Ann Mair

F, #1410, b. 28 August 1868, d. 7 May 1897
     Ann Mair was born on 28 August 1868 at Parish of Seafield, Banffshire, Scotland.1 She was the daughter of David Mair and Helen Donaldson. Her family was known by the tee-name of "Bobbin".
She was listed as head of household's daughter in the 1871 census at 225 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: David Mair, head; Helen Mair, wife; George Mair, son; John Mair, son; David Mair, son; Jane Mair, daughter; Helen Mair, daughter; William Mair, son; James Mair, son; Ann Mair, daughter.2
They was the informant for Annie Sutherland's birth at 267 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 9 March 1890.3,4 She married Joseph Addison Sutherland at Seafield Church, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 25 December 1890.5,4 As of 25 December 1890, her married name was Ann Sutherland. Ann died on 7 May 1897 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, at age 28. The Libindex record indicates that there is a memorial (H164) in Hillhead Cemetery, but it does not record that she was interred there.6,7,8,4

Children of Ann Mair and Joseph Addison Sutherland


  1. [S873] LDS Church, International Genealogical Index, "Ann Mair, female. Birth: 28 AUG 1868 Seafield, Banff, Scotland. Father: David Mair. Mother: Helen Donaldson."
  2. [S874] 1871, Scottish Census, "Ann Mair, daughter, female, age 2, born in Portknockie, Banffshire, resident at 225 Portknockie."
  3. [S2098] Annie Sutherland, Register of Births in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "Annie Sutherland (Illegitimate), 1890, March Ninth 1h 0m A.M. at 267 Portknockie, Seafield (Rathven), Female. Father: Joseph Sutherland, House Carpenter. Mother: Annie Mair, Domestic Servant. Informant: Annie Mair, Mother, Joseph Sutherland, Father, Portknockie. Registered: 1890, March 20(?)th at Seafield Manse, James McIntyre, Registrar."
  4. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.
  5. [S2091] Joseph Addison Sutherland to Ann Mair, Marriage entry, "1890 on the Twenty Fifth day of December at Seafield Church. After Banns According to the Forms of the Established Church of Scotland. Joseph Addison Sutherland, Joiner (Master), (Bachelor), age 23, usual residence Portknockie, parents Alexander Sutherland Fisherman and Mary Ann Sutherland M.S. Addison. Annie Mair, Fisherman's Daughter, (Spinster), age 22, usual residence Portknockie, parents David Mair "Bobin" Fisherman and Helen Mair M.S. Donaldson. James McIntyre Minister of Seafield. George Sutherland Witness. William Mair Witness. Registered 1890 December 26th at Manse of Seafield, James McIntyre Registrar."
  6. [S1007] Ann Sutherland (née Mair), Statutory Register of Deaths in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "Annie Sutherland (Married to Joseph Sutherland Master Joiner), died 1897 May Seventh, at 12h Midnight, Portknockie, Seafield (Rathven), Female, 28 years. Father: David Mair "Bobbin", Fisherman, Mother: Helen Mair M.S. Donaldson (Deceased). Cause of death: Perimetritis 14 days, Pelvic Abscess, as Cert. by W.R. Duguid M.B.C.M. Informant: Robert Bruce, Brother-in-law. Registered: 1897, May 11th at Manse of Seafield, James McIntyre, Registrar."
  7. [S3398] Death notice, page 1, column 1, Banffshire Advertiser and Buckie and Moray Firth Fishing and General Gazette, Vol. XVI, No. 807, "SUTHERLAND. - At Portknockie, on the 7th inst., Annie Mair, the beloved wife of Joseph Sutherland, house carpenter, in her 29th year. - Much and deeply regretted."
  8. [S1185] Ann Sutherland née Mair, Newspaper death notice data, "NM180047, Anne Sutherland (née Mair), c. 1868 to 07 MAY 1897. Date of Birth : c. 1868. Spouse's Name : Joseph Sutherland House Carpenter. Headstone Ref : H164. Date of Death : 07 MAY 1897. Place of Death : Portknockie."