Rebecah Fairbanks

Brief Life History of Rebecah

When Rebecah Fairbanks was born on 16 September 1788, in Walpole, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States, her father, Levi Fairbanks, was 23 and her mother, Prudence Fisher, was 26. She married Amos Woolson about 1808, in Grafton, Windham, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Loraine Township, Henry, Illinois, United States in 1860. She died in Ohio, United States.

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Amos Woolson
Rebecah Fairbanks
Marriage: about 1808
Almond Fairbank Woolson
Ira Brigham Woolson

Sources (5)

  • Rebeca Woolson in household of Almond Woolson, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Rebecah in entry for Ira Brigham Woolson, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"
  • Rebecah in entry for Almond Fairbank Woolson, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"

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Name Meaning

habitational name from Fair Banks in Derbyshire or any of various other minor places so called.

variant of Fairbank , with post-medieval excrescent -s.


Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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