Name: Thomas Fetherston
Death: ABT DEC 1776
Note: Will dated 22 Nov, proved 20 Dec 1776
Residence: Bracklyn Castle, co Westmeath, Ireland
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Change Date: 20 APR 2011
Had two sons; James, and John who died in 1829 without issue.They, together with daus Ann, Frances and Isma, are all mentioned in his will.
Had a daughter who married Francis MacEvoy, Esq of Tobertiuan, co Meath.
Was left ?£600 & £200 after the decease of my sd wife? in his father?s will.
Will on http://www.featherstone-society.com
Check this at Soc of Geneaologists:
Kilucan parish register has a Thomas Fetherston Esq married to JANE Nugent, by license from C.C. of Meath 15 April 1756. [MS copy of register seen at Soc of Geneaologists, London, by RH]
?A gothic rococo lodge was built at Bracklyn Castle about 1760.?
(Book about Irish furniture - re cabinet ?probably suppled to Thomas Fetherstonhaugh d 1776.?)
Bracklyn Castle was originally the seat of a branch of the Nugent family, styled of Moyrath, which sprung from William, firdt baron of Delvin, by William Oge, second son of that baron. From teh Nugents this estate passed, by sale, to the family of Pakenham, by whom it was again sold to the presnet proprietors.
(The Beauties of Ireland, By James Norris Brewer, Henry Sargant Storer.)
Robert (d 1651) & Eleanor Pakenham of North Witham had a 4th son Robert Pakenham, of Bracklyn?, died 1703, bur Killucan. The younger Robert married Anne Coddington, sp.
Father: Cuthbert Fetherston
Mother: Mary Magan
Mary Nugent b: FEB 1720
- James Fetherstonhaugh
- Type: Book
Periodical: The History of the Fetherstonhaugh Family with a Pedigree of Irish Branch
- Type: Book
Periodical: Burkes Landed Gentry