Age 5y 7m 1d; son of H. & S. Fairburn. (Hugh & Sophia)Name is on the stone of Moses Fairburn. Name is spelled Fairburn on stone and in WPA records.
Naturalization record for his grandfather Moses has name spelled Fairbourne. Sibblings of James were William, John W., Charles L. & Mary E. (1870 Census Keokuk County Iowa) I haven't checked the 1880 census.