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Alexander Family Notes, Co. Tyrone 1829-68


Alexander Family Notes, Co. Tyrone 1829-68
Personal notices extracted from the STRABANE MORNING POST, LONDONDERRY JOURNAL, LONDONDERRY STANDARD & LONDONDERRY SENTINEL

Transcribed, compiled and submitted by Len Swindley, Melbourne, Australia
len_swindley[at]hotmail.com



STRABANE MORNING POST:

March 10 1829

Died on Thursday, the 5th inst. MRS. ALEXANDER, Gortmesson, aged 64 years

April 21 1829

Died last week at Gortmesson, MARGARET, daughter of JAMES ALEXANDER ESQ.

June 9 1829

Died at Killstroll, on Sunday last, MR. JACOB ALEXANDER aged 70

November 30 1830

Died at Sandville, on Sunday last, Mr James Alexander of Gortmesson, at an advanced age. During life he was respected for his upright conduct, and every good quality that could bind society together; and is most sincerely lamented by a most numerous and respectable acquaintance

April 21 1835

Married on the 31st ult. at St. George’s church, by the Right Hon. the Lord Bishop of Meath, ALEX. CHARLES HEYLAND, ESQ. Bengal Civil Service, son of COLONEL HEYLAND, his Britannic Majesty’s consul at Ostend, to ANNE ALEXANDER, daughter of the late REV. SAMUEL MONTGOMERY, Rector of Leckpatrick, in the Diocese of Derry





LONDONDERRY JOURNAL:

January 22 1851

Married on the 12th inst., in Strabane Church, by the Rev. James Smith, MR. JOHN ALEXANDER, to MARY, second daughter of MR. JOSEPH MEHAFFY, of Strabane





LONDONDERRY STANDARD:

June 26 1839

Died on Sunday last, at Strabane, MRS. ALEXANDER, relict of the late JOHN ALEXANDER, of that town, printer

May 7 1847

Died at his house, Grange Foyle, on the 4th inst., MR. G. ALEXANDER, aged 49 years



LONDONDERRY SENTINEL:

June 7 1834

Died on May 10, at Clifton [Bristol], ISABELLA, the wife of WILLIAM JOHN ALEXANDER, ESQ., of Caledon, county Tyrone

May 23 1840

Died May 15, at Mountcastle, MR. JAMES ALEXANDER, aged 82

October 3 1840

Died on the 24th ult., at Strabane, in her 70th year, ELIZABETH, daughter of the late REV. ANDREW ALEXANDER, of Urney

April 9 1842

Birth March 31st, at Termon Glebe, the lady of the REV. S. ALEXANDER, of a son

June 11 1842

Died at Termon Glebe, on the 2nd inst., the infant son of the REV. S. ALEXANDER

September 23 1843

Birth at Termon Glebe, county Tyrone, on the 14th inst., the lady of the REV. S. ALEXANDER, of a son

October 28 1843

Married on Thursday, the 19th inst., in the Parish Church of Dromore, county Tyrone, by the Rector, the Rev. Henry L. St. George, MR. THOMAS ALEXANDER, son of MR. THOMAS ALEXANDER, merchant, Dromore, to Mary Jane, only daughter of ARCHIBALD OSBORNE, ESQ., of Dern

September 11 1847

Died August 31st, at her residence, Newtownstewart, county Tyrone, ISABELLA ALEXANDER, widow of JOSEPH ALEXANDER, ESQ., aged 40 Years

March 18 1848

Birth on the 8th inst., at Omagh, the lady of JAMES F. ALEXANDER, ESQ., manager of the Provincial Bank of Ireland, of a son

April 15 1848

Birth at Termon Rectory, on the 12th inst., the lady of the REV. S. ALEXANDER, of a son

November 30 1849

Birth at Termon Rectory, on the 23rd inst., the lady of the REV. S. ALEXANDER, of a daughter

February 22 1850

Married at Dromore Church, on Thursday, 7th inst., by the Rev. H.L. St. George, ARTHUR GRAHAM, ESQ., of Rekerinbeg, to MARY, fourth daughter of JOHN ALEXANDER, ESQ., of Kildrum

July 12 1850

Birth on the 2nd inst, the wife of J.F. ALEXANDER, ESQ., Manager of the Provisional Bank, Omagh, of a son

December 13 1850

Died on the 27th ult., MR JOHN ALEXANDER, of Kildrum, near Dromore, aged 85 years

August 15 1851

Married on the 7th inst., in the Reformed Presbyterian Church, Bready, by the Rev. Robert Nevin, MR. ANDREW McILWAINE, Culmore [Co. Donegal], to MARY, daughter of MR. JOSEPH ALEXANDER, of Maghereagh, Grange, county Tyrone

November 28 1851

Birth at Termon Rectory, Dungannon, on the 22nd inst., the lady of the REV. B. ALEXANDER, of a daughter

June 25 1852

Birth on the 11th inst., at 19, Holles Street, Dublin, the wife of the REV. WILLIAM ALEXANDER, Rector of Termonamongan, of a son

August 13 1852

Birth on Friday, the 30th ult., the wife of JAMES F. ALEXANDER, ESQ., Provincial Bank of Ireland, Omagh, a son

August 26 1853

Married on Tuesday, the 26th ult., in Ballinahatty Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. John Houston, THOMAS ALEXANDER, ESQ., of Dromore, to SARAH JANE, eldest daughter of JOHN HOUSTON, ESQ., of Ballinahatty

April 7 1854

Died at Altrest, on the 24th ult., MR. WILLIAM ALEXANDER, aged 85 years. He was a ruling elder of the First congregation, Donagheady, for more than half a century

