The Bomford Family of Ireland and Allied Families

 

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Contents without subheadings (just the Chapter titles).

 

About Peter Bamford's The Bomford Family of Ireland and Allied Families.

Family Tree

Chapter 1 The Early Days from 1580 $$                                   ($$ = Land Summary)

1.1  Bomford Origins

1.2  The Start of the Lineage

1.3  The Laracor Tombstone

1.4  Interesting but Negative Investigation

1.4.1  The Down Survey

1.4.2  The Court of Claims

1.4.3  Dublin of the 1660s

1.4.4  The Country Tower House

1.5  Eleanor Chenevix

1.6  The Children

1.7  Unplaced Bomfords

1.8  Clonmahon (or Clonmaghan)

1.8.1  Clonmahon Deed

1.8.2  The Wellesley Family

1.8.3  The Rowley Family

1.8.4  Dean Jonathan Swift

1.8.5  Thomas Sheridan’s School

1.9  A Start on the Deeds

1.9.1  Lease - Rahinstown and Baconstown  10th December 1691

1.9.2  Lease - Enniscoffey and Oldtown  20th July 1692

1.9.3   Lease - Rathflisk  20th January 1699

1.9.4  Lease - Castletown   3rd September 1702

1.10  The Family in 1702

1.10.1  The Wilson Family

1.11  Probable 17th Century Property

1.11.1  The Bomford Estates in 1702

1.12  The Jacobite War in Ireland  1689-91

Chapter 2 Mostly Land 1703 ‑ 1721 $$

2.1  Lease - Oldtown. Ardrums and Ferrans  1703

2.2  Lease - Rathfeigh  22nd March 1706

2.3  Lease - Clonfad   22nd February 1708

2.4  Lease - Gallow  5th April 1709

2.4.1  Gallow Lease Re-Assigned  30th April 1709

2.5  Lease Gallow  23rd October 1712

2.5.1  The Jones Family

2.5.2  Jones of Dollinstown

2.5.3  Jones of Clonmoyle

2.6   Lease - Rattin   22nd November 1710

2.7  Lease - Clounstown  8th December 1710

2.7.1  The Wade Family

2.8  Lease - Killeglan  20th December 1710

2.9  Lease - Gurteen and Gainstown  1st February 1711

2.10  Lease – Primatstown, Irishtown & Kilmoon  31st July 1712

2.11  Lease - Cushenstown. Portlester & Bodman  27th March 1719

2.11.1  The Langford Family

2.11.2  The Rowley Family

2.11.3  The Headfort (Taylour) Family

2.12  Mostly Oliver Bomford’s Property  c1720

2.13  Marriage - Stephen Bomford & Anne Smith  1713

2.13.1  Marriage - Edward Bomford & Margaret Charlton

2.13.2  Trinity College, Dublin

2.14  Lease - Ardrums  13th February 1720

2.15  Lease - Pranstown   17th February 1720

2.16  Public Records

2.17  Death of Colonel Laurence Bomford  25th March 1720

2.17.1  The Family Tree

2.18  Lease - Parkstown. Cooleronan & Crossenstown  21st February 1721

2.19  Sale - Dublin Property  1st April 1721

2.20  Death of Oliver Bomford  1721

2.21  Will of Laurence Bomford  10th June 1721

2.22  The Family and their Estates  1722

2.23  The Bomford Estates  1722

Chapter 3 Oliver, Thomas and Laurence 1721 ‑ 1729

3.1  Bomford - Echlin Marriages

3.1.1  Marriage of Elizabeth Bomford   1723

3.1.2  Marriage of Laurence Bomford   c1733

3.1.3  Marriage of Margaret Bomford  1735

3.2  Lease - Cushenstown. Portlester & Bodman  16th December 1721

3.2.1  Lease - Brick   30th July 1724

3.2.2  Lease - Smithstown. Thomastown, Cappaghill, Reesk and part of Kilbrew  8th August 1724

3.2.3  Baronies, Townlands etc

3.2.4  A Further Digression. Political and Social

3.3  The Mortgages of Cushenstown and Crossmacoole

3.3.1  Mortgage - Cushenstown  23rd September 1727

3.3.2  Mortgage - Cushenstown  8th October 1727

3.3.3  Lease - Cushenstown  27th March 1728

3.3.4  Mortgage - Cushenstown  27nd  November 1729

3.4  Marriage Settlement Thomas Bomford and Jane Shinton  9th February 1729

3.4.1  The Shinton Family

3.4.2  The Shinton Houses

3.5  The Death of Laurence Bomford

3.5.1  Lease - Westmeath Property  9th June 1729

3.5.2  Lease - Killeglan  19th December 1743

Chapter 4 Stephen of Gallow 1724 ‑ 1738

4.1  Lease - Tyrellstown  16th June 1724

4.1.1  Lease - Tyrellstown  19th December 1739

4.2  Lease - Ferrans  28th October 1724

4.3  Lease - Gallow  3rd March 1731  /  2nd May 1735

4.4  Lease - Arodstown and Dirpatrick  17th March 1725

4.4.1  Lease - Dirpatrick  15th December 1726

4.5  Mortgages - Dirpatrick

4.6  Lease - Little Cabragh   10th April 1730

4.7  Lease - Gurteen   14th December 1738

Chapter 5 Thomas of Rahinstown 1725 ‑ 1740 $$

5.1  Lease - Whitestown and Boycetown  15th February 1725

5.1.1  Lease - Whitestown and Boycetown  27th June 1737

5.2  Mortgage - Bellewstown (near Trim)  14th April 1725

5.3  Lease - Balloughter (Hightown)  3rd January 1731

5.4  Mortgages of Thomas of Rahinstown  1731 - 1739

5.4.1  Memorial  26th July 1731

The Pakenham (Longford) Family

5.4.2  £2,000 Mortgage to Jacob Pechell  10th May 1733

5.4.3  £1,000 Mortgage on Balloughter  11th  December 1734

5.4.4  Receipts for Bonds  16th January 1741

5.4.5  Deed of Assignment of Land to Nephew  24th February 1738

5.4.6  Mortgage (?) to Richard Connell  21st July 1739

5.5  Letter from Thomas to Richard Connell  11th August 1739

5.5.1  Summary of Thomas’ Debt

5.6  Lease - Rattin and Clonfad   16th January 1740

The Tyrrell Family

5.7  Will of Thomas the Elder of Rahinstown.   20th August 1738

5.7.1  Probate of Will of Thomas Bomford  3rd February 1740

5.8  The State of the Family in 1740

5.9  The Bomford Estates   1740

Chapter 6 Thomas' Mortgage Problems 1740 ‑ 1760

6.1

6.2 Sale of Corn etc 21st February 1740

6.3 Marriage - Thomas the younger and Mary Foster 30th March 1740

6.4 Death of Thomas the younger January 1741

6.5 Lease - Oldtown. Ardrums and Ferrans  10th August 1744

6.6 Turf from Oldtown 10th August 1744

6.7 Mediation over Disputed Will of Thomas the Elder 10th August 1744

6.8 Lease - Clonfad Rattin and Balloughter. 6th February 1746

6.9 Termination of Boycetown 16th May 1746

6.10 £2.000 Mortgage of Jacob Pechell 1750 - 1765

6.10.1 £2.000 Mortgage Passed to Elizabeth Chenevix 13th October 1756

6.10.2 Mortgage Passed to Daniel Chenevix. 21st October 1761

6.10.3 Mortgage Passed to Daniel Chenevix 20th October 1762

6.10.4 Mortgaged Lands Leased to Robert Sibthorpe 1st October 1764

6.10.5 Mortgaged Lands made over to Stephen Bomford 2nd November 1765

6.10.6 List of deeds left in the care of Mr Sibthorpe on 15th/16th May 1772 relating to Mr Thomas (Senior) Bomford’s mortgages 15th May 1772

