Name: Charles O'NEILL
Given Name: Charles
Death: 16 Aug 1769 in of Shanes Castle, Co. Antrim 1
Served in Parliament for Randalstown.
SOURCE: Collins VOl 8 Peerage of England.
Charles O'Neill was the son of John Sean an Franca O'Neil l and Charity Dixon.2,3 He married Alice Brodrick, daughte r of Rt. Hon. St. John Brodrick and Anne Hill, in 1736.3 H e died on 16 August 1769
[CHarles] came into possesion of the Castle and its holding s in 1716 had earlier made his way in life by being a woo l trader, rather than a Lord. He in fact displayed his woo l cards predominatly in the Castle Hall after inheriting t o show he was not ashamed to be a tradesman. In 1722 he bui lt the tomb for O'Neill dead.
Change Date: 21 Jun 2015 at 14:32
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Father: John (Shane) O'NEILL
Mother: Charity DIXON
- Change Date:
22 Mar 2016
- William O'NEIL
- Anne O'NEIL b: 1738
- John O'NEIL b: 16 Jan 1739/40
- Abbrev: The Peerage, Baronetage and Knightage of Great Britain and Ireland for1849
Title: The Peerage, Baronetage and Knightage of Great Britain an d Ireland for1849
Author: Charles R. Dod Esq
Publication: Name: London;