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Morrison Family Notes, Co. Londonderry, Northern Ireland 1830-70

Items from Newspapers
Extracted from personal notices inserted in the Londonderry Sentinel
Transcribed, Compiled and Submitted by
Len Swindley, Melbourne, Australia


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

Date Notice
August 7 1830 [Married] On Tuesday, the 3rd August, by the Rev. William Stuart, Mr. David Stuart, Blackheath, to Miss Margaret Jane Morrison, Chroghindolgue (Londonderry Sentinel)
November 13 1830 [Died] In Fountain Street, on Saturday morning, the 6th instant, at the age of 60, Mrs. Morrison, relict of the late Mr. John Morrison (Londonderry Sentinel)
November 5 1836 [Married] On Monday last, in the Cathedral, by the Rev. Charles Seymour, Mr. Robert Morrison, to Margaret Ann, only daughter of the late Mr. Thomas McCormick, both of this City (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 13 1838 [Married] At her residence, Butcher Street, on the 11th inst., by the Rev. Doctor McLaughlin, Mr. Henry Morrison, merchant, Dungiven, to Miss Isabella McEntyre, daughter of the late Mr. Robert McEntyre, merchant, of this City (Londonderry Sentinel)
June 22 1839 [Married] At her father's residence, by the Rev. William McHinch, on the 11th inst., Mr. Alexander Morrison, Derryork, to Margaret, youngest daughter of Mr. Henry Hazlett, Drumneecy (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 13 1841 [Married] On the 28th ult., by the Rev. Joseph Gibson, Dungiven, Mr. James Johnston, jun., Castledawson, to Lucy, daughter of the late Mr. John Morrison, Gortnagross (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 15 1841 [Died] On the 29th ult., at the residence of his father, Termony, near Maghera, after a long and painful illness which terminated in consumption, Mr. Hugh Morrison, aged 24 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 12 1842 [Married] On the 2nd inst., by the Rev. John Stewart, Portstewart, Mr. Matthew Morrison, Freehall, to Miss Elizabeth Bailey, eldest daughter of Mr. Robert Bailey, Doey, near Portstewart (Londonderry Sentinel)
February 3 1844 [Married] On Saturday the 20th inst., in the Cathedral of this City, by the Rev. James Graham, Colour Sergeant, John Morrison, of the 1st Royal Regiment, to Mary, eldest daughter of Sergeant Hoyle, of the same Regiment (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 11 1845 [Died] In her 84th year, on the 25th ult., at Newtownlimavady, Jane, relict of the late Mr. Robert Morrison, of Barnakelly (Londonderry Sentinel)
October 17 1846 [Died] At Garvagh, on the 5th inst., Miss Eliza Morrison, lately from Ballykelly (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 23 1847 [Died] On the 29th inst, Mr. William Morrison, of this City, painter, aged 50 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
July 24 1847 [Married] On Thursday, the 22nd inst., in the First Presbyterian Church of this City, by the Rev. William McClure, Mr. Charles Morrison, of this City, to Margaret, second daughter of Mr. Dawson Bell , Omagh (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 15 1848 [Married] On the 4th inst., by the Rev. Joseph Gibson, in the Presbyterian Church of Scrigan, Mr. Robert Morrison, of Derryork, to Sarah, only daughter of Mr. James Morrison, of Owenbeg (Londonderry Sentinel)
November 29 1850 [Married] On the 22nd inst., by the Rev. George Steen, A. M., of Newtownlimavady, Mr. Matthew Morrison, of Derryork, to Miss Mary McLaughlin, of Claggan (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 7 1851 [Died] On the 5th inst., aged 56 years, Mr. Henry Morrison, of this City (Londonderry Sentinel)
June 27 1851 [Died] On Sabbath, the 15th inst., at Tullydrum, Newtownlimavady, Mr. Joseph Morrison (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 15 1851 [Died] On the 8th inst., of hooping cough, aged 2 years and 9 months, Martha, youngest daughter of Mr. William Morrison, Claggin, Newtownlimavady (Londonderry Sentinel)
June 10 1853 [Married] At Argyll Cottage, Dunoon [Scotland], on the 2nd inst., by the Rev. Alexander McNaughton, of the U. P. Church, Milngavie, Robert McNaughton, Esq., merchant, Glasgow, to Jessie, second daughter of the late John Morrison, Esq., Londonderry (Londonderry Sentinel)
