biography from Portrait & Biographical Album of Mahaska Co., Iowa, 1887
H. C. FAUQUIER, the possessor of a quarter-section of fine land in Adams Township, is the son of Thomas and Phebe (Hathaway) Fauquier, and was born in Miami County, Ohio, July 20, 1827. He resided in that State until 1848, when he went to Indiana, remaining there until 1851, and then came to Iowa, with his family, located in Mahaska County, and purchased 320 acres of school land. He was married, Oct. 20, 1849, to Miss Hattie Woods, a native of Indiana, born Aug. 24, 1882. To them seven children have been born, as follows: Ephraim lives in Union Township; Emma C. is the wife of Luther Goddard, of Adams Township; Della B. married James Stafford of Spring Creek Township; Lida A. is at home; William and Eddie are deceased; Almeda became the wife of James Fisher and is now deceased. The farm of our subject embraces a choice tract of land in an excellent state of cultivation and well improved. He has been fairly successful in his business, and has shown most excellent judgment and the best of management in his agricultural and business affairs. Mr. Fauquier is a Republican in his political affiliations. In the various relations of life, as husband, father, citizen, neighbor and friend, he maintains a good report and is highly esteemed by all who have the pleasure of his acquaintance.
Portrait & Biographical Album of Mahaska Co., Iowa, 1887
Mahaska County, Iowa Genealogy