Dear Margaret, firstly my profoundest apolgies for not emailing back sooner, afraid that things suddenly got very hectic and I forgot about family history, hope that you had a productive trip to Ireland, and sorry that I was not able to meet up with you. Below is where my shier ancestry fits in.
Nicholas Shier m(1748) Anne Nicholas Shier born c1750 m Anne Fitch Bamlet Shier bornc1775 m Eliz Coe Jacob1806-1871 Jacob c1831 m Catherine Heavenor (Catherine was Jacob’s second wife) (Jacob had 17 children) Rebecca Susan Shier (1859-1882) m (1877) Charles Smyth (1840-1882) Charles Smyth (1879-1963)m (1907) Margaret Anne Drew (1878-1942) Charles Smyth (1909-184)m(1943) Gladys Irvine (1917-1980) Charles Smyth (1947-m(1972) Elizabeth Donnelly 1952- Timothy Smyth (1985-
Dates may be a little inaccurate unfortunately. Hope that you are getting on well. Regards Timothy