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Thomas Fairbairn (1827 - 1910)

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Thomas Fairbairn
Born in Kilconquhar, Fife, Scotlandmap
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married in Dean & Morningside, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotlandmap
Died in Dunedin, Otago, New Zealandmap
Fairbairn-654 created 4 May 2014 | Last modified
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Contents

Biography

This biography was auto-generated by a GEDCOM import.[1] It's a rough draft and needs to be edited.

Name

Name: Thomas /Fairbairn/ [2]

Birth

Birth:
Date: ABT 1828
Place: Kilconquhar, Fife, Scotland[3][4]
Birth:
Date: ABT 1831
Place:  ?Fife, Scotland
Note: from age at marriage as stated on dth cert[5]

Found multiple copies of BIRT DATE. Using ABT 1828

Death

Death:
Date: 27 DEC 1910
Place: Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand
Note: bootmaker, 82, angina pectoris, sudden s/o Thomas F (farmer) /Anne MACKIE, bur. 29th Dec Southern Cem, Dn, born Fifeshire, in NZ 52 yrs, married Edinburgh Scotland at age 25 to Elizabeth SIMPSON, already dec. Living issue: M: 57,52,43; F: 54,47,45,38. (From certified copy dated 16 Feb 1978)[6][7]

Reference

Reference: 23740

Census

Census:
Date: 1841
Place: Par. of Kilconquhar, Fife, Scotland
Note: Thomas FREEBAIRN (fmp) FAIRBAIRN (ancestry) 11 app. shoemaker b Cty[8][9]

Immigration

Immigration:
Date: 01 JUN 1858
Place: Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand
Note: on the "Jura", departed Glasgow 1 Jun 1858, arr Port Chalmers 23 Sept 1858. Thomas F, wife and 3 children travelling steerage listed on passenger manifest[10][11]

Burial

Burial:
Date: 29 DEC 1910
Place: Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand[12]

Occupation

Occupation: bootmaker[13]
Occupation: a shoemaker
Place:  ?Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland[14]

Marriage

Husband: Thomas Fairbairn
Wife: Elizabeth Simpson
Child: Thomas Fairbairn
Marriage:
Date: 04 FEB 1856
Place: Dean & Morningside, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
Note: Dist 685/1 #14 (Robynne initially said London England but registered Edinburgh)[15][16][17]
Husband: Thomas Fairbairn
Wife: Anne Mackie
Child: Thomas Fairbairn
Marriage:
Date: EST 1825
Place:  ?Ceres, Fife, Scotland[18][19][20]
Census:
Date: 1841
Place: Gibleston, Par. of Carnbee, Fife, Scotland
Note: FREEBAIRN: Thos 30 ag lab b FIF; Ann 30 b FIF; Assumed children: Ann 11, Ander 9, David 6 all b FIF[21]
Census:
Date: 1851
Place: Pitcorthie (?Pitlochrie?), Par. of Carnbee, Fife, Scotland
Note: FAIRBAIRN: Thomas 45 ag lab b Kilrenny, FIF; wife Ann 43 b Carnbee, FIF; Dtr Jean 9 scholar b Carnbee;[22]
Census:
Date: 1861
Place: Kilrenny, Fife, Scotland
Note: FAIRBAIRN: Thomas 55 ploughman b Kilrenny, FIF; wife Ann 52 b Carnbee, FIF; Dtrs: Ann 30 laundress b Kilconquhar, FIF; Jane 19 ag out door worker b Carnbee, FIF; Mother-in-law: Ann MACKIE 84 ploughman's widow b Carnbee, FIF[23]
Census:
Date: 1871
Place: Baltilly, Par. of Ceres, Fife, Scotland
Note: FAIRBAIRN: Thomas 64 farmer b Kibrenoy, FIF; wife Ann 63 b Caronbee, FIF; Mother Ann 94 b Caronbee, FIF[24]

