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Marriage Notices, Fahan Upper Parish, Co Donegal

Transcribed from the Londonderry Sentinel 1829-69

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February 25 1832 

At Fahan Church, county Donegal, on Tuesday, the 21st inst., by the Rev. W. Williams, the REV ROBERT WILLIAM BURTON, to ELIZA, second daughter of EDWARD KOUGH, ESQ., of New Ross, county Wexford

(Note: see notes for Thomas Kough, below)

 

July 19 1834 

On the 17th inst., by the Rev. D. Hamilton, of Fahan, the REV SAMUEL ARMOUR, of Inch, to REBECCA, daughter of the REV H. BRROKE, Burt

 

September 10 1836 

At Fahan, 1st Sept., by the Rev. William Hawkshaw, JOHN DUNN, ESQ., surgeon, to ANNE JANE,  only daughter of the late MAJOR STEWART HOME DOUGLAS, of the 21st Royal Scots  Fusiliers

 

February 25 1837 

On Tuesday the 21st inst., at Fahan Church, by the Rev. Hugh Norman, THOMAS KOUGH, ESQ., of Fahan House, to CATHERINE, second daughter of the late THOMAS NORMAN, ESQ., of Gardener Street, Dublin, and sister of CHARLES NORMAN, ESQ., of Glendollan, county Donegal

(Note:  Thomas Kough was born on 11 February 1810.1 He was the son of Edward Kough and Eliza Goff. He was educated at Trinity College, Dublin University, Dublin, and was a practising barrister. His sister Eliza married Rev Robert William Burton, 1832 (see above). Catherine Norman was a

daughter of Thomas Norman and Catherine Lyons-Montgomery)

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March 31 1838  

On the 28th inst., in Fahan Church, by the Rev. William Hawkshaw, MR THOMAS BOYD,  Primitive Wesleyan Minister, to MARGARET, fourth daughter of EDWARD EDGAR, ESQ., Buncrana

 

August 18 1838  

August 9, at St. George's Church, Everton, Liverpool, CAPTAIN A. HOGES, Hon. E.I.C., Bengal Army, to HESSY, daughter of WILLIAM HUFFINGTON, ESQ., Fahan Cottage, county Donegal

 

July 6 1839  

On Thursday 4th inst., by the Rev. Robert Gray, MR SAMUEL COCHRAN, of Chrislaugh, to DARCUS, third daughter of the late MR JAMES DYSART, Burt

 

August 28 1841 

On Thursday, 19th inst., by the Rev. Joseph McConaghy, Presbyterian Minister of St. Johnston, MR HARVEY TAYLOR, of Craigadoes, to MARY ANNE, only daughter of MR ANDREW McCLAY, of Fahan

 

December 17 1842

On the 15th inst., at the residence of the lady's uncle, SAMUEL COCHRAN, SEN., ESQ., of Chrisloughmore, by the Rev. Henry Wallace, the REV JOHN MACKY, Presbyterian Minister of Fahan, to REBECCA, third daughter of MR JOSEPH COCHRAN, of this City [Londonderry]

 

March 11 1843  

On the 8th inst, at Fahan Church, by the Rev. Henry Scott, WILLIAM HUFFINGTON, ESQ., to SUSAN, daughter of FRANCIS H. NESBITT, ESQ 

 

April 1 1843 

On the 23rd ult., by the Rev. John Macky, Presbyterian Minister, Fahan, MR ROBERT WRIGHT, of Creggan, to ELIZABETH, eldest daughter of MR SAMUEL DUNLAP, Garvarry

 

February 1 1845

On the 23rd ult., in Taughboyne Church, by the Rev. Mr. Barclay, MR WILLIAM McCLAY, of Creesloughkeil, Fahan, to JANE, second daughter of MR ANDREW ALEXANDER, of Kinecally

 

May 10 1845  

On the 30th ult., at Charlton Church, Kent, by the Rev. George Dempster Miller, brother of the bride, HUGH HAWKSHAW, ESQ., R.N., and C.I., son of the late REV RICHARD HAWKSHAW, Rector of Fahan, county of Donegal, to CATHERINE ELIZA, fourth daughter of ROBERT MILLER, ESQ., of Blackheath, Berks

