Little Berna (now named Fernshaw) October 2011© 2011 Sinton Family Trees
Quaker Records Ireland - Birth Details
Name: John Greeves
Date of Birth: 25d 3mo 1761
Place of Birth: Grange
Parents: William & Mary Greer Greeves
Description of Father:
Registration Meeting: Grange Meeting, Volume 1, Page 16
[RFSS Jan 2012]
Quaker. Linen bleacher & merchant.
Lived at Bernagh, Co. Tyrone, Ireland. He is "Father" in the letters. John and Margaret settled at Bernagh, Co. Tyrone, which he built about the time of his marriage. He had a lease from Lord Northland in 1787.
Wm. Heazelton addresses his letter to his cousin John Greeves, Bernagh, parish of Killyman, barony of Dungannon Middle, Co. Tyrone.
[Public Records Office Northern Ireland]
His mother, was the daughter of James Morton and Sarah Whitsitt of Grange. For a complete Greeves/Greer genealogy, see Burke, Irish Family Records, 1976.
The marriages, births, deaths and activities of this family, their friends, relations, and descendants are covered in the letters. John built Bernagh circa 1789. Two other children died young.
Family information furnished by Joy Jones of Colorado Springs inidcates John to be "of Bernagh."
Quaker Records Ireland - Death & Burial Details
Name: John Greeves
Date of Death: 12d 9mo 1843
Residence: Lisburn, Co. Antrim
Age: 83 Years
Date of Burial: 16d 9mo 1843
Place of Burial: Grange, Co. Tyrone
Registration Meeting: Grange Meeting, Volume 3, Page 317
[RFSS Aug 2012]
|[ s2257 ]||Birth Registration - Birth of John Greeves to William and Mary Greer Greeves on 25 March 1761 in Bernagh, Dungannon, Co. Tyrone, Ireland - The Religious Society of Friends, Grange Meeting, Volume 1, Page 16 - BR1761-25-03-JG|
|[ s2047 ]||Cemetery Marker - Headstone - Friends Burial Ground, Grange, Co. Tyrone, Ireland - H1843-12-09-JG
|[ s2542 ]||Death Registration - Death of John Greeves on 12 September 1843 in Lisburn, Co. Antrim, Ireland, United Kingdom and burial on 16 September 1843 in Friends Burial Ground, Grange, Co. Tyrone, Ireland, United Kingdom - The Religious Society of Friends, Grange Meeting, Volume 3, Page 317 - DR1843-12-09-JG|
|[ s2258 ]||Marriage Registration - Marriage of John Greeves and Margaret Sinton on 5 March 1789 in Friends Meeting House, Moyallon, Co. Down, Ireland - The Religious Society of Friends, Lurgan Meeting, Volume 2, Page 176 - MR1789-05-03-JG-MS|
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