Landed Estates
NUI Galway
Reference Source

BENCE-JONES, Mark. ''A Guide to Irish Country Houses''. Revised ed. London: Constable, 1988.

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Estate Records Citing this Source

Found 531 estate records citing this source.

Reference Estate Name Estate Description
210 Moore (Moore Hall) An estate in the parishes of Ballintober, Ballyovey and Burriscarra in the barony of Carra, county M...
225 (Newport) & 246 (Ross) O'Donel Some of the O'Donnells of Ulster settled in county Mayo in the 17th century, initially in the Ballyc...
14 Lynch Blosse A Galway family who lost most of their estates in that county under Cromwell but received extensive...
188 Gore Booth The Gore Booth family were descended from Sir Francis Booth who was granted land at Ardtermon, bar...
150 Wynne The Wynne family established themselves in Sligo in the later 17th century. They went on to become o...
185 Phibbs (Seafield) The Phibbs family acquired an estate in Kilmacowen in the late 18th century. The estate was based ar...
89 MacDermot (Coolavin) The MacDermots were the original hereditary owners of the lands in Coolavin, hence the family title...
271 Perceval The Perceval family succeeded to lands in Sligo in the mid 17th when George Perceval married Mary Cr...
2 Fleming McTernan states that the Flemings came into possession of lands in Sligo in the wake of the Cromwell...
81 Armstrong (Chaffpool & Moyaliff) These Armstrongs are a junior branch of the Armstrong family of Mount Heaton, county Offaly and desc...
4 O'Hara The O'Haras were the only Gaelic family to continue as major landowners in County Sligo up to modern...
151 Bourke (Heathfield) An estate in the parishes of Kilbride and Lackan, barony of Tirawley, Co Mayo, comprised of 1663 acr...
69-70 Gore (Castle Gore) In 1666 the Gores were granted extensive estates, over 14,700 acres, in the barony of Tirawley, coun...
121 Jackson (Enniscoe) Francis Jackson, a Cromwellian soldier, bought extensive lands in the barony of Tirawley, county May...
121 Pratt The Jackson estate at Enniscoe, parish of Crossmolina, barony of Tirawley, county Mayo became the pr...
230 Palmer The Palmer family held extensive estates in counties Mayo and Sligo, some of which they were granted...
222 Knox (Netley Park) Henry William Knox and his brother John sold almost 3000 acres in the parishes of Crossmolina and Ki...
146 Knox (Greenwoodpark) A junior branch of the Knoxes of Rappa held an estate in the parish of Kilfian, barony of Tirawley,...
229 Orme (Owenmore) The Orme family owned extensive property in county Mayo and also around the village of Enniscrone in...
138 Orme (Abbeytown & Glenmore) The Ormes of Abbeytown held an estate in the parish of Crossmolina, barony of Tirawley, county Mayo...
143 Ormsby (Gortnaraby) By the late 17th century a branch of the Ormsby family had settled at Cloghans, parish of Kilbelfad,...
178 Paget The Paget estate was mainly in the parishes of Crossmolina and Kilfian, barony of Tirawley, county M...
268 Palmer (Summerhill) In 1741 James O'Hara, 2nd Baron Tyrawley, leased an estate in the parish of Templemurry, barony of T...
19 Perkins John Perkins was agent for some of the property owned by the Gores, Earls of Arran in the first half...
41 Bingham (Bingham's Castle) The Bingham family of Newbrook, parish of Robeen, county Mayo, later Barons Clanmorris, inherited ha...
283 Browne (Westport) A very large estate in county Mayo, much of it formerly Bourke property, was acquired by Colonel Joh...
17 Blake (Ballinafad) In the early 17th century a younger son of the Blake family of Ballyglunin, county Galway, acquired...
47 Browne (Breaghwy) A junior branch of the Brownes of the Neale, county Mayo, was located in the parish of Breaghwy in t...
85 Lynch/Crean Lynch A junior branch of the Lynch Blosse family baronets, who obtained leases of the Clogher estate, in t...
154 Ffolliott The ffolliott family held lands in the parish of Aghanagh since the early 18th century. At the time...
270 Irwin (Tanrego) McTernan states that John Irwin, a Cromwellian soldier, wsa granted the lands at Tanrego in the seve...
177 (King House) & 244 (Rockingham), 207-208 (Mitchelstown Castle) King (Kingston/Lorton) The King estate was one of the largest in Connacht including lands in Leitrim, Mayo and Sligo as wel...
231 Parke According to O'Rorke, the Parkes received land under the Cromwellian settlement and established them...
211 (Mote Park), 190 (Longford) Crofton (Sligo) The Croftons acquired land in the 17th century from the McSweeneys which had previously been part of...
201 Cooper (Markree) Edward Cooper was a soldier in Richard Coote [Lord Collooney]'s, regiment of horse. He is known in...
91-2 Cooper The estate at Coopershill was founded by the Cooper family. In the mid 19th century Charles King O'H...
176 Tenison/Tennison/King-Tenison This branch of the Tenison family is descended from members of the family who settled in the north...
69-70 Cuff Sir James Cuff was granted the town and lands of Ballinrobe, barony of Kilmaine, county Mayo, under...
231 Lynch (Partry) Sir Henry Lynch of Castlecarra, granted his mother the lands of Cloonlagheen, parish of Ballyovey, b...
49 & 275 Blake (Towerhill & Bunowen) The Blakes of Menlo Castle, county Galway, held the lands of Clonyne and Clooneen or Towerhill, pari...
82 & 278 FitzGerald (Turlough) This family from Gorteens in county Kilkenny was transplanted to county Mayo under the Cromwellian s...
71 (Castle Lackan) & 94 (Creagh) Knox (Castle Lackan) The Knoxes of Castle Lackan, parish of Killala, barony of Tirawley and later of Creagh, parish of Ba...
97 Martyn (Curraghmore) Abstracts of original documents in the Blake Papers show that an estate at Curraghmore was granted t...
154 Lindsey (Hollymount) This branch of the Lindsey family were descended from a younger son of the first Lindsey of Turin, p...
206 Miller (Milford) A family of Cromwellian settlers who were granted over 1,000 acres in the parishes of Kilmainemore a...
222 Browne (Neale) A family established at The Neale, county Mayo, from the 16th century which they were regranted alon...
99 Kirwan (Dalgan) This junior branch of the Kirwans of Cregg Castle, county Galway, were merchants in the city of Galw...
20 Lynch (Ballycurrin) An estate in the parish of Shrule, barony of Kilmaine, county Mayo, in the possession of the Lynch f...
84 Browne (Claremount) There are references in the will of the 1st Earl of Altamont to the purchase of part of the Bell est...
72 Browne (Castlemagarret) The Brownes of Carrowbrowne, parish of Oranmore, county Galway, had estates in the counties Galway,...
18 Ormsby (Ballinamore) The Ballinamore estate, in the parish of Killedan, barony of Gallen, county Mayo, was granted to the...
19 Kenny (Ballinrobe) A family established in the Ballinrobe area, barony of Kilmaine, county Mayo, from the late 17th cen...
38 Knox Gore James Knox of Broadlands Park (1774-1818) was the third son of Francis Knox of Rappa Castle. Both h...
45 Ruttledge (Bloomfield) In May 1749, Peter Ruttledge of Cornfield and Carrowkillen, parish of Robeen, barony of Kilmaine, co...
57 Jackson (Carrowmore) The Carrowmore estate of the Vaughans passed by marriage to a junior branch of the Jacksons of Ennis...
61 Bingham The Binghams were military commanders sent to Connacht in the 16th century, where they settled in th...
74, 169 Knox (Castlereagh) The Knoxes came from county Donegal and settled at Castlereagh in the 17th century. By the early 1...
122 Knox (Errew) By his marriage with an heiress, Ellen Farrar, Granville Knox, a great-grandson of Francis Knox of R...
154 Vesey In December 1698 John Vesey, Archbishop of Tuam from 1679 to 1716, bought almost 750 acres in the Ho...
169 Pery/ Pery Knox Gore An estate in the parish of Kilbelfad, barony of Tirawley, county Mayo, formerly belonging to the Orm...
204 Walsh (Castlehill) In the late 1830s the Walshes inherited part of the Cormack estate in the parish of Crossmolina, bar...
213 Knox (Mount Falcon) An estate in the parish of Ballynahaglish, barony of Tirawley, county Mayo, previously belonging to...
213 Boyd (Mount Gordon) In 1716 the Boyds bought the estate of Crosspatrick, parish of Killala, barony of Tirawley, county M...
223 Bingham (Newbrook) This estate was founded by John Bingham of Foxford, county Mayo, younger brother of Sir Henry Bingha...
230 (Palmerstown) & 238 (Rappa) Knox (Rappa) Originally a Crofton estate which passed through a marriage connection to a younger son of the Knoxe...
248 Stoney James Butler Stoney and his son, Robert Vesey Stoney, built up a considerable estate in the Burrisho...
243 (Rockfleet or Rossyvera) O'Malley (Hawthorn) The descendants of Charles O'Malley of Belclare, barony of Murrisk, county Mayo, were settled in the...
