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Sproule Genealogy Notes, Co. Donegal, Ireland 1836-68

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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
Oct 1 1836 [Married] Sproule & Ramsay – On Tuesday, the 27th ult., by the Rev. D. Reid, M. H. Sproule, Esq., M. D., Dunfanaghy Dispensary, to Ellen, eldest daughter of Robert Ramsay, Esq., Lisnennan House, county Donegal (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jan 12 1839 [Died] On Tuesday night, the 8th inst., at the house of Robert Ramsey, Esq., near Letterkenny, William J. Sproule, Esq., M. D., late of Dunfanaghy Dispensary (Londonderry Sentinel)
Mar 6 1841 [Married] Sproule & Scott – On Thursday last, in the Parish Church of Tullyaughnish, by the Rev. Hugh Norman, John Sproule, Esq., of Carnisk, Ramelton, to Martha, youngest daughter of the late Nathaniel Scott, Esq., of the Lodge, Ramelton, county Donegal (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jan 11 1845 [Died] On Saturday, the 4th inst., at his residence, Ramelton, county of Donegal, Samuel Sproule, Esq., aged 74 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
Apr 17 1847 [Married] Magee & Sproule – In the parish Church of Stranorlar, by the Rev. Thomas Fullerton, Mr. A. Magee, to Miss Sproule, both of Ballybofey. The bride was given away by her uncle, Mr. Oliver Wilson (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jun 3 1848 [Died] On the 30th ult., at Ballybofey, Martha, the beloved wife of Mr. Robert Sproule, surgeon, most deservedly regretted (Londonderry Sentinel)
Apr 29 1853 [Died] Suddenly, on the 23rd March, at the residence of Mr A. Foster, Marsh Road, St. John's, N. B., of inflammation, Mr. James Sproule, aged 24 years, formerly a native of Glenties, county Donegal, Ireland (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 19 1854 [Died] In Derry township, Montour county, U. S., after a protracted illness, James C. Sproul, Esq., aged 70 years, formerly of Glenfin, county Donegal (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jan 13 1854 [Died] At Rathmelton, county Donegal, on Sunday, the 8th inst., Martha, relict of the late Samuel Sproule, Esq., aged 93 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
Dec 14 1855 [Birth] On the 3rd inst., at Moville, the wife of Thomas W. Sproule, Esq., M. D., of a son (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 9 1856 [Died] On the 30th ult., at Lackbeg House, county Donegal, aged 55 years, Mary Anne, the beloved wife of Charles Sproule, Esq. (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jul 17 1857 [Died] On the 9th inst., aged 20 years, John, son of Mr. Charles Sproule, Ballybofey (Londonderry Sentinel)
Feb 25 1859 [Died] At Rathmelton, county Donegal, on Friday, the 11th inst., in her 80th year, Mary, last surviving daughter of the late John Sproule, Esq. (Londonderry Sentinel)
Apr 1 1859 [Married] Russell & Sproule – March 22, in Raphoe Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. J. Thomson, Mr. John Russell, of Burnside, to Miss Esther Sproule, of Lisnoble (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jun 10 1859 [Married] Sproule & Williams – June 2, at Convoy, by the Rev. Robert Beattie, Mr. John Sproule, of Gibbstown, to Rachael, third daughter of Mr. Matthew Williams, Ruskey (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 11 1860 [Birth] May 5, the wife of J. W. Sproule, Esq., M. D., Moville, of a daughter (Londonderry Sentinel)
Dec 27 1861 [Died] December 29, at Lackbeg House, county Donegal, of apoplexy, Charles Sproule, Esq., aged 73 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
Dec 27 1861 [Birth] December 15, at Moville, county Donegal, the wife of Thomas W. Sproule, Esq., M. D., of a son (Londonderry Sentinel)
Dec 5 1862 [Died] November 28, at Moville, Dorcas Mary, the beloved child of T. W. Sproule, Esq., M. D., aged two years and six months (Londonderry Sentinel)
Aug 11 1865 [Died] June 28, at St. Louis, State of Missouri, America, Florinda Jane, the beloved wife of Andrew Sproule, jun., Esq., formerly of Broomfield, county Donegal, Ireland (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jul 19 1864 [Married] Sproule & Rock – July 14, at St. Thomas' Church, Dublin, by the Rev. C. S. Stanford, George Sproule, Esq., Lackbeg House, county Donegal, to Kate Louisa, second daughter of the late Thomas Rock, Esq., Nenagh, Co. Tipperary (Londonderry Sentinel)
Sep 6 1864 [Birth] On the 28th August, at Moville, the wife of T. W. Sproule, Esq., M. D., of a son (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 9 1865 [Birth] March 4, at Lackbeg House, Burtonport, county Donegal, the wife of George Sproule, Esq., of a daughter (Londonderry Sentinel)
Nov 28 1865 [Died] November 23, after a short illness, Eliza Jane, the youngest and beloved daughter of Charles Sproule, Esq., Ballybofey, aged 20 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jan 23 1866 [Died] January 20, at Portrush, Samuel Sproule, Esq., aged 66 years. His remains will be removed, at 10 o'clock a.m., on this, Tuesday, morning, from the Coleraine Railway Station, at Derry, to his late residence at Ramelton, and thence on tomorrow, Wednesday, morning at 11 o'clock a.m., for interment in the Burial Ground at Ramelton (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 18 1866 [Birth] May 5, at Moville, the wife of T. W. Sproule, Esq., M. D., of a son (Londonderry Sentinel)
Mar 27 1866 [Married] Myles & Sproule – March 19, in the Presbyterian Church, Ballyshannon, by the Rev. A. Lowery, Mr. John Myles, merchant, Ballyshannon, to Isabella, daughter of the late James Sproule, Esq., of The Holm, county Tyrone (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 1 1866 [Died] April 20, at Ballybofey, Charles Sproule, Esq., aged 85 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
Aug 14 1866 [Birth] August 8, at Lackbeg House, county Donegal, the wife of George Sproule, Esq., of a son (Londonderry Sentinel)
Oct 12 1866 [Died] In September last, of dysentery, at the residence of his brother, Andrew Sproule, Esq., Olive Street, St. Louis, Mo., United States of America, Samuel, youngest son of Andrew Sproule, Esq., Broomfield, Clady, county Donegal (Londonderry Sentinel)
Mar 5 1867 [Married] Sproule & Cochrane – February 28, in the Presbyterian Church, Newtowncunningham, by the Rev. William Scott, assisted by the Rev. Samuel McClure, Crossroads, Mr. Andrew Sproule, of Fernhill, son of the late Dr. W .J. Sproule, of Dunfanaghy, to Miss Margaret Anne Cochrane, daughter of Mr. William Cochrane, of Castrues (Londonderry Sentinel)
Dec 15 1868 [Birth] On the 8th December, at Lackbeg House, county Donegal, the wife of George Sproule, Esq., of a daughter, who only survived its birth a few hours (Londonderry Sentinel)