Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Burke (Tiaquin)

The estate of 5,879 acres was in the parish of Monivea, barony of Tiaquin, county Mayo and was advertised for sale in 1851. Martin Francis O'Flaherty was the petitioner. Tiaquin house and demesne were bought by Thomas Richardson and Henry Hall bought the remainder of the estate.


Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Tiaquin Tiaquin Demesne Monivea Loughrea Tiaquin 118 Tiaquin Galway OSI Ref: M568 353
OS Sheet: 72
Discovery map: 46
Park Park Athenry Loughrea Athenry Galway OSI Ref: M489298
OS Sheet:
Discovery map: 46

Archival sources

  • Encumbered Estates’ Court Rentals (O’Brien), Burke, 7 Oct 1851, Vol 11, MRGS 39/004, (microfilm copy in NUIG); National Archives of Ireland
  • Charles ffrench Blake Forster's genealogies include Burke of Tiaquin. MS 13,560; National Library of Ireland

Contemporary printed sources