Olivia (Whitmore) Guinness
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Olivia (Whitmore) Guinness (1742 - 1814)

Olivia Guinness formerly Whitmore
Born in Dublin, Irelandmap
Ancestors ancestors
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married 1761 in County Dublin, Irelandmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Oughterard, County Kildare, Irelandmap
Profile last modified | Created 4 Aug 2008 | Last significant change: 29 Apr 2022
16:00: Jen (Stevens) Hutton edited the Biography and Status Indicators for Olivia (Whitmore) Guinness (1742-1814). (added project template) [Thank Jen for this]
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Olivia Whitmore was born on 16 May 1742 in Dublin, Ireland, her father, William Whitmore, was 31, and her mother, Mary Grattan, was 32. She married Arthur Guinness on 14 June 1761 in her hometown 17 June 1761(she was 18 , half Arthur's age) .Her parents were wealthy gentry, and her dowry was over 1000 pounds. This would have aided the brewery expansion and developments. They had ten children in 24 years. She died on 1 March 1814 in Oughterard, Galway, at the age of 71, and was buried there.

Birth Date: 16 May 1742 Birth Place: Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland Death Date: 1 Mar 1814 Death Place: Oughterard, County Kildare, Ireland Cemetery: Oughterard Churchyard Burial or Cremation Place: Oughterard, County Kildare, Ireland

Spouse: Arthur Guinness

Children: Edward Guinness Rev Hosea Guinness Benjamin Guinness William Lunell Guinness[1]


  1. =sse&db=irelandvitals&h=41020&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Note: Data: Text: Marriage date: 14 June 1761Marriage place: St. Mary, Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland APID: 3876::41020
  • WikiTree profile Whitmore-158 created through the import of ancestry_myers_2011.ged on Jun 1, 2011 by Moreen Hay. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Moreen and others.
  • Source: S-2112586964 Repository: #R-2129772227 Title: Irish Records Extraction Database Author: Platt, Lyman Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 1999. Note: APID: 3876::0

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Ireland Project added as co-manager as Olivia belonged to an historically significant family in Ireland. PMs, please continue to manage profile as usual.
posted by Jen (Stevens) Hutton
Olivia Whitmore was born circa 1742. She was the daughter of William Whitmore and Mary Grattan.1 She married Arthur Guinness, son of Richard Guinness and Elizabeth Read, on 29 May 1761.2 She died in March 1814.1

From 29 May 1761, her married name became Guinness. Children of Olivia Whitmore and Arthur Guinness Elizabeth Guinness+3 b. 1763, d. 2 Apr 1847 Reverend Hosea Guinness+3 b. 12 Jul 1765, d. 5 Mar 1841 Arthur Guinness+3 b. 12 Mar 1768, d. 9 Jun 1855 Edward Guinness+3 b. 1772, d. 20 Aug 1833 Olivia Guinness3 b. 1775 Benjamin Guinness+3 b. 1777, d. 19 May 1836 William Lunell Guinness+3 b. 1779, d. 1842 Louisa Guinness+3 b. 1781, d. 1809 John Grattan Guinness+3 b. 1783, d. 1850 Mary Anne Guinness+3 b. 1787

posted by Phil Richardson

Rejected matches › Anne (Foster) Guinness (1740-)

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