6.10.7 Summary of Thomas the Elder’s £2,000 Mortgage

Chapter 7 The Cousins of Clounstown & Killeglan 1734 ‑ 1759

7.1  The Children of Oliver and his brother Laurence

7.1.1  Oliver of Cushenstown

7.1.2  Laurence of Killeglan

7.2  Lease - Mill town and Ballymagiddon  28th November 1734

7.2.1  Termination of above Lease   15th July 1736

7.3  Marriage Licence- - Laurence Bomford & Jane Smith   10th May 1744

7.4  Mortgage - Cushenstown  1734 - 1750

7.4.1  Mortgage of  29th November 1743

7.4.2  Mortgage of 3rd April 1747

7.4.3  Mortgage of 7th April 1747

7.4.4  Mortgage of 11th December 1750

7.5  Lease- Pranstown   11th December 1749

7.5.1  Lease- Pranstown   6th September 1750

7.6  Lease - Thorntown  1752

7.7  Farragh - Court Case  1731 - 1759

7.7.1  The case opened on 23rd February 1731

7.7.2  Farragh - Termination by Susanna  4th July 1741

7.7.3  Farragh - Court Case  1753

7.7.4  Farragh - Court Case  10th October 1756

7.7.5  Farragh - Lease & Court Case  8th May 1759

7.8  Death of Rev John Echlin   19th January 1763

7.8.1  The Echlin Family  19th January 1763

7.9  Lease - Wilson Property  5th March 1754

7.9.1  The Wilson Family  5th March 1754

7.10  Lease - Cushenstown   15th March 1754

7.11  Mortgage - Clounstown   15th March 1754

7.12  Mortgage - Clounstown  17th June 1756

7.13  Lease - Kilbrew  12th October 1751

7.13.1  Lease - Kilbrew  8th April 1761

7.14  Mortgage - Rathfeigh  22nd August 1753

7.15  Marriage - Arthur Bomford & Mary Tarlton  14th September 1740

7.16  Marriage - Frances Bomford & Robert Madden  1753

7.16.1  The Madden Family of Meadesbrook

7.17  Marriage - William Bomford & Charity Ryder.  22nd March 1754

7.17.1  Marriage Settlement - William Bomford & Charity Ryder.  15/20th March 1754

7.18  Death of Thomas Bomford of Clounstown  2nd September 1757

7.18.1  Trust in Will of Thomas of Clounstown  12th January 1764

7.18.2  The Rochfort Family

Chapter 8 Mostly Marriages 1742 ‑ 1760

8.0  Edward's and Stephen's children: marriage dates

8.1  Catherine Bomford Marries Antony Hamilton

8.1.1  Marriage Settlement of Antony Hamilton and Catherine Bomford  15th February 1742

8.1.2  Marriage Settlement  3rd March 1750

8.1.3  Death of Anthony Hamilton  June 1755

8.1.4  The Hamilton Family

8.1.5  Hamilton Land Purchase  5th May 1770

8.2  Stephen Bomford Marries Elizabeth Sibthorpe  18th April 1745

8.2.1  The Foster and Sibthorpe Families

8.3  Anne Bomford Marries Owen Daly  c1745

8.3.1  The Cooke Family

8.3.2  Elizabeth Bomford marries Christopher Standring  1 June 1741

8.4  Dorcas Bomford Marries Edward Williams  c1745

8.5  Ann Bomford marries Samuel L’Estrange  1750

8.5.1  The Smith Family

8.5.2  The L’Estrange Family

8.5.3  The Bermingham Family

8.6  Mary Bomford marries William Coates  22nd June 1750

8.6.1  Marriage Settlement  22nd June 1750

8.6.2  The Coates Family

8.6.3  Death of William Coates  March 1789

8.6.4  Assignment of Woodtown and Clonee  2nd November 1790

8.6.5  The Coates Family Tree

8.7  John Bomford and his Marriage

8.7.1  Rev John Bomford marries Ann Forster  March 1753

8.7.2  The Forster Family

8.8  Esther Bomford marries John Kelly  1756

8.9  Anne Bomford marries John Molloy  4th June 1755

8.9.1  The Molloy Family and Anne’s Children

8.9.2  Anne’s Marriage Dates

8.10  Isaac Bomford marries Sarah Mathews  24th November 1756(ML)

8.11  David Bomford marries Sarah Burtchaell  December 1756

8.11.1  The Burtchaell Family

8.12  Lucy Bomford marries Thomas Birmingham  c1760

Chapter 9 The Two Stephens & The Rev John 1743 ‑ 1761

9.1  Lease - Rahinstown & Baconstown  26th January 1743

9.2  Lease - Dirpatrick  2nd December 1750

9.2.1  Lease - Dirpatrick  31st December 1750

The Higgins Family

9.2.2  Lease - Dirpatrick  31st December 1750

9.2.3  Lease - Dirpatrick  4th May 1754

9.2.4  Unplaced Bomfords

9.3  Mortgage - Culmullin & Ferrans   26th June 1745

9.3.1  Mortgage - Culmullin   1st October 1767

9.3.2  Lease - Culmullin   19th December 1747

9.3.3  Lease - Culmullin   19th December 1747

9.3.4  Lease - Culmullin   30th July 1748

9.3.5  Lease - Culmullin   29th October 1757

9.3.6  The Dopping Family

9.3.7  The Tew Family

9.3.8  Lease – Culmullin (Woodtown)  18th December 1760

9.3.9  A Note on the Lands of Culmullin, Woodtown & Weatherstown

9.4  Lease - Ferrans  15th February 1749

9.4.1  Lease – Brayfield (Ferrans)  30th March 1751

9.5  Lease – Gainstown & Tyrrellstown  2nd July 1755

9.5.1  Lease – Gainstown & Tyrrellstown  20th  March 1759

9.6  Lease – Gallow  11th July 1758

9.6.1  Lease – Gallow  1st October 1759

9.7  Death of Stephen Bomford the elder  1759

9.7.1  The Executors Renounce Stephen’s Will  12th November 1760

9.7.2  Stephen’s Family Renounce his Will  12th June 1761

9.7.3  Death of Ann (Smith), Stephen’s Wife  December 176

Chapter 10 Edward of Hightown 1750 ‑ 1762

10.1  Edward, the fourth son of Colonel Laurence Bomford

10.2  Map of Hightown & Quinera  May 1749

10.2.1  Lease - Balloughter (Hightown)  27th February 1750

10.2.2  Lease - Hightown  7th April 1755

10.3  Lease - Oldtown & Enniscoffey  2nd April 1756

10.3.1  Lease - Oldtown & Enniscoffey  20th July 1756

