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Found 143 estate records citing this source.

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I, 145 (Ballynacarriga) Westropp (Mellon) The Westropps of Mellon, county Limerick are descended from Mountiford, second son of Thomas Westrop...
I, 145 (Cartown), IV, 36 (Castle Grey & Stonehall), VI, 151 & 157 (Kilcosgrave) Langford ''Irish Family Records" states that William Langford was living at Gurteengary, county Limerick in 1...
I, 145-146 Hill (Mountpleasant) This county Limerick family were a junior branch of the Hills of Graig, near Doneraile, county Cork....
I, 83-94, 138-143 & 146 (Shannongrove): II, 98-101: IV, 32 & 34 (Summerville) Bury (Shannongrove) Phineas Bury was granted almost 6,000 acres in the barony of Kenry, county Limerick in 1666 and 588...
Parish of Ardagh, I, 134 (Knocknaboha Cottage), Parish of Rathronan, V, 329-351 Yielding/Yeilding The Yielding family were established in county Limerick from the mid 18th century and lived at Belle...
Parish of Adare, I, 83-94 Butler (Carrick) In July 1677 Pierce Butler and his wife Ellice were granted 648 acres in the barony of Bunratty, cou...
Parish of Adare, I, 83-94 De Vere This family were descended from Vere Hunt, a Cromwellian soldier who was granted land in county Lime...
I, 94 (Currah Bridge, IV, 36 (Castle Grey) Fosbery (Clorhane) A family originally from Wiltshire who settled in county Limerick at the end of the 17th century. T...
Parish of Iveruss, III, 291 Champagne The Reverend Arthur Champagne was born in the early 1720s at Castle Forbes, county Longford. He was...
Parish of Iveruss, III, 98-101 & Parish of Rathronan, V, 329-351 Davenport Thomas Evans Davenport is recorded as holding lands in both counties Clare and Limerick in the mid 1...
Parish of Rathronan, V, 329-351, Parish of Kilbradran, III, 328 (Ballysteen), Parish of Loughill, V, 71 (Rock Lodge) FitzGibbon The FitzGibbon family were established at Ballysheedy, county Limerick, from the mid 18th century....
Parish of Iveruss, III, 292 Westropp (Ballysteen) A junior branch of the Attyflin family, Burke writes that Thomas Westropp of Mellon, county Limerick...
IV, 34 (Bushy Island), 35 (Castletown), 36 (Stonehall) Waller (Castletown) This branch of the Waller family are descended from Sir Hardress Waller, a Cromwellian soldier, who...
Parish of Kildimo, IV, 42-64 Gore (Baronet) In the mid 1850s Sir St George Gore, 8th Baronet, held at least 15 townlands in the parishes of Boyo...
Parish of Kildimo, IV, 42-64 Pery Sometime in the mid 17th century Susanna Sexton, eventually heiress to the Sexton estates in county...
Parish of Kildimo, 42-64 Thornhill (Mount Irvine & Castlekevin) In 1666 William Thornhill, a Cromwellian soldier, was granted "Castlekiffin" [Castlekevin] and other...
IV, 47 & 60 (Ballynolan) Morgan (Bridestown) Peter Westropp Morgan is recorded as the eldest son of Edward Morgan of Bridestown House, county Cor...
II, 228 (Clounsheer), III, 99-108, V, 61-73, VI, 142-159 Power (Clonshire & Monroe) Samuel Dickson of Ballynaguile, county Limerick married firstly a Miss Farrell and had a daughter wh...
Parish of Dunmoylan, III, 99-108, Parish of Robertstown, VI, 18 (Old Abbey) Morgan (Old Abbey) This family of Welsh origin was established in the county Limerick locality by the mid 17th century,...
Parish of Dunmoylan, III, 99-108 Hodges (Old Abbey & Burrane) Dore gives a detailed history of this family in counties Limerick and Clare. The Hodges were establ...
III, 107 (Creeves) Dickson (Kildimo) Burke's "Landed Gentry of Ireland" (1912) records members of the Dickson family living at Ballyhonog...
Parish of Kilbradran, III, 325-335 Roche (Shannon View) A branch of the Roche family descended from Stephen Roche of Pallas, county Limerick, late 17th cent...
Parish of Kilfergus, IV, 94-116 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...
