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"Master" McDermott - (Ballyneaner - County Tyrone)
Seeking information about Robert Patterson McDermott who was principal of the National School at Ballyneaner at the end of the 19th and the beginning of the 20th centuries. His family included three daughters (Wilhelmina Mary, Annie Elizabeth, Matilda Josephine) and a son (David William).
FAMILY RESEARCH - (Benburb - County Tyrone)
SEEKING INFORMATION ON THE NEILL AND WATT FAMILIES LIVING IN BENBURB AND DISTRICT
Family Surnames: Neill Watt
looking for relatives family tree - (Beragh - County Tyrone)
Looking for help in locating my Greatgrandmom's family for family tree.Mary Gormley was married to Matthew Foy and they were formerly from Co.Sligo,then England and potteries area.Believe Mary came from Northern Ireland,but not sure.On 1910 USA census, she was 68 years old.He was 72.Thanks for any help.
Family Surnames: Gormley, Foy
Cunningham - (Beragh - County Tyrone)
Joseph Cunningham was born in Beragh in 1815 and died on Jan 13, 1897 in Grantley, Ontario, Canada. Three younger brothers also emmigrated to Canada in the late 1830s. We are having difficulty finding any information on Joseph's parents and further into our past.
Family Surnames: Cunningham
THE KELLY SISTERS - (Beragh - County Tyrone)
looking for information on ROSE ELIZABETH KELLY & MARGARET ANN KELLY who's parents were James & Mary McManus. Rose and Margaret married in the catholic church of BERAGH in the district of SIXMILECROSS. Rose married James QUINN in 1933 and Margaret married widower John McCRYSTAL in 1931. Rose passed in 1941 from T.B.
Family Surnames: Kelly / Quinn / Mccrystal
Mccausland - (Caledon - County Tyrone)
John Mccausland is my G.G.Grandfather and he was born in Caledon Circa 1807. He later moved to England where he married. Any information on the Mccauslands would be appreciated.
Family Surnames: Mccausland
james hagan and sarah lester - (Caledon - County Tyrone)
James Hagan emigrated to Australia in 1838 with his wife Sarah (Lester) and children William b 1836 and James b. 1838. His parents were Thomas Hagan an overseer on the Ulster canal, and Hannah Marley. Sarah's parents were William Lester a farmer and Rebecca Haddock who was a quaker. The Lesters were from Armagh and lived in Palnagh House, Killylea. I would like to hear from any members of these families.
Family Surnames: Hagan, Marley,Lester,Haddock
culton and maclean - (Caledon - County Tyrone)
looking for information on william Culton, farmer and his family Ellen (nee maclean) and their children william, David, Ellen, James, Maria and Annie. William and his family went to Illinois in about 1861 but William junior came to Australia. I Believe Ellen and her family lived in Dyan and her Maclean family who came to Australia in the late 1850s gave Caledon as their place of birth. Any assistance with both the Culton and Maclean families would be appreciated.
Family Surnames: Culton
McMitchell - (Caledon - County Tyrone)
Information about the McMitchell family of Caledon, especially for the period from 1850 to 1900, would be most valuable.
Family Surnames: Mcmitchell
Wallace farmer near Minterburn church - (Caledon - County Tyrone)
Samuel Wallace is said to have come from Co Down with his 6 children, Mary,Robert,Samuel,MaryJane,Isabella and Eliza, to farm in Mullineal townland and to attend Minterburn Presbterian Church. Mary married an Anderson and emigrated to the US, Mary Jane married Robert Warwick and Eliza married John Liggett. Descendants farmed at Mullyneil and remained strong supporters of Minterburn, which is only a few miles from Caledon. I would like to learn his wife's name and where in Co Down the family came from. Samuel is in Tyrone on Griffith's Survey (1851) but not on The Tithe applotment in the 1830's.
Family Surnames: Wallace, Warwick, Anderson, Liggett
Elliott - (Caledon - County Tyrone)
Looking for Descendants Of Patrick Elliott Born c 1844 Caledon Co Tyrone and Wife Bridget Mcgarry born c 1834 Caledon Co Tyrone family moved to Rotherham South Yorkshire in 1860,s any info welcome
Family Surnames: Elliott Mcgarry
mcmenamin - (Carrickmore or Termon Rock - County Tyrone)
researching mcmenamin name,located in areas of tyrone, omagh, carrickmore, loughmacrory, mullanmore.
