Samuel Fairbanks

Male27 November 1757–after 27 November 1833

Brief Life History of Samuel

When Samuel Fairbanks was born on 27 November 1757, in Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Samuel Fairbanks, was 27 and his mother, Mehitable Hine, was 17. He married Sarah Sally Gregory about 1779, in Wilton, Fairfield, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died after 27 November 1833, in Hornellsville, Steuben, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Fairbanks
Sarah Graham
Marriage: 1802
Susan Fairbanks
Adelie Fairbank
Martha Fairbanks
Elijah Reynolds Fairbanks
Andrew Graham Fairbanks

Sources (4)

  • Samuel Fairbanks, "Connecticut, Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"
  • Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty Land Warrant Application File S. 16788, Samuel Fairbanks, Conn.
  • Connecticut ARCHIVES REVOLUTIONARY WAR 1763-1789

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1802Bedford, Bedford, Westchester, New York, United States
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (6)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 19

    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.


    Age 19

    New York is the 11th state.

    1781 · The First Constitution

    Age 24

    Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.

    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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