October 13 1854 [Died] On Friday last, James Morrison, of Turcriven, townland of Gortmore, Parish of Magilligan, was drawing some flax to a scutching mill, when he fell and was fatally injured. He lingered until Saturday evening. On Monday at the inquest, the jury returned a verdict of death from injury to the spine. He has left a widow and several children to mourn his loss (Londonderry Sentinel)
September 19 1856 [Died] At Moneydig, on the 10th inst., Martha, relict of the late Mr. J. Morrison, in her 75th year (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 2 1857 [Died] On the 25th ult., at the residence of Mr. Adams, Tully, county Derry, Robert James, infant son of Sergeant Morrison, R. A. (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 16 1857 [Died] On the 8th inst., at his residence, Tirnony, near Maghera, in the 80th year of his age, Mr. John Morrison (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 13 1857 [Birth] On the 1st inst., the wife of the Rev. Andrew Morrison, Free Church, Garvagh, of a son
March 13 1857 [Married] On the 4th inst., at the Presbyterian Church, Maghera, by the Rev. Thomas Witherow, Mr. Alexander Morrison, woollendraper, Magherafelt, to Isabella Jane, eldest daughter of Thomas Milling, Esq., merchant, Maghera (Londonderry Sentinel)
June 26 1857 [Married] On the 25th inst., at Agherton Church, by the Rev. S. Gwynn, Jonathan, eldest son of Mr. Joseph Morrison, of Coleraine, to Eliza, second daughter of Mr. Alexander Matthews, of Portstewart (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 21 1857 [Died] On the 16th inst., at his residence, Anne Street, Lecky Road, Mr. Robert Morrison (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 12 1858 [Married] On the 1st inst., in the Presbyterian Church, Maghera, by the Rev. Thomas Witherow, Mr. William Cunningham, Grield, to Anne Jane, youngest daughter of Mr. Thomas Morrison, Tirnoney, near Maghera (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 6 1858 [Birth] At Portstewart, on the 27th ult., the wife of Mr. Jonathan Morrison, of a daughter
January 28 1859 [Died] January 16, at Carnamuff, Ballykelly, Jane, relict of the late Mr. William Morrison, at the advanced age of 102 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
July 29 1859 [Died] July 24, in this City, Mr. John Morrison, tailor, aged 81 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 26 1859 [Died] August 4, in New York, Mrs. Mary Morrison, wife of Mr. Robert Morrison, formerly of this City (Londonderry Sentinel)
November 18 1859 [Married] At the Derry Cathedral, by the Rev. W. Battersby, Mr. Joshua Leary, late of Her Majesty's Ship Exmouth, to Martha, eldest daughter of Mr. G. Morrison, Campsie (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 4 1860 [Died] May 1, at the residence of her son in law, Mr. Samuel Morrison, Queen Street, Elizabeth, relict of the late Robert Maclellan, Lieutenant and Adjutant of the 23rd Royal Welsh Fusiliers, aged 82 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
June 8 1860 [Died] June 1, at Fountain Place, Derry, Mr. John Morrison, stuccoplasterer, aged 60 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 31 1860 [Birth] On the 20th August, at Hanover Place, Coleraine, Mrs. Charles Morris, of a son (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 4 1861 [Died] January 1, at the residence of her son in law, Mr. Andrew Morrison, 35 Rossville Street, Margaret M., wife of Mr. William Lewis, aged 60 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 4 1861 [Birth] December 29, Mrs. A. Morrison, 35 Rossville Street, Derry, of a daughter (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 11 1861 [Married] On the 2nd January, in Dungiven Church, by the Rev. William Ross, Miss Martha Leslie, eldest daughter of Mr. Andrew Leslie, Owenbeg, to Mr. Thomas Morrison, son of Mr. James Morrison, Owenbeg (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 24 1862 [Married] January 14,at the Registrar's Office, Coleraine, by the Rev. David Mair, Mr. Samuel Morrison, Cashel, to Margaret Jane, eldest daughter of Mr. William Taylor, Letterloan. (Londonderry Sentinel)
June 13 1862 [Died] June 8, at her residence, Fountain Hill, Waterside, Margaret Morrison, aged 36 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 15 1862 [Married] August 8, at the Presbyterian Church, Macosquin, by the Rev. J. Macdonnell, Coleraine, Mr. James Crawford, Managher, to Eliza, daughter of Mr. Benjamin Morrison, Cool (Londonderry Sentinel)
