Irwin's of Co Tyrone, Ireland and thence Australia, Canada & New Zealand

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[1] Spinning Wheel Bounty Lists (Flax Seed Premiums) 1796, Arigle [Errigal Keerogue], Co Tyrone, Transcribed by Loree Muldowney, <http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cotyroneireland/flax/Flax_seed_Premium_Errigle_Keerogue.htm>. See also <http://www.failteromhat.com/flax/tyrone.htm> for a less detailed list. ibid, Co Tyrone.
[2] Extracts from "Ultserheart", Rev C. Brett Ingram, ISBN 0-9621544-0-7, All-Ireland Heritage Inc. Copy from Robert Irwin, 12/12/2007.
[3] Personal correspondence, Jeanie Reed, <Atbone2 @aol.com>, snail 8/4/1997, 22/4/1997, ?/5/1997, 1/6/1997.
[4] "The Irwin Family", a package prepared for the 1987 Irwin family reunion celebrating 150 years since John Irwin arrived in Australia. Author presumably Rev. George Irwin who organised the reunion. Copy supplied by Clara Robinson (deceased) who attended the event at Dungong, NSW Australia.
[5] Death certificate, John Irwin, NSW.1875.5983
[6] Transcript of Marriage certificate, Thomas Irwin & Isabella Givens, PRONI. Forwarded by David Irwin, <dirwin @ pris.ca>, 10/7/2007.
[7] "McCausland and Allied Families", Bruce E. Andrews, <McCausland_Family @
comcast.net>. Posted to World Connect Genealogies, ID:I3774. Sources: IGI batches 7826231, 5012356, 8130731, 8407230; www.familysearch.org; 1901 Irish census; "Clogherny Church Records", Armin Gumerman <4research @ gumerman.com>, 1999; Personal correspondence Roger Teel, Gary Chambers.
[8] I think I eliminated this one. Send me an email if you find a citation for this source in one of the charts.
[9] "The Ancestors Of Mark Peachman", no sources are given however it does seem to have been largely based on an earlier version of my own chart; there is some additional information, hence its inclusion as a source. <http://www.users.bigpond.com/mpeachman/peachman/index.htm>.
[10] "Beginnings of our Irwin family in Australia", Rev. George Thomas Gorton Irwin, (deceased), c.1980. Copy supplied by Clara Robinson (deceased). Sources include oral, parish and cemetery records.
[11] Undated letter from Eve Wilton (deceased) to Jeanie Reed, <Atbone 2 @aol.com>. Photocopy supplied by Jeanie Reed.
[12] Singleton Pioneer Register, information from Steve and Vicki Simmons, 15/4/1997.
[13] "Singleton Pioneer Register", contributor: H. Elliott, 41 Marine Pde, Avalon Beach 2107. Extract supplied by Maureen Taylor, <maureentaylor @ hotmail.com>, 22/9/1999.
[14] Personal correspondence, Tracie King, <shaneking @ ozemail.com.au>, 22/5/2003, 23/5/2003, 26/5/2003. Research by Cherryl Watters. This source appears to be an early version of my own chart, with additional branches and details tacked on. I have only incorporated this new material in this chart. Some of the sources cited: Obituaries - Singleton Argus 9/4/1881, Singleton Argus 18/9/1924, Maitland Mercury 8/2/1905, Maitland Mercury 26/9/1923, The Daily Examiner 19/2/1918, Grafton Argus 20/2/1918, The Daily Examiner 22/7/1927, The Daily Examiner 22/7/1927; Glenridding cemetery Singleton NSW; birth certificates for - Mary Irwin, Richard Hall; marriage certificates for - Richard Hall and Mary Irwin, James Hall and Isabella Irwin; death certificates for - James Hall, Isabella Hall, James Irwin & Ann Irwin; Newspaper article advertising Abbey Green in Singleton for auction.
[15] NSW Births, deaths and marriages, extracted from CD-ROM. "Pioneer Years: pre-1889", "Federation: 1889-1918", "War Years: 1919-1945".
[16] Personal correspondence, Wendy Moohin, <wsmoohin@bigpond.net.au>, 29/5/1997, 30/5/1997, 30/11/2008.
[17] Personal correspondence, Michael Heffernan, <mickeyd @ bigpond.net.au>, 19/3/2000, 25/2/2006.
[18] Death certificate of James Irwin, died 1921, Hexam, NSW, 1921/003368. Copy from Suzanne Irwin, <sirwin @ ermpower.com.au>.
[19] From NSW passenger listings. Information supplied by Joyce Tomasi.
[20] Personal correspondence, Jeanie Reed, <Atbone 2 @aol.com>. Gives dod for James Sr as c.1867. This conflicts with a more reliable date and the 1867 date presumably refers to another James Irwin. [32] also gives the 1867 date.
[21] Extract from letter from Neil Rooney to Eve Wilton (deceased). Forwarded by Jeanie Reed, <Atbone2 @ aol.com>.
[22] Ontario Marriage Registrations 1800-1924, <http://homepages.rootsweb.com/~maryc/thisisit.htm>: Simcoe Co., 1873, part 1, <http://homepages.rootsweb.com/~maryc/simcoe73.htm>. Entry for Archibald Irwin, gives parents as James & Elizabeth.
[23] 1881 Canadian Census, <http://www.familysearch.org/eng/search/frameset_search.asp?PAGE=census/search_census.asp>.
[24] Death certificate, Archibald Irwin. Incorrectly names father as William Irwin, however the correct name is given on his marriage certificate. Mother's name given as Elizabeth Moore. Copy from David Irwin, <dirwin @ pris.ca>.
[25] Ontario Marriage Registrations 1800-1924, entries for Elizabeth & William Irwin; <http://homepages.rootsweb.com/~maryc/thisisit.htm>.
[26] Marriage certificate, Archibald Irwin. Copy from David Irwin, <dirwin @ pris.ca>.
[27] Family Group Report, Archibald Irwin. Prepared by David Irwin, <dirwin @ pris.ca>, 15/7/2007. Sources include BMD certificates, census records & family records.
[28] Personal correspondence, David Irwin, <dirwin @ pris.ca>; various dates including 6/7/2007, 9/7/2007, 12/7/2007, 30/10/2007, 16/12/2007, 17/12/2007, 28/1/2008, 2/1/2009, 9/11/2009, 10/11/2009, 13/11/2009, 14/11/2009, 15/11/2009, 21/11/2009, 29/11/2009, 30/11/2009, 1/12/2009, 2/12/2009.
[29] Death certificate, Thomas Irwin, copy forwarded by David Irwin, <dirwin @ pris.ca>.
[30] British Isles Vital Records Index, 2nd Edition, LDS, 2001.
[31] "Descendents of James Irwin of Cavey, Ireland", compiled by Robert Irwin IV, 3/8/2007. Copy forwarded by Jo Wilton, <wiltonnz @ hotmail.com>. Sources: Killisher Parish church records, Co Tyrone; Ballygawley Presbyterian Church Burial Records; St Kerrog's Church Of Ireland, Ballygawley; family records. PRs extracted, onsite, by Robert Irwin &/or Dame Marie Clay.
[32] "The Ancestors Of Mark Peachman", no sources are given however it does seem to have been largely based on an earlier version of my own chart; there is some additional information, hence its inclusion as a source. <http://www.users.bigpond.com/mpeachman/peachman/index.htm>.
[33] Griffiths Valuation of Ireland 1848-1864 (valuation for County Tyrone took place in 1860), <http://www.failteromhat.com/griffiths.php>.
[34] IGI, Extract of Irwin entries in Co Tyrone, 1998. Supplemented by familysearch.org.
[35] Tombstone, William Irwin, inscription & photographs; Timaru District Online Cemetery Database, <http://www.timaru.govt.nz/services/cemeteries/simple.aspx>.
[36] Timaru Herald, 9/4/1873, Births, Deaths & Marriages, p.6, South Canterbury NZGenWeb Project, <http://www.rootsweb.com/~nzlscant/bdm1873.htm>.
[37] Timaru Herald BDM Notices, 8/1894, South Canterbury NZGenWeb Project, <http://www.rootsweb.com/~nzlscant/bdm1894.htm>.
[38] British Isles Vital Records Index, 2nd Edition, LDS, 2001. Marriage record for Robert & Elizabeth Erwin; FHL Film 101434, dates: 1862-1862.
[39] Personal correspondence, Jeanie Reed, <Atbone2 @ aol.com>, 15/7/2007.
[40] Familysearch.org: Ba:C701294, So:0101132.
[41] Personal correspondence, Jeanie Reed, <Atbone2 @ aol.com>, 13/3/1997, 15/7/2007, 17/7/2007, 19/7/2007, 21/7/2007, 23/7/2007, 13/12/2007, 6/12/2009, 8/12/2009.
[42] "Belfast and Ulster Towns Directory for 1910": Ballygawley, Library of Ireland, <http://www.libraryireland.com/UlsterDirectory1910/Ballygawley.php>.
[43] Death certificate, Isabella Irwin, copy forwarded by David Irwin, <dirwin @ pris.ca>.
[44] Givens' baptisms, Ballyreagh Presbyterian Church, Co Tyrone, Ireland, 1843-1920, extracted from Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (MIC/1P/424/A-B2) by Ann Allen. Copy forwarded by David Irwin, <dirwin @ pris.ca>, 11/7/2007.
[45] Personal correspondence, David Irwin, <dirwin @ pris.ca>, 17/12/2007. Comment - the wedding register gives Thomas' abode as "Keavy", which has been transcribed by some as "Reay" (there is no such known location in Erigle Keerouge. A more feasable interpretation is the phonetically similar Cavey, where the family was known to have lived for many generations.
