Cassidy, Robert (1817 -1873)

Probably the stamp of Robert Cassidy of Ballyhackmore House, Belfast. He was the sixth son of the Rev. Mark Cassidy, Chancellor of Kilfenora and Rector of Newtownwards, County Down, and Henrietta, daughter and coheir of Samuel Jackson, of Stormont, near Belfast. He was educated at Trinity College, Dublin, where he was admitted in 1833, and took his B.A. in 1838, and his M.A., L.L.B., and L.L.D. in 1860. He was called to the Irish Bar in 1840, and married Anne, daughter of Dr Ardagh.

Seat / Residence(s): Ballyhackmore House, Belfast
Stamp(s) Stamp Information
Cassidy, Robert (1817 - 1873) (Stamp 1) Title: Cassidy, Robert (1817 - 1873) (Stamp 1)
Crest: A cubit arm in armour holding a sword in bend entwined by a serpent
Dimensions (height x width): 16mm x 12mm
Heraldic Charges: arm, Heraldic Charges: serpent, Heraldic Charges: sword