Samuel Elder & Annie Ramsey, 1869

Samuel Elder married Annie Ramsey on 4 Mar 1869 at the Carisle Road Presbyterian Church, Co. Derry, Ireland. Samuel is recorded as a full age bachelor from Burnfoot (Occupation: Farmer). His father, David Elder’s occupation is recorded as Farmer. Annie is recorded as a full age spinister from Burnfoot. Her father, James Ramsey’s occupation is recorded as a Farmer.

Source: Personal Research

David Elder & Mary Ann Campbell, 1883

David Elder married Mary Ann Campbell on 17 Apr 1883 at the Carisle Road Presbyterian Church, Co. Derry, Ireland. David is recorded as a 20 year old bachelor from Burnfoot (Occupation: Farmer). His father, Robert Elder’s occupation is recorded as Farmer. Mary Ann is recorded as a 20 year old spinister (Occupation: Dressmaker). Her father, John Campbell’s occupation is recorded as a compositor.

Source: Personal Research

James Wiley & Fanny Elder, 1880

James Wiley married Fanny Elder on 26 Feb 1880 at the Ballyarnett Presbyterian Church, Co. Derry, Ireland. James is recorded as a full age bachelor from Derryvane (Occupation: Farmer). His father, Samuel Wiley’ occupation is recorded as Farmer. Fanny is recorded as an 18 year old spinister from Lenamore. Her father, Robert Elder’s occupation is recorded as a Labourer.

Source: Personal Research

Griffith’s Valuation (1857) for Donegal

Surname Given County Parish Location
Elder Andrew Donegal All Saints Glar
Elder Andrew Donegal All Saints Moneygreggan
Elder William Donegal All Saints Portlough
Elder Andrew Donegal All Saints Roughan
Elder David Donegal Burt Ballyederowen
Elder Jane Donegal Burt Ballyederowen
Elder Moses Donegal Burt Ballyederowen
Elder Samuel Donegal Burt Ballyederowen
Elder Samuel Donegal Burt Elaghbeg
Elder John Donegal Clonca Balleelaghan
Elder John Donegal Clonca Norrira
Elder James Donegal Conwal Glencar Irish
Elder Alexander Donegal Conwal Glencar Scotch
Elder James Donegal Conwal Glencar Scotch
Elder William Donegal Conwal Letterkenny
Elder Richard Donegal Donagh Churchland Quarters Inc Carrick Carrow
Elder Robert Donegal Donagh Churchland Quarters Inc Carrick Carrow
Elder Elizabeth Donegal Donagh T/Carndonagh/Market Square
Elder Andrew Donegal Donaghmore Blairstown
Elder Andrew Donegal Donaghmore Scotland
Elder Samuel Donegal Fahan Upper Roosky
Elder James Donegal Kilmacrenan Gortnacorrib
Elder Samuel Donegal Muff Derryvane
Elder John Donegal Raymoghy Milltown
Elder John Donegal Raymoghy Milltown
McGilligan Thomas Donegal Killea Glasmullan
McGilligan Hugh Donegal Killea Town of Carrigans

1831 Census – Thomas Elder, William Elder & Anne Elder

1831 Census

Lower Cumber
Fawney
Thomas Elder
4 Males, 3 Females
All lived in one home.
All Presbyterians.

Faughanvale
Gortagherty Upper
William Elder
5 Males, 3 Females, 1 Male servant, 1 Female servant
All Presbyterians.

Clondermott
Enagh
William McConnell
1 Male, 1 Female, 1 Male Servant, 1 Female Servant
Ann Elder
1 Female
All lived in one home.
All Presbyterians.

John Elder & Maggie Harrigan, 1913

John Elder married Maggie Harrigan on 21 Jul 1913 at the Long Tower Roman Catholic Chapel, Co. Derry, Ireland. John is recorded as a full age bachelor from Glasgow, Scotland (Occupation: Miner). His father, William Elder’s occupation is recorded as labourer. Maggie is recorded as a full age spinister from Derry (Occupation: Domestic). Her father, Maggie Harrigan’s occupation is recorded as a hosteller.

Source: Personal Research

James Coyle & Lizzie Elder, 1904

James Coyle married Lizzie Elder on 12 Sep 1904 at the Long Tower Roman Catholic Chapel, Co. Derry, Ireland. James is recorded as a full age bachelor from Derry (Occupation: Labourer). His father, John Coyle’s occupation is recorded as poulterer. Lizzie is recorded as a full age spinister from Derry. Her father, William Elder’s occupation is recorded as a labourer.

Source: Personal Research