William Culbert born in 1829 in Glinsk, Fanad, Co.Donegal and his wife Jane Mair born in 1835 in Glasgow Scotland. In 1848 they travelled to United States, meeting in Charlestown South Carolina, where they married in 1853, raising a family of six children, and 20 grandchildren.
THE STORY OF JANE AND WILLIAM CULBERT
108 Years later in 1956, Carolyn Culbert Osborn, a descendants of William Culbert’s, escorted by her husband became the first Culbert to take the return journey to visit her great-grandfathers birth place in Glinsk, Fanad, She was followed soon after in her journey in 1959 by her close relation Dorothy Culbert Lucas and her husband Fred Lucas. Dorothy Culbert became the author of this book (attached) that tells the History of their Culbert family on emigrating to the United States and who they would have met and kept in contact with families from Glinsk during their time back in Fanad, along the Shores of Mulroy Bay.
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Posted on IrelandXO by: Al Gross, USA
Decendent of William Culbert born in Glinsk, County Donegal,