Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Browne/Browne Naghten (Annaghmore)


Estate(s)

Name Description
Browne/Browne Naghten (Annaghmore) Melvin writes that the family of Browne of Annaghmore, parish of Moylough, barony of Tiaquin, county Galway, became extinct in the late 18th century. In 1804 Margaret Browne of Annaghmore married William Edward Naghten and had 11 children. The eldest son Thomas Browne Naghten advertised for sale in the Encumbered Estates' Court the 1056 acres of Annnaghmore East in November 1852. Griffith's Valuation records Annaghmore East in the possession of Francis A. French. http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~naughton/Naughton.html
French (Annaghmore) Annaghmore East, parish of Moylough, barony of Tiaquin, county Galway, was advertised for sale in 1852 by the Naghten family. Francis A. French is recorded as the immediate lessor of this townland in Griffith's Valuation. In the 1870s Francis French was listed as the owner of over 300 acres in county Galway.