[46] "Ulsterheart", An Ancient Irish Habitation; Brett Ingram, BA, BD, Published by All-Ireland Heritage Inc 1989. Extract forwarded by Rob Irwin IV.
[47] Results of title search at Parry Sound Registry Office, Laura Heidman. Forwarded by David Irwin, <dirwin @ pris.ca>, 17/12/2007.
[48] Personal correspondence, Gordon Andrew, forwarded by Jo Wilton, <wiltonnz @ hotmail.com>.
[49] Funeral card, Elizabeth Smythe nee Irwin. From Gordon Andrew, <gandrew @ sympatico.ca>, 16/12/2007.
[50] Ontario Marriage Registrations 1800-1924, <http://homepages.rootsweb.com/~maryc/thisisit.htm>.
[51] Tombstone, Robert & Elizabeth Irwin, inscription & photographs; Timaru District Online Cemeteries Database, <http://www.timaru.govt.nz/services/cemeteries/simple.aspx>.
[52] Tombstone, Archibald & Edith Irwin, inscription & photographs; Timaru District Online Cemeteries Database, <http://www.timaru.govt.nz/services/cemeteries/simple.aspx>.
[53] Timaru Herald, 12/3/1875, Death Notices, South Canterbury NZGenWeb Project, <http://www.rootsweb.com/~nzlscant/bdm1875.htm>.
[54] Timaru Herald BDM Notices, 4/1896, South Canterbury NZGenWeb Project, <http://www.rootsweb.com/~nzlscant/bdm1896.htm>.
[55] Extract from the "Lyttelton Times", 24/12/1862, <http://www.rootsweb.com/~nzlscant/echunga.htm>.
[56] Echunga Passenger List, transcribed by Corey Woodward, <http://www.yesteryears.co.nz/shipping/passlists/echunga.html>. Source: LDS Film #0287469, Brave Days - Pioneer Women of NZ, 1939.
[57] Timaru School Admissions, New Zealand Society of Genealogists. From Gayle Wedderburn, <hoopster @ mcn.org>. Forwarded by David Irwin, <dirwin @ pris.ca>, 30/10/2007. 1881 & 1893 electoral rolls, ibid.
[58] Timaru probate records, source undefined. From Gayle Wedderburn, <hoopster @ mcn.org>. Forwarded by David Irwin, <dirwin @ pris.ca>, 30/10/2007.
[59] Descendents of Robert Irwin. Descendant chart prepared by David Irwin, <dirwin @ pris.ca>.
[60] Tombstone, George & Mary Irwin, inscription & photographs; Timaru District Online Cemeteries Database, <http://www.timaru.govt.nz/services/cemeteries/simple.aspx>.
[61] Timaru Herald, 4-1890, Births-Marriages-Deaths Notices, South Canterbury NZGenWeb Project, <http://www.rootsweb.com/~nzlscant/bdm1890.htm>.
[62] "Cyclopedia of New Zealand", Canterbury, 1903; South Canterbury NZ GenWeb Project, <http://www.rootsweb.com/~nzlscant/nzcindex.htm>
[63] Family bible, Robert & Elizabeth Irwin, in possession of Robert Irwin, <rob.irwin @ xtra.nz.co>. Photographs of relevant pages forwarded by David Irwin, <dirwin @ pris.ca>, 27/11/2007.
[64] "Descendents of Robert & Elizabeth Irwin", prepared by Robert Irwin IV, <rob.irwin @ xtra.nz.co>, 3/8/2007. Forwarded by David Irwin, <dirwin @ pris.ca>.
[65] Personal correspondence, Jo Wilton, <wiltonnz @ hotmail.com>. Sources: Timaru Cemetery Website (see [16] for url); Irwin family bible (see [19]).
[66] New Zealand Marriage Index. Extract forwarded by Jo Wilton, <wiltonnz @ hotmail.com>, 6/12/2007 & 8/12/2007.
[67] Personal correspondence, Jo Wilton, <wiltonnz @ hotmail.com>. Family records.
[68] Timaru Herald Birth Notices, 5/1897, South Canterbury NZGenWeb Project, <http://www.rootsweb.com/~nzlscant/bdm1897.htm>.
[69] 1887 Miscellaneous Local newspaper items, Timaru Herald, South Canterbury NZGenWeb Project: Pupil teacher exams for Music by Mr Bilton, Timaru Herald, 5/8/1887, p.3, <http://www.rootsweb.com/~nzlscant/th1887.htm>.
[70] Timaru Herald BDM Notices, 4/1897, South Canterbury NZGenWeb Project, <http://www.rootsweb.com/~nzlscant/bdm1897.htm>. Also Papers Past, National Library of New Zealand: Timaru Herald, Volume LX, Issue 2056, 15 April 1896, Page 2, <http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast?a=d&d=THD18960415.2.9>.
[71] Timaru Herald BDM Notices, 10/10/1899,  South Canterbury NZGenWeb Project, <http://www.rootsweb.com/~nzlscant/bdm1899.htm>.
[73] Personal correspondence, Robert Irwin IV, <rob.irwin @ xtra.nz.co>. Forwarded by David Irwin, <dirwin @ pris.ca>.
[74] Post to Rootsweb County Tyrone message board, 27/11/2006, Mrs Ann E F Allen, Banbridge, Northern Ireland, "IRWIN family from Terluggan, near Aughnacloy, Co Tyrone", <http://boards.rootsweb.com/localities.britisles.ireland.tyr.general/6313/mb.ashx>.
[75] Post to Rootsweb County Tyrone message board, 23/12/2006, Dave Boylan, "IRWIN family from Terluggan, near Aughnacloy, Co Tyrone", <http://boards.rootsweb.com/localities.britisles.ireland.tyr.general/6313.2/mb.ashx>.
[76] Post to Rootsweb County Tyrone message board, 27/11/2006, "Ann", "IRWIN family from Terluggan, near Aughnacloy, Co Tyrone", <http://boards.rootsweb.com/localities.britisles.ireland.tyr.general/6313.2.2/mb.ashx>.
[77] Post to Rootsweb County Tyrone message board, 17/5/2007, Dave Boylan, "IRWIN family from Terluggan, near Aughnacloy, Co Tyrone", <http://boards.rootsweb.com/localities.britisles.ireland.tyr.general/6313.2.2.1/mb.ashx>.
[78] Familysearch.org, general.
[79] Familysearch.org. Ba:M701613, So: 0101267.
[80] Familysearch.org, births of Jane Irwine & Samuel Erwin.
[81] Familysearch.org. Ba:M702303, So: 0101454.
[82] Tombstone, Robert & Margaret Irwin, inscription & photographs; Timaru District Online Cemeteries Database, <http://www.timaru.govt.nz/services/cemeteries/simple.aspx>.
[83] Timaru Herald Death Notices, 2/1897, South Canterbury NZGenWeb Project, <http://www.rootsweb.com/~nzlscant/bdm1897.htm>. Ibid, Funeral Notice, Anna Irwin.
[84] Timaru Herald BDM Notices, 4/1892, South Canterbury NZGenWeb Project, <http://www.rootsweb.com/~nzlscant/bdm1892.htm>.
[85] Tombstone, William & Margaret Hughes, inscription & photographs; Timaru District Online Cemeteries Database, <http://www.timaru.govt.nz/services/cemeteries/simple.aspx>.
[86] Tombstone, William & Mary Irwin, inscription & photographs; Timaru District Online Cemeteries Database, <http://www.timaru.govt.nz/services/cemeteries/simple.aspx>.
[87] Partial Listing of Births 1859-1865 in the Timaru and Geraldine Districts, South Canterbury NZGenWeb Project, <http://www.rootsweb.com/~nzlscant/births.htm>.
[88] Obituary, William George Irwin. Newspaper clipping, source unknown. From Julie (Irwin) Irvine. Forwarded by David Irwin, <dirwin @ pris.ca>, 18/11/2007.
[89] Wesleyan Methodist Baptism Register, compiled by Ida Reed. Irwin's extracted by Jean Lawson & copy forwarded by David Irwin, <dirwin @ pris.ca>, 18/12/2007. See also <http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wjmartin/wesleyan.htm> for the full listing.
[90] Descendant Report, Thomas Irwin. Prepared by David Irwin, <dirwin @ pris.ca>, 14/7/2007. Sources include BMD certificates, census records & family records.
[91] Schedule of Births, Mulmur Registration District, Simcoe Co, Ontario. Scans of original register, provided by David Irwin, <dirwin @ pris.ca>, 13/10/2007. 6 months ending 31/12/1878, p.591; ibid, District of Midland, County of Simcoe, Ontario, 6 months ending 31/12/1894, page no. missing; ibid, 6 months ending 31/12/1899, pp.427-428; ibid, 6 months ending 31/12/1900, pp.160-161; ibid, "District of Ray River. Division of Rat Palay" (sic), 6 months ending 31/12/1892, pp.184-185; ibid, District of Nipissing, Division of North Bay, Ontario, dated 14/6/1905, pp.383-384; ibid, district of Muskoka & Parry Sound, Ontario, dated 6 months to 31/12/1887. ibid, for 1/2 year ending 31/12/1879, p.490.
[92] Schedule of Deaths, Mulmur Registration District, Simcoe Co, Ontario. Scans of original register, provided by David Irwin, <dirwin @ pris.ca>, 13/10/2007. 6 months ending 30/6/1879, p.37; Month of November 1988, p.149; ibid, Mulmur division, Dufferin Co, Ontario, for month of 2/1928, p.81; ibid, unorganized township, Muskoka & Parry Sound Co, Ontario, 6 months ending 30/6/1885, p.532; 6 months ending 31/12/1884, p.601; ibid, 6 months ending 31/12/1888, p.605; ibid, Hagerman, Parry Sound Co, Ontario, for month of 9/1921, p.101; ibid, month of 3/1921, p.97.
