Georgina Edwards

F, #5989, b. 1 March 1856, d. 13 April 1946
     Georgina Edwards was born on 1 March 1856 at Parish of Drainie, Elgin, Scotland.1 She was the daughter of James Edwards and Ann Souter. She married George Mair at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 5 July 1878.2 As of 5 July 1878, her married name was Georgina Mair. She was the informant for Jane Mair's birth at 83 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 24 May 1884.3,4 She was the informant for Jessie Ann Mair's birth at 125 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 27 June 1888.5 She was the informant for William Pirie Mair's birth at 83 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 9 September 1890.6
She was listed as head of household's wife in the 1891 census at East Street, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: George Mair "King", head; Georgina Mair "King", wife; Margaret Wood "King", mother; Isabella Mair, daughter; George Mair, son; Jean Mair, daughter; John Mair, son; Jessie Ann Mair, daughter; William P Mair, son; Jane McLeod, relative.7
She was the informant for Lydia Mair's birth at 83 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 13 May 1898.8,4 Georgina died on 13 April 1946 at 29 Don Place, Aberdeen, Scotland, at age 90.9,4

Children of Georgina Edwards and George Mair

Citations

  1. [S4654] LDS Church (new FamilySearch), International Genealogical Index, "Georgina Edwards, female. Birth: 01 MAR 1856 Drainie, Moray, Scotland. Father: James Edwards. Mother: Ann Souter."
  2. [S4655] George Mair to Georgina Edwards, Marriage entry, "1878 on the Fifth day of July at Portknockie, Seafield (Rathven). After Banns according to the Forms of the Established Church of Scotland. George Mair, Fisherman (Bachelor), age 22, usual residence 80 Portknockie, Seafield (Rathven), parents John Mair Fisherman and Margaret Mair M.S. Wood. Georgina Edward, Her X Mark, John Mair Witness, James Mair Witness, Fishergirl (Spinster), age 22, usual residence Lossiemouth, Drainie, parents James Edward Fisherman and Ann Edward M.S. Soutter. James McIntyre, Minister of Seafield. James Mair Witness. John Mair Witness. Registered 1878 July 5th at Manse of Seafield, James McIntyre Registrar."
  3. [S5566] Jane Mair, Register of Births in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "Jane Mair, 1884, May Twenty-Fourth 6h 0m P.M. at 83 Portknockie, Seafield (Rathven), Female. Father: George Mair "King", Fisherman. Mother: Georgina Mair M. S. Edwards, married 1877 July 5th in Seafield. Informant: Georgina Mair, Her X Mark, Mother, James McIntyre Registrar Witness. Registered: 1884, June 7th at Seafield Manse, James McIntyre, Registrar."
  4. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.
  5. [S5571] Jessie-Ann Mair, Register of Births in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "Jessie - Ann Mair, 1888, June Twenty-Seventh 11h 20m A.M. at 125 Portknockie, Seafield (Rathven), Female. Father: George Mair "King", Fisherman. Mother: Georgina Mair M. S. Edwards, married 1878 July 5th in Seafield. Informant: Georgina Mair, Her X Mark, Mother, James McIntyre Registrar Witness. Registered: 1888, July 16th at Seafield Manse, James McIntyre, Registrar."
  6. [S4657] William Pirie Mair, Register of Births in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "William Pirie Mair, 1890, September Ninth 11h 20m P.M. at 83 Portknockie, Seafield (Rathven), Male. Father: George Mair "King", Fisherman. Mother: Georgina Mair M.S. Edwards. Married 1878, July 5th at Seafield. Informant: Georgina Mair, Her X Mark, Mother, James McIntyre Registrar Witness. Registered: 1890, September 22nd at Seafield Manse, James McIntyre, Registrar."
  7. [S5581] 1891, Scottish Census, "Georgina Mair "King", wife, married, female, age 33, born in Stotfield, Morayshire, fisherman's wife, resident at East Street, Portknockie."
  8. [S5576] Lydia Mair, Register of Births in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "Lydia Mair, 1898, May Thirteenth 1h 15m P.M. at 83 Portknockie, Seafield (Rathven), Female. Father: George Mair "King", Fisherman. Mother: Georgina Mair M. S. Edwards, married 1878 July 5th in Seafield. Informant: Georgina Mair, Her X Mark, Mother, James McIntyre Registrar Witness. Registered: 1898, May 31st at Seafield Manse, James McIntyre, Registrar."
  9. [S5578] Georgina Mair née Edwards, Register of Deaths in the Northern District of Aberdeen in the Burgh of Aberdeen, "Georgina Mair (otherwise King), (Widow of George Mair, Fisherman), died 1946, April Thirteenth 0h 50m A.M. at 29 Don Place, Aberdeen, Female, 90 years. Father: James Edwards, Fisherman (deceased), Mother: Ann Edwards M.S. Souter (deceased). Cause of death: Senile Decay, as Cert. by James Elder MB. ChB. Informant: Geo Mair, Son, 14 Castle Street, Aberdeen. Registered: 1946, April 13th at Aberdeen, Albert Smith, Registrar."