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Birth, Marriage & Death Notices, Urney, Co Donegal, 1829 to 1856

Extracted from personal notices inserted in the STRABANE MORNING POST, LONDONDERRY STANDARD & LONDONDERRY SENTINEL

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Births - Marriages - Deaths

Births

 

September 16 1848

On the 15th inst., at the residence of her father, MR. WILLIAM McLAUGHLIN, of Castlefin, the wife of MR JOHN MCCURDY, of Magheracallaghan, of a daughter

 

November 20 1857

On the 14th inst., at Magheracallaghan House, Strabane, the wife of CAPTAIN McCURDY, 3rd W.I. Regiment, of a daughter

 

November 15 1861

October 28, at Fern, Castlederg, the wife of THOMAS BROWNE, ESQ., of a son

 

October 28 1864

On the 19th October, at Fern, the wife of THOMAS BROWN, ESQ., of a daughter

 

Marriages

 

June 22 1833

On Thursday, the 13th inst., by the Rev. James Purss, MR. JOHN WOODS, of Sion, to MISS MARY MATHEWS, second daughter of MR. ROBERT MATHEWS, Drumdroit, in the Parish of Urney

 

June 27 1835

On the 25t inst., by the Rev. J. Martin, at the residence of her brother in law, Rev. A. Maxwell, Castlederg, the REV. S. STEWART, of Alt, to MRS. HENRY, of Castlefin

 

March 2 1839

On Thursday, the 21st ult., by the Rev. John McConaghy, Urney, MR JOHN YOUNG, Drumbane, to MARY, eldest daughter of MR. JAMES ECTOR, of Skelpy

 

January 16 1841

On the 7th inst., by the Rev. John McConaghey, Urney, MR. JOHN McCORMICK, Fern, to MISS ANN WATSON, of the same Place

 

August 13 1842

On the 28th ult., by the Rev. A. Maxwell, the REV. SAMUEL STEWART, Alt, to JANE, third daughter of the late MR. WILLIAM DUDGEON, near Ballinahatty

 

September 9 1843

On the 1st inst., by the Rev. J.P. Dickey, of Carnone, MR. WILLIAM KILCRIST, of Gortnagrace, to REBECCA, eldest daughter of MR. HUGH ROSS, of Churchminster

 

October 24 1846

In Urney Church, on Thursday, the 15th inst., by the Rev. Mr. Rogers, MR. JAMES McCONAGHY, of Rusky, to JANE, eldest daughter of JAMES TAYLOR, ESQ., of Cornakelly

 

December 5 1846

On the 24th ult., in Alt Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. S. Stewart, ROBERT RUTLEDGE, ESQ., Garvetagh, to SARAH, eldest daughter of the late JAMES GAMBLE, ESQ., Sligo

 

March 25 1848

On the 16th inst., in Alt Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. S. Stewart, MR. SAMUEL PERRY, Claudy, to FRANCES, third daughter of the late MR. THOMAS BARR, of Mullanboy, near Castlefin

 

June 14 1850

On the 3rd inst., in Urney Church, by the Rev V.B. Smyth, MR. JOHN EAKIN, Drumbane, to REBECCA, daughter of Mr James Purdon, Glentown, Urney

 

January 14 1853

On the 6th inst., in Alt Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. S. Stewart, MR. JOHN KNOX, Listymore, to CATHERINE, eldest daughter of MR. JOHN BROWN, Fern

 

September 16 1853

In Upper Cumber Church [Co Londonderry], on the 1st inst., by the Rev. Thomas Lindesay, THOMAS H. GAMBLE, ESQ., of Fyfin, in the county of Donegal, to MARY, youngest daughter of the late HUGH HANDCOCK, ESQ., of Craig, Cumber, county of Londonderry

 

September 30 1853

On the 21st inst., in Urney Church, by the Rev. V.B. Smyth, JOHN THOMAS, eldest son of MR. JOSEPH McCORMICK, Drumbane, to MARGARET, daughter of the late MR. SAMUEL LEITCH, Skelpy, county Donegal

 

