Viewmount House, County Carlow

Viewmount House, County Carlow

Viewmount House is located just east of Carlow Town in southern Ireland. As Samuel Lewis noted in 1837, the house is ‘pleasantly situated and commanding a beautiful prospect of the neighbouring country’. [i] To the front rises ‘a noble mountain...

George Maurice Ievers (1850-1908)

GEORGE MAURICE IEVERS (1850-1908) George Maurice Ievers of Ballinagarde House, Co. Limerick, and Inchera, Co. Cork was Norman Lancelot Ievers’ grandfather. He was born on 29th January 1850, the third son of Eyre and Mildred Ievers of Mount Ievers, and went to...

George Frederick Ievers of Avonmore (1882-1944)

George Frederick Ievers of Avonmore (1882-1944) George Frederick Ievers was the eldest son of George Maurice Ievers of of Inchera, Co. Cork and later, Ballinagarde, Co. Limerick, by his wife Phoebe Elizabeth, daughter of the Very Rev. James Hastings Allen, Dean of...
Finn of Drummond, St Mullins, County Carlow

Finn of Drummond, St Mullins, County Carlow

CONTENTS INTRODUCTION TO THE FAMILY HISTORY ORIGIN OF THE FINN NAME THE FINNS OF BALLYELLIS MICHAEL FINN OF DRUMMIN WILLIAM FINN OF DRUMMIN (1759-1846) JOHN FINN (1798-1881) THE MURPHYS OF DRANAGH THE CHILDREN OF JOHN & BRIDGET FINN CATHERINE RYAN (1852-1894)...