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Simpson Family Notes, Co. Londonderry, Northern Ireland 1822-70

Extracted from personal notices inserted in the Strabane Morning Post, Londonderry Sentinel, Coleraine Chronicle and Londonderry Journal
Transcribed, Compiled and Submitted by
Len Swindley, Melbourne, Australia
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Date Notice
April 30 1822 [Married] On Tuesday the 23rd inst. by the Rev. Robert Acheson, Mr. Samuel Walker, merchant, to Miss Simpson, both of the city of Londonderry (Strabane Morning Post)
August 19 1823 [Married] On the 14th inst. by the Rev. Henry Simpson, of Saintfield, Lieutenant Simpson, half-pay, to Florinda, youngest daughter of Francis Louden, Esq. of Maghera (Strabane Morning Post)
August 24 1833 [Died] Suddenly, on Thursday evening, the 22nd inst., aged 80, Mr. William Simpson, sen., of this City (Londonderry Sentinel)
December 21 1833 [Died] On Thursday morning last, the 19th inst., aged 66, Mr. John Simpson, merchant of this City (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 12 1838 [Died] On the 29th ult., in the 13th year of his age, John Simpson, jun., son of Mr. John Simpson, of Rockdale, Magherafelt (Londonderry Sentinel)
June 23 1838 [Married] On the 8th inst., by the Rev. John Waddy, Rector, in the parish Church of Kilrea, Mr. Thomas Ferrier, of Bellaghbedy, near Ballymoney, to Miss Simpson, teacher of the Female School in Kilrea, only daughter to Mr. George Simpson, near Portglenone, county Antrim (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 8 1841 [Married] On Thursday, the 20th ult., by the Rev. Dr. Barnet, Presbyterian Minister of Moneymore, Mr. Robert Simpson, of Coltrim, to Eliza, eldest daughter of Mr. Smyth Davison, of Moneyhaw (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 6 1843 [Married] On the 2nd inst., by the Rev. Robert Gray, Mr. John Simpson, of Kilaloo, in the parish of Lower Cumber, to Nancy, second daughter of Mrs. Dean, of Ballyderowan, Burt (Londonderry Sentinel)
July 29 1843 [Married] At Philadelphia, on the 24th June, by the Rev. Dr. Ducachet, Samuel McGowan, Esq., of Kingston, Upper Canada, to Lucinda, youngest daughter of the late Mr. John Simpson, merchant of this City (Londonderry Sentinel)
September 9 1843 [Married] On the 5th inst., by the Rev. James Allison, Lower Cumber, Mr. William Simpson, Cross, to Miss Jane Miller, of Tamneymore (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 23 1847 [Married] On the 20th inst., in Dr. Brown's Church, of Aghadowey, by the bride's brother, the Rev. Jonathan Simpson, of Portrush, Mr. John Cain, Garvagh, late of the Constabulary, to Jane, youngest daughter of Mr. William Simpson, of Greenview, Aghadowey (Londonderry Sentinel)
October 18 1850 [Died] On the 15th inst., at the residence of her son in law, the Rev. Henry Wallace, Derry, Mrs. Simpson, widow of the late Rev. Henry Simpson, Saintfield, aged 84 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 9 1857 [Died] At Covington, Kentucky, United States, on the 17th ult., Mr. George Simpson, eldest son of the late Mr. John Simpson, of this City (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 23 1857 [Died] On the 16th inst., at an advanced age, after a few days illness, at the residence of her daughter, Mrs. Walker, Bishop Street, Lucy, relict of the late Mr. John Simpson, merchant, of this City (Londonderry Sentinel)
February 13 1857 [Married] On the 11th inst., by the Rev. Samuel Greer, in the Church of the Woods, Mr. David London, of Moat House, Drumenagh, to Annie, youngest daughter of the late Mr. Robert Simpson, of Oak Tree House, Lisnamorrow (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 7 1857 [Married] On the 3rd inst., in Killymuck Church, by the Rev. Mr. Jackson, Rector of Ballinderry, Mr. Robert Simpson, of Oak Tree House, Lisnamorrow, to Margaret, second daughter of Mr. Michael McMaster of Salterstown Castle (Londonderry Sentinel)
June 26 1857 [Died] On the 18th inst., at Kilrea, Mr. Stewart Simpson, formerly of Texas, aged 31years (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 7 1858 [Married] On the 4th inst., in the First Presbyterian Church, Glendermott, by the Rev. A. Buchanan, Mr. Thomas Simpson, of Trench, to Miss Martha McDermott, of Tirkavenagh (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 6 1858 [Married] On the 31st ult., in St. Columb's Cathedral, Londonderry, by the Rev. Francis Smith, M. A., Mr. David Irvine, compositor, "Journal" office, to Miss Fanny Simpson, Coleraine (Londonderry Sentinel)
December 24 1858 [Died] On the 19th inst., at Clooney, Sarah, relict of the late Mr. James Simpson, aged 49 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
October 7 1859 [Birth] September 30, at Coleraine, the wife of Robert Simpson, Esq., S. I. of Constabulary of a son (Londonderry Sentinel)
June 6 1862 [Married] May 29, in the Second Presbyterian Church, Derry, by the Rev. Matthew Wilson, Mr. Thomas Swan, compositor, of this City, to Ellen, daughter of Mr. Samuel Simpson, Coleraine (Londonderry Sentinel)
