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land Hall, who built the present Garneys, esq. of Headenham, in Normansion house there.

He mar

folk, whod. s.p. and inherited in 1808. ried Margery, daughter of James CHARLES GARNEYS, esq. of Kenton and Tyrrell, esq. of Columnbine Hall, Boyland Halls, eldest son and heir of in Suffolk, and dying s. p. 3rd Nicholas, was sheriff of Norfolk in 1652, January, 1586, was succeeded in and married Elizabeth, daughter of John his estates, by virtue of a settle- Wentworth, esy. of Somerleyton, in the counment previously executed by bim, ty of Suffolk, and sole heir of her brother, by his kinsman, Nicholas Gar- Sir John Wentworth, knt. of the same place. neys, esq. of Kenton Hall.

He d. 30th Jan. 1657, and was s. by his son, The abovementioned Thomas Garneys, of JOHN GARNEYS, esg. of Boyland Hall Kenton Hall, died 12th December, 1458, aforesaid, and of Somerleyton Hall and and was succeeded by his eldest son, Kenton Hall, in Suffolk, whose estates

JOHN GARNEYS, esq. of Kenton Hall, who were greatly augmented by the acquisition was born in 1454.

He espoused Elizabeth, of those of his mother's family. He was daughter of Sir John Sulyard, knt. of We- twice married. By his first wife, Ann, therden Hall, in Suffolk, chief justice of daughter of William Rugg, of Felmingham, England, anno 2 RICHARD. III. and d. 11th in Norfolk, he had issue, June, 1524, and his widow, 2nd April, 1539. THOMAS, who succeeded his father in

Robert GARNEYS, esq. of Kenton Hall, the Somerleyton estates, which he eldest son and heir of John, succeeded to sold, and d. s.p. the estates at the decease of his father, and Ann, who d. unm. 29th March, 1668. married Anne, second daughter and co-heir | The second wife of Mr. John Garneys, was of Thomas Bacon, esq. of Baconsthorp, in | Elizabeth, daughter of Sir Thomas Soame, the county of Norfolk, who d. in 1558, and knt. of Throcking, in Hertfordshire, by by whom he bad, besides other children, whom he had issue,

John, of Spexall, in Suffolk, his eldest 1. WENTWORTH, to whom his father

son, who died v. p. leaving by Anne, gave the Boyland and Kenton estates. his wife, daughter of Thomas Rook 11. Elizabeth, d. unm. 13th March, 1675. wood, esq. of Eurton, in the same III. Mary, who on the death of her brocounty, amongst other children,

ther s.p. obtained the chief part of his Thomas, who s. his grandfather.

Suffolk estates : she married. in 1679, NICHOLAS, of whom bereafter.

William Shipman, esq.of London, by Margaret, m. first, Walter Deve whom she had an only child, Thomas

reux, Viscount Hereford, and Shipman, esq. who d. unm. 7th May, secondly, John, Lord Willough 1723, and secondly, Sir William Dutby, of Parham.

ton Colt, knt. envoy at the court Robert Garneys aforesaid died 2nd August, of Hanover, who died 30th August, 1556, and was s. at Kenton by his grandson, 1693, and dying herself in 1726, was

THOMAS GARNEYS, esq. of Kenton Hall, s. in her share of the Garneys estates, eldest son of John Garneys, esq. of Spexall, by her two daughters and co-heirs who, as before stated, died v. p. His wife (see Bond, of Grange, vol. i. p. 242.) was Frances, daughter of Sir John Sulyard, IV. MARGARET, eventually co-heir of knt. of Wetherden Hall aforesaid, by whom her brother, married Sir William be had an only child and heir, Elizabeth Gostlin, knt. and died 23rd January, GARNEYS, who was three years old at her 1723, leaving issue. father's death. She married Philip Strelly, V. MARTHA, of whom hereafter. esq. of Strelly, in Nottinghamshire, who d. The son and successor, 4 JAMES I. On the decease of Thomas Gar WENTWORTH GARNEYS, esq. of Boyland neys, esq. without issue male, which oc Hall, married first, Ann, daughter of Sir curred on the 20th December, 1566, the Charles Gaudy, knt. of Crows Hall, in SufKenton estates devolved, by virtue of an folk, who died 7th September, 1681 ; and entail, on his brother,

