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Inscription on tomb of 1st Earl of Cork, Youghal.
Mentions his parents and his family origin in Herefordshire.
Photo 2019. See full size.

Lewis Boyle,
of Bidney, Dilwyn, Herefordshire,
and of Hereford,
fl temp Henry VI (1422-61),
founded a friary in Hereford,
mar Elizabeth Russell [dau of William Russell, or Russel, of Hereford],
had issue:

Roger Boyle,
of Canterbury,
mar Jane Patishall [dau of Thomas Patishall, or Pattishull, of Hereford],
had issue:

  1. Roger Boyle,
    mar Joan Naylor,
    had issue:

    1. Richard Boyle, 1st Earl of Cork,
      born at Canterbury, 1566.

  2. Michael Boyle,
    merchant, of London,
    mar Jane Peacock [dau of William Peacock, merchant, of London, by his wife Margery Hewson],
    had issue:

    1. Jane Boyle,
      mar Thomas Caldwell and had issue.

    2. Richard Boyle, Archbishop of Tuam, born c.1574.
      Ancestor of Duke of Wellington and of Elizabeth II.


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