The Irish Merediths

Meredith families who settled in Ireland and their descendants

Person Page 16

Sir George COLLEY1

M, #378

Biography

Sir George Colley lived at Edenderry.

Connections

Family Line:Bishop Richard Meredith
Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [S45] Genealogical Office Manuscript no. 173, Pedigrees, Vols I - XXVII, LDS mf 0100125, p. 230
Last Edited9 Aug 2010

Stephen RICE1

M, #379, b. 4 January 1727, d. 25 March 1755

Biography

Stephen RICE was born on 4 Jan 1727. He and Charity BORROWES were married on 16 Oct 1749 in St Anne’s Church, DublinG.1 He died on 25 Mar 1755, at age 28.

Child with Charity BORROWES

SonStephen RICE b. 1751, d. 1790

Connections

Family Line:Bishop Richard Meredith
Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [S1998] Stephen Rice (1727-1755), Wikitree: Ed. John Falvey; https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Rice-15484
Last Edited9 Mar 2020

Charity BORROWES1

F, #380

Biography

Charity BORROWES and Stephen RICE were married on 16 Oct 1749 in St Anne’s Church, DublinG.1

Child with Stephen RICE b. 4 Jan 1727, d. 25 Mar 1755

SonStephen RICE b. 1751, d. 1790

Connections

Family Line:Bishop Richard Meredith
Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [S1998] Stephen Rice (1727-1755), Wikitree: Ed. John Falvey; https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Rice-15484
Last Edited9 Mar 2020

Richard Fitzgerald ANSTER1

M, #381, b. about 1767, d. 20 April 1807

Biography

Richard Fitzgerald ANSTER was born ca. 1767. He and -?- were married. He and Mary Anne Matilda MEREDITH were married on 10 Jan 1801 in Calcutta Fort William, Bengal, IndiaG.1,2,3 He died on 20 Apr 1807 in Bengal, IndiaG.4,5
An item in the Reynold’s Newspaper of 1897 entitled “Missing Heirs and Kindred” refers to Richard Fitzgerald Anster as having gone to India in 1788, and refers to his children John Jervis, Eliza Frances and Henrietta Lavina.

It is not known who was the mother of Richard Fitzgerald Anster’s two children who were baptised in 1793. The record of his marriage in 1801 does not say whether he was a bachelor or widower, simple “Esq.”

An East India Register and Directory from 1805 records Richard Anster as the assistant to the sub-treasurer.

He died at the age of 40.5

Children with -?-

SonHarold Fitzgerald ANSTER b. 2 Jun 1790
DaughterHenrietta Eliza Fitzgerald ANSTER b. 7 Aug 1792

Children with Mary Anne Matilda MEREDITH b. 1779, d. 2 Sep 1824

DaughterFrances Sophia Elia ANSTER b. 24 Nov 1801
DaughterEliza Frances ANSTER b. ca. 1802, d. 1869
SonRichard Henry St. George ANSTER b. ca. Apr 1804, d. 2 Feb 1807
SonJohn Jervis ANSTER b. ca. 1805, d. 25 Sep 1850
DaughterHenrietta Lavinia ANSTER b. 11 Apr 1805, d. 14 Nov 1858

Connections

Family Line:Bishop Richard Meredith
Relationship:Partner of Mary Anne Matilda MEREDITH (4th great-granddaughter of Richard (Bishop of Leighlin) MEREDITH)
Appears on:Bishop Richard Meredith Box chart
Bishop Richard Meredith indented chart
Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [S48] Genealogical Office Manuscript no. 112, p89, Baronet's Pedigrees - Brooke, LDS film no.0100187
  2. [S328] Marriage announcement: Anster - Meredyth; The Morning Post and Gazetteer (London, England), Thursday, August 20, 1801; Issue 10240
  3. [S1637] British India Office marriages; findmypast.co.uk, online database
  4. [S113] Families In British India Society, online datbase http://www.fibis.org/
  5. [S1636] British India Office deaths & burials; findmypast.co.uk, online database
Last Edited17 Jan 2017

John CANNING1

M, #382, d. 1 September 1824

Biography

John CANNING and Mary Anne Matilda MEREDITH were married on 11 Sep 1807 in Bengal, IndiaG.2,1 He died on 1 Sep 1824.3
John Canning was a Major in the Native Bengal Infantry.

