Margaret Forster Dungan was born 1552 in Celbridge, County Kildare, Ireland to Walter Forster (1525-1634) and Margaret Netterville (1530-1597) and died 20 May 1597 Dublin, Ireland of unspecified causes. She married John Dungan (c1550-1592) 1573 JL in Dublin, Ireland.


Margaret Forster

  • Mother: Margaret Whyte (1523-1597) - (or Margaret Netterville?) - md Walter Forster. Margaret was the daughter of Patrick Whyte (by his wife, Alison St Lawrence) and the widow of John Netterville

Marriage and Family[]

  1. Walter Dungan (1579-1626) - md Countess Jane Rochfort
  2. William Dungan (1580-) - md Slane O'Brien
  3. Edward Dungan (1582-1653) - md Cecilia Fitzgerald
  4. Thomas Dungan (1584-1626) - md Elizabeth


Offspring of John Dungan and Margaret Forster (1555-1597)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Walter Dungan (1579-1626)
Edward Dungan (1582-1653)
Thomas Dungan (1584-1626) 1584 Celbridge, County Kildare, Ireland 21 December 1626 Hurch, Dublin, Ireland Elizabeth Weaver (1584-)
William Dungan (1589-1622)


Noble Lineage[]

This person is a direct descent of Nicholas St Lawrence (1460-1526), 4th Baron Howth]] of the House of Howth, an Irish noble family in County Dublin.


  • Lodges Peerage of Ireland - Walter Forster, Alderman and merchant of Dublin, Ireland. Twenty -seventh generation, Their daughter, Margaret Forster, m. about 1578, Sir John Dungan ( Lodges Peerage of Ireland, Edit.. 1754, Vol. IV, p. 54)
  • Ancestry of SharpleThe descendants of James Carrell and Sarah Dungan, his wife - Page 123
  • The descendants of James Carrell and Sarah Dungan, his wife - Page 16
  • Ancestry of Governor Dongan - page 8