246 (Ross House) O'Donel (Newcastle) From the mid 18th century a branch of the family of O'Donels of Newport, county Mayo, resided at New...
277 Garvey (Tully) An estate in the parish of Kilgeever, barony of Murrisk, county Mayo, comprised of seven townlands i...
204-205 Blake (Menlo) The Blakes, raised to the peerage as baronets in 1622, were established at Menlough on the bank of t...
12 Guinness Sir Benjamin Lee Guinness of the famous brewing family began to purchase Connacht estates for sale i...
215 Booth (Ebor Hall) At the time of Griffith's Valuation William Booth held 3 townlands in the parish of Cong and a townl...
241 (Renvyle) Blake (Renvyle) Henry Blake returned from Montserrat in 1676 and, according to Martin J. Blake, bought the Lehinch e...
257 Tulloch John Armstrong, a member of a county Fermanagh family, was living at South Hill, Clifden, county Gal...
192. Vereker (Viscount Gort) Lough Cutra or Lough Cooter was originally O'Shaughnessy land which was granted to Thomas Prendergas...
84 D'Arcy (Kiltullagh & Clifden Castle) The D'Arcy family of Kiltullagh, parish and barony of Athenry, county Galway, was founded by Patrick...
16 Morris (Ballinaboy) Through marriage with a member of the Lynch family the Morrises inherited a quarter part of the esta...
254 Thomson The Salrock/Salruck estate, barony of Ballynahinch, county Galway, originally belonged to the Miller...
180 Henry (Kylemore) Mitchell Henry was a doctor who was left a large fortune by his father, a Manchester merchant, in 18...
25 (Ballynahinch) & 61 & 293 (Cashel) Law Life Assurance Society At the time of Griffith's Valuation this company held two townlands in the parish of Kilgeever, baro...
93 Cottingham At the time of Griffith's Valuation George Cottingham and Anne Regan and Mrs William Regan held the...
98 & 205 Hodgson The Hodgson family came to Ireland from Whitehaven in Cumberland, England and were mine owners in Av...
246 Martin (Ross) The Martin family were established beside Ross Lake in the barony of Moycullen, county Galway, from...
262-263 Morris (Spiddle/Spiddal) In 1684, George Morris who had served in the army of King James II married Catherine Fitzpatrick and...
184 O'Hara (Lenaboy) The O'Haras of Lenaboy had been established in the town of Galway since the early 18th century and m...
205 Blake (Merlin Park) The Blakes of Moyne, parish of Shrule, county Mayo, were descended from the Blakes of Ardfry, county...
138 Blake (Glenlo) Martin J. Blake writes that Henry Blake of Glenlo Abbey, a medical doctor, was a grandson of Patrick...
205 (Mervue) Joyce (Mervue) The Joyces of Mervue, Corgary and Rahasane were all descended from a family of Joyces long establish...
301. Joyce (Rahasane) The Joyce family of Rahasane were connected with the Joyces of Mervue and also of Corgary. They hel...
301. Ffrench (Rahasane) In 1675 the ffrenches bought the lands of Cummer and Drumgriffin in the barony of Clare which had be...
2 (Aggard), 175 (Kilquaine). Lambert (Cregclare) In 1824 Walter Lambert, Creggaclare, Walter Lambert, Castle Lambert, Walter Lambert, Lambert Lodge,...
2. Kelly (Kinvara) In 1855 Reverend Thomas Kelly is recorded as the owner of several townlands in the parish of Kinvarr...
159. Burke (St. Cleran's) John Hardiman Burke was in possession of the St.Cleran's estate in the 1850s. He had succeeded his f...
201. Burke (Marble Hill) The Burke family of Marble Hill were among the most influential families in county Galway in the 19t...
22 (Ballyglunin) Blake (Ballyglunin) In ''Blake Family Records'' Martin J. Blake states that Martin Blake of Cummer, county Galway, purch...
70 Kirwan (Castlehacket) In the 16th century the Castlehacket and Cahermorris estates near Tuam in county Galway belonged to...
25. Seymour (Galway) The Seymour family first settled in east Galway in the late 17th century. The families at Ballymore...
38, 187-188. Lawrence (Lawrencetown) The Lawrence family are first recorded in east Galway in the late 16th century. A John Lawrence marr...
212 Bellew (Mountbellew) The Bellew family of Williamstown, county Louth, were granted lands in the parish of Moylough, baron...
68 Mahon (Castlegar) The Mahons were settled at Castlegar from the early 18th century. In 1711 the Earl of Clanricarde l...
245 Thewles In the 18th century Wentworth Thewles of Harristown, Co Kildare, owned lands in counties Mayo, Leitr...
4 Blake (Annaghdown) An estate advertised for sale by the Rochforts in 1856 and bought by the Blakes of nearby Cregg Cast...
9 Blake (Ardfry) By patent dated 24 Feb 1681 the Blakes were granted almost 12,000 acres in counties Galway and Mayo,...
18 Comyn (Kilconnell) Burke's ''Landed Gentry of Ireland'' states that Andrew Comyn of Ryefield, county Roscommon, married...
20 (Ballydonelan) Donnellan/Donelan An estate of over 3,000 acres in the baronies of Clonmacnowen and Kilconnell, county Galway, was gra...
41 Bermingham/Birmingham Edward Bermingham, Lord Athenry, was granted over 5,000 acres, mainly in the barony of Dunmore, coun...
59 Wade (Aughrim) The Wade family held lands at Carrowmore, barony of Kilconnell during the late 18th and 19th centuri...
66 Daly (Castledaly) This branch of the Dalys were descended from the Dalys of Killimer and also Dalysgrove, near Ahascra...
67 Lambert (Castle Ellen) The Lambert family came originally from Yorkshire but were settled in county Galway since the reign...
67 ffrench (Castle ffrench) Originally known as Clogher and purchased by the ffrenches from the O'Kellys in 1636. Confiscated b...
75 Shawe-Taylor Walter Taylor was granted almost a thousand acres in the barony of Kiltartan, county Galway in Febru...
86 Dillon (Clonbrock) The Dillons were a Norman family who initially received grants of land in Westmeath and who later ac...
87 Trench (Clonfert) John E. Trench was a significant landowner in the parish of Ballymacward, barony of Kilconnell and t...
88 Fair (Levally) In the early 19th century a branch of the Fair family held the lands of Levally and Cappagory situat...
90 Gregory The Coole estate was purchased by Robert Gregory from the Martyns of Tullira in 1768 on his return f...
99 Daly (Dalystown) In 1814 the Rt. Hon Denis Bowes Daly was the owner of the Dalystown estate, the son of Hyacinth Dal...
103 Mathews At the time of Griffith's Valuation, Edward Mathews was in possession of an estate at Derryvunlam, p...
116 Shee Charles ffrench Blake Forster traces this family's lineage from O'Shee of county Tipperary, who late...
116 Daly (Dunsandle & Carnakelly) The Daly family of Dunsandle derived from Daly of Carnakelly in the parish of Kiltullagh. They bough...
122 (Eyrecourt) Eyre (Eyrecourt & Eyreville) Giles Eyre, Eyrecourt Castle and Thomas Knutford Eyre, Eyreville, are described as resident propriet...
131 (Garbally) Trench (Garbally) Burke indicates that the Trenches originated in France but settled in the North of England. Frederic...
135 (Glenarde), 220 (Moyode) & 248 (Roxborough) Persse (Roxborough & Moyode) The Persse family first received grants of land in counties Galway and Roscommon in the 1670s. Some...
141 Burke (Glinsk) Ulick Burke of Glinsk, parish of Ballynakill, barony of Ballymoe, county Galway, was created a baron...
154 Blake (Hollypark) In 1824 Pierce Blake of Hollypark is described as a resident proprietor in county Galway. Peter Blak...
165 (Kilcolgan) & 279 (Tyrone) St. George (Tyrone House) The St.George estate was centred on the house at Tyrone, parish of Drumacoo, barony of Dunkellin, bu...
165 (Kilcornan) Redington (Kilcornan) The Redington family estate was centred on their house at Kilcornan. This had previously been a Burk...
185 (Lismany) Pollok (Lismany) At the time of Griffith's Valuation Allan Pollok was the owner of considerable property in various p...
204 Smyth (Masonbrook) The Smyths acquired property in and around the Loughrea area in the early 19th century. In 1828 they...
208 (Monivea) Ffrench (Monivea) The Monivea estate, barony of Tiaquin, county Galway, was acquired by the ffrenchs from the O'Kellys...
213 (Mounthazel) Browne (Moyvilly & Mounthazel) The Moyvilly estate, near Oranmore, county Galway, was granted to the Brownes under the Acts of Sett...
220 Browne (Moyne) The Brownes of Moyne were descended from the Brownes of Cloonkeely, near Tuam and of Newtown in the...
230 (Pallas) Nugent (Pallas) In 1677 Thomas Nugent was granted an estate of 3,250 acres in the baronies of Leitrim and Longford,...
233-234 (Portumna Castle) Burke (Clanricarde) The Clanricarde estate was one of the largest in county Galway. Lord Clanrickard, a minor, is liste...
