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red mail BLAKLEY, Robert & MCNEILL, Margaret
Researching my great-parents. Robert Blakley/Bleakley, b 1876 Co Armagh, son of ? Margaret McNeill, b 1878 Co Armagh, daughter of ? They were married abt 1900 and had 6 children. They were living at 55 West St, Portadown, at time of the 1911 census. They and their 6 children emigrated to Montreal, Canada, in 3 stages between 1918 and 1921.
red mail Mcfall
Lilly married to Sam best she died around 1921. some connection with the latter Mcfalls of the Portadown area who owned a wallpaper shop
red mail atkinson
specifically susan sarah who married william john austin around 1910 in Portadown. her father was Thomas of george st but may also have lived in belfast
red mail Brown/e
Specifically looking for any info on Brown's newsagents from the 1940's 50's also any info on Brown's working in the linen industry. brown married to McClean and Jonathan brown married to Best and George Brown married to Gordon. Portadown Lurgan area
red mail White of Mullantine & Ballinteggart
Looking for informaiton on Richard White who, in about 1910, moved from South Africa (via Scotland) to live in Mullantine (1911 Census gives details). Mr White was married in South Africa to a Scottish wife and they had one daughter there and then another back in the UK. He died in Ireland before 1942.
red mail Richardson
I am looking for information about Robert Thomas Richardson born in 1900 in Portadown. I am under the impression that he served in the Royal Artillery during WW1 and received the military Medal.
red mail Frank Jordan - McCready's nurseries
I am searching for any information on Frank Jordan, whether good or bad. It is possible that he worked for Sam McCready who was a rose breeder and had his business in or near to Portadown, Co Armagh
red mail Marsden Family
looking for imformation on Margaret Marsden, father Henry, mother Ann Best, Margaret born Portadown 1858. She married my ggrandfather Henry De Daunton,they resided in Australia, known to be @ Upper Cape Queensland Aust, Henry was a miner. Would appreciate any imformation Please.
red mail Robinsons of Lylo, Seagoe Parish
I am trying to find any details of James Robinson (weaver) born about 1800 married to Hannah. Living in Lylo,Seagoe Parish, nr Portadown in 1830. Children born in Lylo: Watson 1830, Margaret 1834. Watson (weaver) married Emily McCormick 11 Feb 1853. Their children ThomasJames,Richard,William,Hannah,margaret,Emily,Ann, Mary Ann,& Henry all bon in Lylo and baptised in Seagoe church. Any connections gratefully received.
red mail McClure - Maria (b 1839) and Margaret (b 1836)
My great-grandmother Maria McClure (b abt 1839 in or near Portadown, Co Armagh) and her sister Margaret (b abt 1836) emigrated to Australia in the 1850s, reportedly after the death of their mother. It is believed that the family grew crab-apple and flax and had a dairy in Co Armagh, the women being known for their fine linen garments. Maria, a milliner and tailoress, married Walter Newton (from Essex) in Australia in 1861. Seeking information on Maria's parents, siblings and other family members. All leads appreciated.
red mail Lytttle-McAteer
My grandfather John Lyttle born about 1895 m Elizabeth Rogers or McAteer1913 Elizabeth birth is recorded a McAteer but her marriage gave her fathers names as Walter Rogers in the 1901 Census Elizabeth McAteer was living with Walter Rogers and his wife, I am looking into the possibilty did they adopt or foster her. John Lyttle father was William Lyttle mother unknown I cannot find his birth and it is unknown if he had siblings any information would be of great help
red mail information please
hi i am looking for information on the lynn family of seagoe portadown.i have william john lynn born 1871 he married mary jane mckeown in 1902 at st mark,s church portadown there were two children samuel and anna i am looking for details of williams death. william was my grandfather who i never met also looking for details on any relitives any info no matter how small will be helpful thank you for your time michael
red mail McMurray near Portadown, Co. Armagh, N. Ireland
James McMurray, was born near Portadown, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland in 1822. He moved to Pickering, ON, Canada and married Jane Smith who was born in New Brunswick. They raised 3 sons, John, William and James between 1845 and 1848 in Pickering and James died there. His widow and family moved to East Nissouri where they had relatives. We are preparing a History Book for East Nissouri and would like information on McMurray relatives.
