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Humphreys Families of Strabane, Co. Tyrone & East Donegal 1814-69

Extracted from the STRABANE MORNING POST and the LONDONDERRY SENTINEL
Transcribed, compiled and submitted by Len Swindley, Melbourne, Australia
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STRABANE MORNING POST

December 27 1814

TO BE SOLD,

ISLAND MORE,

The Property of MRS DESPARD HUMPHREYS, held under the Sea of Londonderry, situated one mile from Strabane; one from Lifford; and two from Port-Hall. Sealed Proposals (directed to the Proprietor), will be received until the 1st day of January, at which time the Purchaser will be declared.

Strabane, Oct. 7.

November 11 1828 Suddenly, at Lifford [Co. Donegal], on Thursday last, ISAAC HUMPHREYS, ESQ. late captain in his Majesty’s 62nd regiment of foot
May 10 1831 At Lifford [Co. Donegal], on Monday se’nnight, MRS HUMPHREYS, relict of the late DESPARD HUMPHREYS, ESQ. of Strabane
May 10 1831 On Wednesday last JOHN GAMBLE ESQ. of this town. Author of Views of Society and Manners in the North of Ireland, Stanley, Charleton, and several other esteemed Works. This lamented Gentleman walked partly to Lifford, and accompanied the Funeral of the late MRS HUMPHREYS to the graveyard here, and whilst in the Church, at the reading of the Funeral Service, he dropped down, and instantly expired. He was a Gentleman universally respected by all who had the pleasure of his acquaintance


 

LONDONDERRY SENTINEL

May 25 1833 Died in Strabane, on Wednesday week, the 15th inst., after a lingering illness, MRS. HUMPHRYS, wife of MR. CHARLES HUMPHRYS, innkeeper
April 25 1835 Died on the morning of Thursday, the 14th inst., at the age of 4 years, CARBERRY ALEXANDER, youngest son of MAJOR HUMPHREYS, Provost of Strabane
January 23 1836 Died on Wednesday morning, MR. CHARLES HUMPHREYS, of Strabane, aged 70 years
May 19 1838 Birth: May 8, at Cavanacor, county Donegal, the lady of CAPTAIN HUMPHREYS, of a daughter
April 17 1847 Married on Tuesday, the 13th inst., at Strabane Church, by the Rev. Edward Bowen, Rector of Taughboyne, county Donegal, the REV. JOHN MAGUIRE, Vicar of Boyle, county Roscommon, and Prebendary of Kilcooly, Diocese of Elphin, to ANNE JANE, third daughter of JOHN HUMPHREYS, ESQ., of Milltown House, county Tyrone
October 18 1850 Married: October 15th, at the Parish Church of Camus Juxta Morne, by the Hon. and Right Rev. the Lord Bishop of Derry and Raphoe, assisted by the Rev. B.B. Gough, M.A., His Lordship's Chaplain, the REV. W. ALEXANDER, Chaplain to the Lord Lieutenant of Ireland, and Rector of Termonamongan, to CECIL FRANCES, the daughter of MAJOR HUMPHREYS, of Milltown House
June 6 1851 Married: May 14th, at St. Andrew's Church, Plymouth, by the Rev. the Vicar, WILLIAM POWER REED, ESQ., son of the late LIEUT. COLONEL REED, K.H., to KATHERINE, youngest daughter of MAJOR HUMPHREYS, Milltown House, county Tyrone
April 2 1852 Birth: On the 25th of March, at Killygordon [Co. Donegal], MRS. A. SINCLAIR HUMPHREYS, of a daughter
August 13 1852 Birth: August 1, at Milltown House, county Tyrone, the wife of J.J.H. HUMPHREYS, ESQ., Barrister at law, of a daughter
March 31 1854 Birth: On Friday, the 24th inst., at Killygordon [Co. Donegal], the wife of the REV. ALEXANDER SINCLAIR HUMPHREYS, of a daughter
September 23 1854 Married on the 14th September, at the Parish Church, Stratford on Avon, by the Rev. Henry Hardinge, Vicar, assisted by the Rev. William Alexander, B.A., of Brasenose College, Oxford, Rector of Termonamongan, WILLIAM DRUMMOND HUMPHREYS, ESQ., J.P., youngest son of MAJOR HUMPHREYS, of Miltown House, county Tyrone, to ISABELLA CAROLINE, second daughter of DR. THOMPSON, M.D., Stratford on Avon
September 28 1855 Birth: On the 22nd inst., at Milltown House, Strabane, the wife of WILLIAM HUMPHREYS, ESQ., of a son
May 30 1856 Birth: At Killygordon [Co. Donegal], on the 23rd inst., the wife of the REV. A.S. HUMPHREYS, of a son
June 5 1857 Birth: On the 28th ult., at Killygordon [Co. Donegal], the wife of the REV. A. SINCLAIR HUMPHRYS, of a son
July 17 1857 Birth: At Milltown House, Strabane, on Saturday, the 11th inst., the wife of WILLIAM HUMPHREYS, ESQ., of a son
January 29 1858 Died on Friday, the 22nd inst., at Millton House, Strabane, JAMES HAMILTON, infant son of WILLIAM HUMPHREYS, ESQ., aged 6 months
July 23 1858 Birth: On Friday, the 16th inst., at Milltown House, Strabane, the wife of WILLIAM HUMPHREYS, ESQ., of a son
June 17 1859 Birth: At Killygordon [Co. Donegal], on the 9th inst., the wife of the REV. A. SINCLAIR HUMPHREYS, of a daughter
September 9 1859 Birth: On Monday, the 5th September, at Milltown House, Strabane, the wife of WILLIAM D. HUMPHREYS, ESQ., of a daughter
May 25 1860 Died at Killygordon [Co. Donegal], on the 16th inst., of scarletina, ROBERT STEWART, youngest son of the REV. A.S. HUMPHREYS, aged 3 years
June 8 1860 Died June 2, at Killygordon [Co. Donegal], of scarletina, ISAAC WILLIAM DESPARD, eldest son of the REV. A. SINCLAIR HUMPHREYS, aged four years
December 21 1860 Birth: December 12, at Killygordon [Co. Donegal], the wife of the REV. A. SINCLAIR HUMPHREYS, of a son
January 4 1861 Birth: January 1, at Miltown House, Strabane, the wife of WILLIAM HUMPHREYS, ESQ., of a daughter
August 8 1862 Birth: Aug. 6, at Killygordon [Co. Donegal], the wife of the REV. A. SINCLAIR HUMPHREYS, of a daughter
April 3 1863 Birth: March 29, at Milltown House, Strabane, the wife of T. WILLIAM D. HUMPHREYS, ESQ., of a son
April 10 1863 Died: April, 6, at Monellan, county Donegal, the seat of the REV. ROBERT DELAP, ANNE SINCLAIR, the beloved wife of the REV. A. SINCLAIR HUMPHREYS, Killygordon, aged 85 years
September 23 1864 Birth: September 17, at Milltown House, Strabane, the wife of T.W.D. HUMPHREYS, ESQ., of a daughter
December 19 1865 Birth: December 17, at Milltown House, Strabane, the wife of T.W.D. HUMPHREYS, ESQ., of a daughter
November 5 1867 Birth: November 3, at Miltown House, Strabane, the wife of T.W.D. HUMPHREYS, ESQ., of a daughter
February 9 1869 Birth: Feb 5, at Miltown House, Strabane, the wife of T.W.D. HUMPHREYS, ESQ., of a daughter
March 5 1869 Died March 3, at Milltown House, Strabane, MARY, infant daughter of T.W.D. HUMPHREYS, ESQ