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George Fairbanks

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Sowerby aka Sowersby, West Riding, Yorkshire, England
Death: Died in Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA
Place of Burial: Drowned
Immediate Family:

Son of Jonathan Fairbanks and Grace Lee Fairbanks
Husband of Mary Fairbanks and Mary Fairbanks (Adams)
Father of Mary Daniels; Jonas Fairbanks; Eleazer Fairbanks; Dr. Jonathan Fairbanks; Samuel Fairbanks and 4 others
Brother of John Fairbanks, II; Mary Smith (Fairbanks); Jonathan Fairbanks, Jr.; Jonas Fairbank (killed KPW); Susan Day and 2 others

Occupation: Name may also be presented as Fairbanks or Fairbanke, Captian
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About George Fairbanks

Capt. George Fairbanks Male, #263, (28 November 1619 - 10 January 1682)

    Capt. George Fairbanks was christened on 28 November 1619 in Shelf, Halifax Parish, Yorkshire, England.1,2,3 He was the son of Jonathan Fairebanke and Grace Smith.1,4,2 Capt. George Fairbanks emigrated with Jonathan Fairebanke and Grace Smith in 1633 from Sowerby, Halifax Parish, Yorkshire, England.4,5,2 On 26 August 1646 George, at age 26, married Mary Adams, daughter of Henry Adams and Edith Squire, in Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts.1,2 Or on 26 October 1646 in Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, George married Mary Adams, daughter of Henry Adams and Edith Squire.6,4 Capt. George Fairbanks became a freeman about 1651 in Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts.4 He moved in 1657 to Sherborn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, He was one of the early settlers in Sherborn, in that part which later became East Medway, then Millis.4 He was a member of the Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company of Boston.4,2 On 1 June 1668 in Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, Capt. George Fairbanks was mentioned in the will of Jonathan Fairebanke.1,7 George drowned on 10 January 1682 in Sherborn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, at age 62.4,1,2

Charts

   Ancestry of Robert Roy

Children of Capt. George Fairbanks and Mary Adams

   Mary Fairbanks+6,8,1,4,2 (10 Nov 1647 - 9 Jun 1682)
   George Fairbanks+6,9,1,4,2 (26 May 1650 - 5 May 1737)
   Samuel Fairbanks6,1,4,2 (28 Oct 1652 - 20 Nov 1676)
   Eliezer Fairbanks+6,1,4,2 (8 Jun 1655 - 1741)
   Jonas Fairbanks6,1,4,2 (23 Feb 1656/57 - 28 Nov 1676)
   Dr. Jonathan Fairbanks+4,1,2 (1 May 1662 - 19 Dec 1719)
   Margaret Fairbanks+1,4,2 (27 Jun 1664 - 1714)
   Berry Fairbanks10 (a 1668 - 10 Jun 1683)

Citations

   Lawson, Stephen M.. "Fairbanks Ancestory of Stephen Lawson. Online http://sml.simplenet.com/smlawson/fairbank.htm. Printout dated 12 March 1998.
   MacKenzie, George Norbury. Colonial Families of the United States of America. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1966.
   Joseph, Ruth Fairbanks and and James Swan Landberg. "New England Historical and Genealogical Register", The New England Historical and Genealogical Register volume 116 (July 2012).
   Crane, Ellery Bicknell. Historic Homes and Institutions and Genealogical and Personal Memoirs of Worcester County, Massachusetts. New York: The Lewis Publishing Co., 1907.
   Fairbanks, Hiram Francis. "Fairbanks Marriages in the Parish of Halifax, West Riding of Yorkshire, England From 1538 to 1624", The New England Historical and Genealogical Register volume LXX (April 1906).
   Hanson, Robert Brand. The Vital Records of Dedham, Massachusetts. volume 1: Births and Baptisms. Bowie, Maryland: Heritage Books, 1989).
   Trask, William B.. "Abstracts from the Earliest Wills on Record and on the Files in the County of Suffolk, Mass.", The New England Historical and Genealogical Register volume XIX (1865).
   Lawson, Stephen M. "Daniels - Morse Ancestry of Stephen Lawson. Online http://sml.simplenet.com/smlawson/daniels.htm. Printout dated 12 March 1998.
   Adams, Andrew N. A Genealogical History of Henry Adams of Braintree, Mass., and his Descendants also John Adams of Cambridge, Mass., 1632-1897. Rutland, Vermont: Tuttle Company, 1898.
   Ancestral File. Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, 1994.
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Capt. George Fairbanks's Timeline

1619
November 26, 1619
Sowerby aka Sowersby, West Riding, Yorkshire, England
November 28, 1619
England
November 28, 1619
England
November 28, 1619
England
November 28, 1619
Sowerly, Yorks, England, England
November 28, 1619
England
1646
August 26, 1646
Age 26
Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, Colonial America
August 26, 1646
Age 26
Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, United States
1647
November 10, 1647
Age 27
Dedham, Suffolk County (Present Norfolk County), Massachusetts Bay Colony
1650
March 26, 1650
Age 30
Dedham, Suffolk County (Present Norfolk County), Massachusetts Bay Colony