Sources

  1. Fairbairn-654 was created by Lorna Henderson through the import of HendRichFBDNA4WTMay2014Final.ged on May 3, 2014. This comment and citation can be deleted after the biography has been edited and primary sources are included.
  2. Source: #S2285 Page: Marr. 1855 Thomas FAIRBAIRN & Elizabeth SIMPSON, Edinburgh, Midlothian, posted by Robynne Lozier, extracted Feb 2001
  3. Source: #S1961 Page: Sanna/Robynne THOMPSON Feb 2001
  4. Source: #S203 Page: Kilconquhar, Fife, Par. 436 ED 1 Sched. 22, hsehold of Ann IRELAND, extracted May 2012
  5. Source: #S1929 Page: Feb 2001
  6. Source: #S2285 Page: Marr. 1855 Thomas FAIRBAIRN & Elizabeth SIMPSON, Edinburgh, Midlothian, posted by Robynne Lozier, extracted Feb 2001
  7. Source: #S1929 Page: Feb 2001
  8. Source: #S201 Page: Kilconquhar, Fife, Par. 436, extracted May 2012
  9. Source: #S1599 Page: 1841 Kilconquhar, Fife, Piece: 436 Book/Folio: 1 Page: 10 hsehold of Thos FAIRNIE, extracted May 2012
  10. Source: #S2285 Page: "Jura" 1860 Thomas & Elizabeth (SIMPSON) FAIRBAIRN & 3 children, to NZ, posted Robynne Lozier, Feb 2001
  11. Source: #S1929 Page: Feb 2001 (dth cert Thos F)
  12. Source: #S1929 Page: Feb 2001 (dth cert Thos F)
  13. Source: #S1929 Page: Feb 2001 (dth cert Thos F)
  14. Source: #S1961 Page: Marr. Thomas FAIRBAIRN & Elizabeth ?SIMSON or ROBERTSON?, online at http://genforum.genealogy.com/uk/messages/2426.html, extracted May 2012
  15. Source: #S1961 Page: Sanna/Robynne THOMPSON Feb 2001
  16. Source: #S2970 Page: Marr. 1856 Thomas FAIRBAIRN & Elizabeth SIMPSON, Dist of Dean, Boroughmuirhead & Morningside, Edinburgh, Midlothian, 685/01 0014, extracted Jun 2001
  17. Source: #S1961 Page: Marr. Thomas FAIRBAIRN & Elizabeth ?SIMSON or ROBERTSON?, online at http://genforum.genealogy.com/uk/messages/2426.html, extracted May 2012
  18. Source: #S1929 Page: Feb 2001
  19. Source: #S1596 Page: Marr. 16 Mar 1861 David FAIRBAIRN & Agnes ROBERTSON, batch M114021, Anstruther Easter, Fife, extracted May 2009
  20. Source: #S1596 Page: Birth 4 Aug Bap 12 Aug 1832 Andrew s/o Thomas FAIRBAIRN & Ann MACKIE, batch C114367, Kilconquhar, Fife, extracted Oct 2010
  21. Source: #S201 Page: Gibleston, Par. of Carnbee, Fife, Par. 413 Ed 3 Pg 2 hsehold of Thos & Ann FREEBAIRN, extracted Aug 2011
  22. Source: #S203 Page: Par. of Carnbee, FIF Reg. 413 ED 3 Pg 4 Sched 2, hsehold Thomas & Ann FAIRBAIRN, extracted May 2009
  23. Source: #S205 Page: Kilrenny, FIF Reg. 438 ED 3 Pg 5 Sched 36 hsehold Thomas & Ann FAIRBAIRN, extracted May 2009
  24. Source: #S207 Page: Ceres, Fife, Reg. 415 ED 3 Pg 1 Sched 3, hsehold of Thomas & Ann FAIRBAIRN, extracted May 2009
  • Source: S1599 Title: findmypast, Url: http://www.findmypast.com
  • Source: S1929 Title: EM FAIRBAIRN/SIMPSON FIF/Otago, Recipient: Lorna Henderson (NZ) Author: Robynne Lozier aka Robin THOMPSON (CAN)
  • Source: S1961 Title: www FAIRBAIRN searches and miscellaneous correspondence by LornaHen
  • Source: S201 Title: 1841 Census transcripts for Scotland via Ancestry.com Repository: #R121
  • Repository: R121 Name: Ancestry.com Address: Country: USA
  • Source: S203 Title: 1851 Census transcripts for Scotland via Ancestry.com Repository: #R121
  • Source: S2285 Title: GenForum, Url: http://www.genforum.genealogy.com/my/


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