Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Joyce (Joycegrove)

An estate in the parishes of Tuam, barony of Dunmore and Dunmore, barony of Ballymoe, county Galway, owned by a branch of the Joyce family. Henry Joyce was the proprietor in the 1830s and his assignee Thomas Reilly sold the estate to the Brownes in the early 1850s. The Browne family renamed the house Brownesgrove.


Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Joycegrove/Brownesgrove Joycegrove Tuam Tuam Killeen 220 Dunmore Galway OSI Ref: M467577
OS Sheet: 30
Discovery map: 39

Archival sources

  • Encumbered Estates' Court Rentals (O'Brien), Reilly & Joyce, 26 Nov 1850, Vol 4, MRGS 39/002, (microfilm copy in NUIG); National Archives of Ireland
  • Glynn Notebook, copies of deeds and documents re the Joyce family, Tuam area, 17th & 18th centuries. MS 4183; National Library of Ireland
  • Affidavit in Chancery case of Ward v Joyce re property of Henry Joyce of Joyce Grove, Co Galway, early 19th century. M2808; National Archives of Ireland

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Modern printed sources