|. Abiud Fairchild, 1762 - 1848, s/o Ebenezer Fairchild
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: email@example.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.
. 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.
. 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.
. 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: firstname.lastname@example.org
. 2. Joseph E. Conley's internet site, "The Connelly Page", at
. email: email@example.com (not currently valid, apparently)
. 3. Janie Jackson Kimble's email: Imjaniejac@aol.com
|Picture from www.findagrave.com
Added by Rhonda Fairchild-Tuttle