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  • ID: I1256
  • Name: Dorothea Hassells
  • Sex: F
  • Death: 30 DEC 1684 in Shelton
  • Burial: Kilbride, Wicklow, Ireland 1
  • MEM: Kilbride old church (in 1838)
  • Note: 2 3

    John Howard (1616-1643) married Dorothea Hassells in 1636 and they had one son, Ralph. After the death of John, Dorothea subsequently moved to Ireland where she married her cousin and owner of Shelton Abbey, Robert Hassells. The small estate at Arklow had been acquired from the Countess of Dromard in 1658. There were no surviving children from the marriage between Dorothea and Robert Hassells. Ralph Howard then inherited Shelton Abbey after the death of his mother in 1684.
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    Dorothea, dau and heir of Robert Hasells, who (Dorothea) removed into Ireland, m 2ndly her cousin Robert Hasells, first owner of Shelton, and d 30 Dec 1684, and was buried at Kilbride, co Wicklow.
    [Burkes Peerage]
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    aka Hasels, Hasell
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    "The name [of Kilbride] is in Irish 'Cill Brighde' which signifies the Church of St. Brigid. In the old churchyard in Kilbride townland are still seen the gable of an old church and a portion of a side wall attached to it. There is also in the churchyard a monument with the following inscription on a marble placed in one side:
    "Within the walls of the adjoining church lie inserted the remains of Mrs Dorothea Howard, otherwise Hasells, relict of John Howard, Esq., who departed this life at Shelton in December 1684 to whose memory and that of their descendants and as a place of burial for his family, Ralph, Viscount Wicklow, has caused this monument to be erected in year of Our Lord 1785".
    (O' Donovan 1838, 133).
  • _UID: C7FDE1589D4A4EBD8A19A4B67F78290D196C
  • Change Date: 28 JUL 2009



    Father: Robert Hassells or Hasels

    Marriage 1 John Howard b: 1616 in ???? of Croglin Hall, Cumberland, England (????)
    • Married: 1636 in England 4 5
    Children
    1. Has Children Ralph Howard b: 1638

    Marriage 2 Robert Hasells
    • Married:

    Sources:
    1. Type: Book
      Periodical: Burke?s Peerage
    2. Text: WICKLOW PAPERS
      National Library of Ireland Collection List No. 69
      Compiled by Dr. Niall E. Keogh
    3. Type: Web Site
      URL: http://www.millenniumforests.com/16forests/surveys/archshel.htm
    4. Type: Book
      Periodical: Burke?s Peerage
      Page: Just date
    5. Text: WICKLOW PAPERS
      National Library of Ireland Collection List No. 69
      Compiled by Dr. Niall E. Keogh
      Page: Date, and place assumed from text
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