Belfast Newsletter - Wednesday, 24 January 1940

Births, Marriages and Deaths (which in all cases must he authenticated) 24 Word 3/-: every additional 4 Words or part thereof 6d.

Died on Active Service

Moorby -- January 19, 1940, killed on active service, Sergeant Harold Christopher Moorby R.A.F., dearly-loved only son of the late Joseph Christopher Moorby, of Sefton Park, Liverpool and Mrs. W. Cunningham, of 16, Kirkliston Drive, Belfast. Funeral will leave his late residence, "Craigside," Diamond Gardens, Finaghy, for interment in Newtownbreda Churchyard, at 2 pm., to-morrow (Thursday), 25th inst.

McClure -- The Directors and Employees of Messrs. Thos. Brough, Cox & Dunn, Ltd. regret to learn of the death of their esteemed Comrade, Leading Aircraftman, Thomas Christopher McClure, and desire to tender to his relatives their deepest sympathy.

Marriages

Britton--Bell -- January 9, 1940, at St. Patrick's Church, Downpatrick, with Nuptial Mass and Papal Blessing, by the Very Reverend D. J. Canon McWilliams. P.P., V.F., assisted by the Reverend James P. Napier, P.P. -- Patrick Arthur, second son of the late Patrick Britton and of Mrs. Britton, Glenville, Mulllnahone, Co. Tipperary, to Mary, elder daughter of the late John W. Bell and of Mrs. Bell, Victoria Villa, Downpatrick.

Thompson--Campbell -- January 8, 1940, at Ahoghill Parish Church, by Rev. W. H. A. Lee, M.A. -- James Thompson, 5 Hillmount Gardens, Finaghy, to Effie R. Campbell, Straid, Gracehill.

Deaths

Bell -- January 22, 1940, at Don-Ean, 13, Marmount Gardens, Belfast, Thomas Bell (formerly of Movilla Street, Newtownards). Funeral to Movilla Cemetery to-day (Wednesday), 24th inst., at 1 p.m. House private. Deeply regretted.

Brown -- January 22, 1940, at Ranfurly Terrace, Dungannon, Eva M., beloved wife of William Brown, Jeweller, Dungannon. Funeral to-morrow (Thursday) to Dungannon Cemetery, at 3 p.m. Deeply regretted.

Browne -- January 22, 1940, at his son-in-laws residence, Glencar, Mount Aboo Park, Finaghy, Samuel, dearly-beloved husband of the late Annabella Browne (late of Legacurry House, Lisburn). Funeral to-day (Wednesday), at 11 a.m. to the family burying-ground, Legacurry. House private. Deeply regretted by his sorrowing Family.

Campbell -- January 23, 1940, at Brooklands, Whitehouse Park (the residence of her brother-in-law, John Kennedy), Margaret, second daughter of the late Duncan Campbell, Stone Park, Kilmore, Roscommon.

Darragh -- January 23, 1940, at 50, Cooldarragh Park, Belfast, Margaret Louisa, widow of William Darragh. House and funeral private.

Forde -- January 22, 1940, at Lurgan Hospital, Thomas Forde, youngest son of John George and Agnes Forde, Derrycorey Portadown. Funeral to-day [Wednesday), at 2 p.m. from his parents' residence to Drumcree.

Foreman -- January 23, at 2, Wellington Park Avenue, Ellen Sinclair, widow of John Foreman. Funeral private. No flowers.

Harrison -- January 22, 1940, at her residence, The Beeches, Hillhall, Lisburn, Alice Sarah Harrison, after a short illness. The remains of our beloved sister will be removed from her residence for interment in Drumbeg, to-day (Wednesday), at 12 noon. Friends will please accept this intimation. M. WILSON, E. and A. E. GULBRANSEN.

THE CORONATION MASONIC LODGE 305.
Holmes -- The Worshipful Master, Wardens and Brethren of above Lodge tender to Br. R. Holmes and family their sincere sympathy in his very sad bereavement. T. HAYES, W.M.; W. COOPER, Sec.

Holmes -- The Worshipful Master, Wardens and Brethren of Civitas Masonic Lodge 483 regret the death their highly-esteemed Brother Robert J. Holmes, and tender to his father and sisters their sincere sympathy, and request the Brethren to attend the funeral. ROBERT ELLIOTT, W.M.; JOHN KERR, P.M., Sec.

