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: My Speer/Speire family came from
: Byetlalt, Kilwinning, Ayrshire,
: Scotland to Ulster, Ireland in the
: early 1600s
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: Source: Register of his Great Seal
: Vol. 1580-1593 (V.) Jasper Speire of
: Ulster, Byethalt, Kilwinning,
: Ayrshire. (1583) Tenant of Sir. Hugh
: Captain John Speere/Speire of
: Hodgsons Scottish Regiment of Horse
: (ca.1585- 1649) "Will proved
: Londonderry" Accompanied Sir.
: Thomas James Montgomery to Ulster in
: 1610 retired 1614. Married and
: immigrated to Ireland,
: Lived/settling in 1614 at Kinnaird
: (now Caledon), Co. Tyrone, Ulster,
: Northern Ireland1614. Attained 1618
: Alexander Sperre/Speire d. 1669, a
: "servitor" to Sir. Hugh
: Montgomery of Braidstone. Settled
: at Gray Abbey, South Co. Down.
: Letters of Denization 1617 (wrote
: account of funeral of Sir. Hugh
: Montgomery, 8 Sept 1630, Public
: Record office of Northern Ireland
: PRONI D/627/1 card # M-653)
: George Speer