The Irish Merediths

Person Page 109

Richard MEREDITH1,2

M, #2701, b. about 1675, d. 1752

Parents

Biography

Richard MEREDITH was born ca. 1675 in Wales. He married Anne BROWNE, daughter of William BROWNE and Frances HERBERT, ca. 1700. Richard MEREDITH died in 1752 in Ireland.2
Richard Meredith is described in different sources as either the 2nd son or the 3rd son. Having married a niece of Edward, the 2nd Lord Herbert of Chirbury, Richard was sent to manage the estates in Ireland, a fair proportion of which was settled on him.2,1

Children with Anne BROWNE

SonRichard MEREDITH
DaughterFrances MEREDITH d. Mar 1716
DaughterAnne MEREDITH
SonWilliam MEREDITH b. 1704, d. 1784

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths
Appears on:Kerry box chart
Kerry indented chart

Citations

  1. [S634] “Meredith of Dicksgrove, Co Kerry”, Betham Sketch Pedigrees, 1st Series, VolXVI, Manuscript no276, Genealogical Office of Ireland (LDS film no0100121)
  2. [S635] A Genealogical and Heraldic Dictionary of the Landed Gentry of Great Britain and Ireland, BBurke, part II (London: Harrison, 1863) Internet archive http://www.archive.org/details/agenealogicalan05burkgoog accessed Dec 2008
Last Edited13 Feb 2017

Anne BROWNE1

F, #2702

Parents

FatherWilliam BROWNE
MotherFrances HERBERT b. aft. 1627

Biography

Anne BROWNE married Richard MEREDITH, son of David MEREDITH, ca. 1700.
Anne Browne was the only daughter and heir of William Browne.

Children with Richard MEREDITH b. ca. 1675, d. 1752

SonRichard MEREDITH
DaughterFrances MEREDITH d. Mar 1716
DaughterAnne MEREDITH
SonWilliam MEREDITH b. 1704, d. 1784

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths
Relationship:Partner of Richard MEREDITH
Appears on:Kerry box chart
Kerry indented chart

Citations

  1. [S634] “Meredith of Dicksgrove, Co Kerry”, Betham Sketch Pedigrees, 1st Series, VolXVI, Manuscript no276, Genealogical Office of Ireland (LDS film no0100121)
Last Edited2 Feb 2011

William BROWNE

M, #2703

Biography

William Browne was from Totteridge, Hertfordshire.
For further information see the citations below.1

Child with Frances HERBERT b. aft. 1627

DaughterAnne BROWNE

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths

Citations

  1. [S634] “Meredith of Dicksgrove, Co Kerry”, Betham Sketch Pedigrees, 1st Series, VolXVI, Manuscript no276, Genealogical Office of Ireland (LDS film no0100121)
Last Edited26 Dec 2008

Frances HERBERT

F, #2704, b. after 1627

Parents

FatherRichard HERBERT, 2nd Baron of Chirbury and Castle Island b. ca. 1600, d. 13 May 1655
MotherMary EGERTON b. ca. 1600, d. 1659

Biography

Frances HERBERT was born aft. 1627. She married William BROWNE.
For further information see the citations below.1

Child with William BROWNE

DaughterAnne BROWNE

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths

Citations

  1. [S634] “Meredith of Dicksgrove, Co Kerry”, Betham Sketch Pedigrees, 1st Series, VolXVI, Manuscript no276, Genealogical Office of Ireland (LDS film no0100121)
Last Edited2 Feb 2011

Richard HERBERT, 2nd Baron of Chirbury and Castle Island1

M, #2705, b. about 1600, d. 13 May 1655

Parents

Biography

Richard HERBERT, 2nd Baron of Chirbury and Castle Island, was born ca. 1600.2 He married Mary EGERTON on 19 Nov 1627.2,3 He died on 13 May 1655.3
Richard Herbert succeeded as second Baron Herbert of Chirbury and second Baron Herbert of Castle Island on the death of his father in August 1648. He was active for the Royalists during the civil war, after which he was heavily fined by parliament and required to demolish Montgomery Castle.4

Children with Mary EGERTON b. ca. 1600, d. 1659

SonThomas HERBERT
SonJohn HERBERT
DaughterAlicia HERBERT
DaughterFrances HERBERT b. aft. 1627
DaughterFlorentia HERBERT b. ca. 1630, d. aft. 19 Sep 1692
SonEdward HERBERT, 3rd Baron of Chirbury and of Castle Island b. 1633, d. 9 Dec 1678
DaughterArabella HERBERT b. aft. 1638
SonHenry HERBERT, Lord Herbert of Chirbury b. 1640, d. 21 Apr 1691

