Landed Estates
NUI Galway


Laurence Corban was resident at Melisheen, postal district of Kilworth in 1814. He held land in the parishes of Glanworth and Kilworth, barony of Condons and Clangibbon and Cloyne, barony of Imokilly, county Cork, in the mid 19th century, including a large flour milling business at Maryville. Laurence's daughter Mary married John Lucas of Rathhealy and their son eventually succeeded his uncle Arthur Hyde Lucas. William Corban was a younger brother of Laurence. William Corban of Bettyville owned 258 acres in the 1870s.

Associated Families


Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Bettyville Bettyville Clondulane Fermoy Coole 139 Fermoy Cork OSI Ref: W843 992
OS Sheet: 36
Discovery map: 81
Maryville Maryville Kilworth Fermoy Kilworth 146 Condons & Clangibbon Cork OSI Ref: R825 022
OS Sheet: 27
Discovery map: 74
Ballybane Ballybane Cloyne Middleton Ballycottin 264 Imokilly Cork OSI Ref: W970 679
OS Sheet: 89
Discovery map: 81

Archival sources

  • Copy probates of wills of Laurence Corban of Maryville (will dated 18 July 1857), Mary Ann Lucas & Elizabeth Corban of Ballinacarriga (will dated 22 May 1867), 1858, 1860 & 1872. 999/378; National Archives of Ireland

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Modern printed sources