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Tyrone Related Personal Announcements, Melbourne, Australia 1864-1915

Extracted from "The Leader", Melbourne, Australia
Transcribed, compiled and submitted by Len Swindley, Melbourne, Australia

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Date Event
September 24 1864 DEVEY – BULLOCK. – [Married] On the 15th inst., at St. John’s Church, Melbourne, by the Rev. John Barlow, AUGUSTUS FREDERICK, eldest son of ADAM DEVEY, ESQ., late of London, to CHRISTINA, eldest daughter of ROBERT BULLOCK, ESQ., late of Strabane, county Tyrone, Ireland.
November 19 1864 BURNS – MORROW. – [Married] On the 16th inst., at the Wesleyan Church, Brunswick Street, Fitzroy, by the Rev. D. J. Draper, assisted by the Rev., J. G. Millard, the Rev. REV. EDWARD BENSON BURNS, of Hamilton, to MARY ELIZA ELEANOR, youngest daughter of JAMES MORROW, ESQ., late of Dungannon, Ireland. No cards.
September 28 1867 PILKINGTON. – [Died] On the 8th inst, at Geelong, deeply mourned, from the effects of a gunshot wound accidently received, WILLIAM, second son of the REV. JOSEPH PILKINGTON, late rector of the parish of Upper Langfield, county Tyrone, Ireland, aged forty-nine years.
July 11 1868 HARDY. – [Died] On the 12th May, at the residence of her son-in-law, F. FLEETWOOD, ESQ., Rathgar-road, Dublin, in her eightieth year, MARY, widow of the late CHARLES HARDY, ESQ., Coalisland, Co. Tyrone, Ireland, mother of S. L. HARDY, ESQ., M.D., Merrion-square, Dublin, and C. H. HARDY, ESQ., M.D., Carlton, Melbourne.
June 27 1868 McCORMICK. – [Died] On the 22nd inst., at his residence, Union Hotel, Spencer-street, West Melbourne, ANDREW McCORMICK, third son of MR. THOMAS McCORMICK, farmer, late of Dartress, county Tyrone, Ireland, aged thirty-five years.
October 3 1868 McPHERSON – WILSON. – [Married] On the 21st July, at the First Presbyterian Church, Cookstown, Ireland, by the Rev. Charles L. Morell, moderator of the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in Ireland, assisted by the father of the bride, WILLIAM, son of JOHN McPHERSON, ESQ., Helena House, Fitzroy, Melbourne, to MARY MOFFAT, daughter of the REV. H. B. WILSON, Cookstown.
January 16 1869 KEAYS – McCONKEY. – [Married] On the 6th inst. by the Rev. J. Cooper, Pentridge, MR. JOHN SWITZER KEAYS, Footscray, to MARY LETITIA, third daughter of the late DR. McCONKEY, Omagh, county Tyrone, Ireland.
December 24 1869 DUFF. – [Died] On the 20th December, at the Cranbourne Hotel, Cranbourne, JOHN DUFF, formerly of County Tyrone, Ireland, aged seventy-eight years.
January 22 1870 GAY – MANN. – [Married] On the 18th January, at Donnybrook, by the Rev. Alexander McNicol, MR. ROBERT GAY, teacher, third son of JAMES GAY, ESQ., county Tyrone, Ireland, to MISS ELIZABETH EMMILINE MANN, second daughter of WILLIAM MANN, ESQ., formerly of Devonshire, England.
March 22 1873 HALL – BEACOM. – [Married] On the 4th March, at the Wesleyan parsonage, Ararat, by the Rev. R. Fitcher, WILLIAM H. HALL, eldest son of WILLIAM HALL, of Bristol, to JANE BEACOM, third daughter of JOHN BEACOM, of Kilskery, Tyrone, Ireland.
