Gertrude Anne Mair

F, #2952, b. 22 August 1914, d. 24 April 1992
     Gertrude Anne Mair "Bobbin" was born on 22 August 1914 at 261 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1,2 She was the daughter of David Mair and Jane Mair. Her family was known by the tee-name of "Bobbin". She married James Murphy at 210 Victoria Road, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, on 13 September 1939.2 As of 13 September 1939, her married name was Gertrude Anne Murphy. She was the informant for David Mair's death at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, on 17 March 1958.3,2 Gertrude died on 24 April 1992 at Woodend Hospital, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, at age 77.2


  1. [S6931] Gertrude Anne Mair "Bobbin", Register of Births in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "Gertrude Anne Mair "Bobbin", 1914, August Twenty Second 11h A.M. at 261 Portknockie, Seafield (Rathven), Female. Father: David Mair "Bobbin", Fisherman. Mother: Jane Mair "Bobbin" M. S. Mair "Shavie", married 1912 November 5th in Elgin. Informant: David Mair Bobbin, Father. Registered: 1914, September 5th at Seafield Manse, James McIntyre, Registrar."
  2. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.
  3. [S2300] David Mair, Register of Deaths in the Northern District of Aberdeen in the Burgh of Aberdeen, "David Mair, Trawl Master (Retired), (Married to 1st Jeannie Mair, 2nd Isabella Jane Flett), died 1958, March Seventeenth 6h 5m A.M. at Royal Infirmary Aberdeen (Us. Res. 102 Walker Road Aberdeen), Male, 71 years. Father: William Mair, Fisherman (deceased), Mother: Helen Mair M.S. Mair (deceased). Cause of death: Generalised Arteriosclerosis: Hypertension: Subarachnoid Haemorrhage, as Cert. by T. Ashcroft M.B.Ch.B. Informant: Gertrude A. Murphy, Daughter, 9 Ash Hill Drive Aberdeen. Registered: 1958, March 17th at Aberdeen, Albert Smith, Registrar."