Timeline for Girvin of Tannaghlane, parish of Aghaloo

  • 1746-11-25: Memorial no. 124-305-84799 – an indenture of mortgage whereby, for the consideration of £44, Thomas Galla of Tavanalea [Tannaghlane] transferred his leasehold in Tannaghlane to William Garvan the elder of Mullinaveagh, also of the parish of Aghaloo. Mr. Galla held the lease from Margaret Hamilton of Caledon, then Countess of Orrery, and was required to repay the sum to Mr. Garvan within twelve months. [1]
    • See also the calendar entry at 1747-12-02, below.
  • 1746-02-13: Memorial no. 129-334-87282 – a deed of lease granted by the Earl & Countess of Orrery to William Garvan of Mullinaveagh, that part of Tannaghlane townland which was formerly in the possession of John Cuming and his wife, Jane, except for one acre Plantation measure, which would stay in Mr. and Mrs. Cuming's possession until their decease. The lives on the lease included James, John, and Elizabeth, children to William Garvan. The annual rent was £4 18s. 6p., plus 6p. per £ receiver's fees and 6s. 8p. in lieu of duties. After the decease of Mr. and Mrs. Cuming, the one acre would demise to Mr. Garvan, and the annual rent would become £5 6s. with the same receiver's fees and duties. [2]
  • 1747-12-02: Memorial no. 126-318-87283 – a deed of assignment, whereby Thomas Galla of Tavanalea [Tannaghlane] conveyed his leasehold in that townland to William Garvan of Mullinaveagh. [3]
    • See also the calendar entry at 1746-11-25, above. It would appear that Mr. Galla had not repaid the sum to Mr. Garvan and thus, the assignment of the leasehold to the latter was invoked.
  • 1753-06-04: Memorial no. 162-140-108893: a deed whereby William Garvin of Mullinaveagh conveyed to his son, James, one half of his farm leasehold in Mullinaveagh and part of Tannaghlane townland, comprising in all 47 acres 2 roods 32 perches Plantation measure—said demise to occur upon the death of William or any time sooner that he pleases to give it up. [4]
  • 1773-04-13: The Vestry minutes recorded a William Girvin of Tulnaclay [sic] in attendance as a churchwarden. [5]
  • 1774-09-22: At the Vestry meeting, William Girvan [domicile not stated] passed his account. [5]
  • 1775-05-02: At the Vestry meeting, William Garvan [domicile not stated] settled his account as churchwarden. [5]
  • 1782-11-07: At the Vestry meeting of St. John's parish church in Caledon, Wm. Girvin was reimbursed £1 5s for repairs to bye roads. [5]
  • 1784-11-04: At Vestry, William Girvin was reimbursed £1 1s 8d for bye roads made of gravel or stones, constructed by his son John. [5] 
  • ... this page is a work in progress ...

Sources and notes:

1.

Registry of Deeds, Ireland. Memorial no. 124-305-84799: Galla to Garvan (dated 25 Nov 1746; reg'rd 19 Dec 1746). Copy per FHL film no. 522830. Transcribed by Alison Kilpatrick, and submitted to www.irishdeedsindex.net, 2016-08-10.

2.

Registry of Deeds, Ireland. Memorial no. 129-334-87282: Orrery to Garvan (dated 13 Feb 1746; reg'rd 15 Dec 1747). Copy per FHL film no. 522833. Transcribed by Alison Kilpatrick, and submitted to www.irishdeedsindex.net, 2016-08-13.

3.

Registry of Deeds, Ireland. Memorial no. 126-318-87283: Galla to Garvan (dated 2 Dec 1747; reg'rd 15 Dec 1747). Copy per FHL film no. 522831. Transcribed by Alison Kilpatrick, and submitted to www.irishdeedsindex.net, 2016-08-12.

4.

Registry of Deeds, Ireland. Memorial no. 162-140-108893: Garvin to Garvin (dated 4 June 1753; reg'rd 5 July 1753). Copy per FHL film no. 461366. Transcribed by Alison Kilpatrick, and submitted to www.irishdeedsindex.net, 2016-09-18.

5.

Marshall, John J. Vestry Book of the Parish of Aghalow (Caledon, County Tyrone). Dungannon: The Tyrone Printing Co., Ltd., 1935.

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