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Surnames of Co. Down: Sheals, Sheils, Shields, Shales
& variants

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Name 
.  Parish Information Reference
Dr. . SHIEL . . Bishop of Down & Connor 1717- 1725; wrote Treatise on Word of God O'L V1 p 252,253
. . SHIELS Bros. Aghaderg of Loughbrickland ; fowl dealers in 1910 POD
. ? SHEALS . Clonallan dirf 22 May 1810 aged 52; buried Clonallan Church of Ireland graveyard MIs
Dr.
.
SHIELDS . Comber on a list of rebels wanted during United Irishmen Rebellion of 1798 MOA p282
. . SHIELD family Down in Irish St west, Downpatrick, leased a 2 houses from Christopher Armstrong & Edward Smith, the saddler in 1751 ESRR p 1
Mrs. . SHEALS . Down of Market St, Downpatrick; ran a millinery warehouse in 1910 POD
Widow . SHIELS . Inch of Magheracranmoney; funeral 30 Apr 1800 at Inch Church of Ireland PR
Mrs. . SHIELDS . Kilkeel of The Square , Kilkeel; a grocers in 1910 POD
Rev. J. SHIELDS . Killinchy parish priest at Carrickmannon Church in 1910 POD
Mr SHIELS Killyleagh case against him, medical officer of Killyleagh 10 Jul 1869 DR
. SHIELDS & Co. Knockbreda of 14 Castlereagh St , East Belfast; drapers in 1902 POD
Widow. . SHIELS . Magheradrool received financial assistance of 1 shilling from Ballynahinch Presbyterian Church 19 Oct 1712 BPCR
Miss SHIELDS Kilcoo in Newcastle in 1914-; ran a boarding house NWAG p 46
. Adam SHEILDS . Ballee of Ballynagross; married Jane Dixon 23 Nov 1844 at Saul Catholic Church , witnesses were Peter Sheilds & Mary Anne Sheilds PR
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Adam
SHIELDS . Dundonald & Newtownards a farmer of Dundonald; son of Adam Shields ( a farmer) ; married Susannah Lauther 9 Apr 1853 at 1st Newtownards Presbyterian Church, witnesses were Daniel & Catherine Brogan PR/ CR
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Adam
SHIELDS . Killinchy married Martha Jamison 4 Aug 1828 at 1stKillinchy Presbyterian Church PR
. Adam SHIELDS . Tullynakill of Lisbane ; leased a house & 10 acres in 1863 from Samuel Murland GV
Miss Agnes Jane (Nancy) SHEELS
SHEALS
. Annahilt wife of John Cairns; mother of James b. 1868 & Sarah Jane b. 1871 CR
Miss
Agnes
SHEILS . Down regd. Downpatrick; daughter of Roden Sheils ; married Robert McKee 9 Feb 1850 CR
Miss Agnes SHIELS . Inch married William Cuffey 19 Dec 1836 at Inch Church of Ireland PR
Miss
Agnes
SHIELDS . Killinchy married James Townley 10 Mar 1829 at 1st Killinchy Presbyterian Church PR
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Alexander
SHEILS . Annahilt son of John Sheils ; married Agnes Anderson 9 Dec 1861 CR
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Alexander
SHIELDS . Comber of Bridge St, Comber in 1912 POD
Alexander SHIELS Kilmore of Crossgar; died 12 Dec 1826 aged 22; buried Presbyterian graveyard, Killyleagh MIs
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Alexander
SHIELDS . Kilmore son of Rawden Shields ; married Agnes Clark 27 Dec 1851 CR
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Andrew
SHEALS . Comber farmed over one acre so granted a spinning wheel premium & the right to grow flax in 1796 Irish Flax Growers list
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Andrew
SHIELDS . Killinchy married Martha Jeffries 18 Jan 1840 at 1st Killinchy Presbyterian Church PR
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Andrew
SHIELDS . Killinchy married Jane McCleery 28 Dec 1832 at 1st Killinchy Presbyterian Church PR
. Andrew SHEILS . Killinchy of Carrickmannan ; leased a house , a caretaker's house & 73 acres in 1863 from Lord Dufferin & Claneboye GV
Miss Ann SHIELDS . Ballyphilip regd.Portaferry; wife of James McNabb; mother of Joseph b. 8 Jul 1868 CR
Miss Anna SHIEL
SHEIL
. Drumbo regd. Ballylesson; wife of Hugh Maxwell ; mother of Margaret Anna b. 1866 & Robert James b. 1868 & Maria Caroline b. 1871 & Annie Caroline b. 1874 CR
Miss Anne SHIELS . Drumgooland wife of Michael McEvoy; mother of Anne bapt. 1846 at Leitrim Catholic Church PR
Miss Anne SHIELS . Inch wife of John Cuffy; mother of Anne bpt. 20 Jan 1805 & Eliza bpt. 3 May 1807 & Samuel bpt. 20 Mar 1810 at Inch Church of Ireland PR
Miss Ann SHIELDS . Inch married John Ward 21/27 May 1822 at Inch Church of Ireland PR
Miss Anne SHIELS . Inch wife of James McCracken; mother of John bpt. 27 Aug 1824 at Inch Church of Ireland PR
. Ann SHIELS . Kilbroney sponsor at the baptism of Peter, son of Henry Cole & Mary Russell 28 Jan 1828 at Catholic Church PR
. Ann SHIELS . Kilbroney married Patrick Gribben 25 Sep 1828 at Catholic Church; witnesses were Nicholas Shiels & Peter Grant PR
Miss Anna SHIELDS . Killyleagh wife of John Stewart McGiffert ; mother of Anna Stewart McGiffert b. 1870 CR
Miss Anna/ Ann SHIELDS/ SHEILS . Newry wife of John/ Jake Acres of 8 Abbey Yard, Newry; mother of James Sarsfield Acres b. 14 Mar 1867 & Maggie b. 1873 CR
Miss Anne SHIELDS
SHIELDE
. Seapatrick daughter of James Shields ; married Joseph Bell 25 Jan 1861; mother of Mary b. 1870 & Isabella b. 1872 (regd. Banbridge) CR
Miss Anne Jane SHIELDS . Seapatrick regd. Banbridge; wife of Hugh McConnell; mother of Rose b. 1871 CR
Miss Anne SHIELS . Warrenpoint wife of Patrick Burns; mother of Anne b. 1869 CR
Miss Bella SHIELDS . Kilkeel daughter of Alexander Shields; married Robert Hanna 11 Aug 1862 ; mother of Margaret b. 1870 CR
. Benjamin SHIELS . Bright married Jane Dugan 1 Jan 1899 at Killough Catholic Church CR/EA
. Benjamin SHEALS . Down sponsor at the baptism of Robert, son of Robert Dugan & Rose Crangle 25 May 1868 at Downpatrick Catholic Church PR
. Bernard SHIELS . Kilbroney husband of Bridget O'Hare; father of Isaac bapt. 6 Aug 1827 at Catholic Church; sponsors Francis Bradley & Mary O'Hare PR
Miss Bessy SHIELDS . Killyleagh wife of Robert Martin; mother of Robert b. 1870 CR
. Bridget SHEALS . Kilbroney sponsor at the baptism of Mary, daughter of Michael Ferin & Mary Cole 10 Nov 1811 at Catholic Church PR
. Bridget SHEALS . Kilbroney sponsor at the baptism of Patrick, son of Richard O'Hare & Mary Shales 7 May 1869 at Catholic Church PR
Miss
Bridget
SHEALS . Kilbroney married James O'Hare of UK 11 Jan 1877 at Catholic Church PR
Miss
Bridget
SHIELS/ SHIELDS . Kilcoo regd. Bryansford; wife of Thomas O'Hagan; mother of Mary Anne b. 1868 & Bridget b. 1870 CR
Miss
Bridget
SHIELLS . Kilkeel wife of James Cunningham of Leestone; mother of Sara bpt. 13 Jul 1856 (sponsors were Pat Shiells & Anne Murphy) & Sarah bpt. 12 Jul 1857 (sp. Patrick Sheals & Ann Murphy) & Ann bpt. 9 Mar 1860 (sp. A. Sloane & Mary Fitzpatrick) & Margaret bpt. 12 Jan 1862 (sp. John & Sarah Sloan) at Lower Mourne Catholic Church PR
Miss Catherine SHEILDS . Donaghcloney regd. Waringstown; wife of Henry Magenniss; mother of James b. 1869 CR
Miss Catharina SHEILS
SHAILES
. Drumgath married Henry Maginnes 15 Aug 1858 at Drumgath Catholic Church, witnesses were Hugh Toman & Mary Campbell ; mother of Anne bpt. 29 Aug 1852 at Catholic Church (sponsers were James McArdle & Ellenor Morgan) & Rose bpt. 8 May 1855 (sp. Michael Grant & Mary Bradley) & Henry bpt. 15 Aug 1858 (sp. Hugh Tomas & Mary Campbell) & Catherine bpt. 8 Mar 1863 (sp. Felix O'Hagan & Catherine Maginn) & Alice bpt. 3 Jun 1866 (sp. Patrick Doran & Sarah Ann Murphy, regd. Rathfriland) PR; CR
Miss Catherine SHEILLS
SHALES
. Kilcoo of Fofannyreagh; married Henry Murphy 25 May 1859 at Kilcoo Catholic Church; mother of Bridget b. 1869 PR; CR
Miss Catherine
SHEILS
