Message Board
Site Dedication
Stories & Families
Ira Lee Branson
Ira and Clara
Thomas Cook
Mary Smallwood
Gus & Iva Cook
Photo Gallery
Today's Bransons
Today's Buschs
Today's Rubottoms
Quaker Heritage
Origin of Names
Quaker John
"Cousin" Abe
Lizzie Borden
Rev. Beals
Sumpter Valley
War of 1812
Civil War


Family History Network



Usage Policy
Main Page

This site maintained by Sandra Branson Young

Copyright 2003
All Rights Reserved




16. Robert William FAIRBANKS

-1840 & 1850 Census- Copley, Summit co, OH. EA has microfilm copies.
1871--Received Pension in Stocton, Rooks Co., KS (see below)
-1880 Iowa twp, Rooks co. KS for Robert & William's families.
!SOUNDEX-1900 - , Rooks co. KS for Robert, wife Susan, children-Roy& Jennie
- 1900 Census - in Woodston, Rooks co. KS for RW & Susan & children.

!MARRIAGE-license for RW & Susan & certificate 7 Dec 1864. Also onFische SLC IGI, EA has copy.
Source: Ohio Mrg Records 1840-1865, V21-0106, page 3. 3 Vols.Lots of Bishops in it.
!MARRIAGE: Summit co. H.B. Potter, Minister of the Gospel.

Birth-for dau Mary cert. # 689 Probate Ct. Summit co OH.

WAR- Map showing where Robert was wounded, either at Crampton's Gap orTurner's Gap, between Hagerstown & Frederick, MD vol 6, 1861-1876 "TheUnion Restored" Life magazine editor in Life, History of U.S.

Rooks County, KS 1883 List of Pensioners on the Roll
Contributed by Kenneth Thomas, November, 1997 I found atftp://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ks/rooks/military/1883.txt in Feb2000.

Cert# Name of Pensioner P.O. Address Cause forwhich pensioned
111, 805 Fairbanks, Robert Stockton wd. left legMonthly Rate 2.00 Date of Original Allowance July,1871

2 June 1889--lived in Little Rock, AR. Granddaughter, Ethel May Allenwas born there.

Civil War Pension Certificate # 111895 for Robert William. Certificateof Disability for Discharge & Declaration for Widow's Pension for Susan.

!WILL for Robert as follows: 26 June 1900 Woodston Rooks co KS To Whomit may concern, This is to certify that this is the last will andtestament of Robert Fairbanks. I Herby bequath to My Wife and childrenthe following property designated to each, W.R. Fairbanks ,one Dollar;Eva Allen Fairbanks,
One Dollar; Mary Atkinson, Fairbanks, One Dollar; Joseph Fairbanks, OneDollar; G.R. Fairbanks, One Dollar; J. A. Fairbanks, One Dollar. All ofthe remaining property both personal and real Estate goes to My Wife,Susan. M, Fairbanks. signed Robert Fairbanks witness's were GeorgeColeman & R.C. Dunlap, Albert Still, Justice of Peace.

Susan Maria BISHOP

!MARRIAGE: Summit co. H.B. Potter, Minister of the Gospel