William John McConnel (1844 - 1920) and Margaret McCully.( abt 1844-1889) married 21 Apr 1865 in First Presbyterian Church, Newtownards, Co Down, Ireland. Margaret was buried at the Movilla Graveyard, Newtownards.
William Henry McConnell was my great-grandfather, the only child of William John McConnell and Margaret McCully. He was born in Belfast but went to the Model school in Newtownards. He worked for the same company as a stone-mason and brick-layer for over 50 years. He married Sarah Alice Courtney on 19 October 1897 at St Anne's, Belfast, known as the runaway church. They lived in various parts of Belfast. William is buried in the Dundonald Cemetery.
|Date of Birth||29th May 1875|
|Date of Death||24th May 1954|