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Nicholas Fain (1730 - 1789)

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Pvt Nicholas Fain
Born in Ulster, Irelandmap
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married in Chester, Pennsylvania, USAmap
Died in Knob Creek, Sevier, Tennessee, USAmap
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Categories: American Revolution Veterans.


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DAR Record

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Service: NORTH CAROLINA
Birth: 1730, IRELAND
Death: POST 9-12-1789 WASHINGTON CO NORTH CAROLINA
Service Source: NC REV ARMY ACCTS, VOL # 1, P 62, FOLIO 4, ROLL #S.115.57.1
Service Description: 1) PAID FOR SERVICES RENDERED

Biography

Nicholas was born in Ireland abt. 1730. His ancestors had fled persecution in France in the late 1600s. Nicholas married Elizabeth Taylor about 1752. They emigrated to Pennsylvania and settled in Chester County where their children were born. They had seven sons and one daughter.
  1. Samuel Fain
  2. John Fain
  3. David Fain
  4. William Fain
  5. Thomas Fain
  6. Ebenezer Fain
  7. Reuben Fain
  8. Elizabeth Fain [1]

Land

  1. Jan 30, 1774, Washington Co Virginia 130 acres on Wolfe Creek, south fork of the Holston River
  2. Oct 23, 1782, Washington Co, North Carolina (Pre-state TN), North Carolina Land Grant#87, 400 Acres on a branch of the Little Limestone
  3. Oct 24, 1782, Washington Co, North Carolina (Pre-state TN), North Carolina Land Grant#104, 200 Acres on a branch of the Little Limestone next to #87. Adjacent to:Jacob Wamick, Abendnego Inman. 50 Shillings per 100 acres.[2]

Name

Name: Pvt Nicholas /Fain/[3][4][5][6][7][8][9]

Birth

Birth:
Date: 1730
Place: Ulster, Ireland[10][11][12][13][14][15]

Death

Death:
Date: 12 SEP 1789
Place: Knob Creek, Sevier, Tennessee, USA[16][17][18][19]

Residence

Residence:
Place: USA[20]
Residence:
Place: USA[21]
Residence:
Place: USA[22]
Residence:
Place: USA[23]
Residence:
Place: USA[24]
Residence:
Place: USA[25]
Residence:
Place: USA[26]

