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Barnhill & Barnwell Family Notes, Co. Tyrone 1823-68
Personal announcements extracted from the STRABANE MORNING POST & LONDONDERRY SENTINEL

Transcribed, Compiled and Submitted by Len Swindley, Melbourne, Australia


April 29 1823

Died on the 24th February last, on board the Gloucester, off Barbados, of a decline, JAMES BARNHILL, ESQ. Assistant Surgeon, son of MR. JAMES BARNHILL, of Back Fence, near this town. He was a young man much beloved by his brother officers, and those who had the pleasure of his acquaintance

February 17 1829

Died on Tuesday morning last, after two day’s illness, MR. WILLIAM BARNHILL, of Backfence

June 1 1830

Died at Backfence, on Sunday, the 23d ult. MISS BARNHILL after a tedious illness

February 8 1831

Died yesterday morning, MISS BARNHILL, daughter of MR. BARNHILL, Backfence, near this town

August 9 1831

Married on Thursday last, by the Rev. Wm. Mulligan, MR. THOMAS BARNHILL of Backfence, to JANE, daughter of MR. THOMAS LOWTHER, of Drumnabuoy


May 21 1831

Married on the 19th inst., in the Cathedral, Londonderry, by the Rev. Mr. Seymour, MR. BARNWELL, of Newtownstewart, to MISS MARY ANNE GASTON, daughter of MR. GASTON, of Buncrana [Co. Donegal]

June 6 1835

Died very suddenly, in Omagh, on Sunday last, MR. JOHN BARNHILL, He has left behind him a widow and large family

July 11 1840

Married on the 8th inst., in the Cathedral, Derry, by the Rev. John Kincaid, MR. SAMUEL BURNS, to MRS. LETITIA BARNWELL, both of Omagh

August 31 1849

Died on the 29th of July, in Philadelphia, U.S., JOHN BARNWELL, ESQ., formerly of Drum, near Omagh, county Tyrone

September 3 1852

Married August 28, in St. Peter's Church, Dublin, by the REV. EDWARD LOWRY BARNWELL, M.A., brother of the bridegroom, HENRY LOWRY, youngest son of the late FREDERICK BARNWELL ESQ., of Woburn Place, London, to HENRIETTA MARTHA, eldest daughter of the late JAMES LOWRY, ESQ., of Rockdale House, county Tyrone

October 31 1856

Married on the 28th inst., in the Second Presbyterian Meeting House, Strabane, by the Rev. W.A. Russell, MR. ANDREW BARNHILL, to MISS ALICE PORTER, of Letterbuoy, near Strabane

December 18 1857

Married in the Presbyterian Church, Strabane, by the Rev. Dr. Goudy, WILLIAM GAMBLE, ESQ., of Porthall [Co. Donegal], to ELIZABETH, eldest daughter of THOMAS BARNHILL, ESQ., of Brickfield House, Strabane, county Tyrone

December 31 1858

Married on the 30th inst., in the Second Presbyterian Church, Strabane, by the Rev. Mr. Alexander, WILLIAM HAMILTON, ESQ., Strabane, to JANE, daughter of THOMAS BARNHILL, ESQ., Brickfield, Strabane

September 19 1862

Died September 1, at her residence, Woburn Place, Russell Square, London, JANE, relict of the late CHARLES FREDERICK BARNWELL, ESQ., and daughter of the late REV. JOHN LOWRY, county Tyrone

January 17 1865

Married on the 12th January in the Second Presbyterian Church, Raphoe [Co. Donegal], by the Rev. Robert Boyle, WILLIAM BARNHILL, ESQ., Brickfield, Strabane, to FRANCES ANNE, daughter of WILLIAM WILSON, ESQ., solicitor, Raphoe

April 4 1865

Died at Cavanalee, Strabane, MR. JAMES BARNHILL, aged 80 years

February 7 1868

Died February 5, at Brickfield House, Strabane, MR. THOMAS BARNHILL, aged 95 years

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