George Mair

M, #3206, b. 11 May 1899, d. 5 January 1984
     George Mair was born on 11 May 1899 at 280 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1,2 He was the son of James Mair and Margaret Smith. His family was known by the tee-name of "Slater" or "Latin". George Mair was a fisherman. He married Margaret Mair at Seafield Hall, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 18 March 1925.3,2
The Buckie and District Directory for 1926 shows that George Mair lived at Arranmore, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.4 George died on 5 January 1984 at 14 Cameron Crescent, Buckie, Moray, Scotland, at age 84.2

Children of George Mair and Margaret Mair


  1. [S7654] George Mair, Register of Births in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "George Mair, 1899, May Eleventh 5h 0m P.M. at 280 Portknockie, Seafield (Rathven), Male. Father: James Mair "Slater", Fisherman. Mother: Margaret Mair M. S. Smith, married 1887 December 23d in Seafield. Informant: Margaret Mair, Mother. Registered: 1899, June 2nd at Seafield Manse, James McIntyre, Registrar."
  2. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.
  3. [S7656] George Mair to Margaret Mair, Marriage entry, "1925 on the Eighteenth day of March at Seafield Hall, Portknockie, Seafield (Rathven). After Banns, According to the Forms of the Established Church of Scotland. George Mair, Fisherman (Bachelor), age 25, usual residence Arranmore, King Edward Terrace, Portknockie, parents James Mair Fisherman and Margaret Mair M.S. Smith. Margaret Mair, Fishergirl (Spinster), age 24, usual residence 5 Station Street, Portknockie, parents John Mair Fisherman and Catherine Mair M.S. Slater. James McIntyre, Minister of Seafield Parish. James Mair, Arranmore, King Edward Terrace, Portknockie, Witness. Catherine Mair, 5 Station Street, Portknockie, Witness. Registered 1925 March 19th at Manse of Seafield, James McIntyre Registrar."
  4. [S727] Buckie and District Directory, 1926, page 76: PORTKNOCKIE, "Mair, George, Arranmore."