Margaret Mair

F, #5804, b. 4 November 1871, d. 16 March 1885
     Margaret Mair was born on 4 November 1871 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1 She was the daughter of Francis William Mair and Ann Flett. Her family was known by the tee-name of "Slater".
She was listed as head of household's daughter in the 1881 census at 128 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Francis Mair, head; Ann Mair, wife; Margaret Mair, daughter; Alexander Mair, son; Ann Mair, daughter; Francis G. Mair, son; John Mair, son; Robert Slater, Nephew; Margaret Ferguson, servant.2
Margaret died on 16 March 1885 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, at age 13.3


  1. [S4540] LDS Church (new FamilySearch), International Genealogical Index, "Margaret Mair, male. Birth: 04 NOV 1871 Seafield, Banff, Scotland. Father: Francis Mair. Mother: Ann Flett."
  2. [S8339] 1881, Scottish Census, "Margaret Mair, daughter, female, age 10, born in Portknockie, Banff, scholar, resident at 128 Portknockie."
  3. [S5413] Margaret Mair, Register of Deaths in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "Margaret Mair (Single), died 1885, March Sixteenth 10h 30m A.M. at Portknockie, Seafield (Rathven), Female, 14 years, Father: Francis Mair "Slater" Fisherman, Mother: Ann Mair M.S. Flett, Cause of death: Phthisis Pulmonalis, 8 months, as Cert. by S. Clark, M.D.C.M., Informant: George Pirie, Uncle-in-law, 130 Portknockie, Registered: 1885, March 16th At Manse of Seafield, James McIntyre Registrar."