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1 New Zealand Herald 24 May 1880:
MARRIAGES - On May 6, at the Registry Office, Auckland, by the Registrar, William Sproul, eldest son of Mr. Robert J. Sproul, Clover Hill, Pukekohe, to Mary Ann Scouller, eldest daughter of the late Robert Scouller, Pollock. 
Family (F1181)
2 Star (Christchurch) 4 Aug 1886: Patton— August 3, at his residence, Salisbury Street West, John Patton, late of Killinchy, County Down, Ireland; in his 70th year. Home papers please copy. Patton, John of Killinchy, Down, Ireland, emigrated to NZ (I26)
3 West Coast Times 28 Jan 1881: We regret to hear of the sudden death at Auckland recently of Mr Arkell, formerly of this town in the then firm of Pizzey and Arkell.  Arkell, John Brewer in Dunedin, Hokitika, Reefton and Wellington, NZ (I4192)
4 "Fanny Power" by the famous Irish blind harper O'Carolan (1670 – 1738). "This tune is also called Mrs. Trench. Fanny (Frances) Power was an heiress, daughter of David and Elizabeth Power of Coorheen, Loughrea (for whom Carolan wrote Carolan's Concerto or Mrs. Power). In 1732 Fanny married Richard Trench of Garbally, County Galway. The tune was probably composed before her wedding because in the second verse (the Gaelic lyrics) Carolan expresses hope he will live to dance at her wedding.". Power, Col. David of Corheen, Loughrea, High Sheriff of Galway, "Priest-hunter" (I168)
5 "On her way home" with her infant son after her husband's early death. Macdonald, Angusina dau of Thomas Macdonald, Banker of Fort William, Inverness-shire (I1950)
6 "Sylvester Keith, in this parish and Mrs [sic] Barbara Henderson in New Deer, contracted &ca. and were married" Family (F250)
7 (father of Thomas and ?Katherine) Clowdisley (father of Thomas and ?Katherine), unknown (I5031)
8 (first cousins) Family (F119)
9 (noted as youngest son) Howorth, James of Walton Park, Saddle Hill, Dunedin (I153)
10 (son of Sir Thomas Trevor, Lord Baron of the Exchequer) Trevor, Sir Thomas 1st Baronet of Enfield, Middlesex (I1738)
11 (surname possibly Harrold) Herold, Mary London cholera epidemic victim (I67)
12 (where his father was rector at the time) Galbraith, Captain James TCD, Barrister, Army Officer, emigrated to NZ (I255)
13 (youngest daughter) Fraser, Elvorinda Eliza Maria 'adopted daughter' of George Eliot (I1105)
14 14 Feb was his birthday as celebrated by his family in New Zealand Sharp, John Roading contractor and farmer,"Sunny Brae", Rongahere, NZ (I34)
15 1564 Administrations in the Prerogative Court of Canterbury 1564-1567:
Name of deceased: THOMAS MUMBREY
Parish: Sutton
To whom granted and relationship to deceased: Joan Stocke alias Mumbrey, sister
Date of administration 31 July 1564 
Mumbray, Thomas of Sutton, Kent (I4811)
16 1566 Visitation calls him the eldest son of Walter Loveden of Fyfield, Berkshire. Loveden, Thomas (I2154)
17 1566 Visitation calls him the fourth son of Walter Loveden of Fyfield, Berkshire. Loveden, Hercules Retainer of Dudley, Earl of Leicester (favourite of Queen Elizabeth I) (I2156)
18 1566 Visitation calls him the second son of Walter Loveden of Fyfield, Berkshire. Loveden, Walter (I2155)
19 1566 Visitation calls John the third son of Walter Loveden of Fyfield, Berkshire, and the 1623 Visitation (for which he provided the information to the Herald) states he is eldest surviving son of Walter Loveden. The 1664 visitation confuses John by adding two generations of John Lovedens (perhaps a Herald's mistake); one married to Joan Eve and the other married to Joan Brown. There was only one Joan - Joan Eve, who was the step-daughter of (and raised by), her mother's second husband, Sir Richard Browne.  Loveden, John of Buscot, Berkshire (I2161)
20 1566 Visitation of Berkshire calls him eldest son and heir. Loveden, Thomas of Lambourn, Berkshire (I1529)
21 1566 Visitation of Berkshire calls him eldest son and heir. He must have inherited land in Lambourn given his mother was stated to be daughter and sole heir of Erle of Herle of Lambourn. There was a John Erle or Herle in Lambourn in 16th century and an Abbot Thomas Erle of Reading 1409-1430. Loveden, John of Lambourn, Berkshire (I2349)
22 1566 Visitation of Berkshire says he was the second son. Loveden, William (I2352)
23 1570 — John Lacy, of Athlacca
1573 — Oliver Lacy FitzDavid, of Athlacca, horseman
1576 — Oliver Lacy, of Athlacca, horseman
1586 - John de Lacy, of Aneylack (Athlacca?) tenant of Earl [(DP, 38) Early Modern Limerick]
1625 - Thomas de Lacy of Athlacca
1637 - Ms. 41,676/1 - 13 Chas. I [1637?] - Letters patent of the King, by advice of Thos. Viscount Wentworth, Lord Deputy: grant to Thomas Lacy, alias Lacie, gent.: castle, bailiwick, town and lands of Athlackagh [Athlacca, near Bruff (see Ms. 41,673/15)] and other lands (etc. described) in Co. Limerick, etc, etc, etc. (Latin). [Document much damaged by past damp and illegible in parts: seal perfect.]
