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Petitions of Insolvent Debtors, Insolvent Debtors' Court, Lifford, Co. Donegal, August 1826

Extracted from the Dublin Mercantile Advertiser and Weekly Price Current, August 14, 1826
Transcribed, Compiled and Submitted by
Len Swindley, Melbourne, Australia
len_swindley[at]hotmail.com

A list of bankrupts who presented their petitions for relief from insolvency at Lifford, Co. Donegal, Court House on Monday August 28, 1826

[Bankrupts were detained in the County Gaol until outstanding debts had been cleared to the satisfaction of creditors]

Many names and former places of residence are spelt phonetically, so a reasonable degree of creativity is required to locate a possible forebear.

INSOLVENT DEBTORS

SURNAME

GIVEN NAME

LATE RESIDENCE

COUNTY

CALLING

CUNNINGHAM

Robert

Maghrymason

Tyrone

farmer

LECKY

Cunningham

Coskey [Corkey]

Donegal

farmer

MANEY

James

Stranorlar

Donegal

shoemaker

McKEAN

James

Milltown of Moneymore

Donegal

labourer

McKENNA

James

Mount Hope

Donegal

overseer of works

McLAUGHLIN

James

Munlatterail [Meenletterbale]

Donegal

farmer

McLAUGHLIN

James

Upper Dresden

Donegal

shoemaker

MEHAN

James

Donegal

Donegal

inn-keeper

PEEBLES

Stewart

Rye or Arrity

Donegal

caretaker

ROGERS

Alexander

Carsney

Donegal

carpenter