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Surnames of Co. Down: Weir & variant spellings

. . Name . Parish Information Reference
Messrs . WEIR . Comber of The Square, Comber; sewed muslin manufacturers in 1852. William Napier, agent POD
Mrs. . WEIR . Dromore of Milebrush Farm, Lurganban; Methodist Cottage Meetings held in her house c. 1850s MCIDM
Mr. . WEIR . Dundonald schoolmaster in Dundonald for 40 years ; retired in 1927 TMUOP p 169,183
Mrs.
.
WEIR . Kilbroney of Bridge St, Rostrevor; a laundress in 1910 POD
Mrs.
.
WEIR . Kilbroney of Roslea House , Rostrevor in 1910 POD
Rev. Mr. WEIR / WIER Newry of Hill Street; charity donation in 1836 V3 p99 OSM
Miss . WEIR . Newry lived in Damolly townland in 1851 census; married Baird OFN p 228
Mr. . WEIR . Saintfield member of Lawn Tennis Club with his wife but leaving fo Co. Antrim 9 Oct 1924 DR*
Miss . WEIR . Seapatrick of Dromore St , Banbridge; a milliner in 1910 POD
. Abner WEIR . Donaghcloney a weaver of Magherana; son of John Weir (also a weaver) ; aged 23 married Margaret Hinton 4 Nov 1852 at Waringstown Church of Ireland CR
.
Abner
WEIR
.
Donaghcloney
regd. Waringstown ; husband of Margaret Hampton; father of Henry b. 8 Feb 1868
CR
. Adam WEIR . Knockbreda b. 1840 in Co. Armagh; labourer in foundry; Church of Ireland; husband of Jane b. 1847 in Co. Armagh; married 34 years with 8 children born & 5 alive; father of Wilson b. 1878 in Co. Down) labourer in shipyard) & Samuel b. 1889 in Co. Down(labourer in shipyard) & James b. 1892 in Co. Down ( labourer in shipard); living at 37 Frome St, Belfast in 1911 1911 census
.
Adam
WEIR
.
Moira
husband of Ann Colquhoon; father of female child b. & died 27 Nov 1868 & Mary Ann b. 2 Jul 1871
CR
. Agnes WEAR . Annaclone of Ballynafeigh; will probated 23 Mar 1855 IIW #67059
Miss Agnes/ Nancy WEIR . Drumgooland daughter of William Weir; married William McCracken 27 Jan 1854; mother of Samuel b. 1868 & David b. 1869 (regd. Ballyward) CR
Miss Agnes WEIR . Killaney married Richard Whygam 31 Aug 1795 at Boardmills 1st Presbyterian Church PR
. Alexander WEIR .
Down & Bright
son of DenisWeir; married Eliza(beth) Menown/ McNown 5 Jul 1861 at Downpatrick Church of Ireland ; father of William James b. 12 Jun 1866 (regd. Killough) PR/ CR
. Alexander WEIR . Greyabbey of Kilnatierney; husband of Catherine Anne who died 14 Feb 1902 aged 82; father of Mary Ann; buried parish graveyard MIs
. Alexander WEIR . Drumgooland regd. Ballyward; husband of Eliza McCracken ; father of Margaret Jane b. 5 Dec 1869 CR
. Andrew

WEER

. Donaghcloney of Corcreeny; will probated 1711 IIW V4 p155
. Andrew WEIR . Drumbo of Crossan ; leased land in 1783 from Lord Downshire; held for the lives of his eldest son Abrahasm aged 21 & 3rd son John aged 15 & 5th son Andrew aged 8; c. 1816, Abraham & Andrew still live ion the farm & John went to USA in 1801 Downshire Estate papers PRONI
. Andrew WEIR . Drumgooland regd. Ballyward; husband of Betty Anne Dickson; father of Nancy b. 25 Dec 1868 CR
. Andrew WIER . Kilbroney son of James Wier ; married Catherine Overend 29 Apr 1852 CR
. Andrew WEIR & Sons Newry builders, painters, paper hangers & glaziers from 4 Sugar House Quay in 1881 POD
. Andrew WEIR .
Warrenpoint
of Warrenpoint; husband of Jane; father Anna Elizabeth who died 25 Mar 1890 aged 7; buried Clonallan Church of Ireland graveyard MIs
Miss Anne WEIR . Drumgooland & Loughinisland daughter of William Weir; married William Broome 12 Mar 1862 in Drumgooland; mother of David b. 1869 & Robert Alexander b. 1871 & David b. 1874 (regd. Clough) CR
Miss
Ann
WEAR . Moira wife of William Mulligan; mother of James b. 1868 CR
Miss
Ann
WEIR
.
Aghaderg
mother of Eleanor b. 5Sep 1874
CR
Miss Anne Jane WEIR . Moira married Robert Harvey 5 Feb 1845 at Moira Church of Ireland PR
Miss
Ann
WEIR . Moira wife of William John Watson; mother of John Henry b. 1874 CR
Miss Anna/ Annie WEIR . Newry daughter of James Weir; aged 21 married George Wharton 6 Jan 1860; mother of Edward b. 1865 & Jane b. 1867 & Martha b. 1870 & twins Elizabeth & Margaret b. 1872 CR
. Archibald WEIR . Kilmegan of Castlewellan; leased a house, offices & yard in 1863 from John King & leased out next door to John Nelson GV
Miss Arebella WEIR . Hillsborough mother of Ann b. 10 Nov 1869 CR
. Benjamin WEIR . Newry son of Thomas Weir; aged 23 married Jane Henry 23 Apr 1867 ; father of William Thomas b. 11 Aug 1868 CR
Miss Caroline WEIR . Newry wife of James Gordon; mother of Henrietta Elizabeth b. 1872 & Lousia Caroline b. 1874 CR
Mrs. Catherine
WEIR . Magheradrool Ballynahinch area; admitted to Downpatrick Workhouse, poorly clad, 31 Jul 1893; aged 26, a widow, Church of Ireland; with son Hugh aged 2 weeks DWR
Mrs. Catherine WEIR . Seapatrick regd. Banbridge daughter of William Allan; a widow ; married Robert Adair 24 Jan 1854 CR
. Charles WEIR . Magheralin of Ballymacateer; died 25 Mar 1885 aged 90; husband of Elizabeth who died 25 Apr 1861 aged 63; father of Francis (d. 29 Jan 1892 aged 63) ;buried old Magheralin graveyard MIs
Private D. WEIR . Inishargy served with Royal Army Service Corp. & died in 1st World War; member of Kircubbin Orange Lodge War Memorial
. David WEIR . Bangor of Auburn, Ballyholme Rd , Bangor in 1901 POD
. Edward

