Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Daly (Dalysgrove)

The Dalys of Dalysgrove, parish of Ahascragh, barony of Killian, county Galway, settled in east Galway at the end of the 17th century. In the early 19th century the senior branch of the family moved to Castledaly and the younger son Peter resided at Dalysgrove. The Dalys of Dalysgrove held three townlands in the parish of Ahascragh as recorded in both the Ordnance Survey Name Books and Griffith's Valuation. Their estate amounted to 491 acres in the 1870s. In 1906 Peter Daly held over 500 acres of untenanted land at Dalysgrove.


Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Dalysgrove Dalysgrove Ahascragh Ballinasloe Ahascragh 1 Killian Galway OSI Ref: M827 401
OS Sheet: 61
Discovery map: 47

Archival sources

  • DALY, Dermot. The Daly Chronicle. Typescript history of the Dalys of Daly's Grove compiled from family papers. LE23; James Hardiman Library, National University of Ireland, Galway
  • Daly's Grove. Old postcards. 085/094.; Irish Architectural Archive
  • Manuscript memoir of the family of Daly of Dalysgrove and Castledaly in the possession of Dr. John Daly. ; Private Possession

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Modern printed sources