Michael, 1723 Feb 13

Catherine McYlrea departed this life about the 9th of April last, intestate whereof the court having intelligence has directed her next relations viz her sister Mary Cannell’s als McYlrea’s children Tho, Jon, Cath and Jane Cannell joint administrators of all her goods and chattels whatsoever, Jane being absent the other three are sworn in form of Law and gave pledges Edward Tear & Gilbert Tear Probatum est & solvit 1:2


Mary Cannell als McYlrea departed this left about the 20th of April last, intestate, whereof the court having intelligence has decreed her 4 children Tho, Jon, Cath & Jane Cannell joint administrators of all her goods moveable and immoveable whatsoever and the former three are sworn in Court (Latin?) Secondo forman legis & give pledges ut infra Do est & solvit – 1:2 Pledges Edward Tear & Gilbert Tear


  1. Sisters, Catherine unmarried. Mary married to Rich Cannell (no record)
  2. Parent = Hu Macilera; his children = Cath Macilera (b1656), Mary McYlera (b1659), William Machlera (b1663)
  3. Balnarenney (Ballnarenny, Ballarenny?) is listed on the parish register beside the record of Catherine's burial
  4. Brother William died in Braddan in 1699
  5. Mary’s children identified in will: Thomas (1691), Cath (1695), John (1702) & Jane (1707)
  6. The absent Jane would have been 17 when her aunt and mother died. She might have married Robert Cain in 1734

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