Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Nash (Kanturk & Mallow)

This family were established at Kanturk, county Cork, by the late 17th century. In 1725 John Nash married, as his second wife, Eliza, daughter and co heiress of Jonas Barry of Cork and had three sons, John of Ballymagooly, Thomas of Rockfield, Kanturk and Michael of Carrigoon, Mallow. The lands of Rockfield were advertised for sale in June 1858. They were held on a lease dated 25 March 1805 from John Nash of Ballymagooly to his brother, Thomas Nash. Lands at Ballynoe and Clash, barony of Duhallow, the estate of Thomas Nash and others were advertised for sale in April 1859.

Associated Families


Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Tullig Tullig Drishane Millstreet Drishane 287 West Muskerry Cork OSI Ref: W286 898
OS Sheet: 39
Discovery map: 79
Mount Nagle Mountnagle Carrigleamleary Mallow Carrig 249 Fermoy Cork OSI Ref: R586 017
OS Sheet: 25
Discovery map: 73
Rockfield Ballyheen Middle Kilbrin Kanturk Castlecor 160 Duhallow Cork OSI Ref: R424 042
OS Sheet: 23
Discovery map: 73
Ballymagooly Ballymagooly Rahan Mallow Rahan 255 Fermoy Cork OSI Ref: W592 985
OS Sheet: 33
Discovery map: 80
Carrigoon House Carrigoon Rahan Mallow Mallow Rural 250 Fermoy Cork OSI Ref: W591 991
OS Sheet: 33
Discovery map: 80

Archival sources

  • Encumbered Estates’ Court Rentals (O’Brien), Nash, 24 June 1858, Vol 52 (45), MRGS 39/025, (microfilm copy in NUIG); National Archives of Ireland
  • Landed Estates’ Court Rentals (O’Brien), Nash, Crofts, O’Callaghan, Tivy, Sharpe, 21 Apr 1859, Vol 55 (29), MRGS 39/028, (microfilm copy in NUIG); National Archives of Ireland
  • Encumbered Estates' Court Rentals (O'Brien), Adams, Nash, Carmichael, 16 Nov 1854, Vol 31 (33) & 3 May 1855, Vol34 (39), MRGS 39/014 & 39/016, (microfilm copy in NUIG); National Archives of Ireland
  • Copy will of John Nash, Ballymagooly, 21 Dec 1799 & photocopy of copy of probate, 8 July 1802. 999/6/3 & 999/244; National Archives of Ireland
  • Deeds relating to the town of Mallow & the Jephson & Nash families, 1718-1864. 999/403; National Archives of Ireland
  • Copy of confirmation of arms to the descendants of James Nash of Rockfield and Tullig, Co. Cork son of Thomas Nash, son of John Nash of Rockfield (Ballyheen), Co. Cork, son of Patrick Nash of Kanturk, and to the grandson of the said James, being R. G. Nash of Finnstown and Howth, Co. Dublin, son of T. J. Nash of of Rockfield and Tullig, Co. Cork and Scribblestown and Finnstown, Co. Dublin, Feb. 24, 1911. Genealogical Office: Ms.111a, p.54 ; National Library of Ireland
  • Irish Tourist Association survey files, Parish of Ballyclogh; Cork County Library

Contemporary printed sources

Modern printed sources