Landed Estates
NUI Galway
Reference Source

BURKE, Sir Bernard. ''A genealogical and heraldic history of the Landed Gentry of Great Britain and Ireland''. London: Harrison & Sons, 1886

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Estate Records Citing this Source

Found 155 estate records citing this source.

Reference Estate Name Estate Description
Vol I, 235 Browne (Brownhall) An estate established in the mid 17th century by royal grants to Edward Browne. This family of Bro...
I, 1011 Jordan (Rosslevin) The Jordans owned an estate in the barony of Gallen throughout the 18th and 19th centuries. At the t...
I, 1039 Kirkwood (Glencarha) The Kirkwoods owned an estate in the parish of Kilgarven, barony of Gallen, county Mayo. In 1876 Jo...
Vol II, 1389-1390 O'Malley (Newcastle) This branch of the O'Malley family of Burrishoole, held an estate of about 1,500 acres in the parish...
I, 55 Atkinson (Rahans) According to Burke's ''Landed Gentry'' the Atkinsons were Elizabethean settlers. On 5 July 1742 the...
I, 184-186 Bourke (Carrowkeel) The Bourkes were established at Carrowkeel in the parish of Addergoole, barony of Tirawley, Co Mayo,...
1636-1637 Scott James R. Hope Scott bought lands in the parish of Ballintober, barony of Carra and in the parish of...
307 Carter The Carter family of Castlemartin, county Kildare, inherited half the Shaen lands in the barony of E...
362 Clive (Croy Lodge) By the time of Griffith's Valuation Reverend Archer Clive of Herefordshire, England, had bought some...
362 Clive (Rock House) George Clive, Member of Parliament and barrister, of Perrystone Court, Herefordshire, built up an ex...
II, 1256 Medlycott The Burrishoole estate of approximately 70,000 acres was acquired by Thomas Medlycott, Chief Commiss...
511 Dickins In 1876 the Dickins family from [Coolhurst, Surrey], England, owned nearly 8,000 acres in the barony...
Vol II, 244 Lindsey Bucknall The Lindseys were well established in north Mayo at the beginning of the 18th century. On 14 Dec 17...
Vol II, 1041 Kirwan (Dalgan) This junior branch of the Kirwans of Cregg Castle, county Galway, were merchants in the city of Galw...
II, 1257 Meldon James Dillon Meldon, a Dublin lawyer, bought part of the Glencorrib estate of Arthur Dillon Browne,...
Vol I, 184-186 Bourke (Curraghleagh & Rahasane) Isidore Bourke, a younger son of Joseph Bourke of Carrowkeel, county Mayo, had an estate in the pari...
I, 199 Brabazon This family were descended from Sir Anthony Brabazon of Ballinasloe Castle, a younger brother of Sir...
I, 492 O'Reilly Dease Matthew O'Reilly Dease of Dunleer, county Louth, was Member of Parliament for that county from 1868...
I, 415 Costello (Edmondstown) The Costellos were settled at Castlemore, parish of Castlemore, barony of Costello, county Mayo, fro...
II, 1529-1530 (Rashleigh) Rashleigh Jane Elizabeth Pugh only daughter and heir of Arthur Pugh of Lissadrone married in 1869 Jonathon Ras...
II, 1305-1306 Morell/Morrell In the mid 1870s Frederick Joseph Morrell of Broughton, near Banbury, Oxfordshire, owned 1170 acres...
I, 469 D'Arcy (Kiltullagh & Clifden Castle) The D'Arcy family of Kiltullagh, parish and barony of Athenry, county Galway, was founded by Patrick...
I, 689-690 Frewen In 1850 Thomas Frewen of Brickwall House, Sussex, purchased two townlands in the parish of Omey, bar...
II, 1987-1988 Wilberforce (Inishbofin) In 1854 Henry William Wilberforce, a brother of the Reverend Robert Wilberforce of Ballynakill paris...
1039-1040 Kirwan (Blindwell) Descended from a younger son of the Kirwans of Gardenfield, the Kirwans of Blindwell, built up a sub...
II, 1234 Martin (Ross) The Martin family were established beside Ross Lake in the barony of Moycullen, county Galway, from...
1378-1379 O'Flahertie (Lemonfield) The O'Flaherties of Lemonfield are descended from the O'Flaherties of Aughnenure Castle near Oughter...
