Elizabeth Simpson, 18841969 (aged 85 years)

Name
Elizabeth /Simpson/
Given names
Elizabeth
Surname
Simpson
Nickname
Eliza
Married name
Elizabeth /Johnston/
Birth April 21, 1884 49 36

Death of a maternal grandfatherWilliam Downey
February 27, 1886 (aged 1 year) Age: 68
Birth of a sisterSarah Ellen Simpson
June 23, 1887 (aged 3 years)

Birth of a sisterLetitia Simpson
August 18, 1889 (aged 5 years)

Religious marriageJoseph Erskine JohnstonView this family
March 9, 1908 (aged 23 years)
Note: Irish Civil Records

Irish Civil Records Party 1 Name JOSEPH JOHNSTON Party 2 Name ELIZA SIMPSON Date of Event 09 March 1909 Group Registration ID 1903243 SR District/Reg Area Monaghan Parish of Tedavnet, Bellanode

Death of a maternal grandmotherMary Anne Greaves
January 6, 1910 (aged 25 years) Age: 88
Birth of a sonJoseph Henry Johnston
January 29, 1910 (aged 25 years)

Census April 2, 1911 (aged 26 years) Age: 26
Birth of a daughterMay Johnston
January 23, 1916 (aged 31 years)

Birth of a sonJames Johnston
January 18, 1918 (aged 33 years)

Death of a husbandJoseph Erskine Johnston
August 11, 1922 (aged 38 years)

Joseph Erskine Johnston Family Headstone
Joseph Erskine Johnston Family Headstone

Note: Located in Magheraveely Graveyard.
Birth of a daughterAlice Johnston
1922 (aged 37 years)

Note: Gravestone states she died aged 2, therefore we assume she was born in 1922
Event
Bought back part of Tully
1930 (aged 45 years)
Date of entry in original source: April 1930
Text:

N.R.BIRNEY’S SALES, FRIDAY, 4TH APRIL, 1930, at 11 o’clock.- Sale of Mr Robert Worrall’s farm of land which he holds, situate in the townland of TULLY. The farm consists of 169 acres or thereabouts, held in fee simple, subject to the half-yearly instalment of £11 19s 10d, payable to the Minister of Finance, Northern Ireland. It is situated five miles from Lisnaskea, and convenient to Ballagh Cross, and is intersected by the county road. There is a cotter’s house let at £3 18s per year: also a forge which can be let at the same rent. There are about 50 acres of the area the best of black turf bog. A large potion of it is let, and brings in a good income. The land is dry, of a lime stone nature. The buildings consist of a good two-storey slated dwelling house of eight apartments, two-horse stable, loose boxes, 12 cow byre, piggeries, machinery, calf and turf-house.

Quality of data: primary evidence
Note: Eliza bought back part of Tully from the WORRALL family which was passed on to her son James.
Death of a motherMary Jane Downey
January 31, 1942 (aged 57 years)

Death of a brotherJames Simpson
November 2, 1942 (aged 58 years)

Death of a brotherThomas William Simpson
June 25, 1947 (aged 63 years)

Death of a brotherJohn Simpson
August 4, 1958 (aged 74 years)

Death July 4, 1969 (aged 85 years)

Burial
Joseph Erskine Johnston Family Headstone
Joseph Erskine Johnston Family Headstone

Note: Located in Magheraveely Graveyard.
Family with parents
father
1835
Birth: about 1835Drumbier townland, County Monaghan, Republic of Ireland
mother
Mary Jane SIMPSON (nee DOWNEY)
18471942
Birth: May 25, 1847 30 25County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Death: January 31, 1942
Marriage
Marriage: August 15, 1871St Marks Church of Ireland, Aghadrumsee, Rosslea, County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
2 years
elder brother
18731947
Birth: December 25, 1873 38 26County Monaghan, Republic of Ireland
Death: June 25, 1947
3 years
elder brother
2 years
elder sister
2 years
elder brother
18811958
Birth: December 12, 1881 46 34
Death: August 4, 1958
2 years
herself
Elizabeth "Eliza" Johnston [1884-1969]
18841969
Birth: April 21, 1884 49 36
Death: July 4, 1969
3 years
younger sister
2 years
younger sister
Family with Joseph Erskine Johnston
husband
18621922
Birth: September 6, 1862 38
Death: August 11, 1922
herself
Elizabeth "Eliza" Johnston [1884-1969]
18841969
Birth: April 21, 1884 49 36
Death: July 4, 1969
Marriage
Marriage: March 9, 1908Bellanode, County Monaghan, Republic of Ireland
15 years
daughter
-12 years
son
Harry Johnston
19101993
Birth: January 29, 1910 47 25
Death: November 4, 1993
daughter
daughter
May Johnston
19161997
Birth: January 23, 1916 53 31
Death: March 31, 1997
2 years
son
James Johnston [1918-1981]
19181981
Birth: January 18, 1918 55 33
Death: October 18, 1981Erne Hospital, Enniskillen, County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
EventImpartial Reporter
Date of entry in original source: April 1930
Text:

N.R.BIRNEY’S SALES, FRIDAY, 4TH APRIL, 1930, at 11 o’clock.- Sale of Mr Robert Worrall’s farm of land which he holds, situate in the townland of TULLY. The farm consists of 169 acres or thereabouts, held in fee simple, subject to the half-yearly instalment of £11 19s 10d, payable to the Minister of Finance, Northern Ireland. It is situated five miles from Lisnaskea, and convenient to Ballagh Cross, and is intersected by the county road. There is a cotter’s house let at £3 18s per year: also a forge which can be let at the same rent. There are about 50 acres of the area the best of black turf bog. A large potion of it is let, and brings in a good income. The land is dry, of a lime stone nature. The buildings consist of a good two-storey slated dwelling house of eight apartments, two-horse stable, loose boxes, 12 cow byre, piggeries, machinery, calf and turf-house.

Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage

Irish Civil Records Party 1 Name JOSEPH JOHNSTON Party 2 Name ELIZA SIMPSON Date of Event 09 March 1909 Group Registration ID 1903243 SR District/Reg Area Monaghan Parish of Tedavnet, Bellanode

Event

Eliza bought back part of Tully from the WORRALL family which was passed on to her son James.