[93] Schedule of Marriages, Mulmur Registration District, Dufferin Co, Ontario. Scans of original register, provided by David Irwin, <dirwin @ pris.ca>, 13/10/2007. 6 months ending 30/7/1904, pp.72-73; ibid, Keewatin district, Kenora Co, Ontario, 6 months ending 31/12/1893, p.35; ibid, unorganised township, Parry Sound Co, Ontario, 6 months ending 31/12/1887, p.369; ibid, Nottawasaga division, Simcoe Co, Ontario, year ending 31/12/1873, p.182.
[94] 1901 Canadian Census, entry for Levina Riddell & family, Alameda, Assiniboia district, The territories, Canada. Copy from David Irwin, <dirwin @ pris.ca>, 13/7/2007.
[95] Descendants of Thomas Irwin, Hazel Gerodo, downloaded 13/7/2007, updated 12/7/2007, <http://www.gencircles.com/users/gerodo1/14/print/22507>. Sources include: marriage record Thomas Irwin & Isabella Givens; family records (unspecified); 1881,1901,1906,1911 Canadian Census'; personal correspondence Ann Allen & David George Irwin.
[96] Descendants of Archibald Irwin, Hazel Gerodo, downloaded 13/7/2007, updated 12/7/2007, <http://www.gencircles.com/users/gerodo1/14/data/22748>. Sources include: BMD Registrars; Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1857-1922; 1881,1901,1911 Canadian census'.
[97] 1930 USA census, LA Co, CA. Scan forwarded by David Irwin, <dirwin @ pris.ca>, 13/7/2007.
[98] WWI Draft Registration Card, William Kinsley Irwin, Serial No.1235. Scan forwarded by David Irwin, <dirwin @ pris.ca>, 13/7/2007.
[99] 1901 Canadian census, Midland Township, East Simcoe Co, Ontario. Scan forwarded by David Irwin, <dirwin @ pris.ca>, 13/7/2007.
[100] 1906 census of Mantioba, Saskatchewan & Alberta. Scan forwarded by David Irwin, <dirwin @ pris.ca>, 13/7/2007.
[101] Automated Genealogy, 1901, 1906 & 1911 census', Saskatchewan, Canada, <http://automatedgenealogy.com/census06/SurnameList06.jsp?surname=Riddell&province=SK>.
[102] Automated Genealogy, 1911 census', Midland, East Simcoe Co, Ontario, <http://data2.collectionscanada.ca/1911/pdf/e002019909.pdf>.
[103] Automated Genealogy, 1911 census', ward 6, Toronto West, Ontario, <http://data2.collectionscanada.ca/1911/pdf/e002030500.pdf>.
[104] Automated Genealogy, 1911, Hagerman, Parry Sound Co, Ontario, <http://data2.collectionscanada.ca/1911/pdf/e002011334.pdf> & <http://data2.collectionscanada.ca/1911/pdf/e002011335.pdf>.
[105] 1891 census, electoral district of Muskoka-Parry Sound, Ontario. Extract forwarded by David Irwin, <dirwin @ pris.ca>, 13/7/2007.
[106] Baptism certificate, Elma Irwin. Copy forwarded by David Irwin, <dirwin @ pris.ca>, 28/1/2008.
[107] Descendants of William Kinley Irwin. Prepared by David Irwin, <dirwin @ pris.ca>, 28/1/2008. No sources cited.
[108] Tombstone Photographs (Locations unspecified): Esther (Irwin) & Leonard Moffat; Archibald Irwin & Mary Knisley; Thomas & Isabella Irwin. From David Irwin, <dirwin @ pris.ca>, 31/10/2009.
[109] Automated Genealogy, 1901 census, Hagerman township, Muskoka & Parry Sound, Ontario (Thomas Erwin), <http://automatedgenealogy.com/census/ViewFrame.jsp?id=10443&highlight=39>.
[110] Extract from Ontario Death Registrations, 1869-1933. From David Irwin, <dirwin @ pris.ca>, 29/1/2008.
[111] "My Family Tree: The Irwins 1845-1974", Mary Kathleen Irwin, 1980. Sourced from family records & personal correspondence with Lewis Irwin (Mary's grandfather). Copy forwarded by David Irwin, <dirwin @ pris.ca>, 31/10/2009. Original from Gordon Andrew.
[112] Personal Correspondence, Gordon Andrew, <gandrew @ sympatico.ca>, 11/11/2009, forwarded by David Irwin.
[113] "From Ballygawley to Timaru", Robert Wilson Irwin, 2009.
[114] New Zealand Birth, Death & Marriage Historical Records Online, <https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/Home/>.
[115] Cemeteries Database, Timaru District Council, <http://www.timaru.govt.nz/services/cemeteries/simple.aspx>.
[116] Christchurch City Council Cemeteries Database, <http://librarydata.christchurch.org.nz/Cemeteries>.
[117] Passenger List, The Mermaid, 1866/1867, <http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ourstuff/Mermaid66.htm>.
[118] Central Hawke's Bay District Council Public Cemetery Index, <http://cemeteries.chbdc.govt.nz/>.
[119] Wellington City Council Burial Records, <http://www.wellington.govt.nz/services/cemeteries/search/search.php>.
[120] Names appearing in the Timaru Herald for in 1865, South Canterbury NZGenWeb Project, <http://www.rootsweb.com/~nzlscant/th1865.htm>.
[121] Obituary, Marie M. Clay, New York Times, 20/4/2007, <http://www.nytimes.com/2007/04/20/world/asia/20clay.html?_r=1>.
[122] Personal correspondence, Robert Irwin, 21/11/2009, 27/2/1010.
[123] Papers Past, National Library of New Zealand: Timaru Herald, Volume XLVI, Issue 4242, 17 May 1888, Page 1, <http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast?a=d&d=THD18880517.2.2.6> & subsequent daily issues of the newspaper up to 27/6/1888.
[124] Papers Past, National Library of New Zealand: Timaru Herald, Volume LVII, Issue 6031, 17 August 1894, Page 3, <http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast?a=d&d=THD18940817.2.39.1> & ibid, Issue 6032, 18 August 1894, Page 3, <http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast?a=d&d=THD18940818.2.35.3>.
[125] Papers Past, National Library of New Zealand: Timaru Herald, Volume XIX, Issue 915, 9 July 1873, Page 2, <http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast?a=d&d=THD18730709.2.7.3> & subsequent daily issues of the newspaper up to 29/8/1873.
[126] Papers Past, National Library of New Zealand: Timaru Herald, Volume XXXI, Issue 1623, 3 December 1879, Page 3, "Timaru High School Board", <http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast?a=d&d=THD18791203.2.18>.
[127] Papers Past, National Library of New Zealand: Timaru Herald, Volume XLVIII, Issue 4487, 13 March 1889, Page 1, <http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast?a=d&d=THD18890313.2.2.6>.
[128] Papers Past, National Library of New Zealand: Timaru Herald, Volume XLI, Issue 3258, 6 March 1885, Page 2, <http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast?a=d&d=THD18850306.2.8>.
[129] Papers Past, National Library of New Zealand: Timaru Herald, Volume LI, Issue 5025, 22 December 1890, Page 2, "Town & Country", <http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast?a=d&d=THD18901222.2.10>.
[130] Papers Past, National Library of New Zealand: Star, Issue 4875, 14 February 1894, Page 1, "Presbyterian General Assembly", <http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast?a=d&d=TS18940214.2.8>.
[131] Papers Past, National Library of New Zealand: Timaru Herald, Volume II, Issue 62, 22 July 1865, Page 5, Electoral Notice, <http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast?a=d&d=THD18650722.2.17.4> & subsequently appearing on 29/7/1865, 5/8/1865, 12/8/1865 in the same newspaper.
[132] Papers Past, National Library of New Zealand: Timaru Herald, Volume XXV, Issue 1564, 1 November 1876, Page 3, "Resident Magistrate's Court", <http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast?a=d&d=THD18761101.2.10>.
[133] Papers Past, National Library of New Zealand: Timaru Herald, Volume XLVII, Issue 4301, 3 August 1888, Page 3, "South Canterbury Education Board", <http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast?a=d&d=THD18880803.2.18>.
[134] Papers Past, National Library of New Zealand: Timaru Herald, Volume XLV, Issue 4002, 5 August 1887, Page 2, "Education Board", <http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast?a=d&d=THD18870805.2.16>.
[135] Papers Past, National Library of New Zealand: Timaru Herald, Volume LI, Issue 4983, 4 November 1890, Page 3, "School Committees", <http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast?a=d&d=THD18901104.2.23>.
[136] Papers Past, National Library of New Zealand: Timaru Herald, Volume XXIX, Issue 1335, 31 December 1878, Page 6, "Timaru Public School", <http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast?a=d&d=THD18781231.2.17>.
[137] Papers Past, National Library of New Zealand: Timaru Herald, Volume LX, Issue 2636, 24 February 1898, Page 3, "The Teacher Examinations", <http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast?a=d&d=THD18980224.2.23>.
[138] Papers Past, National Library of New Zealand: Timaru Herald, Volume XXXVII, Issue 2575, 22 December 1882, Page 2, "Timaru Public School", <http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast?a=d&d=THD18821222.2.15>. ibid, Issue 2579, 28 December 1882, Page 6, <http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast?a=d&d=THD18821228.2.30>.
[139] Papers Past, National Library of New Zealand: Timaru Herald, Volume LVIII, Issue 1668, 23 January 1895, Page 2, "Town & Country", <http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast?a=d&d=THD18950123.2.8>.
