Margaret Mair

F, #1327, b. 28 February 1805
     Margaret Mair was born on 28 February 1805 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1,2 She was baptized on 1 March 1805 at Parish of Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland.1 She was the daughter of William Mair and Ann Wood. Her family was known by the tee-name of "Shavie". She married James Wood. Her married name was Margaret Wood.
She was listed as a member of the household in the 1841 census at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: James Wood, 38; Margrete Wood, 35; James Wood, 14; Alexander Wood, 9; William Wood, 5; John Wood, 2; Margrete Wood, 10; Jannet Wood, 7; Ann Wood, 9 months.3

Children of Margaret Mair and James Wood


  1. [S1050] LDS Church, International Genealogical Index, "Margaret Mair, female. Birth: 28 FEB 1805. Christening: 01 MAR 1805 Cullen, Banff, Scotland. Father: William Mair. Mother: Ann Wood."
  2. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.
  3. [S8270] 1841, Scottish Census, "Margrete Wood, female, age 35, born in county, resident in Portknockie."