Elsie Slater Harper

F, #7507, b. 21 May 1908
     Elsie Slater Harper was born on 21 May 1908 at 140 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1,2 She was the daughter of John Harper and Helen Pirie.
She was listed as head of household's daughter in the 1911 census at 146 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: John Harper, head; Hellen Harper, wife; Maggie Ann Harper, daughter; Alexr Harper, son; William J. Harper, son; Elsie Harper, daughter; Isabella Mair, visitor.3


  1. [S6045] Elsie Slater Harper, Register of Births in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "Elsie Slater Harper, 1908, May Twenty First 11h 0m A.M. at 140 Portknockie, Seafield (Rathven), Female. Father: John Harper, Fisherman. Mother: Helen Harper M. S. Pirie, married 1900 November 30th in Seafield. Informant: John Harper, Father. Registered: 1908, May 30th at Seafield Manse, James McIntyre, Registrar."
  2. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.
  3. [S8331] 1911, Scottish Census, "Elsie Harper, daughter, female, age 2, born in Banff, Portknockie, resident at 146 Portknockie."