Name: William Fairfax
Death: 31 OCT 1558
Burial: Bolton Percy church, Yorkshire
Residence: Steeton, Yorkshire
Occupation: High Sheriff of Yorks
Change Date: 24 NOV 2008
He joined the Pilgrimage of Grace, 1536, but appears to have been pardoned for his share in that outbreak. He aquired the Manors of Bolton Percy and Nun Appleton in 1542, and Bilbrough in 1546.
i Guy Fairfax b. 1519.
ii Sir Thomas Fairfax b. 1521.
iii Francis Fairfax.
iv Edward Fairfax.
v Gabriel Fairfax.
vi Henry Fairfax m. Dorothy, daughter of Robert Aske.
vii John Fairfax.
viii Anne Fairfax m. Sir Henry Everingham of Saxton.
ix Mary Fairfax m. Robert Rockley of Rockley.
x Bridget Fairfax m. Sir Cotton Gargrave of Nostell.
xi Ursula Fairfax m. Ralph Vavasor of Hazelwood.
xii Agnes Fairfax m. Edward Eltoft of Farnall and Knottingley.
Father: William Fairfax
Mother: Elizabeth Manners
Isabel Thwaites b: 1497
in Bolton Percy Church, Yorkshire
- Thomas Fairfax
- Agnes Fairfax