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Simpson Family Notes, Co. Tyrone, Northern Ireland 1828-70

Extracted from personal notices inserted in the Strabane Morning Post, Londonderry Sentinel & Londonderry Standard
Transcribed, Compiled and Submitted by
Len Swindley, Melbourne, Australia


September13 1828 [Birth] On the 16th instant the Lady of Thomas Simpson of Breen, Esq. was safely delivered of a Son (Strabane Morning Post)
July 13 1830 [Birth] At Breen, the lady of Thomas Simpson, Esq. of a daughter (Strabane Morning Post)
January 28 1832 [Married] On the 18th inst., at the residence of her father, Sandyford Place, Glasgow, by the Rev. Dr. Smyth, of the Scots Church, Anne Buchanan, daughter of Thomas Ogilvie, Esq., to Hugh Simpson, Esq., of Millview, county Tyrone (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 5 1836 [Married] At Nassau Hall, on the 2nd inst., by the Rev. Mr. Gowdy, Mr. Robert Simpson, of Strabane, to Miss Mary McIntosh, youngest daughter of Mr. William McIntosh, of Nassau Hall, in the county Donegal (Londonderry Sentinel)
June 7 1836 [Married] At Nassau Hall, on Wednesday last, by the Rev. Mr Goudy, Mr John Simpson, of Ballycolman, near this town, to Miss Margaret, third daughter of Mr McIntosh, of Nassau Hall (Strabane Morning Post)
August 20 1836 [Died] On the 5th inst., nine days after her confinement, in the 36th year of her age, Mrs. Simpson, wife of Mr. John Simpson, of Cloughog, near Cookstown (Londonderry Sentinel)
April 10 1841 [Died] Of fever, on the 18th ult., Mr. John Simpson, grandson of the late Robert Bailie, Esq., Donaghendry, and son of Thomas Simpson, Esq., of Slovenagh, formerly a Captain in the Volunteers (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 22 1841 [Married] At Langfield Church, by the Rev. Archibald Hamilton, Thomas Simpson, Esq., Ballyard, county Armagh, to Helena, youngest daughter of the late Robert Sproule, Esq., Burtatolly, county Tyrone, and relict of Henry Maxwell, Esq., 98th Regiment (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 6 1844 [Died] At Singapore, East Indies, after a short illness, Dr. John Simpson, of Strabane, county Tyrone, Assistant Surgeon, of Her Majesty's ship Dido (Londonderry Sentinel)
June 24 1853 [Married] June 16, at Warrenpoint, Thomas, only son of T. Simpson, Esq., of Bloom Hill, county Tyrone, to Jane Elizabeth, only surviving daughter of the late Joseph Mitchell, Esq., of Cappagh Lodge, county Monaghan (Londonderry Sentinel)
July 10 1857 [Died] On the 1st inst., at Cess, Ballygawley, Mr. John Simpson, aged 66 Years (Londonderry Sentinel)
September 25 1857 [Died] July 18, of fever, from over fatigue in marches at Neizapore, on the right bank of the Ganges, on march to Delhi, Hugh Simpson, Junior Lieutenant H. M.'s 78 Highlanders, aged 23 years, eldest son of Hugh Simpson, Esq., Aughnacloy, county Tyrone (Londonderry Sentinel)
October 22 1858 [Married] On the 14th inst., in the Presbyterian Church, Crossroads, near Omagh, by the Rev. John Hamilton, A. M., Mr. Alexander Pollock, of Kingarrow, Parish of Cappagh, to Anne, second daughter of Mr. John Simpson, Reylagh, near Omagh (Londonderry Sentinel)
April 23 1858 [Died] On the 17th inst., at Carricklee House, in her 79th year, Sarah, second daughter of the late Thomas Simpson, Esq., of Ballyards, county Armagh (Londonderry Sentinel)
April 1 1859 [Married] March 25, in the Second Presbyterian Church, Dungannon, by the bride's father, Thomas R. Patterson, Esq., of the Belfast Bank, Lurgan, to Martha Isabella, youngest daughter of the Rev. Andrew Wilson, and grand daughter of the late Rev. George Simpson, Loughgall (Londonderry Sentinel)
September 13 1861 [Died] On the 20th July, killed at the battle of Manasses Junction, Virginia, John Simpson, Lieutenant 4th Alabama Regiment, second son of John Simpson, Esq., Florence, Alabama, formerly of Aughnacloy, Ireland (Londonderry Sentinel)
December 20 1861 [Died] December 2, at Ballina, near Killala, county Mayo, Mr. Thomas Simpson, Officer of Inland Excise, aged 70 years. Deceased was a native of county Tyrone (Londonderry Sentinel)
February 28 1862 [Married] February 25, in Strabane Church, by the Rev. Mr. Rennell, Mr. Joseph Ballentine, architect, to Anne Wilmina, daughter of Mr. Robert Simpson, architect (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 28 1862 [Died] March 24, at Dungorkin, Mr. Robert Simpson (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 2 1862 [Died] April 22, at 8 Bushfield, Donneybrook Road, Dublin, Sarah, relict of the late James Gordon Simpson, Esq., Mullaghtinney, county Tyrone (Londonderry Sentinel)
February 6 1863 [Died] January 29, at Castlemellon, Mr. James Simpson, aged 53 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 5 1863 [Died] April 27, at Kelang [Rylagh], near Omagh, after a short illness, William, son of Mr. John Simpson, aged 35 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 25 1863 [Married] On the 16th June, at Sydney, Australia, Mr. William Hampton, to Miss J. Simpson, late of Tyrone, Ireland (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 29 1864 [Died] March 23, at Aughnacloy, James, youngest son of Hugh Simpson, Esq., solicitor, aged 17 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
September 20 1864 [Married] September 16, in Trinity Church, Belfast, by the Rev. Theophilus Campbell, assisted by the Rev. Dr. Drew, Rector of Loughinisland, Mr. Francis Coates, Belfast, to Margaret, second daughter of the late Mr. Stuart Simpson, Ballygawley, Tyrone (Londonderry Sentinel)
July 25 1865 [Married] July 21, in Upper Clenaneese Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. A. Heron, assisted by the Rev. C L. Morell, Dungannon, Robert Orr, Esq., Broomhill, Dungannon, to Matilda, eldest daughter of John Simpson, Esq., Greenmount, Killeeshal (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 11 1865 [Died] August 6, at 23, Broughton Street, St. John's, Worcester, Thomas Simpson, Esq., only son of Thomas Simpson, Esq., late of Bloomhill, county Tyrone, deceased (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 11 1866 [Died] March 29, at Florence, Alabama, John C. Simpson, attorney at Law, eldest son of Thomas Simpson, formerly of Aughnacloy, aged 41 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 15 1866 [Died] May 11, at her residence, Kilgort, Fintona, Margaret, wife of Mr. James Simpson, aged 84 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
June 28 1867 [Died] On the 22nd June, at his residence, Culmaghery, John Simpson, aged 27 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 9 1867 [Died] On the 4th August, at the residence of her brother, Millview, near Aughnacloy, after a protracted and painful illness, Mary Ann Simpson (Londonderry Sentinel)
November 22 1867 [Died] November 18, at Daisyhill, Clogher, county Tyrone, John Simpson, Esq., aged 65 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
November 6 1868 [Birth] November 2, at Dungannon, the wife of Mr. George Simpson, of a daughter (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 5 1869 [Married] Jan 1, at St. Anne's Church, Belfast, by the Rev. Theophilus Campbell, M.A., Rector of Finvoy, assisted by the Rev. J. H. Deacon, Incumbent of Trinity Church, Mr. Frederick Little, to Rebecca, fourth daughter of the late Mr. Stuart Simpson, Ballygawley, county Tyrone (Londonderry Sentinel)
June 22 1869

