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. . Name . Parish Information Reference
. . BREADLEY . . see under Bradley .
. . BREADON . . see under Brydon .
.
.
BREADLEY .   see under Bradley .
. . BREADY . . click here for separate Bready/Brady file .
. . BREAKEY . Blaris of Huguenot origin who came to Lisburn area from France in 1600s HL
Lieut. . BREAKEY . Kilcoo of Royal Navy; inspecting Commander of Newcastle Coastguard Station in 1884 POD
Rev.
Andrew BREAKEY   Killyleagh formerly of Keady; installed as minister at 1st Killyleagh Presbyterian church 31 Mar 1831; born Co. Monaghan; married Jane Leslie of Co. Armagh in 1823 (she d. 27 Apr 1856) ; father of Anne (married Rev. Robert Sayers of Norfolk) , Elizabeth (married Rev. Samuel Hamilton ) , Rev. Isaiah Breakey b. 1827 & died 1853) & Rev. Samuel Leslie Breakey b. 1829/30 & died 1902) ; testimonial 1 May 1841; letter re races 9 Jul 1842; died 17 Nov 1882; death notice 25 Nov 1882 (over 80) & 16 Dec 1882 (NC); buried Presbyterian graveyard; will probated 9 Dec 1882, executors were Rev. Samuel Hamilton & Rev. George Raphael Moore, both of Saintfield; described as "broad-shouldered & large featured, strong in mind and stout in person; his voice was harsh & husky & seemed squeezed out of his chest by a series of muscular jerks"; nicknamed the "Weeping Angel" HCPCI p169; MIs; MID p 102; POD; DR; RWN p 53
Miss
Elizabeth BREAKEY   Saintfield daughter of Rev Andrew Breakey of Killyleagh & Mrs. Jane Breakey ; married Rev. Samuel Hamilton of Conlig & Saintfield 13 Jan 1847 at 1st Killyleagh Presbytterian Church, witnesses were Jane Ferris & Leslie Breakey ; mother of Caroline b. 1868 PR; MID p102; DR; CRBWN
Miss
Ellen
BREAKEY . Newry daughter of William Breakey ; aged 25 married John Hill 14 Feb 1853 CR
. John BREAKEY . Hillsborough supervisor of Hillsborough District; died 25 Jun 1850 aged 48; buried Hillsborough graveyard MIs
. Joseph BREAKEY . Knockbreda

son of James Breakey ; married Margaret McCartney 12 Apr 1861

CR
Rev. William Edmund BREAKEY . Aghaderg minister of Loughbrickland Presbyterian Church from 22 Mar 1842 until he transfered to Lisburn 4 Aug 1856; his representatives owned 59 acres in Lisburn in 1876 HCPCI p185; LOI
. . BREANAN . . see under Brennan .
. Robert BREARELY . Donaghadee held land with 4 others in Donaghadee village in 1659 PNNI V2 p 177; SP
Mr. . BREATLEY . Kilclief delegate from 'Hearts of Down' to Gaelic Athletcis Association meeting Apr 1903 MO 5/03
. . BREDEN .   see under Bryden .
Miss.
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BREEN . Down vice president of N.S.P.C.C ( child cruelty) Downpatrick branch 14 May 1936 DR*
Mrs. . BREEN . Down presented prizes at St. Patrick's Badminton Club Annual Dance 16 Apr 1937 DR*
Miss . BREEN . Kilclief of Killard; site of an ancient Catholic chapel & Mass station in her field c. 1870 O'L V1 p 181, 188
Rev. Dr. . BREENE . Killinchy rector of Killinchy then St. Peter's, Belfast 26 May 1926 DR*
Master . BREEN . Kilcoo captain of the Tug-O-War team c. 1900; click here for the story MOF p3
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A.
BREEN . Ballyculter a student at Strangford Elementary School in 1923; group photo available LM 1989 p61
Miss
Alicia/Elsia
BREEN .
Ballyculter
regd. Strangford; wife of Timothy Hayes ; mother of Mary Josephine b. 1872
CR
Miss
Annie
BREEN . Ballyculter a student at Strangford National School in 1922; group photo available
LM 1990 p22
Miss Anne BREEN . Dundonald of Dunlady; mother of Thomas bapt. 27 May 1820 at Church of Ireland; single woman; father stated as Thomas Williamson TMUOP p 109
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Arthur
BREEN . Kilclief of Killard; died 19 Jan 1831 aged 64; father of Patrick ; buried at Kilclief Catholic graveyard
MIs
Miss B. BREEN . Magheradrool won novelty dance at annual dance at St.Patrick's Church hall 1 Dec 1938 DR*
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Bernard
BREEN . Ballyculter of Toberdoney; married Mary McIlheron 13 Feb 1847 at Saul Catholic Church, witnesses were James Murnin & Mary Anne Burns PR
. Bernard BREEN . Ballyphilip husband of Sarah who died 14 Sep 1853; buried Tullyboard Catholic graveyard MIs
Miss Cassie BREEN . Saul married John Corran of Castleward 8 May 1791 at Saul Catholic Church PR
Miss Catherine BREEN/ O'BREEN . Ballyculter wife of Richard Colley of Tullyratty; mother of John bpt. 19 Oct 1816 (sponsors were John Smith & Catherine Hynds) & Richard bpt. 6 Jun 1819 (sp. Thomas Smith & Catherine Colley) at Saul Catholic Church PR
Miss Catherine BREEN(E) . Moira wife of Hugh Lavery; mother of John b. 1872 & Hugh b. 1874 CR
Miss Cecily BREEN/ O'BRIEN . Saul & Ballyculter married George Fitzsimons of Castle Island & Tullyratty & Castleward 30 Dec 1792 at Saul Catholic Church; mother of John bpt. 2 Feb 1794 (sponsors were Joh n Falloona & Rose Doran) & Mary bpt. 10 Feb 1796 (sp. Bernard Hanvey & Molly Corran) & William bpt. 6 Aug 1797 (sp. Thomas Corran & Alice McIlhone) & Anne bpt. 5 Nov 1801 (sp. James & Catherine Hynes) & George bpt. 19 Jan 1804 (sp. Daniel McKeating & Anne Falloona) at Saul Catholic Church PR
.
Daniel
BREEN . Clonallon of Croan; will probated 1815 IIW V4 p15
. Denis BREEN . Dunsford of Corbally; died 17 May 1855 aged 76; buried Dunsford Catholic graveyard MIs
.
Denis
BREEN . Kilclief of Killard; died 1 Jun 1874; son of Patrick Breen; brother of Patrick Breen (d. 9 May 1847) ; father of Ann; buried Kilclief Catholic graveyard
MIs
. Denis BREEN . Kilclief of Killard ; owned 45 acres in 1876 LOI
Miss
Ellen
BREEN . Shankill daughter of Edward Breen ; aged 23 married James Morrison 17 May 1867 in Lurgan CR
. G. BREEN . Down a member of Downpatrick Masonic Lodge in 1906 LR 2011 p44
. G BREEN . Down school officer for Downpatrick School Board in 1910 POD
George BREEN ? foreman of jury trying Ribbonmen & Orangemen illegally marching 27 Mar 1834 NH*
George BREEN Ballyculter regd. Strangford; husband of Ann Brown ; father of Fanny b. 1 Sep 1874 CR
. George BREEN . Down sponsor at the baptism of Mary Christina , daughter of Benjamin Keys & Jane McCartan 24 Dec 1873 at Downpatrick Catholic Church PR
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George
BREEN & Co Down hardware merchants in Downpatrick in 1901 POD
. George BREEN . Down an assistant churchwarden for Downpatrick Church of Ireland in 1893-1897 & 1901-1906 DAIPC p28,29
. George BREEN junior Down an assistant churchwarden for Downpatrick Church of Ireland in 1900 DAIPC p29
. George BREEN senior Down a churchwarden for Downpatrick Church of Ireland in 1889-1900 DAIPC p17
Mr. George BREEN . Down a member of the Select Vestry & assistant churchwarden for Downpatrick Church of Ireland in 1901 & organised the building of the new Rectory & donated £3 to the Rectory Building Fund in 1899 DAIPC preface, p106,108
Mr. George BREEN . Down & Inch butler for Finnebrogue House in early life; caretaker of Downpatrick Court House since 1889 & school attendance officer; his wife died in 1895; presentation 28 Ap 1928; death notice 10 Feb 1940 aged 99 POD; DR*
.