237 Daly (Raford) The Daly family of Raford were descended from the Dalys of Carnakelly. The Raford estate was bought...
237 McDermott (Ramore/Rathmore) James Anthony McDermott of Ramore married Mary Agnes Blake of Cregg Castle in the early 19th century...
241 (Renville) Athy The Athy family were one of the original Tribes of Galway. Their estate was mainly centred around th...
251 (Ryehill) Roche (Ryehill) In the late 18th century the Ryehill estate in the parish of Monivea, barony of Tiaquin, county Galw...
272 Butler (Doon & Thornpark) The Butlers of Doonemulvihill, county Clare and Thornpark, county Galway are descended from James Bu...
276-277 (Tulira) Martyn (Tulira) In 1824 Edward Martyn is listed as a resident proprietor in county Galway. John Martyn was the owner...
73-74 (Castle Oliver), 286 (Woodlawn) Trench (Woodlawn) The Trench family at Woodlawn were one of a number of Trench families who came to prominence in coun...
293 (Castlegrove) Lewin (Cloghans) A family who were settled on the Galway/Mayo border at Cloghans, parish of Kilmainemore, barony of K...
293 (Castlegrove) Blake (Castlegrove) By his will (1612) Robert Blake of Ardfry left the lands of Castlegrove or Fartigare as they were o...
301 (Rahasane) Bourke (Curraghleagh & Rahasane) Isidore Bourke, a younger son of Joseph Bourke of Carrowkeel, county Mayo, had an estate in the pari...
56 Drought In the mid 19th century Captain George Warburton Drought owned a small estate centred on the house C...
59 (Carrowroe) & 228 (Oakport) Goff This family were descended from the Goff family of Kingstown, Dublin who had married into the Caulfi...
81 (Charlestown) King (Drumsna) The King family descend from the Reverend Edward King, Bishop of Elphin (1611-1639) who was granted...
85-86 (Clonalis) O'Conor Don The O'Conor Don ancestral lands were in County Roscommon centred on Clonalis House near Castlerea....
88 French (Cloonyquin) ''Burke's Irish Family Records'' states that Arthur French of Tyrone bought Cloonyquin from the Righ...
104 (Donamon) Caulfeild (Dunamon) The Dunamon estate was held under a lease for 500 years from John King, Lord Kingston to Thomas Caul...
115 (Dundermot) O'Conor (Dundermot) A branch of the O'Conor Don family who resided at Dundermot for 2 generations in the 19th century. I...
119 (Edmondstown) Costello (Edmondstown) The Costellos were settled at Castlemore, parish of Castlemore, barony of Costello, county Mayo, fro...
128 (French Park) French /ffrench (Frenchpark) Patrick French fitzStephen of Galway is recorded as the earliest member of the family to be associat...
129 (Frybrook) Fry The Fry estate was located adjacent to Boyle. The family had been invited to Boyle by Lord Kingston...
193 (Loughglinn) Dillon (Loughglynn) The Dillon family held a large estate on the border of counties Mayo and Roscommon. They were descen...
200-201 Grace The Mantua estate in county Roscommon came into Grace ownership in the 18th century through the marr...
211-212 Crofton (Mote Park) The senior branch of the Crofton family settled at Ballymurray, county Roscommon in the 16th century...
215 (Mount Druid) O'Conor (Mount Druid) Denis O'Conor was one of the principlal lessors in the parish of Kilcorkey, barony of Castlereagh at...
216 Plunkett (Mountplunkett) The Plunketts were a Catholic family residing at Mountplunkett from the 18th century. Christopher Ge...
216 (Mountplunkett) Grehan Patrick Grehan had a lease of the Mountplunkett estate, parish of Killinvoy, barony of Athlone, coun...
217-218 (Mount Talbot) Talbot (Mount Talbot) The Talbots were descended from a younger son of the Talbots of Malahide in the 16th century. They w...
240 (Rathmoyle) Irwin (Rathmoyle) Richard, Robert and John Irwin were occupiers and lessors of property in the parish of Baslick, baro...
244 Lloyd (Rockville) Rockville, originally a Blackburn property, came into the possession of the Lloyd family following t...
250 (Runnamoat) Balfe The Balfe family were settled at Heathfield in county Roscommon in the 18th century but had moved to...
267 (Strokestown) Mahon/Pakenham-Mahon In February 1666 Captain Nicholas Mahon was granted over 2,700 acres in the barony of Roscommon and...
272 (Thomastown Park) Naghten (Thomastown) The Naghtens or O'Naghtens were one of the old Gaelic families who managed to retain some of their f...
286 (Woodbrook) Kirkwood (Boyle) The Kirkwood family were landowners in the barony of Boyle during the nineteenth century. Andrew and...
293 (Castlestrange) Mitchell (Castle Strange) Cornet Thomas Mitchell from Scotland settled at Castlestrange, county Roscommon in the mid 17th cent...
245 Kelly (Rookwood) This family is well recorded in Vera Hughes' book. Crofton Kelly and his wife Elizabeth Threwles we...
245 Waller (Rookwood) In 1778 Major Waller is recorded as resident at Rookwood and Kilmore. Robert Waller married Jane Or...
56 Kelly (Cargins) Ignatius Kelly, son of Edmund Kelly of Castleruby, was residing at Carrigens at the time of the Cens...
215 de Montmorency (Ebor Hall) The Viscounts Mountmorres were descended from the Morres family, landowners in Co Kilkenny from the...
25 (Ballynacourty), 118 (Eden Vale) Stacpoole (Eden Vale) The Stacpooles were a county Limerick Catholic family. Clement Stacpoole was transplanted to county...
58 (Carrigaholt) Burton (Buncraggy & Carrigaholt) Samuel Burton of Buncraggy, county Clare, married Margaret Harris and died in 1712. From their elde...
224-225 MacDonnell (Newhall) This family was descended from the MacDonnell family of Dunluce, county Antrim. In the late 17th cen...
123, 224-225 Armstrong/Armstrong MacDonnell (Newhall) The Armstrongs of Mount Heaton share a common ancestry with the Armstrongs of Moyaliff, county Tippe...
2 (Adelphi) Fitzgerald (Kilcarragh & Adelphi) This family was established at Kilcarragh, parish of Kilfenora, barony of Corcomroe, county Clare in...
13 (Ashline) Mahon (Corbally) The estate of the Mahons of Corbally was mainly in the parish of Clooney, barony of Bunratty Upper,...
26 (Ballynalacken) O'Brien (Ballynalackan) Terence O'Brien was established at Elm Vale, south east of Kilfenora, county Clare, from at least th...
40 (Belvoir) Wilson (Belvoir) The Wilson family settled at Belvoir, near Sixmilebridge, county Clare, in the 18th century. Richar...
41 (Birchfield) O'Brien (Birchfield) Cornelius O'Brien was the son of Henry O'Brien of Ennis, county Clare and Helen O'Callaghan of Kilgo...
49 (Bunratty Castle) O'Brien (Thomond) The estate of the Earl of Thomond was the largest in county Clare with lands in seven out of the ele...
53 (Cahircalla) Crowe (Dromore) The Crowe family were living at Nutfield, near Ennis, county Clare in the 1780s. Burke records that...
53 (Cahircalla) England Members of the England family appear in the records of county Clare from the late 17th century and t...
53 (Cahiracon), 159 (Islandmore) Kelly/Roche Kelly Descended from an O’Kelly of county Kilkenny, the Kelly family were established in county Limerick b...
53 (Cahiracon) Vandeleur (Kilrush) The Vandeleur family are descended from Maxmilian Van Der Leur, a Dutch merchant, who had settled in...
56 (Carnelly) Stamer (Carnelly) William Stamer, a member of an old English Protestant family from Essex, England, moved to county Ki...
66 (Castle Crine) Butler (Castlecrine) The Butlers of Castlecrine, parish of Kilfinaghta, barony of Bunratty Lower, county Clare, descend f...
97 (Cullane) Studdert (Bunratty) The Reverend George Studdert, rector of Kilpeacon and Rathkeale, county Limerick, was the son of Geo...
216 (Mount Shannon) FitzGibbon The FitzGibbon family were established at Ballysheedy, county Limerick, from the mid 18th century....
140 (Glin Castle), 242 (Riddlestown) Fitzgerald (Knight of Glin) The Knight of Glin is a title which was in existence for six centuries, borne by a branch of the Fit...
54 Smith (Cahermoyle) At the beginning of the 19th century William Smith, an attorney, had an estate in the western part o...
54 O'Brien (Cahermoyle) William Smith O'Brien was born at Dromoland, county Clare in 1803. He was the second son of Sir Edw...
97 (Curragh Chase), 154-155 (Holly Park) De Vere This family were descended from Vere Hunt, a Cromwellian soldier who was granted land in county Lime...
204 (Mellon) Westropp (Mellon) The Westropps of Mellon, county Limerick are descended from Mountiford, second son of Thomas Westrop...
78, 110 & 258 Waller (Castletown) This branch of the Waller family are descended from Sir Hardress Waller, a Cromwellian soldier, who...
258 (Shannon Grove) Bury (Shannongrove) Phineas Bury was granted almost 6,000 acres in the barony of Kenry, county Limerick in 1666 and 588...