[140] Papers Past, National Library of New Zealand: Timaru Herald, Volume XLII, Issue 3511, 30 December 1885, Page 5, "Timaru Public Schools", <http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast?a=d&d=THD18851230.2.25>.
[141] Papers Past, National Library of New Zealand: Timaru Herald, Volume XLVI, Issue 4158, 6 February 1888, Page 3, "The Presbyterian Church Sabbath School", <http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast?a=d&d=THD18880206.2.26>; ibid, Volume XLVIII, Issue 4479, 4 March 1889, Page 3, "Presbyterian Church Sabbath School Prize Distribution", <http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast?a=d&d=THD18890304.2.20>.
[142] Personal correspondence, Helen _____, <grandmaboat8 @ yahoo.ca>, 21/11/2009, forwarded by David Irwin.
[143] "Descendents of Luke Dobson", David Irwin, <dirwin @ pris.ca>, 23/11/2009. No sources cited.
[144] Federal Census of 1871, Ontario Index, Library & Archives Canada, <http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/databases/1871-ontario/001016-100.01-e.php>.
[145] Marriage record, Robert Irwin & Elizabeth Irwin, Ballygawley Presbyterian Church Parish Register. Copy from Robert Irwin, 27/11/2007.
[146] Research Report on Irwins of Cavey & Ballygawley, Co Tyrone. Prepared by Ulster Historical Foundation, 66 Balmoral Avenue, Belfast, for Eve Wilton, 1982. Copy Forwarded by Robert Irwin, 12/12/2008.
[147] Signatories of the The Ulster Covenant, 1912, Archive of the Ulster Unionist Council, held by the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland, <http://www.proni.gov.uk/ulstercovenantsearch/index.asp>.
[148] 1911 census, Cavey, Favor Royal, Co Tyrone, Ireland, National Archives of Ireland, <http://www.census.nationalarchives.ie/pages/1911/Tyrone/Favor_Royal/Cavey/>.
[149] 1911 census, Ballygawley, Co Tyrone, Ireland, National Archives of Ireland, <http://www.census.nationalarchives.ie/search/results.jsp?surname=irwin&firstname=&county=Tyrone&townland=&ded=ballygawley>.
[150] Scanned images of 1870-1909 deaths from Ballygawley Presbyterian Church Parish Registers, Annie Crenshaw. Forwarded by Barry Graham, <btgraham @ tpg.com.au>, 25/1/2008. Includes burials at Ballygawley and Aughnacloy.
[151] "Unplaced Short/Shortts", <http://publish.uwo.ca/~bgordon/Unplaced.html>.
[152] Some extracted early baptisms, St Kerrog, Ballygawley, MIC/1P/38-4. Extracted by Ann Allen from PRONI (Public Records Office Northern Ireland) & forwarded by David Irwin, <dirwin @ pris.ca>, 22/11/2009.
[153] Ballygawley Presbyterian Church Baptisms, 1844-1874. Extracted from parish registers by Robert Irwin & Marie Clay. Copy from Robert Irwin, 20/12/2008.
[154] Post to Hopper Family Genealogy Forum, "Hopper/Irwin marriage - County Tyrone, N Ireland", by Barbara Hopper, <bahopper @ magma.ca>, 9/8/2009, <http://genforum.genealogy.com/cgi-bin/print.cgi?hopper::3026.html>.
[155] Post to Tyrone:General Ancestry's Message board, "HAPPER/HOPPERs of Millix and Cavey townlands", 6/9/2009, <http://boards.ancestry.co.uk/localities.britisles.ireland.tyr.general/43.463/mb.ashx>.
[156] Post to Rootsweb Hopper mail-list, "My HOPPER family", by Bruce Hopper, 12/1/1998, <http://listsearches.rootsweb.com/th/read/HOPPER/1998-01/0884559739>.
[157] Post to Tyrone:General Ancestry's Message board, "HAPPER/HOPPERs of Tullyvannon and Armalughey" 24/1/1999, <http://boards.ancestry.com/localities.britisles.ireland.tyr.general/43/mb.ashx>.
[158] Wills: Northern Ireland Government, Deptarment of Culture, Arts & Leisure; John McConnell, <http://www.proni.gov.uk/view_Will.htm?willId=13865&strReturn=listWill.asp?nListType=1&strOrder=ID&nPage=1387>.
[159] Freeholder’s Register for Co, Tyrone, printed in 'The Strabane Morning Post', 19/5/1829 to 12/6/1832, <http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cotyroneireland/newspaper/freeholderreg.html>.
[160] 1911 census, elsewhere, Co Tyrone, National Archives of Ireland, <http://www.census.nationalarchives.ie/search/>.
[161] 1860 Griffith's Valuations, Askabout Ireland, <http://www.askaboutireland.ie/griffith-valuation/index.xml>.
[162] "Descendants of Samuel Happer & Annie Irwin", Barbara Hopper, <bahopper @ magma.ca>, 4/12/2009. Sources: Hopper family Bible; Parish Register of St Mathew's Ballinasaggart; Parish Register of Augnnacloy Presbyterian Church; 1862 Marriages at the Parish Church of Errigle Kerog Registrars, District of Clogher; Quarterly Returns of Births, 1864-1955, Ireland General Register Office, film: 0101095; IGI; Personal correspondence: Diane Hein, Shirley Hopper Marx, Evelyn Bingham, Albert Barrett, Mary-Ellen Cooper, Bruce Hopper, Mary Keevers.
[163] NSW BMD's, CD-ROM Edition. Supplemented by online version, <http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm>.
[164] Assisted Immigrants arriving in Sydney, 1860-1879, NSW Government State Archives, <http://srwww.records.nsw.gov.au/indexes/searchform.aspx?id=5>.
[165] Miscellaneous collection of marriages from Ballygawley area churches, no further source details given. Original source unknown. Forwarded by David Irwin, <dirwin @ pris.ca>, 6/12/2009.
[166] Obituary for Archibald 'Archie' Irwin, 1928, published in "Free Press and Economist" (published at Shelburne), 23/2/1928. Copy from Gordon Andrew & forwarded by David Irwin.
[167] 1871 Census, Ontario, <http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html>.
[168] Post to Co Tyrone Rootsweb mail-list, "Ballynasaggart", Carol Freeston, 3/11/2002, <listsearches.rootsweb.com/th/read/CoTyroneIreland/2002-11/1036278634>. Also see Northern Ireland land Property Services, <http://vlistndn.lpsni.gov.uk>.
[169] Dungannon: Belfast and Ulster Towns Directory, 1910, <http://www.libraryireland.com/UlsterDirectory1910/Dungannon.php>.
[170] Papers Past: Bay Of Plenty Times, Volume XX, Issue 2866, 12/8/1892, p.2; <http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast?a=d&d=BOPT18920812.2.12.9>.
[171] Undated & unsourced newspaper clippings, "Men You Should Know", obituary for George Irwin, 1966. Copies from Jeanie Reed, <Atbone 2 @aol.com>, 1/6/1997.
[172] Personal correspondence, Charles Anderson, <chuck @ a1pro.net>, 13/3/1997, 18/3/1997.
[173] Personal correspondence, Jane Clark, <clarks @ wave.net>, 16/3/1997.
[174] Ulster War Memorials: Dungannon, <http://www.ulsterwarmemorials.net/html/dungannon.html>.
[175] The Cyclopedia of New Zealand [Canterbury Provincial District]: John Robertson Millar, <http://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/tei-Cyc03Cycl-t1-body1-d7-d1-d42.html>.
[176] From Aberdeenshire to the ends of the Earth, <http://www.loadsofpeople.co.uk/f_465.htm#6>.
[177] Palmerston North Cemetery and Cremation Search:
<http://www.pncc.govt.nz/ServicesAndFacilities/OnlineServices/CemeteryAndCremationSearch.aspx>.
[178] Paper's Past, NZ Truth, Issue 778, 15 May 1920, Page 5, <http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast?a=d&d=NZTR19200515.2.25>.
[179] Co Tyrone Gravestone Photo Project: St Matthew's Church of Ireland, Ballinasaggart, <http://www.tammymitchell.com/cotyrone/cemetery.php?cemID=174>.
[180] Dungannon District Office - IRWIN and various other surnames 1863 - 1921. Posted to CoTyroneIreland-L, 10/8/2001, <http://listsearches.rootsweb.com/th/read/CoTyroneIreland/2001-08/0997417096>.
[181] Personal correspondence, Mike Reynolds, <mike.reynolds @ grupoantolin.com>, 29/6/2009.
[182] 1881 UK census, CD-ROM Edition.
[183] Passenger Records for the Adam Lodge, "Illawarra Pioneers", Alick Osborne, No.38, March 1994. Copy from Stephen and Vicki Simmons (no current email).
[184] Information on John & Jane Irwin, provided by Dungog Historical Society, Dowling St, Dungog, NSW 2420. Extracts from death certificates and unsourced article (presumably from a local newspaper) advertising the (then) forthcoming Irwin Family Reunion and providing a capsule summary of John & Jane Irwin.
[185] Dungog cemetery listings, from Maryanne Ballenden, <mb @ hunterlink.net.au>, 30/12/1998.
[186] Death certificate, Jane Irwin, NSW.1886.9303
[187] Death certificate, Robert Irwin, NSW.1901.7924
[188] Birth certificate for Thomas Gray Irwin, 1884. No.2546. Gives
details on age & birthplace of parents as well as date & location of their marriage.
[189] Marriage Announcement, Hester Irwin & Samuel George Monkley, Glouster Examiner, 20/9/1900.
Copy from Stephen and Vicki Simmons (no current email).
[190] Marriage certificate for Thomas Irwin & Florence Green, 1912. No. B60268.
[191] Birth certificate for Florence Green; 1876.14076.