Children with Mary Anne Matilda MEREDITH b. 1779, d. 2 Sep 1824

DaughterJulia Matilda CANNING d. 9 May 1866
DaughterEliza Minto CANNING b. 1 Feb 1810, d. 11 Feb 1865

Connections

Family Line:Bishop Richard Meredith
Relationship:Partner of Mary Anne Matilda MEREDITH (4th great-granddaughter of Richard (Bishop of Leighlin) MEREDITH)
Appears on:Bishop Richard Meredith Box chart
Bishop Richard Meredith indented chart
Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [S113] Families In British India Society, online datbase http://www.fibis.org/
  2. [S48] Genealogical Office Manuscript no. 112, p89, Baronet's Pedigrees - Brooke, LDS film no.0100187
  3. [S149] Sir Bernard Burke, A Genealogical and Heraldic Dictionary of the Landed Gentry of Great Britain and Ireland Part II, Url: http://www.google.co.uk/books, Edition: 4th Edition (London: Harrison 1863)
Last Edited4 Aug 2010

Ellen (Nellie) MEREDYTH1

F, #383, b. 23 July 1864

Parents

FatherGeorge Augustus Jarvis MEREDYTH b. ca. 1832, d. 16 May 1907
MotherEllen LAMPTON b. ca. 1832, d. 5 Aug 1903

Biography

Ellen (Nellie) MEREDYTH was born on 23 Jul 1864.2 She and Frederick Marcus NIGHTINGALE were married on 9 Jan 1889 in Chalmer’s Manse, Tasmania, Australia.2,3

Child with Frederick Marcus NIGHTINGALE

DaughterOlive Vera NIGHTINGALE b. ca. 1892, d. 1956

Connections

Family Line:Bishop Richard Meredith
Relationship:6th great-granddaughter of Richard (Bishop of Leighlin) MEREDITH
Ancestral line:GeorgeH, CharlesG, BarryF, Joshua MEREDITHE, RichardD, RobertC, RobertB, RichardA
Appears on:Bishop Richard Meredith Box chart
Bishop Richard Meredith indented chart
Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [S166] Private communication: Denise Meredyth
  2. [S69] IGI - International Genealogical Index; https://familysearch.org/search/collection/igi
  3. [S189] The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842-1954), Monday 6 April 1931 , p6; Australian Newspapers online database http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/home
Last Edited24 Jul 2010

Frederick Marcus NIGHTINGALE1

M, #384

Biography

Frederick Marcus NIGHTINGALE and Ellen (Nellie) MEREDYTH were married on 9 Jan 1889 in Chalmer’s Manse, Tasmania, Australia.1,2
Frederick Marcus Nightingale was the second son of James Nightingale of Hokitika, New Zealand.2

Child with Ellen (Nellie) MEREDYTH b. 23 Jul 1864

DaughterOlive Vera NIGHTINGALE b. ca. 1892, d. 1956

Connections

Family Line:Bishop Richard Meredith
Relationship:Partner of Ellen (Nellie) MEREDYTH (6th great-granddaughter of Richard (Bishop of Leighlin) MEREDITH)
Appears on:Bishop Richard Meredith Box chart
Bishop Richard Meredith indented chart
Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [S69] IGI - International Genealogical Index; https://familysearch.org/search/collection/igi
  2. [S189] The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842-1954), Monday 6 April 1931 , p6; Australian Newspapers online database http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/home
Last Edited24 Jul 2010

