Thom's Irish Who's Who/Gormanston, Viscount

Jenico Edward Joseph Preston, 15th Viscount Gormanston


GORMANSTON, Viscount, and Baron Loundres of the Naas (Irld., 1478); Baron Gormanston (Unit. Kgd., 1868); Premier Viscount of Ireland—Jenico Edwd. Joseph Preston, 15th Viscount; J.P., D.L., Co. Meath; formerly Lieut. 3rd Batt. Manchester Regt. Late Lieut. Reserve of Officers: Railway Transport Officer in 1916; eldest son of Jenico William Joseph, 14th Viscount, and Georgina, dau. of P. Connellan, of Coolmore, Co. Kilkenny; b. 16th July, 1879; s. his father 29th Oct., 1907; m. 26th Oct., 1911, Eileen, younger dau. of the late Lieut.-Gen. Sir Wm. Butler, G.C.B., and has issue three sons and one dau. Res.: Gormanstown Castle, Balbriggan, Co. Dublin: Whitewood, Co. Meath. Clubs: Carlton, London; Sackville Street, Dublin.