Hudson -- January 23, 1940, at Purdysburn Fever Hospital, Sarah, beloved wife of Louvain Hudson, on active service. Funeral passing her parents' residence, The Lodge, Botanic Avenue, at 2-30 p.m., to-morrow (Thursday), to City Cemetery. Deeply regretted by her Father and Mother.

Hutchinson -- January 22, 1940, Herbert H. beloved husband of Martha Hutchinson (late Secretary of Messrs. Robinson & Cleaver). Funeral from his late residence, 17, Sandhurst Gardens, Stranmillis Road, Belfast, to Dundonald Cemetery, t0-day (Wednesday), at 1-20 p.m.

Hutton -- January 23, 1940, Hugh C., son of the late Henry Hutton. Funeral private.

Irvine -- January 22, 1940 (suddenly), at Royal Victoria Hospital, Gilbert James Irvine, of 18 Yarrow STreet, only son of the late Edward and Susanna Irvine (formerly or Lisburn). Funeral from his aunt's residence, 28, Yarrow Street, to-day (Wednesday), at 2 o'clock sharp, for interment in Lisburn Cemetery, after Service in St. Mary's Church,Crumlin Road. Beloved and deeply regretted. MARY CHAPMAN.

Jamison -- January 23, 1940, at her parents' residence, The Hill, Carr, Lisburn, Mary Isabella, dearly-beloved daughter of Thomas and Anna B. Jamison. Funeral to-morrow (Thursday), at 1 p.m., to the family burying-ground, Drumbo. House private. Deeply regretted by her sorrowing Father, Mother, Brother and Sister.

Knipe -- January 23, 1940, at his residence, Ballyrea House, Armagh, Wilson, beloved husband of Eva Knipe. Funeral to St. Mark's to-morrow (Thursday) at 2 o'clock. House private. No flowers, by request.

Maconaghie -- January 23, 1940, at Portstewart, William Hill, Kia-Ora, Lismoyne Park, Belfast, son of the late Rev. James Maconaghie, D.D., of Fortwilliam Church. Funeral private. No flowers, by request.

Montgomery -- January 22, 1940 (suddenly), at her residence, Assaroe, Killaughey Road, Donaghadee, Elizabeth, widow of Edwin A. Montgomery, Belfast. House and funeral private.

Morton -- January 22, 1940, at her residence, Lisnahay, Cairncastle, Jane, widow of Thomas Morton. Funeral to-morrow (Thursday), at 1 o'clock p.m., to Cairncastle Churchyard. Deeply regretted by her sorrowing Family.

Shaw -- January 23, 1940, at her residence, 1, Grove Park, Bangor, Ada Shaw. Funeral private. Deeply regretted by her loving sister.

Stringer -- January 23, 1940, at 104, Green Road, Paisley, Thomas Stringer (aged 69 years), beloved husband of Isobell Filson. Funeral to-morrow (Thursday) 25th inst., to Hawkhead Cemetery, Paisley. Friends desirous of attending please meet there at 1-45 p.m.

Tweed -- January 23, 1940, at her residence, 15, Queen Street, Ballymoney, Catherine, wife of the late William Tweed. Funeral to New Cemetery to-morrow (Thursday), 25th inst., at 2 o'clock. House private.

Wells -- January 22, 1940 (suddenly), Andrew A. Wells, Solicitor, Capragh House, Carrickmacross. Funeral to Donaghmoyne Parish Church, at 2 o'clock to-day (Wednesday). Interment in Carrickmacross Cemetery.

In Memoriam

Manley -- In loving memory of my darling and devoted husband, Lieut-Colonel Henry Manley, K.O.Y.L.I. and XXth Served in five campaigns. Called Home 24th January, 1937, for higher work. He served his God and country with great loyalty. In sure trust we will meet again soon. Always near me.

Montgomery -- In loving memory of the Rev. Robert Montgomery, first Minister of Great Victoria Street Presbyterian Church, Belfast, who died 24th January, 1927.

 

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Belfast Newsletter - Friday, 26 January 1940

Births

Aldworth -- January 19, 1940, to Mr. and Mrs. R. E. Aldworth, Glendaragh, Crumlin -- a son.

Deaths

Bartley -- January 24, 1940 (suddenly), at the Royal Victoria Hospital, George, beloved husband of Elizabeth Bartley. Funeral from his late residence, Poplar Gardens, Knock, today (Friday), at 2 p.m., to Dundonald Churchyard. House private. Deeply regretted by his sorrowing Wife and Son.

Bartley -- January 24, 1940 (suddenly), at the Royal Victoria Hospital, George, dearly-loved son of Laura McCullough. House private. Deeply regretted by his sorrowing Mother. LAURA McCULLOUGH, Poplar Gardens, Knock.

