Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Wade (Aughrim)

The Wade family held lands at Carrowmore, barony of Kilconnell during the late 18th and 19th centuries. In the 1870s Rochford Wade was in possession of over 1100 acres in county Galway. In 1906 he held over 900 acres of untenanted land in the area.

Associated Families


Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Fairfield House Carrowmore Aughrim Ballinasloe Aughrim 3 Kilconnell Galway OSI Ref: M782289
OS Sheet: 87
Discovery map: 47

Archival sources

  • Wade of Fairfield papers. LE14; James Hardiman Library, National University of Ireland, Galway
  • Ordnance Survey maps showing lands in non congested districts: Wade estate, 132 acres in barony of Kilconnell, Co Galway, 1907. 15.A.23(15); National Library of Ireland
  • Fairfield (Aughrim). Photographs. 030/050.; Irish Architectural Archive

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Modern printed sources