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Londonderry Journal; Dec 1775

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    Londonderry Journal; Friday, December 1, 1775 Dublin. Married: Caesar Colclough, Co. Wexford, to Miss Martha, daughter of Rev. John Waring of Kilkenny; John
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      Londonderry Journal; Friday, December 1, 1775

      Dublin.

      Married: Caesar Colclough, Co. Wexford, to Miss Martha, daughter of Rev.
      John Waring of Kilkenny; John Murray to Miss Catherine Alexander, both of
      the parish of Fehan, Co. Derry.

      Londonderry Journal; Tuesday, December 5, 1775

      Died: Friday, at an advanced age, Mrs. Anne Caldwell, relict of the late
      Mathew Caldwell of this city.

      Londonderry Journal; Tuesday, December 8, 1775

      Kilkenny.
      Ambrose Power, Barretstown, Co. Tipperary, J.P., brother of Baron Power, was
      slain by White Boys; he had apprehended William Mackey at Fethard fair.

      Dublin, Dec. 5.
      In an epidemic died Monday fortnight William Meadows, apothecary; three days
      later his wife; next day her aunt (who lived in the same house); next day
      his sister; their apprentices and servants lie without hope of recovery.

      Married: Thomas Palmer, Summerhill, Co. Mayo to Miss Rynd, eldest daughter
      of Thomas Rynd, merchant; Thomas Doran to Miss Mary Gallagher of Sligo; at
      Lisburn, Rev. Patrick Parker to Miss Gear.

      Died: James Trant of Co. Corke; at Loughgall, John Hardy, linen draper; at
      Belfast, Robert Armstrong; John Gunston, upholder; George Stackpole; the
      Lady of Col. Gore of the Battleaxe Guards.

      Londonderry Journal; Friday, December 15, 1775

      Dublin.
      Reward of 1,000 pounds offered for the first and 300 pounds for each of the
      next twelve taken and convicted for the murder of Ambrose Power.

      Died: at Six-mile-bridge, Col Augustine Fitzgerald; Frederick Shippey; at
      Fines, John Hogan, aged 104 years, who lifed these fifty years on a silk
      diet; at Corke, Henry Sheares, banker.

      Londonderry.
      William M'Elwaine, eldest son and heir of John M'Elwaine, deceased, and
      Alexander M'Elwaine, executors of said John, vs William Brown; to sell
      former lands of Joseph Brown, Ballybigly, on Lough Swilly and bordering
      Joseph Alexander's farm in the manor of Mount Stewart, barony of Rapho.

      Londonderry Journal; Tuesday, December 19, 1775

      Dublin.
      Mary St. John, Leighlenbridge, convert to the Church of Ireland.

      Londonderry
      John M'Elwee, apprentice, has run off from William Linn.

      Londonderry Journal; Friday, December 22, 1775

      Limerick.
      Mr. Lamb, a Quaker near Mountrath, was attacked and killed by White Boys.

      Londonderry.
      Andrew Kennedy ran off from the service of Thomas D. Logan; about twenty
      years old; reward from T.D. Logan or Henry Patterson, Newtown Cunningham.

      Londonderry Journal; Tuesday, December 26, 1775

      Dublin.
      Died: at Ballendrate, Co. Donegal, Mr. Francis Hamilton; at Dungannon, Co.
      Tyrone, Oliver M'Laughlin.

      Londonderry.
      John M'Elwee has left William Linn because of ill treatment and will apply
      for justice.

      Londonderry Journal; Friday, December 29, 1775

      Dublin.
      Died: at Carrick-on-Suir, Mark Scott, Mohubber, brother of the Solicitor
      General; at Ballyclare, age 99, Charles Crimble; Thomas Murray, Killulta,
      linen draper; at Strabane, Miss Martha Nichol.

      Londonderry.
      Wallace Moorhead, parish of Ardstraw, allegedly was murdered by John
      M'Laughlin of the same parish, who has absconded.



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