____ - ABT 1610
: Margaret BLACKBURN
- DEATH: ABT 1610, Erringden, Yorkshire, England
- +Mary FARRER
- John FARRER
- Susan FARRER
- Sarah FARRER
- Henry FARRER
- Grace FARRER
- Joyce FARRER
- William FARRER
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"English Ancestry of Jonathan Fairbanks of Dedham, MA"
Clarence Almon Torrey
TAG 37: 65-72 (Apr 1961)
"Mary Farrer, the wife of George Fairbank, was a daughter of Richard and Margaret
(Blackburn) Farrer of Erringden. She was mentioned in her father's will, April 7, 1610."
"Notes on Families of the Parish of Halifax, Yorksire"
Hunt, John G.
TAG 40:22-29 (Jan 1964)
"Richard Farrer, named in the will of his brother Henry in 1565, and in that of his sister
Agnes in 1581 [all these Farrer wills are quoted in extenso in Farrer Wills and
Administrations, 1936], married in 1570 Margaret Blackburn. Richard Ferrer of Erringden,
clothier, in his will dated 7 Apr, 1610, provided for his burial in the church of
Heptonstall, left a legacy to (his daughter) "Marie, wife of George Fairbanke," and named
also children John, William, Sara, Henry, Grace, and Joice, as well as a son-in-law,
Alexander Bradshaw - who had married the testator's daughter Susan at Halifax in 1603.
Four of these daughters of Richard were named after his sisters."