Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Waldron (Helen Park)

At the time of Griffith's Valuation Patrick Waldron held at least ten townlands in the parish of Killenaule and one townland in the parish of Graystown, barony of Slievardagh, county Tipperary. He also held some land in the parishes of Donohill and Templenoe, barony of Clanwilliam, county Tipperary. In 1840 Laurence Waldron is noted as the proprietor of townlands in the parish of Templeneiry, barony of Clanwilliam. Lawrence Waldron of Helen Park, county Tipperary held the townland of Lung in the parish of Castlemore, barony of Costello, county Mayo, formerly the property of John Dillon and land in the barony of Frenchpark, county Roscommon, at the time of Griffith's Valuation. In the 1870s the representative of Laurence Waldron of Rutland Square, Dublin, Ballybrack, Killiney, county Dublin and Helen Park, Killenaule, owned over 4,000 acres in county Tipperary, 837 acres in county Mayo, 570 acres in county Roscommon and smaller acreages in counties Kilkenny, Carlow and Dublin.

Associated Families


Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Beechmount Lung Castlemore Castlereagh Ballaghaderreen 57 Costello Mayo OSI Ref: M641 938
OS Sheet: 74
Discovery map: 32
Helen Park Ballintogher Graystown Cashel Graystown 47 Slievardagh Tipperary OSI Ref: S201 465
OS Sheet: 54
Discovery map: 67
Cleragh House Ballintogher Killenaule Cashel Killenaule 48 Slievardagh Tipperary OSI Ref: S205 475
OS Sheet: 54
Discovery map: 67

Archival sources

  • Rentals of the estates of Laurence Waldron in Killenaule, Clanwilliam and Templence, Co. Tipperary, 1854, 1863-4, 1875, 1882. Dunsandle Daly Papers M. 2888-2891 ; National Archives of Ireland
  • Butler of Ballycarron Papers include valuation of Killenaule, Ballydonough and Templenoe tenants' farms, 1849. Waldron estate rental, Killenaule, 1850. Killenaule estate rental, 1851. Ballymountain and Killespy rental, 1846-74. Microfilm P1561 ; National Library of Ireland

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