. Kilkeel b. 2 Sep 1870, daughter of Hugh Sheils & Anne Canavan of Moyad; married ... Cunningham 8 Oct 1890 at St. Alexanders Catholic Church, Bootle, Lancs UK CR; Eileen Simpson
Miss Catherine SHEALS
SHIELDS
. Knockbreda regd. Ballymacarrett; wife of John Donnelly; mother of Thomas b. 1867 & Bridget b. 1869 CR
. Catherine SHIELS . Newry sponsor at the baptism of Christopher, son of Robert Bennett & Hanna Porterfield 23 Dec 1870 at Newry Catholic Church PR
Miss Catherine SHIELDS/
SHEILS
. Newtownards of Newtownards; daughter of Hugh Shields (a labourer); married John Brown 1 Feb 1868 at 1st Newtownards Presbyterian Church, witnesses were James Malone & Sarah Magee ; mother of Margaret b. 14 Mar & bpt. 2 Jul 1868 & James b. 17 Feb & bpt. 27 Apr 1870 & Hugh b. 27 Jan& bpt. 29 Feb 1872 & Ellenor Jane b. 3 May & bpt. 2 Jul 1874 & George b. 22 Mar & bpt. 31 May 1876 at 1st Presbyterian PR; CR
Miss Catherine SHIELS . Warrenpoint wife of William McShane; mother of William b. 1871; also known as Mallon CR
. Charles SHEALS . Aghaderg regd. Loughbrickland; husband of Hanna Gallaway; father of Sarah b. 11 Jun 1871
CR
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Charles
SHIELDS . Blaris of Lisburn; executor in the will of Edward Phillips in 1835 IIW # 53772
Charles Edward SHIELS
SHEILS
Esq.  Bright b. 8 Nov 1782 in Killough; son of Patrick Sheils; went to Liverpool and became rich; newspaper articles- cheap yarn by poor persons 26 Mar 1842; charity act 23 Dec 1843*; died 21 Dec 1861 aged 79; death notice 28 Dec 1861; bequest to Killough 16 May 1863; bequest on Killough 26 Mar 1864; buried St. Anne's, Killough; made provision for the building of Sheils Houses in Killough for the deserving poor; bequest to Killough 16 May 1863; bequest on Killough 26 Mar 1864; photo of Charles's almshouses available & one of his family home
DR ; KCL p16, 80+; MO 30/10/2002; MIs
. Charles SHIELDS . Drumgooland of Ballymagreehan; head of the house & leaseholder in 1901; living wth 5 others 1901 Census
. Charles SHIELDS . Drumgooland of Ballymagreehan; brother-in-law of Michael King of Castlewellan ; attended his funeral at Leitrim 31 Mar 1900 Irish World NY
. Charles SHEILS . Kilkeel of Carginagh; will dated 1769 IIW V4 p 176
. Charles SHIELDS . Kilkeel of Carginagh; will probated in 1820 IIW V4 p 176
. Charles SHEILDS . Kilkeel husband of Jane Nugent; father of Charles b. 16 May 1866 CR
. Charles SHEALS/ SHIELDS . Kilkeel husband of Susan Skillen; father of James b. 31 Aug 1869 & Sarah b. 10 Mar 1871 CR
. Charles SHEALS . Tullylish of Mill St, Gilford; a provision dealer in 1846 POD
. Cormick SHEIL . Down area executed in Downpatrick Jun 1772 for robbing William Bright of 8 guineas Morning Chronicle London 12/6/1772
. Cormick SHEILS . Drumgooland of Ballydrummon ; will probated 1817 IIW V4 p138
Rev. Cormac SHEIL/ SHIEL . Kilcoo brother of of Bishop James Sheil; curate at Kilmore then parish priest of Kilcoo in 1771; died 1780 O'L V1 p 42, 334 & B p 508
. Daniel SHEILS . Ballee of Ballynagross; married Isabel McIlmurry / Murray 29 Oct 1785 at Catholic Church; father of Susan bpt. 27 Mar 1793 (sponsors were Patrick Teggart & Mary Moore) & Catherine bpt. 27 Jul 1794 (sp. James Braniff & Mary Teggart) & Daniel bpt. 30 May 1798 (sp. James Teggart & Mary Fitzsimons) & Hannah bpt. 8 Jan 1800 (sp. Daniel Mageean & Mary McGrath) at Saul Catholic Church PR
. Daniel SHALES . Drumgooland farmed in Ballymagenaghy in 1803 LDR
. Daniel SHIELS . Inch of Annacloy; his wife's funeral 16 Dec 1796 at Inch Church of Ireland- no name given PR
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David
SHIELDS . Comber husband of Ursilla Crothers; father of Sarah Jane b. 11 May 1866 & Rebecca b. 26 Jun 1869 & William b. 24 Jul 1873 CR
. David SHIELDS . Knockbreda of New Rd, Ballymacarrett ; a shoe maker in 1852 POD
. David SHIELDS . Newtownards married Sarah Corbitt 29 Sep 1846 CR
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David
SHIELDS . Seapatrick son of John Shields ; married Elizabeth Shields (aged 19, daughter of James Shields) 15 Jun 1854 CR
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E.
SHIELDS Ballyculter a student at Strangford Elementary School in 1923; group photo available LM 1989 p 61
Miss
Elinor
SHIELDS . Killinchy married William McCune 5 Jan 1813 at 1st Killinchy Presbyterian Church PR
Miss
Eliza
SHEILS
SHIELS / SHEALS
. Down & Bright wife of John Hagan; mother of James b. 1866 (regd. Downpatrick) & John b. 1868 & Elizabeth b. 1869 & John b. 1870 & Eliza Jane b. 1872 (regd. Killough) CR
Miss Eliza SHIELS . Inch married William Parkinson 18 Jul 1831 at Inch Church of Ireland ; mother of Margaret bpt. 28 Sep 1834 at Inch Church of Ireland PR
Miss Eliza SHEALS/ SHIELDS
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Knockbreda regd. Castlereagh; wife of Daniel Rice ; mother of ugh b. 1869 & Catharine b. 1871 CR
Miss Eliza SHIELDS . Newry daughter of Joseph Shields ; aka widow Campbell; aged 24 married John Hutchings 26 Jun 1850 CR
Miss Eliza SHEALS . Newtownards wife of John McKisock ; mother of Samuel b. 13 May & bpt. 6 Jul 1851 at 1st Newtownards Presbyterian Church PR
Miss
Elizabeth
SHEALS . Aghaderg regd. Loughbrickland; wife of Hugh Campbell; mother of John b. 1869 & Hugh b. 1871 CR
Miss
Elizabeth
SHIELS . Bright regd. Killough; wife of George Hanna; mother of Henry Roland b. 1869 & Joseph b. 1870 CR
Miss
Elizabeth
SHEALS . Drumgath regd.Rathfriland; wife of Patrick Greenan; mother of Peter b. 1869 & Patrick b. 1871 CR
Miss
Eliza(beth) Sarah
SHEALS
SHIELDS
. Drumgath daughter of John Sheals; aged 20 married John Stephenson 23 Oct 1855 ; mother of Sarah b. 1869 & Hannah b. 1871 & Margaret b. 1874 (regd. Rathfriland) CR
Miss Elizabeth SHEALS . Inch of Greystown; married William Parkinson c. 1800 LR 2010 p76
. Elizabeth SHEALS . Kilbroney sponsor at the baptism of Bernard, son of Henry Cole & Mary Feran 7 Jun 1862 also Ann, daughter of Bernard Cole & Mary Feran 12 Apr 1863 also James, son of Richgard O'Hare & Mary Shales 18 Jan 1865 at Catholic Church PR
Miss Elizabeth SHEALS
SHIELS
. Kilbroney regd. Rostrevor; wife of Arthur Fegan/ Fagan; mother of John b. 1869 & Mary Anne b. 1871 & Peter b. 1873 CR
Miss Elizabeth SHEAL . Kilcoo wife of Thomas Barry ; mother of Charles bpt. 25 Jan 1789 & Elizabeth bpt. 8 Apr 1791 at Bryansford Church of Ireland PR ;FHL # 823750
Miss Elizabeth SHIELS . Kilkeel wife of James Curran of Ballymartin; mother of Mary bpt. 20 Nov 1842 (sponsors were Thomas Rogers & Mary Burns) & James bpt. 7 Dec 1853 (sp. Cicily Dowdall) at Lower Mourne Catholic Church PR
. Elizabeth SHEILS . Kilmegan of Castlewellan townland ; leased a house & 1 acre in 1863 from Earl Annesley GV
. Ellen SHIELS . Kilbroney sponsor at the baptism of Bridget, daughter of Patrick O'Hare & Rose Lynch 7 Jul 1832 at Catholic Church PR
. Ellen SHEILLS . Kilcoo sponsor at the baptism of Bridget, daughter of James Sheridan & Margaret Sheills 25 Aug 1876 at Catholic Church PR
Miss Ellen SHEILS . Kilkeel wife of Patrick Hanna; mother of Henry b. 1870 CR
Miss
Ellen
SHEALS . Newry married Edward Convery 29 Apr 1854 at Newry Catholic Church; mother of Edward b. 1866 PR; CR
Miss
Ellen
SHIELDS . Newry daughter of James Shields ; aged 32 married William Hegan May 1867 CR
Miss
Ellen
SHIELDS . Newry wife of Patrick Byrnes; mother of Nannie b. 1870 CR
Miss
Ellen
SHIELS . Newtownards daughter of Hugh Shiels ;aged 19 married Thomas Cassidy 16 Jan 1851 CR
Miss
Elleanor
SHIELDS . Newtownards daughter of Samuel Shields ; married James Carry 31 Oct 1851 CR
