Helen Wood

F, #1946, b. 6 August 1872, d. 29 September 1934
     Helen Wood was born on 6 August 1872 at 4 Shore Street, Portsoy, Banffshire, Scotland.1,2 She was the daughter of James Wood and Ann Hogg. Her family was known by the tee-name of "Doo". She married Alexander Mair at Seatown, Portsoy, Banffshire, Scotland, on 30 October 1896.1 As of 30 October 1896, her married name was Helen Mair.
She was listed as head of household's wife in the 1901 census at Shore Street, Portsoy, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Alexander Mair, head; Helen Mair, wife; William Mair, son.3
Helen died on 29 September 1934 at Rocklyn, Barbank Street, Portsoy, Banffshire, Scotland, at age 62.1,2

Children of Helen Wood and Alexander Mair


  1. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.
  2. [S3190] Arnold Pirie, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Arnold Pirie of Portknockie, Scotland, from notes in the family bible of James Wood "Doo", late of Portknockie and Portsoy (1843 - 1890).
  3. [S6907] 1901, Scottish Census, "Helen Mair, wife, married, female, age 28, born in Banffshire, Portsoy, resident in Shore Street."