Spacious house in

sunny Sarasota

to rent by the week or month

e-mail, German, French and Spanish also spoken, airport pick-up in Tampa or Sarasota on request.
Search this 5000 page website with
search tips advanced search
site search by freefind

List of pedigrees
Bland of Northern Neck Va.
Nicholas of Roundway
Hester of Fleming Co Ky
Author's DNA match comparisons
Visitors since 22nd March 2009:

It is really something to sing and dance about.
Dig up those old bones and get them dancing!

Change the two party system
so people against something like abortion
but for something like environmental protection never again get bigger and badder storms
and two bankrupting wars instead.

Find your roots!
Get DNA tested too!

Send contributions, additions and corrections and report faulty links!
Please use this blank formating file for additions and corrections in HTML and copy it into your e-mail!
If you want your entire peidgree to be posted in the InternetPlease fill in this free blank table pedigree with your pedigree data using you NotePad continuous text editor and attach it to an e-mail to the author of this site!
>: Roche of Carrigdownan, Roche of Fermoy
Noting that there was a John Roche, Lord of Fermoy, who had a daughter Blanch who married John FitzGerald, 1st Earl of Kildare who died in 1316, this long-established family is thought to have have been descended from Adam FitzRobert a 1196 shown in 'Roche01'. The first ancestor so far proven was ...
Space for your banner!
Ro18. Maurice Roche of Fermoy
m Amy McCarty dau of Donald Oge MacCarty More
Ro17. David Roche, 'the Great', 1st Lord of Fermoy d before 05.1488
m Joan de Burgh dau of Walter 'MacWilliam' de Burgh
Ro16 Maurice Roche, 2nd Lord of Fermoy a 1490
m1 Joan FitzThomas dau of James FitzThomas, 8th Earl of Desmond
Ro15-1 David Roche, 3rd Lord of Fermoy d before 09.09.1539
m Catherin MacCarty dau of Teige MacCarty More
a. Maurice Roche, 'the Mad', 4th Lord 'Viscount' of Fermoy a 1559
m Grany MacCarty dau of Cormac MacTeige MacCarty, Chief of Muskerry
1 David Roche, 5th Lord 'Viscount' of Fermoy d before 11.1582
m Ellen Butler dau of James Butler, 9th lord of Dunboyne
A Maurice Roche, 6th Lord, Viscount of Fermoy d 24.10.1600
m1 before 1566 Eleanor FitzThomas dau of Sir Maurice FitzThomas of Desmond family
i David Roche, 7th Lord, Viscount of Fermoy b before 1588, d 22.03.1635
m before 1602 Joan Barry dau of James FitzRichard Barry, Viscount Barry of Buttevant
a Maurice Roche, 8th Lord, Viscount of Fermoy d 1670
m c1625 Ellen Power dau of John Power, younger of Power
1 David Roche, 9th Lord, Viscount of Fermoy d unm 1681
BE1883 suggests that this David died in 1703 and was succeeded by his nephew Ulick. We follow TCP.
2 John Roche, 10th Lord, Viscount of Fermoy d after 21.06.1693
m Catherine Condon a 09.1706, dau of Richard Condon of Ballyranan
A David Roche, 11th Lord, Viscount of Fermoy d unm 1703
B Ulick Roche, 12th Lord, Viscount of Fermoy dspm 1733
m Anne Maria Carr d c1762, of Nothumberland
3 Ellen Roche
m after 01.04.1640 William Bourke, 6th Lord of Castle Connell b 06.1623
b Sir Theobald Roche dsp, 3rd son
m Julia dau of Dominick, 1st Viscount Kilmallock
c Ulick Roche
m Gyles or Cecilia Kerry dau of John O'Connor Kerry of Carrigfoyll
1 Theobald Roche of Ballymagoulan
m Anne Boyle dau of John Boyle
A Francis Roche
B David Roche
m _ Lundy
C Joan Roche
m Sir Tyrlogh MacMahon, Bart
D Catharine Roche
m Charles MacCarthy of Carrignevar
d Redmond Roche a 12.1641, dsp
m1 Joan Dowdall dau of Sir John Dowdall of Kilfinny
m2 Alice Smyth dau of Sir Richard Smyth of Ballynatray
e Ellen Roche
m1 Donell MacCarthy Reagh of Kilbritain
m2 by 1599 Charles 'Cormac Oge' MacCarty, 1st Viscount Muskerry bur 27.05.1640
m3. Thomas FitzMaurice dsp, son of Thomas, Lord Kerry
f Amy or Catherine Roche
m John Everard of Fethard
g+ other issue - John d unm after 1642, Ellinor, Joan
ii Theobald Roche d 27.01.1620
m Grany MacCarthy dau of Sir Owen MacCarthy
a David Roche b c1604
iii John Roche
iv Ellen or Joan Roche
m Donough O'Brien, 4th Earl of Thomond d 05.09.1624
v Amy Roche
m Dermont 'MacDonogh' MacCarthy of Duhallow
m2 Catherine FitzThomas/FitzGerald dau of Sir Gerald 'the Rebel' FitzThomas, 14th Earl of Desmond
B William Roche of Ballingaugin
m _ Tobin dau of James Tobin of Killakin
C Theobald Roche 4th son
m Grany O'Brien dau of Murough O'Brien Ara
D Jane or Joan Roche
m Patrick FitzMaurice, 17th Lord of Kerry d 12.08.1600
E Helen Roche
m David Barry, 5th Viscount Barrymore or Buttevant d 10.04.1617
F+ other issue - Richard d unm, John, Redmond, son
2 William Roche of Carrigdown or Carrickdownam or Carrigdownan
m Ellen Tobin dau of John Tobin of Compshinagh
A John Roche
i William Roche
a Ulick Roche of Carrigdownan a 1629
B+ other issue - James, Edward
3 John Roche d unm
4 Ellen Roche
m John Barry, 1st Viscount Barrymore or Buttevant b 1517/8, dsp 1553
5 Margery Roche
m James Barrett of Ballincolly
6 Catherine Roche
m Connor or Conogher O'Callaghan of Clonmeen
7 Joan Roche mentioned by BE1883 FitzGerald of Desmond but not by BE1883 Roche of Fermoy
m div James FitzThomas/FitzGerald, 13th Earl of Desmond d 14.10.1558
Ro15 Ellen Roche
m Maurice FitzThomas 'the lame', 9th Earl of Desmond d 1520
m2 More O'Brien
Ro16-2. Edmund Roche d 1540
Edmund was listed by BE1883 as if he was the 8th son, being described there as 'of Ballenme', but he was identified in BP1870 Fermoy as "3rd son of David, Lord Roche, by Jane his wife, dau. of Walter-Burke-McWilliam Eughter".
Ro16-3. Ellena Roche
m James de Courcy, 13th Lord Kinsale d 1499
Ro16-4. Redmond Roche of Ballymagly,
Ro16-5. Ulic Roche of Cragh,
Ro16-6. Theobald Roche of Ballyhindon and Clash,
Ro16-7. William Roche of Ballyhowly,
Ro16-8. Philip Roche of Scrall and Rahan,
Ro16-9. Gerald Roche of Ballyhonan,
Ro16-10. Jacob Roche

Sources: TCP Fermoy, BE1883 Roche of Fermoy
return to top of page