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McCurdy Family Notes, Co. Londonderry, Northern Ireland 1830-69

Extracted from Newspapers
Extracted from personal notices inserted in the Londonderry Sentinel
Transcribed, Compiled and Submitted by
Len Swindley, Melbourne, Australia
len_swindley[at]hotmail.com

 

Note: the compiler of this file has no connection to any McCurdy family

***ORIGINAL SPELLING HAS BEEN RETAINED***
 

Date Notice
July 3 1830 [Married] At Newtownlimavady, on Sunday, the 20th June, by the Rev. William Dysart, Mr. William McClary, to Eliza, daughter of Mr. Daniel McCurdy, both of that place (Londonderry Sentinel)
June 18 1836 [Married] On Thursday, the 9th inst., by the Rev. John Whiteside, Mr. John McCurdy, to Jane, eldest daughter of Thomas Conn, Esq., both of Coleraine (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 27 1838 [Died] On Friday the 19th inst., in the 69th year of his age, John McCurdy, Esq., of Ballymaclara, Magilligan. He was descended from Lachlane McCurdy, who served as an officer in the army of William III, from the relief of Londonderry, 1689, to the end of the war of the Revolution 1691, and was rewarded for his service with a grant of land near Dungiven, which continues in the family. Exemplary in his relations of husband and father, he was interred in the burying place in Tamlaghtard (Londonderry Sentinel)
October 26 1839 [Married] At Coleraine, on the 15th inst., by the Rev. G. Bellis, Belfast, Mr. Hugh Bellis, of the firm of Messrs Hugh and Thomas Bellis, to Miss McCurdy, of the same place (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 23 1841 [Married] On the evening of the 14th inst., by the Rev. John Martin, Crossgar, Mr. Robert McCurdy, grocer, Ringsend, to Alicia, eldest daughter of Mr. William Black, Kiltinney, Coleraine (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 12 1843 [Married] On the 2nd inst., by the Rev. James Millar, Presbyterian Minister, Garvagh, at the residence of the bride's mother, Archibald Fisher, Esq., Garvagh, to Elizabeth, eldest daughter of the late Mr. McCurdy, Magilligan (Londonderry Sentinel)
October 19 1844 [Married] On the 8th inst., at the residence of the bride's brother, Portrush, by the Rev. Samuel McDowell, Wesleyan Minister Ballycastle, Jane, daughter of the late Mr. Joseph Adams, Clonoe, to Mr. David McCurdy, of Portrush (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 18 1845 [Died] On the 4th inst., at Deserthill, near Bushmills, Mr. Robert McCurdy, in the 79th year of his age, an Elder of the Presbyterian Church for some 50 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 2 1846 [Died] July 28, at Curraghglass, Mr. John McCurdy, aged 63 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 13 1849 [Died] At Newtownlimavady, on Saturday, the 6th inst., after a few days painful illness, Mr. William McCurdy, aged 44 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 31 1850 [Birth] On the 15th inst., the wife of John McCurdy, Esq., the Diamond, Coleraine, of a son (Londonderry Sentinel)
December 27 1851 [Died] On the 17th inst., after a protracted illness, Charlotte, the beloved wife of Mr. James McCurdy, of Kilrea (Londonderry Sentinel)
April 2 1852 [Married] On the 18th ult., at Newtownlimavady, Mr. James Given, watchmaker, to Miss Margaret Jane McCurdy, both of that town (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 22 1856 [Died] On the 13th inst., at Shanlongford, Garvagh, Mr. Thomas McCurdy, aged 64 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
October 22 1858 [Married] On the 15th inst., in the Presbyterian Church, Maghera, by the Rev. Joseph Dickey, James McCurdy, Esq., Kilrea, to Eliza, eldest daughter of the late Dr. Wallace, of same place (Londonderry Sentinel)
November 26 1858 [Married] On the 17th inst., at Blantyre, N. B., by the Rev. Robert Jamieson, D. D., of St. Paul's, Glasgow, Joseph McCurdy, Esq., Coleraine, to Eliza, second daughter of Robert Stevenson, Esq., Greencroft (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 15 1861 [Died] March 4, at Curraghglass, Matilda, the wife of Mr. John McCurdy, jun., after a lingering illness (Londonderry Sentinel)
December 6 1861 [Married] On the 28th November, by the Rev. Matthew Turnbull, Ringsend, Mr. James Rankin, merchant, of Newtownlimavady, to Jane, the second daughter of Mr. John McCurdy, of Coraghglass, near Garvagh (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 30 1862 [Died] May 14, at Ringsend, Craigmore, Garvagh, Martha, second daughter of Mr. Robert McCurdy, merchant, aged 14 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
July 4 1862 [Married] June 25, at the Presbyterian Church, Portrush, by the Rev. William Oliver, Robert, third son of the late Robert McCurdy, Flower Hill, to Mary, third daughter of the late Mr. Daniel Boyd, Carnkirk (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 27 1863 [Died] March 15, at the Diamond, Coleraine, John McCurdy, Esq., merchant, aged 63 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 8 1864 [Birth] On the 29th February, at Portstewart, the wife of Mr. Daniel McCurdy, of a son (Londonderry Sentinel)
December 29 1865 [Died] December 21, at his father's residence, Craigmore, near Garvagh, William Black McCurdy, aged 21 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 15 1866 [Died] May 11, at his residence, Flowerhill, Bushmills, Mr. Robert McCurdy, aged 52 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
July 10 1866 [Died] On the 3rd July, in Creggan Place, Derry, aged 80 years, Mr. Brian McCurdy (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 10 1867 [Died] At Ballymaclary, Magilligan, Sophia Matilda, relict of the late Mr. John McCurdy, in her 85th year (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 10 1868 [Died] On the 8th January, Mr. James McCurdy, of Castleview Terrace, Coleraine (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 13 1868 [Died] March 7, Marianne McCurdy, daughter of the late Mr. John McCurdy, of Currahglass, Garvagh (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 14 1868 [Married] On the 11th August, at the Presbyterian Church, Dervock, by the Rev. John Beatty, assisted by the Rev. W. G. Boyd, Thomas McCurdy, Esq., of Curraghglass, to Miss Ann McCaughan, of Carncullagh (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 4 1869 [Died] April 28, at William Street, Londonderry, Margaret, relict of the late Mr. Brian McCurdy, of this City, aged 66 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
July 6 1869 [Died] June 27, at his mother's residence, Curraghglass, Garvagh, aged 27 years, Mr. James McCurdy, late from America (Londonderry Sentinel)
September 7 1869 [Died] August 27, at 15 Fountain Street, Londonderry, Eliza Jane McCurdy, relict of the late Mr. Alexander McCurdy, of this City (Londonderry Sentinel)