David Mair

M, #3103, b. 16 February 1846
     David Mair was born on 16 February 1846 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of Alexander Mair and Margaret Mair. David Mair was baptized on 13 April 1846 at Parish of Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland.1 His family was known by the tee-name of "Bobbin" or "Bobbin Dandy". He was a fisherman. He married Ann Wood at Seafield Church, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 1 October 1875.2,3,4
He was listed as head of household in the 1881 census at 29 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: David Mair Dandie, head; Ann Mair, wife; Alex. Mair, son; Maggie Mair, daughter; Ellen (sic) Mair, daughter.5

He was listed as head of household in the 1891 census at 29 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: David Mair “Bobin”, head; Ann (Wood “King” crossed out) Mair, wife; Alexr Mair “Bobin”, son; Maggie Mair “Bobin”, daughter; Hellen Mair “Bobin”, daughter; William Mair “Bobin”, son; Mary Mair “Bobin”, daughter; David Mair “Bobin”, son.6

He was listed as head of household in the 1901 census at 88 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: David Mair, head; Ann Mair, wife; William Mair, son; Mary A Mair, daughter; David Mair, son.7

Children of David Mair and Ann Wood

Citations

  1. [S2491] LDS Church, International Genealogical Index, "David Mair, male. Birth: 16 FEB 1846. Christening: 13 APR 1846 Cullen, Banff, Scotland. Father: Alexander Mair. Mother: Margaret Mair."
  2. [S2490] David Mair to Ann Wood, Marriage entry, "1875 on the First day of October at Church of Seafield. After Banns according to the Forms of the Church of Scotland. David Mair, Fisherman, Bachelor, age 29, usual residence Portknockie, Parish of Rathven, parents Alexander Mair "Bobin" Fisherman (Deceased) and Margaret Mair M.S. Mair (Deceased). Ann Wood, Her X Mark, Fisherman's daughter (Spinster), James Mair Witness, James Wood Witness, age 27, usual residence Portknockie, Parish of Rathven, parents William Wood "King" Fisherman and Ann (sic) Wood M.S. Imlah. Thomas Fraser, Minister Seafield. James Mair Witness. James Wood Witness. Registered 1875 October 2d at Manse of Seafield, Thomas Fraser Registrar."
  3. [S2489] LDS Church, International Genealogical Index, "David Mair, male. Spouse: Ann Wood. Marriage: 01 OCT 1875, Seafield, Banff, Scotland."
  4. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.
  5. [S6831] 1881, Scottish Census, "David Mair Dandie, head, married, male, age 31, born in Banffshire, Portknockie, fisherman, resident at 29 Portknockie, has 1 room with one or more windows."
  6. [S6833] 1891, Scottish Census, "David Mair "Bobin", head, married, male, age 44, born in Banffshire, Portknockie, fisherman, working on own account, resident at 29 Portknockie, has 2 rooms with one or more windows."
  7. [S6834] 1901, Scottish Census, "David Mair, head, married, male, age 50, born in Banffshire, Portknockie, fisherman, working on own account, resident at 88 Portknockie, has 2 rooms with one or more windows."