Elizabeth Pirie

F, #81, b. 9 January 1916, d. 10 August 1965
Elizabeth Mair, née Pirie (1916 - 1965)
     Elizabeth Pirie was born on 9 January 1916 at 435 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1 She was the daughter of Alexander Pirie and Margaret Mair. Elizabeth Pirie was known as "Betty." She married John Mair on 28 September 1945. As of 28 September 1945, her married name was Elizabeth Mair. She was the informant for Margaret Pirie's death at 28 Seafield Street, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 15 October 1961.2 Elizabeth died on 10 August 1965 at age 49.3,4 Her body was interred on 13 August 1965 at Allenvale Road, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, at Allenvale Cemetery.3,5



  1. [S5519] Elizabeth Pirie, Register of Births in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "Elizabeth Pirie, 1916, January Ninth 5h A.M. at 435 Portknockie, Seafield (Rathven), Female. Father: Alexander Pirie, Fisherman. Mother: Margaret Pirie M.S. Mair, married 1907 January 3d in Seafield. Informant: Alexander Pirie, Father (Present). Registered: 1916, January 11th at Seafield Manse, James McIntyre, Registrar."
  2. [S3478] Margaret Pirie, Register of Deaths in the District of Rathven in the County of Banff, "Margaret Pirie, Housekeeper (Single), died 1961, October Fifteenth 7h 30m A.M. at 28 Seafield Street, Portknockie, Female, 47 years. Father: Alexander Pirie, Fisherman (Deceased), Mother: Margaret Pirie M.S. Mair (Deceased). Cause of death: Hypertension: Angina Pectoris, As Cert. by J.G. Sutherland M.B. Ch.B. Informant: E. Mair, Sister, 112 Victoria Road, Aberdeen. Registered: 1961, October 17th at Buckie, Ian Geddes, Asst. Registrar."
  3. [S7754] Elizabeth Mair née Pirie and John Mair, Monumental inscription, "In memory of ELIZABETH PIRIE died 10th August 1965 aged 49 years
    Beloved wife of JOHN MAIR and loving mother of ANNE and ALEXANDER
    And the above JOHN MAIR died 2nd January 1980 aged 74 years a loving father of ANNE and ALEXANDER."
  4. [S777] Anne Elizabeth Mair, Neil Alexander Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Anne Mair of Aberdeen, Scotland.
  5. [S779] Anne Elizabeth Mair, Aberdeen, Scotland, Information kindly supplied by Anne Mair of Aberdeen, Scotland.