Landed Estates
NUI Galway


Of Welsh descent, the Vaughan family had an estate in the parishes of Kilbelfad and Ballynahaglish, barony of Tirawley, county Mayo, granted to them under the Restoration land settlements, amounting to about 2,400 acres. In the early 19th century their estate passed by marriage to the Jacksons of Enniscoe.

Associated Families


Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Carrowmore/Carramore Carrowmore Kilbelfad Ballina Carrowmore 9 Tirawley Mayo OSI Ref: G213 157
OS Sheet: 39
Discovery map: 24

Archival sources

  • Irish Tourist Association. Topographical and General Survey, 1941-1945. File Mayo North 1-16, parish of Kilbelfad; Mayo County Library
  • Westport Estate Papers, Collection List 78, include articles of agreement re disputed lands, Theobald Bourke 4th Viscount Mayo to Owen Vaughan of Carrowmore, 22 Mar 1665/6. MS 40,889/8(4); National Library of Ireland

Contemporary printed sources

Modern printed sources