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths

Citations

  1. [S634] “Meredith of Dicksgrove, Co Kerry”, Betham Sketch Pedigrees, 1st Series, VolXVI, Manuscript no276, Genealogical Office of Ireland (LDS film no0100121)
  2. [S636] Wales: Medieval Records Primarily of Nobility and Gentry, http://histfam.familysearch.org/search.php?%20nr=50&tree=Welsh
  3. [S56] Darryl Lundy, A genealogical survey of the peerage of Britain as well as the royal families of Europe; www.thepeerage.com
  4. [S637] David APailin, ‘Herbert, Edward, first Baron Herbert of Cherbury and first Baron Herbert of Castle Island (1582?–1648)’, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, 2004; online edn, Jan 2009 [http://ezproxy.ouls.ox.ac.uk:2117/view/article/13020, accessed 2 Feb 2011]
Last Edited4 Feb 2017

Mary EGERTON

F, #2706, b. about 1600, d. 1659

Biography

Mary EGERTON was born ca. 1600. She married Richard HERBERT, 2nd Baron of Chirbury and Castle Island, son of Edward HERBERT, 1st Baron of Chirbury and Castle Island, and Mary HERBERT, on 19 Nov 1627.1,2 Mary EGERTON died in 1659.
Mary Egerton was the daughter of John, Earl of Bridgwater.
For further information see the citations below.3

Children with Richard HERBERT, 2nd Baron of Chirbury and Castle Island, b. ca. 1600, d. 13 May 1655

SonThomas HERBERT
SonJohn HERBERT
DaughterAlicia HERBERT
DaughterFrances HERBERT b. aft. 1627
DaughterFlorentia HERBERT b. ca. 1630, d. aft. 19 Sep 1692
SonEdward HERBERT, 3rd Baron of Chirbury and of Castle Island b. 1633, d. 9 Dec 1678
DaughterArabella HERBERT b. aft. 1638
SonHenry HERBERT, Lord Herbert of Chirbury b. 1640, d. 21 Apr 1691

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths

Citations

  1. [S636] Wales: Medieval Records Primarily of Nobility and Gentry, http://histfam.familysearch.org/search.php?%20nr=50&tree=Welsh
  2. [S56] Darryl Lundy, A genealogical survey of the peerage of Britain as well as the royal families of Europe; www.thepeerage.com
  3. [S634] “Meredith of Dicksgrove, Co Kerry”, Betham Sketch Pedigrees, 1st Series, VolXVI, Manuscript no276, Genealogical Office of Ireland (LDS film no0100121)
Last Edited2 Feb 2011

Edward HERBERT, 1st Baron of Chirbury and Castle Island1,2

M, #2707, b. about 1582, d. 5 August 1648

Biography

Edward HERBERT, 1st Baron of Chirbury and Castle Island, was born ca. 1582. He married Mary HERBERT, daughter of Sir William HERBERT. Edward HERBERT, 1st Baron of Chirbury and Castle Island, died on 5 Aug 1648.
Edward Herbert was the first Baron Herbert of Chirbury and first Baron Herbert of Castle Island. He was a diplomat and philosopher, and the eldest son of Richard and Magdalen Herbert of Montgomery Castle.2

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths

Citations

  1. [S634] “Meredith of Dicksgrove, Co Kerry”, Betham Sketch Pedigrees, 1st Series, VolXVI, Manuscript no276, Genealogical Office of Ireland (LDS film no0100121)
  2. [S637] David APailin, ‘Herbert, Edward, first Baron Herbert of Cherbury and first Baron Herbert of Castle Island (1582?–1648)’, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, 2004; online edn, Jan 2009 [http://ezproxy.ouls.ox.ac.uk:2117/view/article/13020, accessed 2 Feb 2011]
Last Edited3 Feb 2011

Mary HERBERT

F, #2708

Parents

Biography

Mary Herbert was the daughter and heir of Sir William Herbert, and inherited the Castle Island estates in Co. Kerry.
For further information see the citations below.1

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths

Citations

  1. [S634] “Meredith of Dicksgrove, Co Kerry”, Betham Sketch Pedigrees, 1st Series, VolXVI, Manuscript no276, Genealogical Office of Ireland (LDS film no0100121)
Last Edited2 Feb 2011

