Catherine Fairfax

Female, #38709, (before 2 Jul 1695 - before 7 Aug 1716)
Father*Thomas Fairfax Fifth Lord Fairfax of Cameron (1657 - 6 Jan 1710)
Mother*Catherine Culpeper (1670 - May 1719)
Baptism2 Jul 1695 She was baptized at Broomfield, co. Kent, England, on 2 Jul 1695.  
Birth*before 2 Jul 1695 Catherine was born at Leeds Castle, Leeds, co. Kent, England, before 2 Jul 1695. 
Will8 May 1710 She is mentioned in the will of Margaretta van Hesse on 8 May 1710.1 
Death*before 7 Aug 1716 She died before 7 Aug 1716. 
Burial*7 Aug 1716 Her body was interred on 7 Aug 1716 at Broomfield, co. Kent, England
Biography* Unmarried. She was baptised in Bromfield, July2, 1695, as 'Catherine, the daughter of Thomas Lord Fairfax and the Lady Catherine his wife,' and by a like description was there also buried, August 7, 1716. Named in her grandmother's will (1710) for a legacy, her mother administered upon her estate (P. C. C. Admon Act Book, 1716), as explained in her own will. (Source: Fairfax Harrison, "The Proprietors of the Northern Neck").

ChartsThe Culpepers of Hollingbourne, co. Kent, England (Possibly extinct): Descendant Chart
Last Edited1 Apr 2000


  1. Fairfax Harrison, The Proprietors of the Northern Neck - Chapters of Culpepper Genealogy, Richmond, VA: The Old Dominion Press (Privately printed), 1926, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. US/CAN Film #929429. Transcription available online at:
    Will of Margaret Lady Culpeper, widow, Baroness Dowager of Thoresway, P.C.C. Smith, 145, Will dated May 8, 1710, Proved June 19, 1710.