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I know I posted the other day, but noticed that I put the name wrong I am looking for information on
Dawson Gerald Wray born June 9 1907 in Co. Tyrone Northern Ireland lived at house 5 Bovean Drumaspil Tyrone. Moved to Ontario Canada, found records saying his father was James Wray and mother was Laura Wray also from Co. Tyrone. The information I found said there were 6 children but 5 living in 1911, my great grandfather, Dawson Gerald Wray being 1 of the 5 living children of James and Laura Wray. They also lived with Laura's mother Sarah Dawson, who according to a 1911 census was 70 years old and a farmer. Looking for any information anyone has or if you are related and can provide any information. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Trying to put together a family tree book for my kids with any family an information I can find


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Hagan (& variants): Younger children of Charles Hagan & Ellen Meenagh, born in Termonmaguirk in late 1830s. Daughters emigrated to Australia & New Zealand. Surviving letters show cousins, of Irish St Dungannon, who moved to New York (and possibly back again, also links to the McShane family of Irish St.

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Dawson James Wray born June 9 1907 in Co. Tyrone Northern Ireland lived in Bovean Drumaspil Tyrone. Moved to Ontario Canada, found records saying his father was James Wray and mother was Laura Wray also from Co. Tyrone. The information I found said there were 6 children but 5 living in 1911, my great grandfather, Dawson James Wray being 1 of the 5 living children of James and Laura Wray. Looking for any information anyone has or if you are related and can provide any information. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Trying to put together a family tree book for my kids with any family an information I can find

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John JACK 1805-1875. Needing his wife, possible siblings and parents. I have a list of jack before him but if they are related I can't connect them. He is my third great grandpa.

John MCASHEE 1776-1855. Needing last name of wife Catherine
1777-1846. Also parents of each.

possible in tyrone: James NEWTON born between 1859-1870 ( from different census). He says he was from Ulster. Came to United states ( 1864 or 1872 or 1881) from census.


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My brick wall are my ancestors John Johnston and his wife Belle (Arabella, Isabella) Rainey. I have the record of the baptism of their daughter Sally (Sarah) at the Stewartstown 1st Presbyterian Church in 1818/19. John and Belle were living at Dernagh at the time.

I have been unable to find any record of a marriage of John and Belle, nor a baptism for either of them.

John was a bailiff for William Blacker who was the land agent for the Commissioners of Endowed Schools of Dungannon. John attempted to build a house in Derrytresk in 1842 but ran into problems with the locals who burnt him out twice. He must have succeeded because later documents have the family at that location.

I believe that the Johnston’s arrived fairly early in the Plantation period probably from the Annandale area of Scotland.


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My GGG Grandmother, Matilda Yarrow, emigrated from Oritor in County Tyrone to Australia in 1842 with her two sisters, Eliza and Margaret. Matilda was approx 16, Eliza 21 and Margaret approx 17. Their parents were Mathew Yarrow and Margaret Nobbs. I have not been able to locate any online record of the parents - other than Mathew appearing in an 1826 Tithe Applotment record.

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Hugh Devlin (1808-1870) and Olivia Stinson (1821-1875) were married in Ardboe, Co. Tyrone on 4 Feb 1835. I don't know who their parents were. Their first child, Peter, was baptized 12 Sept 1838, which may be a grandfather's first name. The child didn't survive. In 1839 the couple emigrated to Ste. Catherine's, Ontario, where they had at least 9 other children. I believe Olivia was Protestant and Hugh Catholic.

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My maternal grandmother was Catherine Devine: Born March 25, 1889 in Plum Bridge, Omagh, County Tyrone. She came to the USA in 1906 and died May 5, 1965
Her parents were Anna McCormick [McCormack?] born in Ireland in 1861 [est] and died in Ireland in 1927 [est]; Her father was Charles Devine born in Ireland in 1851 [est] and died in Ireland 1923 [est].
I am interested in tracing the family tree earlier [ie, parents of Charles Devine and/or Anna McCormick for starters]. Any insights would be appreciated.
Stan


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Henry Donaughy b. 31 May 1842 Ardtrea and Desertlin, Londonderry. Looking for info on his parents, James (?) Donaughy and Catherine Purdy.
George Crozier b. 1815 Ardboe. Father may be John (?) b. c 1787. Mother unknown.
Mary (Molly) Quin(n) b. Jul 1823 Ardboe. Looking for info on her parents Felix Quin(n) and Nelly Hughes.


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Searching 2 lines: Logue, Rush

1) JOHN LOGUE (1837 - 19Apr 1894). Born/lived/died in Ballykeel, Sixmilecross, Co Tyrone. His parents were possibly HUGH LOGUE and MARY ANN McCAULY. JOHN was married to Mary Gormley (1835-1915). Mary emigrated to USA in 1896 with son Michael.
Their children:
- John b. 1861
- Bridget Delia b. 1863
- Mary b. 1865
- MICHAEL FRANCIS (1866-1946) m. MARY E. RUSH in USA
- Ann Jane b. 1869
- Isabella b. 1870
- Joseph b. 1873
- Elizabeth b. 1873
- Hugh b. 1875
- Margaret b. 1877
- Eleanor (?Ella) b. 1879

2) PETER RUSH (1829-1910)
Born in Co Tyrone. Parents were possibly PATRICK RUSH and SUSAN LEAMON CARROLL. Peter emigrated to USA sometime between 1848-1852, eventually settled in Nebraska USA though he was in Illinois for a time. It is clear that he was acquainted with the Logue's in Chicago Illinois, and perhaps in Ireland though I have no documentation to support the Ireland connection. His brother JAMES Rush also settled in Nebraska.
He married ANNA BURKE (1842-1884) in Illinois, USA.
Their children, all born in USA:
- David b. 1858
- Elizabeth b. 1859
- C.Daniel b. 1860
- Thomas b. 1860
- Peter b. 1861
- Nell b. 1863
- John b. 1864
- M.A. b.1870
- Charles b. 1875
- MARY ELIZABETH (2 Feb 1875-15 Oct 1958) married MICHAEL F. LOGUE
- Catherine b. 1877
- Nellie b. 1880
- Frank b. 1883


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