WEER

. Donaghcloney will probated 1725 IIW V4 p155
. Edward WEIR . Magheralin died 20 Jun 1866 aged 75; buried old Magheralin graveyard with Margaret Weir (d. 26 Sep 1882 aged 51) & Francis Weir (d. 12 Jan 1905 aged 74) MIs
Miss Eliza WEIR . Annahilt daughter of Richard Weir; married John Scott 16 Nov 1855; mother of Ellen b. 1870 & David Henry b. 1872 CR
Miss Eliza WEIR . Donaghcloney regd. Waringstown; wife of George Thompson ; mother of Robert John b. 1868 CR
Miss Eliza Jane WEIR .
Donaghcloney & Magheralin
a folder of Tullyheron ; daughter of Joseph Weir (a farmer ); married Charles Clarke of Magheralin 11 Apr 1909 at Waringstown Church of Ireland , witnesses were Thomas Weir (her brother) & Annie Forsythe CR; John Clarke
Miss Eliza WEAIR
WEARS
WEIR
. Newtownards a sewer of Newtownards; daughter of James Weair/ Weir (a farmer) ; married Robert Brown 9 Mar 1847 at 1st Newtownards Presbyterian Church, witnesses were John Weir & William Brown; mother of Ellen b. 7 Mar & bpt. 4 Apr 1852 & Mary b. 23 Dec 1850 & bpt. 2 Feb 1851 at 1st Newtownards Presbyterian Church PR; CR; PR
Miss Eliza WEIR . Seapatrick regd. Banbridge; daughter of Robert Weir ; married William Dermitt 27 Dec 1854 CR
Miss
Elizabeth Ann
WIER
.
Donaghmore
mother of John b. 3 Sep 1874
CR
Miss Elizabeth WIER Drumballyroney wife of Samuel Wilson of Aughnavallog; mother of Mary Ann b. 15 Sep & bpt. 21 Sep 1826 at Ballyroney Presbyterian Church PR
Miss Eliza(beth) WEIR . Moira wife of William Bell; mother of Elizabeth Ann b. 1870 & William James b. 1872 CR
Miss Elizabeth WEIR Newry daughter of Thomas Weir ; married William Donnell 12 Feb 1850 CR
Miss Elizabeth WEIR . Newry daughter of George Weir ; married James Bradford 10 Aug 1855 CR
Miss Elizabeth WEIR  . Newtownards wife of William Boyd ; mother of William b. 28 Mar & bpt. 30 Mar 1915 at Greenwell Street Presbyterian Church, Newtownards PR
Miss
Elizabeth Jane (Betty)
WEIR
WIER
.
Tullylish & Donaghcloney & Aghaderg
daughter of Moses Weir; aged 21 married Robert Dickson 28 Feb 1862 in Tullylish; mother of William John b. 1869 (regd. Waringstown) & twins, Moses & Robert b. 1873 & Elizabeth Jane b. 1875 (regd. Loughbrickland)
CR
Miss Ellen WEIR . Donaghcloney daughter of Henry Weir ; aged 20 married Charles Gorman 9 Apr 1855 CR
Miss Ellen WEIR . Donaghcloney regd. Waringstown; wife of Robert Shaw; mother of Francis b. 1869 CR
Miss Ellen WEIR Moira married James McCleary 15 Aug 1908 at Moira Presbyterian Church EA;CR
. F. WEIR . Seapatrick in Dromore St , Banbridge; agent for the Temperance Hall in 1910 POD
. Francis WEIR . Donaghadee of Ballyrawer ; leased a house & garden in 1863 from Nicholas D. Crommelin GV
. George WEIR . Dromara of Rine-hill; formerly of Banbridge; died 13 Feb 1828 aged 56; death notice 25 Feb 1828; will probated in 1828 NCT; IIW V4 p157
. George WEIR . Drumballyroney husband of Jane Wilson; father of James bpt. 24 May 1831 & Susanna bpt. 27 Sep 1833 at Ballyroney Presbyterian Church PR
. George WEIR . Drumgooland son of Archibald Weir ; married Martha McMorland 31 Mar 1853 CR
. George WEIR . Drumgooland regd. Ballyward; husband of Martha Moreland/ Murand; father of Martha b. 3 Mar 1866 & John b. 5 Feb 1868 CR
. George WEIR . Hillsborough husband of Eliza Shillady ; father of James b. 31 Jul 1873 CR
.
George
WEIR
.
Moira & Shankill
husband of Susanna Lavery; father of Margaret b. 14 Apr 1871 (regd. Moira) & Susanna b. 29 Jun 1873 (regd. Lurgan)
CR
. George WEIR . Newry father of Martha bapt. 1825 at St. Patrick's Church of Ireland PR
. George WEIR . Newry son of George Weir ;aged 22 married Eliza Craig 13 Oct 1856 CR
. George WEIR Seapatrick regd. Banbridge; son of John Weir ; married Esther Watson 20 Oct 1852 CR
.
George
WEIR . Tullylish from Lenaderg; 4th son of William Weir; a merchant; died 12 Nov 1839 aged 37 at Lexington, Kentucky USA BN 12/1/1840
. Gilbert WEIR Newry of near Crown Bridge; married ..... Gordon Jan 1811 at Old Newry Non Subscribing Presbyterian Church, witness was Hamilton Thompson; father of George bpt. 23 Sep 1811 at Old Newry Non Subscribing Presbyterian Church PR
.
Gilbert
WIER
.
Newry
of Desart; a farmer; will probated in 1849
IIW V4 p 178
. Gilbert WEIR . Newry of Desert; died 23 Mar 1865 aged 31; brother of Eliza Ann; buried Ryans Presbyterian graveyard MIs
.
H.
WEIR . ? from North Down; fought in 1st World War with 'A' Company, 13th Battalion, Royal Irish Rifles RCDJB p28
Miss Hannah WEIR Newry daughter of George Weir ; aged 22 married Michael Cunningham 17 Oct 1862 CR
Miss Harriett
WEIR .
Knockbreda
regd. Castlereagh; wife of William Jess ; mother of William Thomas b. 1872 CR
Miss Harriette
Isabella
WEIR .
Warrenpoint
spinster; died 20 Oct 1890 aged 44 ; buried Clifton St, Belfast graveyard, memorial in Clonallan parish graveyard ; will probated 21 Nov 1890; executor was John Marshall, sub land commissioner , effects £314 MIs
. Henry Leebody WEIR .
Bangor
served in World War 1 War Memorial
Mr. Henry Crighton WEIR L.L.B. Down of English St, Downpatrick & a branch in Castlewellan; a solicitor in 1901 & 1910 & agent for Scottish Equitable Life Assurance; member of Southwell Charity in 1910; mentioned in WW1 recruitment meeting 1915 ; husband of Lily; father of Angela Margarett Crighton "Pearl" (d. 1892 aged 1) & Mary/Molly (d.1890 aged 6 mths) & Henry Keith b. 22 Jun 1892; a diocesan synodsman & member of the Select Vestry for Downpatrick Church of Ireland in 1901 & churchwarden in 1904 & 1905 ;donated £5 to Downpatrick Church of Ireland Rectory Building Fund in 1907 ; died 17 Mar 1939 aged 81; buried Downpatrick Cathedral graveyard; photo available MIs; POD; DR*14/11/2001; DAIPC preface, p18, 107; LM 1985 p40
2nd Lieut.  Henry Keith Crighton WEIR Down of 10th Battalion, South Staffordshire Regiment ; born 22 Jun 1892, son of Henry Crighton Weir & Elizabeth (Lily) O'Neill; member Downpatrick Cricket Club report 27 Feb 1886; died of wounds 3 May 1916; buried Downpatrick Cathedral graveyard MIs; DR; War Memorial; LM 1994 p35
. Henry WEIR . Seapatrick of Banbridge; a passenger on board 'Canton' sailing from Newry to New York, Wilmington & Philadelphia USA 24 May 1792 HOTC p146
. Henry WEIR . Seapatrick a grocer in Banbridge in 1824 POD
. Henry

