[Horizontal stone on the ground]
Here lieth ye body of John McCulloch of Ballyblack, who died Janry. ye 16th 1735 aged 63 yrs. [BORN 1672]
Also 3 of his children, viz. William, Elizabeth and James.
Also here lyeth ye body of Catren McCullough alias MARTEN who died Aug. 15th 1765 aged 84 yrs. [BORN 1681]
[Stone badly flaked on the ground]
Here lieth the body of Samuel McCulloch of Ballynester who died 14th June 1785 aged 41 yrs.
Also his brother James McCulloch who died June the 5th 1805 aged 58 yrs.
Erect. by Alexander McCullough of Greyabbey in memory of his father John McCullough of Ballyyurey who died 15th Sept. 1812 aged 90 yrs.
Also his son William who died 11th Jan. 1815 aged 20 yrs.
also Sarah his daughter who died 26th Aug. 1820 aged 18 yrs.
Also his beloved wife Jane who died 7th Aug. 1836 aged 63 yrs.
Also the above named Alexander McCullough who died 14th Dec. 1836 aged 75 yrs.
Erect. to the memory of William McCullough, late of Ballyblack who died 7th Oct. 1841 aged 68 yrs.
Also his wife Jane McCullough alias ORR who died 19th March 1825 aged 48 yrs.
Also his daughter Sarah who died 7th June 1843 aged 45 yrs.
Also his son William who died 2nd Feb. 1882 aged 76 yrs.
Sophia Mackenzie McCullough died 19th Sept. 1929 aged 59 yrs.
Meta McCullough died 20th Feb. 1930 aged 67 yrs.
Jane McCullough died 24th Feb. 1951 aged 84 yrs.
[Stone lying on the ground]
Sacred to the memory of Adam McCullough of Cardy, who died 17th March 1842 aged 84 yrs.
Also his wife Isabella McCullough alias DAVIDSON who died 23rd Nov. 1851 aged 84 yrs.
Also their daughter Mary Ann McCullough who died 24th June 1859 aged 49 yrs.
Also his daughter Jane who died 1st. Aug. 1867 aged 68 yrs.
Also his grandson Hugh who died in New Zealand 3rd. July 1869 aged 36 yrs.
Also his daughter Alice McCullough who died 7th April 1883 aged 77 yrs.
Also Margaret, wife of James McCullough, who died 22nd April 195 aged 57 yrs.
This stone claims 2 graves on the north side.
Erect. by Robert McCullough for his daughter Jane who died 15th Oct. 1854.
Also his father and mother-in-law Wm. and Grace McWHINNEY. Wm. died 30TH March 1842 and Grace 14th Aug. 1841.
Also his son Hugh McCullough who died 29th Jan. 1873 aged 37 yrs.
Also the said Robert McCullough who died 2nd Feb. 1884 aged 86 yrs.
Also his wife Sophia McCullough who died 5th Jan. 1893 aged 87 yrs.
Also his daughter Elizabeth McCullough who died 23rd July 1899 aged 64 yrs.
Also his daughter-in-law Margaret, widow of above named Hugh, died 28th Nov. 1907 aged 70 yrs.
Also Mary daughter of above Robert McCullough died 25th Aug. 1914 aged 69 yrs.
[Raised horizontal stone]
Erect. by Jane McCullough in memory of her husband Nathaniel McCullough late of Gardenall [Gordonall] who died 1st Oct. 1859 aged 60 yrs.
Also his son Thomas McCullough who died at San. Gorgania, California, U.S.America. born 25th Oct. 1849, died 28th May 1886.
Also the above named Jane McCullough who died 13th March 1890 aged 77 yrs.
Also his daughter Jane McCullough, born 14th Sept. 1839, died 25th Sept. 1899.
Also Elizabeth, beloved wife of Alexander McCullough of Ballyboley, who died 28th March 1914 aged 61 yrs.
Also the above named Alexander McCullough, born 16th July 1845, died 31st Jan. 1916.
Also Sarah, daughter of above Nathaniel and Jane McCullough, who died 27th March 1922 aged 81 yrs.
Erect. by Robert McCullough of Greyabbey for his daughter Sophia McCullough who died 25th March 164 aged 20 yrs.
Also his wife Margaret McCullough who died 26 June 1866 aged 44 yrs.
Also the said Robert McCullough who died 8th July 1874 aged 60 yrs.
Also his son Robert McCullough who died 2nd April 1900 aged 51 yrs.
