Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Egan (Fort William)

Griffith's Valuation records Messrs Egan holding land in the parishes of Modreeny and Terryglass, barony of Lower Ormond, county Tipperary. These lands were leased to Miss Crawford and to Thomas Kent. William Egan had a corn mill and distillery at Ballindery in the townland of Newlawn, parish of Terryglass, valued at £97 and held from Timothy Hogan. This property was advertised for sale in April and June 1871 and November 1872. In November 1854 the lands of Carroul [Corrowle] and part of Shanakill were advertised for sale, the estate of Timothy Blake Egan.

Associated Families


Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Fort William Corrowle Modreeny Borrisokane Ballylusky 13 Lower Ormond Tipperary OSI Ref: R935 884
OS Sheet: 10
Discovery map: 59
Ballinderry Newlawn Terryglass Borrisokane Terryglass 19 Lower Ormond Tipperary OSI Ref: R850 971
OS Sheet: 6
Discovery map: 53

Archival sources

  • Encumbered Estates’ Court Rentals (O’Brien), Egan, 28 Nov 1854, Vol 32 (26), MRGS 39/014, (microfilm copy in NUIG); National Archives of Ireland
  • Landed Estates’ Court Rentals (O’Brien), Egan, 21 Apr 1871, Vol 101 (9), 2 June 1871, Vol 102 (3) & 15 Nov 1872, Vol 108 (16), MRGS 39/047, 39/048 & 39/050, (microfilm copy in NUIG); National Archives of Ireland
  • Map of the estate of Timothy B. Egan in the barony of Lower Ormond, 1835 with notes 1885. 99/56/10/12/12; National Archives of Ireland

Contemporary printed sources