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Bankruptcy - Petitions of Insolvent Debtors Court, Lifford, Co. Donegal, December 1821

Extracted from the Dublin Weekly Register November 24 1821
Transcribed, Compiled and Submitted by
Len Swindley, Melbourne, Australia
len_swindley[at]hotmail.com

A list of bankrupts who presented their petitions for relief from insolvency at Lifford, Co. Donegal, Court House Monday, 3rd December, 1821

[Bankrupts were detained in the County Gaol until outstanding debts had been cleared to the satisfaction of creditors]

Many names and former residences are spelt phonetically, so a reasonable degree of creativity is required to locate a possible forebear. I have attempted to identify several locations.

***ORIGINAL SPELLING HAS BEEN RETAINED***

SURNAME GIVEN NAME LATE RESIDENCE COUNTY
ACHESON Alexander Ballinacart Donegal
BEST Mary Broonknee [Brownknowe] Donegal
BLACK William Leagnahoony [Legnahoory], Donegal
BLAIR Ann widow Strabane Tyrone
DIVIN James Drimgarvan Donegal
DIVIN James Rosgin [Rossgier?] Donegal
HUTCHISON Thomas Drumbern Donegal
JACK Archibald Haw Donegal
KERR John Curcullan [Curcullian]  
LATIMER James Cranston Donegal Donegal
LOGAN John Ballymagowan Donegal
McCAFFERTY James Glenmaquin Donegal
McGINTY James Tullycorker Tyrone
ROBINSON Alexander Letterkenny Donegal
STRAIN Neal Carrygault [Carrigart?] Donegal
SWEENY Charles Inhiney [Innishinney] Donegal
TAYLOR Robert Castlefin Donegal
VIRTUE James Langressagh [Longsessagh?] Donegal