September 18 1874 MOORHEAD. – [Died] On the 9th September, at his residence, No. 2 Murphy-street, South Yarra, after a long and painful illness, MR. WILLIAM MOORHEAD, late of Cook’s Town, county Tyrone, Ireland
November 28 1874 MAGER – MONTEITH. – [Married] On Saturday, 21st November, 1874, at the Primitive Methodist Church, South Brighton, by the Rev. A. T. Glasson (P. M. M., Heidelberg), ALEXANDER MAGER, of South Brighton, to ANNIE MONTEITH, of William-street, Melbourne, daughter of MR. ROBERT MONTEITH, of Tyrone, Ireland. Other papers please copy
October 16 1875 BULL. – [Birth] On the 28th September, at her residence, Simpson-street, East Collingwood, Sister MARY ANN BULL, of the Independent Order of Rechabites, Rose of Denmark Tent No. 4, the daughter of the late WILLIAM ELLIOTT, Omagh, Tyrone, Ireland, and wife of WILLIAM DONCASTER BULL, bricklayer, of a son. Both doing well.
November 13 1875 GORMLEY – HATTY. – [Married] On the 1st November, at the residence of the bride’s father, JOHN HATTY, ESQ., Toolamba, by the Rev. T. Beecher Swift, of Murchison, JAMES GORMLY, of Toolamba, farmer, eldest son of WILLIAM GORMLY, county Tyrone, Ireland, to MARGARET, third daughter of JOHN HATTY, ESQ., Toolamba.
November 20 1875 MAYNE – [Died] On the 14th November, at Clearmont Villas, Stanley-street, Richmond, Victoria, GEORGE, youngest son of the late MR. GEORGE MAYNE, Ballygawley, county Tyrone, Ireland, aged 43 years.
March 25 1876 GRAHAME – BELL. – [Married] On the 15th March, at the residence of the bride’s father, by the Rev. T. Beecher Swift, of Murchison, BERESFORD GRAHAME, of the county Tyrone, Ireland, farmer, Longwood, only son of the late REV. ANDREW GRAHAME, Longwood, to MARY JANE, eldest daughter of MR. JAMES BELL, Forest Green, Longwood.
April 21 1877 ARNOLD. – [Died] On the 9th at her residence, Bluff-road, South Brighton, in the seventy-second year of her age, of paralysis ISABELLA the beloved wife of WILLIAM ARNOLD, formerly of the county Tyrone, Ireland. Her end was peace.
October 6 1877 BROWN – ORR. – [Married] On the 19th September, at the residence of the bride’s parents, Leitchland Cottage, Mount Bolton, near Ballarat, by the Rev. R. Hamilton, Presbyterian minister, JOSEPH BROWN, third son of the late JAMES BROWN, Knockaleery Mills, near Cookstown, County Tyrone, Ireland, to JANE OATT, fifth daughter of ARCHIBALD ORR, ESQ., formerly of Johnstone, Renfrewshire, Scotland. Home papers please copy.
July 13 1878 McINTYRE. – [Died] On the 30th June, at his late residence, 29 Robert-street, Collingwood, JOSHUA McINTYRE, formerly of county Tyrone, Ireland, aged eighty-six years.
October 12 1878 WINTER – McCORMICK. – [Married] On the 19th September, at Wesley Church, Lonsdale-street, Melbourne, by the Rev. W. L. Binks, JAMES WINTER to SARAH McCORMICK, only daughter of the late THOMAS McCORMICK, County Tyrone, Ireland.
December 18 1880 MEEHAN. – [Died] On the 9th December, at her brother’s residence, Warragul, Gippsland, BRIDGET, daughter of the late HENRY MEEHAN, County Tyrone, Ireland, aged 33 years.
September 17 1881 BURTON – GOULD – [Married] On the 7th September, by special licence, at the residence of the bride’s parents, the Rev. W. W. Mantell, Church of England clergyman, JOHN, youngest son of the late JAMES BURTON, of County Tyrone, Ireland, to EMMA, second daughter of ANDREW GOULD, ESQ., of Woodland Villa, Burwood.
September 2 1882 JOHNSTON – FREEMAN. – [Married] On the 23rd August, at St. Mary’s Church, Sunbury, by the Rev. W. C. Ford, WILLIAM JOHN, third son of the late GEO. JOHNSTON, ESQ., county Tyrone, Ireland, to MIRIAM, eldest daughter of J. FREEMAN, ESQ., Inspector of Public Works, both of Sunbury.
