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John Fairbairn (1831 - 1904)

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John Fairbairn
Born in Stitchell, , Roxburghshire, Scotlandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Brother of
Husband of — married in Humbie, , East Lothian, Scotlandmap
Died in Edinburgh, Dist of Canongate, Midlothian, Scotlandmap
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Biography

Name

John /Fairbairn/ [1][2]

Birth

17 JUL 1831
Stitchell, , Roxburghshire, Scotland[3]
ABT 1833
Stitchel, , Roxburghshire, Scotland[4]

Death

01 DEC 1904
Edinburgh, Dist of Canongate, Midlothian, Scotland
cert. shows John as 72, gardener, marr. to Grace DEWAR; s/o William FAIRBAIRN farm steward & Agnes m.s. PATERSON, both dec'd; d. 1:20pm of stricture of urethra, cystitis; Inf son William of New Liston, Kirkliston. Reg. 2nd[5][6]

Marriage

01 JUN 1855
Humbie, , East Lothian, Scotland
cert. shows John as 23 gardener present/usu. resid Manse Cottage, born Stitchell, ROX Jul 17th 1831 s/o William FAIRBAIRN (Land steward) and Agnes m.s. PATERSON, both dec'd; Grace as 25 dom serv. pres/usu resid Leaston/Leastow, par. of Humbie, born Nov 22 1829 at Craig..., Parish of ??, Perthshire, d/o Alexander DEWAR (forester) & Flora m.s. KENNEDY; Wit: Alexr DEWAR and E L PARKE[7][8][9]

Census

1861
Johnstownburn, Par. of Humbie, East Lothian, Scotland
FAIRBAIRN: John 28 gardener dom, b Stitchil, ROX; wife Grace 30 b Weem, PER; Chidlren: Flora K 4, Agnes P, William 1, all b Humbie, Haddington[10]
1871
Stobshiel, Par. of Humbie, East Lothian, Scotland
FAIRBAIRN: John 37 groom dom serv b Stitchel, ROX; wife Grace 41 b Aberfeldy, PER; Children: William 11, Margaret 9, Alexander 7, scholars; Alison 5, Isabella 1 All b Humbie, HAD;[11]
03 APR 1881
Humbie, , East Lothian, Scotland
FAIRBAIRN: John, 48, gardener, dom serv, b Stitchel; Grace, wife, 51, b Aberfeldy, FIF; Children (all b Humbie, Haddington): William, 20, unm; Alexander 17, both foresters; Alison, 15; Isabella, scholar 11; Grace, 5[12]
1891
Stobshiel, Par. of Humbie, East Lothian, Scotland
FAIRBAIRN: John 58 gardener, dom serv b Stitchel, ROX; wife Grace 61 b Aberfeldy, PER; Children: Alexander 27 forester, Grace 15, both b Humbie, HAD;[13]
1901
Stobshiel, Dist of Humbie, East Lothian, Scotland
FAIRBAIRN: John 68 gardener dom, b Stitchel ROX; wife Grace 71 b Aberfeldy PER; Dtr Grace 25 gen serv b Humbie Haddingtonshire[14]

Reference

19350

Sources

  • Source: S1308 Title: EM FAIRBAIRN: Stitchel, Roxburghshire, Scotland, Author: Liz ROWE (Perth, Western Australia) Recipient: L McIntosh
  • Source: S210 Title: 1881 Census for UK, Record Type: Census transcripts, Location: UK via Family Search/LDS CDs
  • 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) http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/index.php
  • Source: S802 Title: Census: 1861 Ancestry (images for England, transcriptions for Scotland) via Ancestry.com
  • Source: S803 Title: Census: 1871 Ancestry (images for England, transcriptions for Scotland) via Ancestry.com
  • Source: S805 Title: Census: 1891 Ancestry (images for England, transcriptions for Scotland)
  • Source: S806 Title: Census: 1901 Ancestry (images for England, transcriptions for Scotland) via Ancestry.com
  • Source: S888 Title: IGI: FAIRBAIRN extract, IGI v 1993 1994 addenda
  1. Source: #S1308 Nov 1999
  2. Source: #S210 FHL Film 0224026 GRO Ref Volume 710 EnumDist 2 Page 15, extracted Feb 2004
  3. Source: #S56 Marr. 1 Jun 1855 John FAIRBAIRN & Grace DEWAR, reg. Humbie, ELN Dist 710 pg 1 #2, copy d/loaded Mar 2009
  4. Source: #S210 FHL Film 0224026 GRO Ref Volume 710 EnumDist 2 Page 15, extracted Feb 2004
  5. Source: #S806 Humbie, ELN Reg 710 ED 2 pg 7 Sched 37 hsehold of John & Grace FAIRBAIRN, extracted Nov 2007
  6. Source: #S56 Dth 1 Dec 1904 John s/o William FAIRBAIRN & Agnes PATERSON, h/o Grace DEWAR, reg. Canongate, Edin., MLN 685/03 #505, copy d/loaded Apr 2011
  7. Source: #S210 FHL Film 0224026 GRO Ref Volume 710 EnumDist 2 Page 15, extracted Feb 2004
  8. Source: #S888 FAIRBAIRN/DEWAR Marriages: batch M117101-?-6035516 R, extracted Feb 2004
  9. Source: #S56 Marr. 1 Jun 1855 John FAIRBAIRN & Grace DEWAR, reg. Humbie, ELN Dist 710 pg 1 #2, copy d/loaded Mar 2009
  10. Source: #S802 Humbie, ELN Reg. 710 ED 1 Sched 27, hsehold of John & Grace FAIRBAIRN, extracted Apr 2011
  11. Source: #S803 Stobshiel, Humbie, ELN Reg 710 ED 2 Sched 38 hsehold of John & Grace FAIRBAIRN, extracted Mar 2009
  12. Source: #S210 FHL Film 0224026 GRO Ref Volume 710 EnumDist 2 Page 15, extracted Feb 2004
  13. Source: #S805 Stobshiel, Humbie, ELN Reg. 710 ED 2 Pg 7 Sched 31, hsehold of John & Grace FAIRBAIRN, extracted Jul 2009
  14. Source: #S806 Humbie, ELN Reg 710 ED 2 pg 7 Sched 37 hsehold of John & Grace FAIRBAIRN, extracted Nov 2007

Acknowledgments

Thank you to L Henderson for creating WikiTree profile Fairbairn-295 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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