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Dunwoody - (Belfast, Beal Feirste - County Antrim)
Jane Plunkett married Robert Dunwoody (ships carpenter) 1863. he was living 71 Antrim rd, when he died in 1881, previously 71 Eagleson place.Four known children.No trace of Jane or her death.
George + Nora McAvoy - (Belfast, Beal Feirste - County Antrim)
Looking for records for George McAvoy (1920-2000?) from Belfast who married Norma (surname unknown) in Belfast around 1947/8 . They had at least two daughters (Norma and Georgina). Any information will be welcome. Thanks
Family Surnames: Mcavoy
Thomas Armstrong Shoe Maker + Margaret Cherry Belfast - (Belfast, Beal Feirste - County Antrim)
I am searching for information on Thomas Armstrong, shoe maker in Belfast was at Round Entry in 1819, his wife Margaret Cherry. Their children Thomas (B1822 Shoe maker 37 Little Patrick Street. Wife Mary McIlroy, Children James Neil Armstrong, Thomas McCarter A, Lucy A, Ellen Burnside A, Margaret Cherry A, Henry Lyons A, Mary Ann A, Martha A, Fredrick Armstrong), William (B 1827, Shoe Maker, Corrs Lane. Wife Jane Seeds, Children William Armstrong ((B 1859 Dealer, Exchange st)), Thomas Armstrong ((B1851 mechanic, upper Meadow Street)), Eliza Jane A, Charles A, Margaret A, Harriet Arabella A. ), John (B. 1822 approx. Dealer, Died Newtownbreda), Eliza and maybe William Robert. I would be very interested in any information on where Thomas and Margaret came from and to speak to anyone else who is connect to this tree or who has any information on it.
Family Surnames: Armstrong Cherry Burnside Lyons Mccarter
Addy - (Belfast, Beal Feirste - County Antrim)
I am interested in the Addy family who were in the Linen Trade in belfast in the 19th century. I am especially interested in Edward Addy probably born around 1830, the father of at least three sons (James, John Joseph and Edward Thomas all present in the 1901 Irish Census). Edward may have had links to Loughgall and Glenavey.. Any information would be welcome
Family Surnames: Addy
Nursing Sister Dorcas Douglas Tripp - (Belfast, Beal Feirste - County Antrim)
On 30 December 1937 at 7 Upper Crescent Belfast Dorcas Douglas Tripp died aged 70 years. She had been a Sister in the Queen Alexandra's Imperial Military Nursing Service,and served throughout the Boer and First World Wars. She was unmarried and described as" a lady of private means" on her death certificate. Does anyone, anywhere have further information? Her place of birth and parents would be a wonderful help in this research. The Belfast solicitors J. Dunville Coates dealt with her estate. Does this firm still exist? Are there any records of them? Please help if you can
Family Surnames: Tripp
Thomas Tripp's Roots - (Belfast, Beal Feirste - County Antrim)
Please can anyone help? I have THOMAS TRIPP 29 King Street Belfast who died on 27 May 1862. He married Dorcas Douglas who was born in Killinchy in 1790 - they had 5 children, but who were Thomas' own parents? Where did he come from? There were a lot of Tripps in Somerset and Bristol - did one emigrate to Ulster? Even the smallest clue would be deeply appreciaed.
Family Surnames: Tripp Douglas(S)
white, family,belfast - (Belfast, Beal Feirste - County Antrim)
looking for info on the whites of belfast. james mcmaster white born, 23 feb 1884 & his sister ellen cuthbert white born 21 dec 1887. their parents were, joseph white & jane craig. do not know if the parents were irish or scottish.
Family Surnames: White, Craig
McVicker Dr John Alexander or William Hamilton McVicker - (Belfast, Beal Feirste - County Antrim)
Does anyone, anywhere have any knowledge of John Alexander Mc Vicker ( a doctor of medicine) and William Hamilton McVicker (probably a solicitor) who were in Belfast in the 1930s,there is a possibilty that they were connected by marriage with these families:- Tripp Douglas Sheridan Betham I should be so grateful for any information as this is getting to be a very high brick-wall!
