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Crockett Genealogy Notes, Co. Donegal, Ireland 1831-74

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



Date Notice
Jan 8 1831 [Married] Clarke & Crockett – On Tuesday, the 28th of December last, by the Rev. Mr. Craig, Mr. Henry Clarke, of Portlough, to Miss Crockett, daughter of Mr. William Crockett, of Drummy (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jan 29 1831 [Married] Loughead & Crockett – On Thursday week the 20th January, by the Rev. Mr. Scott, Mr. William Loughhead, of Ballyhaskey, to Miss Crockett, of Plaster (Londonderry Sentinel)
Nov 28 1835 [Married] Dugall & Crockett – On Monday, the 23rd inst., at Edenmore, by the Rev. Mr. Huston, of Ballindreat, Mr. George Dugall, of this City, merchant, to Mary, second daughter of the late Mr. John Crockett, of Edenmore, county Donegal (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jun 15 1839 [Married] Chambers & Crockett – On Monday 10th inst., by the Rev. W. McCrea, of the Presbyterian Church, Ballindreat, Mr. Joseph Chambers, of Momeen, to Susan, third daughter of the late Mr. John Crockett, of Edenmore (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jul 4 1840 [Died] On Tuesday last, the 30th ult., after a protracted illness, Miss Jane Crockett, only daughter of Mr. Thomas Crockett, of Plaster, near Newtowncunningham, aged 17 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
Apr 17 1841 [Died] On Friday last, aged 59 years, Mr. Thomas Crockett, of Plaster, for many years a Ruling Elder in the Presbyterian Congregation of Newtowncunningham (Londonderry Sentinel)
Mar 11 1843 [Married] Crockett & Crockett – On the 2nd inst., by the Rev. Samuel Craig, Crossroads, Mr. Alexander Crockett, of Edenmore, to Catherine, only daughter of Mr. Alexander Crockett, Drumasher (Londonderry Sentinel)
Sep 7 1844 [Died] At the Springs, in Holmes county, Mississippi, George Crockett, Esq., aged 46 years, born at Edenmore, county Donegal, Ireland and emigrated to USA, twelve years ago. For the last 8 years he was Clerk of the Probate Court of Yazoo county (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 17 1845 [Died] At Edenmore, near Lifford, on Friday last, Mrs. Crockett, relict of the late Mr. William Crockett, of said Place, aged 90 (Londonderry Sentinel)
Mar 14 1851 [Married] Alexander & Crockett – On the 6th inst., in the Presbyterian Church, Newtowncunningham, by the Rev. William Scott, Mr. John Alexander, of Drumbarnett, parish of Raymochy, to Mary, daughter of Mr. William Crockett, of Drummay, near Newtowncunningham (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jan 30 1852 [Died] At Drummay, on the 25th inst., in the 73rd year of his age, Mr. William Crocket (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jul 2 1852 [Died] On the 24th ult., at Drumnashier, Mrs. Catherine Crockett, aged 29 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
Sep 30 1853 [Died] At New Orleans, on the 12th August, in the 39th year of his age, Richard Crockett, Esq., formerly of Edenmore, near Strabane (Londonderry Sentinel)
Sep 8 1854 [Married] Bredin & Crockett – On the 1st inst., in Ballyarnett Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. Robert Ross, Mr. James Bredin, of Boneymane, to Miss Isabella, daughter of Mr. William Crockett, of Drummay (Londonderry Sentinel)
Sep 15 1854 [Married] Boal & Crockett – At Newtowncunningham Presbyterian Church, on the 7th inst., by the Rev. W. Scott, Mr. William Boal, of Minnamore, near Newtowncunningham, to Rebecca, youngest daughter of the late Mr. William Crockett, of Drummay (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jun 21 1861 [Died] June 18, at his father's residence, Imlick, Robison Crockett, aged 27 years, second son of Mr. John Crockett (Londonderry Sentinel)
Aug 16 1861 [Married] Crockett & Bredin – On the 8th August, in the Presbyterian Church, Burt, by the Rev. H. P. Charleton, Mr. Robert Crockett, Plaster, Newtowncunningham, to Martha Jane, youngest daughter of Mr. Ezekiel Bredin, Coshquin (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jun 2 1863 [Died] May 30, at Plaster, Jane, relict of the late Mr. Thomas Crockett, aged 79 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
Nov 10 1863 [Married] October 29, in the Fourth Presbyterian Church of this City, by the Rev. William Long, Mr. John Crockett, Imlick, to Isabella, daughter of Mr. David Macky, Humphreystown, Molenan (Londonderry Sentinel)
Sep 5 1865 [Died] August 31, at Drummay, Elizabeth Crockett, aged 84 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 15 1866 [Died] May 9, at Drumnashier, Mr. George Crockett, aged 19 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
Aug 30 1867 [Died] August 27, at Imlick, Mr. John Crockett, sen., aged 62 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
Mar 10 1868 [Died] March 4, at Edenmore, Mrs. Rebecca Crockett, aged 94 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
Oct 21 1872 [Died] At Edenmore, on Saturday, the 19th instant, Andrew Crockett, aged 72 years. [His remains will be removed for interment in the graveyard of Raphoe, on Tuesday (to-morrow) morning, the 22nd instant, at ten o’clock]. (Londonderry Journal)
Jul 7 1873 [Married] Chambers & Crockett – July 3, at the residence of the bride’s father, by the Rev. John Crockett, uncle of the bride, R. McCrea Chambers, Esq., Academical Institution, Londonderry, to Rebecca, younger daughter of Alexander Crockett, Esq., Drumnashire (Londonderry Journal)
Dec 31 1874 [Married] Irwin & Crockett – At the residence of the bride’s father, Drumnashire, by the Rev. John R. McCreery, Cootehill, assisted by the Rev. William Thompson, Monreagh, Rev. Hugh Irwin, Crossroads, to Sarah, daughter of Alexander Crockett, Esq. (Londonderry Journal)