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Londonderry Journal; Aug 1777

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  • Cathy Joynt Labath
    Londonderry Journal; Friday, August 1, 1777 Sligo. Capt. Parkinson, Captain of the American privateer Polly, was born in Londonderry; his crew is mostly
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      Londonderry Journal; Friday, August 1, 1777

      Sligo.
      Capt. Parkinson, Captain of the American privateer Polly, was born in
      Londonderry; his crew is mostly French.

      Dublin.
      Married: Lord St. Lawrence, eldest son of the Earl of Howth, to Lady
      Margaret Birmingham.

      Died: The Earl of Ichiquin; Arch. Hamilton, fellow of the College of
      Physicians.

      Londonderry.
      Married: William Glen, merchant, to Miss Hope, milliner, both of this city.

      Londonderry Journal; Tuesday, August 12, 1777

      Dublin.
      Chevalier Jaques Bartheme de Lamote, convert to the Protestant church,
      parish church of Finglass.

      Londonderry.
      Died: James Fisher, formerly an innkeeper of this city; the wife of John
      Cairns, publican.

      The late Neal Campbell's interest in the house and adjoining concern, where
      George Campbell, baker, now dwells, near Bishop's gate, to be sold.

      Francis M'Collum, Pat M'Carren, and Daniel Boyle, accused in the murder of
      Robert M'Cormick at the Old Town of Letterkenny, will surrender themselves
      to the sheriff of Co. Donegal.

      Londonderry Journal; Tuesday, August 19, 1777

      Cork.
      Capt. Cleland of the Sally was killed by a broadside from a privateer.

      Londonderry.
      Died: At Letterkenny, Henry Gamble, formerly of this city.

      Debts owed to the late Robert Ramsay of Lisnenan, Co. Donegal, are to be
      paid to John Ramsay of Londonderry or James King, Trimra near Letterkenny.

      Deserted from the 3rd Horse or Carbineers on July 16: James Dougherty, age
      18, born at Drumquin, Co. Tyrone, former schoolmaster at Letterkenny and
      Robert M'Kim, age 20, born near Letterkenny, labourer; they had been
      enlisted at Derry by Lt. Daniel.

      Londonderry Journal; Friday, August 22, 1777

      Dublin.
      Married: Col. Sandford to Lady Rachel M'Donnel, sister of the Earl of
      Antrim; Chevalier Betheme de la Mothe, of France, to Miss Flood of Co.
      Kilkenny.

      Died: Maj. Richard Temple; James Pettigrew, age 89, formerly a linen
      merchant; in Castle st., John Armstrong, ribbon weaver.

      Londonderry Journal; Tuesday, August 26, 1777

      Dublin.
      Died: Alexander Galbraith, of burns received while endeavouring to
      extinguish the fire in his house.

      Londonderry Journal; Friday, August 29, 1777

      Londonderry.
      Married: yesterday, William Hope, merchant, to Widow Moore of Butcher st.;
      Sam Tagert, merchant, Strabane, to Miss Armstrong of Magwire's bridge.

      Cathy Joynt Labath
      Ireland Old News
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