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Nixon Family Notes, Co. Tyrone 1839-93
Extracted from personal announcements and notices inserted in the LONDONDERRY SENTINEL, LONDONDERRY JOURNAL & TYRONE CONSTITUTION

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



May 11 1839

Died on the 29th April, at the house of her brother, MR. EDWARD GREER, of Coolnagard, near Omagh, MRS. NIXON, aged 90 years, widow of the late MR. STEPHEN NIXON, of Crosh

September 26 1856

Died on the 23rd inst., in Tivnakeery, Parish of Donagheady, ISABELLA, wife of MR. JOHN NIXON, aged 20 years

July 23 1858

Died on the 1st inst., at her residence, Mayne House, near Omagh, MARGARET, relict of the late JOHN NIXON, ESQ., aged 99 years

February 9 1864

Died February 2, at Shankill Road, Belfast, MRS. RACHEL NIXON, formerly of Lisbuoy, near Omagh

May 4 1866

Married May 1, in the Presbyterian Church, First Glendermott, by the Rev. A. Buchanan, MR. HAMILTON RUTH, of Longfield, to MISS MARY ANNE NIXON, of Castlewarren

December 21 1869

Married Dec. 10, at Fintona Church, by the Rev. Mr. McGroarty, MR. WILLIAM NIXON, Omagh, to MARIA WEST, eldest surviving daughter of MR. FRANCIS NOBLE, of Dungoran, county Tyrone

August 18 1871

Married August 16 at the Wesleyan Methodist Church, Omagh, by the Rev. James Hughes, MR JOHN NIXON, of Mayne to SARAH eldest daughter of MR JOSEPH ARMSTRONG, Crosh

March 18 1870

INQUEST – On Monday the wife of MR JAMES NIXON, Garvagh, died suddenly at her residence, and on the following day WM. ORR, ESQ., Coroner, held an inquest on the body, when, on the examination of HANS FLEMING, ESQ., M.D., as to the general state of the health of deceased for a number of years the jury returned a verdict of “death from natural causes”

January 7 1880

Died January 4, at Glennagoorland, MARY NIXON, aged 88 years

February 16 1880

Married February 12, in the Parish Church of Donagheady, by Rev. Frederick J. Clark, A.M., rector, MR. ROBERT McCAY, Castlewarren, to SARAH, only daughter of MR. JAMES NIXON, Castlewarren

May 22 1882

Married May 18, at the Methodist Church, Omagh, by the Rev. Thomas Rutherford, Irvinestown, WM. HENDERSON of Shanmullagh, Trillick, to JANE, daughter of MR. ROBERT NIXON, Grannon, Trillick

September 29 1892

Died September 26, at her residence, Castlewarren, JANE, the beloved wife of JAMES NIXON, aged 78 years

June 21 1893

Died June 18, at her residence, Castlewarren, ELIZA, relict of the late ANDREW NIXON, aged 72 years




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