Alexander O’Driscoll, 1799, Skibbereen, Middle man, 1831, Superceded 1810-30
Alexander O’Driscoll, Dismissed 1820, Norton Cottage, Skibbereen (two of same name at time), Ancestor Alexander married daughter of McFineen Dubh O’Sullivan, son of Tim ‘The Gauger’, sister Mrs Freke of Baltimore Castle.
Michael O’Driscoll, Superceded 1810-30
Timothy O’Driscoll, Skibbereen, Superceded 1810-30
Genealogy of O’Driscoll family from Ederscél, 942 AD, with sketch of vanished Castlehaven Castle by Edith Somerville.
From Father Woulfe’s History o West Cork, 1948.
The O’Driscolls are probably among the most ancient of West Cork families. They are probably pre-Celtic tracing their origins from among the first people to come to Ireland possibly fro Iberia.