John FAIRBANKS

Male 1723 - 1801  (78 years)


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  • Name John FAIRBANKS 
    Born 11 Nov 1723  Wrentham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • John [Fairbanks], s. Joshua and Hannah, Nov. 11, 1723. [1]
    Gender Male 
    Died 25 Nov 1801  Wrentham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I33552  FamilyWorld
    Last Modified 28 Sep 2012 

    Father Joshua FAIRBANKS,   b. 18 Mar 1682, Wrentham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1742, Wrentham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Mother Hannah WARE,   b. 24 Sep 1686, Wrentham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jun 1730, Wrentham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Married 20 Dec 1709  Wrentham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Hannah [Ware] and Joshua Fairbank, Dec. 20, 1709. [2]
    Family ID F11109  Group Sheet

    Family Sarah METCALF,   b. 24 Dec 1726, Wrentham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Sep 1779, Wrentham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Married 5 Feb 1746  Wrentham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Sarah FAIRBANKS,   b. 11 Oct 1747, Wrentham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Rachel FAIRBANKS,   b. 29 Mar 1749, Wrentham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1795, Wrentham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
     3. Hannah FAIRBANKS,   b. 1 May 1750, Wrentham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Nov 1832, Walpole, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     4. Eunice FAIRBANKS,   b. 28 Mar 1752, Wrentham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Mary FAIRBANKS,   b. 7 Feb 1754, Wrentham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Oct 1831, Wrentham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     6. John FAIRBANKS, Jr.,   b. 22 Feb 1756, Wrentham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Nov 1794, Wrentham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)
     7. Olive FAIRBANKS,   b. 25 Jan 1758, Wrentham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 1828, Wrentham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    +8. Timothy Metcalf FAIRBANKS,   b. 28 Feb 1760, Wrentham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1846, Waterville, Lamoille County, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     9. Nanny FAIRBANKS,   b. 17 Dec 1762, Wrentham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Oct 1844, Wrentham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     10. Patty FAIRBANKS,   b. 20 Dec 1772, Wrentham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Mar 1817  (Age 44 years)
    Last Modified 28 Sep 2012 
    Family ID F11103  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 Nov 1723 - Wrentham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 5 Feb 1746 - Wrentham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 25 Nov 1801 - Wrentham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • On 24 December 1794 the probate judge of Norfolk County was petitioned that "Where as John Fairbanks of This Town has for a Long time ben and Now is a Person non Compos Mentus and unable to take care of him Self or Estate and the son who has Lived at home has ben Taken away by Deth and in our opinion Renders it Necessary that a Gardeon Should be appointed." John's other son, Timothy Metcalf Fairbanks, was appointed the guardian for his father on 6 January 1795. John's estate consisted of lands and buildings valued at L705 10s. and personal estate valued at L100 13s. 2d. (Norfolk Co. Probate file 6459). [3]

  • Sources 
    1. [S23] NEHGS, website: www.americanancestors.org, Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850, Wrentham births, vol. 1, pg. 71.

    2. [S23] NEHGS, website: www.americanancestors.org, Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850, Wrentham, vol. 2, pg. 388.

    3. [S34] NEHGR, New England Historic Genealogical Society Register, vol. 142, pgs. 139-40.