. Ellen SHEALS . Tullylish witness at the marriage of Patrick Molloy & Sarah Sye 15 Oct 1859 CR
Miss
Esther (Essy)
SHIELDS . Seapatrick daughter of James Shields; married John McCrumb 10 Jul 1860 ; mother of Alexander b. 1871 (regd. Banbridge) CR
. Francis SHIELDS . Ballyphilip regd. Portaferry; husband of Eliza Anderson ; father of Margaret b. 8 Sep 1872 & Mary b. 22 Aug 1873 CR
. George SHIELS . Dromore husband of Hannah McAreavy; father of Mary Sarah b. 23 Nov 1869 CR
. George SHEILS . Dunsford wrote plays which were performed locally c. 1920s Inv 2000 p 32
. George SHIELDS . Kilmore

husband of Jane Carson ; father of Robert b. 13 Jul 1834 & bpt. at Kilmore Presbyterian Church

PR
. George SHIELDS . Seapatrick regd. Banbridge; husband of Diana Macken; father of Catherine b. 26 Aug 1867 CR
H. SHEILDS Knockbreda of 12 Albertbridge Rd, East Belfast; a hairdresser in 1902 POD
. H. SHIELDS . Newtownards a member of Kiltonga Football Club in 193; team photo available NDM p130
. Henry SHIELDS . ? charged with keeping the road in good order between Downpatrick to Dundrum at summer Assizes 1843 Inv 2010 p4
. Henry SHIELS . Aghaderg of Loughbrickland ; ran a posting establishment in 1910 POD
. Henry SHEILS . Dromara of Dunmore ; will dated & lodged 1839 IIW V4 p138
. Henry SHALES . Kilbroney sponsor at the baptism of Patrick, son of Richard O'Hare & Mary Shales 7 Apr 1878 at Catholic Church PR
. Henry SHIELDS . Knockbreda regd. Castlereagh; husband of Susan Curran; father of twins, Joseph & Agnes b. 1 Dec 1869 CR
. Henery SHIELS . Loughinisland of Drumaroad; died 10 Jan 1827 aged 28; buried Drumaroad Catholic graveyard MIs
. Hugh SHEALS . Aghaderg regd. Loughbrickland; husband of Mary Carrol; father of Hugh b. 1 Jan 1874 CR
. Hugh SHEALS . Aghaderg regd. Loughbrickland; husband of Mary Greeghan ; father of Patrick b. 16 Apr 1875 CR
. Hugh SHIELD . Bright regd. Killough; husband of Mary Anne Carr; father of John b. 28 Sep 1867 CR
Rev. Hugh SHIEL
O'SHIEL
. Drumgooland & Magherally & Garvaghy b. 1654; attended court in Oct 1691; parish priest of Magherally & Garvaghy in 1704 ; lived at Corbett O'L B p 496,504; DDPP p56,125
. Hugh SHIELS . Inch of Ballynacraig; husband of Cecily Gardner; father of Ann bpt. 27 Oct 1791 & Maria bpt. 31 May 1795 at Inch Church of Ireland; funeral 24 Dec 1826 at Inch Church of Ireland PR
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Hugh
SHEALS . Inch farmed over one acre so granted a spinning wheel premium & the right to grow flax in 1796 Irish Flax Growers list
. Hugh SHIELDS . Kilcoo leased property in Newcastle from Annesley Estate in 1849 for half yearly rent of 2/6 , in arrears by 5 shillings WDG p266
. Hugh SHEAL . Kilkeel assaulted Elizabeth Quinn (wife of rebel United Irishmen) 11 Dec 1797; imprisioned for a month HOTC p158
. Hugh SHIELS
SHEALS
SHEILS
. Kilkeel of Moyad; b. c. 1843, son of Patrick Sheils; married Anne Canavan of Ballinran 5 Oct 1866 at Kilkeel Catholic Church (witnesses Patrick Cunningham & Mary Sheils) ; father of Mary b. 7 Nov 1866 & Patrick b. 31 Aug 1868 (married twice) & Catherine b. 2 Sep 1870 & Peter b. 19 Sep 1872 & Daniel b. 1 Jan 1875 (married Ellen Croft in Liverpool) & James b.c. 1876 (stayed in Moyad) & Hugh b. 1878 (married Ann Rodgers 1905 in Liverpool) & John b. c. 1880 (stayed in Moyad) CR; IGI; 1901 Census; Eileen Simpson
. Hugh SHIELDS . Kilkeel son of William Shields; married Ann Keown 15 Mar 1878 at Kilkeel Church of Ireland; father of William b. 1880 HPA p127
. Hugh SHEILS . Newtownards of Shuttlefield Lane, Newtownards ; leased a house & yard in 1863 from Elizabeth Thompson GV
. Hugh SHEIL(D)S . Newtownards husband of Ann Whitley/ Whitlaw ; father of Margaret b. 17 Nov 1870 & Samuel b. 9 Nov 1872 CR
Miss Isabella SHIELS
SHEILS
. Blaris regd. Lisburn; wife of William Bell ;mother of William b. 1867 & Rachael b. 1870 CR
Miss Isabella SHIELDS .

Comber & Kilmood

daughter of John Shields; married James Hewitt 2 Jun 1853 in Comber ; mother of Joseph b. 1865 (regd. Kilmood) CR
Miss
Isabella
SHIELS . Knockbreda regd. Ballymacarrett; wife of Daniel Hagans; mother of Daniel b. 1865 CR
. J. SHIELDS . Aghaderg ran a posting car firm in Loughbrickland in 1886 POD
.
J.
SHEILDS Ballyculter a student at Strangford Elementary School in 1923; group photo available LM 1989 p 61
Mr. J. SHIELDS Comber teacher at Comber school in 1836, in Saintfield Street V7 p 34 OSM
Rev. J.F. SHIELDS Loughinisland Catholic curate here in 1899-1901 LCB p 55
Fr.
Jacob
SHIELL . Dromore Franciscan monk; Guardian of Dromore in 1706-1711 DDPPp51
. James SHIELDS . ? will lodged 1847 IIW V4 p138
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James
SHEIL . ? b. Co. Antrim ; aged 53, a coastguard ; living in Glenarm Veral townland, Tickmacrevan parish Co. Antrim in 1851 his wife Maria aged 48 (b. England) & children Lydia aged 16 (b. Co. Down) & Maria 12, William 8 & James 6 (b. Co. Antrim) 1851 Census fragments
. James SHIELS . Aghaderg of Loughbrickland ; ran a posting establishment in 1910 POD
. James SHIELDS . Annahilt husband of Margaret Fitzimons; father of Samuel b. 26 Jan 1868 CR
. James SHEALS . Bangor husband of Eliza Watterson ; father of Anne b. 2 Sep 1873 CR
.
James
SHIELDS . Comber son of William Shields ; married Anne Brown 13 Apr 1847 CR
. James SHIELDS . Comber of Bridge St, Comber ; leased a house, office, yard & small garden in 1863 from Robert McCullagh GV
Mr. James SHIELDS . Comber one of oldest & most respected inhabitants of Comber; worked at the Distillery for 25 years; retired and despondent over failing mental faculties, committed suicide in an outhouse by hanging himself in 1894, found by a family member ACOC p96
. James SHIELDS . Donaghcloney regd. Waringstown; husband of Maggie Cairns; father of female child b. 1 Dec 1873 CR
Rev. James SHIEL
O'SHIEL
. Down after overseas study promoted to See of Down c. 1713; Catholic Bishop of Down & Connor in 1717;guardian of Monastery of Down 1703-1708 & 1714 & 1717; died 13 Aug 1724; buried Ahogill O'L B p 511, 512, 513, 518; O'L V1 p 264
. James SHEILS . Down regd. Downpatrick; son of John Sheils ; married Mary Hennan 13 Apr 1853 CR
. James SHIELS . Down regd. Downpatrick; husband of Bridget Shiels; father of Bridget b. 10 Feb 1869 CR
. James SHIELDS . Dromore sponsor at the baptism of Margaret, daughter of Patrick Maloy & Eleanor Murphy 7 Oct 1827 at the Catholic Church PR
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James
SHIELDS . Inch husband of Margaret Robinson ; father of Samuel bpt. 25 Apr 1806 & Eliza bpt. 22 Apr 1810 at Inch Church of Ireland PR
. James SHIELS . Inch of Scaddy; married Mary Curlett of Terminane 23 Jan 1811 in Inch Church of Ireland ; father of Anne bpt. 19 Mar 1812 & Francis bpt. 20 Oct 1813 at Inch Church of Ireland; funeral 31 Oct 1846 aged 75 at Inch Church of Ireland PR
. James SHIELS . Inch of Ballynacraig; funeral 30 Mar 1816 aged 38 at Inch Church of Ireland PR
. James SHIELDS . Inch admitted to Downpatrick Workhouse 13 Jul- 30 Aug 1868; sick & poorly clad; aged 71; Catholic; a widower DWR
. Jimmy SHIELDS . Inch a student at Inch Primary School in 1907/8; class photo available DS 2008 p68
. James SHEIL . Kilbroney a Catholic & resident in Kilbroney parish in 1766 1766 Religious Census
. James SHEALS . Kilbroney sponsor at the baptism of Henry, son of Patrick Cole & Catherine O'Hare 3 Sep 1819 at Catholic Church PR
. James SHIELDS . Kilkeel married Elizabeth 3 Sep 1839 at the Catholic church PR
.
