James Berry is recorded as owning over 500 acres in county Leitrim in the 1870s. In 1851 Alexander and Mary Anne Berry had offered over 300 acres in the barony of Carrigallen for sale in tne Encumbered Estates Court. Alexander Berry was residing at Drumany, Killeshandra at that time.
No houses were found for this estate
- Encumbered Estates' Court Rentals (O'Brien), Berry, 21 November 1851, Vol 12, MRGS 39/005, (microfilm copy in NUIG); National Archives of Ireland
Contemporary printed sources
- HUSSEY DE BURGH, U. H. ''The Landowners of Ireland. An alphabetical list of the owners of estates of 500 acres or £500 valuation and upwards in Ireland''. Dublin: Hodges, Foster and Figgis, 1878. [available online at www.askaboutireland.ie] : 32
- PARLIAMENTARY PAPERS. ''Return of owners of land of one acre and upwards, in the several counties .... in Ireland''. HC 1876, LXXX: 903