[Married] June 18, at Trinity Church, Belfast, by the Rev. Theophilus Campbell, M. A., Rector of Shankhill, Lurgan, assisted by the Rev. J. H. Deacon, M. A., Incumbent, Francis P. McClean, of Dublin, to Janie, youngest daughter of the late Mr. Stewart Simpson, of Ballygawley, county Tyrone (Londonderry Sentinel)

September 24 1869 [Died] Sept. 21, at his residence, Newtownstewart, John Simpson, Esq., aged 80 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 26 1870 [Died] January 21, at his residence, Millview, Aughnacloy, Hugh Simpson, Esq., solicitor, aged 70 years (Londonderry Standard)
August 20 1870 [Married] August 17, at St. Ann’s Church, Dungannon, by the Rev. Alex. S. Irwin, Rector of Tamlaght, uncle of the bride, assisted by the Rev. John H. King and the Rev. E. J. Gaussen, Edward H. C. Simpson, Captain 4th Bengal Cavalry, to Elizabeth Jane, eldest daughter of Thos. Staples Irwin, Esq., of Drumglass House, county Tyrone (Londonderry Standard)
December 7 1870 [Married] Dec. 1, at Baronscourt Church, by the Rev. Mr. Allan, Mr. Thomas Simpson, of Baronscourt, to Jane, daughter of Mr. Robert Wilson, of Baronscourt (Londonderry Standard)