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Greer Genealogy Notes, Co. Londonderry, Northern Ireland 1830-68

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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
Jan 23 1830 [Married] GREER & SCOTT In Armagh, on Thursday last, by the Rev. P. S. Henry, John Greer, Esq., to Ruth, sixth daughter of James Scott, Esq., of this City
Oct 14 1837 [Married] CARSON & GREER On the 4th inst., at Springvale, by his father, the Rev. Alexander Carson, of Tubbermore, James Crawford Leslie Carson, of Ballymena, Esq., M. D., to Elizabeth, eldest daughter of the late Rev. Thomas Greer, of Dunboe
Aug 25 1838 [Married] GREER & GREER On the 21st inst., in this City, by the Rev. William McClure, Mr. James Greer, of Kivlin, near Omagh [Co. Tyrone], to Miss Jane Greer, of this City
Nov 24 1838 [Married] JONES & GREER On the 14th inst., by special license, in St. Andrew's Church, Dublin, by the Rev. J. Slater, Enoch Jones, Esq., Dumbartonshire, Scotland, to Miss Susan Greer, of this City
Jun 27 1840 [Married] DON & GREER On the 25th inst., by the Rev. James Steele, of Stranorlar, John G. Don, Esq., officer of excise, Camblestown, to Miss Martha Greer, Londonderry
Mar 29 1845 [Married] GREER & CALDWELL On the 27th inst., by the Rev. James Denham, Mr. James Greer, of this City, to Mary Jane, daughter of the late Mr. William Caldwell, of Ballybogan, county Donegal
Aug 9 1845 [Married] GREER & MCCRONE At Edinburgh, on the 31st ult., by the Rev. Dr. Classon, Samuel M. Greer, Esq., of Springvale, in the county of Londonderry, barrister at law, to Marion Fletcher, eldest daughter of the late James McCrone, Esq., of Rock Villa, in the Isle of Man
Jul 4 1846 [Married] GREER & GWYN On Tuesday, the 30th ult., in the First Presbyterian Church, Glendermott, by the Rev. James Denham, Mr. Samuel Greer, of this City, to Margaret, eldest daughter of Mr. Alexander Gwyn, Waterside, Londonderry
Jun 12 1847 [Died] On the 7th inst., of jaundice, at Bishop Street, Sarah, youngest daughter of the late Benjamin Greer, Esq., of Moy [Co. Tyrone]
May 6 1848 [Married] GREER & HEINEKEY May 3, in Rathfarnham Church [Dublin], by the Rev. Mr. La Touche, Benjamin Greer, Esq., of Londonderry, to Mary, eldest daughter of the late Robert Heinekey, Esq., of Dublin
Feb 10 1849 [Birth] On Thursday last, at the Imperial Hotel, in this city, Mrs. Benjamin Greer, of a daughter
Jun 23 1849 [Birth] On the 18th inst., at Springvale, Coleraine, the lady of S. M. Greer, Esq., of a daughter
Mar 15 1850 [Birth] On Sunday, the 10th inst, Mrs. Benjamin Greer, [Londonderry] of a son
Jun 13 1851 [Birth] On the 5th inst., in Upper Rutland Street, Dublin, the lady of S. M. Greer, Esq. [Springvale, Coleraine]of a daughter
Aug 22 1851 [Died] On the 9th inst., at Springvale, Coleraine, of inflammation of the lungs, Margaret Fletcher McCrone, aged three years and five months, second daughter of Samuel McCurdy Greer, Esq., barrister at law
Sep 26 1851 [Died] At Louisville, Kentucky, on Sabbath, the 24th August, Mrs. Greer, wife of Mr. Samuel Greer, late of this City. Mrs. Greer was the daughter of Alexander Gwyn, Esq., of Waterside. She died of cholera, after a very short illness
Feb 4 1852 [Birth] On the 31st January, at Upper Rutland Street, Dublin, Mrs. S. M. Greer [Springvale, Coleraine] of a son
Feb 6 1852 [Birth] January 12, at Ballyneal, Magherafelt, the lady of the Rev. George S. Greer, of a daughter
Sep 3 1852 [Died] On the 26th ult., at his residence, Bishop Street, Benjamin Greer, Esq., proprietor of the Imperial Hotel, aged about 34 years
Jan 20 1854 [Died] On Wednesday, the 11th inst., Robert Alexander, youngest son of the late Benjamin Greer, Esq., Imperial Hotel, Derry, aged ten months
Jun 30 1854 [Married] HATRICK & GREER At St. John's, New Brunswick, on the 25th May, by the Rev. A. M. Stavely, Captain John Hatrick, of Londonderry, to Catherine, daughter of Mr. Alexander Greer, formerly of Ramelton, county Donegal
Oct 10 1856 [Birth] October 5, at Springvale, Coleraine, Mrs. S. M. Greer, of a son
Jun 11 1858 [Died] At Springvale, on the 6th inst., Marion Fletcher McCrone, wife of S. M. Greer, Esq., M. P.
Sep 2 1859 [Birth] August 29, at Alma Terrace, Foyle Road, Derry, Mrs. Robert Greer, of a daughter
May 3 1861 [Died] April 30, at Springvale, the residence of her son, S. M. Greer, Esq., Mrs. Robert Anderson, aged 78 years
Jun 28 1861 [Birth] June 20, at Clarendon Street, Derry, the wife of Mr. Robert Greer, of a daughter
May 24 1864 [Birth] May 20, at Clarendon Street, Derry, Mrs. Robert Greer, of a son
Dec 22 1865 [Married] WRIGHT & GREER December 21, at the Cathedral, Londonderry, by the Very Rev. the Dean of Derry, assisted by the Rev. F. Smith, Thomas Wright, Esq., to Mary, widow of the late Benjamin Greer, Esq., of this City
Apr 24 1866 [Died] March 27, at Cincinatti, Ohio, U.S., Anna Garvin Greer, formerly of Londonderry, and granddaughter of the late Alexander Gwyn, of Waterside
May 22 1866 [Birth] May 17, at 47 Clarendon Street, Derry, Mrs. Robert Greer, of a daughter
Dec 14 1866 [Died] December 11, at Moneymore, Katherine, widow of the late James Greer, Esq., aged 86 years
May 21 1867 [Died] May 16, at 47 Clarendon Street, Derry, Amy Gertrude, infant daughter of Robert Greer, Esq
Jun 14 1867 [Married] GREER & NUGENT On the 11th June, in Clontarf Church [Dublin], by the Rev. William Nugent, Rector of Ardrahan, and Chancellor of Kilmacduagh, uncle to the bride, assisted by the Rev. J. Crawford, Samuel M. Greer, Esq., barrister at law, of Gardiner's Place, Dublin, and Springvale, Londonderry, formerly M. P., for that County, to Sarah Frances, the eldest daughter of D. Nugent, Esq., of Killester Abbey
Sep 15 1868 [Birth] September 13, at 47 Clarendon Street, Derry, the wife of Robert Greer, Esq., of a daughter