Frances Apjohn

F, b. 1800, d. 1 January 1880
FatherThomas Apjohn b. 1768, d. 16 Dec 1846
MotherAnne Beahan b. c 1771, d. 15 Nov 1843
ChartsThomas Apjohn (descendant indented)
Thomas Apjohn (descendant box)
Last Edited3 May 2013
     Frances Apjohn was born in 1800 in Coonagh, County Limerick.1 She was the daughter of Thomas Apjohn and Anne Beahan. Frances Apjohn died on 1 January 1880 in Sunville, Coonagh, County Limerick.1
     She left a will in 1871; "This is the last Will and Testament of me, Frances Apjohn of Sunville, County Limerick, Spinster. I devise my Lands of Ardromin situate in the Barony of Lower Connello in Co. Limerick with their appurtenances to my brother James Apjohn of South Hill, Co. Dublin, Doctor of Medicine, and my granephew Thomas Francis Hussey de Burgh, now a Lieutenant in Her Majesty's 17th Regt. of Foot, upon trust during the life of my Grandniece Annie Sophie, the wife of Jonathan Bruce of Milawn Castle, Co. Cork, Esq., to pay the rents and profits of my lands when same become due, and on her demise upon trust for every daughter of Annie S. Bruce by her husband Jonathan but not by any aftertaken husband. On failure of such issue, upon trust to the proper hands of my Grandniece May, Elizabeth Lloyd Apjohn, daughter of my niece Olivia, wife of Michael Marshall Lloyd Apjohn Esq., of Linfield, Pallasgrean. I bequeath all my personal estate to my Graniece Mary Elizabeth. I appoint my said brother James Apjohn, my Granephew Thomas F Hussey- DeBurgh executors of my will. In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand this 16th Day of December 1871 - Frances Apjohn. WITNESS John H O'Connor, Rector, Grean ..... William Vaughan, School- teacher, Grean."2 In 1876 she is listed as the owner of 94 acres in Sunville valued at £39.3


  1. [S9] Unknown article title, The Limerick Chronicle, Limerick, Death Notices: Jan 1, 1880. Hereinafter cited as The Limerick Chronicle.
  2. [S16] MM3Z-888, online FamilySearch ( ), downloaded 2013-05-03.
  3. [S17] Alexander Thom, Return of Owners of Land of One Acre and Upwards in the Several Counties in Ireland (Dublin: 1876.)