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Buchanan Family Notes, Co. Tyrone, Northern Ireland 1785-1893


Buchanan Family Notes, Co. Tyrone, Northern Ireland 1785-1893

Personal notices extracted from the STRABANE JOURNAL, STRABANE MORNING POST, LONDONDERRY/ DERRY JOURNAL & LONDONDERRY SENTINEL

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



STRABANE JOURNAL:

November 8 1785

Married last night, MR. GEORGE BUCHANAN, to MISS MARGARET WAUCHOP, of this town

January 8 1787

Died at Fintona, MR. ROBERT BUCHANAN



STRABANE MORNING POST:

April 18 1815

Married on Wednesday last, MR. JOHN BUCHANAN, of this town, to MISS WAUCHOB, of Trusk, County Donegal

May 14 1822

Died at Omagh, on Tuesday the 30th ult. in the 71st year of her age, much regretted, MRS. SARAH BUCHANAN, relict of the late JOHN BUCHANAN. She experienced, during her illness, and in the immediate prospect of dissolution, eminent support from that Almighty Saviour, in whose spotless obedience she confined for acceptance with God

February 4 1823

Married by the Rev. David Gilkey, JOHN CRAWFORD, ESQ. of Fort Lodge, to MISS BUCHANAN of Omagh

December 12 1826

AN IRISH WEDDING

Married on Thursday last, at Mountjoy Forest, near Omagh, JOHN HARVEY, to CATHERINE McSWIGGAN. On the evening of that day, the entire of the wedding party, consisting of at least one hundred and fifty persons, sat down to dinner, which consisted of a variety of good and substantial dishes, in a large house, comfortably fitted up for the occasion, belonging to MR. GEORGE BUCHANAN, of Straghroy, who in that, as well as many other instances, evinced the benignity of his heart by contributing to the happiness of his neighbours

February 16 1836

Married yesterday morning in Londonderry, by the Rev. Mr. Seymour, MR. ROBERT A. BUCHANAN, Gun-maker, to MARY JANE, daughter of MR. JAMES DUNCAN, both of this town [Strabane]



LONDONDERRY SENTINEL

September 12 1840

Died in Strabane, on Saturday se'nnight, of fever, MATILDA, eldest daughter of MR. JOHN BUCHANAN, leather cutter

May 29 1841

Married on Monday last, in Kilskerry Church, by the Rev. R.P. Cleary, A.M., Curate of Enniskillen, THOMAS WOOD, ESQ., proprietor of the Leeds Woollen Mart, Enniskillen, to ANNA MARIA, eldest daughter of JAMES BUCHANAN, ESQ., Fintona, county Tyrone

January 15 1842

Died in Omagh, on the 12th inst., aged 63 years, JOHN BUCHANAN, ESQ. He was mild, unassuming, kind, charitable and humane - a true and steady friend - and as a husband and a father, he was all that a fond wife and loving family can deplore

May 6 1843

Died at his residence in Brook Street, Omagh, on the 19th ult., aged 73 years, GEORGE BUCHANAN, ESQ

August 5 1843

Died on the 30th ult., of a decline, in the 32nd year of her age, FANNY, the beloved wife of MR. DANIEL BUCHANAN. of Mullinvoney, near Dromore, leaving a husband and children to lament her death

October 5 1844

Married on the morning of the 30th ult., by the Rev. William Hamilton, Edenderry, JOHN BUCHANAN, ESQ., Fintona, to ANNA, eldest daughter of JOHN BUCHANAN, ESQ., Corrynarry

December 14 1844

Married on the 28th ult., in Termon Church, by the Rev. Samuel Alexander, WILLIAM McKELVEY, of Grovehill, Esq., to JANE, only daughter of the late WILLIAM BUCHANAN, ESQ., of Fintona

February 22 1845

Married on the 13th inst., in the Parish Church of Cappagh, by the Rev. H.H. Harte, Rector, MONTGOMERY ARMSTRONG, ESQ., of the island of Innishmore, Lough Erne, county Fermanagh, to SARAH, daughter of JOHN BUCHANAN, ESQ., Bunnynubber, near Omagh

