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Alison Mary (Fairbairn) Balmain (1884 - 1921)

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Alison Mary Balmain formerly Fairbairn
Born in Toorak, Victoria, Australiamap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married in St. John's Church, Toorak, Victoria, Australiamap
Died in Marylebone, London, Englandmap
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PARENTS. George Fairbairn & Jessie Kate (Prell) Fairbairn

BIRTH. 11 Jan 1884, Valetta, Toorak, Victoria, Australia

BIRTH. VIC BDM Birth Reg: #13359/1884
Family name FAIRBAIRN
Given names Alison Mary
Event Birth
Father's name George
Mother's maiden name Jessie Kate (Prell)
Place of birth TOOR

BIRTH NOTICE. FAIRBAIRN.—On the 11th inst., at Valetta, the wife of George Fairbairn, jun., of a daughter.

(Mar 1906). ENGAGEMENT ANNOUNCEMENT. The engagement is announced of Miss Alison Fairbairn, only daughter of Mr. and Mrs. George Fairbairn, "Dunraven," Toorak, and Lara., Western District, of Victoria, to Captain J. A. Stewart Balmain, 15th Hussars (the King's) of Dalvreck, Crieff, Perthshire, A.D.C. to the Governor General of the Commonwealth.

MARRIAGE. 15 May 1906, St. John's Church, Toorak, Victoria, Australia

MARRIAGE. 15 May 1906, James Alexander Stewart Balmain, son of James Forrest Balmain & Henrietta (Hunter) Balmain

MARRIAGE. VIC BDM Marriage Reg: #2260/1906
Family name FAIRBAIRN
Given names Alison Mary
Event Marriage
Spouse's given name Jas Alex Stewart

MARRIAGE NOTICE. BALMAIN—FAIRBAIRN.—On the 15th May, at St. John's Church, Toorak, by the Lord Archbishop of Melbourne, assisted by the Rev. A. Wheeler and the Rev. G. Macdonnell, Captain J. A. Stewart Balmain, XV. ("The King's") Hussars, to Alison Mary, only daughter of George Fairbairn, Dunraven, Toorak.


(1) George Harcourt Stewart Balmain, b. 7 Oct 1907, d. 1963, m. 1939, Phillipa Broderick Bethell, daughter of Hugh Wood Bethell & Katherine Wyndham (Richards) Bethell
(2) Ian Stewart Balmain, b. 10 Apr 1911, d. 9 May 1990, m. 1937, Blanche Diedre Holford, daughter of ??
(3) Malcolm Stewart Balmain, b. 18 Aug 1913, d. abt. 1999

DEATH. 14 Oct 1921, Marylebone, London, England

DEATH. 1921
Name Alison M Balmain
Event Type Death
Registration Quarter Oct-Nov-Dec
Registration Year 1921
Registration District Marylebone
County London
Event Place Marylebone, London, England
Age (available after 1866) 37
Birth Year (Estimated) 1884
Volume 1A, Page 703, Line Number 94

DEATH NOTICE. BALMAIN.—On the 14th October, at London, Alison, dearly beloved wife of Major J. A. Stewart Balmain, and only daughter of Senator George Fairbairn.

Death of Spouse: 19 Nov 1931, Alford House, Somerset, England


  • Birth: VIC BDM Birth Reg: #13359/1884
  • Marriage: VIC BDM Marriage Reg: #2260/1906

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