Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Hewson (Trughanacmy)

George M. Hewson of Strand Street, Tralee, owned over 600 acres in county Kerry in the 1870s. Lands at Camp, county Kerry, the property of George Massy Hewson, were offered for sale in the Land Judges' Court in 1883 but the sale was adjourned. In the 1830s, the Ordnance Survey Name Books had recorded John Hewson as the owner of lands in Castleisland parish.

Associated Families


Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Camp Lodge Camp Castleisland Tralee Castleisland 152 Trughanacmy Kerry OSI Ref: Q975095
OS Sheet: 39
Discovery map: 71

Archival sources

  • Land Judges' Court Rentals (O'Brien), Hewson, 20 April 1883, Vol 144, MRGS 39/064, (microfilm copy in NUIG); National Archives of Ireland
  • Typewritten case for counsel to advise plaintiffs in the Feale Fisher case Florence G. O’Halloran & George F. Hewson v O’Sullivan & others. Ms. U./121/5; University College Cork, Boole Library Archives

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Modern printed sources