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Porter Family Notes, Co. Londonderry 1830-70

Extracted from personal notices inserted in the LONDONDERRY SENTINEL & LONDONDERRY STANDARD
Transcribed, Compiled and Submitted by
Len Swindley, Melbourne, Australia
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***ORIGINAL SPELLING HAS BEEN RETAINED***

July 10 1830 [Married] At Newtownlimavady, on Thursday, the 8th July, by the Rev. Henry Montgomery, Francis Dalzell Finlay, Esq., proprietor of the Northern Whig, to Mary Anne, second daughter of the Rev. William Porter, of Newtownlimavady (Londonderry Sentinel)
September 18 1830 [Married] On the 14th inst., by the Rev. Hugh Brooke, Mr. John Baldrick, of Linsfort, to Sarah, second daughter of Mr. James Porter, of Elagh (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 11 1833 [Married] On Thursday evening, the 9th inst., by the Rev. Mr. Brooke, Mr. Robert Porter, Carnamaddy, to Mary Jane, eldest daughter of the late Mr. John Allison, of Speenig (Londonderry Sentinel)
November 29 1834 [Married] On the 24th inst., by the Rev. George Hay, Mr William Sawers, to Ellen, youngest daughter of the late Mr. Robert Porter, of this City (Londonderry Sentinel)
April 18 1835 [Died] At Moleny, after a protracted illness, Susan, youngest daughter of the late Rev. Cunningham Porter, for many years Curate of the Parish of Burt, Diocese of Derry (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 5 1836 [Married] On the 26th ult., in Dublin, at the house of Mr. Mostyn, by the Rev. Mr. Carlisle, of the Presbyterian Church, John Steele Porter, Esq., of this City, to Agnes, daughter of Henry Thornton Mostyn, Esq., and niece of Folliot T. Mostyn, Esq., Dublin (Strabane Morning Post)
December 17 1836 [Died] At Elagh, on the 9th inst., Mr. David Porter, aged 60 (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 2 1840 [Died] At Bishop Street, on Wednesday, the 29th ult., Thomas, son of Mr. James Porter, aged 2 years and 3 months (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 5 1842 [Married] On the 24th ult., by the Rev. W. McClure, Mr. Thomas Roulstone, of Castlegay, Letterkenny, to Eliza Jane, youngest daughter of Mr. Samuel Porter, Balloughry, Derry (Londonderry Sentinel)
September 16 1843 [Died] On Thursday, the 7th inst., aged 69 years, the Rev. William Porter, who was for 44 years minister of the Presbyterian Congregation of Newtownlimavady, for 14 years Clerk to the General of Ulster, the first Moderator of the Remonstrant Synod, and Clerk to the General Synod of Ulster (Londonderry Sentinel)
April 19 1845 [Died] On the 11th inst., at Elaghbeg, aged 44 years, after a painful and lingering illness, Mary, the wife of Mr. John Porter (Londonderry Sentinel)
September 6 1845 [Married] On the 27th ult., in the 2nd Drumbanagher Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. Robert McClean, Mr. Richard Hudson, Fourtowns, to Isabella, only daughter of Mr. John Porter, Kilrea, and sister to the Rev. H. Porter, Coleraine (Londonderry Sentinel)
June 20 1846 [Died] On the 9th inst., of pulmonary consumption, at the residence of his father, near Newry, the Rev. Hugh Porter, pastor of the Second Presbyterian Congregation, Coleraine (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 13 1849 [Died] On the 8th inst., at Elagh, Sarah, the beloved wife of Mr. James Porter, aged 84 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
February 3 1849 [Married] On Monday, the 29th ult., in the First Presbyterian Church, Londonderry, by the Rev. Robert Gray, Mr. David Wark, Carryreagh, to Elizabeth, second daughter of Mr. Thomas Porter, of Toolette, Burt (Londonderry Sentinel)
July 13 1849 [Died] At Elagh, on the 7th inst., Mr. James Porter, aged 87 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
April 18 1851 [Married] On the 15th inst., in the Presbyterian Church, Magherafelt, by the Rev. James Wilson, Mr. James Caldwell, of Rosegarland, to Anne Jane, eldest daughter of the late Mr. John Porter, of Killyboggan (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 30 1852 [Died] On Tuesday, the 20th inst., at Drumahoe, near Larne, the residence of her son, Rev. Classon Porter, Eliza, relict of the late Rev. William Porter, of Newtownlimavady, in the 70th year of her age (Londonderry Sentinel)
November 26 1852 [Died] On the 22nd inst., of inflammation of the throat, Robert William, son of Mr. James Porter, Bishop Street, aged 4 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 18 1856 [Died] At Moyessit, Tubbermore, on the 8th inst., of scarletina, Robert, third son of Mr. Henry Porter, aged 11 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
February 29 1856 [Died] At Killynumber, Tubbermore, on the 19th inst., Mr. John Porter, in his 58th year (Londonderry Sentinel)
April 18 1856 [Married] At Tubbermore Presbyterian Church, on the 7th inst., by the Rev. W. Brown, A.M., Mr. Henry Peddle, to Miss Nancy Porter, both of Tubbermore (Londonderry Sentinel)
November 14 1856 [Died] At Elagh, on the morning of the 13th inst., after a protracted illness, Mr. James Porter. His remains will be removed for interment in the family burying ground, Drumhaggard, on Saturday morning, the 15th inst., at 11 o'clock (Londonderry Sentinel)
