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Semple Family Notes, Co. Tyrone 1823-69
Personal announcements and public notices extracted from the STRABANE MORNING POST, LONDONDERRY STANDARD & LONDONDERRY SENTINEL

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


March 18 1823

TO BE SOLD, THOSE well-built Tenements in which MRS. LINDSAY and MR. WM. WARK now live, pleasantly situated at the Canal of Strabane. The Houses are three Stories high, with a good Cellar, a well-enclosed Yard to each, and good Stabling and Hay Lofts; also, there is on the rear of each Tenement, a good House, two Stories high, fronting the Session’s House, held under the Heirs of the Most Noble the Marquis of Abercorn.

Proposals for the above, will be received by JOSEPH and JAMES SEMPLE, the Proprietors, at Carrickmore, until the 10th of April, when, should a fair Value be offered, the purchaser will be declared

March 17 1823

June 21 1836

Married the 7th inst. in Pettigo Church [Co. Donegal], by the Rev. W. J. West, JOHN SEMPLE, of Garvita [Garvetagh], county Tyrone, to CATHERINE, second daughter of THOMAS ACHESON, ESQ. of Grouse Lodge, County Donegal


March 15 1843

Married on the 7th inst., by the Rev. Matthew Clarke, Ardstraw, MR. ANDREW TODD, Fyfin, to JANE, daughter of MR. WILLIAM SEMPLE, Glenglush

November 22 1843

Married at Cavanalee, near Strabane, on Wednesday week, by the Rev. A.P. Goudy, MR. SAMUEL SEMPLE, of Gallony, to MATILDA, daughter of MR. WILLIAM CUTHBERTSON, of Cavanalee

November 29 1849

Married on Monday, the 19th inst., in Alticlaudy Meeting House, by the Rev. J. Budd, MR. WILLIAM SEMPLE, Gallony, to REBECCA JANE, eldest daughter of MR. JAMES PATTON, ESQ., Sion


October 29 1831

Died on Friday morning, the 21st inst., after a few days illness, MRS. SEMPLE, wife of GEORGE SEMPLE, ESQ., of Garvetegh, county of Tyrone

December 24 1842

Died on Wednesday, the 14th inst. at his residence, Castletown, near Strabane, in the 79th year of his age, MAJOR JOHN SEMPLE

January 25 1850

Married in the First Presbyterian Church, Ardstraw, on Friday the 11th inst., by the Rev. Matthew Clarke, MR. SAMUEL SEMPLE, to JANE, third daughter of the late MR. JOHN HENDERSON, both of Fyfin near Castlederg

May 27 1853

Died on the 18th inst., at his father's house, in the neighbourhood of Castlederg, MR. JAMES SEMPLE, aged 27 years

August 11 1854

Died lately at Glenglush, aged 74 years, MR. WILLIAM SEMPLE, after a short illness

July 17 1857

Died at Strabane, on the 2nd inst., HANNAH, relict of the late MAJOR JOHN SEMPLE, aged 80 years

March 14 1862

Married March 6, in the Second Presbyterian Church, Castlederg, by the Rev. John Armstrong, MR. JOSHUA SEMPLE, Ganvaghan, to MARGARET, daughter of MR. SAMUEL McCAY

June 18 1867

Married June 11, in the Second Presbyterian Meeting House, by the Rev. Francis Little, MR. WILLIAM SEMPLE, of Newtownstewart, to MARGARET, only daughter of MR. JAMES AIKEN, Pubble

December 15 1868

Birth: December 11, at Newtownstewart, the wife of MR. W. SEMPLE, of a daughter

February 19 1869

Died Feb. 17, at Newtownstewart, MARGARET, the beloved wife of MR. WILLIAM SEMPLE