Landed Estates
NUI Galway


George Gledstanes, originally from county Tyrone, married Jane Cullen of Skreeney. They resided at Fortland Cottage in the parish of Clooneclare, county Leitrim. Another branch of this family lived in county Tipperary. In the mid 18th century Anne eldest daughter of James Glenstanes of Fardross, county Tyrone, married Matthew Jacob of St Johnstown and Morbarnane, county Tipperary. Their son John Jacob Glenstanes married Penelope Gahan of Coolquill Castle, county Tipperary, one of the co heiresses of Daniel Gahan. John and Penelope Glenstanes' daughter Anne married Wray Palliser and it was through this marriage that Coolquill Castle and Annesgift came into the possession of the Palliser family.


Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Fortland Cottage Lissinagroagh Clooneclare Manorhamilton Munakill 55 Rosclogher Leitrim OSI Ref: G925394
OS Sheet:
Discovery map: 16
Annesgift Annesgift Rathcool Cashel Ardsallagh 40 Middlethird Tipperary OSI Ref: S179 376
OS Sheet: 62
Discovery map: 66