Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Ormsby (Farrenmacfarrell)

The Ormsby family held land in the parish of Kilmacshalgan through much of the 19th century. The property appears under various spellings including Farrellmacfarrell and Faremacfarell in additon to the official Townlands Index spelling of Farrenmacfarrell. James Ormsby was the proprietor of over 550 acres in county Sligo in the 1870s. In 1906 the property at Farrenmacfarrell, including the mansion house, were occupied by Alexander Cuffe.

Associated Families


Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Farrenmacfarrell Farrenmacfarrell Kilmacshalgan Dromore West Dromore 18 Tireragh Sligo OSI Ref: G429315
OS Sheet: 18
Discovery map: 24