Annetta MEREDYTH1

F, #385, b. 7 November 1860

Parents

FatherGeorge Augustus Jarvis MEREDYTH b. ca. 1832, d. 16 May 1907
MotherEllen LAMPTON b. ca. 1832, d. 5 Aug 1903

Biography

Annetta MEREDYTH was born on 7 Nov 1860.1 She and John CRISP were married on 24 May 1885.1

Child with John CRISP

SonReginald Jack CRISP b. 1 Jul 1886, d. 30 May 1932

Connections

Family Line:Bishop Richard Meredith
Relationship:6th great-granddaughter of Richard (Bishop of Leighlin) MEREDITH
Ancestral line:GeorgeH, CharlesG, BarryF, Joshua MEREDITHE, RichardD, RobertC, RobertB, RichardA
Appears on:Bishop Richard Meredith Box chart
Bishop Richard Meredith indented chart
Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [S166] Private communication: Denise Meredyth
Last Edited24 Jul 2010

John CRISP1

M, #386

Biography

John CRISP and Annetta MEREDYTH were married on 24 May 1885.1

Child with Annetta MEREDYTH b. 7 Nov 1860

SonReginald Jack CRISP b. 1 Jul 1886, d. 30 May 1932

Connections

Family Line:Bishop Richard Meredith
Relationship:Partner of Annetta MEREDYTH (6th great-granddaughter of Richard (Bishop of Leighlin) MEREDITH)
Appears on:Bishop Richard Meredith Box chart
Bishop Richard Meredith indented chart
Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [S166] Private communication: Denise Meredyth
Last Edited26 Jan 2007

Maria MEREDYTH1

F, #387, b. 27 March 1855

Parents

FatherGeorge Augustus Jarvis MEREDYTH b. ca. 1832, d. 16 May 1907
MotherEllen LAMPTON b. ca. 1832, d. 5 Aug 1903

Biography

Maria MEREDYTH was born on 27 Mar 1855.1 She and Capt. Jeremiah William JONES were married on 14 Feb 1878 in The Parsonage, Hobart.2
Maria Meredyth was the eldest daughter of G. Meredyth and granddaughter of Major Charles Burton Meredyth of the Royal Marines.2

Child with Capt. Jeremiah William JONES b. ca. 1845, d. 1923

DaughterElsie Beryl JONES b. 29 Oct 1878, d. 12 Aug 1946

Connections

Family Line:Bishop Richard Meredith
Relationship:6th great-granddaughter of Richard (Bishop of Leighlin) MEREDITH
Ancestral line:GeorgeH, CharlesG, BarryF, Joshua MEREDITHE, RichardD, RobertC, RobertB, RichardA
Appears on:Bishop Richard Meredith Box chart
Bishop Richard Meredith indented chart
Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [S166] Private communication: Denise Meredyth
  2. [S189] The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842-1954), Monday 6 April 1931 , p6; Australian Newspapers online database http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/home
Last Edited24 Jul 2010

Capt. Jeremiah William JONES1,2,3

M, #388, b. about 1845, d. 1923

Biography

Capt. Jeremiah William JONES was born ca. 1845. He and Maria MEREDYTH were married on 14 Feb 1878 in The Parsonage, Hobart.2 He died in 1923 in Pyrmont, New South Wales, Australia.4
He was the eldest son of John and Ann Jones of Vron Cyslltte, Llangollen, N. Wales. He was a Boiler Maker aged 30 at the time of his marriage to Maria Meredyth in 1875. By 1900 he was the owner of a tug named ‘Esther’.2