May 10 1845

Died suddenly, on Saturday last, in Strabane, MR. BUCHANAN, dyer

April 18 1846

Died on the 9th inst., MR. ROBERT BUCHANAN, of Mulinvoney, near Dromore, Omagh, aged 91 years

August 15 1846

Married on the 30th June last, at Quebec, by the Rev. Mr. Clugson, CAPTAIN ALEXANDER YOUNG, of the ship "Alexander Bruce", to MARGARET JANE, only daughter of MR. ROBERT BUCHANAN, merchant, and granddaughter of GEORGE BUCHANAN, ESQ., of Strathroy, near Omagh

August 22 1846

Died on Thursday evening, the 13th inst., of consumption, aged 26 years, MR. GEORGE BUCHANAN, eldest son of JAMES BUCHANAN, ESQ., of Fintona

October 9 1847

Married on the 27th ult., in the Covenanting Church, Gortlee [Co. Donegal], by the Rev. Dr. Henry, WILLIAM BATES, ESQ., merchant, Strabane, to MISS JANE BUCHANAN, second daughter of MR. ALEXANDER BUCHANAN, Drumquin

February 5 1848

Died at Fintona, on Friday, the 21st ult., aged 26 years, ALEXANDER ECCLES, son of JAMES BUCHANAN, ESQ

June 10 1848

Died at Point Levy, Lower Canada, 4th May, MARGARET, wife of MR. ROBERT BUCHANAN, merchant of that Place, and daughter in law to MR. BUCHANAN of Straughroy

June 17 1848

Died on Saturday last, 10th inst., at Fintona, AMELIA, the beloved wife of JAMES BUCHANAN, ESQ

June 17 1848

Died on the 5th inst., in the 24th year of his age, JAMES, third son of GEORGE BUCHANAN, ESQ., of Tattykeel, county Tyrone

April 28 1849

Died in Toronto, on the 1st ult., of scarlet fever, FRANCES MARGARET, aged 8 years, eldest daughter of CHARLES WILLIAM BUCHANAN, ESQ., M.D., and grand daughter of MR. GEORGE BUCHANAN, of Straghroy, near Omagh

November 23 1849

Died on the 12th inst., rather suddenly, MR. WILLIAM BUCHANAN, of Knockmoyle, near Omagh, aged 82 years

January 11 1850

Died near Omagh, on the 28th December, in the 90th year of her age, ELIZABETH, relict of the late ANDREW BUCHANAN, of Killyclougher, having spent the last 50 years of her life in widowhood

August 16 1850

Married on the 6th inst., at Fintona Church, by the Rev. Thomas Maunsell, CHRISTOPHER BUCHANAN, ESQ., Gortacole, county Fermanagh, to ELIZA, eldest daughter of JAMES BUCHANAN, ESQ., hardware merchant, Fintona

October 4 1850

Married on the 25th ult., in Fintona Church, by the Rev. Thomas Maunsell, JOHN HARPOUR BUCHANAN, of Aughadulla, to JANE, only daughter of FRANCIS CRAWFORD, ESQ., of Baronagh

September 19 1851

Married on Tuesday, the 16th inst., in Fintona Church, by the Rev. Henry L. Tottenham, Rector of Donacavey, JOHN NELIS, ESQ., of Omagh, proprietor of the Tyrone Constitution, to MARGARET GEORGIANA, third daughter of JAMES BUCHANAN, ESQ., of Fintona

November 7 1851

Died at Montreal, on the 10th ult., in the 82nd year of his age, JAMES BUCHANAN, ESQ., for nearly twenty years an active Magistrate in the county of Tyrone, and for many years her Majesty's Consul at New York

January 9 1852

Died in New York, on the 7th ult., JOHN, third son of JAMES BUCHANAN, ESQ., of Fintona, aged 23 years

