Catherine Slater

F, #5154, b. 28 January 1924, d. 11 September 2011
     Catherine Slater was born on 28 January 1924.1 She was the daughter of Francis William Slater and Helen Wood. Her family was known by the tee-name of "Hasser". She was a witness at John Wood and Josephine Slater's wedding at Banff, Banffshire, Scotland, on 21 December 1943.2,1 She married David Mair.1 Her married name was Catherine Mair. Catherine died on 11 September 2011 at age 87.1


  1. [S3624] Ann Campbell, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Ann Campbell of Portknockie, Moray, Scotland.
  2. [S3996] John Wood, Josephine Slater, "1943 On the Twenty First day of December. After Publication in the Office of the Registrar for the District of Banff and in the presence of the said Registrar in accordance with the Marriage (Scotland) Act 1939. John Wood, Fisherman, Bachelor, 26 years, resident at 4 Campbell Street, Banff, Father: Alexander Wood, Fisherman (deceased), Mother: Ann Wood M.S. Mair. Josephine Slater, Fish Worker, Spinster, 26 years, resident at 11 High Street, Portknockie, Father: Francis William Slater, Fisherman, Mother: Helen Slater M.S Wood. W.S. Leask, Registrar. A. McKay, 17 Market Street, Macduff, Witness. Catherine Slater, 11 High Street, Portknockie, Witness. Registered 1943 December 22nd at Banff. W.S. Leask, Registrar. Extracted from The Register Book of Marriages for the District of Banff in the County of Banff, this 22nd day of December 1923. W.S. Leask, Registrar."