Robert Ormsby1

M, #276621, d. 1700
Last Edited=25 Mar 2008
     Robert Ormsby married Mary Blakeney, daughter of Major Robert Blakeney and Susannah Ormsby, with issue.1 He died in 1700.1
     He lived at Gloghans, County Mayo, IrelandG.1

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Blakeney, page 127. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Susannah Blakeney1

F, #276622
Last Edited=25 Mar 2008
     Susannah Blakeney was the daughter of Major Robert Blakeney and Susannah Ormsby.1 She married William Godwin.1
     Her married name became Godwin.1

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Blakeney, page 127. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

William Godwin1

M, #276623
Last Edited=25 Mar 2008
     William Godwin married Susannah Blakeney, daughter of Major Robert Blakeney and Susannah Ormsby.1
     He lived at Tuam, County Galway, IrelandG.1

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Blakeney, page 127. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Sarah Persse1

F, #276624, d. 1691
Last Edited=31 Oct 2010
     Sarah Persse was the daughter of Very Rev. Dudley Persse and Sarah Crofton.1,2 She married John Blakeney, son of Major Robert Blakeney and Susannah Ormsby, in 1671.1 She died in 1691.2
     From 1671, her married name became Blakeney.1

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Blakeney, page 127. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

Very Rev. Dudley Persse1

M, #276625, b. 1625, d. 1700
Last Edited=21 Jul 2012
Very Rev. Dudley Persse 2
     Very Rev. Dudley Persse was born in 1625.3 He was the son of Henry Persse and Elizabeth (?).3 He married Sarah Crofton, daughter of John Crofton and Sarah Maypowder, after 1650.3 He died in 1700.3
     He was educated at St. Patrick's School, Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland.3 He matriculated at Trinity College, Dublin University, Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland, on 14 February 1642.3 He was a Commonwealth Preacher in 1651 at St. Michans, Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland.3 He purchased Spring Garden, County Galway.3 He graduated from Trinity College, Dublin University, Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland, on 26 January 1661 with a Bachelor of Divinity (B.D.)1 He held the office of Archdeacon of Tuam between 1662 and 1670.3 He held the office of Dean of Kilmacduagh between 1662 and 1700.3 He held the office of Prebendary of Fenmore, Clonfert between 1662 and 1700.3 He held the office of Prebendary of Taghsaxon between 1663 and 1669.3 On 15 August 1677 he was granted other lands in counties Galway and Roscommon by Letters Patent of King Charles II.3 He lived at Roxborough, County Galway, IrelandG.1

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Blakeney, page 127. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S1042] Peter Wood, "re: Persse Family," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 26 February 2003 to 2016. Hereinafter cited as "re: Persse Family."
  3. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]


Colonel Robert Blakeney1

M, #276626, d. 5 May 1733
Last Edited=25 Mar 2008
     Colonel Robert Blakeney was the son of John Blakeney and Sarah Persse.1 He married Sarah Ormsby, daughter of Gilbert Ormsby, on 22 June 1702.1 He died on 5 May 1733.1
     He held the office of High Sheriff in 1709.1 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) in 1714.1 He lived at Castle Blakeney, County Galway, IrelandG, which burnt in the 1720s.1 He gained the rank of Colonel in 1720 in the Galway Dragoons.1 From 1721, Colonel Robert Blakeney held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Athenry.1 He held the office of High Sheriff in 1729.1 He lived at Abbert, Monivea, County Galway, IrelandG, which he leased from the Most Rev. Theophilus Bolton, Archbishop of Cashel.1

Children of Colonel Robert Blakeney and Sarah Ormsby

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Blakeney, page 127. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Captain John Blakeney1

M, #276627, d. 21 May 1749
Last Edited=25 Mar 2008
     Captain John Blakeney was the son of John Blakeney and Sarah Persse.1 He died on 21 May 1749, unmarried, aged 68.1
     He fought in Marlborough's War.1 He fought in the Battle of Blenheim.1 He fought in the Battle of Malplaquet.1 He gained the rank of Captain in the Royal Regiment of Foot of Ireland.1 He lived at Distington, Cumberland, EnglandG.1

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Blakeney, page 127. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Cornet William Blakeney1

M, #276628
Last Edited=25 Mar 2008
     Cornet William Blakeney was the son of John Blakeney and Sarah Persse.1
     He gained the rank of Cornet in the 5th Dragoons.1

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Blakeney, page 127. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Susannah Blakeney1

F, #276629
Last Edited=25 Mar 2008
     Susannah Blakeney was the daughter of John Blakeney and Sarah Persse.1 She married J. Colpays, they had issue.1
     Her married name became Colpays.1

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Blakeney, page 127. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

J. Colpays1

M, #276630
Last Edited=25 Mar 2008
     J. Colpays married Susannah Blakeney, daughter of John Blakeney and Sarah Persse, they had issue.1

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Blakeney, page 127. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]