Margaret Wood

F, #2209, b. circa 1871, d. 24 May 1950
     Margaret Wood was born circa 1871 at Banff, Banffshire, Scotland.1 She was the daughter of Alexander Wood and Margaret Wood. Her family was known by the tee-name of "Park". She married Alexander Mair at Seafield Church, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 19 December 1890.2 As of 19 December 1890, her married name was Margaret Mair.
She was listed as head of household's wife in the 1891 census at Church Street, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Alex Mair Bobin, head; Maggie Mair bobin, wife.3

She was listed as head of household's wife in the 1901 census at 8 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Alex Mair Bobin, head; Maggie A (sic) Mair Bobin, wife; Cathrine Slater Mair, daughter; Ann Wood Mair, daughter; John Mair, son; Margrat Mair, daughter.4
Margaret died on 24 May 1950 at 1 Harbour Road, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.5

Children of Margaret Wood and Alexander Mair

Citations

  1. [S1054] Dr Guy D Sutherland-Barnicoat, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Dr Guy Barnicoat of Commerce Township, Michigan, USA.
  2. [S1571] Alexander Mair "Bobbin" to Margaret Wood, Statutory Register of Marriages, "1890, on the Nineteenth day of December at Seafield Church, after Banns according to the Forms of the Established Church of Scotland. Alex. Mair "Bobbin", Fisherman (Bachelor), 25 years, resident at Portknockie, Father: John Mair "Shy", Fisherman, Mother: Catherine Mair M.S. Slater. Margaret Wood, Fisherman's Daughter (Spinster), 19 years, resident at Banff, Father: Alexander Wood "Park", Fisherman, Mother: Margaret Wood M.S Wood "Doo". James McIntyre, Minister of Seafield. William Mair Witness. James Wood Witness. Registrered: 1890, December 20th at Manse of Seafield, James McIntyre Registrar."
  3. [S7808] 1891, Scottish Census, "Maggie Mair Bobin, wife, married, female, age 19, born in Rathven, Banffshire, resident in Church Street, Portknockie."
  4. [S7809] 1901, Scottish Census, "Maggie A (sic) Mair Bobin, wife, married, female, age 31, born in Portknockie, Banffshire, fisherman's wife, resident at 8 Portknockie."
  5. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.