Parish of Kilfergus, IV, 94-116 Russell (Limerick) A branch of the Russell family held land in the parish of Kilfergus, barony of Shanid, county Limeri...
Parish of Kilfergus, IV, 94-116 Goggin William Goggin of Mary Street, Limerick, printer and bookseller, married as his second wife, Susanna...
Parish of Kilmoylan, IV, 303-331: Parish of Loughill, V, 72-73 (Mount Trenchard & Ouvane), Parish of Robertstown, VI, 8 (Foynes Island), 18 (Corgrig) Spring-Rice Smith indicates that the Spring family were originally from Lavenham in Suffolk and settled in Kerry...
Parish of Kilmoylan, IV, 303-33 Heffernan/Cantillon Heffernan Frances, youngest daughter of the Reverend John Brown and his wife Meliora Southwell of Mount Brown,...
Parish of Kilmoylan, IV, 303-331 Trinity College, Dublin, Provost & Fellows (Munster) In 1666 the Provost, Fellows and Scholars of Trinity College, Dublin, were granted a total of 61,017...
Parish of Rathronan, V, 329-351 Goold/Verschoyle Goold The Goold estate was mainly in the parishes of Rathronan (10 townlands) and Ardagh, barony of Shanid...
Parish of Rathronan, V, 329-351 Courtenay The introduction to the Devon rentals at the Limerick City Archives states that "the Devon Estate in...
V, 350 (Glenville) Massy (Glenville) The Massys of Glenville, county Limerick, are descended from younger sons of the Massys of Duntrilea...
IV, 376 (Kilscannell), V, 346 & 351 (Cahermoyle) O'Brien (Cahermoyle) William Smith O'Brien was born at Dromoland, county Clare in 1803. He was the second son of Sir Edw...
Parish of Rathronan, VI, 1-26 Wingfield Stratford Edward and John Wingfield were twin brothers, sons of Richard Wingfield, 3rd Viscount Powerscourt, a...
Parish of Rathkeale, V, 318 (Castlematrix, Mount Brown): Parish of Kilmurry, IV, 345 (Shannon Park House) Brown (Mount Brown) John Southwell Brown held an estate in the parishes of Croagh and Rathkeale, barony of Connello Lowe...
291-328 O'Dell/Odell The Odell/O'Dell family were established at Ballingarry, county Limerick from the late 17th century....
Parish of Rathkeale, 320 (Danesfort & Wilton), 323 (Springmount), 324 (Fort William), 328 (Mount Southwell) Brown (Clonboy) A family who settled at Clonboy, O'Briensbridge, county Clare in the early 18th century. They marri...
Parishes of Cappagh & Clonshire, II, 76-82 & 221-229 Lloyd (Prospect) At the time of Griffith’s Valuation Eyre Lloyd held an estate in the parishes of Cappagh and Clonshi...
V, 318 (Court Lodge), VI, 50 (Castlepark) Delmege The French "Palatine" family of Delmege or Dolmage were settled at Rathkeale in county Limerick in t...
IV, 375 (Elm Hill) Studdert (Elm Hill) Maurice Studdert of Elm Hill, Rathkeale, county Limerick, was the fourth son of the Reverend George...
V, 51 & 58 (Ballycullen) Hare (Listowel) The Hare family had come to Ireland after the Cromwellian settlement and acquired property initiall...
I, 219-238 (Ballingarry), V, 50 & 56 Dickson (Croom Castle) In the mid 19th century Major General William Dickson of Berkshire, fifth son of Samuel Dickson and...
II, 282 & 284 (Ballinvira) Fitzgerald (Ballinvira) The Fitzgeralds held land in the parishes of Croagh and Cappagh, barony of Connello Lower, county Li...
V, 163-166 Sandes (Morgans North) The Sandes family of Queen's county [county Laois] held an estate in the parish of Morgans, barony o...
V, 226 (Nantinan) Royse The Royse family were resident in the Nantinan parish of county Limerick from the early 18th century...
V, 229 (Stoneville) Massy (Stoneville) Burke's ''Irish Family Records'' states that William Massy bought Stoneville, Rathkeale, county Lime...
V,229 (Stoneville) Southwell The Southwell family were established in county Limerick in the early 17th century. Their estate in...
II, 39 (Raleightstown), 75 (Ballyneguard), III, 86 (Williams Fort), V, 117 (Grange Hill), VI, 255 (Rockview), Croker (Ballynagarde) The Crokers settled in county Limerick in the 17th century and were resident at Ballynagarde early i...
