Anne Mair

F, #4587, b. 14 July 1893, d. 19 February 1941
     Anne Mair was born on 14 July 1893 at 403 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1,2 She was the daughter of John Mair and Margaret Mair. Her family was known by the tee-name of "Shavie". She married Alexander McKay at Gordon's Temperance Hotel, Thunderton Place, Elgin, Elgin, Scotland, on 19 March 1914.3,2 As of 19 March 1914, her married name was Anne McKay. Anne died on 19 February 1941 at 9 Admiralty Street, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, at age 47.4,2 She was buried after 19 February 1941 at Hillhead Cemetery, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.5

Child of Anne Mair and Alexander McKay


  1. [S3590] Anne Mair, Register of Births in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "Anne Mair, 1893, July Fourteenth 9h 30m A.M. at 403 Portknockie, Seafield (Rathven), Female. Father: John Mair "Shavie", Fisherman. Mother: Margaret Mair M. S. Mair "Shy", married 1886, September 24th in Seafield. Informant: John Mair Shavie, Father. Registered: 1893, July 26th at Seafield Manse, James McIntyre, Registrar."
  2. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.
  3. [S3587] Alexander McKay, Annie Mair, "1914, on the Nineteenth day of March at Gordon's Temperance Hotel, Thunderton Place, Elgin. After Banns according to the Forms of the Plymouth Brethren. Alexr. McKay, Fisherman (Bachelor), 28 years, usual residence: 438 Portknockie, Father: William McKay, Fisherman (deceased), Mother: Isabella McKay M.S. Mair (deceased). Annie Mair, Fish-Worker (Spinster), 20 years, usual residence: 403 Portknockie, Father: John Mair, Fisherman, Mother: Maggie Mair M.S Mair. W. McKenzie, Evangelist. Jessie A. Wood, Witness. W. Mair, Witness. Registered 1914, March 19th at Elgin. Ebb. Cameron Assist Registrar. AA."
  4. [S3597] Annie McKay née Mair, Register of Deaths in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "Annie McKay (Married to Alexander McKay, Fisherman), died 1941, February Nineteenth, about 9h 40m A.M. at 9 Admiralty Street, Portknockie, Female, 47 years. Father: John Mair, Fisherman (Retired), Mother: Maggie Mair M.S. Mair (Deceased). Cause of death: Due to war operations (injury from Bomb Splinter), as cert. by J.C. Wood M.B. Ch.B. Informant: John Donaldson, Brother-in-law, 12 Pulteney Street, Portknockie. Registered: 1941, February 21st at Portknockie, William Falconer, Registrar."
  5. [S3605] Anne McKay (née Mair), Gravestone inscription data, "NM101338, Anne McKay (MacKay) (née Mair), 1884 to 19 FEB 1941. Date of Birth : 1884. Spouse's Name : Alexander McKay. Headstone Ref : H291. Date of Death : 19 FEB 1941."