Helen Mair

F, #1122, b. 13 September 1825, d. 1 December 1867
     Helen Mair was born on 13 September 1825 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1,2 She was the daughter of John Mair and Anne Wood. Helen Mair was baptized on 18 September 1825 at Parish of Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland.1 Her family was known by the tee-name of "Bobbin".
She was listed as a member of the household in the 1841 census at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: John Mair, 40; Ann Mair, 40; Helen Mair, 15; James Mair, 15; Ann Mair, 10; David Mair, 9; Arthur Mair, 7; George Mair, 5; Joseph Mair, 3; William Mair, 1.3
She married George Sclater at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 4 November 1847.4 As of 4 November 1847, her married name was Helen Sclater.
She was listed as head of household's wife in the 1851 census at Pulteney Street, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: George Sclater, head; Hellen Sclater, wife; John Sclater, son; George Sclater, son; Hellen Sclater, servant.5

She was listed as head of household's wife in the 1861 census at 213 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: George Slater, head; Hellen Slater, wife; John Slater, son; George Slater, son; Arthur Slater, son; William Slater, son; David Slater, son; Joseph Slater, son.6
Helen died on 1 December 1867 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, at age 42.4

Children of Helen Mair and George Sclater

Citations

  1. [S564] Helen Mair, OPR Baptism entry, "1825 Mair 18th Sept John Mair in Portknockie had a child by his wife Anne Wood Born the 13th instant and Baptized this day, named Helen. Witnefses James Mair and Helen Mair both in Portknockie."
  2. [S1234] LDS Church, International Genealogical Index, "Helen Mair, female. Birth: 12 SEP 1825. Christening: 18 SEP 1825 Cullen, Banff, Scotland. Father: John Mair. Mother: Anne Wood."
  3. [S711] 1841, Scottish census, "Helen Mair, female, age 15, born in county, resident in Portknockie."
  4. [S1054] Dr Guy D Sutherland-Barnicoat, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Dr Guy Barnicoat of Commerce Township, Michigan, USA.
  5. [S725] 1851, Scottish census, "Hellen Sclater, wife, married, male, age 25, born in Portknockie, Banffshire, fisher's assistant, resident at Pultney Street, Portknockie."
  6. [S724] 1861, Scottish census, "Hellen Slater, wife, married, female, age 35, born in Rathven, Banffshire, fisherman wife, resident at 213 Portknockie."