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Monynabane, Dromara

Surnames of Co. Down: Dow...-Doy....

Dowa...- Dowd... Dowe....- Down..... Doy....... Doyle

 

.  Name .  Parish Information Reference
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Thomas Robertson
DOW . Clonallan died 23 Feb 1873 aged 6y 6m); buried Clonallan Church of Ireland graveyard MIs
. DOWAN see Doran
. DOWD . . see below under Dowds .
. . DOWDALL . Ardglass & Bright

Count Eustace I of Boulogne ( principal backer of William the Conquerer) was of 'Blood Royal' ( a descendant of Charlemagne) and so are all the Dowdalls/ Odells who ever lived in Ireland; held property in Ardglass & Ballydargan before 1558 & sold it early 1600s & left for Co. Louth & thus, disappeared from Co. Down

Caroline Bingley; Inv 2012 p47,49
. . DOWDAL family Bright held Ballydargan in 1641 from Earl of Kildare, later called Oakley O'L V1 p 146; LR 2007 p23, 24
Mrs. DOWDALL Down of Downpatrick; daughter of Samuel Trotter; 18th century MID p 33
Mr. . DOWDALL . Down with Messrs Benson & Lonergan, leased Court Ground , Downpatrick from the Southwell Estate in 1752 LM 1991 p22
. . DOWDALL &
Morgan
Newry milliners & dressmakers from 7 Kilmorey Street in 1881 POD
Mr. A.J. DOWDALL . Bangor area attended laying of foundation ston for Seaside Home of Rest for Working Girls 19 Aug 1893 NC
. Arthur DOWDALL . Clonallan married Eleanor / Ellen Kelly 26 Jan 1831 at a Clonallan Catholic Church ; father of Alice bpt. 16 Jan 1832 & John bpt. 5 Jul 1833 & Mary bpt. 20 Feb 1835 & Patrick bpt. 7 Mar 1837 & catherine bpt. 31 May 1840 & edward bpt. 4 Mar 1843 & ellen bpt. 9 Jun 1845 at a Clonallan Catholic Church PR
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Arthur
DOWDELL . Clonallan husband of Rose Brady ; father of Francis bpt. 3 Feb 1831 at a Clonallan Catholic Church PR
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Bridget
DOWDALL . Clonallon of Mayo; owned 34 acres in 1876 LOI
Miss Catherine DOWDAL . Dromara married Patrick McGeehan of Moneynabane 15 Feb 1852 at a Dromara Catholic Church PR
Miss Catherine DOWDALL . Drumgath wife of James McLeenan ; mother of John bpt. 28 Aug 1830 & Catherine bpt. 27 Nov 1837 at a Drumgath Catholic Church PR
Miss Catherine DOWDALL . Newry married James McAlinan 23 Sep 1824 at Newry Catholic Church PR
Miss Catherine DOWDAL . Warrenpoint wife of Peter Rooney; mother of Mary b. 1871 CR
Miss Cecilia DOWDAL . Kilkeel married Thomas Sloan of Greencastle 25 May 1860 at the Catholic Church ; mother of Patrick b. 1868 (regd. Kilkeel) PR;CR
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Daniel
DOWDAL . Clonallan husband of Catherine McKey ; father of Bridget bpt. 25 Sep 1850 at a Clonallan Catholic Church PR
. Daniel DOWDALL . Newry a grocer & tea dealer from 1 Boat Street in 1881 POD
. E.J. DOWDALL . Bangor of 4 Granville Terrace, Bangor in 1901 POD
. Edward DOWDALL . Bright of Ballydargan; jurur in land inquiry 1437 O'L V1 p 190
. Edward DOWDALL . ? aged 34 ; convicted in Co. Down of a felony 5 Jan 1843 & sentenced to 10 years transportation to Australia; held in Kilmainham Gaol , Dublin 26 Apr 1843 ; on board ' Orator', arrived van Diemen's Land (Tasmania) 21 Nov 1843 NAD/TR5 p42; NWD
. Edward DOUDALL . Seapatrick regd. Banbridge; husband of Jane Margaret Campbell; father of Edward Alfred b. 21 Nov 1871 CR
Miss Ellen DOWDALL . Dromara married Daniel McLeigh of Moneynabane 1 Dec 1844 at a Dromara Catholic Church PR
Miss Ellen DOWDEL . Magheradrool wife of William Hardy ; mother of Catherine bpt. 29 Dec 1833 at Ballynahinch Catholic Church PR
. Henry DOWDALL . Kilkeel of Greencastle; aged 14; inquest held into the death of Thomas aged 18 & Bridget aged 14 & Henry Dowdall who took a small dinghy to Cunningham the grocer on the other side of Greencastle to get goods but when returning home they were caught by the influx from White Water River & drowned 23 Apr 1878 Belfast Telegraph
. James FitzThomas DOWDALL . Blaris; Kilclief & Saul of Lisburn; a Catholic; leased land from Nicholas Fitzsimons in 1615 in Kilclief, Bright & in Lisbane townland from Earl of Kildare & Ballydaregan in bright ; died 30 Apr 1619 & succeeded by his son John aged 18 O'L V1 p 206 & B p 319; LR 2006 p7, 8, 18
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James
DOWDALL . Clonallan husband of M. Keenan ; father of Mary Anne bpt. 15 Jul 1875 at a Clonallan Catholic Church PR
Miss Jane DOWDALL . Kilkeel of Ballyardle; daughter of John Dowdall (a farmer); married Charles O'Brien 24 Nov 1868 at Catholic Church, witness was James Morgan CR
John DOWDALL Blaris parish works program in Lisburn in 1836 V12 p40,41 OSM
. John DOWDALL . Clonallan & Newry of Mayo; erected a monument to his parents who died May 1790 aged 64 & his children; buried St. Mary's Catholic graveyard , Newry MIs
. John DOWDAL . Clonallan married Bridget O'Hare 31 Dec 1826 at a Clonallan Catholic Church PR
Rev. John DOWDALL Dromore school visitor in 1836 V12 p 77 OSM
. John DOWDALL . Hillsborough son of James Dowdall; aged 24 married Mary Kidd 11 Feb 1853 CR
. John DOWDALL . Kilkeel husband of Jane Finnegan; father of John Henry b. 9 Apr 1866 & James b. 31 Aug 1868 CR
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John W.
DOWDALL . Kilkeel of Bell hill ; owned 114 acres in 1876 LOI
John DOWDALL Down owned 2 tenements in Downpatrick in 1600s LM 2000 p89
John DOWDALL Saul died 28 Oct 1729 aged 15; buried Church of Ireland graveyard MIs
. Lancelot DOWDAL . Newry of Newry; a revenue officer & his wife ,witnesses at the marriage of Isaac Glenny Esq. & Martha Glenny 3 Sep 1794 at 1st Newry Non Subscribing Presbyterian Church PR
Miss Margaret DOWDELL . Newry wife of Patrick Grant; mother of Ellen b. 1869 & Patrick b. 1871 CR
Miss Martha
Matilda
DOWDALL
DOWDALE
. Down regd.Downpatrick; wife of Robert Henry Bell; mother of female child b. 1865 & Matilda Grace b. 1868 & William James b. 1872 CR
Mrs. Mary DOWDLES . Ardkeen assisted at Ballycran Football Club social night 3 Sep 1910 JUAHS 2011 p33
Miss Mary DOWDALL . Kilbroney regd.Rostrevor; wife of Patrick Treanor; mother of Thomas b. 1870 CR
Miss Mary DOWDAL . Kilkeel married Patrick Traynor 20 Jul 1853 at the Catholic Church PR
. Mary DOUDAL . Kilkeel mentioned in a newsy letter from Thomas McKee of Shore Rd., Kilkeel to his sister dated 3 Mar 1883, left for USA that day & set to sail 14 Apr 1883 old letters
Miss Mary DOWDAL . Newry married Peter Cadly 19 Jul 1822 at Newry Catholic Church PR
. Mary Anne DOWDALL . Newry witness at the baptism of Charles Albert, son of James McConville & Bridget McCartan 8 Nov 1863 at Catholic Church PR
. Mathew

