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Roulston (& variants) Genealogy Notes, Co. Donegal, Ireland 1830-70

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Extracted from personal notices inserted the LONDONDERRY SENTINEL & LONDONDERRY STANDARD
Transcribed, Compiled and Submitted by
Len Swindley, Melbourne, Australia



April 10 1830 [Died] On Wednesday, the 14th instant, Joseph Rolleston, of the City of Dublin, Esq., K.C., & LL.D., a lawyer of eminence and the father of the North West Bar. He was born in Castlefin, county Donegal, and descended from a family long settled there. He was called to the Bar at Michaelmas 1785 (Londonderry Sentinel)
December 11 1830 [Married] In Lifford Church, on Friday, the 3rd inst., by the Rev. William Knox, the Rev. Thomas Rolleston, Curate of Lifford, to Eliza, widow of the late Captain I. Humphrys (Londonderry Sentinel)
November 10 1832 [Died] In Raphoe, on Friday week, aged 50 years, James Roulston, Esq., for many years the surgeon of the Dispensary there. In him the poor have lost a good friend, and his wife and large family a fond and affectionate husband and parent (Londonderry Sentinel)
February 28 1835 [Married] On Tuesday last, at the house of Mr. Thomas Clarke, of Portlough, by the Rev. Samuel Craig, Mr. James Porter, of Ballyoughery, egg and butter dealer, to Miss Anne Jane Rolleston, daughter of the late Mr. Rolleston, of Castlegay, near Letterkenny (Londonderry Sentinel)
September 26 1835 [Died] At Castlegay, on Tuesday, the 15th inst., Mrs. Lily Roulstone, aged 82 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
July 16 1836 [Married] On the 6th inst., by the Rev. William Dickey, of Carnone, Mr. Joseph Wray, of Rusky, to Miss Fanny Roulston, of Carn (Londonderry Sentinel)
July 30 1836 [Married] On the 26th inst., by the Rev. J.P. Dickey, of Carnone, Mr. David Roulston, of Carnamana, to Miss Fanny Wray, of Killygordon (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 28 1837 [Married] On Tuesday, the 10th inst., by the Rev. Samuel Craig, Mr. Robert Roulston, of Castlegay, to Elizabeth, daughter of Mr. Alexander Wilson, of Castrews (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 28 1840 [Married] At Castlegay, on Thursday, the 19th inst., by the Rev. Joseph Lytle, Presbyterian Minister of Letterkenny, Matthew Colhoun, of Rathdonnel House, Esq., to Miss Fanny Roulston, daughter of the late Robert Roulston, Esq., of Castlegay, near Kilmacrenan, county Donegal (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 5 1842 [Married] On the 24th ult., by the Rev. W. McClure, Mr. Thomas Roulstone, of Castlegay, Letterkenny, to Eliza Jane, youngest daughter of Mr. Samuel Porter, Balloughry, Derry (Londonderry Sentinel)
June 13 1846 [Married] On the 4th inst., in the First Presbyterian Church, Stranorlar, by the Rev. J. Steel, Mr. Joseph Roulstone, Castlegay, to Anne Jane, daughter of Mr. William Bell, of Dunwiley (Londonderry Sentinel)
July 3 1847 [Married] On Thursday last, the 1st inst., in the Presbyterian Church, Manorcunningham, by the Rev. Mr. Leech, Letterkenny, Mr. Samuel Roulstone, of Castlegay, Letterkenny, to Mary, eldest daughter of Mr. John Wilson, of Portlough (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 28 1847 [Married] On the 25th inst., in the First Presbyterian Church, Stranorlar, by the Rev. J. Steele, Mr. Daniel Roulston, of Castlegay, to Margaret, daughter of Mr. Thomas Bell, of Dunwiley (Londonderry Sentinel)
November 6 1847 [Died] On Friday, the 29th ult., of fever, Mr. Thomas Roulston, of St. Johnston, aged 56 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 18 1850 [Died] January 10, the Rev. Thomas Rolleston, Curate of Tullaghobegley, in the Diocese of Raphoe, aged 64 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
April 23 1852 [Died] On the 18th inst., at the residence of his brother, Greenhill, (near St. Johnston,) in the 25th year of his age, Mr. James Roulston, brother of Mr. Alex Roulston, of this City, merchant (Londonderry Sentinel)
December 17 1852 [Died] On Sunday, 12th inst., at Eddnaharnon Cottage, Letterkenny, of influenza, Eliza Jane, daughter of Mr. Thomas Roulston, aged 5 years and 10 months (Londonderry Sentinel)
