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Semple Family Notes, Co. Tyrone 1823-69

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


March 18 1823

TO BE SOLD, THOSE well-built Tenements in which MRS. LINDSAY and MR. WM. WARK now live, pleasantly situated at the Canal of Strabane. The Houses are three Stories high, with a good Cellar, a well-enclosed Yard to each, and good Stabling and Hay Lofts; also, there is on the rear of each Tenement, a good House, two Stories high, fronting the Session’s House, held under the Heirs of the Most Noble the Marquis of Abercorn.

Proposals for the above, will be received by JOSEPH and JAMES SEMPLE, the Proprietors, at Carrickmore, until the 10th of April, when, should a fair Value be offered, the purchaser will be declared

March 17 1823

June 21 1836 Married the 7th inst. in Pettigo Church [Co. Donegal], by the Rev. W. J. West, JOHN SEMPLE, of Garvita [Garvetagh], county Tyrone, to CATHERINE, second daughter of THOMAS ACHESON, ESQ. of Grouse Lodge, County Donegal



March 15 1843 Married on the 7th inst., by the Rev. Matthew Clarke, Ardstraw, MR. ANDREW TODD, Fyfin, to JANE, daughter of MR. WILLIAM SEMPLE, Glenglush
November 22 1843 Married at Cavanalee, near Strabane, on Wednesday week, by the Rev. A.P. Goudy, MR. SAMUEL SEMPLE, of Gallony, to MATILDA, daughter of MR. WILLIAM CUTHBERTSON, of Cavanalee
November 29 1849 Married on Monday, the 19th inst., in Alticlaudy Meeting House, by the Rev. J. Budd, MR. WILLIAM SEMPLE, Gallony, to REBECCA JANE, eldest daughter of MR. JAMES PATTON, ESQ., Sion



October 29 1831 Died on Friday morning, the 21st inst., after a few days illness, MRS. SEMPLE, wife of GEORGE SEMPLE, ESQ., of Garvetegh, county of Tyrone
December 24 1842 Died on Wednesday, the 14th inst. at his residence, Castletown, near Strabane, in the 79th year of his age, MAJOR JOHN SEMPLE
January 25 1850 Married in the First Presbyterian Church, Ardstraw, on Friday the 11th inst., by the Rev. Matthew Clarke, MR. SAMUEL SEMPLE, to JANE, third daughter of the late MR. JOHN HENDERSON, both of Fyfin near Castlederg
May 27 1853 Died on the 18th inst., at his father's house, in the neighbourhood of Castlederg, MR. JAMES SEMPLE, aged 27 years
August 11 1854 Died lately at Glenglush, aged 74 years, MR. WILLIAM SEMPLE, after a short illness
July 17 1857 Died at Strabane, on the 2nd inst., HANNAH, relict of the late MAJOR JOHN SEMPLE, aged 80 years
March 14 1862 Married March 6, in the Second Presbyterian Church, Castlederg, by the Rev. John Armstrong, MR. JOSHUA SEMPLE, Ganvaghan, to MARGARET, daughter of MR. SAMUEL McCAY
June 18 1867 Married June 11, in the Second Presbyterian Meeting House, by the Rev. Francis Little, MR. WILLIAM SEMPLE, of Newtownstewart, to MARGARET, only daughter of MR. JAMES AIKEN, Pubble
December 15 1868 Birth: December 11, at Newtownstewart, the wife of MR. W. SEMPLE, of a daughter
February 19 1869 Died Feb. 17, at Newtownstewart, MARGARET, the beloved wife of MR. WILLIAM SEMPLE