West Cork History


Genealogy of Jervois Family, Brade, Skibbereen, West Cork and Jervois Magistrates.





Sampson Jervais/Jervois, 1784, Bandon, managed Bernard Bandon Estate.

Joseph Jervis (1653-, 1696. Brade, Skibbereen,  n 1696, Son of Captain Samuel Jervois and Lattis Wescombe of Barnstable. He married 1699 Martha Freke of Garretstown (late Lord Carbery family) Joseph was appointed a Justice of the Peace for County Cork and in 1698, together with his brother Samuel, he leased the lands of Towmacdermod and Malagow from Daniel O’Donovan of Banelaghan. This document is also in the Registry of Deeds, Dublin, and bears both his signature and his seal of six ostrich feathers. Prominent in affairs of Clonakilty.  The lands concerned are both in the neighbouring parish of Drinagh and total about 524 acres. Planted woodland which Smith in 1750 commented favourably on.

Rev. Joseph Jervois A.M -pre 1870). Clancool, Bandon. Pre 1831, Provost…

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