James
SHIELDS . Kilkeel of Carganagh; died 27 Sep 1861 aged 79; husband of Susan (b. 9 Jul 1798 & died 18 Jun 1889 aged 91) ; father of Mary Ann Ferrier of Newry (b. 1 Oct 1822 & died 5 Nov 1787) ; buried old Kilkeel graveyard MIs
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James
SHEALS . Kilkeel son of Samuel Sheals ; aged 28 married Mrs. Mary Nichol (aged 50 nee Gracey) 7 Feb 1861 CR
. James SHIELDS . Kilkeel husband of Elizabeth Hanna; father of Elizabeth Jane b. 22 Nov 1867 CR
. James SHEALS
SHIELDS
. Kilkeel husband of Anne Annett; father of Hugh b. 21 Feb 1869 & Susan b. 13 Feb 1871 & Susan b. 13 Feb 1871 CR
. James SHIELDS . Killyleagh won a prize for Eglish Grammar at Kilmore/ Rademon Classical School 4 Jan 1799 BN
. James SHEILDS . Killyleagh husband of Mary Jane Abernethy; father of John b. 15 Feb 1868 CR
.
James
SHIELDS .
Killyleagh
of 12 Shrigley Village , 1891-1899; listed as head of the house, living with his daughter Isabella
. James SHEALS . Knockbreda regd. Ballymacarrett; husband of Mary Murphy; father of Mary Eliza b. 17 Nov 1867 CR
. James SHEILDS . Knockbreda b. 1857 in Belfast; a riveter; Church of Ireland; husband of Roseina b. 1860 in Belfast; married 31 years with 11 children born & 4 alive; father of James b. 1892 & Martha b. 1895 (a hem stitcher) & Arthur b. 1896; all b. Belfast; living at 79 Fraser St, belfast in 1911 1911 census
. James SHIELS . Loughinisland will probated 1833; executor was John Smyth of Clough IIW # 60081
. James SHIELS . Loughinisland a student at Drumaroad School c. 1885-1890; son of a trader HCDTD p158
. James SHEILS . Magheradrool in Ballymacarn South, leased a house & 16 acres from David S. Ker in 1863 GV
Rev. James SHEILDS
SHIELDS
. Newry minister of 1st Presbyterian Church from 20 Jun 1829 ; lived in Canal St in 1835 then lived in Castle Street in 1836 & was a school visitor, made acharity donation; & subscribed to the Mendicity Society; he went to 2nd Presbyterian in 1846 then emigrated to New York 1846; husband of Frances Moody (who d. 23 Dec 1839) & buried St. Patrick's Church of Ireland graveyard V3 p71, 79, 81, 98, 100, 103 OSM; HCPCI p206; POD; MIs
. James SHEALS . Newry husband of Elizabeth Hughes; father of Mary b. 27 Apr 1869& James b. 10 Jun 1871 & Rose Anne b. 3 Sep 1874 CR
. James SHIELDS  . Newtownards husband of Jane Gourley ; father of twins Mary & James Dickson Gourley Shields b. & bpt. 9 Nov 1903 at Greenwell Street Presbyterian Church, Newtownards PR
. James SHIELDS . Newry husband of Margaret Graham; father of Patrick b. 4 Mar 1871 CR
. James SHEILS . Saul of Ballintogher; married Anne Megarry 17 Sep 1801 at Saul Catholic Church PR
. James SHIELDS . Seapatrick teacher at the Lancastrian School in Banbridge in 1819 POD
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James
SHIELDS . Seapatrick regd. Banbridge; son of Henry Shields ; married Eliza Dillon 16 feb 1853 CR
.
James
SHIELDS . Seapatrick regt. Banbridge; son of John Shields ; married Margaret Tougher 31 Oct 1853 CR
. James SHIELDS . Tullylish area husband of Margaret Cloughley; father of Sarah b. 23 Apr 1868 CR
Miss Jane SHEALS/ SHEILS /
SHIELDS
. Annahilt & Drumbo daughter of John Johnston Sheals; married Josias/ Josiah Burke 4 Feb 1860 in Annahilt ; mother of Agnes b. 1868 & Sarah & Eliza b. 1870 (regd. Ballylesson) CR
Miss Jane SHIELS/ SHIELDS . Comber wife of Alexander Wherry; mother of Isabella b. 1868 & James b. 1871 & Isabella b. 1873 CR
Miss Jane SHIELDS . Donaghcloney regd. Waringstown ; wife of Thomas Harwood; mother of Eliza Jane b. 1869 CR
Miss Jane SHIELS . Dromore married Theophlis Whiteside 8 Nov 1828 at Dromore Church of Ireland Cathedral PR
Miss Jane SHIELS . Inch wife of Edward Gibson ; mother of Susanna bpt. 25 Dec 1788 & John bpt. 22 Aug 1792 & James bpt. 20 Mar 1795 & Mary Ann bpt. 19 Dec 1797 & William bpt. 26 Apr 1801 & Amelia bpt. 8 Dec 1804 at Inch Church of Ireland PR
Miss Jane SHIELS . Inch wife of William (sic) Gibson ; mother of Margaret bpt. 10 May 1810 at Inch Church of Ireland PR
Miss Jane SHIELS . Inch wife of John Cuffey ; mother of Jane bpt. 3 Dec 1812 & John bpt. 10 Sep 1815 & Maria bpt. 13 Apr 1822 at Inch Church of Ireland PR
Miss Jane SHIELS . Inch wife of Andrew Martin ; mother of Adam of Ardglass whose funeral was 24 Nov 1847 aged 66 at Inch Church of Ireland PR
. Jane SHEALS . Kilbroney sponsor at the baptism of Susan, daughter of Patrick & Mary O'Hare 3 Oct 1821 at Catholic Church PR
Miss Jane SHIELDS  . Killyleagh of Ringdufferin; died 29 Dec 1903 aged 63; grand daughter of William & Jane Shields ; buried Presbyterian graveyard MIs
Miss Jane SHEALS . Kilmood wife of Alexander McCullough; mother of Robert b. 1865 & Martha b. 1871 & Alexander b. 1874 CR
Miss Jane SHIELDS . Kilmore admitted to Downpatrick Workhouse 9 Jan- 6 Sep 1880, poorly clad; aged 66, single, Presbyterian DWR
Miss Jane SHIELDS . Kilmore admitted poorly clad to Downpatrick Workhouse 2 Jan- 14 Mar 1881; aged 50, single, Presbyterian DWR
Miss Jane SHIELDS/ SHEILDS . Knockbreda regd. Castlereagh; wife of Alexander Huxley; mother of Eliza b. 1869 & Alexander b. 1871 CR
Miss
Jane
SHIELDS . Newtownards daughter of John Shields ;aged 25 married Robert Morrow 7 May 1855 CR
Mrs. Jane SHEILLS . Newry nee Graham; will probated in 1820 IIW V4 p 176
Miss
Jane
SHIELDS . Newtownards daughter of Hugh Shields ;aged 17 married William Stenson 13 May 1855 CR
Miss.
Jane
SHIELDS . Newtownards daughter of William Shields ; married Alexander ....herry 5 Apr 1867 CR
Miss
Jemima
SHIELDS . Comber daughter of John Shields ; married John Horner 9 Dec 1854 CR
Miss Jemima SHIELDS . Comber received a prize at Magherascouse School's Presentation Day Oct 1898 MSch p20
. John SHIELDS . ? from mid Down; served with 'C' Company, 13th Battalion Royal Irish Rifles in 1st World War RCDJB p32
. John SHIELS . Annahilt husband of Matilda Cochrane; father of Eliza b. 29 Jun 1868 CR
. John SHEALS . Ballyculter of Strangford; in bicycle accident in Downpatrick 16 Jul 1928 DR*
. John SHEILDS . Bangor of Conlig village; leased a house , yard & small garden in 1863 from James Moore GV
.
John
SHEALS . Blaris setting up a food stall at Maze races 18 Jul 1835 NH
. John SHEALS . Comber of Ballymagaughey ; leased a house , office & garden in 1863 from William Boyd GV
. John SHIELDS . Comber husband of Martha McClure; father of female child b. 24 May 1865 CR
Mr. John SHIELDS . Comber 2nd schoolmaster at Magherascouse School c. 1820; father of William Shields who was schoolmaster in 1898 MSch p5
. John SHALES . Drumgooland farmed in Ballymagenaghy in 1803 LDR
. John SHIELDS . Dundonald of Ballybeen; a labourer; son of John Shields (a labourer); married Mary McClure of Ballyoran 1 Mar 1852 at Linenhall Presbyterian Church, Belfast PR
. John SHEALS . Dundonald of Ballyoran ; leased a house & small garden in 1863 from John Robinson senior GV
. John SHEIELDS . Dunsford of Chapeltown; took in an orphan Daniel Fitzsimons ; photo of Dan c. 1930s available LM 1993 p57-59
. John SHIELDS . Inch a student at Inch Primary School in 1907/8; class photo available DS 2008 p68
.
