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Mary Fairbanks

Female 1622 - 1676  (~ 54 years)


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  • Name Mary Fairbanks 
    Christened 3 Feb 1621/22  Shelf, Halifax Parish, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Emigration 1633  [2, 4, 5
    Jonathan and Grace came to New England with their children settleing in Dedham, Massachusetts where he built a home that is still standing. It is known as the "Fairbanks House". 
    • Joseph (2012) gives their emigration year as 1636.
    The Fairbanks House
    The Fairbanks House
    The Fairbanks House in Dedham, MA is the oldest known wood structure still standing in North America. Built circa 1637 for Jonathan and Grace Fairbanks and their six children, it was home to eight generations of the Fairbanks family over the course of 268 years. The Fairbanks House is now a historic house museum and on the National Register of Historic Places.
    Estate Administered 26 Apr 1654  Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    She granted power of administration over her late husband's estate. 
    Died 10 Mar 1676  Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 7
    Person ID I952  Roy Family Genealogy | Boudreau Line
    Last Modified 26 Oct 2018 

    Father Jonathan Fairebanke,   b. After 18 May 1595, Halifax Parish, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Dec 1668, Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Grace Smith,   b. Abt 1599, Warley, Halifax Parish, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1673, Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 20 May 1617  Sowerby, Halifax Parish, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 5, 8
    Family ID F268  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Michael Metcalfe,   b. 29 Aug 1620, Norwich, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Dec 1654, Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years) 
    Married 2 Apr 1644  Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 9, 10, 11
    Children 
     1. Michael Metcalfe,   b. 21 Jan 1645/46, Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1693, Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)  [Birth]
     2. Mary Metcalfe,   b. 15 Aug 1646, Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    +3. Sarah Metcalf,   b. 7 Dec 1648, Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1718, Wrentham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)  [Birth]
     4. Jonathan Metcalfe,   b. 21 Sep 1650, Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1727, Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)  [Birth]
     5. Eleazer Metcalfe,   b. 20 Mar 1653, Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    Last Modified 26 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F894  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Christopher Smith,   d. 7 Nov 1676, Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 2 Aug 1654  Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 9, 12
    Children 
     1. John Smith,   b. 19 Nov 1655, Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    Last Modified 26 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F895  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 3 Feb 1621/22 - Shelf, Halifax Parish, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 Apr 1644 - Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEstate Administered - She granted power of administration over her late husband's estate. - 26 Apr 1654 - Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 Aug 1654 - Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Mar 1676 - Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1070] Lawson, Stephen M. "Fairbanks Ancestry of Stephen Lawson, Online , (http://sml.simplenet.com/smlawson/fairbank.htm. Printout dated 12 March 1998).

    2. [S804] MacKenzie, George Norbury. Colonial Families of the United States of America, (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1966).

    3. [S1203] Joseph, Ruth Fairbanks and and James Swan Landberg. "Jonathan Fairbank of Dedham, Massachusetts, and His Family in the West Riding of Yorkshire" , (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume 116, July 2012).

    4. [S74] Crane, Ellery Bicknell. Historic Homes and Institutions and Genealogical and Personal Memoirs of Worcester County, Massachusetts, (New York: The Lewis Publishing Co., 1907).

    5. [S1202] Fairbanks, Hiram Francis. "Fairbanks Marriages in the Parish of Halifax, West Riding of Yorkshire, England From 1538 to 1624" , (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume LXX, April 190v).

    6. [S1221] Trask, William B. "Abstracts from the Earliest Wills on File in the County of Suffolk, Mass.", (Trask, William B. "Abstracts from the Earliest Wills" (1854a)).

    7. [S1000] Hanson, Robert Brand. The Vital Records of Dedham, Massachusetts volume 2: Deaths , (Bowie, Maryland: Heritage Books, 1989).

    8. [S1222] Torrey, Clarence Almon. "Francis Chickering of Dedham, Massachusetts", (New Haven, Connecticut: The American Genealogist, volume XVII, number 2, October 1940).

    9. [S95] Hanson, Robert Brand. The Vital Records of Dedham, Massachusetts volume 3: Marriages, (Bowie, Maryland: Heritage Books, 1989).

    10. [S973] Harris, Edward Doubleday. A Genealogical Record of Daniel Pond and His Descendants , (Boston: William Parsons Lunt, 1873).

    11. [S485] Wheeler, Daniel Merrick. The Wheeler Family of Rutland, Mass. and Some of their Ancestors, ( Pittsfield, Massachusetts: by the author, 1924).

    12. [S1204] Trask, William B. "Abstracts from the Earliest Wills on Record and on the Files in the County of Suffolk, Mass.", (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Volume XIX, 1865).