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Killea Parish, Co. Donegal, Ireland Death Announcements 1832-73

Extracted from personal notices inserted in the Londonderry Sentinel, Londonderry Standard & Londonderry Journal
Transcribed, Compiled and Submitted by
Len Swindley, Melbourne, Australia


Date Notice
January 21 1832 On the 6th inst, Mrs Law, relict of the late Rev. Samuel Law, Rector of Killea, in the county of Donegal (Londonderry Sentinel)
November 17 1832 On Sunday last, Mr Samuel Hanna, of Whitehouse, near St. Johnston, aged 61 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
February 16 1833 At his late residence in Altaughderry, on Monday, the 4th inst, Mr William McCrab, aged 78 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 1 1835 At Carrigans, near this City, on Sunday, the 19th ult, after a short illness, Jane, wife of Mr James Aiken, aged 33 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 21 1837 On the 16th inst, at Killea Glebe, of scarletina, Eliza, eldest of the lovely twin daughters of the Rev. William Lodge, aged 8 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 4 1840 At Killea Glebe, on Sunday last, the 29th ult., aged 39 years, Mary, the beloved wife of the Rev. Charles Seymour (Londonderry Sentinel)
April 18 1840 On Sunday evening, the 12th inst, at the residence of his grandfather, Mr Walter Lucas, Springtown, John Lucas Osborne, aged 14, eldest son of Mr William Osborne, of Altaghderry (Londonderry Sentinel)
April 10 1841 On Sunday, 4th April, after a lingering illness, in the 39th year of her age, Margaret, wife of Mr William Osborne, of Altaghaderry (Londonderry Sentinel)
February 25 1843 February 22, of inflammation of the chest, after scarletina, William Frederick, third son of John McIlwain, Esq., Dunmore, aged 6 years 7 months (Londonderry Sentinel)
December 9 1843 On Monday, the 4th inst, in the 83rd year of her age, Mary, the wife of Mr John Osborne, Altaghaderry (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 8 1845 On the 5th inst, at the residence of his son, Killea Glebe, Thomas Seymour, Esq., of Eyrecourt, aged 70 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
April 14 1845 On Thursday morning, the 12th inst, at the residence of her uncle Mr John Bryson, Waterside, Miss Catherine Jamieson, aged 20 years. Her remains will be interred in Killea graveyard on Saturday, at 3 o'clock (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 3 1846 At Carrigans, on the 23rd ult, after a lingering illness, Miss Anne Williams (Londonderry Sentinel)
April 10 1847 At Dunmore, on the 5th inst, Alicia Anne Spencer, daughter of the late Robert McClintock, Esq., in the 82nd year of her age (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 8 1847 At Carrigans, on the 30th ult, in the 87th year of her age, Miss Elizabeth Williams (Londonderry Sentinel)
September 18 1847 July 21st, at Philadelphia, United States, America, of ship fever, Mr James Motherwell, late of Greenhill, near Carrigans, county Donegal, aged 55 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
September 25 1847 On Tuesday last, of typhus fever, at his residence, in Altaughaderry, county Donegal, Mr William Thomson, formerly Ensign in the Donegal Militia, aged 56 (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 18 1850 At Whitehouse, near Carrigans, at an advanced age, Margaret, relict of the late Mr Samuel Hanna (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 16 1851 At Altaghderry, on Saturday, the 10th inst, Susan Osborne, relict of the late Mr William McLucas, aged 92 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 22 1851 On the 18th inst, Miss Martha Williams, Carrigans, in the 78th year of her age (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 13 1852 At Altaghaderry, on Monday, the 10th inst, Mary, relict of the late Mr Harvey McAdoo, aged 62 years (Londonderry Standard)
July 2 1852 On the 24th ult, at Drumnashier, Mrs Catherine Crockett, aged 29 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 11 1853 On the 3rd inst, in Roundstone, Mr James McCauley, hotel keeper, and pensioner of the 74th Regiment. He had a medal with six clasps. He was a native of Carrigans, county Donegal (Londonderry Sentinel)
April 8 1853 On Wednesday last, at Cloughfin, near Carrigans, aged 73 years, Mr John Taylor (Londonderry Sentinel)
November 4 1853 On the 14th September last, in Bronson township, Huron county, Ohio, U.S., aged 76 years, Mary, wife of Mr William Macpherson, formerly of Legnaduff, near Londonderry (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 18 1856 On the 14th inst, at Coxtown, near Carrigans, Catherine, relict of the late Mr John Cowan, aged 80 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 23 1857 An inquest was held on the 13th inst., by Dr. Long, coroner, at Legnaduff, near Carrigans, on the body of a woman, named Jane Finlay, who came by her death on the day previously in a flax mill situate in that townland. On the evidence it appeared that the arm of the deceased had been caught by the gearing at the end of the rollers for breaking the flax, which was instantly torn from her body and crushed to atoms. The chest was also shockingly mutulated. Death was instantaneous. A verdict of accidental death was returned (Londonderry Sentinel)
