M, #8376, b. 15 August 1901
John Pirie was born on 15 August 1901 at 170 Seatown, Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland.1,2 He was the son of Alexander Pirie and Jane Hay. His family was known by the tee-name of "Buxer".
- [S7158] John Pirie, Register of Births in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "John Pirie, 1901, August Fifteenth 11h 0m A.M. at 170 Seatown, Cullen, Male. Father: Alexander Pirie, Fisherman (Domicil 40 Portknockie). Mother: Jane Pirie M. S. Ross, married 1900 December 7st (sic) in Portknockie. Informant: Jane Pirie, Mother. Registered: 1901, August 29th at Cullen, John G. Dunbar, Registrar. 30th August, Transcribed at Manse of Seafield, James McIntyre, Registrar."
- [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.