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George Williscraft

George Williscraft

Male 1714 - 1795  (81 years)

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  • Name George Williscraft  [1, 2
    The descendants of William Williscraft of Ireland
    The descendants of William Williscraft of Ireland
    Some notes on William's possible grandsons. William who emigrated to Canada in 1828 and George who remained in Ireland.
    Born 1714  Drogheda, Louth, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 2 May 1714  St Peters Church of Ireland, Drogheda, Louth, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1740  Lurgen, Armagh, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died Jul 1795  Lurgen, Armagh, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 14 Jul 1795  Lurgen, Armagh, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Person ID I1527  Williscroft | The descendants of William Williscroft and Jane Cowan
    Last Modified 8 Oct 2017 

    Father William Williscraft,   b. Abt 1676, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1760, Drogheda, Louth, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 84 years) 
    Mother Jane Cowan,   b. Abt 1680,   d. Bef 1747  (Age ~ 66 years) 
    Married 29 Dec 1703  St Peters Church of Ireland, Drogheda, Louth, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1613  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Margaret Smyth,   b. Abt 1715, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1759, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 44 years) 
    Married 2 Mar 1737  Christ Church, Shankill, Lurgen, Armagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Children 
     1. Jane Williscraft,   b. 1738, Shankill, Lurgen, Armagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Ann Williscraft,   b. 1739, Shankill, Lurgen, Armagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Ann Williscraft,   b. 1743, Shankill, Lurgen, Armagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Mary Williscraft,   b. 1745, Shankill, Lurgen, Armagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Samuel Williscraft,   b. 1750, Shankill, Lurgen, Armagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Child Williscraft,   b. 1756, Shankill, Lurgen, Armagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 25 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F158  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary Carlan,   b. Abt 1740, Shankill, Lurgen, Armagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1808, Tullylish, County Down, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years) 
    Married 5 Nov 1760  Christ Church, Shankill, Lurgen, Armagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. William Williscraft,   b. 1768, Shankill, Lurgen, Armagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1769, Shankill, Lurgen, Armagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 0 years)
    +2. William Harrison Williscraft,   b. 21 Jul 1770, Lurgen, Armagh, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Dec 1846, Smiths Falls, Lanark, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    +3. George Williscroft,   b. Abt 1771, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1831, Lurgen Green (Church Place), Lurgen, Armagh, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years)
    Last Modified 25 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F159  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1714 - Drogheda, Louth, Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 2 May 1714 - St Peters Church of Ireland, Drogheda, Louth, Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1740 - Lurgen, Armagh, Northern Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Jul 1795 - Lurgen, Armagh, Northern Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 14 Jul 1795 - Lurgen, Armagh, Northern Ireland Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S89] Drogheda Parish Records 1700-1800 Index, , Rev Michael Graham, (2001).

    2. [S90] The Family Tree of George Williscraft of Shankill, Ireland, (reviewed 1986).

    3. [S409] 1740 Protestant Householders' Returns, (Public Record Office of Northern Ireland, (+44) 028 90 534800, 2 Titanic Boulevard, Titanic Quarter, Belfast, BT3 9HQ), Surname : Wittercrafft Forename : George Town : Parish : Lurgan Barony : Onelland County .

    4. [S843] Church of Ireland Shankill (Christ Church) (Dromore diocese).