June 25 1852

Married in Fintona Church, on Tuesday week, by the Rev. Thomas Maunsell, JOHN ECCLES HAMILTON, ESQ., Surgeon, R.N., to EMILY, second daughter of JAMES BUCHANAN, ESQ., Fintona

February 18 1853

Married on the 22nd ult., in Cappagh Church, by the Rev. James Byrne, JOHN BUCHANAN, ESQ., of Strathroy, to MARGARET, youngest daughter of the late MR. GALBRAITH GLASS, of Gillygooley

May 13 1853

Married on the 4th inst., by the Rev. W. Hamilton, Edenderry, MR. ANDREW BUCHANAN, son of JAMES BUCHANAN, ESQ., Deroran, to JANE ANNE, daughter of JOHN BUCHANAN, ESQ., of Corenany

July 29 1853

Died at Tattykeel, near Omagh, on the 24th inst., of a lingering disease, GEORGE BUCHANAN, ESQ., aged 65 years

October 21 1853

Died at his residence, Carnalea, near Fintona, on Sunday, the 9th inst., JOHN BUCHANAN, ESQ., aged 43 years

November 2 1855

Married on Tuesday, the 30th ult., in the First Presbyterian Church, Omagh, by the Rev. John Arnold, MR. JOHN BUCHANAN, of Kiltyclogher, to MISS CALDWELL, the eldest daughter of MR. JOHN CALDWELL, Drumraw, both in the neighbourhood of Omagh

December 7 1855

Married on the 20th ult., at Edenderry Church, near Omagh, by the Rev. Mr. Weir, MR. JOHN WILSON, of Tattykeel, to ELIZABETH, second daughter of MR. ANDREW McFARLAND, Colvahullion, Gortin, and niece of MR. JOHN BUCHANAN, Killyclogher, near Omagh

May 9 1856

Died May 2, Strabane, after a short illness, MR. WILLIAM BUCHANAN, aged 30 years

May 16 1856

Died on the 9th February, at the Cocos Isles, Java, on board the Ida, by which vessel he had taken his passage to Europe, WILLIAM B. BUCHANAN, fourth son of the late JOHN BUCHANAN, ESQ., of Omagh, deeply regretted

May 23 1856

Died on the 11th inst., MARGARET, the beloved wife of GEORGE BUCHANAN, ESQ., of Straghroy, aged 82 years

July 4 1856

Married on the 27th ult., at the Presbyterian Church, Aughnacloy, by the Rev. William McIlwaine, THOMAS F. BUCHANAN, ESQ., of Chickasaw, Alabama, United States America, to ANNE, daughter of the late WILLIAM McCULLY, ESQ., of Aughnacloy, county Tyrone

August 29 1856

Died on the 17th inst., at Bonnanubber, Omagh, JOHN BUCHANAN, ESQ., aged 72 years, after a protracted illness

December 19 1856

Died December 6, in Fintona, of apoplexy, ALEXANDER BUCHANAN, ESQ. of Tullybroom

December 26 1856

Married December 10, in Clogher Cathedral, by the Rev. W.B. Ashe, MR. WILLIAM BINGHAM, Cecil, Clogher, to MISS BUCHANAN, Annahilla, Ballygawley

January 16 1857

Died on the 6th inst., at Lisnamallard, MARY JANE, relict of the late JOHN BUCHANAN, ESQ., of Omagh

July 31 1857

Married in Fintona Church, on the 21st inst., by the Rev. Henry Tottenham, HUGH WARNICK, Esq., Skelga, to CATHERINE, third daughter of JAMES BUCHANAN, ESQ., hardware merchant, Fintona

December 17 1858

Married on the 2nd inst., in Clogher Cathedral, by the Rev. William McKelvey, Chaplain Royal Navy, GEORGE BUCHANAN, ESQ., Tullybroom House, Clogher, to ELIZA, third daughter of WILLIAM McKELVEY, ESQ., Grove Hill, Omagh

January 28 1859

Married in Donagheady Church, on Thursday last, by the Hon. and Rev. Douglas Gordon, JAMES BUCHANAN, ESQ., Strabane, to MARY ANNE, daughter of ISAAC DANIEL, ESQ., Bready, near Strabane, county Tyrone

