Rev Andrew Ferguson 1690
Received by e-mail:
My name is Bob Ferguson. I live in
I am the great, great, great, great, great grandson of Andrew Ferguson, Sr. who was the minister at Burt Presbyterian Church beginning in 1690. He served in that capacity for many years and was succeeded in that position by his son, Andrew Ferguson, Jr.
It is my understanding from your website that your parish was originally connected with Burt.
Your website contains some information about my ancestors which has been very helpful in our search to learn more about our family. For example, under the section entitled “The Foundations” there is biographical information about both men which states:
Andrew Ferguson MA was born in
We are especially interested in any information regarding Andrew Ferguson Senior’s parents and/or siblings. We believe his father was Alexander Ferguson, also a minister, who came from
We are aware that there are gravestones and tablets at the ruins of Burt Presbyterian Church. It is our understanding that both Andrew Fergusons are buried there, along with family members. Sincerely, Bob Ferguson
On R238 from Derry to Buncrana at Tooban, Burnfoot
Fahan, Via Lifford, Co. Donegal
Republic of Ireland EIRCode F93 XY65
ROI Registered Charity Number (RCN): 20205867