Place: Horsley High Barns, Dist of Hexham, Northumberland, England
Notes: FAIRBAIRN: John 83 wid. farmer 155 ac emp 4 labs 1 boy, b Ulgham, NBL; Children: William 48, John 46 both b Stamfordham; Ann 36 b Ovingham, NBL; Grdchildren (ARKLEY): Mary 11 b Newcastle All Saints; Sarah 10, Matthew 8 both b Newcastle St John; (John's dtr Mary married a John ARKLEY in 1845) Servants: Margaret HOGG 21 dairymaid b Ponteland (subsequently married John's son William); William NOBLE? NOBBE? 39 carter b Sebergham, CUL (John' sister Sarah next door) 
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