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Walter Fairbairn (1859 - 1923)

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Walter Fairbairn
Born in , Ontario, Canadamap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married in West Garafraxa, Wellington Co, Ontario, Canadamap
Died in Orangeville, Dufferin Co, Ontario, Canadamap
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Biography

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

Name

Name: Walter /Fairbairn/ [1]

Birth

Birth:
Date: 11 AUG 1859
Place: , , Ontario, Canada[2]
Birth:
Date: 22 AUG 1859
Place: Britannia, Peel Co, Ontario, Canada
Note: now Britania and is in Toronto Twp of Peel County now Mississauga City south of Orangeville[3][4][5][6]

Found multiple copies of BIRT DATE. Using 11 AUG 1859

Death

Death:
Date: 12 MAY 1923
Place: Orangeville, Dufferin Co, Ontario, Canada
Note: transcr. of entry shows Walter as born 22 Aug 1859 Britannia, ONT, aged 63 yrs 8 mths 15 days, wife Mrs Walter F., parents Arron FAIRBAIRN and BLAKLEY. Cert adds: d. Wellington St, born Brittainia ONT, parents Arron (no way I can turn it into Arch) born Scotland, BLAKLEY born England, bur. Forest Lawn 14th, inf. wife Mrs W Fairbairn of Orangeville. cod carcinoma of stomach & bileducts; first employed 42 yrs ago on farm from school days; resid. 50 yrs at place of dth, in Ontario since birth; Reg. 13th May, inf. wife Mrs Walter Fairbairn[7][8][9][10]

Reference

Reference: 55116

Data Changed

Data Changed:
Date: 09 DEC 2009

Prior to import, this record was last changed 09 DEC 2009 .

Census

Census:
Date: 1881
Place: Erin, Wellington Sth, Ontario, Canada
Note: Walter FAIRBURN, 23 farm serv b ONT Presby, in hsehold of Jn (25 Scottish, farmer b ONT) & Elizabeth (22 Irish b ONT) McGILL[11]
Census:
Date: 04 APR 1901
Place: Fergus, Wellington Co, Ontario, Canada
Note: Walter FAIRBAIRN, marr. b 22 Aug 1859, ONT, Scotch, Canadian, Presb Egg buyer, boarder in hsehold of Louis & Matilda SArgentinaENT (and a heap of other boarders)[12]

Burial

Burial:
Date: 14 MAY 1923
Place: Orangeville, Dufferin Co, Ontario, Canada[13]
Burial:
Place: Orangeville, Dufferin Co, Ontario, Canada
Note: In the same plot is Jane, wife of Arch Fairbairn 1818-1889 and Barbara Fairbairn 1855-1900, Walter B Fairbairn 1898-? And Margaret Elizabeth Crozier 1904-1978.[14]

Marriage

Husband: Walter Fairbairn
Wife: Adeline Vrooman
Child: Walter Blakley Fairbairn
Marriage:
Date: 30 DEC 1897
Place: West Garafraxa, Wellington Co, Ontario, Canada
Note: cert shows Walter as 38 b Peel Cty, resid Ciangenere?, poss. widower?, egg merchant, Presby. s/o Archibald and Jessie FAIRBAIRN; Adaline 35, b/resid West Garafraxa, Methodist d/o Elain VROOMAN and Caroline MAIN; wit: Melville VROOMAN of West Garafraxa and Dora MAIN of Beverly ONT, Marr. by license, reg. Dec 30th (separate cert/transcript says Archibald and Jane)[15][16]
Census:
Date: 10 APR 1901
Place: Orangeville Twp, Wellington Centre, Ontario, Canada
Note: FAIRBURN: Walter 41 b 11 Aug 1859 egg merchant scotch; wife Adeline 39 b 8 Apr 1861 german; Son Walter B 2 b 2 Dec 1898 all b ONT[17]
Census:
Date: 1911
Place: Orangeville, Dufferin Co, Ontario, Canada
Note: FAIRBAIRN: Walter 49 b Mar 1861 ONT occ "Produce"; wife Adeline 48 b Apr 1863; (both Scotch); Son Walter B 12 b Dec 1898 All Presby.[18]
Husband: Archibald Fairbairn
Wife: Jane Blakey
Child: Jane Fairbairn
Child: Archibald Fairbairn
Child: John Fairbairn
Child: Helen Fairbairn
Child: Barbara Fairbairn
Child: Walter Fairbairn
Child: Robert Fairbairn
Census:
Date: 1841
Place: Horton, Castle (East Division), Northumberland, England
Note: BLAKEY: John 55 husbandman b Cty; FAIRBAIRN: Archibald B.S. (assumed to mean blacksmith) 25 b Scotland; Jane 25 b Cty; Also William BLAKEY 10 and CHARLTON[19]
Marriage:
Date: 06 FEB 1841
Place: Tynemouth, Dist of Tynemouth, Northumberland, England
Note: cert. shows Archibald as a blacksmith s/o Archibald Fairbairn, a gardener; Jane as d/o John Blakey, waggon[maker?]. Both of full age and resid. Cowpen Colliery. Secession Church but rites and ceremones of the Presbyterian Ch of Scotland; Wit: Joseph Armstrong and Mary Ann Carmichael; Archibald signed, Jane her mark. Minister David Carmichael[20][21][22][23]
Census:
Date: 1851
Place: Cowpen, Dist of Tynemouth, Northumberland, England
Note: FAIRBAIRN: Archibald 38 blacksmith b Durham; Wife Jane 37 b Cowpen, NBL; Children (all b Cowpen): William 15 coal miner, Jane 10, Archibald 7, John 5 all scholars, Helen 3; Lodgers GRAY, William Batty 25 unm coal miner b NBL[24]
Census:
Date: 1861
Place: Caledon, Peel Co, Ontario, Canada
Note: FAIRBURN: Archibald 48 blacksmith b Scotland ; Jane 47 "spinster" (!) b Scotland, both F.C. Assumed children: Jane 20 b England, Archibald 18 blacksmith b England; John 15 b England; Barbra (sic) 10 b England; Walter 3, Robert 2 both b U.C. Living in a one storey frame hse, as 1 family[25]