WEIR

. Seapatrick of Banbridge; died 29 Dec 1840; will probated 1840 IIW #67629;IIW V4 p155
Henry WEIR Seapatrick of Banbridge; father of Elizabeth who married Rev. David Hamilton, Moderator of General Assembly , Presbyterian 1854-155 MIs
. Henry WEIR . Tullylish from Lenaderg; eldest son of late William Weir; emigrated to US c. 1812; died suddenly 22 Sep 1833 at Lexington, Kentucky US BCC 9/11/1833
. Hugh WEIR . Newtownards a member of Freemasons' Lodge # 447 9 Jul 1827 old letters
. Hugh WEIR .
Seapatrick
a tailor in Banbridge in 1819 POD
Miss Isabella WIER . Newtownards daughter of Abraham Wier ; aged 22 married Harrison Walker 15 May 1860 CR
Miss Isabella WEIR . Newtownards mother of Elizabeth b. 1 jul & bpt. 30 Jul 1917 at Greenwell Street Presbyterian , Newtownard PR
. Isabella Hayes WEIR . Seapatrick died 12 Feb 1912 aged 76; buried Scarva Street Presbyterian graveyard, Banbridge MIs
J. WEIR Drumgath Rathfriland area; died in 1st World War War Memorial
J. WEIR Seapatrick Banbridge area; fought & died in 1st World War War Memorial
.
James
WEIR
.
Aghaderg
regd. Loughbrickland ; husband of Esther Jardin ; father of Elizabeth b. 15 Sep 1868
CR
. James WIER . Aghaderg regd. Loughbrickland; husband of Mary McGladery ; father of Margret Jane b. 10 Nov 1872 CR
. James WEIR . Annahilt son of John Weir ; married Mary Jane Weir (daughter of Richard Weir) 16 Jul 1853 CR
. James WEIR . Clonduff of Ballynagappoge leased a house & 11 acres in 1863 from Marquis of Downshire & leased out 2 houses next door to John & Elizabeth Weir GV
. James WEIR . Dromore of Dromore Square , Dromore ; a spirit & porter dealer in 1846 POD
. James WEIR . Dromore of Dromore ; a pawnbroker in 1852 POD
. James

