Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Seymour (Kinalea)

Isaac and Henry Seymour were the owners of over 500 acres in county Cork in the 1870s. The estate of Isaac Seymour at Knockatoer, barony of Kinalea and premises in Queenstown, barony of Barrymore, were advertised for sale in November 1876. The Irish Times reported that it was sold to Mr. Robertson for over £2000. Almost 700 acres of the estate of Henry Seymour in the barony of Kinalea was offered for sale in December of the same year.

Associated Families


Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Ballinluig Ballinluig West Ballyfeard Kinsale Ballyfeard Kinalea Cork OSI Ref: W706561
OS Sheet: 98
Discovery map: 87

Archival sources

  • Two volumes of genealogical notes on the Seymour family, 1557-1740 and 1740-1868. M. 474-5 ; National Archives of Ireland
  • Landed Estates’ Court Rentals (O’Brien), Seymour, 14 Nov 1876, Vol 126 (18), MRGS 39/057, (microfilm copy in NUIG); National Archives of Ireland
  • Landed Estates' Court Rentals (O'Brien), Seymour, 8 December 1876, Vol 126, MRGS 39/057, (microfilm copy in NUIG); National Archives of Ireland

Contemporary printed sources

Modern printed sources