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Families covered: Forde of Coolgreany, Forde of Raughlan, Forde of Seaford

Nicholas Forde of Dublin & Dunboyne (co. Meath) (d 1605)
m. Catherine White
1. Andrew Forde (2nd son)
  A. Luke Forde
  i. Mathew Forde of Seaford (co. Down) & Coolgreany (co. Wexford), Sheriff of co. Wexford (d 01.1708, MP)
m. (01.1668) Margaret Hamilton (d c1733, dau of Sir George Hamilton, 1st Bart of Donalong)
  a. Mathew Forde of Seaford & Coolgreany, Sheriff of co. Down (d 1729)
  m. (18.12.1698) Anne Brownlow (d 1768, dau of Arthur Chamberlain Brownlow of Lurgan)
  (1) Mathew Forde of Seaford & Coolgreany, Sheriff of co. Down (d 1781)
  m1. (24.11.1724) Christian Graham (d 07.1766, dau of John Graham of Platten Hall)
(A) Mathew Forde of Seaford & Coolgreany, Sheriff of co. Down (b 1726, d 06.08.1795)
  m. (15.08.1750) Elizabeth Knox (d c1812, dau of Thomas Knox of Dungannon, sister of 1st Viscount Northland)
  (i) Mathew Forde of Seaford, Ballee & Coolgreany, Sheriff of co. Down (b c1753, d 31.03.1812)
  m1. (12.1782) Catherine Brownlow (d 06.05.1808, dau of William Brownlow of Lurgan)
  (a) Mathew Forde of Seaford & Coolgreany, Sheriff of co. Down (b 17.05.1785, dsp 05.08.1837, Colonel)
  m1. (09.05.1814) Mary Anne Savage (d 10.09.1826, dau/heir of Francis Savage of Hollymount & Ardkeen)
  m2. (27.08.1829) Harriet Butler (d 25.07.1865, dau of 3rd Earl of Carrick, widow of Francis Savage of Hollymount & Ardkeen)
  (b) William Forde of Seaford & Coolgreany (b 1786, d 11.03.1856, rector of Annahilt) had issue
  m. (07.10.1812) Theodosia Helena Douglass (d 19.11.1875, dau of Thomas Douglass of Grace Hall)
  (c) Thomas Arthur Forde of Dublin (b c1789, d 21.04.1840) had issue
  m. (30.06.1814) Louisa Head (dau of Michael Head of Derry)
  (d) Arthur Nicholas Forde of Moradabad (b c1792)
  m. (04.04.1820) Susan Selina Blundell (d 09.07.1878, dau of William Blundell)
  (e) Francis Charles Forde of Gracefield, co. Dublin (b 12.02.1804, dsp 27.11.1864, Captain)
  m. (08.12.1841) Letitia Jane Jones (b 1819-20, d 01.04.1913, dau of William Jones of Woodhall)
(f) Anne Sarah Forde (b 1795)
  m1. (19.09.1816) Francis Richard Hoey of Dunganstown (d 1818)
  m2. (25.06.1825) George Morrison King (d 14.06.1858, Captain RN)
  (g) Isabella Jane Octavia Forde (b c1800, dsp 01.12.1865)
  m. (26.02.1821) Clayton Bayly Savage of Forelands
(h)+ other issue (d young) - Catherine (b 1793, d 15.02.1790), Margaret Selina Caroline (b 1805), Catherine Georgina (b 1805), others
  m2. (24.08.1811) Sophia Blacker (d 27.06.1829, dau of Stewart Blacker of Carrickblacker, m2. William Stewart Hamilton)
  (ii) Elizabeth Forde (d 15.08.1840)
  m. (29.05.1786) Thomas Douglass of Grace Hall
  (iii) Jane Forde
  m. (09.10.1795) John Christopher Beaumann of Hyde Park, co. Wexford
  (iv) Charity Forde (dsp 30.04.1843)
  m. (1795) William Brownlow of Lurgan (d 10.07.1815)
  (v)+ other issue - Thomas (b 1769, d young), Mary (b 1751), Anne
(B) John Forde (dsp 1765, Colonel, 3rd son)
