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Brown & Browne Genealogy Notes, Co. Donegal, Ireland 1831-69

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Extracted from Personal Notices of Births, Marriages and Deaths Inserted in the Londonderry Sentinel
Transcribed, Compiled and Submitted by
Len Swindley, Melbourne, Australia




Date Notice
Jun 4 1831 [Married] CROMPTON & BROWNE On Thursday, the 2nd inst., at Muff Church, by the Very Rev. the Dean of Derry, John Crompton, of this City, Esq., to Mary, second daughter of David Browne, Esq., Ballyarnett, county Derry
Oct 20 1832 [Married] REBURN & BROWN In Stranorlar Church, on the 16th inst., by the Rev. Thomas Fullerton, Mr. James Reburn, painter and glazier, to Jane, second daughter of Mr. Samuel Brown, postmaster of Stranorlar, and sister of the Rev. John Brown, Minister of the Presbyterian Congregation at Manorhamilton
Oct 4 1834 [Married] LANGLEY & BROWNE On the 29th ult., at the residence of her father, by the Rev. Mr. Hay, Brian Langley, Esq., of the Island of Antigua, to Rachel, eldest daughter of David Browne, Esq., Ballyarnett, co. Donegal
Dec 13 1834 [Married] BROWN & GRIERSON On Monday, the 8th inst., at Greencastle Church, by the Rev. Charles Galwey, John T. Browne, Esq., to Emma, third daughter of John Grierson, Esq., Moville, county Donegal
Jul 9 1836 [Died] At Ramelton, on the 25th ult., Thomas Browne, Esq., aged 75 yrs
Aug 13 1836 [Married] TINNY & BROWN On the 5th inst., by the Rev. J.P. Dickey, of Carnone, Mr. William Tinny, of Raphoe, to Isabella, third daughter of Mr. William Brown, of Gortnest
Sep 1 1838 [Married] BROWNE & MAGEE On Tuesday last, by the Rev. Thomas Fullerton, in the Church of Stranorlar, Mr. James Browne, proprietor of the Royal and Commercial Hotel, Ballyshannon, to Anne, third daughter of Mr. Robert Magee, of Trenamullen, near Stranorlar
May 23 1840 [Married] BROWN & HASLETT On the 13th inst., by the Rev. Henry Wallace, at the house of the lady's father, the Rev. William Brown, of Buncrana, to Matilda, second daughter of Samuel Haslett, Foyleview, county Derry, Esq
Feb 20 1841 [Died] At Upper Leiter, near Kilmacrenan, county Donegal, Mr. Arthur Browne, aged 104 years
Oct 1 1842 [Died] At Cottown, near Raphoe, on Saturday, the 17th ult., much and deservedly regretted, Jane, wife of Mr. Joseph Brown, aged 30 years
Jan 13 1844 [Married] BAYNE & BROWNE At Ramelton, on the 8th inst., by the Rev. Dr. Gamble, Mr. Peter Bayne, to Mrs. Margaret Fanny Browne
Nov 30 1844 [Married] BROWNE & MILLER On Wednesday, 27th inst., in Stranorlar Church, by the Rev. T. Fullerton, Martha, eldest daughter of Mr. Browne, postmaster of Stranorlar, to Mr A. Miller, jun., of Stranorlar
Sep 13 1845 [Married] SPROULE & BROWNE At Haigh Church, Lancashire, on the 9th inst., by the Rev. John Thomas Browne, Samuel Sproule, Esq., to Mary, eldest daughter of the late Thomas Browne, of Ramelton, Esq
Jun 19 1847 [Died] At Killybegs, county Donegal, on the 3rd June, of typhus fever, caught whilst administering to the wants of the poor, Margaret, the wife of Alexander Browne, Esq., the commander of the 'Racer', Revenue Cutter, stationed there
Jun 19 1847 [Died] At Stranorlar, on the morning of Monday, the 14th inst., Mr. Samuel Brown, postmaster, aged 81 years
Feb 19 1848 [Married] HURST & BROWN On the 3rd inst., in Killult Church, John Hurst, Esq., Millmount, to Frances Brown, only daughter of Mr. Samuel Brown, Crossroads, county Donegal
Jan 13 1849 [Married] HUDSON & BROWNE At Killybegs, on Thursday, 4th January, by the Rev. Dr. Mulreany, John Hudson, Esq., of Sligo, to Isabella, second daughter of Captain Brown, Killybegs
Nov 23 1849 [Married] KNOX & BROWN On the 15th October, in Philadelphia, by the Rev. Mr. Ogilby, Mr. Edward Knox, of New York, to Eliza, second daughter of Mr. Robert Brown, Rathmullan, county Donegal, Ireland
Aug 2 1850 [Died] At Buncrana, on the 29th ult., the Rev. William Browne, Presbyterian Minister, in the 42nd year of his age, and 14th of his ministry
Nov 29 1850 [Died] At Ramelton, on the 19th inst., John Brown, Esq., student of theology in the 20th year of his age
Jan 3 1851 [Died] On the 31st ult., Elizabeth, relict of the late Thomas Brown, Esq., of Ramelton, county Donegal