July 31 1857 On the 15th inst, at Altaughaderry, after a protracted illness, aged 28 years, Bessy, second daughter of the late Mr William Thompson (Londonderry Sentinel)
October 23 1857 Suddenly, of disease of the heart, at Strabane, on the 20th inst, Dr Baird, Cloughfin, Carrigans, county Donegal (Londonderry Sentinel)
February 18 1859 February 10, William James Osborne, aged five years, son of Mr Walter Osborne, Altaghaderry (Londonderry Sentinel)
June 3 1859 May 26, Jane, wife of Mr Frederick Kirkpatrick, Tubberslane, Parish of Killea, aged 62 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 12 1859 August 7, of consumption, at his father's residence, Carrigans, Mr John Elliott, aged 21 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 26 1859 On Wednesday, the 24th inst, at Dunmore, Charles, the ninth son of John McIlwaine, Esq., aged eleven years. His remains will be interred on Saturday morning, at nine o'clock, in Carrigans Church Yard (Londonderry Sentinel)
December 9 1859 December 6, at his residence, Dunmore, after a short illness, Robert McClintock, Esq., J. P., D. L. His remains will be removed for interment in the Churchyard of Carrigans (D.V.,) on Saturday, the 10th inst, at eleven o'clock precisely (Londonderry Sentinel)
October 12 1860 October 11, at Waterside, Derry, Mr John Porter, late of Ballyougary. His remains will be removed from Mrs. Porter's, Bond's Hill, Waterside, for interment in Killea Burying Ground, at ten o'clock, on Saturday morning (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 29 1861 On the 28th March, at his residence, Prospect, Mr James Robinson. His remains will be removed for interment in Carrigans burying ground, on Saturday morning, the 30th inst, at ten o'clock precisely (Londonderry Sentinel)
June 21 1861 June 18, at his father's residence, Imlick, Robison Crockett, aged 27 years, second son of Mr John Crockett (Londonderry Sentinel)
July 5 1861 June 2, Rebecca Smith, youngest daughter of John McIlwaine, Esq., Dunmore, aged 7 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 2 1862 April 30, at Ballougry, near this city, in the 30th year of her age, Agnes, the beloved wife of Mr Joseph Macpherson. Her remains will be removed for interment to the burying-ground of Killea, on Friday, this morning, at eleven o'clock (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 6 1863 March 3, at Altaghaderry, James Steele, Jun., aged 4 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 14 1862 February 7, at Olena, Huron county, Ohio, Mr William McPherson, formerly of Legnaduff, near this City [Londonderry], aged 88 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 30 1863 January 27, at his residence, Ballougry, Joseph Macpherson, Esq., aged 84 years. His remains will be removed for interment in Killea burial-ground, on Friday, this morning, at 11 o'clock (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 11 1863 March 3, at Altaghaderry, James Steele, jun., aged 4 years (Londonderry Journal)
August 7 1863 August 4, Mr James Steele, of Altaghaderry, aged 64. Mr. Steele, and was for 33 years a ruling elder in the Reformed Presbyterian Church (Londonderry Sentinel)
September 20 1864 On the 19th September, at his residence, Springtown House, William Osborne, aged 70 years. His remains will be removed for interment to the burial ground, Killea, on Thursday, 22nd inst, at 10 o'clock (Londonderry Sentinel)
November 25 1864 November 20, at the residence of his father, Altaghaderry, the infant son of Mr Walter Osborne (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 5 1865 April 14, at the Manse, Carrigans, Mary Jane, aged 11 years, the only daughter of the Rev. Francis McClure (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 15 1866 May 9, at Drumnashier, Mr George Crockett, aged 19 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
June 12 1866 June 8, at her son's residence, Legnaduff, Elizabeth Scott, aged 78 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
September 7 1866 August 12, at Petersburgh, Virginia, John Miller, second son of John McIlwaine, Esq., Dunmore, Carrigans (Londonderry Sentinel)
September 22 1866 On the 20th September, at Altaghaderry, Alice Mary Osborne, aged four years. Her remains will be removed for interment in the Burying Ground of Killea, on Saturday morning next, the 22nd inst., at nine o'clock (Londonderry Standard)
October 2 1866 October 1, at his father's residence, Dunmore, Carrigans, James McIlwaine Esq., late of the Colonial Bank, Melbourne [Victoria, Australia], aged 28 years. His remains will be removed for interment in Carrigans Burying Ground on Thursday morning, the 4th inst., at the hour of ten o'clock (Londonderry Sentinel)
November 10 1865 November 6, at Carrigans, Thomas, fifth son of Mr Patrick Elliott, aged 19 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