25 (Ballynacourty), 87 (Clonshire) Power (Clonshire & Monroe) Samuel Dickson of Ballynaguile, county Limerick married firstly a Miss Farrell and had a daughter wh...
87 Pigott (Rathkeale) In the mid 19th century John Pigott held townlands in the parish of Clonshire and Rathkeale, barony...
265 Massy (Stoneville) Burke's ''Irish Family Records'' states that William Massy bought Stoneville, Rathkeale, county Lime...
242 Blennerhassett (Riddlestown) The Blennerhassett family acquired estates in county Kerry from the forfeitures of the Earl of Desmo...
119 Studdert (Elm Hill) Maurice Studdert of Elm Hill, Rathkeale, county Limerick, was the fourth son of the Reverend George...
3 Dickson (Croom Castle) In the mid 19th century Major General William Dickson of Berkshire, fifth son of Samuel Dickson and...
222 Royse The Royse family were resident in the Nantinan parish of county Limerick from the early 18th century...
73 (Castle Matrix) Brown (Mount Brown) John Southwell Brown held an estate in the parishes of Croagh and Rathkeale, barony of Connello Lowe...
35 (Beechmount) Lloyd (Beechmount) In 1805 Colonel Thomas Lloyd purchased Beechmount in the parish of Rathkeale, barony of Connello Low...
91 Cooper (Cooperhill) Samuel Cooper of Cooper Hill, parish of Kilkeedy, county Limerick, died in 1779 aged 62 years, accor...
119 Massey (Elm Park) The Lords Clarina are descended from Eyre Massey, sixth son of Hugh Massy of Duntrileague, county Li...
272 Monsell (Limerick) Originally from England, this family sold their estates in Somerset and purchased estates in county...
14 (Attyflin) Westropp (Attyflin) Montiford Westropp settled in county Limerick in the mid 17th century. His son Montiford purchased...
126 (Fort Etna) Peacocke (Fort Etna) George Peacocke was granted over 1,500 acres in the barony of Pubblebrien, county Limerick in 1666....
139 Barrington (Glenstal) The Barringtons settled in Limerick city at the end of the 17th century, Benjamin Barrington was she...
109 (Dromoland), 183 (Leamaneagh) O'Brien (Dromoland) The introduction to the Inchiquin Papers in the National Library of Ireland records that, in about 1...
106 (Doonass) Massy (Doonass) The Reverend Charles Massy, Dean of Limerick, was a younger brother of Hugh, Baron Massy. He marrie...
97 (Cullane) Steele (Cullane) A family originally from Somerset, who settled in county Clare in the early 18th century and acquire...
121 (Ennistymon) Macnamara (Doolin) This branch of the Macnamara family was established in the barony of Burren, north county Clare, at...
126 (Fortfergus) Ross-Lewin (Ross Hill) The Ross-Lewin estate was in the parishes of Kilchreest and Killadysert, barony of Clonderalaw, coun...
126 (Fortfergus) Ball (Fort Fergus) William Hawkins Ball was the eldest son of Benjamin Ball of Dublin and his wife Elizabeth, daughter...
168 (Kilkishen) Studdert (Kilkishen) The Studdert families of Kilkishen and Bunratty, county Clare, are descended from the Reverend Georg...
176 (Kiltanon) Molony (Kiltanon) This family were established in county Clare from the early 17th century and the Kiltanon branch are...
180 (Knoppogue) Butler (Knappogue) The Lords Dunboyne of the 19th century were descended from James Butler of Cragnagowra, county Clare...
185 (Maryfort) O'Callaghan/O'Callaghan Westropp (Kilgory & Maryfort) The county Cork estates of the O'Callaghans were confiscated in the mid 17th century and the family...
212 (Mount Callan) Synge (Dysert) The Synges held lands in the parish of Dysert, county Clare, from the mid 18th century when Nicholas...
134 (Glanduff Castle), 214 (Mount Ievers) Ievers (Mountievers) The first member of this family to settle in county Clare in the 1640s was Henry Ievers. He was a c...
212 (Mount Callan) Tottenham The Tottenham family's main properties were based in Leinster, especially in the counties of Wicklow...
220 (Moyriesk) Fitzgerald/Foster Vesey Fitzgerald (Moyriesk) This family of Fitzgeralds was originally Fitzgerald Fitzgibbon but the surname Fitzgibbon was dropp...
224 (Paradise) Henn (Paradise) The Henns, an English family, were granted lands in county Clare by the Earl of Thomond at the end o...
236 (Quinsborough) Quin (Quinsborough) Lord George Quin was the second son of Thomas Taylour, 1st Marquess of Headfort and Mary, only daugh...
236 (Quinville) Singleton The Singletons came from Lancashire and settled in county Clare at the end of the 17th century. John...
237 (Raheen) Brady/Brady Browne The Brady family in county Clare were descended from Hugh Brady, post-Reformation bishop of Meath. L...
58, 150, 237 Lysaght/MacLysaght (Hazlewood & Raheen) The MacLysaght or Lysaght family were mainly located in county Clare in the 17th century. In 1749 W...
2 (Aghadoe House), 136 (Glenbeigh Towers) Winn The Winns were originally a Yorkshire family. Their main seat was at Nostell Priory, near Wakefield....
10 (Ardfert Abbey) Crosbie/Talbot-Crosbie (Ardfert) Reverend John Crosbie, bishop of Ardfert in the early 1600s, was the common ancestor of the Crosbies...
12 (Ardtully House) Orpen (Glanarought) Burke describes the Orpen family as claiming great antiquity. They settled in Ireland after the Crom...
22-23 (Ballyheige Castle) Crosbie (Ballyheige) Reverend John Crosbie, bishop of Ardfert in the early 1600s, was the common ancestor of the Crosbies...
28 (Ballyseedy Castle), 83 (Churchtown House) Blennerhassett (Ballyseedy & Beaufort) Smith states that the Blennerhassett family were originally from Cumbria, in the north of England. T...
35 (Bedford House) Raymond Smith indicates that Anthony Raymond was granted estates in Kerry under the Act of Settlement in 166...
3 (Altavilla), 35 (Bedford House), 228 (Oakpark) Bateman The Bateman family were lessors in the parish of Killinny, barony of Corkaguiny and Ballincuslane, B...
50 (Burnham) de Moleyns (Lord Ventry) Smith indicates that Frederick Mullins was granted lands in Dingle, which he named Burnham after the...
54 (Cahirnane) Herbert (Cahernane) The Herberts of Cahernane descended from the same family as those at Muckross. Smith indicates that...
98 (Crotto) Ponsonby/Carrique-Ponsonby The estate at Crotta, Parish of Kilflynn, barony of Clanmaurice, was granted to the Ponsonbys in the...
101 (Derreen), 182 (Lansdowne Lodge) Petty-Fitzmaurice (Marquess of Lansdowne) This estate owes its origins to Sir William Petty, renowned cartographer, mathematician and scientis...
101 (Derrynane), 181 (Lakeview) O'Connell The O’Connells are an ancient Gaelic family, whom Burke claims had their origins in county Clare, be...
102 (Derryquin) Bland (Derryquin) The Blands were originally a Yorkshire family who settled in Kerry in the early 18th century. Franci...
110 (Dromore Castle) Mahony (Dunkerron South) This branch of the ancient Gaelic family of O'Mahony is descended from the county Cork family of Kin...
51 (Byblox), 123 (Fahagh Court) Bernard/Morrogh-Bernard According to Burke, Edward Murrough married Martha Bernard of the county Kerry family and their son...
134 (Glanleam) Fitzgerald (Knight of Kerry) According to the late Desmond Fitzgerald, last Knight of Glin, county Limerick, three of the cadet b...
138 (Glenflesk Castle) Cronin (Park) The Cronins, descended from a Gaelic family, appear to have been settled in the Killarney area sinc...
138 (Glenflesk Castle) Coltsmann The Coltsmann estate originated with John Coltsmann, an English merchant who came to Ireland in the...
147 (Gunsborough), 174 (Kilmorna) Mahony/Gun-Mahony In the 1870s the estate of George Gun Mahony, of Kilmorna, Listowel, amounted to over 5000 acres in...
162-163 (Kenmare House) Browne (Kenmare) Smith states that Sir Valentine Browne was granted over 6000 acres in county Kerry after the Desmond...
165 (Kilcoleman Abbey) Godfrey (Kilcolman) According to Smith, the first Godfrey to settle in Kerry was John, who was granted an estate under...
189 (Lixnaw) Fitzmaurice (Earl of Kerry) Thomas Fitzmaurice, 1st Earl of Kerry (1668 - 16 March 1741), was the son of William FitzMaurice, 2...
220 (Muckruss) Herbert (Muckross) The Herberts were granted land in Kerry during the reign of Elizabeth I. Smith indicates that two me...
228 (Oakpark) Sandes/Collis-Sandes Maurice Sandes was one of the principal lessors in the parishes of Brosna, Ratass and Tralee, barony...
240 (Rattoo) Gun/Gunn The Gun (sometimes spelt Gunn) family were descended from Reverend William Gun, of Limerick, but wer...
