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Corscaden Genealogy Notes, Co. Donegal, Ireland 1836-67

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Transcribed from Personal Announcements of Births, Marriages and Deaths & Notices Inserted in the Strabane Morning Post and Londonderry Sentinel
Transcribed, Compiled and Submitted by
Len Swindley, Melbourne, Australia




Date Notice
Dec 20 1836 We learn, that on the night of Monday last, there was stolen off a cart in the town of Donegal, five firkins of butter, the property of Mr. Richard Corscaden, merchant. Mr. Corscaden has offered a reward for such information as may lead to the discovery of same, so that we trust the thief will be discovered (Strabane Morning Post)
Oct 2 1841 [Died] At Ballintra, on Sunday last, at the advanced age of 86, Mrs. Corscaden, relict of the late Arthur Corscaden, Esq., of Ballintra (Londonderry Sentinel)
Nov 27 1841 [Died] At Gortward, on the 22nd inst., Mr. Thomas Corscaden, aged 79 years, much respected by all who knew him (Londonderry Sentinel)
Nov 6 1847 CORSCADDEN & NESBITT. [Married] On Tuesday, the 12th ult., at St. John's Point, Wesleyan Methodist Chapel, county Donegal, by the Rev. John Walker, Richard Corscadden, Esq., merchant, Donegal, to Miss Nesbitt, daughter of John Nesbitt, Esq., Woodend, county Donegal, and sister of the late Captain Nesbitt, Londonderry (Londonderry Sentinel)
Feb 27 1847 [Died] Of fever, on Tuesday, the 23rd inst., at his residence, Ballintra, in the county of Donegal, Arthur Corscaden, Esq., in the 49th year of his age (Londonderry Sentinel)
Mar 20 1847 [Died] At Donegal, on the 10th inst., aged 52 years, Ellen, wife of Mr. Richard Corscaden, merchant, deservedly regretted (Londonderry Sentinel)
Dec 21 1849 [Died] At Ballintra, on Sunday, the 6th inst., Miss Rebecca Corscaden, aged 68 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
Dec 28 1849 [Died] At Ballintra, on Sunday, the 16th inst., Miss Barbara Corscaden, aged 68 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
Feb 12 1867 MORROW & CORSCADEN. [Married] February 7, in the Methodist Church, Donegal, by the Rev. Edward Johnston, Mr. George Morrow, Donegal, to Sarah Ann, eldest daughter of Mr. George Corscaden, Old Road, Mountcharles, and niece of Richard Corscaden, Esq., merchant, Donegal (Londonderry Sentinel)