this is what i have, hope it helps someone. *de blakeney of ireland's grandson william de blakeney born 1150 limerick, ireland. *next generations all born there. *15th generation thomas de blakeney, son john married ann. *john's son john dropped the de from his name *son john-grandson charles-ggrandson william, born 1598. *william's grandsons william (1672-1761), lt.general of the island of minorca, and john both born on mount blakeney, limerick. *capt. john born 1732, married mary. *came to america 1750. i have info from this point to 1868 when my family was briefly connected with the blakeneys. also the mississippi cemeteries where many blakeneys are buried.