July 4 1862 [Married] June 26, in the First Presbyterian Church, Glendermott, by the Rev. A. Buchanan, Mr. William Simpson, of H. M's war steamer 'Donegal', to Miss Sarah Thompson, of Clooney (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 16 1863 [Died] January 14, at his late residence, Inishadoghal, Aghadowey, William Simpson, in the 75th year of his age, father of the Rev. Jonathan Simpson, Portrush (Londonderry Sentinel)
April 24 1863 [Died] April 14, at her residence, Inishadohill, Aghadowey, after giving birth to her seventh child, Margaret, the beloved wife of Mr. John Simpson, in the 42nd year of her age (Londonderry Sentinel)
July 31 1863 [Married] July 17, at the First Presbyterian Church, Kilrea, by the Rev. Mr. Rogers, Hunter Stewart, Esq., Rockhouse, to Miss Simpson, Boggrove, daughter of Dr. Simpson, Cullybackey, and sister of Dr. Simpson, Racetown House, Kilrea (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 21 1863 [Married] August 18, at Largy Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. Thomas Kennedy, Mr. Alexander Robinson, teacher of Largy Schools, to Martha, eldest daughter of Daniel Simpson, Esq., Moyse, Newtownlimavady (Londonderry Sentinel)
December 8 1863 [Married] At Lislane Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. Samuel Templeton, Mr. Robert Sharkey, Drumgavney, to Jane Simpson, of Drumsurn, near Newtownlimavady (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 22 1864 [Died] January 17, at Crossroads, Waterside, Mr. William Simpson, aged 26 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 29 1864 [Birth] March 26, at Greenan National School, the wife of Mr. David Simpson, teacher, of a daughter (Londonderry Sentinel)
April 22 1864 [Died] April 16, at Innishadoghal, Parish of Aghadowey, Martha, relict of the late Mr. William Simpson, for many years relieving officer of the Coleraine Union, aged 82 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 2 1864 [Married] July 28, in the Registrar's Office, Magherafelt, Mr. J. Simpson to Miss Eliza Allen, both of Tamlaght, Moneymore (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 6 1865 [Died] On the 2nd January, at her brother's residence, Ardground, Margaret Simpson, aged 83 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
April 6 1866 [Died] March 29, at his father's residence, Cullybackey, Mr. William Simpson, M. D., formerly of Kilrea (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 1 1867 [Died] February 24, at his residence, Cross, county Derry, William Simpson, aged 77 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 29 1867 [Died] March 25, John Simpson, Esq., of Moneymore, aged 73 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
July 5 1867 [Died] July 1, drowned at Portrush, Alicia, daughter of the late B. K. Simpson, Esq., Belfast aged 11 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
July 5 1867 [Died] July 1, died from congestion of the lungs at Portrush, resulting from exhaustion caused by exposure in the water, Jane, daughter of the late B. K. Simpson, Esq., Belfast aged 13 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 6 1867 [Married] August 1, at St. John's Church, Moneymore, by the Rev. W. Sparrow, Mr. David Simpson, Belfast, to Hester, youngest daughter of the late William Charles, Esq., Cookstown (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 24 1868 [Married] January 9, in Upper Cumber Parish Church, by the Rev. T. S. Rowens, Mr. Thomas Faulkner, Binn, to Elizabeth Anne, daughter of Mrs. Simpson, Sallowilly, county Derry (Londonderry Sentinel)
July 10 1868 [Married] June 29, at Portrush Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. Jonathan Simpson, George Hattan, Master of the schooner James, of Campbelltown, Scotland, to Martha, eldest daughter of Mr. Hugh Simpson, Portrush (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 13 1870 [Died] At Dam Road, Coleraine, on the 8th inst., Abraham, infant son of Mr. A. Simpson, aged 5 months (Coleraine Chronicle)
August 28 1868 [Married] August 27, at the Registrar's Office, Derry, Mr. Hugh Simpson, gardener, the Oaks, to Miss Lydia Catherine Quinn, St. Columb's, Derry (Londonderry Sentinel)
December 8 1868 [Married] December 3, at the Cathedral, Derry, by the Rev. T. L. Scott, Mr. Sinclair Simpson, plasterer, to Miss Elizabeth Boyle, both of this City (Londonderry Sentinel)
July 6 1869 [Married] July 1, in Ballykelly Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. Thomas Kennedy, Mr. John Hunter Taylor, Boveva, to Sarah, daughter of Mr. Daniel Simpson, Moyse (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 3 1869 [Married] July 27, in the First Presbyterian Church, Glendermott, by the Rev. A. Buchanan, Mr. William Gibbons, The Rock, Derry, to Miss Ann Jane Simpson, of Killaloe (Londonderry Sentinel)
July 6 1870 [Birth] June 29, at Coleraine, the wife of Mr. David Simpson, of a daughter (Londonderry Journal)