10.3.2  Mortgage  - Oldtown & Enniscoffey  2nd August 1756

10.3.3  Lease - Oldtown (Leagatoor)  25th May 1761

10.4  Death of Edward Bomford  June or July 1756

Summary of Edward’s Family

10.5  A Brief to the Right Honourable John, Lord Baron Bowes of Clonlyon, Lord Chancellor of Ireland  23rd June 1762

Bomford versus Richard Fetherston

10.6  Stephen the Younger’s Attempt to Regain Oldtown and Enniscoffey   9th April 1801

10.7  The Fetherston Family

Chapter 11 Children of Stephen the Elder 1760 ‑ 1780 $$

11.1  Lease - Rahinstown & Baconstown

11.2  Lease – Castletownbellew  13th March 1761

11.2.1  Lease – Bellewstown, Red Mountain, Dunfierth and Mylerstown  18th July 1761

11.2.2  Lease - Lands in the Barony of Carbery   16th October 1761

11.2.3  Lease - Dunfierth, Mucklin & Mulgeeth  3rd November 1770

11.2.4  The Lands of Dunfierth Parish

11.3  Lease - Carlingford  19th March 1762

11.3.1  Lease – Carlingford  29th September 1775

11.3.2  The Stannus Family

11.4  The Bomford Family  1762

11.4.1  Changes in the Bomford Estates since 1740  1762

11.4.2  The Bomford Estates   1762

11.5  Journey by Arthur Young   June 1776

11.6  Lease – Dublin Houses  2nd February 1760

11.6 1  Lease – Dublin Houses  21st July 1760

11.6.2  Lease – Dublin Houses  24th December 1765

11.6.3  Lease – Limerick Houses  27th July 1773

11.7  Request to David Bomford  20th January 1768

11.8  David Bomford, Merchant of Dublin  1770 - 1788

11.9  David’s Illegitimate Son, Stephen  1754/55 - 1782

11.10  Will of Rev. Samuel Partridge  17th January 1774

11.10.1  Stephen the Younger’s Children  1774

11.11  Death of Rev John Bomford  6th February 1776

11.11.1  Lease - Gallow  23rd August 1777

11.12  Lease – Dublin House  15th August 1769

11.13  Mortgage Given  6th December 1779

11.14  Isaac Bomford Attorney  1770 - 1790

11.15  Georgian Dublin

Chapter 12 Children of Oliver & Laurence 1759 ‑ 1769

12.1.1  Arthur of Rathfeigh and his wife Mary (Tarleton)

12.1.2  Mary Bomford and her Three Daughters

12.1.3  The Tarleton Family

12.2  Laurence of Killeglan

12.2.2  Death of Laurence   August 1761

12.2.3  Death of Jane (Smith)  1769

12.2.4  Laurence and Jane’s Children

12.2.5  Marriage - Wilson Bomford &. Anne Bomford  January 1759

12.2.6  Children of Wilson and Anne

12.2.7  Leases - Ballyowen  1799 and 1803

The Earl of Carhampton

12.2.8  Laurence Bomford, eldest Son

12.2.9  Thomas Shinton Bomford, 2nd Son

12.2.10  Wilson Bomford. 3rd Son

12.3  Summary - Offspring of Laurence of Killeglan, 3rd Son of Colonel Laurence

Chapter 13 William of Cushenstown 1760 ‑ 1803

13.1  William in 1760

13.2  Mortgage - Surgolstown & Laurestown  23rd December 1760

13.2.1  Mortgage - Surgolstown & Laurestown  11th April l772

13.2.2  Lease - Surgolstown & Laurestown   18th April 1772

13.3  Lease - Primatstown  27th February 1761

13.4  Lease - Pranstown   2nd June 1761

13.5  Lease - Cushenstown  19th January 1762

13.5.1  Lease - Cushenstown  20th February 1762

13.5.2  Lease - Cushenstown  29th March 1771

13.5.3  Lease - Cushenstown  31st January 1783

13.5.4  Lease - Cushenstown  1st July 1784

13.5.5  William’s Marriages and Children

13.6  Rights of William’s Children   26th March 1783

13.6.1  Settlement on William’s Children   28th June 1786

13.6.2  Settlement on William’s Children   3rd July 1786

13.6.3  Lease - Cushenstown etc.  5th July 1786

13.6.4  Lease - Dublin House  10th January 1792

13.7  William’s Property at Lake Tay

13.7.1  Lease - Lake Tay   13th January 1784

13.7.2  Lease - Lake Tay  27th April 1785

13.7.3  Lease - Lake Tay  28th April 1785

13.7.4  Lease - Ballymaslowe  9th November 1788

13.8  Lease - Delgany   9th October 1790

13.8.1  Lease - Delgany  20th September 1798

13.9 Leases - Cushenstown

13.9.1  Lease - Cushenstown  10th March 1784

13.9.2  Lease - Cushenstown   16th July 1791

13.9.3  Lease - Cushenstown & Dunreigh  13th December 1791

13.9.4  Lease - Cushenstown, Kilmoon etc   11th March 1794

13.9.5  Lease – Cushenstown, Kilmoon etc  14th May 1795

13.10  Death of William of Delgany   c1803

Chapter 14 William's Brothers & Sisters 1764 ‑ 1800

14.0  Summary of William's Siblings

14.1  Marriage - Thomas and Alice Jessop   12th January 1764

14.2  The Bomford - Jessop Family

14.3  Lease - Brick  13th May 1778

14.4  Death of Jane Bomford (Shinton)  1785

14.4.1  Marriage - Jane Bomford & Samuel Heally   c1st January 1770

14.5  Sale of Clounstown

14.5.1  Mortgage and Sale of Clounstown   26th July 1784

14.5.2  Sale of Clounstown  26th July 1784

14.5.3  Sale of Clounstown  13th October 1788

14.6  Lease - Cyplin  26th October 1784

14.6.1  Lease – Brick & Cyplin  18th December 1784

14.7  Lease - Ardnacrany   6th February 1796

14.8  Children of Thomas and Alice (Jessop)

14.8.1  Thomas Bomford

14.8.2  Robert Bomford and his wife, Martha (Battersby)

14.8.3  John Bomford

14.8.4  The Bomfords of Ballinakill & Co Westmeath   1799-1853

14.8.5  Lease - Ballinakill  15th December 1826

14.8.6  Lease - Ballinakill  25th May 1850

Lease - Ballinakill  20th January 1853

14.8.7  Bomfords in the Militia

14.8.8  Bomford Family Tree

