In the 1870s James Darling Wilson of Roxton, Corrofin, county Clare, owned 1,184 acres in the county. He was a Justice of the Peace in county Clare in 1859 and it seems probable that he bought Roxton from the Bloods in the late 1850s. He still owned Roxton in 1906.
- Valuation for probate of the Wilson estate, Roxton, County Clare, deceased, undertaken by Michael McMahon. Includes inventory of household furniture, effects and possessions, nd. McMahon Collection, IE CLCCA/PP/EST/1/735 ; Clare County Archives
Contemporary printed sources
- PARLIAMENTARY PAPERS. ''Return of owners of land of one acre and upwards, in the several counties .... in Ireland''. HC 1876, LXXX: 115
- PARLIAMENTARY PAPERS. ''Return of Untenanted Lands in Rural Districts, Distinguishing Demesnes on Which There is a Mansion...'', HC 1906, c, 177: 215
- HUSSEY DE BURGH, U. H. ''The Landowners of Ireland. An alphabetical list of the owners of estates of 500 acres or £500 valuation and upwards in Ireland''. Dublin: Hodges, Foster and Figgis, 1878. [available online at www.askaboutireland.ie] : 479