August 10 1855

On the 2nd inst., in Alt Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. S. Stewart, MR. ANDREW THOMAS HAMILTON, of Meenlogher, to ELIZA, daughter of MR. JAMES COOPER, of Gortamuck

 

February 20 1857

In Urney Church, on Wednesday, the 4th inst., by the Rev. Vincent Smith, MR. MARSHAL TAYLOR, of the Haw, near Lifford, to SARAH, daughter of MR. J. AIKEN, of Drumbane

 

January 1 1858

On the 23rd ult., in the Presbyterian Church of Alt, by the Rev. S Stewart, WILLIAM COOPER, ESQ., of Gortnamuck, to MARGARET, daughter of the late JOHN BROWN, ESQ., of Fern

 

May 14 1858

On the 5th inst., in Alt Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. S. Stewart, MR. PATRICK KNOX, of Killen, to SARAH, daughter of the late MR. JOHN BROWN, of Fern

 

January 7 1859

December 30, in Alt Presbyterian Church, by Rev. Charles Gillis, brother of the bridegroom, assisted by the Rev. S. Stuart, JOSEPH GILLIS, ESQ., to MARY, daughter of WILLIAM CROWE, ESQ., Raws, Castlefin

 

November 25 1859

November 17, in Alt Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. S. Stewart, MR. SAMUEL COOPER, of Alt Upper, to ELIZABETH, eldest daughter of MR. MATTHEW McKINNEY, of same Place

 

August 2 1861

July 25, in Upper Cumber Church, by the Rev. James Smith, James, son of JOHN IRWIN, ESQ., Ballyarton Mills, county Derry, to MARY, daughter of the late JAMES GAMBLE, ESQ., Fyfin, Strabane, and niece of JOHN HANCOCK, ESQ., Craig, Cumber

 

March 21 1862

March 12, in the Second Presbyterian Church, Castlederg, by the Rev. William Armstrong, MR. ROBERT JONES, Alt, to SARAH, daughter of MR. SPENCE, Craigmonaghan

 

February 27 1863

On the 19th February, at Pettigo Church, by the Rev. John Ferrar, DAVID, youngest son of MR. JOSEPH McCORMICK, Drumbane, to ANNIE, youngest daughter of MR. ISAAC CRAWFORD, Cullian, near Pettigo

 

June 26 1863

June 21, in the Roman Catholic Church, Castlederg, by the Rev. J. Connolly, J.J. MEIGHAN, ESQ., paymaster of the Finn Valley Railway, to MISS KATE LOUGHERY, Lower Alt, Strabane

 

September 4 1863

August 27, in Alt Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. S. Stewart, MR. JOHN MONTEITH, Castlefin, to LETITIA, eldest daughter of MR. JOHN WILSON, Claudy

 

February 9 1864

January 28, in the Alt Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. S. Stewart, MR. ROBERT STEVENSON, of Castlefin, to FANNY, daughter of MR. JAMES WILSON, of Gortnamuck

 

March 29 1864

March 16, in Alt Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. S. Stewart, MR. JOHN TAYLOR, Gortfad, to JANE, daughter of the late MR. JAMES NELSON, Castlefin

 

April 5 1864

March 24, in Alt Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. S. Stewart, MR. ROBERT WILSON, Castlefin, to CATHERINE, daughter of MR. WILLIAM NELSON, Tawnacrom

 

April 3 1866

March 29, at Alt Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. S. Stewart, MR. HUGH WYLIE, of Breagy, to SARAH, daughter of MR. JEREMIAH ROULSTON, of Cornellion, Castlefin

 

September 14 1866

September 12, in the Parish Church of Ardstraw, by the Rev. Robert Mussen, Incumbent of Drumclamph, MR. ROBERT McCARTHUR, of Listymore, to MATILDA, daughter of CHRISTOPHER CRAIG, ESQ., of Fern

 

January 1868

On the 1st January, in Alt Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. S. Stewart, MR. JAMES CROWE, of Feddyglass, to MARGARET JANE, the eldest daughter of MR. JAMES THOMPSON, of Raws Lower, Castlefin

 

January 14 1868

On the 8th January, in Alt Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. S. Stewart, assisted by the Rev. Robert Beattie, MR. THOMAS COOKE., Convoy, to MATILDA, daughter of MR. JEREMIAH ROULSTON, Corcullion, Castlefin