241 (The Reeks) McGillycuddy The McGillycuddy of the Reeks is an ancient title from the Gaelic tradition, believed to be descende...
254 (Sallowglen) Sandes (Iraghticonnor) Smith indicates that Lancelot Sandes was granted an estate in Kerry in 1667 under the Acts of Settle...
255 (Scart) Jermyn William Jermyn was one of the principal lessors in the parish of Kilcrohane, barony of Dunkerron Sou...
270 (Tanavalla) Elliott Mrs. Mary Elliott, of Tanavalla, Listowel, was the owner of over 500 acres in county Kerry in the 1...
271 (Tarbert) Leslie (Tarbert) The Leslies, descended from the Scottish clan, held lands in North Kerry since the seventeenth centu...
282 (Waterville) Butler (Waterville) The Waterville branch of the Butler family descended from Whitwell Butler who married into the Yield...
283 (West Cove) O'Sullivan (West Cove) Over 400 acres of the estate of Eugene O'Sullivan of West Cove, was offered for sale in the Encumber...
287 (Woodville) Day Though Burke suggests the Day family came from Suffolk O'Carroll states that their origin is somewha...
293 (Callanafercy House) Leeson Robert Leeson was associated with properties in mid and south Kerry at the time of Griffith's Valuat...
224 (Newcastle) Courtenay The introduction to the Devon rentals at the Limerick City Archives states that "the Devon Estate in...
53 Furnell ''Burke's Irish Family Records'' refers to two Furnell brothers coming to Ireland in 1645 and settli...
25 (Ballynagarde) Croker (Ballynagarde) The Crokers settled in county Limerick in the 17th century and were resident at Ballynagarde early i...
109 (Dromkeen) De Burgh (Dromkeen) This family of Bourke originally from county Mayo settled at Dromkeen in county Limerick in the 15th...
71 (Castle Kevin) Thornhill (Mount Irvine & Castlekevin) In 1666 William Thornhill, a Cromwellian soldier, was granted "Castlekiffin" [Castlekevin] and other...
23 (Ballyknockane) Scanlan (Ballyknockane) In March 1851 the lands of Gortnacrehy, barony of Connello Upper, county Limerick, the estate of Mic...
204 Finch (Tullamore Park) An English family who settled in county Tipperary in the 17th century. Lieutenant Colonel Simon Fin...
164 (Kilballyowen) O'Grady (Kilballyowen) This was the senior family of O'Grady in Munster. This family was located in the Kilballyowen area...
6 (Anngrove), 167 (Kilfrush), 191 (Lota Park) Gubbins By the end of the 17th century Joseph Gubbins was settled at Knocklong, county Limerick. Joseph Gubb...
151 (Hermitage), 204 (Massy Lodge) Massy The Massy family are descended from a Cromwellian soldier Captain Hugh Massy who was granted 3,055 a...
27 (Ballyneale & Ballynoe) Cox (Ballynoe) Burke's (1886) records Robert Cox having received a grant of lands at Ballynoe, county Limerick, in...
140 Atkinson (Glenwilliam) According to Burke's Landed Gentry the Atkinsons settled in the north of Ireland in the late 16th ce...
49 (Bruree) Shelton (Rossmore) The Sheltons were in the Castletown area of county Limerick from the early 18th century. In the mid...
77 (Castletown Conyers) Conyers The Conyers family were established at Castletown Conyers in county Limerick by the early 18th centu...
1-2 Quin/Wyndham-Quin Thady Quin (1645-1726) of Adare, county Limerick, had two sons from whom descend the Earls of Dunrav...
70 (Castle Ievers) Ievers (Castle Ievers) George Ievers of Athlacca, county Limerick, was the sixth son of Henry Ivers, clerk of the King's Co...
54, 69 & 243 O'Grady (Cahir Guillamore) Descended from a younger son of the O'Gradys of Kilballyowen, county Limerick, Standish O'Grady, son...
13, 34 Coote (Ash Hill & Bearforest) The Cootes of Ash Hill and Mount Coote, county Limerick, were descended from a younger brother of Si...
13 Evans (Ash Hill Towers) A branch of the Evans family, Barons Carberys, descended from Thomas Evans of Miltown Castle, county...
255 (Scarteen) Ryves In 1667 William and John Ryves were granted over a thousand acres in the barony of Coslea and 168 ac...
213 Coote (Mount Coote) Sir Philip Coote Knight of Mount Coote, county Limerick was a nephew of Charles, 1st Earl of Mountra...
18 & 228 O'Dell/Odell The Odell/O'Dell family were established at Ballingarry, county Limerick from the late 17th century....
228 Morony (Ballyclogh) Edmond Morony of Ballyclogh, county Limerick, was the eldest son of the second marriage of his fathe...
228 (Odell Ville) Lloyd (Heathfield) Edward Lloyd of Eyon, county Limerick and Ballincollig, county Cork was the third son of the Reveren...
12 (Ashburn), 111 (Dromore Castle) Pery Sometime in the mid 17th century Susanna Sexton, eventually heiress to the Sexton estates in county...
14-15 (Attyflin) Hewson (Clanmaurice & Iraghticonnor) In the 1870s the estate of George Hewson, of Ennismore, Listowel, amounted to over 400 acres in coun...
20 (Ballycullen), 24 (Ballymore), 89 (Convamore) Hare (Listowel) The Hare family had come to Ireland after the Cromwellian settlement and acquired property initiall...
25 Davenport Thomas Evans Davenport is recorded as holding lands in both counties Clare and Limerick in the mid 1...
35 O'Grady (Castle Garde) The O'Gradys of Castle Garde, county Limerick, were a junior branch of the O'Gradys Viscounts Guilla...
70 Hewson (Castle Hewson) This family was settled at Castle Hewson, Askeaton, county Limerick from the end of the 17th century...
73 (Castle Matrix), 265 (Stoneville) Southwell The Southwell family were established in county Limerick in the early 17th century. Their estate in...
73-74 Oliver (Castle Oliver) By the late 17th century the Olivers were settled at Clonodfoy (later known as Castle Oliver), baron...
73-74 (Castle Oliver), 203 (Martinstown) Gascoigne/Trench (Castle Oliver) Richard Oliver of Castle Oliver, county Limerick, took the additional name of Gascoigne when he and...
74 (Castle Park) Delmege The French "Palatine" family of Delmege or Dolmage were settled at Rathkeale in county Limerick in t...
87 (Clonshavoy) Powell (Clonshavoy) The Powells were established in county Limerick by the end of the 17th century. In 1703 Richard Pow...
87 (Clonshire) Dickson (Kildimo) Burke's "Landed Gentry of Ireland" (1912) records members of the Dickson family living at Ballyhonog...
101 Considine (Derk) William Considine married Mary Heffernan of Derk, county Limerick. ''Burke's Irish Family Records''...
123 Jackson (Fanningstown) Hamilton Llewellyn Jackson was descended from the Goulds of Upwey, Dorset, England and the Jacksons...
136 (Glenbevan) Bevan (Camas) Burke's ''Irish Family Records'' states that Thomas Beevin leased the lands of Camass, county Limeri...
140 (Glenwilliam) Massy (Glenwilliam) A junior branch of the Massys of Duntrileague, county Limerick, descended from the Reverend Godfrey...
146 O'Grady/Grady (The Grange) The O'Gradys of The Grange, parish of Fedamore, county Limerick, were a branch of O'Gradys of Kilbal...
146 Croker (The Grange) Edward Croker, son of the Reverend Robert Croker of the Ballynagarde family and his wife Margaret O'...
146 Greene (Greenmount) Captain Thomas Greene was granted land in counties Kerry, Limerick and Clare in 1668. The Greenes o...
154-155 (Holly Park) Taylor (Ballynort & Holly Park ) An entry in ''Pue's Occurances'' 19-23 June 1739 indicates that the Taylors were resident at Ballyno...
159 (Island House) De Burgho (Castleconnell) Lewis wrote that the Bourkes were connected with the parish of Stradbally from the 12th century. Th...
159 Maxwell (Charleville & Islandmore) In 1835 Robert Maxwell of Charleville, county Cork, married Lucy Le Poer Trench, sister of the 3rd E...
159 (Islandmore) Lyons (Croom) The Lyne or Lyons family were established in Croom, county Limerick, by the beginning of the 18th ce...
166 (Kilcosgriff) Langford ''Irish Family Records" states that William Langford was living at Gurteengary, county Limerick in 1...
175 Gavin (Kilpeacon) Lands held by Gore Henry Hughes and James Butler Hughes from Michael Gavin were advertised for sale...
174 (Kilpeacon) Villiers (Kilpeacon & Beech Hill) The Reverend Fitzgerald in a footnote in his book gives an account of the owners of Kilpeacon, count...
184 (Linfield) Lloyd Apjohn (Linfield) This branch of the Lloyd family are descended from Rickard Lloyd, a younger son of Thomas Lloyd of T...
218 (Mount Trenchard) Spring-Rice Smith indicates that the Spring family were originally from Lavenham in Suffolk and settled in Kerry...
232 (Plassey) Russell (Limerick) A branch of the Russell family held land in the parish of Kilfergus, barony of Shanid, county Limeri...
