When Ellen Celia Fairman was born on 9 January 1845, in Canton Township, Wayne, Michigan, United States, her father, Harry Fairman, was 53 and her mother, Lydia Halleck, was 42. She had at least 3 sons and 1 daughter with Isaac Martin Lewis. She lived in Canton, Wayne, Michigan, United States in 1870 and Nankin Township, Wayne, Michigan, United States for about 20 years. She died on 2 September 1912, in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Redford Cemetery, Redford, Wayne, Michigan, United States.
English: nickname from Middle English fair(e) ‘fair, beautiful; light in color’ + man, meaning ‘handsome man’.
English: variant of Farman .
Americanized form of one or more similar (like-sounding) Jewish surnames, notably Feuerman (see Feuer ).
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