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Benjamin Fancher

Birthplace: New Canaan, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony
Death: 1809 (73-74)
Sevier County, Tennessee, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Richard Fancher; Martha Durrance Fancher and Martha Fancher
Husband of Sarah Fancher and Sarah Fancher
Father of Richard Fancher; Richard Fancher; Samuel Fancher; Sarah Hiser; John Fancher and 3 others
Brother of Martha Bell; Capt. Richard Fancher; William Fancher; Abigail Foster; David Fancher and 1 other

Managed by: Jennifer Diane Fancher
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About Benjamin Fancher

Name: Benjamin Fancher Father's name: Richard Fancher Residence Date: 19 Oct 1735 Residence Place: New Canaan, Connecticut, USA Volume Title: Volume 075 New Canaan

Name: Benjami Fancher Spouse: Fancher Sarah Parents: Martha Richard Birth Place: Fairfield, Stamford, CT Birth Date: 10 Oct 1735 Marriage Date: 17 Jul 1777 Death Date: 1809

13 November 1771 - Deed B-155
Grantor: Benjamin Fansher & Sarah, wf., Roxbury Twp., Morris County, New Jersey 
Grantee: Rev. William Woodhull, Roxbury
250 pounds Proclamation Money of New Jersey at 8 shillings the ounce.
112-1/2 acres

From Richard Fansher (dec.) to son Benjamin Fansher. One tract of land in Roxbury Twp. Beginning at post standing on south side of Black River, thence along line of said Richard Fansher, dec., in his lifetime, then west to white oak, then along line of old survey, S.W. to division line S.E. to Black River then along several courses to place of beginning. 112-1/2 acres excepting 2-1/4 acres of land and premises aforesaid which are now in the possession of one Peter Barteau/Bartoo. 
S/ Benjamin Fansher (mark)
    Sarah Fansher (mark)
Witnesses: Henry Burnet, William Fansher  (Deed B-155)


Baptism: 19 October 1735, Canaan Parish Congregational Church, Canaan Parish, Fairfield Co., Connecticut


Information 1: Twin of William Fancher

His twin brother was William (also born on the same day) and it's not clear that William survived beyond infancy.

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Benjamin Fancher's Timeline

October 19, 1735
New Canaan, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony
October 19, 1735
October 19, 1735
Stamford, Fairfield, Ct
April 19, 1767
April 19, 1767
Sevier County, Tennessee, United States of America
April 19, 1767
Morris County, NJ
Morris County, New Jersey, American Colonies