To: oznannie, p.risboy, Elwyn
Thank you all for the help. I'm passing this on to the family concerned and I'm sure they will be grateful as well.
Meantime, I'll start sifting through things.
Francis Little born:abt. 1805 lived in Castleblayney,Co. Monaghan Ulster, Ireland. He married Sarah McCullough born: 1823.
The family I'm trying to help believes the Littles had connections with Scotland (Dumfries probably) but when I do not at this stage know. I suspect earlier than Francis...
Born: 1730 Tiverton, Devon died on 22 Oct 1752 in Tiverton, Devon, England, England.
Mary married Nicholas COPP born: c1727 died: 13 April 1768 Tiverton Devon.
Really looking for Mary's Parents and Siblings.
Looking to connect with those researching the Patrick Orr line from Moneydarragh, Donegal, Ireland. Patrick was married to Sarah Kerrigan and had several children. One of which was Patrick Orr who married Kate Lafferty. Any connection to the Culdaff area as well as Moville? Mary Orr married Owen...
Yes, as far as I know, born Perthshire.
From R....W.. Family Trees -
Name: John (Laird) STEWART
Given Name: John (Laird)
Birth: May 1782 in Shian, Glenquaish, Perthshire, Scotland
Death: 23 Apr 1869 in N. Easthope, Perth, Ontario, Canada
Re: Crerar, Dunnet, Stewart - Fresh Start?
As this research is for someone else, not me, and that person doesn't "do computers" but relays info through another to me - hardly surprising things go 'pearshaped' I guess.
Anyway, strike out Dunnet and Caithness.
I now have -
John (Laird) STEWART...
Hi Jane, thanks for the reply.
OK, this is (part of) the scenario. I need to find a John Stewart and Elizabeth Crerar in Caithness, not Perthshire where I know of a John Stewart and Catherine Crerar.
John and Elizabeth emigrated to Canada (Ontario) in 1821 with son James (who later had 6...
William Stewart Orr and Annie Craig from Kilbirnie families and settled in Mt Sterling, North Carolina.
Williams dob is given as 1857 dod as 1889. (He died young - 32 - through a logging accident.)
Conflicting information I've received gives his mother's name as Janet Orr, another Mary Orr...