1641 - David Lacy of Athlacca, 707 acres
1664 — Thomas Lacy of Athlacca, gent,

Q: Were these Lacys of Athlacca related to the Lacys of Bruff (7km distance)??

1837: ATHLACCA, or ATHLATRICHE, a parish, in the barony of COSHMA, county of LIMERICK, and province of MUNSTER, 3 miles (S. W. by W.) from Bruff; containing 1381 inhabitants. The place was anciently the residence of the powerful family of De Lacy, who were proprietors of the surrounding territory, and had two very strong castles, one near the present village, and the other at Tullerbuoy., now Castle Ivers.

- In the old cemetery at Athlacca near Bruff a tombstone, now recumbent beside the vestry door, carries the following legend along the chamfered edge: "I. H. S. David Lacy, John Lacy, Thomas Lacy 1623."
- On the other hand the Athlacca, Dunaman, and Kilmacaneerla families seem to have been one group.
- The Bruree and Athlacca families seem to have been one and the same; in the History of Limerick by Fitzgerald and Magregor there is on record a tradition that de Lacy-Bellingari and de Lacy-Athlacca, brothers, fought a desperate battle near Athlacca, in which the latter was victor, and exultingly bore his brother's gory head away, slung at his waist!
- The Beetham manuscript states that William de Lacy of BallingarryLacy and Athlacca (d. 1610), son of Robert, married twice; first, to a lady named Carroll, of the Ely-O'Carroll family, and, secondly, to Helen, daughter of Edward Fitzgibbon of Mitchelslown, the White Knight. Of the first marriage was de Lacy of La Garthe; of the second was Edmond de Lacy, husband of Mary, daughter of Edmond Fitzgibbon of Ballinahinch, County Lin1erick, and still living in 1590. According to the same source David de Lacy of Athlacca was the oldest son of Edmond and Lady Mary Fitzgibbon, and was still living in 1637; having married, he left a son, Thomas de Lacy of Athlacca, who took out a patent in 1637 to marry his cousin, a daughter of Tighue MacCarthy of Drishane, County Cork, by his wife the Lady Catherine de Lacy. Margareth, sister of Thomas, was wife of Cormac, fourth son of Owen Mac Tigue Mac Carthy. Thomas left one only child and heiress, the Lady Helen de Lacy, who married James Fitzgerald of Pallice, near Kilmeedy, County Limerick. This pedigree goes on to state that Edmond de Lacy, Athlacca, heir male to his nephew, Thomas, married Lady Helen Fitzmaurice, daughter of Thomas Lord Kerry, and had a son, Edmond, who espoused Winnifred, daughter of Matthew Kennedy. Beetham is absolutely incorrect when he attempts to derive the Limerick Lacys from the Rathwyre House. He simply assumes that Robert de Lacy of La Garthe is "doubtless descended from Adomar de Lacy," a knight who was contemporary of Edmond Bruce! In Bruce's army, and amongst the very foremost and most zealous of his Norman-Irish Allies were the three brothers, Sirs Walter, Robert, and Aumar de Lacy, all of the Rathwyre Household. These early Rathwyre de Lacys lost all their properties for espousing the cause of the Bruces. In this respect the following excerpt is significant: "Hugh Gernon had a grant in fee of the castle and manor of Toghobrecock, which was of Hugh de Lacy's estate, but escheated to the Crown because of Bruce's affair." In the persons of Hugh and Walter de Lacy, descendants of Robert, an attempt was made to recover the vast de Lacy inheritance which passed to de Verdon and Geneville. They were aided by the Red Earl of Ulster.