 

June 13 1846 

On the 17th inst., in the Presbyterian Church, Fahan, by the Rev. John Mackey, JAMES MacPHERSON, ESQ., Letterkenny, late of Rhodes, Upper Egypt, to ANNE, daughter of MR JOSEPH MacPHERSON, Ballougry, near this City

 

June 10 1847

On Wednesday, the 7th inst., at Fahan Church, by the Rev. Mr. Reed, MICAH HAMILTON, ESQ., Fahan, to ANNIE, eldest daughter of JOHN MURRAY, ESQ., Londonderry

 

November 6 1847 

On the 2nd inst., at Fahan Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. John Mackey, MR WILLIAM FINLAY, merchant, of this City [Londonderry], to ANNIE, second daughter of MR JOHN MORAN, of Elaghbeg, county Donegal

 

August 29 1851  

On the 28th inst., at Fahan Church, by the Rev. R.H. Burgh, RICHARD ANDERSON, ESQ., Gulladuff, Moville, to CATHERINE, daughter of the late GEORGE SIDLEY, ESQ.,

 

December 19 1851 

On Wednesday, the 17th inst., by the Rev. Mr. Macky, in Fahan Presbyterian Church, MR ANDREW FLOYD, of this City [Londonderry], to ISABELLA, third daughter of MR JOHN MORAN, of Elaghbeg

 

August 6 1852 

August 5, in Fahan Church, by the Rev. George Smith, MINCHIN LLOYD, ESQ., of Summerhill, to ELIZA, relict of the late REV JAMES GRAHAM

 

December 31 1852  

On the 28th inst., in the Presbyterian Church , Ballyarnett, by the Rev. Robert McCreery, ROBERT McFARLAND, ESQ., Cloon, to MARGARET, eldest daughter of the late JAMES GIBSON, ESQ., Fahan

 

January 21 1853 

On the 14th inst., in Fahan Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. J. Macky, MR GEORGE CAMPBELL, teacher of Carnshanagh National School, to RACHAEL, eldest daughter of MR WILLIAM McNUTT, of Burnfoot

 

February 11 1853  

January 27, in Fahan Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. John Macky, MR GEORGE ALLISON,  Waterside, saddler, to ELIZABETH SARAH, only daughter of MR JAMES SLOAN, of Elaghbeg

 

June 24 1853 

On the 16th inst., by the Rev. John Macky, in Fahan Presbyterian Church, MR ROBERT WITHEROW, Gortconnican, to SARAH, youngest daughter of MR ANDREW TAYLOR, Drumadowey, Birdstown, county Donegal

 

December 16 1853 

On the 8th inst., in the Presbyterian Church, Fahan, by the Rev. J. Mackay, MR JAMES BRADLEY,  cabinetmaker, of this City [Londonderry], to MARY, fourth daughter of MR JOHN MORAN, Elaghbeg, county Donegal

 

August 11 1854 

On the 3rd inst., in the Presbyterian Church, Ballyarnet, by the Rev. Robert McCreery, MR ANDREW MOORE, Fahan, to MISS RACHEL DENNY, Drumacross

 

November 30 1855 

On the 19th inst., in Glendermott Church, by the Rev. Mitchell Smyth, Rector of Errigal, the REV ROBERT HIGINBOTHAM, Junior Curate of Derry Cathedral, son of the late HENRY HIGINBOTHAM, ESQ., Mountjoy Square, Dublin, to JOSEPHINE MARY, youngest daughter of LIEUTENANT COLONEL JONES, 12th Regiment, and Fahan House, county Donegal

 

December 26 1856 

At Lochaline House, Morvan, Argyleshire, on the 16th inst., by the Rev. David Hanson, Fahan, ANDREW T. HAMILTON, ESQ., M.D., Gort House, Fahan, to MARY ELIZABETH, youngest daughter of JOHN SINCLAIR, ESQ., Lochaline

 

November 13 1857 

On the 20th ult., in Loughgilly Church [Co Armagh], by the Rev. W.H. Foster, MR WILLIAM MAXWELL, R.E., recently returned from India, to MARIA MINCHIN, niece of the REV A.H. MINCHIN, Incumbent of Lower Fahan

 

