b.9 JAN 1656/57 of Ballyboggan in the parish of Clonleigh, Co. Donegal
d.30 SEP 1730 County Donegal, Ireland
m. 5 Jun 1654
m. 8 Apr 1682
Facts and Events
6. JOSEPH5 CALDWELL (JOHN4, JOHN3, WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1) was born 09 Jan 1657 in Lifford Parish, County Donegal, Ireland, and died 30 Sep 1730 in County Donegal, Ireland. He married JANE MCGHEE 08 Apr 1682 in County Donegal, Ireland, daughter of ALEXANDER MCGHEE and JANE MILLIKEN. She died Unknown. Notes for JOSEPH CALDWELL: From notes on Family Tree: All of his children except Margaret came to America. Margaret died in Ireland. Andrew came in 1718. Most of the others came in 1727. A daughter of Capt. John's son, William (Margaret Caldwell) m. James Richey, Sr. Jeanne/Jane Caldwell m. Alexander Richey, and they were the parents of James Richey, Sr. who m. Margaret Caldwell above.This was the case of "cousin" marriage. James Richey, Sr. married the daughter of his first cousin William Caldwell, his first cousin-once-removed! More About JOSEPH CALDWELL: Burial: Unknown, On his farm "Lifford" or "Leffera", Parish Ballycoogan, County Donegal, Ireland More About JANE MCGHEE: Name 2: Jane McGhie More About JOSEPH CALDWELL and JANE MCGHEE: Marriage: 08 Apr 1682, County Donegal, Ireland Children of JOSEPH CALDWELL and JANE MCGHEE are: 7. i. CAPTAIN JOHN6 CALDWELL, b. 09 Jan 1683, Lifford Parish, County Donegal, Ireland; d. 06 Oct 1750, Cub Creek, Charlotte County, Virginia. 8. ii. JEANNE CALDWELL, b. 1688, Lifford Parish, County Donegal, Ireland; d. 1784, Farmville, Amelia or Prince Edward County, Virginia. iii. ELIZABETH CALDWELL, b. 1684, County Donegal, Ireland; d. Unknown, Virginia; m. JAMES MOORE; d. Unknown. More About ELIZABETH CALDWELL: Immigration: 1727, to America with her brother and his family iv. MARGARET CALDWELL, b. 1686, County Donegal, Ireland; d. 1740, Ireland; m. ROBERT J. MCJUNKIN; d. Unknown. v. GEORGE CALDWELL, b. Abt. 1690, County Donegal, Ireland; d. Unknown; m. JANE PHILLIPS; d. Unknown. 9. vi. CATHERINE CALDWELL, b. Bet. 1691 - 1692, County Donegal, Ireland; d. Unknown, Virginia. 10. vii. ANDREW CALDWELL, b. Bet. 1691 - 1693, County Donegal, Ireland; d. Unknown. Generation No. 6
Jane MCGHIE, bapt October 11, 1661; m. Joseph CALDWLL of Ballyboggan in the parish of Clonleigh, Co. Donegal, bapt January 9, 1657, son of John Caldwell and Mary Holmes of Ballyboggan, on April 8, 1682. The Caldwell family came originally from Straiton in Ayrshire. Joseph served in the defence of Derry and died in 1730, being buried on his farm in Ballyboggan on 3 Sep 1730. Jane d. in 1740.