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by pkljdl@gmail.com
Sat May 28, 2016 3:29 pm
Forum: Families by surname
Topic: Harrison in County Monaghan
Replies: 15
Views: 29601

Re: Harrison in County Monaghan & Down

Dear family: In the last couple of years we have followed up a story that the ancestor of the Harrisons of Church Hill and Ballybay, Co. Monaghan, and Cootehill, Co. Cavan, came to County Monaghan from Ballynahinch. A record written in a Bible in Mangapai, New Zealand, tells us that a Harrison came ...
by pkljdl@gmail.com
Thu Jan 09, 2014 6:23 pm
Forum: Families by surname
Topic: Niblock family of County Monaghan
Replies: 0
Views: 793

Niblock family of County Monaghan

Dear All, I am interested in learning more about 18th century Niblocks of County Monaghan. Who could be the father of my Miss Niblock below? A Miss Niblock married James Harrison of Church Hill townland, Castleblayney town, Co. Monaghan. James was born about 1730s. A letter from 5 June 1910, written...
by pkljdl@gmail.com
Mon Nov 11, 2013 11:47 am
Forum: Families by surname
Topic: Harrison in County Monaghan
Replies: 15
Views: 29601

seeking descendant of Harrison: Fintully, Clontibret, Monagh

I am seeking any male named Harrison who is a descendant of a Harrison of Fintully [townland], Clontibret, County Monaghan. We would like to know yes or no, were the Harrisons of Fintully related to other Harrisons of County Monaghan. We have DNA tested four other Harrison families of County Monagha...
by pkljdl@gmail.com
Thu Oct 24, 2013 12:59 pm
Forum: Families by surname
Topic: Paul Monaghan of County Monaghan
Replies: 3
Views: 1644

Re: Gilbert Monaghan of Ireland, possibly County Monaghan

Dear Monaghan family members, This e-mail is about hotels, withdrawing misinformation on a father, and a question on the typical religion of Monaghans. My Gilbert Monaghan (his eldest son was born 1820 in New York state) may have had hotels back in Ireland. His descendant (L.R.) told me he had "hote...
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Wed Oct 16, 2013 6:02 pm
Forum: Families by surname
Topic: Preston family of County Monaghan
Replies: 0
Views: 668

Preston family of County Monaghan

There is a Cortamlet in County Monaghan. John Preston was of Cortamlet. Was he of County Monaghan I hope so. John Preston married Mary. A Preston was the informant on a death certificate for Arthur Harrison (died about 1871, or another year). Do you know anything about John Preston or the Prestons o...
by pkljdl@gmail.com
Wed Oct 16, 2013 5:56 pm
Forum: Families by surname
Topic: What about the Morris'?
Replies: 1
Views: 1376

Morris family of County Monaghan

Glad you asked about the Morris family. I may have one. James Morris married Christina Harrison in the Frankfort Presbyterian Church. The marriage record has her as the daughter of Arthur. He would be Arthur Noble Harrison of Annyart, County Monaghan (b. about 1785, to maybe 1871, not sure); Arthur ...
by pkljdl@gmail.com
Wed Oct 16, 2013 5:49 pm
Forum: Families by surname
Topic: Martin family of County Monaghan
Replies: 0
Views: 706

Martin family of County Monaghan

I have several Martins who have each married a Harrison. Can you tell me more about any of these Martins? Can I assume the Martins were Presbyterian? The Harrisons below were most likely Presbyterian. Who was the first Martin to come to County Monaghan? Or who was the progenitor, earliest known Mart...
by pkljdl@gmail.com
Tue Sep 24, 2013 2:01 pm
Forum: The Cahans Exodus 1764-2014
Topic: Background information:. Rev. Clark went to Argyle, New York
Replies: 5
Views: 2683

Re: Background information:. Rev. Clark went to Argyle, New York

In seeking Monaghans, I ran across three articles on the Cahans Exodus. In South Carolina key words used are Ballybay, Rev. Clark, and Abbeville County, South Carolina. The papers are at two institutions, the Presbyterian Historical Society in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and Erskine Seminary in Sout...
by pkljdl@gmail.com
Tue Sep 10, 2013 9:20 am
Forum: The Cahans Exodus 1764-2014
Topic: Background information:. Rev. Clark went to Argyle, New York
Replies: 5
Views: 2683

Re: Background information:. Rev. Clark went to Argyle, New York

If you go to

http://magoo.com/hugh/cahans.html


It has 30 pages of information on the South Carolina, U.S.A. part of the Cahans Exodus. Lots of sources cited too.

Polly
by pkljdl@gmail.com
Mon Sep 02, 2013 2:32 pm
Forum: Families by surname
Topic: Harrison in County Monaghan
Replies: 15
Views: 29601

James Harrison of Cootehill, Co. Cavan DNA related Monaghan

Greetings. The Harrison family has taken another DNA test. This one was taken by a descendant of James Harrison of Cootehill, County Cavan, Ireland (born probably 178os, is my GUESS). The DNA test shows that in order, he is most closely related to: 1. Hugh Harrison of Ballybay, County Monaghan (b. 1...