I don’t know who James KERR’s parents are & I don’t know if there were any other children in addition to Richard.
My sole source of information is the following marriage record which I found to my great surpriseearly last week - https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FG8D-S5C.A response to a post I made on another forum suggested that I should purchase a marriage certificate as this will include bride & groom’s place of residence (i.e. the townland).
Here is some additional information about the ARMSTRONG family that may be of interest:
Sarah who was the 3nd oldest was born between 1840 & 1844 - a newspaper report for her youngest sister’s marriage places Sarah as the 2nd oldest daughter (refer below).
Sarah had at least 5 siblings - James, Mary Jane, Ellen, William and Hamilton.All of these immigrated to South Australia (SA) - James & Mary Jane arrived in 1855 while the other 3 arrived in 1866.
Sarah’s mother died in the early 1850s as her father, Thompson, re-married in 1856 (refer https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FGCL-9GK).
Sarah’s 1st cousins, James & Sarah GODBER (parents: George & Sarah ARMSTRONG) & Sarah’s husband, George WILSON immigrated to the Australian colony of Victoria.A newspaper report of George’s death advised that there was family in both Adelaide & New Zealand.
As Sarah & husband do not appear in any Irish records after 1870, I have been wondering if they may have immigrated somewhere; say Scotland, England, North America or even, New Zealand.
I have a question for you: Your wife’s parents & grandparents - do you know the names of the townlands where they live/lived?You can send me a private message if you wish.