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Election of Poor Law Guardians, Omagh Union, April 1853


Election of Poor Law Guardians, Omagh Union, April 1853

Extracted from the Armagh Guardian April 8 1853

Transcribed, Compiled and Submitted by
Len Swindley, Melbourne, Australia
len_swindley[at]hotmail.com



[Omagh Poor Law Union covered the parishes of Ardstraw (part), Cappagh (all), Clogherny (all), Donacavey (part), Dromore (part), Drumragh (all), Longfield East (all), & Termonmaguirk (part); the workhouse being located in Omagh]


 

OMAGH UNION – ELECTION OF GUARDIANS

 

The following is the result of the late election of Guardians. With the number of votes for each, for the under-named divisions, which only were contested this year: -

TOWNLAND

CANDIDATES

DERVAGHROY

(1 Guardian)

Mr. Thomas ROLLSTON (81)

Mr. Samuel MACKEY (62)

GORTGRANAGH

(1 Guardian)

Mr. Samuel STEELE (89)

Mr. John McCROSSAN (17)

LOUGHMUCK

(1 Guardian)

Mr. John CRAWFORD (109)

Mr. John McGREW (63)

MULLAGHARN

(1 Guardian)

Mr. Wm. BEATTIE (108)

Mr. Daniel O’DOHERTY (91)

Mr. Bernard McALEER (9)



The following divisions were not contested -

TOWNLAND

GUARDIAN

Anthenry

Mr. A. T. CLARKE

Beragh

Mr. Manly DUDDEN

Camderry

Mr. Matthew GUY

Camowen

Mr. Corry COULSON

Carrickmore

Mr. Samuel JOHNSON

Carryglass

Mr. Francis CORRIGAN

Clanabogan

Mr. Andrew RODGERS

Creggan

Mr. Christopher SMITH

Derrabard

Mr. Matthew MOORE

Draughton

Mr. David LINDSAY

Dromore

Mr. Joseph ALEXANDER

Drumnakilly

Mr. Andrew McFARLAND

Drumquin

Mr. Edward SPROULE

Dunbreen

Mr. David SCOTT

Fallaghearn

Mr. Samuel YOUNG

Fintona

Mr. James BUCHANAN

Greenan

Mr. Robert SPROULE

Killyclogher

Mr. John BUCHANAN

Lisnacreight

Mr. James WATSON

Loughmacrory

Mr. John COLHOUN

Mountfield

Mr. Claud HAMILTON

Mountjoy Forest East

Mr. John B. BUCHANAN

Mountjoy Forest West

Mr. James GREER, jun.

Mullaghslin

Mr. John JOHNSTON

Omagh

Mr. George BUCHANAN

Omagh

Mr. James GREER, sen.

Seskinore

Mr. John MACKAY

Sixmilecross

Mr. A. McFARLAND

Tattymoyle

Mr. Hugh MOYLE

Tullyclunagh

Mr. Hugh ALLEN, jun.




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