secondly, Mary, daughter of Sir Thomas NICHOLAS GARNEYS, esq. who also, as be- Abdy, bart. of Felix Hall, in Essex, but fore stated, succeeded to the estates of his d. s. p. in 1711-12, when his estates became kinsman, Richard Garneys, of Boyland divided between Mary and Margaret, his two Hall. He resided chiefly at Redesham surviving sisters, and the issue of Martha, Hall, in Suffolk, and was high sheriff of that his other sister, who died in his lifetime. county, 1592, 34 ELIZABETH. By his wife, MARTHA, fourth surviving daughter of Ann, daughter of Thomas Cleve, esq. of John Garneys, esq. and sister of Wentworth Stokesby, in Norfolk, he had issue, of which Garneys, espoused Robert Raworth, esq. of

CHARLES, the eldest son, succeeded his London, and dying 22nd August, 1694, left

father at Kenton and Boyland Halls, John RAWORTH, esq. who succeeded his and Cleve. His sixth son, m. Ann, maternal uncle at Boyland Hall, and by daughter of John Jolly, of South- | Ann, his wife, daughter of Caleb Frienfield, wold, and was ancestor of Char es had an only child and heir,

ELIZABETH RAWORTH, b. 1st August, 1725, Boyland Hall estate, and married, m. 9th February, 1746, to William Drake, as before stated, the present ADMIRAL esq. of Shardeloes, in the county of Bucks, IRBY, of Boyland Hall. M.P. for Ammersham, in the same county, who was b. 12th May, 1724, and died sih Arms“Of Irby, arg. fretty sa. on a canAug. 1796. She d. 4th Feb. 1757, leaving ton gu. a chaplet or.

William DRAKE, esq. her son and heir, Crest-A saracen's head ppr. who was also sometime M.P. for Ammer Motto-Honor fidelitatis præmium. sham. By Rachel - Elizabeth, his wife, For arms of Garneys, see vol. i. 243. daughter of Jeremiah Ives, esq. of Norwich, Estates-In Norfolk. who d. 4th August, 1781, he had two daugh Seat-Boyland Hall, near Long Stratton, ters and co-beirs, viz.

in the county of Norfolk, which according RACHEL-Ives Drake, m. 17th October, to Blomefield, in his history of that county,

1801, George Irby, Lord Boston. “ bath been a grand house,” but has since EMILY-Ives DRAKE, who inherited the been greatly modernised.

RUXTON-FITZHERBERT, OF BLACK CASTLE. FITZHERBERT-RUXTON, RICHARD, esq. of Black Castle, in the county of Meath, b. 3rd August, 1775; m. 10th January, 1807, Elizabeth-Selina, third daughter of Sir Robert Staples, bart. of Donmore, in the Queen's County, by the Hon. Jane Vesey, sister of the late Viscount De Vesci. This gentleman succeeded his father, John Ruxton, esq. in July, 1825, and his uncle, Samuel Ruxton Fitzherbert, esq. in March, 1326.


III. Edward.
IV, John.
v. Anthony.
1. Mary, m. 10 John Gower, esq.
11. Frances, m. to John Giffard, esq.
III. Bridget, m. to Bazil Bartlett, esq.

IV. Anne.
The second son,

Thomas FitzhERBERT, esq. settled in Ireland, and was of Shercock, in the county of Cavan. That estate eventually passed with

Letitia FITZHERBERT, heiress of her brother William Fitzberbert, esq. m. to her husband John Ruxton, esq. of Ardee, in the county of Louth. The issue of the marriage were three sous and two daughters, viz.

WILLIAM RUXTON, of Ardee House, who

m. Miss Anne Upton, of Dublin. This is a branch of the Fitzherberts of

John Ruxton, of whom presently. Swinnerton, in the county of Stafford, a fa

SAMUEL RUXTON, who assumed the admily of high antiquity, founded in England

ditional surname of FITZHERBERT, by Herbert, a Norman knight, whose name

and was of Swinnerton, in Meath. appears on the Roll of Battle Abbey,

He m. 1785, Mary, daughter of Gen. William Fitzherbert, esq. of Norbury

Haviland, of Penn, in Buckinghamand Swinnerton, named in 1660, amongst

shire, and died in March, 1826. the intended knights of the Royal Oak, and

Mary Ruxton, m. to James Corry, esq. at the period representative of the family, m.

of the county of Monaghan. Anne, daughter of Sir Basil Brooke, knt. of

Anne Ruxton, d. upm. Madeley, in Staffordshire, and had issue,

The second sou, 1. Bazil, of Norbury, in Derbyshire,

John Ruxton, esq. of Black Castle in the and of Swinnerton, in Staffordshire, county of Meath, m. in 1770, Margaret, ancestor of the present

daughter of Richard Edgeworth, esq. of Edge

worthstown, in the county of Longford, by Thomas FITZHERBERT, esq. of Nor- Rachel-Jane Lovell, his wife, grandaughter

bury and Swinnerton, (see vol. of Sir Salathiel Lovell, of Harleston, in i. p. 78.)