14.9  Court Case - Thomas Bomford v Rev Thomas Jessop  c1796

14.10  John Bomford, Merchant of Dublin

14.10.0  Marriage - John Bomford & Dorcas Ahmuty   27th November 1766

14.10.1  Land Transfer - Ahmuty Property  26th September 1767

14.10.2  Land Transfer - Ahmuty Property  20th August 1777

14.10.3  Ahmuty - Bomford Bequest   3rd February 1790

14.10.4  The Achmuty Family

14.10.5  John Bomford’s Immediate Achmuty Relatives

14.11  John’s Second Marriage - Mary Ann Barrington  8th October 1788

14.11.1  Lease - Upper Rathdowns  29th September 1795

14.12  The Daughters of Thomas Bomford and Jane (Shinton) of Clounstown

14.12.1  Anne Bomford

14.12.2  Elizabeth Bomford

14.12.3  Frances Bomford, Mrs Madden

14.12.4  Emilia Bomford. Mrs Harrison

14.12.5  Jane Bomford. Mrs Heally

14.12.6  Christian Bomford, Mrs Hopson (1), Mrs Russell (2)

14.13  Summary –  Family of Thomas Bomford & Jane (Shinton)

Chapter 15 The Bomfords of Rahinstown 1779 ‑ 1800

15.1  The Older Generation  1780

15.1.1  Death of Ann L’Estrange (Bomford)  1784

15.1.2  The Mulock Family

15.2  The Younger Generation  1780

15.3  Lease - Ross  3rd June 1772

15.3 1  Lease - Ross  10th August 1781

15.3.2  Mortgage Re-payment  20th December 1787

15.3.3  Rahinstown House

15.4  Robert Bomford – Army Career  1771 - 1793

15.5  Marriage - Robert Bomford & Maria Massy-Dawson  1792

15.5.1  The Massy Family

15.5.2  Massy v Headfort - A Case of Seduction

15.6  Marriage - Margaret Bomford & John Mockler of Trim   c1778

15.6.1  Trim Parish Records

15.6.2  Military Records

15.6.3  Bomford Documents

15.6.4  Probable Mockler Family Tree

15.7  Locally Raised Forces in Meath

15.7.1  Meath Militia

15.7.2  Meath Volunteers

15.7.3  Meath Yeomanry

15.8  Trevor Bomford   1760-1797

15.8.1  Trevor - An Attorney  12th June 1787

15.8.2  Marriage - Trevor Bomford & Mary Bateman   September 1789

15.8.3  Dublin House lease by Trevor Bomford  3rd August 1795

15.8.4  Trevor’s wife - Mary Bateman

The McDonnell Family

15.8.5  The Bateman Family

15.8.6  The Crosbie Family

15.9  Death of Stephen  1790 - 1791

15.10  Frances Jane Bomford  c1760 - ?

15.10.1  Marriage - Frances Jane and Col Cromwell Massy  November 1800

15.11  Brief Concerning the Disputed Bog of Clonfad   1793

15.11.1  Clonfad

15.11.2  Letter from Richard Dardis

15.12  Case of Bankruptcy   22nd December 1785

15.12.1  Another Case of Bankruptcy  18th December 1787

15.12.2  Deed of Assignment of the Bankrupt  A month later

15.13  Leases & Purchase of Drumlargan  1787 - 1808

15.13.1  John Osborn’s Deed of Settlement  22nd April 1708

15.13.2  Lease - Drumlargan & Knockturin  28th February 1795

15.13.3  Lease - Drumlargan, Knockturin etc  31st October 1803

15.13.4  Lease - Drumlargan, Knockturin etc  1st May 1805

15.13.5  Final Settlement of Drumlargan etc   11th July 1808

15.13.6  Summary of Drumlargan Leases

15.13.7  The Coddington Family

15.13.8  Townland Place Names & Position

15.13.9  The Battle of Drumlargan  8th August 1647

15.13.10  The Church of Drumlargan

Chapter 16 David & his Brother Isaac 1780 ‑ c1800 $$

16.1  Death of John Bomford  1776

16.1.1  David Bomford  1780

16.1.2  David's Family  1780

16.1.3  Isaac Bomford  1780

16.1.4  Lease - Gurteen  9th February 1781

16.1.5  Lease - Kilglan   19th February 1788

16.2  Marriage - Jane Bomford & Duke Cooper  August 1785

16.2.1  The Cooper Family

16.3  Marriage - Anne Bomford & John North  September 1786

16.3.1  Marriage Settlement  8th May 1786

16.3.2  Whitewell

16.4  The North Family

16.4.1  Francis North

16.4.2  Joseph North

Bagot Family of Kilcoursey, King’s Co

16.4.3  William North of Kilbride

16.4.4  John North of Tyrellspass

16.4.5  Roger North of Guilford 

16.4.6  North family of Westmeath

16.4.7  Joseph and Roger North of Brackland & William North of Clonfad

16.5  Isaac Bomford 1788-1805 Almanack Entries

16.6  Isaac Bomford the Elder   1730-1793

16.6.1  Death of Sarah, Isaac’s Wife

16.6.2  The Mathews Family

16.7  Marriage Anne Trevor & Rev Newburgh Burroughs  September 1791

16.7.1  Marriage Settlement  19th August 1791

16.7.2  The Burroughs Family

16.7.3  After the Marriage

16.8  Summary of Isaac and his Family

16.9  Summary of the Bomford Family  1800

16.9.1  Changes in the Bomford Estates since 1762  1800

16.9.2  The Bomford Estates  1800

Co Kildare Properties (Map and list)

Co Meath Properties (Map and list)

Co Westmeath Properties (Map and List)

Chapter 17 The Last of Oliver's & Laurence's Branches; & The Unplaced Bomfords 1836 - 1899

17.1  The Children of William of Delgany

17.2  Leases of Cushenstown & Surrounds  1803-1810

17.2.1  Marriage Settlement – Thomas Bomford & Rebecca Eyre   19th October 1807

17.2.2  Thomas’ Brothers and Sisters

17.2.3  Leases - Delgany  1808-1815

17.2.4  Marriage Settlement - Edith Bomford and Richard Jeffares  17th October 1815

17.2.5  Marriage - Margaret Helen Bomford & John Johnson Hunt  1791

17.2.6  Marriage of Elizabeth Bomford and John Cooper

17.2.7  Summary of William’s Marriages and Children

17.2.8  The Inheritance of Cushenstown etc

Part B - The Unplaced Bomfords (see also 9.2.4)