DOWDEL/
DOWDALL

. Clonallan

married Bridget MaCartan 31 Oct 1834 at a Clonallan Catholic Church; father of John bpt. 1 Jan 1843 & Bridget bpt. 29 Sep 1838 & Bridget (sic ) bpt. 18 Oct 1840 & edward bpt. 19 Jun 1844 at a Clonallan Catholic Church

PR
. Matthew James DOWDALL . Newry a tanner & currier from 3 Quay Street in 1881 POD
. Michael DOWDALL . Clonallan married Mary Anne McSorley 14 Feb 1844 at a Clonallan Catholic Church ; father of Patrick bpt. 1 Jan 1845 & Catherine bpt. 10 Feb 1846 & Mary bpt. 14 Feb 1848 & Patrick bpt. 17 Apr 1850 & Isaac bpt. 22 Feb 1852 & Sarah bpt. 29 Jun 1857 & Alexander bpt. 30 Jul 1864 & John bpt. 7 Jul 1866 at a Clonallan Catholic Church PR
. Michael DOWDALL . Clonallan witness at the marriage of Patrick McCaffrey & Margaret Keenan 20 Apr 1849 at the Catholic Church PR
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Michael
DOWDAL . Clonallan husband of Margaret O'Sullivan ; father of Peter bpt. 23 Oct 1854 at a Clonallan Catholic Church PR
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Michael
DOWDALL . Clonallan husband of Mary Anne Morgan ; father of John bpt. 10 Oct 1875 at a Clonallan Catholic Church PR
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Michael
DOWDALL . Clonallan of Mayo ; owned 28 acres in 1876 LOI
. Michael DOWDALL . Newry a clothes dealer from 32-34 Lower North Street in 1881 POD
. P. DOWDALL Esq. Newry donated 18 shillings to the building of Glenn Parochial House 1849 THTMB p35
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Patrick
DOWDAL . Clonallan husband of Anne Rooney ; father of Hugh bpt. 24 Jul 1852 at a Clonallan Catholic Church PR
. Patrick DOWDALL . Down a churchwarden at Downpatrick Church of Ireland in 1736 DAIPC p12
. Patrick DOWDALL . Down of Downpatrick ; an inn keeper ; mentioned in Deeds dated 1739 Registry of Deeds, Dublin Vol 111 p213
Major Patrick DOWDALL . Newry of 1st Regiment of Foot; died Nov 1822 aged 42; buried St. Patrick's Church of Ireland graveyard MIs
Patrick DOWDAL Newry of Hill Street; charity donation in 1836 V3 p 104 OSM
. Patrick DOWDALL . Newry proprietor of Newry Examiner newspaper in 1842, 1846 & 1852; in court as plaintiff against James D'Aray 11 Jul 1842 POD; BU 12/7/1842
. Peter DOWDALL . Newry of Ballyholland; died 20 Apr 1879 aged 75; husband of Ellen; father of Robert, Ann Mary (McAteer) & Owen; buried St. Mary's Catholic graveyard MIs
. Richard DOWDALL . Bright of Ballydargan; son of Ralph Dowdall; c. 1334 LR 2006 p7
. Robert DOWDELL . Clonallan married Catherine Ryan 12 Jan 1841 at a Clonallan Catholic Church PR
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Robert
DOWDALL . Kilkeel a flax farmer; granted a spinning wheel premium in 1796 HOTC p147
. Robert DOWDALL . Kilkeel of Greencastle; a merchant; will dated 1806 IIW V4 p 167
. Robert DOWDAL . Kilkeel married Mary Doran 3 Dec 1853 at the Catholic Church; father of Elizabeth b. 2 May 1865 & Margaret b. 15 May 1868 (regd. Kilkeel) PR;CR
  Robert DOWDLE   Newry of Castle Street; charity donation in 1836 V3 p103 OSM
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Robert
DOWDALL . Newry of 31 Boat St, Newry, in 1846; a tanner & currier from 42 Boat Street in 1881 POD
. Robert DOWDALL . Newry Ballyholland & Greenan delegate & member of United Irish League which met in Mayobridge 15 Mar 1902 to discuss landlordism Irish World NY
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Robert
DOWDALL . Newry of Ballyholland; died 22 Nov 1935 aged 74; husband of Margaret; son of Peter & Ellen; buried St. Mary's Catholic graveyard MIs
. Thomas DOWDALL . Newtownards died in 1st World War War Memorial
Rev. William DOWDALL . Comber Presbyterian minister in 1661; attacked by a group of women who pulled off his robes TOOC p31; ASOC p27
. David DOWAN . Killinchy married Elizabeth Hamilton 6 Jul 1833 at Killinchy Presbyterian Church PR
. Andrew DOWDER . Down married Eliza Parks 30 Oct 1733 at Downpatrick Church of Ireland PR
Miss Alice DOWD . Clonallan married Michael Kelly 26 Nov 1836 at a Clonallan Catholic Church PR
Miss Anne DOWDS . Dromore wife of John Battersby ; mother of John b. 18 Sep 1828 & bpt. Dromore Church of Ireland PR
Miss Ann DOWDS . Kilkeel married James Griffin of M.....loney 1 Oct 1858 at the Catholic Church PR
Miss
Ann
DOWDS . Knockbreda regd.Ballymacarret; wife of Abraham Ervin; mother of Robert b. 1867 CR
Miss Ann DOUDS . Tullylish daughter of John Douds ; married Joseph McCracken 6 Oct 1860 CR
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Bernard
DOWDS . Donaghcloney regd. Waringstown; husband of Elizabeth McConvill; father of Margaret b. 30 Dec 1867 CR
Miss Bridget DOWD . Seapatrick wife of John O'Hare; mother of Hugh bpt. 17 Sep 1843 at Banbridge Catholic Church PR
. Daniel DOWD(S) . Dromore husband of Eliza(beth) Watts ; father of Patterson b. 13 Aug 1823 & David b. 1 Jul 1825 & Elizabeth b. 7 May 1828 & Jane b. 16 Apr 1830 & Mary Anne b. 25 Feb 1835 & bpt. at Dromore Church of Ireland PR
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Daniel
DOWDS . Knockbreda regd. Ballymacarret; husband of Ellen Dowds; ftaher of Alexander b. 8 Nov 1867 CR
. David DOWD . Kilbroney sponsor at the baptism of Margaret , daughter of Henry Cole & Mary Feran 22 Oct 1867 at Catholic Church PR
. Edward DOWDS . Clonallan married Rose McVeigh 23 Oct 1831 at a Clonallan Catholic Church PR
Miss Elleanor DOWDS . Magheralin married Bernard Kelly 20 May 1852 Magheralin Catholic Church PR