- THOMAS DE LACY. In 1583 he held Knocksouna, near Kilmallock. Undoubtedly he is that Thomas de Lacy whose name appears on the de Lacy tomb at Athlacca,-"David Lacy, John Lacy, Thomas Lacy, 1623,"-the inscribed slab now lying, out of its proper site, beside the vestry door of the church. Amongst his contemporaries at Lismakeery was another Thomas de Lacy. In 1655 Knocksouna was held by J. Goold whose family was later intermarried with the de Lacys of Athea,
the Bishop's birthplace. Another namesake and kinsman of Thomas de Lacy was one of the jurors and signatories to the inquisition respecting the possessions and heirs of tigue Mac Murrough O'Brien, taken at Rathkeale on September 22, 1628. He was styled "Thomas Lacy of Athlacca, gentleman." He attended at the Abbey of St. Francis, Limerick City, on October 13, 1626, and in 1630 witnessed the lease of the castle and rectorial tithes of La Garthe to David Lacy of that township, made by Richard Boyle, Earl of Cork and Orrery. There is also a record of Thomas FitzRobert de Lacy of Ballingarry-Lacy being pardoned with some other de Lacys in 1584, and of a certain Thomas de Lacy "who fledd into Spayne."

Counsellor Lacy, of Dublin — John Lacy, son and heir of Piers Lacy, of Athlacca, co. Limerick, was born about
1645, being aged eight when he and his father ("of Athleackage "), then aged forty-four, were "transplanted" from the co. Limerick in 1653. He was admitted to Gray's Inn (his father "of Ashlackagh ") 15 December, 1673, and to the King's Inns, Dublin, Michaelmas 1678. He was the only barrister of the name of Lacy admitted to the King's Inns between 1607 and 1765. .... 
Lacy, Eleanor of Athlacka, Co. Limerick (I433)
24 16 years of age when his father died. Warneford, John of Sevenhampton, High Sheriff of Wiltshire (follow this line to Sitwell family) (I2483)
25 1664 Visitation of Berkshire identifies her as the daughter of Edmond Haule [Hawles] of Mounton Up Wimborne, co. Dorset. Hawles, Anne (I2411)
26 1664 Visitation of Berkshire says he was the eldest son and that he died without issue. Seymour, Thomas died young? (I2408)
27 1668 Marriage settlement of Christopher Loveden of Buscot, gentleman, and Elizabeth, daughter and heir of James Shilton of Carswell, Buckland, yeoman. Property settled consists of a messuage and land in Clanfield, Oxfordshire [Berkshire Record Office D/ELV/T148] Family (F1611)
28 1673 Jun 21 - George Kay son to John Kay in Easter Alves departed this life [Alves OPR Burials]. Kay, George (I1899)
29 1735 April 6th George Nicolson & Elizabeth Archer in Hails B. Margaret. W. David Craige, James [Whitlaw?]. Nicolson, Margaret (I4026)
30 1737 Apr 23rd John Hay and Helen Dudop had a son baptd. Named Thomas. Witn. John Paterson, Wm Lidle. Hay, Thomas (I4047)
31 1747 according to Notes on Burghead Ancient and Modern by R Young Dunbar, Sir Robert of Myreland, 2nd Baronet of Northfield (I2121)
32 1758 Decr 9th - John son to Alexander Hay and Margaret Nicolson was born December 3rd and baptized Do. 10th. Witnesses George Nicolson [maternal grandfather or uncle] and Richard Anderson.  Hay, John Scottish horticultural architect (I4033)
33 1797 marriage licence in the Diocese of Cork and Ross - Richard Galbraith Esq. and Martha Biggs. Family (F241)
34 1841 deaths in the registration district of Faringdon, sub-district of Little Faringdon in the counties of Berks, Oxford and Gloucester:
Died on 11 Mar 1841 at Little Faringdon, Betty Lynn, female age 25 years, wife of James Lynn agricultural labourer, informant Sarah Paice present at the death residence Little Faringdon. 