John Hood/Mary Jane Matthews. - (Belfast, Beal Feirste - County Antrim)
Hi, I wonder if anyone has any info on John Hood born Belfast 1834.His parents were James Hood and Elizabeth Mc Adam.He married Mary Jane Matthews born Belfast 9th April 1835,in Glasgow on 11 April 1855.Her parents were Thomas Matthews and Mary Mc Lellan.Any help would be apprieciated. Joan.
Family Surnames: Hood,Mcadam,Matthews,And Mclellan.
Anne (or Annie) McSherry - (Belfast, Beal Feirste - County Antrim)
I am trying to find details of the family of Anne (or Annie) McSherry born 7th April 1872 in Belfast, No.9 Antrim, Ireland. Their names were Thomas McSherry and Matilda Butler but I cannot find any record of their dates and places of birth or evidence of a wider family. Any information, no matter how small, would be very much appreciated. Many thanks, Marion
Family Surnames: Mcsherry And Butler
Lost Cartmell - (Belfast, Beal Feirste - County Antrim)
Trying to locate information on Christopher Cartmell who married Margaret McCance around the turn of the century. They had two sons Robert (1906) and William (1908). It is believed that the boys were placed in a C of I children's home. I can find no reference to Christopher & Margaret's marriage nor can I find them in the 1901 or 1911 Irish census. Indeed I can find nothing about Christopher. Any information will be greatly welcomed. Robert married Mary Eveline Fitzsimons in 1939 in Belfast. Robert served in the army during WWII but again I can find no reference for him. Robert & Mary migrated to Australia with their three children - Mary, Sarah and Victor - in 1957. Robert died three years later in 1960.
Family Surnames: Cartmell, Mccance, Fitzsimons
My family in Belfast - (Belfast, Beal Feirste - County Antrim)
I have basically no knowledge of my fathers early years. He died when I was 12yrs of age in 1962. His name was William Dickson Neill. Born December 4th 1904. The only address I have is 10. Cook Street. Belfast. He had siblings. David, Irene, Thomas? I would appreciate greatly any information.
Andrews of Belfast - (Belfast, Beal Feirste - County Antrim)
I am looking for relatives or ancestors of George Andrews of Belfast, lived on Eglantine Avenue approx, 1920, was married to Elizabeth Smythe of Cavan, they had 5 children, George who died at a young age in Belfast, David and Annie who both immigrated to Canada and Betty whereabouts unknown. and James who lived at 95 Botanic Ave, they were Roman Catholic. If you know of my relatives please contact me
Family Surnames: Andrews
Gribben - (Broughshane - County Antrim)
James Gribben m Elizabeth McCarly buried in First Presbyterian Cemetery Broughshane. Interested in descendants.
Family Surnames: Gribben
Logans from Broughshane - (Broughshane - County Antrim)
William and Mary Galt Logan lived in Broughshane in the early 1800s. Their son John who married Jane McCully from Larne came to Pittsburgh, PA about 1814. Looking for any of their relatives still living in Buckna/Broughshane.
Family Surnames: Logan, Mccully, Gibson
McIlhagga - (Broughshane - County Antrim)
William & Agnes McIlhagga lived in Ballycloughan 1820s-1840s. All children baptised 1st Presbyterian Church, Broughshane. Interested in all McIlhagga, McIlhagger families.
Family Surnames: Mcilhagga, Mcilhagger, Mccosh, Carson, Stewart,Wade,Smith, Linton, Mccleary.
Andersons of Broughshane - (Broughshane - County Antrim)
I have a lot of information on the Andersons who attended 1st Broughshane Presbyterian Church.
