Evaline Jane Slater

F, #5315, b. 18 December 1911
     Evaline Jane Slater was born on 18 December 1911 at 311 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1,2 She was the daughter of James Mair Slater and Alexandrina Wood. Her family was known by the tee-name of "Mash". She married William Cruickshank at Cullen Bay Hotel, Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland, on 28 September 1938.3,2 As of 28 September 1938, her married name was Evaline Jane Cruickshank.


  1. [S4166] Evaline Jane Slater, Register of Births in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "Evaline Jane Slater, 1911, December Eighteenth 11h 0m P.M. at 311 Portknockie, Seafield (Rathven), Female. Father: James Mair Slater, Fisherman. Mother: Alexina Slater M.S. Wood "King", married 1904 December 16th in Seafield. Informant: Alexina Slater, Mother. Registered: 1912, January 8th at Seafield Manse, James McIntyre, Registrar."
  2. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.
  3. [S4137] William Cruickshank to Evaline Jane Slater, Statutory Register of Marriages in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "1938, on the Twenty-eighth day of September at Cullen Bay Hotel, Cullen, After Banns, According to the Forms of the Church of Scotland. William Cruickshank, Aerated Water Manufacturer (Bachelor), 34 years, resident at Glenburnie, Queen Street, Buckie, Father: William Cruickshank, Aerated Water Manufacturer, Mother: Sarah Cruickshank M.S. Gibb. Evaline Jane Slater, At Home (Spinster), 26 years, resident at 5, Cliff Terrace, Portknockie, Father: James Mair Slater, Fisherman, Mother: Alexina Slater M.S Wood. John Greenlaw, S. D. Minister of Buckie North. Isabella Cruickshank, Queen Street, Buckie Witness. Alex Morrison, 68, Strathkinnes Road, Kirkcaldy Witness. Registered: 1938, September 29th at Portknockie, William Falconer Registrar."