August 25 1883 PILKINGTON. – [Died] On the 15th August, at his late residence, Holden-street, North Fitzroy, ROBERT PILKINGTON, third son of the late REV. JOSEPH PILKINGTON, formerly rector of Langfield, County Tyrone, Ireland, of heart disease, aged 53 years.
August 9 1884 McMULLIN. – [Died] On the 3rd August, at his residence, 21 Howard-street, Hotham, JOSEPH McMULLIN, Moy, County Tyrone, Ireland, and beloved husband of JANE McMULLIN, aged 46 years.
October 11 1884 PATTERSON – McCALLUM. – [Married] On the 27th August at the residence of the bride’s mother, Roseneath, Northcote, by the Rev. D. McKenzie, THOMAS, third son of JOSEPH PATTERSON, Moy, Co. Tyrone, Ireland, to MARIA (RIAH), fourth daughter of the late DUNCAN McCALLUM, Clydebank House, Heidelberg-road, North Fitzroy.
November 29 1884 McGOWAN – [Died] On the 19th November, at 15 Royal Terrace, Webster-street, SAMUEL McGOWAN, of Broadbent Bros, & Co., aged 54 years, son of the late REV. J. G. McGOWAN, Presbyterian Minister, Orritor, County Tyrone, Ireland.
January 10 1885 JONAS – SOMERVILLE. – [Married] On the 25th December, at the residence of the bride’s parents, Drouin, Gippsland, by the Rev. S. Sandiford, Warragul, DAVID JONAS, to ELIZA, only daughter of ROBERT SOMERVILLE, County Tyrone, Ireland.
February 28 1885 DUNN. – [Birth] On the 20th February, at Canning-street, North Carlton, the wife [SARAH JANE, nee LYTLE] of the late JOHN DUNN, of Donemana, Co. Tyrone, of a son [JOHN ADAM].
May 2 1885 LAIRD. – [Died] On the 12th April, at her stepfather’s residence, Pine-grove, of heart-disease, WILHELMINA KATE LUCY, second daughter of the late JOHN SMALL AIRD, late of Sandhurst, formerly of Laurel Vale, county Tyrone, Ireland, aged 19 years and 2 months.
September 12 1885 MOORHEAD. – [Died] On the 7th September, at his residence, corner Spring and Pakington streets, Geelong West, HENRY MOORHEAD, formerly of County Tyrone, Ireland, aged 60 years. A colonist of 44 years.
January 23 1886 BEATTY. – [Died] On the 20th December, 1885 at her residence, Koroit Creek, Aitken’s Gap, ELIZABETH, the beloved wife of JOHN BEATTY, late of County Tyrone, Ireland, aged 84. A colonist of 37 years.
February 20 1886 HAMILTON. – [Died] On the 16th February, at the Alfred Hospital, ANDREW JOHN, youngest son of WILLIAM HAMILTON, Dunbunraver, county Tyrone, Ireland, and late of the Royal Oak, Nicholson-street, North Fitzroy, aged 33 years and 7 months.
September25 1886 HENRY. – [Died] On the 14th September, at Newry-street, Fitzroy North, ELIZABETH, youngest daughter of the late ROBERT HENRY, Killoon, Stewartstown, Co. Tyrone, Ireland, and beloved sister of ADAM HENRY and MRS. JANE McCONNELL, aged 47 years.
January 1 1887 BURKE. – [Died] On the 21st December, at the residence of his brother-in-law, MR. JOHN SUMMERS, 30 Clark-street, South Melbourne, MARY, the beloved wife OF MR. WILLIAM BURKE, of Longwarry, native of Tyrone, Ireland, aged 38 years. R.I.P.
April 2 1887 CONNELLY. – [Died] On the 25th March at 67 York-street west, South Melbourne, PATRICK, the beloved husband of MARGARET CONNELLY, late of Geelong, native of Tyrone, Ireland. A colonist of 45 years.
