Found multiple copies of BIRT DATE. Using 29 MAY 1796
24 JUN 1869
Greenock, Dist of Greenock West, Renfrew, Scotland
cert. shows James as 72, Land Steward, widower of Isobella YOUNG, d. 2:45pm of natural decay, s/o __ Fairbairn, schoolmaster and mother m.s. unknown, inf. son-in-law David MATHIESON, present, reg. Jun 25th
31 OCT 2010
Prior to import, this record was last changed 31 OCT 2010 .
Greenock West, , Renfrew, Scotland
FAIRBAIRN: James 63 reading roomkeeper b England; Dtr Elizabeth 30 white? seamstress b Smailholm, ROX; Grdson James CAMPBELL 14 grocer's assistant b Ireland;
28 JAN 1823
Yetholm, , Roxburghshire, Scotland
IGI: 28 Jan Yetholm, 30 Jan Stitchel
Yetholm entry for Jany 12th reads: Jas Fairbairn in the Parish of Stitchel & Isabella Young in this Parish gave in their names for Proclamation. were married Jany 28th 1823
Greenock West, , Renfrew, Scotland
FAIRBAIRN: James 52 doorkeeper at railway b "retro" (?Jedburgh), ROX; wife Isabella 50 b Yetholm, ROX; Children: Mary 23 b Wittons Hill, Roxburghshire, Eliza 20 b Smailholm, ROX; Grdson James CAMPBELL 4 b IRL
12 NOV 1795
Eccles, , Berwickshire, Scotland
"compeared in order to marriage Charles Fairbairn & Agnes Mark both of this parish"
Source: S1102 Title: DC Roxburghshire, Scotland: 1855 Film #103533, Record Type: Death certs, Number: Film #103533 Abbreviation: DC Roxburghshire, Scotland: 1855 Film #103533 Publication: 1855 Note: ex LDS 5/97. Repository: #R21
Repository: R21 Name: LDS library Address: State: Utah Country: USA Note: films and cd roms
Source: S1308 Title: EM FAIRBAIRN: Stitchel, Roxburghshire, Scotland, Recipient: L McIntosh (1:1), Address: Winthrop, Perth, Western Australia, Australia, Author E-mail: Abbreviation: EM FAIRBAIRN ex Stitchel Author: Liz ROWE Note: Ped. source #1308 Repository: #R29 Call Number: ROWE, Liz
Repository: R29 Name: Filed under Borders Correspondence Address: City: Waikanae State: WTN Postal Code: 5036 Country: NZ
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: S801 Title: Census: 1851 Ancestry, Record Type: Census (images for England, transcriptions for Scotland), Location: UK, Record Info: via Ancestry.com Abbreviation: Census: 1851 Ancestry Publication: 1851 Repository: #R121
Repository: R121 Name: Ancestry.com Address: Country: USA
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
↑ Source: #S56 Page: Marr. 28 Jan 1823 James FAIRBAIRN (Stitchel) & Isabella YOUNG (Yetholm), Yetholm, ROX Dist 811/0030 0080, copy (with Robert F/Agnes BLACK) d/loaded Feb 2009
↑ Source: #S801 Page: Greenock West, RFW Par. 564 ED 117 Pg 18 Sched 53, hsehold of James & Isabella FAIRBAIRN, extracted Oct 2010
↑ Source: #S888 Page: Marr. 12 Nov 1795 Charles FAIRBAIRN & Agnes MARK, extracted Oct 2000
↑ Source: #S56 Page: Marr. 12 Nov 1795 Charles FAIRBAIRN & Agnes MARK, "both of this parish", Eccles, BEW 737/0020 0188, copy d/loaded Jun 2009
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