Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Irwin (Roscommon & Galway)


Estate(s)

Name Description
Hone At the time of Griffith's Valuation William Hone held 4 townlands in the parish of Kilkerrin, barony of Tiaquin, county Galway. Three of these townlands were leased to Andrew W. Irwin. A Joseph Hone of Boyle, county Roscommon, owned 124 acres in county Galway in the 1870s.
Irwin (Roscommon & Galway) Andrew Irwin, of Ballymore, Boyle, county Roscommon, held over 700 acres in county Galway in the 1870s. The representatives of John Irwin, a minor, were lessors of property in the parish of Eastersnow, barony of Boyle, at the time of Griffith's Valuation. Earlier, in March 1852, the estate of Thomas Irwin, the elder, at Granny East, barony of Boyle, was offered for sale in the Encumbered Estates court. This included a "comfortable residence" depicted in the sale notice.