Fairservice History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

Early Origins of the Fairservice family

The surname Fairservice was first found in Lanarkshire (Gaelic: Siorrachd Lannraig) a former county in the central Strathclyde region of Scotland, now divided into the Council Areas of North Lanarkshire, South Lanarkshire, and the City of Glasgow, where they held a family seat from early times, some say before the Norman Conquest in 1066.

Important Dates for the Fairservice family

This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Fairservice research. Another 86 words (6 lines of text) covering the years 1630, 1634, and 1640 are included under the topic Early Fairservice History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Fairservice Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Ferservice, Fairservice, Fayreservice and others.

Early Notables of the Fairservice family (pre 1700)

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Fairservice migration to the United States

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Fairservice Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
  • John Fairservice, who landed in Boston, Massachusetts in 1766 [1]
Fairservice Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
  • Thomas Fairservice, aged 55, who arrived in New York in 1894 aboard the ship "Nebraska" from Glasgow, Scotland [2]
  • Isa H Fairservice, aged 20, who arrived in New York in 1894 aboard the ship "Anchoria" from Glasgow via Moville [3]
Fairservice Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
  • Mary Fairservice, aged 63, originally from Glasgow, who arrived in New York in 1905 aboard the ship "Furnessia" from Glasgow, Scotland [4]
  • Richard Fairservice, aged 25, originally from Dunoon, Scotland, who arrived in New York in 1907 aboard the ship "Columbia" from Glasgow, Scotland [5]

Contemporary Notables of the name Fairservice (post 1700)

  • Don Fairservice, American film historian
  • Colin Fairservice (1909-1999), English cricketer who played for Kent from 1929 to 1933
  • William John "Bill" Fairservice (1881-1971), English first-class cricketer for Kent County Cricket Club between 1902 and 1921, father of Colin Fairservice

Citations

  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  2. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JXMW-TZ3 : 6 December 2014), Thomas Fairservice, 17 Jul 1894; citing departure port Glasgow, arrival port New York, ship name Nebraska, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  3. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JX93-X46 : 6 December 2014), Isa H Fairservice, 23 Apr 1894; citing departure port Glasgow via Moville, arrival port New York, ship name Anchoria, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  4. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JFQ2-JZD : 6 December 2014), Mary Fairservice, 23 May 1905; citing departure port Glasgow, arrival port New York, ship name Furnessia, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  5. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JXV2-MJ3 : 6 December 2014), Richard Fairservice, 22 Jul 1907; citing departure port Glasgow, arrival port New York, ship name Columbia, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
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