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Mkelly

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Family history
« on: November 24, 2018, 09:06:29 PM »
Hi looking for anyone who may remember Jean Mckay who lived in Hunter Street from 1930s to 1950s

JimG

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Re: Family history
« Reply #1 on: December 03, 2018, 02:15:16 PM »
I think you are on the wrong section and would get more replies on Belfast; history and memoirs

I started by searching the forum for Hunter Street see top rh corner search button where there sre many I could not search them all, over to you.
http://www.belfastforum.co.uk/index.php/board,5.0.html
 
You could make up lists from street directories of neighbours
http://www.lennonwylie.co.uk/hcomplete1932.htm with special thanks to Mary Lennon
Hunter Street
from 8 Matilda Street to Oswald Street
no McKays
http://www.lennonwylie.co.uk/hcomplete1943.htm
63. McKay, W. J., labourer
http://www.lennonwylie.co.uk/BSD1951.htm
63. McKay, W. J., labourer
same info 9 uears later http://www.lennonwylie.co.uk/hcomplete1960.htm
63. McKay, W. J., labourer

from https://dof.belfastcity.gov.uk/burialsearch/BurialSearch.aspxgrave section T2447 Roselawn Cemetery has two burials  are they yours with William James reduced to William or James
Jean H Mckay Last place of residence 7 Church Rd C'Reagh
Age 71 so b~1904
Date of death 4 June 1975
James Mckay  Last place of residence 7 Church Road C'Reagh
Age 70s b ~1907
Sex NK
Date of death 13 November 1977

I could not find any William james McKay in 1911 census see ttp://www.census.nationalarchives.ie
could this be him in several 1911 census
16 in Buller Street (Clifton, Antrim)
McKay Agnes 32 Female Head of Family Methodist County Antrim Domestic Duties Read and write - Widow
children 1911
McKay James 5 Male Son Methodist County Antrim Scholar Cannot read - Single - - - -
or could this be him
10 in Hogarth Street (Duncairn, Antrim)
McKay William 27 Male Head of Family Presbyterian Church Co Antrim Shipyard Labourer Read and write - Married - - - McKay Margaret 24 Female Wife Presbyterian Church Belfast City - Read and write - Married - 5 3 3
children 1911 3 living
McKay James 5 Male Son Presbyterian Church Belfast City - Cannot read
or could this be him
13 in Ballymena Street (Clifton, Antrim)
Mc Kay James 38 Male Head of Family Brethern Scotland Curled Hair Foreman Read and write - Married - -
Mc Kay Marion 38 Female Wife Brethern Scotland - Read and write - Married - 16 6 6
children 1911 living 6
Mc Kay James 5 Male Son Brethern Scotland
or could this be him
3 in Shandon Street (Dock Ward, Antrim)
McKay Robert 40 Male Head of Family Presbyterian County Antrim House Painter Read and write - Married - 15 7 6
McKay Annie E 38 Female Wife - County Antrim - Read and write - Married - 15 7 6
children 1911 living 5
McKay William 3 Male Son - Belfast Scholars Cannot read
or could this be him
54 in Leopold Street (part of) (Shankill, Antrim)
McKay Samuel 30 Male Head of Family Church of Ireland Belfast Fitter in Spinning Mill Read and write - Married - 10 5 5
McKay Mary 28 Female Wife Church of Ireland Co Down - Read - Married - 10 5
children 1911 living 5
McKay William 7 Male Son Church of Ireland Co Down Scholar Cannot read - Single - - - -
good luck anyway

Mkelly

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Re: Family history
« Reply #2 on: December 04, 2018, 01:03:59 PM »
hi thanks for all the work you have done, very much appreciated. I have put a post on the history and memoirs site you suggested but not a single response.
will look at the info you have provided and may get a little further
many thanks
Marion