June 17 1859

Married June 9, in Fintona Church, by the Rev. Henry Tottenham, assisted by the Rev. W.C. Kerr, WILLIAM YOUNG, ESQ., Londonderry, to HARRIET, daughter of JAMES BUCHANAN, ESQ., Fintona

August 26 1859

Died on the 17th inst., in Dublin, JOHN BUCHANAN, ESQ., of Lisbuoy, county Tyrone, aged 72

November 2 1860

Married November 1, at the Cathedral, Londonderry, by the Rev. William Craig,, ROBERT BUCHANAN, son of JAMES BUCHANAN, ESQ., coroner, Fintona, to MARY, daughter of JAMES THOMPSON, ESQ., Fairymount, Londonderry

November 16 1860

Died November 13, at Strabane, after a short illness, MR. JOSEPH BUCHANAN, baker. His remains were followed to the grave by the Odd Fellows dressed in regalia

May 24 1861

Birth: May 17, at Killyclogher, near Omagh, the wife of MR. JOHN BUCHANAN, of a son

February 15 1861

Married on the 5th February, in the Presbyterian Church, Donemana, by the Rev. John Monteith, MR. WILLIAM STEVENSON, of Benown, to ANNIE, the second daughter of MR. ALEXANDER BUCHANAN, Churchill, Benown

January 3 1862

Died December 30, at Omagh, JOHN BLACKER BUCHANAN, ESQ., for many years Deputy Clerk of the Peace for county Tyrone, and agent to the Earl of Charlemont

January 24 1862

Married January 16, in Newtownstewart Church, by the Rev. Charles Hamilton, MR. ROBERT WHITE, Magheralough, to ISABELLA, third daughter of MR. ROBERT BUCHANAN, Cavandoragh

May 9 1862

Married April 30, in the Cathedral, Lisburn, by the Rev. George Blacker, Rector and Prebendary of Maynooth, uncle of the bridegroom, assisted by the Very Rev. the Dean of Ross, LEWIS MANSERGH BUCHANAN, ESQ., of Lisnamallard, county Tyrone, late 88th Connaught Rangers, to ELEANOR MARGARET, second daughter of the late WILLIAM WHITLA, ESQ .,of Lisburn

June 27 1862

Died April 30, at Corinth, Mississippi, U.S., LIEUTENANT WILLIAM BUCHANAN, of the 47th Tennessee Regiment, eldest son of the late JOHN BUCHANAN, ESQ., of Lisbuoy, Omagh

August 15 1862

Died August 5, at Castle Lodge, Fintona, JAMES BUCHANAN, ESQ., Coroner, aged 68 years

February 27 1863

Married February 12, at Derryvolan Church [Co. Fermanagh], by the Rev. G. Irwin, Rector of Castleblaney, GEORGE A. BUCHANAN, ESQ., Shanmullagh, Trillick, to ANNE JANE, eldest daughter of JAMES BLACK, ESQ., Cloughcor, Lisbellaw

March 24 1863

Birth: March 20, at Fintona, the wife of ROBERT BUCHANAN, ESQ., coroner, of a son

May 1 1863

Birth: April 26, at the residence of her mother, Lisburn, the wife of CAPTAIN LEWIS M. BUCHANAN, of Edenfell, Omagh, of a son

November 3 1863

Died October 25, at Mullinavoney, near Dromore, county Tyrone, WILLIAM BUCHANAN, aged 90 years

November 17 1863

Married November 12, by the Rev. Joseph Love, in the Presbyterian Church, Magherageeragh, WILLIAM, eldest son of MR. JAMES BUCHANAN, Lisglass, to MARY ANNE, third daughter of MR. HUGH HAMILTON, Laught, Castlederg

November 20 1863

Married November 19, in the All Saints' Church, Paddington, London, by the Rev. George Blacker, Rector of Maynooth, uncle of the bridegroom, ALEXANDER CARLISLE BUCHANAN, ESQ., of Riversdale, Omagh, to ANNA SOPHIA, second daughter of the late DANIEL WILSON, ESQ., of Gortmore, Omagh, county Tyrone

