Chester Fairman

1818–24 May 1819 (Age 1)
Vernon, Tolland, Connecticut, United States

The Life Summary of Chester

When Chester Fairman was born in 1818, in Vernon, Tolland, Connecticut, United States, his father, Zerah Kibbe Fairman, was 26 and his mother, Gratia Elmer, was 29. He died on 24 May 1819, at the age of 1, and was buried in Vernon, Windham, Vermont, United States.

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Family Time Line

Zerah Kibbe Fairman
1792–1853
Gratia Elmer
1789–1827
Charlotte Fairman
1815–1815
Wilder H Fairman
1817–1876
Chester Fairman
1818–1819
Chester Firmin
1819–
Edward J. Fairman
1820–1864
Reuben E. Fairman
1823–1823
Gracia R. Fairman
1825–1847

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World Events (1)

1819 · Panic! of 1819
Age 1
With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for the servant of someone named Fair, or a nickname meaning ‘handsome man’.2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): Americanized form of one or more like-sounding Jewish surnames, notably Feuerman ( see Feuer ).3 Probably an Americanized spelling of German Fährmann, a variant of Fehrmann .

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

Possible Related Names

Feuer
Fehrmann
Fierman
Fireman

Sources (3)

  • Chester Fairman, "United States, Cemetery Abstracts, 1949-1969"
  • Chester Fairman, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"
  • Chester Fairman, "Find A Grave Index"

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