  m. (23.09.1761) Isabella Brownlow (d 1815, dau of William Brownlow of Lurgan, widow of George Mathew of Thomastown)
  (i) Sarah Forde probably of this generation
  m. (18.05.1776) Matthew Cassan of Sheffield (b 1754, d 1837, Major)
  (C) Charity Forde (d 07.1790)
  m. (12.1752) Francis Price of Saintfield (d 1794)
  (D) Anne Forde (d 1793)
  m. (06.05.1769) John Gilmer of Dublin
  (E) Elizabeth Forde
  m. (08.11.1759) James Forde of Drogheda & Dundalk @@ just below
  (F)+ other issue - William (Captain, had issue), Edward (Captain), Arthur of Dublin (d c1766), George (Captain), Pierce
  m2. (21.01.1774) Jane Isaac (dau of Robert Isaac of Holywood, widow of Samuel Slicer of Rathfarnham then Sir Timothy Allen)
  (2) Arthur Forde (d 24.12.1767, rector of Lurgan)
m. (1729) Alice Bailie (dau of James Bailie of Inishargie)
  (A) James Forde or Fforde of Drogheda & Dundalk, co. Louth (d 1803)
  m. (10.11.1759) Elizabeth Forde (dau of Mathew Forde of Seaforde) @@ just above
  (i) James Forde of Raughlan (co. Armagh) & Dundalk (d 1837, Captain)
  m. (03.1797) Sarah Anne Page (dau of John Page)
(a) John Forde (d 1846, 2nd son)
  m. _ Fetherstonhaugh
  (b) Robert Forde (b 1802, d 1875, rector of Annaclone) had issue
  m. (1835) Mary Margaret Archer (d 1876, dau of William Archer of Wexford by Mary, sister of Holt Waring of Waringstown)
  (c) Francis Forde of Raughlan (d unm, 5th son)
  (d) Elizabeth Forde
m. James Tipping of Lisnawilly
  (e)+ other issue - James (d unm Rev.), Arthur
  (B) Rev. Brownlow Forde (d 24.02.1824) probably of this generation
  m. (06.02.1768) Ann Greer (b 1743, dau of Henry Greer of Lurgan)
  (C) Mary Forde probably of this generation
  m. (1768) Thomas Young of Lough Esk
  (D)+ other issue
  (3) Nicholas Forde (d 1748, Captain, 3rd son) had issue
  m. Mary Montgomery
(4) Francis Forde of Johnstown, co. Meath (d 27.12.1769, Colonel) had issue
  m. (c1748) Margaret Bowerbank (dau of Thomas Bowerbank of Culgarth)
  (5) Jane Forde
  m. John Bailie of Inishargie
  (6) Lettice Forde (d 05.1791)
  m. (c1748) George Nash (Captain)
(7) Elizabeth Forde (dsp 11.1736)
  m. (1735) Muschamp Vesey (Archdeacon of Leighlin, son of John the Archbishop & Lord Justice)
  (8)+ other issue - Standish of Philadelphia in North America (had issue), Robert 9d 1747), John, Margaret (d unm 09.05.1773), Frances
  b. Lucy Forde
  m. (1703) Sir Laurence Esmonde, 3rd Bart of Ballynastra
  c. Jane Forde
  m. John Walsh of Shanganagh
  ii. Andrew Forde of Ballyfad, co. Wexford
  a. Mary Forde probably of this generation
  m. (1720) Adam Colclough of Boley (d 1734)
  B. Clement Forde
2. Christopher Forde
  m. Margaret
  A. Nicholas Forde of Lustrine & Dunboyne, co. Meath had issue
  m. Alsoon Gerard
3. Mathew Forde of Dublin, Coolgreany & Seaforde (d 03.1653, MP, 5th son)
  m. Elinor Macartan
  A.+ issue (dvp) - 2 sons & 2 daughters
4.+ other issue - Clement (d 1617, Sheriff of Carrickfergus), Francis, Lucas

Main source(s): BIFR1976 (Forde)
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