Prior to import, this record was last changed 13 DEC 2011 .
James son of Francis and Agnes (DICKIESON), bap. 1705 Kelso, is assumed to be the one marrying Margaret LEARMONTH Jun 1734, even though James and Margaret's son Francis is 3rd in the pecking order, unless there was an earlier one)
entry for 28 Jun reads: James Fairbairn and Margaret Learmont both in this Parish to be proclaimed in order to marriage in Kelso Kirk on Sab: the thirtieth Inst for the first time Wit: John Robeson Ricd(?) Wright John Learmont Francis Fairbairn pledged ten shill sterling
↑ Source: #S55 Page: Marr. 28 Jun 1734 James FAIRBAIRN & Margaret LEARMONT, Kelso, ROX 793/0060 0044, copy d/loaded Jun 2009
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