Ann Mair

F, #152, b. 11 September 1860, d. 10 February 1927
     Ann Mair was born on 11 September 1860 at Parish of Seafield, Banffshire, Scotland.1 She was the daughter of George Mair and Margaret Wood. Her family was known by the tee-name of "Dear". She married James Donaldson at Seafield Church, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 10 November 1882.2,3,4 As of 10 November 1882, her married name was Ann Donaldson.
She was listed as head of household's wife in the 1891 census at Church Street, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Jas Donaldson, head; Ann Donaldson, wife; Helen Donaldson, daughter; Maggie Donaldson, daughter; James Donaldson, son; Georgina Donaldson, daughter.5
Ann died on 10 February 1927 at 17 Church Street, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, at age 66.6,3

Children of Ann Mair and James Donaldson


  1. [S1080] LDS Church, International Genealogical Index, "Ann Mair, female. Birth: 11 SEP 1860 Seafield, Banff, Scotland. Father: George Mair. Mother: Margaret Wood."
  2. [S2430] James Donaldson to Ann Mair, Statutory Register of Marriages in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "1882, on the Tenth day of November at Seafield Church, Seafield, Rathven, After Banns, According to the Forms of the Established Church of Scotland. James Donaldson, Fisherman (Bachelor), 26 years, resident at Portknockie, Father: James Donaldson, Fisherman, Mother: Helen Donaldson M.S. Wood. Ann Mair, Fisherman's Daughter (Spinster), 22 years, resident at Portknockie, Father: George Mair "Dear", Fisherman (Deceased), Mother: Margaret Mair M.S Wood. James McIntyre, Minister of Seafield. John Donaldson Witness. William Mair Witness. Registered: 1882, November 10th at Manse of Seafield, James McIntyre Registrar."
  3. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.
  4. [S776] Edgar Donaldson Mair, Buckie, Moray, Information kindly supplied by Edgar Mair of Buckie, Scotland.
  5. [S5685] 1891, Scottish Census, "Ann Donaldson, wife, married, female, age 30, born in Rathven, Banffshire, resident at Church Street, Portknockie."
  6. [S2425] Ann Donaldson née Mair, Register of Deaths in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "Ann Donaldson (Widow of James Donaldson, Fisherman), died 1927, February Tenth 11h 45m A.M. at 17 Church St., Portknockie, Seafield (Rathven), Female, 66 years, Father: George Mair "Dear" Fisherman (Deceased), Mother: Margaret Mair M.S. Wood (Deceased), Cause of death: Syncope, Carcinoma of rectum (primary), Carcinomatous Growth in Liver & Spleen, As cert. by I. Geddes Smith M.B.Ch.B., Informant: David Mair, Brother, 27 High St., Portknockie, Registered: 1927, February 11th at Manse of Seafield, James McIntyre Registrar."