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Mitchell Family Notes, Co. Tyrone 1836-69

Personal announcements extracted from the STRABANE MORNING POST & LONDONDERRY SENTINEL
Transcribed, compiled and submitted by Len Swindley, Melbourne, Australia


November 29 1836


Sudden Death - On Monday se’nnight, a farmer named MITCHELL, attended Nn. Stewart market, where he transacted business, and returned in the evening on a car in company with his wife, to his home, in the vicinity of Baronscourt. He, however, shortly after took ill, and, in less than fifteen minutes, breathed his last. He was a healthy looking man, of sober habits, and was in the prime of life



January 5 1839

Married on the 2nd inst., in the parish church of Manorcunningham [Co. Donegal], by the Rev. Richard Smith, JANE MARY, daughter of the late WILLIAM COLHOUN, ESQ., of Green Cottage, to DAVID MITCHELL, ESQ., M.D., of Strabane

August 14 1841

Married at Killeter Church, on the 19th inst., by the Rev. George N. Knox, MR. HENRY KYLE, second son of MR. RICHARD KYLE, of Mornbeg, to LETITIA, eldest daughter of MR. JOHN MITCHELL, of Creduff, county Tyrone

February 26 1842

Married on the 15th inst., by the Rev. James Thompson, REV. JOSIAS MITCHELL, of Omagh, to MARGARET ORR, eldest daughter of the REV. ANDREW JOHNSON, of Newbliss

May 17 1845

Married on the 6th inst., in the Presbyterian Church, Fintona, by the Rev. Robert Chambers, MR. CHARLES MITCHELL, to ISABELLA, third daughter of MR. WILLIAM CULBERTSON, of Ballanmore. This was the first marriage celebrated in that church under the new act

June 14 1845

Died on the 4th inst., at Sion Mills, aged 73 years, MRS. MITCHELL, relict of the late MR. JAMES MITCHELL, Kirkton Mill, parish of Inverkeller, Fofarshire, Scotland

July 26 1845

Married on the 15th inst., in the Second Presbyterian Church, Castlederg, by the Rev. John Armstrong, MR. WILLIAM MITCHELL, Pollyarnon, son to MR. WILLIAM MITCHELL, Castlesessagh, to MISS MARGARET, eldest daughter to MR. JOHN McCORMIC, Kilkleen

October 12 1855

Married in the Second Presbyterian Church, Castlederg, on the 3rd inst., by the Rev. John Armstrong, MR. CHARLES HARPER, Loughaugh, Drumquin, to FANNY, daughter of MR. ROBERT MITCHELL, Castlesessagh

January 11 1856

Married on the 1st inst., in the Second Ballinahatty Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. John Porter, MR. HENRY CHARLTON, of Crocknamana, to MARGARET, daughter of the late MR. JOSEPH MITCHELL, of Clanabogan

September 18 1857

Died at Strabane, on Monday, the 14th inst., DAVID MITCHELL, ESQ., surgeon, R.N., aged 62 years. He entered the navy as surgeon in 1803, and served under the celebrated ADMIRAL NELSON, he resided in Strabane for upwards of thirty years

August 12 1859

Married July 28, in the First Glendermott Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. Alexander Buchanan, WILLIAM J. MITCHELL, ESQ., Greerstown, county Derry, to ROSANNA, only daughter of the late DAVID MITCHELL, ESQ., M.D., R.N., Strabane

November 15 1861

Died November 12, at Strabane, JULIA FRANCES, youngest daughter of D. MITCHELL, M.D

January 23 1863

Died January 15, at Ballyfatton House, MARY, daughter of D. MITCHELL, ESQ., M.D., aged 15 years

December 28 1864

Married December 22, in the Second Presbyterian Church, Omagh, by the Rev. F. Little, MR. A. SPROULE, Brookhill, Omagh, to MARTHA ELIZABETH, daughter of the REV. J. MITCHELL, Omagh

May 23 1865

Married May 19, in the Wesleyan Chapel, Church Street, Strabane, by the Rev. T.W. Baker, MR. WILLIAM MITCHELL, watchmaker, to MISS SARAH GRAHAM, both of Strabane

November 14 1865

Died November 7, at 108 Buckingham Terrace, Windsor Street, Liverpool, of typhus fever, caught whilst in the faithful discharge of his professional duties, DAVID MITCHELL, ESQ., M.D., late of Strabane, county Tyrone, Ireland

January 23 1866

Married December 28, in the Second Presbyterian Church, Castlederg, by the Rev. John Armstrong, MR. ALEXANDER MITCHELL, Castlesessagh, to MARY, youngest daughter of MR. DAVID PORTER, of Ergenagh

August 21 1866

Birth: August 15, at Strabane, the wife of MR. WILLIAM MITCHELL, watchmaker, of a daughter

September 18 1866

Died September 11, at 19 Cannon Street, Liverpool, aged 16 years, of consumption, WILLIAM JAMES, youngest son of the late DAVID MITCHELL, ESQ., M.D., formerly of Strabane, county Tyrone

January 15 1867

Died January 2, near Castlederg, MARY, the beloved wife of ALEXANDER MITCHELL

January 29 1867

Died January 19, at his residence, Claudyhood, MR. JOHN MITCHELL, aged 76 years

June 14 1867

Birth: June 7, at Main Street, Strabane, the wife of MR. WILLIAM MITCHELL, watchmaker, of a daughter

September 4 1868

Birth September 1, at Mullaghmena, Omagh, the wife of MR. ROBERT MITCHELL, of a daughter

June 18 1869

Died June 11, at his residence, Mullaghmore, Omagh, MR. ROBERT MITCHELL

October 26 1869

Married Oct. 21, in the Second Presbyterian Church, Donagheady, by the Rev. F.J. Porter, A.M., D.T. NEILSON MITCHELL, ESQ., Greerstown, son of the late DAVID MITCHELL, ESQ., M.D., Strabane, to MISS BROWNE, only daughter of the late JOHN BROWNE, ESQ., Altrest