Child with Maria MEREDYTH b. 27 Mar 1855

DaughterElsie Beryl JONES b. 29 Oct 1878, d. 12 Aug 1946

Connections

Family Line:Bishop Richard Meredith
Relationship:Partner of Maria MEREDYTH (6th great-granddaughter of Richard (Bishop of Leighlin) MEREDITH)
Appears on:Bishop Richard Meredith Box chart
Bishop Richard Meredith indented chart
Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [S166] Private communication: Denise Meredyth
  2. [S189] The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842-1954), Monday 6 April 1931 , p6; Australian Newspapers online database http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/home
  3. [S193] Australia Marriage Index, 1788-1949. Ancestry.com [database on-line].
  4. [S689] Australia Death Index, 1787-1985. Ancestry.com [database on-line].
Last Edited24 May 2020

Joseph Augustus MEREDYTH1

M, #389, b. 3 August 1862, d. before November 1893

Parents

FatherGeorge Augustus Jarvis MEREDYTH b. ca. 1832, d. 16 May 1907
MotherEllen LAMPTON b. ca. 1832, d. 5 Aug 1903

Biography

Joseph Augustus MEREDYTH was born on 3 Aug 1862.2 He and Rosina SELF were married on 12 May 1886.2,1,3 He died bef. Nov 1893 in Portland, TasmaniaG.4,5

Children with Rosina SELF b. 26 Nov 1862, d. 1950

SonVivian Roy MEREDYTH b. 26 Feb 1887, d. 1949
SonBernard Carlyle MEREDYTH b. 28 Aug 1888, d. 19 Nov 1898
SonAndre Laurie MEREDYTH b. 7 Jun 1890, d. 29 Jan 1891
DaughterAileen Estelle MEREDYTH b. 2 Jun 1891
SonJoseph Augustus MEREDYTH b. 18 Mar 1893, d. 10 Nov 1893

Connections

Family Line:Bishop Richard Meredith
Relationship:6th great-grandson of Richard (Bishop of Leighlin) MEREDITH
Ancestral line:GeorgeH, CharlesG, BarryF, Joshua MEREDITHE, RichardD, RobertC, RobertB, RichardA
Appears on:Bishop Richard Meredith Box chart
Bishop Richard Meredith indented chart
Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [S166] Private communication: Denise Meredyth
  2. [S69] IGI - International Genealogical Index; https://familysearch.org/search/collection/igi
  3. [S195] Jenny Self, Descendants of John Self, Url: http://www.jennyself.com/Family_History_web_stuff/self/pafg03.htm, this source gives date of marriage
  4. [S194] Colonial Tasmanian family links database, http://portal.archives.tas.gov.au/menu.aspx?search=8
  5. [S189] The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842-1954), Monday 6 April 1931 , p6; Australian Newspapers online database http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/home
Last Edited24 Jul 2010

Rosina SELF1

F, #390, b. 26 November 1862, d. 1950

Biography

Rosina SELF was born on 26 Nov 1862 in Hobart, Tasmania, AustraliaG.2 She and Joseph Augustus MEREDYTH were married on 12 May 1886.3,1,4 She died in 1950, at age ~88.5 She was buried in 1950 in Catholic Cemetery, BotanyG.5

Children with Joseph Augustus MEREDYTH b. 3 Aug 1862, d. bef. Nov 1893

SonVivian Roy MEREDYTH b. 26 Feb 1887, d. 1949
SonBernard Carlyle MEREDYTH b. 28 Aug 1888, d. 19 Nov 1898
SonAndre Laurie MEREDYTH b. 7 Jun 1890, d. 29 Jan 1891
DaughterAileen Estelle MEREDYTH b. 2 Jun 1891
SonJoseph Augustus MEREDYTH b. 18 Mar 1893, d. 10 Nov 1893