George BREEN Down died 3 Feb 1940 aged 99; husband of Ann who d. 22 Feb 1895 aged 53; mother of Annie (d. 1950 aged 72) & Frances (d. 1969); buried Downpatrick Cathedral graveyard MIs
. George BREEN . Kilclief erected a stone to his mother (died 9 Jul 1831 aged 44) & his father (died 1 Nov 1841 aged 63) in Kilclief Catholic graveyard MIs
. George BREEN . Saul of Banaghan; husband of Mary Hynes ; father of Daniel bpt. 16 Mar 1791 (sponsors were James Stratton & Anne Chambers) at Saul Catholic Church PR
. George O'BRIEN/ BREEN . Saul of Banaghan; husband of Margaret/ Peggy Hynds; father of Denis bpt. 8 Jan 1786 ( sponsors were ..... McElconn & Rose Hynds ) & Peter bpt. 6 Jul 1788 (sp. Dandy McIlhone & Catherine Tumelty) & Sabe bpt. 17 Jun 1793 (sp. Samuel Law & Anne Savage) & Margaret bpt. 21 Sep 1795 (sp. Patrick Lynch & Mary Corran) at Saul Catholic Church PR
. Henry BREEN . Ballyphilip regd. Portaferry; husband of Alice Branniff; father of Samuel b. 20 Jan 1870 CR
. Hugh BREEN . Bright regd. Killough; husband of Catherine Butler; father of Rosina b. 19 Jul 1874 CR
. Hugh BREEN . Bright

of Killough; retired coastguard officer in 1910

POD
. Hugh BREEN . Newtownards a blacksmith of Newtownards & Bowtown ; son of John Breen (a labourer); married Jane Dunbar/ Dumbar 6 Apr 1867 at 1st Newtownards Presbyterian Church, witnesses were John Dunbar & James Skillin ; father of Mary Jane b. 4 Jun & bpt. 29 Jul 1868 & Agnes b. 10 or 20 Feb & bpt. 30 Jun 1870 & Eleanor/Ellen b. 11 Jun & bpt. 26 Jul 1871 at 1st Presbyterian PR; CR
. Hugh BREEN . Saul of Banaghan; married Mary Hynes 19 Oct 1796 at Saul Catholic Church PR
. James BREEN . Ballyphilip died 17 Sep 1799 aged 38; buried old Ballytrustan graveyard MIs
. James BREEN . Ballyphilip husband of Ann who died 21 Jan 1864 aged 69; buried Tullyboard Catholic graveyard MIs
. James BREEN . Ballyphilip regd. Portaferry; husband of Ann/ Nancy McQuillan; father of Mary b. 30 Sep 1868 & Agnes b. 4 May 1873 CR
.
James
BREEN . Ballyphilip a member of Portaferry Amateur Dramatic Club' acted in 'The Shaughran' 3 Dec 1910 & acted in 'Confidential Clerk' 27 Jan 1912 JUAHS 2011 p34 & 2012 p33
. James BREEN . Ballyphilip a boatman; reminiscing about loading vessels at the pier 40 years ago 14 Apr 1936 DR*
James BREEN Down of Downpatrick; his mother Elizabeth (nee Fitzsimmons) died 17 Feb 1873 aged 18 (sic) ; buried Cathedral graveyard MIs
James BREEN Killyleagh drowned in boating accident 4 Aug 1883 DR
. James BREEN . Saul of Banaghan; husband of Catherine Curran; father of Mary bpt. 1 Jun 1803 (sponsors were Patrick Curran & Rose Hynds) at Saul Catholic Church PR
. John BREEN . Ardquin of Priestown; husband of Mary who died 27 Oct 1866 aged 80; father ofMary; buried Ardquin graveyard MIs
. John BREEN . Ballyculter regd. Strangford; husband of Jane Fitzsimons; father of Richard b. 31 May 1866 & James b. 27 May 1868 & Mary b. 28 Jun 1872 CR
. John BREEN . Ballyculter regd. Strangford; husband of Mary Nixon; father of Margaret b. 15 Aug 1868 CR
. John BREEN . Ballyphilip & Ballyculter husband of Jane McGlennon; father of Margaret Jane b. 22 Jul 1869 (regd. Portaferry) & Isabella b. 10 Sep 1873 (regd. Strangford) CR
. John BREEN . Saul of Killaneeny; married Margaret Magreevy 3 Dec 1799 at Saul Catholic Church PR

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Joseph BREEN . Bangor postmaster in Bangor in 1910 POD
Miss
Kitty
BREEN . Ballyculter a student at Strangford National School in 1922; group photo available
LM 1990 p22
Miss Latitia/ Letitia BREEN . Knockbreda regd. Castlereagh; wife of Joseph Farrell; mother of Joseph b. 1874 & Letitia Jane b. 1875 CR
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Lawrence
BREEN . Kilclief of Kilclief; a poet c. 1930 Inv 2006 p 18
Miss Lily BREEN . Ballyculter lived on Caastle St, Strangford ; married Billy Mannion of London in 1939 Inv 2010 p43
Miss Margaret BREEN . Ballyculter wife of Thomas Quail of Castleward; mother of Mary bpt. 6 Oct 1790 (sponsors were John Creen & Eleanor Murray) at Saul Catholic Church PR
Miss Margaret BREEN
BRIEN
. Ballyphillip regd. Portaferry; wife of William Lennon; mother of Hugh b. 1866 & Margaret b. 1867 & Mary b. 1869 & Patrick b. 1870 CR
Miss Margaret BREEN
. Ballytrustan wife of William Falona of Ballytrustan ; died 5 Dec 1794 aged 67; buried old Ballytrustan graveyard MIs
Mrs. Margaret BREEN .