December 11 1863

Married December 10, in the First Presbyterian Church, Strabane, by the Rev. James Gibson, MR. JAMES HENDERSON, Trimragh, Letterkenny [Co. Donegal], to REBECCA, widow of the late MR. JOSEPH BUCHANAN, of Strabane

February 2 1864

Birth: on the 24th January, at Killyclogher, the wife of MR. JOHN BUCHANAN, of a son

May 31 1864

Birth: on the 25th May, at Edenfell, Omagh, the wife of CAPTAIN BUCHANAN, of a daughter

June 21 1864

Birth: June 10, at Fintona, the wife of ROBERT BUCHANAN, ESQ., of a son

July 29 1864

Married n the 26th July, in Clougherney Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. John Houston, Ballinahatty, assisted by the REV. WILLIAM HAMILTON, father to the bridegroom, the REV. WILLIAM ROSS HAMILTON, Ballygawley, to CATHERINE, the youngest daughter of the late JOHN BUCHANAN, ESQ., Lisbuoy, near Omagh

August 16 1864

Died August 1, MRS. ANNE BUCHANAN, Market House, Aughnacloy, aged 67 years

September 20 1864

Married on the 15th September, in the Parish Church, Dromore, by the Rev. H.L. St. George, FINLAY BUCHANAN, ESQ., Fintona, to SARAH, the daughter of JAMES JOHNSTON, ESQ., of Cornamuckla, county Tyrone

October 7 1864

Birth: October 4, at Riversdale, Omagh, the wife of ALEX. C. BUCHANAN, Esq., of a son

November 29 1864

Died November 5, at Fintona, ANNIE BUCHANAN, daughter of the late ANDREW BUCHANAN, ESQ., Deroran, aged 72 years

December 30 1864

Died December 24, at his residence, Fintona, MR. JAMES BUCHANAN, aged 78 years

May 2 1865

Died April 25, at Fintona, MISS MARGARET BUCHANAN, aged 44 years

June 9 1865

Died June 4, at his residence, Straughroy, Omagh, GEORGE BUCHANAN, ESQ., aged 85 years

July 21 1865

Birth: On the 17th July, at Fintona, the wife of FINLAY BUCHANAN, ESQ., of twins sons

September 26 1865

Birth: September 22, at Edenfell, Omagh, the wife of CAPTAIN BUCHANAN, of a son

October 17 1865

Birth: October 7, the wife of ROBERT BUCHANAN, ESQ., of Fintona, of a daughter

October 20 1865

Died October 16, at Edenfell, Omagh, WILLIAM WHITLA, infant son of CAPTAIN BUCHANAN, aged 24 days

January 30 1866

Married January 24, at the Wesleyan Chapel, Aughnacloy, by the Rev. Robert Maxwell, MR. THOMAS BEATTY, Tempo, county Fermanagh, to ANNIE, eldest daughter of MR. WILLIAM BUCHANAN, Annahilla, county Tyrone

April 13 1866

Died April 7, at Killyclogher, Omagh, MR. JOHN BUCHANAN

May 29 1866

Died May 24, at the residence of her nephew, ROBERT SCOTT, ESQ., Knockmoyle, MISS MARY BUCHANAN, aged 90 years

June 5 1866

Died May 30, at Lisbuoy, Omagh, CATHERINE, relict of the late JOHN BUCHANAN, ESQ., aged 76 years

June 12 1866

Married June 7, in the Second Presbyterian Church, Omagh, by the Rev. Josiah Mitchel, the REV. THOMAS HALL, Congregational Church, King's Inns Street, Dublin, to MARTHA, daughter of ROBERT BUCHANAN, ESQ., Strathroy, Omagh, county Tyrone

July 31 1866

Birth: July 25, at Riversdale, Omagh, the wife of ALEXANDER C. BUCHANAN, of a daughter

