WEDDING PARTY UPSET. – On Monday last, as a wedding party was driving from the house of the bride, MISS MOORE, of Desart [Desert, Leckpatrick parish], to the church of Leckpatrick, and, when crossing the upper wooden bridge, at Strabane canal, the horse became restive, and the party eagerly urged him forward, he leaped into the canal with the car, containing four persons. By great exertions they saved themselves, but the poor animal was drowned.
Leckpatrick Parish Church (St. Patrick’s Church of Ireland): Marriages
|#33||April 5 1852||
WILLIAM KILPATRICK 25 years widower farmer Castlebane, Stranorlar [Co. Donegal]. Father: JAMES KILPATRICK farmer
MARGARET MOOR 21 years spinster Desart. Father: WILLIAM MOOR farmer
Witnesses: STEPHEN KILPATRICK & ROBERT MOOR
William Kilpatrick, a widower, had been married previously in Ardstraw parish.
1st Ardstraw Presbyterian Church: Marriages
|#33||August 19 1850||
WILLIAM KILPATRICK full age bachelor farmer Castlebane. Father: JAMES KILPATRICK farmer
ELIZA KERR full age spinster Killin. Father: JAMES KERR farmer
Witnesses: WILLIAM McCORMICK & ALEXANDER DEAN