Northamptonshire, (see families of LOVELL, 11. Tuumis, of whom presently.

and EDGEWORTH,) and had issue,

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ATKINS, ROBERT, esq. of Firville, in the county of Cork, b. 21st January, 1775;

m. first, 31st December, 1798, Charlotte, second daughter
and co-heir of Philip Going, esq. of Monaquil, in the county
of Tipperary, by Grace, his wife, daughter of Thomas Ber-
nard, esq. of Castle Bernard, in the King's county, by whom,
who d. in 1812, he has had issue,

Robert, b. 2nd May, 1802, d. at Kinsale, in 1812.
Philip-Going, in holy orders, resident at Ashton Place,

near Cork, b. 21st June, 1804, m. in August, 1830, Jane,
second daughter of the late Rowland Morrison, esq. of
Cork, and has issue,


Mr. Philip-Going Atkins inherited Monaquil upou the
demise of his grandmother in March, 1836
Hastings, b. 5th March, 1807, on whom the properties of

Coolrea, and Garry Kennedy, are entailed.
Thomas, b. 2nd April, 1808, Lieutenant 19th regiment of

foot, drowned at Demarara, in 1827.
John-Bennett-Robert, b. 30th October, 1812, in holy or-

ders, curate of Mallow, on him Drumdowna is settled.

Charlotte. Elizabeth. Mr. Atkins wedded secondly, 31st October, 1816, Catherine, daughter (and co-heir on the demise, s. p. in February, 1829, of her brother John-Frederick Ridley, esq. of Hawthorn, near Mallow) of John Ridley, esq. of Hawthorn, in the county of Durham, but by her has no issue.

Robert GOING, esq. of Tullymoylan, in the county of Tipperary, (of a family which emigrated to Ireland, in the seventeenth century) m. a sister or niece of General Johnstone, of the county of Cork, and had issue,

John, d. unm.
ROBERT, of Traverston Hall, in the county of Tipperary, m. Margaret, daughter of Thomas Maun-
sell, esq. M.P. for Kilmallock, (see vol. i. p. 308) and had a son,

Thomas Going, esq. now of Traverston Hall, m. to Miss Powell.
James, of Besbill, in the county of Clare.
Thomas, of Coolrea, in the county of Cork, d. s. p.
Richard, of Birdhill, in Tipperary, a magistrate for that county, m. Miss Shirley, and had issue,
Philip, of Monaquil

, in the county of Tipperary, for many years in the commission of the
peace, m. Grace, daughter of Thomas Bernard, esq. of Castle Bernard, in the King's County,
and had issue,
Thomas, of Santa Cruz, in Tipperary, m. his first cousin Rebecca, daughter of his

uncle Richard Going, esq. but d. v. p. without issue, leaving his sisters his co-heirs.
Mary, m, to her cousin, John Bennett, esq. of Viewmount, in the county of Carlow,
Charlotte, m. to Robert Atkins, esq.
Jemima-Matilda, in. to Sir Amyrald Dancer, bart, and has issue.

and d. s.p.

Lineage. RICHARD Atkins, esq. the first of the to him as a loyal subject, when Sir Peter family who settled in Ireland, of ancient Courthope, was governor of Munster, about Yorkshire descent, obtained a grant of lands 1660. The East and West Creaghkerries in the county of Kerry, between the years were the lands so acquired, and were named 1640, and 1660, which he soon afterwards Fountainville by Mr. Atkins, they are situalienated, having determined to return to ated in the barony of Fermoy, and county England. For which, his native country, he of Cork, midway between Mallow, Buttehad set out accompanied by his wife, but the vant, and Doneraile. This Richard was selady, whose family were settled in Kerry, cond son of Atkins, of Bredding,* in Yorkdesirous of remaining amongst her relatives, shire, although his descendants settled in had influence enough to persuade him, when Ireland have invariably borne the arms of sojourning for a night at a small village the Atkins of Yelverton, in Norfolk. He between Mallow and Buttevant, to purchase married a daughter of — Fuller, esg.t of several debentures, which were confirmed the Sand banks, in the county of Kerry, (her

