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Martha Fairfax, ca 1820-??

Nationality: American
Date of Birth: 1820 ca
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Identity:

She was the daughter of George W. Fairfax and Isabella McNeill (AMW's sister). She married Isaiah Davenport and had four children: Potter; Ellen; Joseph; Isabella.

Life:

She appears to have been a neurotic individual who married an untrustworthy man.