Family Surnames: Mcmenamin Corr
Researching Dickson - (Carrickmore or Termon Rock - County Tyrone)
Researching Dicksons prior to 1769 in/around Tyrone, Omagh, Termon, Carrickmore, Six-mile-cross, Moylagh(Beragh). Looking for family 3 brothers and 1 sister (may be others but not proven). Richard, John, Susanna and Joseph. Joseph left from Londonderry in Aug 1769 carrying with him two certificates, dated 1769, attesting to his good character, one from Termon signed by a Johnston and one from Moylagh signed by Joseph Scott. Not sure if Joseph's brothers and sister sailed at same time with him but all came to USA, Pennsylvania to Virginia and then West Virginia.
Family Surnames: Dickson, Dixon
McEntyre - (Castlecaulfield - County Tyrone)
John McEntyre: bc1804 Gortavale, Co Tyrone (son of Andrew & Elizabeth, nee Steenson) married Mary Bell (daughter of William & Anna) c1822 at Castlecaulfield. Issue: William., Annabella, Margaret, Andrew, Mary, John & Robert. Emigrated to Australia in 1854. John was a farmer at Dungannon, was literate, paid fare of thirty pounds on ship 'Rodney'. Any information pre-1854 very welcome.
Family Surnames: Mcentyre
cargill and mcgaughy - (Castlecaulfield - County Tyrone)
cargill and mcgaughy name in castlecaufield any one know of any relations
simpson - (Castlecaulfield - County Tyrone)
winnie simpson castlecaufield any relations
Mary Jane Totton (nee) Steenson - (Castlecaulfield - County Tyrone)
This was my Grandmother`s last residence (drumrainey cottages Castlecaulfield)before she died in Limavady Heritage Hospital on 28th March 1940, I believe her niece Winnifred Kerr was with her when she died, she had a son called James a daughter called Annie and originally came from the Co. Armagh area, her maiden name was Steenson. My sisters and I were always led to believe that she was buried in St. Michael`s C. of I. in Castlecaulfield but the grave can`t be found.Any help would be much appreciated.
Family Surnames: Totton (Nee) Steenson
Coulston (Coulson) and Struthers - (Castlecaulfield - County Tyrone)
Searching for birth/marriage info for John Coulston 1789-1875 and his wife Mary Struthers. He rented property from John Y. Burgess at Terrenew from about 1860; he died there in 1875. Possibly brother David also rented there. Some later family records found at St. Michael's; ie his grandchildren Elizabeth, Louisa, Charles, Davd, Robert. Any suggestions as to where I might search, any info on this family would be appreciated. Sometimes the family name is spelled without the "t".
Family Surnames: Coulston/Coulson/Struthers
Wauchop/Wauchope of Castlederg, Co Tyrone - (Castlederg - County Tyrone)
My Grandfather was Samuel Wauchop, born in Castlederg, Co Tyrone and moved to Renfrewshire Scotland as a young man. His parents were John Wauchop and Sarah Ann Denis/Dennis. I would welcome any information on either family and will share any informatiom which I have. Thank you
Family Surnames: Wauchop, Dennis
Re Hamilton - (Castlederg - County Tyrone)
My Hamilton family who came to Australia were Mary Hamilton who married Robert Hemphill and Violet Hamilton who married James Hemphill, who from Family members were possibly cousins, married in Ireland and both came to Australia in 1850,s.. There was also another Mary and Jane who also came to Australia. Would like to find theses families in Ireland. I can give information of families in Australia if anyone would like updates.
Family Surnames: Hamilton,Hemphill
Kennedy, Thomas - (Castlederg - County Tyrone)
According to my great aunt, my great grandfather, Thomas Kennedy, was born in Castlederg on 14 Feb 1858 to William Kennedy (dob 29 Jan 1828) and a Miss Hamilton. I would appreciate any information on any of the three named above. Thomas emigrated to Canada and died there on 30 Aug 1934.