17.3.1  Marriage of Elizabeth Bomford and John Cooper

17.3.2  Jane Bomford’s Two Marriages

17.3.4  Mrs A Bomford Kelly

17.4.1  Launcelot Richard Bomford

17.4.2  Launcelot Richard Bomford the Younger

17.4.3  Wilson Bomford

17.4.4  Edward Bomford

17.4.5  Sarah Bomford & her Sons  After 1835

17.5  Four Bomfords Shoemakers of Dublin

17.5.1  Laurence Bomford & his wife Elizabeth Cheevers   31st May 1796

17.5.2  William Bomford & his wife Ann Jordan  21st September 1803

17.5.3  William Bomford the Younger & his wife Jane

17.5.4  William’s wife Jane Marries William Daly  4th August 1854

17.5.5  Thomas Bomford, Shoemaker

17.5.6  William Benjamin Bomford of Mullingar

17.5.7  Speculation

17.8  The Bomfords of Trim  1771-1837

17.8.1  Edward Bomford marries Margaret Plunket   1798

17.8.2  William Bomford Assigns a Trim House   16th January 1831

17.8.3  Introducing the Emigration to Tasmania  1833

17.8.4  Isaac Bomford of Tasmania  1800 - 1886

17.8.5  Peter Isaac Bomford  1834 - 1910

17.8.6  Doctor John Bede Bomford  1836 - 1901

17.8.7  Francis Edward Bomford  1840 - 1916

17.8.8  Rachel Mary Bomford  1849 - 1939

17.9  The Bomfords of Dirpatrick  1729-75

17.9.1  The Bomfords of Agher Parish  1808-18

17.9.2  Speculation

17.10.1  John Bomford marries Anne Smyth   1713

17.10.2  Edmund Bomford

17.10.3  Frances Bomford marries Thomas Raper

17.10.4  Rebecca Bomford marries John Douglas

17.10.5  Death of John Bomford  1813

17.10.6  Louisa Bomford  1870 - 1872

17.10.7  William Bomford  1878 - 1892

17.10.8  Rev William John Bomford  1863 – 1875

17.10.9  Oliver Bomford of Tourane, Sligo

17.10.10  Death of George Bomford, 15th May 1879

17.10.11  William Bomford and family arrive in New South Wales 19 February 1848

17.10.12  NSW Birth Death and Marriage Records

17.10.13 William Bomford of Summerhill, married 1839

17.11 The Dublin Census, 1911

17.11.1 John Bomford

17.11.2 Victoria Adela Bomford

17.11.3 Anne Bomford

17.11.4 James Bomford

17.11.5 Nicholas Bomford

17.11.6  Elizabeth Bomford

17.11.7 Dublin Parish Records

17.12  Summary of Unplaced Bomfords

Chapter 18 Stephen the Younger & his Children 1797 ‑ 1816

18.1.1  Death of Stephen the Younger  24th May 1806

18.1.2  Will of Stephen of Rahinstown  4th October 1800

18.1.3  Death of Elizabeth wife of Stephen of Rahinstown  1807

18.2  Will of Antony, 4th son of Stephen of Rahinstown  22nd September 1805

18.3  Ephraim Bomford, 7th Son of Stephen of Rahinstown

18.4  Chichester Bomford, 8th son of Stephen of Rahinstown

18.5  Trevor Bomford, 6th son of Stephen of Rahinstown

18.5.1  Death of Trevor Bomford  February 1797

18.5.2  Death of Mary Bomford (Probate)  22nd July 1809

18.5.3  Marriage of Mary Anne Bomford & Francis Chute  13th February 1810

18.5.4  The Chute Family

18.5.5  Military Bomford Connections  1849

18.5.6  The Blennerhassett Family

18.5.7  Kerry Houses  1838

18.6  Marriage – Frances Rose Bomford & Samuel Pratt Winter  20th July 1812

18.6.1  Marriage Settlement  27th February 1812

18.6.2  Change of Trustees of 1812 Settlement  27th September 1831

18.7  The Children of Samuel Pratt Winter & Frances Rose Bomford

18.7.1  Mary Winter

18.7.2  George Winter

18.7.3  Samuel Pratt Winter

18.7.4  Margaret Winter

18.7.5  Frances Jane Winter  1819-1910

18.7.6  Arbella Winter – Mrs Cecil Pybus Cooke

18.7.7  Trevor Winter  1822 - 1885

18.7.8  Anna Maria Sarah Winter  1824 - 1856

18.7.9  The Winters and Early Victoria

18.7.10  Summary of Trevor Bomford & his Family

18.8  George Bomford, the Elder, 5th Son of Stephen

18.8.1  Lease - Clonfad   2nd May 1807

18.8.2  Lease - Cluide  c1809

18.8.3  Release of Rahinstown etc by George to Robert Bomford  10th May 1808

18.8.4  Marriage - George Bomford & Arbella Winter  22nd March 1809

18.8.5  Mortgage of Tullyard for £4.000   21st March 1809

18.8.6  Death of George Bomford the Elder   January 1814

18.8.7  George’s Estate - Prerogative Inventory  22nd ? 1814

18.8.9  Entries in the Family Bible  1811 - 1815

18.9.1  George Bomford’s Houses

18.9.2  Arbella Bomford Buys a Town House  27th October 1814

18.9.3  Arbella Bomford Dies  September 1815

18.9.4  Will of Arbella Bomford  29th July 1815

18.9.5  Codicil to Will  27th August 1815

18.9.6  Probate of Will  12th February 1816

Chapter 19 Robert of Rahinstown & David of Gallow 1802 ‑ 1817 $$

19.1  Robert of Rahinstown, 2nd son of Stephen the Younger   1751 - 1817

19.1.1  Massy Property  2nd August 1802

19.1.2  Rahinstown Handed over to Robert   10th May 1808

19.2  Settlement to Ephraim Bomford  4th May 1809

19.2.1  Settlement to Chichester Bomford  25th April 1810

19.2.2  Settlement of Robert Bomford  28th June 1811

19.2.3  Death of Robert Bomford of Rahinstown   18th April 1817

19.3  David Bomford - Grandson of Colonel Laurence   1730 - c1809

19.4  Marriage Settlement – Sarah Frances Bomford & John Coates of Culcor  27th April 1803

19.4.1  The Coates Family

19.4.2  Culcor & Bridestream House

19.4.3  The Children of the Marriage

19.5  Marriage Settlement Isaac Bomford and Jane Holdcroft  26th February 1807

19.6  Will of David Bomford  19th April 1807

19.6.1  Death of David Bomford of Gallow  1809

19.6.2  Death of Sarah Bomford, Wife of David  1816

19.7  The Bomford Family & their Estates   1820

19.8  Property Changes since 1800

19.9  The Bomford Estates (Statute acres)  1820

Chapter 20 The Minority of George the Younger 1814 ‑ 1832

20.1  The Winters of Agher

20.1.1  The Early Winters

20.2  Agher, early days, and the Pratt Family

20.2.1  The Pratt Family

20.3  Agher Church

20.4  Samuel Winter and his Children

20.4.1  Lady Arabella Denny

20.5  Agher, and young George and Samuel Bomford in 1820

20.5.1  Agher about 1820

20.6  The Winter Cousins

20.6.1  The Caulfeild Family

20.6.2  Later Winters

20.6.3  The Future of the Winter Houses

20.6.4  Winter Family Portraits

20.6.5  Winter Deed of Assignment  8th May 1827

20.7  Education of George and Samuel Bomford  1817-1832

20.8  Final Payment for Drumlargan etc  4th March 1815

20.9  The End of the Lands in Co Kildare

20.9.1  Mortgage Re-Payment on Dunfierth etc  14th October 1817

20.9.2  Mortage re-payment on Dunfierth ect.  14th December 1817

20.9.3  Sale of Dunfierth & Mucklin etc  17th February 1821

