Margaret Mair

F, #1883, b. circa 1806
     Margaret Mair was born circa 1806 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. She married John Falconer at Parish of Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland, on 25 September 1830.1,2 As of 25 September 1830, her married name was Margaret Falconer.
She was listed as head of household's wife in the 1851 census at 29 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: John Falckoner, head; Margret Falckoner, wife; James Falckoner, son; Ann Falckoner, daughter; John Falckoner, son; William Falckoner, son; Joseph Falckoner, son; George Falckoner, son; Elizabeth Addison, servant.3

She was listed as head of household in the 1861 census at 44 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Margret Falkner, head; John Falkner, son; William Falkner, son; Joseph Falkner, son; George Falkner, son; Jannet Falkner, daughter.4

Children of Margaret Mair and John Falconer


  1. [S1329] LDS Church, International Genealogical Index, "John Falconer, male. Spouse: Margaret Mair. Marriage: 25 SEP 1830, Cullen, Banff, Scotland."
  2. [S1328] Private contibutor, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by a private contributor.
  3. [S3418] 1851, Scottish Census, "Margret Falckoner (sic), wife, married, female, age 45, born in Portknockie, Banffshire, fisher's wife, resident at 29 Portknockie."
  4. [S6204] 1861, Scottish Census, "Margret Falkner (sic), head, widow, female, age 51, born in Banffshire, Portknockie, whitefisher's widow, resident at 44 Portknockie."