WEER

. Drumballyroney of Ednagarry; will probated 1780 IIW V4 p155
. James WIER . Drumballyroney father of David bpt. 30 Oct 1825 at Ballyroney Presbyterian Church PR
. James WEIR . Drumballyroney husband of Jane Campbell ; father of James b. 7 Feb & bpt. 25 Feb 1828 & Mary b. 3 Apr & bpt. 10 Apr 1830 & Margaret bpt. 10 Sep 1832 & Samuel b. 21 Apr & bpt. 8 Jun 1835 & John b. 4 Jul & bpt. 26 Jun 1840 & Elizabeth b. 30 Jan & bpt. 4 Feb 1843 & Robert b. 30 May & bpt. 2 Jun 1845 at Ballyroney Presbyterian Church PR
. James WEIR . Drumbo of Carryduff; a blacksmith; son of William Weir, a linen lapper; married Mary Jane Dunwoody of Carryduff 16 Mar 1896 at Linenhall Presbyterian Church, Belfast PR
. James WEIR . Drumgath parish clerk at Rathfriland Church of Ireland in 1824 POD
.
James
WIER
WEIR
.
Drumgath
regd. Rathfriland; husband of Rachael Wright; father of William b. 14 May 1866 & Joseph b. 15 Apr 1868 & James b. 17 Jan 1870 & Martha Jane b. 28 May 1872
CR
. James WEIR . Drumgooland son of Archy Weir ; aged 28 married Elizabeth Rea 18 Aug 1847 CR
. James WEIR . Hillsborough husband of Elizabeth Dawson ; father of Elizabeth b. 13 Mat 1873 CR
. James WEIR . Kilmegan Castlewellan area; died in 1st World War War Memorial
. James WEIR .
Knockbreda
regd. Ballymacarrett; husband of Mary Jane Campbell; father of Richard b. 11 Apr 1869 CR
. James WEIR . Knockbreda regd. Castlereagh; husband of Mary Ann Agnew ; father of William b. 1 Dec 1872 CR
. James WEIR . Knockbreda regd. Castlereagh; husband of Margaret Agnew ; father of Samuel b. 9 Jun 1875 CR
. James WEIR . Moira married Eliza Anne Armstrong 9 Dec 1842 at Moira Church of Ireland PR
.
James
WIER
.
Newry
of Desart; will probated in 1813
IIW V4 p 178
. James WEIR . Newry fined £1 for fraudulently packing oats 25 Feb 1828 NCT
. James WEIR Newry of Doran's Hill ; father of Andrew bpt. 2 Mar 1828 at Old Newry Non Subscribing Presbyterian Church PR
.
James
WIER
.
Newry
of High Street; will probated in 1839
IIW V4 p 177
. James WEIR . Newry son of William Weir; married Mary Jane McMinn 1 Nov 1868 ; father of Mary Margaret b. 1 Apr 1871 CR
. James WEIR . Newry died 27 Mar 1909; buried St. Patrick's Church of Ireland graveyard MIs
. James WEARS . Newtownards of Drumawhey ; a labourer ; no wife stated ; father of Catherine bpt. 6 Apr 1856 at Ballyblack Presbyterian Church PR/CR
. James WEIR . Seapatrick from Banbridge; a merchant; died 24 Feb 1832 aged 70 at Lexington , Kentucky US BN17/4/1832
. James WEIR . Seapatrick regd. Banbridge; husband of Anne Jane Harland; father of James b. 25 Apr 1866 CR
. James WEIR .
Tullylish & Seapatrick
a farmer of Kernan; son of Moses Weir (a farmer ) ; married Margaret Moore 8 Oct 1869 in Tullylish ; father of Martha b. 28 Aug 1870 & Moses b. 3 Jul 1873 (regd. Banbridge) & Thomas Alexander bpt. 4 Mar 1875 CR
Miss
Jane
WIER
.
Aghaderg
regd. Loughbrickland; wife of Archibald McCallister; mother of David b. 1871 & Esther b. 1873
CR
. Jane WEIR . Clonduff of Drumnascamph; leased a house in 1863 from Samuel McCready next to Church Society School house GV
Miss Jane WEIR . Donaghadee wife of Edward Johnston; mother of Edward b. 1867 CR
Miss Jane WEIR . Drumballyroney & Drumgooland wife of Alexander Hawthorn; mother of Alexander b. 12 May 1844 & bpt. 26 May 1845 at Ballyroney Presbyterian Church & William b. 1865 (regd. Ballyward) PR; CR
Miss Jane WEIR . Drumgooland regd. Ballyward; wife of Andrew McClory/ McCorie ; mother of George b. 1871 & Agnes Jane b. 1874 CR
Mrs. Jane WEIR . Knockbreda of 2 Claremont , off Knock Rd, Belfast in 1902 POD
Miss Jane WEIR . Newry married Alexander Jordan 8 Feb 1822 at Old Newry Non Subscribing Presbyterian Church, witnesses were John Fowler & George Wilson; mother of Rose Anne bpt. 27 Mar 1825 in Old Newry Non Subscribing Peresbyterian Church PR
Miss Jane WEIR . Newtownards wife of Thomas Cord; mother of Thomas b. 1866 CR
Miss Jane WEIR . Newtownards wife of Mr. Drysdell; mother of Robert John b. 1869 CR
. Jane WIER .
Seapatrick
a grocer & spirit dealer in Banbridge in 1819 POD
. John WEIR . ? aged 15; convicted in Co. Down for housebtreaking & robbery 11 Mar 1851 & sentenced to 10 years transportation to Australia ; ordered to be discharges 12 Mar 1853 NAD/TR11 p43 & 10 p66
. John WEIR . ? from mid Down; served with 'C' Company, 13th Battalion Royal Irish Rifles in 1st World War RCDJB p33
. John WEIR . Clonduff in Cavan ; leased 8 acres in 1863 from trustees Hon. Robert Meade GV
. John

WEIRE

. Donaghmore of Cargabane; will dated & lodged 1709 IIW V4 p155
. John

WEIR

. Donaghmore of Cargabane; will probated 1726 IIW V4 p155
. John WEIR . Donaghmore son of William Weir ; married Catherine McEwen 28 Apr 1854 CR
. John WEIR . Donaghmore a farmer in 1881 POD
. John