August 25 1854

Died at Chill, Cosocton county, State of Ohio, America, on the 26th June last, aged 86 years, MR. JOHN ALEXANDER, formerly of Creevan, near Omagh, county Tyrone

August 10 1855

Died at Denamona, near Omagh, of dropsy, on the 6th inst., JOSEPH, youngest son of MR. JOSEPH ALEXANDER, aged 21 years

July 27 1856

Died on the 19th July, at Omagh, ANN CAMERON, the wife of J.F. ALEXANDER, ESQ

October 24 1856

Died on the 17th inst., of gastric fever, aged 20 years, WILLIAM CUNNINGHAM, second son of MR. ROBERT ALEXANDER, Sandville, Donagheady

October 2 1857

Died on the 20th ult., at Crew, near Castlederg, MATILDA, third daughter of MR. SAMUEL ALEXANDER

February 26 1858

Died at Altrest, on the 22nd inst., MRS. ALEXANDER, aged 86 years

June 11 1858

Married on the 3rd inst., in the Reformed Presbyterian Church, Bready, by the Rev. Josias A. Chancellor, MR. ROBERT McKINLAY, Killymallagh [Co. Londonderry], to MISS SARAH ALEXANDER, Maghereagh

June 10 1859

Died on the 1st June, at Sandville, MARY, third daughter of ROBERT ALEXANDER, ESQ

June 24 1859

Died June 17, at Strabane, of scarlatina, JOSEPH, son of MR. JOHN ALEXANDER, tailor, aged four years

July 29 1859

Married July 21, in the Second Presbyterian Church, Donagheady, by the Rev. F.J. Porter, LEWIS GUTHRIE, ESQ., Ferry Field, Dumbartonshire, to AGNES, second daughter of the late GEORGE ALEXANDER, ESQ., Grange Foyle, county Tyrone

September 2 1859

Died August 17, at Mountcastle, MR. THOMAS ALEXANDER

October 21 1859

Died at Fivemiletown, on Monday, the 17th October, MR. JOSEPH ALEXANDER, SEN., aged 76 year

March 2 1860

Died February 26, at Sandville, RACHEL, daughter of ROBERT ALEXANDER, ESQ

March 23 1860

Died on the 13th March, at Strabane, MR. JOHN ALEXANDER, tailor, aged 75 years

May 4 1860

Married at Termon Church, county Tyrone, on the 2nd of May, by the Rev. John J. Fox, Rector of Kinnawley, uncle to the bride, GEORGE PERRY McCLINTOCK, ESQ., Captain Royal Tyrone Fusiliers, Seskanore House, county Tyrone, only surviving son of the late S. McCLINTOCK, ESQ., formerly of Newtown House, county Louth, to EMILY HARRIETTE, the eldest daughter of the REV. S. ALEXANDER, Rector of Termon, Diocese of Armagh, and grand-daughter of the late REV. CHARLES COBBE BERESFORD

May 18 1860

Died May 8, Margaret, daughter of ROBERT ALEXANDER, ESQ., Sandville

July 27 1860

Died July 25, at Earlyhill, Douglas, near Strabane, after a long illness, MISS MARY ANNE ALEXANDER

January 25 1861

Died January 13, MR. JOHN GEORGE ALEXANDER aged 28 years, son of the late JOSEPH ALEXANDER. ESQ., of Grenville, county Tyrone

November 22 1861

Died November 14, at the residence of her son, the Crew, near Castlederg, ISABELLA, widow of the late JOSEPH ALEXANDER, ESQ., aged 87 years

April 8 1864

Died April 2, at Strabane, after a lingering illness, MARY, wife of MR. JOHN ALEXANDER, tailor, aged 37 years

June 10 1864

Died June 2, at Maghereagh, the residence of her brother, MISS E. ALEXANDER, aged 80 years, for upwards of sixty years a resident of Strabane

December 16 1864

Died on the 13th December, at Cranebrook, county Tyrone, the residence of her son in law, J. CRANSTON, ESQ., CHRISTIAN IZOD, relict of the late JOHN ALEXANDER, Esq., of Milford, county Carlow, aged 85 years

October 3 1865

Died October 2, at his father's residence, Sandville, ROBERT ALEXANDER, M.D., aged 27 years

October 6 1865

Married September 28, in the First Presbyterian Church, Ardstraw, by the Rev. L.N. Lyle, JOSEPH, son of MR. JOHN FULTON, Beltony, Cappagh, to REBECCA, daughter of MR. SAMUEL ALEXANDER, Crew, Ardstraw

April 10 1866

Married April 5, in the Second Presbyterian Church, Donagheady, by the Rev. F.J. Porter, father of the bride, JAMES ALEXANDER, ESQ., Sandville, to MISS PORTER

April 27 1866

Died April 17, at The Crew, MR. SAMUEL ALEXANDER, aged 69 years

June 1 1866

Died May 27, at Maghereagh, MR. JOSEPH ALEXANDER, aged 81 years

July 10 1866

Birth July 4, at Fivemiletown, county Tyrone, the wife of JOSEPH ALEXANDER, ESQ., solicitor, of a daughter

November 13 1866

Died November 7, at his residence Fivemiletown, county Tyrone, WILLIAM ALEXANDER, aged 76 years

February 8 1867

Died January 31, at his residence in Clogher, MR. JAMES ALEXANDER, aged 64 years

August 20 1867

Died August 8 at Crew, JOSEPH ALEXANDER, only son of ANDREW ALEXANDER, of Crew, aged 35 years

February 4 1868

Died January 31, at his residence, Binelly, MR. GEORGE ALEXANDER aged 91 years

July 7 1868

Died June 30, at Early Hill, REV. JAMES ALEXANDER. His death is deeply regretted




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