Origins Available: French, Irish, Scottish
nickname, although it was in occasional use as a personal name for both men and women.
Early Origins of the Phaire family
Cumberland, where they held a family seat from very ancient times, some say well before the Norman Conquest and the arrival of Duke William at Hastings in 1066 A.D.
Early History of the Phaire family
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Phaire Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Fair, Faire, Faires, Fayer, Fayers, Fairs, Fare, Phair, Phaire, Phayre, Phares and many more.
Early Notables of the Phaire family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Phaire family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Joseph Fair who landed in Pennsylvania in 1772. William Fair joined him two years later. Other members of the Fair family made their homes in New York in the mid-1800's..
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