One Quick Handwriting Transcription Challenge Every Day-for the genealogist in you
Looks likeE. G. Fairbairn
E G. Fairbairne
E G Fairbairne
E. G. Fairbairn.I think that is a period (like after the initials E and G) rather than the letter "e" at the end.
E. G. Fairbairne is how I would read it.I'm surprised that no one thought the "G" was an "A."