Family Surnames: Anderson
Anderson - (Broughshane - County Antrim)
Have an Elizabeth Anderson who married William McNeill, lived in Broughshane area and had a daughter Mary Jane. Also interested in these names: Bonnar, McClintock, Patterson, Martin, Leckey, Esler
Family Surnames: Mcneill Bonnar, Mcclintock, Martin, Leckey, Esler
CAMERON - (Broughshane - County Antrim)
I am looking for any information/details on Jonathan Cameron - born at Broughshane 1819-1826?, his father was Robert Cameron & his mother Unknown Hamilton, any information or details would be appreciated. Jonathan migrated to Australia prior to 1862.
Family Surnames: Cameron
McNeill - (Broughshane - County Antrim)
I am looking for information on Margaret McNeill, born 1867 in Broughshane. Father was William McNeill and mothers was Catherine Blair. Margaret had a daughter out of wedlock (Anna Elizabeth born 5/24/1989) and both mother and daughter emigrated to the US. I can provide information on Anna's descendents.
Family Surnames: Mcneill
mcrory family - (Broughshane - County Antrim)
hi im looking for information on ellen mcrory father samuel .ellen came form broughshane and married my gr grt gran father robert millar in third krikinrola pres church in ballamena on 14 july 1896 cannot find anything concering ellen in any records bar marriage cert they went on 2 have 1 son john and 7 daughters there son john born 1896 was my granfather i no they lived in mineral street in belfast in 1911 and died there in 1933 and 1937 any information would be very grateful
Family Surnames: Mcrory Millar
Purdy/Pardy of Bushmills - (Bushmills - County Antrim)
My g-grandmother Rose Ann PURDY or PARDY left Antrim in 1874 for NZ. She was aged around 14. Father's name was variously given as John Purdy or William Purdy, a farmer, and her mother was Elizabeth nee Kelly. No other details known. Would love to glean further information.
Family Surnames: Purdy/Pardy/Kelly
Bushmills - (Bushmills - County Antrim)
I am trying to get any information about Samuel Taylor who I believe died about 1851 in Bushmills.
Family Surnames: Taylor
mcgowan family - (Bushmills - County Antrim)
I am trying to establish the parents of John Mcgowan born 1888 from Bushmills co Antrim, John was married to Mary Wisener born 1897 from Cloughmills Co Antrim. I believe John did have siblings but not sure how many. Any information would be much appreciated
Family Surnames: Mcgowan
Rodgers John - (Bushmills - County Antrim)
John Rodgers married Mary Crawford, no dates, My grandfather Neil Hopkins Rodgers came to Hastings, New Zealand along with his brother Harry. Would like to find out if there is any living relatives in Ireland, as I would like to visit them on my next overseas trip
Family Surnames: Rodgers
KIRK MCNEILL Carncastle, Cairncastle - (Carncastle - County Antrim)
Robert KIRK and Mary McNEILL married Carncastle married 29 Jun 1832 Carncastle Presbyterian Church. Looking for their parents/siblings.
Family Surnames: Kirk Mcneill
carrickfergus - (Carrickfergus - County Antrim)
looking for information of elizabeth craig who lived in davy st and around the irish quarter around 1900
Family Surnames: Craig
logan - (Carrickfergus - County Antrim)
looking for paul logan circa 1901 is he part of your family tree
Family Surnames: Logan
Carrickfergus/Gallagher - (Carrickfergus - County Antrim)
In 1927 grt grandfather James Gallagher was said to be in Carrickfergus. He would have been in his 70`s. His wife was Anne Crowcock. They were in Co Meath from 1869-1878 or longer. All their children were born there, Mary, Patrick, Jane, Margaret and Anne who married a British soldier A.R.Knight in Eng. In 1910 the Knights went to Canada and in 1927 Arthur`s widow and children went to the USA. Back to James Gallagher, he was a coachman at one point. I am trying to find his death record sometime after 1927. Margaret
Family Surnames: Gallagher,Knight
Carrickfergus - (Carrickfergus - County Antrim)
I'm looking for records of a Richard Dobbs father of Fortune Dobbs. Fortune was born in 1727 in Carrickfergus. Any records of his father will be greatly appreciated.
