Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Minchin (Annagh)

The Minchins of Annagh, county Tipperary, descend from John Minchin of Annagh and Castle Inch, county Kilkenny, fourth son of the original Charles Minchin of Annagh and Busherstown. Descendants of John married with members of the Greens of Old Abbey, county Limerick, Falkiners of Cork and the Gabbetts of Caherline, county Limerick. In the mid 19th century the Minchin estate in the parish of Kilbarron amounted to at least 8 townlands. In the 1870s Falkner John Minchin owned 1,754 acres in county Tipperary.

Associated Families

Houses

Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Annagh Castle Annagh Kilbarron Borrisokane Kilbarron 10 Lower Ormond Tipperary OSI Ref: R832 898
OS Sheet: 9
Discovery map: 59
Annagh Kilbiller Kilbarron Borrisokane Kilbarron 10 Lower Ormond Tipperary OSI Ref: R835 910
OS Sheet: 9
Discovery map: 53

Archival sources

  • Leases and other deeds mostly of or concerned with the properties of the Minchin family of Annagh, Co. Tipperary, 1669-1836. Maps and surveys of Annagh demesne and other townlands belonging to the Minchin family, 1756-1856. Minchin Papers, Microfilm P5701; National Library of Ireland
  • Genealogical Office reports on Minchin of Annagh, Co. Tipperary and of Busherstown, King's Co., c. 1650 -- c. 1860. Genealogical Office: Ms.815(11) ; National Library of Ireland
  • Copy of confirmation of arms to the descendants of John Minchin, fourth son of Charles Minchin of Ballinekill and Annagh, brother of Humphry Minchin to whom arms were granted April 28, 1720, and to his descendant, the Rev. William Reilly Minchin, eldest son of Falkiner John Minchin of Annagh, Co. Tipperary with details of descent, Aug. 26, 1909. Genealogical Office: Ms.111a, p.16 ; National Library of Ireland
  • Copy of grant of quartering of Reilly to the Rev. William Reilly Minchin, eldest son of Falkiner John Minchin of Annagh, Co. Tipperary by Mary Anne, sister and co-heir of Anthony Adams Reilly and elder daughter of William Adams Reilly of Belmont, Co. Westmeath, only son of Anthony Adams Reilly of Roebuck, Co. Cavan, eldest son of William Adams of Howthstown, Co. Meath by Maria, only daughter and heir of Thomas Reilly of Roebuck, Aug. 26, 1909. Genealogical Office: Ms. 111a, p. 16; National Library of Ireland
  • Irish Tourist Association Survey file, early 1940s, North Tipperary No. 12 (Annagh); Tipperary Studies Research Library (Archives), Thurles
  • Minchin and Kinahan Family Papers, Cos Offaly and Tipperary, 1680-1850. Acc No 1496, PC 326-327 ; National Library of Ireland

Contemporary printed sources

Modern printed sources