Killelagh Parish Church is located in Swatragh, Co. Londonderry off the Main Street of Swatragh (A29) just after the bridge. According to my mother, the land for this church building was donated by the McGilligan family.
- Roger McGilligan
- Robert McGilligan (1881-1903)
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I AM A MEMBER OF KILLELAGH CHURCH AND WOULD LOVE TO KNOW MORE ABOUT ITS HISTORY.
I am so excited to find the Irish connecction to the McGilligan family. I have done a lot of research in Scotland, and just starting in Scotland. Could you direct me to the sites that have information on these families. Enjoyed your great pictures.
[…] Robert McGilligan (1881-1903) was my Great-great-uncle. He was the son of Roger McGilligan and Jane McCahon. His life was short. He died September 9th, 1903 at Tirhugh, Swatragh, County Londonderry aged only 22 years. Cause of death was recorded as bone disease. He was buried September 11th, 1903 at Killelagh Parish Church. […]