Sir William HERBERT

M, #2709
Sir William Herbert was from St. Juliens, Montgomeryshire.
For further information see the citations below.1

Child

DaughterMary HERBERT

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths

Citations

  1. [S634] “Meredith of Dicksgrove, Co Kerry”, Betham Sketch Pedigrees, 1st Series, VolXVI, Manuscript no276, Genealogical Office of Ireland (LDS film no0100121)
Last Edited2 Feb 2011

Edward HERBERT, 3rd Baron of Chirbury and of Castle Island

M, #2710, b. 1633, d. 9 December 1678

Parents

FatherRichard HERBERT, 2nd Baron of Chirbury and Castle Island b. ca. 1600, d. 13 May 1655
MotherMary EGERTON b. ca. 1600, d. 1659

Biography

Edward HERBERT, 3rd Baron of Chirbury and of Castle Island, was born in 1633.1 He married Elizabeth BRYDGES. He married Anne MIDDLETON bef. 1655.2 He died on 9 Dec 1678, at age ~45.1
Edward Herbert succeeded as third Baron Herbert of Chirbury and third Baron Herbert of Castle Island on the death of his father in 1655. There were no children from either of his two marriages.3
For further information see the citations below.4

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths

Citations

  1. [S636] Wales: Medieval Records Primarily of Nobility and Gentry, http://histfam.familysearch.org/search.php?%20nr=50&tree=Welsh
  2. [S705] UK National Archives, Will of Richard Lord Herbert Baron of Chirbury 02 July 1655 PROB 11-248 Image 580-495, 496, - the will dated 30 Jan 1654 refers to Anne as the wife of Edward
  3. [S637] David APailin, ‘Herbert, Edward, first Baron Herbert of Cherbury and first Baron Herbert of Castle Island (1582?–1648)’, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, 2004; online edn, Jan 2009 [http://ezproxy.ouls.ox.ac.uk:2117/view/article/13020, accessed 2 Feb 2011]
  4. [S634] “Meredith of Dicksgrove, Co Kerry”, Betham Sketch Pedigrees, 1st Series, VolXVI, Manuscript no276, Genealogical Office of Ireland (LDS film no0100121)
Last Edited3 Feb 2011

Henry HERBERT, Lord Herbert of Chirbury

M, #2711, b. 1640, d. 21 April 1691

Parents

FatherRichard HERBERT, 2nd Baron of Chirbury and Castle Island b. ca. 1600, d. 13 May 1655
MotherMary EGERTON b. ca. 1600, d. 1659

Biography

Henry HERBERT, Lord Herbert of Chirbury, was born in 1640.1 He married Catherine NEWPORT. He died on 21 Apr 1691, at age ~51.1
Henry, Lord Herbert had no children.
For further information see the citations below.2

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths

Citations

  1. [S636] Wales: Medieval Records Primarily of Nobility and Gentry, http://histfam.familysearch.org/search.php?%20nr=50&tree=Welsh
  2. [S634] “Meredith of Dicksgrove, Co Kerry”, Betham Sketch Pedigrees, 1st Series, VolXVI, Manuscript no276, Genealogical Office of Ireland (LDS film no0100121)
Last Edited2 Feb 2011

Florentia HERBERT

F, #2712, b. about 1630, d. after 19 September 1692

Parents

FatherRichard HERBERT, 2nd Baron of Chirbury and Castle Island b. ca. 1600, d. 13 May 1655
MotherMary EGERTON b. ca. 1600, d. 1659

Biography

Florentia HERBERT was born ca. 1630.1 She married Richard HERBERT. She died aft. 19 Sep 1692.1
For further information see the citations below.2

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths

Citations

  1. [S636] Wales: Medieval Records Primarily of Nobility and Gentry, http://histfam.familysearch.org/search.php?%20nr=50&tree=Welsh
  2. [S634] “Meredith of Dicksgrove, Co Kerry”, Betham Sketch Pedigrees, 1st Series, VolXVI, Manuscript no276, Genealogical Office of Ireland (LDS film no0100121)
Last Edited2 Feb 2011

Catherine NEWPORT

F, #2713

Biography

Catherine Newport was sister to the Earl of Bradford.
For further information see the citations below.1

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths

Citations

  1. [S634] “Meredith of Dicksgrove, Co Kerry”, Betham Sketch Pedigrees, 1st Series, VolXVI, Manuscript no276, Genealogical Office of Ireland (LDS film no0100121)
Last Edited26 Dec 2008