232 (Plassey) Maunsell (Limerick) The Maunsell family were originally from Buckinghamshire. They settled at Mocollop, county Waterfor...
228 (Old Dromore), 263 (Springfield) Deane Matthew Deane came to Ireland in the mid 17th century and purchased lands in county Cork. He was ma...
20 Nash/Naish (Ballycullen) The Naishs were established at Ballycullen, near Askeaton, county Limerick, in the 18th century. In...
224 Fleming (Cork) The Fleming estate in county Cork amounted to over 3000 acres in the 1870s. Lionel B. Fleming was on...
78 (Castle Townsend), 259 (Shepperton), 284 (White Hall) Townsend (Castletownsend) Burke's ''Irish Family Records'' indicates that the first of this family to be established in Irelan...
164 Stawell (Kilbrittain) Burke's "Landed Gentry of Ireland" (1912) traces the lineage of this family back to the 12th century...
14, 22, 79, 94 (Creagh) Beecher/Becher Burke's ''Irish Family Records'' and Smith both indicate that the Beechers were originally a Kent...
190 Perceval In 1666 and 1668 Sir Philip Percevall was granted large estates in county Cork and over 1,000 acres...
225 (Newmarket Court) Aldworth The Aldworths settled in county Cork in the early 17th century and were established at Newmarket by...
65 (Castle Cor) Freeman In the 1770s Edward Deane, son of Joseph Deane and Jane Freeman, inherited the estates of his mother...
3 (Altamira), 228 (Old Dromore) Purcell (Altamira) A junior branch of the Purcells of Burton Park, county Cork, the Purcells of Altamira intermarried w...
65 Barry (Castle Cor) In 1754 Richard Barry married Mary Norton and their son Colonel Richard Barry purchased the Castle C...
70 Harrison (Castle Harrison) This family was residing at Castle Harrison, Charleville, county Cork, from at least the mid 18th ce...
50 Purcell (Burton Park) The Purcells were settled in county Cork from the early 18th century. John Purcell of Highfort was...
216 Nevins (Mount Shannon) Various newspaper reports of the death of Thomas Nevins record that he was the purchaser of Mount Sh...
2 O'Grady (Aghamarta) Darby O'Grady, a younger brother of the 1st Viscount Guillamore, held land in the parishes of Ballin...
227 Bowen/Bowen Colthurst (Oak Grove) A junior branch of the Bowen family of Kilbolane, county Cork and later of Bowen's Court, John Bowen...
87, 213 Greenall Sir Gilbert Greenal was created Baron Daresbury in 1927. He was a member of the wealthy Greenall fa...
68 (Castle Freke) Evans/Evans-Freke John Evans, of Welsh descent, settled in the city of Limerick in the early 17th century. In 1666 Geo...
198 (Macroom) White/Hedges White Richard Hedges of Macroom Castle and Mount Hedges, county Cork, married Mary Eyre and had a son, Ric...
108 Wallis (Drishane Castle) A family established at Curraglass, Mogeely, county Cork, from the early 17th century. In 1703, Thom...
282 (Warren's Court) Warren (Warren's Court) Robert Warren, an army officer, established himself in the East Carberry area of county Cork in the...
43 Jefferyes Major James St. John Jefferyes/Jeffreys (1734-1796) was the son of James Jefferyes and Louisa Colman...
11 (Ardrum), 43 (Blarney) Colthurst In 1702 Nicholas Colthurst of Ballyally, county Cork, purchased over 1,000 acres from the trustees f...
5 Annesley/Grove Annesley (Annes Grove) A junior branch of the Annesley family which bore the titles Viscount Glerawly and Earl of Annesley,...
71 Reeves (Castlekevin) This family was a junior branch of the Reeves family of Besborough and Burrane, county Clare. Edwar...
105 (Doneraile Court) St. Leger A Norman family who first established connections with the Province of Munster in the mid 16th centu...
46 Bowen/Cole-Bowen Originally from Wales, Henry Bowen, a Cromwellian army officer, settled in county Cork. In 1660 his...
243 (Rockforest) Cotter A family, possibly of Danish origin, who were settled in county Cork from at least the 16th century....
187 (Lisnabrin) Croker (Lisnabrin) This Croker estate was in the parish of Mogeely, barony of Kinnatallon, county Cork. Nick Reddan ha...
6 (Anngrove) Cotter A family, possibly of Danish origin, who were settled in county Cork from at least the 16th century....
6 & 34 Barry Burke's Extinct Peerage records the building of Barry's Court castle by Philip de Barry in 1206. T...
6 (Anngrove) Wise/Wyse (Cork) At the time of Griffith's Valuation the Wyse minors, William and Charles, held an estate in the pari...
34 O'Connell (Barryscourt) Morgan John O’Connell was a son of John O’Connell of Grenagh, county Kerry, and his wife Elizabeth C...
3 (Ahanesk) Jackson (Ahanesk) This family was settled at Ballyduff and Glanbeg, county Waterford by the end of the 17th century....
54 (Caherduggan) O'Callaghan (Caherduggan) This family was established at Dromskehy, parish of Drumtarriff, barony of Duhallow, county Cork in...
139-140 (Glenville Park) Hudson (Glenville) Dr Edward Hudson, born at Castlemartyr, county Cork, was an early dental practitioner, who bought an...
137-138 (Glenville Park), 188-189 (Lisselane) Bence-Jones William Bence-Jones of Lisselane, Clonakilty and addresses in Cork city was an attorney who held "im...
142 (Glyntown), 243 (Rockgrove) Dring The Dring family was established in county Cork from the late 17th century. They resided at Rockgro...
115-116 Morris (Dunkettle) A Welsh family descended from Captain William Morris who was granted lands in East and West Carbery,...
127 Barry/Smith-Barry (Fota) John Smith-Barry of Marbury Hall, Cheshire and Fota Island, county Cork, was a son of James Hugh Smi...
201 French (Marino) Marino, county Cork, was the seat of the French family in the 18th century. At the time of Griffith...
58 McCartie (Carrignavar) The head of this old Irish family in the early 18th century was Charles McCarty of Carrignavar, coun...
206 Mitchell (Mitchellsfort) Originally a Quaker family who came to Cork from Bristol in the mid 17th century. Thomas Mitchell w...
59 (Carrigrenane), 189 (Little Island) Bury (Little Island & Curraghbridge) A branch of the Bury family, Earls of Charleville, descended from Phineas Bury of Little Island, cou...
142 Gumbleton The Gumbletons of counties Cork and Waterford are descended from the Gomeledon family of Kent. Richa...
142 Hoare (Factory Hill) This family descend from Robert Hoare, fourth son of Edward Hoare of Dunkettle, county Cork, a banke...
138, 242 Murphy (Cork) A family of distillers and brewers in Cork city who acquired land and property in the city locality...
13 Frankland The Franklands appear to have been resident at Ashgrove, county Cork, from at least the mid 18th cen...
24 & 40 Bennett (Bennett's Court) The Bennetts were established in county Cork by the mid 17th century and were seated at Ballymore by...
36, 117, 203, 254 Bagwell (Marlfield) In 1749 William Bagwell, Member of Parliament for Clonmel married Jane daughter and co heir of John...
98, 201 French (Cuskinny) The French family of county Cork descend from Richard French of the city of Cork who died in 1651....
151 Webb (Quarterstown) At the time of Griffith's Valuation Robert Webb held land in the parishes of Castletownroche, barony...
151 (Hermitage) Martin (Tullagreen) The Martins held an estate at Tullagreen, parish of Carrigtohill, county Cork, in the 19th century....
87 Grehan (Clonmeen) An estate inherited by the Grehan family of Dublin in the early 19th century. Stephen Grehan (1776...
216 Baldwin (Mount Pleasant) Henry Baldwin was among the principal lessors in the parish of Templemartin, barony of Kinalmeaky, c...
221 Hayman A family from Somerset who settled in Youghal, county Cork in the mid 17th century. In 1700 Samuel...
284 Stewart (Whitegate) In the 1870s Thomas B. Stewart of Whitegate House, Midleton, county Cork, owned 1,510 acres in count...
92, 284 Fitzgerald/Penrose Fitzgerald (Corkbeg) In 1667 Garrett Fitzgerald was granted the castle, town and lands of Kilcorkbegg alias Corkbeg with...
248 (Rostellan) O'Brien (Inchiquin Castle) Murrough O'Brien, 6th Baron Inchiquin, was created 1st Earl of Inchiquin in 1654. An estate of almo...
248 Wise (Rostellan) In the 1870s Joshua P. Wise of Rostellan, Middleton, county Cork, is recorded as owning 1,122 acres...
124, 276 Clarke (Farran) William Clarke, a tobacco merchant of Cork, bought Farran House, parish of Aglish, barony of East Mu...
276 Roche (Trabolgan) The Roches were established at Trabolgan, Whitegate, county Cork, from the mid 17th century. In 1703...
230 Bernard (Palace Anne) Bennett indicates that the Bernards of Palace Anne were descended from Arthur Bernard, brother of Fr...
58 (Carrigmore), 200 (Manch) Conner (Manch) Burke indicates that the Conners first settled in the town of Bandon in the late seventeenth century...