Connections

Family Line:Bishop Richard Meredith
Relationship:Partner of Joseph Augustus MEREDYTH (6th great-grandson of Richard (Bishop of Leighlin) MEREDITH)
Appears on:Bishop Richard Meredith Box chart
Bishop Richard Meredith indented chart
Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [S166] Private communication: Denise Meredyth
  2. [S195] Jenny Self, Descendants of John Self, Url: http://www.jennyself.com/Family_History_web_stuff/self/pafg03.htm
  3. [S69] IGI - International Genealogical Index; https://familysearch.org/search/collection/igi
  4. [S195] Jenny Self, Descendants of John Self, Url: http://www.jennyself.com/Family_History_web_stuff/self/pafg03.htm, this source gives date of marriage
  5. [S196] The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842-1954), -Friday 24 February 1950, page 20 ; Australian Newspapers online database http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article27582959
Last Edited25 Jul 2010

Vivian Roy MEREDYTH1

M, #391, b. 26 February 1887, d. 1949

Parents

FatherJoseph Augustus MEREDYTH b. 3 Aug 1862, d. bef. Nov 1893
MotherRosina SELF b. 26 Nov 1862, d. 1950

Biography

Vivian Roy MEREDYTH was born on 26 Feb 1887.1,2 He was baptised on 27 Mar 1887 in Chalmers Free Church, Hobart, Tasmania.3 He died in 1949, at age ~62, in Redfern Registration District, New South Wales.4
Vivian Roy Meredyth worked for the British New Guinea Development Co. Ltd. between 1912 and 1920. He was a Plantation Manager on Gadaisu Plantation in Milne Bay Province (Papua), and is believed to have been transferred from there to Baubauguina Plantation in Cloudy Bay, Papua. He was recorded as travelling back from Port Morseby with his two sons on the ship Marsina, arriving in Sydney on the 10 Jan 1920.5,6

Children with Lauma b. bef. 1900

SonBarry Roy MEREDYTH b. 3 Jun 1914, d. 7 May 1990
SonBei Vivian MEREDYTH b. 9 Jun 1916, d. 10 Jan 1970
DaughterNora MEREDYTH b. ca. 1917, d. Aug 2004

Connections

Family Line:Bishop Richard Meredith
Relationship:7th great-grandson of Richard (Bishop of Leighlin) MEREDITH
Ancestral line:JosephI, GeorgeH, CharlesG, BarryF, Joshua MEREDITHE, RichardD, RobertC, RobertB, RichardA
Appears on:Bishop Richard Meredith Box chart
Bishop Richard Meredith indented chart
Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [S166] Private communication: Denise Meredyth
  2. [S195] Jenny Self, Descendants of John Self, Url: http://www.jennyself.com/Family_History_web_stuff/self/pafg03.htm
  3. [S69] IGI - International Genealogical Index; https://familysearch.org/search/collection/igi
  4. [S188] New South Wales Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages, Url: http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm
  5. [S197] Private communication from Pam Penrose
  6. [S198] New South Wales, Australia, Unassisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1826- 1922. Ancestry.com [database on-line].
Last Edited8 Aug 2010

Julia Almira MEREDYTH1

F, #392, b. 1857, d. 1881

Parents

FatherGeorge Augustus Jarvis MEREDYTH b. ca. 1832, d. 16 May 1907
MotherEllen LAMPTON b. ca. 1832, d. 5 Aug 1903

Biography

Julia Almira MEREDYTH was born in 1857.1 She died in 1881, at age ~24.1

Connections

Family Line:Bishop Richard Meredith
Relationship:6th great-granddaughter of Richard (Bishop of Leighlin) MEREDITH
Ancestral line:GeorgeH, CharlesG, BarryF, Joshua MEREDITHE, RichardD, RobertC, RobertB, RichardA
Appears on:Bishop Richard Meredith Box chart
Bishop Richard Meredith indented chart
Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [S166] Private communication: Denise Meredyth
Last Edited24 Jul 2010

Bernard Carlyle MEREDYTH1

M, #393, b. 28 August 1888, d. 19 November 1898

Parents

FatherJoseph Augustus MEREDYTH b. 3 Aug 1862, d. bef. Nov 1893
MotherRosina SELF b. 26 Nov 1862, d. 1950