WEIR

. Dromore will probated 1807 IIW V4 p155
John
WEAR/ WEARE Drumbo father of Joseph bpt. 18 Feb 1699 & Abraham bpt. 14 May 1701 at Drumbo Presbyterian Church PR
. John WEIR . Drumbo of Crossan ; leased land in 1783 from Lord Downshire; held for the lives of his eldest son Joseph aged 24 & 3rd son William aged 13 & his daughter Alice aged 14 ; died in Sep 1815; Joseph & William still on the farm c. 1816; Alice went to USA Downshire Estate papers PRONI
. John WEIR . Hillsborough husband of Mary Ann Hamilton ; father of twins William John & Robert James b. 16 Nov 1872 CR
. John WEIR . Kilcoo regd. Bryansford; husband of Maria McKnight; father of Margaret Jane b. 9Jun 1865 & David b. 23 Jul 1873 CR
.
John
WEIR .
Killyleagh

of 47 Shore St, Killyleagh 1891-1899; listed as a boarder with head of the house, Matilda McGinn

. John WEIR . Knockbreda b. 1863 in Scotland; ship's joiner; Church of Ireland; husband of Mary Baird Weir b. 1865 in Scotland; married 25 years with 11 children born & 9 alive; father of James b. 1889 in Scotland & Agnes b. 1895 (flax rover) & John b.1897 (rivet heater) & William b. 1899 & Mary b. 1903 & Robert b. 1905 & David Alexander Baird Weir b. 1909 (last ones b. Co. Down); living at 52 Fraser St, Belfast in 1911 1911 census
.
John
WIER
WEIR
.
Moira
husband of Rebecca Hawthorn; father of Isaac b. 23 Jul 1868 & James b. 15 Apr 1871 & Emily b. 8 Jun 1873
CR
.
John
WEIR
.
Moira
husband of Mary Ann Hamilton; father of Saragh Ann b. 30 Jun 1874
CR
. John WEIR . Moira sexton of Methodist Chapel in 1910 POD
. John WEIR . Newry of High St, Newry; a butcher; married .... Weir Apr 1781 at Old Newry Non Subscribing Presbyterian Church PR
. John WIER Newry of Crobane ; father of Abigail bpt. Jan 1814 at Old Newry Non Subscribing Presbyterian Church PR
. John WEIR Newry of Crobane ; father of Elizabeth bpt. 26 Jun 1818 at Old Newry Non Subscribing Presbyterian Church PR
. John WEIR . Newry of Edward St, Newry; a publican in 1824 POD
. John WEIR Newry of Canal St, Newry ; father of Sarah bpt. 18 Nov 1827 at Old Newry Non Subscribing Presbyterian Church PR
. John WEIR . Newry a tenant of Marquis of Angelsea, signed a welcome petition 27 Dec 1827; sworn as Grand Juror in Ballybot Ptty Sessions 16 Jan 1828 NCT
Rev. John WEIR Newry Presbyterian Secession minister, resided Downshire Place; school visitor in 1836 V3 p 71, 79, 81 OSM
.
John
WIER
.
Newry
of Sheeptown; a farmer; will probated in 1848
IIW V4 p 177
. John WEIR . Newry son of Thomas Weir ; aged 36 married Ann Jane Bradford 27 Mar 1860 CR
. John WEAR . Newtownards of Newtownards; husband of Mary Mills ; father of James b. 24 Apr & bpt. 2 Jun 1845 at 1st Newtownards Presbyterian Church PR
. John WEAR
WEIR
. Newtownards of Newtownards; husband of Mary Martin ; father of Thomas b. 14 Dec 1850 & bpt. 2 Feb 1851 & Sarah b. 14 Sep & bpt. 2 Oct 1853 at 1st Newtownards Presbyterian Church PR
. John WEIR . Newtownards served with 'B' Company, 13th Battalion Royal Irish Rifles & died in 1st World War War Memorial; RCDJB p30
. John WIER . Tullylish will probated 1829, executor was James Weir of Clare IIW #68700
.
Joseph
WEIR . Donaghmore farmed over one acre so granted a spinning wheel premium & the right to grow flax in 1796 Irish Flax Growers list
. Joseph

WEIR

. Donaghmore of Tullymurry; will probated 1829 IIW V4 p155
. Joseph WEIR/WIER . Donaghmore husband of Agnes/ Nancy Sands; father of Nancy b. 3 Jul 1872 & Elizabeth b. 16 Mar 1874 CR
. Joseph WEIR . Dromore of Church Street, Dromore ; owned 297 acres in 1876; a farmer/landowner in 1886 LOI;POD
.
Joseph
WIER
WEIR
.
Drumballyroney & Drumgath
son of Isaac Weir; married Sarah Robinson 17 Sep 1860 in Drumballyroney; father of Agnes b. 30 Apr 1866 & Joseph b. 9 Sep 1867 & Edward b. 13 Mar 1869 (regd. Rathfriland)
CR
.
Joseph
WIER
.
Drumgath
a publican in Rathfriland in 1819
POD
Joseph WEIR Drumgath Rathfriland area; served & died in 1st World War War Memorial
. Joseph WEIR . Newry of Water St, Newry; a publican in 1824 POD
Mr. Joseph WEIR . Newry of High St, Newry in 1824; father of Joseph Henry & Jane Isabella bpt. 21 Jan 1821 & Jane Isabella (sic) bpt. 8 Aug 1824 at Old Non Subscribing Presbyterian Church; owner of team led by John McClurg in Newry & Donaghmore Ploughing Match 11 Mar 1828; won 4th prize POD; PR; NCT
. Joseph WEIR . Newry son of Thomas Weir ; aged 26 married Margaret McKinstry 11 Oct 1854 CR
. Joseph WEIR . Newry died 26 Jul 1900 aged 45; husband of Margaret Ann; son of Samuel & Margaret Ann; buried St. Patrick's Church of Ireland graveyard MIs
Joseph WEIR . Seapatrick will probated 1830, executor was James Malcolmson of Banbridge IIW #67639
Mrs. Kate WEIR . Magheradrool Ballynahinch area; admitted to Downpatrick Workhouse, poorly clad & sick 29 Jul 1894-22 Jan 1895; aged 30, a widow, a labourer, Catholic; with son Joseph aged 1 DWR
. L.A. WEIR . Knockbreda of 46 Albertbridge Rd, East Belfast; a confectioner in 1902 POD
Miss
Mable
WEIR . Greyabbey daughter of James Weir ; married William White 24 Jan 1850 CR
Miss
Margaret
WEIR . Aghaderg daughter of James Weir ; aged 19 married Hugh Dixon 28 Dec 1860 CR
. Margarett

