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Robert Fairbairn (abt. 1729 - aft. 1771)

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Robert Fairbairn
Born about in Drygrange, Par. of Melrose, Roxburghshire, Scotlandmap
Husband of — married in Par. of St Boswells, ROX, SCTmap
Descendants descendants
Died after in ?Kelso, Roxburghshire, Scotlandmap
Fairbairn-40 created 18 Oct 2011 | Last modified
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Biography

Robert Fairbairn. Note: name originally assumed from eldest known son, then I found Archibald's baptism to confirm it. [1][2]

Birth ABT JAN 1729 Drygrange, Par. of Melrose, Roxburghshire, Scotland[3][4]

Baptism 05 JAN 1729 Par. of Melrose, Roxburghshire, Scotland

Note: Robert s: to John ffairbairn & Bessie fflint in Drygrange Milne Bapt: Wit: Tho: Anderson & Robt Pringle[5]

Died AFT 1771 ?Kelso, Roxburghshire, Scotland[6]

Marriage

Husband: Robert Fairbairn
Wife: Agnes Landreth
Child: William Fairbairn
Marriage:
Date: 06 JAN 1757
Place: Par. of St Boswells, Roxburghshire, Scotland
Note: The 9th day Robert Fairbairn and Agnes Landreth both in this parish gave up their names in order to marriage and gave in Bond and Caut.. with twelve shillings Scotts money to the poor box in .. of their .. were married by .. banns upon January 6 day 1757 years[7]

DNA

Both Y-DNA and autosomal DNA matches exist between descendants of Robert and of his presumed brother Archibald. [8] [9]
Fairbairn DNA project

Links

Robert on Lorna's web pages

Sources

  1. Source: #S55 Birth 5 Jun, bap. 28 Aug 1791 Robert, s/o Archibald FAIRBAIRN & Mary GRIERSON, Thornylaw, Par. of St Boswells, Roxburghshire, copy d/loaded Dec 2007
  2. Source: #S55 Birth?/bap? 11 Aug 1758 Archibald s/o Robert FAIRBAIRN, Par. of St Boswells, Roxburghshire, copy d/loaded Dec 2007
  3. Source: #S55 Birth?/bap? 11 Aug 1758 Archibald s/o Robert FAIRBAIRN, Par. of St Boswells, Roxburghshire, copy d/loaded Dec 2007
  4. Source: #S55 Bap. 5 Jany 1729 Robert to John FFAIRBAIRN & Bessie FFLINT, Par. of Melrose, Roxburghshire, copy d/loaded Dec 2007
  5. Source: #S55 Bap. 5 Jany 1729 Robert to John FFAIRBAIRN & Bessie FFLINT, Par. of Melrose, Roxburghshire, copy d/loaded Dec 2007
  6. Source: #S55 Birth 3 Feb Bap 17 Feb 1771 Mary to Robert FAIRBAIRN & Agnes LAUNDRESS, Kelso, ROX Dist 793, copy d/loaded Mar 2008
  7. Source: #S55 Marr. 1757 Robert FAIRBAIRN & Agnes LANDRETH (both of St Boswells), ROX, copy d/loaded Dec 2007
  8. Source: #S2656 FAIRBAIRN Surname DNA Project, Y and atDNA matches between FAIRBAIRN families, Dec 2007 and subsequent
  9. Source #S1: Fairbairn research by LornaHen
  • WikiTree profile Fairbairn-40 created through the import of HENDERSONLornaAncestorsPlus1Desc4WikiTree.ged on Oct 18, 2011 by L Henderson.
  • Fairbairn-668 was created by Lorna Henderson through the import of HendRichFBDNA4WTMay2014Final.ged on May 3, 2014.


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