Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Dickin


Estate(s)

Name Description
Gabbett (Strand House) Daniel Gabbett of Strand House was the third son of William Gabbett of Caherline, near Limerick city, and his wife, Jane Maunsell of Ballywilliam. In 1795, Daniel Gabbett of Strand House, county Limerick, married Alicia FitzGerald of Carrigoran, county Clare and they had six sons Their fifth son, the Reverend Joseph Gabbett of Ardvullen and Shelburne, county Limerick owned over 3,500 acres in county Limerick in the 1870s. At the same time their grandson, Daniel Fitzgerald Gabbett of Oldcourt, Caherconlish, is recorded as owning 1,193 acres in the same county. Daniel F. Gabbett was a son of Daniel Gabbett. He was Member of Parliament for Limerick city from 1879-1885. Part of his estate at Caherconlish with other lands amounting to over a thousand acres was advertised for sale in November 1883. Windham Gabbett of Mount Rivers, county Tipperary, was his brother. The Irish Times reported the adjournment of the sale due to absence of bidding.
Dickin In 1827 Thomas Dickin of Loppington House, Salop married Jane, granddaughter of the 2nd Lord Massy. Their son Thomas Atcherley Massy Dickin married in 1866 Margaret Elizabeth only child of the Reverend Joseph Gabbett of Shelbourne, county Limerick and they had a family of nine children. The deaths of Mrs Dickin and her infant son at Shelbourne are recorded in ''The Limerick Chronicle'' (6 Sept 1883). Thomas A. M. Dickin held untenanted land in the parishes of Uregare, St Peters and St Pauls and Ballingaddy, baronies of Coshma, Kilmallock and Coshlea, county Limerick in 1906. His father in law the Reverend Joseph Gabbett of Ardvullen and Shelburne, county Limerick owned over 3,500 acres in county Limerick in the 1870s.