Miss
Eliza
DOWD . Kilbroney married John Savage 29 Dec 1844 at Kilbroney Catholic Church PR
Miss
Elizabeth
DOWDS . Kilkeel wife of Michael McComiskey; mother of Michael b. 1871 CR
Miss
Elizabeth
DOWD . Clonallan & Warrenpoint married Peter Murray 1 Sep 1866 at a Clonallan Catholic Church ; mother of Catherine b. 1869 & Edward b. 1872 (regd. Warrenpoint) PR;CR
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Henry
DOWDS . Dromore son of John Dowds ; married Susan Biggam 18 Feb 1856 CR
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Henry
DOWDS . Magheralin & Moira a weaver of Magheralin ; son of Henry Dowds ( a weaver); married Joanna Dawson 20 Nov 1869 ; father of Mary Jane b. 22 Oct 1870 (regd. Moira) CR
Miss Izabella/ Isabella DOWD . Seapatrick wife of Patrick Cunningham; mother of Margaret bpt. 25 Jul 1851 & Isabella bpt. 28 Mar 1854 at Banbridge Catholic Church PR
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J.
DOWDS . ? from south Down; served with 'D' Company, 13th Battalion Royal Irish Rifles in 1st World War RCDJB p34
. J. DOWD . Kilbroney of Water St, Rostrevor; a gardener in 1910 POD
. James DOWD/ DOUD . Clonallan married Mary Anne Burton 31 Oct 1838 at a Clonallan Catholic Church ; father of James bpt. 13 Oct 1839 & John bpt. 16 Aug 1842 & elizabeth bpt. 20 Apr 1845 & Patrick bpt. 6 Aug 1848 & John bpt. 22 Apr 1852 & John bpt. 14 Apr 1858 at a Clonallan Catholic Church PR
. James DOWD . Clonallan husband of Mary Woods ; father of Mary bpt. 15 Sep 1855 at a Clonallan Catholic Church PR
. James DOWD . Clonallan husband of Mary Byrnes; father of Michael bpt. 1 Apr 1861 at a Clonallan Catholic Church PR
. James DOWD . Clonallan husband of Anne Hillan ; father of Patrick James bpt. 6 Dec 1872 at a Clonallan Catholic Church PR
. James DOWD . Kilbroney & Kilkeel originally from Mourne parish; married Margaret Rorke 28 Dec 1843 at Kilbroney Catholic Church PR
. James DOWD . Kilkeel married Mary Doran 11 Jan 1852 at the Catholic Church PR
. James DOWDS . Magheralin son of Henry Dows ; aged 27 married Elizabeth Beatty 9 Oct 1852 CR
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James
DOWDS . Moira & Donaghcloney husband of Jane Bingham/ Bigham; father of Ellen Jane b. 20 Jan 1871 (regd. Moira) & Margaret b. 22 Mar 1873 (regd. Waringstown) CR
Miss Jane DOWDS . Dromore mother of Nancy b. 1 Mar 1864 & bpt. at Dromore Church of Ireland PR
Miss
Jane
DOWDS . Dromore wife of John Hanvey; mother of Sarah Jane b. 1872 CR
Miss Jane DOWD . Seapatrick wife of Neil McComish; mother of Patrick bpt. 15 Feb 1858 at Banbridge Catholic Church PR
. John DOWD . Clonallan married Catherine McAnulty 24 Dec 1844 at a Clonallan Catholic Church ; father of Elizabeth bpt. 14 Nov 1845 at a Clonallan Catholic Church PR
. John DOWDS . Dromore husband of Margaret Battersby ; father of William b. 9 Oct 1828 & John b. 6 May 1832 & Joseph b. 22 Jul 1836 & Margaret b. 23 Dec 1838 & Eliza b. 10 Mar 1841 & & bpt. at Dromore Church of Ireland PR
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John
DOWDS . Magheralin & Dromore & Moira son of Henry Dowds; married Mary Johnston 19 Jul 1860 in Magheralin ; father of William Henry b. 21 Feb 1865 & Mary b. 22 Sep 1866 & Mary Johnston Dowds b. 29 Sep 1868 (all bpt. at Dromore Church of Ireland )(regd. Dromore) & Margaret b. 22 Jan 1871 & Elizabeth b. 31 Mar 1872(regd. (Moira) PR; CR
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John
DOWDS . Moira husband of Mary Wilson; father of Jane b. 9 Sep 1867 CR
. John DOWD . Newry husband of Mary Russell ; father of James b. 2 May 1873 CR
. John DOUDS . Tullylish husband of Sarah who died 30 Jun 1829 aged 40; buried Tullylish Presbyterian graveyard MIs
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Joseph
DOWDS . Donaghcloney regd.Waringstown; husband of Jane Bigham; father of Joseph b. 16 Jun 1869 CR
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Joseph
DOWDS . Donaghcloney served in 1st World War - memorial photo
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Joseph
DOWDS . Donaghcloney regd.Waringstown; husbnd of Ann McCullough; father of John b. 18 Jul 1869 & Elizabeth b. 10 Apr 1871 CR
. Joseph DOWD . Magheralin married Jane Topping 22 Aug 1833 at Magheralin Church of Ireland PR
Miss Margaret DOWD . Dromore married SamuelNicholson 30 Jan 1841 at Dromore Church of Ireland Cathedral PR
Miss
Margaret
DOWDS . Moira mother of Margaret Jane b. 6 Jul 1868 CR
Miss
Margaret Jane
DOWDS . Moira wife of George Fiddis; mother of William George b. 1871 CR
Miss Mary DOWDS . Kilkeel married Francis Moore of Shannon Grove 15 Jan 1860 at the Catholic Church PR
Miss Mary DOWDS . Moira wife of James Murphy ; mother of Robert John b. 1870 & Martha b. 1872 & Jane b. 1874 CR
Miss
Matilda
DOWDS . Knockbreda wife of James Laverty; mother of Patrick b. 1869 (regd. Ballymacarrett) & John b. 1872 (regd. Castlereagh) CR
. Michael DOWD/ DOWDE . Clonallan husband of Mary Rice; father of Matry Anne bpt. 4 Jun 1827 & Margaret bpt . 5 Dec 1830 at a Clonallan Catholic Church PR
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Michael
DOWDE . Clonallan husband of Sarah Collon ; father of Rose Ellen bpt. 7 Jul 1890 at a Clonallan Catholic Church PR
. Patrick DOWD . Clonallan married Rose Morgan 8 Sep 1834 at a Clonallan Catholic Church ; father of Michael bpt. 24 Mar 1836 at a Clonallan Catholic Church PR
. Patrick DOWD .

