George Mair

M, #190, b. 15 August 1900, d. 1 September 1979
     George Mair was born on 15 August 1900 at 69 Roanheads, Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.1,2,3 He was the son of George Mair and Margaret Mair. George Mair was baptized on 3 January 1901 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.3 His family was known by the tee-name of "Bobbin". His family was known by the bye-name of "Dodie".
He was listed as head of household's son in the 1901 census at 59 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: George Mair, head; Margt Mair, wife; Annie Mair, daughter; Meggie Mair, daughter; Helen J Mair, daughter; Isabella Mair, daughter; George Mair, son.4
He married Jessie Ann Mair Findlay at 35a Union Street, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, on 5 December 1924.5,2,3,6 George Mair died on 1 September 1979 at Aberdeen, Scotland, at age 79.3 He was buried after 1 September 1979 at Cullen Cemetery, Cullen, Moray, Scotland.3

Child of George Mair and Jessie Ann Mair Findlay


  1. [S2133] George Mair, Register of Births in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "Par. of Birth Peterhead No. 300. George Mair, 1900, August Fifteenth 4h 0m P.M. at 69 Roanheads, Peterhead, Male. Father: George Mair, Fisherman (Domicil 59 Portknockie). Mother: Margaret Mair M. S. Mair, married 1889 December 6th in Portknockie. Informant: George Mair, Father. Registered: 1900, August 27th at Peterhead, Signed Alexr. Robertson, Registrar. 3d September, Transcribed at Seafield Manse, James McIntyre, Registrar."
  2. [S777] Anne Elizabeth Mair, Neil Alexander Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Anne Mair of Aberdeen, Scotland.
  3. [S816] Lynda McHardy née Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Lynda McHardy of Aberdeen, Scotland.
  4. [S806] 1901, Scottish Census, "George Mair, son, male, age 7 (sic), born in Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, resident at 59 Portknockie."
  5. [S2050] George Mair to Jessie Ann Findlay, Statutory Register of Marriages, "1924 on the Fifth of December at 35a Union Street, Aberdeen. By Declaration in presence of William George Findlay 165 Seatown Cullen and Davidina Mair 7 New Street Portknockie. George Mair, Fisherman (Bachelor), 24 years, resident at 7 New Street Portknockie, Father: George Mair, Seaman (MS), Mother: Margaret Mair M.S. Mair. Jessie Ann Findlay, Fish worker (Spinster), 21 years, resident at 165 Seatown Cullen, Father: George Findlay, Fisherman, Mother: Helen Gardiner Findlay M.S Findlay. Warrant of Sheriff Substitute of Aberdeen, Kincardine and Banff dated 5th December 1924. Registered: 1924 December 8th at Aberdeen, Alex Benzie Assistant Registrar."
  6. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.