The Irish Merediths

Meredith families who settled in Ireland and their descendants

Person Page 261

George Valentine MEREDITH

M, #6501, b. 2 September 1907, d. 1995

Parents

FatherWilliam John MEREDITH b. 17 Jun 1864, d. 9 Jul 1927
MotherSarah Bell CAMPBELL b. 25 Dec 1867, d. 21 Nov 1927

Biography

George Valentine MEREDITH was born on 2 Sep 1907 in Mullantur, Tandragee, Co. Armagh.1 He died in 1995, at age ~88.

Connections

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Citations

  1. [S1462] Irish Civil Records of Births, Marriages and Deaths, database: https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
Last Edited23 May 2017

William John WILLIAMSON

M, #6502

Biography

William John WILLIAMSON and Bertha Louisa Caroline MEREDITH were married on 13 Sep 1909 in Ballymore Parish Church, Co. Armagh.1
He was a Policeman, the son of Robert Williamson, a Farmer.

Connections

Family Line:Armagh Merediths
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Citations

  1. [S1462] Irish Civil Records of Births, Marriages and Deaths, database: https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
Last Edited13 May 2017

Edward Alexander Meredith DONALD

M, #6503, b. 18 May 1910

Parents

FatherGeorge DONALD b. ca. 1864
MotherMary Jane MEREDITH b. ca. 1864

Biography

Edward Alexander Meredith DONALD was born on 18 May 1910 in 49 Old Park Road, Belfast.1

Connections

Family Line:Armagh Merediths
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Citations

  1. [S1462] Irish Civil Records of Births, Marriages and Deaths, database: https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
Last Edited13 May 2017

-?- COBURN

M, #6504, b. 1 September 1910

Parents

FatherJohn Robert COBURN b. ca. 1864
MotherLucinda Ellen MEREDITH b. 27 Nov 1866

Biography

-?- COBURN was born on 1 Sep 1910 in Tandragee, IrelandG.1

Connections

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Citations

  1. [S1462] Irish Civil Records of Births, Marriages and Deaths, database: https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
Last Edited13 May 2017

John Percival Alexander MEREDITH

M, #6505, b. 28 May 1912, d. 5 September 1992

Parents

FatherWilliam John MEREDITH b. 17 Jun 1864, d. 9 Jul 1927
MotherSarah Bell CAMPBELL b. 25 Dec 1867, d. 21 Nov 1927

Biography

John Percival Alexander MEREDITH was born on 28 May 1912 in 61 Bridge Street, Portadown.1 He died on 5 Sep 1992, at age 80.2 He was buried in Acton (Old) Graveyard.2

Child

SonPercy John MEREDITH b. ca. 1949, d. 9 Oct 1974

Connections

Family Line:Armagh Merediths
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Citations

  1. [S1462] Irish Civil Records of Births, Marriages and Deaths, database: https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
  2. [S1857] Poyntzpass and District Local History Society; http://www.poyntzpass.co.uk/Before_I_Forget/2000_No_8/Acton_Old_Graveyard_Headstone_Inscriptions.pdf
Last Edited13 May 2017

Grace Evelyn CLOUGHLEY

F, #6506, b. 13 January 1898

Parents

FatherSamuel CLOUGHLEY b. 4 Aug 1865, d. 23 May 1918
MotherSusan MEREDITH b. 20 Mar 1869, d. aft. 1918

Biography

Grace Evelyn CLOUGHLEY was born on 13 Jan 1898 in 21 Rushfield Avenue, Belfas.1

Connections

Family Line:Armagh Merediths
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Citations

  1. [S1462] Irish Civil Records of Births, Marriages and Deaths, database: https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
Last Edited13 May 2017

Robert James CLOUGHLEY

M, #6507, b. 5 July 1896

Parents

FatherSamuel CLOUGHLEY b. 4 Aug 1865, d. 23 May 1918
MotherSusan MEREDITH b. 20 Mar 1869, d. aft. 1918

Biography

Robert James CLOUGHLEY was born on 5 Jul 1896 in 102 Rugby Avenue, Belfast.1

Connections

Family Line:Armagh Merediths
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Citations

  1. [S1462] Irish Civil Records of Births, Marriages and Deaths, database: https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
Last Edited13 May 2017

Esther DONALD

F, #6508, b. 24 September 1894

Parents

FatherGeorge DONALD b. ca. 1864
MotherMary Jane MEREDITH b. ca. 1864

Biography

Esther DONALD was born on 24 Sep 1894 in 49 Mountview Street, Belfast.1

Connections

Family Line:Armagh Merediths
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Citations

