Landed Estates
NUI Galway


In 1749 James Marnell is recorded as residing at Cregawon in the parish of Kilcroan, barony of Ballymoe, county Galway. The Marnell family of Marnellsgrove, parish of Kilcroan, held land in the parish from at least the mid 18th century to the early 19th century. By the time of Griffith's Valuation John L. Bagot was the immediate lessor of Marnellsgrove. See


Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Marnellsgrove Marnellsgrove Kilcroan Glennamaddy Ballymoe 82 Ballymoe Galway OSI Ref: M669 720
OS Sheet: 2
Discovery map: 39

Archival sources

  • Leases of East and West Ballyglass, parish of Kilcroan, Richard Marnell, Marnell's Grove to Thomas Nolan, Castlecoote, 1809, 1821 & Recovery, 1819. Small Accessions Index 76, D.10,638 & D.10,659, CO 2181; National Archives of Ireland

Contemporary printed sources