Catherine Smyth

     Catherine Smyth was also known as Katherine in records.
     Catherine Smyth married Rev Elias Handcock, son of Rev Matthew Handcock and Elizabeth Best, on 14 August 1742 in Dublin, Ireland.

Children of Catherine Smyth and Rev Elias Handcock

Diana Elizabeth Matilda Smythe

     Diana Elizabeth Matilda Smythe was also known as Smyth in records. She was born in Wakefield, Yorkshire.
     Diana Elizabeth Matilda Smythe married Henry Thynne Lascelles 4th Earl of Harewood, son of Henry Lascelles 3rd Earl of Harewood and Louisa Thynne, between April 1858 and June 1858 in London, St George Hanover Square, Middlesex.

Children of Diana Elizabeth Matilda Smythe and Henry Thynne Lascelles 4th Earl of Harewood

Simon Smythe

     Simon Smythe was also known as Smith in records.
     Simon Smythe married Margaret Bullett, daughter of John Bullett, on 7 February 1579 in Aldringham, Suffolk.

Isabella Snadden

(1870 - 1873)
     Isabella Snadden was born in 1870 in Fitzroy, Victoria. She was the daughter of James Snadden and Catherine MacKenzie.
     Isabella died in 1873 in Fitzroy, Victoria.

James Snadden

(circa 1836 - 23 March 1895)
     James Snadden was born circa 1836 in Alloa?, Stirlingshire, Scotland.
     In the Victorian Goverment gazette Jas Snadden, was granted a publican's general licence on 23 July 1860 for the Buck's Head Hotel, Fitzroy.
     He was an engineer of "S S You Yangs" trading to Port Albert.
     James Snadden married Catherine MacKenzie, daughter of William MacKenzie and Isabella Tindal, on 29 April 1867 in the Bucks Head Hotel, Napier Street, Fitzroy, Victoria. James Snadden, engineer aged 30, born Alva, Stirlingshire, son of Jean nee Michie and Joseph Snedden.
     James died on 23 March 1895 in Clifton Hill, Victoria.
     His will was proved on 28 August 1895 at Victoria.

Children of James Snadden and Catherine MacKenzie

Jane Michie Snadden

(1875 - 1958?)
     Jane Michie Snadden was commonly known as Jenny. She was born in 1875 in Collingwood, Victoria. She was the daughter of James Snadden and Catherine MacKenzie.
     Jane died in 1958? In Ferntree Gully, Victoria. She was unmarried.

Joseph Snadden

(1868 - 1874)
     Joseph Snadden was born in 1868 in Collingwood, Victoria. He was the son of James Snadden and Catherine MacKenzie.
     Joseph died in 1874 in Fitzroy, Victoria.

William Snadden

(1873 - 1873)
     William died in 1873 in Fitzroy, Victoria. He was born in 1873 in Collingwood, Victoria. He was the son of James Snadden and Catherine MacKenzie.

Ann Snare

     Ann Snare was born. She was the daughter of a leading flint maker in Brandon..
     Ann Snare married George Frewer, son of Thomas Frewer and Mary Seadon, on 18 January 1793 in Brandon, Suffolk.
     Ann Snare married John Barton on 21 March 1807 in Brandon, Suffolk.

