Isaac Fairchild

about 1813–17 September 1854 (Age 41)
Brant, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Isaac

When Isaac Fairchild was born about 1813, in Brant, Ontario, Canada, his father, Isaac Fairchild, was 44 and his mother, Lucy Kilbourne, was 33. He married Nancy Ann Misner on 2 July 1836, in Mount Pleasant, Brantford, Brant, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 17 September 1854, in Lowell, Kent, Michigan, United States, at the age of 41, and was buried in Lowell, Kent, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Isaac Fairchild
Nancy Ann Misner
Marriage: 2 July 1836
Sarah A. Fairchild
Mary Jane Fairchild
James Fairchild
Lucy A. Fairchild
Clarissa M. Fairchild
Joseph Kilbourne Fairchild
Phoebe Fairchild

Spouse and Children

2 July 1836
Mount Pleasant, Brantford, Brant, Ontario, Canada


    Sarah A. Fairchild


    Lucy A. Fairchild


    Mary Jane Fairchild


    Clarissa M. Fairchild


    Joseph Kilbourne Fairchild


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 6

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. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 7

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 12

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

Name Meaning

Southern English: nickname from Middle English fair child ‘handsome child’ or ‘handsome youth of noble birth’ ( see Child ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Isaac Fairchild, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Issac Fairchild in entry for Phoebe Fairchild, "Michigan Deaths and Burials, 1800-1995"
  • Isaac B. Fairchild, "Find A Grave Index"

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