When Elizabeth Fawcett was born in 1813, in Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Arthur Faucett, was 28 and her mother, Susannah Farr Smith, was 18. She married George C Schooler in 1836, in Harrison Township, Knox, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Harrison Township, Knox, Ohio, United States in 1850 and Perry Township, Allen, Ohio, United States for about 10 years. She died on 9 December 1902, in Knox, Ohio, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Fairmount Cemetery, Wapakoneta, Auglaize, Ohio, United States.
English (northern): habitational name from Fawcett in Grayrigg, Westmorland or Facit in Lancashire, both named from Old English fāg ‘multi-colored’ + sīde ‘slope, hillside’. A further possible source, Forcett in North Yorkshire, is named from Old Norse fors ‘waterfall’ + sætr ‘shieling’, meaning ‘shieling by a waterfall’.
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