Genealogy research by Mark Humphrys.
He mar 27 Jan 1805,
Dromavally church, Killorglin,
to Elizabeth Blennerhassett.
(todo) See Ennis Chronicle, 4 Feb 1805.
(todo) See Cork Morning Chronicle, 4 Feb 1805.
William is party to
[Deed, May 1808]
with his father.
He and his son Frederick are "lives" for the deed.
He is one of the "lives" of [Deed, Nov 1809].
He is party to [Deed, Jan 1816] with his father.
He witnessed [Deed, Feb 1816] and [Deed, May 1817]. Listed as of Blennerville.
Listed at Tralee in [Deed, Apr 1821].
He is party to [Deed, Nov 1827]. Listed as of Blennerville.
He built what is now called "King's House", Blennerville.
He was involved with building of the Tralee Ship Canal in 1830-36 period.
He is listed at Blennerville in Kerry Evening Post, 19 February 1831.
He is listed at Blennerville in Tralee Mercury, July 27, 1831.
He is party to [Deed, Apr 1834]. Listed as of Blennerville.
William Blennerhassett of Blennerville is listed in Record Panel for Spring Assizes, in Kerry Evening Post, February 28, 1835.
He is party to [Deed, June 1836] and [Deed, Oct 1836] and [Deed, Sept 1840]. Listed as of Blennerville.
William dies, 1842:
He died Thur 27 Jan 1842, at his house in Blennerville, age 61 yrs.
See item in Kerry Evening Post, January 29, 1842.
See notice in Kerry Examiner and Munster General Observer, 1 February 1842.
See notice in Freemans Journal, 3 Feb 1842.
(todo) See Gentleman's Magazine, May 1842.
Will proved at Ardfert, think 1842 NOT 1843. Will would be burnt in 1922. See index of Ardfert wills.
See entry in Irish will index 1842-43. Executor Frederick Blennerhassett. Residence Blennerville.
Elizabeth dies, 1857:
She died morning of Sun 20 Dec 1857, at Ballymullen [two options, both on E side of Tralee]. Apparently NOT 21 Dec.
See Kerry Evening Post, Wed 23 Dec 1857, [KCL] RR microfilm.
See notice in Dublin Evening Mail, 28 December 1857.
William and Elizabeth had issue:
This is a large Georgian house.
The first big house on the RHS as you approach Blennerville from the Dingle side (i.e. across the road from Blennerville House).
See satellite image.
See street view.
Map of Blennerville in [Griffiths Valuation].
Plot no.3 is King's House.
3D view from the E.
Shows rear of King's House.
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