Anne Grace Dillon

about 1778–August 1821 (Age 43)
Lismullin, County Meath, Ireland

The Life of Anne Grace

When Anne Grace Dillon was born about 1778, in Lismullin, County Meath, Ireland, her father, Sir John Dillon, was 47 and her mother, Brns Millicent Drake, was 32. She married Thomas Charles Steuart Corry on 1 September 1804, in Lismullin, County Meath, Ireland. She died in August 1821, in London, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 43.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Charles Steuart Corry
Anne Grace Dillon
Marriage: 1 September 1804

Spouse and Children

1 September 1804
Lismullin, County Meath, Ireland

Parents and Siblings

    Sir John Dillon


    Brns Millicent Drake




    John Dillon


    Charles Drake Dillon


    Sir Arthur Richard Dillon


    Sir William Dillon


    Elizabeth Dillon


+4 More Children

World Events (5)


Age 20

Battle of Antrim.

Age 20

The Young Ireland rebellion of 1798 failed.
1801 · The Act of Union

Age 23

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.

Name Meaning

1 English and French: from the Germanic personal name Dillo (of uncertain origin, perhaps a byname from the root dīl ‘destroy’), introduced to Britain from France by the Normans.2 English: habitational name from Dilwyn near Hereford, recorded in 1138 as Dilun, probably from Old English dīglum, dative plural of dīgle ‘recess’, ‘retreat’, i.e. ‘at the shady or secret places’.3 Irish (of Norman origin): altered form of de Leon ( see Lyon ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ann Dillon, "Ireland, Diocesan and Prerogative Marriage License Bonds Indexes, 1623-1866"
  • Anne Dillon in entry for Thomas Charles Stewt Corry, "Ireland, Diocesan and Prerogative Marriage License Bonds Indexes, 1623-1866"
  • Anne Dillon, "Ireland, Diocesan and Prerogative Marriage License Bonds Indexes, 1623-1866"

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