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ballard researching family history irish side

steph huckerby

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hello all im steph huckerby was ballard im trying to research the irish history of my family ive got to my 3rd gg and gf but im stumped where ever i look for any information as hugh boyd was illiterate and my 2gg died at the age of 40 and my great grandmother died 20 some years before i was born and there was no one else to ask as grandfather died when my mum was young
i have been reaserching for around 15 years and have found lots of information out but im stumped at the 3rd ggp and would love some advise on how to get the history of them the names are crilly,crelly creely boyd boyde from around the dates of 1838/1840 the grandparent i cant find is agnes rodger boyd or her mother i know she died in 1879 in scotland from child birth illness and know her husband was hugh boyd on certificate they were married in ireland between 1859-1863 roughly had a child in 1867 called mary boyd and my great grandmother was agnes c boyd married james boyd riddell would love some more insight ive used other websites with not much coming up
 
I don't know if I'm reading this right but nothing seems to add up. I've taken the 2 most unusual names, james boyd riddell and agnes rodger boyd and they don't appear to match what you have found. When were Agnes and James born?
 
Is this him ?
RIDDELL
JAMES BOYD
BOYD
M
1904
652 / 2 / 665
COATBRIDGE OR OLD MONKLAND

James Boyd RiddellRANK: ABBIRTH PLACE: CoatbridgeDEATH DATE: 31 Jan 1944DEATH PLACE: Rn Hms Grenville ItalySERVICE NUMBER: P/Jx274501WAR: WW2MILITARY UNIT: Royal Navy Or Royal MarinesREGIMENT: Royal Navy and Royal Marines
 
You say Agnes married James Boyde but a far as I can see Agnes was his mother. Agnes seems to of married John Riddle.
1901 Scotland Census
Agnes RiddellAge 24Estimated Birth Year 1877Relationship WifeSpouse's Name John RiddellGender FemaleWhere born wirhano, LanarkshireRegistration Number 652/2Registration district CoatbridgeCivil parish Old MonklandCounty LanarkshireAddress 6c Lefroy StED 26Household schedule number 110Line 18Roll CSSCT1901_348 Household membersName Age John Riddell 29Agnes Riddell 24John Riddell 1mo
 
RIDDELL
JOHN
mmn BOYD
M
1901
652 / 2 / 297
COATBRIDGE OR OLD MONKLAND
RIDDELL
JAMES BOYD
mmn BOYD
M
1904
652 / 2 / 665
COATBRIDGE OR OLD MONKLAND
RIDDELL
WALTER CRAIG
mmn BOYD
M
1908
652 / 2 / 1303
COATBRIDGE OR OLD MONKLAND
 
Marriage...
BOYD
AGNES RODGER
RIDDELL
JOHN
1900
629 / 62
CARLUKE

Birth...
BOYD
AGNES ROGER BUC
mmn ROGER
F
1880
644 / 1 / 1456
BRIDGETON

Long shot but could be her parents going by location...
Robt. F. BoydGENDER: MaleMARRIAGE DATE: 16 Jun 1875MARRIAGE PLACE: Old Monkland, Lanark, ScotlandSPOUSE: Rebecca Rodger
 
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