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James Fairbairn (abt. 1822 - 1890)

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James Fairbairn
Born about in Kelso, Roxburghshire, Scotlandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Brother of
Husband of — married in Kelso, Roxburghshire, Scotlandmap
[children unknown]
Died in Kelso, Roxburghshire, Scotlandmap
Fairbairn-755 created
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Biography

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

Birth

Birth:
Date: ABT MAY 1822
Place: Kelso, Roxburghshire, Scotland[2]

Death

Death:
Date: 27 DEC 1890
Place: Kelso, Roxburghshire, Scotland
Note: cert shows James as 74, gen. lab. married to Euphemia REID; s/o Thomas FAIRBAIRN ag lab and Margaret m.s. McLEAN, both dec'd; d. 10:15 pm cod inflamation of lungs, 42 days, inf son George FAIRBAIRN, 116 Roxburgh St, Kelso, reg. Kelso Dec 29th (NB mother's name is assumed to be incorrect, both because of the baptism in Kelso that says James' mother was Helen McLEAN - which is supported by the naming pattern of James and Euphemia's children) [3][4]

Reference

Reference: 14495

Christening

Christening:
Date: 26 MAY 1822
Place: Kelso, Roxburghshire, Scotland
Note: although this bap. is to Thomas F. and Helen McLEAN and James' dth cert says mother Margaret McLEAN - the latter is assumed incorrect, both by naming pattern of children, and because of the existence of this baptism[5][6][7]

Occupation

Occupation: labourer
Date: 1857
Place: Kelso, Roxburghshire, Scotland[8]
Occupation: labourer
Place:  ?Kelso, Roxburghshire, Scotland[9]

Marriage

Husband: James Fairbairn
Wife: Euphemia Reid
Marriage:
Date: 29 NOV 1840
Place: Kelso, Roxburghshire, Scotland[10]
Census:
Date: 1841
Place: Kelso, Roxburghshire, Scotland
Note: FAIRBAIRN: James 20 ; Euphemia 20 ; Thomas 4 mos all b cty[11]
Census:
Date: 1851
Place: Kelso, Roxburghshire, Scotland
Note: FAIRBAIRN: James 28 labourer; wife Euphima (sic) 30; Children: Mary 9, Helen 5, Margret (sic) 3; Agness 9mths All b Kelso[12]
Census:
Date: 1861
Place: Kelso, Roxburghshire, Scotland
Note: FAIRBAIRN: James 39 labourer b Kelso; wife Euphemia 40 b Kelso; Children: Mary 18 dtr ; Thomas 17 skinner; Helen 16 dtr; Margaret 14 dtr; Agnes 11, William 8, scholars; James 4 ; George 2; all b Kelso[13]
Census:
Date: 1871
Place: Kelso, Roxburghshire, Scotland
Note: FAIRBAIRN: James 50 stone breaker b Kelso; Euphemia 50 b Kelso; Children: William 19 skinner; James 13, George 11, Elizabeth 8, all scholars; Euphemia 6 ; All b Kelso[14]
Census:
Date: 1881
Place: Kelso, Roxburghshire, Scotland
Note: James, gen. lab, 58 wife Euphemia, 57, laundress. Children: James, 25 gen. lab, George, 21 rope maker, Mary (CULBERTSON), 37 laundress, all b. Kelso. Also Michael CULBERTSON, 36 son-in-law gen lab b Kelso and Jemima NICHOL, grd dtr 3.[15]
Husband: Thomas Fairbairn
Wife: Helen McLean
Child: James Fairbairn
Child: William Fairbairn
Marriage:
Date: 23 MAR 1821
Place: Kelso, Roxburghshire, Scotland
Note: assumes Margaret from James' dth cert is really Helen[16][17][18][19]
Census:
Date: 1841
Place: Kelso, Roxburghshire, Scotland
Note: FAIRBAIRN: Thomas 50 ag lab b ROX; Assumed wife: Helen 40 ; Assumed son: William 15 b ROX; Also CHISHOLM: Catherine 20, William 20 gardner j(ourneyman); CRAWLEY, ag lab b Scotland; FRESHOLDS b IRL; GRACE; McQUIN; John THOMSON sawyer 60 b ROX[20]
Census:
Date: 1851
Place: Kelso, Roxburghshire, Scotland
Note: FAIRBAIRN: Thomas 64 lab scavanger b BEW; wife Helen 55 b Melrose; Grdson Thomas 6 scholar b Kelso; Lodger: John PEEBLES, 55 hawker b PEE; COIL 66 & 7 both b IRL ; BERRY hawker b HAD[21]

