Maunsell Dames was the proprietor of two townlands in the parish of Killoran, barony of Longford at the time of Griffith's Valuation. In the 1870s the estate of Maunsell Dames, resident in Cheltenham, amounted to over 800 acres in county Galway. The Dames family also appear to have had connections with Portarlington, Queen's county [Laois].
No houses were found for this estate
Contemporary printed sources
- PARLIAMENTARY PAPERS. ''Return of names of proprietors and area and valuation of properties in counties in Ireland, held in fee or perpetuity or long leases at chief rents,'' 1876. (412) LXXX. 395: 151.
- PARLIAMENTARY PAPERS. ''Return of owners of land of one acre and upwards, in the several counties .... in Ireland''. HC 1876, LXXX: 294.
- HUSSEY DE BURGH, U. H. ''The Landowners of Ireland. An alphabetical list of the owners of estates of 500 acres or £500 valuation and upwards in Ireland''. Dublin: Hodges, Foster and Figgis, 1878. [available online at www.askaboutireland.ie] : 114.