Who were the parents of William Todd of Ireland?

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Think he was born in Glasgow. Died 13 Mar 1915, in Belfast. Was married to Catherine Dow (Cowan) on 17 Sep 1879 in Belfast.
WikiTree profile: William Todd
asked in Genealogy Help by Ann Burnett G2G1 (1.4k points)
edited by Jillaine Smith
Hi Jilliane, I'm still trying to find his parents and date of birth.

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If he was born in Scotland then Scotlandspeople wold be the best place to search for him, Url to follow.

His marriage records shold show his parents and they can be searched for in Rootsireleand Url to follow.

 

Scotlands People   http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/

Roots Ireland          http://www.rootsireland.ie/
answered by Billy Wallace G2G6 Pilot (210k points)
Thanks, will do!
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Civil Marriage
Date of Marriage 17 Sep 1879
Groom Name William Alexander TODD
Bride Name Catherine Dow  COWAN
Church York Street Presbyterian Church
Parish Shankill
Civil District Belfast
County Antrim
Surname First Name Year Father's First Name County
TODD WILLIAM ALEX 1879 SAMUEL Antrim
COWAN CATHERINE DOW 1879 JAMES Antrim
answered by Valerie Kerr G2G6 Mach 1 (10.4k points)
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Hi Ann,

I think, though I'm not completely certain, that Samuel Todd was married to Eliza Stewart and that they were William Alex's and John's parents. Samuel was a muslin and tow dealer in Belfast in the 1850's.

All the best!

Eddie
answered by Eddie Brittain G2G Crew (410 points)
Thanks Eddie!

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