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: S2884 Title: EM FAIRBAIRN/ATCHESON ex Duncan B, Recipient: Lorna Henderson, Address: Canada, Author E-mail: Abbreviation: EM FAIRBAIRN/ATCHESON ex Duncan B Author: Duncan BLACHFORD Note: from my web pages (after a Rweb posting), Nov 2009
  • Source: S5 Title: Ancestry.com, Url: http://search.ancestry.com Abbreviation: Ancestry.com
  • Source: S809 Title: CENSUS: CAN, Record Type: Census image, Location: Canada, Record Info: via Ancestry.com Abbreviation: CAN: Census via Ancestry Repository: #R121
  • Repository: R121 Name: Ancestry.com Address: Country: USA
  1. Source: #S5 Page: Marr. 30 Dec 1897 Walter s/o Archibald & Jessie FAIRBAIRN, & Adaline d/o Alane VROOMAN & Caroline MAIN, Wellington Cty, ONT, FHL Film MS932_97, from Ontario, Canada Marraiges, 1857-1924, extracted May 2008
  2. Source: #S809 Page: 1901 Orangeville Twp, Wellington Centre, ONT Dist 124 Sub Dist H-3 Pg 6 Family 57, hsehold of Walter & Adeline FAIRBURN, extracted Jul 2008
  3. Source: #S5 Page: Marr. 30 Dec 1897 Walter s/o Archibald & Jessie FAIRBAIRN, & Adaline d/o Alane VROOMAN & Caroline MAIN, Wellington Cty, ONT, FHL Film MS932_97, from Ontario, Canada Marraiges, 1857-1924, extracted May 2008
  4. Source: #S809 Page: Sub Dist Fergus (C-1), Dist Wellington (Centre) (124), ONT Family 26 hsehold of Louis & Matilda SArgentinaENT, extracted May 2008
  5. Source: #S1596 Page: Dth 12 May 1923 Walter s/o Arron (as transcr) FAIRBAIRN & BLAKLEY, b 22 Aug 1859 Britannia ONT d. Orangeville, Dufferin, ONT, from Ontario Deaths, 1869-1947, film 1976687 GS#4171026 Image 84 ref 4171026, extracted Jan 2009
  6. Source: #S2884 Page: Dth 12 May (Orangeville) Bur. 14th May 1923 Walter FAIRBAIRN, born Brittania, Family of Walter & Adeline (VROOMAN) FAIRBAIRN, Forest Lawn Cem. Orangeville, ONT, extract rcvd Dec 2009
  7. Source: #S1596 Page: Dth 12 May 1923 Walter s/o Arron (as transcr) FAIRBAIRN & BLAKLEY, b 22 Aug 1859 Britannia ONT d. Orangeville, Dufferin, ONT, from Ontario Deaths, 1869-1947, film 1976687 GS#4171026 Image 84 ref 4171026, extracted Jan 2009
  8. Source: #S5 Page: Dth 12 May 1923 (Wellington St, Orangeville) Bur. 14th (Forest Lawn) Walter s/o Arron FAIRBAIRN & BLAKLEY, born Aug 22 1859 Britannia, ONT, roll MS935_300, from Ontario, Canada Deaths 1869-1934, extracted Jan 2009
  9. Source: #S2884 Page: Dth 12 May 1923 Walter Blakley FAIRBAIRN, Orangeville, Dufferin Co ONT, copy rcvd Dec 2009
  10. Source: #S2884 Page: Dth 12 May (Orangeville) Bur. 14th May 1923 Walter FAIRBAIRN, born Brittania, Family of Walter & Adeline (VROOMAN) FAIRBAIRN, Forest Lawn Cem. Orangeville, ONT, extract rcvd Dec 2009
  11. Source: #S1596 Page: 1881 Census: Erin, Wellington Sth, ONT, FHL Film 1375894 NA Film #C-13258 Dist 151Sub-dist E Div 3 Pg 61 Hsehold 268, Jn & Elizabeth McGILL, extracted Jul 2008
