Landed Estates
NUI Galway
Reference Source

MELVIN, Patrick. The Galway Tribes as Landowners and Gentry. In MORAN, Gerard (ed). ''Galway: History & Society''. Dublin: Geography Publications, 1996

Source Details

Category Modern printed sources

Estate Records Citing this Source

Found 66 estate records citing this source.

Reference Estate Name Estate Description
319-374 Russell In 1853 the Dalgan estate was bought by the Duke of Bedford for Lady de Clifford, who was the wife o...
319-374 Kirwan (Dalgan) This junior branch of the Kirwans of Cregg Castle, county Galway, were merchants in the city of Galw...
319-374 Browne (Claran) There is a memorial to Nicholas Browne of Claran who died in 1714, his wife Cisly and their posterit...
319-374 Lynch (Ballycurrin) An estate in the parish of Shrule, barony of Kilmaine, county Mayo, in the possession of the Lynch f...
319-374 Lynch/Crean Lynch A junior branch of the Lynch Blosse family baronets, who obtained leases of the Clogher estate, in t...
319-374 Lynch (Barna) According to Burke's ''Landed Gentry of Ireland'' the Barna estate came into the possession of the L...
319-374 Lynch/Wilson Lynch (Renmore & Duras) A Galway family who prospered in the 18th century as merchants and bankers. Patrick M. Lynch is rec...
319-374 Lynch (Lydacan) Patrick Melvin writes of a grant in 1720 of the castle and lands of Lydacan by Protestant trustees t...
319-374 Lynch (Drimcong) By a patent under the Acts of Settlement, dated 14 Mar 1679, Isidore Lynch of Drimcong, was granted...
319-374 Lynch (Petersburg) This family settled at Ballynonagh Castle on the shore of Lough Mask, barony of Ross, county Galway,...
319-374 Ffrench (Monivea) The Monivea estate, barony of Tiaquin, county Galway, was acquired by the ffrenchs from the O'Kellys...
319-374 St. George (Tyrone House) The St.George estate was centred on the house at Tyrone, parish of Drumacoo, barony of Dunkellin, bu...
319-374 French (Brooklodge) At least two generations of Frenches, a junior branch of the Frenches of Tyrone, lived on the Brookl...
319-374 Ffrench (Rahasane) In 1675 the ffrenches bought the lands of Cummer and Drumgriffin in the barony of Clare which had be...
319-374 Joyce (Corgary) An estate bought by Walter Joyce of Mervue from the French family in 1806. In the mid 19th century i...
319-374 French (Carrarea) An estate granted by patent to Ignatius French in 1677. A succession of Ignatius Frenches owned the...
319-374 French (Corgary) An estate in the barony of Tiaquin, county Galway, established in the late 16th century by a younger...
319-374 French (Frenchgrove) Patrick Melvin writes that this family claimed to have held the Frenchgrove estate from the mid 17th...
319-374 Browne (Castlemagarret) The Brownes of Carrowbrowne, parish of Oranmore, county Galway, had estates in the counties Galway,...
319-374 Mahon (Belleville) The Mahons bought the Belleville estate in the parish of Monivea, barony of Clare, county Galway, fr...
319-374 Browne (Moyne) The Brownes of Moyne were descended from the Brownes of Cloonkeely, near Tuam and of Newtown in the...
319-374 Blake (Belmont) The Blakes of Belmont, parish of Liskeevy, barony of Dunmore, county Galway, were descended from Joh...
319-374 Browne (Moyvilly & Mounthazel) The Moyvilly estate, near Oranmore, county Galway, was granted to the Brownes under the Acts of Sett...
319-374 Browne (Tuam) Nicholas Browne held two townlands in the parish of Boyounagh, barony of Ballymoe, in the mid 1850s....
319-374 Kirwan (Cregg) The Kirwans of Galway city were established at Cregg Castle in the parish of Annaghdown, barony of C...
319-374 Kirwan (Castlehacket) In the 16th century the Castlehacket and Cahermorris estates near Tuam in county Galway belonged to...
319-374 Kirwan (Gardenfield) An estate in the parish of Tuam, county Galway, was restored to Martin Kirwan and his eldest son Ric...
319-374 Kirwan (Moyne) John Stratford Kirwan bought the Moyne estate, parish of Abbeyknockmoy, barony of Tiaquin, from Mich...
319-374 Martyn (Curraghmore) Abstracts of original documents in the Blake Papers show that an estate at Curraghmore was granted t...
319-374 Bodkin (Carrowbeg & Thomastown) This branch of the Bodkin family owned an estate of 2,900 acres granted to them by patent dated 29 M...
319-374 Browne/Browne Naghten (Annaghmore) Melvin writes that the family of Browne of Annaghmore, parish of Moylough, barony of Tiaquin, county...
319-374 Browne (Coolaran, Kilskeagh & Mountkelly) The Browne's lands at Coolaran were confiscated by the Cromwelllian Commissioners but restored again...
319-374 Browne (Ardskea & Cooloo) In a Browne genealogy in the James Hardiman Library, NUI,Galway, the ancestry of this branch of the...
319-374 Browne (Brownesgrove) Thomas Browne, a younger son of the Brownes of Tuam, county Galway, was a wealthy agent and merchant...
319-374 Lynch (Carrowbeg North) The Lynchs owned an estate of 337 acres at Carrowbeg North, parish of Belclare, barony of Clare, cou...
319-374 Deane Thomas Deane, a merchant, was granted over 1,500 acres mainly in the baronies of Clare and Dunmore,...
319-374 Blake (Towerhill & Bunowen) The Blakes of Menlo Castle, county Galway, held the lands of Clonyne and Clooneen or Towerhill, pari...
327 Blake (Menlo) The Blakes, raised to the peerage as baronets in 1622, were established at Menlough on the bank of t...
319-374 Crean A Blake property at the beginning of the 18th century which passed by marriage to the Creans, a coun...
319-374 French /ffrench (Frenchpark) Patrick French fitzStephen of Galway is recorded as the earliest member of the family to be associat...
319-374 French (Tyrone) Jeffrey French was granted various lands in counties Mayo, Galway, Roscommon and Clare by patent dat...
319-374 French (Cloonyquin) ''Burke's Irish Family Records'' states that Arthur French of Tyrone bought Cloonyquin from the Righ...
319-374 French (Frenchbrook) Extensive lands in counties Mayo and Galway were granted to George French between 1677 and 1679. He...
319-374 Browne (Cloonfad) Melvin writes that this was a wealthy branch of the Browne family. Catherine daughter of Martin Bro...
319-374 Morris (Spiddle/Spiddal) In 1684, George Morris who had served in the army of King James II married Catherine Fitzpatrick and...
319-374, note 191 Echlin The Echlin family held land in the Tuam/Dunmore area of county Galway in the early 18th century. Mel...