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Petitions of Insolvent Debtors, Insolvent Debtors' Court, Lifford, Co. Donegal, November 1836

Extracted from Perry’s Bankrupt Gazette, December 3, 1836
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 at 9.00 a.m. on November 25, 1836
[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.

Old Court House, The Diamond, Lifford, Co Donegal

 

INSOLVENT DEBTORS

SURNAME

GIVEN NAME

LATE RESIDENCE

CALLING

BRADSHAW

Hugh Alexander

Donegal [Town]

merchant and farmer

EBRUM

William

Drumgunn

farmer

GREGG

John

Kiltoy

labourer

GREGG

William

Kiltoy

weaver

KELLY

Thomas

Cunahamone [Curraghmore?]

pensioner

KERR

Miles

Millford

spirit dealer

McGLINCHEY

John

Ballyheron

miller

MEKHAM

Robert

Raphoe

pensioner

MOOHAN

Andrew

Labbinlee

farmer and carter

SHEERIN

James

Donegal

hatter