Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Burke (Bekan)

The Burkes of Bekan leased land in the locality and lived in the village. John F. Burke is recorded as holding land in the townland of Bekan at the time of Griffith's Valuation. he was leasing property from the estate of Lady Frederick Beauclerk, who was Charlotte Dillon, daughter of 12th Viscount Dillon of Loughglynn.

Associated Families


Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Bekan Bekan Bekan Claremorris Bekan 82 Costello Mayo OSI Ref: M440790
OS Sheet: 92
Discovery map: 39