Clonallan

married Rose White 15 Jun 1858 at a Clonallan Catholic Church PR
. Patrick DOWDE .

Clonallan

married Margaret Burns 31 Oct 1871 at a Clonallan Catholic Church PR
Sgt. Patrick DOWD . Clonduff sergeant in charge of the Royal Irish Constabulary (police) station in Hilltown in 1889 RICLD p112
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Patrick
DOWD . Holywood stationmaster at Marino railway station 1890-1910; photo available; retired 1918 NDM p118; POD 1910; BCDRMSR
. Patrick DOWD . Kilkeel married Eliza McVeagh 16 Nov 1855 at the Catholic Church- dispensation given PR
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Patrick
DOWDS . Knockbreda regd.Ballymacarret; husband of Sarah Ann Wilson; father of Mary Ann b. 8 Nov 1868 CR
. Peter DOWD . Kilcoo married Ann Farnan 5 Oct 1858 at Bryansford Catholic Church PR
. Philip DOWD . Kilbroney married Catherine Morgan 9 Jan 1837 at Kilbroney Catholic Church PR
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Philip
DOWD . Kilbroney regd. Rostrevor; husband of Catherine Rice; father of James b. 16 Feb 1871 CR
Miss Rose DOWDS . Donaghcloney daughter of Daniel Dows ; aged 30 married Alexander Wilkinson 3 Aug 1850 CR
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Samuel
DOWDS . Donaghcloney regd.Waringstown; husband of Mary Ann Finlay; father of Sarah Jane b. 13 Sep 1868 CR
Mrs. Sarah DOWDS . Tullylish daughter of Joseph Brown; a widow; married Thomas Stewart 16 Jul 1853 CR
. William DOUD/ DOWD . Dromore husband of Margaret Madowel ; father of Mary bpt. 7 Jan 1784 & Margaret bpt. 18 Feb 1787 at Dromore Church of Ireland PR
. William DOWDS . Dromore husband of Mary Boyd ; father of John b. 12 Sep 1803 & William b. 31 Mar 1805 & Joseph b. 4 Feb 1810 & bpt. at Dromore Church of Ireland PR
. William DOWDS/ DOUDS . Dromore married Mary Whitesides 24 Jul 1840 at Dromore Church of Ireland ; father of Margaret Anne b. 28 Apr 1841 & Rebecca b. 1 Jun 1843 & William John b. 16 May 1845 & bpt. Dromore Church of Ireland PR
. William DOWDS . Dromore husband of Anne Clarke ; father of William b. 1 Jul 1862 & bpt. at Dromore Church of Ireland PR
. William DOWDS . Dromore husband of Rose Anne Donaldson ; father of twins William John & Anne Jane b. 26 Sep 1873 CR
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William
DOWDS
DOUDS
. Drumgooland & Seapatrick regd.Ballyward; husband of Susannah McCauley/ McCawley; father of Eliza Jane b. 4 Feb 1868 (regd. Ballyward) & David b. 7 Sep 1869 & William b. 9 Jun 1871 & female child b. 12 Aug 1873 (regd. Banbridge) CR
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William
DOWDS . Hillsborough husband of Ann Shaw; father of male child b. 28 Sep 1868 CR
. William DOWD . Knockbreda son of John Dowd ; married Ellen McKinn 29 May 1853 CR
. William DOWDS . Knockbreda of 131 Castlereagh Rd, East Belfast; a grocer in 1902 POD
. William DOWDS . Magheralin son of Henry Dowds ; aged 23 married Rebecca Jane Archer 6 May 1854 CR
. William DOWD . Moira son of John Dowd ; aged 22 married Jane Murphy 3 Jun 1854 CR
. William DOWDS . Moira husband of Ellen McCahy ; father of Ellen b. 12 Mar 1858 & bpt. at Moira Church of Ireland PR
Mrs. . DOWIE . Dromore of Dromore; a grocer & provisions merchant in 1910 POD
Capt. . DOUIE . Moira
of Moira in 1910 POD
Miss Alice/ Ally DOWAY/ DOWEY/ DOUAY . Dromore wife of Robert Ardery ; mother of Mary Jane b. 20 Sep 1817 & William b. 29 May 1819 & Robert b. 24 Dec 1822 & James b. 14 Nov 1825 & Thomas b. 5 Apr 1828 & James b. 13 Mar 1830 & bpt. Dromore Church of Ireland PR
Miss Amy DOWIE . Bangor & Newtownards of 42 Primrose St, Bangor; a music teacher ; daughter of William Dowie (deceased ); married Robert A. C. Donaldson of Ballyharry 6 Apr 1931 at Ballyblack Presbyterian Church, witnesses were David & Louisa Donaldson PR
Miss Ann Jane DOWAY . Dromore partner of John Munro ; mother of Samuel Doway or Munro b. 19 May 1832 & bpt. at Dromore Church of Ireland PR
Miss
Anne
DOWEY/ DAVIE . Moira wife of Robert Adair; mother of Robert b. 1868 CR
. Charles DOWEY . Donaghcloney regd.Waringstown; husband of Annie Bell; father of Margret Jane b. 22 Jul 1869 & William John b. 25 Jun 1871 CR
. Charles DOWEY . Drumgooland sponsor at the baptism of Eleanor, daughter of James McEvoy & Anne Rice 3 Feb 1844 at Leitrim Catholic Church PR
Miss Eliza DOWEY . Shankill daughter of Robert Dowey ; married Henry Savage 20 Apr 1867 in Lurgan CR
Miss
Elizabeth
DOWEY . Aghaderg regd.Loughbrickland; wife of Samuel Crothers; mother of Elizabeth b. 1869 CR
Miss
Elizabeth
DOWEY . Moira daughter of John Dowey (a weaver of Moira); aged 21 married John Graham 24 Apr 1852 at Lurgan Registry Office CR