Hall, Elizabeth (Betty) died young of tuberculosis (I3744)
35 1842 marriage solemnised at St Nicholas Church in the parish of Brighton in the county of Sussex on May 16:
James Lade, of full age, bachelor, farmer, residence at time of marriage 20 Edward Street (Brighton), father Thomas Lade farmer.
Ann Bates, of full age, spinster, residence at time of marriage 11 St James Street (Brighton), father Simon Bates wheelwright
Married in the parish church after banns.
Signed James Lade, Ann Bates
Witnesses: Samuel Taylor, Harriet Bates x her mark 
Family (F423)
36 1855 birth certificate: Jane Rose, present, female, born 22 Jun 1855 at 4.30pm at Brevail, Ardclach, father James Rose farm servant age 42 born Remore Ardclach, mother Margaret Rose m.s. Munro her 4th child age 23 born Lonie, Petty, married 1 Feb 1850 at Free Church of Cawdor, issue 1 boy and 2 girls living, informant James Rose, father. Rose, Jane (I1938)
37 1855 births in the parish of Urray in the county of Ross: Murdoch MacLean, not present, male, born September 1st 1855 at 7am at Urray, Urray, Ross-shire, father Alexander MacLean cattle dealer age 23 born Urray, mother Catharine Ross age 38 born Urray Ross-shire, informat Alexander MacLean father. MacLean, Murdoch (I4236)
38 1855 deaths in the Burgh of Montrose in the county of Forfar: Catharine Donald, female, age 34, born Laurencekirk, 6 years in Montrose, father David Watt farm servant, mother Christina Watt maiden surname Likely, married to James Donald mill overseer, issue in order of birth, their names and ages:
David decd 15 mths
David decd 2 yrs
James 3 yrs
Christina 1 yr
Died 10 Feb 1855 at 2am of typhus fever (18 days) as certified by George Steel MD who saw deceased 9 Feb 1855
Buried Rosehill Cemetery, Montrose, certified by Robert Davidson undertaker
Informant James Donald husband
Registered 13 Feb 1855 at Montrose 
Watt, Catharine died of typhus (I81)
39 1855 deaths in the burgh of Nairn:
Anne Falconer, maiden surname McRitchie, mason's widow, female, age 76, born Nairn, father Hugh McRitchie farmer decd, mother Anne McRitchie maiden surname McPhail, married to Alexander faconer, mason, issue:
Hugh died in infancy
Anne 53
Isabella 51
Margaret 49
Alexander 45
Elspet 43
Betsy 41
Joseph 39
Hugh 37
James 35
Jean 34
Catherine 32
dies at 0.30am 21 September 1855 at 117 High Street, Nairn, died of apoplexy 4 days, certified by Dr John Grigor, last saw decd 20 September 1855, buried Burial ground Auldearn (certified by John kaye, grave digger), informant (signed) Hugh Falconer, son of decd. 
McRitchie or McChristian, Anne (I716)
40 1855 deaths in the district of St Quivox and Newton in the county of Ayr: Janet McDonald, female, age 30 years, born at Newton on Ayr, 4 years in this district, father William Robertson collier decd, mother Euphemia Robertson maiden surname Thomson, married to Charles McDonald collier, issue in order of birth, their names and ages:
1. Elizabeth died in 1840 age 2 months
2. Euphemia deceased in 1843 age 3 years
3. Elizabeth age 11 years
4. John age 9 years
5. William age 7 years
6. no named, deceased [1842 or 1848 - check original] age 1 day
7. Mary age 5 years
8. Agnes age 1 1/2 years
Died 20 January 1855 at 9.40am at Whitletts, St Quivox parish, died of disease of the heart 4 weeks (certified by Dr who last saw deceased 19 January), buried Newton churhcyard, informant Charles McDonald X his mark, husband of the deceased, Witnesses etc. 
Robertson, Janet McNidder (I4144)
41 1857 Deaths in the District of Kyneton - James Belliss, stockman, found dead on the 25th Apr 1857 near Wood End, male, age 30 years [sic], cause of death not known, parents not known, informant Henry Geary coroner Kyneton, registered by Henry Geary deputy registrar 3 Jul 1857 at Kyneton, buried 27 Apr 1857 at Kyneton Cemetery, undertaker R Burton, minister officiating [N] G [Barton] episcopalian, other details unknown. Belliss, James Johnson accidentally killed by a falling branch while riding (I47)
42 1857 marriages in the parish of Inverness in the county of Inverness: on the 3rd day of June 1857 at Inverness, marriage (after Banns) was solemnized between us according to the Forms of the Free Church of Scotland
Archibald Fraser (signed), age 26, residence Fort Augustus, father Donald Fraser ploughman, mother Sarah Fraser.
