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StephannieB

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Ferguson/Bloomer - Belfast
« on: September 01, 2020, 02:20:35 AM »
Looking for more information on some family members - starting with Samuel Ferguson Born C1820, Death November 14, 1880, 58 Charles Street, Belfast.

Specifically looking for his wife, possibly Leanna, but the DOB for Leanna coming up doesn't make sense for Samuel's son DOB I have on record - Robert Ferguson Born 1840.
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I'm also looking for any other children they had together.

Im wondering if Samuel was married before Leanna, or if I have all the names wrong. The only info I'm finding on Leanna is a possible DOB of 1829 which would make her 11 when Robert Ferguson was born...? So not sure if I have the right person.

I do not have a DOD for Robert Ferguson - he was married to Agnes Campbell, who would be the parents of Charlotte Ferguson (Bloomer) my great grandmother.

Hope this all makes sense!

Heres a small family tree...

Samual Ferguson - Leanna Ferguson (Maiden name???)
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- Robert Ferguson - Agnes Ferguson (Campbell)
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-Charlotte Bloomer (Ferguson) - William Bloomer
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-Daniel Bloomer - Agnes Bloomer (Stephenson)

JimG

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Re: Ferguson/Bloomer - Belfast
« Reply #1 on: September 19, 2020, 10:57:22 PM »

trying to establish facts where they exist but including your own speculation etc, and including all you have offered. Iam useing just one sorce
sources so far https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie hurriedly, my transcription needs to be checked I make mistakes and you will need to agree before you search seriously for relativesits worth buying all the copyies of BMD certificates yourself

Samual Ferguson b~1820 d 14 Nov 1880 source please
m1 only one of speculayions possiblea possibility 25 July 1848 Gilnahirk Presbytrian  Margaret Robinson farmer Ballyregan Dundonald his father James Ferguson
m2 when Leanna Ferguson (Maiden name???) yet Steph has info b1829 but doesn’t share sources
last residence 1880 58 Charles St was a Dairyman and a widower.  A  Sarah Ferguson present at death on death cert page at Ireland ie was a Margaret Bloomer McNally child of a linen lapper died aged 6 weeks a james mcnally present
previous residences working backwards
1868 https://www.lennonwylie.co.uk/alphanames1868def.htm
Ferguson, Samuel, dairy, 11 William's Place{University Road Belfast]
1861 https://www.lennonwylie.co.uk/alphanames1861a2f.htm
Ferguson, Samuel, dairyman, 21 Williams Place.however that might have been his daytime address, with home farm at Dundonald griffiths valuation map ref 4A&B, 37 acres over two plots house valued £2.15 pa check change of ownership
1852 no entry found   seehttps://www.lennonwylie.co.uk/1852names2.htm
children
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- Robert Ferguson StephB thought b 1840 DOD not found yet a porter belfast  son of Sam a daryman m 13 Aug 1868 Alfred St Presbyterian Church Agnes Campbell dau of John Campbell Weaver
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-Charlotte Ferguson) aged 19 24 Gaffikin St m  after banns read1909-church liste William George Bloomer age 21 labourer 32 Eureuka St  son of William John Bloomer Labourer present Edward Bloomerfor more children see  Breadbaskets contribution in http://www.belfastforum.co.uk/index.php/topic,80485.0.html   running out of time
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-Daniel Bloomer - Agnes Bloomer (Stephenson)
good luck onwards