Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Horkan/Harkan

From the mid 19th century the Horkans held a small estate in fee simple from the Ruttledge family of Bloomfield in the parish of Meelick, barony of Gallen, county Mayo, which they advertised for sale in the Land Court in 1885. In 1814 John Horkan was living at Derrygaury, parish of Ballynahaglish, barony of Tirawley.

Associated Families

Houses

Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Liscottle Liscottle Kilconduff Swineford Swineford 121 Gallen Mayo OSI Ref: M343971
OS Sheet: 71
Discovery map: 32

Archival sources

  • Landed Estates' Court Rentals (O'Brien), Horkan, 5 June 1885, Vol 149, MRGS 39/065, (microfilm copy in NUIG); National Archives of Ireland

Contemporary printed sources