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[Torrens List] My mysterious great grandmother

My great grandparents were William James Hamilton Hall (whose geneological information is quite extensive) and Margaret Torrens. They immigrated to the U.S. separately; he in 1889 and she in 1894 or 1895. A geneology of the Hall family done by a relative in Ireland states that Margaret was from Garvagh and that she had a grandmother who was a Hamilton.

Her birth date is variously given as 1875, 1876, 1877 or 1880 - perhaps she didn’t think it was proper for the census-taker to ask. Her daughter recorded her birth as September 1, 1875. She died in New York in 1958.

I have not been able to find her immigration records, names of siblings or parents, or records in Ireland, and would very much like to. Her story always piqued my interest; she didn’t like to old man she was betrothed to so she slipped out with some “borrowed” money and came to the U.S. as a teen.

I would appreciate any help in learning more about her family.
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