Landed Estates
NUI Galway

ffrench (Ballinamore)

The Honourable Martin ffrench was a younger brother of Sir Thomas ffrench, 3rd Baron. Martin ffrench held a large amount of land in the parishes of Killeroran and Killian, barony of Killian, county Galway, in the mid 1850s. In the 1870s he owned 3,818 acres in county Galway.

Associated Families

Houses

Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Ballinamore House or Curraghboy Lodge Curraghboy Killeroran Mountbellew Castleffrench 146 Killian Galway OSI Ref: M760 486
OS Sheet: 47
Discovery map: 47
Ballinlass Ballinlass Killeroran Mountbellew Castleffrench 146 Killian Galway OSI Ref: M776 486
OS Sheet: 47
Discovery map: 47
St Brendans St Brendans or Creggangrogy Killian Mountbellew Cloonkeen 148 Killian Galway OSI Ref: M738 538
OS Sheet: 32
Discovery map: 40

Archival sources

  • Ffrench of Castleffrench, 17th-19th centuries. MS 26,797-26,803 & D 16,899-16,932; National Library of Ireland
  • Miscellaneous [Blake] deeds, including unexecuted mortgage of St Brendans, Lord Ffrench to Blakes, 1846. D 16,899-16,932; National Library of Ireland

Contemporary printed sources

Modern printed sources