Sources

  1. Fairbairn-755 was created by Lorna Henderson through the import of FBJamesLINDSAYAgnes4WTJun2015.ged on Jun 16, 2015. This comment and citation can be deleted after the biography has been edited and primary sources are included.
  2. Source: #S56 Page: Dth 27 Dec 1890 James FAIRBAIRN, reg. Kelso, ROX Dist 793 Pg 28 #84, copy d/loaded May 2008
  3. Source: #S56 Page: Dth 27 Dec 1890 James FAIRBAIRN, reg. Kelso, ROX Dist 793 Pg 28 #84, copy d/loaded May 2008
  4. Source: #S2 Page: Jan 2011
  5. Source: #S1596 Page: Bap. 26 May 1822 James s/o Thomas FAIRBAIRN & Helen MACLEAN, batch C117938, Kelso, Roxburghshire, extracted May 2008
  6. Source: #S56 Page: Dth 27 Dec 1890 James FAIRBAIRN, reg. Kelso, ROX Dist 793 Pg 28 #84, copy d/loaded May 2008
  7. Source: #S2 Page: Jan 2011
  8. Source: #S333 Page: birth cert James trans. S Hepburn May 2001
  9. Source: #S333
  10. Source: #S888
  11. Source: #S800 Page: Kelso, ROX Par. 793 ED 3 Pg 38, hsehold of James & Euphemia FAIRBAIRN, extracted Jan 2011
  12. Source: #S1610 Page: 1851 Kelso Burgh, ROX Scotland1851/793 ED 4 F 814 Pg 40 Sched 167, hsehold of James & Euphima FAIRBAIRN, extracted Mar 2008
  13. Source: #S802 Page: Kelso, ROX Reg, 793 ED 10 Sched 187, hsehold of James & Euphemia FAIRBAIRN, extracted May 2008
  14. Source: #S803 Page: Kelso, ROX Reg. 793 ED 10 Pg 11 Sched 67, hsehold of James & Euphemia FAIRBAIRN, extracted Dec 2009
  15. Source: #S210 Page: FHL Film 0224041 GRO Ref Volume 793 EnumDist 11 Page 13
  16. Source: #S56 Page: Dth 27 Dec 1890 James FAIRBAIRN, reg. Kelso, ROX Dist 793 Pg 28 #84, copy d/loaded May 2008
  17. Source: #S1596 Page: Marr. 23 Mar 1821 Thomas FAIRBAIRN & Helen MACLEAN, batch M117938, Kelso, Roxburghshire, extracted May 2008
  18. Source: #S801 Page: Kelso, ROX Par. 793 ED 4 Pg 40 Sched 168, hsehold of Thomas & Helen FAIRBAIRN, extracted May 2008
  19. Source: #S800 Page: Kelso, ROX Par 793 ED 2, hsehold of Thomas & Helen FAIRBAIRN, extracted May 2008
  20. Source: #S800 Page: Kelso, ROX Par. 793 ED 2, hsehold of Thomas & Helen FAIRBAIRN, extracted May 2008
  21. Source: #S801 Page: Kelso, ROX Par. 793 ED 4 Pg 40 Sched 168, hsehold of Thomas & Helen FAIRBAIRN, extracted Mar 2008


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