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Donagheady Parish Death Announcements, 1786-1859
Deaths recorded in the parish of Donagheady, Co Tyrone, Northern Ireland, extracted from personal notices inserted in the STRABANE JOURNAL, STRABANE MORNING POST, LONDONDERRY JOURNAL, LONDONDERRY SENTINEL & LONDONDERRY STANDARD

Transcribed, compiled and submitted by Len Swindley, Melbourne, Australia

April 4 1786

CHAMBERS. Died at Sandville, at the early age of 14, MISS MARGARET CHAMBERS, eldest daughter of WILLIAM CHAMBERS, ESQ

July 9 1811

ALEXANDER. Died at Gortmesson on Monday 1st inst., aged 13 years, MISS CATHERINE ALEXANDER

September 28 1813

McCREA. Died at Farm Hill, near Strabane, on the 22nd inst., aged 24 years, JOHN, only son and child of MR. JAMES McCREA, a young man possessed of every good quality, etc.

March 17 1818

RAMSAY. Died on 13th inst., MRS RAMSAY of Gortmesson

July 1 1823


March 9 1824

KERR. At Drumeny, on the 1st of March, MR. ROBERT KERR, aged 76 years

March 1 1825

MACKLIN. On Tuesday last, at Targharina, in the county of Tyrone [sic], MR. JAMES MACKLIN, formerly a teacher in Derry, aged 86 years

March 1 1825

NESBIT. At Cloghogle, in his 71st year, deservedly regretted, WILLIAM NESBIT, ESQ., many years surgeon in the Royal Navy

May 31 1825

HAMILTON. At Earlsgift, on Monday se’nnight, the REV. A.T. HAMILTON, Rector of the Parish of Donaghkiddy

February 5 1828

HAMILTON. On Friday last, MRS HAMILTON, of Gortavey

February 26 1828

McCREA. At Farmhill, near this town [Strabane], on the 19th inst., MR. JAMES McCREA, in the 84th year of his age; sincerely regretted by all who knew him. His piety was of that simple and unaffected kind, which delights more in doing good than making ostentatious pretensions to zeal: he contributed liberally to charitable institutions; procured instruction for the children of the poor; granted an annual allowance to many of the aged and destitute in his neighbourhood; and, in his last will, made provision for continuing his works of charity after the termination of his mortal existence

April 22 1828

McCREA. On Thursday last, MRS McCREA, wife of MR. ROBERT McCREA, of Grange

February 24 1829

STEWART. On Friday evening last, MR. JAMES STEWART, of Altrest in the Parish of Donaghkiddy

March 10 1829

ALEXANDER. On Thursday, the 5th inst. MRS ALEXANDER, Gortmesson, aged 64 years

April 21 1829

ALEXANDER. Last week at Gortmesson, MARGARET, daughter of JAMES ALEXANDER, ESQ

July 24 1830

WALKER. On Wednesday, the 14th instant, at Hollymount, near Donemana, MARY WALKER, relict of the late MR. WALKER, of Liscleen, at the advanced age of 96 years

October 2 1830

DUNN. On Saturday, the 15th ult., MRS DUNN, wife of MR. JOHN DUNN, of Gortavey

December 4 1830

ALEXANDER. At Sandville, on Sunday last, MR. JAMES ALEXANDER, of Gortmesson, at an advanced age

August 27 1831

SMYTH. On Saturday last, the 20th inst., MRS SMYTH, of Eden, parish of Donagheady

November 8 1831

HOLMES. On Saturday evening at Brossney, in the parish of Donagheady, after a short illness, aged 77, the REV. JOHN HOLMES, who, for upwards of fifty years fulfilled the office of Presbyterian Minister of the Second Congregation of Donagheady; He was a gentleman very much respected, and died very deservedly regretted by a most numerous circle of relatives and friends, which was fully testified by the large attendance of persons of all persuasions, who followed his remains to the place of interment

June 16 1832

BOND. On Tuesday week, at Dunnemana, after a lingering illness, MRS BOND, of that Town

June 23 1832

McCREA. On the 17th inst., the REV. WILLIAM McCREA, Presbyterian Minister of the First Congregation of Donaghedy, in the 56th year of his age and 27th of his ministry

March 12 1833

McCREA. At Glencush, on Wednesday last, MRS McCREA, relict of the late MR. McCREA, aged 92 years

November 5 1833

NESBITT. On Friday, the 25th inst. at Cloghogal, in the Parish of Donagheady, in his 88th year, the REV. RICHARD NESBITT, formerly Curate of Taughboyne, County of Donegal

January 4 1834

LOVE. On Friday, the 27th ult., of apoplexy, MR. JOSEPH LOVE, of Gortovoye [Gortavey], aged 59 years. He was returning home accompanied by his wife, after spending Christmas with his son, SURGEON LOVE, when the hand of death terminated his earthly career

