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.