Comber & Newtownards
of Ballyhenry ; a widow; daughter of James Williams (a deceased seaman ); married Robert Johnston (a widower) of Inishargy 30 Jul 1935 at Ballyblack Presbyterian Church, witnesses were Annie Watterson & William Lyons PR
Mrs. Margaret BREEN . Kilkeel daughter of Richard Rogers of Lurganconary; wife of Matthew Breen of Workington UK ; co executor in her father's will 1911 PRONI wills; Pat Anderson
Miss Mary Jane BREEN . Ballyculter regd. Strangford; wife of Thomas McLoughlin ; mother of Barbara b. 1872 CR
. Mary BREEN . Knockbreda of 48 Ravenhill Rd, East Belfast in 1902 POD
Miss Mary BREEN . Newry wife of Alfred Blackburn; mother of Alfred b. 1870 CR
Miss Molly/ Mary BREEN . Saul wife of Daniel Braniff of Portloughan; mother of Michael bpt. 12 Oct 1795 (sponsors were Daniel McIlhone & Catherine Macken) & Mary bpt. 18 Feb 1798 (sp. Hugh McCartan & Mary Corran) & Rose bpt. 19 Jul 1800 (sp. Denis Macken & Mary McKeating) at Saul Catholic Church PR
. Patrick BREEN . ? will probated 1834; executor was Peter Tumully IIW # 7979
. Patrick BREEN . Ardquin of Priestown; husband of Mary who died 2Oct 1833 aged 74; buried Ardquin graveyard MIs
. Patrick BREEN . Ballyphilip regd. Portaferry; husband of Margaret McNally; father of William Patrick b. 23 Jan 1870 CR
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Patrick
BREEN . Kilclief of Killard; died 4 Feb 1847; grandfather of Ann Breen (nee Magee) ; buried at Kilclief Catholic graveyard
MIs
. Peter BREEN . Down regd. Downpatrick; husband of Margaret Fitsimmons; father of Mary b. 13 Apr 1871 CR
Miss Plain BREEN . Saul married Thomas Quaile of Raholp 12 Oct 1789 at Saul Catholic Church PR
Fr. Richard BREEN . Down guardian of Down Monastery 1745 O'L V1 p 265
. Robert BREEN . Ballyculter of Ballyculter; a blacksmith; son of William Breen (a blacksmith ); of full age, married Annabella Coulter 1 May 1875 at Strangford Presbyterian Church by Rev. Robert Elliott Fleming, witnesses were Samuel Curran & Elizabeth Coulter PR; LR 2005 p68
. Robert BREEN . Ballyculter a member of Strangford Presbyterian Church in 1910 & 1914 LM 1997 p77
. Robert BREEN . Kilclief of the Glebe; a blacksmith c. 1920s; son of Robert Breen (also a blacksmith) ; photo available LM 1992 p18,19
Miss
Rose BREEN Ballyculter wife of Thomas Quaile of Raholp; mother of William bpt. 11 Jun 1792 (sponsors were Henry Hamill & Eleanor Smyth) at Saul Catholic Church PR
Miss Rose BREEN . Ballyphilip regd. Portaferry; wife of James Mageean; mother of Mary b. 1869 CR
Miss. Rosina BREEN . Killyleagh wife of Peter McAllester; mother of Charles b. 1870 CR
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Shemus
BREEN . Ballyphilip of Granagh; prosecuted for carrying Christopher Fitzsimons on the crossbar of his pedal cycle 28 Nov 1935 DR*
. Terence BREEN . Newry son of Charles Breen ; aged 25 married Ally Gray 28 Jun 1851 CR
. Theobold BREEN . Bright

of Killough; a retired Naval officer in 1910

POD
Mr. Thomas BREEN . Down owned 'The Grand' picture house/ cinema in Market St, Downpatrick ; gave prizes at Golf Club 16 Feb 1935; built Grand cinema in Market St, Downpatrick 9 Nov 1935; Grand Cinema formally opened 3 Dec 1935; his cinema licensed by Downpatrick Urban Council 30 Apr 1936; member of Downpatrick Urban Council 21 & 24 Nov 1936; chairman of Downpatrick Urban Council 14 Jun 1937;owner of Downpatrick cinema which opened 5 Dec 1937, program available; his car destroyed by fire near Castlewellan 24 Jun 1939; MC at annual parochial dance 13 Nov 1939; photo available ; took over a chocolate shop in Irish Street c. 1930s; presented to Duke of Kent (Baron Downpatrick ) 26 Oct 1940 DR* 4/12/1967; DR*; DT p43, 44; LR 2012 p8-9
. Thomas BREEN . Drumgooland of Legananny; married Bridget McEvoy 6 Jan 1850 at Leitrim Catholic Church PR
Mr. W. BREEN . Down on the board of Downpatrick Town Commissioners 6 Jan 1900 DR*
Mr.
W. BREEN Down donated £2 to the Downpatrick Church of Ireland Rectory Building Fund in 1907 DAIPC p108
. William BREEN . Ballyculter Church of Ireland; enrolled in Ballyculter school 1 May 1877 aged 11 half Inv 2001 p 58
. William BREEN . Down & Inch of Downpatrick; appointed schoolmaster at Ballynacraig school in 1794 & again in 1801 LR 2009 p50
. William BREEN . Down a churchwarden for Downpatrick Church of Ireland in 1894-1898 & assistant churchwarden in 1899 DAIPC p17,29
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William
BREEN & Co Down of Irish St, Downpatrick; woollen drapers in 1901; photo of shop available POD; DT p11
William R.C. BREEN Down Downpatrick area; died in 1st World War War Memorial
. William BREEN . Newtownards a minor & a painter of Newtownards ; son of George Breen ( a gamekeeper ) ; married Anna Colville 23 Nov 1866 at 1st Newtownards Presbyterian Church, witnesses were James Dornan & Margaret Moore PR
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John
BREET . Ardquin farmed over one acre so granted a spinning wheel premium & the right to grow flax in 1796 Irish Flax Growers list
. . BREEZE . . Anglisation of de Bros family in Dromore in 1622 PNNI V6 p 234
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. BREEZE family Killyleagh of Ballymacromwell; ran of blacksmiths c. 1920; photo DR* 8/2/1939
Miss Agnes BREEZE . Killinchy married Hamilton Hanna 19 Nov 1839 at 1st Killinchy Presbyterian Church PR
Miss Agnes BREEZE Kilmore married Richard McBurney 12 Oct 1839 at Kilmore Presbyterian Church PR
Mr. C. BREEZE . Killyleagh attended meeting of Killyleagh, Killinchy, Kilmood & Tullynakill Farming Society 26 Sep 1911; on committee of Ulster Farmer's Union 16 Jan 1924; Dufferin branch DR*
Dr. Charles K. BREEZE . Saintfield sued by Miss Ringland for breach of promise c. 1890; built Belfast banb building in town SHM '90 p 33
. David BREEZE . ?

written in a bible recovered with the body of a male suicide 28 Mar 1889 in Lyttleton, New Zealand- "David Breeze, Co. Down, Ireland"

PPNZ
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Hamilton BREEZE  . Killyleagh family plot; husband of Bessie Gourley (died Feb 1844 aged 58) ; father of Ann (d. 1827 aged 15) & Martha (d. 1827 aged 17) Eliza (d. 1887 aged 75) & William; buried Presbyterian graveyard MIs
Miss Jane BREEZE . Killinchy daughter of Hamilton Breeze ; married Robert Martin 23 Mar 1852 in Ballymacashin CR
. James BREEZE . Killinchy involved in the massacre at Hugh McKee's farm during 1798 United Irishmen Rebellion; executed ; click here for a newspaper account
MOA p131,133, 134 ,135; BGHD p 107; BN
. John BREEZE . Killinchy married Jane Cruese 8 Sep 1843 at 1st Killinchy Presbyterian Church PR
. John BREEZE . Killyleagh of 28 High St, Killyleagh 1891-1899; listed as a visitor with head of the house, alexander Stothart PSCIK
. Jon BREES . Kilmood of Tullynagee; died 20 Oct 1869 aged 95 at Ballygegan; grandson of Robert; buried Killinchy graveyard MIs
John BREEZE Saintfield of Glasdrumman; husband of Sarah Jane Robinson Stothart who died 1918 aged 57 & buried Presbyterian graveyard; MIs
Miss Martha BREEZE . Newtownards mother of Samuel Hill Breeze b. 4 Jun 1873 CR
Miss Mary BREEZE . Comber of Ballymaglaff; b. abt. 1775; married John Kennedy abt. 1795; mother of of Jane b. 1796 & Mary b. 1798 & Susannah b. 1800 & William b. 1802 & Elizabeth b. 1804; died abt. 1804 at Ballymaglaff RAJ g7
Miss Mary BREEZE . Killinchy married Robert Hanna 26 Jan 1833 at 1st Killinchy Presbyterian Church PR
Miss Mary BREEZE Kilmore married Robert Snodden 27 Dec 1838 at Kilmore Presbyterian Church PR
. Robert BREES . Kilmood of Tullynagee; died 1 Jan 1781 aged 75; husband of Anne Breadley & Mary Dunwoodie; grandfather of On; buried Killinchy graveyard Mis
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Thomas BREEZE  . Killyleagh eldest son of William & Ellen Breeze; died 31 May 1905; husband of Ellie Macintosh; buried Presbyterian graveyard MIs
. Thomas BREEZE Kilmore husband of Margaret Lowry; father of John b. 9 Sep 1834 & bpt. at Kilmore Presbyterian Church PR
. William BREEZE . Killyleagh a farmer in Ballycromwell & Toye in 1886 POD
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William
BREEZE .
