Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Welply (Upton)

Family history sources suggest the Welply family were established in the Bandon area since the late sisteenth or early seventeenth centuries. James Welply of Upton House, Bandon, was the owner of over 4000 acres in county Cork in the 1870s. At the time of Griffith's Valuation, Daniel Welply was one of the principal lessors in the parishes of Myross and Caheragh, barony of West Carbery. ''The Cork Examiner'' (7 Sept 1846) commends the actions of Mr James Welply of Macroom who helped alleviate the hardship of his tenants. At the time of Griffith's Valuation James Welply held 4 townlands in the parish of Kilnamartery, barony of West Muskerry. see http://www.paulturner.ca/Phillips/Whelply_Hayes_Hosford/welpy_hayes_hosford-ancestry.htm. In 1860 over 100 acres the property of William Welply, a bankrupt,were offered for sale in the Landed Estates Court. Houses and business premises in the town of Skull, the property of James P. Welply, were offered for sale in the Landed Estates Court in July 1868.

Associated Families

Houses

Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Ballinatona Cottage Ballinatona Myross Skibbereen Myross 321 West Carbery (East) Cork OSI Ref: W206321
OS Sheet: 142
Discovery map: 89
Dromore Cottage Dromore Caheragh Skibbereen Gortnascreeny West Carbery (West) Cork OSI Ref: W059456
OS Sheet: 119
Discovery map: 88
Gurteenroe Cottage Gurteenroe Macroom Macroom Macroom 227 West Muskerry Cork OSI Ref: W331732
OS Sheet: 70
Discovery map: 79
Upton Garryhankard Knockavilly Bandon Brinny 3 Kinalea Cork OSI Ref: W530606
OS Sheet: 96
Discovery map: 87
Wilton Quartertown Lower Mourneabbey Mallow Mallow Rural 250 Fermoy Cork OSI Ref: W547 978
OS Sheet: 33
Discovery map: 80
Mohober Mohober Lismalin Callan Modeshill 26 Slievardagh Tipperary OSI Ref: S346 457
OS Sheet: 55
Discovery map: 67

Archival sources

  • Commissions of the Peace for Co Cork for J.C. Hennessy 1851 & Daniel Welply, 1855. M. 6623-6624; National Library of Ireland
  • Landed Estates' Court Rentals (O'Brien), Welply, 16 July 1860, Vol 59, MRGS 39/030, (microfilm copy in NUIG); National Archives of Ireland
  • Landed Estates' Court Rentals (O'Brien), Welply, 2 July 1868, Vol 90, MRGS 39/044, (microfilm copy in NUIG); National Archives of Ireland
  • Deed of warranty, Daniel Welply, M. Hennessy and H. O'Callaghan, 1858. D. 6625; National Library of Ireland
  • Landed Estates’ Court Rentals (O’Brien), Welply, (Mohober), 7 July 1868, Vol 90 (60), MRGS 39/044, (microfilm copy in NUIG) ; National Archives of Ireland
  • Landed Estates’ Court Rentals (O’Brien), Cormac, 9 June 1876, Vol 124 (5), MRGS 39/056, (microfilm copy in NUIG); National Archives of Ireland

Contemporary printed sources

Modern printed sources