Carlow County -
Ireland Genealogical Projects (IGP
Marriage of John Watson and Dianah
By kind permission of Michael Purcell
The copying of these images and or the
text is strictly
forbidden without the express permission of the owner of
Witnesses to marriage of
John Watson of Ballydarton, Carlow and Dianah Deaves
of the City of Dublin in 12th January 1779,
And We whose Names are
hereunto subscribed being present amongst others at
the Solemnizing of their said Marriage and
Subscription in manner aforesaid as Witness hereunto
have to these Presents Subscribed our Names, the Day
and Year above written.
Danial O' Brien.
Jo Doyle, Junior.
Joseph Barnett, Junior
John Dawson Coates.
Sam Stephenson Holland.
Hannah Wilson Forbes. (?)
Mary Ann Manly.
Ine Fel (?)
Rachel Trenod (?)
Susanna Bewley Junior.
Robert Clibborn Junior.
Sarah Deaves. Jn
Samuel Watson, Junior.
T (?) Deaves
Jos (?) Wilson.
The above is recorded
on the front page of this large parchment
The first ( narrow) panel has the signatures of
common labourers, which is evident from the style of
handwriting and the surnames. The 2nd, 3rd,
4th & 5th panels are well-off Quakers and those who signed the
6th panel are described as Relatives.
Image of a copy of original Document
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Courtesy of Mr Michael Purcell
On the reverse are recorded the
births and marriages of their 10 children (also
records the death of some of the children) of
this large parchment Marriage Licence.
The above is a true and
accurate transcript of the above document.
was transcribed by Michael Purcell c2008.