Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Power (Faithlegg)

Nicholas Mahon Power, of Faithlegg House, was among the principal lessors in the parishes of Ballynakill and Faithlegg, barony of Gaultiere, county Waterford, at the time of Griffith's Valuation. He served as MP for Waterford in the mid-nineteenth century. The Power of Faithlegg estate amounted to almost 4700 acres in county Waterford in the 1870s as well as lands in county Wexford.

Associated Families

Houses

Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Belmont House (Ballynakill) Ballynakill Ballynakill Waterford Ballynakill 77 Gaultiere Waterford OSI Ref: S634116
OS Sheet: 10
Discovery map: 76
May Park Ballynakill Ballynakill Waterford Ballynakill 77 Gaultiere Waterford OSI Ref: S629115
OS Sheet: 10
Discovery map: 76
Glenville Ballynakill Ballynakill Waterford Ballynakill 77 Gaultiere Waterford OSI Ref: S626112
OS Sheet: 10
Discovery map: 76
Ballynakill A Ballynakill Ballynakill Waterford Ballynakill 77 Gaultiere Waterford OSI Ref: S625111
OS Sheet: 10
Discovery map: 76
Ballynakill House (Gaultiere) Ballynakill Ballynakill Waterford Ballynakill 77 Gaultiere Waterford OSI Ref: S637109
OS Sheet: 10
Discovery map: 76
The Mount Cheekpoint Faithlegg Waterford Faithlegg 90 Gaultiere Waterford OSI Ref: S688138
OS Sheet: 10
Discovery map: 76
Daisybank House Cheekpoint Faithlegg Waterford Faithlegg 90 Gaultiere Waterford OSI Ref: S681136
OS Sheet: 10
Discovery map: 76
Mighnawn Cottage Cheekpoint Faithlegg Waterford Faithlegg 90 Gaultiere Waterford OSI Ref: S680135
OS Sheet: 10
Discovery map: 76
Coolbunnia Coolbunia Faithlegg Waterford Faithlegg 90 Gaultiere Waterford OSI Ref: S673120
OS Sheet: 10
Discovery map: 76
Faithlegg House Faithlegg Faithlegg Waterford Faithlegg 90 Gaultiere Waterford OSI Ref: S665122
OS Sheet: 10
Discovery map: 76

Archival sources

  • Pedigree of the family of Power, or le Poer, mainly in England but also in Ireland from the 12th to the 16th century, [Compiled c. 1900?] Ms. 19,926 ; National Library of Ireland
  • Miscellaneous genealogical notes, some in the form of draft letters, by George C. Mahon, relating mainly to the Lynch and Power families. George C. Mahon Papers, Ms. 22,236 ; National Library of Ireland
  • Bank of Ireland, Law Agent's Department donation includes certified copy of 1841 census return, Power family, Faithlegg, county Waterford. M. 6177; National Archives of Ireland
  • Hoey & Denning, solicitor's collection, includes copy grant of probate & will of Nicholas Mahon Power, 1873. T.6151; National Archives of Ireland
  • Irish Tourist Association Survey files: Barony of Gaultier; Waterford County Library

Contemporary printed sources

Modern printed sources