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Stevenson Genealogy Notes, Co. Donegal, Ireland 1825-69

Items from the Press
Extracted from Personal Notices of Birth, Marriages and Deaths Inserted in the Londonderry Sentinel & Strabane Morning Post
Transcribed, Compiled and Submitted by
Len Swindley, Melbourne, Australia




Date Notice
Jun 21 1825 [Died] At Lifford, on Sunday last, Mrs. Stevenson aged 70 (Strabane Morning Post)
Aug 14 1827 [Married] ELLISON & STEVENSON On the 9th inst. by Rev. James Houston, Alexander William Ellison of Castleshannahan, to Eliza, second daughter of the late John Stevenson, Esq. of Tobernai [Toberoneill], near Ballindreat (Strabane Morning Post)
Feb 6 1830 [Married] WASON & STEVENSON On the 21st inst., by the Rev. J. Steele, of Stranorlar, Mr. G. Wason, of Castledooey, to Sarah, daughter of Mr. John Stevenson, Ardagh (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jun 16 1835 [Married] KYLE & STEVENSON On Thursday last, by the Rev. James Huston, at Kirkminister, Mr Wm. Kyle, Ahasessy, to Eliza, daughter of Mr James Stevenson, of Kirkminister (Strabane Morning Post)
Feb 9 1836 [Died] On the morning of the 3d inst. in the 43rd year of his age, after a most painful illness of five months, which he bore with much patience and Christian resignation, Mr James Stevenson, of Toberoneill (Strabane Morning Post)
Apr 16 1836 [Married] ALLEN & STEVENSON On Tuesday, the 5th inst., by the Rev. William Dickey, Mr. Henry Allen, to Miss Barbara Stevenson, both of Carnone (Londonderry Sentinel)
Apr 7 1838 [Married] HUNTER & STEVENSON On the 5th inst., in the Parish Church of Kilcronaghan, by the Rev. James Spencer Knox, the Rev. J. S. Hunter, to Margaret, daughter of the late James Stevenson, of Fort William, county Derry, Esq (Londonderry Sentinel)
Feb 16 1839 [Married] CRAWFORD & STEVENSON In the Chapel of Ease, in this City, by the Rev. James Graham, James Crawford, Esq., of Farm Hill, Donegal, to Mary Anne, youngest daughter of the late Josiah Stevenson, Esq., Captain 81st Regiment (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 4 1839 [Married]CRESWELL & STEVENSON On Thursday the 25th ult., by the Rev. William Gamble, Mr. Joseph Creswell, of Carrowreagh, to Matilda, youngest daughter of Mr. James Stevenson, Dromore, near Letterkenny (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jun 8 1839 [Married] MORRISON & STEVENSON On the 8th ult., by the Rev. J. P. Dickey, of Carnone, Mr. Alexander Morrison, of Drummananey, to Miss Rachael Stevenson, of Raphoe (Londonderry Sentinel)
Aug 31 1839 [Married] LAIRD & STEVENSON On the 19th inst., by the Rev. Mr. McCrea, of the Presbyterian Church of Ballindreat, Mr. Andrew Laird, of Tullyvinny, to Martha, youngest daughter of Mr. James Stevenson, of Kirkminister (Londonderry Sentinel)
Mar 18 1843 [Married] MARSHALL & STEVENSON On the 9th inst., in the Church of Taughboyne, by the Rev. E. Bowen, Robert Marshall, Esq., Tubber, to Margaret, daughter of Hugh Stevenson, Esq., Foyle View (Londonderry Sentinel)
Nov 18 1843 [Died] On the 8th inst., in the 82nd year of his age, Mr. James Stevenson, of Kirkminister, county Donegal (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jan 16 1847 [Died] On the 11th inst., at Kirkminster, of malignant fever, John Erskine Stevenson, Esq., in the 43rd year of his age (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jun 19 1847 [Died] On the 4th inst., of fever, at the residence of her brother, Rev. Arthur Stevenson, Ardagh, Mary, youngest daughter of the late James Stevenson, Esq., Fortwilliam, County Derry (Londonderry Sentinel)
Apr 21 1849 [Died] On the 11th inst., at his residence, Legnathraw, county Donegal, Hugh Stevenson, Esq., aged 79 (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jun 30 1849 [Died] At Kirkminster, county Donegal, on the 18th inst., Elizabeth, relict of the late Mr. James Stevenson, aged 80 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
Feb 28 1851 [Died] On the 10th inst., at an advanced age, Martha, relict of the late John Stevenson, Dromore, near Letterkenny (Londonderry Sentinel)
Oct 22 1852 [Died] At an advanced age, at the residence of her son in law, Mr. Robert Eakin, Ballybenny, Ramelton, Sarah, relict of the late Mr. Robert Stevenson, Dromore, Letterkenny (Londonderry Sentinel)
Nov 5 1852 [Died] At Springfield, State of Illinois, U.S.A., on the 24th September last, after an illness of 18 days, James Stevenson, eldest son of the late Mr. James Stevenson, formerly of Toberoneil, county Donegal, Ireland (Londonderry Sentinel)
Feb 18 1853 [Married] PORTER & STEVENSON On Thursday the 8th inst., at Taughboyne Church, by the Rev. Edward Bowen, jun., Alexander, eldest son of Joseph Porter, Esq., Ballymoney, Burt, to Catherine, youngest daughter of the late Hugh Stevenson, Esq., Legnathraw (Londonderry Sentinel)