December 29 1865 December 28, Mr John Rankin, Jun., merchant, of this City [Londonderry], aged 32 years. His remains will be removed from his residence at Carrigans, for interment at Taughboyne burying ground (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 5 1867 March 4, at Carrigans, Mrs Elizabeth Rankin, aged 70 years. Her remains will be removed for interment in Taughboyne Burying Ground, on Wednesday morning next, at ten o'clock (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 5 1867 March 3, at Tubberslane, near Carrigans, William John, son of Mr William Ferris, aged 21 years. His remains will be removed for interment in the Cemetery, Derry, at twelve o'clock noon, on this day, Tuesday (Londonderry Sentinel)
April 26 1867 April 23, at her residence, Bridge Street, Derry, Miss Margaret Cunningham, daughter of the late Mr William Cunningham, of Carrigans (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 7 1867 On the 6th May, of bronchitis, Robert Mills, Esq., of Ballougary, aged 88 years. His remains will be removed for interment in the Burying Ground of Killea, on Thursday morning, the 9th inst., at ten o'clock precisely (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 30 1867 August 27, at Imlick, Mr John Crockett, Sen., aged 62 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
February 4 1868 February 1, at the Constabulary Barrack, Carrigans, Robert, infant son of Constable Alexander Fee, aged 18 months (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 6 1868 February 29, at Dunmore, Lilian Edith, youngest daughter of John A. Smyth, Esq., of Ardmore, aged 2 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
November 20 1868 November 19, at his residence, Carrigans, Patrick Elliott, aged 58 years. His remains will be removed for interment in Newtowncunningham Burying ground, on Sunday morning, November 22, at ten o'clock (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 26 1869 March 19, at her residence, Dunmore, Carrigans, Nancy Smyth, aged 104 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
July 16 1869 July 11, at his father's residence, Altaghaderry, David Gilfillan, aged 13 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
April 6 1870 April 2, at her residence, Altaghaderry, Mary Dunn, aged 57 years (Londonderry Standard)
October 25 1870 October 19, at his residence, Carrigans, Mr. Hugh Elliott, aged 32 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 31 1871 March 30, at New Brunswick, N. J., Robert, son of Mr. Robert Montgomery, aged 19 years, formerly of Carrigans (Londonderry Sentinel)
November 14 1871 November 8, at Sprackburn, Letterkenny, Rev. Richard Smith, Rector of Killea, Carrigans (Londonderry Sentinel)
December 1 1871 November 8, at Philadelphia, United States, James, eldest son of the late Mr. James Miller, Killea, Derry (Londonderry Sentinel)
December 9 1871 December 7, at her brother’s residence, Killea, Martha McCorkell, aged 95 years (Londonderry Standard)
January 31 1872 January 28, at her residence, Carrigans, Mrs. Ann Taylor, ages 83 years (Londonderry Standard)
March 6 1872 March 2, at the residence of her son-in-law, Mr. J. Thompson, Carnamuff, Ballykelly [Co. Londonderry], Mrs. M. Baird, relict of the late Mr. James Baird, Cloughfin, Carrigans, aged 88 years (Londonderry Standard)
May 4 1872 DEATH OF MR. R. L. MACILWAINE. Our columns to-day announce the death of one of our best and most esteemed young citizens – Mr. R. L. Macilwaine, of the firm Nelson and Macilwaine. His short course (he was in his thirtieth year) was marked by the beautiful and good. Mr. Macilwaine was born in Ireland, of an old and respectable family in the Province of Ulster. He came to this country when quite young. By his death our community loses an enterprising, honourable and upright citizen, and his family a devoted husband, and an affectionate father. – (From the Constitutionalist, Augusta, G.A., April 11) [Mr. Macilwaine above so flatteringly referred to, was a son of John Mcilwaine, Esq., Dunmore, near this city]. (Londonderry Standard)
June 6 1872 June 5, at his father’s residence, Fountain-place, Derry, William McGowan, infant son of James Nickell, jun. [His remains will be removed for interment in Killea Burying-ground on this day (Thursday), at half-past two o’clock. Friends will please accept this intimation (Londonderry Sentinel)
November 16 1872 November 14, at Carrigans, Elizabeth, relict of the late Mr. William Mackey, Coolatee, aged 84 years (Londonderry Standard)
December 7 1872 December 6, at Dernakelly, James Patterson, aged 65 years. [His remains will be removed from his late residence for interment in Killea burying-ground on Monday morning, 9th December, at eleven o’clock] (Londonderry Standard)
November 23 1873 At Carrickhugh, on November 22, Mr. William Thompson, stonecutter, Londonderry. [His remains will be removed for interment in Killea Graveyard, to-day (Monday), at nine o’clock a.m., crossing the Bridge about one p.m. Friends will please accept this intimation] (Londonderry Journal)