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William Fairbairn (1789 - 1874)

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Sir William Fairbairn
Born in Kelso, Roxburghshire, Scotlandmap
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Son of and [mother unknown]
Husband of — married [location unknown]
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Died in MoorPark, Farnham, Surrey, Englandmap
Profile last modified | Created 7 Dec 2017
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  • Baptized 8 Mar 1789 @ Kelso, Roxburghshire, Scotland
  • Father: Andrew Fairbairn
  • First Baronet of Ardwick,England
  • Given his title by Queen Victoria for his contributions in civil engineering, shipbuilding and railroads


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  • Stephen, Sir Leslie & Sir Sidney Lee, eds. (1921-2) Dictionary of National Biography from the Earliest Times to 1900. Oxford University Press, London, England. Founded by George Smith in 1882. Vol. VI (Drant-Finan), page 987-8

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