20.10  Rent roll of the Minor, George Bomford  c1828

Chapter 21 Robert's Children - Marriages & Settlements 1821 ‑ 1839

21.1  Robert's Provision for his Wife and Children

21.2  Maria Bomford  (the Mother) 

21.2.1  Second Mortgage on Rahinstown  20th March 1824

21.3  Jane Rosetta  (2nd Daughter)

21.3.1  Marriage – Jane Rosetta Bomford & Richard Martin Southcote Mansergh  25th February 1822

21.3.2  Jane Rosetta’s Children

21.3.3  Jane Rosetta’s Family Tree

21.4  Annette Maria  (Eldest Daughter)

21.4.1  The Hesketh Family

21.4.2  Marriage Annette Maria & Sir Thomas Henry Hesketh  3rd April 1824

21.4.3  The Children of Annette Maria and Sir Thomas Hesketh

21.4.4  Lord Haldon’s Family   Annette Maria’s Son-in-Law

21.5  Robert George Bomford  (Only Son)

21.5.1  Marriage Settlement  –  Robert George Bomford & Elizabeth Kennedy   9th October 1826

21.5.2  Portrait of Robert George

21.5.3  The Kennedy Family

21.6  Frances Georgina Bomford  (3rd daughter)

21.6.1  Mortgage on Rahinstown etc  20th April 1827

21.6.2  Marriage Settlement of Frances Georgina Bomford and Richard Bolton  9th May 1827

21.6.3  Richard Bolton of Bective Abbey and his family

21.7  Jemima Letitia Bomford  (4th Daughter)

21.7.1  Marriage Settlement - Jemima Letitia Bomford and Richard Bolton  15th March 1833

21.7.2  The Bolton Family

21.7.3  Lyndon Bolton’s Children

21.7.4  Richard and Jemima Letitia Bolton and their Children

The Crown Jewels

21.8  Susan Margaret Bomford    5th Daughter

21.8.1  Charles Rudinge Martin

21.8.2  Marriage Settlement - Susan Margaret Bomford & Charles Rudinge Martin  29th January 1827

21.8.3  The Martin Family

21.8.4  The children Susan Margaret Bomford & Charles Rudinge Martin

21.8.5  Children of Rev George Henry Martin

21.9   Sarah Maria Bomford    (Youngest, 6th Daughter)

21.9.1  Robert’s Settlement on Sarah Maria  20th February 1839

21.9.2  Marriage - Sarah Maria Bomford and the Honourable Frederick James Tollemache  26th August 1831

21.9.3  The Tollemache Family

21.9.4  Wedding of Sarah Maria Bomford and Frederick Tollemache

Chapter 22 The End of the Rahinstown Family 1831 ‑ 1858

22.1  Robert George Bomford

22.2  Rahinstown Mortgages and Release

22.2.1  Rahinstown Mortgage  1st November 1831

22.2.2  Rahinstown Mortgage  30th May 1838

The Armstrong Family

22.2.3  Rahinstown Mortgage for £12,000   29th December 1838

22.2.4  Deed of Release of Rahinstown   14th February 1839

22.2.5  Deed of Release of Rahinstown   17th August 1839

22.3  Ordnance Survey Field Name Books   1836

22.4  Kennedy Property

22.4.1  Kennedy Property   13th April 1834

22.4.2  Kennedy Property   21st July 1846

22.5  Dispute and Lease of Rahinstown and Baconstown   13th May 1841

22.5.1  Continuation  13th October 1843

The Arthur Family

22.5.2  Rahinstown & Baconstown  20th May 1847

22.6.  The Land of Mullagh  14th October 1845

22.6.1  The Trust - Mullagh  20th May 1847

22.6.2  Lease - Mullagh  27th May 1858

22.6.3  Lease - Mullagh  27th May 1858

22.7  Death of Robert George Bomford  11th December 1846

22.8  Death of Maria Bomford  10th July 1848

22.9  The Sale of Rahinstown, Baconstown, Dirpatrick and Arrodstown  1850  - 1854

22.9.1  Mortgage on Rahinstown  27th February 1850

22.9.2  Redemption of Rahinstown £12,000 Mortgage   4th July 1850

22.9.3  Lease of Rahinstown   20th October 1851

22.10  Elizabeth Marries Secondly Marcus Beresford  6th June 1850

Chapter 23 Isaac Introduces the North‑Bomfords 1815 ‑ 1840 $$

23.1  Start of the North Bomford Lineage

23.1.1  Lease Ferrans  8th May 1815

23.1.2  Lease -Gallow. Ferrans & Tyrrellstown  31st December 1819

23.1.3  Entail Removed on Gallow Ferrans & Tyrrellstown  1st February 1820

23.1.4  Lease of Gallow &. Ferrans   5th February 1829

23.2  Marriage - Isaac North & Belinda Emily Pilkington  8th October 1830

23.2.1  The Pilkington and Emerson Families

23.3  Ordnance Survey of Isaac Bomford’s Estates  1836

23.3.1  Isaac Bomford’s Land

23.3.2  Isaac Bomford’s Houses

23.4  Death of Isaac Bomford   1837

23.4.1  Will of Isaac Bomford  12th December 1835

The Cooper and Coates Families

23.5  Probate of Isaac’s Will  August 1837

23.6  Death of Jane Bomford   27th May 1840

23.7  The North Family  1835 - 1896

23.7.1  Will of David North  16th November 1860

23.7.2  Tyrrellstown

23.7.3  David North’s Children

Chapter 24 George the Younger comes of Age 1832 ‑ 1837 $$

24.1  Marriage Settlement - George Bomford & Arbella Winter  21st July 1832

24.1.1  Marriage of George and Arbella  23rd July l832

24.2  George’s Account Book  December 1832 - December 1834

24.3  George’s Commission as a Justice of the Peace  7th November 1834

24.4  Letter from Myles O’Reilly  5th October 1832

24.4.1  The Last Letter from Myles O’Reilly   2nd May 1837

24.4.2  The O’Reilly Family

24.5  The Reynell Family

24.6  Purchase of Oakley Park   1837

Map, Oakley Park (Laurencetown) 1730

24.6.1  Oakley Park Cleared of Mortgages

24.6.2  Conveyance of Oakley Park to George Bomford  9th November 1837

24.6.3  Conveyance and Indemnity of Oakley Park  May 1839

24.7  Purchase of Baltrasna  1793 - 1837

24.7.1  Lease - Baltrasna  1st October 1793

24.7.2  Lease - Baltrasna  1st April 1832

24.7.3  Lease - Baltrasna  31st May 1834

24.7.4  Baltrasna Mortgages Cleared  9th December 1835

24.7.5  Purchase of Baltrasna by George Bomford  12th June 1837

24.7.6  The Hussey Family

24.8  Ordnance Survey of George’s Properties  1836

24.8.1  Drumlargan   1836

24.8.2  Knockstown (Extract from survey)  1836

24.8.3  Baltrasna

24.8.4   Ginnetts  1836

24.8.5  Oakley Park

24.8.6  Clonfad

24.8.7  Rattin

24.8.8  Cluide

24.8.9  Summary of George’s Property  1836

24.9  Summary of all Bomford Property  1837

24.9.1  The Family  1837

24.9.2  Robert George of Rahinstown and his Sisters

24.9.3  George of Oakley Park and Brother Samuel

24.9.4  Isaac of Gallow and Ferrans

Chapter 25 George of Oakley Park 1838 ‑ 1849

25.1  Children of George and Arbella

25.2  Oakley Park House Extension: Date of the Extension  1838 to 1839

25.2.1  Leases of Parts of Oakley Park  1838

25.2.2  The Barnes Family

25.3  Neighbours and Townlands Adjacent to Oakley Park

Oakley Park Map 1836

25.3.1  Neighbours Further Away

25.3.2  The Town of Kells

25.3.3  Disturbances in the Moynalty Area

