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Sarah or Susan Fairchild (Preston)

Birthplace: Stratford, Fairfield County, CT, United States
Death: circa 1684 (27-44)
Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut
Immediate Family:

Wife of Thomas Fairchild, II
Mother of Eunice Fairchild; Emma [2] Fairchild; Ruth Hickox; Sarah [1] Fairchild; Samuel Fairchild and 3 others

Occupation: housewife
Label: When Alexander Fairchild was born on 18 February 1681, in New Haven, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Thomas Fairchild, was 35 and his mother, Susannah Sarah Preston, was 32. He had at least 8 sons and 6 daughters with Deborah Jac
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About Sarah or Susan Fairchild

Children according to Orcutt's History of Stratfield: Emma b. Aug 30 1672, Alexander b. February 18, 1681and Samuel b. January 16, 1677.

Other sources: Thomas Fairchild was born February 21, 1644 in Stratford, Conneticut, and died March 27, 1686 in Woodbury, Conneticut. He married Sarah Preston or Susan Preston or Sarah Unknown. Even reliable sources who give the name Sarah Preston don't connect her with William Preston and Mary Seabrook Preston.

Thomas was one of the first settlers of Woodbury. His lands were recorded in the Woodbury town records June of 1679. The inventory of Thomas is dated April 16, 1686. He left a widow and five children.


  1. Emma "Emm", b. August 30, 1672, Stratford, Connecticut.
  2. Sarah, b. Woodbury, Connecticut; d. young. Baptised on April 11, 1674, Woodbury, Connecticut
  3. Samuel, b. January 16, 1676, Woodbury, Connecticut.
  4. Ruth, b. January 15, 1678, Woodbury, Connecticut; d. May 28, 1727, Woodbury, Connecticut; m. Joseph Hickox on November 03, 1697, Woodbury, Connecticut.
  5. Alexander, b. February 1680, Woodbury, Conneticut.
  6. Sarah, baptised: February 04, 1682, Woodbury, Conneticut
  7. Katherine, b. Stratford, Conneticut.


Husband Thomas Fairchild 1645-1686

Children Emma Fairchild 1672-1682 Eunice Fairchild 1672-1733 Sarah Fairchild 1675-1690 Samuel FAIRCHILD 1677-1742 Mary Fairchild 1677-1730 Ruth Fairchild 1678-1727 ALEXANDER FAIRCHILD 1681-1727 Katherine Fairchild 1684-1752

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Sarah or Susan Fairchild's Timeline

Stratford, Fairfield County, CT, United States
August 30, 1672
Woodbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
August 30, 1672
Stratford, Fairfield, Conn.
August 30, 1672
Woodbury, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States
April 11, 1674
Woodbury, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States
January 16, 1677
Woodbury, Litchfield County, Connecticut Colony, (Present USA)
February 18, 1681
Woodbury, New Haven County, Connecticut Colony
February 4, 1682
Woodbury, Litchfield, Conn
May 31, 1684
Woodbury, Litchfield, Connecticut, USA