  1. [S1462] Irish Civil Records of Births, Marriages and Deaths, database: https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
Last Edited13 May 2017

Alfred DONALD

M, #6509, b. 29 August 1899

Parents

FatherGeorge DONALD b. ca. 1864
MotherMary Jane MEREDITH b. ca. 1864

Biography

Alfred DONALD was born on 29 Aug 1899 in 49 Mountview Street, Blefast.1

Connections

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Citations

  1. [S1462] Irish Civil Records of Births, Marriages and Deaths, database: https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
Last Edited13 May 2017

Robert DONALD

M, #6510, b. 17 March 1893, d. 8 June 1907

Parents

FatherGeorge DONALD b. ca. 1864
MotherMary Jane MEREDITH b. ca. 1864

Biography

Robert DONALD was born on 17 Mar 1893.1 He died on 8 Jun 1907, at age 14, in 49 Old Park Road, Belfast.1

Connections

Family Line:Armagh Merediths
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Citations

  1. [S1462] Irish Civil Records of Births, Marriages and Deaths, database: https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
Last Edited13 May 2017

William MEREDITH

M, #6512, b. about 1787, d. 1866

Parents

Biography

William MEREDITH was born ca. 1787. He died in 1866 in Banbridge Registration District.
He was a Carpenter according to his son Robert’s marriage certificate. He was enumerated in 1838 the Field Book of the Valuation Office at Mill Street, Ballymore Townland.1

Children

SonJoseph MEREDITH b. ca. 1815, d. aft. 1856
SonWilliam MEREDITH b. ca. 1823, d. aft. 1881
SonGeorge MEREDITH b. bef. 1830
SonRobert MEREDITH b. ca. 1831, d. 25 Jun 1893
DaughterEliza MEREDITH b. bef. 1839

Connections

Family Line:Armagh Merediths
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Citations

  1. [S1858] Valuation Office books 1824-1836, National Archives of Ireland; http://census.nationalarchives.ie/search/vob/index.jsp
Last Edited21 May 2017

-?- MEREDITH

M, #6513

Children

SonGeorge (of Poyntzpass) MEREDITH b. ca. 1777, d. 15 Apr 1872
SonWilliam MEREDITH b. ca. 1787, d. 1866

Connections

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Last Edited13 May 2017

George (of Poyntzpass) MEREDITH1

M, #6514, b. about 1777, d. 15 April 1872

Parents

Biography

George (of Poyntzpass) MEREDITH was born ca. 1777. He and Mary were married. He died on 15 Apr 1872 in Mullantur, Tandragee, Co. Armagh.1
He was a Carpenter. He was enumerated in 1836 the Field Book of the Valuation Office at Federnagh Townland, Ballymore Parish. His will was dated 26 May 1871 and proved on 9 Nov 1872. His four children were living in America at the time of his will.2

Child with Mary

SonJoseph MEREDITH b. ca. 1818, d. 25 Dec 1888

Connections

Family Line:Armagh Merediths
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Citations

  1. [S1856] Will Calendars of the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland; http://apps.proni.gov.uk/DCAL_PRONI_WillsCalendar_IE/WillsSearch.aspx
  2. [S1858] Valuation Office books 1824-1836, National Archives of Ireland; http://census.nationalarchives.ie/search/vob/index.jsp
Last Edited21 May 2017

Mary1

F, #6515

Biography

Mary and George (of Poyntzpass) MEREDITH were married.

Child with George (of Poyntzpass) MEREDITH b. ca. 1777, d. 15 Apr 1872

SonJoseph MEREDITH b. ca. 1818, d. 25 Dec 1888

Connections

Family Line:Armagh Merediths
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Citations

  1. [S1856] Will Calendars of the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland; http://apps.proni.gov.uk/DCAL_PRONI_WillsCalendar_IE/WillsSearch.aspx, - will of George Meredith of Poyntzpass
Last Edited13 May 2017

Joseph MEREDITH

M, #6516, b. about 1818, d. 25 December 1888

Parents

FatherGeorge (of Poyntzpass) MEREDITH b. ca. 1777, d. 15 Apr 1872
MotherMary

Biography

Joseph MEREDITH was born ca. 1818. He and Mary SHANKLIN were married. He died on 25 Dec 1888 in Blenheim Township, Ontario, Canada.
Joseph the son of George Meredith is believed to be the Joseph Meredith whose death was recorded in 1888 in Blenheim, Kent County, Ontario. His death certificate gives his place of birth as Acton, Armagh, Ireland, which is about a mile North of Poyntzpass. He was a Wheelwright.

