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NY, C B Fay, b. 1843
FAY, C. B. (In bios of Menasha, Winnebago Co, WI). Firm of G. F. BELLOWS & Company; was born in Warren County, New York, 19 October 1843. In 1861 he enlisted at Saratoga, in Company G, 77th New York Volunteer Infantry, as Sergeant; was in command of his company at Antietam, the other officers being all killed. Was discharged in 1863 on account of disability, caused by a wound received in same fight. In 1864 he came to Wisconsin, located in Pensaukee County, and engaged as bookkeeper for the Pensaukee Company. In 1868 he went into the office of HARRISON, LUDINGTON & Company, in Menominee, Michigan, remained about three years, then moved to Kewaukee County, and engaged in business for himself for about nine years, milling and merchandising, then settled in Menasha. He was married in Menasha 23 September 1875, to Miss Ida BATES, of Menasha. They have two children: Bartlett and Allen. Mr. FAY is a member of the A., F. & A. M.
The History of Northern Wisconsin, Vol II. Chicago: Western Historical Pub. Co., 1881, p 1181
Posted 9 Jul 2000