Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Martin (Brook Lodge)

At the time of Griffith's Valuation, Nicholas Martin a minor, held 4 townlands in the parish of Feakle, barony of Tulla Upper, county Clare and Elizabeth Martin also held land in the parish. By the 1870s Nicholas Henry Martin of Brook Lodge, Tulla, also known as Dangan Ville, owned 2,213 acres in county Clare. Some of his descendants emigrated to Australia. In February 1878 over 2,000 acres in the the barony of Tulla Upper, the estate of Nicholas Henry Martin were advertised for sale.

Associated Families


Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Brook Lodge/Dangan Ville Carrowroe Quin Tulla Dangan 143 Bunratty Upper Clare OSI Ref: R457 775
OS Sheet: 35
Discovery map: 58

Archival sources

  • Land Judges’ Court Rentals (Dunboyne), Martin, 26 Feb 1878, Vol 19; James Hardiman Library, National University of Ireland, Galway
  • Land Judges’ Court Rentals (O’Brien), Martin, 26 Feb 1878, Vol 1331 (21), MRGS 39/059, (microfilm copy in NUIG); National Archives of Ireland

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Modern printed sources