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Colin Alexander Mair (1893 - 1939)

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Colin Alexander Mair
Born in Pietermaritzburg, Natal, South Africamap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 1916 in Manchester, Englandmap
Father of [private daughter (1920s - unknown)], [private son (1920s - unknown)] and [private daughter (1930s - unknown)]
Died in The Sanatorium, Nelspoort, Beaufort West, Cape Province, South Africamap
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Colin was born in 1893. He was the son of Alexander Mair and Eliza Varty.

His father passed away in 1895. His mother remarried.

Colin married Elizabeth Jackson in 1916 in Manchester, England.[1]

They had three children.

He passed away in 1939 at the age of 46. Cause of Death: Pulmonary Tuberculosis[2]

Occupation: Attorney, Notary Public and Conveyancer


Event Date: 1939
Event Place: Grahamstown, Albany, Cape Province, South Africa[3]


Maitland Cemetery, Maitland, City of Cape Town Metropolitan Municipality, Western Cape, South Africa[4]


1893 - 1939


  1. "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005," database, FamilySearch ( : 13 December 2014), Colin A Mair and null, 1916; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast ( : 2012); citing 1916, quarter 3, vol. 8D, p. 704, Prestwich, Lancashire, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.
  2. "South Africa, Cape Province, Civil Deaths, 1895-1972," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 10 August 2017), Colin Alexander Mair, 03 Dec 1939, Beaufort West, Cape Province, South Africa; citing National Archives, Pretoria; FHL microfilm 1,645,078.
  3. "South Africa, Cape Province, Probate Records of the Master of the High Court, 1834-1989," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 28 September 2018), Colin Alexander Mair, 1939; citing Probate, Grahamstown, Albany, Cape Province, South Africa, 1939, Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa; FHL microfilm .

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