May 21 1887 BASKIN. – [Died] On the 7th May, at his residence, 159 Punt-road, Richmond, of consumption, CHARLES BASKIN, sixth son of JOHN BASKIN, County Tyrone, Ireland, aged 31 years.
Feb ruary25 1888 LAVERY. – [Died] On the 24th January, at Christchurch, N.Z., in her 36th year, MARGARET, the dearly beloved wife of WM. LAVERY, and third daughter of the late CHAS. MILLS, late of Ballygawley, Co. Tyrone, Ireland
September 1 1888 McCAULEY – HUNTER. – [Married] On the 18th August, at the residence of MR. WILLS, 3 Lorne-street, North Melbourne, by Rev. John Thomson, ALEXANDER, youngest son of JAMES McCAULEY, selector, Kyneton, to ELIZABETH, eldest daughter of the late MOSES HUNTER, farmer, county Tyrone, Ireland, niece of JAMES BLEVINS, farmer, Kyneton. Home papers please copy.
October 6 1888 DONAGHY. – [Died] On the 17th September, at Melbourne, CHARLES, eldest son of the late FRANCIS and ELIZABETH DONAGHY, of Station-street, Carlton, and formerly of Eglish Mills, County Tyrone, Ireland, aged 36 years.
September 28 1889 HAMILTON. – [Died] On the 20th September, at Warrnambool, JENNIE (JANE), the beloved wife of RICHARD HAMILTON, and daughter of the late ROBERT JOHNSTON, ESQ., of Magheracolton, county Tyrone, Ireland, aged 46 years.
January 4 1890 TIERNEY. – [Died] On the 26th December at the Alfred Hospital, PETER, youngest son of OWEN TIERNEY, of Altadaven, county Tyrone, Ireland. R.I.P.
November 1 1890 CURRAN. – [Died] On the 25th September, at his residence, Rochester West, PATRICK CURRAN, ages 59 years, formerly of County Tyrone. R.I.P.
February 21 1891 WELLESLEY – [Died] In loving memory of my dear husband, WILLIAM THOMAS WELLESLEY, who died on the18th January 1891 Aged 57. Native of county Tyrone, Ireland.
April 11 1891 BURNS. – [Died] On the 4th April, at 13 Station-place, Carlton, the dearly beloved wife of CHARLES BURNS, Straban, Ireland, age 36 years. Home papers please copy.
April 18 1891 PIKE. – [In Memoriam] In loving remembrance of my beloved husband, RICHARD PIKE, son of the late RICHARD PIKE, ESQ., Beech Grove, county Tyrone, Ireland, who died on the13th April 1890 at Echuca.
February 13 1892 KEARSLEY – HOOD. – [Married] On the 30th December, at Footscray, by the Rev. M. G. Hart, WILLIAM VERDON KEARSLEY, of Broken Hill, second son of MRS. S. KEARSLEY, of Perry-street, Footscray, late of Bendigo, to MARY LINSAY HOOD, only daughter of SAMUEL HOOD, of Bourke-street, Melbourne, late of county Tyrone, Ireland
February 18 1893 McKITTRICK – FLEMING. – [Married] On the 11th January, at the residence of the bride’s parents, West Footscray, by Rev. Donald Macrae Stewart, DAVID, second son of the late DAVID McKITTRICK, of Tullycull, Cookstown, Ireland, to FANNY, eldest daughter of J. FLEMING, contractor, West Footscray.
February 17 1894 KILPATRICK. – [Died] On the 6th February, at his residence, Greville-street, Prahran, THOMAS KILPATRICK, J.P., beloved husband of ANN KILPATRICK, aged 57 years. Native of Moy, County Tyrone, Ireland. Home papers please copy.
August 10 1895 HARPER. – [Died] On the 21st June, at his residence, county Tyrone, Ireland, JOHN HARPER, father of JAMES HARPER, Footscray, aged 90 years.
August 31 1895 WINTER. – [Died] On the 24th August, at Rose-court, William-street, Richmond, SARAH, beloved wife of JAMES WINTER, and only daughter of the late MR. THOMAS McCORMICK, County Tyrone, Ireland, aged 65 years.