[192] Death certificate, Louisa Irwin, NSW.1910.5978
[193] Marriage certificate Louisa Atkins & Robert Irwin, 1866.01922.
[194] Birth certificate, Ada Emma Irwin, 1875.10617.
[195] Personal correspondence, Gary Bond, <gary @ johncmalouf.com.au>, 7/11/2005, 8/11/2005.
[196] Certificate of Entry in Birth Register, Ada Emma Irwin, 1875. No.10617/75.
[197] Family records collated by Clara Winifred Tosh & David Powell.
[198] Death certificate for Ada Emma Robinson (Irwin), 1957.732.
[199] Marriage certificate for Ada Emma Irwin & David Ross Robinson Jr., 1897. No. Dungog:1897.944.
[200] Death certificate David Ross Robinson, 1944.12683
[201] Birth certificate, David Ross Robinson III; 1903.34330/03
[202] Singelton Pioneer Register, information from Steve and Vicki Simmons.
[203] Personal correspondence, Stephen and Vicki Simmons (no current email), 15/2/1997, 24/2/1997, 17/7/1998, 28/7/1998.
[204] Personal correspondence, Barry Irwin, <jirwin @ bigpond.net.au>, 20/5/2004, 15/7/2004. Includes Birth certificate, John Irwin (1867), 1867.008885; Death certificate, John V. Irwin (1944), 1944.024804; Marriage certificate, John V. Irwin, 1898.001969.
[205] Personal correspondence, Robyn Nesbitt, <rknesbitt @ bigpond.com.au>, 30/1/2006, 10/8/2010.
[206] Personal correspondence, Bryan Hancock, <br.ym.hancock @ xtra.co.nz>, 28/10/2001, 29/10/2001.
[207] Maitland City Council Burial Register, <http://www.maitland.nsw.gov.au/Heritage/Cemeteries>.
[208] Personal correspondence, Gary Bond, <gary @ johncmalouf.com.au>. 7/11/2005.
[209] Obituary, Florence Amelia Irwin, Raymond Terrace Examiner, 3/10/1919. Copy from Stephen and Vicki Simmons (no current email).
[210] Birth certificate, James Irwin, 1860.006748. Copy from Katherine Hollaway, <gkhollaway @ optusnet.com.au>, 26/10/2009.
[211] Personal correspondence, Glenn Corbin, <corbin @ ihug.co.nz>, 22/3/1997, 11/12/1997.
[212] Funeral cards, Robert & Louisa Irwin. Copies from Stephen and Vicki Simmons (no current email).
[213] Queensland BMD CD's
[214] Interment.net, Goomeri Cemetery, Queensland, Australia, <http://www.interment.net/data/aus/qld/kilkivan/goomeri/goomeri.htm>.
[215] "Descendants of Irwin Thomas", 8/1/1998, prepared by Lloyd Walter Irwin. Copy forward by Stephen and Vicki Simmons (no current email), 23/7/1998.
[216] The Page Family Biographical Index, Noel Munkman, <http://home.iprimus.com.au/munkman/pagefamily/h105biographies.htm>.
[217] The Lineage & History of the Muddle Families of the World: Henry & Mary Muddle's Family, <http://www.muddlefamilies.info/buxted/212hm.htm>.
[218] The AIF Project: Walter George Irwin, <http://www.aif.adfa.edu.au:8080/showUnit?unitCode=LH1SA>.
[219] The AIF Project: Alexander Joseph Irwin, <http://www.aif.adfa.edu.au:8080/showUnit?unitCode=INF4REIN16>.
[220] The Maitland Mercury & Hunter River General Advertiser, 16/5/1855, Birth Death Marriage Notices, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/701457>.
[221] Dizzy Denise's Family History, <http://members.iinet.net.au/~gillespied/trees.html>.
[222] Australian Cemeteries Index: Inscription List for Bandon Grove Cemetery, <http://austcemindex.com/cemetery-inscriptions.php?id=262>.
[223] Australian Cemeteries Index: Inscription List for Glen William Anglican Cemetery, <http://austcemindex.com/cemetery-inscriptions.php?id=221>.
[224] Rookwood Cemetery, transcriptions, CD-ROM Edition ...
[225] NSW State Archives, Insolvency Index: John Irwin, <http://srwww.records.nsw.gov.au/indexes/searchform.aspx>.
[226] "Centenary history of the Presbyterian Church in New South Wales", James Cameron, 1905 Angus and Robertson (pub), <http://www.archive.org/details/centenaryhistory00came>.
[227] Register of War Memorials in NSW - St Peter's Anglican Church, Bendolba, NSW <http://www.warmemorialsnsw.asn.au/Details.cfm?MemNo=816>.
[228] Mapping our Anzacs: Leslie George Irwin, <http://mappingouranzacs.naa.gov.au/list-kin.aspx?nok=Irwin,%20George%20Orr%20%28father%29>.
[229] NSW State Archives: Register of Auriferous Leases <http://srwww.records.nsw.gov.au/indexes/searchform.aspx>.
[230] "Brief Notes on the Family of Henry Bignall (1837-1919) Farmer and Grazier of Bandon Grove, Somerton and Manilla", 8/2008, <http://home.exetel.com.au/bigbarry/imfamily.html>.
[231] Personal Correspondence, Suzanne Irwin, <sirwin @ ermpower.com.au>. 13/2/2004, 14/1/2006, 9/2/2006.
[232] Personal correspondence, Alan Eade, <flora.1 @ bigpond.com>, 14/7/2000, 13/4/2001.
[233] Inscription List for Glenridding Uniting Church Cemetery, <http://austcemindex.com/cemetery-inscriptions.php?id=185>.
[234] Personal correspondence, Berlinda Roach, <lolliesyumyum @ hotmail.com>, 3/11/2008, 4/11/2008, 9/11/2008.
[235] Personal correspondence, Ed Koeppen, <koeppen @ tpg.com.au>. 27/12/2008, 30/12/2008, 31/12/2008, 7/1/2009, 8/1/2009, 17/1/2009, 19/1/2009, 27/4/2009, 29/4/2009, 4/5/2009, 28/5/2009: BMD Indices, Cemetery transcriptions death certificate Mary Irwin 1905.5033, marriage certificate Michael Sidney Irwin 1896.108, death certificate William George Irwin 1910.181, birth certificate Ada Eliza Irwin 1860.10530, birth certificate George W. Irwin 1865.8722, birth certificate John Thomas 1869.10668, birth certificate of Peter Irwin 1871.10246, birth certificate Sydney Irwin 1873.10829, death certificate Emma Irwin 1865.2768, death certificate George Irwin 1884.1597, death certificate John Irwin 1904.9851, death certificate Sydney Irwin 1933.10479, death certificate Ellen Irwin 1950.14880, marriage certificate Peter Irwin 1894.4577, marriage certificate John Irwin 1887.3678, marriage certificate Ada Irwin 1878.2472, gravestone photograph Mary Irwin d.1905, birth certificate William Irving 1939.439544 (England).
[236] Personal correspondence, Kerry De Stefano" <the4stefs @ hotmail.com>, 10/6/2002.
[237] The Parry Family, Warwick Sherring, <http://freepages.family.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~sherring/parry/152.html>.
[238] Singleton & District Residents Directories : HOMAN TO IRWIN, <http://home.pacific.net.au/~tandd/RootFolder4/Ston%20PO%20Directories%20_surnames_HOMAN%20TO%20IRWIN.html>.
[239] 1841 NSW Heads of Households Census, NSW State Archives, <http://www.records.nsw.gov.au/state-archives/indexes-online/indexes-online>.
[240] The Maitland Mercury & Hunter River General Advertiser, 30/10/1883, p.5, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/908576>.
[241] NSW Cemeteries: Quirindi General Cemetery, <http://www.family.joint.net.au/index.php?mid=14&cid=887>.
[242] Post to Genes Reunited Forum, 28/9/2009, "Records Office: Jane Irwin...Australia", <http://www.genesreunited.co.nz/community/posts/1180178/default.aspx>. Also reply, same date, from 'Dorothy'.
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[244] Personal Correspondence, Sally Northey, <northeysally @ hotmail.com>, 24/2/2004, 29/2/2004.
[245] Personal Correspondence, Mike Fisher, <mfisher @ ozemail.com.au>, 30/12/1999.
[246] Posts to Ancestry Co Sligo Message Board, "Irwins Sligo to Artemesia, Ontario, Canada", Christine Stevenson, 19/1/2001, & followup posts by T. McCloghry 28/5/2001, David Burrows 9/3/2008, <http://boards.ancestry.families.aol.com/thread.aspx?mv=flat&m=2740&p=localities.britisles.ireland.sli.general>.
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[248] Linley & Jim Hooper's family history, <http://www.linleyfh.com/oursecondsite-p/p449.htm#i18714>.
[249] The Maitland Mercury & Hunter River General Advertiser, 14/11/1855, p.2, <http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/page/129352?zoomLevel=1>.
[250] Descendants of Robert Irwin, <http://www.compassion-in-business.co.uk/graham/ri-tree.pdf>.
[251] The Maitland Mercury & Hunter River General Advertiser, 6/2/1850, p.2, <http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/696622>.
[252] The Brisbane Courier, 19/3/1870, p.3, "Life in a Small Busy Town", <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/1312603>.
[253] Ferguson/Crawford/Smart/Leitch/Huys Family Tree, Garnet Ferguson, <http://gbferguson.tripod.com/famtree/dat1116.html>.
[254] Personal Correspondence, Beverley Irwin, <bebe.art @ bigpond.com>, 4/2/2002.
[255] Google cache of "Geni:Abraham Irwin (1865-1929)", <http://www.geni.com/people/Abraham-Irwin/6000000003082305532>.
