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Memorial - John Galbraith, Roscavey, Clogherny Parish, Co. Tyrone
to Arthur Galbraith, Dublin, Dated 7th & 8th March 1739

Extracted from the Registry of Deeds, Dublin
Transcribed & Submitted by William Gilbreath
Clan Galbraith Association
Reformatted by
Len Swindley, Melbourne, Australia

Deed Book 98: page 316, Deed #68566

Notes by Eve Gray, transcriber: John GALBRAITH Snr. of Roscavey, Clogherny Parish of co. Tyrone, made this 1739 Deed to pass his entire interests in Clanabogan of Drumragh Parish to Arthur GALBRAITH of Dublin, his son. John the younger, the eldest son had received Roscavey. This Memorial mentions the plate and cup that he had given his youngest daughter REBECCA. John Snr’s wife was Anne Marie FORBES.

To the Register Appointed for registering Deeds Will. PARRY Dep. Reg.

A Memorial of Deeds of Lease and release bearing date respectively the Seventh & Eighth Days of March One Thousd (Thousand) Seven Hundred and Thirty Nine made between Jno. GALBRAITH the Elder of Rascavey in the County of Tyrone Gent of the One Part Arthur GALBRAITH of the city of Dublin Gent of the other part By which Said Deed of release the said John Galbraith for the sevll (several) Considerations therein Mentd (mentioned) did Bargain & sell unto the said Arthur Galbraith in his actual Poss’ton (Possession) then being by virtue of the said Lease All that and those the Town and Lands of Clanebogan Situated lying and being in the Bo (Borough) of Omagh and County of Tyrone aforesd (aforesaid) Together with all Trees Woods anderwoods Comons Comon of Pasture Profits –

Comodities advantages Emoluments Hereditaments xxxxx

Waters watercourses of appurtenaces whatsoever to the sd (said) Town & Lands belonging or in any wise if pertaining To Hold unto the said Arthur Galbraith his heirs and admd (administrators) forever and the said Jno. Galbraith the Elder for the Considerations therein stood above if Mentioned did Transferr and make over unto the said Arth Galbraith his Exts (Executors) Admes (Administrators) and Assigns All & singular the Terms for years wch (which) he had in Lands and tenements by virtue of any Leases to him thereof made & also all Leasesholds Interests Goods Chattles Plate ready Money Furniture Stocke Cattle Corn Grain of all things of Nature whatsoever which he the said John Galbraith then was or at the time of his Death should be Possessed of Excepting always thereout the settlement already made on John Galbraith the younger and Excepting One Plate Cupp or Con (Consideration) wch (which) He the said John Galbraith the Elder thereby made over as a token unto Rebecca Galbraith his Youngest Daughter wch Said Deed of Lease and release this & this Mem (Memorial) are witnessed by John Wilson of the city of Dublin Gent, Wm (William) Forbes Ser(servant) to this Arth. Galbraith & Samuel Orr of Curr [west adj. to Roscavey] in the County of Tyrone aforesd farmer Arthr. Galbraith (seal) signed &

Sealed in the Presences of us – John WILSON – William FORBES

Samuel Orr – The above named John Wilson Maketh Oath
that he saw the above Named John Galbraith duly Execute the above Mentioned Lease & also Saw the said John Galbraith and the above Named Arthur Galbraith duly Execute the above Mentioned release of which Said Deeds of Lease and release the Above writing is a Meml (memorial) & Also Saw the sd Arthur Galbraith duly Sign & Seal the said Meml & that he this Deponent is a sub- Scribing Witness to the Said Deeds of Lease & release of them: and Deliv. (delivered) the same to Mr Wm Parry Dep. Regr (Deputy Registrar) on the 26th day of

April 1740 at or near Five aClock in the Afternoon. John WILSON – Sworn before me this 26th day of April 1740 - Will (William) Parry