The Fawcett estate was centred around Sligo but the family held lands in other parts of the county, notably in Tireragh. The name occurs in records as Fawcett, Fausett and Fawsett. The Fawcetts seem to have acquired some of the Soden estate.
Contemporary printed sources
- ORDNANCE SURVEY NAME BOOKS, County Sligo: Vol I 256
- ''GRIFFITH'S VALUATION OF IRELAND'[Primary Valuation of Tenements]', 1850-1858. : Sligo Union 15