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  • Samuel Vesey, JP (1795 - 1876)
    He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) of County Tyrone. Held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for County Tyrone. Held the office of High Sheriff of County Tyrone in 1826. Lived ...
  • Eleanor Cowan (1831 - 1923)
    Photo is Eleanor Whitcraft and William Cowan once again it a Tin photo and I own the copy . I do share photos but please tell how you are connected please
  • William Cowan (1831 - 1900)
    photo is William Cowan and his sons Back John, Francis, 2nd row David Samuel, William (Father) sitting front is son William who dies in 1900 at same time as Francis . this is the only copy of a Tin photo


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The archive of the Ulster Unionist Council, held by the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI), contains just under half a million original signatures and addresses of the men who, on 28 September 1912, signed the Ulster Covenant, and of the women who signed the parallel Declaration. In total, the Covenant was signed by 237,368 men, and the Declaration by 234,046 women.

Counties of Northern Ireland