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Register of Gravestone Inscriptions in Old Leckpatrick Burial Ground, Artigarvan, Strabane, Co. Tyrone, Northern Ireland

By David & Sheelagh Todd
Compiled and Formatted by
Jim McKane, Ontario, Canada


The following publications may be of interest to readers and researchers who seek further information on the people and the area by the graveyard:

  1. Leckpatrick Presbyterian Church 1836-1974, published by the Church Committee, 1974.

  2. Leckpatrick Presbyterian Church, by Rev. Frank M. Hay, 1981, contains additional information to that contained in 1, above.

  3. Ordnance Survey Memoirs of Ireland - Parishes of County Tyrone 1- 1821, 1823, 1831-36, Vol 5, edited by Angelique Day and Patrick McWilliams, published by The Institute of Irish Studies, The Queen's University of Belfast, 1990; pp. 117-126 consist of replies to queries of the North West Society by George D. Mansfield, 8 October, 1821 on the Parish of Leckpatrick.

  4. The Devon Commission of 1844 which produced "Evidence taken before the Commissioners appointed to inquire into the occupation of land in Ireland" gives an indication of the relative prosperity of tenants of farms in the Strabane Barony.

  5. The Plantation in Ulster in Strabane Barony, Co. Tyrone c.1600-41. Strabane Local History Group. Organiser: R. J. Hunter. Institute of Continuing Education, New University of Ulster 1982.

  6. Sir John Sinclair: Genealogy of the Sinclairs of Ulster (1810).

  7. C. T. McCready: The Sinclair Genealogy, Dublin 1867.