Alexander Slater

M, #3386, b. 1 June 1905, d. 22 December 1906
     Alexander Slater was born on 1 June 1905 at 239 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1,2 He was the son of James Mair Slater and Alexandrina Wood. His family was known by the tee-name of "Mash". Alexander died on 22 December 1906 at Sick Children's Hospital, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, at age 1.3,4,2 He was buried after 22 December 1906 at Hillhead Cemetery, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.4,5


  1. [S4159] Alexander Slater, Register of Births in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "Alexander Slater, 1905, June First 2h 0m A.M. at 239 Portknockie, Seafield (Rathven), Male. Father: James Mair Slater, Fisherman. Mother: Alexina Slater M.S. Wood, married 1904 December 16th in Seafield. Informant: Alexina Slater, Mother. Registered: 1905, June 21th at Seafield Manse, James McIntyre, Registrar."
  2. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.
  3. [S4170] Alexander Slater, Register of Deaths in the District of St Nicholas in the Burgh of Aberdeen, "Alexander Slater (Single), died 1906, December Twenty second 1h 0m P.M. at Sick Children's Hospital, Aberdeen (Us Res Mispah Place Portknockie), Male, 1 year. Father: James Mair Slater Fisherman, Mother: Alexina Slater M.S. Wood. Cause of death: Swallowed a Hat-pin, 3 Months, Septic Pneumonia, 7 Days, As Cert. by A.F. Wallace M.B. Ch.B. Informant: Alexr Slater, Grand-Father, Mispah Place, Portknockie. Registered: 1906, December 24th at Aberdeen, W.A. Ellis, Assistant Registrar."
  4. [S5500] James Mair Slater "Mash", Alexander Slater, George Slater, Ira George Slater and Margaret Burgess Slater Alexandrina Wood "King", Monumental inscription, "In loving memory of our dear mother ALEXINA WOOD (KING) who died 27th January 1951 aged 70 years, and our father JAMES MAIR SLATER (MASH) who died 27th July 1955 aged 75 years, also their sons ALEXANDER and GEORGE, and their son IRA GEORGE SLATER who died 26th July 2008 aged 82 years and his wife MARGARET BURGESS SLATER (PEGGY) who died 11th May 2011 aged 87 years."
  5. [S2712] Alexander Slater, Gravestone inscription data, "NM173477, Alexander Slater, c. ? to ?. Headstone Ref : H231."