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Title: drowning in Shannon River Lady Massy
Post by: Bissonn on Wednesday 02 November 11 21:56 GMT (UK)
I am wondering if anyone has any information about a Lady Massy drowning in the Shannon River--sources say 1831 or 1841.  I  do not know for sure if it was the wife of Lord Massy, as I have seen some references to that in a couple of sources, or a daughter that was on her way to a "romantic assignation".  Family lore says it was either my great great great grandfather that died in the drowning also, or two of his sons (Hewitt's), that the daughter talked into taking her across the river in the fog.

Anne Bissonnette 
Title: Re: drowning in Shannon River Lady Massy
Post by: DORAN54 on Wednesday 02 November 11 23:06 GMT (UK)
there is a massy genealogy forum at

genforum.genealogy.com/massy/all.html

 maybe they can help
Title: Re: drowning in Shannon River Lady Massy
Post by: Bissonn on Thursday 03 November 11 00:03 GMT (UK)
Thank you for the tip......, but when I cut & paste it comes up with NOT FOUND.

Am I doing something wrong?

Anne
Title: Re: drowning in Shannon River Lady Massy
Post by: DORAN54 on Thursday 03 November 11 08:13 GMT (UK)
when you paste it a blue arrow comes up at the left side of the blue line click on that and it will take you there    ;)