His family was known by the tee-name of "Laird". He married Ann Anderson at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 5 October 1848.1,2
Children of Alexander Mair and Ann Anderson
- [S6885] Alexander Mair to Ann Anderson, OPR Marriage entry, "Mair & Anderson 9th Sept. 1848. Alexander Mair & Ann Anderson both residing in Portknockie were matrimonially contracted and after proclamations, no objections having being offered, were married on the 5th October."
- [S5186] LDS Church (new FamilySearch), International Genealogical Index, "Alexander Mair, male. Spouse: Ann Anderson. Marriage: 05 OCT 1848, Cullen, Banff, Scotland."