Woulfe Family of West Cork , 1720-1998, 10 Generations

Courtesy Clarke family Canada 1999.

One the families most famous Descendants Danno Mahoney:





William Wood Wolfe (1871-1960), 1905, The Bridge, Skibbereen, eldest surviving son of William John (1836-1894), farmed 500 acres , shopkeeper, ed St. Faughnans, Rosscarbery, Methodist, agnostic in 1911 census later became Catholic, brother of Jasper Wolfe Crown His mother described his wife, a Catholic as a ‘low wretched barmaid Prosecutor later TD,  Skibbereen UDC, only Non-Catholic to chair UDC in 1910, listed 1913 at Snugville, Skibbereen, listed 1921.  Received IRA threats to withdraw just before Truce in July 1921.

1938Doctor Sarah WolfeMedical Missionary of Skibbereen, West Cork and Chungsiang, Hupeh, China, on recovering from Illness contracted attending to wounded in Hankhow1938, Doctor Sarah Wolfe, Medical Missionary of Skibbereen, West Cork and Chungsiang, Hupeh, China, on recovering from Illness comtracted attending to wounded in HankhowThere were Woodroffes doctors in Cork


Type of deedDate of current deed3 Oct 1735VolPageMemorial
Demise [Lease]Date of earlier deed8750362839
NoRole(s) in earlier deed(s)Role in current deed(s)Family nameForenamePlaceOcc or titleA
AP1EVANSONElizabethofFour Mile Water [Durrus], Co CorkWidow
BP2WOULFEThomasofCity of DublinMerchantA
CO adjEVANSONNathanielofhad adjoining land
DO adjWINSPEARRobertofhad adjoining farm
EWDWOULFEDavidofFour Mile Water [Durrus], Co CorkMerchant
FWD WMGERANMichaelofFour Mile Water [Durrus], Co CorkGentA
GWMFLANAGANJohnofCity of DublinGentA
AbstractA leased to B, that part of the lands of Gearymine [Gearhameen, Durrus] called Rossavany, for 24 years
MSDate registered11Feb 1737Date abstract added20180730

Abstract made by: RonPrice