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information of interest to anyone researching their Ulster family genealogy. I
have extracted several election lists, marriage, death and personal notices from
I am looking for information on these people.
MAGEE - Hugh MAGEE married
Esther AGNEW on July 1 1890, St Peters Belfast.According to 1911 Census,( 5 Nail
St) they had 10 children born but only 4 living. The four alive were, John(b.
08/08/1891), Sarah Ann(b.24/04/1893) Hugh(b.23/03/1896) and
Patrick(b.01/01/1901). I have also found twins Catherine and Ellen (b.
08/06/1898) but cannot find any record of their deaths.
McCAIGHY - Robert McCAIGHY married Sarah BELL in Lisburn on 26/01/1864. They had the following children: Patrick(b. 17/11/1864, Lisburn, d.15/07/1911 Belfast); Amelia?(b. 02/05/1868); James ( b. 18/08/1870);Roseann (m. William Stewart 22/02/1897); Mary(m. James Kearnes 06/04/1890).
Patrick McCaighy m. Elizabeth McIlduff, whose dtr, Margaret (b. 08/10/1903) married Patrick Magee. These are my gparents.
Patrick Magee was in Irish Free State Army along with his brothers, but the army could not find a record of him. He was also an A.R.P. in Lower Falls, Belfast. during WW2. If anyone can help me find any official records pertaining to him, I would be very grateful.
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