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Harry Talbot FairheadAge: 84 years19021986

Name
Harry Talbot Fairhead
Given names
Harry Talbot
Surname
Fairhead
Birth September 10, 1902 27 20

Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Baptism of Harry Talbot FAIRHEAD (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1951-23578-63889-92?cc=1468076 : accessed 8 May 2016), South Africa > Orange Free State > Bloemfontein, Bloemfontein Cathedral, St Andrew and St Michael > Baptisms 1898-1909 > image 101 of 259; William Cullen Library, Wits University, Johannesburg.
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Baptism December 26, 1902 (Age 3 months)
Address: St Andrew and St Michael, Bloemfontein Cathedral, Bloemfontein, Orange Free State
Publication: database with images, FamilySearch
Citation details: Baptism of Harry Talbot FAIRHEAD (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1951-23578-63889-92?cc=1468076 : accessed 8 May 2016), South Africa > Orange Free State > Bloemfontein, Bloemfontein Cathedral, St Andrew and St Michael > Baptisms 1898-1909 > image 101 of 259; William Cullen Library, Wits University, Johannesburg.
Quality of data: primary evidence
Historical Event from 1852 to 1902

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Note: The South African Republic (Dutch: Zuid-Afrikaansche Republiek, ZAR), often referred to as the Transvaal and sometimes as the Republic of Transvaal, was an independent and internationally recognised country in Southern Africa from 1852 to 1902.
Historical Event from 1854 to 1902

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Note: The Orange Free State (Dutch: Oranje-Vrijstaat, Afrikaans: Oranje-Vrystaat) was an independent Boer sovereign republic in southern Africa during the second half of the 19th century, and later a British colony and a province of the Union of South Africa. It is the historical precursor to the present-day Free State province
Epidemic February 1904 (Age 16 months)

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Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg
Epidemic 1906 (Age 3 years)

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Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa
Historical Event May 31, 1910 (Age 7 years)

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Note: Union of South Africa established
Epidemic 1912 (Age 9 years)

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Note: Smallpox outbreaks: The outbreak of smallpox is reported in the Malay Location, Johannesburg and cases of smallpox are discovered in Durban
War from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (Age 11 years)

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Note: World War I
Epidemic 1918 (Age 15 years)

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Note: Spanish flu: An estimated 500,000 people die from the Spanish flu epidemic in South Africa, the fifth hardest hit country in the world
Death of a maternal grandmotherMary Talbot
January 23, 1928 (Age 25 years) Age: 80 years 2 months
Address: 10 Kennett Street, Kensigton
Publication: Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1984-1993
Citation details: Death notice: Mary TALBOT (1928), VAB MHG #20324/1928, https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-89L4-4FV8?i=1039&cat=195564 : accessed 25 Dec 2018
Economic Event October 1929 (Age 27 years)

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Citation details: http://goo.gl/MgHbRM
Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century
Birth of a son
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Robin Talbot Fairhead
April 19, 1939 (Age 36 years)
Citation details: The Daily Representative 21 April 1939 transcribed http://www.eggsa.org/newspapers/index.php/daily-representative/278-the-daily-representative-1939-2-april-june : accessed 9 July 2016
Text:

Friday, April 21, 1939

Birth FAIRHEAD.- To Mr. And Mrs. FAIRHEAD (nee Joan TOWNSEND), on April 19th, a son.

War from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (Age 36 years)

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Note: World War II
Historical Event February 14, 1961 (Age 58 years)
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Note: Decimalisation of currency replaces the South African pound with the South African rand
Historical Event May 31, 1961 (Age 58 years)

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Note: South Africa becomes a republic
Death of a fatherHarry Fairhead
September 20, 1964 (Age 62 years) Age: 89 years 1 month
Citation details: Death notice: Harry FAIRHEAD (1964), (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-267-12875-39793-20?cc=1407787 : accessed 8 May 2016), 1964 > 1495 > image 2 of 35; Master of the Free State High Court, Bloemfontein
Date of entry in original source: September 21, 1964
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a wifeJoan Townsend
October 9, 1972 (Age 70 years)

Death December 23, 1986 (Age 84 years)

  1. Generation 1
    1. Harry Talbot Fairhead, son of Harry Fairhead and Sarah Frances Jennie Cox, was born on September 10, 1902 and died on December 23, 1986 at the age of 84. He married Joan Townsend, daughter of William Dodds Townsend and Flora Campbell Dewar.

      Children of Harry Talbot Fairhead and Joan Townsend:

      1. Robin Talbot Fairhead (19391994)
      2. Private
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  3. Generation 3back to top
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