The Echlin Family

Paper 218

Lecture – 2000

Author – Coyle, Eugene

In Irish Studies Review Vol.14, No.1, 2006.

A brief account of the Echlin and Palmer families and their estates in North County Dublin 16th to 18th centuries.
The life of Lady Elizabeth Echlin (1704-1782) is discussed and in particular her correspondence with the novelist Samuel Richardson, author of Pamela or Virtue Rewarded and Clarissa or The History of a Young Lady.

Lusk Graveyard
Letters – Archbp. of Dublin John Allen to Earl of Ormond (1506?)
Boazio Map
Rocques Map
Faulkner’s Dublin Journal (published between 1725-1826)
Correspondence Lady E. Echlin / S. Richardson