Magazine of Magazines 1759 (Limerick Edition)
High Sheriffs for the year
County of Clare, Edmond Hogan, of Dunbeg, Esq.
Mr. Minchin Jackson, surveyor of the Kilrush yatch.
At Limerick, Jas. Fitzgerald of Castlekeal, Esq., to a daughter of John Colpoys, Esq.
Cornelius O'Brien, Esq.
For the carrying on the inland navigation in Ireland, towards making the river Shannon navigable from the city and port of Limerick to the town of Killaloe, - 4,000.
.... James O'Brien, lieut., Edward O'Brien, coronets Campbell's.
Pearce Creagh, of Dangan, in the county of Clare, Esq., to a daughter of Richard Pennefather, representative in parliament for the city of Cashel.
Magazine of Magazines 1760 (Limerick Edition)
At Dromoland, co. Clare, Charles McDonnell Esq., to Miss O'Brien, daughter of Sir Edw. O'Brien, Bart.
At his house in Cong, co. Mayo, George Macnamara, Esq.
At Dromoland, co. Clare, the lady of Sir Edw. O'Brien, Bart.
Col. Gore, of the co. of Clare, to miss Luce of Middleton, in the co. Cork.
At Ennis, Ens. Hewett, of Col. Sebright's reg. to a daughter of John Patterson, Esq.
At Ennis, John Davern, Esq.
At Shannon-brow, Brien O'Brien, Esq.
The lady of Hon. James O'Brien.
At Kilmore, in the co.of Clare, Henry Hickman, Esq.
At Ennis, Mrs. Daveren, wife of James Daveren, of Bushy-park, Esq.
At Fortane, in the county of Clare, Miss Hannah Westropp, daughter of Robert Westropp, Esq.
At Newgrove, county of Clare, Vere Hunt, of Curragh, county of Limerick, Esq., to Anne, daughter of Edmond Brown, Esq.
Edmond Hogan, of the county of Clare, Esq.
At Limerick, David Bindon, Esq., M.P. for the borough of Ennis, and author of the treatise on Commerce.
At Limerick, the Rev. Joseph Wolson, of the co. of Clare, to Maria, daughter of the late Henry Ievers, Esq.
Hugh Massy of Kockan, co. of Clare.
At Clare-mount, near Glasnevin, the wife of William Purdon, Esq.
At Mungret, near Limerick, Samuel Bindon, Esq., M.P. for the borough of Ennis, brother of the late David Bindon, the other member for that borough.
List of Promotions
Thomas Burton, Esq., elected provost of the town of Ennis (Samuel Bindon, Esq., dec.).
The county of Clare society, for the improvement of the linen manufacture, have agreed to distribure 500 wheels, and 100 reels anually, to such persons as have sown two pottles of flax-seed, and to give premiums to such as retail the greatest quantity of flax seed in small parcels, and to establish monthly markets in four districts of the county, for sale of dowlass, three quarters widw and upwards, fit for exportation.
At Limerick, Mr. Walter Widenham, mercht., to Anne, the only daughter of the late Samuel Bindon, Esq.
List of Promotions
Revd. Joseph Janus, collated to the treasurership of the cathedral of Killaloe, in the room of the revd. William French.
At Galway, Mrs. Fitzpatrick, relict of George Purdon, of Tinnerara, co. of Clare, Esq.
Francis Pierpoint Burton, Esq., provost of Ennis (Thomas Burton, Esq., ref.).