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Miller / Millar Family Notes, Co. Donegal, Ireland 1775-1870

Extracts from Newspapers
Extracted from personal notices inserted in the Londonderry Journal, Strabane Morning Post, Londonderry Sentinel & Londonderry Standard
Transcribed, Compiled and Submitted by
Len Swindley, Melbourne, Australia


Note: the compiler of this file has no connection to any Miller or Millar family


Date Note
February 28 1775 [Married] Rev. Mr. Taylor of Convoy, Co Donegal, to Miss Jane Miller of Trench, Co Londonderry (Londonderry Journal)
December 24 1776 [Married] At Lifford Will. McFarlane, merchant to Miss Frances Millar daughter of the late James Millar, attorney (Londonderry Journal)
July 10 1778 [Married] Rev. Mr. Burgoyne to Miss Miller both of Lifford, Co Donegal (Londonderry Journal)
June 27 1826 [Married] At Ballintra, county of Donegal, James Taylor, Esq., of Raphoe, to Mary daughter of John Miller, Esq. (Strabane Morning Post)
March 20 1832 [Died] At Lifford, on Wednesday last, Mr. John Miller, of that town (Strabane Morning Post)
February 12 1831 [Married] On the 28th ult., at Ballintra Church, by the Rev. M. G. Fenwick, Lieut. Thomas Hamilton, R. N., to Anne, second daughter of John Miller, Esq., of Ballintra (Londonderry Sentinel)
April 16 1836 [Married] On the 7th inst., by the Rev. William Scott, at the house of her father, Mr. George Miller, of Ballinamoor, county Derry, to Eliza, only daughter of Mr. William Speer, of Ballyboe, Dooish, county Donegal (Londonderry Sentinel)
December 3 1836 [Birth] On the 1st inst., at Leck Glebe, county Donegal, the lady of the Rev. John H. Miller, of a son (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 9 1839 [Birth] February, 12, at Leck Glebe, county Donegal, the lady of the Rev. J. H. Miller, of a son (Londonderry Sentinel)
September 25 1841 [Died] On the 18th inst., John Miller, Esq., of Rossyvolan, county Donegal, in his 60th year {Londonderry Sentinel)
January 8 1842 [Died] On Saturday, 1st January, John Miller, aged 18 years, youngest son of Mr. Andrew Miller, Hotel, Stranorlar {Londonderry Sentinel)
October 7 1843 [Married] Yesterday, by the Rev. James Graham, James Miller, Esq., Londonderry, to Anne, fourth daughter of the late Thomas Keys, Esq., Largvale, near Lifford, and granddaughter of the late Rev. John Babington, Fanet (Londonderry Sentinel)
November 30 1844 [Married] On Wednesday, 27th inst., in Stranorlar Church, by the Rev. T. Fullerton, Martha, eldest daughter of Mr. Browne, postmaster of Stranorlar, to Mr A. Miller, jun., of Stranorlar (Londonderry Sentinel)
December 21 1844 [Died] On Wednesday, the 4th last, Annie Miller, aged 102 years, mother of the late John Miller, Esq., Rossyvolen, county Donegal {Londonderry Sentinel)
November 6 1847 [Married] On the 26th ult., in the Catholic Chapel, at Ballyshannon, county Donegal, by the Rt. Rev. Dr. McGettigan, R. C. Bishop of Raphoe, Alexander Penrose Miller, Captain in the 92nd Highlanders, and brother of Sir William Miller, Glenlee, to Julia Monica, daughter of the late Simon Sheil, Esq., M. D., Ballyshannon, and cousin of the late Right Hon. O'Connor Don, M. P., for the county of Roscommon (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 3 1849 [Birth] Feb. 24, at Linsford House, Buncrana, the lady of John Miller, Esq., of a daughter (Londonderry Sentinel)
October 12 1849 [Died] At Rossyvolan, on the 19th ult., Rebecca, relict of the late John Miller, Esq {Londonderry Sentinel)
February 7 1851 [Married] On the 3rd inst., in the Presbyterian Church, Ballyarnett, by the Rev. Robert McCreery, Mr. Joseph Gray, to Miss Jane Millar, both of Knowhead {Londonderry Sentinel)
October 3 1851 [Died] At Rossyvolan, on the 1st inst., of inflammation of the brain, in the 20th year of her age, Sarah, youngest daughter of the late John Miller, Esq., of Rossyvolan, county Donegal {Londonderry Sentinel)