Mar 28 1851 [Died] On the 15th inst., Mr. Samuel Brown, of Drumgreggan, near Letterkenny
Oct 24 1851 [Married] BROWN & CRAIG On the 21st inst., by the Rev. Alexander Caldwell, Joseph Brown, Esq., surgeon, Royal Navy, to Rachel, youngest daughter of John Craig, Esq., Killygordon
Sep 3 1852 [Married] BROWN & MITCHELL On the 26th ult., at the Church at Ballymore, county Donegal, by the Rev. Mr. Allman, Mr. Thomas Brown, to Harriett, fourth daughter of Mr. John Mitchell, Inspecting Chief Officer Coast Guard, district of Sheephaven
Nov 26 1852 [Married] BROWNE & SMULLAN On the 16th November, in Killult Church, county Donegal, by the Rev. Alexander Stewart, Mr. Thomas Browne, of Falcaragh, to Anne, eldest daughter of Mr. James Smullan, of same Place
Jan 14 1853 [Married] KNOX & BROWN On the 6th inst., in Alt Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. S. Stewart, Mr. John Knox, Listymore, to Catherine, eldest daughter of Mr. John Brown, Fern
Feb 4 1853 [Married] BROWN & BROWN At Gartan Church, on the 26th ult., by the Rev. Henry Maturin, Mr. William Brown, of Lachoo, to Jane [marr. cert states Rachel] Reid, of the same place
May 27 1853 [Married] SCOTT & BROWNE On the 25th inst., in the First Presbyterian Church, Stranorlar, by the Rev. Dr. Steele, Mr. Samuel Scott, Killygordon, to Ellen, daughter of the late Mr. Benjamin Browne, Stranorlar
Nov 2 1855 [Married] ADAMS & BROWNE On the 23rd ult., in the First Presbyterian Church, Stranorlar, by the Rev. Dr. Steele, Mr. John Adams, Kilclochery, to Eliza, daughter of Mr. William Browne, Mallinhosh
Feb 15 1856 [Married] KYLE & BROWN At Urney Church [Co. Tyrone], on the 7th inst., by the Rev. Benjamin B. Gough, Mr. Gregory Kyle, of Morebeg House, Castlederg, to Margaret, eldest daughter of Mr. Samuel Brown, Gortinagrave, county Donegal
Aug 29 1856 [Married] MARSHALL & BROWN On the 25th inst., at Mary's Abbey, Dublin, by the Rev. Dr. Kirkpatrick, John Marshall, Esq., to Rebecca Jane, the only daughter of the late David Brown, Esq., merchant, Ramelton, county Donegal
Jan 2 1857 [Married] WILKINSON & BROWNE On the 23rd ult., in the Ray Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. Dr. Rentoul, Mr. Anthony Wilkinson, Creeslough, near Dunfanaghy, to Miss Isabella Browne, eldest daughter of the late Mr. James Browne, Bonagee, near Letterkenny
Jan 30 1857 [Died] At Fern, near Castlederg, on the 22nd inst., John Browne, Esq., aged 65 years
Jun 26 1857 [Died] At Woodhill, near Manorcunningham, on the 6th inst., Mr. Adam Brown, aged 80 years
Jan 1 1858 [Married] COOPER & BROWN On the 23rd ult., in the Presbyterian Church of Alt, by the Rev. S Stewart, William Cooper, Esq., of Gortnamuck, to Margaret, daughter of the late John Brown, Esq., of Fern
May 14 1858 [Married] KNOX & BROWN On the 5th inst., in Alt Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. S. Stewart, Mr. Patrick Knox, of Killen [Co. Tyrone], to Sarah, daughter of the late Mr. John Brown, of Fern
Feb 11 1859 [Died] On Wednesday, the 2nd inst., in Ramelton, Mr. John Brown, reporter, aged 23 years
Apr 22 1859 [Died] April 17, at Gortrest, Mary, relict of the late Mr. John Brown, aged 40 years
Jun 10 1859 [Died] May 26, at Greencastle, Moville, W. A. Brown, Esq., formerly of Liverpool
Aug 5 1859 [Married] MCGREGOR & BROWN On the 30th July, in Moville Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. Mr. Clements, Mr. Alexander McGregor, compositor, to Miss Sarah Brown, both of this City
May 18 1860 [Died] May 9, at Cottown, Mr. Joseph Browne, aged 57 years
May 25 1860 [Died] May 16, of scarletina, aged seven years, Catherine Anne, youngest daughter of Mr. William Brown, flax merchant, Ramelton, and sister of the late Mr. John Brown, reporter
Feb 15 1861 [Died] February 6, at Cottown, aged 23 years, Mr. Samuel Brown
Mar 22 1861 [Married] PATTON & BROWN At New York, on the 26th February, by the Rev. Mr. Dickson, Mr. John Patton, formerly of Buncrana, to Maria Leighton, daughter of Mr. Robert Brown, of Rathmullan
May 3 1861 [Married] BLACKWOOD & BROWN April 25, in the Second Presbyterian Church, Letterkenny, by the Rev. Oliver Leitch, Mr. James Blackwood, jun., Maghrenan, to Margaret, youngest daughter of the late Mr. James Brown, of Bonnagee
