Landed Estates
NUI Galway
Reference Source

DEAN, J.A.K. ''The gate lodges of Connaught: a gazetteer.'' Dublin ; Wordwell, 2019.

Source Details

Category Modern printed sources

Estate Records Citing this Source

Found 16 estate records citing this source.

Reference Estate Name Estate Description
p.17 (Abbert) Blakeney (Abbert) Robert Blakeney, a member of a family of Elizabethan settlers, was granted lands at Castle Blakeney,...
p.17 (Aggard) Lambert (Cregclare) In 1824 Walter Lambert, Creggaclare, Walter Lambert, Castle Lambert, Walter Lambert, Lambert Lodge,...
p.17 (Annagh) Burke (Kiltartan) John Burke, of Normangrove, near Kinvara, is recorded as offering lands for lease in that area in t...
p.17 (Ardbear) Jones (Ardbear) At the time of Griffith's Valuation Samuel Jones held Ballyconneely and islands in the parish of Bal...
p.17 (Ardfry) Blake (Ardfry) By patent dated 24 Feb 1681 the Blakes were granted almost 12,000 acres in counties Galway and Mayo,...
p.18 (Ashfield) Forster (Blake Forster) The Forster family were of English origin who first acquired property in Galway in the 1640s. The pr...
p.18-19. (Ashford) Guinness Sir Benjamin Lee Guinness of the famous brewing family began to purchase Connacht estates for sale i...
p.19 (Athenry) Lopdell A family who came to Ireland in the mid 17th century and purchased land in county Galway. They were...
p.19 (Ballinderry) Comyn (Kilconnell) Burke's ''Landed Gentry of Ireland'' states that Andrew Comyn of Ryefield, county Roscommon, married...
p.19 (Ballinduff Lodge) Skerrett (Ballinduff) The Skerretts owned an estate in the barony of Clare, county Galway, which was confiscated at the ti...
p.19 (Ballydonnellan) Donnellan/Donelan An estate of over 3,000 acres in the baronies of Clonmacnowen and Kilconnell, county Galway, was gra...
p.19 (Ballydugan) Burke (Ballydugan) Burke's Landed Gentry of Ireland indicates that Michael Burke of Ballintober, county Roscommon purch...
p.19-20. (Ballyglunin) Blake (Ballyglunin) In ''Blake Family Records'' Martin J. Blake states that Martin Blake of Cummer, county Galway, purch...
p. 20 (Lawrencetown) Lawrence (Lawrencetown) The Lawrence family are first recorded in east Galway in the late 16th century. A John Lawrence marr...
p.20 (Ballynagar) Aylward A branch of the Aylward family of Faithlegg, county Waterford was transported to Connacht in the mid...
p.20-21 (Ballynahinch) Martin (Ballynahinch) A branch of the Anglo Norman family of Martin, one of the Tribes of Galway, was granted the O'Flaher...