Samuel Elder (1832-1907)

On February 4th, 1907, Samuel Elder’s body was found in the River Roe at “Natty’s Hole” near Ballyclose, Limavady. His death record lists Samuel as a widower and labourer of 75 years. Cause of death was drowning pronounced by Benjamin Lane, the coroner for Co. Londonderry. An inquest into Samuel’s death was held February 4th, 1907. The death was registered February 12th, 1907 by James McFeehan (assistant registrar).

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Indexes to the Civil Records of Irish Births, Deaths and Marriages

Index Year Page Number
Deaths (1864 to 1966) 1907 562 335

Norman David Williams & Hannah Scott Elder, 1944

Norman David Williams married Hannah Scott Elder on 4 May 1944 at Claremont Parish Church, Londonderry, Co. Londonderry, Ireland. Norman is recorded as a full age bachelor on air service (Occupation: Draughtsman). His father, Evan William’s occupation is recorded as pilot. Hannah is recorded as full age spinister from Londonderry. Her father, Thomas Elder’s occupation is recorded as a mechanic.

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Walter Elder & Martha Morrow, 1883

Walter Elder married Martha Morrow on 6 Mar 1883 at Christ Church, Londonderry, Co. Londonderry, Ireland. Walter is recorded as a 28 year old bachelor from Ballinmacross (Occupation: Labourer). His father, William Elder’s occupation is recorded as Labourer. Martha is recorded as full age spinister from Milltown Lodge (Occupation: Servant). Her father, John Morrow’s occupation is recorded as a Labourer.

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William Elder & Isabella McCombe, 1893

William Elder married Isabella McCombe on 14 Dec 1893 at Lower Cumber Parish Church, Killaloo, Claudy, Co. Londonderry, Ireland. William is recorded as a 27 year old bachelor from Goshaden (Occupation: Labourer). His father, William Elder’s occupation is recorded as Labourer. Isabella is recorded as a 26 year old spinister from Knockbrack (Occupation: Sewer). Her father, Thomas McCombe’s occupation is recorded as a Labourer.

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Robert Elder & Nancy Watson, 1882

Robert Elder married Nancy Watson on 25 Oct 1882 at St. Columb’s Cathedral, Londonderry, Co. Londonderry, Ireland. Robert is recorded as a 21 year old bachelor from Templemore (Occupation: Shoemaker). His father, Samuel Elder’s occupation is recorded as Labourer. Nancy is recorded as a full age spinister from Templemore. Her father, James Watson’s occupation is recorded as a Labourer.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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