Helen Wood

F, #2288, b. 29 June 1851, d. 17 January 1940
     Helen Wood was born on 29 June 1851 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1,2 She was the daughter of Alexander Wood and Ann Sutherland. Helen Wood was baptized on 3 July 1851 at Parish of Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland.1 Her family was known by the tee-name of "Park". They was the informant for Elsie Mair's birth at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 16 September 1871.3,2 She married George Mair at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 23 September 1871.2 As of 23 September 1871, her married name was Helen Mair.
She was listed as head of household's wife in the 1901 census at 71 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: George Mair, head; Hellen Mair, wife; George Mair, son; William Mair, son; .....4
Helen died on 17 January 1940 at 4 Seafield Terrace, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, at age 88.2

Children of Helen Wood and George Mair


  1. [S1641] LDS Church, International Genealogical Index, "Helen Wood, female. Birth: 29 JUN 1851. Christening: 03 JUL 1851 Cullen, Banff, Scotland. Father: Alexander Wood. Mother: Ann Sutherland."
  2. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.
  3. [S7121] Elsie Mair, Register of Births in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "Elsie Mair (Illegitimate), 1871, September Sixteenth 4h 30m A.M. at Portknockie (Rathven), Female. Father: George Mair, Fisherman. Mother: Helen Wood, Fisherman's Daughter. Informant: Helen Wood, Mother, George Mair, His X Mark, Father - Portknockie, James Cumming Registrar Witness. Registered: 1871, October 9th at Farskane, James Cumming, Registrar."
  4. [S3680] 1901, Scottish Census, "Hellen Mair, wife, married, female, age 50, born in Banff, Portknockie, resident at 71 Portknockie."