Esther (Essie) Mullan (nee Willighan)
The 4th child of Thomas and Margaret, Esther was born on 19th February 1905.
Present at her birth was Maria Kells of 105 Cambrai St. Esther, who was known as Essie (pron. Acey), became a spinner and married a rougher, Robert Mullan, on April 5th 1926. He lived at 96 Cambrai St. They were married at Holy Trinity Parish Church of Ireland in Belfast. Witnesses were Thomas Willighan (her father) and Jenny Bamford.
Essie and Robert had 3 children - Tommy, May and Robert-John (who died young).