April 30 1858 [Married] On the 22nd inst., in Powerscourt Church, by the Rev. Charles McDonough, Douglas Nicholson, Esq., only son of Edward Nicholson, Esq., of The Glen, county Sligo, to Cecilia, daughter of John Steele Porter, Esq., of Londonderry (Londonderry Sentinel)
June 25 1858 [Married] On the 17th inst., in Glendermott Church, by the Rev. David Babington, A. W. Porter, Esq., Provincial Bank, to Mary, second daughter of the late William Kittson, Esq., of Enniskillen (Londonderry Sentinel)
November 26 1858 [Married] On the 18th inst., in the Presbyterian Church, Ballyarnett, by the Rev. Robert McCreery, Mr. George Porter, Redcastle, to Fanny, daughter of Mr. Robert Porter, Lenamore (Londonderry Sentinel)
February 10 1860 [Died] February 3, at Kingston, Dublin, at the residence of her son in law, Agnes, wife of John Steele Porter, Esq., of this City (Londonderry Sentinel)
April 6 1860 [Married] March 29, in the Presbyterian Church, Inch, by the Rev. James Anderson, brother to the bride, Mr. Joseph Porter, to Miss Mary Anderson, both of Londonderry (Londonderry Sentinel)
November 28 1862 [Married] November 25, in the Ballyarnett Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. Robert McCreery, Mr. Andrew Kinkaid, Dundrain, to Jane, eldest daughter of Mr. Andrew Porter, Elagh (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 5 1863 [Married] April 30, in the Ballyarnett Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. Robert McCreery, Mr. Robert Porter, of Lanemore, to Eliza Jane, daughter of Mr. Robert Cuthbert, Calmore (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 12 1865 [Married] May 9, at the Waterside Roman Catholic Chapel, Derry, by the Rev. P. Campbell, C.C., Mr. John Porter, Ballinlough, Buncrana, to Mary, second daughter of Mr. Thomas Deehan, Tamnareagh, county Derry (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 15 1865 [Married] August 11, in the First Presbyterian Church, Derry, by the Rev. Robert Beattie, Convoy, Mr. William John Porter, teacher of Convoy [Co. Donegal] Agricultural National School, to Catherine, daughter of Mr. Samuel Clark, Tergoland, near Dungiven (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 22 1865 [Married] August 16, at Desertegney, by the Rev. John Curry, William, eldest son of William McCormick, Esq., of Lissahally, to Cecilia, relict of Douglas Nicholson, Esq., of Sligo, and daughter of John Steele Porter, Esq., of Derry (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 9 1866 [Died] On the 7th January, at Linenhall Street, Londonderry, Miss Margaret Porter. Her remains will be removed for interment in the Cathedral Burying Ground, on Wednesday morning next, at ten o'clock precisely (Londonderry Sentinel)
April 6 1866 [Married] March 29, in the Ballyarnett Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. Robert McCreery, Mr. John Knight, to Miss Eliza Porter, both of Londonderry (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 25 1866 [Birth] May 17, at Londonderry, the wife of D. C. Porter, Esq., Inspector of National Schools, of a daughter (Londonderry Sentinel)
July 20 1866 [Died] July 17, Miss Porter, Linenhall Street, Derry (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 8 1867 [Married] March 6, at the Parish Church, Maghera, by the Rev. J.A. Stewart, Mr. James Kennedy, Maghera, to Nancy, eldest daughter of Mr. James Porter, Church Lane, Maghera (Londonderry Sentinel)
April 23 1867 [Married] April 17, in the First Presbyterian Church, Glendermott, by the Rev. Alexander Buchanan, Mr. George Love, Canada West, to Miss Isabella Porter, Gortiview (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 28 1867 [Died] May 25, at his residence, East Wall, Derry, John Steele Porter, Esq., aged 64 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
July 5 1867 [Died] On the 23rd June, at his residence, Eglinton, William Porter, aged 62 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 17 1868 [Died] January 15, at Lenamore, Jane Porter, aged 86 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 29 1868 [Married] May 26, at the Cathedral, Derry, by the Rev. Richard Babington, Andrew Porter, Derry, to Annie, daughter of Mr. John Mitchell, Creevagh (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 11 1868 [Married] August 4, at Terrace Row Presbyterian Church, Coleraine, by the Rev. J. McDonnell, Coleraine, Mr. James Porter, Ballycairn, to Elizabeth, eldest daughter of Mr. John Jamieson, the Island, near Coleraine (Londonderry Sentinel)
April 23 1869 [Birth] April 21, at William Street, Derry, the wife of Mr. Andrew Porter, of a daughter (Londonderry Sentinel)
July 20 1869 [Married] July 15, at May Street Presbyterian Church, Belfast, by the Rev. John S. McIntosh, Mr. John B. Porter, teacher, late of the Derry Model School, to Miss Catherine Brown, both of Belfast (Londonderry Sentinel)
February 4 1870 [Married] Jan. 31, in the First Presbyterian Church, Derry, by the Rev. S. McClure, Mr. David Morrison, Tullyannon, to Sarah, second daughter of Mr. Andrew Porter of Leitrim (Londonderry Sentinel)
April 20 1870 [Birth] April 14, at William-street, Londonderry, the wife of Mr. Andrew Porter, of a daughter (Londonderry Standard)
November 5 1870 [Married] Nov. 1, at the Second Presbyterian Church, Derry, by the Rev. M. Wilson, Mr. Thos. Porter, Derry, to Rebecca, third daughter of Mr. Robert Walker, Carnamaddy (Londonderry Standard)