[256] The Maitland Mercury & Hunter River General Advertiser, 6/4/1850, p.3, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/695303?searchTerm=>.
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[259] "Carole's Family: Eason, Ewin, Goode, Miles, Oates, Pascoe, Stewart, Lowe, Craig, Riley, Whippy, Simpson, Brown, O'Connor and Andrews from Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, England, Scotland, Ireland and the USA", Carole Riley, <http://caroleriley.id.au/familyTree/index.htm>. Sources: Personal Correspondence, Bill Eason Passenger Records for "Pearl", 1841; Passenger Records for "Oriental", 1850; Anne Chambers' Prayer Book; Blayney Cemetery Records; Will of William Irwin (1865); Protestant Church Registers Clogher Parish, Co Tyrone, Clogher Cathedral (Church of Ireland), Public Record Office of Northern Ireland; Volume 33, NSW Church Records 1788-1856, West Maitland, Northumberland, 1854; NSW BMD Index; Death certificates - Sarah Eason 1873.3798, William Irwin 1868.6853, Ann Chambers 1890.3095, Richard Eason 1922.13081; Marriage certificates: Richard Eason and Esther Ewin 1862.1772.
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[265] Index to Certificates of Freedom, NSW State Archives, <http://srwww.records.nsw.gov.au/indexes/searchform.aspx?id=19>.
[266] NSW State Archives Assisted Immigrants, <http://srwww.records.nsw.gov.au/indexes/searchform.aspx?id=9>.
[267] Post to Rootsweb mail list 'AUS-NSW-Hunter-Valley', 5/10/2006, "HOWE, HAIG ,HOUGH FAMILIES", <http://listsearches.rootsweb.com/th/read/AUS-NSW-Hunter-Valley/2006-10/1160028145>.
[268] Bellenger and Dilley Family History, <http://www.members.optusnet.com.au/belljar/DILLEY.htm>.
[269] WW2 Service Roll: Conrelius Irwin, <http://www.ww2roll.gov.au/script/veteran_certificate.asp?VeteranID=322288>.
[270] Johanna Tierney: <http://www.glendafae.com/getperson.php?personID=I06937&tree=Glenda>.
[271] NSW State Archives Index to Miscellaneous Immigrants, <http://srwww.records.nsw.gov.au/indexes/searchform.aspx>.
[272] Assisted immigrants arriving at Port Phillip, 1839-51, <http://srwww.records.nsw.gov.au/indexes/searchform.aspx>.
[273] NSW State Archives, Index to Convict Pardons, <http://srwww.records.nsw.gov.au/indexes/searchform.aspx>.
[274] "Early history of the Irvine name in NSW & van Diemens Land", Richard Cowan, <http://www.personal.usyd.edu.au/~rcowan/genealogy/irvine_name.html>.
[275] The Maitland Mercury & Hunter River General Advertiser, 13/5/1843, p.4, <http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/660176>; ibid, 29/7/1843, p.4, <http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/661447>; ibid, 28/2/1852, p.3, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/673257>.
[276] The Sydney Morning Herald, 2/6/1845, p.3, <http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/12879958>; ibid, 10/9/1843, p.3, <http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/12853022>.
[277] Title Deeds: Purchases by Retired Officers, NSW Government Gazette, 17/4/1839, p.6 <http://gazette.slv.vic.gov.au/images/1839/N/general/408.pdf>; Title Deeds, ibid, 4/12/1839, p.4, <http://gazette.slv.vic.gov.au/images/1839/N/general/472.pdf>.
[278] The Descendant Chart of the Williams family of Singleton, NSW, Australia, <http://www.xroyvision.com.au/williams/williams.html>.
[279] "Daisy in exile: the diary of an Australian schoolgirl in France, 1887-1889", Marc Serge Rivière, 2003, <http://books.google.com.au/books?id=RdJ96LulEQIC>.
[280] The Sydney Morning Herald, 2/12/1907, p.6, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/14896911>; ibid, 6/12/1922, p.12 (not yet scanned), <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/search?adv=y>.
[281] Brown Family Genealogy Forum (GenForum), "Isaac Brown m Harriet Irvine 1858 Parramatta", Richard Logan, 4/5/2002, <http://genforum.genealogy.com/cgi-bin/pageload.cgi?Phoebe,Brown,Parramatta::brown::27074.html> ibid, "Phoebe Brown, Parramatta, NSW, Australia", 6/4/2002, <http://genforum.genealogy.com/cgi-bin/pageload.cgi?Phoebe,Brown,Parramatta::brown::26717.html>.
[282] Personal correspondence, Katherine Hollaway, <gkhollaway @ optusnet.com.au>, 26/10/2009, 26/1/2010. Includes birth certificate Bernard Irwin 1888.000306; death certificate James Irwin 1907.14218; marriage certificate, James Irwin 1881.1605; marriage certificate, James Irwin 1856.603.
[283] Victorian BMD Index on CD-ROM.
[284] Descendants of Robert Irwin, prepared by Linda Baker, <linda.search@sympatico.ca>. Forwarded by David Irwin, 12/7/2007. Sources include: 1851-1891 census', Hillier twp, Prince Edward Co, Ontario, canada; tombstone inscriptions; BMD certificates; wills; newspaper extracts.
[285] Descendants of James Irwin, prepared by Hazel Gerodo, <gerodo@shaw.ca>. Forwarded by David Irwin, 12/7/2007. Sources include: Census records, passenger records, BMD certificates & Registry Indices.
[286] Descendants of Thomas Irwin, Compiled by Marilyn Goodfellow. Copy forwarded by Gary Irwin, <girwin @ xplornet.com>, 9/6/2009 (a descendant of Thomas). Sources include: personal correspondence Don Irwin, Mabel Irwin, Ralph McNabb, Doris Hussey, Orma Paton, Chris Pierce, Bill Irwin; will; BMD certificates; obituaries; Ontario Death registrations; Hannah Jane McNabb's papers; gravestone transcriptions; US Census 1880; Ontario Census 1861, 1871, 1881, 1901, 1911; St Marks marriages 1850-1874; Irwin family bible; Marriage register 1858-1869, Simcoe Co; Ontario Marriages 1857-1924; Ontario Deaths 1869-1934; Anglican Church Register; Baptism records, parish of Mulmur, Anglican Archives; Toronto & home district directory, 1837; "People of Peel" - an index of indices; Anglican Church of Canada Diocese of Toronto Archives, marriage registry; Anglican Church of Canada Diocese ofToronto Archives, Burial record.
[287] Personal correspondence, Gary Irwin, <girwin @ xplornet.com>, 5/6/2009.
[288] "Descendants of Joseph Irwin", prepared by Chris Irwin, <crirwin @ mymts.net>, 30/12/2000. Personal correspondence, ibid, 20/7/1999, 2/8/2010, 7/8/2010.
[289] 1901, 1906 & 1911 Canadian Census', <http://automatedgenealogy.com/>.
[290] Canadian Census, 1861, <http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;c=1460164>
[291] Canadian Census, 1871, <http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;c=1551612>.
[292] Canadian Census, 1851, <http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;c=1325192>.
[293] Descendents of Thomas & Sarah Irwin, Hazel Gerodo, <gerodo @ shaw.ca>, 18/5/2004, <http://www.gencircles.com/users/gerodo1/14/data/251349>. Sources listed therein.
[294] "Descendants of John Rusk", Cliff Rusk, <http://members.shaw.ca/c.rusk/JohnRusk1761.html>. Also post to Rusk Family Genealogy Forum, "William Rusk, Ireland to Canada", Cliff Rusk, 29/12/2001, <http://genforum.genealogy.com/rusk/messages/309.html>.
[295] 1837 Toronto & Home District Directory, <http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~onyork/people-1837IJ.html>.
[296] Post to Can-Ont-Simcoe-L Archives, "1840's Marriages, Simcoe County, pages 49-50", Heather Bertram, 19/11/2003, <http://archiver.rootsweb.ancestry.com/th/read/CAN-ONT-SIMCOE/2003-11/1069272735>.
[297] Simcoe County Marriages, 1842-1854, <http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~maryc>.
[298] Descendants of Robert Irwin, <http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~balmer04/529.htm>.
[299] Descendants of James Rusk, <http://members.shaw.ca/c.rusk/AlexanderRusk&MaryWallace.html>.
[300] Religious Census, 1766, Dungannon Parish, <http://www.from-ireland.net/tyr/dungannon1766.htm>.
[301] Wikipedia: Charles King Irwin, <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_King_Irwin>.
[302] Belfast and Ulster Towns Directory for 1910: Armagh, <http://www.libraryireland.com/UlsterDirectory1910/Armagh.php>.
[303] Post to Rootsweb CHURCHMEN-UK-L mail-list, 11/11/2003, Maureen Pumford, <http://archiver.rootsweb.ancestry.com/th/read/CHURCHMEN-UK/2003-11/1068574073>.
[304] Post to Rootsweb CoTyroneIreland-L mail-list, 12/7/2002, "Grand masters Orange Inst. 1835", <http://listsearches.rootsweb.com/th/read/CoTyroneIreland/2002-07/1026785797>.
[305] Wills, Public Records Office of Ireland, <http://www.proni.gov.uk>.
[306] Irwin Marriages in Clogher and Armagh Dioceses, <http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~tyrone/surnames/irwin.html>
[307] "Raising the question of Drumglass", in The News Letter (Belfast), 9/8/2001. Copy from http://findarticles.com>.
[308] Hansard 1803-2005, HC Deb 05 December 1906 vol 166 c931 931, <http://hansard.millbanksystems.com/commons/1906/dec/05/kingarve-mineral-lease>.
[309] Hansard 1803-2005, HC Deb 21 June 1877 vol 235 c82 82, <http://hansard.millbanksystems.com/commons/1877/jun/21/recorder-of-dublin-office-of-registrar>.