Supplement 290 Ryder (Ballinterry) The Reverend Thomas Ryder, rector of Kilfinan and Darragh, county Limerick, married Martha Badham of...
191 Galway/Galwey (Lota & West Cork) "Burke's Irish Family Records" traces the ancestry of this family back to their location in Kinsale,...
191 (Lotabeg, Lotamore, Lota Park) Mahony (Lotabeg) A county Cork family, probably descended from Denis Mahony of Dromore, Kenmare, county Kerry. Marti...
191 (Lota Park) Beamish Burke's Irish Family Records indicates that lands granted to members of the Beamish family were conf...
191 Rogers (Lota) Rosemary ffolliott writes that Francis Rogers, a merchant of Cork city, had two sons, Robert of Lota...
85 (Clifton) Travers History suggests that the Travers family acquired much of the land fomerly owned by the Abbey of Tim...
85 Murphy (Clifton) The Murphy family of Clifton, Montenotte, Cork, was a junior branch of the Murphy family, brewers of...
41 Pike This family were originally from Berkshire and came to county Cork in the early 17th century where f...
281 Hayes (Vernon Mount) Ottiwell or Attwell Hayes of Vernon-mount, county Cork, is listed as a subscriber to Lewis ''Topogra...
83 (Charleville Park) Sanders (Charleville Park) ''Burke's Irish Family Records'' states that William Sanders of Charleville, county Cork, held The P...
115-116 Trant (Kerry & Tipperary) The Trants had originally held lands in the barony of Corkaguiny, county Kerry but by the early 19th...
53 Butler (Caher) The Butlers were established at Caher Castle, county Tipperary, from the 16th century. This family...
53 Charteris (Caher) Lady Margaret Charteris was the eldest daughter of Richard Butler, 2nd and last Earl of Glengall. S...
257 O'Callaghan Cornelius O'Callaghan, a lawyer in the early 18th century, married Marie Jolley. Their grandson, al...
5 (Anner Castle) Mandeville The Mandevilles were established at Ballydine Castle, parish of Kilmurry, south county Tipperary fro...
225 Osborne (Newtown Anner & Beechwood) The Osbornes were established in county Waterford from the early 17th century and were granted lands...
286 Perry (Woodrooff) The Perrys were established at Woodrooff, Clonmel, county Tipperary, from the beginning of the 18th...
18 & 137 Watson (Clonmel & Quansbury) A Quaker family of Clonmel, county Tipperary, descended from Solomon Watson who married Abigail Bole...
32 Moore (Barne) A family who were established in the Clonmel area of county Tipperary from the early 17th century....
2 Roche (Aghada) The estate of James Joseph Roche at Aghada, barony of Barrymore, county Cork, came into the possessi...
3 Boles/Bowles (Cork) In 1666 Richard Boles was granted 924 acres at Moyge in the barony of Orrery and Kilmore, county Cor...
7 Litton Members of this family were prominent lawyers in 19th century Dublin, where the family had settled i...
8 (Ardbrack) Bleazby The representatives of John Bleazby were the lessors of a townland of over 700 acres in the parish o...
10 (Ardmore) Roberts (Kilmoney) This family are a junior branch of the Roberts family of Brightfieldstown, county Cork, baronets. I...
13 (Ashgrove) Rogers (Co Sligo & Ashgrove, Co Cork) Robert A. Rogers, together with the Earl of Aldborough and William Beamish, were lessors of lands in...
16 (Ballea Castle) Hodder (Hoddersfield) A Dorset family who settled in county Cork in the mid 17th century. ''Burke's Irish Family Records'...
16 Lucas/Corban Lucas (Rathealy & Ballynacarriga) The Lucas family were settled at Youghal, county Cork, in the mid 17th century. In 1714 John Lucas,...
16 Pyne (Ballynacarriga) Cornelius Pyne, a relative of Henry Pyne of Waterpark, MP for Lismore, came to Ireland at the beginn...
19 Meade (Cork) This family was related to the Meades, Earls of Clanwilliam. In 1787 the Reverend John Meade, Rector...
19 Meade A family of Gaelic extraction located originally in county Cork, who by the mid 18th century held la...
19 (Ballybricken) Connor (Ballybricken) In March 1702 Daniel Connor of Bandon Bridge, county Cork, merchant, bought 744 acres at Curryleagh...
20 Barry (Ballyclogh) The Barry family, 'McAdam Barry', were established at Lisnagar, Rathcormack and Ballyclough, county...
21 (Ballyedmond) Courtenay (Ballyedmond) Ballyedmond, parish of Templenacarriga, barony of Barrymore, county Cork, was originally a Browne pr...
21 Barry/Smith-Barry (Ballyedmond) In 1814 John Smith-Barry of Marbury Hall, Cheshire and Fota Island, county Cork, married Eliza-Mary,...
24 Hennessy (Ballymacmoy) A family who were established at Ballymacmoy, Killavullen, county Cork, by the mid 18th century. On...
24 (Ballymaloe) Litchfield An estate of 429 acres belonging to John Litchfield and located at Cloyne, barony of Imokilly and in...
24 (Ballymaloe) Forster/Foster (Ballymaloe & Garrettstown) Property at Ballymallowmore [Ballymaloe] and Parkylissig, barony of Imokilly, county Cork, was origi...
28 (Ballyvolane), 34 (Barry's court) Coppinger (Barryscourt) At the time of Griffith's Valuation members of this county Cork family held land, particularly in th...
28 (Ballyvolane) Pyne (Ballyvolane) This family descend from Robert Wakeham, who succeeded his uncle, Sir Richard Pyne, Lord Chief Justi...
32 (Barnabrow) Wilkinson (Cloyne) John Royal Wilkinson held land from the Ecclesiastical Commissioners in the Cloyne locality of count...
34 (Bearforest) Delacour Of French origin this family settled in county Cork in the second half of the 17th century. In 1680...
36 Clanchy (Belfort) [Cornelius Clanchy gent was granted lands in the barony of Tullagh, county Clare in 1670]. A family...
36 (Belfort) Reeves (Belfort) The Reeves of Belfort, Charleville, county Cork, were descended from John Reeves of Cloyne, county C...
46 Jervois Members of the Jervois family held over 450 acres in county Cork in the 1870s. In October 1855 and J...
47 Morgan (Bridestown) Peter Westropp Morgan is recorded as the eldest son of Edward Morgan of Bridestown House, county Cor...
47-48 Roberts (Britfieldstown) A family settled in county Cork from the early 17th century, Francis Roberts was granted Britfieldst...
51 (Buttevant Castle) Anderson (Fermoy) Hajba writes that John Anderson was a Scottish entrepreneur who came to Cork in 1780. He was a merc...
51 (Byblox) Crone John Crone of Doneraile, county Cork, an attorney, married Frances Fennell of Limerick in 1747 and t...
56 Carey (Careysville) Peter Carey, son and heir of Captain Peter Carey and his wife Sarah, was granted Ballymackpatricke a...
56 Montgomery (Killee) This family appear to have connections with the Grey Abbey, county Down family. Burke's Landed Gent...
56 (Careysville) Cavendish In 1753 the Cavendish family, Dukes of Devonshire, inherited the Lismore estate, mainly located in c...
56 (Carker) Evans (Carker) The Evans family first settled in county Limerick but through marriage with Bridget Green of Carker,...
58 (Carrigacunna) Foote/Foott (Millfort & Carrigacunna) The Foote family were living in county Cork by the early 18th century. Burke's ''Landed Gentry of Ir...
58 (Carrigacunna) Humphreys (Broomfield) In the 1870s William Humphreys of Broomfield owned 93 acres, Daniel Humphreys of Deerpark, Midleton...
58 Holmes (East Carbery) Benjamin H. Holmes was among the principal lessors in the parish of Fanlobbus, barony of East Carber...
59 Franks (Carrig Park) A family who settled in King's county (county Offaly) in the mid 17th century, later generations mov...
59 (Carrigrohane Castle) Hoare (Annabelle) Two Hoare brothers, Edward and Abraham, came to Ireland in the Cromwellian army and obtained large g...
62 (Castle Bernard) Bernard According to Burke, the first Francis Bernard settled in Ireland around the time of Elizabeth I. In...
64 (Castle Cooke) Collis/Cooke Collis The Collis estate was in the parishes of Clondulane and Leitrim, barony of Condons and Clangibbon, c...
73 (Castle Martyr) Boyle (Earl of Shannon) Henry Boyle, a descendent of Richard Boyle, first Earl of Cork, was created Earl of Shannon, baron o...
73 (Castle Mary) Longfield (Castlemary & Longueville) John Longfield, of Castle Mary, near Cloyne, county Cork married Mary Hawnby of Mallow, county Cork....
79 (Castle Widenham) Widenham There appear to be two branches of this family one in county Limerick and one in county Cork. Henry...
79 (Castle Widenham) Creagh/Brasier Creagh In 1779 Alderman Kilner Brooke Brasier of Rivers and Ballyvoir, Lisard, county Limerick married Mary...
