Richard Francis Blennerhassett,
He mar 1849 to Honoria Ponsonby
[born 1820, descendant of
His father died 12 Apr 1854.
Richard died 1854, age 33 or 34 yrs.
[Bill Jehan] says he died 20 Sept 1854 and NOT 16 Feb 1854.
His will pr 1854. Would be burnt in 1922.
See entry in Irish will index 1854-55. Executor Honoria Blennerhassett. Residence Kells Lodge.
mar 2ndly, 29 Jan 1857, to Dr. James Barry, M.D. [born 1800, son of Philip Barry].
Obituary says he was from Killarney.
They mar in London. See mar cert.
They lived at Villa Nuova, N of Caherciveen (across the bridge), Co.Kerry.
James is described as Landed Proprietor, M.D., J.P., at his death. He is described as J.P. at wife's death.
Obituaries of James Barry say he was Catholic and was a strong supporter of Home Rule.
His stepson Rowland Blennerhassett became a Home Ruler and was elected a Home Rule MP in Feb 1872.
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