Children of Ann Snare and George Frewer

Ann Snell

(9 February 1851 - )
     Ann Snell was christened on 9 February 1851 in Bradfield St George, Suffolk. She is probably the daughter of Robert Snell & Ann Catherine.
     The marriage of Ann Snell and Isaac Cocksedge, son of Abraham Cocksedge and Maria Lock, was registered in Thingoe RD, Suffolk, in the December 1867 quarter.
     Ann Snell and Isaac Cocksedge appeared on the 1871 census in Rougham. Isaac Cocksedge aged 26, brickmaker, born Rougham & his wife Anne 20 born Bradfield & son George 2 born Rougham.
     Ann Snell and Isaac Cocksedge appeared on the 1881 census in Great Green, Bradfield St George. Isaac Coclsedge, aged 34, head, BSG, brick maker, born at BSG with wife Anne aged 30, and children George 13, John 11, William 7, Annie 5, Maitley (Martina) 3 and Eylety 1, all born at Bradfield St George. They had a lodger Henry Cocksedge, farm labourer, aged 20 unmarried, perhaps this is his brother who went off with his wife. Ann Snell and Isaac Cocksedge witnessed Jonathan Cocksedge and Annie Gladwell's wedding on 25 September 1890 in Bradfield St George, Suffolk.
     Ann Snell and Isaac Cocksedge appeared on the 1891 census in Small Green, Bradfield St George. Isaac Cocksedge, aged 42, brickmaker, born Rougham, his wife Ann aged 39, born BSG, and his children Martina 12, Henrietta 10, Harry 8, Emma? 6, all born at BSG; his father Abraham, widower, aged 77, brickmaker and his brother Harry aged 30 both born at Rougham.
     Ann Snell appeared on the 1901 census in Denaby, Yorkshire. Annie Cocksedge 44 born Bradfield St George; Jessie Halt 34, boarder; Annie Cocksedge 17, Harry Cocksedge 19, colliery worker, both born at Bradfield St George.

Children of Ann Snell and Isaac Cocksedge

Ann Snell

(7 June 1778 - 6 September 1852)
     Ann Snell was christened on 7 June 1778 in Woolpit, Suffolk.
     Ann Snell married James Seaton, son of James Seaton and Mary Mulley, on 14 December 1803 in Harleston, Suffolk.
     Ann died on 6 September 1852 in Woolpit, Suffolk, aged 74. She was buried on 10 September 1852 in Woolpit.

Child of Ann Snell and James Seaton

Sarah Snell

(1760? - before 27 April 1840)
     Sarah Snell was born in 1760? In Rougham, Suffolk.
     Sarah Snell married Michael Cocksedge as his third wife, on 18 December 1820 in Rougham, Suffolk.
     Sarah died before 27 April 1840 in Rougham, Suffolk. She was buried on 27 April 1840 in Rougham.

Susanna Snell

(before April 1823 - before 30 June 1888)
     Susanna Snell was born before April 1823. Susanna Snell was also known as Susan Bird in records.
     Susanna Snell married Abraham Cocksedge, son of John Cocksedge and Mary Ann Howlett, on 21 June 1874 in Bradfield St George, Suffolk.
     Susanna Snell and Abraham Cocksedge appeared on the 1881 census in Free Wood St, Bradfield St George. He was a brickmaker, aged 63, born at Rougham with his wife Susanna, aged 58, born at Bradfield St George.
     Susanna died before 30 June 1888 in Bradfield St George, Suffolk. She was buried on 30 June 1888 in Bradfield St George.

Theodora Matilda Snelson

(circa 1875 - )
     Theodora Matilda Snelson was born circa 1875 in Reading, Berkshire.
     Theodora Matilda Snelson married James Templeton Slade, son of James Stanser Slade and Irene Lockyer, on 21 October 1908 in St Mary, Paddington Green, Middlesex. James Templeton Salde, aged 48, bachelor, wine trade, of the parish of St John the Baptist, Croydon, sono f James Stanser Slade, civil servant, to Theodora Matilda Snelson, aged 33, spinster, of 150 Bloomfield Terrace, harrow Road, daughter of Theodore Snelson (deceased) accountant. Banns were called at St Mary Paddidngton from 27 September to October 11. He was of St John's Croydon and she was of 8 Manor Place.
     Theodora Matilda Snelson was recorded on 29 September 1939 census. Theodora M Slade, born 39 Dec 1874, unpaid domestic duties, widowed.

Ann Snowden

(circa 1758 - before 12 April 1805)
     Ann Snowden was born circa 1758.
     Ann Snowden married John Rich as his second wife, on 4 October 1791 in Throapham, Yorkshire. John Rich of the parish of Anston, widower & Ann Snowdin of this parish, spinster, by banns 4 Oct 1791 at Throapham.
     Ann died before 12 April 1805 in Anston, Yorkshire. She was buried on 12 April 1805 in St James, Anston.