Killyleagh
of #2 Ballymacromwell townland , 1891-1899; a farmer; listed as head of the house, living with his wife Ellen & children Charles & Annie & a servant John Teggart
William BREEZE  .
Magheradrool & Killyleagh
son of Hamilton & Bessie Breeze; married Ellen Patterson 4 Nov 1851 in Magheradrool; father of Robert (d. 1857 in infancy) & Ellen P. (d. 1879 aged 19) & Thomas (d. 1905) & Charles (d. 1941) ; buried Presbyterian graveyard CR; MIs
. . BRENNAN . . also see under Brannon .
Mr. . BRENNAN . Bright signalman of Killough Lifeboat crew in 1901 KCL p 85
. ? BRENNAN . Drumballyroney a carter; attacked on his way to Rathfriland by lunatic 16 Jul 1887 NC*
Mrs.
  BRENNAN   Hillsborough Corcreeny townland, charity donation in 1836 V12 p 106 OSM
. . BRENNAN family Kilmore of The Lough, Drumnaconnor; family burying ground in Teconnaught Catholic graveyard MIs
Capt. . BRENAN . Newry paid £1 fine to Mendicity Society to stop the packing of oats fraudulently 25 Feb 1828 NCT
Mrs . BRENNAN . Tullylish of Dunbarton St, Gilford; a grocer in 1910 POD
Miss Agnes BRENNAN . Seapatrick & Dromore daughter of Bernard Brennan; married Henry Bell Napier 4 Nov 1856 in Banbridge ; mother of James b. 1865 (regd. Dromore) CR
Miss Alice BRENNEN . Knockbreda regd. Castlereagh; wife ofWilliam McCaig; mother of Margaret b. 1874 CR
Miss Alice BRENNAN . Kilbroney regd. Rostrevor; wife of William Sloanl mother of Rose b. 1868 & Alicia b. 1870 CR
Rev.
Andrew
BRENNAN . Dromara & Annaclone Catholic curate in Dromara 1851-1853 then Annaclone 1853 DDPP p74, 134
. Andrew BRENNAN . Kilkeel husband of Rose Kenney; father of Edward Daniel b. 21 Sep 1871 CR
Miss Ann BRENNAN . Donaghmore wife of James Murphy; mother of Mary Sarah b. 1866 & Margaret b. 1868 CR
. Anne BRENNAN . Down in Bridge St, Downpatrick; leased a house & yard from Conway Pilson in 1863 GV
. Ann BRENNAN . Dromore of Ballyvicknakelly; died 19 Aug 1866 & buried at the Catholic Church PR
Miss Anna BRENNAN . Hillsborough daughter of Edward Brennan ; aged 20 married David Murray 20 Aug 1852 CR
Miss Anne BRENNAN . Kilkeel wife of John Rogers; mother of George b. 1865 & Hugh b. 1868 CR
Miss Annie BRENNAN . Knockbreda b. 1888 in Dublin; Catholic; a packer; boarding with Mrs. Margaret McDowell at 27 Fraser St, Belfast in 1911 1911 census
. Ann BRENNAN . Moira of Ballyknock; died 3 Apr 1857 & buried Magheralin at Catholic Church PR
Miss Ann BRENNAN . Warrenpoint wife of Thomas Ward; mother of Anne bpt. 29 May 1840 (sponsors were Harriet Lynch & Bridget Garvey) at Warrenpoint Catholic Church PR
Miss Anne BRENNAN . Warrenpoint daughter of Daniel Brennan; married Peter Barry 13 Nov 1868 ; mother of Daniel b. 1869 & John b. 1873 CR
. Bernard BRENNAN . Dromore husband of Jane White; father of Alice bpt. 20 Apr 1824 & 12 Oct 1828 at the Catholic Church PR
. Bernard BRENNAN . Dromore of Dromore; husband of Ann McGrady ; father of Patrick bpt. 6 Aug 1825 at the Catholic Church, sponsors were John White & Margaret Smyth PR
. Bernard BRENNAN . Dromore married Anne Keegan 8 Feb 1834 at the Catholic Church PR
. Bernard BRENNAN . Dromore of Dromore; husband of Alice who died 6 May 1838 & buried at the Catholic Church PR
. Bernard BRENNAN . Dromore of Dromore; married Catherine Fraser 1 Feb 1838 at the Catholic Church PR
. Bernard BRENNAN . Dromore of Dromore; a spirit & porter dealer in 1852 POD
. Bernard BRENNAN . Dromore died 10 Jan 1868 & buried at the Catholic Church PR
. Bernard BRENNAN . Kilbroney regd. Rostrevor; husband of Mary Murphy; father of Peter b. 13 Jun 1866 & Margaret b. 11 Jan 1869; sponsor at the baptims of Ellen, daughter of Joseph Cole & Elizabeth Woods 27 Sep 1758 at Catholic Church CR; PR
. Bridget BRENNAN . Dromore died 10 Jun 1857 & buried at the Catholic Church PR
Miss Bridget BRENNAN
BRANNON
. Newry daughter of John Brennan; aka widow Colgan; married Felix McConville 22 Jun 1867 ; mother of Rose Anne b. 1870 & Elizabeth b. 1873 CR
Miss Bridget BRENNAN . Newry wife of James Rice; mother of Ellen b. 1871 CR
. Bridget BRENNAN . Newry a grocer & tea dealer from 73 Castle Street in 1881 POD
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Catherine
BRENNAN . Down area released from Dowpatrick Jail 12 Dec 1879 LM 1993 p28
. Catherine BRENNAN . Dromore of Dromore; died 22 Apr 1838 & buried at the Catholic Church PR
. Catherine BRENNAN . Drumgooland sponsor at the baptism of Mary, daughter of James McEvoy & Catherine King 9 Jun 1846 at leitrim Catholic Church PR
Miss Catherine (Cassie) BRENNAN . Kilmore & Loughinisland b. 1905 at Teconnaught, daughter of John & Catherine Brennan ; sister of Rosaleen, James & William; married Patrick Brannigan in 1929 & lived at Shoemaker Hill near Annadorn; wrote many poems 1920s & 30s; photo available DR* 3/5/2006
. D. BRENNAN . Clonduff played Gaelic Football for Cabra in 1916-1918 season GAA CS p 42
. Daniel BRENNAN . Dromore of Ballyvicknakelly; married Anne McHenry/McKenry 2 May 1832 at the Catholic Church, witnesses were James & Arthur Lavery PR
. Daniel BRENNAN
BRANNON
. Dromore & Aghaderg married Eliza(beth) McGrath/ McGraw Dec 1866 at the Dromore Catholic Church ; father of Elizabeth Ann b. 20 Oct 1867 (regd. Loughbrickland) & John b. 3 Oct 1869 (regd. Dromore) PR; CR
. Daniel BRENNAN . Dromore married Mary McCann 25 Dec 1878 at the Catholic Church, witnesses were John Fitzpatrick & Ann McLory PR
. Daniel BRENNAN . Drumgooland sponsor at the baptism of Patrick, son of John Morgan & Rose Caul 29 Jul 1841 at Leitrim Catholic Church PR
. Daniel BRENNAN . Moira of Ballyknock; husband of Mary Ann McGee/Magee; sponsor at the baptism of Robert, son of John Graham & Esther King of Ballyknock 20 Apr 1828 at Magheralin Catholic Church; father of Mary who married Joseph McKee 1860 in Lurgan Registry Office & Sarah (married James Lavery 1875) & Thomas Edward b. 6 May 1842 (left for Queensland), Eliza Jane & Catherine died 11 Jan 1912 (both unmarried); died Aug 1879 & buried St. Colman's Kilwarlin PR; CR; PRONI wills ; Margaret Mueller
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David
BRENNAN .
