Rachel Cairncross1

(bet. 1791 - 1796 - aft. 1841)


     Rachel Cairncross was born bet. 1791 - 1796 ROX, SCT.1,2
     Rachel Cairncross married John Fairbairn say 1820 ?ROX, SCT.1
     Rachel Cairncross died aft. 1841 ?Jedburgh, ROX, SCT.2


     Rachel Cairncross appeared on the census of 1841 on Castle St, Jedburgh, ROX, SCT, as FAIRBAIRN (FREEBURN on ancestry): Rachell 45 F.S; CAIRNCROSS J, 75; FAIRBAIRN (FREEBURN): Hellen 20, Mgt 10; CAIRNCROSS: Mgt 12; All b ROX; (NB enumerators were instructed to round ages down to the nearest multiple of 5.)3,2


John Fairbairn (say 1791 - bet. 1833 - 1841)
  • Helen Fairbairn2 (circa 1821 - aft. 1841)
  • Rachel Fairbairn4 (circa 1827 - Feb 1886)
  • Margaret Fairbairn2 (circa 1832 - aft. 1881)
  • Robinson Cairncross Fairbairn1 (circa 1833 - 1912)
ChartsJohn and Rachel (CAIRNCROSS) FAIRBAIRN
Last Edited9 Jun 2012


  1. [S5] Ancestry.com online at http://search.ancestry.com, Dth 1912 Robinson Cairncross s/o Jno FAIRBAIRN & Rachel CAIRNCROSS, Boort, VIC #578, aged 79, from Australia Death Index, 1787-1985, extracted Mar 2011.
  2. [S201] 1841 Census transcripts, Scotland, via Ancestry.com, Jedburgh, ROX, SCT Par. 792 ED 2 F 2 Pg 8, hsehold of Rachell FREEBURN (FAIRBAIRN on freecen), extracted Mar 2011.
  3. [S1610] FreeCensus, UK online at http://www.freecen.org.uk/, SCT1841/792 ED 2 F 2 Pg 8/9 Jedburgh, ROX, hsehold of Rachell FAIRBAIRN (FREEBURN on ancestry), extracted Mar 2011.
  4. [S56] Scottish BMDB entries (from 1855), http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/index.php, Dth 27 Feb 1886 Rachel w/o Robert HAIG; d/o Robinson FAIRBAIRN & Rachel CAIRNCROSS, Jedburgh, ROX 792 #6, copy d/loaded Mar 2011.
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