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Death Notices, Burt Parish, Co Donegal

Transcribed from the Londonderry Sentinel 1829-69 +

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July 24 1830

 At Carnamaddy, Burt, in the 90th year of her age, MRS MARY PORTER, relict of the late MR ROBERT PORTER, of same place

 

March 26 1831  

On the 18th inst., at the residence of the Rev. H. Brooke, of Burt, after a protracted illness, MISS HOOD, eldest daughter of the late REV JOHN HOOD, many years Presbyterian Clergyman of this City

 

May 21 1831

We are sorry to announce the death of MR JOHN ALLISON, of Burt, farmer, who fell from his horse and was killed as he was leaving the City on Thursday evening, the 19th inst., on Strand Road, opposite Pennyburn Mills

 

October 22 1831  

At Mones, Burt, on the 20th inst., MR JOHN EWING, aged 52 yrs

 

March 23 1833  

On Tuesday, the 12th inst., after a lingering illness, MARGARET, youngest daughter of MR WILLIAM GALLAGHER, of Burt, county Donegal

 

November 9 1833

On the 11th September last, at Panyan, state of New York, in the 63rd year of her age, after a protracted illness, MRS MITCHELL, wife of WILLIAM MITCHELL, ESQ., (formerly of Coleraine) and eldest daughter of the late WILLIAM LEATHEM, ESQ., of Burt

 

March 8 1834

On the 28th inst., at Burrough House, Burt, county Donegal, after a protracted and severe illness, MARY, wife of MR FALCONBRIDGE, Officer of Excise. This lady was the author of Veritas Vincit, a work highly esteemed

 

June 28 1834 

On Wednesday, the 18th inst, of paralysis, MR WILLIAM PORTER, of Carrowan, Burt, in the 78 year of his age. He had served as an officer in the Volunteer Corps, and subsequently was first Lieutenant of Burt Cavalry

 

August 16 1834

At Grange, Burt, on Friday, 8th inst., in the 23rd year of her age, after a severe and lingering illness, SARAH JANE, daughter of the late MR PAUL BARRY

 

March 14 1835

On Thursday, 26th ult., after a severe illness, MRS BARRY, relict of the late MR PAUL BARRY, of Grange, Burt

 

April 18 1835 

At Moleny, after a protracted illness, SUSAN, youngest daughter of the late REV CUNNINGHAM PORTER, for many years Curate of the Parish of Burt, Diocese of Derry

 

April 25 1835

 On Sunday evening last, in the 91st year of his age, MR RICHARD CUNNINGHAM, of Castlecooley, county Donegal

 

August 29 1835 

On the 14th inst., at his father's residence, Borough House, Burt, aged 17, WILLIAM, the only son of WILLIAM HUETT, ESQ., Supervisor of Excise

 

September 19 1835

On the 12th inst., aged 21 years, MARGARET, eldest daughter of MR WILLIAM LEATHEM, JUN., Burt

 

January 2 1836

At Burt, on the 31st ult, GEORGE ALEXANDER, youngest son of WILLIAM LEATHEM, ESQ

 

January 16 1836

At Spienagh, Burt, on the 5th inst., MR ROBERT ALLISON, aged 29 years, after an illness of about five weeks, occasioned by a fall from his cart, which upset on returning from Derry

 

May 21 1836  

On the 12th inst., at Milltown, Burt, MR JAMES PORTER, in his 82nd year

 

December 24 1836 

At Ballymoney, Burt, on Monday, the 19th inst., aged 17, MARIANNE PORTER, eldest daughter of JOSEPH PORTER, ESQ.  

 

April 8 1837

On 27th ult., in the 66th year of his age, WILLIAM LEATHEM, ESQ., of Burt

 

March 10 1838 

On the 6th inst., at the residence of her father, MARTHA, youngest daughter of the REV H. BROOKE, of Burt

 

March 31 1838

On the 20th inst., at her residence, Widow's House, Raphoe, in the 75th year of her age, MARY, relict of the late REV MR CUNNINGHAM PORTER, of Burt

 

August 25 1838 

On Thursday, the 16th inst., ROBERT EDWARDS, of Drumgowan, Burt, aged 82 years

 

February 16 1839 

On the 14th inst., at Grange, Burt, in the 80th year of his age, THOMAS BARRY, ESQ., formerly of this City

 

March 2 1839

At Carrowan, Burt, on Friday, the15th ult., MR JOHN PORTER, aged 81 Years

 

