Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Hill (Mountpleasant)

This county Limerick family were a junior branch of the Hills of Graig, near Doneraile, county Cork. In the late 17th century William Hill married Anne Coke. Their sixth son Samuel Hill settled at Pallaskenry, county Limerick and married a Lucas of Ballingaddy, county Clare. Their second son was Thomas Hill of Mount Pleasant. Thomas had three sons Arundel of Bolane Cottage, Thomas of Mount Pleasant and George of Limerick. In the early 1850s Thomas Hill was leasing a house and the whole townland of Mountpleasant, parish of Ardcanny, barony of Kenry, county Limerick, amounting to 172 acres from Daniel Leahy.

Houses

Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Mount Pleasant Mountpleasant Ardcanny Rathkeale Ballynacarriga 124 Kenry Limerick OSI Ref: R438 562
OS Sheet: 4
Discovery map: 65
Bolane Bolane Kildimo Rathkeale Kildimon 127 Kenry Limerick OSI Ref: R439 533
OS Sheet: 12
Discovery map: 65
Ballynacarriga Ballynacarriga Ardcanny Rathkeale Ballynacarriga 124 Shanid Limerick OSI Ref: R443 556
OS Sheet: 4
Discovery map: 65