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Kildress Church of Ireland Churchyard, Cookstown, Tyrone

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This is the free space page for Category: Kildress Church of Ireland Churchyard, Cookstown, Tyrone.

This is the cemetery for the Parish Church of Kildress Civil Parish, County Tyrone. It is in Clare townland and thus is often referred to as "Clare Churchyard".

Isaac Ashe (1801-1888) was the rector of the church for many years.

There is an older cemetery, Category: Kildress Old Churchyard, Cookstown, Tyrone about two miles away, on the site of the former parish church, Upper Kildress townland. In the Mid-Ulster mail, burial at "Kildress" or "Kildress churchyard" usually refers to this older site.


  • Clare Church of Ireland Cemetery, from the Gravestone Photo Project - tammymitchell.com.
  • Findagrave
  • PRONI Microfilm MIC1D/37/1. Can only be viewed from PRONI office in Belfast. Contents:
    • Baptisms, Jan. 4, 1835-Dec. 6, 1852 & Jan. 11, 1857-Aug. 10, 1859;
    • Marriages, Mar. 15, 1835-Jan. 29, 1876;
    • Deaths, Mar. 6, 1835-Dec. 24, 1842
    • Marriages, Jan. 7, 1840-Feb. 19, 1851
    • Baptisms, Jan. 2, 1878-Dec. 6, 1880
    • Marriages, Jan. 10, 1878-Dec. 4, 1880

Selected headstone inscriptions

People mentionedNotes
RICHARD BLACK d. 3 Sep 1929 age 86.
His wife JANE BLACK d. 27 May 1901 age 61
Their daughter MAUD MATILDA d. 29 Dec 1961 age 86.
Their son FREDERICK RICHARD d. 18 Feb 1971 age 91.
His wife SARAH d. 8 Nov 1973.

Find A Grave: Memorial #230043209

Erected by J.B. CHARLES, Beltinanean in loving memory of his father,
died 29th December 1873 aged 79 years.
Also his mother SARAH CHARLES.
died 8th April 1902 Aged 99 years.
And Also his children
died 14th February 1913 aged 14 years.
died 29th July 1887 Aged 6 months.
died 8th December 1902 Aged 6 weeks.
Also the above named J.B. CHARLES
died 24th December 1924 aged 78 years.
died 23rd Dec 1936 Aged 75 years.
died 19th July 1986 Aged 80 years
died 19th June 1990 Aged 74 years.

Find A Grave: Memorial #230042622

Eleanor (d. 1913) is buried at Forthill.

Erected by ALLAN GLASGOW Drumnamalta
in memory of his wife HESSY
who died 29th November 1897 aged 64 years.
Also his ..(??) ANNIE who died 29th September 1891 age 25 years
and his son GEORGE Who died 25 October 1895 aged 21 years
THOMAS who died 18th June 1923
ALLAN GLASGOW who died 31 December 1925 aged 87 years

Find A Grave: Memorial #229951663

Erected in memory of JAMES GLASGOW JUN, Killycurragh
who departed this life 26th July 1876 aged 70 years.
Also his wife MARGT GLASGOW
who died 21st March 1892 :and their daughters
ANNIE GLASGOW who died 26th August 1896
JANE GLASGOW who died 17th June 1925 in her 90th year
also their daughter-in-law MARGARET GLASGOW who died 10th July 1928 age 79
also JOHN GLASGOW who died 2 November 1929 age 79 years

Find A Grave: Memorial #227004058

JAMES HENRY died 24th February 1922
Also his wife ANNIE HENRY died 10 June 1943
And their son WILLIAM ROBERT died 13 April 1985 aged 89
Son of King Henry, Muntober.

Find A Grave: Memorial #221219764

JOHN HENRY d. 23 June 1903 age 82
his sister MARGARET JANE HENRY d. 1 July 1868 age 29
his mother MARY HENRY d. 19 Jan 1884 age 70
his son BENJAMIN HENRY d 11 Jan 1927 age 32
their son ROBERT GEORGE HENRY d. 18 Nov 1930 age 37
MARY ANNE HENRY d. 8 Feb 1934 age 74.
her son SAMUEL BURNETT HENRY d. 4 April 1979 age 79
his wife SARAH JANE HENRY d. 1 Sep 1981 age 79.
Henry/Burnett, Drumnamalta

Find A Grave: Memorial #221207618

Isabella (Loughlin) Glasgow (abt.1823-1894)
MAGGIE GLASGOW d. 22 June 1887 age 26.
SAMUEL GLASGOW d. 22 Aug 1892 age 28.

Find A Grave: Memorial #229952247

Robert Bodkin Hopper d. 25 Feb 1917 a 63.
George Hopper d. 8 Feb 1954 a 98.
Margaret, wife of George Hopper, d. 18 Jan 1928 a. 62.
William J. Hopper d. 20 June 1936 a 49.
Margaret Stevenson (Turkington) Hopper d. 25 June 1941 a 82.
John D. Hopper d. 26 July 1882 a. 82.
Margaret Hopper wife of John D. Hopper d. 18 Mar 1912 a. 80.
R.M.C. Hopper d. 23 Feb 1885 a 3.
Silas Hopper d. 27 Mar 1885 a 22.
Richard Hopper d. 26 Mar 1885 a. 19.
Wm Jno Hopper d. 17 June 1885 a. 33.
Elizabeth Anne Hopper wife of Wm Jno Hopper d. 22 Sep 1914 a 60.
Thomas J. Hopper d. 22 June 1887 a. 26.
William Thomas Curry Hopper d. 3 May 1886 a. 4mo.
John Dickson Hopper d. 2 Oct 1973 a 52.
Rowan Hopper d. 11 Jan 1981 a. 24.
Henry Rowan Hopper d. 12 Jan 1981 a. 63.
Drumshanbo Glebe

Transcribed by RootsIreland

James Robert Glasgow (1823-1903)
Mary Jane (Hopper) Glasgow (abt.1853-1901)
Category: Gortin Townland, Derryloran Parish, County Tyrone

Find A Grave: Memorial #229951843

Erected by William Henry Drumnaglough
in memory of his father ARCHIBALD HENRY
died 22nd September 1905
also his mother MARY JANE HENRY
died 16th July 188_
and the above named WILLIAM HENRY
died 21st ____ 1940? aged ___
???? (bottom two lines unclear in photo)
Find A Grave: Memorial #221240112, transcribed from image; formatting not preserved.
In loving memory of ELIZABETH ANN
beloved wife of ROBERT HENRY
who died 21st June 1929
Also out dear son Corpl T A HENRY RIP
Killed in action in Ypres
15th August 1917
Also the above ROBERT HENRY
Who died 30th March ____
Find A Grave: Memorial #221212321, transcribed from image
in loving memory of their mother NANCY SMITH
who departs this life February 27th 1896 aged 57 years.
Also their grandmother ELIZA SMITH
died January 19th 1876 aged 93 years.
And also their father ANDREW SMITH
who died November 3rd 1912 aged 84 years.
Find A Grave: Memorial #230043670, transcribed from image. Note incorrect death year for Eliza (actually 1880).

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