William John Slater

M, #6550, b. 29 May 1909, d. 26 February 1974
     William John Slater was born on 29 May 1909 at 271 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of Arthur Mair Slater and Helen Wood. His family was known by the tee-name of "Duncan". He married Jean Morrison at Inverness, Invernesshire, Scotland, on 19 February 1944.2 William died on 26 February 1974 at Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland, at age 64.2


  1. [S5933] William John Slater, Register of Births in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "William John Slater, 1909, May Twenty Ninth 1h 30m P.M. at 271 Portknockie, Seafield (Rathven), Male. Father: Arthur Mair Slater, Fisherman. Mother: Helen Slater M. S. Wood, married 1908 December 25th in Seafield. Informant: Arthur Mair Slater, Father. Registered: 1909, June 5th at Seafield Manse, James McIntyre, Registrar."
  2. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.