'Furnell1'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Furnell of Ballyclough, Furnell of Caherelly, Furnell of Kilderry

BIFR1976 starts with 2 brothers whom we show as sons of ...
?? Furnell
1. Patrick Furnell of Caherelly Castle (d 1703)
2. Thomas Furnell of Ballynacloughy Castle, co. Limerick (to Ireland in 1645)
  A. Bourke Furnell
  i. John Furnell of Ballyclough & Caherelly
m. Mary Quain (dau of Noah Quain of Ballysheedy)
  a. Patrick Furnell of Ballyclough & Caherelly (b 1695, d 27.07.1750)
  m. Ellen Scanlan (dau of Michael Scanlan of Ballynaha)
  (1) John Furnell of Ballyclough & Caherelly (b 1730, d unm 07.10.1796)
  (2) Michael Furnell of Ballyclough & Caherelly, Sheriff of co. Limerick (b 1732, d 1790)
  m1. (27.07.1754) Eliza Massy (dau of Rev. Godfrey Massy, brother of 1st Baron Massy)
  (A) John Frederick Furnell, Sheriff of co. Limerick (b 1757, dvpsp 10.1783)
  m. (26.07.1783) Mary Beatty (dau of Edward Beatty of Dublin, m2. B. Dillon of Dublin)
(B) Michael Furnell of Ballyclough & Caherelly, Sheriff of co. Limerick (b 1758, d 14.01.1816)
  m. (20.08.1791) Mary Stacpoole (dau of George Hogan Stacpoole of Cragbrien Castle)
  (i) Michael Furnell of Ballyclough & Caherelly, Sheriff of co. Limerick (b 17.04.1794, dsp 15.02.1867)
  m. (01.09.1820) Laura Frances Noel (widow of John Ball)
  (ii) George Furnell of Maryville, co. Limerick (b 06.10.1795, d 28.08.1855) had issue
  m. (1833) Meliora Frances Cantillon (dau of George Cantillon of Castle Roberts)
  (iii) Thomas John Furnell of Heathmount, co. Clare (b 10.011.1797, Captain) had issue
m. Arabella Wallace
  (iv) Frederick Furnell of Caherelly House, co. Limerick (b 06.06.1800, Surgeon Major, 5th son) had issue
  m. Elizabeth Brodie (dau of Thomas Brodie)
  (v) Mary Furnell (b 17.02.1799)
  m. Timothy O'Brien of Kilmore
  (vi) Jane Furnell (b 15.03.1802)
  m. Lawrence Marshall of Tomaline
  (vii) Eliza Furnell (b 02.03.1805)
  m. William Gabbett of Mount Minnett
  (viii) Emma Furnell (b 20.09.1811)
  m. George Westropp of co. Clare (d 1858, dau of Rev. Thomas of Doonnass)
  (ix)+ other issue - William (b 29.12.1797, d 15.03.1798), William (b 25.07.1803, d unm), Henry (b 03.06.1806), Jane (b 29.06.1792, d infant), Elizabeth (b 29.04.1793, d infant)
  (C) Amelia Baker (Emma) Furnell (b 1758)
  m. Henry Bevan of Camass (d 1826)
  (D) Elizabeth Furnell (b 1760)
  m. William Norris of Limerick
  m2. (1770) Mary Stacpoole (dau of John Stacpoole, widow of John Brady)
  m3. (1784) Eliza Dalton (dau of Thomas Dalton, son of Rev. Thomas of Ballycahane)
  (E) Amy Furnell (b 1785)
  m. George Lake of The Abbey, Rathkeale
  (3) Ellen Furnell (b 1737)
  m. (1759) George Tomkins (Captain)
  (4)+ other issue - Bourke of Cahirduff (b 1734), Charles of Richill (b 1736)
  b. Bourke Furnell of Kilderry (b 1696)
  (1) Patrick Furnell (b 1725, to America)
  (2) daughter
  m. _ O'Grady (Dr)
  c. Thomas Furnell of Kilderry (b 1697)
  (1) Thomas Furnell of Rockfield, Crecora, co. Limerick (b 1740)
  m. Mary Anne Cashell of Bushfield
  (A) John Thomas Furnell (b 22.06.1784, d 16.01.1787)
  (B) Rebecca Furnell
  m. Samuel Bennett of Balincoola
  (C) Mary Furnell (d 1844)
  m. Henry Bevan of Lemonfield
  (D) Sarah Furnell
  m. Samuel Bennett of Ballinvana
  (E) Honora Furnell
  m. William White
  (F) Eliza Furnell
  m. Terence O'Brien
  (G) Henrietta Furnell
  m. Edward Bennett
  d. Elenor Furnell
  m. Patrick Nihil of Ballysheedy
  e.+ other issue - John of Kilderry (b 1698), Richard (d unm), Honora (d unm)

Main source(s): BIFR1976 (Furnell)
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