Children of Ann Snowden and John Rich

Thomas Snydall

     Thomas Snydall married daughter Rich, daughter of Edward Rich and Elizabeth Turton, before 1603.
     In Edward Rich's will dated 6 August 1 James I (1603) in Thurlstone, Penistone, Yorkshire, Thomas Snydall was named as heir; In the name of god Amen: I Edward Rich of the Bulhouse in the township of Thurleston and County of York being of perfect memory make this my last will and testament this sixth of August the first year of our soveraigne Lord James by the grace of god of England Scotland France & Ireland king defender of the faith etc AD 160-. First I commend my soul into the hands of god trusting assuredly to be saved by the redemption of Christ Jesus & my body to be buried in the parish church of Peniston And for my worldly goods I will they be disposed in maner & form following viz:
First I give & bequeath to Richard Riche my son one great arke in the lower chamber and a yoke of black oxen, and a yoke of stottes.
Item I give to John Wordsworth two less stottes a black and a red.
Item I give to Mathew Thewlesse £5
Item to William Rich alias Pecke £13/6/8 due to him & my executors to bring him up till he be 15 years old accordinge to my Covenant.
Also I give to Mary Thelesse £13/6/8; and so much wool as will make her a gown
Item I give to my wife that third part of my goods which is due to her by the law, and a bed furnished with a chest & a cupboard with a great pan upon condition she rest contented therewith without any further claim to my other part of my goods.
Item I give to Amor Rich the two great tables in the house and the less table in the house, I give to Richard Rich my son,
Item I will that my executors pay 26 shillings & eight pence to the poor which was left by my fathers will to be given to them.
Item I give to the poor of the parish of Peniston 20 shillings to be distributed in four years next after my decease at the feast of Easter.
Item I give to Thomas Snydall my son in law £5/3/4
Item I will that my executors pay to every one of the three children of James Michell 28 shillings which I owe them.
Item I give to every servant in my house a sheep or 3s 4d
The rest of my goodes & chattells my debtes being paid & funerall discharged I give to Richard Rich my son John Wordsworth & Thomas Snydall my sons in law & make them three executors of this my last will & testament
Witnesses Francis Oley Amor Riche.

Note that his other son Amor is not a beneficiary of the will, presumably because he is the heir of his grandfather. He was an executor of Edward Rich's estate on 3 October 1605 in the Prerogative Court of York.

Clare Solgena

     Clare Solgena married Edward Godolphin, son of Thomas Godolphin and Clarice Solgena. In the College of Arms pedigree, this Clare of Solgena is given as wife of his father, and Edward Godolphin is said to have married Christian, daugher of Thomas Prideaux..
     See note in Visitation..

Children of Clare Solgena and Edward Godolphin

Clarice Solgena

     Clarice Solgena married Thomas Godolphin, son of William Godolphin and Constance Wise.
     See Vivian for further notes on her..

Child of Clarice Solgena and Thomas Godolphin

Albert Alfred Solomon

(1912 - 10 September 1959)
     Albert Alfred Solomon was born in 1912 in Collingwood, Victoria. He was the son of Harold Montague Solomon &Juanita nee Woodward.
     Albert Alfred Solomon married Patricia Mary Colbert, daughter of John Colbert and Mary Jane Robertson, in 1932.
     Albert died on 10 September 1959 in Rye, Victoria. He was buried in Brighton, Victoria.

Henry Somaster

     Henry Somaster was born in Painsford?, Devon?.
     Henry Somaster married Alice Arundell, daughter of John Arundell and Catherine Cosworth.
     Henry Somaster and Dorothy Arundell, Mary Arundell, Richard Carew and Oliver Dynham were mentioned on 5 January 1591.

