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Dungannon Quarter Sessions, held at Dungannon, Co. Tyrone, April 1850

Extracted from the Armagh Guardian April 8 1850
Transcribed, Compiled and Submitted by
Len Swindley, Melbourne, Australia
len_swindley[at]hotmail.com

HENRY A. GRIFFITH. Killycolpy, Esqr., foreman

Grand Jurors:

THOMAS ADAIR, Esqr., Gortalowry

JAMES BROWN, Esqr., Grange

JAMES YOUNG, Esqr., Annaguinea

JAS. IRWIN, Esqr., Creevagh

ROBT. WILLIAM NEWTON, Esqr., Gortin

GALBRAITH JOHNSTON, Esqr., Moy

THOMAS HENRY HARPUR, Esqr., Goerstown

WILLIAM H. IRWIN, Esqr. Tullycullion

JOHN MAXWELL McEVOY, Esqr., Dungannon

GEORGE SLEVIN, Esqr., Ballysaggart

WILLIAM MEGAW, Esqr., Eary

IRWIN MOORE HAMILTON, Esqr., Tullyodonnell

JOHN FALLS, Esqr., Dungannon

HENRY SPEER, Esqr., Dungannon

WILLIAM HOLMES, Esqr., Dungannon

SILAS E. WEIR, Esqr., Cookstown

RICHARD PIKE, Esqr., Drumreagh

JOSEPH BARCROFT, Esqr., Stangmore

JOHN PIM BARCROFT, Esqr., Altnavannog

JAMES WOODS, Esqr., Tullyveagh

JOHN O’NEILL, Esqr., Dungannon

STEWART LECKEY, Esqr., Coalisland


 

The following is a list of the criminal cases, with the rule of the court: -

THOMAS MILLARS, WILLIAM CHEVERS, & WILLIAM FIELDS

For having at Cookstown, on the 6th Feb. last, stolen a drawer, value 6l [£], the property of WM. AUSTON. Rebound to appear for trial at next sessions, prosecutor being unable to attend in consequence of ill health

WILLIAM EVANS & MATILDA EVANS

For having, at Dungannon, on the 17th of January last, stolen one gander and two geese, the property of JOHN ROBSON; also indicted for subsequent felony. Guilty – to be transported for ten years

NATHANIEL BADGER, sen., NATHANIEL BADJER (sic), & J. BADGER

For having at Tamnamore, on the 6th of November last, stolen two cows, the property of RICHARD LLOYD. Prosecution withdrawn by consent of court

BELL MITCHELL & MARY DEARY

For having at Cookstown, on 22nd December last, stolen a sum of money from the person of TIMOTHY VINCENT. Not guilty

SAMUEL BARKER, sen., SAMUEL BARKER, jun., HUGH BARKER, FELIX BARKER, MARY JANE BARKER, ANNE BARKER & SALLY BARKER

Rescue. The jury disagreed and were discharged by consent

CATHERINE KELLY

At Ballintrain stolen a handkerchief, the property of CATHERINE HALL. Guilty – to be imprisoned six calendar months, hard labour

MARTHA JEFFERS

Having at Mulnagore, on the 14th February last, received a quantity of woollen yarn, the property of ISAIAH HOGSHEAD, knowing same to have been stolen. Not guilty

WILLIAM LINDSAY

Rescue at Anaghone, on the 7th January last. Guilty – to be imprisoned one calendar month

SAMUEL BARKER

Rescue, at Cookstown on the 6th March last. Not guilty

PHILIP McGUIGAN, MICHAEL McGUIGAN, HANNAH McGUIGAN & SALLY McGUIGAN

Having at Derrychrin, on the 4th of March last, assaulted ARCHIBALD ALLEN. Guilty, Philip to be imprisoned one calendar months – the other three one day each

JOHN ANDERSON

Having at Temonnmagurk, on the 3rd of March last, stolen a quantity of oats, the property of PETER RAFFERTY. Not guilty

SUSAN DONNELLY

Having at Drumcoo, in the month of February last, stolen one iron hook, the property of JAMES WILSON – submitted – to be imprisoned one week in bridewell

JAMES MULGREW & JAMES DOHERTY

Rescue at Killyleaven on the 30th of January last. Submitted – To be discharged

JAMES MULGREW

Having at Killyleaven, on the 30th January last, assaulted FRANCIS CUSH. Submitted

JAMES KINSLEY

Having at Dungannon, on 28th March last, stolen a purse, containing some money, the property of SAMUEL MONTGOMERY. Not guilty

HUGH DOUGHERTY

Having at Donamoney, stolen a horse, the property of JOHN CASEY. Not guilty

HUGH DOUGHERTY

Having, at Killyman, on the 15th of March, assaulted JOHN BROWN. Submitted – fined 6d

JOHN BEATTY

Having at Aughnacloy, on the 20th March, assaulted ROBERT McCRACKEN. The prisoner traversed in prox.

BRIDGET McCORMICK

Having at Dungannon, on 28th March, stolen a purse containing some money, the property of ANNE SIMPSON. – Submitted – to be transported seven years

JOHN BEATTY

Having at Carnteel, on the 20th March, assaulted ROBERT McCRACKEN. Prisoner traversed in prox

WILLIAM KILPATRICK, alias RUTHERFORD

Having at Castlecaulfield, on the 1st of April, stolen a single blanket, the property of MARY WISHARD. Submitted – to be imprisoned one calendar month

JAMES KINSLEY

Having at Dungannon, on 28th March, assaulted SAMUEL MONTGOMERY. Guilty