Killyleagh
of #8 Ardigon townland , 1891-1899; listed as living with head of the house, William McClurg
. Edward BRENNAN . Kilbroney married Rose O'Hare 4 Feb 1845 at Catholic Church; witnesses Owen Grant & Mary Daly PR
. Edward BRENNAN . Kilbroney regd. Rostrevor; husband of Catherine Sloane; father of Edward b. 22 May 1865 & Mary b. 13 Sep 1869 CR
Miss Elizabeth Jone BRENNAN . Donaghcloney regd. Waringstown; wife of Thomas Connolly; mother of Mary Ann b. 1867 CR
Miss Elizabeth BRENNAN . Killinchy mother of Hamilton Adair Brennan bpt. 13 Dec 1835 at Killinchy Church of Ireland PR
Miss Elizabeth BRENNAN . Newry married Robert Rainey 29 Jan 1817 at Old Newry Non Subscribing Presbyterian Church, witness was James Bradford ; mother of James bpt. 14 Nov 1817 & Isabella bpt. 13 Feb 1819 & Elizabeth bpt. 3 Apr 1826 at Old Newry Non Subscribing Presbyterian Church PR
Miss Elizabeth BRENNAN . Warrenpoint wife of Michael McVeigh; mother of William b. 1871 & James b. 1873 CR
Miss Ellen BRENNAN . Warrenpoint wife of James Murphy ; mother of Mary b. 1873 CR
. Francis BRENNAN . Kilbroney rgt. Rostrevor; husband of Alice McCourt; father of Mary Anne b. 16 Nov 1867 & Margaret Alice b. 23 Feb 1869 & Elizabeth b. 2 Nov 1870 & John b. 19 Oct 1872 CR
Rev.
Geoffrey
BRENNAN . Bright parish priest of Killough; drove a pony & trap c. 1890; member of Killough Lifeboat committee 1898; deceased by 1902 KCL p 34, 84, 87
Private Herbert BRENNAN . Tullyish of Gilford ; served with North Irish Horse & died in 1st World War War Memorial, Gilford
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Hugh
BRENNAN . Kilbroney sponsor at the baptism of John, son of Luke Savage & Catherine Huett 20 Jun 1842 at Catholic Church PR
. Hugh BRENNAN . Kilbroney of Ballincurry; a member of the United Irish League which met in Rostrevor 15 Mar 1902 to discuss landlordisn Irish World NY
. James BRENNAN . Dromore of Ballymaccormack; died 11 Feb 1849 & buried at the Catholic Church PR
. James BRENNAN . Drumgooland sponsor at the baptism of William, son of Patrick & Margaret McCartan 21 Aug 1830 at Leitrim Catholic Church PR
. James BRENNAN . Kilmore of Drumnaconnor; b. 1857/1861; a farmer; husband of Elizabeth (Lizzie)b. 1875; father of John Joseph b. 1897, Rosaleen b. 1898, Margaret b. 1901, Thomas b. 1902, James b. 1903, William b. 1905, Annie Mary b. 1807, George b. 1908 & Elizabeth b. 1911 1901 & 1911 Census
. James BRENNAN . Kilmore of Drumnaconnor; b. 1864; agricultural labourer; husband of Lizzie b.1874; father of Lizzie b. 1894, Thomas b. 1899, Maggie b. 1904 & Susan b. 1911 1901 & 1911 Census
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James & Anne BRENNAN . Magheralin of Ballymacateer; died 1844/45; buried Kilwarlin Catholic graveyard PR
. James BRENNAN . Newry husband of Margaret McCartan; father of James bpt. 28 Sep 1837 at Newry Catholic Church PR
. Jeremiah BRENNAN . Newtownards of Mill St, Newtownards; a publican in 1852 POD
. John BRENNAN . ? aged 20; convicted in Co. Down of robbery 9 Mar 1850 & sentenced to 7 years transportation to Australia; died oin Spike Island Gaol, Cork 18 Jan 1852 NAD/TR10 p66
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John
BRUNNAN . Bright area a member of St. John's Point Lifeboat crew which rescued people from wrecked 'Coeur de Lion' 11 Sep 1837 LES p1
. John BRENNAN . Bright regd. Killough; husband of Catherine Convery; father of Patrick b. 10 Nov 1867 CR
Rev. John BRENNAN . Clonallan & Newry originally for Co. Kildare; curate in Clonallon 1837-1846 then Newry ; prosecuted in Warrenpoint Petty Sessions for officiating at a 'mixed marrige' in 1846; built Mayobridge Catholic Church in 1859; d. 17 Dec 1868 aged 50 in Dublin ; buried Mayobridge graveyard MIs; plaque on church ; DDPP p82
. John BRENNON . Comber held a lease for 41 years from Mount Alexander Estate from 1680 PRONI D/654/R/2/1
. John BRENNAN . Dromara & Dromore of Dromara; married Ann McKey 15 Jan 1828 at Dromore Catholic Church PR
. John BRENNAN . Dromore married Jane Gamble 13 Mar 1833 at the Catholic Church PR
. John BRENNAN . Dromore married Agnes Donnely Jan 1868 at the Catholic Church PR
. John BRENNAN . Kilmegan of Castlewellan; leased a house, office, yard & small garden in 1863 from Earl Annesley & leased out the house next door to John McCunningham GV
. John BRENNAN . Kilmore of Drumnaconnor; b. 1861/1864; husband of Catherine Dorrian b. 1867; father of Mary b. 1889, James b. 1891, Joseph b. 1894, Agnes b. 1896, John b. 1899, William b. 1899, Catherine b. 1904, Maggie b. 1908 & Rosaleen b. 1910 1901 & 1911 Census
. John BRENNAN . Magheradrool regd. Ballynahinch; husband of Magaret Ann Carvill; father of Mary b. 25 Dec 1869 CR
. John BRENNAN . Newry married Anne Dixon 19 Jul 1828 at Old Newry Non Subscribing Presbyterian Church, witnesses were Thomas Harland & Henry Cartmill PR
. John BRENAN . Seapatrick regd. Banbridge; husband of Anne Hamilton; father of Elizabeth b. 6 Dec 1869 & catherine b. 16 Aug 1873 CR
. Margaret BRENNAN . Kilbroney witness at the marriage of Peter Brennan & Ann Savage 5 Jul 1860 also witness at the marriage of James Farnan & Margaret Savage 25 Feb 1865 also sponsor at the baptism of Patrick , son ofBernard Cole & Mary Feran 27 Jan 1866 also sponsor at the baptism of Thomas, son of Michael O'Hare & Margaret Basson 3 Nov 1869 also also witness at the marriage of John Donnelly & Maryann Savage 28 Apr 1874 at Catholic Church PR
. Maggie BRENNAN . Kilmore worked at Silcock's Mill, Drumnaconnor 13 Jul 1889 & 7 Sep 1889 & earned 2/4 per week & in 25 Jan 1890 5/2 halfpenny p.w. PRONI -D3616/3/1
Miss Margaret BREANAN . Knockbreda regd. Castlereagh; wife of Henry Hagan ; mother of Bridget b. 1875 CR
Miss Margaret BRENNAN . Knockbreda wife of Peter Connolly of 57 Short Strand, Belfast ; mother of Peter b. 21 Apr 1908 CR
. Mark BRENNAN . Kilbroney sponsor at the baptism of Margaret. daughter of James Feran & Sarah O'Hare 3 Aug 1845 at Catholic Church PR
Miss Martha BRENNAN . Greyabbey wife of James Dalzell; mother of James b. 1866 & Eliza b. 1869 & Alexander b. 1871 CR
. Mary Jane BRENNAN . Donaghadee of Carrowdore village; leased a house & garden in 1863 from Nicholas D. Crommelin GV
Miss Mary BRENNAN . Donaghmore wife of James Digney; mother of Margaret b. 1871 & Mary b. 1868 & John b. 1872 CR
Mrs.
