Landed Estates
NUI Galway
Reference Source

FORDE, J., CASSIDY, C., MANZOR,. P & RYAN, D (eds).'' The district of Loughrea, Vol.I: Local history, 1791-1918''. Loughrea: Loughrea History Project, 2003.

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Category Modern printed sources

Estate Records Citing this Source

Found 9 estate records citing this source.

Reference Estate Name Estate Description
MELVIN, Patrick. Estates and gentry around Loughrea. 40-41 Burke (Clanricarde) The Clanricarde estate was one of the largest in county Galway. Lord Clanrickard, a minor, is liste...
MELVIN, Patrick. Estates and gentry around Loughrea. 45. Blake (Ardfry) By patent dated 24 Feb 1681 the Blakes were granted almost 12,000 acres in counties Galway and Mayo,...
MELVIN, Patrick. Estates and gentry around Loughrea, 45. Wall (Wallscourt) The Wall family held this estate until the 18th century when it came into the possession of the Blak...
MELVIN, P. Estates and gentry around Loughrea, 45-46. Blake (Dartfield) The estate at Dartfield was owned by the Blake family in the early nineteenth century. By the time o...
MELVIN, P. Estates and gentry around Loughrea, 46-47. Hardy (Dartfield) Joseph Hardy was a farmer who rented large amounts of land from Lord Dunsandle. This included over 2...
MELVIN, P. Estates and gentry around Loughrea, 47-48. Burke (Marble Hill) The Burke family of Marble Hill were among the most influential families in county Galway in the 19t...
MELVIN, Patrick. Estates and gentry around Loughrea, 52, Dolphin At the time of Griffith's Valuation Oliver Dolphin held land in the parish of Killoscobe, barony of...
MELVIN, P. Estates and gentry around Loughrea, 52-53. Shawe-Taylor Walter Taylor was granted almost a thousand acres in the barony of Kiltartan, county Galway in Febru...
MELVIN, P. Estates and gentry around Loughrea, 53-54. Persse (Roxborough & Moyode) The Persse family first received grants of land in counties Galway and Roscommon in the 1670s. Some...