William Matchen1785

William Matchen 1785

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William Matchen was my 4th great grandfather, believed to have been born in Yorkshire.  

Shown on Griffith's Valuation as living in Dromahane. This is the only reference to him.  

His wife was Katy Fitzpatrick. 

One of his daughters Martha Matchen married Edmund Flynn in the Church of Ireland.

Additional Information
Date of Birth 1st Jan 1785 (circa)
Date of Death 1st Jan 1860 (circa)


  • William Matchen or Matchin was my 3rd great grandfather.  I have a public family tree on Ancestry and it is called Farrell & Sheehan.  I don't believe there is much more information about William there than is contained in your query, but you may find out more about your cousins and other relatives.


    Sunday 18th September 2022 05:45PM

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