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August 1840 Garvagh Church Visitation List
Part 2

This is the second part of the list, for explanation and notes, see the first part. However, part two is all in the same hand throughout and all dates seem to be 1840.

Gortacloghan (Gortacloghan)

Gortacloghan C 84 13 is now a small village.
F001
Wm Young
Molly do wife
Names of Children
Nancy do
Wm do
Jas do
Matilda do
Mary do
Sarah do
F002
Robt Doherty
Mary do wife
Names of Children
Hanna do
Betty do
Mary Jane do
Thos do
Isiah do
F003
Archy McKee
Jane do wife
Names of Children
Jane do

18 Page 1 ends here 3


F004
Jas do
Nancy do
Elizabeth do
Thos do
Although these are over the page from F003 they are presumably a continuation.

Ballydollaghan (Ballydullaghan)

Spelling almost unchanged. C 84 11
F005
James Bell
Nancy do wife
Names of Children
Wm Bell
Jas do
P. Jane do
Hannah do
Nancy do

Gorta Cloghan (cont)

F006
Robt Anderson
Jane do wife
Widow Ranger An old woman

15 Page 2 ends here 2


Carbalintober (Carbalintober)

The present village name is still spelt the same. C 84 12
F007
Andrew Reid
Mary do wife
Names of Children
Joseph do
Cathern Jane do
Wm do
Andrew do
F008
John Broomfield
Anne do wife
Names of Children
Mary Ann do
Jane do
John do
Wm do
Sarah do
Henry do
F009
Thos McKee
Nancy do wife
Nams of Child

16 Page 3 ends here 3


F010
Jas McKee
Thos do
A continuation of F009.

F011
Wm Lynton
Martha do wife
Names of Children
Wm Lyn do
Mary do
Robt do
Andrew do
F012
William Kennedy
Peggy Jane wife

10 Page 4 ends here 2


Gortacloghan (cont)

F013
Wm Huston
Mary do wife
Jane do
John do
Robt do
Nancy do
In this family the scribe has not inserted a line 'Names of Children'.

F014
Archd Hammill
Jane do wife
Elizabeth old wom
N of Chilr
John do
David
Elizabeth
Wm
F015
Wm Hammill
Elizabeth, wife
Nams of Childr
Jane do
Archd do
Elizabeth do

18 Page 5 ends here 3


F016
John do
David do
Wm do
Must be a continuation of F015.

F017
John Campbell
Jane do wife
Names of Children
Jane Eliza do
James do
Stewart do
Mary do
Henry Craig do

Ballinamene Street

F018
John McAllin
Letitia do wife
Names of Childn
David do
Jas do
Wm John do

16 Page 6 ends here 2


Ballinamene (Ballynameen)

C 843153
F019
Jas McAllin
Peggy do wife
Nams of Childn
Jas do

Aug 9 1840

Ballinamene (Ballynameen)

C 843153
F020
Wm Turner
Letitia do wife
Names of children
Thos do
Jenny do
Wm do
Mary do
Letitia do
F021
Alex Turner
Ann do wife
Names of Child
Thos do
Jas do
Alex do
Robt do
Wm do

17 Page 7 ends here 3


F022
Paul Workman
Jane do wife
Names of Children
Elizabeth do
Robt do
F023
Robt Campbell
Mary Ann do wife
Names of Children
Matilda Campble
Hugh do
Jas do
Robt John
Isabella do
Mary Anne
The varied spelling of the modern Campble is interesting. In earlier lists it was usually Campabel. Here its mostly Campbell - except where the scribe has lapsed and written Matilda Campble.

12 Page 8 ends here 2


Tarcherin (Tirkeeran)

C 83 14
F024
Daniel Crathers
Wm do
Jane do brother & sister
In earlier lists the name was written as Carithers.

