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[4qd-bannvalley] Perry of Garvagh
Hello Linde. Thank you very much for your response. For my part I have been luck in the
past when I have played the long shot. It is not to be so this time, by the look of
things. If English then I should change my focus to Christchurch in New Zealand for this
is the nature of settlement in that city.
Thanks again. Regards Greg.
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From: "Lunney Family" <family@xxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Sunday, December 10, 2006 12:23 PM
Subject: Re: [4qd-bannvalley] Perry of Garvagh
> Dear Greg,
> I would guess that your Perrys and Horns are more likely to be
> English; the Christian name "Jane Emma'" sounds rather un-Ulster for
> that date, and I don't know of the name Horn in the Garvagh area;
> there are Horners not far away, but don't know of Horn. What
> religion were they? If Church of England, then that strengthens the
> likelihood that they were English; of course there are episcopalian
> (church of Ireland) in the north of Ireland, but as far as I know,
> the Garvagh Perrys were Presbyterian, and one would expect that this
> affiliation would last at least one generation in NZ.
> sorry not to be more encouraging with the brick wall; of course one
> never knows. I'll keep an eye out for Perrys anyhow!