
7.   John Wesley Fairchild, b ca 1873 Ky.
                         1900 census, this John not located.

                   
8.   Frank M. Fairchild, b 16 Feb 1875 Ky, d Nov 1964 Polk Co, Fla (SSDI 278-05-4842 Ohio), m Minnie L. Hawk, b 26
                         Sep 1888, d 13 Jan 1977 Polk Co, age "88" (SSDI 266-38-8006 Fla).  Frank's LR: Fla.  Her LR: Lakeland, Polk Co
                         33803.

                   
9.   Cyrus M. Fairchild, b 10 Mar 1878 Ky, m 17 Jan 1900 Johnson Co to Cora Castle, b 2 Mar 1884 Ky, d 29 Jan 1955
                         Johnson Co, age "70", d/o Mose Castle and Julia Murphy.  He may have been the Cyrus Fairchild, d 8 Apr 1946 John-
                         son Co, age "64", but age off.
                         1900 Johnson Co census, Dist 5, ED 42, sheet 17A, #296/308, Cyrus Fairchild, Mar 1878 Ky, farmer, Cora, Mar 1884
                                  Ky (marr 6/12 yrs, 0 ch).

                 
10.   John Henry Fairchild, b Feb 1883 Ky, d 1954 Polk Co, Fla, m Linda Vina Horner, b 3 Mar 1891 Ky, d 29 Sep 1976
                         Clermont Co, Ohio, age "85" (SSDI 272-24-5863 Ohio).  Vina's LR: Cincinnati, Clermont Co, Ohio 45245, and she was
                         listed as divorced in Ohio death index.  John moved to Lakeland, Fla.
                         1910 Clermont Co, Ohio census, Stone Lick Twp, ED 46, sheet 2A, #31/31, John H. Fairchild,28 Ky, blacksmith, own
                                  shop, Vinia,18 Ky (marr 3 yrs, 2 ch, 2 living), Alma,2 WVa, Herman,9/12 Ohio.
                         1918, 12 Sep: Whitesburg, Letcher Co, Ky: WW I draft registration card: John Henry Fairchild, b 18 Jun 1882, age 36; of
                                   Jenkins, Letcher Co; occup: black smith for The Consolidation Coal Co; nearest relative: Vina Fairchild (wife); etc
                         1920 Letcher Co, Ky census, Jenkins, ED 69, sheet 45B, 424 High St, #53/54, John Fairchilds,32 Ky, mine, coal mines,
                                  Vina,28 Ky Alma,11 Ky, Herman,10 Ky, Russell,8 Ky, Alice,6 Ky, Dorothy,6 Ky, plus two boarders.
                         1930 Hamilton Co, Ohio census, Columbia Twp, Norwood, ED 31-312, sheet 9B, 4916 Forest Ave, #146/241, John
                                  Fairchild,47 Ky (marr age 25), blacksmith, glasses factory, Vina,37 Ky (marr age 15), Herman,21 Ohio, waiter,
                                  cafeteria, Russell,17 Ohio, salesman, shoe store, Alice,15 Ohio, Virginia,9 Ky, Archie,7 Ky.
                         issue:
                         
a.   Alma Fairchild, b ca 1908-09 WVa (or Ky).
                         
b.   Herman F. Fairchild, b ca 1909-10 Ohio (or Ky), d 26 Jul 1961 Cincinnati, Hamilton Co, age "52".
                         
c.   Russell D. Fairchild, b 22 Oct 1912 Ohio (or Ky), d 30 Jan 1967 Cincinnati, Hamilton Co, age "54" (SSDI 404-07-
                               6050 Ky).  His LR: Cincinnati, Hamilton Co, Ohio 45211.
                         
d.   Alice Fairchild, b ca 1914 Ohio (or Ky).
                         
e.   Dorothy Fairchild, b ca 1914 Ohio (or Ky).
                         
f.   Virginia Fairchild, b ca 1921 Ky.
                         
g.   Archie Fairchild, b ca 1923 Ky.





                  Ref:  1.  "
Jenny Wiley Country", C. Mitchel Hall.
                           2.   Patti Ohlinger Van Hoose's notes at
www.rootsweb.com, email: trisha317@hotmail.com
                           3.   Kurt and Denise Stapleton's notes at www.rootsweb.com, email: twokudes@yahoo.com
                           4.   Lana Pennington's notes on Crace/Cress familhy at www.rootsweb.com, email: lkpennington@columbus.rr.com
                           5.   Conversation in Mar 2011 with Donald C. Kirk.
                           6.   
www.findagrave.com, obit for Dovie Borders Kirk.  Also in "Daily Independent", 21 Dec 2010, also listing 9 gc:
                                 Dawnell Claessen, Joe Kirk, Kathy Blackburn, Cindy Salyers, Mark Kirk, Anita Justice, Mike Kirk, Billy May,
                                 Greg Kirk, 10 ggc, and one gggs Jackson, and sister Stella Mae Adams..