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Descendants of Neil MCDAID (1793-1873) of Douglas, Ardstraw Parish

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Descendants of Neil MCDAID (1793-1873) of Douglas, Ardstraw Parish

Posted: 7 Jan 2003 7:49PM GMT
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Descendants of Neil MCDAID

Generation No. 1

1. Neil1 MCDAID was born 1793 in Co. Tyrone, Ireland (Source: Calculated; age at death, Note: Irish death certificates sometimes rounded age to the nearest decade.), and died 24 December 1873 in Douglas, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland (Source: Ireland VR, Death.). He married Mary Abt. 1835 in Co. Tyrone, Ireland. She was born 1808 in Co. Tyrone, Ireland, and died 24 September 1873 in Douglas, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland (Source: Ireland VR, Death.).

Notes for Neil MCDAID:
Death Certificate:
Neil McDaid, d. 24th December 1873 in Douglas, male, widower, 80 years, Labourer, James McDaid present at death in Knockiniller.

Index to Griffith's Valuation of Ireland, 1848-1864
Neal McDaid, head of the household at Knockiniller, Ardstraw Parish, Tyrone.

Griffith's Grand Jury Valuation 1859
Knockiniller (Ref. map 4 b)
Neal McDaid, occupier; William Dick, lessor; House £0. 10sh 0d.
(Note: individuals who had no land are usually known as "cottiers.")

Index to Tithe Applotment Books, 1823-1838
Neil McDade, Tyrone, Camus Parish, Evish, 1828.

Mac Daibheid = McDaid

Notes for Mary:
Death Certificate:
Mary McDaid, d. 24th September 1873 in Douglas, female, married, 65 years, Labourer's wife, Hugh McDaid present at death in Douglas.

Children of Neil MCDAID and Mary are:
+ 2 i. Neal2 MCDAID, born 1836; died 25 July 1880 in Evish, Camus Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland.
+ 3 ii. Patrick MCDAID, born 1839 in of Skinboy, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland; died in Skinboy, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland.
+ 4 iii. James MCDAID, born 1842 in of Drumahoe, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland; died in Knockiniller, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland.
+ 5 iv. John MCDAID, born 1846; died 25 May 1880 in Skinboy, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland.
6 v. Rose MCDAID.
7 vi. Hugh MCDAID, born in Knockiniller Douglas, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland. He married Elizabeth DUFFY 26 July 1882 in Newtownstewart, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland.

Marriage Notes for Hugh MCDAID and Elizabeth DUFFY:
Marriage Certificate:
Hugh McDaid, full age, Bachelor, Dealer, of Douglas Bridge, m. Elizabeth Duffy, full age, Spinster, of Douglas Bridge, July 26th 1882 at RC Chapel in Newtownstewart. Husband's father, Neal McDaid, Scutcher; wife's father, Bernard Duffy, Shoe Maker. Witnesses, Hugh McCrossan and Kate McCrossan.

+ 8 vii. Thomas MCDAID, born 1854 in Knockiniller Douglas, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland; died 25 March 1907 in Bearney, Camus Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland.


Generation No. 2

2. Neal2 MCDAID (Neil1) was born 1836, and died 25 July 1880 in Evish, Camus Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland. He married Bridget MCGLINCHEY.

Child of Neal MCDAID and Bridget MCGLINCHEY is:
9 i. Rose3 MCDAID, born 19 January 1877.


3. Patrick2 MCDAID (Neil1) was born 1839 in of Skinboy, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland, and died in Skinboy, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland. He married Isabella DEVLIN 14 March 1864 in Newtownstewart, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland. She was born 1844 in of Skinboy, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland, and died 06 December 1915 in Skinboy, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland.

Marriage Notes for Patrick MCDAID and Isabella DEVLIN:
Marriage Certificate:
Patrick McDaid, age 25, Bachelor, Hackler, of Skanbouy, m. Isabella Devlin, age 20, Spinster, Hackler, of Skanbouy, March 14th 1864 at RC Chapel in Newtownstewart. Husband's father, Neal McDaid, Hackler; wife's father, Edward Devlin, Hackler. Witnesses, John Devlin, Patrick Devlin, John McDaid, and William Cark.