February 3 1835

HATRICK. On the 24th inst., in the 98th year of her age, MRS JANE HATRICK, relict of the late MR. WILLIAM HATRICK, Thornhill, Parish of Donagheady

April 16 1836

O’KANE. On Saturday evening, at Fairmount, after a long and tedious illness, REV. WILLIAM O’KANE, P.P., of Leck and Donagheady

August 2 1836

WOODS. On Monday last, at Ardkame, near Dunnemana, ELIZA, daughter of MR. WOODS, of same place

January 28 1837

HAZLETT. At Dunnemana, on Saturday last, the REV. JAMES HAZLETT, curate of the parish of Donagheady

July 7 1838

HOUSTON. At Killyclooney, in the parish of Donagheady, on Wednesday the 20th ult., MR. THOMAS HOUSTON, aged 68 years. He discharged the relative duties of husband, father, and friend with fidelity

December 8 1838

DOUGLAS. At Earlsgift, on the 30th ult., the LADY ISABELLA DOUGLAS, wife of the HON. and REV. CHARLES DOUGLAS

May 23 1840

ALEXANDER. May 15, at Mountcastle, MR. JAMES ALEXANDER, aged 82

July 31 1841

McCREA. At Binnelly, near Donemana, MR. ROBERT McCREA, at the advanced age of 88 years, very deservedly regretted by a numerous circle of friends and acquaintances

July 31 1841

HUSTON. On the morning of the 11th July, in the 72nd year of her age, and after protracted suffering, MARY HUSTON, relict of the late MR. THOMAS HUSTON, of Killycloony, county Tyrone

September 11 1841

BOND. At Dullerton House, on the 1st inst., MARGARET, relict of the late WILLIAM BOND, ESQ., of Bond's Glen, aged 78 years

January 8 1842

DOUGLAS. At Earlsgift, on the 1st inst., CHARLES, second son of the HON. and REV. CHARLES DOUGLAS, aged 16 years

April 30 1842

DOUGLAS. On Sunday, April 24th, at Earlsgift, CLAUDINE, youngest daughter of the HON and REV. CHARLES DOUGLAS, aged 9 years

October 22 1842

McCRACKIN. October 16th, at the family residence, Gortmonly, in the county Tyrone, JANE, relict of the late JACOB McCRACKIN, ESQ., aged 56 years, after several years’ illness

March 18 1843

HATRICK. At his residence, Grove Hill, parish of Glendermot, on Friday evening last, the 10th inst., WILLIAM HATRICK, ESQ., aged 55 years. He was buried on Tuesday last at Grange, near Strabane

January 6 1844

BAIRD. At Altest, on the 20th inst., MARY JANE, the beloved wife of DR BAIRD, Donemana Dispensary

March 23 1844

BOND. On the 17th inst., at Earlsgift School House, near Donemana, county Tyrone, MR. GEORGE BOND, schoolmaster, aged 37 years

June 22 1844

DOUGLAS. On Thursday, the 20th inst., at Earlsgift, county Tyrone, GEORGIANA FRANCES, 5th daughter of the HON and REV. CHARLES DOUGLAS, aged 15 years

August 30 1845

CRAIG. At Benelly, near Donemana, on Wednesday, the 27th inst., MR. JOHN CRAIG, eldest son of MR ROBERT CRAIG, aged 15 years

June 20 1846

BRITTON. On the 31st ult., aged 62 years, after a brief illness, the REV. ALEXANDER BRITTON, of Bready

December 5 1846

McCREA. At his residence in Glencush, on Saturday, the 28th ult., JAMES McCREA, ESQ., aged 78 years

December 12 1846

KERR. On Friday, the 4th inst., at Drummeney, near Strabane, MR. ROBERT KERR, in the 65th year of his age

February 27 1847

RAMSAY. At Donemana, on Saturday, the 20th inst., aged 34 years, MR. JAMES HAMILTON RAMSAY, postmaster

May 8 1847

ALEXANDER. At his house, Grange Foyle, on the 4th inst., MR. G. ALEXANDER, aged 49 years

October 28 1847

RAMSAY. At Gortmesson, on the 23rd inst., THOMAS RAMSAY, ESQ., aged 68 years

February 5 1848

BRECKIN. On the 20th ult., at his residence, Lough Mulvin, ROBERT BRECKIN, ESQ., aged 77 years. A staunch supporter of the Covenanting Church, and for many years a Ruling Elder in the Congregation of Bready

February 12 1848

REID. On the 28th ult., in the 78th year of his age, and 48th of his ministry, the REV. ROBERT REID, Minister of the Presbyterian Congregation of Second Donemana