John
SHIELDS . Inishargy son of George Shields ; married Alison Baird 19 Dec 1851 CR
. John SHEIL . Kilbroney a Catholic & resident in Kilbroney parish in 1766 1766 Religious Census
. John SHEALS . Kilbroney of Newtown ; will dated & lodged 1849 IIW V4 p138
.
John
SHEALS . Kilbroney witness at the marriage of Daniel Morgan & Margaret Savage 4 Jan 1867 at Catholic Church PR
.
John
SHIELDS . Killinchy married Agnes McMillan 24 Feb 1830 at 1st Killinchy Presbyterian Church PR
.
John
SHEALS . Killinchy of Carrickmannon; a farmer in 1886 POD
John SHIELDS Killyleagh of Ringdufferin; son of William & Jane Shields; died 4 Dec 1879 aged 81; husband of Elizabeth who d. 9 Mar 1882 aged 84; buried Presbyterian graveyard MIs
. John SHIELDS . Kilkeel leased a house & 8 acres from Kilmorey Estate in Cranfield in 1863 (map avilable) GV: TU p 129
. John SHEALS . Kilkeel husband of Anne Mulligan; father of John b. 28 Oct 1870 CR
. John SHEALS   Kilkeel husband of Martha Skillen; father of Margaret b. 10 Dec 1870 & Sarah b. 11 Oct 1869 & Mary Jane b. 23 Aug 1873 CR
. John SHEALS/ SHIELDS . Kilmood & Killinchy b. 1833; married Agnes Ritchie 9 Nov 1867 in Killinchy; ; father of James b. 5 Dec 1867; emigrated to Hartford, connecticut, USA in 1872; died 1918 CR; Maggie Fox
. John SHIELDS . Kilmood husband of Jane Frame; father of John b. 4 Dec 1869 CR
. John SHIELDS . Kilmore Crossgar area; admitted to Downpatrick Workhouse 20 Jun - 6 Jul 1868; aged 70; poorly clad; single; labourer; Presbyterian; admitted again 8 Jul- 7 Sep 1868 & again 16 Sep- 12 Oct 1868 & 15-22 Oct 1868 & 11 Feb - 19 Aug 1869 with sore eyes & again 30 Aug- 5 Sep 1871 DWR
. John SHEILDS . Kilmore Crossgar area; admitted to Downpatrick Workhouse 4-18 Jul 1870 aged 69; & again 7 Apr-11 May 1871 aged 70; single a labourer; Church of Ireland; poorly clad DWR
. John SHIELDS . Knockbreda Ballymacarrett; husband of Charlotte Maxwell; father of James b. 9 Feb 1869 CR
. John SHEILDS . Knockbreda Castlereagh; husband of Margaret Ralph; father of Margaret b. 11 Mar 1874 CR
. John SHIELDS . Loughinisland regd. Clough; husband of Anne Johnston ; father of Bernard b. 3 Jul 1872 CR
Lieut. John SHEILDS . Newry of 78th Highlanders; died 29 Nov 1838; son of Thomas & Sarah Sheilds; buried St. Patrick's Church of Ireland graveyard MIs
. John SHEALS . Newry a brass founder of Canal St, Newry; husband of Isabella Meehan; father of John b. 10 Jul 1865 CR
.
John
SHEALS . Newry a mechanic engineer of Canal Street; died 5 Dec 1877 aged 52; son of Owen & Mary Sheals ; husband of Isabella; father of Isabella; buried St. Mary's Catholic graveyard; left a will, executors were Peter Boden & R.H. Doherty of Newry MIs; OFN p 204
. John SHEILDS   Newry married Margaret McNamara 29 Dec 1921 at Newry Catholic Church  
. John SHIELDS . Newtownards of North St, Newtownards; leased a house & yard in 1863 from Hugh McMullen GV
.
John
SHIELDS .
Newtownards
of Newtownards; husband of Mary Ann McConnell ; father of Mary b. 2 Mar & bpt. 18 Jun 1865 at 1st Newtownards Presbyterian Church PR
Rev.
John
SHIELS
SHIELDS
. Saintfield parish priest c. 1910 & 1920; responsible for Carrickmannon & Saintfield parishes; still drove a pony & trap PE;POD: SHM '94 p10; SHM '86 p 9
.
John
SHIELD . Seapatrick farmed over one acre so granted a spinning wheel premium & the right to grow flax in 1796 Irish Flax Growers list
. John SHEILDS . Tullynakill of Castle Espie ; leased a house , garden & 17 acres in 1863 from Labatt v. Boyd (in Chancery) & leased out 3 houses next door GV
.
Joseph
SHEALS/ SHEELS/
SHIELS
. Magheradrool regd. Ballynahinch; husband of Jane Davey/Davis; father of William David b. 25 Jan 1865 & Margaret Jane b. 20 Feb 1868 & David Henry b. 2 Aug 1870 CR
Miss. Lizzie Jane SHIELDS . Comber received a prize at Magherascouse School's Presentation Day Oct 1898 MSch p20
Miss Louisa SHEALS
SHEILDS
. Knockbreda regd. Ballymacarrett; wife of Hugh Magee; mother of twins, Charles & William b. 1868 & Daniel b. 1871 CR
Fr. Malachy SHIEL
.
Newry prior of Newry in 1641 LR 2011 p81
Miss Margaret SHIEL(D)S . Comber daughter of John Shields; married John Rea 14 Jan 1854 ; mother of James b. 1871 CR
Miss
Margaret
SHEILS . Down regd. Downpatrick; daughter of Daniel Sheils ; married Henry McKendry 1 Jul 1861 CR
.
Margaret
SHEAL . Drumbo died 12 Nov 1880 aged 65;buried Ballycarn Presbyterian graveyard MIs
Miss Margaret SHIELS . Drumgooland married Michael McEvoy 14 Sep 1834 at Gargory Catholic Church; witnesses were Francis Rooney & Peter Fitzpatrick; mother of Rose bapt. 1836 & Michael bapt. 1843 & James bapt. 1852 at Leitrim Catholic Church; also sponsor at the baptism of Anne, daughter of Michael McEvoy & Annie Shiels in 1846 PR
. Margaret SHEALS . Drumgooland sponsor at the baptism of Michael, son of John Carolan & Susan McCartan 14 Jun 1866 at Leitrim Catholic Church PR
Mrs. Margaret SHIELS . Inch nee Curlett; funeral 6 Sep 1816 at Inch Church of Ireland PR
.
Margaret
SHALES . Kilbroney witness at the marriage of James O'Hare & Bridget Shales 11 Jan 1877 at Catholic Church PR
Miss Margaret SHIELDS . Kilcoo regd. Bryansford; wife of Andrew Skillen ; mother of Eliza Jane b. 1866 & Susan b. 1869 CR
Miss Margaret SHIELDS . Kilcoo regd. Bryansford; wife of John Truesdale; mother of James b. 1 Sep 1870 CR
Miss Margaret SHEILLS . Kilcoo wife of James Sheridan; mother of Bridget bapt. 1876 at Catholic Church PR
Miss Margaret SHIELDS . Kilkeel wife of Samuel McClenaghan of Ballinran; mother of William b. 15 Jun & bpt. 21 Jun 1840 & Margaret b. 11 Jul & bpt. 20 Jul 1845 at Mourne Presbyterian Church PR
Miss
Margaret
SHIELDS . Kilmore daughter of John Shields ; married Robert McCoubrey 4 May 1860 CR
Miss Maggie SHIELDS . Newtownards married Stewart McBlain 9 Sep 1898 at Greenwell Street Presbyterian Church ; mother of James b. 5 Jan & bpt. 29 Mar 1908 at Greenwell Street Presbyterian , Newtownards PR
Miss Margaret SHEILDS . Saul married Daniel McNeill of Ballintogher 27 Dec 1828 at Saul Catholic Church PR
Miss Margaret SHEALS . Warrenpoint sister of Capt. Sheals of Warrenpoint; married Mr.Joseph Beggs of Aughnacloy 22 Sep 1828 at Warrenpoint Presbyterian Church BN 26/9/1828
Mrs. Margaret Lewis SHEILS . Warrenpoint of Warrenpoint; mother of Sarah who died 28 Aug 1882 aged 8 & buried Clonallan Church of Ireland graveyard MIs
Miss Martha SHEILS . Kilkeel b. c. 1840; married Owen O'Hare 10 Feb 1861 IGI; Eileen Simpson
Miss Martha Jane SHIELDS . Killyleagh b. 24 Jul 1865; wife of Mathew John Edgar; sister of Isabella; went to USA CR; PE
.
Martha
SHIELDS .
