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Woods Family Notes, Co. Tyrone 1822-69

Personal announcements and notices extracted from the STRABANE MORNING POST & LONDONDERRY SENTINEL
Transcribed, compiled and submitted by Len Swindley, Melbourne, Australia
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STRABANE MORNING POST:

December 24 1822 Saturday se’nnight, WILLIAM WOODS, of Tamnabready, in the parish of Donagheady, was fined the sum of £5 by SIR JOHN JAMES BURGOYNE, for purchasing Linen, partly bleached from ------- Carlan, a noted character, knowing the same to have been stolen
May 1 1827 Married at Rossgier [Co. Donegal], on Monday last, by the Rev. James Purss, Presbyterian Minister of Urney, MR. DAVID WOODS, of Peacock-bank, to MISS KERNAHAN, daughter of the REV. THOMAS KERNAHAN of Rossgier
August 21 1827 Died Saturday the 18th inst. MR. ROBERT WOODS of Sion, aged 89 years
July 27 1830 Married the 21st instant, by the Rev. Edward Reed, Ramelton [Co. Donegal], the REV. JAMES BUDD, Fannet [Co. Donegal], to MARGARET only daughter of MR. DAVID WOODS, of Sion
February 15 1831 Died very suddenly, on Wednesday morning, MRS. WOODS, wife of MR. JOHN WOODS, Sion
June 18 1833 Married on Thursday the 13th inst. by the Rev James Purss, MR. JOHN WOODS of Sion, to MISS MARY MATHEWS, second daughter of MR. ROBERT MATHEWS, Drumdoit, in the Parish of Urney
May 26 1835 Died Saturday last, MRS WOODS, wife of MR JOHN WOODS, Sion, near this town
May 17 1836 Died in Belfast, on Wednesday last, at the Deaf and Dumb Institution, where she had been for some months for the purpose of instruction, JANE, daughter of MR JAMES WOODS, of Glentimon, near this town. Her brilliant talents and amiability of disposition, made her the favourite of all who knew her and her death is not only a subject of deep regret to her immediate relatives, but by her teachers and school-fellows she will long be remembered
June 7 1836 We copy the following Poem, from the “Ulster Times,” occasioned by the death of MISS JANE WOODS, daughter of MR. JAMES WOODS, of Glentimon, near this town, who was born Deaf and Dumb. Some time ago, she and her little brother, were sent to the Deaf and Dumb Institution in Belfast, where the boy took fever and recovered - she caught the infection and died. Being almost a stranger to the Institution, it must be very consoling to her parents to find that she was so much beloved in that seminary, and the very great attention paid to her by her tutors whilst on her death bed reflect the greatest credit on that Institution
August 2 1836 Died Monday last, at Ardkame, near Dunnemana, ELIZA, daughter of MR. WOODS, of same place

 

LONDONDERRY SENTINEL:

June 12 1847 Died on the 31st ult., at Stewartstown, after a short illness, MR. WILLIAM WOODS, aged 58 years
April 4 1851 Married on the 12th February, by the Rev. John Greer, A.M., Rector of Belleville [Ontario, Canada], and Rural Dean, JOHN HASLETT, ESQ., surveyor, to FRANCES, youngest daughter of ANDREW WOODS, ESQ., of Ardcame, near Donemana, Ireland
February 20 1852 Married on the 13th inst., by the Rev. James Budd, in the Presbyterian Church of Altaclady, MR. WILLIAM FLETCHER, of Ballought, to SARAH, second daughter of MR. JOHN WOODS, of Sion
March 18 1853 Married Monday, the 7th inst., by the Rev. William Alexander, at Termonamongan Church, MR. JOHN WOODS, of Millview House, Urney, to JANE, eldest daughter of WILLIAM CLARKE, ESQ., of Gortnacross, Killeter
May 13 1853 Died on the 24th April, at Ardcame, near Donemana, the residence of his father, where he had returned for the benefit of his health, THOMAS C. WOODS, ESQ., late of Louisiana, U.S.
November 12 1858 Married the 3rd inst., in Urney Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. John McConaghy, MR. WILLIAM BOAK, Peacockbank, to MARGARET, third daughter of MR. JAMES WOODS, Glentimon
January 20 1860 Married the 10th January, in the Second Presbyterian Church, Donagheady, by the Rev. F.J. Porter, MR. ROBERT SCOTT WOODS, Ballinabuoy, to ANNE, the daughter of SURGEON BAIRD, Donemana Dispensary
June 1 1860 Married May 30th, at Urney, by the Rev. James Keating, brother in law to the bride, assisted by the Rev. John McConaghy, MR. CHARLES BOAK, of Fulton City, Illinois, America, to MISS JANE SMITH, youngest daughter of MR. JAMES WOODS, Glentimon
August 17 1860 Died August 11, at Sion, near Strabane, in the 94th year of his age, MR. DAVID WOODS, SEN.
September 7 1860 Died September 2, at Sion, JANE, relict of the late MR. DAVID WOODS, aged 81 years. It is only a few days since her husband departed
September 7 1860 Married September 3, at St. Mark's Church, Dublin, by the Rev. A.S. Fuller, HUGH BOOTH MAGAHAN, ESQ., to DOROTHEA, second daughter of CHARLES WOODS, ESQ., Moygashel, county Tyrone
November 23 1860 Died November 13, at Bushmills [Co. Antrim], aged 68 years, MARY ANNE, relict of the late MR. WILLIAM WOODS, Stewartstown
September 4 1863 Married June 15, at Skipton [Victoria], Australia, by the Rev. T.W. Whan, MITCHELL WOODS, ESQ., son of CHARLES WOODS, ESQ., Moygashel, Dungannon, to MISS MARGARET CHARLES, only daughter of the late ALEXANDER CHARLES, ESQ., shipowner, Greenock, Scotland
August 25 1865 Died August 21, at the residence of her son in law, MR. JOHN WOODS, Stewartstown, CATHERINE, relict of the late MR. WILLIAM FARIS, aged 87 years
June 25 1867 Married June 20, in Second Donagheady Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. F.G. Porter, MR. JOHN MILLAR, Ballylaw, to LIZZIE, eldest daughter of MR. SAMUEL WOODS, Collermoney
February 21 1868 Died February 17, at the residence of his grandfather, MR. JOHN WOODS, Stewartstown, JOHN ATWELL, only son of MR. J.H. WILSON, Lisnaskea [Co. Fermanagh], aged 3 years
May 15 1868 Married the 11th May, at St. Peter's Church, Dublin, by the Rev. G.A.F. Patton, A.M., THOMAS BAKER, ESQ., George's Place, Dublin, to CATHERINE, fifth daughter of CHARLES WOODS, ESQ., Moygashel, county Tyrone
October 26 1869 Married Oct. 21, in the Presbyterian Church, Burt [Co. Donegal], by the Rev. H.P. Charlton, assisted by the Rev. J. Anderson, and the Rev. J. Keating, DAVID WOODS, ESQ., Glentimon, to MARGARET, daughter of HENRY CRESWELL, ESQ., Baylett, Inch