Downpatrick Recorder - 17 January 1857


On the 15th inst., at Downpatrick, the wife of the Rev. Joseph Seymour Eagar, of a daughter.

On the 9th inst., at Springmount, Aughnacloy, the wife of Capt. C. Olpherts late of 86th Regiment, of a son.

On the 12th inst., at Bangor, the wife of Captain M'Dowell, of a daughter.

On the 11th inst., at 29, Upper Sackville-strcet, Dublin, the wife of Dr. Wyse, of a son.

On the 10th inst., at Hill-street, Newry, the wife of Mr. R. J. Johnston, of a son.

On the 10th inst, at the Kiosk, Blarney, the wife of David Urquhart, Esq., of a son.


On the 13th inst., at the First Presbyterian Church, Killileagh, by the father of the bride, the Rev. Samuel Hamilton, Saintfield, to Elizabeth, second daughter of the Rev. Andrew Breakey, Killileagh.

On the 8th inst, in the Ballygowan Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. Thomas Shaw Woods, Mr. Wright, Ballinadolly, to Miss Martha Osborne, of Kilmood, County Down.

On the 10th inst., in Carrickfergus parish Church, Walter Mearns, Esq., to Miss Ann Boyce, Kings Moss, Ballyclare, County Antrim.

On the 6th inst., at the Presbyterian Church, Seaforde, by the Rev. J. A. M'Mordie, Mr. John Bailie, Seaforde, to Ann Jane, second daughter of Mr. Hugh Croskery, Tievenadarra, Ballynahinch.

At St. Anne's Church, Belfast, by the Rev. T. F. Miller, Vicar, Mr. James Weir, to Miss Maitland, both of Belfast.

On the 1st inst., at Naples, Joseph Lewis Franklin, Esq , to Susan St. Clair, third and youngest daughter of Francis Dennis Massy Dawson, Esq.

On the 8th inst., in Paris, the Rev. Donald M'Kay, to Caroline Harriet Clementina, eldest daughter of the late Sir William and Lady Harriet Hoste.


On the 11th inst., aged 88 years, Doctor Allen of Comber.

On the 11th inst., at Belfast, Mrs. William Boyce, formerly of Clough House, county Down, aged 77 years.

On the 9th inst., at Ballygowan, Mr. Alexander Burgess, aged 72 years.

On the 10th inst., at Belfast, Gertrude Meredith, wife of Robert Arthur, Esq., Donegall-place, Solicitor.

On the 9th inst., in London, Thomas Kernaghan, Esq., of Enniskillen, aged 77.

On the 9th inst., at 21, Upper Brook-street, London, the Lady Elizabeth Steele, aged 61.

On the 9th inst., at his residence, Wellington Place, Belfast, Wm. Gillilan, Esq., in his 89th year.

On the 5th inst., at the Farm-yard, Bangor Castle, Mr. Andrew Pride, aged 36 years.

At her residence, St. Catherine's, near Montreal, Canada, on Friday, 5th inst., Eleanor Murray, relict of the late Mr. James Murray, Ballydugan, near Downpatrick, aged 87 years, mother of Messrs. Denis and Hugh Murray, Quebec, and Mr. James Murray, St. Catherine's; and a resident of that place for the last 30 years. Her remains were removed to Quebec, and interred in the family Burying Ground.


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