The Irish Merediths

Meredith families who settled in Ireland and their descendants

Person Page 110

Richard MEREDITH1

M, #2735, b. 1739, d. 1821

Parents

FatherWilliam MEREDITH b. 1704, d. 1784
MotherMarian (Mary Anne) FITZGERALD

Biography

Richard MEREDITH was born in 1739.2 He and Lucy SAUNDERS were married on 1 Nov 1770.3,4 He died in 1821, at age ~82.2
Richard Meredith lived at Dicksgrove, Co. Kerry.

Children with Lucy SAUNDERS

SonWilliam MEREDITH b. 28 Jul 1772, d. 1 Jun 1849
DaughterMarian MEREDITH b. 17 Jan 1774, d. 1 Apr 1852

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths
Relationship:Grandson of Richard MEREDITH
Ancestral line:WilliamB, RichardA
Appears on:Kerry box chart
Kerry indented chart
Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [S634] “Meredith of Dicksgrove, Co Kerry”, Betham Sketch Pedigrees, 1st Series, VolXVI, Manuscript no276, Genealogical Office of Ireland (LDS film no0100121)
  2. [S56] Darryl Lundy, A genealogical survey of the peerage of Britain as well as the royal families of Europe; www.thepeerage.com
  3. [S640] A genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry of Ireland, B Burke, (London: Harrison, 1912) Internet archive http://www.archive.org/details/genealogicalhera00burkuoft accessed Dec 2008, - p.77, entry for Meredith of Dicksgrove
  4. [S706] Nick Reddan, Extracts from Irish newspapers 1750-1860, part 32, http://members.iinet.net.au/~nickred/newspaper/np_abst38.htm accessed Dec 2008
Last Edited2 Feb 2011

John MEREDITH

M, #2736, b. about 1759, d. before 1800

Parents

FatherWilliam MEREDITH b. 1704, d. 1784
MotherMarian (Mary Anne) FITZGERALD

Biography

John MEREDITH was born ca. 1759.1 He and Gertrude SKINNER were married on 11 Jun 1780 in Grace Church, Jamaica, New YorkG.2 He died bef. 1800.1
For further information see the citations below.3

Children with Gertrude SKINNER b. 1759, d. 1838

SonCortlandt Skinner MEREDITH b. ca. 1784, d. 2 Jun 1819
SonRichard MEREDITH b. ca. 1785, d. 1 Aug 1850

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths
Relationship:Grandson of Richard MEREDITH
Ancestral line:WilliamB, RichardA
Appears on:Kerry box chart
Kerry indented chart
Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [S1478] Macgregor Skinner Tree: http://trees.ancestry.co.uk/tree/65884186/family?cfpid=42173117250
  2. [S707] The Olive Tree Genealogy, Marriages Grace Church, Jamaica, New York 1769 - 1810; http://www.olivetreegenealogy.com/nn/church/jamaicanymarr2.shtml
  3. [S634] “Meredith of Dicksgrove, Co Kerry”, Betham Sketch Pedigrees, 1st Series, VolXVI, Manuscript no276, Genealogical Office of Ireland (LDS film no0100121)
Last Edited28 Dec 2016

William MEREDITH

M, #2737, b. about 1744

Parents

FatherWilliam MEREDITH b. 1704, d. 1784
MotherMarian (Mary Anne) FITZGERALD

Biography

William MEREDITH was born ca. 1744. He was baptised on 24 Nov 1744 in Parish of Dingle Church of Ireland.
William Meredith had no children.
For further information see the citations below.1

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths
Relationship:Grandson of Richard MEREDITH
Ancestral line:WilliamB, RichardA
Appears on:Kerry box chart
Kerry indented chart
Interactive Pedigree

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 Nov 2009

Elizabeth MEREDITH

F, #2740

Parents

FatherWilliam MEREDITH b. 1704, d. 1784
MotherMarian (Mary Anne) FITZGERALD

Biography

Elizabeth MEREDITH and John BATEMAN were married in Mar 1764.1
For further information see the citations below.2

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths
Relationship:Granddaughter of Richard MEREDITH
Ancestral line:WilliamB, RichardA
Appears on:Kerry box chart
Kerry indented chart
Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [S706] Nick Reddan, Extracts from Irish newspapers 1750-1860, part 32, http://members.iinet.net.au/~nickred/newspaper/np_abst38.htm accessed Dec 2008, from Freeman’s Journal, edition of 17-20 Mar 1764
  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

Margaret MEREDITH

F, #2741

Parents

FatherWilliam MEREDITH b. 1704, d. 1784
MotherMarian (Mary Anne) FITZGERALD

Biography

Margaret MEREDITH and James MAHONY were married. She and Sir Richard HARTE were married.
For further information see the citations below.1

