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Henrietta Carew 1816-70

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Re: Henrietta Carew 1816-70

Eileen McDonnell (View posts)
Posted: 29 Mar 2002 8:12AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Alcock, Driscoll
My father's aunt Jane Alcock was born in Kinsale, Cork in 1864. While she is obviously not your ancestor, it is a family name. The earliest record of the Alcock family in Ireland that I have found is their arrival in Waterford among the Cromwellian Adventurers in the 17th century. My branch has been in Cork since at least the late 18th century.

Great aunt Jane was the daughter of William Alcock and Esther (or Hester) Driscoll, who married about 1860 and had children Jane, Honora, Margaret, William Francis and Jeremiah Joseph. I believe her grandfather was also William Alcock, who married Jane Pratt in 1823 in Kinsale.

I'd appreciate anything you know about the Waterford Alcocks, especially if these names suggest a connection.
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
Eileen McDonnell 29 Mar 2002 3:12PM GMT 
DIvens3321 31 Mar 2002 10:08AM GMT 
tom_magness 2 May 2002 11:03AM GMT 
parkes762 25 Jun 2008 10:54PM GMT 
leilalcock 14 Jul 2008 1:24PM GMT 
parkes762 18 Jul 2008 3:36PM GMT 
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