Landed Estates
NUI Galway


At the time of Griffith's Valuation Thomas Cox held land in the parish of Kilglass, barony of Ballintober North, county Roscommon, including Gillstown from the Blakeneys. In the 1870s Thomas Cox, of Gillstown, Strokestown, owned over 400 acres in county Roscommon.

Associated Families


Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Cloverhill Bunreagh Killummod Boyle Croghan 25 Boyle Roscommon OSI Ref: M863957
OS Sheet: 10
Discovery map: 33
Gillstown Gillstown Kilglass Strokestown Ballygarden 99 Ballintober North Roscommon OSI Ref: M968 836
OS Sheet: 23
Discovery map: 33

Archival sources

  • Bodkin Papers, include reference to Cox of Hillsgrove, Co Roscommon, 1820-1985. Acc No. 1155 ; National Archives of Ireland
  • Guinness Mahon & Co Collection, includes deed of appointment of Gerald S. Guinness as receiver over property of Thomas Cox of Co Roscommon, 10 May 1889. Small Accs. Index 59, D.5897; National Archives of Ireland

Contemporary printed sources