79 (Castle Widenham) Smyth (Castle Widenham) At the time of Griffith's Valuation Grice R. Smith held land in the parishes of Ardnageehy and Kilqu...
137 Bushe Colonel John Bushe, originally from Somerset, was granted lands at Kilfane in county Kilkenny follow...
254 Chearnley Richard A. Chearnley of Salterbridge, Cappoquin, owned over 18,000 acres in county Waterford in the...
169 Despard The Despards were resident at Killaghy Castle, county Tipperary, from the early 18th century. In the...
146-147 (Grove), 165 (Kilcooly) Barker/Ponsonby Barker William Ponsonby Barker held estates in four counties in the 19th century. The Barkers acquired the...
149 (Harley Park) Poe (Harley Park) A branch of the Poe family descended from Captain James Poe, third son of Emmanuel Poe. Captain Jam...
190 Long (Longfield) The Longs settled at Graystown, county Tipperary, in the late 17th century. Edward Long of Ardfinna...
190 Bianconi Charles Bianconi, an Italian, arrived in Ireland in the early 19th century and worked as a travellin...
27 (Ballyowen), 181 (Lakefield) Pennefather (New Park & Lakefield) In 1667 Cornet Matthew Pennefather from Staffordshire was granted lands in the barony of Slievardagh...
181 Hackett (Gambonstown) This family were the senior branch of the Hacketts of Fethard, county Tipperary. ''Burke's Irish Fa...
146-147 (Grove) Barton (Grove) Thomas Barton bought the Everard estate at Fethard, county Tipperary, in 1751. He was a member of th...
27 Davies (New Park) When Henry Davies, a Liverpool business man, made his will dated 21 June 1856 his address was given...
27 McCan In 1864 Joseph McCan bought the New Park estate (910 acres at Ballyowen, Ballykelly and Garranhally...
91 Wall (Dysert) Gallway states that the Wall family had held property in the neighbourhood of Coolnamuck, barony of...
91 Sadleir (Ballintemple & Shrone Hill) John Sadleir of London settled at Ballintemple, county Tipperary, in the 1660s having a grant of lan...
286 (Woodfort) Ware (Woodfort) The Wares were Elizabethan settlers in county Cork. Early generations married members of the Newman...
286 Leahy (Bear) The county Cork estate of the Leahy family in the Bantry area and at Macroom and Cork was held from...
142 McCall The McCalls descend from Samuel McCall, a merchant located in Glasgow in the early 18th century. In...
25 (Ballynacourty) Dawson/Massy-Dawson (Ballynacourte) In 1666 John Dawson was granted an estate of over 2,900 acres in county Tipperary including the cast...
146 Massy (Grantstown) Like the Glenwilliam branch of the family the Massys of Grantstown descend from the Reverend William...
272 Mathew (Thomastown) The Mathew family of Thomastown, county Tipperary had close connections in the 17th century with the...
272 Chabot In 1777 Elizabeth, sister of Sir Skeffington Smyth of Tinny Park, county Wicklow, married the Comte...
211 Moore/Crosbie Moore (Mooresfort) At the time of Griffith's Valuation Maurice Crosbie Moore held an estate in the parish of Grean, ba...
211 Moore (Mooresfort) Charles Moore, a member of the Moore family of Crookedstone, county Antrim, purchased the Mooresfort...
200 Scully (Kilfeakle & Mantle Hill) The Scullys of county Tipperary descend from Jeremiah Scully who was established at Cashel in the mi...
19 (Ballycarron) Butler (Ballycarron) The Butlers were resident in the parish of Relickmurry and Athassel, barony of Clanwilliam, county T...
174 (Kilmanahan Castle), 179 (Knocklofty) Hely Hutchinson The Hutchinsons were established at Knocklofty, barony of Iffa and Offa West, county Tipperary, from...
203 Pennefather (Marlow) This branch of the Pennefather family descend from William Pennefather, third son of Matthew and Lav...
17 Murphy (Ballinamona) William Murphy was a son of Edmond Murphy of Ballinamona, Cashel, county Tipperary, and his wife Mar...
56 & 146 Grene From the 1830s, John Grene or Greene held land in the barony of Kilnamanagh Lower, county Tipperary,...
277 Maher (Turtulla & Tullamaine) Nicholas Valentine Maher of Turtualla was buried in St Mary's graveyard, Thurles, county Tipperary,...
191 Kellett (Clonacody) Burke's Peerage records the purchase of lands in county Tipperary by the Kellett family at the begin...
67, 158 Ryan (Inch) The Ryan family were located at Inch, barony of Eliogarty, county Tipperary, from the late 17th cent...
67 Lenigan (Castle Fogarty) In 1788 James Fogerty of Castle Fogarty, near Thurles, county Tipperary, died childless and his sist...
125 Carden (Templemore & Fishmoyne) The Cardens settled at Templemore, county Tipperary, in the mid 17th century. In 1717 John Carden...
48 (Brittas) Langley (Brittas Castle) Henry Langley of Priestown or Langley Lodge, county Tipperary was the second son of Henry Langley an...
48 (Brittas) Knox /Blake Knox (Moyne Abbey) The senior branch of the Knox family in county Mayo who were descended from William Knox of Castlere...
238 (Rapla) Crawford In the mid 19th century William Cooper Crawford, son of Cooper Crawford, held land in the parishes o...
80 (Castlewillington) Willington (Castle Willington) Jonathan Willington, the third son of James and Mary Willington of Killoskehane Castle, county Tippe...
241 Gason The Gason family, reputed to have been originally from Kent, settled in county Tipperary in the mid...
238 (Rapla) Willington (Killoskehane) The Willingtons were settled at Killoshehane, county Tipperary, by the mid 18th century. James Will...
9 (Ardfinnan), 161 (Johnstown) Prendergast (Co Tipperary) This family was originally established at Newcastle, county Tipperary, but they were dispossessed of...
206 (Milford) Woods (Parsonstown) William Woods held 4 townlands in the parish of Aglishcloghane, barony of Lower Ormond, county Tippe...
206 (Milford) Murphy (Ballymore) ''Burkes Irish Family Records'' states that Patrick Murphy was granted a lease of lands at Ballymore...
206 (Milford) Smith (Milford) Ralph Smith of Ballingarry, county Tipperary, was descended from a family of that name originally ba...
123 (Fairy Hill) Robinson (Co Tipperary) The Robinson family were settled in the Ballingarry locality of county Tipperary from the mid 17th c...
102 (Derrylahan Park) Walsh (Walsh Park) John Adams Walsh had a son, Charles Walsh of Walsh Park, county Tipperary, who married Sarah Simpson...
102 (Derrylahan Park) Head The Head family descend from Michael Head, Sheriff of the city of Waterford in 1672 and Mayor in 168...
35, 213 Falkiner (Mount Falcon) A family originally from Yorkshire and settled in Dublin by the late 17th century. Richard Falkiner...
35 (Beechwood) Toler The Earl of Norbury held land in various parts of Ireland including counties Sligo, Mayo and Clare,...
235 Waller (Prior Park) This family descend from a Cromwelllian soldier Richard Waller who settled at Cully, Newport, county...
161 Holmes (Nenagh) By the early 18th century the Holmes family were settled in counties Offaly and Tipperary. Daniel Gr...
38 (Belle Isle) Yelverton From the late 1780s the Yelvertons held an estate in the parish of Ballintober, barony of Carra, cou...
139-140 Kinahan Daniel Kinahan of Roebuck Park, county Dublin was born in 1756 and by his wife, Martha Paine, had fo...
90 (Cooleville) Grubb (Co Tipperary) A family originally from Northamptonshire, John Grubb came to county Waterford in the mid 17th centu...
277 Harding (Tullamaine) By the 1870s, Henry Maynard Harding, a lieutenant in the 7th Foot, had either bought or was leasing...
23 (Ballyin) Foley (Lismore) Several members of the Foley family owned property in the Lismore area in the 1870s. In July 1875 ov...
91 (Coolnamuck) Wall (Dysert) Gallway states that the Wall family had held property in the neighbourhood of Coolnamuck, barony of...
97 (Curraghmore) Beresford/Le Poer Beresford The Beresford family, Marquis of Waterford and Viscount Tyrone, owned land in various parts of Irela...
109 (Dromana) Villiers Stuart/Stuart (de Decies) The introduction to the Public Record Office Northern Ireland list of the Villiers Stuart papers sta...
131 (Gardenmorris) Power O'Shee (Gardenmorris) The Shees were a Kilkenny family of ancient lineage who married into a number of other significant l...
150 (Headborough) Smyth (Headborough) The Smyths were established in conty Waterford since Elizabethan times. This branch was descended fr...
186-187 (Lismore Castle) Cavendish In 1753 the Cavendish family, Dukes of Devonshire, inherited the Lismore estate, mainly located in c...
56 (Cappoquin) Keane (Cappoquin) According to family sources, the Keanes have held this property since the seventeenth century when G...
152 (Highfort) Wigmore In 1808 Richard Harding Wigmore of Ballynona, county Cork, married Anne Atkins of Firville, near Mal...
284 (Whitehall) Townsend (Whitehall) The Townsend family in west Cork are descended from Colonel Richard Townsend, an officer in the Crom...