Catharine Mair

F, #52, b. 14 April 1922, d. 30 May 2004
     Catharine was born at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 14 April 1922.1 She was the daughter of William Mair and Catharine Pirie. Her family was known by the tee-name of "Shavie". She married Edmund Knubley Eaves at Deptford, London, England, on 27 November 1943.1,2 As of 27 November 1943, her married name was Catharine Eaves. Catharine Mair was found on a passenger list for August 1946 of the passenger ship 'Letitia'.3 She died on 30 May 2004 at Montreal, Quebec, Canada, at age 82.1


  1. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.
  2. [S774] Betty (Elizabeth) Burton (née Eaves), Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Betty Burton of Montreal, Canada.
  3. [S784] Ship's passenger list,1946, 'Letitia', Eaves, Catharine, born unknown, female, from Liverpool to Canada, Halifax.