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January 9, in Alt Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. S. Stewart, MR. JOHN BARR, to MISS FANNY KEMPS, both of Tirnagushog, Castlefin

 

July 3 1868

June 25, in the Alt Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. S. Stewart, MR. JOHN RUTLEDGE, Clare, to ELIZA, daughter of MR. GEORGE CROWE, Gortnamuck, Castlefin

 

July 17 1868

July 9, in the Alt Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. S. Stewart, assisted by the Rev. John McAuley, MR. ROBERT WILSON, Kinross, Stranorlar, to MATILDA, daughter of MR. JAMES THOMPSON, Raws Lower, Castlefin

 

July 28 1868

July 23, in Alt Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. Mr. Stewart, SAMUEL TAYLOR, ESQ., Gortfad House, Castlefin, to MAGGIE, only daughter of JAMES NELSON, ESQ., Castlefin

 

August 3 1869

July 27, at Castlederg Roman Catholic Chapel, by the Rev. James Connelly, Admr., Urney, MR FRANCIS McKINNEY, Tullyard, Urney, Strabane, to SARAH, second daughter of MR. JAMES McGLINCHEY, Kilcroagh, Castlederg

 

Deaths

 

December 16 1828

Thursday morning the body of Charles Doherty of Alt, in the parish of Urney (who had been missing since the preceding Tuesday) was found in a drain, in a field at the Bridge-end [Strabane]. A Coronerís Inquest was held on the body the same day, and it appearing from the testimony of some witnesses, that he was seen on Tuesday evening, rather intoxicated, the Jury brought in a verdict of Accidental Death

 

April 18 1835

At Fyfin, near Castlefin, on the 3rd inst., MR ANDREW GAMBLE, SEN., at the advanced age of 87. On the Sunday following, his remains were accompanied to the grave yard at Urney by a vast number of friends and acquaintances

 

April 8 1837

On Saturday last at an advanced age, MRS. YOUNG, relict of the late MR. JAMES YOUNG, of Donnyloop

 

February 11 1843

On the 27th ult., at Fyfin, near Castlederg, MARGARET, relict of MR. JAMES MICHAN, late of Gortfad, near Castlefin

 

August 5 1843

On the morning of Wednesday, the 26th ult., in the 51st year of his age, MR. ANDREW GAMBLE, of Fyfin, near Castlefin

 

March 23 1849

On Monday last, at Graffy, near Strabane, the residence of his father, SURGEON HUGH KERRIGAN, late of Castlederg

 

August 15 1856

August 6, at Cornakelly, the residence of his grandfather, MR. JAMES TAYLOR, CHARLES FERGUSON, aged 29 years, eldest son of the late CHARLES FERGUSON, ESQ., Excise Officer, Wexford

 

December 12 1856

In Strabane, on Friday last, MR. JOSEPH RUSSELL, formerly of Cloghfin, near Claudy

 

January 30 1857

At Fern, near Castlederg, on the 22nd inst., JOHN BROWNE, ESQ., aged 65 years

 

January 29 1858

On the 26th inst., at Fyfin, parish of Urney, MR. THOMAS WAUCHOB, aged 88 years

 

September 13 1861

On the 8th September, at Fern, near Claudy, MR. JOHN HENDERSON, aged 77 years

 

May 30 1862

May 16, at his residence, Fern, after a short illness, BENJAMIN BROWN, ESQ., aged 66 years

 

June 19 1868

June 16, at the Alt, Castlefin, JANE, the beloved wife of the REV. SAMUEL STEWART

 

December 18 1868

December 8, at Magheracallaghan House, ELIZA, wife of JAMES McCURDY, ESQ., aged 70 years

 

April 13 1869

April 10, at Magheracallaghan, MR. JAMES McCURDY, aged 85 years

 

August 27 1869

August 24, at Craig, Cumber, Claudy [Co Londonderry], the residence of WILLIAM HANDCOCK, her brother, MARY, the beloved wife of THOMAS HANDCOCK GAMBLE, ESQ., Farm Hill, Omagh, and Foyfin, county Donegal

 

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