II, 1234 (Martin) & II, 1383 (O'Hara) O'Hara (Lenaboy) The O'Haras of Lenaboy had been established in the town of Galway since the early 18th century and m...
II, 1354-1355 French (Portacarron) Martin J. Blake wrote in ''The Tuam Herald'' that this family were descended from the Frenchs of Mon...
I, 154 Blake (Kiltullagh, Frenchfort & Vermount) The lands of Kiltullagh/Kiltolla, parish of Oranmore, barony of Dunkellin, county Galway, were grant...
I, 154 Blake (Cregg Castle) The Blakes of Cregg Castle, county Galway, were descended from the Blakes of Renvyle and Kiltolla an...
II, 1987-1988 (Wilberforce) Wilberforce (Ballynakill) Kathleen Villiers-Tuthill states in her book ''Kylemore Castle & Abbey'' that Reverend Robert Isaac...
I, 364 (Clowes) Wilberforce (Ballynakill) Kathleen Villiers-Tuthill states in her book ''Kylemore Castle & Abbey'' that Reverend Robert Isaac...
II, 1677 Skerrett (Ballinduff) The Skerretts owned an estate in the barony of Clare, county Galway, which was confiscated at the ti...
II, 1604 St. George (Headford) The St Georges were a Cambridgeshire family who were granted lands in the Headford area by the Cromw...
II, 1039-1040 (Kirwan) Shee Charles ffrench Blake Forster traces this family's lineage from O'Shee of county Tipperary, who late...
506 Dering George Edward Dering of Lockleys, Hertfordshire, inherited the Dunmore, county Galway estate of his...
I, 522-523 (Dolphin) Tighe (The Heath) Robert Tighe was a prosperous merchant of Ballinrobe, barony of Kilmainemore, county Mayo, in the mi...
186 Bourke (Oory) A branch of the Bourkes of Moneycrower or Bunacrower, later Earls of Mayo, settled at Oory [also spe...
II, 1274-1275 Mitchell (Castle Strange) Cornet Thomas Mitchell from Scotland settled at Castlestrange, county Roscommon in the mid 17th cent...
II, 1998-1999 Williams In the mid 19th century Lieutenant Colonel Thomas M. Peers Williams held an estate in the parishes o...
II, 1164 Lyster (Lysterfield) The Lyster estate was in the parishes of Cam, Kiltoom and Taghmaconnell, barony of Athlone, county R...
II, 1164-1165 (Lyster) Smyth (New Park) In 1808 Ralph Smyth of Barbaville, Collinstown, county Westmeath, married Eliza daughter and heiress...
II, 1164 Lyster (Grange) A branch of the Lysters resided at Grange, parish of Cam, barony of Athlone, county Roscommon in the...
I, 335-336 Chichester Charles Raleigh Chichester, a grandson of Charles Chichester of Calverleigh Court, county Devon and...
II, 1671 Simpson (Clooncorick) A family who settled in the Drumsna area of county Leitrim at the beginning of the 18th century. Mr....
II, 1913-1914 (Waller of Allenstown) Ormsby (Tobervaddy) A branch of the Ormsby family was settled at Toberavaddy in the parish of Fuerty, barony of Athlone,...
II, 1913-1914 Waller (Rookwood) In 1778 Major Waller is recorded as resident at Rookwood and Kilmore. Robert Waller married Jane Or...
66-67 (Bagot of Ballymoe) Cuff Sir James Cuff was granted the town and lands of Ballinrobe, barony of Kilmaine, county Mayo, under...
I, 578 Ensor Charles Ensor, whose address is given as Rostrevor, county Down, is recorded as owning over 1000 acr...
II, 1093 Leonard John Leonard of the Waterford family of that name, was granted over 600 acres in the barony of Kilco...
184-186 Bourke (Oldtown) A branch of the Bourkes of Carrowkeel and Curraghleagh, Walter Bourke of Oldtown married Cecilia Cog...
231 Browne/Beale Browne One source suggests that Thomas Beale Browne of Salperton, Gloucestershire and Crotta, county Kerry,...
I, 661 Forbes (Raheen) In the 1870s Major Forbes of "Rasheen" [Raheen] owned 820 acres in county Galway. This was William...
624 O'Grady (Kichreest) The Right Honourable and Reverend William O'Grady is recorded as the proprietor of Kilchreest Glebe,...
