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Aug 31, 2010

Fairbridge, James William

Last Name:   Fairbridge
First Name:   James William
Date of Birth:   born 23 Aug 1792 chr. 7 May 1808
Place of Birth:   St. Leonards Shoreditch, London, England
Parents – Father:   William Fairbridge
Parents – Mother:   Elizabeth Traill
Spouse:   Sarah
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   22 oct 1845 age 52
Place of Death:  Uitenhage, Cape   

Notes:   DN 8108/1845.  IGI.  He was the district surgeon in Utenhage.  Children (all minors except for Charles):

Charles Aken, major

Sarah Armstrong

Sophia Eliza A.

William Alexander

Letitia Barry

Francis Symonds

AnnElizabeth Mary

Caroline Jane

Mar 14, 2011

Fairbrother, Richard

Last Name:    Fairbrother
First Name:    Richard
Date of Birth:   1 Apr 1816 chr. 04 May 1817
Place of Birth:  St. Ann Blackfriars, London, London, England
Parents – Father:   James Fairbrother
Parents – Mother:  Mary
Name of Spouse:   Sophia Elizabeth
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   12 Jun 1876 age 60
Place of Death:  Cape

Notes:   DN 1871/1876.  IGI.  Children, majors:

Ellen Sophia m. to Thomas Paul Miles

James Copeland Fairbrother

Jan 13, 2011

Fairburn, John

Last Name:   Fairburn
First Name:   John
Date of Birth:   9 Apr 1794 chr. 11 May 1794
Place of Birth:   Legerwood, Berwick, Scotland
Parents – Father:   James Fairbairn
Parents – Mother:
Name of Spouse:   widower, name not given
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    5 Oct 1864 age 70y 6m
Place of Death:  Wynberg, Cape  

Notes:   DN 1359/1864.  Children, all majors:

Jane Agnes Vatermayn

James Alexander

Elizabeth Ann Wills Fairbairn

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Aug 23, 2012

Faircloth or Brumage, Charlotte


Last Name:           Faircloth (nee Brumage)
First Name:          Charlotte
Date of Birth:       1825
Place of Birth:     England
Parents – Father:   Samuel Brumage
Parents – Mother:
Name of Spouse:  widow of Joseph Faircloth d. Nov 1892
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:     2 Sep 1900 age 75y 5m
Place of Death:   Clumber, Cape

Notes:   DN 3421/1900.  1 child, a major:

Sarah Ann m. Jere Elliott

Jan 31, 2010

Faircloth, George

Last Name:  Faircloth
First Name:  George
Date of Birth:  abt 1786 (maybe 18 Jun 1784 East Grinstead to Joseph and Sarah Faircloth)
Place of Birth:  of Hillingdon, London, England
Parents – Father:
Parents – Mother:
Spouse:  Mary Moore b. abt 1787 marr. 2) Edmund Brown
Marriage Date:   25 Jan 1806
Marriage Place:  Hillingdon, London, England
Date of Death:
Place of Death:

Notes:  Biggar’s party of 1820 settlers.  IGI. Children: 

James 1810 married 1837 Elizabeth Young
Elizabeth chr. 13 Aug 1815 St. James Westminster, marr. 1835 Daniel Hammel
Joseph 1822-1891, marr. 1842 Charlotte
Mary b. 1824 m. 1843 William Barry
Sarah b. 1826 marr. 1848 James Elliott.

Mar 9, 2018

Faircloth, James

Last Name:      Faircloth
First Name:     James
Date of Birth:   1860
Place of Birth:  Cape
Parents – Father:
Parents – Mother:
Name of Spouse:     Maria Elizabeth Meyntjes
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:      26 Dec 1900 age 40
Place of Death:   Kroonstad, OFS

Notes:  Orange Free State DN F350 image 499.  Children, all minors:

Thomas Johannes Faircloth

Johannes Petrus Faircloth

James Faircloth

David Benjamin Faircloth

Petrus Lodowicus Faircloth

Elizabeth Faircloth


Dec 10, 2010

Faircloth, Thomas

Last Name:   Faircloth
First Name:   Thomas
Date of Birth:   1820
Place of Birth:   Cullingin nr. Moyle, Ireland
Parents – Father:   Thomas Faircloth
Parents – Mother:   Mary
Name of Spouse:   Catherine
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   4 Apr 1862 age 42
Place of Death:  Alice, Cape

Notes:   DN 9552/1862.  Children, minors:



Mary Ann

Nov 19, 2010

Fairclough, Thomas

Last Name:   Fairclough
First Name:   Thomas
Date of Birth:   30 Dec 1796
Place of Birth:   Leyland, Lancashire, England
Parents – Father:  William Fairclough
Parents – Mother:   Ann
Name of Spouse:   1) Catharine Elizabeth Foch, deceased 2) Mary Harris (living)
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   5 Feb 1859 age 62y 2m 7d
Place of Death:  Stellenbosch, Cape  

Notes:  DN 5867/1859.  Children, by 1st marriage:

Anna Aletta, major

Catherina Elizabeth, major

Thomas Daniel, major

by 2nd marriage:

Richard William, minor

Revel Anthony, minor

Aug 12, 2018

Fairfax, William George Herbert Taylor Ramsley

Last Name:      Fairfax
First Name:    William George Herbert Taylor Ramsley
Date of Birth:     15 March 1831
Place of Birth:    Edinburgh, Scotland
Parents – Father:   Colonel Sir Henry Fairfax, Baronet
Parents – Mother:  Archibald Montgomery 3rd dau. of Mr. Thomas Williamson Ramsley
Name of Spouse:   Mary Ann Hargreave Pawson
Marriage Date:     1868
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    19 Jan 1902 age 70 years 10 months
Place of Death:  Hastings, England

Notes:  Cape DN  1929 image 530. Baronet. Children, allmajors:

Henry William Ramsley Fairfax Lucy

Frances Mary Ramsley Fairfax

William George Astell Ramsey Fairfax


Sep 27, 2011

Fairley, Henry


Last Name:    Fairley
First Name:    Henry
Date of Birth:    1860
Place of Birth:   Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
Parents – Father:    Joseph Fairley
Parents – Mother:    Ellen
Name of Spouse:   Elizabeth Moffat
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   15 Aug 1883 age 23
Place of Death:  Cape Town.

Notes:   DN 1371/1888.  One child, a minor:



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