Anne Lynn

1647–
Ireland

The Life of Anne

Anne Lynn was born in 1647, in Ireland as the daughter of Lynn. She married Robert Carew in 1672, in Ballinamona House, County Waterford, Ireland. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Robert Carew
1640–1708
Anne Lynn
1647–
Marriage: 1672
Alicia Carew
1660–
Robert Carew
1675–1721
Lynn Carew
1686–1722
Mary Carew
1674–1751
Elizabeth Carew
1675–1751
Cristabel Carew
1676–
Juliana Carew
1676–1737
Peter Carew
1681–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1672
Ballinamona House, County Waterford, Ireland
children

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Parents and Siblings

    Lynn

    MaleMale

siblings

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World Events (5)

1649

Age 2

The Protestant Lord Protector of England, Oliver Cromwell, landed at Dublin. His troops killed 2,000 men. A great part of lands in Munster, Leinster and Ulster (Drogheda and Wexford) was confiscated and divided among the English soldiers.
1672

Age 25

Over 6,000 Irish boys and women sold as slaves since England gained control of Jamaica.
1690

Age 43

William of Orange (William III) lands at Carrickfergus and defeats James II at Battle of the Boyne.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Fhloinn and Ó Fhloinn ( see Flynn ).2 Scottish: variant of Lyne 3.3 English: habitational name from any of several places so called in Norfolk, in particular King's Lynn, an important center of the medieval wool trade. The place name is probably from an Old Welsh word cognate with Gaelic linn ‘pool’, ‘stream’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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