George Fairbairn m. Sarah Scholes from Cavan&Monaghan, N Ireland. Came to Aust.
My Great Grandparents, George & Sarah Fairbairn,came to Australia on the ship "Edward Oliver" in 1856. Their parents were Walter & Elanor Fairbairn of Cavan & William & Elizabeth Scholes of Monaghan in Northern Ireland.
They settled at Robertson, inland from Kiama in N.S.W.
William H.Born 1857 D 1858
Mary JaneB1861 M.Samuel Philpott Kiama 1882
Martha AnnB1862 M.John F. Sinklater 1892
GeorgeB1865 D 13/7/1883 Falling tree accidentat Alstonville near Lismore/BallinaAbraham A.B1867 D 1918 Goulburn [aka Fairburn]
SarahB1871 D 1872
Isabella K.B1872 M Thomas Coulson 1899 D 1938 [aka Fairburn]
Lydia EllenB1875 D 1877
Frederick JamesB1877 [MY GRANDFATHER] M Sarah Alice Stanford at/near Lismore N.S.W 1900
I have later info on some of these relatives.