Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Burke (Moyglass)

Under the Acts of Settlement John Burke was granted over 300 acres around Moyglass, barony of Leitrim and other lands in the barony of Dunkellin. In 1837 Lewis recorded Moyglass as the seat of J. Burke. Lands belonging to John Burke, at Moyglass, parish of Leitrim, barony of Leitrim, were offered for sale in the Encumbered Estates court in January 1851. Edward Burke was the occupier of a house at Clonco in the parish of Ballynakill, barony of Leitrim at the time of Griffith's Valuation. In 1906 John K. Burke held over 200 acres of untenanted land and the mansion house at Clonco.

Associated Families


Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Clonco House (Burke's Court) Clonco Ballynakill Loughrea Woodford 142 Leitrim Galway OSI Ref: R761997
OS Sheet: 126, 132
Discovery map: 53
Moyglass Moyglass Ballynakill Loughrea Marble Hill Leitrim Galway OSI Ref: M687027
OS Sheet: 125
Discovery map: 52