Killyleagh
of 1 Church Hill , Killyleagh 1891-1899; a reeler; listed as daughter to John Miller ,head of the house
Miss Mary Ann SHIELDS/ SHEALS . Ballyphilip regd. Portaferry; wife of Neil Dougherty; mother of Agnes b. 1869 & Teresa b. 1871 CR
Miss Mary SHIELS . Bright regd. Killough; wife of William Black; mother of Hugh b. 1869 & Daniel b. 1871 & Margaret b. 1872 & Agnes b. 1874 CR
. Mary SHEALS . Comber of Ballyrush ; leased a house & garden in 1863 from John Jamieson GV
Miss
Mary

SHIELDS/ SHEALS
. Comber & Kilmood daughter of John Shields; married Robert Minnis 20 Jun 1868 in Comber ; mother of David b. 1871 & Robert b. 1873 (regd. Kilmood) CR
Miss Mary SHIELDS . Comber wife of James Dickson; mother of William b. 1870 CR
Miss. Mary Alice SHIELDS . Comber received a prize at Magherascouse School's Presentation Day Oct 1898 MSch p20
Miss Mary SHIELDS . Down married James Orr 2 Mar 1845 at Downpatrick Church of Ireland PR
Miss
Mary Anne
SHEALS . Down regd. Downpatrick; daughter of Adam Sheals ; aged 22 married James Trainer 3 Mar 1867 CR
Miss Mary SHIELS . Down regd. Downpatrick; mother of Patrick b. 4 Dec 1870 CR
Miss Mary SHIELS . Dromara married Charles Morgan 24 Jun 1822 at Dromara 1st Presbyterian Church PR
Miss
Mary
SHEALS . Drumgath regd. Rathfriland; wife of John Grant; mother of Bernard b. 1870 CR
Miss Mary Jane SHELLA (sic) . Inch married Charles Morrison 30 Nov 1867 at Inch Church of Ireland PR
Miss
Mary
SHEALS
SHALES
SHIELS
. Kilbroney married Richard O'Heare/ O'Hare 2 Feb 1862 at Catholic Church; mother of Patrick b. 1869; mother of James bapt. 1865, Patrick bapt. 1869, Rosan bapt. 1872, Patrick bapt. 1878 & Rose Anne bapt. 1880 at Catholic Church PR; CR
Miss Mary SHIELDS . Kilkeel wife of Adam McCormick of Moneydarragh ; mother of Margaret b. 27 Mar & bpt. 17 Apr 1842 at Annalong Presbyterian Church PR
Miss Mary SHIELDS/ SHEILDS /SHEALS . Kilkeel daughter of Hugh Shields; married William Newell 25 Dec 1860 ; mother of Hugh b. 1865 & John b. 1869 & Andrew b. 1870 & Agnes b. 1872 CR
Miss Mary SHEALS/ SHIELDS . Kilkeel wife of Samuel Craig; mother of Ellen b. 1865 & Sarah b. 1867 CR
Miss Mary SHEILDS/ SHIELS/SHEALS . Kilkeel of Caerginagh; daughter of Charles Sheals (a labourer); married William Marks of ballymarton 12 May 1858 at Kilkeel Church of Ireland, witnesses were James McConvile & Hugh Marks ; mother of Robert b. 1866 & Mary Jane b. 17 Dec 1868 PR; CR
Miss Mary SHEALS . Kilkeel wife of William Wards; mother of Mary Jane b. 1868 CR
Miss Mary SHEELS . Kilkeel wife of John Hughes; mother of James b. 1869 CR
Miss Mary
SHEILS
. Kilkeel b. 7 Nov 1866, daughter of Hugh Sheils & Anne Canavan of Moyad; married Henry Sloan 22 May 1889 at Kilkeel Catholic Church ; moved to Liverpool UK & had Hugh Francis b. 3 Mar 1888 EA/CR; Eileen Simpson
. Mary Jane Pierie Edgar SHIELS . Kilkeel of Lawnbank, Toomebridge, Co Derry; buried Kilhorne Church of Ireland 23 Aug 1939 aged 33 PR
Miss Mary J. SHEILS . Killyleagh daughter of Thomas Sheils ; married Thomas McCullough 13 May 1853 CR
Miss Mary SHIELDS/ SHEILDS/ SHEALS
. Magheradrool daughter of James Shields; married Adam Palmer 29 Jan 1851 ; mother of Thomas b. 1 May 1853 & Mary b. 16 May 1858 & bpt. 1st Ballynahinch Presbyterian Church & John b. 1869 (regd. Ballynahinch) CR; PR
Miss Mary SHIELS . Magheradrool regd. Ballynahinch; wife of John Black; mother of William b. 1867 CR
Miss Mary SHIEL(D)S/SHEILDS . Magheradrool regd. Ballynahinch; wife of James Maxwell; mother of Rosey b. 1870 & Patrick b. 1872 & Henry b. 1874 CR
Miss Mary SHEILS . Newtownards wife of John Cooper; mother of male child b. 1868 CR
Miss Matilda SHEILDS . Kilkeel married Owen O'Hear/O'Hare 10 Feb 1861 ; mother of Patrick b. 1866 & Elizabeth b. 1868 IGI; CR
. Matthew SHIELDS . Seapatrick regd. Banbridge; husband of Mary Jane Smyth; father of Thomas b. 25 Apr 1866 & Thomas b. 21 Dec 1871 (sic) CR
. Matthew SHIELDS . Seapatrick regd. Banbridge; husband of Mary Jane Smith; father of Matthew b. 23 Apr 1868 & Samuel b. 25 Feb 1871 & Martha b. 7 Aug 1873 CR
. Michael SHEALS . Aghaderg regd. Loughbrickland; husband of Ellen McOwn/McCown/ McKown; father of Jane b. 27 Apr 1866 & Henry b. 14 Dec 1868 & Sarah b. 30 Sep 1871  
. Michael SHIELS . Bangor of Springhill , Bangor in 1901 POD
Miss Nancey SHEILS . Newtownards wife of John Hosey; mother of Ann b. 1868 CR
. Patrick SHEALS . Aghaderg regd. Loughbrickland; husband of Rose Smith/ Smyth ; father of Owen b. 12 Jan 1868 & James b. 14 Jul 1872  
. Patrick SHIELDS . Aghaderg of Loughbrickland ; a fowl dealer in 1910 POD
. Patrick SHEILDS . Ballee of Ballynagross; husband of Catherine Curran; father of Daniel bpt. 5 Aug 1811 (sponsors were Hugh Rogers & Mary Sheilds) at Saul Catholic Church PR
. Patrick SHIELDS . Ballee son of Anne Shields who died 9 Feb 1857; buried Ballycruttle Catholic graveyard MIs
. Patrick SHIELDS
SHEALS/ SHEILS
. Ballyculter regd. Strangford; son of Patricks Shields; aged 22, married Margaret Crawford 28 Jan 1864; father of Ann b. 16 Jun 1866 & Isabella b. 15 Aug 1869 & Mary b. 2 Nov 1872 BVR; CR
. Patrick SHEILS . Bright died 12 Jul 1808; father of Jane & Charles; buried Killough graveyard MIs
. Patrick SHEALS . Bright regd. Killough; husband of Dorcas Smyth ; father of Margaret b. 29 Mar 1872 CR
. Patrick SHEUILS . Clonduff of Islandmoyle ; leased a house in 1863 from Arthur McAlinden GV
. Patrick SHIELS . Down regd. Downpatrick; husband of Susan Shiels; father of Susan b. 6 Jan 1869 CR
. Patrick SHIELS . Down regd. Downpatrick; husband of Elizabeth Ferguson; father of James b. 20 Oct 1870 & Mary Elizabeth b. 27 Aug 1872 CR
. Patrick SHIELS
SHEALS
. Drumgooland regd. Ballyward; husband of Bridget Cunningham; father of twins, Anne & Patrick b. 23 Jun 1866 & John b. 7 Mar 1868 & Eliza b. 14 Feb 1870 & Catherine b. 21 Feb 1872 CR
. Patrick SHIELS . Inch married Maria Jennings 14 Jan 1815 at Inch Church of Ireland ; father of Susan bpt. 26 Mar 1816 & Prudence bpt. 21 Sep 1822 at Inch Church of Ireland PR
. Patrick SHIELS . Inch of Terminane; funeral 16 Mar 1841 aged 84 at Inch Church of Ireland PR
. Patrick SHEALS . Kilcoo of Fofanny ; aged 21, rrived in New York on 'Celtic' 30 Mar 1913 on his way tocounsin Michael O'Hare at the Butte City copper mines in Montana CP 14/8/2003
. Patrick SHEALS . Kilkeel registered as a freehold farmer of Carrigenagh in 1819; lease held for the lives of Nicholas, Charles & William Moore & James Sheals ; held from Robert Needham FR
.
Patrick
SHEALS . Kilkeel sponsor at the baptism of Sarah, daughter of James & Bridget Cunningham 12 Jul 1857 at Lower Mourne Catholic Church PR
. Patrick SHIELS . Kilkeel husband of Eliza(beth) Cunningham; father of Anne b. 25 Mar 1866 & Michael b. 17 Jan 1870 & Mary b. 12 Sep 1872 CR
. Patrick
SHEILS
. Kilkeel b. 31 Aug 1868, son of Hugh Sheils & Anne Canavan of Moyad; 2nd marriage to Mrs. Jessie Graham (nee Magee) 27 Oct 1919 in Liverpool UK; father of Ann (to 1st wife) CR; ; Eileen Simpson
.
Patrick
SHEALS . Kilmore farmed over one acre so granted a spinning wheel premium & the right to grow flax in 1796 Irish Flax Growers list
. Patrick SHEALS . Newry advertisement for the sale of a new schooner at Green Island near Newry 1 Feb 1828 NCT
. Patrick SHEILDS/ SHIELS . Newry husband of Mary Hughes; father of Patrick b. 5 Jun 1871 & Johnny b. 3 May 1873 CR
.
Patrick
SHIELDS .
