He married Evelyn, daughter of Sir Arthur Magennis, 1st Viscount Iveagh, and dying in 1634, left a son and successor,
RANDAL, his successor;
Sarah; Honora; Anne; another daughter.
Alexander MacDonnell died in 1647, and was succeeded by his next brother,
Subsequently, however, joining JAMES II's army, he accompanied his ill-fated master to France.
Consequently, Sir Randal was attainted in 1691, and the baronetcy forfeited.
In 1696, Mr MacDonnell's estate was granted to Charles Campbell, in trust for his wife and children.
James;The eldest son,
JAMES, who, but for the attainder, would have been the fourth baronet, died a bachelor in 1728, and was buried in St James's churchyard, Dublin.
First published in May, 2011.