Alice Louisa Emily Somers

(circa 1858 - )
     Alice Louisa Emily Somers was born circa 1858 in Westmeath, Ireland. She was the daughter of John Richard Somers and Maria Jane Handy.
     Alice Louisa Emily Somers married Horatio North-Bomford circa 1876. Burke's Irish families states that she was the daughter of Richard Summers of Tyrrellspass, Co Westmeath, and had issue with two daughters [and a son:] Isaac John (Rev Canon) MA, born 14th April 1882 and died 2nd September 1968. See
www.bomford.net/IrishBomfords for further information on this family.
     Dublin Lease and Rents dated 12 July 1895: Between 1. Maria Jane Somers of 41 Wellington Road, Dublin, widow, and Alice Louisa Emily North-Bomford of the same place, wife of Horatio North-Bomford; 2. George Ridgeway Goodbody of Donore, Bray, Co Wicklow; Reciting that: Maria Jane Somers leased to George Ridgeway Goodbody a plot of ground, See www.bomford.net/IrishBomfords for full details.
     Alice Louisa Emily Somers and Horatio North-Bomford appeared on the 1911 census in Tyrrellspass, Westmeath, Ireland. Horatio was an ex Captain, aged 64, living at a hotel in Tyrrellspass (presumably Tyrrellspass House) with his wife Alice aged 53 (ie born c1858) and born in Westmeath, and daughter Norah, aged 26, born in Dublin city.

Cyril Dermott Somers

(circa 1897 - 20 March 1917)
     Cyril Dermott Somers was born circa 1897 in Westmeath. He was the eldest son. He was the son of Rev Samuel Handy Somers and Ida Rebecca MacEnnery.
     Cyril died on 20 March 1917 in Arras, France. He was a 2nd Lt inthe Inniskilling Fusilliers.

Honor Mary Somers

(September 1915 - 30 March 1930)
     Honor Mary Somers's birth was registered in the quarter ending in September 1915 in Scariff RD. She was the daughter of Rev Samuel Handy Somers and Ida Rebecca MacEnnery.
     Honor died of dropsy as a teenager on 30 March 1930 aged 14.