[310] Freeman Journal, Dublin, Ireland, 20/3/1764. Copy transcribed on 'Ireland Old News', <http://www.irelandoldnews.com/Dublin/1764/MAR.html>.
[311] The Peerage: Charles Butler Irwin, <http://www.thepeerage.com/p18146.htm>.
[312] Belfast Weekly News, 20/6/1857. Copy transcribed on 'Ireland Old News', <http://www.irelandoldnews.com/Belfast/1857/JUN.html>.
[313] 1880 Belfast/Ulster Street Directory, Dungannon: Nobility and Gentry, <http://www.lennonwylie.co.uk/PT_D1880.htm>.
[314] Cemetery Headstones transcriptions: Kilfithmone Church of Ireland, <http://members.webone.com.au/~sgrieves/cemetries__ireland.htm>.
[315] "History of the McDowells and connections", John Hugh McDowell, 1918, <http://www.archive.org/details/historyofmcdowel00mcdo>.
[316] 'Descendants of William IRWIN', Barry Graham, <btgraham @ tpg.com.au>, 21/1/2008, 24/1/2010.
[317] 1871-1920, English National School Admissions, Clonfeacle Parish, <http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~cotyroneireland/irwin_read.html>.
[318] The Armagh Guardian, 1/4/1845, "Easter Vestries", <http://www.irelandoldnews.com/Armagh/1845/18450401.html>.
[319] 1907 Belfast/Ulster Street Directory: Moy & Charlemont, <http://www.lennonwylie.co.uk/PT190711.htm>. ibid, 1901, <http://www.lennonwylie.co.uk/PT1901M.htm>.
[320] Probate of the Will of Anne Irwin, <http://www.proni.gov.uk/view_Will.htm?willId=67122&strReturn=listWill.asp?nListType=1&strOrder=Id&nPage=6713>.
[321] Probate of the Will of Andrew Anderson, <http://www.proni.gov.uk/view_Will.htm?willId=4893&strReturn=listWill.asp?nListType=1&strOrder=ID&nPage=490>.
[322] Probate of the Will of John Lee, <http://www.proni.gov.uk/view_Will.htm?willId=91479&strReturn=listWill.asp?nListType=1&strOrder=Grant&nPage=527>.
[323] 1912 Signatories of the Ulster Covenant, Benburb, <http://www.proni.gov.uk/ulstercovenantsearch/index.asp>.
[324] Public Records Office Northern Ireland, Wills, <http://www.proni.gov.uk/index/search_the_archives/will_calendars/wills_search.htm>.
[325] Personal correspondence, Barry Graham, <btgraham @ tpg.com.au>, 26/1/2010, 27/1/2010, 28/1/2010.
[326] Western Australia BMD, CD-ROM Edition.
[327] Taranaki Herald, Volume XLIII, Issue 10095, 30 August 1894, Page 2. Copy from ,Papers Past', <http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast?a=d&d=TH18940830.2.17>.
[328] Ulster Towns Directory for 1910, Moy & District, <http://www.libraryireland.com/UlsterDirectory1910/Moy.php>.
[329] My Genealogy Home Page, Antony Edward Wilson Irwin, Dungannon, Tyrone. Updated 17/1/2005, <http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/i/r/w/Antony-E-Irwin/WEBSITE-0001/UHP-0015.html>.
[330] Personal Correspondence, Mrs Ann E F Allen, Banbridge, Northern Ireland, <aefa @ crilly40.freeserve.co.uk>, 21/1/2010, 30/1/2010.
[331] Tythe Composition 1827 (Tithe Applotment Books), parish of Carnteel, <http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~cotyroneireland/tithe/tithe_carnteel.html>.
[332] Ancestry's "Tyrone: General" Message Board, "IRWIN family from Terluggan, near Aughnacloy, Co Tyrone", 9/8/2009, <http://boards.ancestry.co.uk/localities.britisles.ireland.tyr.general/6313.4/mb.ashx>.
[333] Post to Rootsweb mail-list, South-Africa-Cape-Town, 18/3/2007, Ann Allen, "Seeking Great-Uncle Matthew Irwin", <http://newsarch.rootsweb.com/th/read/south-africa-cape-town/2007-03/1174243179>.
[334] Deaths registered in the District of Aughnacloy in the Union of Clogher, <http://www.scottmcalpine.com/aughnacloy_deaths_1870a.html>
[335] Selected Tombstone Inscriptions, Clonfeacle Parish, Church of Ireland Cemetery, Benburb, Co Tyrone; selected marriage entries from Clonfeacle Parish, Church of Ireland, Benburb, Co Tyrone; 1901 Clonfeacle parish census extract. Forwarded by Barry Graham, <btgraham @ tpg.com.au>, 30/1/2010.
[336] Photograph of gravestone of David & Jane Irwin,  Upper Clonaneese Presbyterian Church, Carnteel parish, Co Tyrone, Ireland. Copy from Ann Allen, <aefa @ crilly40.freeserve.co.uk>, 30/1/2010.
[337] Obituary, Annie Irwin, 1947. Newspaper extract, source not specified. Copy from Jeanie Reed, <Atbone 2 @aol.com>, 20/12/2009.
[338] Newspaper clippings relating to Thomas Irwin, JP: The Maitland Mercury & Hunter River General Advertiser, 21/5/1881, p.8, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/817448>; ibid, 19/10/1882, p.6, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/860231>; ibid, 28/4/1883, p.5, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/903975>; ibid, 9/3/1882, p.7, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/848921>; ibid, 21/1/1882, p.6, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/846890>; ibid, 21/5/1881, p.8, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/817448>; ibid, 1/2/1883, p.4, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/866069>.
[339] Newspaper clippings citing Thomas Irwin of Dungog: The Maitland Mercury & Hunter River General Advertiser, 18/11/1880, p.4, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/813461>; ibid, 26/12/1860, p.8, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/13050640>; The Sydney Morning Herald, 16/10/1875, p.2, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/13366625>; ibid, 10/2/1906, p.12, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/14732635>; ibid, 31/7/1906, p.3, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/14789902>; ibid, 4/8/1908, p.4, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/15013594>; ibid, 16/8/1909, p.4, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/15087293>; ibid, 26/3/1906, p.6, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/14761509>; ibid, 26/8/1862, p.8, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/13233332>; ibid, 28/3/1868, p.2, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/13161745>.
[340] Newspaper clippings citing John Irwin Sr: The Sydney Morning Herald, 28/3/1868, p.2, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/13161745>; ibid, 19/5/1856, p.4, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/12975736>.
[341] The Curious Fox: Co Kerry, Ireland, <http://www.curiousfox.com/uk/mbprof2.lasso?eid=165750&-nothing>.
[342] The Sydney Morning Herald, 23/2/1907, p.12, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/14843288>.
[343] The Sydney Morning Herald, 9/12/1905, p.12, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/14745870> & ibid, 18/11/1905, p.10, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/14727452>.
[344] Newspaper clippings citing John Irwin Jr: The Sydney Morning Herald, 26/8/1862, p.8, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/13233332>; ibid, 25/10/1880, p.9, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/13470998>; ibid, 12/12/1883, p.11, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/13551845>; The Maitland Mercury & Hunter River General Advertiser, 26/10/1880, p.5, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/812984>.
[345] Newspaper clippings citing George Irwin: The Maitland Mercury & Hunter River General Advertiser, 25/10/1881, p.8, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/820572>; ibid, 12/1/1882, p.8, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/846294>; ibid, 8/3/1881, p.5, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/815826>.
[346] The Sydney Morning Herald, 29/10/1888, p.10, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/13701431>.
[347] The Sydney Morning Herald, 29/11/1909, p.5, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/15094708>.
[348] The Sydney Morning Herald, 13/6/1904, p.11, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/14652806>.
[349] The Maitland Mercury & Hunter River General Advertiser, 24/10/1882, p.4, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/860557>.
[350] Newspaper clippings citing James: The Melbourne Argus, 3/8/1878, p.7, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/5942815>; The Maitland Mercury & Hunter River General Advertiser, 3/7/1880, p.2, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/810319>; ibid, 20/3/1883, p.4, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/868997>; ibid, 1/9/1883, p.7, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/907210>; The Sydney Morning Herald, 4/7/1911, p.8, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/15258549>; ibid, 29/8/1884, p.12, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/13569008>; ibid, 25/10/1882, p.2, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/13520550>; ibid, 12/8/1884, p.10, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/13573409>; ibid, 3/8/1888, p.9, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/13692761>; ibid, 28/10/1879, p.3, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/13454003>; ibid, 15/10/1884, p.12, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/13582840>; ibid, 17/4/1886, p.21, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/13638631>; ibid, 3/8/1878, p.5, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/13418875>; ibid, 27/6/1879, p.7, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/13437424>.
[351] Newspaper clippings citing John Edward Irwin: The Sydney Morning Herald, 9/1/1858, p.7, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/13004867>; ibid, 2/6/1865, p.8, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/13113824>; ibid, 2/8/1873, p.2, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/13317545>; The Maitland Mercury & Hunter River General Advertiser, 11/7/1855, p.2, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/703278/129102>; ibid, 21/4/1855, p.2, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/700402>; ibid, 22/12/1855, p.4, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/710088>.
[352] Newspaper clippings citing William Irwin: The Maitland Mercury & Hunter River General Advertiser, 21/10/1848, p.4, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/708448>; ibid, 20/10/1849, p.2, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/699326>; ibid, 2/11/1850, p.1, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/688750>.
[353] The Maitland Mercury & Hunter River General Advertiser, 16/6/1855, p.2, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/702333>.
