Henry O'Connell1

M, #351441, b. after 1764, d. before 1804
Last Edited=21 Apr 2009
     Henry O'Connell was born after 1764.1 He was the son of Hugh O'Connell and Sarah Epwell.2 He died before 1804.1 His will was probated in 1804 at Ardagh, County Longford, Ireland.1

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 899. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

unknown Lyons1

F, #351442
Last Edited=21 Apr 2009
     unknown Lyons is the daughter of Captain John Lyons and Dorothy Montgomery.1 She married Hugh O'Connell, son of Peter Connell.1
      Her married name became O'Connell.

Children of unknown Lyons and Hugh O'Connell

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 899. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

Gleadowe Montgomery O'Connell1

M, #351443, b. 20 October 1779, d. circa 24 April 1842
Last Edited=21 Apr 2009
     Gleadowe Montgomery O'Connell was born on 20 October 1779.1 He was the son of Hugh O'Connell and unknown Lyons.2 He married Mary Heefké, daughter of John Lewis Heefké, on 18 September 1813.1 He died circa 24 April 1842 at Negapatam, India.1 He was buried at St. Mary's Cathedral, Madras, India.1
      In 1798 he was sent to London by his parents on the outbreak of the Irish Rebellion.1 He gained the rank of Private in the service of the Honourable East India Company Service, and went to Madras.1 He gained the rank of Conductor in Ordnance in 1804.1 He fought in the Siege of Seringapatam.1 He fought in the Battle of Assaye, where he was wounded.1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant in 1811 in the service of the Carnatic European Veteran Battalion.1 He was Commissary of Ordnance in the Arsenal of Fort St George, for 31 years.1

Children of Gleadowe Montgomery O'Connell and Mary Heefké

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 899. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

unknown son O'Connell1

M, #351444
Last Edited=21 Apr 2009
     unknown son O'Connell is the son of Hugh O'Connell and unknown Lyons.2

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 899. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

John Lewis Heefké1

M, #351445
Last Edited=21 Apr 2009
     John Lewis Heefké was a Free Merchant and Engineer at Madras, India.1 He was Superintendant Engineer on the building of the Lord Clive Canal from Pulicat to Madras.1 He lived at Amsterdam, The Netherlands.1

Child of John Lewis Heefké

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 899. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]


Mary Heefké1

F, #351446, d. circa 1 July 1830
Last Edited=21 Apr 2009
     Mary Heefké was the daughter of John Lewis Heefké.2 She married Gleadowe Montgomery O'Connell, son of Hugh O'Connell and unknown Lyons, on 18 September 1813.1 She died circa 1 July 1830.1 She was buried on 5 July 1830 at St. Mary's Cathedral, Madras, India.1
      From 18 September 1813, her married name became O'Connell.

Children of Mary Heefké and Gleadowe Montgomery O'Connell

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 899. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

General Hugh Heefké O'Connell1

M, #351447, b. 16 February 1824, d. 31 July 1895
Last Edited=21 Apr 2009
     General Hugh Heefké O'Connell was born on 16 February 1824.1 He was the son of Gleadowe Montgomery O'Connell and Mary Heefké.2 He married Eliza Reeve Harris, daughter of Maj.-Gen. Hamlyn Lavicourt Harris, on 11 December 1854.1 He died on 31 July 1895 at age 71 at Wandsworth, Surrey, England.1
     He was commissioned in 1840, in the service of the 19th Madras Native Infantry.1

Children of General Hugh Heefké O'Connell and Eliza Reeve Harris

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 899. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

Maj.-Gen. Peter Pearse Lyons O'Connell1

M, #351448, b. 3 January 1827, d. 13 July 1915
Last Edited=21 Apr 2009
     Maj.-Gen. Peter Pearse Lyons O'Connell was born on 3 January 1827.1 He was the son of Gleadowe Montgomery O'Connell and Mary Heefké.2 He married Anna Sheridan Drew, daughter of Reverend W. H. Drew, on 18 August 1857.1 He died on 13 July 1915 at age 88 at Bromley, Kent, India.1
     He gained the rank of Major-General in the service of the Royal Madras Engineers.1

Children of Maj.-Gen. Peter Pearse Lyons O'Connell and Anna Sheridan Drew

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 899. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

Reverend W. H. Drew1

M, #351449
Last Edited=21 Apr 2009
     Reverend W. H. Drew was with the London Missionary Society.1

Child of Reverend W. H. Drew

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 899. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

Anna Sheridan Drew1

F, #351450
Last Edited=21 Apr 2009
     Anna Sheridan Drew is the daughter of Reverend W. H. Drew.2 She married Maj.-Gen. Peter Pearse Lyons O'Connell, son of Gleadowe Montgomery O'Connell and Mary Heefké, on 18 August 1857.1
      From 18 August 1857, her married name became O'Connell.

Children of Anna Sheridan Drew and Maj.-Gen. Peter Pearse Lyons O'Connell

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 899. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]