Richard HERBERT

M, #2714

Biography

Richard Herbert was from Oakley Park, Shropshire.
For further information see the citations below.1

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths

Citations

  1. [S634] “Meredith of Dicksgrove, Co Kerry”, Betham Sketch Pedigrees, 1st Series, VolXVI, Manuscript no276, Genealogical Office of Ireland (LDS film no0100121)
Last Edited26 Dec 2008

Richard MEREDITH

M, #2715

Parents

FatherRichard MEREDITH b. ca. 1675, d. 1752
MotherAnne BROWNE

Biography

Richard MEREDITH married Honora FITZGERALD on 6 Feb 1725 in Dingle Church of IrelandG.1
Richard Meredith lived at Tierneygoose, Co. Kerry.
For further information see the citations below.2

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths
Relationship:Son of Richard MEREDITH b. ca. 1675, d. 1752
Appears on:Kerry box chart
Kerry indented chart

Citations

  1. [S645] Irish Genealogy online database http://www.irishgenealogy.ie
  2. [S634] “Meredith of Dicksgrove, Co Kerry”, Betham Sketch Pedigrees, 1st Series, VolXVI, Manuscript no276, Genealogical Office of Ireland (LDS film no0100121)
Last Edited14 Apr 2017

William MEREDITH1

M, #2716, b. 1704, d. 1784

Parents

FatherRichard MEREDITH b. ca. 1675, d. 1752
MotherAnne BROWNE

Biography

William MEREDITH was born in 1704.2 He married Marian (Mary Anne) FITZGERALD on 1 Jan 1736 in Dingle Church of IrelandG.3 He died in 1784, at age ~80.4
William Meredith lived at Dicksgrove, Co. Kerry.

Children with Marian (Mary Anne) FITZGERALD

SonRobert MEREDITH
SonMaurice MEREDITH
DaughterElizabeth MEREDITH
DaughterMargaret MEREDITH
DaughterFrances MEREDITH
DaughterMarian MEREDITH
DaughterHonora MEREDITH
SonRichard MEREDITH b. 1739, d. 1821
SonWilliam MEREDITH b. ca. 1744
SonJohn MEREDITH b. ca. 1759, d. bef. 1800

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths
Relationship:Son of Richard MEREDITH b. ca. 1675, d. 1752
Appears on:Kerry box chart
Kerry indented chart

Citations

  1. [S634] “Meredith of Dicksgrove, Co Kerry”, Betham Sketch Pedigrees, 1st Series, VolXVI, Manuscript no276, Genealogical Office of Ireland (LDS film no0100121)
  2. [S638] A Genealogical and Heraldic Dictionary of the Landed Gentry of Great Britain and Ireland, BBurke, Vol3 (London: Harrison, 1850)Google Books online http://books.google.com/
  3. [S645] Irish Genealogy online database http://www.irishgenealogy.ie, - assumed date
  4. [S56] Darryl Lundy, A genealogical survey of the peerage of Britain as well as the royal families of Europe; www.thepeerage.com
Last Edited14 Apr 2017

Frances MEREDITH

F, #2717, d. March 1716

Parents

FatherRichard MEREDITH b. ca. 1675, d. 1752
MotherAnne BROWNE

Biography

Frances MEREDITH died in Mar 1716 in CorkG.
For further information see the citations below.1

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths
Relationship:Daughter of Richard MEREDITH b. ca. 1675, d. 1752
Appears on:Kerry box chart
Kerry indented chart

Citations

  1. [S634] “Meredith of Dicksgrove, Co Kerry”, Betham Sketch Pedigrees, 1st Series, VolXVI, Manuscript no276, Genealogical Office of Ireland (LDS film no0100121)
Last Edited27 Dec 2008

Anne MEREDITH

F, #2718

Parents

FatherRichard MEREDITH b. ca. 1675, d. 1752
MotherAnne BROWNE
For further information see the citations below.1

Child

DaughterAnna LANGFORD

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths
Relationship:Daughter of Richard MEREDITH b. ca. 1675, d. 1752
Appears on:Kerry box chart
Kerry indented chart

Citations

  1. [S634] “Meredith of Dicksgrove, Co Kerry”, Betham Sketch Pedigrees, 1st Series, VolXVI, Manuscript no276, Genealogical Office of Ireland (LDS film no0100121)
Last Edited28 Dec 2008

Honora FITZGERALD

F, #2719

Biography

Honora FITZGERALD married Richard MEREDITH, son of Richard MEREDITH and Anne BROWNE, on 6 Feb 1725 in Dingle Church of IrelandG.1
Honora was the 2nd daughter of Fitzgerald of Dingle, Knight of Kerry.
For further information see the citations below.2