April 8 1853 [Married] On Thursday, 31st March, at St. Albans Church, Liverpool, Mr. J. Farrant Rolstone, eldest son of Captain Rolestone, of Dartmouth, to Lilly, second daughter of Mr. John Roulstone, late of County of Donegal (Londonderry Sentinel)
October 14 1853 [Died] At Edenaharen Cottage, Letterkenny, of disease of the heart, Eliza Jane, the beloved wife of Mr. Thomas Roulston, in the 30th year of her age
September 14 1855 [Died] September 6, at Trentamucklagh, Rebecca, relict of the late Mr. Joseph Roulston, aged 93 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
December 14 1855 [Died] On the 10th inst., at his residence, Drumadowey, county Donegal, after a few hours' illness, in the 74th year of his age, Mr. Robert Roulston, of Her Majesty's Customs (Londonderry Sentinel)
February 8 1856 [Married] On the 24th ult., at the First Presbyterian Church, Ballylennon, by the Rev. Mr. Lecky, Mr. Robert Roulstone, Ardagh, near St. Johnston, to Susan, daughter of Mr. James Moore, Glencush, near Lifford (Londonderry Sentinel)
February 11 1859 [Died] February 6, at his residence, Dungorman, near Castlefin, Mr. Charles Roulston, aged 40 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 11 1859 [Died] March 3, at Drumadowey, Birdstown, after a lingering illness, Martha, third daughter of the late Mr. Robert Roulstone, in the 20th year of her age (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 27 1860 [Birth] January 13, at Ballindrate, county Donegal, the wife of Mr. Joseph Roulston, of a daughter (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 23 1860 [Married] February 16, in the Donoughmore Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. Alexander Caldwell, Mr. William Cooper, of Raws Lower, to Miss Roulston, of Dungorman (Londonderry Sentinel)
September 21 1860 [Married] September 13, at Mannorcunningham, by the Rev. S. Jack, brother in law to the bridegroom, assisted by the Rev. Samuel McClure, Mr. Joseph Gregg, Moneylagan, county Donegal, to Mary, second daughter of Mr. Robert Roulstone, Keshends (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 25 1861 [Married] On the 17th January, in the Second Presbyterian Church, Stranorlar, by the Rev. John Macauley, Mr. Adam Tait, Lebbadoo, to Mary, the eldest daughter of Mr. William Roulston, merchant, Magheracorran (Londonderry Sentinel)
April 4 1862 [Married] March 27, in the Presbyterian Church, St. Johnston, by the Rev. Joseph McConaghey, Mr. William McKain, of St. Johnston, to Anne Jane, eldest daughter of Mr. John Roulston, Gortnamoney (Londonderry Sentinel)
April 11 1862 [Died] April 9, at his residence, Trentamucklagh, Mr. William Roulston, aged 17 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
July 4 1862 [Died] July 3, at Castlethird, county Donegal, Mrs. Mary Roulston, aged 87 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 1 1862 [Died] July 26, at Killygordon, at the house of her son, the Rev. A. Sinclair Humphreys, Elizabeth, relict of the Rev. Thomas Rolleston, aged 76 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
October 10 1862 [Died] September 26, in his forty eight year, Mr. Samuel Roulston, jun., Castlegay (Londonderry Sentinel)
November 21 1862 [Married] November 18, in the Presbyterian Church, Monreagh, by the Rev. Andrew Long, assisted by the Rev. W.R. Black, Scriggan, Mr. William Roulstone, Castlethird, to Eleanor, daughter of the late Mr. Alexander Roulstone, Trentamucklagh (Londonderry Sentinel)
February 13 1863 [Married] February 10, in the Third Presbyterian Church, Ramelton, by the Rev. John Greenlees, A.M., Mr. Robert Roulston, Magheracorran, to Anne Jane, second daughter of Mr. Alexander Patterson, Castleshanaghan (Londonderry Sentinel)
February 20 1863 [Died] February 14, at his residence, Trentamucklagh, William Roulstone, aged 74 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
November 6 1863 [Married] November 2, at the Cathedral, Derry, by the Rev. William M. Beresford, Mr. William Carland, Waterside, Derry, to Miss Eliza Roulston, St. Johnston, county Donegal (Londonderry Sentinel)
March 17 1865 [Died] On the 10th March, at her residence, Dungorman, near Castlefin, Margaret Anne, the relict of the late Charles Roulston, aged 81 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
