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I am searching for information of my Grandfather Charles Hueston and Greatgrandfather David Hueston (DOB 1820) and Greatgrandmother Mary Ann Coulter.  Thank for any information you can provide

Virginia Hueston Kuzemchak

Sunday 30th Apr 2023, 02:10PM

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  • On, I found the following births/baptisms for children of David Huston and Mary Ann Coulter in Donegal. I did not find Charles. I hope the following is helpful.

                 Church Baptism      Huston           William          1859  Co. Donegal 

                Church Baptism       Huston           David  1866  Co. Donegal 

                Civil Birth      Huston           David  1866  Co. Donegal 

                Church Baptism       Huston           Alexander     1869  Co. Donegal 

                Civil Birth      Huston           Henry 1869  Co. Donegal


    Here’s an example of one of the records.


    William Huston     

    Birth:  21-Apr-1859

    Baptism:        03-Jun-1859

    Lived in Tivockmoy [likely Teevickmoy]

    Presbyterian Parish of       STRANORLAR, Co. Donegal

    Father:           David Huston          

    Mother:         Mary Anne Coulter


    James Reid

    Frederick Steele


    Sunday 30th Apr 2023, 03:37PM
  • Here's the marriage of David and Mary Anne.  I'd guess that your Charles was the first child, named after the paternal grandfather. 

    Marriage:            28-Feb-1854                      

    Parish:   Stranorlar, Co. Donegal

    Name:   David    Huston                           Mary Anne              Coulter

    Address:               Teevicmoy                         Lettermakenny

    Denomination:   Church Of Ireland                            Church Of Ireland

    Occupation:        FARMER                              Not Recorded

    Full Age (Over 21)                                           Full Age (Over 21)

    Status:   Bachelor (Previously unmarried)                 Spinster (Previously unmarried)

    Husband's Father                            Wife's Father

    Name:   Charles Huston                 Alexander           Coulter

    Occupation:        Farmer                 Farmer

    Husband's Mother                           Wife's Mother

    Witnesses: Andrew          Cumming, John  Coulter


    Sunday 30th Apr 2023, 03:45PM
  • Here is the transcription of the death record of a Charles Huston of Teevickmoy with a relative David. It is likely you David's father.

    You can see the death record at This will also give cause of death.



    Name: Charles Huston Death: 15-May-1869  
    Age: 85 Parish : STRANORLAR
    Address: Teevickmoy   Co. Donegal
    Status: Widower (Male)    
    Occupation: FARMER    
        Relationship: Present At Death
        Name: David Huston
        Address: Teevickmoy


    Sunday 30th Apr 2023, 03:49PM
  • Click here to see Charles Heuston in the tithe applotments in 1830:…


    He had 20 acres, of which 8 were arable land and 12 were moorland.


    Sunday 30th Apr 2023, 05:27PM
  • In the Flax Growers List of 1796, there were several Houstons in Stranolar, including a Charles.

    Houston                 Andrew                Killymard             Donegal

    Houston                 Charles               Stranorlar            Donegal

    Houston                 Claud                 Raphoe                Donegal

    Houston                 George                Templemore            Donegal

    Houston                 James                 Raphoe                Donegal

    Houston                 James                 Rye                   Donegal

    Houston                 James                 Taughboyne            Donegal

    Houston                 John                  Stranorlar            Donegal

    Houston                 Moses                 Rye                   Donegal

    Houston                 Rev. William          Donegal               Donegal

    Houston                 Robert                Killymard             Donegal

    Houston                 Robert                Stranorlar            Donegal

    Houston                 Thomas                Templemore            Donegal

    Houston                 William               Raphoe                Donegal

    Houston                 William               Templemore            Donegal


    Sunday 30th Apr 2023, 05:33PM
  • This is incredible!  Thank you so very much


    Virginia Hueston Kuzemchak

    Monday 1st May 2023, 10:18PM

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