Peter Foley of Kilrush, county Clare, held over 700 acres in the parishes of Kilfenora, barony of Corcomroe and Killimer, barony of Clonderalaw, county Clare. In the 1870s the representatives of Patrick Foley of Kilrush owned 1,015 acres in county Clare. In the early 1870s Doctor William Foley of Kilrush, county Clare, owned 2159 acres in county Mayo, which was bought by the Congested Districts' Board in July 1906.
No houses were found for this estate
- McMahon Collection, IE CLCCA/PP/EST/1; Clare County Archives
Contemporary printed sources
- 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] : 165
- PARLIAMENTARY PAPERS. ''Return of owners of land of one acre and upwards, in the several counties .... in Ireland''. HC 1876, LXXX: 109 & 309
- PARLIAMENTARY PAPERS. '' 18th Annual Report of the Congested Districts' Board for Ireland'', [Cd 4927] HC 1909, xvi. Appendix XXXII: 138