I, 270 Butler (Castlecrine) The Butlers of Castlecrine, parish of Kilfinaghta, barony of Bunratty Lower, county Clare, descend f...
II, 1717 O'Brien/Stafford O'Brien In 1699 Henry O'Brien, second son of sir Donough O'Brien of Dromoland Castle, county Clare, married...
I, 762-763 Jackson (Fanningstown) Hamilton Llewellyn Jackson was descended from the Goulds of Upwey, Dorset, England and the Jacksons...
I, 271 Butler (Ballyline/Millbrook) This family is a branch of the Butlers, Lords Dunboyne, descended from Sir Theobald Butler, a lawyer...
202-203 Brady/Brady Browne The Brady family in county Clare were descended from Hugh Brady, post-Reformation bishop of Meath. L...
II, 1613 Sandes (Iraghticonnor) Smith indicates that Lancelot Sandes was granted an estate in Kerry in 1667 under the Acts of Settle...
II, 1381 O'Gorman (Belleview) This branch of the O'Gorman family are descended from from James O'Gorman of Ennis, county Clare and...
II, 1473-1474 Pocklington At the time of Griffith's Valuation Major E. H. Pocklingon held an estate in the parishes of Feakle...
I, 230 Brown (Mount Brown) John Southwell Brown held an estate in the parishes of Croagh and Rathkeale, barony of Connello Lowe...
II, 1432-1433 Peacocke (Barntick) Burke records the purchase by George Peacocke of an estate in the barony of Pubblebrien, county Lime...
II, 1432-1433 Peacocke (Fort Etna) George Peacocke was granted over 1,500 acres in the barony of Pubblebrien, county Limerick in 1666....
II, 854 Hartopp Edward Bourchier Hartopp of Dalby House, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, was the grandson of Edward...
II, 1490-1491 Powell (Clonshavoy) The Powells were established in county Limerick by the end of the 17th century. In 1703 Richard Pow...
I, 489-491 Freeman In the 1770s Edward Deane, son of Joseph Deane and Jane Freeman, inherited the estates of his mother...
I, 419-420 Cox (Ballynoe) Burke's (1886) records Robert Cox having received a grant of lands at Ballynoe, county Limerick, in...
II, 1784 Synge (Dysert) The Synges held lands in the parish of Dysert, county Clare, from the mid 18th century when Nicholas...
554-555 Fitzgerald/Foster Vesey Fitzgerald (Moyriesk) This family of Fitzgeralds was originally Fitzgerald Fitzgibbon but the surname Fitzgibbon was dropp...
I, 403 Coote (Ash Hill & Bearforest) The Cootes of Ash Hill and Mount Coote, county Limerick, were descended from a younger brother of Si...
I, 590 Evans (Knockaderry) The Reverend Thomas Waller Evans was the second son of Thomas Evans of Miltown Castle, county Cork a...
I, 404 Coote (Mount Coote) Sir Philip Coote Knight of Mount Coote, county Limerick was a nephew of Charles, 1st Earl of Mountra...
I, 712-713 (Gascoigne), II, 1388-1389 (Oliver) Gascoigne/Trench (Castle Oliver) Richard Oliver of Castle Oliver, county Limerick, took the additional name of Gascoigne when he and...
I, 216 (Brockman) Locke (Newcastle) The Reverend Thomas Locke was located in the Newcastle area, barony of Glenquin, county Limerick in...
I, 266-267 (Bury) & II, 1412-1413 (Palliser) Palliser A family originally from Yorkshire, the Reverend William Palliser became Archbishop of Cashel in 169...
89 Bernard According to Burke, the first Francis Bernard settled in Ireland around the time of Elizabeth I. In...
I, 347-348 Christmas Thomas Christmas was granted land in county Waterford in 1666. His descendants lived at Whitfield C...
I, 231 Browne (Clanmaurice & Iraghticonnor) The estate of John Beale Browne of Crotta, barony of Clanmaurice, amounted to over 2000 acres in cou...
I, 898-899 Hill (Graig) The Hills, descended from a Cromwellian soldier, settled at Doneraile, county Cork. In the late 17t...
1698-1699 Smyth (Castle Widenham) At the time of Griffith's Valuation Grice R. Smith held land in the parishes of Ardnageehy and Kilqu...
