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William Henry Young Fairbairn (abt. 1861 - 1923)

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William Henry Young Fairbairn
Born about in Dist of Axbridge, Somerset, Englandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married in Southampton, Dist of Winchester, Hampshire, Englandmap
Husband of — married in Lambeth, , London, Englandmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Wimbledon, Dist of Kingston, Surrey, Englandmap
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Contents

Biography

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

Name

Name: William Henry Young /Fairbairn/ [1]

Birth

Birth:
Date: BET JUN 1861 AND SEP 1861
Place: , Dist of Axbridge, Somerset, England
Note: (but his army service record states his birth year as 1858, which does lead to questions about whether or not the William of the service record is this William Henry Young FAIRBAIRN - see dtr Annie Laurie's baptism for confirmation, the name and dates match that in William's service record)[2][3][4][5]

Imported only JUN 1861 from Birth Date and marked as uncertain.

Death

Death:
Date: 06 MAR 1923
Place: Wimbledon, Dist of Kingston, Surrey, England[6][7]

Reference

Reference: 62970

Data Changed

Data Changed:
Date: 01 APR 2012

Prior to import, this record was last changed 01 APR 2012 .

Event

Event:
Type: WebHighlight
Note: There are at least two soldier Andrew FAIRBAIRN candidates for William's father.
The circumstantial evidence leads to this set of parents, which, of course, his birth certificate would prove. Does anyone have it already?[8]

Marriage

Husband: William Henry Young Fairbairn
Wife: Frances Elizabeth West
Child: Annie Laurie Fairbairn
Child: Henry Bruce Fairbairn
Child: Charles Stanley Fairbairn
Child: Edith May Fairbairn
Child: J G Fairbairn
Marriage:
Date: 07 AUG 1886
Place: Southampton, Dist of Winchester, Hampshire, England
Note: army service record shows the marriage as witnessed by R & E L WEST (assumed to be father and sister); William being QM Sergt;[9][10][11][12]
Husband: William Henry Young Fairbairn
Wife: Emma Light
Marriage:
Date: 07 OCT 1905
Place: Lambeth, , London, England
Note: cert. shows William Henry Young as 44 widower, inspector clark of 17 Frances St, s/o Andrew William FAIRBAIRN, soldier, dec; Emma DAVIES as 37 widow of Gillingham, DOR, d/o Josiah LIGHT, farmer dec; Both signed; Wit: C THOMPSON D McHENNAN?[13]
Husband: Andrew William Fairbairn
Wife: Eliza Clarke
Child: Jesse Waddle Fairbairn
Child: Edith J Fairbairn
Child: William Henry Young Fairbairn
Child: Selina B Fairbairn
Child: Edward Evans Fairbairn
Child: Arthur Smith Fairbairn
Marriage:
Date: 23 JAN 1853
Place: Plumstead, , Kent, England
Note: cert. shows Andrew as 24 Bombardier R.A. resid. Sprays ?Brks?, s/o John FAIRBAIRN, corn dealer; Eliza as 22 resid. ?Bull Picton? d/o Wm CLARKE cabinet maker; Both signed; Wit: George & Hannah LAVER[14][15]
Census:
Date: 1861
Place: Western Super Mere, Dist of Axbridge, Somerset, England
Note: FAIRBAIRN: Andrew 30 Private Royal artillery b Scotland; wife Eliza 27 b Pyrton, Oxfordshire; Dtr Edith J 1 b Woolwich, KEN; Servant COOMBES[16]
Census:
Date: 1871
Place: Sheffield, , Yorkshire, England
Note: FAIRBAIRN: Andrew 42 drill master b Scotland; wife Eliza 38 tavern keeper b Pyrton?, Oxon; Children: Edith Jane 11 b Woolwich, KEN; Selina Banage 8, Edward Evans 6 both b Newport, Monmouth; Arthur Smith 4 b Leeds, YKS; Visitors: Caroline E (42 widow dressmaker b Scotland) and Flora (8 b Sheffield) WHITE[17]
Census:
Date: 1881
Place: Byker, , Northumberland, England
Note: FAIRBAIRN: Andrew 52 policeman on N.E.R. (W.rail) b Scotland; wife Eliza 48 b Pryton L.., Oxford; Children: Selina B 18 dressmaker, Edward E 16 porter on railway, both b Newport Wales; Arthur S 14 scholar b Leeds, YKS; (living next door to Alexander HENDERSON)[18]
Census:
Date: 1891
Place: Sheffield, , Yorkshire, England
Note: FAIRBAIRN: Andrew 62 drayman b Scotland; assumed wife (recorded as mother widowed!) Eliza 58 b Byrlow, OXF;[19]

