.          Abiud Fairchild, 1762 - 1848, s/o Ebenezer Fairchild
.                                                                                                         (INDEX)
.                                                                   author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

1351   Abiud Fairchild,5                                                                             135   (Ebenezer,4,Caleb,3,Zachariah,2,Thomas,1)
.
.                 b 20 Oct 1762 Westmoreland Co, Va; d 24 Jan 1848 Johnson Co, Ky.  See
picture of his tombstone below.
.                 m(1) Rebecca Jackson, (? b 1762 Pa), d 24 Feb 1801 Wilkes Co, NC, d/o Capt William Jackson (b 1736 NJ, d 1810 Carter Co,
.                         Tenn).  Other unverified sources claim he was the same William Jackson who m Ann Bryan and returned to Pennsylvania
.                         after the war, but this appears incorrect.
.                 m(2) 20 Apr 1825 Floyd Co, Ky to Abigail Arms, b 1780's.

.                 Abiud was a RW soldier, Private, NC line, going onto the pension roll on 27 Mar 1834, age 72, receiving $240, and a pension
.                 of $80.  This pension is quoted verbatim on Joseph E. Conley's website, see below.

.                 1790 Wilkes Co, NC census, William Jackson, 1-3-5. (living next to Eben Fairchild)
.                 1800 Ashe Co, NC census, Morgan, p 78, Biud Farchilds, 00010-33010.
.                 1810 Washington Co, Va census, p 14, Abiud Farchild, 10001-01300.
.                 1820 Floyd Co, Ky census, p 35, Abiud Fairchild, 000001-000000-01.
.                 1830 Floyd Co census, p 102, Abiud Fairchild, 001100001-1000101.
.                 1840 Floyd Co census, p 271, Abiad Fairchild, 0000000001-00000001.
.                 1850 census, Abigail not located.

.                 issue:

.                 
1.   Sarah Fairchild, b ca 1785 (6 Jan 1783 or 87 acc to some sources) Wilkes Co, NC, d 1865 Johnson Co, Ky, m ca 1802 to
.                       
James (Jimmie) Curtis.  Supposedly James left her and 20 years later he m(2) ____ Pennington.  Sarah m(2) John Colvin,
.                       b NJ, d prior 1850.

.                 
2.   Phoebe Fairchild, b 1787 Wilkes Co, NC, d 1865 Cumberland Co, NC, m 29 May 1806 Tenn to James Albert Sewell, b
.                       1785 Wilkes Co, NC, d 1865 Cumberland Co, s/o Joseph Sewell and Mary Gardiner Tompkins.

.                 
3.   Mary Fairchild, b ca 1789 NC, d 16 Aug 1868 Johnson Co, m George Blair, b 1789 Tenn, d 11 Mar 1873 Johnson Co, s/o
.                       Joseph and Lucy Blair.
.                       Supposedly Mary had a son by a Duggard, prior to marrying George Blair
135101       ?   
a.   Enoch Fairchild, b ca 1804-06 NC (or Va), m(1) Frances (Franky) Cantrell, m(2) Nancy ____.
.                            (this seems likely, as Abiud only had one son born prior 1810 acc to the 1810 census)

.                 
4.   Hannah Fairchild, b ca 1792 Wilkes Co, NC, m William Lowrie Reed, b ca 1790.
.                       Will of William Lowrie Reed: "...to my partner and companion Hannah Fairchilds and her son, Lowry Fairchilds..."
.                       apparent son of Hannah:
135102            
a.   Lowry Fairchild, b 1810's, m Rachel Lemaster.

.            ?   
5.   Elizabeth Fairchild, b ca 1793, d ca 1831 Lawrence Co, Ky, m Thomas Horn.  Thomas m(2) 10 Aug 1833 Lawrence Co to
.                       Nancy Fairchild, b ca 1784, d 1841 Lawrence Co, Ky.  Nancy was d/o
Abijah Fairchild (#1352) and m(1) 15 Apr 1799
.                       Wilkes Co, NC to Nathaniel Lansdowne, b ca 1776 Wilkes Co, d after 1850 Wright Co, Mo.
.                       Elizabeth is not listed as Abiud's daughter by all sources.

.                 
6.   Susannah Fairchild, b ca 1794 NC, m Jan 1813 Floyd Co to William Harris, b ca 1792.

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7.   Rebecca Fairchild, b 1796, m(1) William Stacy, m(2) 15 Jan 1815 Floyd Co to Joseph Profit.

13511        
8.   Asa J. Fairchild, b 27 Dec 1800 NC, m Nancy Conley.

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9.   Celia Fairchild, b 9 May 1809 Va, d 7 Aug 1883 Hager Hill, Johnson Co, m 26 Jun 1828 Floyd Co to Constantine Con-
.                       ley, b 21 Jul 1805 Wilkes Co, NC, d 28 Jan 1892 Hager Hill, s/o
Thomas Conley (#D2) and Susan Joynes.






.                 Ref:  1. "
Early Fairchilds in America and their Descendants", Jean Fairchild Gilmore, 1991, p 239-40.  Quote from William
.                                Lowie Reed's will, entered at
www.rootsweb.com by Shirley Rauth, email: shirleyrauth@earthlink.net  
.                          2.   Joseph E. Conley's internet site, "
The Connelly Page", at
.                                
http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/c/o/n/Joseph--E-Conley/index.html   
.                                email:
theconnellyclan@hotmail.com (not currently valid, apparently)
.                          3.   Janie Jackson Kimble's email:
Imjaniejac@aol.com  
Picture from www.findagrave.com  
Added by Rhonda Fairchild-Tuttle