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Londonderry Journal; Sep 1779

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  • Cathy Joynt Labath
    Londonderry Journal; Friday, September 3, 1779 Limerick, August 2. At the assizes, Margaret M Coy, for destroying her new-born infant, was sentenced to be
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      Londonderry Journal; Friday, September 3, 1779

      Limerick, August 2.
      At the assizes, Margaret M'Coy, for destroying her new-born infant, was
      sentenced to be strangled and burned next Saturday.

      Died: at Swadlinbar last Sunday, William Henry Viscount Carlow, aged 67.

      Londonderry Journal; Tuesday, September 14, 1779

      Limerick, August 30.
      Last Saturday, Margaret M'Coy was hanged and burned at Gallows green.

      Kilkenny.
      At the assizes at Maryborough, Catharine Parkinson, for the murder of her
      husband James Parkinson, was to be burned alive, Sept. 16; Daniel Daly, for
      the murder of Michael Conrahy by cutting his throat in the jail of
      Maryborough, was to be drawn, hanged, and quartered on Sept. 9.

      Londonderry Journal; Friday, September 17, 1779

      Belfast.
      Thomas Allen, grenadier in the 30th Foot, was killed by Antonio Dies Monte,
      a Portuguese sailor.

      Londonderry Journal; Tuesday, September 21, 1779

      Dublin.
      Married: George Bateson, London, to Miss Prudence, daughter of Edward Brice,
      Belfast.

      Died: Rt. Rev. Dr. Richard Chenevix, Bishop of Waterford; near Waterford,
      aged over 100 years, Widow Sheafts, commonly called the Queen of Creaden;
      near Dromore, Rev. John Cochran, a young dissenting minister.

      Londonderry Journal; Friday, September 24, 1779

      Londonderry.
      Jane Martin, daughter of the late Catherine Martin, Freeschool lane, will
      continue her mother's cake-making business.

      Cathy Joynt Labath
      Ireland Old News
      http://www.IrelandOldNews.com/
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