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McConnell Family Notes, Co. Donegal, Ireland 1777-1870

Extracted from personal notices inserted in the Londonderry Journal, Londonderry Sentinel & Londonderry Standard
Transcribed, Compiled and Submitted by
Len Swindley, Melbourne, Australia



Date Notice
September 23 1777 [Advertisement] Debtors of James and William McConnell both late of Lustycal, parish of Taughboyne are to pay James Brown, jr. of Manor Cunningham and Samuel McCay, Moyle executors of Jane Martha otherwise McConnell, administratrix of said James and William, deceased (Londonderry Journal)
December 7 1784 [Married] George McConnell of this City, merchant to Miss Mary Reynolds, second daughter of John Reynolds of Coolbeg, Co Donegal (Londonderry Journal)
March 2 1833 [Married] On the 20th ult., by the Rev. Dr. Rentoul, Mr. Samuel McKinla, to Miss Jane McConnell, daughter to Mr. William McConnell, Veagh (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 1 1834 [Died] On the 25th ult., Mr. John McConnell, of Ramelton (Londonderry Sentinel)
April 12 1834 [Died] At Fahan, on the 6th inst., aged 72 years, George McConnell, Esq., formerly of this City, merchant (Londonderry Sentinel)
June 13 1835 [Married] On Thursday, the 11th inst., by the Rev. William Scott, Mr. George McConnell, of Ballyhooley, to Miss Latta, of Moneygreggan, near Newtowncunningham (Londonderry Sentinel)
July 9 1836 [Married] At Ramelton, by the Rev. William Gamble, Greenhill, Mr. John Buchanan, Milford, to Mary, eldest daughter of the late Mr. John McConnell, of Ramelton (Londonderry Sentinel)
October 8 1836 [Married] On Tuesday last, at Moville, Mr. James McConnell, of Greencastle, to Miss Lynch, of the former Place (Londonderry Sentinel)
June 9 1838 [Married] At Raphoe, on Tuesday the 29th ult., by the Rev. Mr. Killen, P. M., Miss Isabella Hamilton, to Mr. Moses McConnell (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 14 1842 [Married] On the 7th inst., by the Rev. Patrick Hay, Fanet, Mr. Benjamin Wallace, Ballymagowan, to Mary Anne, only daughter to Mr. Daniel McConnel, Harkin (Londonderry Sentinel)
November 12 1842 [Died] On the 7th inst., at Moville, Elizabeth, wife of Mr. James McConnell, aged 30 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
July 29 1843 [Died] At Raphoe, on Friday, the 21st inst., after a lingering illness, Isabella, the beloved wife of Mr. Moses McConnell, of that Town (Londonderry Sentinel)
December 13 1845 [Married] On the 4th inst., in the Presbyterian Church, Ballylennon, by the Rev. George Hanson, Jonathan McConnell, Esq., Castletown, to Margaret, daughter of Samuel Alexander, late of Rateen, in the county of Donegal, Esq. (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 11 1848 [Married] On the 22nd ult., in the Presbyterian Church of Milford, by the Rev. Robert White, William Ward, Esq., of Gortcally, to Jane, fourth daughter of Thomas McConnel, Esq., Ballyboe, near Milford, county Donegal (Londonderry Sentinel)
September 23 1848 [Married] On the 14th inst., in Killybegs Church, by the Rev. William Lodge, Mr. John McConnell, Corduffy, to Elizabeth third daughter of the late Lieutenant John Dodd, Killybegs (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 19 1853 [Died] At Veagh, near Manorcunningham, on Sunday, the 14th inst., in the prime of life, Miss Elizabeth McConnell (Londonderry Sentinel)
October 14 1853 [Died] At Moville, on Sunday last, the 9th inst., Mr. James McConnell, proprietor of the Imperial Hotel, aged 42 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
April 4 1856 [Birth] March 26, the wife of Mr. McConnell, National Teacher, Rathmullen, of a son (Londonderry Sentinel)
February 27 1857 [Married] On the 25th inst., at Carrygart, county of Donegal, by the Rev. Mr. Prior, Captain McConnell, to Rebecca, second daughter of Mr. James Hay, Kinneylargey, Mulroy (Londonderry Sentinel)
November 20 1857 [Married] On the 17th inst., in St. Mary's Catholic Chapel, Ballybrack, by the Rev. Michael McKenna, Mr. Edward McDowell, to Ellen, the eldest daughter of the late Mr. James McConnell, of the Hotel, Moville (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 5 1858 [Married] On the 25th ult., in the First Presbyterian Church, Letterkenny, by the Rev. John Kinnear, Mr. James McConnell, of Ramelton, to Miss Agnes Taylor, of Castlegrove (Londonderry Sentinel)
