George Fairbanks

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ChartsAncestors of William Jerome Pierce
George Fairbanks, son of Gilbert Fairbanks and Jennet (…), was born about 1528.11 Perhaps he is the George Fairbanks buried at Sowerby, Halifax, Yorkshire, England, 29 March 1610.1

George married (1) Sibyl Wade, 10 May 1551;1 he married (2), as her 2nd husband, Johanna Mawd at Halifax, Yorkshire, England, 15 February 1573/74. The ancestry of both wives is unknown (or not traced here).1

Family 1

Sibyl Wade d. bef. 21 May 1573

Family 2

Johanna Mawd d. bef. 26 Nov 1612
This person was last edited on17 Dec 2017


  1. [S2126] Clarence Almon Torrey, "The English Ancestry of Jonathan Fairbanks of Dedham, Massachusetts," The American Genealogist 37 (April 1961): 65-72, at 67, further cited as Torrey, "English Ancestry of Jonathan Fairbanks."
  2. [S2121] "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," database, FamilySearch, ( : accessed 24 Sep 2017, Genet Fairbanke, 26 Apr 1552); citing HALIFAX,YORK,ENGLAND, index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City; FHL microfilm 496,813, 528,766, further cited as "England Births and Christenings."
  3. [S2126] Torrey, "English Ancestry of Jonathan Fairbanks," 68.