Sources

  • Source: S1595 Title: www FreeBMD England, Url: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl Abbreviation: www FreeBMD England Note: transcriptions of the published St Caths indices for English Births Deaths and Marriages 1837 to ??
  • Source: S1599 Title: findmypast, Url: http://www.findmypast.com Abbreviation: findmypast
  • Source: S2 Title: FAIRBAIRN Analysis, Author Address: http://Fairbairn.lornahen.com Abbreviation: FAIRBAIRN Analysis Author: Lorna Henderson Repository: #R155
  • Repository: R155 Name: Fairbairn OneNameStudy Address: Country: http://FairbairnsAll.blogspot.com
  • Source: S206 Title: 1871 Census for England and Wales, Record Type: Census images, Location: England & Wales, Record Info: via Ancestry.com Abbreviation: Census: 1871 England/Wales via Ancestry Publication: 1871 Repository: #R121
  • Repository: R121 Name: Ancestry.com Address: Country: USA
  • Source: S2505 Title: Rootsweb Mailing List, Url: http://lists.rootsweb.com Abbreviation: Rootsweb Mailing List
  • Source: S2916 Title: BDM: London Metropolitan Archives (ancestry), Record Type: Birth death marriage (filmed originals), File Number: http://ancestry.com Abbreviation: BDM: London Metropolitan Archives (ancestry) Repository: #R121
  • Source: S5 Title: Ancestry.com, Url: http://search.ancestry.com Abbreviation: Ancestry.com
  • Source: S6 Title: BDM: England & Wales Indexes:1916-2005 (St Caths), Record Type: Birth death marriage indexes: 1916-2005 (St Caths), File Number: http://ancestry.com Abbreviation: BDM: England/Wales 1916 - 2005 BDM (St Caths/Ancestry) Repository: #R121
  1. Source: #S5 Page: Marr. 7 Oct 1905 William Henry Young s/o Andrew William FAIRBAIRN; Emma d/o Josiah LIGHT, Par. Ch St John's, Waterloo Rd, LND, from London Metropolitan Archives, Saint John The Evangelist, Lambeth, Register of marriages, P85/JNA3, Item 083, extracted Apr 2010
  2. Source: #S5 Page: Marr. 7 Oct 1905 William Henry Young s/o Andrew William FAIRBAIRN; Emma d/o Josiah LIGHT, Par. Ch St John's, Waterloo Rd, LND, from London Metropolitan Archives, Saint John The Evangelist, Lambeth, Register of marriages, P85/JNA3, Item 083, extracted Apr 2010
  3. Source: #S1595 Page: Birth 1861 Q3 William Henry Young FAIRBAIRN, reg. Axbridge, SOM 5c/634, extracted Apr 2010
  4. Source: #S1599 Page: Service Record 2 Jun 1877 (Newcastle on Tyne or Sheerness) 31 Dec 1898 (Kilmarnock) William s/o Andrew FAIRBAIRN, #1969, born 1858 Weston Super Mere, Axbridge, SOM, from British Army Service Records 1760-1915, extracted Nov 2011
  5. Source: #S2505 Page: Bap. 31 Jul 1887 Annie Laurie d/o William Henry Young and Frances Elizabeth FAIRBAIRN of Woolwich, at St Mary's Easton, ex Hampshire RO, posted Oct 2001 by E W BROMLEY, online at http://listsearches.rootsweb.com/th/read/England-HAMPSHIRE/2001-10/1002740532, extracted Nov 2011
