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Minor Fairfax Heiskell Gouverneur
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Birth: Dec. 15, 1869
Baltimore
Baltimore City
Maryland, USA
Death: Jun. 8, 1933
Baltimore
Baltimore City
Maryland, USA

Minor was born Monroe Fairfax Heiskell, to James Monroe and Mary Heiskell. James Monroe was the son of Elizabeth K. Gouverneur and Dr. Henry L. Heiskell. Elizabeth was the daughter of Samuel Lawrence Gouverneur and Maria Hester Monroe. Maria was the daughter of President James Monroe.

At some point, Monroe Fairfax took his grandmother's maiden name, "Gouverneur". According to the comments in several books, he was the last male in the Gouverneur line, "the only man of the name now living" per Historic Homes and Institutions and Genealogical and Family History of New York, Vol. 1 (p. 163)

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 Parents:
  James Monroe Heiskell (1844 - 1899)
  Mary Deringer Ireland (1858 - 1941)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Fairfax Davis Gouverneur (1874 - 1956)
 
 Children:
  Fairfax Heiskell Gouverneur (1897 - 1967)*
  George Davis Gouverneur (1902 - 1903)*
  Minor Fairfax Heiskell Gouverneur (1902 - 1906)*
  Esther Fairfax Gouverneur Kirk (1905 - 1991)*
 
 Sibling:
  Minor Fairfax Heiskell Gouverneur (1869 - 1933)
  Marian Gouverneur Heiskell Thelin (1886 - 1931)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakdale Cemetery
Wilmington
New Hanover County
North Carolina, USA
Plot: Sec F Lot 9
 
Created by: John Evans
Record added: Jul 07, 2010
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Minor Fairfax Heiskell Gouverneur
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