January 4 1896 MEEKE – LANG. – [Married] On the 11th December, at the residence of the bride’s parents, by the Rev. E.H. Sugden, B.A., B.Sc., STEEL, the third son on the late STEEL MEEKE, Dungannon, Co. Tyrone, Ireland, to LAURA, fifth daughter of GEORGE LANG, Curtain-street, Carlton, Melbourne.
February 15 1896 CROUGHAN. – [Died] On the 7th February, at her residence, Albert-street, Ararat, HELEN CROUGHAN, relict of the late PETER CROUGHAN, native of Co. Tyrone, Ireland, aged 66 years. Home papers please copy.
November 21 1903 HENDERSON. – [Died] On the 7th November, at Kilmore, HAMILTON HENDERSON, native of Co. Tyrone, Ireland, aged 61 years.
January 20 1906 DAVIDSON. – [Died] On the 8th January, at Faithfull Creek, Euroa, ELIZA JANE, the beloved wife of CHRISTOPHER DAVIDSON, late of County Tyrone, Ireland. Home papers please copy.
July 28 1906 YOUNG. – [Died] On the 20th July, at his residence, Chiltern Valley, Chiltern, ALEXANDER, the beloved husband of the late MARY FRANCES YOUNG, and loved mother of GRACE, ELIZABETH, SARAH, MARY, OSBORNE, SAMUEL, WILLIAM and ALEXANDER YOUNG, native of Edenfogery, County of Tyrone, Ireland, aged 73 years. A colonist of 45 years.
November 2 1907 McFARLANE – CRAIG. – [Married] On the 2nd October, at Auburn Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. Robert M. Fergus, ALFRED WILSON, fourth son of Cr. W. H. McFARLANE, J.P., “Kelvin Grove”, Bacchus Marsh, to REBECCA, third daughter of the late DAVID CRAIG, Castlederg, county Tyrone, Ireland. Address: “Preston Vale”, Fern Tree Gully.
April 18 1908 MAXWELL. – [Died] On the 9th April at “Arondale”, Montrose-street, Surrey Hills, Victoria, MARGARET SOPHIA, the dearly beloved wife of WILLIAM HENRY MAXWELL, and eldest daughter of the late DR. McCONKEY, County Tyrone, Ireland, aged 80. Home papers please copy.
July 25 1908 CARTON – CLOONAN. – [Married] On the 18th July, 1858, at the West Terrace Roman Catholic Church, Adelaide, by the Rev. Father Carew, JAMES eldest son of the late PATRICK CARTON of Ballynoar [Ballyneanor?], Co. Tyrone, Ireland, to BRIDGET, eldest daughter of the late DANIEL CLOONAN, of Frabane, Kings County, Ireland. Present address: Douglas-parade, Newport.
April 22 1911 NEELANDS. – [Died] On the 15th April, at Anderson-street, Euroa, WILLIAM NEELANDS, late of County Tyrone, Ireland, aged 78 years.
June 10 1911 BARTON. – [Died] On the 2nd June at Balmattum, near Euroa, JAMES BARTON, aged 71 years. Native of Co. Tyrone, Ireland.
April 3 1915 CRAWFORD –LAMMIE. – (Golden Wedding) – On the 23rd March 1865, at Bar Church, Fintona, by the Rev. C. Hudson, FRANCIS, youngest son of ALEX. CRAWFORD, Tyreenan, to ALICE, eldest daughter of ROBERT LAMMIE, county Tyrone, Ireland. Present address: “Fintona”, Wetherall-road, Cheltenham.
August 15 1915 WALLACE – MONTEITH. – (Golden Wedding) – On the 10th August 1865, at Fitzroy, Melbourne, by the Rev. Caldwell, JAMES ANDREW WALLACE, Renfrew, Scotland, to MATILDA J. MONTEITH, only daughter of the late WILLIAM MONTEITH, ESQ., Tyrone, Ireland. Present address: “Dunoon”, Dudley-parade, East Camberwell.