Benjamin Hay

M, #90, b. circa 1904, d. 28 October 1976
     Benjamin Hay was born circa 1904. He was the son of John Hay and Isabella Wright Smith. Benjamin Hay was a fisherman. He married Evaline Slater at 6 Seafield Street, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 19 April 1934.1,2 Benjamin Hay died on 28 October 1976 at Sandend, Banffshire, Scotland.3 He was buried after 28 October 1976 at Hillhead Cemetery, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.3


  1. [S3772] Benjamin Hay to Evaline Slater, Marriage entry, "1934 on the Nineteenth day of April at 6 Seafield Street, Portknockie. After Banns: According to the Forms of the Church of Scotland. Benjamin Hay, Fisherman (Bachelor), age 29, usual residence 13 Sandend By Portsoy, parents John Hay, Fisherman and Isabella Wright Hay M.S. Smith (Deceased). Evaline Slater, Fish-Worker (Spinster), age 26, usual residence 6 Seafield Street, Portknockie, parents William George Slater (Retired), Fisherman and Mary Ann Slater M.S. Mair. John Taulds, Minister of the Parish of Seafield, Portknockie. George Hay, 13 Sandend By Portsoy, Banffshire, Witness. Williamina Slater, 6 Seafield Street, Portknockie, Witness. Registered 1934 April 19th at Seafield, John Taulds Registrar."
  2. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.
  3. [S1121] Benjamin Hay, Gravestone inscription data, "NM076211, Benjamin Hay, c. 1904 to 28 OCT 1976. Date of Birth : c. 1904. Spouse's Name : Eveline Slater. Headstone Ref : H397. Date of Death : 28 OCT 1976. Place of Death : 12 Sandend."