The Culbert Family Genealogy Project:
 Connecting a Migratory People

Andrew CULBERT

Male Abt 1814 - 1861  (~ 47 years)


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  • Name Andrew CULBERT  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Born Abt. 1814  County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Arrival 3 Jul 1841  Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Occupation 1848  Balleighan townland, Raymoghy Civil Parish, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Farmer 
    Census 1858  Balleighan townland, Raymoghy Civil Parish, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Departure Londonderry, County Londonderry, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Died 6 Nov 1861  County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Person ID I23908  Culbert | Branch: Culberts (I1933), connected to Raymoghey, Co. Donegal, Ireland; Descendants migrated to Philadelphia, PA & Alabama, U.S.
    Last Modified 8 Jan 2018 

    Father James CULBERT, Sr.,   b. Abt. 1774, Manorcunningham, Raymoghy Parish, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1833, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 59 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Elizabeth PARK,   b. Abt 1776, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1848, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F5235  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Susan MCCLEAN,   b. Abt. 1820, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1895, Balleighan townland, Raymoghy Civil Parish, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Married 13 Jan 1848  2nd Ray Presbyterian Meeting House, Errity, Raymoghey Civil Parish, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11
    • 13 Jan 1848, Andrew Culbert, full age, bachelor, farmer, of Balleighan, father James Culbert, farmer, was married in the meetinghouse of 2nd Ray, Errity, Raymoghy Parish to Susan McClean, full age, spinster, of Tirhirron. father Samuel McClean, farmer, witnesses Robert Armour and Thomas Harris. [10]
    Children 
     1. James CULBERT,   b. Abt. 1850, Prob. Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Aug 1918, Balleighan townland, Raymoghy Civil Parish, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years)  [Birth]
     2. Elizabeth Ann CULBERT,   b. Abt. 1852, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1897, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 45 years)  [Birth]
     3. Robert CULBERT,   b. Abt 1854, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 1928, Balleighan townland, Raymoghy Civil Parish, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years)  [Birth]
     4. Margaret Jane CULBERT,   b. Abt. 1855, Letterkenny, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1887, Balleighan townland, Raymoghy Civil Parish, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 32 years)  [Birth]
    +5. Mathew CULBERT, Sr.,   b. 11 Mar 1856, Balleighan townland, Raymoghy Civil Parish, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1946, Carrownasaul townland, Kilmacrenan Civil Parish, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)  [Birth]
     6. Samuel CULBERT,   b. 1 Nov 1858, Balleighan townland, Raymoghy Civil Parish, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jan 1897, Balleighan townland, Raymoghy Civil Parish, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)  [Birth]
     7. ? CULBERT,   b. Abt 1860,   d. Yes, date unknown  [Birth]
    Last Modified 21 Feb 2017 
    Family ID F4319  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt. 1814 - County Donegal, Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsArrival - 3 Jul 1841 - Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1848 - Balleighan townland, Raymoghy Civil Parish, County Donegal, Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 13 Jan 1848 - 2nd Ray Presbyterian Meeting House, Errity, Raymoghey Civil Parish, County Donegal, Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Griffith's Primary Valuation - 1858 - Balleighan townland, Raymoghy Civil Parish, County Donegal, Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeparture - - Londonderry, County Londonderry, Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Nov 1861 - County Donegal, Ireland Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Census Records
    Andrew Culbert, 1858, Balleeghan
    Andrew Culbert, 1858, Balleeghan
    Griffith's Primary Valuation

    Maps
    Andrew Culbert, 1858, Balleeghan Map
    Andrew Culbert, 1858, Balleeghan Map
    Griffith's Primary Valuation

  • Notes 
    • According to family letters, Andrew never left Ireland. It is supposed that the family was planning to send him, but that this plan changed. It is uncertain why he was shown on the passenger list. [ref. Jena Burstein]

      Ireland Petty Session Court Cases
      Date: 04 June 1858
      Justice: Robert McClintock, Esq and John Ferguson, Esq
      Court: Newtown Cunningham
      Complainant: S.C. Thomas Barton, Manorcunningham
      Defendant: Andrew Culbert, Balleighan
      Witness: Complainant
      Cause: Defendant's horse was permitted to graze upon the public road at Balleighan on the 23rd May 1858.
      Order: Defendant fined in the sum of 9 pence and costs of the court. Paid.

  • Sources 
    1. [S2010] Philadelphia Passenger Lists, 1800-1945, (Ancestry.com).

    2. [S202] Alabama Records, Volume 167, p. 71, referring to Final Record 9, page 205, Estate of Mathew Culbert.
      See Notes for brother, Mathew

    3. [S2290] Simpson, Allison, Personal (16867), Letters from Andrew Park, Balleighan, IRE to James Park, Knoxville, TN.
      Letter to James Park from Andrew Park dated 27 May 1842.
      "Sister Elizabeth and her son Andrew and daughter Catherine are well and send their love to you and htank you for the care and trouble you took in enquiring after her sons, Matthew and James. You have no doubt ere now heard that Joseph fell overboard on the voyage to America and met a watery grave. The property direction of letters to her daughters in Philadelphia is to the care of John Greer grocer Market street no 497 north side."

    4. [S1325] Ireland General Registration Office, Marriage Index.

    5. [S4368] Philadelphia Passenger and Immigration Lists, 1800-1850.

    6. [S1326] Ireland General Registration Office, Marriage Registration, Roman Catholic Chapel, Killycreen, Ramelton Registrar's District, County Donegal, Nos. 139/140, Mathew Culbert and Maria Coll, 1882.
      See marriage notes for son. Transcription provided by Jena Burstein.

    7. [S1326] Ireland General Registration Office, Marriage Registration, Andrew Culbert and Susan McClean, Letterkenny Reg. Dist., County Donegal, 13 Jan 1848.
      See marriage notes.

    8. [S1154] Griffith's Primary Valuation, 1848-1864, MH:S291., Andrew Cubbert[sic], Map Ref. 7, Balleeghan townland, Raymoghy Civil Parish, County Donegal; http://www.askaboutireland.ie/griffith-valuation/index.xml?action=doNameSearch&PlaceID=1524149&county=Donegal&barony=Raphoe,%20north&parish=Raymoghy&townland=Balleeghan, viewed 8 Jan 2018, 1858.
      House, offices, and land
      See census image and map

    9. [S1708] Moore, Charles R., personal.

    10. [S1326] Ireland General Registration Office, Marriage Registration, Andrew Culbert and Susan McClean, Letterkenny Reg. Dist., County Donegal, 13 Jan 1848.
      See marriage notes. He was married at the same time and place as his sister.

    11. [S1325] Ireland General Registration Office, Marriage Index, Andrew Culbert and N/R, Letterkenny District/PLU, County Donegal, Ireland, Quarter N/R, Vol. 6, p. 608, 1848.