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Templecarn Parish, Pettigo, Counties Donegal, Ireland & Fermanagh, Northern Ireland Death Announcements 1821-68

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Extracted from Personal Notices Inserted in the Freeman’s Journal, Strabane Morning Post, Belfast Newsletter & Londonderry Sentinel
Transcribed, Compiled and Submitted by
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Date Death
Nov 26 1821 AIKEN. At Mallow, county Cork, in the 34th year of his age, Andrew Aiken, Esq., of Pettigo (Freeman’s Journal)
Jul 22 1823 ARMSTRONG. On the 11th inst. at Pettigo, in the 38th year of her age, universally beloved and respected by all who knew her, Elizabeth, the wife of Lieut. W. H. Armstrong, (late of the 81st regt.) second R.V. Battalion, within twelve hours after being delivered of a still born daughter (Strabane Morning Post)
Nov 23 1824 SCOTT. At Pettigo, on the 13th inst. Mr. Adam Scott, Surgeon Royal Navy, aged 35 years (Strabane Morning Post)
Oct 27 1829 INGRAM. At Pettigo, on the 13th inst. after a tedious illness, sincerely and deservedly regretted, the Rev. William Ingram, curate assistant of the parish of Templecarne for upwards of 20 years, aged 52 (Belfast Newsletter)
Sep 18 1830 HOLMES. On Tuesday morning last, sincerely and deservedly regretted, by his friends and acquaintances, Mr. Alexander Holmes, of Pettigo, aged 88 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
Aug 7 1830 GIVEN (AITKEN) In Ramelton, on the 19th ult, aged 37 years, Alicia, wife of John Given, Esq., of Ramelton, and second daughter of the late John Aiken, Esq., of Pettigo in the county of Fermanagh (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jun 13 1833 SCOTT. In this town on Sunday last, Mr. Walter Scott, Sen. formerly of Pettigo, aged 86 (Strabane Morning Post)
Jun 11 1836 SCOTT. On Tuesday morning, of fever, to the deep affliction of his devoted mother and friends, James Scott, son of the late Dr. Scott, of Pettigo, aged 19 (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jul 9 1836 MCCREA. At Pettigo, on the 2nd inst, at the house of her son in law, Mr. George Smith, Sen., Mrs. Elizabeth McCrea, in the 95th year of her age. She was for nearly for 30 years contemporary with her grandmother Rachael Weir, alias Clarke, from near Coleraine, who was one of those driven under the Walls of Derry at the siege in 1688 and died at the advanced age of 103 (Londonderry Sentinel)
Feb 26 1842 PRATT. In Pettigo, on Sunday, the 13th inst., Catherine, the beloved wife of Rev. James C. Pratt, Wesleyan Minister, in the 55th year of her age, after a tedious illness (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jul 2 1842 ALLINGHAM. On the 28th inst., at the Bow Island, Pettigo, county Fermanagh, Mr. George Allingham, Sen., in the 100th year of his age. He was the last of the old stock. The united ages of his mother, grandmother and great grandmother exceeded 300 years. He lived contemporary with his great grandmother for nearly 20 years, and from her own lips received an account of the siege of Derry, in which she had been (Londonderry Sentinel)
Sep24 1842 MCCUTCHEON. In Pettigo, on the 19th inst., Mr. Francis McCutcheon, aged 42 years. He had been more than 20 years a consistent member of the Wesleyan Society in that Town (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 1 1847 GIVEN. At Pettigo, on the 24th ult, of consumption, Mr. William Given, Jun., aged 27 (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 8 1847 NELSON. At Pettigo, on Sunday the 2nd May, the Rev. Simon Nelson, Presbyterian Minister of Pettigo. He caught fever from some of the poor (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 26 1849 COPELAND (HANLEY}. At Pettigo, county Donegal, of decline, in the 30th year of her age, Mary, the beloved wife of John C. Copeland, Esq., parish schoolmaster, Pettigo, and second daughter of Mr. William Hanley, of Armaghbrague, county Armagh (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jan 10 1851 ST. GEORGE. At Aughalawn , near Pettigo, on the morning of the 6th inst., Emily, the beloved wife of William St. George, Esq. (Londonderry Sentinel)
Apr 25 1851 GIVEN. At Pettigo, on the 22nd inst, in his 38th year, John Caldwell Given, Esq. (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jun 6 1851 CAMPBELL. May 26, at Pettigo, county Donegal, Mrs. J. Campbell, aged 81 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
Nov 5 1852 GIVEN. At Pettigo, on the 28th ult, in his 72nd year, William Given (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 6 1853 EDWARDS. Suddenly at Pettigo, on the 29th April, Robert P. Edwards, who discharged the duties of Petty Sessions Clerk at Pettigo, for the last eight years (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jul 27 1856 SMYTH. At Killynoogan, near Pettigo, on the 17th inst., Mr. George Smyth, aged 76 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
Dec 12 1856 AITKEN. On Saturday week, at Bundoran, Mrs. Aiken, of Pettigo (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jan 16 1857 IRVINE. At Letter, near Pettigo, on the 9th inst., Mr. Richard Irvine, aged 49 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 19 1858 ELLIOTT. On the 12th inst., at her residence, Drumawark, Pettigo, Catherine, the beloved wife of Mr. John Elliott, aged 60 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
Feb 28 1862 OLIVER. January 27, Mary, youngest daughter of John Oliver, Esq., Brookhill, near Pettigo (Londonderry Sentinel)
Mar 31 1863 YOUNG. March 16 at his residence, Dungannon, Pettigo, James Young, aged 78 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
Mar 7 1865 AIKEN. On 1st March, at Kilmore, Pettigo, county Fermanagh, Mr. William Aiken, aged 81 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jul 18 1865 THOMPSON. July 8, at Pettigo, Mr James Thompson (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jan 30 1866 DONALDSON. January 23 ,at the Manse, Pettigo, Laura Matilda, wife of the Rev. John Donaldson, aged 38 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
Apr 20 1866 THOMPSON. April 15, at Pettigo, Isabella, eldest daughter of the late James Thompson (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 11 1866 GIVEN. April 26, at the Manse, Pettigo, the residence of his son in law, the Rev. John Donaldson, John Given, Esq., late of the Excise aged 86 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
Apr 26 1867 YOUNG. April 2, at Gortnessy, Pettigo, Rebecca the beloved wife of Mr William Young, aged 68 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jun 30 1868 NELSON. June 23, at Tullyhoman, Pettigo, Mary, relict of the late Rev. S. Nelson, aged 71 years (Londonderry Sentinel)

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