.         Abijah Fairchild, 1763 - 1843, s/o Ebenezer Fairchild
.                                                                                                        (INDEX)
.                                                                  author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

1352   Abijah Fairchild,5                                                                          135   (Ebenezer,4,Caleb,3,Zachariah,2,Thomas,1)
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.                b 2 Oct 1763 NJ; d 8 Apr 1843 Lewis Fork, Wilkes Co, NC.
.                m(1) Sarah ____.
.                m(2) 17 Mar 1795 Wilkes Co, NC to Violet Gullett, b ca 1770 Wilkes Co, d 1850's, d/o Daniel and Mary Gullett.

.                1790 Wilkes Co, NC census, p 152, Ebijah Fairchild, 2-0-2.
.                1800 Ashe Co, NC census, Morgan, p 38, Abijah Farchild, 02110-31110.
.                1810 Wilkes Co census, Wilkesborough, p 881, Abijah Fairchild, 20001-10110.
.                1820 census, Abijah not located.
.                1830 Wilkes Co census, p 396, Abijah Fairchild, 000010001-00201001.
.                1834 Abijah applied for RW pension, giving his birth as 1763 NJ, and stated that he left NJ for Wilkes Co, NC at about age 5,
.                         and he served for 9 months and 10 days.
.                1840 Wilkes Co census, p 54, Abijah Fairchild Sen, 0000000001-000010001.
.                1850 Wilkes Co census, p 333, #1229/1229, Violet Farchilds,80 Wilkes Co.
.                1860 census, Violet not located.

.                issue:

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1.   Nancy Fairchild, b ca 1784 Wilkes Co, m 15 Apr 1799 Wilkes Co to Nathaniel Lansdowne, b ca 1776 Wilkes Co, d after
.                      1850 Wright Co, Mo.  Nathaniel m(2) Sarah Morris (Sally), b ca 1806 Ky.  Nancy supposedly m 10 Aug 1833 Lawrence
.                      Co, Ky to Thomas Horn, who had m(1) Elizabeth Fairchild, b ca 1793, d ca 1831 Lawrence Co, d/o
Abiud Fairchild
.                      (#1351) and Rebecca Jackson.  If the above is all true, then Nancy and Nathaniel would have had to have divorced.

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2.   Ebenezer Fairchild (Eben), b 21 May 1785 Wilkes Co, m Selah/Selia Durham.

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3.   Joel Fairchild, b ca 1788 Wilkes Co, m Sarah McNeil (Sally).

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4.   Katherine Fairchild, b ca 1790 Wilkes Co, m Feb 1814 Knox Co, Tenn to William Johnson, b ca 1786.

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5.   Rebecca Fairchild, b ca 1792 Wilkes Co.

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6.   Sarah Fairchild, b ca 1794 Wilkes Co, m 2 Sep 1823 Knox Co to Elijah Castill, b ca 1790.
.                      Prob same as following family:
.                      1850 Dade Co, Mo census, Dist 25, p 290, #397/408, Elijah Cantrell,56 SC, farmer, Sarah,56 SC, Benjamin,23 Tenn, farmer,
.                               Abram,20 Tenn, Lafayett,17 Tenn, farmer, Wilson,15 Tenn, farmer, Mayan,13 Tenn.
.                               Listed on same page: Thomas C. Cantrell,28 Tenn, etc, and Peter Cantrell,48 Tenn, etc.

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7.   Abijah Fairchild, b 9 Jul 1804 NC, m(1) Katherine Ann Tolds Vannoy (Tilda), m(2) Nancy C. Powell.

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8.   Enoch Fairchild, b ca 1806.

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9.   Wilson F. Fairchild, b 13 Apr 1807 New Castle, Wilkes Co, m Elizabeth Triplett.

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10.   Elizabeth Fairchild, b 19 Apr 1816, d 21 Jan 1898, bur Meat Camp Baptist Church Cem, Watauga Co, NC, m 20 Sep
.                      1837 Wilkes Co to Jesse Whitfield, Vannoy, b 14 Feb 1814 Wilkes Co, d 12 May 1897, s/o Jesse Vannoy and Mary Kilby.






.                Ref: 1.   Mary Lou Fairchild's notes (1980's).
.                        2.   Lisa Cumby's notes at
www.rootsweb.com, email: lcumby@yadtel.net   
.                        3.   Dwight Nash's notes at
www.rootsweb.com, email: dwightnash@familyfaith.net