'Purcell2'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Purcell of Altamira, Purcell of Burton Park, Purcell of Glannamore, Purcell of Kanturk House, Purcell of Springfort

(1) Both of the families shown on this page claim descent from the Purcell 'Barons of Loughmoe'.
(2) BIFR1976 starts with the following Richard but we wonder if he was brother of the John Purcell 'of Kanturk House' who was father of John Purcell of Gurteenard who married Mary Leader (b c1690) in 1711.
Richard Purcell of Kanturk House & Springfort, co. Cork (a temp Charles II who r. 1649-1685)
m. _ Butler
1. Richard Purcell of Kanturk House & Springfort (b 16.06.1703, youngest son)
  m. Jane Goodwin (dau of Richard Goodwin of Coomhooly & Reindesart)
  A. Richard Purcell (b 1728, dsp 12.08.1797, rector of Coole)
  m. (1762) Catherine Grove of Ballyhimmock
  B. Goodwin Purcell of Kanturk House (b 08.12.1739, youngest son)
  m. Mary Purcell (dau of George Purcell of Bettyville)
  i. George Purcell of Glannamore, Castetownroche, co. Cork (d 29.01.1830)
  m. (1791) Mary Delany (d 22.05.1837, dau of Rev. Edward Delany of Whitechurch)
  a. James George Purcell of Glannamore (d 07.11.1843, vicar of Worminghall in Buckinghamshire) had issue
  m. (17.04.1820) Letitia Talbot (d 12.02.1868, dau of Francis Talbot of Foxboro' House by Mary (widow of Robert Norton), dau of John Eiffe)
  b. Charles Percival Purcell
  m. _ Holmes of Maiden Hall, Charleville
  c. Goodwin Purcell (d 1877, vicar of Charlesworth in Derbyshire, 4th son) had issue
  m1. Sarah Lea (dau of Joseph Lea of Davenham)
  m2. (sp?) Elizabeth La Touche (dau of James Digges La Touche of Sans Souci)
  d. Mary Purcell (d 15.04.1851)
  m. (05.08.1819) Joseph Rogerson (d 04.02.1868, rector of Donoughmore, son of Rev. George Sackville)
  e. Jane Purcell
  m. William Delany of Conwaymore
  f. Anne Purcell
  m. James White (vicar of Inchegeela)
  g. Susan Purcell
  m. Robert Bullen of Ballythomas House, Mallow
  h.+ other issue - George of Kenmare, Catherine (d unm)
  ii.+ other issue - Richard (Major), James, Goodwin (Major)
  C.+ other issue - William (b 20.09.1730, d 16.06.1753), Percival (b 23.09.1731), James (b 05.06.1733, d 05.10.1801), John (b 12.05.1735, d 29.08.1759), Thomas (b 03.06.1738m, d 24.07.1775), Catherine (b 10.07.1732), Mary (b 18.05.1734)
2.+ other issue - John (b 22.01.1687), James (b 22.11.1692), William (b 23.11.1692), Sarah (b 01.10.1696), Mary (b 03.07.1698)



John Purcell of Pulleen, co. Cork
1. John Purcell of Pulleen (a 1681)
2. Richard Purcell of Kilbrin, Gortnaconroe, etc.
  m. Barbara Atkins (dau of Richard Atkins of Currykerry West)
  A. John Purcell of Temple Mary, Doneraile, co. Cork
  BIFR1976 reports that John's male line is extinct and that the undermentioned Barbara (son of John) was of this line. The dates suggest that it was probably not this John who was Barbara's father but his presumed son ...
i. John Purcell of Temple Mary
  a. Barbara Purcell
  m. George Hewson of Enniscough & Rathkeale (b 1753)
  B. Thomas Purcell of Gortnaconroe
  m1. _ Webb (dau of John Webb of Cork)
  i. Sir John Purcell of High Fort, co. Cork (d c1830)
  m. Gertrude Franks (dau of Mathew Franks of Moorestown)
  a. Mathew Purcell of Burton Park, co. Cork (d 1845, rector of Churchtown & Dungourney)
  m. (17.07.1800) Eliza Leader (d 1848, dau of William Leader of Mount Leader)
  (1) John Purcell of Burton Park (b 1801, d 05.01.1853) had issue
  m. (14.05.1850) Anna Moore Dempsey (d 1872, dau of M.K. Dempsey of Kildare)
  (2) Matilda Purcell (d unm)
  (3) Eliza Purcell
  m. (25.01.1830) George Crofts of Walshetown (brother of Rev. Freeman Wills of Churchtown)
  (4) Henrietta Purcell
  m. (1836) Richard Labarte of Clonmel
(5) Margaret Purcell
  m1. (1832) William Purcell of Altamira (d 02.01.1837) @1@ below
  m2. (1838) Richard Harris Purcell (son of Richard by Louisa Leader)
  (6) Emily Purcell
  m. Francis Sandes Bradshaw of Tipperary
  (7) Louisa Purcell (dsp 24.07.1906)
  m. (1848) John Powell Longfield (Lt. Colonel, son/heir of Henry Longfield of Waterloo)
  (8) Octavia Purcell (d 10.1836)
  m. (05.1834) Richard Gibbings of Gibbings Grove (d 01.08.1876)
  (9) Georgiana Purcell
  m. (1834) William Gumbleton of Curryglass House
  b. John Purcell of Ramaher, co. Cork
  c. Richard Purcell
  m. Eliza Purcell (dau of Pierce Purcell of Altamira) @2@ below
  ii. Mary Purcell
  m. (1769) John Atkins of Staw Hall
  m2. _ FitzGerald of co. Kerry
  iii. Richard Purcell
  m. Avice Twiss (dau of William Twiss)
  a. Richard Purcell had issue
  m. Barbara Crofts (dau of Robert Crofts, son of William of Velvetstown)
  iv. Avice Purcell
  m. Bartholomew Purdon
  C. Hannah Purcell possibly of this generation
  m. Thomas Harris of Harrisgrove
  i. Barbara Harris
  m. Pierce Purcell of Altamira @3@ just below
  D.+ 2 daughters
3. James Purcell
  A. William Purcell of Altamira, co. Cork
m. Mary Gould
  i. Pierce Purcell of Altamira
  m. Barbara Harris (dau of Thomas Harris of Harrisgrove by Hannah, dau of Richard Purcell of Kilbrin) @3@ just above
  a. William Purcell of Altamira (d 02.01.1837) had issue (1 dau)
  m. (1832) Margaret Purcell (dau of Rev. Mathew Purcell of Burton House) @1@ above
  b. James Purcell of Dromore, co. Cork (d 10.02.1830) had issue
  m. (17.11.1808) Ellen Williamson (d 02.1819, dau of Usher Philpot Williamson of Old Dromore by Anne, dau of Col. Thomas Lloyd of Beechmount)
  c. Richard Harris Purcell of Annabella had issue
  m. Louisa Leader (dau of William Leader of Mount Leader)
  d. Eliza Purcell
  m. Richard Purcell of Highfort @2@ above
  e. Lucinda Barbara Purcell (d 31.12.1865)
  m. (14.01.1806) John Sandes of Moyvane (d 07.03.1818)
  f.+ other issue - Hannah, Mary

Main source(s):
(1) For the upper section : BIFR1976 (Purcell), BLGI1912 (Purcell late of Glannamore)
(2) For the lower section : BIFR1976 (Ryan-Purcell), BLGI1912 (Purcell of Burton Park), BLGI1912 (Purcell of Altamira)
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