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From: Sharon Oddie Brown <>
Subject: Re: [S-I] Web site reactivated for ORR, and the Reformation.
Date: Wed, 14 Jul 2010 10:17:50 -0700
I just peeked at your new web site. Do you have any material on the
connections between the JACKSONs and ORRs in Co. Down? I am wanting to
learn more about the records mentioned at PRONI T808:Down will made 23
August 1723 proved 4 March 1723.
Joubert JACKSON of Newtown, County Down. To be buried in the Mevilla
churchyard. Wife Anna's JACKSON alias KELL and three daughters Sarah
Janet and Anne JACKSON all minors and unmarried, legacies to Gilbert
JACKSON son of James JACKSON. Gilbert ORE [ORR] son of James ORE [Orr].
The deed of the meeting house that I and James Thompson have. £10 to
rebuild Newton meeting house. Executors wife Annas JACKSON, James
JACKSON and John Thompson. Witnesses: James Thompson; James Thompson;
and James Catherwood. Inventory 10 October 1724 taken by James ORR
Senior and James Orr Junior. Freehold of house in Newtown and lease of
Ballysceach. Leather and &c in tanyard.
PS There is tons of new JACKSON material up on my web site. CHeck out
Whats New at http://www.thesilverbowl.com/misc/whatsnew.htm
Sharon Oddie Brown Roberts Creek, BC, Canada. History Project:
http://www.thesilverbowl.com/ Some Become Flowers:
http://www.harbourpublishing.com/title/SomeBecomeFlowers Family Tree:
On 14/07/2010 7:31 AM, Brian Orr wrote:
> Hi Linda and List
> Been away from the list for a couple of years writing some books. However, I have reactivated my ORR web site www.orrnamestudy.com which has information about the Ulster Scots , the Ulster Pedigree and ORR DNA etc.
> My other web site www.thereformation.info has information inter alia about the Protestant reformation in Europe, the Scottish Reformation, Presbyterians, and migration of Scots to Ulster and the world; sections on the Covenanters who flitted between Scotland and Ulster during the 17C and their persecution for being Presbyterians etc.
> Brian Orr
> Always wanted to be a Neanderthal, been called it enough times !!
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