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Hemphill Family Notes, Co. Tyrone 1828-1898

Personal announcements and notices extracted from the STRABANE MORNING POST, LONDONDERRY/ DERRY JOURNAL, LONDONDERRY STANDARD & LONDONDERRY SENTINEL & TYRONE CONSTITUTION
Transcribed, compiled and submitted by Len Swindley, Melbourne, Australia
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STRABANE MORNING POST:

May 27 1828 EXTRAORDINARY FECUNDITY. MR. JOHN HEMPHILL, of Tullywhisker, near Strabane, a respectable farmer, on the Marquis of Abercorn’s Estate, has in his possession a Mare, which, on Tuesday the 20th instant, had two foals, one male and one female, both of which are strong, healthy, and full sized animals, and with their dam, are likely to do well
February 28 1832 Married at Castlederg on Thursday se’nnight, by the Rev. James Adams, MR. WILLIAM TURNER of this town, to MISS HEMPHILL, daughter of MR. JAMES HEMPHILL, of that place


 

LONDONDERRY SENTINEL:

February 1 1840 Died at the age of 21 years, at Laughill, on the 26th ult., CHARLES HEMPHILL, son of MR. CHARLES HEMPHILL, SEN., after a protracted Illness
September 17 1842 Married on the 7th inst., by the Rev. Matthew Clark, Ardstraw, MR. SAMUEL CALDWELL, Ballinalone, to JANE, eldest daughter of the late MR. ROBERT HEMPHILL, of Cladyalt
March 8 1850 Married on the 28th ult., in the Second Presbyterian Church, Castlederg, by the Rev. John Armstrong, MR JOSEPH HEMPHILL, Luremore, to SARAH, second daughter, of MR. SAMUEL McCAY, Fraughlough, Castlederg
November 22 1850 Married on the 19th inst., in the Second Presbyterian Church Castlederg, by the Rev. John Armstrong, MR. JOHN HEMPHILL, third son of MR. JOHN HEMPHILL, of Listemore, to FANNY, the only daughter of MR. SAMUEL LOVE, Crew
January 7 1853 Married on the 29th ult., in the Second Presbyterian Church, Castlederg, by the Rev. John Armstrong, MR. JAMES HEMPHILL, to JANE, daughter of the late MR. ROBERT BOGGS, Dunrain
September 12 1856 Died on the 29th ult., ELIZABETH, aged 13 years, daughter of the late MR. WILLIAM HEMPHILL, of Sessagh, Castlederg
September 12 1856 Died on the 1st inst., JANE, aged 17 years, daughter of the late MR. WILLIAM HEMPHILL, of Sessagh, Castlederg
May 28 1858 Died on the 3rd inst., MRS. HEMPHILL, of Straw, near Newtownstewart, in the 84th year of her age. She was the eldest daughter of MR. WILLIAM McFARLAND, of Learden, who married MARIA, the eldest daughter of the late MR. ANDREW BUCHANAN, of Tattyreagh, near Omagh, and was the first cousin to the HON. JAMES BUCHANAN, now President of America
August 20 1858 Married on the 19th inst., in the Second Presbyterian Church, Strabane, by the REV. W.A. RUSSELL, brother to the bride, ANDREW DUNN HEMPHILL, ESQ., Washington City, United States of America, to ELIZABETH, daughter of MR. ALEXANDER RUSSELL, Burnside, Raphoe [Co. Donegal]
March 7 1865 Died on the 24th February, at Tullywhisker, MR. JAMES HEMPHILL, aged 68 years
June 1 1866 Married April 22, by the Rev. Samuel C. Davis, MR. THOMAS CAMPBELL, Maconpin county, Illinois, to ANNIE, eldest daughter of MR. THOMAS KNOX, of Randolph county, Missouri, and granddaughter of the late REV. CHARLES HEMPHILL, Parish of Badoney, county Tyrone
December 4 1866 Died November 28, at Castlesessaugh, Castlederg, ELIZABETH, relict of the late MR. WILLIAM HEMPHILL, aged 62 years
December 11 1868 Married on the 3rd December, in the Urney Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. John McCaughey, M.A., MR. JAMES KNOX, of Whiskeyhill, to REBECCA JANE, daughter of the late MR. JAMES HEMPHILL, of same Place
December 18 1868 Married December 9, in the First Presbyterian Church, Garvetagh, Castlederg, by the Rev. John Crocket, CHARLES, youngest son of MR. CHARLES HEMPHILL, to MARGARET, second daughter of MR. ALEXANDER HAMILTON, both of Surentars [Luremore?]
March 5 1869 Married Feb 21, at Drumquin Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. Mr. Davidson, MR. ROBERT HEMPHILL, Castlederg, to MISS MARIA GRAHAM, fourth daughter of JOHN GRAHAM, ESQ., Coolkeragh House, Drumquin