Note: A hackler is a person who used a toothed implement (a hackle) to separate the coarse part of the flax

Children of Patrick MCDAID and Isabella DEVLIN are:
10 i. Susanna3 MCDAID, born Bef. 01 July 1865 in Skinboy, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland.
11 ii. Mary MCDAID, born Bef. 12 November 1866 in Skinboy, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland; died in Skinboy, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland.
12 iii. Nancy MCDAID, born Bef. 04 July 1869 in Skinboy, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland.
13 iv. Mary MCDAID, born Bef. 31 March 1872 in Skinboy, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland.
14 v. Margaret MCDAID, born Bef. 29 November 1874 in Skinboy, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland.
15 vi. Thomas MCDAID, born Bef. 13 May 1877 in Skinboy, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland.
16 vii. Bridget MCDAID, born Bef. 20 July 1879 in Skinboy, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland. She married John MCCALLION 29 April 1897 in Newtownstewart, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland.
17 viii. Neal MCDAID, born Bef. 26 March 1882 in Skinboy, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland.


4. James2 MCDAID (Neil1) was born 1842 in of Drumahoe, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland, and died in Knockiniller, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland. He married Margaret BROGAN 01 September 1867 in Newtownstewart, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland. She was born 1840 in Gallon Lower, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland, and died in Knockiniller, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland.

Marriage Notes for James MCDAID and Margaret BROGAN:
Marriage Certificate:
James McDaid, age 25, Bachelor, Scutcher, of Drumahoe, m. Margaret Brogan, age 27, Spinster, of Lr. Gallon, September 1st 1867 at RC Chapel in Newtownstewart. Husband's father, Neal McDaid, Scutcher; wife's father, John Brogan, Farmer. Witnesses, John Kelly and William Conway.

Children of James MCDAID and Margaret BROGAN are:
18 i. Elizabeth Jane3 MCDAID, born Bef. 05 July 1868 in Knockiniller, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland; died Abt. 1950 in Gallon Sessiagh, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland. She married William MORRIS 23 April 1893 in Newtownstewart, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland; born Abt. 1871 in Gallon Sessiagh, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland; died Abt. 1931 in Gallon Sessiagh, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland.
19 ii. John MCDAID, born Bef. 23 April 1871 in Knockiniller, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland. He married Margaret QUINN 04 February 1909 in Newtownstewart, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland; born Bef. 20 September 1874 in Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland.
20 iii. James MCDAID, born Bef. 11 January 1874 in Knockiniller, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland.
21 iv. Mary MCDAID, born Bef. 01 April 1877 in Knockiniller, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland.


5. John2 MCDAID (Neil1) was born 1846, and died 25 May 1880 in Skinboy, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland. He married Nancy HAGEN Abt. 1864 in poss. Camus Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland.

Children of John MCDAID and Nancy HAGEN are:
22 i. Thomas3 MCDAID, born Bef. 04 December 1864 in Skinboy, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland.
23 ii. Charles MCDAID, born Bef. 03 June 1866 in Skinboy, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland.
24 iii. Rose Anne MCDAID, born Bef. 23 February 1868 in Skinboy, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland.
25 iv. John MCDAID, born Bef. 27 February 1870 in Skinboy, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland.
26 v. Mary MCDAID, born Bef. 10 December 1871 in Skinboy, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland.
27 vi. Hugh MCDAID, born Bef. 01 July 1874 in Skinboy, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland. He married Mary Josephine MCFADDEN 22 February 1911 in Newtownstewart, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland.
28 vii. Peter Paul MCDAID, born Bef. 01 July 1874 in Skinboy, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland.
29 viii. Elizabeth MCDAID, born Bef. 05 March 1876 in Skinboy, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland.
30 ix. Peter MCDAID, born Bef. 07 December 1879 in Skinboy, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland.


8. Thomas2 MCDAID (Neil1) was born 1854 in Knockiniller Douglas, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland (Source: Calculated; age at death.), and died 25 March 1907 in Bearney, Camus Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland (Source: Ireland VR, Death.). He married Isabella MCBRIDE 12 November 1878 in Newtownstewart, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland (Source: Ireland VR, Marriage.), daughter of Francis MCBRIDE and Anne BROGAN. She was born 1863 in Gallon Upper, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland (Source: Calculated; age at death.), and died 18 August 1906 in Bearney, Camus Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland (Source: Ireland VR, Death.).

Notes for Thomas MCDAID:
1901 Census, Bearney Glebe, Camus Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland, District 131/1, page 31:
Thomas McDaid, head, 48, Laboury, Tyrone; Bella, wife, 38, Housekeeper, Tyrone; Mary, dau., 19, Spinner, Tyrone; Annie, dau., 17, Spinner, Tyrone; Bella, dau., 15, Spinner, Tyrone; Susan, dau., 14, Spinner, Tyrone; Neil, son, 11, At School, Tyrone; Cassie, dau., 7, At School, Tyrone;

Death Certificate:
Thomas McDaid, d. 25th March 1907 in Bearney, male, widower, 49 years, Labourer, Died suddenly no medical attendant, Annie McDaid daughter present at death in Bearney.

