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John Mathias Fair
(1770-1866)
Elizabeth Eva Wolfe
(1776-1871)
Jacob Fair
(1806-1895)
Eliza Liebengood
(1814-1902)

John Porter "Jp" Fair
(1843-1943)

 

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Martha Elvira Montague

John Porter "Jp" Fair

  • Born: 15 Jun 1843, Blairsville, Indiana County, Pennsylvania
  • Marriage: Martha Elvira Montague on 3 Nov 1870 in Stephenson County, Illinois
  • Died: 25 Oct 1943, Mankato, Jewell County Kansas at age 100
  • Buried: Mount Hope Cemetery, Mankato, Jewell County Kansas
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Census, 1860, Illinois, Stephenson County, Erin Township, Freeport Post Office, Image 13 of 22. Age 17 yrs.

Census, 1870, Illinois, Stephenson County, Erin Township, Lena Post Office, Image 1 of 23. Age 26 yrs., Farm Laborer.

Census, 1880, Illinois, Stephenson County, West Point Township, Page 8 of 25. Age 36 yrs., Farmer.

Census, 1885, Iowa State Census Collection, Tama County, Spring Creek Township, Page 36 of 43. Age 42 yrs.

Census, 1895, Kansas State Census Collection, Jewell County, Mankato Township, Page 13 of 60. Age 51 yrs.

Census, 1900, Kansas, Jewell County Center Township, District 47, Page 6 of 31. Age 56 yrs., married 31 yrs., Banker.

Census, 1905, Kansas State Census Collection, Jewell County, Mankato Township, Page 15 of 71. Age 61 yrs.

U.S. Passport Applicatiion, 19 Feb 1906, Mankato, Jewell County, Kansas. Description of Applicant

Age: 43 years.
Stature: 5 feet, 8 3/4 inches
Forehead: Medium High
Eyes: Brown
Nose: Medium Size
Mouth: Medium Size
Chin: No marred features
Hair: Black, tinted with gray
Complexion: Medium dark
Face: Smooth Shaved

Census, 1910, Kansas, Jewell County, Center Township, District 60, Page 3 of 35. Age 66 yrs., married 39 yrs., President National Bank.

Census, 1915, Kansas State Census Collectiion, Jewell County, Center Township, Mankato, Page 61 of 69. Age 71 yrs.

Census, 1920, Kansas, Jewell County, Center Township, Mankato City, District 68, Page 18 of 32. Age 76 yrs., President, Bank.

Census, 1925, Kansas State Census Census Collection, Jewell County, Center Township, Mankato City, Page 46 of 67. Abe 81 yrs., Banker.

General History, 1943, Jewell County, Kansas. John is the great grandson of Johannes Fahr a.k.a. John Fair (memorial number 48787525) of Caernarvon Twp., Berks County, Pennsylvania. JP's father was Jacob Fair, Grandfather was John Mathias Fair. John "JP" Fair is a Civil War Veteran.


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John married Martha Elvira Montague, daughter of Luman Montague and Elvira Ferguson, on 3 Nov 1870 in Stephenson County, Illinois. (Martha Elvira Montague was born in Aug 1848 in Illinois, died in 1927 in Jewell County, Kansas and was buried in Mount Hope Cemetery, Plot: O-232A, Mankato, Jewell County Kansas.)



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