F025
Wm Cochran
Molly do wife
F026
Alexander Cochran
Jane do wife
Names of Children
Robt do
Wm do
Mary Anne do
Alex do
Eliza Jane do
Ellin do
F027
John McKee
Sarah do wife
Robt John McKee
Nancy do
Clark do
Alex do
Thos do
George do
J. John do
Matilda do
The family must be a later addition as they are squeezed in in tiny writing, though nevertheless very readable.
John McKee and Sarah do are bracketed, but there is no 'Names of Children'.

23 Page 9 ends here 4


F028
John Johnston
Jane do wife
Names of Children
Jas do
Jane do
David do
Isabella do
F029
Martha Cochran a widow
Names of Children
Samuel do
Isabella do
F030
Alex McAlister
Martha do wife
Names of Children
Jane do
Lily Anne do
John do
Alex do
Samuel do
Jas do
Mary Eliza do
Last four names are squashed together somewhat, not on the page's lines, as if a late addition.

19 Page 10 ends here 3


Maghery More (Magheramore)

C 83 13
F031
Wm Millar
Mary Anne do wife
Names of Child
Elizabeth do
John do
A note is added beside this fanmily: Did not see them not at home.

F032
John Stewart Widower
Names of Children
Rosey do .
Anne do
Thos
Sally Jane do
Margaret do
Mary do
F033
Thos Stewart
Wife goes to Thompson
Names of Children
Wm Stewart
The mind boggles at the comment 'Wife goes to Thompson' - but the writing is unmistakable!

14 Page 11 ends here 3


Maghery More (cont)

F034
Jas McAnery
Mary do wife
F035
Olivar McAnery
Anne do wife
Names of Childrn
Peggy do
Wm do
Betty do
Jane do
Mary A. do
Isabella
F036
Henry Mullan
Jane do wife
F037
John MCOnnell
Mary do wife
Name is writen exactly as shown, superscript large C, Capital O. Clearly a McConnell.
The family is crossed out.

F038
Wm MCOnnell
Mary do wife
Robt John do
The family is crossed out.

12 Page 12 ends here 3


Cooleban (Culbane)

C 82 13
F039
Jas Burns
Mary do wife
Names of Childn
Robt W do
Mary Anne do
Sally Jane do
John do
George do
F040
Saml Campbel
Margaret do wife
Nams of Childn
Saml do
F041
Alex Campbell
Eliza do wife
Nams of Childn
Margaret do
Saml do

14 Page 13 ends here 3


Ferntimle

The townland is scarcely readable, particularly the 'Fern' part. Presumably Farrantemple.
F042
John MCOnnell
Nancy do wife
Nams of Childn
Wm do
John do
Mary do
Nancy do
F043
Thomas Kennan
Sarah do wife
Nams of Child
Mary Ann Kennen
Isabella do
Letitia do
Jane do
Robt do
Charles do
Jas Maxwell
Note sideways against this family: A Caveller at religion.
The last name has been added to the right of Charles do and is in brackets but is apparently included in the person count of 20 for this page.

F044
John O'Connell
Mary do wife
F045
Wm O'Connell
Mary do wife
Robt John do

20 Page 14 ends here 5


Ballintemple(Balintemple)

Balintemple House is at C 813146
F046
Wm Woodburn
Mary do wife
F047
Matthew Woodburn
Isabella do wife
Names of Childn
George do
Matthew do
Isabella do
Robt do
Elizabeth do
Mary A. do
F048
Wm McLoy
Nancy do wife
Names of Childn
Mary A. do
Isabella do
Nancy do
Saml do

16 Page 15 ends here 3


Ballintemple (cont)

F049
George Woodburn
Jane do wife
Names of Chiln
Isabella do
Anne do
Isabella Woodburn an old woman
John Woodburn A nephew
F050
Jas Woodburn
Mary do wife
Names of Children
Mary do
Matthew W. do
Isabella do
F051
John Smyth
Ellin do wife
There is a note after this family a police man in the service of Captain FitzMaurice.

