George Cary

about 1631–1669 (Age 38)
Red Castle, County Donegal, Ireland

The Life of George

When George Cary was born about 1631, in Red Castle, County Donegal, Ireland, his father, George Cary, was 50 and his mother, Jane Beresford, was 42. He married Avis Vaughn about 1659. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He died in 1669, in his hometown, at the age of 38.

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Family Time Line

George Cary
1631–1669
Avis Vaughn
1634–
Marriage: about 1659
Francis Cary
1646–1692
Chichester Cary
1662–
William Cary
1664–
Arthur Cary
1666–
Margaret Cary
1668–
Avice Cary
1669–
Letitia Cary
1671–
Robert Cary
1677–1681
Cary

Spouse and Children

    Male1631–1669Male

    Avis Vaughn

    Female1634–Female

MARRIAGE
about 1659
Of Donnegall, Ireland
children

(9)

    Male1646–1692Male

    Chichester Cary

    Male1662–Male

    William Cary

    Male1664–Male

    Arthur Cary

    Male1666–Male

    Margaret Cary

    Female1668–Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1581–1640Male

    Jane Beresford

    Female1589–1665Female

siblings

(10)

    Edward Cary

    Male1607–1686Male

    Francis Carey

    Male1609–Male

    Robert Carey

    Male1615–1681Male

    Henry Carey

    Male1617–1667Male

    Female1630–1659Female

+5 More Children

World Events (2)

1641

Age 10

Great Catholic-Gaelic rebellion for return of lands, later joined by Old English Catholics in Ireland. Under leadership of Irish chieftain, Rory O'More, conspiracy was formed to seize Dublin and expel the English. English settlers were driven out of Ulster. Catholics hold 59% of land in Ireland.
1649

Age 18

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.

Name Meaning

Irish and English: variant spelling of Carey .

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

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