August 13 1852 [Married] August 5, in Muff Church, Donegal, by the Rev. George Smith, Mr. James Riddell, of Newtownstewart, to Margaret, eldest daughter of Mr. David Miller, of this City (Londonderry Sentinel)
July 1 1853 [Birth] On 27th June, in Tavistock Place, London, the wife of the Rev. John H. Miller, of Kilrea, of a son (Londonderry Sentinel)
December 9 1853 [Died] In Ballyshannon, on the 29th ult., Francis John, the infant son of Mr. David Miller, Collector of H. M. Customs, aged one year {Londonderry Sentinel)
December 16 1853 [Married] On the 6th inst., in the Presbyterian Church, Raphoe, by the Rev. J. Thompson, Mr. Cunningham, merchant, Londonderry, to Martha, eldest daughter of Mr. Miller, of Burnside (Londonderry Sentinel)
December 23 1853 [Married] December 20, in Stranorlar Church, by the Rev. T. Fullerton, Mary Anne, youngest daughter of Andrew Miller, of Stranorlar, to Mr. John O'Donnell, of Lummy, Parish of Inniskeel (Londonderry Sentinel)
June 27 1856 [Birth] At Launceston, Tasmania [Australia], on the 12th March, the wife of J. L. Miller, Esq., surgeon, superintendent of the General Hospital, and Infirmary, formerly of this City, of a son (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 16 1861 [Died] August 8, at Combermore, Lifford, the residence of Robert Little, Esq., M .B., Catherine, relict of the late William Miller, Esq., of Clonmel, aged 81 years {Londonderry Sentinel)
September 1 1863 [Married] August 25, in Knowhead Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. David Clarke, Mr. John Moore, Burt, to Matilda, daughter of Mr. William Miller, of Aught (Londonderry Sentinel)
October 30 1863 [Died] October 27, at Stranorlar, Sally, eldest daughter of Andrew and Martha Millar, aged 17 years {Londonderry Sentinel)
December 18 1863 [Died] December 15, at Stranorlar, Mr. Andrew Millar, aged 80 years {Londonderry Sentinel)
January 22 1864 [Died] January 19, at Stranorlar, Samuel Browne Millar, aged 15 years, only son of Andrew and Martha Millar {Londonderry Sentinel)
February 23 1866 [Married] February 22, in the Ballyarnett Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. Samuel Irvine, Greenbank, Mr. Isaac Ewing, Crehenan, to Miss Sarah Miller, Burnfoot (Londonderry Sentinel)
June 18 1867 [Married] June 13, in the First Presbyterian Church, Letterkenny, by the Rev. John Kinnear, Mr. Henry Millar, of Letterkenny, to Annie, daughter of the late Mr. John Nixon, of Downpatrick, county Down {Londonderry Sentinel)
September 20 1867 [Married] September 19, in the Presbyterian Church, Ballyarnett, by the Rev. Robert McCreery, Mr. John McElhinney, of Derryvain, to Miss Anne Millar, of Knowhead {Londonderry Sentinel)
January 10 1868 [Died] At Milltown, Clashagowan, Jane Miller, aged 29 years {Londonderry Sentinel)
March 17 1868 [Died] March 12, at Donegal, Mrs. James Miller, aged 71 years {Londonderry Sentinel)
November 20 1868 [Married] November 19, at Crossroads Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. Samuel McClure, A. B., Mr. James Miller, Carroreagh, to Rebecca, eldest daughter of Mr. William Edmiston, Ardnamohil {Londonderry Sentinel)
August 13 1869 [Died] August 8, at Burnside, near Raphoe, Mr. Jonathan Millar, aged 80 years {Londonderry Sentinel)
February 5 1870 [Married] February 1, at Second Letterkenny Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. O. Leitch, Mr. Samuel Millar, of Drimmanaght, to Eliza, only daughter of Mr. Alexander Irwin, of Kirkneedy (Londonderry Standard)
May 25 1870 [Died] May 17, at her residence, Mountcharles, Mrs. Mary Miller, aged 84 years (Londonderry Standard)
August 27 1870 [Married] August 25, at the Presbyterian Church, Donoughmore, by the Rev. Robert Smyth, B. A., Mr. Wm. Millar, Burnside, Raphoe, to Margaret, daughter of Mr. Stephen Patterson, Ballinacorr (Londonderry Standard)