Mar 10 1854 [Died] At Moyle, Newtowncunningham, on Tuesday morning, the 21st ult., in the 58th year of her age, Mrs. Jane Stevenson (Londonderry Sentinel)
Mar 17 1854 [Married] MCKEE & STEVENSON On the 14th inst., by the Rev. W. Niblock, D. D., in the Presbyterian Church of Donegal, Mr. Andrew McKee, of Missouri, U. S., America, to Rachel Stevenson, of Clarcarricknagin, near Donegal (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 5 1854 [Married] STEVENSON & RAMSAY On the 2nd inst., in the Third Presbyterian Church of Letterkenny, by the Rev. Oliver Leitch, Mr. Hugh Stevenson, of the Glebe, to Miss Margaret Ann Ramsay, of Maghernan (Londonderry Sentinel)
Oct 13 1854 [Married] STEVENSON & WILSON On the 5th inst., in the Presbyterian Church of Carnone, by the Rev. T. Y. Killen, of Ramelton, Joseph Stevenson, Esq., Ardkill, county Londonderry, to Barbara, youngest daughter of David Wilson, Esq., Drummaneny, county Donegal (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jan 30 1857 [Married] STEVENSON & SCOTT On the 27th inst., in the First Presbyterian Church, Letterkenny, by the Rev. John Kinnear, Mr. Samuel Stevenson, of Fernhill, near Milford, to Miss Jane Scott, daughter of the late Mr. John Scott, of Ednaharnon, near Letterkenny (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 14 1858 [Married] GOURLEY & STEVENSON On the 6th inst., at Ballindreat, by the Rev. William McCrea, Mr. Samuel Gourley, Shannon, to Miss Elizabeth Stevenson, eldest daughter of the late Mr. Robert Stevenson, Cavan (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jun 25 1858 [Died] Very suddenly, at Lifford, on Tuesday last, Mr. John Stevenson, leaving a large family to deplore his loss (Londonderry Sentinel)
Dec 16 1859 [Died] December 11, at Rockfield, Burt, Mary, relict of the late Robert Stevenson, Esq., of Ardkill, county Derry, aged 76 (Londonderry Sentinel)
Feb 10 1860 [Married] STEVENSON & BYERS On the 2nd February, in the Presbyterian Church of Carnone, by the Rev. John P. Dickey, Mr. John Stevenson, of Baltony, to Lily Anne, the daughter of Mr. James Byers, of the Milltown of Raphoe (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jan 4 1861 [Married] RANKIN & STEVENSON January 1, in the First Presbyterian Church, Glendermott, by the Rev. A. Buchanan, assisted by the Rev. Andrew Long, Mr. Samuel Rankin, of Lusticle, county Donegal, to Annie, youngest daughter of the late Mr. William Stevenson, Tullyally, county Derry (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jun 14 1861 [Died] After a tedious illness, on Monday last, at Cavan, in the Parish of Clonleigh, Mr. Andrew Stevenson, son of the late Mr. Robert Stevenson, of said Place, aged 21 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jun 26 1863 [Married] WILSON & STEVENSON June 25, in the Eastern Reformed Presbyterian Church, Letterkenny, by the Rev. John Robinson, Mr. Wilson of Melbourne, Australia, to Miss Mary Stevenson, Dromore (Londonderry Sentinel)
Feb 9 1864 [Married] STEVENSON & WILSON January 28, in the Alt Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. S. Stewart, Mr. Robert Stevenson, of Castlefin, to Fanny, daughter of Mr. James Wilson, of Gortnamuck (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jan 19 1866 [Married] GREAM & STEVENSON On the 10th January, in Milford Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. Robert White, Howard Gream, of Loughgilphead, Scotland, to Nancy, the eldest daughter of Hugh Stevenson, blacksmith, of Ramelton (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jul 24 1866 [Married]STEVENSON & REID July 19, in the First Presbyterian Church, Letterkenny, by the Rev. Dr. Bellis, Ramelton, Alexander Stevenson, Esq., Fernhill, to Margery, second daughter of Matthew Reid, Esq., Ramelton (Londonderry Sentinel)
Oct 26 1866 [Married] STEVENSON & KINKEAD October 18, at Mulvin, by the Rev. R. Nevin, Londonderry, Mr. John Stevenson, Lifford, to Lucinda, youngest daughter of Mr. Thomas Kinkead, Ulster Place, Strabane (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 3 1867 [Married] MCCLURE & STEVENSON April 30, at Malin, by the Rev. J.F. Hearne, Mr. Robert McClure, of Belfast, to Minnie, daughter of Hugh Stevenson, Esq., Londonderry (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jun 25 1867 [Married] STEVENSON & ALLISON June 20, in the Presbyterian Church, St. Johnston, by the Rev. William Scott, Mr. Samuel A. Stevenson, of Moyle, Newtowncunningham, to Bessie, daughter of Mr. Richard Allison, of Munfad, Newtowncunningham (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jun 19 1868 [Married] STEVENSON & HUNTER June 11, in the Presbyterian Church, Malin, by the Rev. John Canning, Mr. John Stevenson, Moville, to Jane, eldest daughter of Mr. Samuel Hunter, Downpatrick (Londonderry Sentinel)
Sep 14 1869 [Died] August 31, at the residence of his father, Rossganagh, Milford, W. King Stevenson, the beloved son of the Rev. S. B. Stevenson (Londonderry Sentinel)