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James Brougham Fairbairn (1831)

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James Brougham Fairbairn
Born in Darlington Mills, District of Newcastlemap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Husband of — married in Peterborough, Ontariomap
Husband of — married (to ) in Bowmanville, Dominion of Canadamap
Descendants descendants
Died [date unknown] [location unknown]
Profile last modified | Created 8 Mar 2018
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James was born about 1832. [1]

James was Postmaster at Bowmanville, Ontario from Feb 1, 1857 - Sept 4, 1906 upon his death. He succeeded his father Robert Fairbairn as Postmaster.

He authored a book about the Darlington & Bowmanville area. Here is the link [1]


  1. Unsourced family tree handed down to Susan Crosfield.
  • 1871 Canadian Census

District 50 West Durham Township of Bowmanville page 34 Line 10

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