April 8 1848

RAMSAY. At Gortmessan, on the 2nd inst., MR. JAMES RAMSAY, aged 52 years

August 12 1848

GLENN. At his residence, Tullyard, Donagheady, county Tyrone, on the 6th inst., MR. ROBERT GLENN, aged 92

October 14 1848

McCREA. At his residence, Maghereagh, on October 10th, MR. JOHN McCREA, in the 88th year of his age

December 23 1848

BLAIR. At Yorkville, South Carolina, 3rd October last, CAPTAIN JOHN BLAIR, aged 78 years. Born in county Tyrone, he spent the early part of his life in Strabane and Donagheady, and later emigrated to America in 1796

January 13 1849

McCLELLAND. At Donemana, on the 7th inst., MRS McCLELLAND, aged 78 years

April 19 1849

SMYTH. On Sunday 8th inst., in the 86th year of her age, very suddenly and unexpectedly at her residence in Ballinamallard near Donemanagh, MATILDA, relict of the late MR. ROBERT SMYTH

May 19 1849

HAMILTON. April 29, at Clifton [Bristol], aged 80 years, MARY, relict of the REV. ANDREW THOMAS HAMILTON, of Earlsgift, county Tyrone

August 24 1849

McCREA. On Sunday, the 19th inst., at Glencush, ROBERT McCREA, ESQ., at the advanced age of 92 years

March 20 1850

McGOWAN. Died at Tiveny, Parish of Donagheady, MR. JOHN McGOWAN, aged 80

September 5 1851

DUNN. At Nelson House, Dullerton, on Sunday morning, August 31st, MISS CATHERINE DUNN, aged 70 years

September 21 1849

HOLMES. On the 3rd inst., at Ballyderowen, Burt [Co Donegal], MRS MARY HOLMES, relict of the late REV. JOHN HOLMES, of Donagheady, aged 84 years

September 21 1849

KERR [KNOX]. On the 12th inst., aged 30 years, AGNES, wife of MR. ALEXANDER KERR, Drumeny, and daughter of MR HUGH KNOX, Urney, county Tyrone

May 3 1850

McELWAIN [HOLMES]. At Burnfoot [Co. Donegal], on the 30th April, of typhus fever, SARAH, the beloved wife of MR. RICHARD McELWAIN, daughter of the late REV. JOHN HOLMES, Presbyterian Minister, Donagheady

November 22 1850

BOND. At Earlsgift, Donemana, on the 17th inst., MR. WILLIAM BOND, aged 47 years

February 21 1851

AUSTIN. On the 17th inst., in this City [Londonderry], JOHN AUSTIN, ESQ., late of Grange Foyle, county Tyrone, at the advanced age of 86 years

July 25 1851

AUSTIN. May 7th, of apoplexy, at Van Buren, Arkansas, U.S., GEORGE AUSTIN, ESQ., late of Deer Park, aged 65 years. He emigrated from Newtownstewart, county Tyrone, eight years ago [formerly of Milltown, Ballymagorry, Leckpatrick parish]

December 5 1851

LOGAN. At Eden, Bready, on the 23rd ult., MR. JOHN LOGAN, aged 42 years

December 12 1851

CONNISON. On the 6th inst., at Donemana, MRS JANE CONNISON, aged 80 years

December 27 1851

POLLOCK. On the 23rd inst., at Castlewarren, Parish of Donagheady, MR. JAMES POLLOCK, aged 75 years

January 21 1852

WALKER. At Claremont, Donemana, on Friday, the 2nd inst., aged 15 years, JAMES, the beloved son of the REV. DAVID J. WALKER

March 12 1852

ALLEN. March 5th, MR. THOMAS ALLEN, Cloughbuoy, aged 85 years

April 16 1852

DONNELL [EATON]. On the 11th inst., three weeks after giving birth to twin children, in the 27th year of her age, MARY JANE, the loving and beloved wife of MR. HUGH DONNELL, Gobnascale, near this City, and daughter of MR. ALEXANDER EATON, Ballynenor, county Tyrone

November 26 1852

DONNELL. At his residence, in Ballinamallard, near Donemana, on Thursday, the 18th inst., of scarletina, MR. JOHN DONNELL, aged 40 years

May 13 1853

WOODS. On the 24th April, at Ardcame, near Donemana, the residence of his father, where he had returned for the benefit of his health, THOMAS C. WOODS, ESQ., late of Louisiana, U.S.

