Landed Estates
NUI Galway
Reference Source

CONNOLLY, Paul. ''The landed estates of county Roscommon''. Roscommon: [the auhor], 2018.

Source Details

Category Modern printed sources

Estate Records Citing this Source

Found 14 estate records citing this source.

Reference Estate Name Estate Description
pp.15-29. Caulfeild (Dunamon) The Dunamon estate was held under a lease for 500 years from John King, Lord Kingston to Thomas Caul...
pp.35-45 (King House), 102-123 (Rockingham). King (Kingston/Lorton) The King estate was one of the largest in Connacht including lands in Leitrim, Mayo and Sligo as wel...
pp.57-65, 72-74. Coote The Coote family settled in Queen's county (county Laois) in the early 17th century and the head of...
pp.66-72. Gunning Plunkett The Gunnings were an English family who settled at Castlecoote in county Roscommon in the 17th centu...
pp.80-101. Talbot (Mount Talbot) The Talbots were descended from a younger son of the Talbots of Malahide in the 16th century. They w...
pp.125-143. Crofton (Mote Park) The senior branch of the Crofton family settled at Ballymurray, county Roscommon in the 16th century...
pp.144-152. Dillon (Loughglynn) The Dillon family held a large estate on the border of counties Mayo and Roscommon. They were descen...
pp.153-157. Strickland Members of the Strickland family acted as agents for the Dillon estate at Loughglynn, county Roscomm...
pp.162-177, 257 (picture of Rathra House) French /ffrench (Frenchpark) Patrick French fitzStephen of Galway is recorded as the earliest member of the family to be associat...
pp.178-193. Sandford/Wills Sandford The descendants of Captain Theophilus Sandford of Moyglare, county Meath, settled at Castlerea, coun...
pp.194-214. Mahon/Pakenham-Mahon In February 1666 Captain Nicholas Mahon was granted over 2,700 acres in the barony of Roscommon and...
pp.216-235. O'Conor Don The O'Conor Don ancestral lands were in County Roscommon centred on Clonalis House near Castlerea....
pp.236-253. Tenison/Tennison/King-Tenison This branch of the Tenison family is descended from members of the family who settled in the north...
p.254 (Picture of Mantua) Grace The Mantua estate in county Roscommon came into Grace ownership in the 18th century through the marr...