Sources

  1. Fain of Tennessee: Descendants of Nicholas Fain, By Bradford, Augusta, Chattanooga, Tenn.: Lookout Pub. Co., 1930, page 7. Paid Ancestry.com Link.
  2. Washington County Tennessee Deeds, 1775-1800, By Loraine Rae, Southern Historical Press, Inc, 2001, page 30. Owned by Kari Lemons http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/f/l/e/Lora-Fleming/PDFGENE4.pdf
  3. Source: #S62 Data: Text: Birth date: CONT Birth place: Ireland CONT Residence date: CONT Residence place: United States
  4. Source: #S62 Data: Text: Residence date: CONT Residence place: United States
  5. Source: #S62 Data: Text: Birth date: 1730 CONT Birth place: CONT Death date: 1786 CONT Death place: CONT Residence date: CONT Residence place: United States
  6. Source: #S62 Data: Text: Birth date: 1730 CONT Birth place: Ireland CONT Death date: 1785 CONT Death place: Tennessee CONT Residence date: CONT Residence place: United States
  7. Source: #S62 Data: Text: Birth date: 1730 CONT Birth place: CONT Death date: 1785 CONT Death place: CONT Residence date: CONT Residence place: United States
  8. Source: #S62 Data: Text: Birth date: 1734 CONT Birth place: Ireland CONT Death date: 1785 CONT Death place: Washington, Tennessee CONT Residence date: CONT Residence place: United States
  9. Source: #S58 Data: Text: Birth date: 1720 CONT Birth place: Ire, Pennsylvania, Tennessee
  10. Source: #S62 Data: Text: Birth date: CONT Birth place: Ireland CONT Residence date: CONT Residence place: United States
  11. Source: #S62 Data: Text: Birth date: 1730 CONT Birth place: CONT Death date: 1786 CONT Death place: CONT Residence date: CONT Residence place: United States
  12. Source: #S62 Data: Text: Birth date: 1730 CONT Birth place: Ireland CONT Death date: 1785 CONT Death place: Tennessee CONT Residence date: CONT Residence place: United States
  13. Source: #S62 Data: Text: Birth date: 1730 CONT Birth place: CONT Death date: 1785 CONT Death place: CONT Residence date: CONT Residence place: United States
  14. Source: #S62 Data: Text: Birth date: 1734 CONT Birth place: Ireland CONT Death date: 1785 CONT Death place: Washington, Tennessee CONT Residence date: CONT Residence place: United States
  15. Source: #S58 Data: Text: Birth date: 1720 CONT Birth place: Ire, Pennsylvania, Tennessee
  16. Source: #S62 Data: Text: Birth date: 1730 CONT Birth place: CONT Death date: 1786 CONT Death place: CONT Residence date: CONT Residence place: United States
  17. Source: #S62 Data: Text: Birth date: 1730 CONT Birth place: Ireland CONT Death date: 1785 CONT Death place: Tennessee CONT Residence date: CONT Residence place: United States
  18. Source: #S62 Data: Text: Birth date: 1730 CONT Birth place: CONT Death date: 1785 CONT Death place: CONT Residence date: CONT Residence place: United States
  19. Source: #S62 Data: Text: Birth date: 1734 CONT Birth place: Ireland CONT Death date: 1785 CONT Death place: Washington, Tennessee CONT Residence date: CONT Residence place: United States
  20. Source: #S62 Data: Text: Residence date: CONT Residence place: United States
  21. Source: #S62 Data: Text: Birth date: 1730 CONT Birth place: CONT Death date: 1786 CONT Death place: CONT Residence date: CONT Residence place: United States
  22. Source: #S62 Data: Text: Birth date: 1734 CONT Birth place: Ireland CONT Death date: 1785 CONT Death place: Washington, Tennessee CONT Residence date: CONT Residence place: United States
  23. Source: #S62 Data: Text: Birth date: 1730 CONT Birth place: CONT Death date: 1785 CONT Death place: CONT Residence date: CONT Residence place: United States
  24. Source: #S62 Data: Text: Residence date: CONT Residence place: United States
  25. Source: #S62 Data: Text: Birth date: CONT Birth place: Ireland CONT Residence date: CONT Residence place: United States
  26. Source: #S62 Data: Text: Birth date: 1730 CONT Birth place: Ireland CONT Death date: 1785 CONT Death place: Tennessee CONT Residence date: CONT Residence place: United States
  • Source: S58 Author: Godfrey Memorial Library, comp. Title: American Genealogical-Biographical Index (AGBI) Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 1999.Original data - Godfrey Memorial Library. American Genealogical-Biographical Index. Middletown, CT, USA: Godfrey Memorial Library.Original data: Godfrey Memorial Library. American Genea; Repository: #R4
  • Repository: R4 Name: iOS Application Address: http://www.iOS Application E-Mail Address: Phone Number:
  • Source: S62 Author: Ancestry.com Title: U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970 Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.Original data - Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970. Louisville, Kentucky: National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution. Microfilm, 508 rolls; Repository: #R4


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On 2 Jul 2016 at 23:18 GMT Patricia Roche wrote:

Fain-129 and Fain-8 appear to represent the same person because: same name, date and family

On 8 Jul 2014 at 13:04 GMT Allan Thomas wrote:



Nicholas is 27 degrees from Kevin Bacon, 25 degrees from AJ Jacobs, 29 degrees from Michael Phelps, 26 degrees from Neil deGrasse Tyson and 23 degrees from Queen Elizabeth II of the Commonwealth Realms on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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