Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Eccles

J.E. Eccles, a gentleman, is recorded as resident in the parish of Tumna, barony of Boyle, county Roscommon, in the Census of Elphin, 1749. In 1906 Major Gerard Eccles is recorded as the occupier of property at Moneygold townland, barony of Carbury, including mansion house. In January 1852 the estate of Alexander O'Connor Eccles and Charlotte Eccles, located in the barony of Boyle, county Roscommon, was offered for sale in the Encumbered Estates Court. Charlotte O'Connor Eccles was a journalist writing on women's issues in London towards the end of the nineteenth century. [Blackwood's Magazine, CLIII (1893), 830-838.]

Associated Families

Houses

Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Moneygold Moneygold Ahamlish Sligo Cliffony South 41 Carbury Sligo OSI Ref: G669513
OS Sheet: 5
Discovery map: 16

Archival sources

  • Encumbered Estates' Court Rentals (O'Brien), Eccles, 13 January 1852, Vol 13, MRGS 39/005, (microfilm copy in NUIG); National Archives of Ireland

Contemporary printed sources

Modern printed sources