Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Limrick/Limerick

John Limerick was among the principal lessors in the parishes of Abbeystrowry, Kilmacabea, Myross and Skull, barony of West Carbery and Kilfaughnabeg, barony of East Carbery, at the time of Griffith's Valuation. His estate amounted to over 8000 acres in county Cork in the 1870s.William Limerick was among the principal lessors in the parish of Kilmacabea, barony of West Carbery in 1853. 266 acres, originally in the ownership of Maria Nagle, were offered for sale in the Encumbered estates Court in July 1850. The petitoners to the sale were William and John Limerick and they are recorded as the lessors of these lands in Griffith's Valuation.

Associated Families

Houses

Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Unionhall House Ballincolla Myross Skibbereen Myross 321 West Carbery (East) Cork OSI Ref: W212345
OS Sheet: 142
Discovery map: 89
Wood View Ballincolla Myross Skibbereen Myross 321 West Carbery (East) Cork OSI Ref: W214344
OS Sheet: 142
Discovery map: 89
Ballincolla House Ballincolla Myross Skibbereen Myross 321 West Carbery (East) Cork OSI Ref: W219345
OS Sheet: 142
Discovery map: 89
Ardmanagh House Ardmanagh Skull Skull Skull 333 West Carbery (West) Cork OSI Ref: V923316
OS Sheet: 139
Discovery map: 88
Meenvane Meenvane Skull Skull Skull 333 West Carbery (West) Cork OSI Ref: V930317
OS Sheet: 139
Discovery map: 88
Millfield House (Ross) Burgatia Ross Clonakilty Ross Carbery 57 East Carbery (West) Cork OSI Ref: W291371
OS Sheet: 143
Discovery map: 89

Archival sources

  • Encumbered Estates Court Rentals (O'Brien), Nagle, 26 July 1850, Vol 2, MRGS 39/001, (microfilm copy in NUIG) ; National Archives of Ireland
  • Pedigree of Limrick family of Cork (Leader Collection); Irish Genealogical Research Society Library

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Modern printed sources