1-5 of 5 Results  for:

  • Presbyterian Church in Ireland x
  • Results with images only x
Clear all

Article

Armour, James Brown (1841–1928), minister of the Presbyterian Church in Ireland, was born on 20 January 1841 in the townland of Lisboy, near Ballymoney, co. Antrim, the youngest of the six children of William Armour (1795?–1864), farmer, and his wife, Jane Brown, daughter of ...

Article

Cooke [formerly Macook, Cook], Henry (1788–1868), minister of the Presbyterian Church in Ireland, was born on 11 May 1788, the fourth and youngest child of Jane Howe, the second wife of John Macook, a tenant farmer of the Grillagh, near Maghera, in ...

Article

McCracken, Mary Ann (1770–1866), social reformer, was born on 8 July 1770 at 39 High Street, Belfast, the sixth of the seven children of Captain John McCracken (1721–1803), a master mariner with entrepreneurial interests, and his wife, Ann Joy (1730–1814). Mary Ann was the sister of the United Irishman ...

Article

Pirrie, William James, Viscount Pirrie (1847–1924), shipbuilder and shipowner, was born on 24 May 1847 in Quebec, the son of James Alexander Pirrie and Elizabeth Margaret Swan Montgomery. James Pirrie was the son of Captain William Pirrie, a Belfast shipowner and harbour commissioner, and had moved to ...

Article

Smyth, Richard (1826–1878), minister of the Presbyterian Church in Ireland and politician, the son of Hugh Smyth, a farmer, of Carncullogh, near Dervock, co. Antrim, and his wife, Sarah Anne Wray, was born at Carncullogh on 4 October 1826. As a child he suffered from rheumatic fever. He was educated locally and at the ...