The Irish Merediths

Meredith families who settled in Ireland and their descendants

Person Page 114

William Meredith TWISS1,2

M, #2827, d. 28 August 1844

Parents

FatherGeorge TWISS d. 2 Apr 1802
MotherHonora MEREDITH

Biography

William Meredith TWISS and Letitia CROSBIE were married in Jan 1806 in Boyle Church of Ireland, Co. Roscommon.3 He died on 28 Aug 1844.

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths
Relationship:Great-grandson of Richard MEREDITH
Ancestral line:Honora MEREDITHC, WilliamB, RichardA
Appears on:Kerry box chart
Kerry indented chart
Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [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/
  2. [S56] Darryl Lundy, A genealogical survey of the peerage of Britain as well as the royal families of Europe; www.thepeerage.com
  3. [S710] Church Marriage Record, Roscommon Heritagewww.rootsireland.ie
Last Edited1 Feb 2011

Stephen John MEREDITH1

M, #2832, b. 23 June 1876, d. 7 February 1952

Parents

FatherRichard MEREDITH b. 19 Feb 1841, d. 10 Nov 1912
MotherMary Elizabeth HUGGARD b. ca. 1851, d. 18 Mar 1909

Biography

Stephen John MEREDITH was born on 23 Jun 1876. He was baptised on 28 Jun 1876 in Killeentierna Church.2 He and Elizabeth SHANNON were married on 11 Jun 1902.3 He died on 7 Feb 1952, at age 75, in County Hospital, Tralee, Co. KerryG.4
Stephen John Meredith was enumerated in the 1911 Ireland census as a Farmer living at Ranalough, Co. Kerry. The house had 10 rooms. His religion was Church of Ireland.5

Child with Elizabeth SHANNON b. ca. 1870, d. 1 Nov 1947

SonRichard MEREDITH b. 29 Jun 1905

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths
Relationship:4th great-grandson of Richard MEREDITH
Ancestral line:RichardF, RichardE, WilliamD, RichardC, 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. 77, entry for Meredith of Dicksgrove
  2. [S645] Irish Genealogy online database http://www.irishgenealogy.ie
  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
  4. [S1462] Irish Civil Records of Births, Marriages and Deaths, database: https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
  5. [S656] Census of Ireland 1911, online database http://www.census.nationalarchives.ie/reels/nai002483639/ accessed Dec 2008
Last Edited27 Dec 2016

Elizabeth SHANNON

F, #2833, b. about 1870, d. 1 November 1947

Biography

Elizabeth SHANNON was born ca. 1870 in Co. Dublin. She and Stephen John MEREDITH were married on 11 Jun 1902.1 She died on 1 Nov 1947 in Ranalough, Co. KerryG.2
Elizabeth was a daughter of P. Shannon, B.A. Her religion was Roman Catholic. Elizabeth Shannon aged 76, enumerated as a Visitor in the 1911 Ireland census is possibly her mother.3
For further information see the citations below.4

Child with Stephen John MEREDITH b. 23 Jun 1876, d. 7 Feb 1952

SonRichard MEREDITH b. 29 Jun 1905

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths
Relationship:Partner of Stephen John MEREDITH (4th great-grandson of Richard MEREDITH)
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
  2. [S1462] Irish Civil Records of Births, Marriages and Deaths, database: https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
  3. [S656] Census of Ireland 1911, online database http://www.census.nationalarchives.ie/reels/nai002483639/ accessed Dec 2008
  4. [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
Last Edited27 Dec 2016

Richard MEREDITH1

M, #2834, b. 29 June 1905

Parents

FatherStephen John MEREDITH b. 23 Jun 1876, d. 7 Feb 1952
MotherElizabeth SHANNON b. ca. 1870, d. 1 Nov 1947

Biography

Richard MEREDITH was born on 29 Jun 1905 in Co Kerry.

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths
Relationship:5th great-grandson of Richard MEREDITH
Ancestral line:StephenG, RichardF, RichardE, WilliamD, RichardC, 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. 77, entry for Meredith of Dicksgrove
Last Edited20 May 2017

Thomas MEREDITH

M, #2835, b. 20 April 1881, d. 9 May 1951

Parents

FatherRichard MEREDITH b. 19 Feb 1841, d. 10 Nov 1912
MotherMary Elizabeth HUGGARD b. ca. 1851, d. 18 Mar 1909

Biography

Thomas MEREDITH was born on 20 Apr 1881. He was baptised on 24 Apr 1881 in Killeentierna Church.1 He and Eileen Kathleen DILLON were married on 30 Apr 1937 in St. Anne’s Cathedral, BelfastG.2 He died on 9 May 1951, at age 70, in Isfield, Brook Lodge, Sussex.3
Thomas Meredith was variously described as the 4th and as the 5th son. He was the owner of Dicksgrove House, Farranfore when it was destroyed by fire on the night of 12March 1932. He was able to save some of the antique furniture and the family silver plate, but some very valuable old furniture, paintings and family plate were destroyed by the flames.4,5,6
For further information see the citations below.7