December 4 1857 

On Tuesday, the 1st inst., in the First Presbyterian Church, Derry, by the Rev. D. Hanson, Fahan, MR SAMUEL McCLEAN, Balleighan, to MARGARET, eldest daughter of MR ANDREW TAYLOR,  Drumadooey, Birdstown

 

January 8 1858 

On the 1st inst., at Fahan Church, by the Rev. William Alexander, WILLIAM, the third son of the late MR WILLIAM BEATTY, of Millbrook, to KITTY, second daughter of MR ROBERT LONGWILL, of Lisfannon

 

March 26 1858 

On the 12th inst., in Fahan Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. David Hanson, MR JAMES ALEXANDER, Tumack, to ELLEN, daughter of MR THOMAS WALKER, Coshquin

Note: The marriage was between James Calvin Alexander and Ellen, whose father was Thomas WALLACE and not Thomas WALKER

 

April 2 1858 

On the 23rd ult., in Fahan Church, by the Rev. William Alexander, MR HENRY WHITTLINGTON, of Molenan, to MARTHA, eldest daughter of MR ROBERT McDERMOTT, Fahan

 

May 7 1858 

On the 29th ult., at St. Peter's Church, Dublin, by the Rev. J.J. McSorley, M.A., MR GEORGE W.K. DREWETT, to ANNA, youngest daughter of the late WILLIAM HUFFINGTON, ESQ., of Fahan, county Donegal

 

January 28 1859 

January 19, in the Fourth Presbyterian Church, Derry, by the Rev. David Hanson, Fahan, MR EPHRAIM McELVENNY, fourth son of MR ALEXANDER McELVENNY, Elaghbeg, to MARY JANE, second daughter of MR GEORGE CAMPBELL, Gortin

 

August 5 1859 

On the 28th July, in the Presbyterian Church, Buncrana, by the Rev. David Mitchell, MR GEORGE McCLAY, of Crieslough, Fahan, to JANE, the only daughter of MR ANDREW MORAN, of Tullydish, Buncrana

 

April 6 1860  

March 29, in Fahan Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. David Hanson, MR WILLIAM ELDER,  Burnfoot, to MARY, youngest daughter of the late MR JOHN ARBUCKLE, Lagnadavaugh

 

January 25 1861 

November 6, at Adelaide, South Australia, by the Very Rev. the Dean of Adelaide, EDWARD WILLIAM PRICE, ESQ., late of the Royal Navy, and youngest son of the late JAMES PRICE, ESQ., of Monkstown, county Dublin, to MINNA, eldest daughter of MICAH CARY HAMILTON, ESQ., late of Fahan Cottage, Derry

 

February 8 1861 

February 7, in the Fourth Presbyterian Church, Derry, by the Rev. John B. McBride, A.B., Fahan, MR JOSEPH McELVENNY, Elaghbeg, to MISS ELIZA ANN TAYLOR, Birdstown

 

July 12 1861 

On the 2nd July, in the Fahan Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. J.B. McBride, MR CHARLES GALLAGHER, of the Constabulary, Clough, county Down, to ELIZABETH, third daughter of MR WILLIAM McNUTT, Burnfoot

 

September 27 1861

On the 21st September, in Fahan Church, county Donegal, by the Rev. William Brandon, Rector of Seskinfere [?], and uncle of the bride, JOHN BOND, ESQ., the eldest son of OLIVER BOND, ESQ., of the Collon, Londonderry, to ELIZABETH KATHLEEN, the eldest daughter of the REV ROBERT J. WALKER, of New York

 

December 6 1861 

November 28, in the Presbyterian Church, Buncrana, by the Rev. J.B. McBride, A.B., Fahan, MR JOHN KELLY, Milltown, to MISS CATHERINE BELL, Lisnagarvin

 

July 18 1862  

On the 7th July, in the First Presbyterian Church, Derry, by the Rev. John Brown McBride, of Fahan, county Donegal, MR SAMUEL TAYLOR, of Birdstown, Assistant Surveyor for the Barony of Kilmacrenan, Ramelton, to MARGARET, the youngest daughter of the late MR WILLIAM DAVIS, of Auglehard

 

