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Thomas English (1807 IRE- 1868 Scotland)
[Participant #E-0028]

Thomas English
(1807 IRE - 1868 SCT)

married 1st: bef. 1826
to: Mary Ann [Sloan]
Children (partial list):
James English,
Hance English,
Francis English,
Helen/ Ellen English,
Samuel English

Migration of Thomas English & family
Dromore, County Down, Ireland
by 1826
son born Drumore, Co Down, IRE (spelling error?)
by 1851
Newton & Maybole, Ayrshire, Scotland
desc. migrated to USA
by 1900
+ Lasalle, Illinois USA
by 1930
+ Kansas City, Missouri USA
[Participant #E-0028] -- Descendancy and Documentation

Generation 1:
Thomas English was the son of Thomas James ENGLISH & Helen [Turner] *see note below

Thomas English was married 1st to Mary Ann [Sloan]
birthdate: 1807
birthplace: Dromore, Ireland
death: 28 Feb 1868
death place: Hurlford, Riccarton, Ayr, Scotland
spouse: Mary Ann [Sloan]
spouses parents:
spouses birthdate & place: c1808
spouses death date and place: bet. 1841-1851
marriage date: bef. 1826
marriage place: Ireland likely
Note: Thomas English married second on 04 Jun 1855 to Jean Ramsay (1813-bef.1857); married third on 31 Dec 1857 to Mary Ann McDowell (1817-1881)

  Generation 2:
Francis English was the son of Thomas ENGLISH & Mary Ann [Sloan]

FrancisEnglish was married to Janet Smith [Ewings]
birthdate: Abt. 1837
birthplace: County Down, Ireland (likely Drumore)
death: Aft. 22 Aug 1895
death place: likely Dreghorn, Ayr, Scotland
spouse: Janet Smith [Ewings]
spouses parents: Joseph Ewings & Margaret Glendinning
spouses birthdate & place: Riccarton, Ayr, Scotland
spouses death date and place: Aft. 22 Aug 1895
marriage date: 05 Dec 1862
marriage place: Riccarton, Ayr, Scotland
  Generation 3:
Thomas English was the son of Francis ENGLISH & Janet Smith [Ewings]

Thomas English was married to Margaret [Rowatt]
birthdate: 25 Feb 1864
birthplace: Riccarton, Ayr, Scotland
death: 03 Apr 1944
death place: Springfield, Sangamon Co., Illinois USA
spouse: Margaret [Rowatt]
spouses parents: James Rowatt & Mary Shaw (both born Scotland)
spouses birthdate & place: 27 Feb 1868; Sandy Lake, Mercer Co., Pennsylvania USA
spouses death date and place: March 1962; Streator, LA Salle, Illinois
marriage date: 13 May 1887
marriage place: La Salle Co., Illinois USA
  Generation 4:
Francis James English was the son of Thomas ENGLISH & Margaret [Rowatt]

Francis James English was married to Marian [Pickrell]
Francis James ENGLISH
birthdate: 26 Aug 1895
birthplace: Streator, LA Salle, Illinois
death: 31 Mar 1973
death place: Tifton, Tift Co., GA
spouse: Marian [Pickrell]
spouses parents: Arthur Pickrell & Theodosia Bone
spouses birthdate & place: 14 Dec 1898; Buffalo, Sangamon Co., IL
spouses death date and place: 07 Mar 1980
marriage date: 27 Sep 1924
marriage place: Chicago, Cook, IL
  Generation 5:
Thomas English was the son of Francis James ENGLISH & Marian [Pickrell]
  Generation 6:
Participant ENGLISH
[Participant #E-0028] - Additional Information
  Research Notes:
  Generation 1:
Thomas English was the son of Thomas James ENGLISH & Helen [Turner]

Source for parents identities is through marriage & death certificate information.
>Father's name appears to be Thomas James English (or James Thomas English), occupation tenant farmer.
> Mother's name is Helen Turner (possible given name: Jean Eleanor Turner)
--Both parents were born before 1791 and both were deceased before 02 Jan 1858.
--Their son Thomas English was born in 1807 in Dromore, Co Down, Ireland.
  Researching this family:  

Many thanks to Marion Fielding who has kindly shared his research and records with this project.  His  research is available through his World Connect file posted at this link:

Email Marion Fielding at: Marna(at)freyrsden(dot)co(dot)uk


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