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The Lawell Family Tree of Ireland.

Updated January 24, 2002

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I am researching The Lawell Family History in Ireland in the Countys of Down and Armagh,I am looking for information on Emigrants to USA. Peter Lawell and his wife Elizabeth Mc Donald (maiden name)They were married in St Colemans Roman Catholic Church,Co Down, on August 27, 1871,they had three children born in Ireland,Sarah Ann born July 7 1872,James born Oct 9, 1875,. and Elizabeth born Dec 17, 1878, they emigrated to New York about 1880 He work in the Dunbar Mc Master Mill in Greenwich, New York, For over Twenty years.Just finished reading the book Linen Threads and Broom Twines by William T Ruddock. An Irish and American Album and Directory of the People of the Dunbarton Mill,Greenwich, New York 1879-1952 and the author list Peter Lawell family as (Lowell)so it must be that their name was changes to Lowell. Peter nephew John Lawell who went Philadelphia,on board the steamship "Haverford", On April 23th 1923 from Liverpool. His wife sail on the 1st Nov 1923 on the "Orca" from Southhamtonshire England. John was married in Wishaw, Scotland were his wife came from. They had a son called Joseph Ignatius Lawell, born in Wishard, Scotland. John and Anges were married July 8th 1918 in St Ignatius, Roman Catholic Chapel their address was 27 Caledonian Road Wishaw, Scotland.

 
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