Brownlee family genealogy

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This is a branch of Brownlow of Tyrconnell, which came to Ireland, originally from Belton, county Lincoln, England; and settled in Derrylard, Portadown, county Armagh, on the estate of Lord Charlemont. We have traced the family back to:

1. John Brownlee of Derrylard, who mar. and had;

2. James Brownlee, who m. and had several sons (one of them James); and some daus., whose names we have not ascertained; m. and had:

3. John Brownlee, who m. and had four sons and two daus.:

4. J. J. Brownlee, of Canterbury, New Zealand: one of those sons; was living in 1886.