September 28 1866

Birth: September 21, at Fintona, the wife of FINLAY BUCHANAN, ESQ., of a daughter

November 20 1866

Birth: November 13, at Edenfell, Omagh, the wife of CAPTAIN BUCHANAN, of a daughter

January 29 1867

Married January 23, by the Rev. Ross Hamilton, LL.B., brother in law of the bridegroom, JAMES BUCHANAN, ESQ., Lisbuoy House, Omagh, to ELIZA, daughter of JAMES SCOTT, ESQ., Woodlands, Omagh

February 5 1867

Married January 31, at the Wesleyan Chapel, Aughnacloy, by the Rev. Charles Wood, ROBERT NEELY, ESQ., Glencull House, to LETITIA, second daughter of the late MR. JOHN BUCHANAN, Annahilla, county Tyrone

April 23 1867

Birth: On the 14th April, the wife of ROBERT BUCHANAN, ESQ., of Fintona, of a daughter

October 22 1867

Married on the 25th September, at the English Cathedral, Quebec, by the Rev. G.V. Housman, GEORGE TUDOR, second son of the HON. GEORGE PEMBERTON, to SOPHIA LOUISA, eldest daughter of the late JAMES BUCHANAN, ESQ., H.M. Consul General in America and formerly of Camowen, county Tyrone

December 10 1867

Married November 21, in Fintona Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. Robert Chambers, JOHN W. LEE, Esq., Liverpool, to MISS BUCHANAN, daughter of the late JOHN BUCHANAN, ESQ., Carnalay, Marradin, Fintona

February 25 1868

Birth: February 16, at Riversdale, Omagh, the wife of A.C. BUCHANAN, ESQ., of a daughter

February 28 1868

Died on the 2nd February, at Quebec, ALEXANDER CARLISLE BUCHANAN, ESQ., aged 59 years. Mr. Buchanan was son of the late JAMES BUCHANAN ESQ., of Camowen, Her Majesty's Consul General in America, and nephew of GEORGE BUCHANAN, ESQ., of Lisnamallard, county Tyrone

February 28 1868

Died on the 25th February, very suddenly, while at Clogher, county Tyrone, ELIZA, wife of GEORGE BUCHANAN, ESQ., of Tullybroom, aged 50 years

May 12 1868

Birth: At Fintona, county Tyrone, the wife of ROBERT BUCHANAN, ESQ., wine merchant, of a son

August 8 1868

Birth: September 4, at Edenfell, Omagh, the wife of CAPTAIN BUCHANAN, of a son

November 24 1868

Birth: November 16, at Lisbuoy, Omagh, the wife of JAMES BUCHANAN, ESQ., of a son

March 9 1869

Married March 4, at the Wesleyan Church, Castlederg, by the Rev. H.C. Welsh, JAMES BUCHANAN, ESQ., Drumclamph, to SARAH, youngest daughter of MR. ROBERT MOORE, Magheralough

June 8 1869

Died June 6, at Lisnamallard, Omagh, GEORGE BUCHANAN, ESQ., in his 88th year. His remains will leave Lisnamallard for the family vault at Cappagh, at 10 o'clock, on Wednesday the 9th inst.



LONDONDERRY/ DERRY JOURNAL:

April 7 1873

Married at the Presbyterian Church, Drumlegagh, by the Rev. John E. Henry, M.A., MR. JOSEPH BUCHANAN, Cooel, Drumquin, to CATHERINE, second daughter of MR. JAMES YOUNG, SEN., Archill, Castlederg

December 11 1891

Married December 8, in the Parish Church, Donagheady, by the Rev. Frederick J. Clark, B.D., rector, MR. THOMAS HAMILTON, of Killycor, Upper Cumber [Co. Londonderry], to CATHERINE, daughter of MR. WILLIAM BUCHANAN, Castlewarren

January 16 1893

Married January 10, at Drumquin Presbyterian Church, by Rev. David Marshall, MR JOSEPH BUCHANAN, Cooel, Drumquin, to MISS BELLA WALKER, Sloughan, Drumquin




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