The Atkins family of Yorkshire were of the him, also June 7th, 1649, he was rather gross in ancient family of Atkins in Monmouthshire, and his language, and very fond of hospitality and good at the period of which we are now treating, were cheer. rather numerous, in the former county, the follow Richard Atkins published a relation of the ing persons were all allied to Mr. Atkins, but in

Western war, in which he had been engaged, and what degree is not now known, viz.

his vidication, London, 1669, 4to. Sir Jonathan Atkins, knt. of Yorkshire, (Go The Atkins family of Monmouthshire, comvernor of Guernsey) m. Mary, daughter of Sir menced their pedigree, with Thomas Atkines, livWilliam Howard, and sister of Charles Howard, ing in 1390, d. in 1401, buried at St. Pancras. In first Earl of Carlisle. (See Collins' Peerage.) 1610, died Richard Atkins, esq. under age (whose

Sir Jonathan Atkins knt. of Yorkshire, m. Eli- father bad large properties in Monmouthshire and zabeth, daughter of Sir John Baker, knt. of Sis- Gloucestershire) he left issue, singhurst, in Kent, councillor of state to HENRY 1. Richard, his heir. VIII., EDWARD VI., and of Queens Mary and 11. A son, of whom there are no further partiELIZABETH ; she was the widow of William, eldest

culars in the pedigree. son of Sir Edmund Anderson, bart. of Broughton.

II. Sir Edward Atkines, of Saperton-Hall,

Gloucestershire, Baron of the Exchequer, Sir Jonathan Atkins, knt. of a Yorkshire family, was governor of Barbadoes, in 1663, and was re

a very loyal person, who left two sons,

viz. called in 1667.

1. Sir Robert, chief Baron of the ExcheJonathan Atkins, of Hinderskill, Yorkshire, was

quer, and chief justice of the comone of those persons who compounded for their

mon pleas, b. 1621, d. 1691, and left estates in 1665 ; see the List of those persons who

issue, inter alios, did so, he compounded for £70. Redding is a

Sir Robert, M.P., K.B, differed in small village in the parish of Tawston, in York

politics from his father, d. 1712, shire, and situated between Harrowgate and

and by a sister of Lord Carteret, Knaresborough, and near Fountain Abbey.

had issue, only daughters. Samuel Atkins, of Yorkshire, was tried with

2. Sir Edward, lord chief baron, who left several other gentlemen, and acquitted, as not being

issue, Sir Richard. accessory to Sir Edmondsbury Godfrey's murder,

Richard Atkins, esq. s. his grandfather, and by see page 369 of Kennett's History of England, his first wife had issue, vol. jii.

1. Richard Atkins, esq. deputy lieutenant for Of the Atkins family in England at this period, Gloucestershire, d. 1667, or 77, unm. were the following,

By his second wife, he had children, but no further Sir Thomas Atkins (son of John of King's account is given of them in Atkins' GloucesterLynn, in Norfolk) knt. alderman of Norwich, after- shire, or in the biographical dictionaries. wards an alderman of London, Sheriff of London In the Remembrancer's Office, Dublin, Robert in 1637, and lord mayor in 1645: he was M.P. Atkins is stated to have got a grant of lands in for the said city, from 1647 to 1658, and colonel Kerry, called Balliswallagh, in the barony of Moof the city militia : he left a son,

quinily, consisting of several acres, dated March, Thomas, of Windsor, Berkshire, in 1657. 22nd, 1667, and were confirmed to him in the 22nd

In Sommer's Tracts, Alderman Thomas Atkins' of Charles II. 1670, and at 26-14, amongst the speech is mentioned, which be delivered on Thurs-adjudications, he had a further grant of lands in day, January 7th, 1649, at the solemn thanks- the said county, altogether consisting of nearly giving to Cromwell, &c. and at pages 582, and 500 Acres. In 1729, Robert Atkins also got Gorat 589, vol. iv, is given the following account of tard, in West Carberry granted to him, he was of alderinan Atkins, He was a busy stickler for inde- Ballyghadown, in the said county. pendency and republicanism, and the principal tool + The Fuller family was one of great respectaby which the Rump Parliament managed the com-bility and opulence; the Sandbanks is in the dismon council of London, his speeches are to be trict of Toragh, and the family continued there 'till found at the aforesaid pages. The Hosanah by they sold a great deal of their property to Sir

christian name is said to have been Barbara,) and bad seven sons and two daughters,