Scutcher - A person who beat the flax to soften the straw in the bundles.

Thomas McDaid and Isabella McBride were married in St. Eugene's at Glenock. The following children were baptized there:
Mary McDaid 11 Jan 1880; sponsors: Francis McBride, Mary McBride
Ann McDaid 21 May 1882; sponsors: Ann Brogan
Isabella McDaid 15 Jun 1884; sponsors: Thomas McDaid, Rose McDaid
Susan McDaid 12 Dec 1896; sponsors: Francis McBride, Rose McDaid
Neal McDaid 22 Dec 1889; sponsors: Edward McLaughlin, Catherine McBride
Catherine McDaid 31 Dec 1892; sponsors: Anne McBride

Notes for Isabella MCBRIDE:
Death Certificate:
Bella McDaid, d. 18th August 1906 in Bearney, female, married, 43 years, Labourer's wife, Pulmonary Tuberculosis Exhaustion Certified, Thomas McDaid widower present at death in Bearney.

Marriage Notes for Thomas MCDAID and Isabella MCBRIDE:
Marriage Certificate:
Thomas McDaid, full age, a Scutcher, of Douglas Bridge, m. Isabella McBride, full age, of Gallon, 12 Nov 1878 at RC Chapel in Newtownstewart. Husband's father, Neal McDaid, Scutcher; wife's father, Francis McBride, Labourer. Witnesses, Hugh McCrossan and Denis O'Donnell.

(Note the RC Chapel in Newtownstewart is called St. Eugene's Church Glenock, East Ardstraw Parish.)

Children of Thomas MCDAID and Isabella MCBRIDE are:
31 i. Mary3 MCDAID, born 05 January 1880 in Dooley, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland; died in Co. Tyrone, Ireland.

Notes for Mary MCDAID:
Unmarried; no issue.

32 ii. Ann MCDAID, born 20 May 1882 in Drumnahoe, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland; died in Co. Tyrone, Ireland. She married Patrick MCCALLION 19 April 1908 in Melmount, Camus on Mourne Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland; born Bef. 16 March 1878 in Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland.
33 iii. Isabella (Bella) MCDAID, born 07 June 1884 in Drumnahoe, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland; died 15 September 1939 in Shemogue, New Brunswick, Canada. She married John MCANENA 12 February 1917 in Newtownstewart, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland; born 05 May 1888 in Newtownstewart, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland; died 07 December 1970 in Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada.

Notes for Isabella (Bella) MCDAID:
Migrated to New Brunswick, Canada in April 1929.

34 iv. Susan MCDAID, born Bef. 12 December 1886 in Drumnahoe, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland; died Abt. 1945 in Clydebank, Dumbarton, Scotland. She married Patrick MCFADDEN; born Bef. 01 October 1882 in Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland; died 07 November 1918 in Dourlers, France (in battle).

Notes for Patrick MCFADDEN:
Patrick McFADDEN was a Private in the 6th Bn., Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers in WWI. He was the son of Patrick and Margaret (nee Campbell) McFadden, of Newtownstewart, Co. Tyrone; and the husband of Susan McFadden, of 6, Napier St., Yoker, Clydebank, Glasgow. He was killed in battle in the last week of the war and was buried in DOURLERS COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION Nord, France grave number I. C. 24.

35 v. Neil MCDAID, born Bef. 22 December 1889 in Drumnahoe, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland; died Abt. 1975 in Castlederg, Co. Tyrone, Ireland. He married Catherine MCGLINCHEY.
36 vi. Catherine MCDAID, born 23 December 1892 in Knockiniller Douglas, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland; died 06 September 1985 in Smithtown, New York (Source: (1) New York VR, Death., (2) Social Security Death Index, 055-52-3667.). She married Edward John O'DONNELL 01 August 1916 in Belfast, Co. Antrim, Ireland (Source: Ireland VR, Marriage.); born 13 January 1894 in Urbalreagh, Ardstraw Parish, Co. Tyrone, Ireland (Source: Ireland VR, Birth.); died 26 April 1950 in Astoria, New York (Source: New York City VR, Death, Queens #3989.).

Notes for Catherine MCDAID:
Baptismal Record:
Catherine McDaid, bapt. 31-Dec-92; daughter of Thomas McDaid and Bella (McBride) McDaid
by the Rev. W K O'Doherty; Sponsor, Anne McBride
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