Nov 15 1861 [Birth] October 28, at Fern, Castlederg, the wife of Thomas Browne, Esq., of a son
Feb 28 1862 [Died] On the 14th January, of yellow fever, at the residence of F. B. Browne, Esq., merchant, Paralba, Captain William O'Donnell, of the barque Bonetas. The deceased was a native of Buncrana, county Donegal
May 30 1862 [Died] May 16, at his residence, Fern, after a short illness, Benjamin Brown, Esq., aged 66 years
Sep 19 1862 [Married] SWEENEY & BROWN September 11, by the Rev. John Flanagan, P. P., Ramelton, Mr. Hugh Sweeney, merchant, Glasgow, to Ellen, eldest daughter of Mr. William Browne, flax merchant, Ramelton
Dec 5 1862 [Died] November 29, at his father's residence, Whitehill, Francis Adam Brown, aged 18 months
May 8 1863 [Died] On the 4th May, at his residence, Tooban, Mr. Joseph Brown, aged 70 years
Jun 23 1863 [Married] HARPER & BROWN June 18, in the Third Presbyterian Church, Ramelton, by the Rev. John Greenlees, A. M., Mr. Robert Harper, Castlefin, to Lizzie, youngest daughter of Mr. John Brown, Ramelton
Sep 18 1863 [Died] September 14, at Stranorlar, Fanny, relict of the late Samuel Browne, aged 79 years
Jun 26 1863 [Died] June 5, at New York, Mr. Robert Brown, formerly of Rathmullen, county of Donegal, aged 68 years
Nov 20 1863 [Died] November 16, at her aunt's residence, Rossbracken, Rebecca, aged 5 years and 6 months, daughter of Mr. James Brown
Dec 11 1863 [Died] December 8, at the residence of Miss Browne, Ramelton, Miss Smith, aged 74 years
Nov 15 1864 [Died] November 4, at Tullybogley, Matilda Ann, only daughter of Mr. Adam Brown, aged 10 years
Mar 18 1864 [Died] On the 15th February, at Buncrana, Thomas Benjamin, aged 5 years and 4 months, son of Mr. Thomas Brown, of the coast guard station, Fahan
Mar 18 1864 [Died] On the 14th March, at Buncrana, Harriet Elilzabeth, aged six months, the daughter of Mr. Thomas Brown, of the coast guard station, Fahan
Oct 28 1864 [Birth] On the 19th October, at Fern, the wife of Thomas Brown, Esq., of a daughter
Jun 6 1865 [Married] MCBRIDE & BROWNE June 1, at Alfred Street Presbyterian Church, Belfast, by the Rev. George Shaw, Samuel McBride, Esq., eldest son of Robert McBride, Esq., Sandymount, Belfast, to Minnie, eldest daughter of the late Rev. William Browne, Buncrana
Oct 24 1865 [Died] October 20, at Tullybogley, Mr. Adam Brown
Jun 12 1866 [Married] BROWN & WATTERS June 7, in the Linenhall Street Church, Belfast, by the Rev. Dr. Knox, assisted by the father of the bride and by the Rev. Andrew Brown, Hollymount, uncle of the bridegroom, Mr. James A. Brown, son of Mr. James Brown, Glenmaquin, county Donegal, to Mary Ann, daughter of the Rev. Thomas Watters, Newtownards
Aug 21 1866 [Died] August 12, at the residence of her sister, in Carndonagh, of inflammation, after a short illness, Mary Browne, daughter of the late Mr. Matthew Browne, of Muff, county Donegal
Aug 31 1866 [Birth] August 23, at the Marine Villa, Killybegs, county Donegal, the wife of Captain F. Browne, R. N., of a daughter
May 7 1867 [Died] April 30, at Spamount, county Donegal, Francis Browne, Esq., late Commander of her Majesty's cutter "Stag", aged 45 years
Aug 6 1867 [Married] LAWRENCE & BROWNE At St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church, Napier, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand, by the Very Rev. Father Forest, and afterwards at St. John's the Evangelist's, by the Rev. Dr. Satwell, James Lawrence, Esq., of Homeward, Hawke's Bay, to Isabella, second daughter of the late Alexander Browne, Esq., of Killybegs, and relict of the late John Hudson, Esq., Sligo
Aug 6 1867 [Married] BROWN & WYLIE On the 1st August, in the First Presbyterian Church, Letterkenny, by the Rev. John Kinnear, Mr. Robert Brown, of Banagee, to Mary Ann, the daughter of the late Mr. Allen Wylie, of Carrygawley
May 8 1868 [Died] May 3, at Killybegs, county of Donegal, Mr. James Browne, son of the late Captain A. Browne, commander of her Majesty's Preventive Cutter Racer
Mar 2 1869 [Died] Feb 25, at his late residence, St. Johnston, Mr. Robert Brown, aged 29 years
Apr 13 1869 [Died] April 2, Margaret, wife of the late James Brown, Esq., of Bonagee, near Letterkenny
Jun 1 1869 [Died] May 28, at his residence, Cabrey, county Donegal, Mr. James Brown, aged 69 years