Newtownards
of Newtownards; husband of Mary Rankin; father of Jane b. 21 Apr & bpt. 25 May 1834 at 1st Newtownards Presbyterian Church PR
. Patrick SHEILS . Saul of Lough Head; married Maria Robertson 29 Sep 1817 at Saul Catholic Church PR
. Peggie SHIELDS . Clonduff ran a hedge school in Tommy Doran's barn, Islandmoyle c. 1810 & she lodged with each scholar in turn TC p24
. Peter SHEILS . Ballee of Ballynagross; married Molly/ Mary Mulholland 20 Apr 1794 at Saul Catholic Church; father of Mary bpt. 13 Apr 1795 (sponsors were Elizabeth Nevin & John Mooney) & Peter bpt. 29 Aug 1796 (sp. Charles Moore & Catherine Corran) & Daniel bpt. Aug 1800 (sp. Daniel Mageean & Isabella McRory) & Daniel bpt. 10 Oct 1802 (sp. Francis Crickard & Molly Mooney) at Saul Catholic Church PR
Father Peter SHIEL . Down guardian of Monastery of Down 1742-1744 & 1748 O'L V1 p 265
. Peter SHALES . Kilbroney sponsor at the baptism of Peter, son of Bernard Cole & Mary Feran 12 Jul 1868 at Catholic Church PR
. Peter SHEALES . Kilbroney sponsor at the baptism of Peter, son of Henry Cole & Mary Fearon 4 Aug 1879 at Catholic Church PR
. Peter
SHEILS
. Kilkeel b. 19 Sep 1870, son of Hugh Sheils & Anne Canavan of Moyad; living with his sister Mrs. Catherine Cunningham in Lancashire UK in 1891 Census CR; 1891 Census; Eileen Simpson
Miss
Prudence
SHIELDS . Knockbreda regd. Ballymacarrett; daughter of William Shields ; married William Black 6 Apr 1861 CR
Miss Rachel SHIELDS . Seapatrick regd. Banbridge; wife of Patrick Hanlon; mother of Mary b. 1868 CR
. Rawdon SHIELDS . Kilmore

husband of Margaret; father of Rawdon bpt. 18 Jul 1833 at Kilmore Presbyterian Church

PR
. Rebecca Jane SHIELS . Newtownards of Mary St, Newtownards; a straw bonnet maker in 1846 POD
. Robert SHIELDS . Annahilt husband of Susanna Bowers; father of Eliza b. 5 Jun 1865 CR
. Robert SHIELDS . Annahilt husband of Susanna Morrison ; father of Mary Jane b. 24 Aug 1872 CR
Dr. Robert G. SHEIL . Bangor of Main St, Bangor; a surgeon in 1852 POD
. Robert SHIELS . Bright regd. Killough; husband of Mary Keenan; father of Daniel b. 9 Dec 1870 CR
.
Robert
SHIEL(D)S . Down son of Hugh Shields ;aged 20 married Sarah / Jane Bell 13 Apr 1850 at Downpatrick Church of Ireland PR/ CR
. Robert SHIELS . Drumbo father of John bpt. 4 Feb 1712 at Drumbo Presbyterian Church PR
. Robert SHEIL . Kilbroney a Catholic & resident in Kilbroney parish in 1766 1766 Religious Census
.
Robert
SHIELDS . Kilkeel son of John Shields ; married Agnes Denny 4 Mar 1853 CR
Dr. Robert SHIELS
SHIELDS
. Killyleagh of Downpatrick St, Killyleagh ; a surgeon & apothecary in 1846 ; attended 2nd Presbyterian soiree 17 Oct 1846 POD; DR*
Dr. Robert Goudy SHEILS . Killyleagh medical officer at dispensary in 1862 & 1886; registrar of deaths in 1866 POD; CR
.
Robert
SHIELDS . Newtownards a stonemason of Newtownards son of Samuel Shields (a stonemason) ; married Mary Brown 6 May 1862 at 1st Newtownards Presbyterian Church, witnesses were James Skillin & Isabella Magee ; father of Jane b. 25 Aug & bpt. 6 Nov 1864 & twins, Samuel & Robert b. 16 Jan & bpt. 18 Jan 1866 PR/ CR
. Roger SHEAL . Clonallan burying place in Clonallan Church of Ireland graveyard dated 1794 MIs
. Roger SHEILS . Kilbroney of Ballynamoney ; will probated 1842 IIW V4 p138
Miss Rose SHEALS . Kilbroney regd. Rostrevor; wife of Peter Farrell; mother of John b. 1868 CR
Moss Rose SHIELDS . Knockbreda regd. Ballymacarrett; daughter of James Shields ; married James Dunn 17 Mar 1860 CR
Miss
Rosanna
SH.....DES . Shankill daughter of John Sh....des ; aged 23 married William John Jordon 22 Apr 1867 in Lurgan CR
Miss Rose Anne SHEILS/SHIRLS . Warrenpont wife of Robert Smith/Smyth ; mother of William Josph b. 1868 & Alice b. 1869 & Hanna b. 1873 CR
. Rowden or Roden SHEILDS/ SHIELDS . Killyleagh & Kilmore husband of Mary Simpson; father of Samuel b. 15 Dec 1867 & Agnes b. 2 Jan 1870 (both bpt. Lissara Presbyterian Church CR; PR
. Samuel SHIELS . Inch of Ballynacraig; funeral 8 Jun 1810 at Inch Church of Ireland PR
.
Samuel
SHIELS . Inch husband of Eliza Mack ; father of James bpt. 17 Mar 1834 & Sarah Ann bpt. 14 Mar 1836 at Inch Church of Ireland PR
. Samuel SHIELDS . Kilmore son of Samuel Shields ; aged 40 married Eliza Skillen 10 Nov 1862 CR
. Samuel SHIELDS . Knockbreda regd. Castlereagh; husband of Matilda Kennedy; father of Samuel b. 26 Jun 1869 & William b. 27 May 1875 CR
.
Samuel
SHEAL(D)S
SHIELDS
.
Newtownards
of Cullysbury then Ballyskeagh then Tullynagardy ; husband of Ann Mateer ; father of Ann b. 13 Jul & bpt. 19 Jul 1836 & William b. 26 Jul & bpt. 26 Aug 1837 & Robert Martin Shields b. 9 Feb & bpt. 16 Oct 1842 at 1st Newtownards Presbyterian Church PR
Miss
Sarah
SHIELDS . Kilkeel daughter of James Shields ; married Wilson Maxwell 22 May 1856 CR
Miss Sarah Jane SHEILDS . Killyleagh wife of John Caldwell; mother of William James b. 1874 CR
Miss Sophia SHIELDS Killinchy of Quarterland; died 30 Aug 1907 aged 76; grand daughter of William & Jane Shields; buried Presbyterian graveyard, Killyleagh MIs
Miss Susanna SHIELDS . Comber wife of Hugh Gray; mother of Margaret b. 1871 CR
Miss Susan SHIELDS . Down married Joseph Tannahill 30 May 1846 at Downpatrick Church of Ireland PR
Miss Susan SHIELDS/SHEALS . Kilkeel wife of John Nugent; mother of Margaret Jane b. 1868 & John b. 1870 & William b. 1873 CR
Miss
Susana
SHIELDS/SHEALS . Kilkeel wife of Robert Peery; mother of Sarah Ellen b. 1868 & Robert James b. 1871 CR
Miss Susanna SHIELDS . Saintfield wife of Hugh Gray; mother of Samuel b. 1866 CR
Miss
Susanna
SHIELDS . Seapatrick daughter of Hugh Shields ; married George Naylor 31 Oct 1860 CR
. Terence SHEALS . Kilbroney sponsor at the baptism of James, son of John O'Hare & Mary McVey 9 Jul 1820 at Catholic Church PR
Miss Teressa SHIELDS . Donaghcloney regd. Waringstown; wife of John Craig; mother of John b. 1869 CR
.
Thomas
SHIELDS . Co.Down a mechanic aged 49; with his wife, Theresa aged 48 & children Margaret aged 20, Christina 17, William 14, Jane 11, Esssie 9 & Isaiah 5, arrived in Dunedin, New Zealand on board 'Auckland ' (1245 tons) on 21 Nov 1874; left Glasgow 27 Aug 1874 under Capt. Stevens PL/DP
. Thomas SHIELDS . Annahilt of Ballymurphy; will dated 1816 IIW V4 p139
. Thomas SHIELDS . Donaghcloney served in 1st World War- memorial photo
. Thomas SHIELDS . Down married Mary Scott 11 Nov 1848 at Downpatrick Church of Ireland PR
. Thomas SHIELS . Drumgooland witness at the marriage of Edward Doran of Clarkhill & Catherine King of Ballymagrehan 8 Aug 1868 at Leitrim Catholic Church CR
. Thomas SHIELDS . Drumgooland regd. Ballyward; husband of Margarett McCusker; father of Charles b. 8 Nov 1868 CR
. Thomas SHIELS . Kilbroney sponsor at the baptism of Bernard O'Hare & Bridget Bradley 19 Jan 1846 at Catholic Church PR
.