I, 659 Foote (Gortmore) Edward Foote was the third son of Richard Foote of Millfort, county Cork and a younger brother of He...
II, 339-340 Chinnery The Chinnerys came from Suffolk and settled in county Cork in the mid 17th century. John Chinnery o...
I, 644-645 Fitzgerald/Penrose Fitzgerald (Corkbeg) In 1667 Garrett Fitzgerald was granted the castle, town and lands of Kilcorkbegg alias Corkbeg with...
I, 511 Dickin In 1827 Thomas Dickin of Loppington House, Salop married Jane, granddaughter of the 2nd Lord Massy....
I, 644-645 (Penrose Fitzgerald) Stewart (Whitegate) In the 1870s Thomas B. Stewart of Whitegate House, Midleton, county Cork, owned 1,510 acres in count...
II, 1996-1997 Williams (Cappanagroun) Francis E. Williams of Warwickshire purchased the estate of Daniel Mahony, over 3,800 acres in the b...
I, 477 Daunt (East Carbery) This branch of the Daunt family descends from William Daunt of the Tracton Abbey family, whom Burke...
II,1070-1071 Leader (Ashgrove) [Captain] Thomas Leonard Leader (1825-1891) bought the estate of Richard Ashe of Ashgrove, parish of...
I, 233 Browne (Riverstown) This family of Brownes, originally from Essex, settled in the city of Cork in the mid 17th century....
I, 659 Foote/Foott (Millfort & Carrigacunna) The Foote family were living in county Cork by the early 18th century. Burke's ''Landed Gentry of Ir...
I, 796-797 Gumbleton The Gumbletons of counties Cork and Waterford are descended from the Gomeledon family of Kent. Richa...
I, 723-724 Gibbs (Derry) The Gibbs family of Cork city and Derry, county Cork, are possibly descended from Gibbes of Devon....
II, 1517 Putland At the end of the 17th century the Earl of Clancarthy's estates which comprised most of Muskerry, co...
II, 1931-1932 Ware (Woodfort) The Wares were Elizabethan settlers in county Cork. Early generations married members of the Newman...
I, 335-336 Nagle (Ballygriffin & Annakisha) This family are descended from James Nagle (died 1678) of Annakissy or Annakisha, near Mallow, count...
I, 898-899 Hill (Mountpleasant) This county Limerick family were a junior branch of the Hills of Graig, near Doneraile, county Cork....
I, 498-499 Delacour Of French origin this family settled in county Cork in the second half of the 17th century. In 1680...
I, 119 Bennett (Coachford) Francis Bennett, of Classes, Coachford and Greganes Manor, Roscarbery, was the owner of over 2800 ac...
II, 1419 Parker (Green Park) In 1779 John Robert Parker of Green Park, Youghal, county Cork married Catherine Uniacke of Kerminch...
I, 406-408 Coppinger (Barryscourt) At the time of Griffith's Valuation members of this county Cork family held land, particularly in th...
I, 704 Garde The Gardes were originally from Kent and settled in county Cork in the mid 17th century. In the 18t...
I, 982 Jackson (Ahanesk) This family was settled at Ballyduff and Glanbeg, county Waterford by the end of the 17th century....
II, 1773 (Swan) Atkin (Leadinton) This Somerset family settled near Youghal, county Cork, in the late 17th century. The Reverend John...
I, 119 Bennett (Bennett's Court) The Bennetts were established in county Cork by the mid 17th century and were seated at Ballymore by...
I, 865-866 Hayman A family from Somerset who settled in Youghal, county Cork in the mid 17th century. In 1700 Samuel...
II, 1496 Praed In Griffith's Valuation Berkeley [Bulkeley] J.M. Praed is recorded as holding land in the parishes o...
I, 714 Gaskell This family are descended from William Penn founder of the state of Pennsylvania, United States of A...
II, 2018 Wise (Rostellan) In the 1870s Joshua P. Wise of Rostellan, Middleton, county Cork, is recorded as owning 1,122 acres...
I, 554 Durdin A family settled in the vicinity of Carrigtuohill near Cork city from the mid 17th century. Alexand...
I, 689-690 Frewen (Cork) Thomas Frewen was one of the principal lessors in the parishes of Ballymodan and Inishannon, baronie...
I, 825-827 Hamilton (Cork) James Hamilton, residing in Dublin, owned over 2000 acres in county Cork in the 1870s while Rev. Han...