March 30 1839 

On Sunday evening last, the 24th inst., MR JAMES DYSART, of Burt, aged 83 years

 

April 27 1839

On the 21st inst., after a protracted illness, in the 25th year of her age, REBECCA, sixth daughter of the late MR PAUL BARRY, of Grange, Burt

 

June 22 1839

On the 17th inst., at Burt, in the 83rd year of his age, the REV HUGH BROOKE, for upwards of 55 years Presbyterian Clergyman of that Parish

 

January 11 1840

At Carrowen, Burt, on Sunday evening last, after a short illness, aged 36 years, MR DAVID PORTER, JUN

 

February 15 1840  

In Burt, on the 11th inst., in the 67th year of her age, ELIZABETH, relict of the late WILLIAM LEATHEM, ESQ

 

March 27 1841 

At Brookhill, on the 23rd inst., aged 79 years, MARGARET, relict of the late REV H. BROOKE, of Burt

 

April 3 1841 

In Burt, on the 29th ult., of cramp, JANE, the infant daughter of MR EWING, aged 8 years and 3 months

 

July 31 1841

On the 20th inst., suddenly, at his lodgings, Carrowan, aged 39, WILLIAM, eldest son of the late SAMUEL EWING, ESQ., Burt

 

April 21 1841  

On Friday last, aged 61 years, MR ROBERT PORTER, of Speenig, Burt. The numbers, of all classes, who accompanied his remains to the burying ground of Grange, On Monday last, testified the respect in which he was held

 

November 26 1842

At his residence, Carnamaddy, Burt, on Tuesday the 15th inst., JOHN DYSART, ESQ

 

August 12 1843 

At Rockfield, on the 30th ult., after a lingering illness, MR ANDREW CUNNINGHAM, aged 81, for many years Elder in the Presbyterian Church, Burt

 

June 8 1844

June 2nd, at Burt, MISS ISABELLA HUNTER

 

March 8 1845

On Wednesday, the 26th ult., at her residence, in Pump Street, in this City, MISS DORCAS FERGUSON, last surviving daughter of the late ANDREW FERGUSON, ESQ., of Burt

 

May 17 1845 

On the 11th inst., at Speenog, Burt, MR JOHN PORTER, aged 72 Years

 

July 26 1845

On the 16th inst., in the 90 year of her age, MRS RACHAEL MOORE, of Toolett, Burt

 

December 27 1845

On Saturday last, at an advanced age, MISS LEATHEM, of Burt

 

October 10 1846 

 On Tuesday morning, the 8th inst., at Elaghbeg, near this City, MR ALEXANDER BOVAIRD, aged 26 years

 

December 26 1846

On the 20th inst., aged 43 years, at Manestown, parish of Burt, MR GEORGE PEOPLES

 

January 2 1847 

At Castlehill, Burt, on the 24th ult., after a lingering illness, in the 16th year of her age, CATHERINE, eldest daughter of MRS KERR

 

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On the 20th ult., at Burt, in the 27th year of his age, after a lingering illness, MR WILLIAM PINKERTON, teacher

 

December 24 1847

On the 13th inst., at her residence, in Burt, after a protracted illness, MISS CATHERINE McCORMAC, aged 81 years

 

September 9 1848 

August 28, MR DAVID REID, Grange, Burt, aged 75 years

 

January 27 1849

Suddenly, on the 8th inst., in the 70th year of his age, at the house of MRS HERAGHTY, Coshquin, JOHN McCORMICK, formerly of Burt, where, in early life he officiated as parish schoolmaster

 

July 7 1849

 On the 29th ult., in the 74th year of his age, MR ADAM STEWART, of Toolett, Burt

 

September 21 1849

On the 3rd inst., at Ballyderowen, Burt, MRS MARY HOLMES, relict of the late REV JOHN HOLMES, of Donagheady (Co Tyrone), aged 84 years

 

February 7 1851

On Monday, the 3rd inst., an inquest was held at Carrowan, Burt, on the body of JOHN McCONEMY, who was in the employment of MR D. PORTER. On Saturday last he had left MR PORTERíS, to make his way home, and was attacked with vomiting of blood, to which he was prone. He was later found dead on the road, a short distance from home

 

June 13 1851

 At Burt, on the 9th inst., MRS MARY ANNE EWING

 

July 25 1851

On the 12th inst., at Manestown, Burt, of a tedious illness, MR JOHN PORTER, merchant of Glasgow, aged 27 years

 

September 12 1851

At his residence, Elaghbeg, on the 6th inst., MR GEORGE CUNNINGHAM, in the 65th year of his age

