Elizabeth (—?—) (Fairfield-Palfrey)1

d. before December 1649

7th great-grandmother of Ruth Minerva Fairfield.
9th great-grandmother of Laura Jane Munson.
Family Background:
Fairfield and Allied Families
Appears on charts:
Pedigree for Ruth Minerva Fairfield
     Elizabeth married first John Fairfield. She married second Peter Palfrey of Cape Ann and Reading after 1646.2 She died before December 1649 when Matthew Edwards testified that "his master and dame to whom he was first bound" were dead.2
Additional Data
Elizabeth was mentioned in her husband John Fairfield's will dated 10 December 1646 in Wenham.3 Click to view image

Children of Elizabeth (—?—) (Fairfield-Palfrey) and John Fairfield


  1. [S862] Essex Institute, The Probate Records of Essex County Massachusetts (Salem: Newcomb & Gauss, Printers, 1916-1917), 2 vols., 1: 73, 74.
  2. [S867] Wynn Cowan Fairfield, Descendants of John Fairfield of Wenham (New York: n.pub., 1953), 1.
  3. [S862] Essex Probate (published), 1: 73-76.
  4. [S867] Wynn Cowan Fairfield, Descendants of Fairfield, 8.
  5. [S867] Wynn Cowan Fairfield, Descendants of Fairfield, 2.