Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Davis (Frenchpark)

William Davis was the lessor of property in the parish of Tibohine, barony of Frenchpark at the time of Griffith's Valuation. In the 1870s he owned an estate of over 1000 acres in county Roscommon. Members of the Davis family are buried in the graveyard surrounding the ruins of Frenchpark Priory.


Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Cloonshanville Leggatinty Tibohine Castlerea Bellanagare 70 Frenchpark Roscommon OSI Ref: M738901
OS Sheet: 15
Discovery map: 33

Archival sources

  • Sale of lands in Co Roscommon, Paul Davis, Ratra, [parish of Tibohine], Co Roscommon, to Arthur French of Dublin, 17 Aug 1764. 999/586; National Archives of Ireland
  • Map of Cloonshanville, the estate of Paul Davis, 1788. 21 F 45 (92); National Library of Ireland

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