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths
Relationship:4th great-grandson of Richard MEREDITH
Ancestral line:RichardF, RichardE, WilliamD, RichardC, WilliamB, RichardA
Appears on:Kerry box chart
Kerry indented chart
Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [S645] Irish Genealogy online database http://www.irishgenealogy.ie
  2. [S686] Marriage announcement: Meredith and Dillon, Weekly Irish Times, May 8, 1937, p.27
  3. [S666] The Irish Times, Saturday, May 12, 1951 p.12Death announcement Thomas MeredithDigital archive http://www.irishtimes.com/search/archive.html accessed Dec 2008., - “fifth son of the late Richard and Mary Elizabeth Meredith, Dicksgrove, Farranfore, Kerry. R.I.P. Deeply mourned”
  4. [S666] The Irish Times, Saturday, May 12, 1951 p.12Death announcement Thomas MeredithDigital archive http://www.irishtimes.com/search/archive.html accessed Dec 2008.
  5. [S667] Weekly Irish Times, Saturday, March 19, 1932, p.11
  6. [S668] The Irish Times, Tuesday, March 15, 1932, p.5
  7. [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
Last Edited30 Jan 2011

Mary Clare MEREDITH1

F, #2836, b. 18 December 1879, d. 12 March 1962

Parents

FatherRichard MEREDITH b. 19 Feb 1841, d. 10 Nov 1912
MotherMary Elizabeth HUGGARD b. ca. 1851, d. 18 Mar 1909

Biography

Mary Clare MEREDITH was born on 18 Dec 1879 in Dicksgrove, Co. KerryG.2 She was baptised on 25 Dec 1879 in Killeentierna Church.3 She died on 12 Mar 1962, at age 82, in 17 Frankfort Avenue, Rathgar.4
She was the informant of he sister Nora Gertrude’s death.

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths
Relationship:4th great-granddaughter of Richard MEREDITH
Ancestral line:RichardF, RichardE, WilliamD, RichardC, 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. 77, entry for Meredith of Dicksgrove
  2. [S659] Family Search pilot site, online database http://pilot.familysearch.org/, - indexed as Mary Clina Meridith
  3. [S645] Irish Genealogy online database http://www.irishgenealogy.ie
  4. [S1951] Death announcement: Clare Meredith at 17 Frankfort Avenue, Rathgar; Irish Times 13 Mar 1962 pg. 12
Last Edited26 Jun 2019

Marion Elizabeth MEREDITH1

F, #2837, b. 18 April 1882, d. 11 December 1949

Parents

FatherRichard MEREDITH b. 19 Feb 1841, d. 10 Nov 1912
MotherMary Elizabeth HUGGARD b. ca. 1851, d. 18 Mar 1909

Biography

Marion Elizabeth MEREDITH was born on 18 Apr 1882 in Lismore, Co. KerryG.2 She died on 11 Dec 1949, at age 67, in Rathgar, 17 Frankfort Avenue, Dublin.3

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths
Relationship:4th great-granddaughter of Richard MEREDITH
Ancestral line:RichardF, RichardE, WilliamD, RichardC, 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. 77, entry for Meredith of Dicksgrove
  2. [S1462] Irish Civil Records of Births, Marriages and Deaths, database: https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
  3. [S669] The Irish Times Pictorial, Saturday, December 24, 1949  p.12Death announcement Marion Elizabeth MeredithDigital archive http://www.irishtimes.com/search/archive.html accessed Dec 2008., - “third daughter...”
Last Edited27 Dec 2016

Maud Catherine MEREDITH1

F, #2838, b. 6 May 1883, d. 25 March 1886

Parents

FatherRichard MEREDITH b. 19 Feb 1841, d. 10 Nov 1912
MotherMary Elizabeth HUGGARD b. ca. 1851, d. 18 Mar 1909

Biography

Maud Catherine MEREDITH was born on 6 May 1883 in Dicksgrove, Farranfore, Co. KerryG.2 She was baptised on 14 May 1883 in Killeentierna Church.3 She died on 25 Mar 1886, at age 2, in Dicksgrove, Co. KerryG.2
Maud Catherine Meredith died young.