April 25 1865 [Died] April 17, at Manorcunningham, Jane Mayne, widow of the late Mr. John Roulston, Castlederg (Londonderry Sentinel)
June 30 1865 [Died] June 23, at her residence, Dernahally, Mary Roulstone, aged 78 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 18 1865 [Died] August 12, at his father's residence, Trentamucklagh, Mr. William Roulstone, aged 28 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
September 29 1865 [Died] September 16, at his residence, Eden Cottage, county Donegal, Mr. Thomas Roulston, aged 44 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
December 27 1865 [Married] December 21, in Donoughmore Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. Robert Smyth, B.A., Mr. Joseph Roulstone, Dungannon, to Margaret, youngest daughter of the late Mr. John Griffith, Altnapaste (Londonderry Sentinel)
April 3 1866 [Married] March 29, at Alt Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. S. Stewart, Mr. Hugh Wylie, of Breagy, to Sarah, daughter of Mr. Jeremiah Roulston, of Cornellion, Castlefin (Londonderry Sentinel)
June 15 1866 [Married] June 12, at Articlave Church [Co. Londonderry], by the Venerable Archdeacon Galwey, assisted by the Rev. W. Wilson, Mr. Joseph Roulstone, Raphoe, late of Victoria, Australia, to Florinda Norman, youngest daughter of the late Mr. Edmund Waddy, Londonderry (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 29 1867 [Died] January 20, at his residence, Castlegay, Joseph Roulston, Esq., in the 82nd year of his age (Londonderry Sentinel)
July 16 1867 [Birth] July 6, at Cross House, Raphoe, the wife of Mr. Joseph Roulston, of a Daughter (Londonderry Sentinel)
December 6 1867 [Married] December 5, in St. Johnston Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. Joseph McConaghy, Mr. David Bell, Drumenon, to Eliza Jane, only daughter of Mr. John Roulston, Moness (Londonderry Sentinel)
December 20 1867 [Birth] December 12, at Lossit, Parish of Gartan, the wife of Mr. Joseph Roulston, P.L.G., of a daughter (Londonderry Sentinel)
January 14 1868 [Married] On the 8th January, in Alt Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. S. Stewart, assisted by the Rev. Robert Beattie, Mr. Thomas Cooke., Convoy, to Matilda, daughter of Mr. Jeremiah Roulston, Corcullion, Castlefin (Londonderry Sentinel)
February 28 1868 [Married] February 20, in the Second Presbyterian Church, Stranorlar, by the Rev. John McAuley, Mr. Robert Wilson, Garrison Hill, Killygordon, to Annie Eliza, third daughter of Mr. William Roulstone, Magheracorran, Stranorlar (Londonderry Sentinel)
May 12 1868 [Died] May 5, at his residence, Drumadowey, near Birdstown, county Donegal, Thomas Roulston, aged 38 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
June 11 1869 [Married] June 10, in the St. Johnston Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. Joseph Maconaghy, Mr. James Roulston, Goldonagh, to Rebecca, eldest daughter of Mr. Alexander Smyth, Trentamucklagh, near St, Johnston (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 31 1869 [Died] August 29, at Dungorman, Jane, wife of Mr. Robert Roulston, aged 72 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
September 24 1869 [Died] Sept. 22, at Dungorman, Mr. Joseph Roulston, aged 72 years (Londonderry Sentinel)
October 12 1869 [Married] July 27, in the Wesleyan Church, Rockhampton, Queensland [Australia], by the Rev. Mr. Lavery, John Rolleston, late of Killygordon, county Donegal, to Jane, eldest daughter of the late S. McMaster, Esq., of Clones, county Monaghan (Londonderry Sentinel)
February 23 1870 [Died] February 8, at Carricknamana, after a lingering illness which he bore with Christian patience and resignation, George Roulstone, aged 40 years (Londonderry Standard)
March 16 1870 [Died] March 13 at his residence, Ardagh, Andrew Roulston, aged 83 years (Londonderry Standard)
May 31 1870 [Married] May 26, at Donoughmore Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. Robert Smyth, B.A., Mr. Robert Roulston, jun., to Sarah, youngest daughter of the late Mr. William Harper, Holmestown (Londonderry Sentinel)
August 3 1870 [Married] At Donoughmore Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. Robert Smyth, B.A., Mr. William Algeo, Callhame, to Miss Sarah Roulstone, Carricknamana (Londonderry Standard)