George Fairbourn

9 January 1767–21 November 1832
Tadcaster, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of George

When George Fairbourn was christened on 9 January 1767, in Tadcaster, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Fairbourn, was 39 and his mother, Mary Turpin, was 37. He died on 21 November 1832, at the age of 65.

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Family Time Line

William Fairbourn
1727–1807
Mary Turpin
1729–1794
John Fairbourn
1754–1834
Thomas Fairbourn
1757–1828
Mary Fairbourne
1759–1765
Ann Fairbourn
1760–1767
Henry Fairbourn
1762–1829
Elizabeth Fairbourn
1763–
Ann Fairbourn
1765–
Jane Fairbourn
1765–
George Fairbourn
1767–1832
William Fairbourn
1769–
Catherine Fairbourn
1772–1778

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World Events (5)

1801 · The Act of Union

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.
1815

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

Name Meaning

Northern English: habitational name from Fairburn in North Yorkshire, so named from Old English fearn ‘fern’ + burna ‘stream’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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