Joseph Mair

M, #7890, b. 1886
     Joseph Mair was born in 1886 at Seafield, Banffshire, Scotland.1,2 He was the son of Arthur Mair and Jane Mair. His family was known by the tee-name of "Pim".
He was listed as head of household's son in the 1891 census at 30 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Arthur Mair “Pim”, head; Jane Mair "Pim", wife; Elsie J. Mair “Pim”, daughter; Joseph Mair “Pim”, son; Alexander Mair “Pim”, son; Rose A. Mair "Pim", daughter.3
Joseph Mair was a fisherman. He married Nellie Flett at Seafield Manse, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 16 December 1916.4,2

Child of Joseph Mair and Nellie Flett


  1. [S6571] Joseph Mair, ScotlandsPeople search, Statutory Register of Births, Registration District of Seafield, Surname: Mair. Forename: Joseph. Gender: Male. Year: 1886. Ref: 167/ 62. Registration District Name: Seafield.
  2. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.
  3. [S6854] 1891, Scottish Census, "Joseph Mair "Pim", son, male, age 4, born in Banffshire, Portknockie, resident at 30 Portknockie."
  4. [S6575] Joseph Mair to Nellie Flett, Statutory Register of Marriages, "1916, on the Sixteenth day of December at Seafield Manse, Seafield (Rathven). After Banns, According to the Forms of the Established Church of Scotland. Joseph Mair, Fisherman (Bachelor), 30 years, resident at No 289 Portknockie, Father: Arthur Mair "Pim" Fisherman, Mother: Jane Mair M.S. Mair. Nellie Flett, Fishergirl (Spinster), 30 years, resident at No 18 Blantyre Pl., Findochty, Father: John Flett, Fisherman, Mother: Margaret Flett M.S Cowie. James McIntyre, Minister of Seafield. Arthur George Mair Witness. William Sutherland Witness. Registered: 1916, December 16th at Manse of Seafield, James McIntyre Registrar."