WHITECHURCH GRAVEYARD BALLYWALTER
Erect. by Robert McCullough, Ballyatwood, in memory of his daughter Sarah who died Oct. 6th 1883 aged 3 yrs.
Also his wife Susanna McCullough alias ARMOUR who died 7th Dec. 1896 aged 49 yrs.
Also the above Robert McCullough who died 10th May 1928 aged 84 yrs.
Also Jack McADAMS, husband of Annie McCullough, who died 29th June 1965.
Also his wife Annie who died 8th Aug. 1961.
BALLYHALBERT OLD GRAVEYARD
Erect. by James McCullough, Balligan, A.D. 1845, for his wife Mary McCullough alias JOHNSTON who died 2nd Dec. 1844 aged 74 yrs.
Interred here Eliza McCullough alias GREY who died 27th Feb. 172 aged 53 yrs.
Erect. by Robert McCullough, Ballyhemley, [Ballyhemlin] for his wife Sarah McCullough who died 30th Jqny. 1867 aged 47 yrs.
[with the next in a low railed enclosure]
Erect. by James McCullough, Ballyhalbert, for his wife Jane McCullough who died 8th July 1867 aged 52 yrs.
Also his son David McCullough who died in infancy.
Also the above James McCullough who died 1st. Nov. 1903 aged 88 yrs. A sinner saved by grace.
Sarah McCullough died 12th Feb. 1947 aged 77 yrs.
Also Robert, husband of above Sarah McCullough died 28th Feb. 1951 aged 92 yrs.
Erect. by John McCullough, Ballyhalbert, for his wife Agnes McCullough who died 17th June 1895 aged 57 yrs.
Also his son William James who died 2nd May 1869 aged 4 yrs.
Also 3 other children who died in infancy.
Also the above John McCullough who died 9th June 1912 aged 77 yrs.
Also his son James died 13th June 1962 aged 88 yrs.
Also his wife Jane HARKNESS, died 18th Nov. 1963 aged 77 yrs.
CLOUGHEY PRESBYTERIAN GRAVEYARD
Erect. by Thomas McCullough of Kirkistown, in memory of his father Robert McCullough who died 22nd Dec. 1851 aged 59 yrs.
Also his mother Margaret McCullough died 14th March 1872 aged 83 yrs.
Also his daughter Lizzie died 26th July 1879 aged 17 yrs.
also his wife Roasann McCullough who died Feb. 1885 aged 54 yrs.
Also the above named Thomas McCullough died 13th Feb. 1893 aged 75 yrs.
Erect. by Mary Ann McCullough of Kirkistown for her husband Robert McCullough who died 22nd Sept. 1880 aged 50 yrs.
Erect. by William McCullough for his mother Ellen McCullough died 17th Oct. 1917.
Also his father Joseph McCullough died 18th Aug. 1933.
1901 CENSUS BALLYHALBERT
Dwelling 1, Ballyhemlin
McCullough, James* head Unitarian 60 Sexton of Church Married Down
McCullough, Elizabeth** wife 50 embroiderer "
Smiley, Elizabeth step daughter 18 " Single
*Actually James Mulholland
**Elizabeth Reid, m. 1st 30 Nov 1871 Killinchy Presbyterian Church to William Smiley, m. 2nd 26 Mar 1897 Ballygilbert Presbyterian Church to James Mulholland.
Dwelling 16, Ballyhemlin
McCullough, James head Unitarian 49 agriculture laborer Married Down
" , Mary* wife 5? embroiderer "
" , Wm. Jas. son 23 brick layer single
Bell, Mary boarder 45 embroiderer widow
Bell, Eliza boarder Roman Catholic 60 " single
*Possibly Mary Caughey, m. 5 Feb 1874 Regent St. Presbyterian Church, Newtownards to James McCullough.
1911 PORTAVOGIE CENSUS
Residents of house number 150 in Portavogie (Ballyhalbert, Down)
McCullough William James 34 Male Head of Family Non Suscribing Presbyterian England Mason Read and write - Married - 8 3 3
McCullough Annie 32 Female Wife Non Suscribing Presbyterian Co Down Seamstress Read and write - Married - 8 3 3
McCullough James 7 Male Son Non Subscribing Presbyterian Scotland Scholar Read and write - Single - - - -
McCullough John 5 Male Son Non Subscribing Presbyterian Co Down Scholar Cannot read - Single - - - -
McCullough Mary Jane 2 Female Daughter Non Subscribing Presbyterian Co Down - Cannot read - Single -
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