1. CHARLES, his heir.
11. William of Rossagh, in the county

of Cork, m. a daughter of John Now-
lan, of Doneraile, and had issue.
His descendants intermarried with the
Crofts, Purcell, Crone and other fa-
milies of respectability in the neigh-
bourhood, George, John and Roger,

were family names.
III. John,* of Ballyandrew, near Done-

raile, also possessed houses and other
property in that town: he m. a daugh-
ter of John Nowlan, and dying be-
fore 1757, left a son,
Richard, of Ballyandrew, near Do-

neraile, wbo m. Anne, only dau.
of the O'Sullivan Beare, of Glen-
narought, and by her who was b.
in 1712, and d. 3rd November,
1756, aged 44, Mr. Atkins left
at his decease, being killed by a
fall from his horse returning
from hunting, an only child,
John, of Fountainville, (which

he rented from his fatherin-law) b. about 1729. He m. 5th November, 1757, Mary, second daughter of Robert Atkins, esq. of Fountainville, aud Copstoun, by Elizabeth, bis wife, daughter, and co-heir of Jacob Ringrose, esq. third son of Colonel Richard Ringrose, of Moynoe House, in the

county of Clare, and d. 10th Rowland Blemerbasset, bart. they had property also near the celebrated caves of Ballybuman : of the same family were probably,

William Fuller, sheriff of Cork in 1735, and mayor 1739.

George Fuller, sheriff of Cork, in 1719, and mayor in 1734.

William Fuller, bishop of Limerick in 1612.

William Fuller, bishop of Ardfert, in 1663, and had been dean of St. Patrick's, Dublin, he was translated to Lincoln.

Catherine Fuller, sister of Bishop William, and daughter of Thomas Fuller, esq. m. John Bligh, esq. M.P. and was grandmother of the first earl of Darnley.

A family of the name of Fuller now reside at Ballyneen, county of Cork.

A John Atkins was sheriff of Cork, in 1726, and mayor in 1729.

Of the descendants of this John Atkins, except those of his eldest son mentioned above, none now remain in the male line : the last of them, Richard Atkins, esq. was the son of Atkins, esq. and his wife, an Evans of Carkir : he m. a daughter of Archdeacon Ingram, of Limerick, the niece of Lord Killarton, and grandaughter of Bishop Smith, and had one daughter, Mary Atkins, unm, in 1820.

January, 1788, having had issue, Robert, captain in the

South Cork Militia, b.
13th March, 1762, m.
Jane Purdon, eldest
daughter of Richard
Ringrose Bowerman,
esq. of Moynoe House,
in the county of Clare,
and d. 20th May, 1802,
having bad,

John, who d. upm.
Mary-Ann, d. unm.
Avarina, m. to the

Rev. Henry Gub-
bins, of Limerick,
eldest son of Joseph
Gubbins, esq. of

castle, and d. 31st May, 1827, leaving two sons, Robert - Atkins Gubbins, and Henry Gubbins, and three daughters, Sarah, Ava

rina and Letitia. Thomas, lieutenant 39th

regiment, who inherited from his father, the property of Ballydaniel. Hed. of a wound in one of his feet, in 1795, at St. Lucia. He was never

married. John, b. 24th January,

1772, d. in 1781.
Anne, m. 2nd April, 1782,

to John Cole, esq. of
Oldwood, in the county
of Cork, and d. 23rd
August, 1783, leaving
an only child,
Job Atkins Cole,

who d. unmin 1811. Elizabeth, d. unm. at Mal

low, 30th April, 1830.
Mary, m. 8th July, 1802,

to James Thomas Da-
vis, esq. surgeon Roy-
al Artillery, and acting
deputy inspector of ord-
nance hospitals in the
Peninsula, and had by
him, who d. at Exeter,
aged forty, 27th Septem-
ber, 1814, three sons
and one daughter,

Davis, assistant
surgeon, Royal Ar-

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