Mrs. Ellen DOWIE . Knockbreda b. 1875 in Scotland; widow; Church of Ireland; felt worker; had been married 15 years with 4 children b. & alive; mother of Mary b. 1897 & George b. 1900 & Lizzie b. 1902 & Haarry b. 1904; all b. Co. Down; living at 36 Island St, Belfast in 1911 1911 census
Miss Ellen DOWEY . Moira daughter of Robert Dowey ; aged 20 married Robert Adair 11 Jul 1860 CR
Mrs. Fanny DOWEY . Tullylish daughter of Moses Meek; a widow ; married John McNeight 2 Feb 1854 CR
. Francis DOEY . Seapatrick regd. Banbridge; husband of Margaret Corner; father of Francis b. 1 Sep 1870 CR
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H.
DOWIE . ? from south Down; served with 'D' Company, 13th Battalion Royal Irish Rifles in 1st World War RCDJB p34
. Henry DOWEY . Donaghcloney regd.Waringstown; husband of Margaret Thompson; father of Sarah Ann b. 18 Sep 1869 & Elizabeth b. 14 Sep 1870 CR
. Henry DOWEY . Moira husband of Isabella Hage; father of Samuel b. 16 Feb 1869 CR
Miss Isabella DOWEY . Magheralin married William McCullough 3 Jul 1841 at Magheralin Church of Ireland PR
Lieut. J.L. DOWIE . ? member of South Down Militia which served in South Africa in 1901, Boer War DR* 25 /9/1939R
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James
DOEY . Drumgath married Helen McConville 6 Apr 1842 at a Drumgath Catholic Church PR
. James DOAY . Newry husband of Harriet Brown ; father of Margaret b. 3 Aug 1873 CR
. James DOWEY . Magheralin married Jane Boston 24 Nov 1841 at Magheralin Church of Ireland PR
. James DOWEY . Magheralin married Ellen Bell 30 Apr 1842 at Magheralin Church of Ireland PR
. James DOWEY . Magheralin a weaver of Ballymacmaine; son of Henry Dowey (a labourer) ; aged 21 married Jane Towell 14 Aug 1852 in Magheralin Church of Ireland CR
Rev. James DOUIE B.A;T.C.D Moira ordained to the curacy of St. Mary's, Harrogate, England 20 Dec 1891 & died 31 Dec 1891 aged 24 & buried Moira Church of Ireland graveyard with Mary Lothian Douie (d. 8 Jul 1902 ) & Hannah Caroline Douie (d. 9 Sep 1911) & James Livingstone Douie (d. 1923) MIs
. James Levingston/ Livingstone DOUIE . Moira born 2 Aug 1832; a land agent; appointed a magistrate 3 Feb 1862,1886 & 1910 ; died 15 May 1923 & buried Moira Church of Ireland graveyard RNPHCPI; POD;MIs
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James
DOWEY . Newry husband of Margaret Brown; father of Julia b. 20 Nov 1869 CR
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James
DOWEY . Newry husband of Harriet Browne; father of Catherine b. 3 Dec 1870 CR
Miss Jane DOWEY . Clonallan married James Smyth 5 Nov 1845 at a Clonallan Catholic Church PR
Miss Jane DOWEY . Magheralin married Moses McFall 27 Dec 1827 at Magheralin Church of Ireland PR
Mrs.
Jenny
DOWEY . Magheralin daughter of William James & Minnie Napier; died 20 Mar 1938 aged 46; buried Magheralin Church of Ireland graveyard MIs
. John DOWAY . Dromore husband of Esther Hawthorn ; father of James b. 12 Jun 1803 & Margaret b. 28 Jul 1806 & bpt. at Dromore Church of Ireland PR
. John DOWEY . Dromore married Mary Neal/ Neill 21 Sep 1833 at Dromore Church of Ireland PR
. John DOWEY . Kilkeel husband of Mary Hogg; father of James bpt. 18 Nov 1844 (sponsors were Richard McAfferson & Miss McClelland) at Lower Mourne Catholic Church PR
. John DOWAY . Magheralin married Sarah Hynds 8 Aug 1830 at Magheralin Church of Ireland PR
. John DOUAY . Moira husband of Magdolene ; father of Samuel bpt. 25 Jan 1786 at Moira Church of Ireland PR
. John DOWEY . Moira husband of Susan ; father of Betty bpt. 22 Jan 1830 at Moira Church of Ireland PR
. John DOWAY . Moira husband of Sarah ; father of Thomas bpt. 27 Mar 1831 & Joseph b. 19 Jun 1838 & Eliza b. 1 Jan 1842 & James b. 15 Jul 1843 & bpt. bpt. at Moira Church of Ireland PR
Miss Margaret DOWEY . Dromore wife of James Cowdy ; mother of Mary Ann bpt. 29 May 1789 & John bpt. 24 feb 1791 & Susanna b. 5 May 1813 & bpt. at Dromore Church of Ireland PR
Miss Mary DUEY . Drumballyroney & Annaclone married James O'Hear 20 May 1855 at Annaclone Catholic Church PR
Miss Mary DOOEY
DOWNEY
. Drumgooland of Leitrim; wife of Arthur McCartan; mother of Rose bapt. 23 Sep 1828 (sponsors were Sarah Rooney & James O'Hare) & Mary Ann bapt. 30 Apr 1831 (sp. John Collins & Margaret McCartan) & Bridget bapt. 30 Mar 1844 (sp. John Murray & Ellenor McCartan) & John bapt. 2 Mar 1849 (sp. Anne McCartan )at Leitrim Catholic Church PR
Miss Mary DOWAY . Magheralin married James Bell 12 Feb 1825 Magheralin Catholic Church PR
. Robert DOWEY . Dromore married Elizabeth Best 3 Mar 1823 at Dromore Church of Ireland Cathedral PR
. Robert DOWAY . Magheralin married Catherine Downey 15 May 1819 Magheralin Catholic Church PR
