Humphrys genealogy

Genealogy research by Mark Humphrys.

My ancestors - Blennerhassett - Contents



Castletown Conyers, Co.Limerick, on 1829 to 1842 map.
Near the Co.Cork border. Between Newcastle West, Co.Limerick, and Charleville, Co.Cork.
See modern map and street view of entrance.

Rev. Edward Conyers,
Edward Fitzgerald Conyers, born 1789,
of Castletown Conyers, Co.Limerick.
See thepeerage.
See entry in tree by Brian Conyers.
He was Rector of Knockane (the church at Churchtown), near Killarney, Co.Kerry.
See [Ardfert and Aghadoe Clergy, p.141].
Listed as Rector of Knockane at mar. Also listed as of Killarney.
He mar 1822 to Catherine Blennerhassett [born 7 July 1791, descendant of Edward III].
They lived at Knockane Glebe.
Living Knockane Glebe when Catherine's brother William Blennerhassett died 1835.
Rev. Edward's father died 1837. His older brother Charles inherited Castletown Conyers, but died 1854 without heir.
Rev. Edward's family inherited Castletown Conyers.
He died 1856.
Catherine died 1869.
They had issue:

  1. Rev. Charles Conyers,
    born 1823,
    of Castletown Conyers, Co.Limerick.

  2. Capt. Robert Rowland Conyers,
    born 1826.

  3. James Grady Fitzgerald Conyers, born 1831,
    mar 1859 to Helen Mary Walker,
    had issue:

    1. Edward Fitzgerald Conyers,
      mar Alice Vesey Brown,
      he died 1947.

    2. Francis Grady Conyers, died 1933.
    3. Charles Augustine Conyers, died 1925.

Glebe House, NE of Churchtown House, Co.Kerry, a bit E of Knockane Church.
From 1829 to 1842 map.
See modern satellite view.
See street view of entrance.



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