The Irish Merediths

Person Page 9

Denis James ALEXANDER1

M, #201, b. 10 November 1920, d. 20 May 1980

Parents

FatherHerbrand Charles ALEXANDER b. 28 Nov 1888, d. 6 May 1965
MotherMillicent Valla MEREDITH b. 8 Mar 1898, d. 1 Apr 1979

Biography

Denis James ALEXANDER was born on 10 Nov 1920.1 He married Ghislaine DRESSELHUYS on 6 Apr 1943.1 He and Ghislaine DRESSELHUYS were divorced in 1948.1 He married Baroness Anne Louise DE_GRAEVENITZ on 31 Dec 1952.1 He died on 20 May 1980, at age 59.1
He succeeded to the title of 6th Earl of Caledon on 10 Jul 1968.1

Connections

Family Line:Bishop Richard Meredith
Relationship:9th great-grandson of Richard (Bishop of Leighlin) MEREDITH b. ca. 1550, d. 3 Aug 1597
Appears on:Bishop Richard Meredith Box chart
Bishop Richard Meredith indented chart

Citations

  1. [S119] Descendants of Sir Thomas WENTWORTH, Url: http://www.angelfire.com/realm3/ruvignyplus/001.html
Last Edited21 Apr 2017

Ghislaine DRESSELHUYS1

F, #202, d. 5 April 2000

Biography

Ghislaine DRESSELHUYS married Denis James ALEXANDER, son of Herbrand Charles ALEXANDER and Millicent Valla MEREDITH, on 6 Apr 1943.1 Ghislaine DRESSELHUYS and Denis James ALEXANDER were divorced in 1948.1 She died on 5 Apr 2000 in Spain.2
She was the daughter of Cornelius William Dresselhuys and Edith Merandon du Plessis.2

Connections

Family Line:Bishop Richard Meredith
Relationship:Partner of Denis James ALEXANDER (9th great-grandson of Richard (Bishop of Leighlin) MEREDITH b. ca. 1550, d. 3 Aug 1597)
Appears on:Bishop Richard Meredith Box chart
Bishop Richard Meredith indented chart

Citations

  1. [S119] Descendants of Sir Thomas WENTWORTH, Url: http://www.angelfire.com/realm3/ruvignyplus/001.html
  2. [S56] Darryl Lundy, A genealogical survey of the peerage of Britain as well as the royal families of Europe; www.thepeerage.com
Last Edited21 Apr 2017

Baroness Anne Louise DE_GRAEVENITZ1

F, #203, d. 20 July 1963

Biography

Baroness Anne Louise DE_GRAEVENITZ married Denis James ALEXANDER, son of Herbrand Charles ALEXANDER and Millicent Valla MEREDITH, on 31 Dec 1952.1 Baroness Anne Louise DE_GRAEVENITZ died on 20 Jul 1963.1
Baroness Anne Louise de Graevenitz was the daughter of Baron Nicholas Werner Alexander de Graevenitz.2

Connections

Family Line:Bishop Richard Meredith
Relationship:Partner of Denis James ALEXANDER (9th great-grandson of Richard (Bishop of Leighlin) MEREDITH b. ca. 1550, d. 3 Aug 1597)
Appears on:Bishop Richard Meredith Box chart
Bishop Richard Meredith indented chart

Citations

  1. [S119] Descendants of Sir Thomas WENTWORTH, Url: http://www.angelfire.com/realm3/ruvignyplus/001.html
  2. [S56] Darryl Lundy, A genealogical survey of the peerage of Britain as well as the royal families of Europe; www.thepeerage.com
Last Edited9 Aug 2010

Rory F. A. PECK1

M, #211, d. 1993

Biography

Rory F. A. PECK died in 1993.1

Connections

Family Line:Bishop Richard Meredith

Citations

  1. [S119] Descendants of Sir Thomas WENTWORTH, Url: http://www.angelfire.com/realm3/ruvignyplus/001.html
Last Edited5 Dec 2006

Captain John FORTESCUE1,2

M, #218

Biography

Captain John FORTESCUE married Margaret MEREDITH, daughter of Sir John MEREDITH, 1st Bart, and Helen ENGLISH, in Dec 1804.3
Captain John Fortescue was a Collector who lived at Malahide, Ireland.4

Children with Margaret MEREDITH b. ca. 1785, d. 1 Sep 1855

SonJohn FORTESCUE
DaughterAlicia Maria FORTESCUE d. 20 Feb 1858

Connections

Family Line:Bishop Richard Meredith
Relationship:Partner of Margaret MEREDITH (4th great-granddaughter of Richard (Bishop of Leighlin) MEREDITH b. ca. 1550, d. 3 Aug 1597)
Appears on:Bishop Richard Meredith Box chart
Bishop Richard Meredith indented chart