Family Surnames: Kennedy And Hamilton
Hemphill, James & Russell, Mary - (Castlederg - County Tyrone)
Hemphill, James & Russell, Mary – Co. Tyrone, Ireland I am looking for any information about James Hemphill & Mary Russell who married in Co. Tyrone, Ireland. They had at least three sons, Robert Hemphill born in 1833, James Hemphill born 1835 & Johnston Hemphill born in 1836. All three boys left Ireland for Australia, but the parents remained behind. It is thought there were other children of James & Mary as well. The sons Robert & James were both married in Ireland in the parish of Termonamongon, whilst Robert was said in his memoirs to have come from Castlederg. Please contact me if you have any knowledge of this family, thank you. Cindy.
Family Surnames: Hemphill, Russell
KYLE Townland of Lisnacloon - (Castlederg - County Tyrone)
Interested in John KYLE born c. 1832 at Lisnacloon, married Rebecca FORSTER there in 1858 in the parish church Termonamongan and eventually died there in 1902 while on a visit from Australia to his place of birth. He was apparently buried next to his father, Robert, a farmer of the district. Any information concerning the above would be greatly appreciated.
Family Surnames: Kyle, Forster
Smith, McCormick - (Castlederg - County Tyrone)
Looking for Smith family from Breen, near Castlederg, Tyrone, Ireland and McCormick family from Castlederg. Mathew Smith b 1811, married Ann and had children John, Thomas, Ellen and others, all born Breen area. Thomas married Elizabeth McCormick from Castlederg and had son Thomas Henry Smith b 1831ish who moved to Liverpool with brother Mathew. Mathew married Mary Ann (Minnie) McCormick (married in Castlederg but moved to Liverpool). None of them moved to USA as far as I am aware. Any information would be great!
Family Surnames: Smith Mccormick
McGoldrick/Boyd - (Castlederg - County Tyrone)
I am looking for information on my g-g- grandparents, Terence McGoldrick and Margaret Boyd. I know they had at least one son, Michael, b.1870 in Castlederg. Michael is my great-grandfather. From previous searches I know that Terence died in 1889 aged 60 years. I cannot find a record of birth or marriage for Terence and Margaret. Michael married twice. His second wife was Bridget McGrory nee Begley and they lived in Ballinakillnew Mountain.
Clady 1857 - (Clady - County Tyrone)
Andrew White married Grace Atchison in 1857 at the "Meeting House Clady" in the parish of Ardstraw. At the time Grace lived at Spawmount her father a farmer. Is Spawmount the name of a farm and are there any Atchison's still in the area.
looking fir info about grgr grandparents - (Clogher, and Parish - County Tyrone)
Married in Dromore Co Tyrone on 16/10/1845 Would like to find who their families were. Their names are James Wilkie and Mary (nee Morrow )
Family Surnames: Wilkie And Morrow
King's of Clogher - (Clogher, and Parish - County Tyrone)
I'm looking for information on Edward Irvine King b.c. 1824 in Clogher, Co. Tyrone. By 1847 he had moved to Suffolk, England and had become a Policeman. He gave is trade as Watch and Clock maker and when he married in 1851 to Janette Mary Huntley, he gave his fathers name as George King, a Farmer. Any help will be gratefully received.
Family Surnames: King
CHARLOTTE KERNAGHAN - (Clogher, and Parish - County Tyrone)
WOULD LIKE TO FIND OUT ABOUT MY GRANNIE WHO MARRIED MY GRANDAD CHARLES MCADAMS IN 1918IN CLOGHER HER FATHER WAS THOMAS KERNAGHAN AND HE WAS A FARMER. WHEN THEY GOT MARRIED THEY LIVED IN AUGHER CO TYRONE .