Biography

Bernard Carlyle MEREDYTH was born on 28 Aug 1888 in Hobart, Tasmania, AustraliaG.1 He died on 19 Nov 1898, at age 10, in Hobart, Tasmania, AustraliaG.2,3

Connections

Family Line:Bishop Richard Meredith
Relationship:7th great-grandson of Richard (Bishop of Leighlin) MEREDITH
Ancestral line:JosephI, GeorgeH, CharlesG, BarryF, Joshua MEREDITHE, RichardD, RobertC, RobertB, RichardA
Appears on:Bishop Richard Meredith Box chart
Bishop Richard Meredith indented chart
Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [S195] Jenny Self, Descendants of John Self, Url: http://www.jennyself.com/Family_History_web_stuff/self/pafg03.htm
  2. [S194] Colonial Tasmanian family links database, http://portal.archives.tas.gov.au/menu.aspx?search=8
  3. [S189] The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842-1954), Monday 6 April 1931 , p6; Australian Newspapers online database http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/home
Last Edited24 Jul 2010

Andre Laurie MEREDYTH1

M, #394, b. 7 June 1890, d. 29 January 1891

Parents

FatherJoseph Augustus MEREDYTH b. 3 Aug 1862, d. bef. Nov 1893
MotherRosina SELF b. 26 Nov 1862, d. 1950

Biography

Andre Laurie MEREDYTH was born on 7 Jun 1890 in Hobart, Tasmania, AustraliaG.1 He died on 29 Jan 1891, at age 0.1

Connections

Family Line:Bishop Richard Meredith
Relationship:7th great-grandson of Richard (Bishop of Leighlin) MEREDITH
Ancestral line:JosephI, GeorgeH, CharlesG, BarryF, Joshua MEREDITHE, RichardD, RobertC, RobertB, RichardA
Appears on:Bishop Richard Meredith Box chart
Bishop Richard Meredith indented chart
Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [S195] Jenny Self, Descendants of John Self, Url: http://www.jennyself.com/Family_History_web_stuff/self/pafg03.htm
Last Edited24 Jul 2010

Aileen Estelle MEREDYTH1

F, #395, b. 2 June 1891

Parents

FatherJoseph Augustus MEREDYTH b. 3 Aug 1862, d. bef. Nov 1893
MotherRosina SELF b. 26 Nov 1862, d. 1950

Biography

Aileen Estelle MEREDYTH was born on 2 Jun 1891 in Hobart, Tasmania, AustraliaG.1 She and -?- AITKEN were married.
Aileen Aitken nee Meredyth was living at 36 Willis St., Kingsford, at the time of her mother’s funeral.2

Connections

Family Line:Bishop Richard Meredith
Relationship:7th great-granddaughter of Richard (Bishop of Leighlin) MEREDITH
Ancestral line:JosephI, GeorgeH, CharlesG, BarryF, Joshua MEREDITHE, RichardD, RobertC, RobertB, RichardA
Appears on:Bishop Richard Meredith Box chart
Bishop Richard Meredith indented chart
Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [S195] Jenny Self, Descendants of John Self, Url: http://www.jennyself.com/Family_History_web_stuff/self/pafg03.htm
  2. [S196] The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842-1954), -Friday 24 February 1950, page 20 ; Australian Newspapers online database http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article27582959
Last Edited25 Jul 2010

Joseph Augustus MEREDYTH1

M, #396, b. 18 March 1893, d. 10 November 1893

Parents

FatherJoseph Augustus MEREDYTH b. 3 Aug 1862, d. bef. Nov 1893
MotherRosina SELF b. 26 Nov 1862, d. 1950

Biography

Joseph Augustus MEREDYTH was born on 18 Mar 1893.1 He died on 10 Nov 1893, at age 0, in 90 Patrick Street.2

