William Knox of Castlerea

M, #6769, (c 1630 - )
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Relationship=5th great-grandfather of Dorothy Kollros.


William Knox of Castlerea was born about 1630 in Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland. He was the son of William Knox and Lady Campbell. He married Elizabeth Crofton in 1688 in Belfast, Ulster, Northern Ireland.

His name appears in the loyal addresses from that county to Charles II., 1682 and 1681; m. 1st, Mary, only dau. of Roger Palmer, of Castle Lacken, co. Mayo; m. 2ndly, the dau. and heir of Crofton, of Rappa Castle.1