Rennie/Reany

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There is a headstone in Bonamargy friary, on the outskirts of Ballycastle. This is on one of the headstones:
ERECTED

BY JOHN RENIE OF TORR,

in memory of his two sons

Alexander and Andrew,

who departed this life,

on the 10th of August 1845

the above named

JOHN RENIE

died 16th July 1860

Aged 52 years.


(This name was locally pronounced as "Rainey". Jimmy Rennie, ex R.I.C. batchelor died at The Warren c 1950 and was buried in this plot. He was an uncle of J "Rooney".)
 
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