Marriage Date: 05/05/1845
Location: Cloughey Pres, Ards, Castleboy, Down
Husband: Hugh KELLY of the Parish of Castlebuoy, servant, son of John [labourer]
Wife: Jane FULLERTON of the Parish of Castlebuoy, servant, daughter of Thomas [farmer]
Witnesses: William FORSYTHE, Thomas FULLERTON
Marriage Date: 15/01/1874
Location: Cloughey Pres, Ards, Castleboy, Down
Husband: Samuel MCVEA, 22, of Portavogie, sailor, son of John [fisherman]
Wife: Jane KELLY, 20, of Ratalla, daughter of Hugh [labourer]
Witnesses: Maget ADAIR, Margaret FILSON
Residents of house number 201 in Portavogie (Ballyhalbert, Down)
McVeagh Samuel 57 Male Head of Family Presbyterian Co Down Fisherman Read - Married - 35 8 5
McVeagh Jane 57 Female Wife Presbyterian Co Down - Read - Married - 35 8 5
McVeagh Minnie 24 Female Daughter Presbyterian Co Down Dressmaker Read and write - Single - - - -
McVeagh Lily 18 Female Daughter Presbyterian Co Down - Read and write - Single
I think John below born 1822 is a brother of David see linkhttp://www.worldfamilies.net/forum/index.php?topic=8787.0
CLOUGHEY PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH
Erect. by Samuel McVea Portavogie in memory of his father John McVea who died 17th June 1887 aged 65 yrs. born 1822
Also his mother Mary McVea who died 10th May 1888 aged 58 yrs.
Also his daughter Elizabeth who died 9th July 1888 aged 7 yrs
Also his son David John who died 25th March 1900 aged 22 yrs.
Also his son Samuel who died 8th March 1909 aged 25 yrs.
Also his son Hugh who died 18th July 1917 aged 43 yrs.
Also the above named Samuel who died 21st May 1925 aged 73 yrs.
Also his wife Jane McVea who died 11th Nov. 1939 aged 85 yrs. [Nee KELLY]
Also Lily McVea died 24th Jan. 1969 aged 75 yrs.
Also Ellen HUNTER died 18th Sept.1869 aged 92 yrs.
Erected by Hugh Kelly in loving memory of his wife Jane Kelly who died 23rd February 1923 aged 62 years.
Also his daughter Lily who died in infancy
Also his daughter Anna-Mary died 7th February 1910 aged 20 yearS
Also his daughter Jeanie Scott died 31st May 1923 aged 25 years.
Also his father Hugh Kelly who died in his 56th year and his mother Jane Kelly in her 73rd year.
Also the above Hugh Kelly died Oct. 10th 1950 aged 91 years.
Also his son Robert James died 6th May 1960 aged 55 years, interred Landigan Cemetery, Birkenhead
Also his son William, died 8th Nov. 1968 aged 81 years.
Also his daughter Sarah Stone nee Kelly died 13th Dec. 1978.
Erect. by David McVea Portavogie in memory of his mother Sarah Jane McVea who died 20th Sept. 1883 aged 29 yrs.
Also his brother William died 5th May 1885 aged 3 yrs.
The above named David McVea, lost at sea 50 42 N, 5 55 W. 4th Oct. 1938 aged 59 yrs.
Also his son William Castles McVea who died 16th Nov. 1954 aged 42 yrs.
David McVea to Sarah Palmer in Glastry Meetinghouse on Jun.23, 1888.
Erect. by David J McVea in memory of his father David McVea who died 17th Dec. 1920 aged 62 yrs.
Also his mother Sarah McVea who died 27th Nov. 1911 aged 45 yrs.
Also his brother David John died 26th March 1899 aged 10 yrs.
Also his brother Robert killed on active service 24th March 1917 aged 19 yrs.
Also his daughter Kathleen died 1st. Nov. 1827 aged 6 yrs.
Also his son Harold died 19th June 1942 aged 14 yrs.
BALLYHALBERT OLD GRAVEYARD
[WITH THE STONE ABOVE]
ERECT. BY TINEY FULLERTON OF BALLYEASBORO' IN MEMORY OF HIS WIFE JANE McCLEMENT WHO DIED 10TH DEC. 1851 AGED 73 YRS.
ALSO THE SAID TINEY FULLERTON WHO DIED 26TH NOV. 1865 AGED 84 YRS.
ALSO HIS DAUGHTER JANE,, WIFE TO JAMES McVEA, WHO DIED 23RD JUNE 1877 AGED 55 YRS
THIS IS THE SEA CAPTAIN JAMES MCVEA WHO IS FEATURED IN THIS LISTING.http://www.worldfamilies.net/forum/index.php?topic=7882.0
Erect. by James McVeagh of Portavogie in memory of his wife Jane McVeagh alias MULREE who died 9th Oct. 1887 aged 63 yrs.
Also his two daughters who died in infancy.
Also his grandson William WALKER who died 17th June 1903 aged 19 yrs.
Also above named James McVeagh who died 16th Dec. 1915 aged 91 yrs.
Also his daughter Mary Jane Walker, wife of William, who died 24th April 1935 aged 80 yrs.
Also the above William Walker who died 20th July 1933 aged 72 yrs.
U.S. IMMIGRATION RECORDS
Hugh Palmer, 20-year-old single laborer from Portavogie, son of Robert Palmer of Portavogie, arrived in New York on Apr.4, 1909, aboard the ``Celtic'' from Liverpool. With friend Samuel McVeigh, a 21-year-old single carpenter from Portavogie, the son of James McVeigh of Portavogie, he was bound for KANSAS CITY. They were accompanied by Robert Keag, a 19-year-old single laborer from Rubane, the son of Adam Keag of Rubane, Kircubbin, who was bound for Chicago.
Erect. by James McVeigh Portavogie in memory of his wife Mary Jane McVeigh died 1st. Nov.1932.
Also his son David died 1st. Jan. 1904.
Also his son Samuel died in KANSAS CITY, U.S.A. 13th April 1919
Also his daughter Annie Mary died 13th Nov. 1888
Also his son James died KANSAS CITY U.S.A. 11TH Dec. 1947.
Also the above named James McVeigh who died 16th Nov. 1949 in his 92nd year.
Also his daughter Mary K "Minnie" died 20th June 1966.
THE NEW McVEIGH HALL AT BALLYEASBOROUGH CHURCH WAS NAMED AFTER THIS FAMILY.
Erect. by Robert Thompson of Ballyeasborough for his son James who died 25th May 1894 aged 22 yrs.
Also his son Andrew who died 12th April, 1897 aged 22 yrs.
Also above named Robert Thompson who died 4th June 1897 aged 68 yrs.
Inscribed by Elizabeth McVEIGH in mem. of her grandmother Jane Thompson who died 14th April 1921.
Also her daughter Dorothy [McVeigh] who died 15th May 1937.
Also the above named Elizabeth McVeigh who died 24th March 1946 aged 57 yrs.
Erec. by David J Thompson of Ballyeasborough in mem. of his daughter Jane who died 30th Nov. 1898 aged 19 yrs.
Also his daughter Mary Ellen who died 28th May 1899 aged 17 yrs.
Also his daughter Dorothy who died 3rd July 1899 aged 10 yrs
Also 4 children who died in infancy.
Also his beloved wife Dorothy died 30th Dec. 1913 aged 58 yrs.
Also his daughter Mary Jane Thompson who died 11th April 1919 aged 21 yrs
Also above David J Thompson who died 21st July 1940 aged 83 yrs.