James Fairbairn (m. Isabella CAMPBELL)1

(say 1795 - bet. 1827 - 1837)


     James Fairbairn was born say 1795 ?ROX, SCT.2,1 He married Isabella Campbell, daughter of John Campbell and Elizabeth Hogg, say 1819 ?ROX or ?BEW, SCT.1,3
     James Fairbairn died bet. 1827 - 1837 ?Kelso, ROX, SCT.1,4

DNA Info

     James belongs to a tested line in the FAIRBAIRN Surname DNA Project. Follow this link for supplementary DNA information.


     James Fairbairn is the ancestor of researcher James Edward Fairbairn. Email: James.5


Isabella Campbell (circa 1806 - Nov 1885)
  • John Fairbairn6,2 (circa Dec 1820 - Mar 1894)
  • James Fairbairn4,7 (Oct 1822 - Apr 1864)
  • Robert Fairbairn8 (Jun 1825 - aft. 1857)
  • William Fairbairn1,2,9 (circa Jun 1827 - May 1891)
ChartsLineage 1b4a: James & Isabella (CAMPBELL) FAIRBAIRN
Last Edited11 Mar 2016


  1. [S333] GRO, SCT, BDM searches at GRO SCT: Marr. 1875 William FAIRBAIRN & Hannah BROWN, transcr. Stuart H, rcvd Jun 1999.
  2. [S1610] FreeCensus, UK online at http://www.freecen.org.uk/, 1841 Ancrum, ROX SCT1841/780 Ancrum, ED 1 Folio 1 Pg 6, hsehold of John & Isobella LADLAW (sic), extracted May 2006.
  3. [S3042] 1851 Census index or image, SCT, http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/, 1851 Census Roxburgh: Dist 803/2/2 Pg 23 Sched 86, hsehold of John & Isabel LAIDLAW, copy d/loaded May 2006.
  4. [S56] Scottish BMDB entries (from 1855), http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/index.php, Marr. 1860 James FAIRBAIRN and Mary BRYDONE, Roxburgh Dist 803 #1, copy d/loaded May 2006.
  5. [S1963] James Edward FAIRBAIRN, "EM FAIRBAIRN, Jedburgh ex James F," e-mail to FAIRBAIRN GenForum & L Henderson, Rcvd Sep 2000; Updated Mar 2016.
  6. [S56] Scottish BMDB entries (from 1855), http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/index.php, Dth 16 Mar 1894 John s/o James FAIRBAIRN & Isabella LAIDLAW, reg. Selkirk, SEL Dist 778 Pg 11 #31, copy d/loaded May 2008.
  7. [S1963] James Edward FAIRBAIRN, "EM FAIRBAIRN, Jedburgh ex James F," e-mail to FAIRBAIRN GenForum & L Henderson, Rcvd Sep 2000.
  8. [S1596] Online search: assorted surnames, International Genealogical Index (IGI), Chr 1825 Robert FAIRBAIRN, batch C118074, extracted May 2006.
  9. [S56] Scottish BMDB entries (from 1855), http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/index.php, Dth 19 May 1891 William FAIRBAIRN, Morebattle, ROX Dist 801 Pg 3 #7, copy d/loaded Mar 2009.
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