Connections

Family Line:Bishop Richard Meredith
Relationship:7th great-grandson of Richard (Bishop of Leighlin) MEREDITH
Ancestral line:JosephI, GeorgeH, CharlesG, BarryF, Joshua MEREDITHE, RichardD, RobertC, RobertB, RichardA
Appears on:Bishop Richard Meredith Box chart
Bishop Richard Meredith indented chart
Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [S195] Jenny Self, Descendants of John Self, Url: http://www.jennyself.com/Family_History_web_stuff/self/pafg03.htm
  2. [S189] The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842-1954), Monday 6 April 1931 , p6; Australian Newspapers online database http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/home
Last Edited24 Jul 2010

Anna-Maria HUGHES1

F, #397

Biography

Anna-Maria HUGHES and Robert WALLER were married.

Child with Robert WALLER b. 1672, d. 1731

DaughterMary WALLER b. bef. 1716, d. ca. 1792

Connections

Family Line:Bishop Richard Meredith
Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [S118] John Debrett, The Peerage of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland Vol II, Url: http://www.google.co.uk/books, Edition: 13th Edition, 1820, p. 1597
Last Edited11 Feb 2007

Edith Sophia SOMERVILLE1

F, #398, b. 19 October 1863, d. 27 April 1867

Parents

FatherWilliam Meredyth SOMERVILLE, 1st Baron Athlumney b. 1802, d. 7 Dec 1873
MotherMaria Georgiana Elizabeth JONES b. 24 Jun 1831, d. 6 Jan 1899

Biography

Edith Sophia SOMERVILLE was born on 19 Oct 1863 in Somerville, Kentstown, Co. Meath, IrelandG.1,2 She was baptised on 1 Nov 1863.2 She died on 27 Apr 1867, at age 3, in Somerville House, Co. Meath, IrelandG.1,2 She was buried on 1 May 1867.2

Connections

Family Line:Bishop Richard Meredith
Relationship:6th great-granddaughter of Richard (Bishop of Leighlin) MEREDITH
Ancestral line:WilliamH, Mary Anne MEREDITHG, MaryF, ArthurE, ThomasD, ArthurC, ThomasB, RichardA
Appears on:Bishop Richard Meredith Box chart
Bishop Richard Meredith indented chart
Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [S202] Sylvanus Urban, The Gentleman's Magazine 1867
  2. [S69] IGI - International Genealogical Index; https://familysearch.org/search/collection/igi
Last Edited23 Feb 2008

James Richard SOMERVILLE1

M, #399, b. 1804, d. 5 April 1869

Parents

FatherSir Marcus SOMERVILLE, 4th Bart b. 1772, d. 11 Jul 1831
MotherMary Anne MEREDITH b. ca. 1778, d. 19 Sep 1821

Biography

James Richard SOMERVILLE was born in 1804.2 He and Anna Maria TORRENS were married on 22 Jan 1835 in Balcaskie House, Dalgety Parish, Fife, Scotland.3 He died on 5 Apr 1869, at age ~65, in Eccles Street, Dublin, IrelandG.4,5
He was enumerated in the 1851 census at 10 Raby Place, Bathwick, Bath, Somerset, England, and described as an Annuitant. In the 1861 census, he was enumerated at 18 St James Square, Walcot, Bath, Somerset, England, and described as a Captain in the Army (Retired).6,7

Children with Anna Maria TORRENS b. bef. 1818

SonWilliam Meredyth SOMERVILLE b. 8 Nov 1835, d. 3 Sep 1855
SonHenry John Torrens SOMERVILLE b. 21 Apr 1837, d. 23 Oct 1850
DaughterMary Anne Emily SOMERVILLE b. ca. 1839, d. 14 Sep 1871
SonMarcus SOMERVILLE b. 8 Dec 1842, d. 13 Mar 1846
DaughterAnna Maria SOMERVILLE b. 1848
DaughterFrancis SOMERVILLE b. 1850
DaughterHenrietta Sarah SOMERVILLE b. 1855

