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Fairclough Early Origins



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.

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Fairclough Spelling Variations


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Fairclough Spelling Variations



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

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Fairclough Early History


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Fairclough Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Fairclough research. Another 125 words (9 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.

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Fairclough Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Fairclough Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 26 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Fairclough Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



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

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Contemporary Notables of the name Fairclough (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Fairclough (post 1700)



  • Wilfred Fairclough, Head of the division of Design at Kingston Polytechnic
  • Hon. Ellen Louks Fairclough (1905-2004), Director of Hamilton Trust and Savings and prominent Canadian Politician
  • Anthony Fairclough, British Public Official, Director of the Central Unit on Environmental Pollution
  • Norman Fairclough (b. 1941), emeritus Professor of Linguistics at Lancaster University

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Fairclough Historic Events


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Fairclough Historic Events




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Fairclough Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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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

Other References

  1. Bradford, William. History of Plymouth Plantation 1620-1647 Edited by Samuel Eliot Morrison 2 Volumes. New York: Russell and Russell, 1968. Print.
  2. Martine, Roddy, Roderick Martine and Don Pottinger. Scottish Clan and Family Names Their Arms, Origins and Tartans. Edinburgh: Mainstream, 1992. Print.
  3. Shaw, William A. Knights of England A Complete Record from the Earliest Time to the Present Day of the Knights of all the Orders of Chivalry in England, Scotland, Ireland and Knights Bachelors 2 Volumes. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print. (ISBN 080630443X).
  4. Holt, J.C. Ed. Domesday Studies. Woodbridge: Boydell, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0-85115-477-8).
  5. Markale, J. Celtic Civilization. London: Gordon & Cremonesi, 1976. Print.
  6. Magnusson, Magnus. Chambers Biographical Dictionary 5th edition. Edinburgh: W & R Chambers, 1990. Print.
  7. Browne, James. The History of Scotland it's Highlands, Regiments and Clans 8 Volumes. Edinburgh: Francis A Niccolls & Co, 1909. Print.
  8. Warner, Philip Warner. Famous Scottish Battles. New York: Barnes and Noble, 1996. Print. (ISBN 0-76070-004-4).
  9. Hinde, Thomas Ed. The Domesday Book England's Heritage Then and Now. Surrey: Colour Library Books, 1995. Print. (ISBN 1-85833-440-3).
  10. Innes, Thomas and Learney. Scots Heraldry A Practical Handbook on the Historical Principles and Mordern Application of the Art and Science. London: Oliver and Boyd, 1934. Print.
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The Fairclough Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Fairclough Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

This page was last modified on 18 June 2015 at 19:17.

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