Henry Blennerhassett, of Annaghgarry, Co.Kerry
- Sources yet to be consulted:
- Deed of 1708.
Property at Gortnaskarry.
2 131 332.
Dorcas, widow of Henry Blennerhassett of Annaghgarry,
[Deed of Nov 1728]
It is more clearly written as Annaghgarry later in the deed.
born est c.1675.
Descendant of Edward III
of Annaghgarry, near Killorglin, Co.Kerry.
Also called Henry of Gortmasherry, Co.Kerry.
He mar pre-1701 to Dorcas Crumpe.
Killarney or Gortmasherry or Annaghgarry?
says that Henry's son Arthur was born 1701 at
Henry is meant to be of
but this place is unidentified.
It seems to first appear
in [Burkes Irish, 1976]
It is unclear what the source is.
Gortmasherry seems to have no existence apart from with Blennerhassett.
Henry's grandson Arthur
is listed in 1772 as of Gortnaskarry
, parish of Knockane,
Could "Gortmasherry" be a mis-reading of that?
In contemporary records,
Henry is listed
as of Annaghgarry
[Deed of Nov 1728]
after his death.
Henry died before 1728.
He was bur in the chapel at
Castle Conway, Killorglin, Co.Kerry.
[Deed of Feb 1728] shows Henry has died.
Dorcas is party to
[Deed of Nov 1728].
She is a widow.
Deed is about the family property at Annaghgarry.
Henry is included in the 1732 inscription on the
Blennerhassett tomb at Castle Conway.
Henry and Dorcas
- Dorcas Blennerhassett,
mar John Godfrey and had issue.
- Avis Blennerhassett,
also recorded as Avice
Deed of 1724 and
Deed of 1726
and husband's will 1745,
mar pre-1717 to John Yeilding and had issue.
- Arthur Blennerhassett,
He was educ
Entered 15 June 1719, age 18.
See entry in
Son of Henry Blennerhassett, gentleman.
Arthur converted to Catholicism and settled in France.
of Annaghgarry, Co.Kerry,
also called Robert
of Mount Rivers,
born est c.1705.
- Samuel Blennerhassett,
- Lucy Blennerhassett,
mar John Heaphy and had issue.
of Ballymacprior, Killorglin par, Co.Kerry.
listed as deceased in
[Deed of Feb 1728]
Entry for Henry Blennerhassett in
"Black Jack's Book".
This is from
of [Hickson, 1872].
in the 1840 Eagar transcript of "Black Jack's Book"
in [Ms 4112].
Henry Blennerhassett branch starts on
[Foster's Royal Descents, vol.4, 1886].
Entry for Arthur Blennerhassett in