Bodell -- January 25, 1940, at her residence, Lisnafiffy, Lenaderg, Banbridge, Mary, second daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Francis Bodell. Funeral at 2 p.m. to-morrow (Saturday), 27th, to Old Meeting House Green.

Boyd -- January 24, 1940, at a Private Nursing Home, Emma Margaret, dearly-beloved wife of Alfred J. Boyd, 206, Malone Road, Belfast. House and funeral private. No flowers.

Brownlow -- January 25, 1940, Martha, wife of the late Robert Brownlow, Drumadarragh. Funeral from her residence, Drumadarragh, to Dunloy Churchyard to-morrow (Saturday), the 27th inst., at 2 o'clock.

Burke -- January 23, 1940, at Belfast, Margaret Burke (formerly of King's Road. Knock). Buried at Carnmoney, January 25th, 1940.

Corkey -- January 25, 1940, at Culnady Manse Upperlands, Rev. Vernon Marshall Corkey, fifth son of the late Rev Dr. Joseph Corkey, Glendermott. Funeral from Culnady Manse, to-morrow (Saturday), at 2 o'clock.

Dowey -- January 25, 1940, Annie E. P., dearly-loved daughter of Charles and Eileen Dowey, Much Wenlock, Portadown Road, Lurgan. Funeral from the District Hospital, Lurgan, to-day (Friday), at 3 p.m., to the New Cemetery. House private. No flowers.

Finlay -- January 25, 1940, at his residence, The Orchard, Knock Road, Belfast, John Hudson, dearly-loved husband of Mary B. Finlay. House and funeral private.

Frazer -- January 24, 1940, at her brother-in-law's residence, 108, Dublin Road, Lisburn, Ellen, eldest daughter of the late William J. and Dorothy Frazer. Funeral to-day (Friday), at 3 p.m., to Lisburn Cemetery. Friends will please accept this intimation. House private. Deeply regretted by her sorrowing Sisters, Brothers-in-law, Nephew and Niece. MINNIE BUCHANAN. HARRIETT McNEICE.

Gardiner -- January 24, 1940, at "Crieve," Portmore Street, Portadown, Hannah, beloved wife of the late Thomas Gardiner. Funeral to Drumcree to-day (Friday), January 26, at 2-30 p.m.

Hughes -- January 25, 1940, at 93, University Road, Belfast, Edward Hughes (aged 86 years), of Walshestown and The Hill, Quoile, Downpatrick. Funeral leaving Botanic Gardens P.O. at 12-30 p.m., and passing Quoile Bridge about 1-30 p.m. to-morrow (Saturday), 27th inst., to Saul Churchyard.

Johnstone -- January 24, Delia, beloved wife of William Johnstone, 12, Redcliffe Street. Funeral from Wilton's Funeral Home, Crumlin Road, to-morrow (Saturday), at 11 a.m., to Maghera Churchyard.

Law -- January 25, 1940, Hugh Herbert after a brief illness, in his 86th year. Funeral from his late residence, Silverlea, Bristol Avenue, Belfast, at 9 am. Service St. James's Church 9-30 a.m. to-morrow (Saturday), January 27th.

Magee -- January 25, 1940, at his residence, Inver Road, Larne, Henry Magee. Funeral to-morrow (Saturday) at 3 o'clock, to Larne New Cemetery. House private. No flowers, by request. Deeply regretted by his loving Son, Daughter-in-law, and Grandchild. WILLIAM and ALICE MAGEE.

Magee -- January 25, 1940, at his residence Inver Road, Larne, Henry Magee. Funeral to-morrow (Saturday), at 3 o'clock, to Larne New Cemetery. House private. No flowers, by request. Deeply regretted by his loving Son, Daughter-in-law, and Grandchildren. JOHN MAGEE.

Magee -- January 25, 1940, at his residence, Inver Road, Larne, Henry Magee. Funeral to-morrow (Saturday), at 3 o'clock, to Larne New Cemetery. House private. No flowers, by request. Deeply regretted by his Grandchildren, BRIAN and CYNTHIA MORWOOD.

Montgomery -- January 23, 1940, at her residence, Castleview, Lisnaskea, Marion, wife of G. Montgomery, V.S. Funeral to-day (Friday), 26th inst., to the family burying-ground, Lisnaskea.

