Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Studdert (Elm Hill)

Maurice Studdert of Elm Hill, Rathkeale, county Limerick, was the fourth son of the Reverend George Studdert of Ardlaman, county Limerick. His grandson, Ion Studdert of Elm Hill, owned an estate in the parishes of Kilscannell and Rathkeale, barony of Connello Lower and Ardagh, barony of Shanid in the mid 19th century. This estate of about 1,500 acres was advertised for sale in June 1855. In the 1870s the estate of his son George amounted to 423 acres. The estate (91 acres) of three of the sons of Joseph Studdert of Woodlawn situated at Knockaunavad, barony of Connello Lower, county Limerick, was advertised for sale in May 1874. Elm Hill was advertised for sale in June 1877 and again in January 1884.

Houses

Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Woodlawn House Kilmore Kilmurry Kilrush Knock 98 Clonderalaw Clare OSI Ref: R100 541
OS Sheet: 68
Discovery map: 64
Elm Hill Skehanagh Kilscannell Rathkeale Kilscannell 129 Connello Lower Limerick OSI Ref: R306 394
OS Sheet: 28
Discovery map: 64
Prospect Prospect East Cloghprior Nenagh Knigh 86 Lower Ormond Tipperary OSI Ref: R861 875
OS Sheet: 14
Discovery map: 59
Lodge Lodge Killodiernan Nenagh Knigh 86 Lower Ormond Tipperary OSI Ref: R844 875
OS Sheet: 14
Discovery map: 59
Rockvalley Lodge Killodiernan Nenagh Knigh 86 Lower Ormond Tipperary OSI Ref: R840872
OS Sheet: 14
Discovery map: 59

Archival sources

  • Landed Estates’ Court Rentals (O’Brien), Studdert, 1 May 1874, Vol 114 (7), MRGS 39/052, (microfilm copy in NUIG); National Archives of Ireland
  • Landed Estates’ Court Rentals (O’Brien), Studdert, 26 June 1877, Vol 128 (31), MRGS 39/058, (microfilm copy in NUIG); National Archives of Ireland
  • Land Judges’ Court Rentals (O’Brien), Daly (nee Studdert), 18 Jan 1884, Vol 146 (8), MRGS 39/064, (microfilm copy in NUIG); National Archives of Ireland
  • Deeds, testamentary, legal & miscellaneous records including documents re Studdert of Lodge, mainly 19th century. A.Lane Joynt solicitor's collection, Small Accessions Index 51, Co.965-990, M.353-363, D.5534-5753, T.1176-1198 ; National Archives of Ireland

Contemporary printed sources

Modern printed sources