. Robert DOWEY . Magheralin a weaver of Dollingstown; son of Robert Dowey (a car man) ; aged 20 married Elizabeth Adair 4 Jun 1852 at Magheralin Church of Ireland CR
Miss
Sarah
DOWEY . Donaghcloney regd.Waringstown; mother of Sarah Ann b. 31 Mar 1866 CR
Miss
Sarah
DOUIE . Moira wife of Alexander Patton ; mother of William Henry b. 1872 CR
Rev. Thomas DOEY . Dromore son of Mr. Thomas Doey of Cookstown Co. Antrim; minister of 1st Dromore Presbyterian from 13 Feb 1913 ; transfered to New Row, Coleraine Co. Londonderry & retired in 1948 TCOTH
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Thomas
DOWEY . Seapatrick regd.Banbridge; husband of Essy Clarke; father of Samuel b. 19 Apr 1869 CR
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William
DOWEY/ DOWIL . Dromore husband of Mary Watson; father of Sarah Elizabeth b. 31 Aug 1869 (bpt. Dromore Church of Ireland) & female child b. 9 Jan 1871 & twins Ellen Jane & Catherine b. 17 May 1872 & William Henry b. 1 Sep 1873 & Mary b. 14 Apr 1875 (regd. Dromore) PR; CR
. William DOWIE . Dromore died 6 Feb 1905 aged 65; husband of Mary who died 7 Feb 1912 aged 68; father of William Henry (d. 6 Jan 1894 aged 20) & Isobel (d. 19 Feb 1938) & Ellen Jane (d. 28 May 1961) & Sarah Matilda (d. 7 Oct 1967) ; buried Dromore Church of Ireland graveyard MIs
. William DOWAY . Moira father of Ellen bpt. 9 Apr 1814 at Moira Church of Ireland PR
. DOWGLASS . see under Douglas .
. William DOWLAND . Drumbo with 4 others, leased 20 acres in 1831 from John Hunter for an annual rent of £40.2.4 ; eviction hearing for arrears of £37.7.0 RCCPCI p278
. William DOWLAND . Drumbo with 4 others, leased 20 acres in 1832 from John Hunter ; eviction hearing ; nilled RCCPCI p280
. Hugh DOWLE . Kilkeel married Bridget McCullough 22 Mar 1841 in the Catholic church PR
. Rose DOWLE . Down of Ballydugan; given a licence by Downpatrick Church of Ireland to act as a beggar 26 Jul 1773 DAIPC p60
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William
DOWEY/ DOWIL . Dromore husband of Mary Watson; father of Sarah Elizabeth b. 31 Aug 1869 (bpt. Dromore Church of Ireland) & female child b. 9 Jan 1871 & twins Ellen Jane & Catherine b. 17 May 1872 & William Henry b. 1 Sep 1873 & Mary b. 14 Apr 1875 (regd. Dromore) PR; CR
Miss Eliza DOWLER . Bangor wife of John Mackay; mother of Eliza b. 1871 CR
. . DOWLING family Kilkeel originally from Ulster then from Queen's County O'L V1 p 4
. Abraham DOWLING . Drumbo son of John Dowling ; married Mrs. Eliza Houston (nee Tomeny) 22 Jan 1853 CR
. Agnes DOWLING . Newtownards of Greenwell St, Newtownards ; leased a house, yard & garden in 1863 from Margaret McNeilly GV
. Bridgetina DOWLING . Newry a spirit dealer from 5 Needham Place in 1881 POD
Miss Caroline DOWLING . Drumbeg married Joseph Hogg 4 Mar 1848 ast Hillhall Presbyterian Church EA/CR
. E.E. DOWLING . ? from mid Down; served with 'C' Company, 13th Battalion Royal Irish Rifles in 1st World War RCDJB p31
Miss Eleanor Frances DOWLING . Holywood wife of William John McMurray; mother of Bertha agnes bpt. 1883 & Emily Jane bpt. 1885 & William bpt. 1886 & David bpt. 1888 at 1st Holywood Presbyterian Church PR
Miss Eleanor Frances DOWLING . Holywood wife of Samuel McMurray; mother of Mary Olivia bpt. 1880 & Eleanor Frances bpt. 1882 at 1st Holywood Presbyterian Church PR
Miss Elizabeth DOWLING . Drumbo regd.Ballylesson; wife of David Dixon; mother of Margaet Jane b. 1870 CR
. Ellen DOWLING . Knockbreda of 33 Ravenhill Rd, East Belfast; a grocer in 1902 POD
Miss Isabella DOWLING . Drumbo daughter of Samuel Dowling ; aged 19 married Samuel Hamilton 21 Dec 1860 CR
Miss Jane DOWLING . Newtownards daughter of John Dowling ; married James Conkey 20 May 1867 CR
. John DOWLING . Drumbo son of John Dowling ;aged 21 married Sarah Steed 7 Feb 1851 CR
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John
DOWLAND . Greyabbey leased land in Greyabbey from Rev. Hugh Montgomery in 17 Mar 1818 ; held for the lives of John Dowland, Prince of Wales & Duke of York PRONI D654/A3/1E p4 #55
John DOWLING Newry of Newry; charity donation in 1836 V3 p100 OSM
. Lawrence DOWLING . Newry husband of Ellen Ryans ; father of Mary Margaret b. 4 Aug 1872 CR
. Mary DOWLING . Greyabbey a grocer in 1846 POD
Miss Mary DOWLING . Kilcoo regd.Bryansford ; wife of John McCormick; mother of Cathrine b. 1867 CR
Miss Mary DOWLAN DOWLING . Newtownards daughter of Samuel Dowlan; aged 22 married Charles Connolly/ Conley/ Connley 12 Feb 1853; mother of Anna b. 1868 & Isabella b. 1870 CR
Miss Mary DOWLING . Newtownards married Stewart McBlane 30 Jun 1866 at St. Mark's Church of Ireland ; mother of Mary b. 1869 & Jan & James CR; Anne Forbes
. Patrick DOWLING . Blaris regd.Lisburn; son of James Dowling ; aged 23 married Ellen Jane Thompson 16 Feb 1847 CR