17 Page 16 ends here 3


Ballintemple (cont)

F052
Martha Blair a widow
Names of Chiln
Matthew Blair
Margaret do
F053
Jas Wilson
Jane do wife
Name of Chiln
Mary do
Eliza do
F054
Jas Wilson
Mary do wife
Names of Ch
Jane do
F055
Nancy Wilson Widow woman

13 Page 17 ends here 4


Ballintemple (cont)

F056
Wm Wales
Ellin do wife
Nams of Childn
Ann do
Elizabeth do

4 Page 18 ends here 1


Gortfadd (Gortfad)

C 81 15
F057
William Woodburn Single man
Ann Creighton Single Woman
Interesting comments on the marital status!

F058
Wm Roxbrough
Mary do wife
Roxbrough is a name that doesn't appear elsewhere. Little else this could be however.

F059
George Woodburn Widower
Nams of Chil
Robt do
Jane do
Margaret do
Elizabeth
F060
John Renkin Widower
Names of Chil
Samuel R.
Martha R.
Renkin it is written. Probably Rankin, a name well known in the area.

F061
Charles McAlister
Martha do wife
2 child not bap
An interesting note!

18 Page 19 ends here 4


Gortnamoyagh (Gortnamoyagh)

Gortnamoyagh Hill remains. C 78 15
F062
Jas Johnson
Kitty do wife
Nams of Child
Eliza do
Jenny do
Jas do
Wallace do
Kitty do
Mary Ann do
Wm do
Margaret do
Wallace: presumably Kitty was Kitty Wallace. Another surname crossing over!

F063
Joseph Campble
Eliza do wife
Nams of Chi
John do
F064
Saml Andrews
Rosey do wife
Names of Chil
Matty do
Saml do
Ellin do
Mary do

19 Page 20 ends here 3

The handwriting on page 20 and 21 is identical. Probably both 1840 therefore.

Gortnamaya (cont)

F065
Thos Johnston
Isabella do wife
Names of Child
Jas do
Jenny do
Sally do
Isabella do
F066
Saml Johnston
Lily do wife
Names of
Elizabeth
F067
John Johnston
Eliza do
Nams of ch
Anne do
Margaret do
Jane do
Martha do
F068
Jas Johnston
Sally Jane old wo
Saml Johnston
David Joseffs
The comment 'old wo' is a scrawl, virtually illegible.
Joseffs? Difficult to read. As is the Johnston of Saml Johnston.

18 Page 21 ends here 4


F069
Charles Richey
Jane do wife
Names of Chil
Darchus do
Sarah do
Nancy do
Peggy do
John do
Martha do
Thos do
Darchus? written clearly so difficult to read as anything else.

F070
Robt Cookee
Jane do wife
Nams of Child
Mary do
Robt do
Jane do
Cookee - sic!

F071
Jas Johnston
Thos Johnston
David Johnston
Margaret Blair the old mother
Mary Andrews
John McKooke
Unusually this family has few notes on the relationships.

20 Page 22 ends here 3


Gortnamaya (cont)

F072
David Woods
Jane do wife
Names of Childn
David do
Jas do
Matilda do
Charlette do
Thos do
Susanna
Elizabeth do
Maria do
Some unusual names here, but all clearly readable.

F073
David Porter
Margaret do wife
F074
Joseph Nelson
Betty do wife
Scott Nelson
Isabella Johnson a little girl
F075
Richard McCloy
Martha do wife

19 Page 23 ends here 4


F076
David Nelson
Margaret do wife
Names of Child
Joseph do
David do
Eliza do
Catherin do
Peggy Jane do
F077
Thos Dabbin
Hanna do wife
Names of Chil
Eliza do
Esther do
Jas Gilmore little boy
F078
Wm Dabbin
Nancy do wife
Nams of Child
No children listed!

