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Patton Genealogy Notes, Co. Londonderry, Northern Ireland 1838-69

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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 20 1838 [Died] On Thursday last two sons of Mr David Patton, of this City, went on a shooting excursion in a boat down Lough Foyle to a bank called Shell Island. They were accompanied by two men named Clarke and Thompson, of Culmore. About 3.30 pm., they got into trouble, the boat overturned, only Thompson and the elder son survived. The bodies of the younger Patton son, aged 17 years, and Clarke, who has left a wife and two young children, were recovered on Friday morning
Jul 31 1841 [Married] PATTEN & NEVIN. On the 7th inst., by the Rev. Dr. Stavely, Mr. Samuel Patten, merchant, Portrush, to Anne, daughter of Mr. James Nevin, Carnaff
Feb 25 1843 [Married] WILLIAMS & PATTON. In the Cathedral, on Thursday, by the Rev. W.H. Stack, Mr. Joseph Williams, to Eliza, second daughter of Mr. David Patton, both of this City
Feb 10 1844 [Married] MCALISTER & PATTON. February 8th, at Macosquin Church, by the Rev. George Craig, Mr. Daniel McAlister, of Garvagh, to Eliza, eldest daughter of Mr. James Patton, of Englishtown
Feb 6 1857 [Died] At Newtownlimavady, on Sunday, the 25th ult., William Alexander Patton, aged 7 years and 10 months, eldest son of the late Joseph Patton, Esq., professor of mathematics, Elphinstone College, Bombay
Aug 24 1860 [Married] PATTON & HILL. August 14, in the Second Presbyterian Church, Garvagh, by the Rev. J.B. Rentoul, Mr. John Patton, of Edenbann, to Nancy, only daughter of Mr. Hugh Hill, Kurin, near Garvagh
Mar 15 1861 [Married] PATTON & MCCRABB. March 7, in the First Presbyterian Church, Derry, by the Rev. Richard Smyth, assisted by the Rev. William McClure, Mr. Joseph Patton, Racecourse, Derry, to Jane, eldest daughter of Mr. Robert McCrabb, Killycally
May 24 1861 [Birth] May 12, at Edenbann, near Garvagh, the wife of Mr. John Patton, pork merchant, of a son
Sep 13 1861 [Married] PATTON & OSBORNE. September 5, in Milford [Co. Donegal] Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. R. White, Joseph Patton, Esq., Merchant, Londonderry, to Mary, daughter of Smith Osborne, Esq., Londonderry
May 2 1862 [Married] PATTON & DUNN. April 22, in the Independent Chapel, Coleraine, by the Rev. B. Stevenson, Milford, the Rev. Samuel Patton, M.A., Minister of the Reformed Presbyterian Church, Waterside, Derry, to Esther, eldest daughter of Mr. John Dunn, Clooney Terrace, Waterside, Londonderry
Oct 30 1863 [Married] THOMPSON & PATTON. On the 22nd October, in the Parish Church, Kilrea, by the Rev. George Smith, Rector, Robert Thompson, Esq., Garvagh, to Eliza Jane, second daughter of John Patton, Esq., Lake View, Moneygran, Kilrea
Apr 5 1864 [Died] March 30, at Ardmore, Margaret Patton, aged 90 years
May 3 1864 [Died] April 28, at Collins, Parish of Aghadowey, Mr. John Patton, miller, aged 50 years
Jun 2 1865 [Died] January 24, at his residence, in Hays county, Texas, Hugh R. Patton, second son of the late Joseph Patton, Esq., Crindle Cottage, Myroe, near Newtownlimavady
Dec 19 1865 [Died] December 18, at Shipquay Street, Londonderry, Mary, the beloved wife of Mr. Joseph Patton, aged 26 years
Jul 11 1865 [Married] TOSH & PATTON. July 7, in the Registrar's Office, Coleraine, by licence, Mr. James Tosh, Prospect, Ballymoney [Co. Antrim], to Miss Hannah Patton, of Ballystrone, county Derry
Feb 20 1866 [Died] February 18, Eliza, wife of Mr. David Patton. Her remains will be removed from 6 Shipquay Street, to the Cathedral Burying Ground, on Wednesday morning at ten o'clock
Mar 5 1867 [Died] February 24, at her residence, Crindle Cottage, Myroe, Mary, relict of the late Joseph Patton, Esq., aged 78 years
Feb 21 1868 [Died] February 20, at Shipquay Street, Derry, Elizabeth, daughter of Mr. Joseph Patton, aged 5 years

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