I, 304 (Maryville) Finch (Tullamore Park) An English family who settled in county Tipperary in the 17th century. Lieutenant Colonel Simon Fin...
I, 304 (Rockfield) Blennerhassett (Rockfield) This family was a junior branch of the Blennerhassett of Riddlestown family, parish of Doondonnell,...
III, 145-165 Wyndham The Wyndham/Leconfield Irish estate, derived from the O’Briens, Earls of Thomond, was the largest es...
II, 72 (Friarstown [New]), III, 154 & 160 (Friarstown North) Hunt (Limerick & Tipperary) Burke's ''Landed Gentry of Ireland'' (1904) states that Henry Hunt obtained Friarstown, county Limer...
III, 161 (Grange) O'Grady/Grady (The Grange) The O'Gradys of The Grange, parish of Fedamore, county Limerick, were a branch of O'Gradys of Kilbal...
IV, 350-356, Parish of Kilpeacon, 355 (Kilpeacon House) Villiers (Kilpeacon & Beech Hill) The Reverend Fitzgerald in a footnote in his book gives an account of the owners of Kilpeacon, count...
Parish of Monasteranenagh, V, 111-119 Bevan (Camas) Burke's ''Irish Family Records'' states that Thomas Beevin leased the lands of Camass, county Limeri...
307-308 (Kilballyowen) O'Grady (Kilballyowen) This was the senior family of O'Grady in Munster. This family was located in the Kilballyowen area...
II, 261 (Richmond Villa) Westropp (Mellon) The Westropps of Mellon, county Limerick are descended from Mountiford, second son of Thomas Westrop...
II, 261 (Richmond Villa) Tomkins At the time of Griffith's Valuation the Tomkins estate was in the parish of Crecora, barony of Pubbl...
II, 261 (Greenmount) Greene (Greenmount) Captain Thomas Greene was granted land in counties Kerry, Limerick and Clare in 1668. The Greenes o...
Parish of Kilkeedy, IV, 136-163 Barker/Ponsonby Barker William Ponsonby Barker held estates in four counties in the 19th century. The Barkers acquired the...
II, 261 (Dooneen) Peacocke (Fort Etna) George Peacocke was granted over 1,500 acres in the barony of Pubblebrien, county Limerick in 1666....
II, 28 Wolfe The Wolfe family were settled at Forenaghts and Bishopsland, county Kildare, since the late 17th cen...
I, 45 (Ashroe), 46 (Glenstal), Parish of Doon, III, 4-35 Barrington (Glenstal) The Barringtons settled in Limerick city at the end of the 17th century, Benjamin Barrington was she...
II, 72 (Roxborough) Vereker (Viscount Gort) Lough Cutra or Lough Cooter was originally O'Shaughnessy land which was granted to Thomas Prendergas...
II, 72 (Lickadoon) Biggs (Bellevue) Samuel Dixon [Dickson] Biggs held three townlands in the parish of Killeenagarriff, barony of Clanwi...
II, 26 (High Park) Gabbett (Highpark) A junior branch of the Gabbetts of Caherline, near Limerick city, founded by Joseph Gabbett, third s...
II, 27-29 (Boskill House & Lodge) Frend In 1666 John Frend, a captain in the Cromwellian army, was granted over 3,000 acres in the barony of...
II, 27 (Caherconlish) Wilson (Caherconlish) Sir Ralph Wilson, knight, was granted 830 acres in the barony of Clanwilliam, including Caherconlish...
II, 84 & 89 Rose (Ahabeg) The Rose family, originally from Devonshire, settled at Morgans and Mount Prospect, county Limerick...
II, 85, 87 Pim (Co Limerick) John Pim held 2 townlands in the parish of Carrigparson, barony of Clanwilliam, county Limerick in t...
III, 157 De Salis This family, of Swiss origin, settled in England at the beginning of the 18th century. In 1735 Jero...
III, 276, 282 Hartopp Edward Bourchier Hartopp of Dalby House, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, was the grandson of Edward...
III, 264 (River Ville) Farrer (Limerick) At the time of Griffith's Valuation William D. Farrer held at least five townlands in the parish of...
