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Knox Families of Ardstraw & Urney Parishes, Co. Tyrone 1827-68

Extracted from personal announcements inserted in the Strabane Morning Post and the Londonderry Sentinel
Transcribed, Compiled and Submitted by
Len Swindley, Melbourne, Australia
len_swindley[at]hotmail.com

 

 

October 23 1827

[Married] On Thursday last, by Rev. James Purss, MR. DAVID KNOX of Ballaught, to ELIZA, eldest daughter of GEORGE HUNTER of Sion (Strabane Morning Post)

September 21 1830

[Died] At Drumeagle, in the parish of Urney, on Sunday last, MR. WILLIAM KNOX aged 77 (Strabane Morning Post)

January 25 1831

[Died] On Wednesday last, MRS KNOX, wife of MR. ROBERT KNOX, of Larkfield aged 69 years (Strabane Morning Post)

December 26 1832

[Died] On Thursday 20th inst. ELIZA, wife of MR. DAVID KNOX, of Ballaught, parish of Urney (Strabane Morning Post)

July 9 1833

[Married] On Thursday week, the 4th inst., by the Rev. A. P. Goudy, MR. GEORGE KNOX, of Stonewall, Parish of Ardstraw, to MARGARET, daughter of the late HUGH HUSTON, of Drumnabuoy (Strabane Morning Post)

January 4 1834

[Married] At Magheracolton, by the Rev. Matthew Clarke, Presbyterian Minister of Ardstraw, on Friday last, MR. WILLIAM KNOX, of Ballaght, to MISS McKEE, daughter of MR. MATTHEW McKEE, of Magheracolton (Londonderry Sentinel)

March 14 1840

[Married] On the 12th inst., at Urney, by her brother, the REV. ROBERT KNOX, MR. ALEXANDER KERR, of Lismacarrol [Clondermot Parish, Co. Londonderry], to ANNE, third daughter of MR. HUGH KNOX, Urney (Londonderry Sentinel)

March 13 1841

[Died] On Friday, the 5th inst., MR. ROBERT KNOX, Larkfield, at the advanced age of 89 years (Londonderry Sentinel)

February 22 1845

[Died] At Glentimon, in the Parish of Urney, on Saturday week, MR. JOHN KNOX, eldest son of MR. DAVID KNOX, of said Place (Londonderry Sentinel)

March 22 1845

[Died] At Glentimon, on Monday week, very suddenly, MR. JAMES KNOX (Londonderry Sentinel)

August 17 1849

[Died] On Tuesday week last, at Bollaught, parish of Urney [sic], MR. DAVID KNOX (Londonderry Sentinel)

September 21 1849

[Died] On the 12th inst., aged 30 years, AGNES, wife of MR. ALEXANDER KERR, Drumeny [Donagheady Parish], and daughter of MR. HUGH KNOX, Urney, county Tyrone (Londonderry Sentinel)

December 13 1850

[Married] On the 6th inst., in the First Presbyterian Church, Ardstraw, by the Rev. Matthew Clarke, MR. JAMES KNOX, to JANE, daughter of MOSES BAIRD, ESQ., both of Killen (Londonderry Sentinel)

July 9 1852

[Died] On the 2nd inst., at Urney, MR. HUGH KNOX, father of the REV. ROBERT KNOX, of Belfast, at the advanced age of 85 years (Londonderry Sentinel)

June 16 1854

[Died] On the morning of Monday last, a house in the townland of Ballaught, Parish of Ardstraw, was burned to the ground. The body of WILLIAM KNOX, the sole inhabitant, was found amongst the ruins, the cause of the fire is unknown. (Londonderry Sentinel)

May 14 1858

[Married] On the 5th inst., in Alt Presbyterian Church [Co. Donegal], by the Rev. S. Stewart, MR. PATRICK KNOX, of Killen, to SARAH, daughter of the late MR. JOHN BROWN, of Fern (Londonderry Sentinel)

August 26 1859

[Died] August 20, at Killen, Parish of Ardstraw, at an advanced age, MR. ROBERT KNOX (Londonderry Sentinel)

October 26 1860

[Died] October 20, at Glentimon, Parish of Urney, MISS JANE KNOX (Londonderry Sentinel)

December 11 1868

[Married] On the 3rd December, in the Urney Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. John McCaughey, M.A., MR. JAMES KNOX, of Whiskeyhill, to REBECCA JANE, daughter of the late MR. JAMES HEMPHILL, of same place (Londonderry Sentinel)