Thank you Len and Elwin! Despite many dead ends in my research, I have been 
amazed how much is possible. I learn so much from this forum’s participants. 
Kerry

> On Aug 17, 2018, at 1:13 AM, elwyn soutter via CoTyroneList 
> <cotyronelist@cotyroneireland.com> wrote:
> 
> Kerry,
> 
> 
> 
> There are 2 Church of Ireland churches in Donagheady parish. Donagheady 
> itself and Dunnalong. It looks as though this burial was conducted by the 
> Minister from Dunnalong. Unless the register happens to say where the burial 
> took place (some were meticulous about recording that, most weren’t), it 
> could be anywhere in the parish.
> 
> 
> 
> Elwyn
> 
> 
>> On Fri, Aug 17, 2018 at 2:28 AM, Len Swindley via CoTyroneList 
>> <cotyronelist@cotyroneireland.com> wrote:
>> Hello Kerry,
>> 
>>  
>> 
>> Thanks for your query.
>> 
>>  
>> 
>> St. John’s C of I, Dunnalong, Bready, Co. Tyrone  was erected 1864/5 to 
>> serve the lower section of Donagheady parish; the first perpetual curate was 
>>  Rev. Frederick Clark (formerly curate of Donagheady parish church, 
>> Earlesgift,  Donemana. 
>> http://leckpatrick.derry.anglican.org/dunnalongwrittenhistory.htm
>> 
>> https://www.flickr.com/photos/11287317@N04/2402226243/
>> 
>> There is a graveyard attached; perhaps Ellen was an earlier interment.
>> 
>> Have looked at the transcriptions of inscribed headstones at Donagheady Old 
>> Burial Ground, Benowen, Donemana and Grange Old Burial Ground – several for 
>> Dunn families, but none commemorate Ellen.  You have not stated her age at 
>> death nor the townland address.
>> 
>>  
>> 
>> Her burial is not recorded in the burial register of Donagheady parish 
>> church which may be searched on the Bready Ancestry 
>> http://www.breadyancestry.com/ although many Dunns are – it may be 
>> worthwhile to check out the many marriages and baptisms for family 
>> connections.
>> 
>>  
>> 
>> Her death was not announced in any of the Londonderry papers.
>> 
>>  
>> 
>> Sorry for the negative news, but hope this assists in your understanding of 
>> the situation as things were in Donagheady (and Ireland) at that time.
>> 
>>  
>> 
>> Regards,
>> 
>> Len Swindley, Melbourne, Australia
>> 
>>  
>> 
>>  
>> 
>>  
>> 
>> Sent from Mail for Windows 10
>> 
>>  
>> 
>> From: CoTyroneList <cotyronelist-boun...@cotyroneireland.com> on behalf of 
>> Kerry Dunn via CoTyroneList <cotyronelist@cotyroneireland.com>
>> Sent: Friday, August 17, 2018 9:47:58 AM
>> To: CoTyroneIreland.com Mailing List
>> Cc: Kerry Dunn
>> Subject: [CoTyroneMailingList] Dunn PRONI Burial Record Question: Donagheady 
>> Parish
>>  
>> Hello Listers,
>> 
>>  
>> 
>> This is a basic question and I am fairly new to genealogy research. I hope 
>> to call upon Listers’ wisdom to understand a PRONI record.
>> 
>>  
>> 
>> The record for my ancestor, Ellen Taggart Dunn who died 7 Nov 1872, states 
>> that she was buried in Donagheady Parish, ceremony conducted by R. Clarke of 
>> Dunnalog. Does this mean that she was buried at the COI Donagheady Parish 
>> church in Donemana or just somewhere in the Parish?
>> 
>>  
>> 
>> Thanks for your help!
>> 
>> Kerry Dunn
>> 
>> Albany, California
>> 
>> 
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