Family Surnames: Kernaghan
carson of fardross - (Clogher, and Parish - County Tyrone)
looking for any info about joseph carson b 1815 married to mary irwin b1820 and i think worked at fardross at one time they had one son that i know of william b1855 any info would be appreceated thanks
Family Surnames: Carson
Smith, John, Clogher County Tyrone 1804 - (Clogher, and Parish - County Tyrone)
Looking for John Smith born Clogher 1804, joined army in 1821 at Newry, then Royal Artillery 4th Battalion (2nd company) 1822, Canada 1822-1829, West Indies (4th Battalion 3rd company) 1839 to 1842, died 30 April 1843 at Hilsea Barracks, Hampshire He married Elizabeth Murray April 1827 in Canada. Eldest son George born July 1828 may have returned to Ireland in 1830s, and a daughter also, possibly. Other children James born 1836 Clonmel, John born 1839 Hilsea Hampshire, William born 1841 British Honduras and David born 1843 Hilsea Barracks remained in England with mother Elizabeth who remarried John Telfer in 1845. John may be related to a William Smith born Clogher 1793 who joined army c. 1811 was in 4th Batalion 2nd company, was at Battle of Waterloo, returned to Clogher with wife and four children in 1832 after discharge from army
Family Surnames: Smith
John Little family - (Clogher, and Parish - County Tyrone)
John Little and his wife, Mary Stuart lived in Garlow(Girlaw) Townland, Clogher Civil Parish, about 21/2 miles north-east of Fivemiletown. His children were Charles, Guy, John and Jane Little. Charles married Squire Lynn's daughter and lived in Auchnacloy and had four children, Daniel, Alexander William and Robert. Guy married the daughter of a wheelwright. John married Miss Lord. Jane married Thomas Alexander. They moved to Canada about 1822. I would like to learn more about John Little and wife Jane Stuart and their families.
Family Surnames: Little, Stuart
Kane, Cane, Keen etc.Margaret - (Clonfeacle, and Parish - County Tyrone)
Margaret was born about 1808, her parents were John and Betsy and they were farmers. Margaret migrated to Edinburgh Scotland where she married Andrew Garvey a ship's fireman. There were four daughters born and they then moved to Liverpool England.Any information?
Family Surnames: Kane, Cain, Keen
McLoughlan - (Clonfeacle, and Parish - County Tyrone)
I am searching for family of Eliza (or Elizabeth) McLoughlan, daughter of Moses and Eliza She was described as an "Irish Famine Orphan" and came to Australia with her sister Anne on the "Earl Grey" in 1848 aged 18
Family Surnames: Mcloughlan
Coagh Co. Tyrone McCullagh - (Coagh - County Tyrone)
Can anyone help me with the knowledge of a Tom McCullagh Lower Coagh about 1900 or John McCullagh married Liza McKeown with son John born 1863. Also Arthur McCullagh Tamlaght married Margaret Brown with son Arthur born 1859 ? Thankyou.
Family Surnames: Mccullagh
Hughes in Coalisland - (Coalisland - County Tyrone)
Francis Hughes m Mary McAliskey, son James born 10th Sep 1886. Francis & Mary gave address on birth cert of James as Annaghmore, Coalisland. According to family memory, the Hughes family were shopkeepers and seedsmen in Coalisland and I can find plenty in Piggotts to confirm this but there are several Hughes' lines. James went on to marry Mary McArthur in Port Glasgow, 1912, parents both deceased by that time (according to marriage certificate) . I have a Francis Hughes born 08.08.1866, Coalisland but cannot find census or marriage records for him to corroborate. Think I've hit my brick wall.
Family Surnames: Hughes, Mcaliskey
Mitchell/Toft - (Coalisland - County Tyrone)
Looking for the ancestors of William Mitchell born 1793 in Coalisland, Tyrone, Ireland. William married Elizabeth Toft in Campbelltown NSW in Australia in 1824. William (convict) was transported to Australia in 1818 on the "Martha".
Family Surnames: Mitchell
McGeary - (Coalisland - County Tyrone)
I am searching for information re my grandfather's family. Francis X McGeary was born Coalisland 1896? to Peter McGeary(coal miner) and Bridget nee Kavanaugh. Closest relative on ship records list my grandmother Bridget's addr as Barrack Street/Row ,Coalisland. My grandfthr and 3 sisters; Kate, Mary Anne and Nellie came to Philadelphia early 1900's. Two brothers known were Patrick(lost at sea) and John. I have found a possible daughter Catherine b: 1878, Anagher, to Peter McGeary & Bridget Kavanagh? Any research leads or information wld be greatly appreciated.
Bradley, Matilda m H. Nelson - (Coalisland - County Tyrone)
I am searching for information on the family of Matilda Bradley who immigrated to New York, married Hesketh Nelson, had a son John, born in New York, and returned to Ireland for the birth of a second son, William Thomas in 1907. Records list her mother as Mrs. B. Bradley of Brackaville, Coalisland.
Family Surnames: Bradley
Cummins - Miller married 1824 - (Coalisland - County Tyrone)
I have a marriage for my 4x great grandparents in Coalisland 1 Nov 1824. I would appreciate any help in finding where this marriage might have taken place and any info about James Cummins or Mary Anne Miller. Their witness was Elanor Mallon.