Mary Ann BRENNAN Dromore of Dromore; died 7 Oct 1870 aged 66; buried Dromore Catholic graveyard MIs
Mrs. Mary BRENNAN . Drumbo died 18 Feb 1879 at Carryduff ; a farmer's widow aged 72 CR
. Mary BRENNAN . Drumgooland sponsor at the baptism of James, son of James Owens & Catherine Duffy 2 Aug 1841 at Leitrim Catholic Church PR
Miss
Mary Anne BRENNAN Hillsborough daughter of Roger Brennan ; married Thomas Stewart 9 Jul 1862 CR
Miss Mary BRENNAN . Hillsborough wife of John Reilly ; mother of female child b. 1869 CR
Miss Mary BRENNAN . Holywood wife of John McKeag; mother of Elizabeth bpt. 1870 at 1st Holywood Presbyterian Church PR
. Mary BRENNAN . Kilbroney sponsor at the baptism of Elizabeth, daughter of Thomas Gribben & Alice Hennan 7 Jul 1838 at Catholic Church PR
Miss Mary BRENNAN . Kilbroney regd. Rostrevor; wife of James Sloan; mother of Susan b. 1870 & Ellen b. 1873 CR
Miss Mary BRENNAN . Kilkeel wife of John Sloan; mother of Mary b. 1869 CR
Mrs. Mary BRENNAN . Kilmore of Drumaghlis; a widow; leased 15 acres 28 Jan 1927 for £8 per annum BG
Miss Mary BRENNAN . Knockbreda regd. Castlereagh; wife of John McKaig ; mother of Margaret b. 1874 CR
Miss Mary BRENNAN . Moira daughter of Daniel Brennan & Mary McGee of Ballyknock; married Joseph McKee 1860 in Lurgan Registry Office ; mother of Mary Sarah bpt. 6 Sep 1861 at Magheralin Catholic Church, sponsors were siblings Catherine Brennan (cambric weaver) & Thomas Brennan ( emigrated to Queensland, Australia); Mary Sarah emigrated to Victoria, Australia with her parents in 1863 PR; CR; Margaret Mueller
Miss Nancy BRENNAN . Kilbroney married John Ward 23 Apr 1838 at Kilbroney Catholic Church; witnesss were Charles Sterling & ... McLay PR
Miss Nance BRENNAN . Kilbroney wife of Roger Ward; mother of Mary bapt. 2 Oct 1840 (sponsors were James Murphy & Ellen Morgan) & Margaret bapt. 3 Oct 1847 (sp. Hugh Brennan & Alice Brennan) & Patrick bapt. 7 Aug 1845 (sp. John Fegan & Alice Brennan) & Richard bapt. 22 Jul 1842 (sp. James McLevy & Margaret Brennan) at Kilbroney Catholic Church; PR
. P. BRENNAN Esq
S.I. .
Kilcoo of Newcastle ;donated £2 to widows & children of victims of Newcastle storm & fishing fleet disaster 21 Jan 1843 DR*
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Patrick
BRENNAN . Ballee of Slievenagriddle; husband of Mary Brenin; father of Patrick bpt. 4 Feb 1787 (sponsors were Neal Maglennon & Catherine Reed) at Saul Catholic Church PR
. Patrick BRENNAN . Donaghmore husband of Bessie Kain; father of Thomas b. 1 Jul 1871 CR
. Patrick BRENNAN . Dromore of Ballyvicknakelly ; drowned 24 Jul 1825 & buried at the Catholic Church PR
. Patrick BRENNAN . Dromore of Drummillar; married Margaret Monaghan 23 Nov 1833 at the Catholic Church, witnesses were Samuel Mills & James White PR
. Patrick BRENNAN . Dromore married Ellen McEvoy 25 Dec 1878 , witnesses were Peter Doyle & Rose McIleenanat the Catholic Church PR
. Patrick BRENNAN
BRANIN
. Drumgath regd. Rathfriland; husband of Catharine McCourt; father of Patrick b. 19 Oct 1869 & Catharine b. 29 Apr 1873 CR
. Patrick BRENNAN . Drumgath married Ann McCumiskey 7 Jan 1908 at Catholic Church EA/CR
. Patrick BRENNAN . Kilbroney regd. Rostrevor; husband of Ellen Quinn; father of Mary Anne b. 2 Jun 1868 & Margaret b. 7 Jul 1870 CR
. Patrick BRENNAN . Kilkeel married Elizabeth White 7 Aug 1846, Catholic church PR
. Patrick BRENNAN . Newry sponsor at the baptism of Patrick, son of Patrick McCoy & Sara McCartan 18 Jul 1837 at Newry Catholic Church PR
. Patrick BRENNAN . Shankill & Moira of Shankill; married Mary Burns 10 Nov 1836 at Moira Catholic Church PR
. Peter BRENNAN . Dromore of Ballyvicknakelly; married Jane White 26 Mar 1825 at the Catholic Church ; father of Jane bpt. 25 Nov 1823 & Peter bpt. 9 Jul 1825 (sponsors were Niel McKey & Bridget Brennan) & Patrick bpt. 27 Aug 1826 & Margaret bpt. 13 Sep 1829 (sp. John Kelly & Catherine Reilly) at the Catholic Church PR
. Peter BRENNAN . Dromore of Ballyvicknakelly; ; husband of Cecilia who died 13 Mar 1828 & buried at the Catholic Church PR
. Peter BRENNAN . Dromore of Dromore; died 5 Feb 1840 aged 95 & buried at the Catholic Church PR
. Peter BRENNAN / BRANNON . Dromore husband of Catherine Brennan; (who died 7 Feb 1882 aged 45) father of John b. 11 Oct 1867 & Mary Catherine b. 8 Aug 1871 & Anne b. 13 Mar 1869 & Margaret b. 29 Jan 1874; died 11 Dec 1892 aged 66; buried Dromore catholic graveyard CR; MIs
. Peter BRENNAN . Kilbroney husband of Alice ?; father of William bapt. 28 Jun 1850 at Kilbroney Catholic Church; sponsors were Peter Ward & Mary Brennan PR
. Peter BRENNAN . Kilbroney married Anne Savage 5 Jul 1860 at Catholic Church; witnesses were Richard Quinn & Margaret Brennan; ; father of Margaret b. 12 Apr 1868 & Bridget b. 8 May 1871 PR; CR
. Peter BRANNAN/ BRENNAN . Kilkeel husband of Catherine Sloan; father of John b. 11 May 1871 & Margaret b. 4 Jan 1868 & Patrick b. 5 Jul 1869 &ames b. 15 Sep 1872 CR
. Peter BRENNAN . Loughinisland witness at the marriage of John Gr.... & Bridget Rice 21 Oct 1821 at the Catholic Church PR
. Robert BRENNAN . Newry of Ballybot ; father of Jane bpt. 30 Jan 1813 & Mary bpt. 10 Aug 1814 at Old Newry Non Subscribing Presbyterian Church PR
. Robert BRENNAN . Newry of Keggall, Killevy, Co. Armagh ; died 23 May 1816 aged 70; uncle of Elizabeth Brennan; buried St. Patrick's Church of Ireland graveyard MIs
. Roger BRENNAN . Dromore married Margaret Truesdale 15 Apr 1844 at Dromore Church of Ireland Cathedral PR
Miss Rose BRENNAN . Kilbroney regd. Rostrevor; wife of Patrick Morgan; mother of Patrick b. 1870 CR
