Gilbert Fairebanke

Male 1505 - 1578  (~ 72 years)


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  • Born 6 May 1505  Sowerby, Halifax Parish, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Land 1526  [1
    "1526, 19th Henry VIII, John Fairbanke surrendered "Brigbotham" &c to the use of Gilbert Fairebanke, son of the aforesaid John Fairebank and the heirs of his body lawfully begotten, rendering therfor yearly 48 s. 9 d.
    Land 1550  [1
    "1550, 5th Edward VI. John Fairebanke and Gilbert Fairbanke, son and heir of said John, surrendered one messuage, one garden and the moiety of one barn, and one croft called Laithecroft, and two closes of land and meadow called Overholme and Netherholme.
    Legal 1569  [1, 2
    "1569, 11th Elizabeth. Gilbert Fairebank would not pay the stipend of the minister or curate of the Chapel" For this he was fined 12 pence. 
    Will 3 Mar 1577/78  Sowerby, Halifax Parish, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 3 Mar 1577/78  Sowerby, Halifax Parish, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Probate/Proved 16 Apr 1578  Sowerby, Halifax Parish, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I220  | Roy Line, Boudreau Line
    Last Modified 29 Jul 2019 

    Father John Fairebanke,   b. Abt 1480, Sowerby, Halifax Parish, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1551, Sowerby, Halifax Parish, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Mother Margaret,   b. Abt 1482, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F261  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jannet,   bur. 16 Jan 1578/79, Sowerby, Halifax Parish, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Y  [1
    Children 
    +1. George Fairbanke,   b. Abt 1530, Sowerby, Halifax Parish, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 29 Mar 1610, Sowerby, Halifax Parish, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 80 years)
     2. William Fairbanke,   b. Sowerby, Halifax Parish, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Johanna Fairbanke,   c. 19 Jan 1544, Sowerby, Halifax Parish, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. probably young
     4. John Fairbanke,   c. 3 May 1547, Sowerby, Halifax Parish, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Michael Fairbanke,   c. 3 Jul 1549, Sowerby, Halifax Parish, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 14 Sep 1549, Sowerby, Halifax Parish, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
     6. Hughe Fairbanke
     7. Dorothy Fairbanke,   c. 25 Mar 1553, Sowerby, Halifax Parish, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 18 Dec 1554, Sowerby, Halifax Parish, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 1 years)
     8. Agnes Fairbanke,   b. Sowerby, Halifax Parish, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Elizabeth Fairbanke,   b. Sowerby, Halifax Parish, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Edward Fairbanke,   b. Sowerby, Halifax Parish, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 29 Jul 2019 
    Family ID F262  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Marriage: MacKenzie (1966) gives Gilbert a first wife named Cibella Waide. Torry (1961) gives her as the wife of Gilbert's son, George. I have relied on Torrey (1961) as a much more accurate source. [1, 2]
    • Burial: Torrey (1961) also gives the date as 4 March. [1]

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 May 1505 - Sowerby, Halifax Parish, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWill - 3 Mar 1577/78 - Sowerby, Halifax Parish, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 3 Mar 1577/78 - Sowerby, Halifax Parish, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate/Proved - 16 Apr 1578 - Sowerby, Halifax Parish, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1436] Torrey, Clarence Almon. "The English Ancestry of Jonathan Fairbanks of Dedham, Massachusetts", (New Haven, Connecticut: The American Genealogist, volume XXXVII, 1961).

    2. [S804] MacKenzie, George Norbury. Colonial Families of the United States of America, (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1966).



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