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Robert Fairbairn (1826 - 1887)

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Robert Fairbairn
Born in Scotlandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married in Richmond, Lennox & Addington Co, Ontario, Canadamap
Died in Mara, Ontario, Canadamap
Fairbairn-205 created
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Biography

This biography was auto-generated by a GEDCOM import. It's a rough draft and needs to be edited.

Name

Robert /Fairbairn/ [1][2]

Birth

26 MAR 1826
Scotland[3]
ABT 1828
Scotland[4][5]

Found multiple copies of BIRT DATE. Using 26 MAR 1826

Death

18 AUG 1887
Mara, Ontario, Canada
obit in The Canadian Post, Lindsay, reads: Sad & Fatal Accident- On Thursday afternoon, August 18th Mr Robert Fairbairn received a blow on the breast and abdomen from a sucking coat [sic] [colt?] in the barn ... He lingered in great pain till Friday noon when he died. Deceased leaves four orphans, three girls grown up and a little boy about eleven years old. The wife and mother died about four years ago. Rev R Mallet BA spoke feelingly of the deceased's patience and his many and long afflictions. (not obvious in dth index)[6][7]

Reference

55646

Data Changed

Changed:
23 AUG 2009

Prior to import, this record was last changed 23 AUG 2009 .

Marriage

FAM
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28 JUN 1864
Richmond, Lennox & Addington Co, Ontario, Canada
index shows Robert as 35 b CAN, s/o J & M FAIRBAIRN and Clarinda as 30 d/o Thomas & Jane HAM, both b CAN and resid. Richmond[8]
1871
Mara, Ontario Nth, Ontario, Canada
FAIRBURN: Robert 45 farmer R Presb b Scotland Scotch; Clarenda 37 b ONT W Meth, German; (both marr); Assumed children: Sarah 6, Minta 4, Margaret 1 (b Feb crossed out) all b ONT W Meth German[9]
1881
Mara, Ontario Nth, Ontario, Canada
FAIRBURN: Robert 55 b Scotland farmer Presby; Clarinda 48 German b ONT, Methodist; assumed children: Sarah E 16, Clarinda M 14, Margaret A 10, Robert S 5 all b ONT, Methodist[10]
FAM
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EST 1815
Scotland
date assumes marries shortly before "oldest child" Elizabeth[11][12]

Sources

  • Source: S1596 Title: IGI: Online searches, Subject: Online search: assorted surnames Abbreviation: IGI: Online searches Note: citations without an "extracted MMM YYYY" are generally pre 1999 Repository: #R149
  • Repository: R149 Name: Family Search (LDS) Address: State: UT Country: USA Note: http://familysearch.org
  • Source: S2285 Title: GenForum, Url: http://www.genforum.genealogy.com/my/ Abbreviation: GenForum
  • Source: S2337 Title: EM FAIRBAIRN/SINTON Yetholm ex Scott F, Recipient: L Henderson (1), Address: Ontario, Canada, Author E-mail: Abbreviation: EM FAIRBAIRN/SINTON Yetholm ex Scott F Author: Scott FAIRBAIRN Note: found via BEW Rootsweb list and GenForum FAIRBAIRN list, Aug 2005
  • Source: S2751 Title: EM FAIRBAIRN/Sth AfricaELY ex Betsy S, Recipient: Lorna Henderson, Address: ?WI, USA, Author E-mail: Abbreviation: EM FAIRBAIRN/Sth AfricaELY ex Betsy S Author: Betsy SCHMITT Note: initially via Sanna, May 2008
  • Source: S5 Title: Ancestry.com, Url: http://search.ancestry.com Abbreviation: Ancestry.com
  • Source: S809 Title: CENSUS: CAN, Record Type: Census image, Location: Canada, Record Info: via Ancestry.com Abbreviation: CAN: Census via Ancestry Repository: #R121
  • Repository: R121 Name: Ancestry.com Address: Country: USA
  1. Source: #S809 Page: 1851 Richmond, Lennox Co, ONT, hsehold of Robt FAIRBAIRN, extracted Jun 2008
  2. Source: #S5 Page: Marr. 28 Jun 1864 Robert FAIRBAIRN & Clarinda HAM, FHL Film 1030060 Lennox & Addington Co, ONT, extracted Jul 2008
  3. Source: #S5 Page: Birth 26 Mar 1826 Robert FAIRBURN, Scotland, from HAINES family tree of "ptnj21005, Central Sq, NY, extracted Aug 2009
  4. Source: #S809 Page: 1851 Richmond, Lennox Co, ONT, hsehold of Robt FAIRBAIRN, extracted Jun 2008
  5. Source: #S5 Page: Marr. 28 Jun 1864 Robert FAIRBAIRN & Clarinda HAM, FHL Film 1030060 Lennox & Addington Co, ONT, extracted Jul 2008
  6. Source: #S5 Page: Marr. 28 Jun 1864 Robert FAIRBAIRN & Clarinda HAM, FHL Film 1030060 Lennox & Addington Co, ONT, extracted Jul 2008
  7. Source: #S2751 Page: Dth 18 Aug 1887 Robert FAIRBAIRN, Fair Valley, Mara, from obit 26 Aug 1887 in The Canadian Post, Lindsay, extract in "They Came to Mara" p289, rcvd Jul 2008
  8. Source: #S5 Page: Marr. 28 Jun 1864 Robert FAIRBAIRN & Clarinda HAM, FHL Film 1030060 Lennox & Addington Co, ONT, extracted Jul 2008 Note: (marr. index transcript shows Robert as son of J & M FAIRBAIRN, I've not seen the original, but am beginning to doubt it)
  9. Source: #S809 Page: 1871 Mara, Ontario North, Ontario; Roll: C-9977; Family No: 82, hsehold of Robert & Clarenda (sic) FAIRBURN (sic), extracted Aug 2009
  10. Source: #S1596 Page: 1881 Census Mara, Ontario Nth, ONT FHL Film 1375881 NA Film C-13245 Dist 133 Sub Dist G Div 2 Pg 28 Hsehold 116, hsehold of Robert & Clarinda FAIRBURN, extracted Jul 2008
  11. Source: #S2337 Page: Robert FAIRBAIRN, 1828, Scottish Emigration to Canada pre-Confederation, rcvd Jul 2008
  12. Source: #S2285 Page: Family of William GRIEVE and Elizabeth (Bessie) FAIRBAIRN, Richmond, ONT, posted Aug 2000 by Bonnie HURSH (email no longer current), extracted Jul 2008

Acknowledgments

Thank you to L Henderson for creating WikiTree profile Fairbairn-205 through the import of FAIRBAIRNRobertSCOTTKate4WikiTreePlaceUpdated.ged on Mar 25, 2013.

Click to the Changes page for the details of edits by L and others.




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