Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Green (Youghal)

A merchant family of Youghal, county Cork, who acquired an estate in the 19th century. Thomas Murdock Green held land in the parishes of Killeagh and Youghal, barony of Imokilly, at the time of Griffith's Valuation and was residing at Aghadoe House. Thomas M. Green died in 1864 and was buried in Killeagh cemetery. His eldest son, Captain James Matthew Green, married Margaret Bowles in 1862. In the 1870s Murdock Green of Youghal owned 1,153 acres, the Reverend William Spotswood Green of Youghal owned 572 acres and Mrs T. M. Green of Dublin owned 117 acres in county Cork.

Associated Families


Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Aghadoe House (Killeagh) Aghadoe Killeagh Youghal Killeagh 337 Imokilly Cork OSI Ref: X001 777
OS Sheet: 66
Discovery map: 81

Archival sources

  • Shannon Papers, D2707; Public Record Office, Northern Ireland
  • Landed Estates’ Court Rentals (O’Brien), Green, (properties in Youghal), 16 July 1872, Vol 107 (21), 10 July 1875, Vol 120 (49), MRGS 39/050 & 39/055, (microfilm copy in NUIG); National Archives of Ireland
  • MS notes by John Green, Youghal in the end pages of ''The Treble Almanack'', 1829, entries are mostly political comments, 1829. U117; Cork City and County Archives
  • Landed Estates’ Court Rentals (O’Brien), Green, (barony of Kinnatalloon)13 Nov 1863, Vol 70 (34), MRGS 39/035, (microfilm copy in NUIG); National Archives of Ireland

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Modern printed sources