Landed Estates
NUI Galway
Reference Source

FITZGERALD, Rev P. & MCGREGOR, J.J. ''The history, topography and antiquities of the county and city of Limerick''. Dublin: 1826, republished Limerick: O'Brien Book Publications,1999

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Category Contemporary printed sources

Estate Records Citing this Source

Found 40 estate records citing this source.

Reference Estate Name Estate Description
I, 348 (Cartown & Melon) Westropp (Mellon) The Westropps of Mellon, county Limerick are descended from Mountiford, second son of Thomas Westrop...
I, 348 (Shannongrove) Bury (Shannongrove) Phineas Bury was granted almost 6,000 acres in the barony of Kenry, county Limerick in 1666 and 588...
I, 349 (Curragh Bridge) Fosbery (Clorhane) A family originally from Wiltshire who settled in county Limerick at the end of the 17th century. T...
I, 351 (Ballynolan) Morgan (Bridestown) Peter Westropp Morgan is recorded as the eldest son of Edward Morgan of Bridestown House, county Cor...
I, 352 (Castletown) Waller (Castletown) This branch of the Waller family are descended from Sir Hardress Waller, a Cromwellian soldier, who...
368 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...
363 Morgan (Old Abbey) This family of Welsh origin was established in the county Limerick locality by the mid 17th century,...
367 (Mount Trenchard) Spring-Rice Smith indicates that the Spring family were originally from Lavenham in Suffolk and settled in Kerry...
358 Hill (Mountpleasant) This county Limerick family were a junior branch of the Hills of Graig, near Doneraile, county Cork....
301-302 Villiers (Kilpeacon & Beech Hill) The Reverend Fitzgerald in a footnote in his book gives an account of the owners of Kilpeacon, count...
318 O'Grady/Grady (Elton) According to Burke's ''Irish Family Records'' (1976), the O'Gradys of Elton descend from Darby O'Gra...
I, 345 (Tervoe) Monsell (Limerick) Originally from England, this family sold their estates in Somerset and purchased estates in county...
I, 347 (Maryville) Finch (Tullamore Park) An English family who settled in county Tipperary in the 17th century. Lieutenant Colonel Simon Fin...
I, 347 (Bettyville) Lee (Barna & Bettyville) Burke's 'Landed Gentry of Ireland'' (1958 edition) states that the Lee family purchased the lands of...
I, 279 (Towerhill) Lloyd (Towerhill) The Lloyds of Towerhill, county Limerick, are descended from the second son of the Reverend Thomas L...
I, 347 (Dooneen) Peacocke (Fort Etna) George Peacocke was granted over 1,500 acres in the barony of Pubblebrien, county Limerick in 1666....
I, 284 (Dromkeen) De Burgh (Dromkeen) This family of Bourke originally from county Mayo settled at Dromkeen in county Limerick in the 15th...
I, 284 (Dromkeen), 296 (Ballyneguard), 330-33 (Croom) Croker (Ballynagarde) The Crokers settled in county Limerick in the 17th century and were resident at Ballynagarde early i...
I, 286 (Caherconlish) Wilson (Caherconlish) Sir Ralph Wilson, knight, was granted 830 acres in the barony of Clanwilliam, including Caherconlish...
I, 289-290 (Ingoldsby) Ingoldsby (Cos Limerick & Clare) Henry and George Ingoldsby were Cromwellian soldiers who settled in county Limerick where they were...
I, 294 (New Garden) Ryves In 1667 William and John Ryves were granted over a thousand acres in the barony of Coslea and 168 ac...
320-321 Hartstonge In the 18th century the Harstonge family held lands in the Bruff and Kildimo areas of county Limer...
322-323 & 390 Evans/Evans-Freke John Evans, of Welsh descent, settled in the city of Limerick in the early 17th century. In 1666 Geo...
323 (Uregare) Gubbins By the end of the 17th century Joseph Gubbins was settled at Knocklong, county Limerick. Joseph Gubb...
323 Creed In 1837 Lewis refers to the flour mills owned by Mr Creed at Kilmallock, county Limerick. At the ti...
377 Furlong (Ballydonnell) In the mid 1820s the Reverend Fitzgerald refers to Ballydonnell, the seat of Thomas Furlong, parish...
380-381 O'Dell/Odell The Odell/O'Dell family were established at Ballingarry, county Limerick from the late 17th century....
383 Pigott (Rathkeale) In the mid 19th century John Pigott held townlands in the parish of Clonshire and Rathkeale, barony...
385 Bennett (Gleneefy) William Blacker Bennett died at Castle Creagh, Galbally, county Limerick in 1808. In 1826 Fitzgerald...
386 Massy (Griston) In 1822 Charles O'Brien Massy, only son and heir of Frederick Massy of Griston House, county Limeric...
386 Massy (Ballywire) John Bolton Massy (1785-1871) was the son of Robert Compton Bolton of Brazille Castle, Swords, count...
387 Lowe (Sunvale/Sunville) In the late 18th century the Lowe family had connections with counties Limerick, Cork and Tipperary....
388-389 Oliver (Castle Oliver) By the late 17th century the Olivers were settled at Clonodfoy (later known as Castle Oliver), baron...
318-319 (Mount Prospect) O'Grady (Cahir Guillamore) Descended from a younger son of the O'Gradys of Kilballyowen, county Limerick, Standish O'Grady, son...
294 O'Grady/Grady (Belmont) Thomas William Grady of Belmont, Castleconnell, county Limerick, was clerk of the peace at the end o...