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Alexander Fairbairn (1788 - abt. 1851)

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Alexander Fairbairn
Born in Ednam, Roxburghshire, Scotlandmap
Brother of
Husband of — married in Coldstream, Berwickshire, Scotlandmap
Died about in ?Kersknowe, Par. of Eckford, Roxburghshire, Scotlandmap
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Contents

Biography

Name

Name: Alexander /Fairbairn/ [1][2][3]

Birth

Birth:
Date: 07 DEC 1788
Place: Ednam, Roxburghshire, Scotland
Note: entry reads James Fairbairn Carter in Ednam and Agnes Lindsay his spouse had a son born 7 Dec 1788 named Alexr, and for some reason has Archbald Shaw bracketed beside the entry[4][5]

Death

Death:
Date: BET 1851 AND 1855
Place:  ?Kersknowe, Par. of Eckford, Roxburghshire, Scotland
Note: not immediately obvious in Sct index after 1855[6]

Imported only 1851 from Death Date and marked as uncertain.

Reference

Reference: 15476

Occupation

Occupation: a farm servant, dec. when son Thomas died, likewise in 1890 when son Alexander died
Date: 1883
Place:  ?Roxburghshire, Scotland[7]

Marriage

Husband: Alexander Fairbairn
Wife: Isabella Atcheson
Child: Thomas Fairbairn
Child: James Fairbairn
Child: John Fairbairn
Child: Robert Fairbairn
Child: Agnes Fairbairn
Child: Helen Fairbairn
Child: Alexander Fairbairn
Child: Jane Fairbairn
Child: Isabella Fairbairn
Marriage:
Date: 25 NOV 1808
Place: Coldstream, Berwickshire, Scotland
Note: Entry reads: Alexander Fairbairn of this Parish and Isabella Atchison of the Parish of Eccles were married Irregularly on the 25th day of Novr 1808 (several entries later a Rachel FAIRBAIRN of Cornhill married John FOSTER)[8][9][10][11]
Census:
Date: 1841
Place: Timpendean, Par. of Jedburgh, Roxburghshire, Scotland
Note: FAIRBAIRN (all b ROX): Alexander 50 ag lab; Isable (sic) 50; Isable 20 ag lab; Agnes 12 ag lab; (next page) Helen 10 ag lab; Alexander 3[12]
Census:
Date: 1851
Place: Kersknowe, Par. of Eckford, Roxburghshire, Scotland
Note: FAIRBAIRN: Alexr 62 head, ag lab b Ednam ROX (originally Ednam BEW); wife Isabella 60 b Swinton, BEW; Children: James 36 (widower) ag lab b Eccles, BEW; John 25 ag lab b Oxnam, ROX; Grdsons: Alexander 12 scholar b Eccles; James 7 b Ancrum, ROX[13]
Husband: James Fairbairn
Wife: Agnes Lindsay
Child: Thomas Fairbairn
Child: Alexander Fairbairn
Marriage:
Date: EST 1785
Place:  ?Ednam, Roxburghshire, Scotland[14]

Sources

  1. Source: #S333 Dth 1890 Alexander FAIRBAIRN (Dist 807 #1), transc by Stuart H, rcvd Dec 2003
  2. Source: #S873 Page: Marr. 1865 Isabella HILL nee FAIRBAIRN and William GALLOP, extract rcvd Jun 1998
  3. Source: #S1005 Page: Dec 1995
  4. Source: #S1610 Page: 1851 Eckford, ROX Scotland1851/787 ED 2 Page 11 Schedule 44, hsehold of Alexander & Isabella FAIRBAIRN, extracted Oct 2005
  5. Source: #S55 Birth 7 Dec 1788 Alexr s/o James FAIRBAIRN & Agnes LINDSAY, Par. of Ednam, ROX Dist 788 010 118, copy d/loaded May 2008
  6. Source: #S1005 Dec 1995
  7. Source: #S333 Dth 1890 Alexander FAIRBAIRN (Dist 807 #1), transc by Stuart H, rcvd Dec 2003
  8. Source: #S333 Page: Dth 1890 Alexander FAIRBAIRN (Dist 807 #1), transc by Stuart H, rcvd Dec 2003
  9. Source: #S873 Page: Rcvd Jun 1998
  10. Source: #S1596 Page: Mar. 1808 Alexander FAIRBAIRN and Isabella ATCHISON, batch M117334, extracted Dec 1995
  11. Source: #S55 Page: Marr. 25 Nov 1808 Alexander FAIRBAIRN (Coldstream) and Isabella ATCHISON (Eccles), at Coldstream, BEW 733/00 0030 0211, copy d/loaded Dec 2010
  12. Source: #S1610 1841 Jedburgh, ROX Scotland1841/792 ED 5 Folio 5 Page 11, hsehold of Alexander & Isabel FAIRBAIRN, extracted Oct 2005
  13. Source: #S1610 1851 Eckford, ROX Scotland1851/787 ED 2 Page 11 Schedule 44, hsehold of Alexander & Isabella FAIRBAIRN, extracted Oct 2005
  14. Source: #S55 Birth 7 Dec 1788 Alexr s/o James FAIRBAIRN & Agnes LINDSAY, Par. of Ednam, ROX Dist 788 010 118, copy d/loaded May 2008
  • Source: S1005 Corres. re WIGHT/BUCKHOLM/MALCOLM & assorted Borders names between Bob W (Bristol, ENG) & Lorna Henderson (NZ)
  • Source: S1610 FreeCensus, UK, Url: http://freecen.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl
  • Source: S333 BDMs, Scotland death indices, & researcher extracts, from GRO, SCT
  • Source: S55 Scottish Birth, Marriage, Burial entries (to 1854) http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/index.php
  • Source: S873 Corres. re FAIRBAIRN/HILLS between Jim HILL (?CAN) and Lorna Hen (NZ) Publication: Jun 1998
  • Fairbairn-758 was created by Lorna Henderson through the import of FBJamesLINDSAYAgnes4WTJun2015.ged on Jun 16, 2015


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