[354] Personal correspondence, Katherine Hollaway, <gkhollaway @ optusnet.com.au>, 10/11/2009. Death certificates Elizabeth Towers (1892.5058) & Thomas Towers (1882.7904), marriage certificate John Irwin & Elizabeth Towers (1857.1702).
[355] Australian Dictionary of Biography: Charles Windeyer (1780 - 1855), <http://adbonline.anu.edu.au/biogs/A020559b.htm>.  ibid, Charles Windeyer, <http://adbonline.anu.edu.au/biogs/A020559b.htm>. Wikipedia: RIchard Windeyer, <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Windeyer>. The Maitland Mercury & Hunter River General Advertiser, 24/11/1847, p.3, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/695125>; ibid, 15/1/1848, p.3, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/713714>; ibid, 13/5/1848, p.1, <http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/712080>.
[356] Descendents of Matthew Irwin of Terlugan (Tierlugan), Co Tyrone, Ireland. Compiled by Mrs Ann E. F. Allen, Banbridge, Co Down, Northern Ireland, 3/2/2010, <aefa @ crilly40.freeserve.co.uk>.
[357] Descendants of Matthew Irwin Jr of  C Tyrone, Ireland & Brantford, Ontario, Canada. Chart compiled by Mrs Ann E F Allen, of Banbridge, Co Down, Northern Ireland, 3/2/2010, <aefa @ crilly40.freeserve.co.uk>. Sources: Public Records Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI); 1881, 1901 Census of Canada; Death Notice, John Irwin, died 1928, Brantford, Ontario; Deaths, County of Halton, Ontario, p.329; Deaths, County of Brant, Township of Brantford, No 005711; Deaths, County of Brant, City of Brantford, pp.60, 239 (No 009300); Gravestone transcriptions, Mount Vernon United Church Cemetery; Brantford Public Library - Death notices in “Brantford Weekly Expositor”, <http://www.brantford.library.on.ca/genealogy/bmd.php>; Noted in pamphlet “Adelaide Township … A History” compiled by the Adelaide Township Heritage Group, <http://www.ourrotts.ca/e/roots4/6bn/6bnb0004.jpg>; Ontario Schedule of Marriages 1857-1922, pp. 91 (No 001186), 179 (No 001364), 453, 467 (No 011542); Birth registration, Brant County, No 01742/83, No 01922/85; Ontario Birth record – No 002761; Personal correspondence, Eileen Wilson (26/10/2006), Douglas & Laura LaChapelle (2006), Jim Rothwell.
[358] Cemetery transcriptions, Mount Vernon United Church Cemetery, 11 Mill Street, Mt Vernon, Brantford township, Brant Co, Ontario, Canada, <http://www.interment.net/data/canada/ontario/brant/brantford/mtvernon/index.htm>.
[359] Brant Co, Ontario, Canada 1892 Marriages, <http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~maryc/brant92.htm>.
[360] Tree posted to Ancestry's World Connect, "Bits and Pieces of Genealogy and History", Rebekah Teubner, updated 6/2/2010, <http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=cuatroake&id=I031313>.
[361] Clogher Griffiths. 1851, Griffith's Valuations, Askabout Ireland, <http://www.askaboutireland.ie/griffith-valuation/index.xml>.
[362] Tree posted to Ancestry's World Connect, Rosyln, updated 1/9/2007, <http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=REG&db=r36sym&id=I489>.
[363] Tree posted to Ancestry's World Connect, "Sharrow, Charron, Sharon, Carveth, Abbott, Armstrong, Miarecki and other Ancestors", updated 1/6/2009, <http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=craigsharrow&id=I91668>.
[364] Tree posted to Ancestry's World Connect, "The Irwin Family of Pontiac, Michigan", David Irwin, updated 24/5/2009, <http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=irwdav&id=P3784513399>.
[365] Post to Co Tyrone Guestbook/Query Page, David Irwin, 8/5/2009, <http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~cotyroneireland>.
[366] Tithe Applotments in the Parish of Artrea (Ardtrea): Townlands of Claggan, Derrygonigan Dufless, Edernagh & Lisboy, 1833, <http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cotyroneireland/tithe/tithe_Artrea.html>.
[367] Tree posted to Ancestry's World Connect, "Logan County, Illinois - PH", Penny Husler, updated 23/10/2004, <http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=loganil_ph&id=I343>. See also <http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~bhusler>. A large part of the material quoted in this source came from [388].
[368] Post to rootsweb CoTyroneIrelandmail list, "Irwin , Balleygawley and Kilmore,Tyrone", 3/6/2000, <http://searches2.rootsweb.ancestry.com/th/read/CoTyroneIreland/2000-06/0960008649>.
[369] 1880 US Census, CD-ROM Edition.
[370] "The Irvines and their kin; revised by the author in Scotland, Ireland and England; a history of the Irvine family and their descendants, also short sketches of their kindred, the Carlisles, McDowells, Johnstons, Maxwells, Gaults, McElroys, etc., from A.D. 373 down to the present time (1908)", Lucinda Joan Rogers Boyd, 1908, <http://www.archive.org/details/irvinestheirkinr00boyd>.
[371] National Archives: Item details WO 97/1118/197 (2nd Battalion, Veterans), <http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk>.
[372] "Frobyshire to Frobisher", Frobisher Happy Gang, 1978, Frobisher, Saskatchewan, pp.309-313. Extract from Mary Read, forwarded by David Irwin, 15/2/2010.
[373] "Natural Stone Database: the stone-built heritage of Northern Ireland", search on Tyrone, <http://www.stonedatabase.com/building_results.cfm/StartRow/21/ck/5/al/0>.
[374] Historic Buildings of Maitland District, Athel D'Ombrain & Wendy Swan, 1981, A.H & A.W. Reed Pty Ltd (Pub).
[375] Western Australia Directory, 1903, p.460, <http://www.slwa.wa.gov.au/pdf/battye/pods/1903/0264.pdf>; ibid, 1904, p.500, <http://www.slwa.wa.gov.au/pdf/battye/pods/1904/0281.pdf>; ibid, 1905, p.528, <http://www.slwa.wa.gov.au/pdf/battye/pods/1905/0293.pdf>.
[376] National Archives Australia, WW1 Service Records, <http://naa12.naa.gov.au/NameSearch/Interface/NameSearchForm.aspx>.
[377] Bank of NSW Honour Roll, Aust. Defence Force Academy, <http://www.aif.adfa.edu.au:8080/texts/smaller/Bank of NSW roll of honour/>.
[378] Wikipedia: Leslie Irwin, <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leslie_Irwin>.
[379] Papers Past (NZ National Library): Poverty Bay Herald, Volume VIII, Issue 1265, 8/3/1881, p.3, <http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast?a=d&d=PBH18810308.2.17.2>; ibid, Issue 1267, 10/3/1881, p.3, <http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast?a=d&d=PBH18810310.2.20.2>; ibid, Volume XIII, Issue 4563, 16/4/1886, p.2, <http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast?a=d&d=PBH18860416.2.20>; Evening Post, Volume XXXVI, Issue 112, 8/11/1888, p.2, <http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast?a=d&d=EP18881108.2.31>; Hawkes Bay Herald, 31/5/1890, p.2, <http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~babznz/hbh1890d.html>.
[380] The Maitland Mercury & Hunter River General Advertiser, 18/8/1881, <http://ll02.nla.gov.au/resource/8bdb9a64-5541-4e33-a428-bfdf93312447>.
[381] Western Australian Online BMD Index, <http://www.bdm.dotag.wa.gov.au/_apps/pioneersindex/default.aspx>.

[382] Personal correspondence, Graham Irwin, <graham @ compassion-in-business.co.uk>, 30/8/2010.
[383] Personal correspondence, Allan Smith, <allansmith8b @ bigpond.com>, 30/7/2010, 8/10/2010.
[384] Personal correspondence, Joe-Anne Kek, <jusjo @ bigpond.net.au>, 10/9/2010.
[385] Personal correspondence, Graham MacAllister, <gamacallister @ aol.com>, 8/11/2010, 10/11/2010, 15/11/2010.
[386] "Robert Ewin and Jane Montgomery of Balleygawley, Tyrone" Carole Riley, <caroleriley @ optusnet.com.au>, 17/2/2011, <http://www.caroleriley.id.au/familyTree>. Sources include: Personal correspondence Larraine Ewin, Michael Flynn, Larraine Abbey, Norma and Ivor Ewin, NSW BMD Index, Church of Ireland Register, Death certificate Henry Ewin, 1904.8630, assisted immigrant listing for 'Portland' 1841, Blayney Cemetery Records, Ewin History prepared for Reunion 1976 revised 1986, "Ewin Reunion Invitation for 30/4/1988" Norma W Ewin, Blayney Shire Cemetery Inscriptions: Blayney Shire Local and Family History Group, Sydney Dead Persons Society.
[387] Personal correspondence, Grant Williams, <williamsg67 @ hotmail.com>, 4/4/2011, 5/4/2011. Cites death certificate Annie Maher, birth certificate Annie McRae, marriage certificate Ann McRae & James Irwin.
[388] Personal correspondence, George Irwin, <irwin.gs @ verizon.net>, 2/6/2011, 4/6/2011. Information collected from family members.
[389] Personal correspondence, Julie Garrett, <juliegarrett91 @ hotmail.com>, 13/5/2011, 14/5/2011, 11/6/2011. Includes photogtraphs of Irwin graves at Drumcoo & Coolhill Cemeteries, Dungannon, Co Tyrone, Ireland.
[390] Descendants of Joseph & Archibald Irwin, Chris Irwin, Belmont, Manitoba, Canada, <crirwin @ mymts.net>, 19/1/2011. Cites census records, BMD certificates, BMD Indices, cemetery transcriptions, family records etc.