John Black, b 1590, First Black into Ireland from Scotland

John Black was born 1590 in Canongate, Midlothian, Scotland, and died 1653 in Belfast, County Antrim, Ireland . He was the son of John Black and Elizabeth Bessie Locart. He married Janet Jobsone Canongate, Midlothian, Scotland. John Black arrived in Ireland about 1618 as a colonizer in county Antrim. This was at the time of the Ulster Plantation. Although county Antrim was not part of the Plantation, they did follow Plantation guidelines. Records shows John Black b 1590 was a tenant on Adare properties, Ballymena, Upper Toome, Country Antrim, Ireland.


                           John Black, Belfast, Ireland Lineage

John E. Black

   Reuben E. Black b 1901 Lehi, Arizona d 1981 American Fork, Utah

      Nephi Black b 1870 Kanosh, Utah d 1959 Las Vegas, Nevada

         George Black b 1823 Lisburn, Ireland d 1850 Kanosh, Utah

           William Y Black b 1784 Lisburn, Ireland d 1873 Rockville, Utah

              William Black b 1744 Belfast, Ireland d 1835 Lisburn, Ireland

                 William Black b 1696 Belfast, Ireland d 1760 Malone, Ireland

                    John Black b 1647 Belfast, Ireland d 1725 Belfast, Ireland

                       John Black b 1620 Broughshane, Ireland d 1721 Belfast, Ireland

                          John Black b 1590 Canongate, Midlothian, Scotland d 1653 Belfast, Ireland