Connections

Family Line:Bishop Richard Meredith
Relationship:5th great-grandson of Richard (Bishop of Leighlin) MEREDITH
Ancestral line:Mary Anne MEREDITHG, MaryF, ArthurE, ThomasD, ArthurC, ThomasB, RichardA
Appears on:Bishop Richard Meredith Box chart
Bishop Richard Meredith indented chart
Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [S203] R Broun, The baronetage for 1844: Being a genealogical account of the families forming the sixth degree of dignity hereditary or high nobility in the British empire by R Broun, Url: http://www.google.co.uk/books, Edition: 1844
  2. [S205] OneWorldTree, Url: http://www.. Ancestry.co.uk/search/rectype/trees/owt/
  3. [S333] Fife Family History Society, Pittenweem (StJohn's) Episcopal Baptisms, Marriages & Deaths 1799-1854, Url: http://www.fifefhs.org/Records/pweemepiscopal.htm
  4. [S204] Larry J Schaaf, The Correspondence of William Henry Fox Talbot, Url: http://foxtalbot.dmu.ac.uk/letters/transcriptName.php?bcode=Talb-CR&pageNumber=4&pageTotal=68&referringPage=0, the James Robert Somerville mentioned here is assumed to be the son of Sir Marcus Somerville
  5. [S205] OneWorldTree, Url: http://www.. Ancestry.co.uk/search/rectype/trees/owt/, entry for James Richard Somerville gives date and place of birth
  6. [S206] 1851 England Census. Ancestry.com [database on-line]
  7. [S207] 1861 England Census. Ancestry.com. [database on-line], Original data: Census Returns of England and Wales, 1881Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO), 1881
Last Edited20 Oct 2010

Anna Maria TORRENS1,2

F, #400, b. before 1818

Parents

FatherSir Henry TORRENS b. 1779, d. 23 Aug 1828
MotherSarah PATTON b. ca. 1781, d. 1863

Biography

Anna Maria TORRENS was born bef. 1818. She and James Richard SOMERVILLE were married on 22 Jan 1835 in Balcaskie House, Dalgety Parish, Fife, Scotland.3
She was enumerated in the 1851 census in the household of Frederic Torrens aged 37, a Stock & Shares Broker (likely to have been her brother) at 14 Norfolk Street, Westminster, London, England, and described as a visitor.4

Children with James Richard SOMERVILLE b. 1804, d. 5 Apr 1869

SonWilliam Meredyth SOMERVILLE b. 8 Nov 1835, d. 3 Sep 1855
SonHenry John Torrens SOMERVILLE b. 21 Apr 1837, d. 23 Oct 1850
DaughterMary Anne Emily SOMERVILLE b. ca. 1839, d. 14 Sep 1871
SonMarcus SOMERVILLE b. 8 Dec 1842, d. 13 Mar 1846
DaughterAnna Maria SOMERVILLE b. 1848
DaughterFrancis SOMERVILLE b. 1850
DaughterHenrietta Sarah SOMERVILLE b. 1855

Connections

Family Line:Bishop Richard Meredith
Relationship:Partner of James Richard SOMERVILLE (5th great-grandson of Richard (Bishop of Leighlin) MEREDITH)
Appears on:Bishop Richard Meredith Box chart
Bishop Richard Meredith indented chart
Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [S208] Sylvanus Urban, The Gentleman's Magazine 1855, Url: http://www.google.co.uk/books, Edition: London: 1855
  2. [S209] Edward Walford, Hardwicke's Annual Biography for 1856, Url: http://www.google.co.uk/books, Edition: London: 1856
  3. [S333] Fife Family History Society, Pittenweem (StJohn's) Episcopal Baptisms, Marriages & Deaths 1799-1854, Url: http://www.fifefhs.org/Records/pweemepiscopal.htm
  4. [S206] 1851 England Census. Ancestry.com [database on-line]
Last Edited20 Oct 2010