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No Penny or Rodger households in the tithes in Saul in 1833. Some Welsh farms in Tollynear & Ballintougher.
Probably tells you that the Rodger and Penny families had no land. Probably agricultural labourers/weavers. The Saul area is largely agricultural and the majority of people there would have worked on the land.
There are no church records for Saul for the period you need. Very hard to suggest what sources you could research to take this further.
Elwyn, IrelandXO Volunteer ☘
I take it your information was derived from the parish registers of St.Margaret's, Church of Ireland, Downpatrick.
In addition to the available sources below for further research you may try and gain access to the available newspaper sources such as the Down Recorder or the Northern Star if an announcement was printed in either.
Records available are baptisms 1733- 1854, marriages 1700- 1736 & 1740- 1874, burials 1719-1867 at PRONI MIC /1/39; Linenhall Library, Belfast has a register of deaths (1693-1862) and marriages (1727-1862) of persons in Downpatrick and neighbourhood -personal visits only ; LDS film #0823636 was baptisms 1733-1854, marriages 1700-1875 & burials 1719- 1867; UHF ( http://www.ancestryireland.com/ ) has baptisms 1749-1857 & burials 1752-1785, 1795 -1829, 1837-1871; http://www.rootsireland.ie have baptisms 1749 -1857 & burials 1752-1785;1795-1829; 1837-1871
Thank you both for this information. It looks like I will need to make a visit to PRONI. Margaret's death record gives her father's occupation as Farmer, although he was possibly a farm labourer