John Ward Comyn1

M, #356511, b. 25 July 1858, d. 26 May 1929
Last Edited=10 May 2009
     John Ward Comyn was born on 25 July 1858.1 He was the son of Nicholas Comyn and Sabina Joyes.2 He died on 26 May 1929 at age 70, unmarried.1

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 264. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

Mary Ellen Comyn1

F, #356512
Last Edited=9 May 2009
     Mary Ellen Comyn is the daughter of Nicholas Comyn and Sabina Joyes.2

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 264. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

Sabina Comyn1

F, #356513
Last Edited=9 May 2009
     Sabina Comyn was the daughter of Nicholas Comyn and Sabina Joyes.2 She died, young.1

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 264. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

Elizabeth Comyn1

F, #356514
Last Edited=9 May 2009
     Elizabeth Comyn is the daughter of Nicholas Comyn and Sabina Joyes.2

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 264. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

Nicholas O'Connell Comyn1

M, #356515, b. 19 June 1869, d. 8 December 1945
Last Edited=10 May 2009
     Nicholas O'Connell Comyn was born on 19 June 1869.1 He was the son of Andrew Nugent Comyn and Mary O'Connell.2 He married Mary Cecilia Hyacinth Mahony, daughter of Francis Walter Mahony, on 14 October 1911.1 He died on 8 December 1945 at age 76.1
     He was educated at St. Mary's College, Oscott, Handsworth, Warwickshire, England.1 He was educated at Trinity College, Dublin University, Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland.1 He gained the rank of Boer War in the service of the with Leicestershire Yeomanry.1 He was Inspector, Transvaal Mounted Police in 1908.1 He held the office of High Sheriff of County Galway in 1917.1 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for County Galway.1 He lived at Ballinderry, Kilconnell, County Galway, Ireland.1

Children of Nicholas O'Connell Comyn and Mary Cecilia Hyacinth Mahony

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 264. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]


Andrew Daniel Comyn1

M, #356516, b. 23 September 1872, d. 23 May 1949
Last Edited=10 May 2009
     Andrew Daniel Comyn was born on 23 September 1872.1 He was the son of Andrew Nugent Comyn and Mary O'Connell.2,1 He died on 23 May 1949 at age 76, unmarried.1
     He graduated in 1896 with a Doctor of Law (LL.D.).1 He was a cricketeer, who played for Sir Timothy O'Brien's 'Gentlemen of Ireland XI' versus Dr W. G Grace.1

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 264. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

Colonel Lewis James Comyn1

M, #356517, b. 13 March 1878, d. 17 March 1961
Last Edited=10 May 2009
     Colonel Lewis James Comyn was born on 13 March 1878.1 He was the son of Andrew Nugent Comyn and Mary O'Connell.2,1 He married Esther Mary Egan, daughter of Lawrence Egan, on 21 October 1914.1 He died on 17 March 1961 at age 83.1
     He was educated at Clongowes Wood College, S.J., Clane, County Kildare, Ireland.1 He was educated at Trinity College, Dublin University, Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland.1 He fought in the First World War, where he was mentioned in despatches five times.1 He was decorated with the award of the Companion, Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.) in 1916.1 He was decorated with the award of the Legion d'Honneur.1 He was invested as a Companion, Order of St. Michael and St. George (C.M.G.) in 1918.1 He gained the rank of Colonel in the service of the Connaught Rangers.1 He was an Instructor between 1923 and 1926 at Staff College, Camberley, Surrey, England.1 He was commander of the 2nd Battalion, King's Own Sscottish Borderes in 1926.1 He was Assistant Quartermaster-General of the Egyptian Command between 1929 and 1933.1 He lived at Spring Cottage, mallow, County Cork, Ireland.1

Children of Colonel Lewis James Comyn and Esther Mary Egan

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 264. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

Lawrence Egan1

M, #356518
Last Edited=10 May 2009
     Lawrence Egan lived at Riversdale, Monkstown, County Dublin, Ireland.1

Child of Lawrence Egan

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 264. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

Esther Mary Egan1

F, #356519
Last Edited=10 May 2009
     Esther Mary Egan is the daughter of Lawrence Egan.2 She married Colonel Lewis James Comyn, son of Andrew Nugent Comyn and Mary O'Connell, on 21 October 1914.1
      From 21 October 1914, her married name became Comyn. She lived in 1976 at The Grange, Brockdish, Diss, Norfolk, England.1

Children of Esther Mary Egan and Colonel Lewis James Comyn

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 264. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

Major John Andrew Comyn1

M, #356520, b. 28 August 1915
Last Edited=10 May 2009
     Major John Andrew Comyn was born on 28 August 1915.1 He is the son of Colonel Lewis James Comyn and Esther Mary Egan.2 He married, firstly, Diana Mary Neal, daughter of Archibald Charles Neal, on 30 April 1948.1 He and Diana Mary Neal were divorced in 1961.1 He married, secondly, Elizabeth Evelyn Grant, daughter of Major Alexander Grant, on 12 June 1963.1
     He was educated at Wellington College, Wellington, Berkshire, England.1 He fought in the Second World War, in North Africa, where he became a POW.1 He retired from the military in 1950, with the rank of Major, late of the King's Royal Irish Hussars.1 He was Director of Saintrutt & Parker (Farms) Ltd.1 He was invested as a Member, Order of the British Empire (M.B.E.) in 1968.1 He was invested as a Fellow, Chartered Insitutute of Secretaries (F.C.I.S.).1 He lived in 1976 at Terling, Chelmsford, Essex, England.1

Children of Major John Andrew Comyn and Diana Mary Neal

Child of Major John Andrew Comyn and Elizabeth Evelyn Grant

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 264. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]