Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Hewson (Clanmaurice & Iraghticonnor)

In the 1870s the estate of George Hewson, of Ennismore, Listowel, amounted to over 400 acres in county Kerry as well as over 1200 acres in county Cork. He was also the proprietor of over 650 acres, Catherine Hewson of over 800 acres and Rev. Robert Hewson of over 500 acres, held on long lease in county Kerry. In the 1830s, the Ordnance Survey Name Books record that James Hewson, of Killarney, was acting as agent for the Bland estate in the parish of Caher, barony of Iveragh.

Associated Families


Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Finuge House Finuge Finuge Listowel Ennismore 107 Clanmaurice Kerry OSI Ref: Q952320
OS Sheet: 10
Discovery map: 63
Ennismore House Ennismore Dysert Listowel Ennismore 107 Iraghticonnor Kerry OSI Ref: Q923320
OS Sheet: 10
Discovery map: 63
Attyflin Attyflin Killonahan Limerick Patrick's Well 56 Pubblebrien Limerick OSI Ref: R518 482
OS Sheet: 21
Discovery map: 65
Ballindinis Ballindinis Mogeely Middleton Ightermurragh 262 Imokilly Cork OSI Ref: W982745
OS Sheet: 77
Discovery map: 81

Archival sources

  • Draft confirmation of arms to George Rawdon Maurice Hewson of The Lodge, Dromahaire, county Leitrim and papers relating to Hewson of Ennismore, county Kerry, 1932. Genealogical Office Ms. 803, 19. ; National Library of Ireland
  • Copy of confirmation of arms to descendents of John Francis Hewson of Ennismore, 1932. Genealogical Office Ms. 111d, 77-78. ; National Library of Ireland

Contemporary printed sources

Modern printed sources