F079
Saml McKooke
Eliza do wife
Names of Chil
Jas do
Mary do

18 Page 24 ends here 4


Liscall (Liscall)

C 81 16
F080
Mary Gilmore widow
Names of Childn
Elizabeth do
Margaret do
Hannah do
Martha do
F081
Alex Driss
Sarah do wife
Nams of Chiln
John do
Elizabeth do
Mary Jane
Matthew Driss old man, father
Nancy Guthrie living in family
F082
John Gray
Martha do wife
Nams of Chil
Margaret do
Mary Jane do
Hanna do
Matilda do
Rebecca do
Elizabeth

22 Page 25 ends here 3


Liscall (cont)

F083
Jas Arbuthnot widower
Nam of C
Nancy do
Arbuthnot - unmistakable, but otherwise unknown in the area.

F084
David
Jane do wife
Names of fam
Mary Jane do
Matilda do
Ally do
Ally? unusual, but difficult to read any other way. Probably short for Alice or Alicia.

F085
John Woodburn
Jane do wife
Nan Chr
Isabella do
Robt do
Matthew do
Mary do
Wm do
Jane do

15 Page 26 ends here 9


Liscall (cont)

F086
Hugh Rankin
Anne do wife
Names of Chiln
Charles do
Mary Ann
Martha do
Nancy do
Eliza do
Rebecca do
F087
Robt Woodburn
Jenny do wife
Nam of Chil
Isabella do
Mary Anne do
Matthew do
Margaret do
Nancy do
Jas do
Elizabeth do
F088
John Bruice Widower
Names of Chiln
Nancy Bruice
Bruice it is written. Bruce or Brice?

20 Page 27 ends here 3


Drummeene (Drummeen)

Drumeen at C83 16. There is also a Drumeen C 90 16 1m s.e of Caheny but this would not fit the present route.
F089
Rob Kinning
Mary do wife
Names of Childn
Thos Kenning
Robt do
Letitia do

Elizabeth do

Jas do

Kinning or Kenning it is written. Canning maybe?

7 Page 28 ends here 1


Tammey More (Tamny More)
Sep 8 1840

now a small village. C 82 17
F090
Jas McCooke
Sarah do wife
Names of Chiln
Jas do
Thos do
Mary do
David do
Margaret Kane
The above are listed in part 1 of the lists, added in 1850. See X035.

F091
Charles Kenning
Martha do wife
Jas Kenning brother
Robert Henry Bingham
Kenning: probably Canning

F092
John Kenning
Anne do wife
Names of Chiln
John do
P. Anne do
Mary do
Ellin do
Robinson do
Letitia do
Peggy McIntosh Sis to Mrs Kenning
Kenning: probably Canning

20 Page 29 ends here 3


Tammey More (cont)

F093
Mary Wallace
Fanny Barber
F094
George Kenning
Mary do wife
Kenning: probably Canning

F095
Thos Gray
Mary do wife
Nam C
Jane do
Mary do
F096
Robt Lyttle
Ellin do wife
F097
Jas Kennedy
Mary A do
Names of C
Wm do
Nancy do
F098
Alex Millar
Nancy do
wife
N C
John do

19 Page 30 ends here 5


Tammey More (cont)

F099
Robt Millar
Jane do
N. C
Isabella do
Wm do
John do
Jane do
Robt do
F100
Robt Kennedy
Nancy do her
N. C.
J. Jane do
Robt do sick
Mary do
Anne do
Hugh do
Nancy do
Matthew do
F101
Barney Carr
Eliza do wife
E. Margaret do
Archy Fullerton do
J. Mary Jane do
Robt Arthur do
Jas do
The above 4 names appear to be children but no notation made)
Added below this family is Mrs Fullerton - in the same hand as the note 'sick' for the family above.

22 Page 31 ends here 4


Garvagh Street

Is presumably the road back to Garvagh, passing through what is now Garvagh Forest C 83 16
F102
John Hull
Nancy do wife
Hull (if that it be) with a lower case 'h'

F103
Jas Smyth
Nancy do wife
F104
Jas McCooke Not regular
Molly do wife
Nams of childn
Nancy do
'Not regular' presumably refers to his churchgoing rather than his medical state!

