In 1814 Malachy Kelly was resident at Boula, Kilconnell. The property at Ashbrook, formerly Bouilagh, parish of Killaan, was offered for sale in the Encumbered Estates Court in June 1854. William Kelly is described as the owner. It was purchased, in trust, by a Mr. Collins. This family was closely related to the Kellys of Rockmore and Dundermot.
- Encumbered Estates Court (O'Brien) rentals. William Kelly estate, 16 June 1854. Vol. 29. MRGS 39/013. (Microfilm copy at NUIG); National Archives of Ireland
Contemporary printed sources
- LEET, Ambrose. ''A directory to the market towns, villages, gentlemen's seats, and other noted places in Ireland''. Dublin: Printed by B. Smith, 1814 : 74.
Modern printed sources
- KELLY, Joseph M. ''(O) Kelly People and Places''. Whitegate: Ballinakella Press, 2003: 73, 93
- ''The Freeman's Journal'': Encumbered Estates Sale: 17 June 1854, p.4