Family Surnames: Dobbs
Connor, Carrickfergus - (Carrickfergus - County Antrim)
Looking for details of my g.g'f Alexander Connor, 1840-1928 who married Eliza Jane Johnston, 1843-1888. Their children were: Johanna m John Wilson; Ellen;John m Elizabeth Guy; James m Janie Law; Margaret m ? Ross; Alexander m Catherine Smyth; Samuel m Janet McCoubrie (this was my grandfather, after Janet died he married again Mary Johnston. His children from his first marriage were brought up by his sister Ellen); Eliza Jane; Robert m Ellen Simms. The family lived in Upper Woodburn at a farm called "Echo Valley"
Family Surnames: Connor, Johnston, Wilson, Guy, Law, Ross, Smyth, Mccoubrie
Jane Fitzgerald - (Carrickfergus - County Antrim)
Hi, I have Jane Fitzgerald b 1828 Carrickfergus died 1894 Leicester, married James Brutnall 03.03.1850 Lower Moville, Donegal. I have her father as John Fitzgerald and no other info on her. Can anyone help please? Cheers Julie
Family Surnames: Fitzgerald
Wallace/Dickson lived Upper Woodburn - (Carrickfergus - County Antrim)
I am looking for information and bural site for my ggf his name was Cillimon Wallace, he was born around 1846 and married Emma Dickson in st Nicholas church on 19/06/1868 they lived in upper woodburn carrickfergus. Cillimon worked as an engine driver for rodgers shipyard were he died after being entangled in a machine on the 5th of may 1886 this death was printed in the belfast news letter and there was also an inquest but I can not find a burial site. cillimons wife emma moved to belfast with her children after his death and lived in ainsworth ave. Cillimons father was called William wallace born around 1800 and worked in the saltmines any one with any information please contact me.
Family Surnames: Wallace
Searching - (Carrickfergus - County Antrim)
I am trying to make contact with either Tom Poag or Brian Goodey and stuart McCartney formerly of Rosebrook avenue
Family Surnames: Poag,Goodey,Mccartney
CARRICKFERGUS - (Carrickfergus - County Antrim)
Martha Matilda Magill - my greats granny - born 1839-ish Carrickfergus. Father James bootmaker and mother Mary Davidson. Left for Oz 186-62. Any info appreciated.
Family Surnames: Magill
1901 Ireland census - (Carrickfergus - County Antrim)
I am looking for a James Gallagher at Carrickfurges Antrim, he was a coachman. Do you need an address to locate people on this census?
Family Surnames: Gallagher
hayes/ francis/robert - (Carrickfergus - County Antrim)
Looking for family history of paternal grandfather FRANCIS HAYES. Born 1906 in Carrickfergus, Northern Ireland. Parents were Robert Hayes and Julia Tolton. They were not in Carrickferus in 1901 census.
Family Surnames: Hayes, Tolton
Antrim: McAnally - Mooney - (Carrickfergus - County Antrim)
I am looking for information on my great grandparents, Daniel McAnally and Catherine Mooney married in Antrim in 1854 and settled in Dalry, Ayrshire, Scotland, around 1860
Family Surnames: Mcanally, Mcannaly, Mooney
Hugh Willson - Carrickfergus - (Carrickfergus - County Antrim)
Hugh WILLSON 1750 linen merchant in Carrickfergus. Sons John and Hugh emigrated to New York State, later to Upper Canada (Ontario). Any information about the first Hugh's life in Ireland would be appreciated.
