I have info re 2 marriages and 1 birth for Fairbairns in Northumberland, England. 18th June 1853 in the Presbyterian Meeting House, Crookham in the Disrict of Glendale, Northumberland William Fairbairn, 28, bachelor, shepherd of Mardon father: George Fairbairn, shepherd married Isabella Black, 24, spinster of Fleehope father Adam Black, shepherd witnesses: Aleaxander Fairbairn & Christina Fairbairn
24th December 1885 at the United Presbyterian church, Warkworth in the district of Alnwick, Northumberland Thomas Matheson Fairbairn, 34, bachelor, cattle salesman of Houndean, Warkworth father: Robert Fairbairn (deceased) cattle salesman married Laura McLain, 25, spinster of Hermitage, Warkworth father: John McLain, farmer witnesses: John Wilson & M. M. Fairbairn
Birth cert. 17th June 1856 Registration District Alnwick Sub-district of Warkworth,Northumberland born at Shortridge, Low Buston John Matheson, father: Robert Fairbairn, shepherd mother: Sarah Fairbairn formerly Mathison informant: Robert Fairbairn, father, of Shortridge, Low Buston. Hope this helps someone.