 

LONDONDERRY/ DERRY JOURNAL:

January 25 1831 Married on Thursday, the 13th instant., by the Rev. Mr. Gilkey, of Omagh, MR. WILLIAM CAMPBELL, of Beltrim, to ANN, second daughter of the REV. MR. HEMPHILL, of Gortin
November 18 1872 Died Nov. 11 at her residence, Lowhill, near Castlederg, JANE, daughter of the late MR. CHARLES HEMPHILL, aged 60 years
May 2 1873 Probate notice regarding the estate of the late JANE HEMPHILL, Luremore; executor THOMAS SPROULE, Aughascribby, both Co. Tyrone
November 5 1873 Married Oct. 30 at the First Castlederg Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. John Crockett, SAMUEL ALLISON, ESQ., Castlegore House, to MISS FANNY HEMPHILL, only daughter of WIDOW HEMPHILL, Sion, Castlederg
April 10 1874 Married April 16, at the residence of the bride’s brother-in-law, White Hart Hotel, Omagh, by special licence, by the Rev. John Arnold, JOHN MOONEY Belfast, to SUSAN, second daughter of EDWARD HEMPHILL, ESQ., Castlederg
July 24 1874 Died July 17, at his residence, Ferguson Arms Hotel, Castlederg, MR. EDWARD HEMPHILL, aged 68 years
December 25 1876 Died December 20, at the Ferguson Arms Hotel, Castlederg, MRS. MARGARET HEMPHILL, aged 65 years
September 5 1883 Died August 5, at Abilene, Texas, America, WILLIAM JAMES HEMPHILL, third son of the late JOHN HEMPHILL, Ballyfolliard, Castlederg
July 21 1884 Married July 17, in the First Castlederg Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. James McCay, MR. WILLIAM MATTHEWS, Arva, county Cavan, to SARAH, only daughter of MR. JOSEPH HEMPHILL, Dunrain, Castlederg
September 30 1892 Died September 28, at Tullywhisker, JANE HEMPHILL, aged 77 years
February 28 1898 Died February 20, at his residence, 37, Upper Gloucester-place, Dorset-square, London, N.W., Surgeon-General WILLIAM HEMPHILL, youngest son of the late JOHN HEMPHILL, Listymore, Castlederg
May 30 1898 Died May 4, by the effect of a fall from a bicycle, at San Francisco, California, America, JOSEPH LECKY HEMPHILL, second son of ROBERT HEMPHILL, Castlederg


 

LONDONDERRY STANDARD:

February 5 1835 Died on Christmas day, near Gortin, at the residence of her brother in law, the REV. CHARLES HEMPHILL, aged 75, CATHERINE, relict of the late MR. DAVID McCOOL, land surveyor, of this City
July 1 1840 Married on Saturday, the 27th ult., by his uncle, the REV. DAVID GILKEY, of Omagh, at the residence of the bride's father, Lenamore House, MR. THOMAS KNOX, of this City [Londonderry], to CATHERINE, youngest daughter of the REV. CHARLES HEMPHILL, Presbyterian Minister of Badoney
January 29 1840 Died at Ozark, in the state of Arkansas, North America, last October, CHARLES JAMES HEMPHILL, ESQ., counseller at law, and youngest son of the REV. CHARLES HEMPHILL, Presbyterian Minister of Badoney


 

TYRONE CONSTITUTION:

February 4 1870 Birth: Jan. 31, the wife of MR. ROBERT HEMPHILL, Castlesessagh, Castlederg, of a son
December 30 1870 Married Dec. 22, at Crossroads Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. John Gilmour, MR. JOHN HUGH GREER, of Lisnacreight, to ELIZA ANNE, daughter of MR. JOHN HEMPHILL, of Lisnacreight
December 22 1871 Married Dec. 19, at First Presbyterian Church, Castlederg, by the Rev. John Crockett, JOHN T. R., son of the REV. ROBERT JOHNSTON, rector of Rosscorry, Enniskillen [Co. Fermanagh], to JANE, daughter of MR. EDWARD HEMPHILL, Hotel Castlederg