Landed Estates
NUI Galway

St. Leger (Co Mayo)

At the time of the first Ordnance Survey Bartholomew St Leger held a small estate in the parish of Kilcommon, barony of Kilmaine, county Mayo. The St Leger estate of 303 acres was sold by John Jameson, the assignee of Bartholomew St Leger, deceased, to Dominick W.Kearns in 1851. The Freeman's Journal reported that he paid over £1250 for the estate.

Associated Families


Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Ballyheeragh St Leger Ballyheeragh St Leger Kilcommon Ballinrobe Kilcommon 38 Kilmaine Mayo OSI Ref: M332 624
OS Sheet: 119
Discovery map: 39

Archival sources

  • Encumbered Estates’ Court Rentals (O’Brien), St Leger, 13 June 1851, Vol 8, MRGS 39/003, (microfilm copy in NUIG); National Archives of Ireland
  • Copy will of Thomas St Ledger, Shrule, Co Galway, 1867. T.870; National Archives of Ireland

Contemporary printed sources

Modern printed sources