Jeanette Gertrude Somers

(5 September 1844 - 7 April 1882)
     Jeanette Gertrude Somers was born on 5 September 1844 in Ireland. She was the daughter of John Richard Somers and Maria Jane Handy. They was listed on a deed dated 19 March 1867 as a witness. Memorial of indenture made the nineteenth day of March in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty seven between John Richard Somers of Friarsland in the county of Dublin esquire of the first part
Jeannette Gertrude Somers of Friarsland aforesaid … daughter of the said John Richard Somers of the second part
Joseph Pim North esquire now a captain in Her Majesty’s 3rd Regiment of Hussars of the third part and
Samuel Handy Somers of Tyrellspass in the county of Westmeath esquire and David Bomford North of Fairview in the county of Westmeath esquire MD of the fourth part
Reciting that by deed poll bearing date the tenth day of December one thousand eight hundred and fifty three Mountefort Longfield Esquire LLD and Charles James Hargreave Esquire QC two of the commissioners for sale of incumbered estates in Ireland did for the considerations in said deed mentioned grant unto said John Richard Somers party hereto of the first part of the town and lands of Ballinderry Big containing four hundred and seven acres two roods and nine perches or thereabouts situate in the Barony of Moycashel and county of Westmeath to hold to the said John Richard Somers his heirs and assigns for ever
And reciting that by a certain other deed poll bearing date of tenth day of December one thousand eight hundred and fifty three the said Mounteford Longfield and Charles James Hargreaves did for the considerations therein contained grant unto the said John Richard Somers certain other portions of the lands of Ballinderry Big containing fifty six acres one rood and sixteen perches or thereabouts situate in the Barony and county aforesaid to hold to the said John Richard Somers his heirs and assigns for ever
And after further reciting amongst other things that a marriage has been agreed upon between said Jeanette Gertrude Somers and the said Joseph Pim North and that upon the treaty of said marriage it was agreed upon by and between said John Richard Somers and said Jeanette Gertrude Somers on the one part and Joseph Pim North on the other part that the said John Richard Somers should grant and convey the several therein before recited lands and promises to the said Samuel Handy Somers and David Bomford North up the trusts thereinafter thereof declared has by said memorialising indenture witnessed that in consideration of the said intended marriage and the nominal consideration therein mentioned the said John Richard Somers did grant unto the said Samuel Handy Somers and David Bomford North those parts of the town and lands of Ballinderry Big being the several lands and premises therein before recited and particularly described situate in the Barony of Moycashel and Co Westmeath and respectively conveyed to the said John Richard Somers by the several recited indentures of the tenth day of December one thousand eight hundred and fifty three
