Robert Fairbairn

(say 1766 - Mar 1832)
Assumed fatherMale Fairbairn (say 1742 - )
BirthRobert Fairbairn was born say 1766 ?Berwickshire, Scotland
MarriageHe married Elizabeth Crosbie 24 Jan 1790 Smailholm, Roxburghshire, Scotland, Entry for 24 Jan reads: Robert Fairbairn to Elisabeth Crosbie.
Shows on igi as Robert FAIRBAIRN to Elizabeth CORSBIE (and on Sct People index - writing could easily be turned into CROSBIE.) 
DeathRobert Fairbairn died 28 Mar 1832 Overtown, Par. of Smailholm, Roxburghshire, Scotland
BurialHe was buried Smailholm, Roxburghshire, Posting reads: Robert FAIRBAIRN labourer resident in Overtown of Smailholm died 29 Mar 1832 and was buried in Smailholm churchyard on 30 Mar 1832 Elizabeth Crosbie or Fairbairn in Smailholm Overtown died on 28 Sep 1829 and was buried in Smailholm churchyard 30 Sep 1829 (assumes correct id - the 1832 burial of Robert is verified, but Eliza's date has to be suspect, given she's with dtr Agnes in 1841)
Burial in the Smailholm OPRs 1849: Fairbairn Elizabeth, East Third died on the 6th day of March aged 82 and was buried in Smailholm Churchyard on the 7th of March. 
WebLinkClick here to see further information on Robert and his/her family in the One Name Study. 
Researcher(Progenitor)Robert's line is being researched by Geoffrey Lachlan Fairbairn (F-39)
ChartsLineage 1 DNA Theoretical Overall Signature
Last Edited10 Jun 2012


Elizabeth Crosbie (cir. 1766 - Sep 1829)
  • Andrew Fairbairn (Aug 1790 - Jan 1861)