1. ANDREW SPROULE OF TULLYMOAN was my great, great, great grandfather and he was born about 1740 in Tullymoan, Urney, County Tyrone, Ireland, the son of WILLIAM SPROULE of TULLYMOAN. He married MARTHA SPROULE of COOLNACRUNIAGH, who was the daughter of Samuel Sproule of Coolnacruniagh and the granddaughter of Thomas Spreull of Golan. Martha was born about 1750 in Coolnacruniagh and she died in 1820 in Tullymoan. Andrew died before 1800.
1.1 ANDREW SPROULE of TULLYMOAN was born about 1770 and he was my great, great grandfather. He died after 1840. He married REBECCA MACKEY who was born in 1774 in Lismontigley, Raphoe, Donegal. She died on 1 Feb 1858 in Tullymoan, Urney, County Tyrone, Ireland (Aged 84).
For Andrew’s family, see The Family of Andrew Sproule of Tullymoan and Rebecca MacKay
1.2 ROBERT SPROULE of STRABANE was born about 1773 in Tullymoan, Urney, County Tyrone. Robert lived for a time in Broomfield, just over the border in Donegal, and he sold that to Jane, the daughter of his brother Andrew and moved to Strabane. He married ANN LECKY from Altamullen, Termonamongan, Couty Tyrone. He died in June 1834 in Strabane, Tyrone, Ireland.
1.2.1. ROBERT SPROULE OF JAMAICA and MULVIN was born in Strabane. He was a planter in Jamaica, having his own property called Orange Vale in the parish of St George. He died in 1862 in Mulvin, County Tyrone, Ireland. He married MARY ANN THOMAS.
18.104.22.168. ROBERT SPROULE was born on 26 Jun 1843 in Jamaica. He married Mary Jane Brown, daughter of John Brown, on 20 Nov 1861. She was born about 1844, and they lived in Mulvin, County Tyrone.
22.214.171.124. MARGARET MATILDA SPROULE
126.96.36.199. ANDREW SPROULE
188.8.131.52. JANE THOMAS SPROULE was born in 1835 in Jamaica. She married James Ward on 18 Jan 1855 in Melbourne, Australia.
1.2.2. MATILDA SPROULE She married William Gwynn on 25 Mar 1828 in Strabane, County Tyrone, Ireland.
1.3 SAMUEL SPROULE MD was born in 1774 in Tullymoan, Urney, County Tyrone. He was a surgeon in the East India Company in Bombay and became Head of the Medical Board there. Samuel retired to England in 1828, and died on 30 May 1829 in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England. (Aged 53). He married Eliza Walker, daughter of William Walker, on 10 Nov 1818 in Bowland (Samuel 42 , Eliza 22). Eliza was born in 1796 and she died on 6th Nov 1827 in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England (Aged 31). Samuel Sproule, President of the Medical Board of Bombay
1.3.1 ANN JANE SPROULE was born on 29 Sep 1819 in Bombay, India. She died on 2 Sep 1876 in Elham, Kent, United Kingdom (Age at Death: 56). She married SIR JOHN RIVETT-CARNAC, son of James Rivett Carnac (Baronet) and Anna Maria Richardes, on 19 Dec 1840 in Bombay, India. John Rivett-Carnac was born in 1818 in Baroda, Madhya Pradesh, India and he died on 11 Aug 1883 in Farleigh House, Cheriton Road, Folkestone, Kent, England. Ann Jane became Lady Rivett-Carnac.
184.108.40.206. MARY ELIZABETH SPROULE RIVETT-CARNAC was born about 1842 in Hordle, Hampshire, England. She died in Apr 1862 in Kensington, London, United Kingdom.
220.127.116.11. FRANCES HENRIETTA RIVET-CARNAC was born in Jun 1843 in Lymington, Hampshire, United Kingdom. She died on 23 Nov 1925 in Hampshire, England.
18.104.22.168. CAROLINE ANNE EMMA RIVETT-CARNAC was born in Sep 1844 in Warborn Boldre, Hampshire, England. She died on 04 Jul 1921 in The Nursing House, St. Georges Road, Pimlico, Middlesex, London. She married John Pennock Campbell in 1875 in Lymington, Hampshire, England. He was born on 04 Feb 1835 in Jamaica. He died on 25 Dec 1903 in 10 Drayton Gardens, South Kensington, Middlesex, England (Age: 60).
22.214.171.124. JAMES HENRY SPROULE RIVETT-CARNAC was born in Sep 1846 in Lymington, Hampshire, United Kingdom. He became Sir James Henry Sproule Rivett-Carnac on the death of his father. He married MARY JEANNIE HENDERSON. She was born about 1856 in Bodmin, Cornwall, England. She died on 05 Apr 1927 in 24 Chester Terrace, Eaton Square, Westminster. Sir James Henry died in 1909 in Kensington, London, United Kingdom (Age at Death: 62). Sir James Henry Sproule Rivett-Carnac
126.96.36.199. JOHN LOUIS RIVETT CARNAC was born about 1851 in Milford, Hampshire, England. He died on 28 Dec 1863 in Torquay, Devon, England.
