Landed Estates
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The Janns were a family established in the town of Ennis, county Clare, from at least the late 18th century. Richard Janns married Clarinda Mahon of Corbally, parish of Clooney, in 1779. They had a son, Captain Charles Janns, Royal Navy, and a daughter, wife of Augustine Greene, solicitor. Mrs. Greene died in 1848. In the early 19th century Charles Janns lived at Brookville, parish of Templemaley, barony of Bunratty Upper. At the time of Griffith’s Valuation Charles James [Janns] held land in the parish of Drumcliffe (Cragleagh), barony of Islands, county Clare. In the 1870s the representatives of Charles Janns owned 571 acres in county Clare.


Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Cragleagh Cragleagh Drumcliff Ennis Kilnamona 37 Islands Clare OSI Ref: R299 781
OS Sheet: 33
Discovery map: 57
Brookville Dulick Templemaley Ennis Ennis Rural 26 Bunratty Upper Clare OSI Ref: R338 792
OS Sheet: 33
Discovery map: 58