'Burgh09'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: De Burgho of Castle Connell, Bourke of Dromsally, Boroughs of Gilthwaite, Boroughs of Rotherham, Bourke of Shallee, Boroughs of Shiercliffe Hall, Bourke of Thornfields, Boroughs of Tinsley

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Richard Bourke of Dromsally, co. Limerick (d 1734)
1. Richard Bourke of Dromsally (d 11.1757/1761)
  m1. Sarah
  A. John Bourke of Shallee, co. Tipperary (dvp?)
  m. Lucia Parker
  i. John Bourke of Shallee (d 1795)
m. (1775) Anne Ryan (d 1837, dau of Edmund Ryan of Dublin & Boscobel)
  a. Sir Richard Bourke of Thornfields, Governor of New South Wales, Sheriff of co. Limerick (b 04.05.1777, d 12.08.1855, Lt. General)
  m. (01.03.1800) Elizabeth Jane Bourke (dau of John Bourke of Carshalton ("of the Bourkes of Urey"))
  (1) Richard Bourke of Thornfields (b 30.05.1822, d 05.04.1904, 2nd son) had issue
  m. (10.10.1844) Anne O'Grady (d 1878, dau of _ O'Grady of Kilballyown)
  (2) Mary Jane Bourke
  m. (1827) Dudley Montagu Perceval (son of Prime Minister Spencer)
  (3) Anne Bourke
  m. (1833) Sir Edward Deas Thompson (son of Sir John)
  (4) Frances Bourke (d 15.01.1866)
  m. (1831) John Jebb (rector of Peterstow, son of Judge Richard)
  (5)+ other issue - John (b 11.02.1803, d 17.11.1868), Georgina (d young), Lucy (d unm 1822)
  b. Frances Emma Bourke (d 1821)
  m. Rev. Heneage Horsley (son/heir of Samuel, Bishop of St. Asaph)
  c.+ other issue (d young) - Edmund, John
  ii.+ 2 daughters
  m2. Mary Donellan (dau of James Donellan of Johnstown by Teresa, dau of Patrick Allen of St. Wolstan's)
  B. Sir Richard Bourke of Castle Connell (co. Limerick), later De Burgho, Sheriff of co. Limerick, 1st Bart (d 08.1790)
m1. (15.01.1755) Frances Webb (dau of Daniel Webb of Meadstown or Maidstown by Dorothea, dau/heir of M. Leake)
  i. Frances Bourke or De Burgho
  m. John Blake of Ross
  ii. Maria Theresa Bourke or De Burgho
m. John McNamara of Smithstown
  m2. (1781) Elizabeth Dwyer (d 03.1791, dau of Anthony Dwyer of Singleton)
  iii. Sir Richard De Burgho of Castle Connell, 2nd Bart (b c1783, d unm c1808)
  iv. Sir John Allen De Burgho of Castle Connell, 3rd Bart (b c178, d 1839) had issue
  m1. (sp) Elizabeth Hall (dau of Captain John Hall (by Jane, dau of Anthony Dwyer), sister of General Gage John (Governor of Mauritius), cousin)
  m2. (1820) Anna Matilda Waller (dau of Richard Waller of Castle Waller (by Maria Theresa, dau of Capt. Theobald Bourke), 2nd cousin)
  m3. ??
2. Theobald Bourke (Captain, "uncle of the 1st Baronet")
  A. Maria Therea Bourke
  m. Richard Waller of Castle Waller



?? Boroughs
1. John Boroughs of Gilthwaite (d by 05.1582)
  m. Ann (a 05.1582)
2. ?? Boroughs presumed brother of John
  A. Robert Boroughs of Tinsley (d by 1604)
  m. Alice Bunting (dau of John Bunting)
  i. Richard Boroughs of Tinsley (b c1582, a 1615)
ii. William Boroughs of Shiercliffe Hall, Sheffield
  B. Nicholas Boroughs of Rotherham
  i. Richard Boroughs of Gilthwaite (d by 01.1627)
  m. Jane (a 01.1627)
  a. John Boroughs of Gilthwaite
  m1. Ellen Thornton (dau of Richard Thornton)
  (1) John Boroughs
  (2) Elizabeth Boroughs
  m. Giles Kiddington
  (3) Sarah Boroughs
  m. Thomas Cooke of Doncaster (butcher)
  (4) Anne Boroughs
  m. William Howard of Sprotborough
(5) Ellen Boroughs
  m. William Bechevel of Mansfield
  m2. Margaret (a 06.1660)
  b. Elizabeth Boroughs (bur 06.11.1655)
  m1. Thomas Taylor
  m2. (13.05.1614) Henry Westby
  c. Frances Boroughs
  m. George Westby of Gilthwaite
  d. Alice Boroughs
m. John Webster
  C. Richard Boroughs of Rotherham
  m. (div) Elizabeth Snell (dau of John Snell of Rotherham, widow of John Wilkinson of Bolton-upon-Dearne) divorced wife of Richard, not necessarily mother of his children
  i. Ellen Boroughs
  m. (08.06.1591) Nicholas Mounteney of Rotherham
  ii. Margaret or Margery Boroughs (bur 20.09.1602)
  m. Ralph Fretwell of Hellaby
  iii. Jennet Boroughs
  m. (??) Nicholas Staniforth of Tinsley
  D. John Boroughs of Bristol
  E. William Boroughs of Shiercliffe Hall (a 04.1587)
  m. Margaret (a 1590)
  F. Elizabeth Boroughs
  m. Richard Rawson

Main source(s):
(1) For upper section (uploaded 11.11.15) : BLGI1912 ('Bourke of Thornfields') with some input/support from TCB (vol 5, 'Bourke, De Bourgho, or De Burgo of Castle Connell', p417+)
(2) For lower section (uploaded 02.08.16) : FMG (vol 4, MS556, 'Boroughs', p1205+)
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