Landed Estates
NUI Galway


John C. Larminie held five townlands in the parish of Ballyhean, barony of Carra, county Mayo. These lands were involved in a Chancery suit in the late 1830s possibly concerning the Chambers' estate. John C. Larminie of Spencer Park, Castlebar, married Margaret Letitia, daughter of Daniel Merry of Rockley Park, county Roscommon. In 1895, their son, Alexander Clendining Larminie of Fisher Hill, county Mayo, married Isabella Dodd Morony, daughter of William Morony of Fortlawn, county Mayo. Alexander C. Larminie was agent to the Earls of Lucan in the late 19th century.


Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Fisherhill Carrownurlaur Breaghwy Castlebar Breaghwy 63 Carra Mayo OSI Ref: M179 896
OS Sheet: 79
Discovery map: 31
Spencer Park Curragh Aglish Castlbar Castlebar Urban 65 Carra Mayo OSI Ref: M148 899
OS Sheet: 78
Discovery map: 31

Archival sources

  • Encumbered Estates’ Court Rentals (O’Brien), Larminie, O'Neill, O'Malley, 25 Mar 1858, Vol 24 (67), MRGS 39/024, (microfilm copy in NUIG) ; National Archives of Ireland
  • Landed Estates’ Court Rentals (O’Brien), Larminie & Fynn, 3 July 1860, 14 May 1861 & 14 Jan 1862, Vol 59, 61 & 64, MRGS 39/030, 39/032 & 39/033, (microfilm copy in NUIG) ; National Archives of Ireland
  • Lucan Papers, P48; James Hardiman Library, National University of Ireland, Galway
  • O'Donel Estate Collection includes some documents referring to the Larminies. PC 263 (3) ; National Library of Ireland

Modern printed sources