To hold the said premises respectively to the said Samuel Handy Somers and David Bomford North and their heirs to the use of the said John Richard Somers and David Bomford North and his heirs until the said intended marriage should take effect and after the solemnization thereof then to the use of the said Samuel Handy Somers and David Bomford North their heirs and assigns upon the trusts therein declared of and concerning the same which said deed and this memorial as to their execution respectively by the said John Richard Somers are duly witnessed by Edward Fetherstonhaugh of Clare Street in the city of Dublin and solicitor and the Rev James Campbell Connolly of Woolwich England Her Majesty’s Chaplain of Woolwich Dockyard
John Richard Somers (seal)
Signed and sealed by John Richard Somers in presence of Edwd Fetherstonhaugh solr 20 Clare St James C Connolly
Now the above named Edwd Fetherstonhaugh of Clare St in the county of the city of Dublin solicitor maketh oath and saith that he this deponent is a subscribing witness to the deed of which the above writing is a memorial and also to said memorial and saith he saw said deed and memorial respectively executed by the said John Richard Somers the granting party thereto and saith the name Edward Fetherstonhaugh subscribed as a witness to said and memorial [sic] respectively is this deponent’s proper name and handwriting and saith that on Thursday the twenty eighth day of March one thousand eight hundred and sixty seven at eleven minutes before two o’clock in the afternoon of said day he this deponent delivered said deed and memorial for registry to Thomas Matthew Ray esqire Assistant Registrar at Registry office Henrietta in the county of the city of Dublin
Edwd Fetherstonhaugh
Sworn before me this 28th day of March 1867 at Reg Office Henrietta St in the county of the city of Dublin
Copied from www.Bomford.net.
     Jeanette Gertrude Somers married Joseph Pim North on 20 March 1867 in Taney, Dublin, Ireland. They had 12 children: [listed in Sheila Perino email 29 June 2007].
a) David John North, b 1 Feb 1868 at Larchill, Coolock, Co Dublin, d aged 9 on 7 July 1877 at Moyally, Co Offaly.
b) Maria Catherine North or Maria Katherine North, b 22 June 1869, d 12 October 1926 at Moyally [Sheila Perino emails 8 Jun and 6 Sep 2007].
c) Joseph Roger North, b 1870, d 1945 at Moyally.
d) Jane North, b 1872, d 1898 at Mountmellick.
e) Eleanor Louise North, b 10 September 1873, d 5 August 1951 [Sheila Perino email 10 July 2007].
f) Emily Caroline North, b 1874, d 1 November 1943 in Dublin.
g) Richard Somers North, b 1875, d 1908 at Moyally.
h) Elizabeth North, b 1877.
i) Florence North, b 1878, d 18 Oct 1958 at Swords, Co. Dublin [Sheila Perino email 6 Sep 2007]

Her great grandson has been in touch.
     Jeanette died on 7 April 1882 in 'Moyally', Horseleap?, Tullamore, Offaly, Ireland, aged 37. The house was built by Joseph Pim North after they married. This house was an addition to an older existing house that had been built in the 1700's and was in bad repair. They probably finished the house around 1874. In 1882, 15 years after they married, Jeanette Gertrude died a month after giving birth to her last child, of an intestinal infection, something that would be easily treatable with today's medicine, but in those times proved fatal.

Children of Jeanette Gertrude Somers and Joseph Pim North

Jeff Somers

     Jeff Somers was born in Ireland. He was the son of Rev Samuel Handy Somers and Ida Rebecca MacEnnery.
     Jeff died in Burma.

