CollectionYoung of Culdaff Papers

A detailed calendar of the Young of Culdaff papers is available. This collection includes:
Young family photographs, including photographs of female family members, such as Anne Cary, 1st wife of Revd. Robert Young, Maryanne Young and Catherine Murphy, c.1900.

Typescript copy of Miss Kate Gage of Rathin's family history of the Boyd's of Ballycastle and the Stewarts of Ballintoy, c.1612-1850, complied c.1920.

3 boxes of genealogical notes on various families, including the Gage, Knox, Benson and Harvey families, c.1920-1965.

Envelope of c.100 letters to Mrs Amy Isobel Young, mainly in appreciation of her book, 'Three hundred years in Innishowen' (1928), 1911-1930.

Typescript copy of a few pages of the diary of Mrs John Ffolliott, mother of Maryanne Young, 1808.

Envelope of typescript copies of parts of the diary of Maryanne Young, wife of George Young of Culdaff, 1809-1858.

Manuscript diary of Mrs Maryanne Young of Culdaff, 1918.

Letters from Robert Young, Culdaff to his mother, 1857.

AccessBy prior appointment.
Century19th, 20th
Repository NamePublic Record Office of Northern Ireland
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Repository Web Address
CommentSome of the information listed from this repository has been extracted from lists available in the archives. The lists were compiled by Public Record Office of Northern Ireland staff and we are grateful for their assistance. It must be remembered that due to time constraints not all items in this repository were examined individually.