25.3.4  The Night of the Big Wind  6th January 1839

25.4  Portraits of George and Arbella  1847

25.5  Bomford Arms and Crest

25.6  Children’s Letters (and Verse)  13th February 1842

25.7  Drumlargan Rent from F. P. Winter  1st May 1846

25.7.1  Schedule of Deeds  6th June 1846

25.8  The Famine  1846 - 1849

Chapter 26 Samuel Bomford & his Family 1813 ‑ 1980s

26.1 Early Days

26.2  An Extraordinary Deed  1834

26.2.1  Marriage of Samuel Bomford  1839

26.2.2  Relations at the Wedding  11th July 1839

26.3  Later Movements and Houses

26.3.1  Death of Samuel and Frances Jane Bomford

26.4  Deeds Concerning Samuel

26.4.1  Re-Assignment of £4,000 Loan  15th February 1861

26.4.2  Mortgage to Samuel Arthur Reynell  30th November 1864

26.4.3  £10,000 Mortgage on Oakley Park  1st August 1837

26.5  Children of Samuel and Frances Jane Bomford

26.5.1  Caroline Frances Bomford  1840 - 1859

26.5.2  Rodon Bomford

26.5.3  Rodon Charles Bomford  1845 - 1915

26.5.4  Laurence George Bomford  1847 - 1926

26.5.5  Trevor Bomford  1849 - 1929

26.5.6  Gerald Bomford, Sir  1851 - 1915

26.5.7  Victor Reginald Bomford  1859 - 1900

26.6  Children of Trevor Bomford  1849 - 1929

26.6.1  Trevor Laurence Bomford  1885 - 1945

26.6.2  Kenneth Chichester Bomford  1886 - 1908

26.6.3  Caroline Frances Bomford  1888 - 1968

26.6.4  Alan Claude Bomford  1891 - 1914

26.6.5  Marjorie Ruth Bomford  1893 - 1929

26.6.6  Raymond Francis Bomford  1901 - 1953

26.7  Children of Sir Gerald Bomford  1851 -1915

26.7.1  Hugh Bomford, Sir  1882 - 1939

26.7.2  Lorna Bomford  1883 - 1962

26.7.3  Nora Bomford  1894 -1968

26.7.4  Guy Bomford  1899 - 1996

Chapter 27 The North‑Bomfords of Ferrans 1836 ‑ 1899 $$

27.1  Isaac North  c1791 - 1866

27.1.1  Dublin Houses   1836 - 1863

27.2  Death of Belinda Emily North-Bomford  1852

27.2.1  Their Children

27.3  Griffith’s Valuation of Rateable Properties  20th October 1854

27.3.1  The North-Bomford Country Houses

27.3.2  Census Extracts Concerning Ferrans and Gallow  1871

27.4.1  Marriage Settlement – Mary Jane and John Emerson  6th March 1850

27.4.2  Part of Settlement Payment to Mary Jane  3rd May 1871

27.4.3  Death of John and Mary Jane Emerson

27.4.4  Children of John and Mary Jane Emerson

27.5  Isaac North-Bomford - The Eldest Son  1834 - 1862

27.5.1  Captaincy and Annuity  26th March 1862

27.5.2  Death of Isaac North-Bomford - The Father  10th October 1866

27.6  Annabella North-Bomford  c1836 - 1899

27.6.1  Marriage Settlement Annabella North-Bomford and Benjamin Whitney  11th April 1860

27.6.2  The Whitney Family

27.7  John North-Bomford  1838 - 1905

27.8  David George North-Bomford  1840 - 1869

27.8.1  Marriage Settlement between David George North-Bomford and Mary Gubbins  10th May 1867

27.8.2  Memorial to Marriage Settlement  7th June 1867

27.8.3  The Gubbins Family

27.8.4  Settlement on David George North-Bomford  3rd November 1868

27.8.5  Death of David George North-Bomford  13th October 1869

27.8.6  Mary North-Bomford Marries Again  14th November 1871

27.8.7  The Keane Family

27.8.8  Annabella North-Bomford  (Only daughter of David)  1868 - ?

27.8.9  Marriage Settlement Annabella North-Bomford and Thomas Griffin  11th April 1899

27.9  Horatio North-Bomford  1847 –  (?) 1935

27.9.1  Lease - Brayfield  7th December 1865

27.9.2  Mortgages Granted by Horatio  1868 - 1877

27.9.3  Marriage of Horatio North Bomford and Alice Louisa Emily Somers  c1875

27.9.4  Death of Horatio and Alice North-Bomford

27.9.5  Isaac John North-Bomford  (Son of Horatio)  1882 - 1968

27.10  Belinda Emily North-Bomford  c1849 – ?

27.10.1  Marriage Settlement – Belinda Emily North Bomford and Edward Napoleon L’Estrange  1st April 1878

27.10.2  Edward Bomford L’Estrange – (only son of Belinda)  1883 - 1951

27.11  Summary of Isaac North-Bomford and his Children

Chapter 28 The Johns of Ferrans 1866 ‑ 1965

28.1.1  John North-Bomford  1838 - 1905

28.1.2  Lease of Ferrans and Gallow  19th March 1863

28.1.3  Mortgage of Ferrans and Gallow  7th February 1866

28.2.1  Marriage Settlement of John North-Bomford and Charlotte Maria Devenish-Meares  23rd July 1867

28.2.2  The Devenish-Meares and Kelly Families

28.3  Mortgages  3rd November 1868

28.3.1  £200 Loan Repaid  3rd November 1868

28.3.2  £3,750 Mortgage on Gallow and Ferrans  3rd November 1868

28.4  John’s Second Marriage

28.4.1  Marriage Settlement, John North-Bomford and Mary Wilhelmina Constance Kaye  4th September 1882

28.4.2  The Kaye Family

28.4.3  The Barker Family

28.4.4  After the Marriage

28.5  Mary Wilhelmina Marries Again  16th December 1908

28.6  John George North-Bomford  1883 - 1965

28.6.1  Ferrans House Burnt during ‘The Troubles’  1923

28.7  David John North-Bomford  1912 - 1949

28.8  Summary of John North-Bomford and his Family

Chapter 29 George Bomford's Land 1854 ‑ 1899 $$

29.1  George's Land in 1854

Oakley Park Map

29.2  Oakley Park or Lawrencetown  Valuation 1854

29.2.1  Land Improvements  1860 - 1866

29.2.2  Summary of Oakley Park Leases and Rents

29.3  Drumlargan  1854

29.3.1   Drumlargan House Improvement  c1865

29.3.2  Grants for Land Improvements

29.3.3  Drumlargan Balloon Houses

29.3.4  Drumlargan Income

29.4   Knockstown

29.4.1  Tithes  11th May 1870

29.5  Baltrasna  Survey of 1854

29.5.1  Rents from Baltrasna and Knockstown

29.6  Cluide  Survey  of 1854

29.7  Rattin  Survey of 1854

29.7.1  Clonfad  Survey  of  1854

29.7.2  John Francis Bomford becomes a Landlord  1861

29.7.3  Tenants and Rents of Clonfad and Rattin  1854 -1903

29.7.4  The Gaynor Valuation

29.7.5  Cleary Valuation

29.7.6  Other Valuations and some Politics

29.8  Census of Ireland   1871

29.9  The Neville mortgage of Clonfad

29.9.1  The Neville Family

29.9.2  Clonfad Unable to Sustain Interest

Chapter 30 George & his Family 1850 ‑ 1890s

30.1 George's Family in 1850

30.1.1  House and Garden

30.1.2  Trees and the Hunt

30.1.3  Duties and Activities

30.1.4  Letters

30.2  George Winter Bomford  1834 - 1884

30.2.1  Affidavit of 20th June 1857

30.2.2  Marriage of George Winter Bomford and Flora Mary McVeigh Sadleir  17th April 1861

30.2.3  The Sadleir Family

30.2.4  The Australian Visit

30.2.5  Indenture concerning £1,000 loan  17th May 1867

30.2.6  Death of George Winter Bomford  22nd June 1884