 

November 21 1851

On the 5th inst., at Burt, ANNA ELIZA, youngest daughter of MR ALEXANDER LEATHEM

 

February 13 1852

On the 5th inst., at his residence in Burt, ALEXANDER LEATHEM, ESQ., in the 77th year of his age

 

February 13 1852

On Saturday, the 7th inst., at his residence, Greenforth, Burt, WILLIAM PORTER, ESQ., aged 83 years

 

April 23 1852

On Thursday, 15th inst., at her residence, Queen Street, Londonderry, ELIZABETH, relict of the late JOHN MOTHERELL, ESQ., of Burt, aged 80 years

 

August 27 1852  

On the 22nd inst., at Brookhill, the residence of her brother, J.H. Brooke, Esq., REBECCA, second daughter of the late REV H. BROOKE, of Burt

 

October 1 1852

On Sunday, the 26th ult., at her residence, No. 29, Strand (Londonderry?), JANE ANN, the last surviving daughter of the late SAMUEL MOTHERELL, ESQ., Bridgetown, Burt, aged 80 years

 

September 9 1853

September 6, at Bridgetown, Burt, MRS LETITIA MOTHERWELL

 

December 16 1853

On the morning of the 14th inst., Jane, relict of the late MR WILLIAM PORTER, Greenforth, Burt

 

December 23 1853

On the morning of the 14th inst., JANE, daughter of the late MR WILLIAM PORTER, Greenforth, Burt

 

December 23 1853

At his residence, Carrowen, on the morning of the 17th inst., DAVID PORTER, ESQ., aged 89 years

 

March 24 1854

Suddenly, on the 20th inst., at his residence, 25 Upper Gloucester Street, Dublin, JOHN, second son of the late ANDREW FERGUSON, ESQ., of Burt House, Londonderry

 

October 19 1855

On the 11th inst., at his residence Burt House, county Donegal, ANDREW FERGUSON, ESQ., D.L., J.P., in the 82nd year of his age

 

January 15 1858

At Rockfield, Burt, on Monday, the 11th inst., after a long and painful illness, MR JAMES McRORY, aged 71 years, who, for more than forty years, was an attached and faithful servant there

 

January 25 1856

On the 17th inst., at Burt, MRS HUNTER, relict of the late DR HUNTER, of Ramelton, aged 63 years

 

June 6 1856 

On the 20th ult., at Morningside, near Edinburgh, SARAH, eldest daughter of the late REV H. BROOKE, of Burt

 

August 1 1856 

On the 29th ult., at his residence, in Elaghbeg, after a lingering illness, MR JAMES SLOAN, aged 56 years

 

October 10 1856

On the 1st inst., at Burt House, county Donegal, Jane relict of the late ANDREW FERGUSON, ESQ

 

June 5 1857

At Legnathraw, on the 22nd ult., HANNAH, relict of the late JOSEPH PORTER, ESQ., of Ballymoney, Burt, aged 56 years

 

October 23 1857

On the morning of Tuesday, the 20th inst., after an illness of twenty-four hours, the REV ROBERT GRAY, Elagh Hall, aged 65 years. His remains will be removed from his late residence, for interment in the Cemetery, Derry, on this morning, (Friday), eleven o'clock

 

November 27 1857

On the 25th inst., at Dundrain, Mr. John Kinkaid

 

April 9 1858

At Burt, on the 3rd inst., MR PATRICK SHEIL, aged 77 years, he was buried in the new cemetery, Londonderry

 

May 28 1858

On the 26th inst., at the residence of his son, Bridgetown, Burt, MR WILLIAM SCOTT, aged 93 years

 

June 4 1858

At Philadelphia, on the 28th of April, MR JOSEPH PORTER, youngest son of the late JOSEPH PORTER, ESQ., Ballymoney, Burt

 

June 25 1858

On the 6th inst., at Molenan, Toolette, Mrs. Moore, in the 86th year of her age

 

December 17 1858

On the 3rd inst., at Bohullion, Burt, CATHERINE, relict of the late ALEXANDER LEATHEM, ESQ., aged 76 years

 

January 14 1859

January 9, at Elaghbeg, BESSY, youngest daughter of MR JOSEPH CUNNINGHAM, aged 11 months

 

February 4 1859 

Recently, at Boston, United States of America, CHARLES, third son of the late MR P. SHEIL, of Burt

 

October 21 1859

On the 16th inst., at his residence in this City, JAMES FERGUSON, ESQ., last surviving son of ANDREW FERGUSON, ESQ., formerly of Burt House, county Donegal