  12. Source: #S809 Page: Sub Dist Fergus (C-1), Dist Wellington (Centre) (124), ONT Family 26 hsehold of Louis & Matilda SArgentinaENT, extracted May 2008
  13. Source: #S2884 Page: Dth 12 May (Orangeville) Bur. 14th May 1923 Walter FAIRBAIRN, born Brittania, Family of Walter & Adeline (VROOMAN) FAIRBAIRN, Forest Lawn Cem. Orangeville, ONT, extract rcvd Dec 2009
  14. Source: #S2884 Page: Family of Walter & Adeline (VROOMAN) FAIRBAIRN, Lawn Cem. Orangevill, ONT, extract rcvd Dec 2009
  15. Source: #S5 Page: Marr. 30 Dec 1897 Walter s/o Archibald & Jessie FAIRBAIRN, & Adaline d/o Alane VROOMAN & Caroline MAIN, Wellington Cty, ONT, FHL Film MS932_97, from Ontario, Canada Marraiges, 1857-1924, extracted May 2008
  16. Source: #S1961 Page: Birth 2 Dec 1898 Walter Blakeley s/o Walter FAIRBAIRN & Adeline VROOMAN, W Garafraxa, Wellington Co, ONT, reg#242185-99, from http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~births/Fa_Fe_Surnames.htm, extracted Jul 2008
  17. Source: #S809 Page: 1901 Orangeville Twp, Wellington Centre, ONT Dist 124 Sub Dist H-3 Pg 6 Family 57, hsehold of Walter & Adeline FAIRBURN, extracted Jul 2008
  18. Source: #S809 Page: 1911 Orangeville, Dufferin Co, ONT Dist 62 Sub Dist 21 Pg 13 Family 169, hsehold of Walter & Adeline FAIRBAIRN, extracted Feb 2009
  19. Source: #S200 Page: Horton, Castle (East Division) Hundred, NBL HO107/821/4 ED 6 F 16 Pg 25, hsehold of John BLAKEY, extracted Dec 2007
  20. Source: #S5 Page: Marr. 3 Jul 1871 Archibald (s/o Archibald & Jane FAIRBAIRN) & Mary Jane (d/o Thos Mary & Ann CAVENA) roll MS932_4, York, ONT, from Ontario, Canada Marriages 1857-1924, extracted Dec 2007
  21. Source: #S1595 Page: Marr. 1841 Archibald FAIRBAIRN & Jane BLAKEY or SMITH, reg. Tynemouth, Mar qtr 25/361, extracted Dec 2007
  22. Source: #S5 Page: Marr. 30 Dec 1897 Walter s/o Archibald & Jessie FAIRBAIRN, & Adaline d/o Alane VROOMAN & Caroline MAIN, Wellington Cty, ONT, FHL Film MS932_97, from Ontario, Canada Marraiges, 1857-1924, extracted May 2008
  23. Source: #S2153 Page: Marr. 6 Feb 1841 Archibald s/o Archibald FAIRBAIRN & Jane d/o John BLAKEY, United Secession Ch, Tynemouth, Northumberland, copy rcvd Feb 2009
  24. Source: #S202 Page: Par. of Cowpen, Sub Dist Earsdon, Dist Tynemouth, Northumberland, HO107/2412 F 414 ED 2b Pg 55 Sched 194, hsehold of Archibald & Jane FAIRBAIRN, extracted Jun 2008
  25. Source: #S809 Page: 1861 Caledon, Peel, Ontario; Roll: C-1063, hsehold of Archibald & Jane FAIRBURN, extracted Aug 2009

Acknowledgments

Thank you to Lorna Henderson for creating WikiTree profile Fairbairn-414 through the import of FairbairnArchibaldScottJanet3Gen4WikiTreeJun2013PlaceUpdated.ged on Jun 26, 2013. Click to the Changes page for the details of edits by Lorna and others.




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