John Richard Somers

(1814 - 4 October 1894)
     John Richard Somers was born in 1814 in Tyrrellspass, Westmeath, Ireland. He was the eldest son of Richard Somers of Tyrrellspass, by Anne Sarah Fouance, daughter of Thomas Fouance also of Tyrrellspass. He was the son of Richard Somers and Anne Sarah Fouace.
     He was a JP of Tyrrellspass, Killucan, Co Westmeath, and of Friarsland, Dundrum, Co Dublin. In 1836 John Richard married Maria Jane Handy, of the above deed when she was a widow, 6th daughter of Samuel Handy of Bracca Castle, Co Westmeath, and “has with other issue”, Richard John, late Captain 11th Hussars; born 1838, married 1870 Jane, a daughter of the Rev Peter Marsh.

From all this it is clear that Horatio married Alice Louisa Emily Somers, a daughter of John Richard Somers (born 1814 and died before 1895; an extract of his will in the National Archives records his death on 5 October 1894 at 41 Wellington Road; his executors were Marcus Anthony Levings of Newpark, Athlone, Co Roscommon, and Colonel James Henry Dopping of Bellavista, Blackrock (Eva Mullooly email 3 Apr 2008)) of Tyrrellspass House in Westmeath, and of Friarsland, Co Dublin, and Maria Jane Handy, 6th daughter of Samuel Handy of Bracca Castle, Co Westmeath. Alice had at least one brother, Captain Richard John Somers..
     John Richard Somers married Maria Jane Handy, daughter of Samuel Handy and Jane Orme, in March 1836 in Ardnurcher or Horseleap, Westmeath. At Horseleap church, John R Sommers, Esq, of Tyrrellspass, to Maria Jane, daughter of Samuel Handy, Esq., of Bracca Castle, co. Westmeath..
     John Richard Somers was mentioned in a deed dated 19 March 1867 in Westmeath. Memorial of indenture made the nineteenth day of March in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty seven between John Richard Somers of Friarsland in the county of Dublin esquire of the first part
Jeannette Gertrude Somers of Friarsland aforesaid … daughter of the said John Richard Somers of the second part
Joseph Pim North esquire now a captain in Her Majesty’s 3rd Regiment of Hussars of the third part and
Samuel Handy Somers of Tyrellspass in the county of Westmeath esquire and David Bomford North of Fairview in the county of Westmeath esquire MD of the fourth part
Reciting that by deed poll bearing date the tenth day of December one thousand eight hundred and fifty three Mountefort Longfield Esquire LLD and Charles James Hargreave Esquire QC two of the commissioners for sale of incumbered estates in Ireland did for the considerations in said deed mentioned grant unto said John Richard Somers party hereto of the first part of the town and lands of Ballinderry Big containing four hundred and seven acres two roods and nine perches or thereabouts situate in the Barony of Moycashel and county of Westmeath to hold to the said John Richard Somers his heirs and assigns for ever
And reciting that by a certain other deed poll bearing date of tenth day of December one thousand eight hundred and fifty three the said Mounteford Longfield and Charles James Hargreaves did for the considerations therein contained grant unto the said John Richard Somers certain other portions of the lands of Ballinderry Big containing fifty six acres one rood and sixteen perches or thereabouts situate in the Barony and county aforesaid to hold to the said John Richard Somers his heirs and assigns for ever
And after further reciting amongst other things that a marriage has been agreed upon between said Jeanette Gertrude Somers and the said Joseph Pim North and that upon the treaty of said marriage it was agreed upon by and between said John Richard Somers and said Jeanette Gertrude Somers on the one part and Joseph Pim North on the other part that the said John Richard Somers should grant and convey the several therein before recited lands and promises to the said Samuel Handy Somers and David Bomford North up the trusts thereinafter thereof declared has by said memorialising indenture witnessed that in consideration of the said intended marriage and the nominal consideration therein mentioned the said John Richard Somers did grant unto the said Samuel Handy Somers and David Bomford North those parts of the town and lands of Ballinderry Big being the several lands and premises therein before recited and particularly described situate in the Barony of Moycashel and Co Westmeath and respectively conveyed to the said John Richard Somers by the several recited indentures of the tenth day of December one thousand eight hundred and fifty three
To hold the said premises respectively to the said Samuel Handy Somers and David Bomford North and their heirs to the use of the said John Richard Somers and David Bomford North and his heirs until the said intended marriage should take effect and after the solemnization thereof then to the use of the said Samuel Handy Somers and David Bomford North their heirs and assigns upon the trusts therein declared of and concerning the same which said deed and this memorial as to their execution respectively by the said John Richard Somers are duly witnessed by Edward Fetherstonhaugh of Clare Street in the city of Dublin and solicitor and the Rev James Campbell Connolly of Woolwich England Her Majesty’s Chaplain of Woolwich Dockyard
John Richard Somers (seal)
Signed and sealed by John Richard Somers in presence of Edwd Fetherstonhaugh solr 20 Clare St James C Connolly
Now the above named Edwd Fetherstonhaugh of Clare St in the county of the city of Dublin solicitor maketh oath and saith that he this deponent is a subscribing witness to the deed of which the above writing is a memorial and also to said memorial and saith he saw said deed and memorial respectively executed by the said John Richard Somers the granting party thereto and saith the name Edward Fetherstonhaugh subscribed as a witness to said and memorial [sic] respectively is this deponent’s proper name and handwriting and saith that on Thursday the twenty eighth day of March one thousand eight hundred and sixty seven at eleven minutes before two o’clock in the afternoon of said day he this deponent delivered said deed and memorial for registry to Thomas Matthew Ray esqire Assistant Registrar at Registry office Henrietta in the county of the city of Dublin
Edwd Fetherstonhaugh
Sworn before me this 28th day of March 1867 at Reg Office Henrietta St in the county of the city of Dublin
Copied from www.Bomford.net.
     John died on 4 October 1894 in 41 Wellington St, Dublin, Ireland.

