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Omagh, Drumragh Parish, County Tyrone, Northern Ireland Town Commissioners 1856

Extracted from the Tyrone Constitution, July 11 1856
Transcribed, Compiled and Submitted by
Len Swindley, Melbourne, Australia


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I HEREBY DECLARE that the following twenty-one persons were duly Elected Commissioners for the Town of Omagh, for the Three Years commencing the 1st day of August, in pursuance of the requirements of the Act of Parliament, 9th Geo. IV., chap. 82, viz:-

No. Commissioner No. Commissioner
1 Alexander Campbell 12 Samuel Burns
2 John Hamilton, M.D. 13 Patrick Fox
3 Bernard McAleer 14 Owen McAleer
4 Robert Holmes 15 Michael McGinn
5 John Houston 16 Samuel Dinsmore
6 William Wilson 17 Henry Thompson, M.D.
7 William Elliott 18 Robert Taylor
8 James Conroy 19 John Donnelly
9 James F. Alexander 20 William Henderson
10 John McFarland 21 William Holmes
11 Nathaniel Carson    


And I Hereby give Notice, that I will attend on Tuesday, the 15th July, Instant, at the hour of 12 o’clock Noon, at the Court House in said town, when and where I require the above-named persons to assemble, in order that I may then and there administer to them the Oaths of Office as Commissioners for the Town for the ensuing Three Years

JAMES ALCORN, Chairman of Commissioners.

Dated this 7th day July, 1856

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