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Greer Genealogy Notes, Co. Donegal, Ireland 1829-65

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




Date Notice
Dec 12 1829 [Died] At Ballybofey, on Monday, the 23rd ult., in the 61st year of his age, John Greer
Jun 25 1836 [Married] GREER & LEITCH On Thursday last, at Argry, by the Rev. James Huston, William James Greer, Esq., M. D., of Lifford, to Sarah, daughter of the late Mr. Leitch, of Argry
Jun 27 1840 [Married] DON & GREER On the 25th inst., by the Rev. James Steele, of Stranorlar, John G. Don, Esq., officer of excise, Camblestown, to Miss Martha Greer, Londonderry
Sep 2 1843 [Died] On the 28th ult., Mr. Henry William Greer, aged 75, Usher of Lifford Endowed School
Oct 21 1843 [Died] At Ramelton, on Thursday, the 12th inst., of a lingering illness, Martha, the beloved wife of Mr. Alexander Greer, of the Inn, aged 55 years
Jun 7 1845 [Died] On the 25th ult., at the house of his nephew, Mr. Greer, Ballymena, Mr. William Greer, formerly of Backlees, near Stranorlar, aged 83 years
Sep 5 1846 [Died] At Letterkenny, on Friday, the 28th ult., at the advanced age of 80 years, Mr. George Greer, of that Town
Jun 17 1848 [Died] At his residence in Coolnagard, near Omagh, on the 1st inst., in the 94th year of his age, Mr. Edward Greer
Jan 17 1851 [Married] BLACKWOOD & GREER On the 13th inst., in Letterkenny Church, by the Rev. Richard Smith, James William Blackwood, Esq., merchant, to Catherine, daughter of the late Andrew Greer, Esq., High Glen, and niece of the late Samuel Morrison, Esq., Surgeon of the Royal Navy
Feb 6 1852 [Died] At Strabane, on Tuesday last, at the house of her son-in-law, Mr. John Anderson, Mrs. Greer, relict of the late Mr. Greer, Ballybofey, county Donegal
Jun 30 1854 [Married] HATRICK & GREER At St. John's, New Brunswick, on the 25th May, by the Rev. A. M. Stavely, Captain John Hatrick, of Londonderry, to Catherine, daughter of Mr. Alexander Greer, formerly of Ramelton, county Donegal
Apr 1 1859 [Died] February 22, at St. John, N. B., Mr. Robert Greer, formerly of Rathmelton, county Donegal
Jan 11 1861 [Married] GREER & FLEMING On the 3rd January, at Inch Church, county Donegal, by the Rev. H. Scott, Foyle Hill, Mr. Robert Greer, of Greer's Glen, Ramelton, to Elizabeth, the second daughter of the late Mr. John Fleming, Drum, Inch Island
Jul 19 1861 [Married] GREER & CARTER July 16, at St. Peter's Church, Dublin, by the Rev. William J. Fennell, assisted by the Rev. George Bradley, Thomas F. Greer, Esq., Rhone Hill House, county Tyrone, to Lizzy, eldest daughter of the late Major Carter, Barmeen, county Dublin
Aug 4 1863 [Married] GREER & CARSON June 28, in Newtownstewart Church, by the Rev. C. W. Hamilton, Mr. James Greer, of Monglass, to Miss Jane Carson, of Lifford
Sep 16 1864 [Died] August 16, Alexander Greer, Esq., late surviving partner of the firm of Messrs. R. & A. Greer, St. John, New Brunswick, and formerly of Ramelton, county Donegal
Oct 11 1864 [Died] October 7, at Lifford, William John Greer, Esq., M. D.
Nov 3 1865 [Died] October 28, at Lifford, Sarah, widow of the late William John Greer, Esq., M. D.