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Faircloth Family

First Generation

Thomas and Sarah Faircloth were early settlers of Surry Co. NC. They had two known sons, James b. 1784, and William P. (1789-1848), who married Dicie Hendrix (1794-1858), daughter of Abraham and Nancy Hendrix.

Second Generation

Children of William P. Faircloth and Dicie Hendrix
Rhoda Faircloth (1817-1843) m. William James in 1839
Abraham Jackson Faircloth (1819-1885) m. Mary A. Holder (1819-1905), probably the daughter of Daniel and Nancy Holder.
Sarah Ray Faircloth (1820-1911) m. Henry Augustus Holder (1816-1894)
Thomas Anderson Faircloth (1822-1922) m. Louisa Charlotte Rothhaas (1825-1869)
James Hendrix Faircloth (1824-?)
Elizabeth Malinda Faircloth (1826-1844)
Nancy Dinah Faircloth (1828-?)
Mary A. (Polly) Faircloth (1829-?)
Inda Matilda Faircloth (1831-1881)
William Bailey Faircloth (1833-1848)
Charity Woodruff Faircloth (1835-?)
Moses Van Buren Faircloth (1838-1885) m. Catherine E. Grant

Third Generation

Children of Abraham Jackson Faircloth and Mary A. Holder
William H. Faircloth (ca. 1844-aft. 1850) maybe died 1864 in Civil War service
Sarah A.E. Faircloth (1847-1898) m. Winston Massencup (1853-1950)
Louisa C. Faircloth (1848-1916) m. George Francis Massencup (1848-1922)
Cornelia A. Faircloth (1853-1926) m. Lewis Gaston Long (1853-1937)
John Augustus Faircloth (1855-1862)
Edwin V. Faircloth (1856-1938) m. Mary M. Holder (1857-1929)


Children of Thomas A. Faircloth and Louisa Charlotte Rothhaas
Jacob D. Faircloth (1841-1897) m. Mary (abt. 1842-aft.1880)
Henry Augustus Faircloth (ca. 1845-?) m. Sarah E. Cook
John A. Faircloth (1847-1919) m. Harriet R. Leinbach (abt. 1845-aft. 1900)
Edward James Faircloth (ca. 1849-aft. 1880) m. Cora D. McCorkle (abt. 1860-aft. 1880)
Julia A. Faircloth (ca. 1851-?)
Thomas Ervin Faircloth (1853-1938) m. Louisa F. McBride (1858-aft. 1925)
Mary Lenora Faircloth (1856-1862), died in Davie Co. NC
Francis M. (Frank) Faircloth (1858-1931) m. Alice O. (1851-aft. 1930)
Emma Caroline Faircloth (1859-1860)
Sarah Elizabeth Faircloth (1861-1864)

Fourth Generation

Children of Edwin V. Faircloth and Mary M. Holder
Rufus A. Faircloth (1886-1890)
Effie M. Faircloth (1890-1969)


Children of Jacob D. Faircloth and Mary
Eugene Faircloth (1865-1917) m. Mary Emmeline (Mollie) Sheek (1870-1938)


Children of John A. Faircloth and Harriet R. Leinbach
Nancy Faircloth (abt. 1868-?)
James Faircloth (abt. 1870-?)


Children of Francis M. (Frank) Faircloth and Alice O.
William Faircloth (1882-aft. 1900)
Maude Faircloth (1887-aft. 1900)
Jessie B. Faircloth (1893-aft. 1930) m. John Kahley (abt. 1889-aft. 1930)
Thomas B. Faircloth (1896-aft. 1900) m. Julia
Dewey F. Faircloth (1899-aft. 1900)
Robert Faircloth (abt. 1901-?)


Children of Thomas Ervin Faircloth and Louisa F. McBride
Margaret Louise Faircloth (1877-1962) m. 1) Joel Reid Hauser (1850-1926); 2) ? Richardson
Bessie L. Faircloth (abt. 1886-aft. 1900)
Pearl Woolsey Faircloth (1890-aft. 1900) m. Loyd W. Beauchamp
Fred E. Faircloth (abt. 1897-1938)


Many thanks to Kristina Turner for information on this family.

Forsyth Co. cemetery records

Stokes and Forsyth Co. census records, wills and marriage bonds

This page was revised slightly on May 2, 2001. Additional revisions were made May 2, 2006.

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