Elder Marriages

John Williams & Margarett Elder, 1656

The entry below is typed exactly as found in the original source.

“The banes between John Williams and Margarett Elder, both of Temple-More Parish.*

The marriage of John Williams and Margarett Elder was solemized (Capt. William Dulton, John Ranckin and others being present) att London Derry this 8th of May 1656.**

* Published before the congregation of London Derry three several Lord’s days.
** Before John Hanfford, Mayor.”

Source: Register of Derry Cathedral (1642-1703) – Parish of Temple-More. Page 39

One reply on “John Williams & Margarett Elder, 1656”

Research for ROBERT ELDER, b. 1760, York County, Pennsylvania.
Rev. War Soldier at Battle
of Kings Mountain, North Carolina.
Notes posted:

Descendant of:
Matthew ELDER and Mary KINCANNON:
Donna Logan’s archives:
6. [Also from Ruth Burns]
Letter from Josephine Jurney,
16024 NE 26th St. Bellevue, Wa. 98008 – 17 July 1989.
In some old CFI cards , found Mathew
Elder son of Mathew Elder christened 13 Aug 1662 Londonderry Co,
Templemore, Derry Cathedral.
Also: Mathew Elder, son of Andrew Elder and Anna, christened 19
May 1703 same place as above.
[Templemore is just west of Londonderry.]
7. Ireland IGI, p. 8444 — same information as #6 – also p. 8441 –
marriage of Andrew Elder to Ann Riply, 3 July 1701 at Derry
Cathedral, Templemore, Ireland. Probable other children are Ann,
christened 21 Nov 1699 and Elizabeth, christened 3 July 1701, both
at Derry Cathedral, Templemore, Londonderry Co.”


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