Family Surnames: Willson
George/Martin - (Carrickfergus - County Antrim)
I think my ancestor was born in Carrickfergus about 1850 and that he had a brother Thomas George who married a Janet Martin.
searching - (Carrickfergus - County Antrim)
Anyone have information on a Rose Hegarty who lived at Woodbourne carrickfergus and who died 1875
Family Surnames: Hegarty
Thomas McGee - (Carrickfergus - County Antrim)
Searching for information on Thomas McGee. Immigrated to the Carolinas c. 1771. He had a son also named Thomas McGee, born c. 1760. This Thomas served as a Major in the American Revolution. He wound up living Lincoln/Catawba Counties in North Carolina. There were also "the sisters Hutchinson" on the same ship that sailed from Carrickfergus.
Family Surnames: Mcgee
Andrew Crook Stewart - (Carrickfergus - County Antrim)
I am seeking any information on Andrew Crook Stewart, from Carrickfergus. I have the following information- Married Isabella Fulton.Residing in Mount Pleasant Bathurst Australia when their only daughter Eliza Stewart was born 1839. Eliza married George Waring Webb, Sydney Australia 1861. Andrew had died before his daughters marriage.Eliza died 1915. Their 1st child, a daughter born 20 Sept 1861. Birth notice Sydney Morning Herald, indicating Carrickfergus papers to copy. They had 3 other children. Andrew was listed on babtism certificate as a carpenter
Family Surnames: Stewart Webb
Reid - (Carrickfergus - County Antrim)
Look for information Neil Reid, born 1842, Carrickfergus. No other information known.
Family Surnames: Reid
davys street - (Carrickfergus - County Antrim)
looking for any living relations of the Docherty's late of Davy street also Winnie .......? who lived in the cottages just opposite davy street just below The Minorca pub she married a man called George sometime in the 1950s mick docherty was the local gravedigger in , i think, St Nicholas's Churh
Family Surnames: Docherty
Help required looking for Orchard family members - (Carrickfergus - County Antrim)
does anybody on here have any relatives who know of someone with the orchard surname who moved out to india 1900's stab in the dark i know but i am out of options!
Family Surnames: Orchard
Weir Harrison and Sarah Wilson - (Carrickfergus - County Antrim)
I'm looking for any information on Weir and Sarah....only know is Weir died in 1878 in Middlesex and sarah died 1895 in Islington in the County of London. I know Weir came from carrickfergus and I think Sarah was from Drammaul, Antrim. I cannot find birth od marriage certs......They are my Grt Grt Grandparents....Help please.
Family Surnames: Harrison
McFall - Donald -Semple - (Carrickfergus - County Antrim)
I live in Wales but am tracing back on the above surnames. Partiularly McFall Elizabeth who married William Donald in 1866 from Morag
Family Surnames: Mcfall - Donald - Semple
McCoubrie/Connor - (Carrickfergus - County Antrim)
My g/mother was Janet Muir McCoubrie born in Westmeath to William (born in Greenock, Scot. 1862) and Isabella. Her siblings were, William (born Westmeath), and Isabella (born in Co. Tyrone). According to the 1901 census they lived in Belfast and William's occupation was a gardener. In the 1911 census they lived in Gorteen, Waterford and he was a land stewart and gardener. By that time Janet and William had left home. Janet married Samuel Connor (Carrickfergus, Co. Antrim) in 1907 and give birth to my father, William. Alexander and Margaret (Peg) came later. Janet died when her children were young and they were brought up by their grandfather Samuel Connor and Aunt Ellen. Janet was on the 1911 census but her daughter Margaret wasn't born then so I presume that she died around 1914/15. I haven't been able to find any record of where she was buried and no family members back in N.Ireland have been able to tell me anything. Help!!!!!
Family Surnames: Mccoubrie\
Brown - (Clogh, Clough - County Antrim)
Searching for information on 'Brown' families from Clogh. Jane Ann Brown born c 1842 died Ballymena 1948. She had a brother Thomas Brown who married Jane Marshall. James Brown born Clogh 1878 son of Jane Ann Brown.
Family Surnames: Brown
 
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