WEER

. Donaghcloney of Magherana; will probated 1728 IIW V4 p155
Miss Margaret Jane WEIR . Donaghcloney regd. Waringstown; wife of Robert Dixon; mother of Margaret b. 1871 CR
Miss Margaret WEIR . Dromore married John Calvert 29 Dec 1841 at Dromore Church of Ireland Cathedral PR
. Margaret

WEIR/ WEAR

. Drumballyroney of Ednagary; aka McMurry; will probated 1781 IIW V4 p155
Miss Margaret WEIR . Drumgath regd. Rathfriland; wife of Ebenezer McKee; mother of John b. 1871 CR
Miss
Margaret
WEIR . Killinchy daughter of Alexander Weir; a widow; married Robert Sinclair 20 Oct 1862 CR
Miss Margaret WEIR . Newry aged 24 married William McCullough 15 Feb 1853 CR
Miss Margaret WEIR . Newry wife of Francis Campbell; mother of Charlotte Alice b. 1866 & Walter b. 1868 & Lucy b. 1871 CR
Miss Maria WEIR . Magheralin married William Sherra 6 Jan 1822 at Magheralin Church of Ireland PR
Dr. Marshall WEIR M.D; J.P. Dromore of Clanwilliam House; husband of Jane Harrison; father of Maude Louisa b. 18 May 1865 & William Mortimer Weir b. 16 Nov 1868 & Marshall Leopold Hall Wer b. 19 Jul 1870 & Alice b. 21 Apr 1873 ; appointed as a magistrate 4 Jan 188; , physician & surgeon, in charge of dispensary & executive sanitary officer in 1862 & 1886 CR; RNPHCPI; POD
Miss Martha WEIR . Drumgooland daughter of David Weir; aged 19, married Hans Hamilton 20 Aug 1850; mother of William John b. 1869 (regd. Ballyward) BVR; CR
Miss
Mary Jane
WIER
.
Aghaderg
regd. Loughbrickland; wife of Andrew Tweedy; mother of Mary Jane b. 1868
CR
Miss Mary WEIR . Clonduff daughter of John Weir; married Patrick Tolles 15 Oct 1850 CR
Miss Mary Ann WEIR . Donaghcloney daughter of Henry Weir (a weaver of Waringstown ) ; aged 21 married George Craig 10 Apr 1852 at Waringstown Church of Ireland CR
Miss Mary WEIR . Drumgooland daughter of William Weir; married Robert Trusdale 15 Oct 1862 ; mother of Mary b. 1868 & Margaret b. 1870 (regd. Ballyward) CR
. Mary A. WEIR . Knockbreda of 36 Ravenhill Rd, East Belfast in 1902 POD
Miss Mary WEIR . Moira daughter of Charles Weir ; married Hugh Patterson 15 Sep 1860 CR
Miss Mary Ann WEIR . Moira wife of Charles Douglass; mother of Elizabeth b. 1865 CR
Miss Mary Jane

WEIR/ WEAR

. Moira wife of Joseph Hawthorn; mother of Robert b. 1870 & Joseph Edward b. 1868 & James Thomas b. 1872 CR
Miss Mary WEIR . Newry wife of David Clark; mother of William b. 1868 CR
Miss Mary WEAR . Newtownards of Newtownards;bpt. 4 mar 1849 at 1st Newtownards Presbyterian Church- no parents listed PR
Mrs. Mary WEIR . Newtownards daughter of John Bell; a widow; married James Miller 15 Oct 1853 CR
Miss Mary Ann WEIR . Newtownards mother of John b. 24 May 1866 CR
Miss
Mary Jane
WEAR. WEIR . Seapatrick regd. Banbridge; wife of Joseph Penny; mother of Agnes b. 1871 & Joseph b. 1873 CR
. Matthew WIER . Drumballyroney father of George bpt. 5 Feb 1826 at Ballyroney Presbyterian Church PR
Miss Me(r)rion