October 7 1853

WALKER. On the 1st June, at Castlemaine [Victoria], Australia, in the 26th year of his age, MR. JOHN WALKER, late of Tyrconnley, near Donemana, county Tyrone

January 20 1854

LOVE. At Gortmunly, on the 15th inst., of whooping cough, ISABELLA, youngest daughter of MR. ROBERT LOVE, of this City [Londonderry], aged 6 years

January 27 1854

WALKER. On the 18th inst., aged 31 years, MR. WILLIAM WALKER, merchant, Dungannon. His native place being Tyrconnelly, near Donemana, he was an elder in the Presbyterian Church

April 14 1854

LOVE. At Gortmonly, on the 6th inst., of decline after a protracted illness, WILLIAM LOVE, aged 17 years, only son of MR. ROBERT LOVE, of this City [Londonderry]

April 7 1854

ALEXANDER. At Altrest, on the 24th ult., MR. WILLIAM ALEXANDER, aged 85 years. He was a ruling elder of the First congregation, Donagheady, for more than half a century

September 21 1855

McLAUGHLIN. Suddenly of asthma, on the 18th inst., MR. HENRY McLAUGHLIN, of Lisdiven

January 11 1856

OGILBY. At Earlsgift, on Tuesday, the 8th inst., WILLIAM CHARLES, the infant son of MR. and MRS OGILBY, aged 3 weeks

April 25 1856

McCREA. At Tullyard, Donagheady, on the 18th inst., MR. SAMUEL McCREA, aged 74 years

September 12 1856

HAMILTON. At Gortmessan, on the 16th ult., aged 54 years, MRS MARY HAMILTON, relict of the late DR. WILLIAM HAMILTON, of this City [Londonderry]

September 26 1856

NIXON. On the 23rd inst., in Tivnakeery, Parish of Donagheady, ISABELLA, wife of MR. JOHN NIXON, aged 20 years

October 24 1856

ALEXANDER. On the 17th inst., of gastric fever, aged 20 years, WILLIAM CUNNINGHAM, second son of MR. ROBERT ALEXANDER, Sandville, Donagheady

January 30 1857

DOUGLAS. On Wednesday evening, the 28th inst., at Earlsgift, county Tyrone, the HON. and REV. CHARLES DOUGLAS, brother of the Earl of Morton, in the 66th year of his age

February 6 1857

ASH. On the 2nd inst., at Earlsgift, the LADY ELIZABETH HAMILTON ASH, wife of WILLIAM HAMILTON ASH, ESQ., of Ashbrook, Londonderry, and sister of the Earl of Morton

February 20 1857

HUTTON. On the 28th ult., at Sydney Cottage, near Belleville, Canada West, in the 29th year of his age, JOSEPH HUTTON, barrister at law, only son of WILLIAM HUTTON, ESQ., Secretary, Boards of Agriculture and Statistics, Toronto, and formerly of Grange Foyle, in the county of Tyrone

April 27 1857

MAGILL. On the 9th inst., after a short illness, of inflammation of the lungs, in the 40th year of his age, the REV. MICHAEL MAGILL, C.C., Donagheady

July 24 1857

LAUGHLIN. At Gortileck, on Sunday, the 12th inst., of a lingering illness, MR. JAMES LAUGHLIN , aged 49 years

November 20 1857

CLARKE. At Edymore, near Strabane, on Wednesday, the 18th inst., MR. WILLIAM CLARKE. His remains will be removed from his late residence at Lisdiven, for internment in the burying ground at Grange, on Saturday, the 21st inst., at eleven o'clock

January 1 1858

CLARKE. On the 29th ult., at Maghereagh, near Strabane, DR. ROBERT CLARKE, R.N.

February 26 1858

ALEXANDER. At Altrest, on the 22nd inst., MRS ALEXANDER, aged 86 years

December 10 1858

RODGERS. On the 5th inst., MARGARET, the beloved wife of MR. HUGH RODGERS, Gorticlare, near Donemana

November 5 1858

JEFFREY. At Drumeny, near Strabane, on Sunday last, MISS ANNE JEFFREY, aged 50 years

March 4 1859

HEYLANDS. At Castlemellon, Parish of Donagheady, on Monday last, MR. JAMES HEYLANDS at an advanced age

April 8 1859

COCHRAN. March 27, at Benone Cottage, county Tyrone, MARTHA JANE, the beloved wife of MR. WILLIAM COCHRAN, in the 38th year of her age, sincerely regretted

June 10 1859

ALEXANDER. On the 1st June, at Sandville, MARY, third daughter of ROBERT ALEXANDER, ESQ

September 2 1859

ALEXANDER. August 17, at Mountcastle, MR. THOMAS ALEXANDER

October 21 1859

ALLEN. Lately, at Cloughbuoy, Bready, MR. THOMAS ALLEN, at an advanced age

December 2 1859

McINTYRE. November 30, at Fawney, near Donemana, REBECCA, daughter of MR. THOMAS McINTYRE

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