Sir Edmund Fitzgerald (see here),
died Jan 1612, at an advanced age.
He died 10 Mar 1612, age 43 yrs [inscription on tomb].
He was bur in Cloyne Cathedral with his father.
Honora remained a devout Catholic like her father.
Her will dated 1628.
[Hayter-Hames, 2016] says she died 1628.
Edmund and Honora had issue:
A report into "Popish Priests" and their patrons in Munster, by Carew.
Filed under papers of 1611, but the following page refers to 1613.
[Hayter-Hames, 2016] says that the devout Catholic "My Lady Onora FitzGerald" refers to Honora, wife of Sir Edmund Fitzgerald.
From p.199 of Calendar of the Carew manuscripts, vol.6 (pub 1873).
In 1617, the widow Honora FitzMaurice Fitzgerald
presented the Dominican Friary
with a silver shrine for the carving.
It says in Latin: "Pray for the soul" of "Onoria" daughter of "Jacobi de Geraldinis" and date 1617.
The shrine survives. On display in the Dominican Priory, Pope's Quay, Cork.
The history of the carving and the shrine.
From "The Ecclesiastical Antiquities of Youghal. No. II." Samuel Hayman. Proceedings and Transactions of the Kilkenny and South-East of Ireland Archaeological Society. Vol. 3, No. 2 (1855), pp. 326-336.
Drawings of the shrine.
From [Hayman, 1854].
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