Brabazon of Beagh Roscommon
Edward Brabazon married 1700 Rose Daton (Dalton) daughter of Redmond Daton of Ballintruane Co Galway.
Their children were:
I. Anthony Brabazon of Beagh Roscommon who married Catherine Blake of Kiltullagh. He died sp cir 1756 (will dated 15 July 1756, proved 17 March 1757). The lands of Beagh were advertised for sale after his death.
‘To be sold to the fairest bidder the lands of Beagh, Co. Roscommon, one mile from Ballinasloe, by Patrick Dillon, Exer. of Anthony Brabazon of Beagh; also 1,000 sheep, 131 lambs, 140 head of cattle, together with the farms of Coolderry, Clonaghreak and Killbegley’
II. William Brabazon (see below)
III. Mary Brabazon who married Patrick Dillon of Killeen Co Roscommon cir 1733. They had a daughter Rose. (This seems to be the Rose Dillon who married Charles ffrench, 26 June 1761 and who died 8 December 1805) see below
William Brabazon born before 4 August 1703 married in March 1757 Elinor Naghten second daughter of Fergus Naghten and Mable Dillon. Mable was sister of Patrick Dillon of Killeen. Naghten country was the woodland between Ballinasloe and Roscommon. Beagh Naghten is next to Beagh Brabazon. William married Elinor the month of his brother’s probate aged about 54. He died 1768 in Athlone (will proved 12 August 1768). Elinor died 15 July 1779.
Their children were: -
I. Mable (Arabella) Brabazon who married Edward French of Bella in June 1780
II. Catherine Brabazon who married Thomas Magan of Emoe in 1783.
III. William Brabazon who died young and unmarried.
IV. Anthony Brabazon (see below).
Anthony Brabazon of Birchgrove (Beagh) married cir 1787 Catherine ffrench daughter of Sir Charles ffrench and Rose Dillon (Baroness ffrench). Anthony died cir 1802. Catherine remarried to Edmund Whitehead and died 10 February 1833. Anthony and Catherine’s were: -
I. Thomas Brabazon who died unmarried 3 October 1879 at Birchgrove.
II. Rose Brabazon who died an infant.
III. Jane Brabazon who died aged 6.
IV. Anne Brabazon who died young and unmarried.
V. Ellen Brabazon (see below)
Ellen Brabazon married John O'Shaughnessy 2 May 1831. He died 15 August 1836. She died 24 July 1868.
Their children were: -
I. John O'Shaughnessy.
II. Catherine Mary Anne O'Shaughnessy