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From: "Barry Smith" <>
Subject: Deeds (all of the following deeds name Murrys of Ballyshannon and also a John Allingham of Ballyshannon)
Date: Sat, 4 Mar 2000 20:33:15 -0000
Deeds (all of the following deeds name Murrys of Ballyshannon and also a
John Allingham of Ballyshannon)
405/364/266259 dated 1823 referring back to 1800.
405/382/266343 dated 1788
393/205/260240 dated 1789
787/308/532443 dated 1788
519/501/341207 dated 1799
525/19/343751 dated 1799
The above deeds refer to Archibald Murry of Ballyshannon merchant
(405/364).The lease he had from Thomas Dickson of Lodge ,Co.Leitrim
concerned land at Carrigboy in Mill Park near to Portnamorrow,Parish of
Inishmacsaint.They had property also in Ballyshannon (west side of street in
Ballyshannon) and Murrys Quay is or was named after them.They also had
interest in property at Portnason.The lease of 1788 also named as "LIVES"
William Alexander Murry, Archibald Murry (probably junior ?) and Richard
Murry.The deed in 1788 (393/205) was signed with Robert Gamble and
concerned house and plott of ground in Ballyshannon.The 1823 deed referring
back to 1800, names Cummins, a cabinet maker of Ballyshannon as well as
Florinda and Mary Anne Murry spinsters and William Alex.Murry.Also named was
John Allingham whose name is wrongly spelt twice as Alingham and Alington.
This John Allingham was of Ballyshannon. In 519/501 all the following are
Mary Anne Murry,Florinda Murry both of Ballyshannon spinsters,William
Alexander Murry, John Allingham and David Crawford all of
Ballyshannon.Dr.John Alcock of Murvagh ,Co.Donegal and Joseph Lipsett of
Ballyshannon regarding land at Coolcally and £450 to the above from Lipsett.
The deed 525/19 also has the above named in it but in this deed each and
everyone of them seems to have made their signature including John Allingham
JUN his SEAL.Also named in this deed was Galbraith Fredennick of Roosky
,Co.Roscommon which seem to indicate that this John Allingham is that one
who married Elizabeth Johnston.