. Peter DOWLAN . Dromore husband of Jane Devlin ; father of Alice b. 13 Apr 1831 & bpt. at Dromore Church of Ireland PR
. Samuel DOWLING . Seapatrick regd.Banbridge; husband of Ellen Hamilton; father of Ellen b. 17 May 1868 CR
. Thomas DOWLING . Down member of Downpatrick Whig Club in 1790 DR* 12/12/1856
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Michael
DOWLEY . Clonallan husband of Alice Murphy ; father of Michael bpt. 6 May 1830 at a Clonallan Catholic Church PR
Miss Sarah Jane DOWNARD . Down & Ballyphilip daughter of James Downard; married George Davis 15 Jul 1851 in Downpatrick ; mother of Georgina b. 1869 (regd. Portaferry) CR
Judge . DOWNES . Down area judge at Downpatrick Assizes in 1796 LM 1992 p38
Rev. Mr DOWNS   Saintfield minister of Bresagh Scotch Dissenters meeting house in 1836 V7 p123 OSM
. Andrew DOWNES . Newtownards brother of James, John & Henry Downes; married Anne Beers 2 Nov 1881 in St. Mark's Church of Ireland, witnesses were Sarah Montgomery & Mary Downes ; father of James b. 13 Aug 1882 in Ballyrogan & Margaret Jane b. 4 Apr 1885 in Schomberg St, Belfast (married Robert Kirkpatrick in 1905 ) & Mary b. 2 Jan 1888 in Newtownards (married Hugh Gamble in 1917 ) & Martha b. 17 Mar 1890 in Carrowreagh (d. 1906) & Robert Andrew b. 8 Oct 1892 in Killeen & Annie b. 9 Jun 1895 in Greengraves (d. 1900) CR; Roy Downes
. Andrew DOWNES . Newtownards b. 1873, son of James Downes & Mary Galway; married Lizzie Quinn in Belfast in 1895; died 20 May 1947 in Newtownards ; father of William b. 1896 & James b. 1897 (d. 21 Aug 1916 in Newtownards & buried with grandparents in Dundonald) & Elizabeth b. 1901 & Margaret Galway Downers b. 1909 (died Mill St, Newtownards 27 Jan 1963) CR; Roy Downes
Miss Annie DOWNS Belfast b. 1851, daughter of Archibald Downs (an engineer); married Robert Forbes in 1870 at 1st Holywood Presbyterian Church PR
Miss Ann DOWNS . Down married William Clarkson 29 May 1848 at Downpatrick Church of Ireland PR
. Archibald DOWNS . Belfast a mechanic; son of Robert Downs , a farmer; married Nancy Anderson of Knocknagoney 3 Aug 1849 at 1st Holywood Presbyterian Church PR
. Bernard DOWNS . Aghaderg with another, leased 2 acres in 1829 from Richard Purdy for an annual rent of £5.16.6; eviction hearing RCCPCI p272
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Daniel
DOWNS . Knockbreda regd. Castlereagh; husband of Ellen O'Hara ; father of Ellen b. 8 Oct 1872 CR
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George
DOWNE . Bright an auctioneer in Killough; advertised for sale the goods from the wreck of the 'Coeur de Lion' 6 Oct & 3 Nov 1837 LM 2000 p32
. George DOWNES . Down married Ann Foster 16 Apr 1838 at Downpatrick Church of Ireland PR
. Henry DOWNES . Newtownards & Belfast son of James Downes & Jane McIlwrath; married Christina Sloane 9 Feb 1878 on Newtownards; father of James Henry b. 1881 (married Sarah McKenzie in 1905 in Belfast) & Elizabeth b. 1885 in Belfast & Christina Mary Frances b. 1890 in Belfast (married Samuel Rodgers in Belfast in 1915) & Hugh b. 1892 & Samuel b. 1895 (married Martha Watton in 1918 in Belfast) & Margaret b. 1898 & John b. 1901 & Robert b. 1904 CR; Roy Downes
. Hugh DOWNES . Co Down single; a farm labourer aged 19, , arrived in Dunedin, New Zealand on board 'Earl of Zetland ' (1461 tons) on3 Jun 1875; left London 16 Mar 1875 under Capt. Reid PL/DP
. James DOWNES . Dundonald son of John Downes ; aged 29 married Jane McIlwrath 17 Jan 1847 ; father of John b.c. 1852 (married Mary Edmond in Newtownards in 1871 then Agnes Stewart in Belfast in 1903) ) CR
Mr.
James
DOWNES . Kilmegan of 'near Castlewellan'; married Sarah, 2nd daughter of Mr. Hugh Thompson of Cloughran 16 Mar 1837 BN 28/3/1837
. James DOWNES . Newtownards son of James Downes & Jane McIlwrath; married Mary Galway in Belfast in 1871; father of Andrew b. 1873 & James b. 24 Jun 1877 & Lizzie b. 1882 (married James McIlwain in Newtownards in 1901) & John b.c. 1885 CR; Roy Downes
. James DOWNES . Newtownards b. 13 Aug 1882 in Ballyrogan, son of Andrew Downes & Anne Beers; brother of Robert Andrew ; joined the Canadian Expeditionary Forces; died 12 Apr 1916 in France during 1st World War War Memorial; Roy Downes
. James DOWNS . Seapatrick husband of Jane Hanraty ; father of Susanna bpt. 13 Aug 1845 at Banbridge Catholic Church PR
Rev. John DOWNES . Killaney of Boardmills; minister at 2nd Boardmills Presbyterian Church 1827-1855; executor in the will of John Douglass in 1835; son of Elizabeth Martin (d. aged 75) ; emigrated to Clunes, Victoria, Australia before 24 Jun 1863 ; husband of Mary Jamieson (who died aged 27) ; father of Agnes Jane (d. aged 9 months) & Thomas McCrie Downes (d. aged 10 weeks) ; gravestone in 2nd Presbyterian graveyard EPC p19; IIW # 19537; FHL #823750
