Margaret Mair

F, #5352, b. 23 April 1889
     Margaret Mair was born on 23 April 1889 at 266 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1,2 She was the daughter of William Mair and Margaret Falconer. Her family was known by the tee-name of "Dear".
She was listed as head of household's niece in the 1891 census at 266 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: John Mair "Deer", head; Geo. Mair "Deer", brother; David Mair "Deer", brother; Margaret Mair "Deer", mother; Wm. Mair "Deer", brother; Margaret Mair "Deer", sister-in-law; Maggie Mair "Deer", niece.3


  1. [S4183] Margaret Mair, Register of Births in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "Margaret Mair, 1889, April Twenty-Third 3h 0m P.M. at 266 Portknockie, Seafield, Rathven, Female. Father: William Mair "Dear", Fisherman. Mother: Margaret Mair M. S. Falconer, married 1888 December 14th in Seafield. Informant: William Mair Dear, Father (Present). Registered: 1889, May 2nd at Seafield Manse, James McIntyre, Registrar."
  2. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.
  3. [S8325] 1891, Scottish census, "Maggie Mair "Deer", niece, female, age 1, born in Rathven, Banffshire, resident at 266 Portknockie."