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths
Relationship:Partner of Richard MEREDITH (son of Richard MEREDITH b. ca. 1675, d. 1752)
Appears on:Kerry box chart
Kerry indented chart

Citations

  1. [S645] Irish Genealogy online database http://www.irishgenealogy.ie
  2. [S634] “Meredith of Dicksgrove, Co Kerry”, Betham Sketch Pedigrees, 1st Series, VolXVI, Manuscript no276, Genealogical Office of Ireland (LDS film no0100121)
Last Edited27 Dec 2008

Marian (Mary Anne) FITZGERALD1

F, #2720

Biography

Marian (Mary Anne) FITZGERALD married William MEREDITH, son of Richard MEREDITH and Anne BROWNE, on 1 Jan 1736 in Dingle Church of IrelandG.2
Marian was the daughter of Fitzgerald of Dingle, Knight of Kerry.

Children with William MEREDITH b. 1704, d. 1784

SonRobert MEREDITH
SonMaurice MEREDITH
DaughterElizabeth MEREDITH
DaughterMargaret MEREDITH
DaughterFrances MEREDITH
DaughterMarian MEREDITH
DaughterHonora MEREDITH
SonRichard MEREDITH b. 1739, d. 1821
SonWilliam MEREDITH b. ca. 1744
SonJohn MEREDITH b. ca. 1759, d. bef. 1800

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths
Relationship:Partner of William MEREDITH (son of Richard MEREDITH b. ca. 1675, d. 1752)
Appears on:Kerry box chart
Kerry indented chart

Citations

  1. [S634] “Meredith of Dicksgrove, Co Kerry”, Betham Sketch Pedigrees, 1st Series, VolXVI, Manuscript no276, Genealogical Office of Ireland (LDS film no0100121)
  2. [S645] Irish Genealogy online database http://www.irishgenealogy.ie, - assumed date
Last Edited2 Feb 2011

Richard MEREDITH

M, #2722, d. before 1785

Parents

Biography

Richard MEREDITH married Frances GREENE on 6 Dec 1752.1 He died bef. 1785.
Richard Meredith lived at Rathnalogh, Co. Kerry. His Will dated 17 May 1771 was proved on 25 May 1785.
For further information see the citations below.1

Children with Frances GREENE

DaughterMargaret MEREDITH b. aft. 1752
DaughterHonora MEREDITH b. aft. 1752

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths
Relationship:Grandson of Richard MEREDITH b. ca. 1675, d. 1752
Appears on:Kerry box chart
Kerry indented chart

Citations

  1. [S634] “Meredith of Dicksgrove, Co Kerry”, Betham Sketch Pedigrees, 1st Series, VolXVI, Manuscript no276, Genealogical Office of Ireland (LDS film no0100121)
Last Edited21 Apr 2017

John MEREDITH

M, #2723

Parents

John Meredith died young.
For further information see the citations below.1

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths
Relationship:Grandson of Richard MEREDITH b. ca. 1675, d. 1752
Appears on:Kerry box chart
Kerry indented chart

Citations

  1. [S634] “Meredith of Dicksgrove, Co Kerry”, Betham Sketch Pedigrees, 1st Series, VolXVI, Manuscript no276, Genealogical Office of Ireland (LDS film no0100121)
Last Edited27 Dec 2008

Maurice MEREDITH

M, #2724

Parents

Maurice Meredith had no children.
For further information see the citations below.1

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths
Relationship:Grandson of Richard MEREDITH b. ca. 1675, d. 1752
Appears on:Kerry box chart
Kerry indented chart

Citations

  1. [S634] “Meredith of Dicksgrove, Co Kerry”, Betham Sketch Pedigrees, 1st Series, VolXVI, Manuscript no276, Genealogical Office of Ireland (LDS film no0100121)
Last Edited27 Dec 2008

William MEREDITH

M, #2725

Parents

William Meredith died young.
For further information see the citations below.1

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths
Relationship:Grandson of Richard MEREDITH b. ca. 1675, d. 1752
Appears on:Kerry box chart
Kerry indented chart

Citations

  1. [S634] “Meredith of Dicksgrove, Co Kerry”, Betham Sketch Pedigrees, 1st Series, VolXVI, Manuscript no276, Genealogical Office of Ireland (LDS film no0100121)
Last Edited27 Dec 2008