Peter Wood

M, #3158, b. 7 August 1867
     Peter Wood was born on 7 August 1867 at Parish of Seafield, Banffshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of Andrew Wood and Margaret Wood. His family was known by the tee-name of "King". Peter Wood was a fisherman. He married Ann Smith Mair at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 11 September 1890.2,3
He was listed as head of household in the 1901 census at 127 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Peter Wood, head; Ann Wood, wife; Maggie Wood, daughter; Jessie A Wood, daughter; John W Wood, son; Catherine Wood, daughter; Isa Jane Wood, daughter; Hellen Wood, daughter; Francis W Wood, son; Maggie Wood, mother.4
He was the informant for, and present at, Francis William Wood's death at 127 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 2 February 1902.5 He was the informant for Jamesina Mair Wood's birth at 127 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 31 October 1903.6,3 His family was known by the tee-name of "Milne".

Children of Peter Wood and Ann Smith Mair


  1. [S2552] LDS Church, International Genealogical Index, "Peter Wood King, male. Birth: 07 AUG 1867 Seafield, Banff, Scotland. Father: Andrew King (sic). Mother: Margaret Wood."
  2. [S2553] Peter Wood "King" to Ann Mair, Marriage entry, "1890 on the Eleventh day of September at Portknockie. After Banns, According to the Forms of the Established Church of Scotland. Peter Wood "King", Fisherman (Bachelor), age 23, usual residence Portknockie, parents Andrew Wood "King" Fisherman (Deceased) and Margaret Wood M.S. Wood "Peter". Ann Mair, Fishergirl (Spinster), age 23, usual residence Portknockie, parents John Mair "Boben" Fisherman and Catherine Mair M.S. Slater. James McIntyre, Minister of Seafield. William Wood Witness. John Bruce Slater Witness. Registered 1890 September 12th at Manse of Seafield, James McIntyre Registrar."
  3. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.
  4. [S5556] 1901, Scottish Census, "Peter Wood, head, married, male, age 33, born in Rathven, Banffshire, fisherman, resident at 127 Portknockie."
  5. [S3330] Francis William Wood, Register of Deaths in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "Francis William Wood (Single), died 1902, February Second 3h 50m A.M. at 127 Portknockie, Seafield (Rathven), Male, 11 months. Father: Peter Wood "King" Fisherman, Mother: Ann Wood M.S. Mair "Shy". Cause of death: General Debility, as cert. by T. MacHardy M.B.C.M. Informant: Peter Wood, Father (Present). Registered: 1902, February 3d at Manse of Seafield, James McIntyre, Registrar."
  6. [S5645] Jamesina Mair Wood, Register of Births in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "Jamesina Mair Wood, 1903, October Thirty First 7h 0m P.M. at 127 Portknockie, Seafield (Rathven), Female. Father: Peter Wood, Fisherman. Mother: Ann Wood M. S. Mair, married 1891 September11th in Seafield. Informant: Peter Wood, Father. Registered: 1903, November 19th at Seafield Manse, James McIntyre, Registrar."