I, 212 Briscoe Henry Briscoe born in 1753 was a Justice of the Peace for counties Tipperary, Kilkenny and Waterford...
300-301 Carleton (Co Tipperary) The Carletons were located in the Clonmel area of county Tipperary from the late 17th century. In 17...
495 Deeds The Reverend Julius Deeds, and Miss Neville, Marden Vicarage, Steeplehurst, Kent owned 1,595 acres i...
622-623 Fell Richard Latham Fell of Ulverstone, Lancashire and Fell Fort, Watergrasshill, Fermoy, county Cork, ow...
764-765 Grace (Co Tipperary) The Grace family were located in counties Kilkenny and Tipperary in the 16th century and had strong...
II, 1066 Lawlor Denis Lawlor was among the principal lessors in the parishes of Knockane, barony of Dunkerron North,...
II, 1168 (McCall of Daldowie) McCall The McCalls descend from Samuel McCall, a merchant located in Glasgow in the early 18th century. In...
I, 396-397 Cooke (Cordangan) This branch of the Cooke family were descended from Peter Cooke, a younger brother of Thomas and Edw...
II, 1564 (Roche of Granagh Castle and Ryehill) O'Meagher/Meagher The O'Meagher family were well established in county Tipperary by the 16th century. At the time of G...
II, 1139-1140 Lovett In the early 18th century Robert Lovett of Liscombe, Buckinghamshire held a property at Kingswell, c...
I, 562 (De Montmorency of Castle Morres) & II, 1497 (Pratt of Cabra Castle) de Montmorency (Ebor Hall) The Viscounts Mountmorres were descended from the Morres family, landowners in Co Kilkenny from the...
I, 502 de Montmorency Captain Harvey J.de Montmorency is recorded in Griffith's Valuation as holding the townlands of Cloo...
I, 249-250 Bunbury (Kilfeakle) This branch of the Bunbury family descend from Mathew Bunbury of Kilfeacle, county Tipperary, fifth...
249-250 Bunbury (Lisbryan) The Bunbury family of Lisbryan, barony of Lower Ormond, county Tipperary, descend from Thomas Bunbur...
I, 875 Hemsworth The Hemsworth family descend from the Reverend Thomas Hemsworth of Abbeville, county Tipperary, rect...
640-641 Firman Thomas Firman of Selby, Yorkshire and of Dublin city inherited the estates of Richard Pierson. His...
I, 253-254 Burke (Elm Hall) This family descend from John Burke and his second wife, Lucinda Plunkett of Bettyfield, county Rosc...
II, 1624 Saurin The Saurins of county Tipperary were a Huguenot family who came to Ireland in the early 18th century...
I, 149 Blackett The Blacketts were a Northumberland family with their seat at Wylam, Newcastle on Tyne. In 1852 Mon...
I, 600 Eyre (Uppercourt) Thomas Joseph Eyre of Uppercourt, Freshfort, county Kilkenny, was the fourth son of John Lewis, Coun...
I, 678-679 Maxwell In the mid 19th century Lady Farnham held an estate in the parishes of Dromineer and Monsea, barony...
I, 858 Hassard (Waterford) Mrs. Anne Hassard was the owner of over 300 acres in county Waterford in the 1870s as well as over 2...
I, 1035-1036 Bloomfield The Bloomfield family were originally settled at Eyre Court, county Galway, in the early 18th centur...
296 Carew/Pole Carew In 1901 Lady Beatrice Frances Elizabeth Butler eldest daughter of the 3rd Marquess of Ormonde marrie...
1591-1592 Rushbrooke In the 1870s Frederica Rushbrooke of Ringmen, Queenstown, county Cork, owned 1,261 acres in that cou...
II, 1962-1963 Weston In 1827 Roper Weston of Lane House, Dorset, England, married Elizabeth daughter of John Purcell of K...
I, 916-917 Hood John Hood bought the townlands of Lissaniska and Togher, parish of Robeen, barony of Kilmaine, count...
I, 902 Hippisley In 1851 Elizabeth Sulivan married Henry Hippisley of Lamborne Place and Sparsholt House, Berkshire....
II, 1879 Usborne (Blackrock) Thomas Masters Usborne was the son of Thomas Usborne of Hertford who founded the company Thomas Usbo...