  6. Source: #S6 Page: Dth 1923 Q1 William H Y FAIRBAIRN, aged 62, reg. Kingston, SRY 2a/513, extracted Apr 2010
  7. Source: #S5 Page: Probate 13 Apr Dth 6 Mar 1923 William Henry Young FAIRBAIRN, of Wimbledon, to widow Emma, reg. London, from England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1861-1941, extracted Nov 2011
  8. Source: #S2 Page: Nov 2011
  9. Source: #S5 Page: Marr. 7 Oct 1905 William Henry Young s/o Andrew William FAIRBAIRN; Emma d/o Josiah LIGHT, Par. Ch St John's, Waterloo Rd, LND, from London Metropolitan Archives, Saint John The Evangelist, Lambeth, Register of marriages, P85/JNA3, Item 083, extracted Apr 2010
  10. Source: #S206 Page: Frimley, Dist Farnham SRY RG10/820 ED 2 F 49 Pg 29 Sched 151, hsehold of Reuben & Frances WEST, extracted Apr 2010
  11. Source: #S1595 Page: Marr. 1886 Q3 William Henry Y FAIRBAIRN & Frances Elizabeth WEST, reg. Winchester, HAM 2c/155, extracted Apr 2010
  12. Source: #S1599 Page: Marr. 7 Aug 1886 QMS William FAIRBAIRN & Frances Elizabeth WEST, Southampton, Hants, from Service Record 2 Jun 1877 (Newcastle on Tyne or Sheerness) 31 Dec 1898 William s/o Andrew FAIRBAIRN, #1969, born 1858 Weston Super Mere, Axbridge, SOM, from British Army Service Records 1760-1915, extracted Nov 2011
  13. Source: #S2916 Page: Marr. 7 Oct 1905 William Henry Young s/o Andrew William (soldier) FAIRBAIRN; Emma DAVIES d/o Josiah LIGHT, from Saint John The Evangelist, Lambeth, Register of marriages, P85/JNA3, Item 083 extracted Apr 2010
  14. Source: #S206 Page: Sheffield, Sub Dist West Sheffield, Yorkshire, RG10/4677; F 49; ED 11 Page: 10 Sched 61, hsehold of Andrew & Eliza FAIRBAIRN, extracted Oct 2008
  15. Source: #S5 Page: Marr. 23 Jan 1853 Andrew s/o John FAIRBAIRN; Eliza d/o Wm CLARKE, Par. Ch, Plumstead, KEN, from London Metropolitan Archives, Saint Nicholas, Plumstead, Register of marriages, P97/NIC, Item 026, extracted Apr 2010
  16. Source: #S204 Page: Weston Super Mere, Sub Dist Banwell, Dist of Axbridge, SOM RG9/1672 F 71 ED 9 Pg 12 Sched 282 hsehold of Andrew & Eliza FAIRBAIRN, extracted Oct 2008
  17. Source: #S206 Page: Sheffield, Sub Dist West Sheffield, Yorkshire, RG10/4677; F 49; ED 11 Page: 10 Sched 61, hsehold of Andrew & Eliza FAIRBAIRN, extracted Oct 2008
  18. Source: #S210 Page: Byker, Northumberland, hsehold of Andrew & Eliza FAIRBAIRN, extracted Oct 2008
  19. Source: #S211 Page: Par. St Phillip, Sheffield, Sub Dist Nth Sheffield, Yorkshire, RG12/3817 ED 7 F 41 Pg 32 Sched 192, hsehold of Andrew & Eliza FAIRBAIRN, extracted Apr 2010

Acknowledgments

Thank you to Lorna Henderson for creating WikiTree profile Fairbairn-468 through the import of FAIRBAIRNJohnWADDELL4DianaWikiTreePlaceUpdated.ged on Jul 9, 2013. Click to the Changes page for the details of edits by Lorna and others.




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