VEIR/ NEIR

. Knockbreda regd. Castlereagh; wife of James McClure ; mother of James b. 1872 & William Alexander b. 1874 CR
. Nathaniel WEIR . Donaghmore husband of Anna; father of Joseph Weir & Mrs. Anna McNeilly ; gravestone in Donaghmore parish graveyard dated Jul 1862 ; buried with Nathaniel David Weir (d. 5 Mar 1847 aged 5) AIPD
Nathaniel WEIR Newry of 12 Hill Street, Newry; charity donation in 1836; an attorney in 1846 V3 p99,103 OSM; POD
. Nathaniel WEIR . Newry husband of Esther Glenny ; father of Margaret Anne b. 5 Jun 1872 CR
. Nathaniel WEIR . Newry a provision dealer from 30 & 32 Upper Water Street in 1881 POD
. Nicholas WEIR . Kilcoo husband of Isabella Grogan ; father of Edward bpt. 23 Oct 1793 at Bryansford Church of Ireland PR
. Noble WEIR . Tullylish son of John Weir ; aged 20 married Mary Anne Weir (aged 18, daughter of John Weir) 7 Sep 1855 in Knocknamuckly CR
. Richard WEIR . Warrenpoint husband of Sarah Brown ; father of Mary b. 23 Aug 1870 CR
.
Robert
WIER
.
Aghaderg
regd. Loughbrickland; husband of Anna Jane Beaty; father of David b. 28 Oct 1871
CR
.
Robert
WEIR . Dromara married Susanna Aicken 23 Apr 1824 at Dromara 1st Presbyterian Church PR
. Robert WEIR . Drumballyroney husband of Agnes/ Nancy McCredy; father of James b. 20 Sep & bpt. 1 Oct 1835 & Robert bpt. 10 Dec 1835 (sic) & Margaret b. 21 May & bpt. 28 Jun 1840 & Robert b. 13 Jun & bpt. 15 Jul 1842 at Ballyroney Presbyterian Church PR
. Robert WEIR . Hillsborough husband of Margaret Jane Stewart; father of William John b. 1 Dec 1870 CR
. Robert WEIR . Hillsborough husband of Margaret Jane Quail; father of Robert Henry b. 7 Feb 1874 CR
. Robert WEIR . Knockbreda of 9 Albertbridge Rd, East Belfast; a fruiterer in 1902 POD
.
Robert
WEIR . Magheralin married Charlotte Armstrong 12 Nov 1841 at Magheralin Church of Ireland PR
.
Robert
WIER
.
Newry
a mason; died 1765; buried St. Patrick's Church of Ireland graveyard
MIs
. Robert WIER Newry of Doran's Hill ; father of Dorothea bpt. 27 Mar 1812 at Old Newry Non Subscribing Presbyterian Church PR
Miss Rose Ann WEIR . Drumgooland daughter of Archibald Weir ; aged 26 married William McMullen 11 Mar 1847 CR
Rev. Samuel WEIR . Dromore minister of Dromore Methodist Church 1883-1886 MCIDM
. Samuel WIER . Drumballyroney father of James bpt. 28 Feb 1823 at Ballyroney Presbyterian Church PR
. Samuel WEIR . Drumbeg will probated 1829, executor was Thomas Weir of Old Forge IIW #67631
. Samuel WEIR . Drumgath married Mary Sparks in Rathfriland Presbyterian Church in 1783 PR; LDS film #824282
. Samuel WEIR . Magheradrool of Magheraknock; an elder of Ballynahinch 2nd Presbyterian Church 20 Oct 1829 EPC p11
. Samuel WEIR . Newry a whitesmith from 3 Basin Walk in 1846 & 1852 POD
. Samuel WEIR . Newry a painter & glazier from 15 Hill Street in 1852 POD
. Samuel WEIR . Newry son of Samuel Weir; aged 36 married Margaret Wharton 19 Jan 1860; father of William b. 27 Jun 1870 & John b. 13 Jul 1872 CR
. Samuel WEIR . Newry of Cloughanramer; owned 90 acres in 1876; died 22 May 1878 aged 68; husband of Margaret Ann; father of Joseph; buried St. Patrick's Church of Ireland graveyard LOI;MIs
.
Samuel
WIER
.
Seapatrick & Donaghmore
son of Joseph Weir; married Margaret McCreedy 17 Jan 1860 in Banbridge; father of Sarah b. 30 Jan 1870 & Mary b. 23 Oct 1872 (regd. Donaghmore)
CR
. Samuel John WEIR . Shankill son of Andrew Weir ; aged 22 married Rose Ann McParlan 28 Apr 1867 CR
Miss Sarah Ann WEIR . Drumgath of Barnmeen; will probated 23 Oct 1841 IIW #67628
Miss Sarah Ann WEIR . Newry wife of William Cooper; mother of Joseph b. 1868 CR
Miss Sarah WEIR . Seapatrick daughter of James Weir; aged 20, married Thomas Craig 6 May 1850; mother of John b. 1869 & Thomas b. 1872 (regd. Banbridge) BVR; CR
Miss Sarah Jane WEIR . Seapatrick regd. Banbridge; wife of Thomas Gore ; mother of Thomas Moses b. 1872 CR
Miss Susanna WEIR . Drumgooland daughter of George Weir ; married John Freeman 13 Nov 1860 CR
Miss Susannah WEIR . Drumgooland regd. Ballyward; wife of Samuel Kerr; mother of Robert James b. 1868 & William John b. 1871 CR
Miss Susanna WEIR . Kilkeel wife of John Cousins of Kilkeel; mother of Robert b. 4 Apr & bpt. 15 Apr 1843 at Mourne Presbyterian Church PR
. Susan WEIR . Kilkeel sponsor at the baptism of Bernard, son of B. Rooney & Ann Cunningham 27 Oct 1848 at Lower Mourne Catholic Church PR
.
T.
WEIR . ? from south Down; served with 'D' Company, 13th Battalion , Royal Irish Rifles in 1st World War RCDJB p35
.
Thomas
WIER
WEIR
.
Aghaderg
regd. Loughbrickland; husband of Rachel Bigham; father of Thomas b. 17 Apr 1869 & Mary Jane b. 16 Jun 1871
CR
.
Thomas
WIER
.
Aghaderg
regd. Loughbrickland; husband of Annie Byrns; father of Maggy Ann b. 12 Jun 1871
CR
. Thomas WEIR . Donaghcloney served in 1st World War- memorial photo
. Thomas WEIR . Drumgooland regd. Ballyward; husband of Margaret Jane Adair; father of female child b. 1870 & Martha b. 31 May 1872 CR
. Thomas WEIR . Hillsborough husband of Fanny McCoy; father of Mary b. 19 Nov 1869 CR
. Thomas WEIR . Hillsborough husband of Ann McConnell; father of Sarah b. 10 Aug 1871 CR
. Thomas WEIR .
Knockbreda
regd. Castlereagh; husband of Ann Jane Sterling; father of female twins b. 3 Dec 1869 CR
. Thomas WEIR . Magheradrool of Dromore St, Ballynahinch; a grocer, coal & hardware merchant in 1910; b/w photo of shop & men available POD; BIT p36
. Thomas WEIR . Newry son of Thomas weir ; aged 35 married Sarah Livingstone 28 Jul 1855 CR
. Thomas WEIR . Newry husband of Anna Hanna; father of Sarah Jane b. 16 Dec 1869 & Samuelb. 7 Mar 1871 CR
. Thomas WEIR . Newry a saddler & harness maker from 41 Lower North Street in 1881 POD
. Thomas WEIR . Seapatrick regd. Banbridge;husband of Lind Hunter; father of Dinah b. 3 Apr 1865 CR
W.H. WEIR . Holywood of Church View; assistant secretary of Holywood Golf Club 1907-8 & on committee of hon. librarian of Holywood News Room in 1910 POD
. Walter WIER Newry of High St, Newry ; father of Anne bpt. 6 Mar 1809 & Thomas bpt. 7 May 1811 at Old Newry Non Subscribing Presbyterian Church PR
. William

