Hannah Fairchild

1713–1784 (Age 71)
Stratfield, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Hannah

When Hannah Fairchild was born in June 1713, in Stratfield, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, her father, Alexander Fairchild, was 32 and her mother, Deborah Jackson, was 31. She married David Jackson about 1730, in Stratfield, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 11 June 1784, in New Milford, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in New Milford, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hannah Fairchild
1713–1784
David Jackson
1707–1754
Marriage: about 1730
Henry Jackson
1737–1791
Ephraim Jackson
1739–1810
Eunice Jackson
1739–1840
Isaac Jackson
1743–1840
Daniel Jackson
1743–
Deborah Jackson
1747–
David Jackson
1745–1811
Isaac David Jackson
1745–1811
Gershom Jackson
1746–1836
Uri Jackson
1750–1803

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
about 1730
Stratfield, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States
children

(10)

+5 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

World Events (3)

1751 · County lin change

Age 38

Hartford County to Litchfield County
1776

Age 63

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1781 · British Forces Capture Fort Griswold

Age 68

The capture of Fort Griswold was the final act of treason that Benedict Arnold committed. This would be a British victory. On the American side 85 were killed, 35 wounded and paroled, 28 taken prisoner, 13 escaped, and 1 twelve year old was captured and released.

Name Meaning

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

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Hannah Jackson, "Connecticut, Charles R. Hale Collection, Vital Records, 1640-1955"
  • Hannah Jackson, "Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934"
  • Hannah Jackson, "Find A Grave Index"

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