Child with James MAHONY

DaughterMarion MAHONY

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths
Relationship:Granddaughter of Richard MEREDITH
Ancestral line:WilliamB, RichardA
Appears on:Kerry box chart
Kerry indented chart
Interactive Pedigree

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

Frances MEREDITH

F, #2742

Parents

FatherWilliam MEREDITH b. 1704, d. 1784
MotherMarian (Mary Anne) FITZGERALD

Biography

Frances MEREDITH and Robert COOTE were married on 19 Aug 1769.1
For further information see the citations below.2

Child with Robert COOTE

DaughterLucinda COOTE

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths
Relationship:Granddaughter of Richard MEREDITH
Ancestral line:WilliamB, RichardA
Appears on:Kerry box chart
Kerry indented chart
Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [S672] Irish Chancery Reports 1850-52, Vol I, pp106-117(Dublin: Hodges & Smith, 1852)Google Books online http://books.google.com/ accessed Dec 2008
  2. [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 MEREDITH

F, #2744

Parents

FatherWilliam MEREDITH b. 1704, d. 1784
MotherMarian (Mary Anne) FITZGERALD

Biography

Honora MEREDITH and George TWISS were married on 11 Jan 1773.1
For further information see the citations below.2

Children with George TWISS d. 2 Apr 1802

DaughterDorcas TWISS d. 2 Aug 1822
SonWilliam Meredith TWISS d. 28 Aug 1844

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths
Relationship:Granddaughter of Richard MEREDITH
Ancestral line:WilliamB, RichardA
Appears on:Kerry box chart
Kerry indented chart
Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [S640] A genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry of Ireland, B Burke, (London: Harrison, 1912) Internet archive http://www.archive.org/details/genealogicalhera00burkuoft accessed Dec 2008, - p. 710, entry for Twiss of Birdhill
  2. [S634] “Meredith of Dicksgrove, Co Kerry”, Betham Sketch Pedigrees, 1st Series, VolXVI, Manuscript no276, Genealogical Office of Ireland (LDS film no0100121)
Last Edited1 Feb 2011

Frances GREENE

F, #2745

Biography

Frances GREENE and Richard MEREDITH were married on 6 Dec 1752.1
Frances was the daughter of George Greene of Abbey in Co. Limerick Esq.
For further information see the citations below.1

Child with Richard MEREDITH d. ca. 1785

DaughterMargaret MEREDITH b. aft. 1752, d. aft. 1795

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths
Relationship:Partner of Richard MEREDITH (grandson of Richard MEREDITH)
Appears on:Kerry box chart
Kerry indented chart
Interactive Pedigree

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

Margaret MEREDITH

F, #2746, b. after 1752, d. after 1795

Parents

FatherRichard MEREDITH d. ca. 1785
MotherFrances GREENE

Biography

Margaret MEREDITH was born aft. 1752. She and Tobias HORAN were married in 1772.1 She died aft. 1795.
For further information see the citations below.2

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths
Relationship:Great-granddaughter of Richard MEREDITH
Ancestral line:RichardC, RichardB, RichardA
Appears on:Kerry box chart
Kerry indented chart
Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [S706] Nick Reddan, Extracts from Irish newspapers 1750-1860, part 32, http://members.iinet.net.au/~nickred/newspaper/np_abst38.htm accessed Dec 2008, - from Freeman’s HJournal, edition of 30-31 Jul 1772
  2. [S634] “Meredith of Dicksgrove, Co Kerry”, Betham Sketch Pedigrees, 1st Series, VolXVI, Manuscript no276, Genealogical Office of Ireland (LDS film no0100121)
Last Edited26 Dec 2021

Tobias HORAN

M, #2748, d. about 1795

Biography

Tobias HORAN and Margaret MEREDITH were married in 1772.1 He died ca. 1795.2
Tobias Horan lived at Newcastle, Co. Limerick. Administration of his estate was granted to Patrick Griffin and to Margaret his widow in 1795.2
For further information see the citations below.3

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths
Relationship:Partner of Margaret MEREDITH (great-granddaughter of Richard MEREDITH)
Appears on:Kerry box chart
Kerry indented chart
Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [S706] Nick Reddan, Extracts from Irish newspapers 1750-1860, part 32, http://members.iinet.net.au/~nickred/newspaper/np_abst38.htm accessed Dec 2008, - from Freeman’s HJournal, edition of 30-31 Jul 1772
  2. [S1920] Betham Genealogical Abstracts, findmypast.co.uk [database on-line]
  3. [S634] “Meredith of Dicksgrove, Co Kerry”, Betham Sketch Pedigrees, 1st Series, VolXVI, Manuscript no276, Genealogical Office of Ireland (LDS film no0100121)
Last Edited26 Dec 2021