F105
Saml Morris
Catherine do wife
Names of Childn
Andrew do
Johny do
Mary do
Wm do
F106
Jas Wallace
Jane do wife
Names of Childn
Letitia do
John do
F107
Wm Craig
Susanna do wife

19 Page 32 ends here 6


Garvagh Street (cont)

F108
Jas Johnston
Nancy do wife
Names of Childn
Jas do
John do
F109
John Stewart
Jane do
N of Chil
A Jane
F110
Elizabeth Clarke
Fanny Patterson
F111
Joseph Wallace
F112
John Hunter
Martha do wife
F113
Robt Gilmore
F114
Robt Gilmore
Martha do wife
Names of Children
Wm Gilmore
Martha do
David do
Smyth do
Mary A. do
Jane Gilmore

19 Page 33 ends here 6


Garvagh Street (cont)

F115
Alex McMaster
Matilda do wife
Names of Children
Archd do
Elizabeth do
Samuel do
Jane do
James do
F116
William Gilmore
Elizabeth do wife
N. of Children
Samuel James do
F117
Thos Johnston
Sarah do wife
Names of Children
Robt do
Wm do
Elizabeth do
Thos do
Mary A do
F118
Robt Driss
Jane do wife
Names of Children
Elizabeth do
Nancy do

22 Page 34 ends here 4


Garvagh Street (cont)

F119
Archd Fisher Widower
Names of Chilren
Jas Car do
Mary do
Margaret Fisher old woman wife Jr
The meaning of 'old woman wife Jr' is unclear!

F120
Robt Doherty
Elizabeth do wife
Names of childn
Mary Anne do
Archy do
Elizabeth do
Margaret do
F121
John McKooke
Mary do wife
Names of child
James do
Matty Linsey old woman
F122
John Millar
Anne do wife
Names of Childn
John do
Ellin do

20 Page 35 ends here 4


F123
John McLeod
Mary Anne do wife
Nams of Childn
John Bell do
Alex do
Mary A Jane do
F124
Andrew Dunlop
Jane do wife
Names of Childn
Elizabeth do
Constantia do
Hugh do
Mary Jane do
Andrew do
F125
Robt Biggham
Rachal do wife
Names of Chiln
Peggy Jane do
F126
Hugh Dunlop widower
Na Chi
Martha do
F127
Betty Dunlop
F128
Thomas Kelly

19 Page 36 ends here 6


F129
Wm Dalhouse
Peggy Dalhouse Sister
Mary Dalhouse Sister
F130
Wm Dunlop
Esther do wife
Names of Childn
Catherine do
Jane do
Mary do
Sarah Graham girl
F131
Jas Bethel Policeman
Mary Ann do wife
Nam Children
Wm do
F132
Martha Hopkin widow
Names of Chil
John do
Nancy do
Hugh do
Elizabeth
Wm Orr do
Alex Orr do
There must be a strong connection between this family and the Orrs!

19 Page 37 ends here 4


Garvagh Street (cont)

F133
Wm Lytle
Ann do wife
Names of Chil
Wm do

3 Page 38 ends here 1


Metichen (Mettican)


Oct 5, 1840
Mettican Bridge is at C 84 17.
F134
Jas McGee
Elizabeth do wife
Elizabeth do child
F135
Archd Smyth
Peggy do wife
Names of Child
Jane do
Margarat
Thos do
Hugh do
F136
John Moore
Betty do wife
N. Ch
Joseph do
Rachel do
F137
Cochran Moore
Elizabeth do wife
Nams of Chil
Margaret do
Jenny do
Nancy do
Jas do

19 Page 39 ends here 4


Metechen (cont)

F138
John Moore
Margaret do wife
Name of chil
Cochran do
Mary Jane do
Elizabeth do
Andrew do
Jenny do
Margaret do
Hanna do
F139
Thos Turner
F140
Jas Smyth
Elizabeth do wife
Name of Child
John do
Jas do
Sarah do