. John DOWNES . Newtownards son of James Downes & Jane McIlwrath; married Mary Edmond in Newtownards in 1871; father of Robert Hugh b. 27 Dec 1879 (d. 1897) & Elizabeth Jane b. 24 Jun 1877 (d. 1910 in Belfast) & William John b. 1 Dec 1871 (d. in Newtownards in 1895) & Andrew Charles b. 1885 (married Martha McKeague in 1918 in Belfast); his wife Mary died 1895; married Agnes Stewart in Belfast in 1903 ; father of John b. 1905 CR; Roy Downes
Rev. John Gilmore DOWNES Saintfield clergyman at the Associate Secession Presbyterian church in Bresagh townland 1837 V7 p 114 OSM
Miss Margaret DOWNES . Knockbreda regd.Ballymacarrett; wife of John McLean; mother of Elizabeth b. 1869 CR
. Mary DOWNES . Knockbreda of 11 Ravensdale St , East Belfast in 1902 POD
. Norton DOWNES . Newry son of Robert Downes; aged 25 married Elizabeth Lenaghan 24 Feb 1856 at St. Marys Church of Ireland CR; EA/CR
. P.F. DOWNES . Kilcoo of Newcastle; visited the Annesley Estate near Castlewellan 28 Sep 1891 AEVB
Robert DOWNES . Protestant bishop in 1752 V17 p117 OSM
. Robert Andrew DOWNES .
Newtownards
b. 8 Oct 1892 in Killeen, son of Andrew Downes & Anne Beers; joined the Canadian Expeditionary Forces; died c. 1918 in 1st World War on a plaque in St. Elizabeth's Church, Dundonald; Roy Downes
. Robert DOWNES . Seapatrick a shoemaker & publican in Banbridge in 1819 POD
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Samuel
DOUNES/ DYNES .
Donaghcloney
regd. Waringstown; husband of Hanna Adamson; father of Martha Ann b. 1 Mar 1869 & Robert b. 13 Apr 1873
CR
Miss Sarah DOWNES . Seapatrick regd. Banbridge; daughter of Thomas Downes ; aged 19 married Andrew Ruddles 30 Mar 1853 CR
. Thomes DOWNS . Seapatrick married Mary McWilliams 25 Dec 1783 at Banbridge Presbyterian Church PR
. Thomas DOWNES . Seapatrick a shoemaker in Banbridge in 1819 POD
. . DOWNEY . . click here for separate Downey file .
. Alexander DOWNING . Knockbreda regd. Castlereagh; husband of Mary Wethered ; father of Isabella Wethered Downing b. 24 Mar 1873 CR
Miss
David G.
DOWNING . ? b. Co. Down; aged 37 ; a ploughman ; living in Ballyscolly townland, Ballinderry parish, Co. Antrim in 1851 with his wife Rebecca aged 39 (b. Co. Down) & children Ann Jane aged 18, John 10, William 8 & David 5 (all b. Co. Antrim) 1851 Census fragments
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James
DOWNING . Ballyphilip regd.Portafery; husband of Eliza Downing; father of William b. 19 Feb 1870 CR
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Joseph Wesley
DOWNING . Bangor husband of Mary Jane McDornan; father of male child b. 7 Mar 1874 CR
Miss Mary Anne DOWNING . Knockbreda regd. Castlereagh; wife of James Clelland ; mother of Christiana b. 1872 CR
. W.N.. DOWNING . ? from north Down; served with 'A' Company, 13th Battalion Royal Irish Rifles in 1st World War RCDJB p26
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William
DOWNING . Lambeg/
Drumbeg
of Hillhall; son of William & Rachel Downing ; husband of Rebecca; father of James &William; died 3 Sep 1908 agd 62; buried Hillhall Presbyterian graveyard MIs
. William DOWNING . Knockbreda of Queen's Quay Ballymacarrett; ran wine & spirit stores in 1852 POD
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William
DOWNING . Lambeg/
Drumbeg
of Hillhall; died 28 Feb 1901 aged 82; husband of Rachel who d. 13 Dec 1889 aged 80; father of Edward, Alexander, Charles & John; buried Hillhall Presbyterian graveyard MIs
. . DOWNS . . see above under Downes .
Rev. William DOWSE A. B. Newry lived in Corry Square in 188l ; curate of St. patrick Church of Ireland in Church Street POD
Hon. Marquis of DOWNSHIRE . Hillsborough very large land owner; the 1st Marquis of Downshire was Wills Hill of Hillsborough c. 1750 ; colonel of Royal Downshire Regiment in 1796; opposed the Act of Union & shorn of his governship of Co. Down & struck off Privy Council in 1798; a magistrate in 1852 & 1862; colonel for Royal South Down Militia in 1852; owned part of Ballykinler Middle & Upper , Aghlisnafin, Ballylough , Wateresk , Magherasaul , Moneylane , Murlogh Lower , Dundrum , Ballybannan, Ballycoshone Lower & Upper , Ballyweely, Goward, Stang, Ballykeel , Drumbonniff , Drumnascamph, Cleomack , Carcullion, Hilltown, Lenish , Mullaghmore & Ballynagappoge townlands in 1863; owned 64,356 acres in 1876
http://www.proni.gov.uk/introduction_downshire.pdf
MOA p41,49, 51, 117, 322 ; POD; GV; LOI
. Marquis of DOWNSHIRE . Kilmegan of Murlough House in 1910 POD
. . DOYLE . . click here for separate DOYLE file .
Rev. John DOYNE . Kilmood vicar of Kilmood Church of Ireland in 1820 MIs

 

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