Hugh worked on the railway as a railway fitter in Stranorlar when he first arrived he was married to Margaret McLaughlin in 1878 who was also from Ballymena. He was widowed and married Catherine Rutherford from Stranorlar. He was born in Deerfin in Ballymena son of Hugh and Mary nee 0 Hara His father Hugh was born in Ballymena circa 1830. Was your Mary also the daughter of Hugh and Mary He had two sons called Henry one to his first wife he died when he was about 12 years old and the second one to his second wife Catherine. I visited their grave in Stranorlar graveyard last year. The census for Stranorlar in 1901 and 1911 shows that Hugh Patrick Laverty worked on the railways and he died in 1929.