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Thomas Kelly Family of Strabane

Transcribed, compiled and submitted by Len Swindley, Melbourne, Australia
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CAMUS-JUXTA-MOURNE PARISH CHURCH (CHRIST CHURCH, STRABANE)

Extracts from Baptismal Register:

Parents: THOMAS KELLY & ELIZABETH

THOMAS (1848)

HUGH (1850)

SAMUEL (1852)

HENRY KENNEDY ((1855)

SARAH (1855)

THOMAS ALEXANDER (1859)

JULIA ELIZA (1861)

 

A search of the marriage register confirms that Thomas’ and Elizabeth’s marriage did not take place in Christ Church

 

GRIFFITHS VALUATION OF IRELAND

Camus-juxta-Mourne Parish, Co. Tyrone 1858

Townsend Street, Strabane:

THOMAS KELLY leased a house, yard and small garden from the Marquis of Abercorn with an annual valuation of fifteen shillings

 

CAMUS-JUXTA-MOURNE-PARISH GRAVEYARD (PATRICK STREET, STRABANE)

Headstone:

SACRED TO THE MEMORY OF

THOMAS KELLY

BORN JULY 17 1818

DIED MARCH 2 1861

HIS CHILDREN

HUGH

DIED 12 JULY 1859

AGED 10 YEARS

ELLEN AND THOMAS

DIED IN INFANCY

BLESSED AND HOLY IS HE THAT HATH PART IN THE FIRST RESURRECTION

REV. XX.6.

 

CAMUS-JUXTA-MOURNE PARISH BURIAL REGISTER (FHL Film #823750)

KELLY, THOMAS; 2 years, this Parish, 17 Jun 1850

KELLY, HUGH; 9 years, Camus, 14 Jul 1859

KELLY, THOMAS; 42 years, Camus, 4 Mar 1861, Main Street, Strabane

 

LONDONDERRY SENTINEL

July 22 1859

Death: On the 12th July, at Strabane, aged 9 years, HUGH, son of MR. THOMAS KELLY

 

March 8 1861

Death: March 2, at Strabane, of disease of the heart, MR. THOMAS KELLY, aged 42 years

 

October 27 1865

Death: October 22, at Strabane, ELIZABETH, relict of the late MR. THOMAS KELLY, manager, Strabane Foundry

 

BRISBANE COURIER (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia)

January 2 1883

Married on the 21st November, at St. John's Church, Darlinghurst [Sydney], by the Rev. S. S. Tovey, B.A., Maurice Charles Mason, of Headington Hill, Darling Downs, Queensland, to JULIA ELIZABETH, youngest daughter of the late THOMAS KELLY, ESQ., Strabane, County Tyrone, Ireland