McCombe -- January 25, 1940 (suddenly), at his residence, Drumaroad, Castlewellan, Samuel McCombe, J.P., in his 85th year. Funeral to the family burying-ground, Clough, to-morrow (Saturday) 27th, at 1 p.m. WILLIAM McCOMBE.

McCormick -- January 25, 1940, at her residence, Redburn, Ballynahlnch, Emma McCormick. Deeply regretted by her Husband and Family. House and funeral private.

McDonald -- January 25, 1940, at his residence Church Street, Ahoghill, Alexander, husband of the late Margaret McDonald. Funeral tomorrow (Saturday), at 3 p.m., to Ahoghill Parish Churchyard.

McMullan -- January 25, 1940, at her parents residence, 48, Warden Street. Ballymena, Elsie, dearly-beloved daughter of David and Madge McMullan, aged 14 years. Funeral tomorrow (Saturday), at 2 p.m., to Ballymena Cemetery. Deeply regretted by her Father, Mother, and Sisters. "Absent from the body, at home with the Lord." -- 2nd Cor., 5-8.

Napier -- January 24, 1940, at 25, Sydenham Drive, Martin, beloved husband of Mary Napier. Funeral to-day (Friday), at 2 o'clock, to Dundonald Cemetery.

Park -- January 23, 1940, at his father's residence Ballynadrenta, Crumlin, Thomas, youngest son of William and Mary Park. Funeral to the family burying-ground, Crumlin Presbyterian Churchyard to-day (Friday), at 2 p.m. At Rest. Deeply regretted by his sorrowing Father and Mother, Brothers and Sisters-in-law.

Patterson -- January 24, 1940, after a brief illness, John Jamieson Patterson, of Ballyregan, Dundonald (late of Earlswood Road, Belfast). Funeral to-day (Friday), at 2 p.m., from his son's residence, 19, Malone Hill Park, to Dundonald Cemetery. No flowers, please.

Pollock -- January 25, 1940, at his parents residence, 6, Belfast Road, Bangor, James A. (Jimmy), much-loved son of John and Dorothy Pollock. Funeral to-morrow (Saturday), 27th inst., at 2 p.m., to Bangor New Cemetery. "With Thy tenderest blessing may mine eyelids close."

Pollock -- January 25, 1940, at his parents residence, 6, Belfast Road, Bangor James A. (Jimmy), much-loved son of John and Dorothy Pollock. Deeply regretted by his Soldier Brothers, Laurie and Billy; also Aunt Edna and Uncle Stan, Grannie and Uncle Sid.

Prentice -- January 24, at her residence, Hillside, Comber, Mary, relict of James Prentice. Funeral from her late residence to Killinchy Old Meeting House Green to-day (Friday), 26th inst., at 2 o'clock p.m. House and funeral private.

White -- January 25, 1940, at the Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast, George, dearly-beloved husband of Emma White, 267, Bridge Street, Portadown. Funeral from his late residence to-morrow (Saturday), at 3 p.m., to Seagoe Cemetery. Deeply regretted by his sorrowing Wife and Family.

Whyte -- January 24, 1940, at her residence, 4, Joanmount Park, Annie, widow of Andrew Whyte. House and funeral strictly private. Deeply regretted.

Woods -- January 24, 1940, at the residence of his brother William, Springview, Annaghmore, Portadown, Thomas James Woods. Funeral to the family burying-ground, Annaghmore, to-day (Friday), at 2-30 p.m. House private. Deeply regretted.

In Memoriam

Long -- In loving memory of my dear husband James Long, who died on the 26th January, 1936. MARGARET LONG. 50, Seacliff Road, Bangor.

Scott -- At The Rectory, Ardkeen, Co. Down, on the 26th January, 1930, the Rev. J. H. H. Scott, M.A. "Passed to a Higher Service."

Thanks

Duncan -- Mrs. E. C. Duncan returns grateful thanks for the sympathy extended to her in her bereavement. Killaloe, Ben Madigan Pk., Belfast.

Mrs. Dunlop and Family wish to return their sincere thanks to the kind friends and neighbours who sympathised with them in their recent sad bereavement and those who sent floral tributes and letters of condolence; also the Committee of Budore Public Elementary School, Miss Dickey and her Pupils. Hoping this acknowledgment will be accepted by all. Laurel Lane, Altnakey, Ligoniel.

Mrs. Essie J. McKnight and Family desire to return most sincere thanks to the many kind friends and neighbours who sympathised with them in their recent sad bereavement, and also to all those who sent letters of condolence. Trusting that this acknowledgment will be accepted by all. Ballynamagna, Rathfriland.

 

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