Robert Fairbairn1

(say 1776 - bet. 1821 - 1841)

BDMs

     Robert Fairbairn was born say 1776 ?Melrose, ROX, SCT.1,2
     Robert Fairbairn married Margaret Elliot on 4 Jan 1800 Melrose, ROX, SCT, "Booked for marriage Robert Fairbairn and Peggy Elliot both in this parish Cautioner Mr James Milne.1,3,2
     Robert Fairbairn died bet. 1821 - 1841 ?Maxton, ROX, SCT.4
A number of patron submissions show a Robert bap to Robert FAIRBAIRN and Jean MARTIN, supported by an extracted record 27 Oct 1776. BUT naming pattern indicates Agnes not Jean, unless there's another dtr somewhere, certainly there's a gap between Isabel and Agnes.
If they did follow the naming pattern, possibly Robert & Agnes (LANDRETH) FAIRBAIRN enter the picture?5

Family

Margaret Elliot (Dec 1778 - Jun 1821)
Children
  • Robert Fairbairn6 (Jan 1801 - )
  • Isabel Fairbairn7,8 (circa Mar 1803 - Nov 1882)
  • Francis Fairbairn9 (Jul 1805 - Aug 1805)
  • Agnes Fairbairn10 (Nov 1810 - Nov 1883)
  • Francis Fairbairn11 (circa Aug 1813 - )
  • Margaret Fairbairn12 (circa Oct 1814 - aft. 1841)
  • John Fairbairn1 (circa Sep 1817 - Jan 1885)
ChartsRobert and Margaret (ELLIOT) FAIRBAIRN
Last Edited20 Dec 2012

Citations

  1. [S56] Scottish BMDB entries (from 1855), http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/index.php, Dth 13 Jan 1885 John FAIRBAIRN, reg. Smailholm ROX Dist 805 Pg 1 #2, copy d/loaded May 2008.
  2. [S55] Scottish BMDB entries (to 1854), http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/index.php, Marr. 4 Jan 1800 Robert FAIRBAIRN & Peggy ELLIOT,, Melrose, OPR, copy d/loaded May 2008.
  3. [S1596] Online search: assorted surnames, International Genealogical Index (IGI), Marr. 4 Jan 1800 Robert FAIRBAIRN & Margaret/Peggy ELLIOT, Melrose, ROX (a number of patron submissions), extracted May 2008.
  4. [S55] Scottish BMDB entries (to 1854), http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/index.php, Burial (assumed) 21 Jun 1821 Margaret ELLIOT w/o Robt FAIRBAIRN of Maxton, Melrose, ROX, 799/00 0449, copy d/loaded May 2009.
  5. [S2] Lorna Henderson, "FAIRBAIRN Analysis", May 2008.
  6. [S1596] Online search: assorted surnames, International Genealogical Index (IGI), Birth Jan 1801 Bap 4 Apr 1801 Robert s/o Robert FAIRBAIRN & Peggy ELLIOT, Melrose, ROX batch C100091, Melrose, ROX, extracted May 2008.
  7. [S1596] Online search: assorted surnames, International Genealogical Index (IGI), Bap 20 Mar 1803 Isabel d/o Robert FAIRBAIRN & Margaret ELLIOT, Melrose, ROX batch C100091, Melrose, ROX, extracted May 2008.
  8. [S56] Scottish BMDB entries (from 1855), http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/index.php, Dth 8 Mar 1883 William BOOKLESS, wid/o Elizabeth (sic) FAIRBAIRN, Jedburgh, ROX 792 #14, from Buchanan family tree on ancestry, online at http://trees.ancestry.com.au/tree/1336055/person/1161827860, copy d/loaded Jun 2011.
  9. [S2] Lorna Henderson, "FAIRBAIRN Analysis", Aug 2009.
  10. [S1596] Online search: assorted surnames, International Genealogical Index (IGI), Birth 15 Nov 1810 Bap 17 Mar 1811 Agnes d/o Robert FAIRBAIRN & Margaret ELLIOT, Melrose, ROX batch C100091, Melrose, ROX, extracted May 2008.
  11. [S1596] Online search: assorted surnames, International Genealogical Index (IGI), Bap 23 Aug 1813 Francis s/o Robert FAIRBAIRN & Margaret ELLIOT, batch C118042, St Boswells, ROX, extracted May 2008.
  12. [S1596] Online search: assorted surnames, International Genealogical Index (IGI), Bap 30 Oct 1814 Margaret d/o Robert FAIRBAIRN & Margaret ELLIOT, St Boswells, ROX batch C118042, St Boswells, ROX, extracted May 2008.
 
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