Londonderry Journal; Tuesday, Sept. 2, 1777
Matthew Kirwan is to carry on his late father's jewellry and engraving
Londonderry Journal; Friday, Sept. 5, 1777
Sally Harkin otherwise Kelly and her husband John Harkin have agreed to
separate; parish of Culdaff, Co. Donegal.
Londonderry Journal; Tuesday, Sept. 12, 1777
Married: Col. Calendar to Lady Elizabeth M'Donald, sister to the Earl of
Antrim; Rev. Mr. Morgan, rector of Clonuff, Co. Down to Miss Moore; Charles
Townshend to Miss Smyth; at Ballykelly, James Phillips, bailiff, age 93, to
Isabella Canning, age 19.
Michael Dermot, native of Derry, yarnmaker, deserted from the 6th or
Charles Higgins, weaver, age 26, is accused of robbery by his former
employer, Moses M'Kean Ballyskeagh, parish of Leckpatrick, Co. Tyrone.
Londonderry Journal; Tuesday, Sept. 16, 1777
Monaghan, Sept. 8
At the assizes which ended Saturday, Michael Quorkan, who was transmitted
here from London with his two sons, was found guilty of the murder of Arthur
Woods of Ballymackey, near Carrickmacross; to be hanged, &c. on the 16th.
Hugh Quorkan, for being an assistant to the murder, to be executed on Nov.
15 next. John Watson, for horse-stealing, to be executed Nov. 15. Bryan
Connelly, for felony, to be whipped. Elinor Smyth, for felony, to be
Londonderry Journal; Tuesday, Sept. 23, 1777
Died: in Bride st., William Crookshank, attorney; in the Custom House,
George Shannon, formerly Cashier of Excise; in Britain st., Capt.
Richardson; in Cavendish row, Art Magan; at Drumcondra, Tristram Swettenham;
Ed Murphy of the Black Rock; in Kildare st., Mrs. Gamble, sister to the late
Provost; in the Custom House, William Hulbertson, Deputy Receiver General of
the Port; at Belfast, Alexander Legg.
Last Wednesday, ___ West, a labouring man, hanged himself.
Died: Michael Priestly, architect.
Debtors of James and William M'Connell, both late of Lustycal, parish of
Taughboyne, are to pay James Brown jr, of Manor Cunningham and Samuel M'Cay,
Moyle, executors of Jane Martha otherwise M'Connell, administratrix of said
James and William, deceased.
Londonderry Journal; Friday, Sept. 26, 1777
At the Lifford assizes, ___ Monaghan was found guilty of the murder of her
own child; she is to be hanged.
Londonderry Journal; Tuesday, Sept. 30, 1777
Married: John Johnston to Miss Gamble; Mr. Campbell, saddler, to Miss Hay.
Died: the wife of Henry Darcus; Robert Smily, Cams near Strabane.
Cathy Joynt Labath
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