He was enumerated in the 1861 Canada census at Harwich, Kent County with his wife Mary and daughters Mary and Margaret.

Children with Mary SHANKLIN b. ca. 1836, d. bef. 1871

DaughterMary MEREDITH b. ca. 1858
DaughterMargaret MEREDITH b. ca. 1860
SonGeorge MEREDITH b. ca. 1862
DaughterJane MEREDITH b. ca. 1864
SonWilliam MEREDITH b. ca. 1866
DaughterAnn Eliza MEREDITH b. ca. 1868

Connections

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Last Edited23 May 2017

Eliza MEREDITH

F, #6520, b. before 1839

Parents

FatherWilliam MEREDITH b. ca. 1787, d. 1866

Biography

Eliza MEREDITH was born bef. 1839. She and William TROUTON were married on 23 Apr 1859 in Ballymore Parish Church, Co. Armagh.

Child with William TROUTON

DaughterSarah TROUTON b. 21 May 1869

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Last Edited11 Jan 2018

William TROUTON

M, #6521

Biography

William TROUTON and Eliza MEREDITH were married on 23 Apr 1859 in Ballymore Parish Church, Co. Armagh.
William Trouton was a Carpenter, the son of Thomas Trouton, also a Carpenter.

Child with Eliza MEREDITH b. bef. 1839

DaughterSarah TROUTON b. 21 May 1869

Connections

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Last Edited13 May 2017

Percy John MEREDITH

M, #6522, b. about 1949, d. 9 October 1974

Parents

FatherJohn Percival Alexander MEREDITH b. 28 May 1912, d. 5 Sep 1992

Biography

Percy John MEREDITH was born ca. 1949. He died on 9 Oct 1974.1 He was buried in Acton (Old) Graveyard.1
For further information see the citations below.2

Connections

Family Line:Armagh Merediths
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Citations

  1. [S1857] Poyntzpass and District Local History Society; http://www.poyntzpass.co.uk/Before_I_Forget/2000_No_8/Acton_Old_Graveyard_Headstone_Inscriptions.pdf
  2. [S1859] Private communication from Rev. Ian Meredith
Last Edited11 Oct 2017

Sarah TROUTON

F, #6523, b. 21 May 1869

Parents

FatherWilliam TROUTON
MotherEliza MEREDITH b. bef. 1839

Biography

Sarah TROUTON was born on 21 May 1869 in Tandragee, IrelandG.

Connections

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Last Edited13 May 2017

William MEREDITH

M, #6524, b. about 1823, d. after 1881

Parents

FatherWilliam MEREDITH b. ca. 1787, d. 1866

Biography

William MEREDITH was born ca. 1823 in Tandragee, IrelandG. He and Rachel JOHNSON were married on 29 Feb 1852 in St. Mary’s, Bury, Lancashire. He and Ellen JONES were married on 4 Oct 1874 in Manchester CathedralG. He died aft. 1881.
He was a Coach Builder and Provision Dealer. He was enumerated in 1861 at 4 Parr’s Terrace, Openshaw, with his 1st wife Rachel and his four step-children from her previous marriage. He was enumerated in 1871 in Ashton Road, Openshaw, Lancashire and in 1881 at 100-102 Ashton Old Road.

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Last Edited13 Jun 2020

Rachel JOHNSON

F, #6525, b. about 1823, d. 1873

Biography

Rachel JOHNSON was born ca. 1823 in Kendal, Cumberland. She and Charles OPENSHAW were married on 25 Mar 1838 in Rochdale, Lancashire.1 She and William MEREDITH were married on 29 Feb 1852 in St. Mary’s, Bury, Lancashire. She died in 1873 in Chorlton Registration District, Lancashire.
She was the daughter of Thomas Johnson, a Woolcomber.

Children with Charles OPENSHAW b. ca. 1817, d. 1850

SonJohn OPENSHAW b. ca. 1841
SonThomas OPENSHAW b. ca. 1843
DaughterAnn OPENSHAW b. ca. 1845
SonJames OPENSHAW b. ca. 1849

Connections

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Citations

  1. [S1864] Manchester, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1754-1930. Ancestry.com [database on-line].
Last Edited11 Jan 2018