John Irvine, of Camgart
Born: Unknown - Died: 1725
Married: Rebecca Crawford

JOHN IRVINE, died in 1725.

More information is needed on this individual. If you have any please click on the Email link above.

Under date of 1725 the will of John of Camgart was found – revealing:

1st -- his [John, of Camgart] wife as Rebecca nee Crawford Irvine,

2nd -- his brothers as James, William, Christopher,

3rd -- his sons as:- William, of Camgart (d. 1743); James, of Furnish; Lawrence; Christopher (b. 1706, d. 1738); John,

4th – his brother-in-law Gerard Irvine of Greenhill (‘DE" in Castle Irvine Line) – m. Alice Forester, d. without issue, and

5th – this cousin Margatson Armour, Esq.

Additional findings:-

6th - Margatson Armour, Esq., whose mother and wife were of the Corry Family, in 1731 purchased the Manor of Blessingbourne – the Estate including town lands of Lurgan, Clobby, Furnish and others. Account book records revealed leaseholds of Furnish town lands to William and James from 1744-50 (with son William’s demise in 1743 these lessees undoubtedly were grandsons [Gen'l] William and James) – and other Furnish town lands leased to Thommas Irvine dated 21st June 1751.

7th - John, of Camgart's wife Rebecca Crawford was daughter of William Crawford and Ann Corry (whose brother John Corry in 1656 purchased Castle Coole – founding the Corry Family as Earls of Belmore, and the Cole Family as Earls of Enniskillen).

8th - Dublin Public Record Office revealed the order of births of the grandsons of John Camgart as :-

William, of Camgart and Furnish.
James (Dr.), of Furnish later of Enniskillen,
m. Ann Armstrong.
Thommas (or Thomas), of Killes, b. 1730.


William Irvine, of Camgart, b. ?, d. 1743

James Irvine,of Furnish b.?, d. ??
m. ??

Lawrence Irvine

Christopher Irvine, b. 1706, d. 1738

John Irvine