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths
Relationship:4th great-granddaughter of Richard MEREDITH
Ancestral line:RichardF, RichardE, WilliamD, RichardC, 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. 77, entry for Meredith of Dicksgrove
  2. [S1462] Irish Civil Records of Births, Marriages and Deaths, database: https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
  3. [S645] Irish Genealogy online database http://www.irishgenealogy.ie
Last Edited26 Jun 2019

Alice Anne MEREDITH1

F, #2839, b. 7 February 1886, d. 18 February 1957

Parents

FatherRichard MEREDITH b. 19 Feb 1841, d. 10 Nov 1912
MotherMary Elizabeth HUGGARD b. ca. 1851, d. 18 Mar 1909

Biography

Alice Anne MEREDITH was born on 7 Feb 1886 in Dicksgrove, Farranfore, Co. KerryG.2 She died on 18 Feb 1957, at age 71, in 17 Frankfort avenue, RathgarG.3 She was buried on 20 Feb 1957 in Church of the Three Patrons, RathgarG.3

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths
Relationship:4th great-granddaughter of Richard MEREDITH
Ancestral line:RichardF, RichardE, WilliamD, RichardC, 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. 77, entry for Meredith of Dicksgrove
  2. [S1462] Irish Civil Records of Births, Marriages and Deaths, database: https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
  3. [S670] Death announcement: Meredith, Alice Ann, The Irish Times, Feb 20, 1957; pg8“...daughter of the late Richard and Mary Elizabeth Meredith, late of Dicks Grove, Farranfore, CoKerryDeeply regretted by her sorrowing sisters and brothers..”
Last Edited27 Dec 2016

Wilfred B. MEREDITH1

M, #2840, b. 11 November 1895, d. after 1950

Parents

FatherRichard MEREDITH b. 19 Feb 1841, d. 10 Nov 1912
MotherMary Elizabeth HUGGARD b. ca. 1851, d. 18 Mar 1909

Biography

Wilfred B. MEREDITH was born on 11 Nov 1895 in Dicksgrove, Farranfore, Co. KerryG.2 He was baptised in Ballymacelligott Church of Ireland.3 He died aft. 1950.
Wilfred B. Meredith was recorded as a pupil in a boarding school in Lismore in the 1911 census.. He was recorded on a passenger list arriving on 21 Dec 1924 at Liverpool, and described as a Bank Official, last residence being Nigeria. He appeared subsequently on incoming passenger lists on several occasions up to 1950.4

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths
Relationship:4th great-grandson of Richard MEREDITH
Ancestral line:RichardF, RichardE, WilliamD, RichardC, 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. 77, entry for Meredith of Dicksgrove
  2. [S1462] Irish Civil Records of Births, Marriages and Deaths, database: https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
  3. [S645] Irish Genealogy online database http://www.irishgenealogy.ie
  4. [S653] 1911 Census of Ireland, The National Archives of Ireland, online database http://www.census.nationalarchives.ie
Last Edited10 Jun 2021

Anne JOHNSON

F, #2841

Biography

Anne JOHNSON and Sir Richard HARTE were married.
Anne was the daughter and heir of William Johnson of Flemingstown.
For further information see the citations below.1

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths
Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [S671] John O'Hart, Irish Pedigrees: or, The origin and stem of the Irish nation (1892) Google Books online http://books.google.com/ accessed Dec 2008
Last Edited28 Dec 2008

William Johnson HARTE

M, #2842, d. 1814

Parents

Biography

William Johnson HARTE and Marion MAHONY were married in 1796. He died in 1814.
For further information see the citations below.1

Connections

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

Citations

  1. [S671] John O'Hart, Irish Pedigrees: or, The origin and stem of the Irish nation (1892) Google Books online http://books.google.com/ accessed Dec 2008
Last Edited28 Dec 2008

Marion MAHONY1,2

F, #2845

Parents

Biography

Marion MAHONY and William Johnson HARTE were married in 1796.

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths
Relationship:Great-granddaughter of Richard MEREDITH
Ancestral line:Margaret MEREDITHC, 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.452, footnote to Mahony of Kilmorna
  2. [S671] John O'Hart, Irish Pedigrees: or, The origin and stem of the Irish nation (1892) Google Books online http://books.google.com/ accessed Dec 2008
Last Edited28 Dec 2008

Lucinda COOTE

F, #2849

Parents

Biography

Lucinda COOTE and Robert HOMAN were married in 1799.1
For further information see the citations below.2

Child with Robert HOMAN

SonEyre Coote HOMAN b. ca. 1820, d. 1877

Connections

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

Citations

  1. [S1476] Coote Family tree; http://members.webone.com.au/~nickred/trees/coote.PDF
  2. [S672] Irish Chancery Reports 1850-52, Vol I, pp106-117(Dublin: Hodges & Smith, 1852)Google Books online http://books.google.com/ accessed Dec 2008
Last Edited28 Dec 2008

Robert HOMAN1

M, #2850

Biography

Robert HOMAN and Lucinda COOTE were married in 1799.2

Child with Lucinda COOTE

SonEyre Coote HOMAN b. ca. 1820, d. 1877

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths
Relationship:Partner of Lucinda COOTE (great-granddaughter of Richard MEREDITH)
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. [S1476] Coote Family tree; http://members.webone.com.au/~nickred/trees/coote.PDF
Last Edited28 Dec 2008