Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Kelly (Fiddaun Lodge)

Donnogh Kelly was granted lands in counties Mayo and Galway by patent dated 4 Apr 1670. McCarthy writes of the protracted sale of the Fiddaun estate of the Kellys amounting to over 7,000 acres to the D'Arcys of Newforest in the first half of the 19th century.


Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Fiddaun Lodge Fiddaun Kilkerrin Glennamaddy Shankill 80 Tiaquin Galway OSI Ref: M633 542
OS Sheet: 31
Discovery map: 39

Archival sources

  • Pedigree of Kelly of Fidane, Co Galway, c 1670-c 1820. GO MS 171: 436; National Library of Ireland
  • D'Arcy Papers, contact Gerard McCarthy, Kilkerrin; Private Possession
  • Pedigree of O’Kelly & Kelly of Gallach, Mullaghmore, Aghrim, Clogher, Athleague, Cargins & Castle Ruby, Co Roscommon, Fedane, Co Galway, Castlegar & Woodstock, Co Mayo, 195-1841. GO MS 175: 12-24; National Library of Ireland

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Modern printed sources