WEIR

. ? will probated 1763 IIW V4 p155
. William

WEIR

. ? will probated 1837 IIW V4 p155
.
William
WEIR . ? born Co. Down; a labourer ; a Protestant ; aged 27, joined the Royal Irish Constabulary (service #22336) on 1 Oct 1857 ; posted to Donegal Jan 1858 FHL # 856058
. William WEIR . ? from mid Down; served with 'C' Company, 13th Battalion Royal Irish Rifles in 1st World War RCDJB p33
. William WEIR . Ballyculter of Ballyculter; son of Inspector of Post Offices; Church of Ireland; enrolled in Ballyculter school 15 Sep 1909 Inv 2001 p 62
. William D. WEIR . Bangor of Mossvale, Seacliff Rd , Bangor in 1901 POD
. William WEIR . Clonduff of Cavan ; leased a house in 1863 from Elizabeth Hollingsworth GV
. William WEIR junior & Co. Donaghadee sewed muslin manufacturers with agent William Brown in Main St, Donaghadee in 1852 POD
. William WEIR . Donaghcloney a weaver of Tullyheron ; son of William Weir (a farmer ) ; aged 21 married Mary Stewart 17 Nov 1869 CR
. William WEIR . Donaghcloney regd. Waringstown; husband of Eliza Jane Carson ; father of Mary Jane b. 16 Mar 1872 CR
. William WEIR . Drumballyroney father of John bpt. 30 Aug 1826 bpt. Ballyroney Presbyterian Church PR
. William WEIR . Drumballyroney husband of Mary Jordan/ Jardine ; father of George b. 4 Aug & bpt. 12 Sep 1828 & William bpt. 1 Mar 1834 & James b.5 Jun & bpt. 16 Jun 1836 & Margaret b. 2 Mar & bpt. 3 Apr 1840 & Agnes b. Mar & bpt. 5 Aug 1843 at Ballyroney Presbyterian Church PR
. William WEIR . Drumgath parish clerk at Rathfriland Church of Ireland in 1824 POD
.
William
WIER/ WEIR
.
Drumgooland
regd. Ballyward; husband of Nancy Cowan; father of John b. 27 Jul 1868 & George b. 22 Dec 1870
CR
. William WEIR B.A. R.U.I. Dundonald principal at National School in 1902 POD
William WEIR . Holywood secretary & collector for Holywood Gas Co. in 1910 POD
. William WEIR . Kilkeel of Derryogue ; husband of Ann Jane Ormsby ; father of Eliza Ann b. 3 Apr & bpt. 6 May 1849 at Mourne Presbyterian Church PR
. William WIER . Kilmegan will probated 1837, executor was A. Wier of Castlewellan IIW #68702
. William WEIR .
Knockbreda
regd. Ballymacarrett; husband of Mary Ann Robinson; father of Mary b. 7 Nov 1867 CR
.
William
WEIR
.
Magheralin & Moira
a weaver; a widower; son of John Weir (a weaver); married Ann Jane Vance 9 Dec 1859 at Magheralin Church of Ireland ; father of Hanah b. 27 Jan 1869 & Robert John b. 10 Dec 1870 & Elizabeth b. 29 Aug 1872 (regd. Moira)
CR
. William John WEIR . Moira married Jane Dawson 20 Feb 1845 at Moira Church of Ireland PR
.
William
WEIR
.
Moira
husband of Mary Ann Robinson ; father of James b. 4 Apr 1869
CR
.
William
WIER
.
Newry
died 14 Feb 1781 aged 68; father of Mrs Ann Clarke; buried St. Patrick's Church of Ireland graveyard
MIs
. William WEIR . Newry died 2 Mar 1848 aged 62; husband of Margaret; buried St. Patrick's Church of Ireland graveyard MIs
. William WEIR . Newry son of Thomas Weir; aged 26, married Jane Savage 28 Aug 1863 ; father of Mary Margaret b. 10 Jun 1865 & Martha b. 2 Apr 1869 & Elizabeth Jane b. 19 Apr 1871 & Annie b. 1 Jul 1873 BVR; CR
. William WEIR  . Newtownards husband of Agnes Clarke ; father of Laurance b. 26 May & bpt. 26 Jun 1917 at Greenwell Street Presbyterian Church, Newtownards PR
. William WEIR . Seapatrick son of John Weir ; married Elizabeth Menary 11 May 1847 CR
. William WEIR . Seapatrick died 7 Nov 1852 aged 27; buried Scarva Street Presbyterian graveyard, Banbridge MIs
. William WEIR . Seapatrick regd. Banbridge;husband of Mary Vaughan; father of Isaac b. 12 Mar 1868 CR
. William WEAR
.
Tullylish of Stramore; badly worn gravestone c. 1800 in Tullylish graveyard MIs
. William WIER . Tullylish will probated 1836, executor was J. Wier of Lenaderg IIW #68703
Mr. William WEIR . Tullylish & Seapatrick of Lenaderg; a linen manufacturer in Banbridge in 1824; will probated 1836; his widow died 13 Jan 1843 at Lenaderg Cottage ; death notice 21 Jan 1843 POD; IIW V4 p155; DR
. Wilson WEIR . Annahilt husband of Margaret Jane Bigham; father of Andrew b. 4 Dec 1869 CR
. Wilson WEIR/ WIER . Bangor of Ballymagee St, Bangor; employee at Bangor Gas Works in 1901; photo available POD; Bangor p 81


Last Updated September 2014
By Ros Davies