Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties

Catherine Fairfax

Female 1802 - Aft 1850  (> 49 years)


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  • Name Catherine Fairfax 
    Born 1802  Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Aft 1850  Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I063513  Tree1
    Last Modified 27 Feb 2021 

    Father Hezekiah Fairfax,   b. 1755, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 3 Dec 1838, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 83 years) 
    Mother Margaret Calvert,   b. 1781, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1866, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married Bef 1798  Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F22482  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Warren Davis,   b. 29 Jan 1799, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 1870, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married Abt 1822  Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Margaret Davis,   b. 1822, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1865, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
     2. Benson Davis,   b. Between 1825 and 1828, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1860, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 36 years)
     3. Virginia Davis,   b. Abt 1831, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1880, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 50 years)
     4. George W. Davis,   b. 1 Jun 1832, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 1910, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     5. John A. Davis,   b. Abt 1833, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Francis Davis,   b. Abt 1834, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1864, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 30 years)
     7. Martin Van Buren Davis,   b. 1837, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1888, Fairfax County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
     8. Warren Davis,   b. Abt 1841, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Nov 1862, Richmond, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 21 years)
    Last Modified 27 Feb 2021 
    Family ID F30134  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • 48yrs in the 1850 census

      === Research notes by Laree Lee

      At Rules held in the Clerk's office of the Circuit Superior Court of Law and Chancery of Prince William County on the 3rd day of December 1838. Francis C. Davis Administrator of Hezekiah Fairfax deceased, and Thompson Fairfax, Plaintiffs, against Margaret Fairfax widow and relic of Hezekiah Fairfax deceased, Robert West and Henrietta his wife, William Ashford and Sally his wife, William Fairfax, Matthew Davis and Molly his wife, Warner Davis and Catherine his wife, Hezekiah Fairfax, Sanford Fairfax, French L. Simpson and Patsey his wife, Susan Fairfax, Minor Fairfax, Hezekiah Reeves and Liddy his wife, Polly Crouch, Bernard Crouch and Hezekiah Crouch, Defendents


      In CHANCERY

      The defendants Robert West and Henrietta his wife, French L. Simpson and Patsey his wife, and Bernard Crouch not having entered their appearance and given security according to the act of Assembly and the rules of this Court, and it appearing by satisfactory evidence that they are not inhabitants of this commonwealth - It is ordered, that the said defendants appear here on the first day of the next term and answer the bill of the Plaintiffs; and that a copy of this order be forthwith inserted in some newspaper published in the town of Warrenton, for two month successively and posted at the front door of the Court house of this County.

      A Copy - Teste, J.H. Reid Clk

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