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Petitions of Insolvent Debtors Court, Omagh, County Tyrone, Northern Ireland February 1846

Extracted from Perry’s Bankrupt Gazette, April 11 1846
Transcribed, Compiled and Submitted by
Len Swindley, Melbourne, Australia

A list of bankrupts who presented their petitions for relief from insolvency at Omagh, Co. Tyrone, Court House February 28 1846

[Bankrupts were detained in Omagh Debtors’ Gaol until outstanding debts had been cleared to the satisfaction of creditors]

Many names and former places of residence are spelt phonetically, so a reasonable degree of creativity is required to locate a possible forebear.


IRWIN Andrew Fintona clothes dealer
JAMISON Thomas Strabane grocer
LUNNY Christopher Omagh baker
McCANNEY Patrick Fintona farmer
McCLERNAN John, jun. Anaghmore weaver
McCLINTOCK Harriet Creevanagh widow
McKERNAN James Drumgullin farmer
McLAUGHLIN John Newtownstewart farmer
MALLON Bernard Cocksown [Cookstown?] clothes dealer
MOORE William Kilmore farmer
NIBLON Thomas Lurgancullen farmer
NEWEL John Stewartstown Victualler
O’DONNELL John Omagh labourer
O’NEIL Peter Creenagh farmer
RICE Joseph Cavan weaver
WHITE John Omagh pensioner
WHITE George Omagh painter