 

December 9 1859

December 3, at Burt, MRS ANN STEWART, aged 75 years

 

December 16 1859 

December 11, at Rockfield, Burt, MARY, relict of the late ROBERT STEVENSON, ESQ., of Ardkill, county Derry, aged 76

 

December 23 1859

December 15, after confinement, CATHERINE, the beloved wife of SAMUEL E. PORTER, ESQ., Ballymoney, Burt, aged 31 years

 

May 4 1860

 May 1, at Burt Cottage, ANDREW HAMILTON, ESQ., M.D., late of this City

 

October 26 1860

October 21, at the residence of her son in law, MR PATRICK DOUGHERTY, Three Trees, BRIDGET, relict of the late MR PATRICK SHEIL, Burt, aged 71 years

 

March 30 1860

March 27, MR RICHARD ALEXANDER, eldest son of MR PETER EDWARDS, of Burt

 

February 8 1861

January 31, at her mother's residence, Elaghbeg, AGNES ALLISON, aged 5 years

 

March 8 1861

February 22, at Glasslough, county Monaghan, CAPTAIN JOHN HAIRE, of the 2nd R.G. Battalion, in the 86th. year of his age. He was the grandfather of REV H.P. CHARLTON, Burt

 

August 23 1861

August 18, at the residence of JAMES SCOTT, ESQ., Bridgetown, Burt, ANNE COOPER, aged 30 years

 

November 15 1861

November 11, WILLIAM CUNNINGHAM, aged 8 years, son of MR WILLIAM QUIGLEY, Elaghbeg

 

February 14 1862

On the 18th inst., at his residence, Lisfanon, Burt, JAMES McILWAINE, ESQ., aged 54 years. His remains will be removed for interment to Burt Churchyard, on Monday, the 17th inst., at 12 o'clock

 

July 11 1862

July 6, at the residence of his brother, Carnamaddy, Burt, after a long illness, MR SAMUEL DYSART, formerly of this City

 

October 31 1862

October 24, at Burt, JANE, wife of MR WILLIAM LEATHEM, in the 76th year of her age

 

May 12 1863

On the 6th May, at the residence of her son, MR ANDREW PORTER, Moleaney, MARGARET, the relict of the late WILLIAM PORTER, ESQ., Carrowan

 

August 4 1863

August 4, at his late residence, Burt, MR ALEXANDER SPENCE, aged 58 years

 

September 18 1863 

August 20, at Greenhill Farm, Wilmington, Delaware, SAMUEL MARSHALL, aged 57 years, formerly of Carroreagh, Burt

 

October 23 1863

On the 21st October, at Lower Mount Street, Dublin, JOHN POWER LEATHEM, son of JOHN LEATHEM, ESQ. His remains will be removed from the Commercial Hotel, Londonderry, on Saturday morning, the 24th inst., at ten o'clock, for interment in Grange, Burt burying ground

 

December 8 1863 

December 3, at the residence of his father, Bonnemaine, Burt, after a protracted illness, JOSEPH, the beloved son of MR JAMES SCOTT, aged 28 years

 

January 5 1864 

December 29, at Elaghbeg, THOMAS, son of the late MR GEORGE ALLISON, aged 10 years

 

January 29 1864

January 28, at Castle Hill, Burt, MARY McCONNEL, aged 67 years

 

February 2 1864

January 27, at her residence, Elaghbeg, ANNE QUIGLEY, aged 36 years. She died after having given birth to three children

 

March 8 1864  

On the 4th March, at Drumgowan, Burt, MR ROBERT EDWARDS, aged 65 years

 

March 18 1864

March 14, at his residence in Burt, the REV JAMES McLEER, for 17 years P.P. of Burt and Inch, in the 70th year of his age, and the 38th of his ministry

 

November 18 1864 

On the 14th November, at the residence of her grand nephew, HUGH HOLMES, ESQ., Dungannon (Co Tyrone) , JANE, daughter of the late WILLIAM PORTER, ESQ., of Moleney, Burt, county Donegal, at the advanced age of 94 years

 

February 10 1865

On the 30th January, at Speenogue, Burt, SARAH, relict of the late MR GEORGE INCH, aged 70 years

 

August 25 1865

August 18, at his residence, Elaghbeg, MR JOHN ANDERSON, aged 88 years

 

August 29 1865

June 18, at Melbourne, Australia, after a short illness, JANE, eldest daughter of MR JAMES CRESWELL, formerly of Moness, Burt, aged 19 years