September 5 1862 [Married] August 21, at First Newtownlimavady, by the Rev. J.W. Hamil, Mr. Andrew Morrison, formerly of Tullydrum, now of Knockinkeeragh, to Miss Jane Morrison, National Teacher, Belraney, near Garvagh (Londonderry Sentinel)
April 7 1863 [Married] April 4, in the Presbyterian Church, New Row, Coleraine, by the Rev. J. Alfred Canning, Mr. William Donaldson, to Margaret, second daughter of Mr. Joseph Morrison, both of Coleraine (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 5 1863 [Died] On the 4th May, at Fountain Place, Mr. John Morrison, plasterer, aged 22 years. His remains will be moved for interment in the Chapel of Ease burying-ground this evening, Tuesday, at half-past six o'clock (Londonderry Sentinel)
June 19 1863 [Died] June 15, at Dungiven, after a long illness, Mrs. Isabella Morrison, wife of Mr. Henry Morrison, merchant (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 4 1864 [Died] February 22, at Carnamuff, Martha, wife of Mr. William Morrison, aged 62 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 15 1864 [Died] March 2, at Dungiven, Mr. Henry Morrison, aged 50 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 29 1864 [Married] March 17, in the Bovevagh Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. Thomas Davison, A. M., Dungiven, Arthur Smith, Esq., Grove House, Leeds, to Mary, eldest daughter of Mr. Alexander Morrison, Derryork (Londonderry Sentinel)
June 21 1864 [Died] On the 15th June, at his residence, Binn, Mr. James Morrison, aged 82 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 29 1865 [Died] August 9, at his brother's residence, Philadelphia, Samuel, youngest son of William Morrison, Carnmuff, Ballykelly (Londonderry Sentinel)
September 29 1865 [Married] September 14, in the First Presbyterian Church, Glendermott, by the Rev. A. Buchanan, Mr. Robert Lynch, of Londonderry, to Miss Bess Morrison, of Kittybane (Londonderry Sentinel)
September 29 1865 [Married] September 21, in the First Presbyterian Church, Glendermott, by the Rev. A. Buchanan, Mr. James Morrison, of Donybrewer, to Miss Eliza Jane Platt, of Lower Campsey (Londonderry Sentinel)
October 24 1865 [Married] October 20, in the Registrar's Office, Magherafelt, by licence, Mr. John Mallon, to Miss Margaret Morrison, both of Magherafelt (Londonderry Sentinel)
October 31 1865 [Died] October 22, at her residence, Charlotte Street, Ballymoney, after the birth of a son, Eliza, the beloved wife of Mr. Jonathan Morrison, and daughter of Mr. Alexander Matthews, Portstewart, aged 32 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
December 12 1865 [Married] December 5, in Macosquin Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. William Mathews, Ballylintagh, Mr. Robert Morrison, Crossmakeever, Aghadowey, to Nancy, eldest daughter of Mr. James Kennedy, Kinnyglass, Coleraine (Londonderry Sentinel)
October 26 1866 [Died] October 20, at the residence of Mr. J. N. McBride, Catherine Street, Newtownlimavady, Jane Morrison (Londonderry Sentinel)
February 8 1867 [Died] On the 5th February, at 4 Fountain Place, Derry, Mary Morrison, aged 15 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 20 1867 [Birth] August 18, at Albert Street, Derry, the wife of Mr. James Morrison, of a son
June 23 1868 [Married] June 14, at Dunboe, by the Rev. Mr. McClosky, Mr. Robert Morrison, Dungiven, to Margaret, daughter of the late Mr. John B. Spence, Derry (Londonderry Sentinel)
February 16 1869 [Married] Feb 10, in Curran Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. Matthew Leitch, William Kerr, Esq., Craigadick, to Margaret, daughter of the late John Morrison, Esq., of Tiranoney, Maghera (Londonderry Sentinel)
April 27 1869 [Died] April 24, at his residence, Fountain Hill, Waterside, Mr. Alexander Morrison, aged 70 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
September 24 1869 [Birth] Sept. 20, at Fountain Street, Londonderry, the wife of Mr. Hugh Morrison, of a daughter
June 28 1870 [Died] June 24, at Dunhue, Mr. Warren Morrison, aged 42 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 12 1870 [Married] August 10, at Maghera Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. James Mitchell, Willie Morrison, Bellaghy, to Maggie, second and youngest daughter of Mr. David Robertson, Knockcloughrim, Castledawson (Londonderry Sentinel)
October 28 1870 [Married] October 22, at the Cathedral, Londonderry, by the Rev. E. Newland, M. A., Mr. Richard Stewart, to Miss Margaret Morrison, only daughter of Mr. Daniel Morrison, Fountain-street, Derry (Londonderry Sentinel)