Family Surnames: Cummins, Cummings, Kimmins, Kimmons
Margaret Symington - (Coalisland - County Tyrone)
Tracing Family Tree - Grandmother was Margaret Symington born in Coalisland in 1899. Her parents were Matthew and Sarah Symington. Margaret moved to Scotland with her sister Sarah around 1920. There may have been other siblings left in Coalisland. Matthew Symington was shoemaker/cobbler. Does anyone know of this family? Any help would be appreciated. Rosemary
Family Surnames: Siminton, Symenton, Syminton
mc geary - (Coalisland - County Tyrone)
hello i'm searching for some info about my family mc geary my grandfather was john and was married to a ellen harte and lived in barrack street area also relations in annagher called peter who was married to a bridie kavanagh so if anyone has any clues let me know.thanks
William James Frizzell - (Coalisland - County Tyrone)
My Grandfather was born in Coalisland in 1900. I know his siblings were Joseph(died 1917 in France), Robert John(died in Belfast WW2),Sarah Elizabeth(buried in the Church of Ireland Church cemetery in Killyman along with my Grandfather) and Mary who was about 17 when she died.Their father was Robert Frizzell Was he born in Coalisland or Dungannon? Does anyone have further information on the family?
Family Surnames: Frizzell
McGill and O'Hara - (Coalisland - County Tyrone)
I am desperately seeking my Irish ancestors who I believe originated in a small village Drumreany near Coalisland Tyrone. When orphaned, my grandmother was brought up in this village with her grandparents John McGill and MaryAnn nee O'Hara. John was a labourer in the coal mines born 1836 and MaryAnn in 1838. They had two sons who emigrated to Durham England in the 1880s: James born 1864 and Patrick born 1866, other children include:Catherine, Mary and Owen McGill. Catherine married James Martin from Derry in 1896.
Family Surnames: Mcgill, O'hara, Martin
Cookstown - Rutherford - (Cookstown - County Tyrone)
Looking for information about Thomas James Rutherford, born 1849, Cookstown, County Tyrone. He married Susannah Irwin and emigrated to Durham,England. Their children: William,b.1870; George,b.1872; Mary Ann,b.1873; Esther,b.1876; Margaret,b.1877; Sarah Jane,b.1879; Joseph Irwin,b.1871. Any information appreciated.
Family Surnames: Rutherford, Irwin
joseph /william corr - (Cookstown - County Tyrone)
trying to trace the aforementioned joseph or joseph william corr.Married in 1882 to a margaret devlin in cookstown. Alas margaret died in the year 1886 leaving an 18months old son. The husband is supposed to have emigrated to america and his son was brought up by his g/mother jane devlin,in Drumgarrell, cookstown.If anyone out there can throw any light on the aforementioned joseph/william corr I would be delighted to hear from you
Harkness, Eleanor and Boyd, Hugh - (Cookstown - County Tyrone)
Looking for any information about the Harkness family in the Cookstown area around 1800. According to her abituary when she died in Muskegon, Michigan, USA in 1889, Eleanor Harkness was born in Cookstown on 25 Sept 1800. She married Hugh Boyd in St. Andrews, New Brunswick, Canada and later moved on to Wisconsin and Michigan. She also had at least two brothers (William & Unknown?) and another sister (Emily), but could have more siblings too. I don't know anything about the siblings birthplaces or dates or about their parents? Would like to visit Cookstown in person someday, but would like to learn a little more about the Harkness family history first. Any information you could provide would be greatly appreciated.
Family Surnames: Harkness, Boyd
Cahoon - Cookstown? - (Cookstown - County Tyrone)
I am trying to find information on my great grandmother Elizabeth (Lizzy) Cahoon born C.1878? Possibly in or around Cookstown Tyrone any info greatly recieved thanks.
Family Surnames: Cahoon
Looking for Lowerback? Tyrone - (Cookstown - County Tyrone)
I am trying to find information on a small place called Lowerback? in Co Tyrone possibly a townland? probably near Cookstown? my great grandfather Robert McIlree born 1877 was a Scutcher in a Linen factory in Tyrone, any info greatly recieved thanks
Family Surnames: Mcilree
 
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