"Nell's heart was broken and she became very ill."
She refused all offers of marriage.
Then Patrick Pigott, a widower with young children, asked Nell to marry him. She was pressed to agree to this by her family. She was terribly sad, felt that he was so much older than she was and love did not enter into this at all. On the way home from the market she met him and he persuaded her to accept him.
mar 29 Nov 1832 to Patrick Pigott [born 1788]
and had issue.
[PAT/2, p.21] said "They were married in her father's house on the night of the terrible storm in 1844".
However the marriage is found in [St John's, Limerick] in 1832.
They mar at [St John's, Limerick]. He was age 44, she was age 24. They are listed as "Patrick Pigott" and "Ellen Ebriel".
The mar was wit by "John Ebriel" and "Jno Lacy" (abbreviation for "John Lacy").
Please donate to support this site.
I have spent a great deal of time and money on this research.
Research involves travel and many expenses.
Some research "things to do"
are not done for years, because I do not have the money to do them.
Please Donate Here to support the ongoing research and to keep this website free.