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Carlow County - Ireland Genealogical Projects (IGP TM)


A small selection of the

Marriages that appeared in the Coleraine Chronicle

(Londonderry (NI) Newspaper)

18th August 1849 On Wednesday, the 15th instant, at Portstewart Church, by the Rev. S. Gwynn, Rector of Agherton, John Partington Gray, Esq., M.D., of Tomlin, in the County of Kildare, to Harriet,daughter of the late Benedict Hamilton, Esq., of Carlow.

19th February 1859 At Christ Church, Hawthorne, January 18, by the Rev. W. Wood, Mr. John Lithgow, of Yering, formerly of Coleraine, County Derry, Ireland, to Mary Ann, eldest daughter of Mr. Denis Rourke, of County Carlow, Ireland.

4th October 1862 At Castlewellan Church, on the 1st inst., by the Right Rev. the Lord Bishop of Down,assisted by the Rev. R.P. Young, Incumbent of Castlewellan, Vesey Edmund Knox, Esq.,52nd Light Infantry, eldest son of the late Rev. Edmund Francis Knox, and grandson of the Hon. Vestry Knox, of Dungannon, to Margaret Clarissa, second daughter of the Rev. J.P.Garret, Kellistown Rectory, County Carlow.

4th July 1863 At St. Bride's Church, Liverpool, on the 24th ult., by the Rev. J.L. McDonald, John Gailey, Esq., merchant, Liverpool, to Jeanette, eldest daughter of Thomas Little, Esq., Liverpool, formerly of Spahill, County Carlow, Ireland.

13th April 1867 At the Presbyterian Church, Templepatrick, on the 10th inst., by the Rev. J.M. Hamilton,Dublin, assisted by the Rev. Hugh Hamilton and the Rev. R. Park, the Rev. R.S. Coffey,Carlow, to Mary, only daughter of the late Hugh McCurdy Hamilton, Esq., Ballymoney.

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