Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Le Hunte

The Le Hunte family descend from Richard Le Hunte, an officer in Cromwell's army, who settled at Cashel, county Tipperary. By the end of the 18th century the Le Huntes were living at Artramont, Castlebridge, county Wexford. In 1845 George Le Hunte married Mary daughter of Edward Pennefather, Lord Chief Justice of Ireland. The Le Huntes held land in couties Tipperary, Waterford and Wexford at various times.

Associated Families

No houses were found for this estate

Archival sources

  • Hoey & Denning, solictor's collection, includes papers re Le Hunte estate in Co Waterford, including 5 maps & 31 deeds, 1717-1874. Parcel 32, Small Accs. Index 99; National Archives of Ireland

Modern printed sources