Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Greene (Greenmount)

Captain Thomas Greene was granted land in counties Kerry, Limerick and Clare in 1668. The Greenes owned land in the parish of Croom, county Limerick, at the time of the first Ordnance Survey. Francis John Greene held land in the parishes of Athlacca and Croom, barony of Coshma, at the time of Griffith's Valuation. Francis Greene of Greenmount, Patrick's Well, county Limerick owned 1,606 acres in county Limerick in the 1870s.

Associated Families


Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Greenmount Greenmount Crecora Croom Crecora 3 Pubblebrien Limerick OSI Ref: R529 497
OS Sheet: 13
Discovery map: 65

Archival sources

  • Greene of Greenmount Papers. Acc 4656; National Library of Ireland
  • Irish Tourist Association Survey file for parish of Mungret, barony of Pubblebrien, 1943. Limerick North East 28 ; Limerick Studies Department, Dooradoyle
  • Greene of Greenmount Papers, mainly correspondence from Luke Tinkler, 3 Nassau St, Dublin to John Greene re Greene’s surrender of his interest in Summerhill in 1823; includes letters to Mrs Anne Nicholson from Lucy Wentworth Stacpoole 1820s; reference to Harris trust re Nicholsons of St Heliers, Jersey; manuscript copies of wills of John Lewis 6 Nov 1797 & Elizabeth Nicholson 26 Mar 1813; receipts re Godfrey Green & Francis Greene 1760s & 70s & from 1940s; photographs; mid 18th-mid 20th cents. LM2003.0147.1-124; Limerick City Museum

Contemporary printed sources

Modern printed sources