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James Fairbairn (1851 - 1885)

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James Fairbairn
Born in Maxton, , Roxburghshire, Scotlandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married in Bowden, , Roxburghshire, Scotlandmap
Died in Melrose, , Roxburghshire, Scotlandmap
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Biography

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

Birth

25 JUL 1851
Maxton, , Roxburghshire, Scotland[1][2]

Death

06 AUG 1885
Melrose, , Roxburghshire, Scotland[3]

Reference

19049
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Data Changed

Changed:
12 OCT 2008

Prior to import, this record was last changed 12 OCT 2008 .

Census

1861
Maxton, , Roxburghshire, Scotland
son[4]
1871
Elswick, Dist of Newcastle Upon Tyne, Northumberland, England
James FAIRBAIRN, unm 20 blacksmtih, b Scotland lodger in hsehold of Margaret ?CanadaT?[5]

Burial

Melrose, , Roxburghshire, Scotland
#A43 ILMO James FAIRBAIRN blacksmith Melrose who died 6 Aug 1885 aged 34 yrs also Charles John Scott only son of above who died at Midlem 1 Aug 1897 aged 21 yrs Maggie Scott FAIRBAIRN only dtr of above and wife of Andrew ORMISTON who died at Howdshall5 Jan 1907 aged 27 yrs and of Janet LAWRIE wife of James FAIRBAIRN who died at Midlem 25 Aug 1908 aged 55 yrs[6]

Marriage

FAM
@I19049@
@I19050@
@I19051@
@I19052@
29 DEC 1874
Bowden, , Roxburghshire, Scotland[7]
1881
Melrose, , Roxburghshire, Scotland
FAIRBAIRN: James, blacksmith 30 b Maxton; wife Janet 28 b Bowden. Children: Charles 4, Maggie 1 both b England[8]
FAM
@I14161@
@I14162@
@I19049@
@I15209@
@I15212@
@I14188@
@I14189@
@I15165@
@I14190@
@I15213@
@I15210@
@I15211@
@I15208@
BET 1849 AND 1851
Agnes, 14 yr old g'dtr with them 1891, and 4 in 1881[9]
1851
Maxton, , Roxburghshire, Scotland
FAIRBAIRN: Charles 33 black smith & farrier emp b Stitchel, ROX; wife Elisabeth 24 b New Castleton, ROX; Children: Charles 7, William 5, both scholars b Kelso; Servant: Andrew Montgomery 20 journeyman blacksmith b Yetholm ROX; Visitor: Margaret TURNBULL 26 b New Castleton[10]
1861
Maxton, , Roxburghshire, Scotland
FAIRBAIRN: Charles 45 blacksmith emp 1 app b Stitchell ROX; wife Elizabeth 32 b Newcastleton ROX; Children: Charles 16 ap blacksmith b Kelso; William 14 scholar b Kelso; Jane W 12, James 9, Robert 7, Isabella 6, scholars, John 2, all b Maxton (three hseholds away INGLIS)[11]
1871
Maxton, , Roxburghshire, Scotland
FAIRBAIRN: Charles 50 blacksmith master 1 ac emp 1 appren b Stitchel, ROX; wife Elizabeth 42 b Castleton, ROX; Children: William 24 engine fitter b Kelso; Robert 17 blacksmith app, Isabella 16 dom serv?, John 12, Thomas 9, George 7, Henry (ancestry has Mary - son) 6 scholars, Alexander 4, David 1, all b Maxton[12]
1881
Maxton, , Roxburghshire, Scotland
Charles, 62, blacksmith emp. 1man 2boys, b Stitchell, Roxburghshire, wife Elizabeth, 53, b Newcastleton, ROX. Children: Robert, 27, Engine Fitter At Work (Unwell), unm; Isabella, 26, Cook (Out Of Employ) unm; John, 21, blacksmith; Thomas, 18, Blacksmith (Apprentise) (sic); Hendry, 15, Blacksmith (Apprentise) (sic); Alexander, 14, scholar; David, 11, scholar; Mark E, 8, scholar; all b Maxton. Grd dtr: Agnes, 4, b Maxton.[13]

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: 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: S2782 Title: MIs: Melrose Weirhill & High Cross Abbreviation: MIs: Melrose Weirhill & High Cross Author: BFHS Publication: BFHS, Galashiels, Selkirkshire, Scotland Note: cd purchased Oct 2008 Repository: #R125 Call Number: CD
  • Repository: R125 Name: Lorna's library Address: City: Waikanae State: WTN Postal Code: 5036 Country: NZ
  • 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: S803 Title: Census: 1871 Ancestry, Record Type: Census (images for England, transcriptions for Scotland), Location: UK, Record Info: Via Ancestry.com Abbreviation: Census: 1871 Ancestry Publication: 1871 Repository: #R121
  • Source: S962 Title: CENSUS: 1861 Borders: ROX: Maxton; Morebattle; Southdean. BEW: Chirnside Abbreviation: CENSUS 1861: Borders ROX/BEW Author: Compiler: GRO Publication: GRO, Scotland, 1861 Repository: #R22 Call Number: .mdb Census
  • Repository: R22 Name: Filed in sources folder & notebooks Address: City: Waikanae State: WTN Postal Code: 5036 Country: NZ
  1. Source: #S210
  2. Source: #S1596 Page: Birth 25 Jul 1851 James s/o Charles FAIRBAIRN & Betty ELLIOTE, batch C117984, Maxton, Roxburghshire, extracted Sep 2008
  3. Source: #S2782 Page: #A43 Family of James FAIRBAIRN & Janet LAWRIE, Weirhill, extracted Oct 2008
  4. Source: #S962
  5. Source: #S803 Page: Elswick, Sub Dist Westgate Dist Newcastle Upon Tyne, NBL RG10/5080 F 71 ED 29 Sched 65, hsehold of Margaret CANT?, extracted Oct 2008
  6. Source: #S2782 Page: #A43 Family of James FAIRBAIRN & Janet LAWRIE, Weirhill, extracted Oct 2008
  7. Source: #S1596 Page: Marr. 29 Dec 1874 james FAIRBAIRN & Janet LAURIE, batch M117831, Bowden, Roxburghshire, extracted Oct 2008
  8. Source: #S210 Page: Melrose, ROX hsehold of James & Janet FAIRBAIRN, extracted Oct 2000
  9. Source: #S801 Page: Maxton, ROX Par. 798 ED 1 Pg 7 Sched 27, hsehold of Charles & Elizabeth FAIRBAIRN, extracted Dec 2008
  10. Source: #S801 Page: Maxton, ROX Par. 798 ED 1 Pg 7 Sched 27, hsehold of Charles & Elizabeth FAIRBAIRN, extracted Dec 2008
  11. Source: #S802 Page: Maxton, ROX Dist 798 ED 2 Sched 45, hsehold of Charles & Elizabeth FAIRBAIRN, extracted Oct 2008
  12. Source: #S803 Page: Maxton, ROX Reg 798 ED 2 Sched 8, hsehold of Charles & Elisabeth FAIRBAIRN, extracted Jul 2008
  13. Source: #S210 Page: FHL Film 0224042 GRO Ref Volume 798 EnumDist 2 Page 6

Acknowledgments

Thank you to L Henderson for creating WikiTree profile Fairbairn-290 through the import of FAIRBAIRNJamesLEARMONTHMargaret4WikiTreePlaceUpdated.ged on May 3, 2013. Click to the Changes page for the details of edits by L and others.




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