RE: [IrelandOldNews] Ballina Chronicle; Sep 18, 1850; Misc News
Ditto on the thanks for the information and for all the time you spend
getting the info to us.
Patty Millich, Youngstown, Ohio, USA
Surnames: McAtamney/McTamany/McTammany from Co. of Londonderry
>From: "john gozzard" <johngozzard@...>_________________________________________________________________
>Subject: RE: [IrelandOldNews] Ballina Chronicle; Sep 18, 1850; Misc News
>Date: Fri, 06 Apr 2007 23:21:15 +0000
>Thank you so much for your stirling effort. It has given me a great
>into the lives of my Irish ancestors.
> >From: "Cathy Joynt Labath" <labaths@...>
> >Reply-To: IrelandOldNews@yahoogroups.com
> >To: <ireland@...>,<email@example.com>
> >Subject: [IrelandOldNews] Ballina Chronicle; Sep 18, 1850; Misc News
> >Date: Fri, 6 Apr 2007 17:49:46 -0500
> > BALLINA CHRONICLE
> >Ballina, Co. Mayo
> >Wednesday, September 18, 1850
> > On Wednesday last, in the Church of Mountrath, by the Rev. Mr.
> >Mr. John Prescott, of this town, to Miss Elizabeth Bates of Mountrath.
> >At Ballinrobe petty sessions on Monday, Mary Connelly and Nappy Durkan
> >fined, the former 20s., the other 50s. for assault on a scripture reader.
> >Rev. Mr. Conway, R.C. Priest, paid the penalties and the offenders were
> > MAYOR OF SLIGO - We understand it is the intention of E.H. Verdon,
> >Esq., proprietor of the Sligo Champion, to offer himself as a candidate
> >the civic chair for the Borough of Sligo for the ensuing year. We
> >Mr. Verdon possesses the confidence of a large portion of his brother
> >aldermen and councillors. Mr. Verdon is an active member of the Sligo
> >of guardians and his success is said to be almost certain.
> >THE ARMY
> >(From the Limerick Chronicle)
> > By the regretted death of Captain Moore, 1st, or King's Dragoon
> >Dublin, the son of Stephen Moore, Esq., of Barne, Tipperary, and recently
> >stationed in this district, Lieut. Briggs succeeds to the vacant troop,
> >Cornet Nisbet to the Lieutenancy.
> > Lieut. Maunselle of the 32d Regt. succeeds to a company by the
> >Brevet Major Balfour.
> > Captain Burrows shortly retires from the 13th Light Dragoons.
> > Private M'Namara, 60th Rifles, Templemore, is sentenced to 7 years
> >transportation by court martial.
> > Lieut. Gwyn, 15th Hussars, and Ensign Robbins, 51st, retire from
> > Captain Thomas Tydd, 76th, was tried by general court martial on
> >15th July, at Cork, on three charges, viz., falsehood, disrespect and
> >insubordination, preferred against him by Lieutenant Col. Clarke, on the
> >whole of which he was fully and honourably acquitted.
> > Surgeon Isidore Blake, M.B., 20th Regt., destroyed himself on the
> >August at Montreal, by incision of the throat with a razor.
> > Lieutenant and Adjutant the Hon. J.W. Monk, 84th, died of fever on
> >12th of June at Trichinopoly.
> > Lieutenant O'Malony, 70th Rifles, who had leave to Bombay, for
> >for the purpose of retiring from the service, and died at Meerut, served
> >campaign on the Sutlej (Medal) with the 50th, including the battles of
> >Moodkee, Ferezesbah, Aliwal, and Sobraon.
> > Major-General Sir Joseph Thackwell will succeed to the command of
> >Bombay forum, on Sir Wm. Gomm assuming the office of Commander in Chief
> >the Queen's and Company's troops in India.
> > Lt. Col. Poole, 1st Bombay Cavalry, has been induced to retire from
> >service by the payment of 60,000 rupees. Major Delemain, late acting Town
> >Major of Bombay, succeeds to the Lieutenant Colonelcy.
> >THE NAVY
> > The Lords of the Admiralty, on their official visit to Portsmouth,
> >boarded the Thetis frigate, Capt. Cooper, C.B., at Spithead, and in
> >terms noticed the conduct of Lieut. Partridge, R.N., son-in-law of John
> >Croker, Esq., Ballinegards, for the admirable manner in which he has
> >completed the fitting out and manning of that splendid vessel for active
> > Rear Admiral Lock, on promotion, resigns the appointment of Naval
> >Aide-de-Camp to the Queens and the vacancy brings Sir James Stirling
> >the list of paid Aid-de-Camp.
> > Captain Sir Richard O'Connor, K.C.H., son of the late Sir Patrick
> >O'Connor, of Cork, is promoted a Rear Admiral on the retired list.
> > A gentleman yesterday presented the following for publication -
> >true area of the Circle by geometrical solution without reference to its
> >periphery, has been discovered by Garrett Rodney Fitzgerald, Esq., of
> >Ballyneety, near this city. The result is very interesting, and a great
> >desideratum to the scientific world.-- Limerick Chronicle.
> >SEA SERPENT IN KINSALE.
> >To the Editor of the Southern Reporter,
> > SIR - A few friends accompanied me on a boating excursion this day,
> >whose names are William Silk, John Hunt, George Williams, Henry Seymour,
> >Edward Barry, and being off the Southern Islands, our attention was
> >by one of the party to an extraordinary appearance ahead of the boat.
> >Immediately all eyes were turned to see what it was, when to our
> >astonishment and fright the above monster of the deep was bearing down on
> >us. We were at once thrown into an awful fright, and thought it best to
> >retreat for shore. On our landing, Mr. W. Silk, who was armed with a
> >double-barreled gun, discharged both barrels at the monster, but without
> >effect. I need not describe his appearance as you are aware of it before;
> >but from inquiries from various boatmen, I am told he is off the harbour
> >last three days.- I remain, Sir, yours,
> > JOHN GOOD,
> >Long Quay, Kinsale, Sept. 9, 1850
> >Cathy Joynt Labath
> >Ireland Old News
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