Margaret Cameron (signed), age 22, residence Inverness, father John Cameron farmer, mother Helen Macdonald.
Signed David Sutherland, minister of Free East Church, Inverness.
Witnesses John Keith, John MacDonald. 
Family (F1721)
43 1857 marriages in the parish of St Cyrus, in the county of Kincardine:
On 13 Jun 1857 at St Cyrus, marriage after banns was solemnized between us according to the forms of the Established Church of Scotland
James Donald (signed), age 33, residence India Street, Montrose, Flax Spinner Mill Overseer (widower), son of James Donald crofter and Janet Donald maiden surname Smith
Christie [sic] Mitchell (x her mark), age 33, residence Asylum, Montrose, domestic servant (spinster), son of David Mitchell gardener and [Isabel] Mitchell maiden surname [?Lassels?].
Minister: Thomas Mackintosh, minister of St Cyrus
Witnesses: David Mitchell and [?] Cowan. 
Family (F29)
44 1858 Births in the parish of Ardclach in the county of Nairn: Margaret Rose born 11 Feb 1858 at 9.15am at Brevail, Ardclach, farther James Rose farm servant, mother Margaret Rose maiden surname Munro, informant James Rose, father, present at birth. Rose, Margaret (I97)
45 1858 Deaths in the District of Abbey (Landward) in the County of Renfrew:
Thomas Ewing, died 15 Aug 1858 at 5.30pm at Brediland Moor, District of Abbey (Landward)
male, age 7 3/4 years
Father John Ewing, Shawl Weaver
Mother Margaret Ewing, maiden surname Sproul
Died of peronitis (from rupture of intestine) 16 hours (certified - attendant last saw Thomas 14 Aug)
Burial place Cemetery Burying Ground, Paisley (certified by undertaker)
Informant John Ewing (signed), father, present at death 
Ewing, Thomas died a child, of peronitis (I1253)
46 1858 deaths in the parish of Abertarff in the county of Inverness: Ann MacDonald, farmers wife, died 28 Nov 1858 at Fort Augustus, female, age 67 years, father Alexander McDonald flesher decd, mother Cathrine McDonald, died of general debility 6 mths, no medical attendant, buried Munergie of Glengarry as certified by Ewen McDonald husband of decd, informant Ewen McDonald x his mark, farmer, Fort Augustus, present at death. Macdonell alias McNeil, Ann of Markethill, Fort Augustus (I4218)
47 1858 deaths in the parish of Petty in the county of Inverness: Isabella Munro, farmer's wife, widow, died 8 Aug 1858 at Balnaglack, Petty, age 65 years, father Hugh Rose farmer decd, mother Isabella Rose m.s. Clark decd, died of general debility (no medical attendant), buried at Petty (not certified), informant Duncan Munro, son (x his mark), present at death Rose, Isabella (I547)
48 1858 Marriages in the parish of Inverness in the County of Inverness:
on 29th January 1858 at Inverness marriage (after banns) was solemnized between us according to the Forms of the Church of Scotland
Alexander Grant, signed X his mark (J A MacKenzie, witness), age 24, residence Inverness, tailor, bachelor, father Alexander Grant, carter, mother Ann Dallas.
Sarah McBean, signed X his mark (R McGregor, witness), age 22, residence Inverness, servant, spinster, father Adam McBean (decd), mother Catherine Wishart (decd).
Signed Alex McGregor, one of the ministers of Inverness
J A MacKenzie, witness
R McGregor, witness 
Family (F1982)
49 1859 births in the District of Holytown, parish of Bothwell:
Mary Jane Donald, born 23 Jun 1859 at 6:45pm at Lauchope Gatehouse, Parish of Bothwell, female, father David Donald farm servant, mother Jane Donald maiden surname Robb, informant David Donald, father, present.  
Donald, Mary Jane (I4)
50 1859 deaths in the district and county of Ayr: Elspeth Robertson, widow of a coalminer, died 29 May 1859 at 7am at Main Street, Newton, Ayr, female, age 83 years, father Robert Thomson coalminer decd, mother unknown, died of old age (not certified), buried Newton churchyard as certified by Wm Kilgour undertaker, informant Geo Robertson, son. Thomson, Elspeth (Euphemia) (I2293)

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