Miss Roseanne BRENNAN . Moira married Patrick McGrath 31 Oct 1838 at Moira Catholic Church PR
. Samuel BRENNAN . Greyabbey son of Patrick Brennan ; married Agnes Beck 20 Jan 1860 CR
Miss Sarah BRENNAN/ BANNIN
BRANNIN
. Magherdrool wife of Hans Dunlop ; mother of Sarah b. 30 Apr 1850 & Mary b. 1 May 1853 & Jane b. 1 Jul 1856 & bpt. 1st Ballynahinch Presbyterian Church PR
Miss Sarah Anne BRENNAN . Magheralin married James Lavery 4 Jun 1875 at Catholic Church, witnesses were Charles McManus & Eliza Jane Brennan (her sister) ; mother of of John Edward bpt. 24 Apr 1879 (sponsor was Margaret Hendry- enlisted in Mounted Regiment WW1) & Patrick Hugh b. 26 May 1882 & Thomas b. 16 Jul 1883 (emlisted in Irish Guards 1915) & Catherine b. 17 Sep 1876 (sponsors were William Lavery & Eliza Brennan) & James b. 14 Dec 1885 (dec'd) & James b. 20 Sep 1888 (married 1915, a postman) & Mary b. 28 Jan 1890 & Sarah b. 23 Oct 1892 & twins Joseph & Daniel b. 27 Oct 1895 (all baptised St. Colmnan's Catholic Church Kilwarlin ); died 24 Feb 1919 CR; Margaret Mueller
Miss Susanna BRENNAN . Drumgooland married John McEvoy 7 Nov 1840 at Leitrim Catholic Church PR
. Thomas BRENNAN . Donaghmore husband of Matilda McClorey/ McLorey; father of Susan Matilda b. 23 Apr 1868 & Thomas b. 31 Dec 1869 & Edward b. 7 Feb 1874 CR
. Thomas BRENNAN . Drumbo of Carryduff ; leased land from Marchioness of Downshire in 1813 FR
. William BRENNAN . Greyabbey son of Patrick Brennan ; married Mary Wright 21 Dec 1855 CR
.
Edward
BRENTER . Dromore of Killysorrell; will probated 1769 IIW V4 p15
.
Thomas
BRENTER . Moira of Ballyknock; will dated 1728 IIW V4 p15
Miss Eleanor BRENTON . Hillsborough daughter of William Brenton; married William Henry Spence 23 May 1862 CR
. Joseph BRENWOOD . Down married Eliza Martin 12 Oct 1814 at Downpatrick Church of Ireland PR
Henry BRERETON   Hillsborough of Clougher townland, charity donation in 1836 V12 p 106 OSM
. John BRERETON . Down an Englishman who invaded the Convent of Down in 1569 O'L V1 p 260
. John BRERETON . Hillsborugh died 13 Jan 1823 aged 63; buried Hillsborough graveyard MIs
Miss Letitia BRERETON . Magheralin married Westley Megarry 27 Aug 1825 at Magheralin Church of Ireland PR
. Richard BROARTON . Dromore married Elizabeth Corbett 24 Feb 1787 at Dromore Church of Ireland Cathedral PR
Rev. Mr. Thomas BRERETON . Down curate of Downpatrick Church of Ireland in 1749 ; with a mob, destroyed the new Catholic chapel at Struell Wells in 1750; leased Wheat Park, Downpatrick from the Southwell Estate in 1752 DAIPC P9; O'L V1 p 317; LM 1991 p20
. Thomas BRERETON . Newry of Lower Commons; died abt. 1850 & St. Patrick's Church of Ireland graveyard MIs
. William BRERETON . Down regd. Downpatrick; husband of Elizabeth Stevenson; father of female child b. 10 Jan 1870 CR
. William BRERETON . Down a churchwarden for Downpatrick Church of Ireland in 1885-1886 DAIPC p17
. William BREANEN . Drumbo father of John bpt. 5 Apr 1716 at Drumbo Presbyterian Church PR
William BRERETON  . Hillsborough of Corcreeny townland, charity donation in 1836 V12 p 106 OSM
. William BRERETON . Hillsborough died 30 Mar 1871 aged 72; husband of Mary Ann; father of John , William & Margaret; buried Kilwarlin Church of Ireland graveyard MIs
. William BRERETON . Hillsborough died 14 Jul 1904 aged 62; son of William &Mary Ann; buried Kilwarlin Church of Ireland graveyard MIs
. James BRESEMENT
.
Saintfield husband of Eleanor; father of Jane bpt. 28 Jul 1742 at Saintfield Church of Ireland PR
. John BRESLAN . Clonduff of Ballycoshone Lower; leased a house in 1863 from John Waterson GV
. Thomas BRESLIN . Bangor husband of Eleanor Carey ; father of Catherine b. 23 Apr 1866 CR
Miss Martha Sarah BRETHEL . Newtownards wife of Robert Moore ; mother of John b. 13 Feb & bpt. 13 Mar 1860 & Sarah b. 31 May & bpt. 15 Jun 1863 at 1st Newtownards Presbyterian Church PR
Miss Sarah BRETHET . Tullylish daughter of John Brethet ; married Thomas Nicholson 5 Aor 1856 CR
Mr. . BRETT . Rathmullan former burial plot now belonging to Mr Johnston in Rathmullan graveyard MIs
. . BRETT family Rathmullan sold Ballynewport townland to Robert Hamilton Esq.c. 1750 WJM; LM V1 1983 p13
Miss Anne BRETT . Down of the Newport Bretts; married William Johnston of Ballykilbeg c. 1790 LM 1985 p8
. Bernard BRETT Esq. Rathmullan of Ballynewport; mortage dated 3 Feb & 1 May 1724, in consideration of £700, he granted Ballynewport to Rowly Hill of Dublin for 100 years but then it reverted to Richard Jackson if he pays £720 Registry of Deeds, Dublin (book 45,p84, deed 27953 )
. Charles BRETT . Bangor a churchwarden at Church of Ireland in 1744 & 1745 church booklet
. Charles BRETT Esq. Bright died at Killough 20 Apr 1758 aged 60; husband of Mary Carr; father of Charles MIs
. Charles BRETT Esq. Knockbreda of Charleville; son of Charles & Mary Brett; husband of Martha Alicia Black; father of Rev. Wills Hill Brett; d. 23 Jun 1829 aged 77; buried Comber graveyard MIs
Sir Charles Henry BRETT LLD Belfast b. 16 Jul 1839; son of Rev. Wills Hill Brett; husband of Margaret; father of Alfred Edward; treasurer of committee to honour Judge Shaw of Kircubbin 23 Jul 1910; died 17 Jul 1926; memorial Holywood graveyard MIs; JUAHS 2011 p31
Sir
Charles BRETT Hillsborough member of Architectural Society in 1874 MS WAG p14
. E.A.S. BRETT . Belfast member of Campbell College shooting team in 1930; photo available NDM p141
. James BRETT . Greyabbey & Newtownards

of Ballycastle ; a motor driver ; husband of Mary McCartney ; father of James b. 7 Sep & bpt. 25 Sep 1924 & Mary b. 21 May & bpt. 9 Jul 1927 at Ballyblack Presbyterian Church

PR
.
