Francis Mair

M, #4729, b. 12 March 1913
     Francis Mair was born on 12 March 1913 at 323 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. He was the son of John Mair and Elspet Runcie. His family was known by the tee-name of "Bobbin" or "Bobbin Shy". Francis Mair was a fisherman. He was the informant for John Pirie's death at 29 Park Street, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 24 November 1932.1 He married Margaret Runcie Hay at Seafield Church, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 28 December 1939.2


  1. [S3720] John Pirie, Register of Deaths in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "John Pirie, died 1932, November Twenty-fourth 12h noon at 29 Park Street, Portknockie, Male, 6 years. Father: James Pirie Fisherman, Mother: Catherine Pirie M.S. Mair. Cause of death: Septicaemia, as cert. by T. MacHardy M.B. C.M. Cullen. Informant: Francis Mair, Uncle, 5 High Street, Portknockie. Registered: 1932, November 25th at Manse of Seafield, John Taulds, Registrar."
  2. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.