Margaret Gardiner

F, #1964, b. 15 July 1866, d. 20 August 1945
     Margaret Gardiner was born on 15 July 1866 at Seatown, Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland.1,2 She was the daughter of Alexander Gardiner and Helen Mair. She married John Mair at Seatown, Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland, on 5 October 1888.3,4,5,2 As of 5 October 1888, her married name was Margaret Mair.
She was listed as head of household's wife in the 1891 census at 146 Seatown, Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: John Mair, head; Margret Mair, wife; James Mair, son.6
Margaret died on 20 August 1945 at 1 Campbell Street, Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland, at age 79.4,5

Children of Margaret Gardiner and John Mair


  1. [S1390] LDS Church, International Genealogical Index, "Margaret Gardiner, female. Birth: 15 JUL 1866 Cullen, Banff, Scotland. Father: Alexander Gardiner. Mother: Helen Mair."
  2. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.
  3. [S1827] John Mair to Margaret Gardiner, Marriage entry, "1888 on the Fifth day of October at Seatown, Cullen. After Banns according to the Forms of the Established Church of Scotland. John Mair, Fisherman (Bachelor), age 27, usual residence Cullen, parents James Mair Fisherman and Ann Mair M.S. Falconer. Margaret Gardiner, Domestic Servant (Spinster), age 22, usual residence Cullen, parents Alexander Gardiner Fisherman and Helen Gardiner M.S. Mair. William T.P. Macdonald, Minister of Cullen. Mary Mair Witness, John Wood Witness. Registered 1888 October 8th at Cullen, Jno Allan Registrar."
  4. [S1813] Edward and Hectorina Louvine Kemp, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Edward and Louvine Kemp of Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada.
  5. [S1814] Edward and Hectorina Louvine Kemp, Findlay faa's fa fae "Toper" Website, Edward and Louvine Kemp's website.
  6. [S6394] 1891, Scottish Census, "Margret Mair, wife, married, female, age 24, born in Banffshire, Cullen, fisherman's wife, resident at 146 Seatown."