Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Croker (The Grange)

Edward Croker, son of the Reverend Robert Croker of the Ballynagarde family and his wife Margaret O'Grady of The Grange, inherited this county Limerick estate following the death of his uncle Thomas O'Grady in 1861, which amounted to 2,121 acres in the 1870s. Edward Croker died unmarried in 1896 and was succeeded by his sisters Lady Dyer and Caroline Croker.

Houses

Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
The Grange Skool Fedamore Limerick Ballybricken 48 Smallcounty Limerick OSI Ref: R628 437
OS Sheet: 23
Discovery map: 65

Archival sources

  • Irish Tourist Association Survey file for parish of Bruff, barony of Small County, 1944. Limerick North East 6 ; Limerick Studies Department, Dooradoyle
  • Catalogue of furniture etc for sale at The Grange, following the death of Caroline Croker, 1926. LM1994.0008; Limerick City Museum

Contemporary printed sources

Modern printed sources