30.2.7  George Winter Bomford’s Family

30.2.8  Summary of George Winter Bomford and his Family

30.3  John Francis Bomford: His Early Life  1837 - 1911

30.3.1  Marriage of John Francis Bomford and Elinor Jane Bolton  29th November 1866

30.3.2  Elinor Bolton’s Brothers and Sister, and their Families

30.3.3  The Move to Drumlargan

30.3.4  A Wild Oat ?

30.4  Arbella Anna Bomford   (Mrs Ruxton)  1839 - 1910

30.4.1  Marriage Settlement  20th August 1863

30.4.2  The Ruxton Family

30.4.3  The Ruxton Houses

30.4.4  Arbella Anna’s later Life

30.4.5  Summary of Arbella Anna, Mrs Ruxton

30.5  Anne Bomford   1833 - 1912

30.6  Samuel Stephen Bomford  1841 -1872

30.7  Elizabeth Bomford  1843 - ?

30.8  Victoria Adela Bomford  1849 - ?

30.9  Margaret (Meggie) Winter Bomford  1855 - 1928

30.10  Robert Laurence Bomford  1857 - 1931

Chapter 31 Bomford Trustees & Mortgages 1832 ‑ 1899

31.1  Caulfeild - Winter - Preston marriage settlements

31.2  George Bomford’s Mortgages

31.2.1  £1,000 Mortgage to Hinds on Drumlargan and Clonfad

31.2.2  £800 Mortgage to Hinds on Oakley Park

31.2.3  Loan to George by Samuel Bomford

31.2.4  £3,000 Mortgage by Neville on Clonfad

31.2.5  Mortgage Summary

31.3   ‘Accounts with Mother’  1889

31.3.1  Money Owed to Arbella Bomford

31.4  Payment of Hinds Mortgage  9th June 1899

31.5  John Francis Bomford’s Mortgages

31.5.1  Mortgages to Christopher Barry

31.5.2  £1,000 Loan from Arbella Bomford

31.5.3  £425 PWD Loan  22nd October 1891

31.5.4  £1.700 Drumlargan Mortgage  2nd August 1893

Chapter 32 Family Trouble 1881 ‑ l900

32.1  The Inheritance of Drumlargan and Knockstown

32.2  Knockstown Ownership

32.2.1  The Sale of Drumlargan House & Home Farm

32.3  Death of George Bomford  (21st?) March 1886

32.4  George’s Family  1886

32.5  ‘Accounts with Mother’  1889

32.6  Letter from Arbella Bomford

32.6.1  Visit of John Francis to Oakley Park  January 1891

32.6.2  2nd Will of Arbella Bomford  11th February 1891

32.6.3  From J Clark to John Francis (at a hotel in Dungannon)  17th May 1898

32.7  Seventeen Letters

32.8  Death of Arbella Bomford  8th January 1900

32.8.1  Death Certificate  9th January 1900

32.9  The Disposal of Arbella’s Property

32.9.1  Family Movements  1900

32.9.2  General

32.9.3  Sale of Livestock and Vehicles  January 1900

32.9.4  Leasing of the Oakley Park Land

32.9.5  Sale of Household Effects

32.9.6.  Initial Probate of Arbella’s Estate  2nd April 1901

32.9.7  Suggested Settlement by John Francis  23rd April 1901

32.9.8  Final Probate of Arbella Bomford  20th July 1911

Chapter 33 John Francis' Children 1870 ‑ 1980s

33.0  John Francis' Children

33.1  John Francis' Bible

33.1.1  The Children’s Younger Days

33.1.2  Memorial to the Bomford Family

33.2  Anna Arbella Bomford   (Mrs Longfield)

33.2.1  The Longfield Family

33.2.2  The Longfield Children

33.3  John Stephen Bomford

33.4  Lyndon Henry Bomford

33.5  Elinor May Bomford (Mrs Constable)

33.5.1  The Constable Family

33.5.2  Their Life after their Marriage

33.5.3  The Constable Children

33.5.4  Covent Garden Ticket

33.6  Samuel Richard Bomford

33.7  Gwendoline Bomford   (Mrs Shelford)

33.7.1  The Shelford Family

33.7.2  Children of Leonard and Gwendoline Shelford

33.8  Charles Francis Bomford

33.9  Trevor Broughton Bomford

33.9.1  The Chaloner Family

33.9.2  The Children of Trevor Bomford and Henrietta Chaloner

33.10  William Harold Bomford

33.10.1  The Children of William and Bessie Bomford

33.10.2  Alzheimer’s Disease

Chapter 34 Death of John Francis & the End of the Irish Land  1911 - 1933 $$

34.1.1  Changing Circumstances

34.1.2  Death of John Francis Bomford 13th September 1911

34.1.3  Death of Elinor Jane Bomford 14th July 1924

34.2.1  Untenanted Lands Return 1906

34.2.2   Overall Total of Bomford Lands 1906

34.2.3   Surveys of 1933 and 1955

34.2.4   Complete Summary of all Bomford Lands     

34.3  Valuation of Oakley Park 1906

34.3.1  The Wind-down of Oakley Park

34.3.2  Oakley Park Summary

34.3.3  Auction of Oakley Park 1955

34.4  1906 Valuation of Drumlargan

34.4.1 1933 Valuation of Drumlargan

34.5  1906 Valuation of Knockstown

34.6  1906 Valuation of Baltrasna

34.7  Clonfad and Rattin

34.8  1906 Valuation of Cluide

34.9  Some Childhood Memories of Pre-War Oakley Park

34.9.1  The Place

34.9.2  Haymaking

34.9.3  The Harvest

34.9.4  The Animals

34.9.5  The Dairy

34.9.6  The House and Garden

Floor Plans of Oakley Park c1920

Chapter 35 George Lyndon & his Family 1890s ‑ 2005

35.1  George Lyndon Bomford

35.2  Marriage of George Lyndon and Helen Maude, 5th August 1897

35.3  The Corbould-Warren Family

35.4  Death of George and Maude Bomford

35.5  Children of George and Maude Bomford

35.5.1  Elinor Louise Bomford

35.5.2  George Warren Bomford

35.6  Evelyn Maude Bomford

35.6.1  The Bamford Family

35.6.2  The Martin and Clifford Families

35.6.3  Frederick Bamford’s Marriage and Later

35.6.4  Percival Clifford Bamford

35.6.5  Wilfred Clifford Bamford

35.6.6  Clifford Peter Bamford

35.6.7  Brian Philip Bamford

35.7  Dorothy Eileen Bomford

35.8  John Lyndon Bomford

35.9  Joan Annella Bomford

35.9.1  The David Family

35.9.2  The Ussher Family

35.9.3  The Edgeworth Family

35.9.4   Children of Armine and Joan David

Chapter 36 Conclusion

36.1  Reflections on the Family

36.1.1  The Troubles

36.1.2  The Bomfords and The Troubles

36.2  Reminiscences of George Warren Bomford

36.2.1  At Clifton

36.2.2  Gentlemen Cadets

36.2.3  An Unusual Odyssey

36.2.4  The Pad Elephant

36.2.5  His Highness of Bikanir

36.2.6  With the Desert Rats of North Africa

36.3  More childhood memories

Appendixes

Appendix A    The Bomford Irish Houses

Appendix B    Land Summary

Appendix C    The Norman Barons in Ireland

Appendix D    The Famine

Appendix E    Index of Family Trees

Appendix F    Index of Allied Families

Appendix G    Killed in Action

Maps

Map of disputed bog of Clonfad

Map of the land of Ross

Co Kildare properties

Meath properties

Westmeath properties

1730 Survey of Laurencetown (Oakley Park)

Townland of Oakley Park based on 1836 OS

Oakley Park based on 1883 Ordnance Survey

Oakley Park

The 1839 Extension

Transverse Section Plan of the 1839 extension

Floor plans c1920