Margaret Ann Wood

F, #526, b. 12 July 1860, d. 29 November 1889
     Margaret Ann Wood was born on 12 July 1860 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1 She was the daughter of James Wood and Catherine Wood. Her family was known by the tee-name of "King".
She was listed as head of household's daughter in the 1871 census at 44 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: James Wood "King", head; Helen Wood, wife; John Wood, son; Margt Ann Wood, daughter; William Wood, son.2

She was listed as head of household's daughter in the 1881 census at 60 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: James Wood "King", head; Hellen G "King" (sic), wife, Margaret "King" (sic), daughter; William "King" (sic), son; William Geddes, father-in-law.3
She married George Mair at Seafield Church, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 30 September 1881.4,5 As of 30 September 1881, her married name was Margaret Ann Mair. Margaret died on 29 November 1889 at 223 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, at age 29.6,5

Children of Margaret Ann Wood and George Mair

Citations

  1. [S2550] LDS Church, International Genealogical Index, "Margaret Ann Wood, female. Birth: 12 JUL 1860 Seafield, Banff, Scotland. Father: James Wood. Mother: Catherine Wood."
  2. [S5385] 1871, Scottish Census, "Margt Ann Wood, daughter, female, age 12, born in Portknockie, Banffshire, scholar, resident at 44 Portknockie."
  3. [S5386] 1881, Scottish Census, "Margaret "King" (sic), daughter, female, age 22, born in Portknockie, Banffshire, fisherman's daughter, resident at 60 Portknockie."
  4. [S3163] George Mair to Margaret Ann Wood, Marriage entry, "1881 on the Thirtieth day of September at Seafield Church, Seafield, Rathven. After Banns, According to the Forms of the Established Church of Scotland. George Mair, Fisherman (Bachelor), age 24 years, usual residence Portknockie, parents James Mair Fisherman (Deceased) and Mary Mair M.S. Wood. Margaret Ann Wood, Fisherman's Daughter (Spinster), age 22 years, usual residence Portknockie, parents James Wood Fisherman and Catharine Wood M.S. Wood (Deceased). James McIntyre, Minister of Seafield. James Mair Witness. James Wood "Doo" Witness. Registered 1881 October 1st at Manse of Seafield, James McIntyre Registrar."
  5. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.
  6. [S3182] Margaret Ann Mair née Wood, Register of Deaths in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "Margaret Ann Mair (Married to George Mair Bobbin "Riach"), died 1889, November Twenty-Ninth 12h 30m A.M. at 223 Portknockie, Seafield (Rathven), Female, 29 years. Father: James Wood "Buckie" Fisherman, Mother: Catharine Wood M.S. Wood "Doo". Cause of death: Morbus Cordis, 2 years, Acute congestion of lungs, 2 hours, as cert. by S. Clark M.D. Informant: John Mair, Brother-in-law, 273 Portknockie. Registered: 1889, November 29th at Manse of Seafield, James McIntyre, Registrar."