III, 1-48 (Parish of Doon), 265 (Thornfield) Bourke (Thornfield) The Bourkes were settled at Dromsally, county Limerick at the beginning of the 18th century. From t...
III, 267 (Mulcahir & Woodstown) Gough (Limerick) The Gough family were originally from Wiltshire and descend from Reverend Hugh Gough, brother of R...
IV, 345 (Plassy) Maunsell (Limerick) The Maunsell family were originally from Buckinghamshire. They settled at Mocollop, county Waterfor...
IV, 348 Rose (Ballyclogh) Henry Rose held the townland of Killonan, parish of Kilmurry, barony of Clanwilliam, county Limerick...
III, 313 & 324 (Massy Lodge), IV, 343 (Milford) Massy The Massy family are descended from a Cromwellian soldier Captain Hugh Massy who was granted 3,055 a...
V, 80 (Ballymacreese House) Shine (Ballymacreese) In the 1870s Jeremiah Shine of Ballymacreese, county Limerick, owned 699 acres in county Clare and 7...
VI, 254 (Sandville) Barry (Friarstown) A junior branch of the Barrys of Buttevant, county Cork, settled in the barony of Clanwilliam, count...
VI, 62 (Ballysheedy) Fitzgibbon (Ballysheedy) The Fitzgibbon family were living at Ballysheedy/Ballyseeda, county Limerick, by the mid 18th centur...
VI, 64 Wallnutt in 1854 John Sampson leased to Charles Wallnutt over 4,000 acres of Turkenagh and Poulagouna mountai...
VI, 50 (Clonmacken & Castlepark) Petty-Fitzmaurice (Marquess of Lansdowne) This estate owes its origins to Sir William Petty, renowned cartographer, mathematician and scientis...
VI, 47 (Moylish) Gloster Members of the Gloster family, George, James and Richard, held land in county Clare mainly in the pa...
VI, 50 (Clonmacken) Finch (Tullamore Park) An English family who settled in county Tipperary in the 17th century. Lieutenant Colonel Simon Fin...
Parish of Stradbally, VI 162-184 Dwyer (Stradbally) A member of the Dwyer family was living at Singland in the parish of St Patricks, close to Limerick...
VI, 72-73 (Corbally) Gabbett (Caherline) A Shropshire family who were established at Caherline, county Limerick by the end of the 17th centur...
VI, 69 & 73 Shannon (Limerick) The Ordnance Survey Name Book for the parish of St Patrick's parish, Limerick city, records the purc...
VI, 39 (Ashbourne) O'Brien (Dromoland) The introduction to the Inchiquin Papers in the National Library of Ireland records that, in about 1...
VI, 64 (Stonetown House) Gabbett (Strand House) Daniel Gabbett of Strand House was the third son of William Gabbett of Caherline, near Limerick city...
Parish of Adare, 66-95 St. Leger (Limerick & Cork) At the time of Griffith's Valuation Anthony Butler St Leger held an estate in the parishes of Adare...
I, 254 (Ballynaha, Ballyknockaun, Kilbeg Lodge) Scanlan (Ballyknockane) In March 1851 the lands of Gortnacrehy, barony of Connello Upper, county Limerick, the estate of Mic...
I, 228, 230 & 256 Harte (Coolrus) William Johnson Harte was residing at Coolrus, county Limerick in the early 19th century. The Trini...
I, 231 & 252 White (Frankfort) John White held townlands in the parishes of Ballingarry and Kilmeedy, barony of Connello Upper, cou...
I, 256 (Lisskennet House) Walker (Liskennet East) Francis Spring Walker held land in the parishes of Ardagh, Kilmoylan and Loghill, barony of Shanid,...
Parish of Bruree, I, 350-370 Langton (Bruree) The Langton family were settled at Bruree, county Limerick, from at least the early 18th century. T...
I, 358 & II, 231 Wise/Wyse (Cork) At the time of Griffith's Valuation the Wyse minors, William and Charles, held an estate in the pari...
II, 241-242 Drew (Drewsborough & Drewscourt) A branch of a Devonshire family who settled in county Waterford in the reign of Elizabeth I. By th...
II, 298 Lloyd (Heathfield) Edward Lloyd of Eyon, county Limerick and Ballincollig, county Cork was the third son of the Reveren...
III, 9-10 Stanley Thomas P. Power writes how the Stanleys acquired their Irish estates through the marriage, in 1747,...