September 3 1858 [Died] May 28, at Melbourne [Australia], of rapid consumption, in the 26th year of his age, Joseph, eldest son of Mr John McConnell., Drumcairn, near Newtowncunningham (Londonderry Sentinel)
December 17 1858 [Married] On the 9th inst., in the Presbyterian Church of Raphoe, by the Rev. John Porter Dickey, Carnone, Mr. James McCracken, of Magherasollis, to Miss Nancy McConnell, Carnshanagh (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 18 1859 [Died] On the 13th inst., of influenza, William Gardner, youngest son of Mr. John McConnell, Teacher of the Murray National School, Killybegs, aged 3 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
December 14 1860 [Married] December 6, by the Rev. Conolly Cheevers, Burt, Mr. George McConnell, to Miss McSwine, their united ages being 127 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
February 22 1861 [Died] On the 17th February, at Ramelton, after a brief illness, Miss Ann McConnell (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 23 1861 [Married] May 16, in the Presbyterian Church, Raphoe, by the Rev. J. Thompson, Mr. Andrew Allen, to Miss Eliza McConnell, both of Ballyholey (Londonderry Standard)
October 4 1861 [Married] September 19, at the Chapel of Ease, Londonderry, by the Rev. W.M. Beresford, Mr. Robert Fairly, of this City, to Miss Elizabeth McConnell, second daughter of Mr. James McConnell, Ardmore, near Muff, county Donegal (Londonderry Sentinel)
July 4 1862 [Married] July 2, in the First Presbyterian Church, Glendermott, by the Rev. A. Buchanan, Mr. Jeremiah McConnell, of Ardmore, county Donegal, to Miss Mary Jane Millar, of Tully (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 29 1864 [Died] January 28, at Castle Hill, Burt, Mary McConnel, aged 67 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
February 28 1865 [Married] On the 22nd February, at First Ray Presbyterian Church, Manorcunningham, by the Rev. Robert McMorris, Catherine, third daughter of John McConnell, Esq., Drumcairn, to Robert Alexander Clarke, Esq., Carricknamart (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 18 1865 [Died] August 14, at his residence, Burnthaw, Mr. James McConnel, aged 66 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 12 1866 [Died] January 7, at his residence, Castletown, St. Johnston, Andrew McConnell, aged 98 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 20 1866 [Married] March15, in First Raphoe Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. J. Thomson, Mr. William Allen, of Advarnock, to Rachel, daughter of the late Mr. James McConnell, of Sallybrook (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 15 1866 [Died] May 5, at Moville, Mary, the beloved daughter of Mrs. McConnell (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 8 1867 [Birth] January 2, at Port Ballyraine, the wife of Mr. John McConnell, clerk and storekeeper Letterkenny Asylum, of a daughter (Londonderry Sentinel)
Apr 16 1867 [Died] April 13, at Dromore, near Raphoe, Mr. Thompson McConnell, aged 67 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
April 16 1867 [Married] April 11, at St. Johnston Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. Joseph McConaghey, Thomas McConnell, Esq., Ballyboe, Raphoe, youngest son of the late Andrew McConnell, Esq., to Mary, fourth daughter of the late Samuel Porter, Esq., Castletown, St. Johnston (Londonderry Sentinel)
November 3 1868 [Died] October 31, at the residence of his son, Sackville Street, Londonderry, Moses McConnell, formerly of Raphoe, aged 82 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 5 1869 [Died] Feb 27, at Carnshanaugh, near Raphoe, Mr. Andrew McConnell, aged 84 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
April 30 1869 [Died] April 25, at his residence, Bonneymain, Mr. Charles McConnell, aged 55 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
June 7 1870 [Married] May 31, in Second Ray Presbyterian Church, Manorcunningham, by the Rev. R. McMorris, Mr. Alexander McNair, to Rebecca, daughter of Mr. William Wilson, both of Lisclamerty (Londonderry Sentinel)
June 8 1870 [Married] May 26, in Second Ray Presbyterian Church, Manorcunningham, by the Rev. R. McMorris, Mr. A. Ewing, to Miss Jane McConnell, Tullyybegley (Londonderry Journal)
September 10 1870 [Married] September 5, at Manorcunningham Church, by the Rev. J. W. Irwin, Rector of Raymochie, Constable James Dunwoody, Bangor, county Down, to Mary Jane, eldest daughter of the late James McConnell, of Churchill (Londonderry Standard)