Place: Houndshall, Par. of Bowden, Roxburghshire, Scotland
Note: cert. shows Helen as 47 housekeeper, spinster, resid. Houndshall, Bowden, d/o Walter FAIRBAIRN & Agnes m.s. HENDERSON; Andrew Dalgliesh as 46 farmer, widower, 46 resid. Houndshall, Bowden s/o James BOWDEN blacksmtih, and Mary m.s. DALGLIESH both dec'd; Marr. after banns Congregational Ch; Wit: Walter INGLIS and Margaret FAIRBAIRN; Reg. Bowden 21st Feb
Place: Selkirk, , Selkirkshire, Scotland
Note: FAIRBAIRN: Walter 39 b Melrose, ROX; farm steward of 187 ac; wife Agnes 38 b Melrose, ROX; Children: Betsy 6 scholar, Archibald 4, Agnes 2, Helen 9mths all b Selkirk; Also mother-in-law Betsy HENDERSON, 73 b Melrose, ROX; Boarder: John SCOTT 48 gardner b Perth; Servant Janet WINTRUP 20 dairymaid b Bowden, ROX
Note: Walter farm steward, 59 b Bowden, wife Agnes 58 b Melrose. Children (all b Selkirk and unm): Archibald, 24 shepherd, Helen, 20, James 18.
Place: Mertoun, , Berwickshire, Scotland
Note: FAIRBAIRN: Walter 67 farmer b St Boswells, ROX; wife Agnes 63 b Galashiels, ROX; Children: Archibald 29, Helen 25, James 23 all b Selkirk; Servant: Robert PORDEN (as transcr) 20 b England
Source: S210 Title: 1881 Census for UK, Record Type: Census transcripts, Location: UK, Record Info: via Family Search/LDS CDs Abbreviation: Census: 1881 UK via FamilySearch/LDS Publication: 1881 Repository: #R21
Repository: R21 Name: LDS library Address: State: Utah Country: USA Note: films and cd roms
Source: S56 Title: Scottish Birth, Marriage, Death entries (from 1855), Record Type: Scottish BMDB entries (from 1855), File Number: http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/index.php Abbreviation: BDM: Scotlands People certs from 1855
Source: S802 Title: Census: 1861 Ancestry, Record Type: Census (images for England, transcriptions for Scotland), Location: UK, Record Info: via Ancestry.com Abbreviation: Census: 1861 Ancestry Publication: 1861 Repository: #R121
Repository: R121 Name: Ancestry.com Address: Country: USA
↑ Source: #S805 Page: Mertoun, BEW Reg 751 ED 1 Pg 10 Sched 44, hsehold of Walter & Agnes FAIRBAIRN, extracted Mar 2008
Date: 11 OCT 2008
Prior to import, this record was last changed 11 OCT 2008
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It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Helen by comparing test results with other carriers of her ancestors' mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known mtDNA test-takers in her direct maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Helen: