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McClure Family Notes, Cos. Donegal, Londonderry & Tyrone 1778-1866

Extracts from Newspapers
Extracted from personal notices inserted in the Londonderry Journal & Londonderry Sentinel
Transcribed, Compiled and Submitted by
Len Swindley, Melbourne, Australia
len_swindley[at]hotmail.com

 

Note: the compiler of this file has no connection to any McClure family

***ORIGINAL SPELLING HAS BEEN RETAINED***

 

CO. DONEGAL

April 18 1835 [Died] On Sunday, the 12th inst., Mr. Robert McClure, of Maghrenappin, near Convoy, aged 68 years. He left three sons and two daughters to lament his loss. His remains were interred on Tuesday in the church yard of Convoy (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 18 1838 [Died] On the 10th ult., of inflammation on the chest, Jane, only daughter of the late Robert McClure, Esq., Raphoe, in the 16th year of her age, after a short but severe illness (Londonderry Sentinel)
July 13 1839 [Died] On Tuesday the 2nd inst., aged 23 years, Rebecca, daughter of the late Mr. Robert McClure, Magheranappin (Londonderry Sentinel)
September 5 1840 [Married] On Tuesday, August 25, by the Rev. John Stott, Convoy, Mr. Robert McClure, of Maghranappin, to Miss Margaret Montgomery, second daughter of Mr. Hugh Montgomery, of Ray (Londonderry Sentinel)
July 1 1843 [Died] On the 3rd ult., at Findrum, near Raphoe, county Donegal, the residence of her nephew, Andrew McClure, Esq., Miss Mary McClure, aged 85 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
June 29 1844 [Married] On the 18th inst., at Vernant Lodge, Belfast, by the Rev. David Hamilton, the Rev. Francis McClure, of Carrigart, county Donegal, to Kezia, daughter of the late Job Rider, of Belfast (Londonderry Sentinel)
February 24 1849 [Married] On the 20th inst., by the Rev. J. Steele, in the First Presbyterian Church, Stranorlar, Mr. James McClure, jun., Tiviogmuy, to Miss Jane Thompson, Ballinatone (Londonderry Sentinel)
September 13 1861 [Married] August 29, in Donoughmore Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. Alexander Caldwell, assisted by the Rev. J.W. Whigham, of Ballinasloe, Mr. Thomas McKinley, of Gortleteragh, Stranorlar, to Miss McClure, Laught, Donoughmore (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 23 1862 [Died] May 17, at her residence, Raphoe, Jane, relict of the late Robert McClure, Esq., aged 67 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 29 1862 [Died] August 14, at his residence, Magheranappin, Mr. William McClure, aged 86 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
December 19 1862 [Died] December 13, at his residence, Kilwerry [Killyverry], John McClure, aged 82 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 20 1863 [Married] March 5, in the First Presbyterian Church, Raphoe, by the Rev. J. Thomson, Mr. Oliver McClure, of the Bann, to Dinah, daughter of Mr. James Kilpatrick, Habestown (Londonderry Sentinel)
February 2 1864 [Birth] January 28, at Augheyault, Convoy, the wife of Mr. Charles McClure, of a son (Londonderry Sentinel)
July 26 1864 [Married] July 21, in the Second Presbyterian Church, Letterkenny, by the Rev. O. Leitch, Samuel Reid, Esq., Illistrin, to Jane, daughter of Finlay McClure, Esq., Culbuoy (Londonderry Sentinel)
July 29 186 [Married] July 26, in the Presbyterian Church, Donoughmore, by the Rev. John Porter Dickey, Mr. John McClure, of Greenlees, to Miss Isabella Griffith, of Altnapaste (Londonderry Sentinel)
September 9 1864 [Died] August 31, Miss Anne McClure, late of Green Cottage, county Donegal, aged 86 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
February 28 1865 [Died] February 12, at the Manse, Carrigart, Mr. George McClure, aged 17 years, second son of the Rev. Francis McClure (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 5 1865 [Died] April 14, at the Manse, Carrigart, Mary Jane, aged 11 years, the only daughter of the Rev. Francis McClure (Londonderry Sentinel)
October 10 1865 [Died] September 17, suddenly, of heart disease, on board H.M.S. Racer, at Leghorn, Andrew McClure, Esq., M. A., M. D., surgeon of the said Ship, aged 41 years, and formerly of Raphoe, Ireland. Buried in the English cemetery (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 2 1866 [Died] February 24, at Greenlees, Jane, relict of the late Mr. John McClure, Greenlees, Killygordon, aged 79 years (Londonderry Sentinel)


 

CO LONDONDERRY

January 12 1778 [Died] Sunday last Capt. John McClure of this City (Londonderry Journal)
October 11 1845 [Died] On the 18th ult., in the 35th year of his age, of malignant fever, on board H.M. steam sloop "Eclair", off the island of Madeira, Gawin M. McClure, Esq., M. D., surgeon, R.N., of Moneyrea (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 9 1847 [Married] On the 7th inst., in Muff Church, County Derry, by the Rev. Charles Seymour, Rector of Killea, J. Henry Rowe, Esq., of this City, to Eliza, youngest daughter of John McClure, Esq (Londonderry Sentinel)
December 21 1849 [Died] On the 29th ult., Mr. Robert McClure, eldest son of Mr. Samuel McClure, of the Waterside, in the 29th year of his age (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 25 1850 [Died] On Wednesday morning, at her residence, at Pump Street, in this City, Fanny, the beloved wife of John McClure, Esq. Her remains will be interred in the Cathedral burying ground on Saturday morning, at 10 o'clock (Londonderry Sentinel)
October 4 1850 [Died] At the Waterside, on Saturday 28th September, Samuel, third son of Mr. Samuel McClure, aged 27 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
June 13 1851 [Died] On Monday, the 2nd inst., at Aberdeen, by the Rev. J. Bryce, of Gilcomston Free Church, the Rev. William McClure, of this City, to Barbara, eldest daughter of John Dickie, Esq (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 28 1853 [Died] On the morning of the 26th inst., Barbara, wife of the Rev. William McClure, of this city (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 31 1854 [Birth] At Garvagh, on the 23rd inst., the wife of Mr. William McClure, woollendraper, of a daughter (Londonderry Sentinel)
June 26 1857 [Birth] At Garvagh, on the 18th inst., the wife of Mr. William McClure, merchant, of a daughter (Londonderry Sentinel)
December 31 1858 [Married] On the 21st inst., in the First Presbyterian Church, Glendermott, by the Rev. Alexander Buchanan, Mr. William McClure, of Kernafern, to Miss Ann Mitchell, of Craigtown (Londonderry Sentinel)
April 15 1859 [Married] April 12, in the Presbyterian Church of Dervock, by the Rev. Jackson Smyth, Dromore, the Rev. Samuel McClure, of Crossroads, Derry, to Sarah, third daughter of Mr. Hugh Smyth, Dervock, county Antrim (Londonderry Sentinel)
April 6 1860 [Married] March 29, in Miltown Church, by the Rev. Christopher Graham, assisted by the Rev. Mr. Bradley, Richard Jackson, Esq., of Coushe House, to Eliza, third daughter of Mr. John McClure, merchant, Miltown, Maghera (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 25 1860 [Died] May 20, at his residence, Orchard Street, Derry, Mr. James McClure, coach builder, aged 45 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
June 27 1862 [Died] June 24, at his late residence, in Pump Street, John McClure Esq. His remains will be removed from thence for interment in the Cathedral burying-ground, on Saturday, tomorrow morning, at ten o'oclock (Londonderry Sentinel)
July 20 1866 [Died] July 17, at 3 Eglinton Terrace, Portrush, the residence of his sister Mrs. Rowe, George, youngest and only surviving son of the late John McClure, of this City. His remains will be removed from the Waterside Terminus of the Coleraine Railway, for interment in the Cathedral Burying Ground, on Tuesday morning, 24th July, at ten o'clock (Londonderry Sentinel)


 

CO. TYRONE

August 2 1861 [Died] July 29, at Cloughogle, Mr. John McClure, aged 85 years (Londonderry Sentinel)