James
BRETT . Newtownards died in 1st World War War Memorial
. John BRETT .
Bright & Down
b. 1736, son of Matthew Brett of Killough; an attorney in English St, Downpatrick c. 1770; clerk of peace & treasurer of Down at a salary of £1000; paid £2 for keeping a registry of bakers in Co. Down in 1790; died 1810 aged 70 ; buried Rathmullan graveyard ; left his Ballyclander estate to William Johnston of Ballykilbeg & his wife Anne (nee) Brett LM 1985 p7,8, 9, 40; DS 2008 p19,20
. John BRETT . Down a churchwarden for Downpatrick Church of Ireland in 1769 & 1789 & assistant churchwarden in 1788; witness to the sale of a tenement being sold by Ralph & Ann Smith of Westmeath to John Swan of Rathfriland 23 May/9 Jun 1787 DAIPC p13,14,25; Registry of Deeds, Dublin (book 398, p323, deed 263093)
. John BRETT
BRITT
. Newtownards a soldier of Frederick St, Newtownards ; son of Robert Brett ( a weaver ) ; married Mary Ann Wightman 17 Dec 1890 at 1st Newtownards Presbyterian Church, witnesses were James Skilling & Mary Hamilton ; father of Edward John b. 2 May & bpt. 5 Jun 1892 & Sarah b. 16 Jun & bpt. 5 Aug 1894 & Roseanna b. 25 Aug & bpt. 6 Sep 1897 & Samuel b. 15 Oct & bpt. 20 Nov 1901 & Robert b. 12 Nov & bpt. 2 Dec 1906 & Isabella b. 28 mar & bpt. 23 Apr 1912 at 1st Presbyterian PR
Miss Margaret BRITT . Newtownards wife of John Headley ;mother of Elizabeth b. 1870 & Jane b. 1872 & Isabella b. 1874 CR
Mrs. Mary BRETT . Bright on a Rental Roll for Killough in 1748 KCL p 23
. Peter BRETT . Newry of 12 Market St, Newry ; a grocer in 1846 POD
Mr. R. BRETT . Lecale area settle bed listed in personal inventory in 1731 UF 1985 p39
.
Robert Burrowes
BRETT . Kilkeel son of Alexander Brett ; married Emily Martha Palmer 6 Apr 1854 CR
Robert BRETT Newtownards of Charles St, Newtownards; leased a house, yard & small garden in 1863 from Marianne Lough GV
Miss Sarah BRETT . Bangor daughter of William Brett; married James Gaw 12 Sep 1851 ; mother of Stephen b. 1870 CR
. William BRETT . Bright on a Rental Roll for Killough in 1748 KCL p 23
. William BRETT . Saul

granted Ballystrew after civil wars of 1641; with Patrick Russell, leased Walshestown Nov 1669 for half yearly rent of £1; supported King James in 1691

O'L V1 p 145, 242; LM 1985 p53; LM 2002 p 64
Rev. Wills Hill BRETT . Greyabbey & Inishargy b. 4 Jan 1798 in Belfast; minister at Greyabbey from 1821 to 1843 then Kircubbin; married Martha (Matilda) Garrett in 1835 . father of Thomas, Elizabeth, Annabella, Anne, Charles, son of Charles Brett Esq. of Charleville; died 29 Jun 1862; buried Comber graveyard; memorial Holywood graveyard POD; FR; MIs
.
. BRETTAIN  . . see under Britton .
. . BREUC . . see under Bruce .
. . BREW family Down in Barrack Street, Market House Quarter, Downpatrick, leased a house from John Potter in 1751 ESRR p2
. Andrew BREW . Down married Sarah Brown 31 Jan 1721 at Downpatrick Church of Ireland PR
. Andrew BREW . Down an assistant churchwarden for Downpatrick Church of Ireland in 1807 DAIPC p25
Miss Ellen BREW . Kilkeel wife of Peter Sloan ; mother of Elizabeth b. 1872 CR
. Gilbert BREW . Down an assistant churchwarden for Downpatrick Church of Ireland in 1704 DAIPC p20
. Gilbert & William BREW . Down leased part of Stevenson's Park, Downpatrick from the Southwell Estate in 1752 LM 1991 p23
Gilbert BREW Down husband of Catherine who died 21 Jun 1801 aged 70 ; buried Downpatrick; Church of Ireland graveyard MIs
Miss Margaret BREW . Bangor daughter of Thomas Brew Esq. of Isle of Man; wife of James Lyons; died 10 Jan 1827 aged 31; buried Bangor Abbey graveyard MIs
. William BREW . Down narried Mary Teer 20 Nov 1722 at Downpatrick Church of Ireland PR
. William BREW . Down an assistant churchwarden for Downpatrick Church of Ireland in 1726 DAIPC p21
.
William
BREW . Inch husband of ....Hull ; father of Arnold bpt. 2 Aug 1795 at Inch Church of Ireland PR
. Edward BREWER . Shankill son of Thomas Brewer ; married Elizabeth Might 9 May 1867 CR
Capt. H.H. BREWER M.C. Bangor of Groomsport; served abroad during World Ward 1 War Memorial
. Harry BREWER . Kilmegan & Drumbo son of John Brewer; married Emily Beeston 5 Oct 1861 in Kilmegan ; father of Emily Charlotte b. 17 Apr 1868 & Sidney Holland Brewer b. 8 Sp 1871 & elizabeth b. 27 May 1873 (regd. Ballylesson) CR
. W. BREWER . Holywood on committee of Ulster Rifle Assoc. in Kinnegar in 1910 POD
.
William
BREWER . Dromore of Dromore; will probated 1728 IIW V4 p15
. Nugent BREWIS . Knockbreda b. England; Church of Ireland; rivetter; husband of Ethel b. 1889 in Dublin; married 4 years with 2 children born & alive; father of Lillian b. 1908 & Lena b. 1910; both b. Belfast; living at 29 Gawn St, Belfast with his parents at 29 Gawn St, Belfast in 1911 1911 census
. Robert BREWIS . Knockbreda b. 1853 in Northumberland UK; Church of Ireland; cabinet maker; husband of Isabella b. 1852 in Enfland; married 33 years with 6 children born & 4 alive; father of Robert b. 1891 in England; (cabinet maker); living at 29 Gawn St, Belfast in 1911, sharing with Nugent Brewis & family 1911 census
. Charles BREWSTER . Kilcoo of Seacote apartments , Newcastle in 1910 & 1922 POD/PTTF p7
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.
BREYDON . . see under Bryden .

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by Ros Davies