Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Furlong (Ballydonnell)

In the mid 1820s the Reverend Fitzgerald refers to Ballydonnell, the seat of Thomas Furlong, parish of Mahoonagh, barony of Glenquin, county Limerick. At the time of Griffith's Valuation William Furlong held land in the parishes of Nantinan, barony of Connello Upper and Mahoonagh, barony of Glenquin, In January 1863 the rental of the estate of William Furlonge at Ballydonnell and at Kilberry, barony of East Division of East Carberry, county Cork, a total of 680 acres, was advertised for sale. William Furlong of Coolalta, parish of Cannaway, barony of East Muskerry, is mentioned by Lewis in 1837.

Associated Families

Houses

Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Derreen Derreen Magourney Macroom Magourney 217 East Muskerry Cork OSI Ref: W472 738
OS Sheet: 72
Discovery map: 80
Ellen Ville Derreen Magourney Macroom Magourney 217 East Muskerry Cork OSI Ref: W483 734
OS Sheet: 72
Discovery map: 80

Archival sources

  • Landed Estates’ Court Rentals (O’Brien), Furlonge, 22 Jan 1863, Vol 67 (15), MRGS 39/033, (microfilm copy in NUIG); National Archives of Ireland
  • Deeds & wills re property in Cos Limerick & Cork of Furlong family, includes reference to families of Courtenay, Upton, Furlong-Smith & Newman. D.19,731-19,782, T.8087-8090; National Archives of Ireland

Contemporary printed sources