John Mair

M, #3656, b. 30 April 1820
     John Mair was born on 30 April 1820 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1,2 He was the son of James Mair and Helen Pirie. John Mair was baptized on 7 May 1820 at Parish of Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland.1 His family was known by the tee-name of "Duncan". He was a fisherman.
He was listed as head of household in the 1841 census at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: John Mair, 20; Helen Mair, 45; Margaret Mair, 15; Mary Mair, 10; Alexr Mair, 8; Ann Mair, 5; David Mair, 3; Charlotte Mair, 1.3


  1. [S2869] LDS Church, International Genealogical Index, "John Mair, male. Birth: 30 APR 1820. Christening: 07 MAY 1820 Cullen, Banff, Scotland. Father: James Mair. Mother: Helen Pirie."
  2. [S3213] Linda Milne, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Linda Milne of Gamrie, Scotland.
  3. [S8285] 1841, Scottish Census, "John Mair, male, age 20, born in county, fisherman, resident in Portknockie."