John Fairfax, 11th Lord Fairfax of Cameron
|The Lord Fairfax of Cameron|
|Born||September 18, 1830
|Died||September 25, 1900 (aged 70)
Prince George's County, Maryland
|Title||11th Lord Fairfax of Cameron|
Caroline Eliza Snowden
John Contee Fairfax, 11th Lord Fairfax, (September 18, 1830 – September 25, 1900) was an American born Peer of Scotland.
John Contee Fairfax was born at Vaucluse, Virginia, the second son of Albert Fairfax (April 15, 1802 – May 9, 1835) and Caroline Eliza Snowden (April 21, 1812 – December 28, 1899), who were married on April 7, 1828. His elder brother was Charles S. Fairfax, 10th Lord Fairfax of Cameron.
He married Mary Kirby, daughter of Col. Edward Kirby, in 1857. They had the following children:
- Caroline Snowden Fairfax
- Josephine Fairfax, who married Tunstall Smith
- Albert Fairfax, 12th Lord Fairfax of Cameron (1870-1939), who married Maude Wishart.
- du Bellet, Louise Pecquet (1907). Some Prominent Virginian Families. Bell Company.
- "Titled American Dead; Lord Fairfax and Baron Cameron Passes Away in Maryland. Descendant of Great Scottish Family That Figures in English History -- New Peer Lived in This City.". The New York Times. The New York Times Company. September 30, 1900.
|Peerage of Scotland|
Charles S. Fairfax
|Lord Fairfax of Cameron
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