Thom's Irish Who's Who/Penrose, William Robert


PENROSE, William Robert, Captain, late Waterford Artillery, R.G.A., Special Reserve. Was educated privately and at Queen's University College, Galway. Served his apprenticeship as a Land Agent in the Estate Office of the Rt. Hon. the late Earl of Darnley; was elected a Member of the Irish Land Agents' Association, a Fellow of the Surveyor's Institute (Irish Branch), a Member of the Royal English Arborticultural Society, and a Fellow of the Royal Horticultural Society. Has been engaged in the management of extensive Estates in Ireland, and is a Magistrate for the Counties of Waterford and Kilkenny; is a Member of the Diocesan Synod for the Diocese of Waterford and Lismore. Eldest son of the late R. W. H. Penrose, of Seaville, Tramore, Co. Waterford, and of Riverview, Ferrybank, Co. Kilkenny. Res.: Seaville, Tramore.