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From: "Donald Byers" <>
Subject: Re: [ONT-LEEDS-GRENVILLE] Fairbairns of Edwardsburg
Date: Fri, 4 Apr 2008 20:13:25 -0500
In-Reply-To: <43549.16289.qm@web56612.mail.re3.yahoo.com>


There are no Derrigs in the book and the only Collins reference is
Thomas Collins, a shoemaker who married Ann King daughter of Constant
King and Sarah Endring. No other details are given.

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Derrig
Sent: Friday, April 04, 2008 2:40 PM
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Subject: Re: [ONT-LEEDS-GRENVILLE] Fairbairns of Edwardsburg

Before I request this book thru interlibrary loan, would you be willing
to do a lookup and see if there are any Derrigs or Collins mentioned?

Thanks,
Mickey

"tele.pathic" <> wrote:
There are plenty of mentions of Fairbairns in Edwardsburgh Township
History by Edwardsburgh Historians.

And:
Buried St Andew's Presb Cem, Edwardsburgh.
Thomas FAIRBAIRN (age 37) of Spencerville (b. Calso Scotland) parents
James and Ellen, married Jane NEWMAN (age 21) (my 2nd g Aunt) of
Spencerville (b. Johnstown) parents John and Elizabeth. May 12, 1859.

Linda



wrote:
> I know that there is a book about some of the early families in the
area.
> If someone can copy the information about the Fairbairns I would be
very
> grateful.
>
> I am not sure if this is a book about Prescott, Edwardsburg or
Spencerville.
> All three places are noted on B/M/D records so I suspect that they are
all
> very close. The Fairbairns were there about 1850. They were a large
family
> and for the most part stayed there for a long time. I believe that
James was
> born in Scotland but his children were all born once in Ontario. I
think
> that James had several siblings who also had families in the area.
>
> I had the name of the book years ago and just can't find it. Does
anyone
> know of such a book?
>
>
> Bonnie
> in California
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