IV, 261 (Castlelloyd) Lloyd (Castle Lloyd) This family was established in county Limerick from the 17th century and resided at Towerhill. The L...
Parish of Oola, V, 234-266 Damer/Dawson Damer The Damer family, who held estates in Dorset and Somerset, supported Cromwell and, after the Restora...
Parish of Oola, V, 234-266 Shuldham/Shouldham The Shuldhams were originally from Norfolk. In the early 18th century Edmond Shuldham of Ardtully, c...
Parish of Oola, V, 2324-266 Bradshaw (Oola) At the time of Griffith's Valuation members of the Bradshaw family, John, Miss Anne L. and Samuel we...
I, 367 & 370 (Harding Grove), V, 71 (Rock Lodge) Harding (Co Limerick) Samuel Harding, son of Brigadier Major Henry Harding of Harding Grove, held land in county Limerick...
V, 51 & 58 Nash/Naish (Ballycullen) The Naishs were established at Ballycullen, near Askeaton, county Limerick, in the 18th century. In...
I, 176 & 178 La Touche The La Touche family owned extensive estates in Kildare and Wicklow as well as property interests in...
I, 211-212 Coote (Mount Coote) Sir Philip Coote Knight of Mount Coote, county Limerick was a nephew of Charles, 1st Earl of Mountra...
I, 338-340 Ryves In 1667 William and John Ryves were granted over a thousand acres in the barony of Coslea and 168 ac...
III, 201 (Riversdale) Massy (Riversdale & Ballinacurra) Many townlands in the parish of Galbally, barony of Coshlea, county Limerick, were part of the estat...
IV, 74 & 84 (Spa Hill) Oliver (Inchera & Dunkettle) Charles Silver Oliver of Spa Hill, county Limerick and Inchera, Little Island, county Cork, was a yo...
V, 278 (Castle Oliver) Gascoigne/Trench (Castle Oliver) Richard Oliver of Castle Oliver, county Limerick, took the additional name of Gascoigne when he and...
VI, 101 (Ash Hill Towers) Evans (Ash Hill Towers) A branch of the Evans family, Barons Carberys, descended from Thomas Evans of Miltown Castle, county...
Parish of Ballingarry, I, 219-238 Mason (Cooleen & Cappanihane) At the time of the first Ordnance Survey Richard Mason held the townland of Cappanihane (772 acres),...
Parish of Adare, I, 66-102 Quin/Wyndham-Quin Thady Quin (1645-1726) of Adare, county Limerick, had two sons from whom descend the Earls of Dunrav...
II, 308 Maxwell (Charleville & Islandmore) In 1835 Robert Maxwell of Charleville, county Cork, married Lucy Le Poer Trench, sister of the 3rd E...
VI Austen/Austin (Cork) Henry Austin was granted over 3,200 acres in the barony of Clanmorris, county Kerry in 1669. This f...
V, 208 (Gleunastaar house) Upton The Uptons were settled at Ashgrove, near Newcastle, county Limerick, from 1694 when they were given...
Parish of Bruree, I, 350-370 Fetherston (Co Limerick) At the time of Griffith's Valuation Robert Fetherston held land in the parishes of Clonelty, barony...
Parish of Kilfergus, IV, 94-116 Sleeman At the time of Griffith's Valuation Richard Sleeman held a townland in the parish of Kilfergus, baro...
Parish of Doon, III, 4-35 Rous Dr Malcomson writes that Juliana Warter Wilson, daughter of Edward Wilson of Bilboa, county Limerick...
Parish of Crecora, II, 250-264 Christmas Thomas Christmas was granted land in county Waterford in 1666. His descendants lived at Whitfield C...
I, 256 (Lisskennet) Sheehy (Cork & Limerick) In the early 18th century the Sheehys were merchants in the cities of Limerick and Cork. They marrie...
VI, 50 (Castlepark) Ormsby (Athlacca) This Ormsby family share a common ancestry with the Ormsbys of Tobervaddy, county Roscommon. In 166...
Parish of Doon, III, 4-35 Wilson (Bilboa) Gamaliel Warter had acquired the Bilboa estate, barony of Coonagh, in county Limerick by the end of...
VI, 169 & 182 Blackall (Garden Hill) The Blackall family of Gardenhill, county Limerick was granted lands in the barony of Pubblebrien un...