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Marriage Extracts Index 1784-1794


County Carlow

Here are the Dowling entries from the Ballon church records (late 1700s)

1784 10 02  Byrne, Michael m. Mary Byrne  witnesses: Michael Tummins [sic Timmins], Thomas Dowling

1785 03 17 Cummins, John m. Elenor Dowling  witnesses: Laurence Dowling, Thomas Moor

1788 02 03  Mahon, James m. Honora Dowling  sponsors: Bryan Shortel, Sylvester Coughlan [RN: The above Bryan is likely the "Bryan Shortall" of Kilmurray  who made an Oath regarding bearing arms in the early 1800s (ref: recent posting by Michael Purcell); I also suspect that he was related to my ancestor Mary Shortall married to James Nowlan  in the Ballon church in 1793).

1788 05 04 Kinsella, Matt m. Elizabeth Dowling sponsors: John Murphy, Mary Nowlan residence: Ballykealey

1789 01 18 Nowlan, Michael m. Mary Duire (RN: sic Dwyer) sponsors: James Kelly, Michael Dowling

1789 02 22  Dowling, Laurence m. Elizabeth Maher sponsors: Stuart Smith, Patt Maher

1789 02 25  Kinsella, Joanna Kinsella, Matthew & Elizabeth (Dowling) sponsors: Murt Nowlan, Ann Nowlan residence: Ballykealy

1790 03 09  Redmond, Patrick Redmond, Laurence & Elizabeth sponsors: Thomas Dowling, Mary Nowlan, residence: Killmurray

1792 02 19  Dowling, John m. Allice Tracy witnesses: Denis Kavanagh, John Smith

1792 02 08 2-B Kenny, Daniel Kenny, Thomas & Bridget sponsors: Patrick Dowling & Ann Shortel, Residence: Kill-- [RN: sic Killmurray]

1792 02 19 (triple wedding) Dowling, John m. Allice Tracy; witnesses: Denis Kavanagh, John Smith Murphy, John m. Cathrine Donn (RN: sic Dunn); witnesses: John Dowling, James Curren Smith, John m Mary Sommers; witnesses: James Macavoy, John  Dowling

1792 09 03 Hughes, -- Hughes, Clement & Elenor sponsors: Michael Nowlan, Mary Dowling residence: Connaberry

1793 04 16  Dowling, Laurence m. Cathrine Kelly witnesses: Edward Conry, Ann Nowlan, residence: Castlegrace

1794 02 18 Dowling, James. Dowling, Laurence & Catherine (Kelly) sponsors:  William Lee, Mary Nowlan residence: Castlegrace

1794 06 24 Byrne, James. Byrne, Richard & Anastatia Nowlan sponsors: Peter Nowlan, Margaret Dowling residence: Carrickslaney

In the timeframe covered by the above records (1782-1795) there was another Elizabeth Dowling (c1758-Dec1794) in the parish territory who was married to William Nowlan of Kilknock.

Source: Roger Nowlan" <> 01/2012


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