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Evans Genealogy Notes, Cos. Tyrone, Northern Ireland & Donegal, Ireland 1840-69

Items from the Press
Extracted from Personal Notices Inserted in the Londonderry Sentinel
Transcribed, Compiled and Submitted by
Len Swindley, Melbourne, Australia




Date Notice
Jan 11 1840 [Married] Evans& Farrington – January 1st, at Cheltenham, by the Rev. Edward Holmes Farrington, the Rev. G. H. Evans, M. A., formerly of Strabane, Chaplain in the Hon. East India Company's service, Madras establishment, to Maria Harriet, youngest daughter of the late Sir Henry Maturin Farrington, Bart., of Spring Lawn, Devon (Londonderry Sentinel)
Dec 14 1844 [Died] December 6th, at Gortmerron House, Dungannon, Sarah Maria, the beloved wife of Edward Evans, Esq., in her 73rd year (Londonderry Sentinel)
Dec 12 1846 [Died] On the 3rd inst., at Cheltenham, in the 47th year of her age, Bessy, the beloved wife of the Rev. George Evans, formerly of the city of Armagh, and daughter of the late William Murray, Esq., of Killymeal, in the county of Tyrone (Londonderry Sentinel)
Feb 15 1850 [Married] Evans & Johnston – On Thursday 14th inst., at Cappagh Church, by the Rev. James Byrne, Rector, James Evans, Esq., of Strabane, to Miss Ann Johnston, of Omagh, daughter of John Johnston, Esq., of Killybrack (Londonderry Sentinel)
Apr 5 1850 [Died] On the 4th inst., in her 80th year, at the house of her son in law, Mr. Flannagan, Jane, relict of the late John Evans, of Strabane Her remains will be interred in Strabane Churchyard on Monday morning, the 8th inst., at 10 o'clock (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jan 24 1851 [Birth] On the 15th inst., Mrs. James Evans, Strabane, of a son (Londonderry Sentinel)
Apr 16 1852 [Died] On Saturday, 3rd April, William John, only son of Mr. James Evans, Strabane, aged 14 months (Londonderry Sentinel)
Dec 16 1853 [Birth] On the 25th ult., at Bath, the wife of the Rev. G. H. Evans, Chaplain H. E. I. C. S., [formerly of Strabane] of a son (Londonderry Sentinel)
Dec 23 1853 [Died] December 21st, Caroline Louisa, infant daughter of James Evans, Esq., Strabane, aged 10 months (Londonderry Sentinel)
Sep 26 1856 [Died] At Woolwich, on the 13th inst., Matilda Evans, daughter of the late Mr. John Evans, of Strabane (Londonderry Sentinel)
Sep 24 1858 [Married] Evans & Johnston – On the 16th inst., in Dromore Church, by the Rev. Henry L. St. George, James Evans, Esq., of Strabane, to Mary, eldest daughter of J. Johnston, Esq., Cornamuckla, of Fintona, county Tyrone (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jul 22 1859 [Birth] July 8, the wife of James Evans, Esq., Strabane, of a daughter (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jun 15 1860 [Married] Evans & Scriven – On the 12th May, in St. Anne's Church, Dublin, by the Rev. Joseph Medlicott, Vicar of Patterne, Wiltshire, Edward Kentish Evans, Esq., of Annaroe, county Tyrone, the youngest son of the Rev. Edward John Evans, Vicar of Rostrevor, to Jane Bury, the youngest daughter of the late Captain Scriven, R. M. (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jun 7 1861 [Birth] At Annaroe, Caledon, the wife of Edward K. Evans, Esq., of a son (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jan 10 1862 [Birth] January 2, the wife of James Evans, Esq., Strabane, of a son (Londonderry Sentinel)
Mar 6 1863 [Died] March 3, at Booterstown, county Dublin, Thomas Evans, Esq., of Manchester, brother of Mr. James Evans, Strabane (Londonderry Sentinel)
Mar 18 1864 [Birth] March 14, at Strabane, the wife of James Evans, Esq., of a son (Londonderry Sentinel)
Apr 12 1864 [Birth] On the 7th April, at Annaroe, Caledon, the wife of Edward K. Evans, Esq., of a son (Londonderry Sentinel)
Nov 19 1869 [Died] Nov. 16, at his residence, Main Street, Strabane, James Evans, Esq., aged 56 years (Londonderry Sentinel)



Date Notice
May 25 1844 [Died] On the 20th inst., at the "Old Lodge", (the residence of his nephew, S. McDowell Elliot, Esq.), John Evans, Esq., M. D., Surgeon, R. N., of the Cottage, Buncrana, county Donegal. His remains will be removed for interment in the New Burying ground on Thursday morning, 23rd inst., at half past 8 o'clock – Belfast Chronicle (Londonderry Sentinel)
Feb 2 1855 [Died] At Culdaff House, on the 27th ult., aged 76 years, Mrs. Evans, relict of the late Captain Robert Evans, R. N., brother of the late Sir John Evans, of Erbistock Hall, North Wales. Deceased was the youngest daughter of the late George Nesbitt, Esq., of Woodhill in the county Donegal (Londonderry Sentinel)
Jan 18 1861 [Died] January 6, at Mill House, Ardara, in child birth, Eliza, the wife of Mr. James Evans, and daughter of Mr. Robert Smith, Chief Boatman in charge of Gweedore, aged 25 year (Londonderry Sentinel)
Apr 17 1868 [Birth] April 12, at Heathcote Villa, Ardara, the wife of John M. B. Evans, Esq., Coroner, of a daughter (Londonderry Sentinel)
Oct 5 1869 [Birth] Sept. 25, the wife of John M. B. Evans, Esq., coroner, Milo Cottage, Ardara, of a daughter (Londonderry Sentinel)