Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Dowdall

Description

Sir Luke Dowdall married Mary daughter of Daniel Byrne and had a son Sir Daniel Dowdall see http://www.araltas.com/features/byrne/


Estate(s)

Name Description
Pakenham The Honourable and Reverend Henry Pakenham was the fifth son of Edward Michael Pakenham, 2nd Baron Longford. In 1822 he married Eliza Catherine Sandford, sister and co heiress of Henry Sandford, 2nd Lord Mountsandford. At the time of Griffith's Valuation the Pakenham estate in county Roscommon was in the parishes of Dysart and Fuerty, barony of Athlone, Kilbride and Roscommon, barony of Ballintober South and Ballintober, Baslick and Kilcorkey, barony of Castlereagh. It amounted to over 3,000 acres.
Dowdall Sir Luke Dowdall baronet, son of Lawrence Dowdall, was granted over 4,000 acres in the barony of Athlone, county Roscommon in 1677. Some of his lands were in the parish of Dysart and were in the possession of the Pakenham family by the time of Grifftith's Valuation.