Citations

  1. [S127] Fortescue Family History; http://www.fortescue.org, has a reference to a John Fortescue d. 8 Jun 1821 son of John Fortescue of Malahide marrying a Mary Meredith, with a daughter Alicia Maria. Any connection?
  2. [S117] Ireland Old News Cavan 1855, Url: http://www.irelandoldnews.com/Cavan/1855/SEP.htm
  3. [S105] Henry Farrar, Irish Marriages - an Index to Marriages in Walker's Hibernian Magazine, p. 306
  4. [S128] Ireland Old News
Last Edited9 Aug 2010

John FORTESCUE1

M, #219

Parents

FatherCaptain John FORTESCUE
MotherMargaret MEREDITH b. ca. 1785, d. 1 Sep 1855

Biography

Connections

Family Line:Bishop Richard Meredith
Relationship:5th great-grandson of Richard (Bishop of Leighlin) MEREDITH b. ca. 1550, d. 3 Aug 1597
Appears on:Bishop Richard Meredith Box chart
Bishop Richard Meredith indented chart

Citations

  1. [S48] Genealogical Office Manuscript no. 112, p89, Baronet's Pedigrees - Brooke, LDS film no.0100187
Last Edited5 Dec 2006

Sampson WARING1,2

M, #220, d. 2 May 1819

Biography

Sampson WARING married Alicia Emily MEREDITH, daughter of Sir John MEREDITH, 1st Bart, and Helen ENGLISH, in 1800.3 Sampson WARING died on 2 May 1819 in Trincomalee, Sri LankaG.2
He was a Captain in H.M. 24th Light Dragoons.2

Connections

Family Line:Bishop Richard Meredith
Relationship:Partner of Alicia Emily MEREDITH (4th great-granddaughter of Richard (Bishop of Leighlin) MEREDITH b. ca. 1550, d. 3 Aug 1597)
Appears on:Bishop Richard Meredith Box chart
Bishop Richard Meredith indented chart

Citations

  1. [S48] Genealogical Office Manuscript no. 112, p89, Baronet's Pedigrees - Brooke, LDS film no.0100187
  2. [S115] The Asiatic Journal and Monthly Register for British India and Its Dependencies, Url: http://books.google.co.uk/books, Edition: 1824, p.436
  3. [S639] Ireland Diocesan and Prerogative Marriage Licence Bonds, http://census.nationalarchives.ie/search/dm/index.jsp
Last Edited20 Oct 2010

Gilbert PLUMMER1,2

M, #221, b. about 1774, d. 1831

Biography

Gilbert PLUMMER was born ca. 1774.3 He married Letitia MEREDITH, daughter of Sir John MEREDITH, 1st Bart, and Helen ENGLISH, on 31 Jul 1805 in St. George’s, DublinG.3 Gilbert PLUMMER died in 1831. He was buried on 9 May 1831 in Clontarf, Co. DublinG.3
At the time of his marriage in 1805 he was living at Little Forrest, Swords, Co. Dublin, Ireland. He was recorded as having 22 acres of land at the same place in the Tithe Applotment Book of 1830.4

Connections

Family Line:Bishop Richard Meredith
Relationship:Partner of Letitia MEREDITH (4th great-granddaughter of Richard (Bishop of Leighlin) MEREDITH b. ca. 1550, d. 3 Aug 1597)
Appears on:Bishop Richard Meredith Box chart
Bishop Richard Meredith indented chart

Citations

  1. [S48] Genealogical Office Manuscript no. 112, p89, Baronet's Pedigrees - Brooke, LDS film no.0100187, gives surname only, as Plomer
  2. [S129] Alexander Thom & Co, Appendix to the Twenty-Sixth Report of the Deputy Keeper of the Public Records and Keeper of the State Papers of Ireland, Copies saved to disk, p. 737
  3. [S120] Irish Genealogy, online database http://churchrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/churchrecords/
  4. [S105] Henry Farrar, Irish Marriages - an Index to Marriages in Walker's Hibernian Magazine, p. 359
Last Edited26 Mar 2014

John HERBERT1,2

M, #222

Biography

John HERBERT married Catherine Letitia MEREDITH, daughter of Sir John MEREDITH, 1st Bart, and Helen ENGLISH, on 22 Nov 1799 in Bengal, IndiaG.2,3

Connections

Family Line:Bishop Richard Meredith
Relationship:Partner of Catherine Letitia MEREDITH (4th great-granddaughter of Richard (Bishop of Leighlin) MEREDITH b. ca. 1550, d. 3 Aug 1597)
Appears on:Bishop Richard Meredith Box chart
Bishop Richard Meredith indented chart

