Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Johnston (Boyle)

John Johnston is recorded as one of the principal lessors in the parish of Eastersnow, barony of Boyle, at the time of Griffith's Valuation. John Johnston, with an address at Roselawn, Celbridge, county Kildare, held over 1400 acres in county Roscommon in the 1870s and 668 acres in county Sligo. The Sligo property may be represented by the townland of Tawran, barony of Coolavin. Over 1,500 acres in county Roscommon belonging to John G. Johnston were vested in the Congested Districts' Board on 20 Mar 1913.

Associated Families


Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Moylurg House Clogher Eastersnow Boyle Rushfield 37 Boyle Roscommon OSI Ref: M838986
OS Sheet: 10
Discovery map: 33