"Wilhemina Mary ELDER" in a household as a companion in Gortnagallon
near Lough Neagh!
She must be a known "PAXTANG PA" DNA relative from Inch Island, Co Donegal!
The handwritten census page which says she was born in Co Donegal is .pdf, now uploaded
to share with other ELDER researchers.
1911 Census - Antrim - 253 ELDER entries
Elder Wilhemina Mary - Gortnagallon Ballynadrentagh Antrim 33 F
Search: Ballynadrentagh - Killead Parish
Gortnagallon map - Intersects Ardmore Road - east side of Lough Neagh
see street map:
1911 Census archives - more info about Households
Residents of house number 11 in Gortnagallon (Ballynadrentagh, Antrim)
Surname Forename Age Sex
Moore William 73 Male - Widower - Retired Warehouseman -b. Antrim - Ch. of IRE.
Moore Letitia Annie 44 Female - b. Scotland - Ch. of IRE.
Mulligan Catherine 50 Female - Companion - Unitarian - b. Co Down
Elder Wilhemina Mary 33 (born 1878 - Co Donegal - Occ: Companion) - Presbyterian
Duglus Jane Elizabeth 33 Female - servant -Domestic- R Cath
McKaouagh Mark 28 Male - Farm servant - R. Cath
See INCH ISLAND ELDER webpage (PAXTANG PA DNA group) - Family tree
by Tira Brandon-Evans (also see Resources - 1851 census - with MOORE in Rasharkin)
Wilhelmina Mary Elder
birth: 11 Feb 1876
place: The Grove, Inch, Donegal, Ireland
death: 23 May 1960
place: The Grove, Inch, Donegal, Ireland
Letter of 1944 - transcribed by Tira,
Wilhemina addressed letter from Londonderry, but mentions living in Co Down in 1944.
Ballyclare notes: Thomas is sub-postmaster and stationer - Jeanie, sister, Elizabeth, mother, all born Co Tyrone
Belfast to Ballyclare map - 13.1 mi about 21 mins
Ballymoney to Ballymena - Mapquest directions - go SE to Ballymena
25 Minutes 18.2 Miles - Zoom Out 2 clicks to see Belfast further to the SE
Lisnagarran1911.pdf - Bracknamuckley - AntrimMapF.pdf
(near Ballymena and Portglenone -which is on RiverBann)
Elder Jane 50 Female Widow - b. Antrim - Seamstress
Elder Robert 21 Male son b. Antrim - Ag Laborer
Elder Sopherina 17 Female daughter b. Scotland - Seamstress
- all Presbyterian
Portglenone Parish Church - Ch of Ireland
Ballymena Town - Alexander Street
Elder John 48 Male - Civil Bill Officer - Ch of Ire - b. Antrim
McMillan James 40 Male - Lodger - R. Catholic - b. Antrim
Ballymena -House 45 in Broughshane Street
Elder Sarah 49 S Female - Fruiterer - Antrim
Elder Jane 57 S Female - sister - Antrim
Elder Maggie 40 S Female - sister - shop-girl - Antrim
Elder Sara Jane 19 S Female - sister - machinist - Co Tyrone
- all Ch. of Ire
Glenleslie Clogh - near Ballymena
Kells/Connor village -(SE of Ballymena) 94.7% Protestant
Tullynamullen - Kells - TullynamullenKells1911.pdf - near Ballymena
John Elder - Farmer Servant - Single - Presbyterian - b. Co Antrim
Lisnawhiggle - Kells - LisnawhiggleKells1911.pdf - near Ballymena
William Elder - 38 - widower - Presbyterian - Farmer - b. Co Antrim - 2 daughters
Lisnawhiggle Cottage -Grove Rd, Ballymena
-- ideal location for families and those who want to get away from it all. It offers a unique opportunity to enjoy the
peaceful countryside of Northern Ireland, while still being within easy reach of major amenities.
near Ballymena - north toward Dunminning (2)
House #16 - Broughdone (Galgorm) - BroughdoneGalgorm1911.pdf - map F
Mary Elder -Labourer - Presb, b, Co Antrim -
Margaret Miller - House work - widow - Presby. - b. Co Antrim
Galgorm Castle - estate and golf course
Drumraw - Portglenone - DrumrawPortglenone1911.pdf - Map F (16)
Hugh Elder - Presb. - farmer - b. Co Antrim 75 yrs old (b. abt 1836)
Ballywindelland, Lower (Seacon) - BallywindellandLower-Seacon1911.pdf
James Elder age 33 - Ag Laborer - Ch. of IRE - b. Antrim
Seacon Rd, Ballymoney
Killagan - Drumadarragh - 4 mi SE from Kilraghts - AntrimMapD.pdf (square 1)
James ELDER - Corn Miller and Laborer - Presby. b. Co Antrim
(Carneatly) Enagh1911.pdf and AntrimMapD.pdf - south of Stranocum (10 and14)
Elder Alexander D 20 Male - Ag laborer b. Antrim
Elder Ruth 30 Female - wife b. Antrim
Elder James Alexander 0 Male b. Antrim
All Presbyterian - English only
Enagh Lodge- Ballymoney - map
Exit Ballymoney on Bann Road sign-posted Garvagh, travel one mile and Drumskea Road is on the left.
Enagh Lodge is on the left, past the turn on the right towards the old house.
Artnagross The Vow (Finvoy Parish)
Auburn St, Cromac/Cromaghs - near Ballycastle
Thomas ELDER, 40 -Co Derry-Merchant - children (printer, shop assistant)-ChIre
Cromaghs, located approximately 2 kilometres to east of Armoy..."
Armoy map - northeast of Ballymoney (Toward Ballycastle, past Kilraghts, Stranocum,)
Glenwherry Presbyterian Church
....situated between Ballymena, Larne and Ballyclare.
Glenwhirry and Glendun Court Hostel, Newtownabbey
map : ..."Within walking distance of both the University of Ulster and the shores of Belfast Lough,
and about fifteen minutes drive into the city centre (Belfast)..."
Kilwaughter (Milbrook Town)
Kilwaughter Castle is in the hills about 3 miles S. W. of Larne.
Millbrook - past Kilwaughter on way East from Ballymena to Larne, close to coast.
Map for properties
Sandy Row - St. George's - Belfast - -SandyRowStGeorgesBelfast1911.pdf
RichardElder-63 -BrassMoulder-CoDown (wife Co Tyrone-Children-Co Louth)
"Belfast St Anne's was a borough constituency comprising part of south-western Belfast.
The constituency contained areas between the current Lisburn Road and Falls Road and
consisted of the former St George's ward and most of the former St Anne's ward -
although unusually it did not include the eponymous cathedral which was in Belfast Central."
...."Hazelfield Street, off the Shankill Road in north Belfast (notorious)."
Forth River Primary School -Belfast - near Forth River Linear Park
62-66 Ballygomartin Road, Belfast BT13 3ND
White Abbey - on coast - North of Belfast -toward Newtownabbey
From the Belfast and Ulster Towns Directory for 1910
Three miles from Kilrea Railway Station.
Parish and Village.
Population--parish, 4,616; village, 255
--John Elder, postmaster.
Inhabitants in the neighborhood
Elder, James, R.D.C., Ballydonly