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Leck Parish, Co. Donegal, Ireland Death Announcements 1834-69

Items from the Press
Extracted from personal notices inserted in the Londonderry Sentinel
Transcribed, Compiled and Submitted by
Len Swindley, Melbourne, Australia



Date Notice
May 3 1834 At Lurgyback, near Letterkenny, on Friday, the 25th ult., James Gallagher, Esq., aged 80 years
Sep 26 1835 On Saturday, the 19th inst., at Dooballagh, near Letterkenny, Mr. Nathaniel Laird, aged 82 years
Oct 3 1835 On the 24th ult., at Carrygawley, near Letterkenny, Mr. Thomas Laird, aged 74
Aug 13 1836 August 3, at Letterkenny, Mrs. Anne Chambers, relict of the late Rev. John Chambers, of Leck, county Donegal
May 5 1838 On the 13th ult., at Lurgy, in the parish of Leck, Mr. David McClintock, aged 92
Oct 6 1838 On Tuesday, the 25th ult., at his residence, Creeve, near Letterkenny, Mr. Oliver Leitch, aged 55 years. His demise is deeply regretted not only by his bereaved family and relatives, but by all to whom he was known
Apr 5 1845 On the 15th ult., at his residence in Trimra, Mr. James Montgomery, aged 76 years
Jan 17 1846 On the 7th inst., at Ballyboe, near Newtowncunningham, in the 43rd year of her age, Martha, wife of Mr. John Bell
Feb 13 1847 On the 4th inst., of inflammation of the lungs, Catherine Anne, aged 4 years and 5 months, eldest daughter of John King, Esq., Trimra, near Letterkenny
Mar 27 1847 On Wednesday, the 24th inst., at the house of John Munn, Esq., Londonderry, Miss Margaret King, youngest daughter of the late David King, Esq., of Trimra, County Donegal
Jun 3 1848 On the night of the 30th ult., aged 19 years, Margaret, eldest daughter of Mr. Archibald McCay, at Fassetmore, near Letterkenny, county Donegal
Mar 29 1850 On Sunday night, last, at Rockhill, Letterkenny, Mr. John Palmer, for many years house steward at Ards
Mar 29 1850 March 24, at Rockhill, Letterkenny, county Donegal, the residence of his brother, Alexander Robert Stewart, Esq., J. P., and D. L., of Ards House, aged 55 years
Feb 28 1851 On the 10th inst., at an advanced age, Martha, relict of the late John Stevenson, Dromore, near Letterkenny
Mar 28 1851 On the 15th inst., Mr. Samuel Brown, of Drumgreggan, near Letterkenny
May 7 1852 On the 12th ult., after a tedious illness, at Carrygawley, near Letterkenny, Mrs. John Laird, aged 50
Oct 22 1852 At an advanced age, at the residence of her son in law, Mr. Robert Eakin, Ballybenny, Ramelton, Sarah, relict of the late Mr. Robert Stevenson, Dromore, Letterkenny
Nov 19 1852 At Rockhill, near Letterkenny, Mr. Daniel Macdonald, aged 18 years
Dec 21 1855 At New York, on the 14th ult., after a short illness, Mrs. Mary Humes, formerly of Rossbracken, county Donegal, in the 77th year of her age
Nov 28 1856 At Knockbrack, on the 18th inst., John Alexander, Esq., aged 22 Years
Dec 12 1856 At Magherabuoy, near Manorcunningham, on the 3rd ult., Mr. Joseph Armour, aged 75 years
Jan 14 1859 January 8, at Ballyboe, Sarah Jane, the beloved wife of Mr. William Galbreath, aged 36 years
Oct 28 1859 At his residence, on the Vista Bella estate, Trinidad, Richard Doherty, Esq., at the age of 56, much regretted by his family and friends. He was born at Ardahee, near Letterkenny, county Donegal, and emigrated at an early period to the West Indies
Dec 9 1859 On the 27th ult., at Knockbrack, near Convoy, Mrs. Noble, aged 100 years, all but one month
Sep 21 1860 September 19, at Drumardagh, Ann, relict of the late James Graham, Esq
Nov 20 1863 November 16, at her aunt's residence, Rossbracken, Rebecca, aged 5 years and 6 months, daughter of Mr. James Brown
Mar 22 1864 March 18, at his residence, Farsetmore, Letterkenny, Mr. Archibald McCay
Mar 21 1865 March 17, after a short illness, at Malin Hall, the residence of John Harvey, Esq., Anne, wife of the Rev. Robert Harvey, of Leck Glebe, near Letterkenny
May 8 1866 April 28, at his residence, Trimra, county Donegal, Mr. David Montgomery
Sep 4 1866 August 28, at Trimra, Rebecca, the beloved wife of Mr. James Henderson
Apr 2 1867 March 29, at his residence, William Street, Derry, John King, late of Trimra, aged 67 years
Jan 1 1869 At her residence, Magheraboy, Mary, the beloved wife of Mr. James Philson, aged 62 years
Feb 9 1869 Feb 1, at his uncle's residence, White Hill, Mr. Andrew Colhoun, aged 20 yrs, son of the late Mr. Andrew Colhoun, Rossbracken
Apr 13 1869 April 2, Margaret, wife of the late James Brown, Esq., of Bonagee, near Letterkenny
Aug 17 1869 August 6, at his father's residence, Trimra, Mr. Henry Hamilton King, aged 28 years


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