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Colonel Sir Thomas Ash 1660-1737: A Defender of the Seige of Derry

Antique Find
Submitted by
William Houston


Colonel Ash is, also, mentioned in the lease documents filed under the headings Archbishopric of Armagh Estate on our Estate Records & Papers page

An Ebook, The Ash Manuscripts written 1735 by Lieut. Col. Thomas Ash, is also in our E-Books

Further reading - Lieut. Colonel Thomas Ash(e), a defender in the Siege of Derry (1660-1737)


Dublin Daily Express - Thursday 11 September 1913.


Homely charm of 400-year-old Ashbrook House

Ashbrook, the family’s ancestral home is in Ardmore near Tullyally on Londonderry’s east bank, was originally a gift from Queen Elizabeth I to Sir Thomas Ashe in recognition of services rendered to the Crown in helping to quash rebellion in Ireland.