F141
Robt Kelly

15 Page 40 ends here 4


Carr (Cah)

Scotch Cah, Irish Cah, Crosshill Cah and Cah Wood are all around C 83 18
F142
Robt Kelly
Ellin do wife
Names of Child
Jane do
Hugh do
Wm do
Robt do
Mary A do
Ellen do
F143
Jas Kelly
Mary do wife
Names of Child
Jas do
Jane do
John do
Mary do
Gracy do
Nancy do
F144
Jas McGlanhlen
Mary Ann do wife
Names childn
Charlotte do
Hugh do
Jas
Probably McClenahan!

F145
Hugh Kelly old m
Eliza do daughter

29 Page 41 ends here 4


F146
Hugh Kelly
Nancy do wife
Nam of Ch
Mary do
Jane do
Hugh do
Alex do
Eliza do
F147
Wm Pollick
Jane do wife
Nams of Childn
Robt do
Ann do
Jas do
David do
Margaret do
F148
John Martin
Elizabeth do wife
Names of childn
Jenny do
John do
Susanna do
Margaret do
Thomas do
Wm do

22 Page 42 ends here 3


Killy Kergin (Killykergin)

C 85 19
F149
Wm Robinson
Molly do wife
Nams of Childn
Hugh do
Margaret do
Wm do
Matilda do
Andrew do
Jane do
John do
F150
Andrew Robinson
Molly do wife
F151
Hugh Sample
Sarah Jane do wife
Nams of Childn
Mary Ann do
Andrew do
Hugh do
John do

17 Page 43 ends here 3


Killy Kergin (cont)

F152
Andrew Robinson
Jane do wife
Nams of Childn
Jane do
Wm do
Robt do
James do
Elizabeth
Anne do

Lisbowey (Lisboy)

now a small village. C 84 19
F153
Widow Gilmore
Names of Child
Peggy Gilmore

10 Page 44 ends here 2

Broyhn (Brone)

Brone Hill, Brone Park, Upper Brone, Lower Brone are all in the area. C 86 18
F154
Saml Alexander
Hana do
Nams of Child
Mary Jane
Jas do
Isabella do
Martha do
Nancy do
Saml do
Hanna do
John do Young child
F155
Wm Hill
Molly do
Names of Chn
Sarah Jane do
Nancy do
David do
Adam do
Adam is a suprisingly rare name in these times/places. Unmistakable though.

16 Page 45 ends here 2

There are about

Towlands 32
Families 350
Individuals 1550
Communicants 500
The above totals are clear enough. Then follows a sum evidently used to derive the number of families, though it is not clear where this came from.
Comfamilies
50 50
50 50
50 50
50 50
50 50
50 50
50 50
350

Page 46 ends here

Page 47 (with 48 on its reverse) is very badly torn so may or may not be the last sheet. It is not clear where it fits!
TOTAL 760
F156
John McKee
Sarah do wife
Nams of Childn
Robt John do
Nancy do
Clark do
Alex do
Thos do
George do
S. Jane do
In addition. on this page are the following notes, apparently in no useful order.

visited Mrs Johnson

Henderson

Matilda 8 child

Gortfad

George Woodburn

John Rankin

Sep 5

Eliza

Jas Wilson Ballintemp(le)

No page totals are on the original but have been added for the www listing!

9 Page 47 ends here 1


F157
Henry Martin
Elizabeth do wife
Nams of Childn
Jas do
Jane do
Mary Ann do
Elizabeth do
Alexander do
F158
Saml McMullan
Elizabeth Ch
Nams of Child
Wm do
F159
David Bron
Hannah chn
Nams Chn
Jas do
Charles do
No page totals are on the original but have been added for the www listing!

14 Page 48 ends here 3


The total number of individuals, as given by the page totals, in 783 in this document.

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