red mail MARSHALL and YOUNG, near Portadown, Co, Armagh, N. Ireland
Joseph MARSHALL (1784-1877) and his wife Letitia YOUNG (1809-1881) were from near Portadown, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland. They immigrated along with their children Jane, William, Joseph, Robert and Letitia to West Zorra Township, Oxford Co., Canada. Jane soon married her neighbour across the road in East Nissouri Township, Cornelius McCorquodale. They had a Cheese factory on their farm 1872-1903, and Robert Marshall was the first cheese-maker.
red mail William Mitchell and Jane Kelly
I would like information on William Mitchell (1848?) who lived in Lurgan and his wife Jane Kelly (1847?) who lived in Portadown. They married at Lurgan in 1872 and migrated to Australia a few years after that.
red mail Greer family
Trying to find any details for Greer family. We know of a Robert b. c1850 who was a carpenter. Wife may have been Ann or Anne. Children of theirs were at least Robert b. c1878, Christina b 1884 and Anna Liza. Chrissie married Percy Burns and went to England. We have heard of members of the Greer family e.g. Tommy, Louie,Rene and Vic as all from Portadown. Any help really appreciated. Thanks
red mail Beattie family
My great grandparents Thomas George Beattie and Mary Ann Magowan married in Portadown in 1894 and then moved to Glasgow. I know there was still family in Portadown in the 1920s and 30s when my father, William Manson, was a boy and visited with his mother Isabella (Beattie). Do these names mean anything to anyone?
red mail Richard Gibson 1850-1917
R Gibson married M Laurenson 1852-1910. They came from Portadown but lived in Merkland Street, Partick Glasgow. The Mother of R Gibson was an H Burns. The mother of M Laurenson was a B Wilson. The grandmother of R Gibson was a J Dilworth.
red mail watterson
Looking for any information on CATHERINE ELIZABETH WATTERSON, born in Belfast in 1911 and adopted in the Portadown area. Thanks
red mail Blair Minnie ( nee Holland)
Can anyone help me in tracing any of Minnie's family. If she was alive she would be about 95 . She had a brother Bill whom lived in Canada. I last spoke to her in the 1980s but have not been able to get in contact with her or any of her family over there . If any one is related or knows of her extended family it would be great to hear from you Thanks .
red mail houses
Any information on Peacefield, Laurelmount, or Ballinteggart House, greatly appreciated.
red mail looking for Ruddell
Any info pre 1900 will be very welcome.
Curran - Reid
I am looking for information regarding my family history. Here's what I know. Anne Reid (b. March 11, 1890) Married Michael Curran from Workington England, on Aug 17, 1909. They had a son, Joseph b. June 18, 1910 and moved to the U.S. prior to my grandfather's birth in 1917. Michael played football for Portadown and played on the Ireland team in 1909 against Lankashire. I have no information of ancestors before Anne and Michael and would love to find out more.
red mail Portadown and environs research McCollins, Duke, Dawson
Searching for information re family names in the Portadown area c. 1800+. Robert Duke m. Margaret McCollins David Dawson son of Daniel Dawson and Agnes Porter. Daniel's father was Richard Dawson listed as butcher. David Dawson m. Anne Duke 1896, Portadown. Any information would be great.
red mail Pauley/Polley family
Seeking details on Ann Jane Pauley, daughter of James and Jemima Pauley, married Rankin (unknown 1st name) prior to 1895 .
Davies, Furphy, Smart
Looking for any information on Mary Furphy(my mother in law)Mary's parents were Patrick Furphy and Jane(formerly Smart)I believe Patrick worked at the Post Office and they lived in Marley St,and Park Rd Portadown.Ihave been unable to obtain Mary's birth cert from the Belfast reg office ,they can't find it which makes me think she may have been adopted or born to someone else and raised by the Furphy's.She had brothers George (an athlete i think) James or John who joined the british army and wasdisowned by the family and went to live in Scotland,and also Patrick.Mary married Patrick Joseph Davies from Tandragee 19/11/1919 and eventually went to live in Scotland too.Any snippet of information would be a great help as i am at a dead end Suzanne

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