 

September 5 1865

September 2, at her late residence, Drumgowan, Burt, MRS ANNE LESLIE, relict of the late MR JOHN LESLIE, aged 75 years

 

January 16 1866   

January 9, at Dundrain, MR ANDREW EDWARDS, aged 74 years

 

June 5 1866

June 2, at the residence of her son, MR GEORGE THOMPSON, Bonnemaine, MARGARET, the beloved wife of the late JAMES THOMPSON, Burt, aged 90 years

 

June 29 1866 

June 27, at Moness, Burt, MRS EDWARD CAMPBELL

 

July 31 1866

July 26, at the residence of his son in law, Toolett, Burt, MR GEORGE WILSON, aged 89 years

 

October 5 1866

On Tuesday, an inquest was held before GEORGE H. MITCHELL, ESQ., on the body of JOSIAS LINDSAY, who was for some years a landstewart in the employment of SAMUEL LEATHEM ESQ., of Burt. It is supposed that the deceased had gone at the usual hour on Monday morning to draw water for the mill, and, not returning, another man had went to the dam, whereupon he found the body of the deceased lying in the water. The jury found, on the evidence of Dr. Hamilton, who had been attending the deceased for some time past, for a flow of blood to the head, that his death was caused by apoplexy

 

October 12 1866 

On the 9th October, at Aughnamoyle, near Omagh, the REV MOSES LEATHEM, Rector of Lower Badony, aged 56 years. His remains will leave Aughnamoyle at nine o'clock, on Friday, the 12th inst., on its arrival at the Railway Station, Derry, at 11.30, for interment in the family Burying Ground at Burt

 

December 4 1866

November 30, at his father's residence, Bohillion, Burt, after a protracted illness, MR SAMUEL McELHINNEY, compositor, aged 25 years

 

December 28 1866

December 27, at his brother's residence, Toolett, MOSES MOORE, aged 84 years

 

January 1 1867

December 30, at Spenogue, Burt, ANNIE, youngest daughter of the late MR SAMUEL DUNLOP

 

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December 22, at Carnamaddy, Burt, ANN, eldest daughter of the late JAMES DYSART, ESQ

 

February 5 1867

On the 2nd February, at Drumgowan, Burt, REBECCA EDWARDS, aged 77 years

 

April 12 1867

April 10, at his brother's residence, Carrowan, Burt, MR ALEXANDER PORTER, aged 70 years

 

June 21 1867

June 15, at his residence, Drumgowan, Burt, MR JAMES MORRISON, 73 years

 

December 6 1867

On the 3rd December, at his residence, Toolette, WILLIAM ROBINSON, aged 94 years

 

December 13 1867

December 7, at Castle Cooley, Burt, SUSAN, daughter of the late RICHARD CUNNINGHAM, aged 78 years

 

February 18 1868

February 13, at Drumgowan, Burt, MR ANDREW GALAUGHER, aged 56 Years

 

April 7 1868

On the 3rd April, at her residence, Gortcormican, JANE WILEY, aged 75 years

 

April 10 1868

On the 7th April, at his residence, Toolette, MR SAMUEL PORTER, aged 63 years

 

June 19 1868

June 14, MISS CATHERINE McNALLY, of Rockfield, Burt, in the 59th year of her age

 

September 8 1868

September 3, at her residence, Elaghbeg, BARBARA A. STEWART, aged 26 years

 

November 13 1868

November 9, at his residence, Toolette, ANDREW GLASS, aged 72 years

 

December 11 1868

December 10, at Toolett, Burt, SARAH JANE, beloved wife of MR THOMAS CANNING, aged 36 years

 

January 1, 1869

Dec 29, at his residence, Burt, Moness, MR EDWARD CAMPBELL, aged 71 years

 

June 22 1869

June 21, at Castle Cooley, Burt, ANNE, the beloved wife of HUGH CUNNINGHAM, ESQ., M.D., in the 77th year of her age. Her remains will be removed for interment in the burial ground at Burt Church, on Thursday, the 24th inst

 

November 2, 1869

Sept. 24, at 6 Clarence Street, Port of Spain, Trinidad, ELIZA ANN, wife of J.H. LEATHAM, ESQ., formerly of Burt, Londonderry

 

January 16 1886

January 15, at his residence, Bogstown, William Laird. [His remains will be removed for interment in Milltown (Burt) Burying ground on Monday morning, 18th inst., at ten o'clock. Friends will please accept this intimation.]

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