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Fairclough History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms



Early Origins of the Fairclough family


The surname Fairclough was first found in Lancashire (located in northwest England and dates back to 1180), where they held a family seat from very early times.

Early History of the Fairclough family


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Another 63 words (4 lines of text) covering the years 1332, 1594, 1677, 1621 and 1682 are included under the topic Early Fairclough History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Fairclough Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Fairclough, Faircloth, Faircliff, Faircluff and others.

Early Notables of the Fairclough family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Fairclough family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Fairclough Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Margery and Margret Fairclough, who settled in Virginia in 1699

Fairclough Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • Myrven Fairclough, aged 25, a labourer, who arrived in South Australia in 1849 aboard the ship "Constance" [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) CONSTANCE 1849. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1849Constance.htm
  • Thomas Fairclough, aged 33, a labourer, who arrived in South Australia in 1853 aboard the ship "Shackamaxon" [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    South Australian Register Thursday 20 January 1853. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) SHACKAMAXON 1853. Retrieved http://www.theshipslist.com/ships/australia/shackamaxon1853.shtml.

Fairclough Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • James Fairclough, aged 32, a railway labourer, who arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Alfred" in 1864 [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Archives New Zealand Micro 5019. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) Alfred. Retrieved from http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ourstuff/Alfred1864.htm

Contemporary Notables of the name Fairclough (post 1700)


  • Anna Fairclough (b. 1957), birth name Anna MacKinnon, American politician, Member of the Alaska House of Representatives (2013-)
  • Adam Fairclough (b. 1952), British historian of the United States, Raymond and Beverly Sackler Professor of American History at the University of Leiden in the Netherlands
  • Percy Fairclough (1858-1947), English amateur footballer who made one appearance for England in 1878
  • Paul Fairclough (b. 1950), English current manager of the England C national football team
  • Norman Fairclough (b. 1941), British emeritus Professor of Linguistics at Lancaster University
  • Michael Joseph "Mick" Fairclough (b. 1952), former Irish professional footballer
  • Lora Diane Fairclough (b. 1970), English LPGA professional golfer
  • Leslie "Les" Stuart Fairclough (1902-1951), English professional rugby league footballer of the 1920s, and 1930s
  • Leonard Fairclough (1853-1927), English stonemason, founder of Leonard Fairclough & Son in 1883 which later merged to become Amec Foster Wheeler plc, one of United Kingdom's largest engineering businesses with 40,000 employees
  • Eric Fairclough (1962-1996), Canadian politician, MLA for Mayo-Tatchun (1996-2011), Leader of the Yukon New Democratic Party (2001-2002)
  • ... (Another 7 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Historic Events for the Fairclough family



RMS Lusitania

  • Mr. Robert Fairclough, English Donkey man from England, who worked aboard the RMS Lusitania and survived the sinking [4]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Lusitania Passenger List - The Lusitania Resource. (Retrieved 2014, March 10) . Retrieved from http://www.rmslusitania.info/lusitania-passenger-list/

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See Also



Citations


  1. ^ State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) CONSTANCE 1849. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1849Constance.htm
  2. ^ South Australian Register Thursday 20 January 1853. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) SHACKAMAXON 1853. Retrieved http://www.theshipslist.com/ships/australia/shackamaxon1853.shtml.
  3. ^ Archives New Zealand Micro 5019. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) Alfred. Retrieved from http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ourstuff/Alfred1864.htm
  4. ^ Lusitania Passenger List - The Lusitania Resource. (Retrieved 2014, March 10) . Retrieved from http://www.rmslusitania.info/lusitania-passenger-list/

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