Citations

  1. [S48] Genealogical Office Manuscript no. 112, p89, Baronet's Pedigrees - Brooke, LDS film no.0100187
  2. [S113] Families In British India Society, online datbase http://www.fibis.org/
  3. [S327] The Asiatic annual register or a view of the history of Hindustan ..., Volume 2, Google Books
Last Edited28 Feb 2007

Thomas JERVIS-WHITE1

M, #223

Parents

FatherJohn Jervis JERVIS-WHITE d. 12 Jul 1793
MotherElizabeth WHITTHORNE d. 10 Oct 1783

Biography

Thomas JERVIS-WHITE married Frances MEREDITH, daughter of Sir John MEREDITH, 1st Bart, and Helen ENGLISH, in Feb 1794.2
He lived at Ferns, Co. Wexford, Ireland.3

Children with Frances MEREDITH b. Jan 1774, d. 28 Aug 1851

DaughterHelena WHITE
SonHenry Sampson WHITE d. 1856
SonJohn JERVIS WHITE b. 1797, d. 1873
SonHumphrey JERVIS-WHITE b. 25 Dec 1797, d. 15 Dec 1849
SonRev. Thomas WHITE b. 9 Apr 1801, d. 26 Jul 1881

Connections

Family Line:Bishop Richard Meredith
Relationship:4th great-grandson of Richard (Bishop of Leighlin) MEREDITH b. ca. 1550, d. 3 Aug 1597
Appears on:Bishop Richard Meredith Box chart (#1)
Bishop Richard Meredith Box chart (#2)
Bishop Richard Meredith indented chart (#1)
Bishop Richard Meredith indented chart (#2)

Citations

  1. [S51] Genealogical Office Manuscript no. 112, Baronet's Pedigrees - Brooke, LDS film no. 0100187, the word transcribed as 'Jervis' is very unclear in the original
  2. [S105] Henry Farrar, Irish Marriages - an Index to Marriages in Walker's Hibernian Magazine, p. 467
  3. [S130] Sir Bernard Burke (EdAshworth Burke), A Genealogical and Heraldic Dictionary of the Peerage and Baronetage, the Privy Council, Knightage and Companionage, Edition: 66th Edition
Last Edited20 Oct 2010

Rev. Thomas WHITE1,2

M, #224, b. 9 April 1801, d. 26 July 1881

Parents

FatherThomas JERVIS-WHITE
MotherFrances MEREDITH b. Jan 1774, d. 28 Aug 1851

Biography

Rev. Thomas WHITE was born on 9 Apr 1801.2 He died on 26 Jul 1881, at age 80.2
Rev. Thomas White was the incumbent of Middlewick, Co. Armagh. He was unmarried. It is unclear whether he took the name Jervis White.2

Connections

Family Line:Bishop Richard Meredith
Relationship:5th great-grandson of Richard (Bishop of Leighlin) MEREDITH b. ca. 1550, d. 3 Aug 1597
Appears on:Bishop Richard Meredith Box chart
Bishop Richard Meredith indented chart (#1)
Bishop Richard Meredith indented chart (#2)

Citations

  1. [S51] Genealogical Office Manuscript no. 112, Baronet's Pedigrees - Brooke, LDS film no. 0100187
  2. [S130] Sir Bernard Burke (EdAshworth Burke), A Genealogical and Heraldic Dictionary of the Peerage and Baronetage, the Privy Council, Knightage and Companionage, Edition: 66th Edition
Last Edited10 Aug 2010

Helena WHITE1,2

F, #225

Parents

FatherThomas JERVIS-WHITE
MotherFrances MEREDITH b. Jan 1774, d. 28 Aug 1851

Biography

It is unclear whether she took the name Jervis White. They had children.2

Connections

Family Line:Bishop Richard Meredith
Relationship:5th great-granddaughter of Richard (Bishop of Leighlin) MEREDITH b. ca. 1550, d. 3 Aug 1597
Appears on:Bishop Richard Meredith Box chart
Bishop Richard Meredith indented chart (#1)
Bishop Richard Meredith indented chart (#2)

Citations

  1. [S48] Genealogical Office Manuscript no. 112, p89, Baronet's Pedigrees - Brooke, LDS film no.0100187
  2. [S130] Sir Bernard Burke (EdAshworth Burke), A Genealogical and Heraldic Dictionary of the Peerage and Baronetage, the Privy Council, Knightage and Companionage, Edition: 66th Edition
Last Edited20 Oct 2010