Landed Estates
NUI Galway


In the early 19th century the Stanfords had a small estate in the parish of Kilcolman, barony of Clanmorris, county Mayo, which they advertised for sale in the Land Courts in 1856 and again in 1866-1867.The Irish Times reports that the property of Cartown, Claremorris, were purchased by Michael Higgins for over £1400 in June 1867.

Associated Families

No houses were found for this estate

Archival sources

  • Encumbered Estates’ Court Rentals (O’Brien), Stanford, 17 June 1856, Vol 40, MRGS 39/019, (microfilm copy in NUIG); National Archives of Ireland
  • Landed Estates’ Court Rentals (O’Brien), Stanford, 11 Dec 1866 & 5 Mar & 15 June 1867, Vols 83, 84 & 85, MRGS 39/040 & 39/041, (microfilm copy in NUIG); National Archives of Ireland

Modern printed sources