Children of John Richard Somers and Maria Jane Handy

Reginald Arthur Somers

(1901 - 11 February 1942)
     Reginald Arthur Somers was born in 1901 in Corebeg townland, Doora DED, Clare, Ireland. He may have married in Ireland in 1934. He was the son of Rev Samuel Handy Somers and Ida Rebecca MacEnnery.
     Reginald died on 11 February 1942 in Burma. Major R D J Somers, 7th Rajputs who died on active service.

Richard Somers

( - 1848)
     Richard Somers married Anne Sarah Fouace, daughter of Thomas Fouace and Sarah Unknown.
     Richard died in 1848.

Child of Richard Somers and Anne Sarah Fouace

Richard John Somers

(1838 - 16 January 1890)
     Richard John Somers was born in 1838. He was the son of John Richard Somers and Maria Jane Handy.
     Richard John Somers married Jane Marsh in 1870. Richard John, late Captain 11th Hussars, married 1870 Jane, a daughter of the Rev Peter Marsh.
     Richard died on 16 January 1890.
     His will was proved at Ireland.

Samuel Handy Somers

(circa 1839 - December 1900)
     Samuel Handy Somers was born circa 1839. He was the son of John Richard Somers and Maria Jane Handy.
     Samuel Handy Somers married Mary Anne Jeffcott on 24 June 1862 in St Anne's, Dublin.
Samuel was party to a deed dated 19 March 1867 in Westmeath; Memorial of indenture made the nineteenth day of March in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty seven between John Richard Somers of Friarsland in the county of Dublin esquire of the first part
Jeannette Gertrude Somers of Friarsland aforesaid … daughter of the said John Richard Somers of the second part
Joseph Pim North esquire now a captain in Her Majesty’s 3rd Regiment of Hussars of the third part and
Samuel Handy Somers of Tyrellspass in the county of Westmeath esquire and David Bomford North of Fairview in the county of Westmeath esquire MD of the fourth part
Reciting that by deed poll bearing date the tenth day of December one thousand eight hundred and fifty three Mountefort Longfield Esquire LLD and Charles James Hargreave Esquire QC two of the commissioners for sale of incumbered estates in Ireland did for the considerations in said deed mentioned grant unto said John Richard Somers party hereto of the first part of the town and lands of Ballinderry Big containing four hundred and seven acres two roods and nine perches or thereabouts situate in the Barony of Moycashel and county of Westmeath to hold to the said John Richard Somers his heirs and assigns for ever
And reciting that by a certain other deed poll bearing date of tenth day of December one thousand eight hundred and fifty three the said Mounteford Longfield and Charles James Hargreaves did for the considerations therein contained grant unto the said John Richard Somers certain other portions of the lands of Ballinderry Big containing fifty six acres one rood and sixteen perches or thereabouts situate in the Barony and county aforesaid to hold to the said John Richard Somers his heirs and assigns for ever
And after further reciting amongst other things that a marriage has been agreed upon between said Jeanette Gertrude Somers and the said Joseph Pim North and that upon the treaty of said marriage it was agreed upon by and between said John Richard Somers and said Jeanette Gertrude Somers on the one part and Joseph Pim North on the other part that the said John Richard Somers should grant and convey the several therein before recited lands and promises to the said Samuel Handy Somers and David Bomford North up the trusts thereinafter thereof declared has by said memorialising indenture witnessed that in consideration of the said intended marriage and the nominal consideration therein mentioned the said John Richard Somers did grant unto the said Samuel Handy Somers and David Bomford North those parts of the town and lands of Ballinderry Big being the several lands and premises therein before recited and particularly described situate in the Barony of Moycashel and Co Westmeath and respectively conveyed to the said John Richard Somers by the several recited indentures of the tenth day of December one thousand eight hundred and fifty three
To hold the said premises respectively to the said Samuel Handy Somers and David Bomford North and their heirs to the use of the said John Richard Somers and David Bomford North and his heirs until the said intended marriage should take effect and after the solemnization thereof then to the use of the said Samuel Handy Somers and David Bomford North their heirs and assigns upon the trusts therein declared of and concerning the same which said deed and this memorial as to their execution respectively by the said John Richard Somers are duly witnessed by Edward Fetherstonhaugh of Clare Street in the city of Dublin and solicitor and the Rev James Campbell Connolly of Woolwich England Her Majesty’s Chaplain of Woolwich Dockyard
John Richard Somers (seal)
Signed and sealed by John Richard Somers in presence of Edwd Fetherstonhaugh solr 20 Clare St James C Connolly
Now the above named Edwd Fetherstonhaugh of Clare St in the county of the city of Dublin solicitor maketh oath and saith that he this deponent is a subscribing witness to the deed of which the above writing is a memorial and also to said memorial and saith he saw said deed and memorial respectively executed by the said John Richard Somers the granting party thereto and saith the name Edward Fetherstonhaugh subscribed as a witness to said and memorial [sic] respectively is this deponent’s proper name and handwriting and saith that on Thursday the twenty eighth day of March one thousand eight hundred and sixty seven at eleven minutes before two o’clock in the afternoon of said day he this deponent delivered said deed and memorial for registry to Thomas Matthew Ray esqire Assistant Registrar at Registry office Henrietta in the county of the city of Dublin
Edwd Fetherstonhaugh
Sworn before me this 28th day of March 1867 at Reg Office Henrietta St in the county of the city of Dublin
Copied from www.Bomford.net. He was an executor of Alexander Kingston Handy's estate on 19 December 1883 in Mullingar.
     Samuel was registered as Samuel Handy Somers, occupier of 326 acres, Rathnew,Ballykilmore, Clonfad & Tyreelspass at Tyrrelspass, Westmeath, on the 1885 electoral roll.
     Samuel's death was registered in the quarter ending in December 1900 in Dublin North RD.

Child of Samuel Handy Somers and Mary Anne Jeffcott