Thomas
SHEALS . Kilmore farmed over one acre so granted a spinning wheel premium & the right to grow flax in 1796 Irish Flax Growers list
. Thomas SHIEL . Knockbreda of 3 Coal Offices , Ballymacarrett in 1852 POD
. Thomas SHIELDS . Knockbreda b. 1882 in Govan, Scotland; single; Presbyterian; a joiner; a boarder with Robert & Elizabeth Mayne at 19 Gawn St, Belfast in 1911 1911 census
. Thomas SHEILS . Magheradrool regd. Ballynahinch; husband of Sarah Anderson; father of Thomas b. 10 Aug 1868 CR
. Thomas SHEILDS/ SHIELDS . Magheradrool regd. Ballynahinch; husband of Margaret McMaster; father of male child b. 15 Aug 1869 & Eliza b. 26 Apr 1872 CR
Lieut. Thomas SHIELDS . Newry of Edward St, Newry; staff officer in 1824 POD
. Thomas SHEILDS Esq. Newry District Adjutant; died 26 Oct 1835; father of Wade; brother of John; son of Thomas Sheilds ; buried St. Patrick's Church of Ireland graveyard MIs
Adjutant Thomas SHIELDS . Newry adjutant; lived in Cecil Street in 1846 & 1852 POD
Capt. Thomas SHEILDS . Newry died 15 Dec 1855 aged 75; husband of Sarah; father of Thomas & James; buried St. Patrick's Church of Ireland graveyard MIs
. Thomas SHIELDS .
Seapatrick
died 15 Mar 1796 aged 65; buried Banbridge 1st Presbyterian graveyard; photo of grave available MIs; OFB p29
.
W.
SHIELDS Ballyculter a student at Strangford Elementary School in 1923; group photo available LM 1989 p 61
. William SHIELDS . ? from mid Down; served with 'C' Company, 13th Battalion Royal Irish Rifles in 1st World War RCDJB p32
. William SHEILS . Ballee of Ballynagross ; husband of Margaret McKeating ; father of Patrick bpt. 3 Mar 1790 (sponsors were James McLea & Catherine Peak ) & William bpt. 31 Oct 1795 (sp. Francis Crickard & Mary Teggart) at Saul Catholic Church PR
. William SHEILS . Ballee of Ballynagross; husband of Mary McKeating ; father of Thomas bpt. 19 Dec 1792 (sponsor was Francis Magrath ) & William bpt. 10 Oct 1793 (sponsors were John Mageean & Anne Peak ) & James bpt. 9 Apr 1798 (sp. John Peak & Catherine Fitzsimons) & Thomas bpt. 10 Feb 1800 (sp. Patrick Drake & Catherine McKeating) & Daniel bpt. 7 Sep 1804 (sp. Patrick Hagan & Anne Moore) at Saul Catholic Church PR
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William
SHIELDS Ballyculter a student at Strangford junior National School in 1922; group photo available LM 1990 p 22
. William SHIELS . Bright & Down b. 1836; husband of Sarah Crangle; father of William James b. 15 Nov 1868 in Ballyhossett (d. 5 May 1873 in Grangecam) (regd. Killough) & Margaret Jane b. 12 Jan 1871 in Erinagh (regd. Downpatrick) & Benjamin b. 28 May 1874 (married Anne Jane aka Jane Dugan of Ballywarren) & Thomas b. 11 Apr 1877 in Grangecam (d. 13 Mar 1901) & Catherine Frances b. 2 Apr 1885 (married Richard Murphy of Belfast ) & William James b. 12 Oct 1887 in Grangecam & John b. 1892 (d. 31 May 1910 in Grangecam) & Mary Jane b. 8 May 1892 in Grangecam ; died 1920 CR; MK
. William SHEALS . Bright regd. Killough; husband of Ellen Hanna; father of Daniel b. 7 May 1868 CR
. William SHIELS . Bright regd. Killough; husband of Ellen Lavery; father of Ellen b. 16 Nov 1870 CR
. William SHEALS . Comber of Ballyrickard ; leased a house & 2 acres in 1863 from William Ferguson GV
. William SHIELS . Comber & Kilmood husband of Ann Douglass; father of John b. 6 Jun 1871 (red. Comber) & James Douglass Shiels b. 22 Aug 1873 (regd. Kilmood) CR
Mr. William SHIELDS . Comber schoolmaster at Magherascouse School in 1898 MSch p5
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William
SHILL . Down regd. Downpatrick; son of Thomas Shill ; married Mary Henry 18 Jul 1850 CR
. William SHIELDS/ SHIELS . Down regd. Downpatrick; husband of Ellen Rogers/Rodgers; father of Maria b. 20 Mar 1865 & Anne b. 26 May 1869 CR
. William SHIELDS . Down of Irish St, Downpatrick; of the Medical Hall in 1900 & 1910 POD
. William J. SHIELDS . Down a charge attendant at Downpatrick Mental Hospital, gave evidence at the inquest of Thomas Bell murdered by another patient 23 Dec 1939 DR*
. Williams SHIELS . Dromara of Dunmore; died 15 Jun 1822 aged 87; buried Seaforde graveyard, Loughinisland; will probated 1822 MIs; IIW V4 p138
. William SHIELDS . Drumgath regd. Rathfriland; husband of Isabella Brown; father of James b. 4 Aug 1869 & John b. 17 Nov 1872 CR
. William SHEILS . Greyabbey of Greyabbey village ; leased a house & small garden in 1863 from John Purse GV
. William SHEILDS
SHIELS
. Hillsborough & Dromore husband of Sarah Gilchrist; father of Margaret Anne b. 5 Jun 1866 (regd. Hillsborough) & William James b. 1 Mar 1871 (regd. Dromore) CR
. Willie SHIELDS . Inch a student at Inch Primary School in 1907/8; class photo available DS 2008 p68
. William SHIELDS . Kilkeel son of John Shields ; aged 21 married Martha Porter 15 Jun 1850 CR
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William
SHIELDS . Kilkeel son of Hugh Shields ; married Sarah Bigham 6 Jan 1855 CR
. William SHIELDS . Kilkeel husband of Isabella Brown; father of Eliza Jane b. 3 May 1866 CR
. William SHEALS . Kilkeel husband of Jane Sheals ; father of Charles b. 16 Aug 1873 CR
. William SHIELDS . Kilkeel husband of Catharine McClelland ; father of Thomas b. 26 May 1873 CR
. William SHIELDS . Kilkeel husband of Eliza Jane Parke of Ballinran ; took over the Edgar farm in Aughnaloopy in 1885 HPA p96
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William
SHIELDS . Killinchy married Agnes Jaffrey 12 Sep 1814 at 1st Killinchy Presbyterian Church PR
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William
SHIELDS . Killinchy married Agnes McCartney 12 Jul 1832 at 1st Killinchy Presbyterian Church PR
William SHIELDS senior Killyleagh of Ringdufferin; died 5 Dec 1825 aged 85; husband of Jane who d. 22 Jun 1841 aged 87; elder of the Presbyterian church for 50 years; father of William (d. 1823 aged 37) , James (d. 1830 aged 38) , Sophia (d. 1864 aged 68) & John (d. 1879 aged 81) Anne (d. 1884 aged 93) ; buried Presbyterian graveyard MIs
William SHIELDS junior Killyleagh of Ringdufferin; son of William & Jane Shields; died 19 Jul 1823 aged 37; husband of Rose who d. 24 Nov 1836 aged 50; father of George (d. 1840 asged 26) ;buried Presbyterian graveyard MIs
. William & Catherine SHEILS . Kilmegan of Clarkhill ; leased 2 houses & 7 acres in 1863 from Earl Annesley GV
. William SHIELS . Kilmood husband of Ann Douglass ; father of James Douglass Shiels b. 22 Aug 1873 CR
. William SHIELDS . Kilmore husband of Elizabeth; father of Eliza McRobert Shields bpt. 21 Nov 1825 at Lissara Presbyterian Church PR
. William SHIELDS . Kilmore married Mary Dornan 16 May 1842 at Kilmore Presbyterian Church PR
. William SHEAILL . Loughinisland of Drumaroad; died 14 Feb 1794 aged 74; husband of Rose MacDee who died 1 Jan 1784 aged 64 ; buried old Loughinisland graveyard MIs
. William SHIELS . Loughinisland of Dunmore; died 15 Jun 1822 aged 87; buried Seaforde graveyard MIs
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William
SHIELDS . Magheradrool in Ballymacarn South, leased 3 & 4 acres in 1834 TAB
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William
SHIELDS . Magheradrool in Ballymacarn South, leased 2,1 & 6 acres in 1834 TAB
. William SHEILS . Magheradrool of Ballymacarn South; leased house & 13 acres from David S. Ker in 1863 GV
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William
SHIELS
SHIELDS
. Magherahamlet & Magheradrool son of John Shiels ;aged 23 married Sarah Anderson 6 Jul 1860; father of Thomas b. 1868 & Charles b. 2 May 1873 (regd. Ballynahinch) CR
. William SHIELS . Newry of Derrymore ; father of Mary bpt. 28 Jul 1815 at Old Newry Non Subscribing Presbyterian Church PR
. William SHEILS . Saul of Slievegran; married Mary Connor 6 Jan 1824 at Saul Catholic Church PR
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William
SHIELDS . Seapatrick regd. Banbridge; husband of Anne janeBoyd; father of William b. 12 Aug 1869 & Anne b. 22 Oct 1872 CR
. William SHEILDS . Tullynakill of Castle Espie ; leased a house & 28 acres in 1863 from Labatt v. Boyd (in Chancery) & leased out 3 houses next door GV
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William
SHIELS . Warrenpoint husband of Mary Anne Crawford; father of Mary Jane b. 24 Aug 1872 & Margaret b. 30 Jun 1874 CR

 

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