October 3 1862 

September 30, in the Fourth Presbyterian Church, Derry, by the Rev. J.R. McBride, Fahan, MR ROBERT BEGLEY, Drain, near Manorcunningham, to MARGARET JANE, daughter of the late MR WILLIAM WALKER, Elaghbeg

 

January 30 1863 

On the 22nd January, at Fahan Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. John B. McBride, A.B., FREDERICK KIRKPATRICK, ESQ., Londonderry, to MARGARET, eldest daughter of MR ANDREW EDWARDS, Dundrain

 

February 13 1863 

January 26, in the Roman Catholic Church of Fahan, by the Rev. B. McEldowney, Administrator, MR JOHN BOLAND, of the Burnfoot Constabulary, to MISS MARGARET McGANDY,  daughter of MR HUGH McGANDY, of Glengollin, Strabane

 

September 16 1864 

September 12, in the Parish Church of Fahan Lower, Buncrana, by the Rev. Edward George Dougherty, A.M., and subsequently in the Roman Catholic Chapel by the Rev. Mr. McGill, MR FRANCIS KEARNS, of the Letterkenny Constabulary, to MARIA, daughter of MR JOHN WOOD, of Sheffield

 

November 18 1864 

November 11, at the First Presbyterian Church, Ballymoney [Co Antrim], by the Rev. Robert Parke, assisted by the Rev. Jackson Graham, Armoy, the REV J.B. McBRIDE, A.B., Fahan, county Donegal, to MARY JANE, daughter of the late WILLIAM COFFEY, ESQ., Ballymoney

 

April 10 1866 

On the 4th April, in the Fourth Presbyterian Church, Derry, by the Rev. Andrew Long, Monreagh, MR ANDREW CAMPBELL, Garvery, Upper Fahan, to ISABELLA, daughter of MR CUNNINGHAM PARKHILL, Castruse

 

December 14 1866 

December 12, in the Parish Church of Fahan Lower, Buncrana, by the Rev. Charleton Maxwell, Rector of Leckpatrick, assisted by the Rev. Edward George Dougherty, of Fahan Lower, the REV WALTER LITTLE GILMOUR BOYD, of Skelmorlie, Scotland, to MARGARET ANNE, eldest daughter of DAVID SMYTH, ESQ., Artagarvan, county Tyrone

 

December 28 1866 

December 24, at Letterkenny, by the Rev. Henry Danford, MR GEORGE SADLIER, Constable of Constabulary, to SARAH, eldest daughter of MR WILLIAM McCLEA, of Fahan, county Donegal

 

June 7 1867

June 6, in the Ballyarnet Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. Professor Witherow, assisted by the Rev. Robert McCreery, MR JAMES KELLY, Waterside, to MATILDA, second daughter of the late MR ANDREW MATTHEWS, Fahan

 

November 15 1867 

November 7, in the Fahan Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. J.B. McBride, A.B., MR JAMES SCOTT, retired Constable of the Royal Irish Constabulary, to SARAH ANNE, relict of the late MR JOHN McNUTT, late Postmaster, Burnfoot

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November 7, in Fahan Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. H.P. Charleton, MR WILLIAM BUCHANAN, St. Johnston, to ELIZABETH, eldest daughter of the late MR SAMUEL DUNLOP, Burt

 

March 3 1868 

February 25, in the Roman Catholic Chapel, Burt, by the Rev. S. O'Hagan, C.C., MR WILLIAM McLAUGHLIN, N.T., Toobin, to MISS CATHERINE DOHERTY, Monreagh, Fahan

 

June 1 1869

May 25, at the Roman Catholic Church, Burt, by the Rev. J. O'Hagan, C.C., MR JAMES QUIGLEY, Fahan, to MISS JANE SWEENEY, Millbay, Inch

 

September 3 1869  

August 26, at the Roman Catholic Church, Burt, by the Rev. J. O'Hagan, C.C., MR WILLIAM OBRIEN, Fahan, to MAGGY, eldest daughter of MICHAEL KERR, ESQ., Deerpark

 

November 23 1869 

Nov. 13, in the Roman Catholic Chapel of Upper Fahan, by the Rev. B. McEldowney, P.P., MR NEAL McCAFFERTY, station master, Fahan Point, to MISS M. DOHERTY, Ridgeway, Fahan

 

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