1.3.2 HARRY ROBERTSON SPROULE was the illegitimate son of Samuel Sproule, and he was born on 25 Sep 1809 in Bombay, India. He died on 22 Jul 1828 in Brighton, Sussex, England.
1.4 JAMES SPROULE of MELLMOUNT was born about 1776 in Tullymoan, Urney, County Tyrone, Ireland. He died on 01 Aug 1840 in Jamaica. His lady was CHARLOTTE TAYLOR, daughter of The Honourable Simon Taylor in Jamaica. She was born in 1795 in Jamaica. She died on 17 Apr 1849 in Mellmount, Strabane, County Tyrone. The Family of James Sproule
1.4.1. MARGARET MADDEN SPROULE was baptised in Jamaica on 25 Jan 1814. She was registered as the ‘reputed daughter’ of James Sproule. She died on 18 Aug 1846 in Mellmount, Strabane, Tyrone, aged 32. She married her first cousin, Samuel Sproule MD, son of James’ brother William Sproule and Ann Knox, on 16 Jan 1836 in Urney, County Tyrone. (Aged 22). He was born on 15 Oct 1814 in Glentimon, Tyrone, Northern Ireland. He died on 28 Aug 1848 in Marseilles, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France (Aged 34). Margaret Madden Sproule
1.4.2. WILLIAM TAYLOR SPROULE OF ILLINOIS was born on 22 Jan 1816 in Jamaica. He went to America in the mid 1840s with his brother Robert Samuel Sproule. He lived first in Rush, Indiana, then in Clinton, Decatur, Indiana. Finally, he settled in Sumpter, Cumberland, Illinois, where he had a large farm. He married Paulina Ballenger on 18 April 1847 in Rush, Indiana. She was born on 14 Feb 1822 in Kentucky. She died between 1857-1865 in Indiana. William Taylor Sproule died in 1902 in Coles Co., Illinois.
1.4.3. MATILDA ANN SPROULE was born on 11 Oct 1819 in Jamaica. She died on 12 Oct 1905 in Bowling Green, Strabane, County Tyrone, aged 84. She married William Smyth of Bowling Green on 11 Jun 1842 in Urney, Tyrone, Ireland. He was born in 1812 and died on 17 Jun 1889 in Strabane, Tyrone, Ireland.
1.4.4. ELLEN MADDEN SPROULE was born in Apr 1822 in Jamaica. She died on 06 May 1849 in Mellmount, Strabane, Co. Tyrone, Ireland, aged 27.
1.4.5. ROBERT SAMUEL SPROULE was baptised on 18 Sep 1826 in Jamaica. Robert went to America in the mid 1840s, and lived in Rush, Indiana near his brother William Taylor. He married Mary F Campbell on 19 Jun 1849 in Cass, Texas, USA. He later moved to Marion, Indiana, near to his nephew William Knox Sproule, where he was a lawyer and a newspaper editor. He died in 1873 in Indianapolis, USA. She was born in 1826 in Ohio.
1.4.6. Jane Nugent Sproule was born about 1831 in Jamaica, she did not marry and died on September 1919 in Kilkeel, County Down, Ireland.
1.4.7. SARAH CHARLOTTE SPROULE was born about 1834. She married Andrew N Reid on 21 Jul 1859 in Strabane, County Tyrone, Ireland. Andrew was born about 1830 in Lifford, Donegal, Ireland. Sarah Charlotte died in December 1920 in Kilkeel, County Down.
1.5 WILLIAM SPROULE of GLENTIMON was born about 1778 in Tullymoan, Urney, County Tyrone, Ireland. He died about 1827 in Tyrone, Ireland. He married ANN KNOX who was born in Glentimon, County Tyrone. She died on 12 Jun 1847 in Glentimon.
1.5.1. SAMUEL SPROULE MD was born on 15 Oct 1814 in Tyrone, Northern Ireland. He qualified as a surgeon in 1834 and a physician in 1835, and joined the East India Company in Bombay in 1836. He died on 28 Aug 1848 in Marseilles, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France (Aged 34). He married Margaret Madden Sproule, daughter of James Sproule of Mellmount and Charlotte Taylor, on 16 Jan 1836 in Strabane, Urney, County Tyrone, Ireland (Aged 22). She was baptised on 25 Jan 1814 in Jamaica. She died on 18 Aug 1846 in Mellmount, Strabane, Tyrone (Aged 32). The Family of Margaret and Samuel
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