The following list is of 26 persons who purchased flax seed from the Monteagle estate in the Shanagolden area of county Limerick in 1808. It is from the correspondence of Stephen Edward Rice and the original is in the National … Continue reading

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Flyleaf Press has published a Third edition of Tracing your Donegal Ancestors by Helen Meehan and Godfrey Duffy. This is a an updated edition of a highly-praised guide which sets out the sources available to the family history researcher with … Continue reading

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This rent roll lists 25 tenants on the Kildare estate of William Tighe in 1825-26. The estate is in the parish of Kilteel, Co. Kildare but no further information is provided on townlands. William Tighe had estates in several counties … Continue reading

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This lists 100+ tenants of the Earl of Listowel in Kerry, together with the property (all appear to be townland names) and the rent due on 29th of September 1755. The high rents suggest that the vast majority of the … Continue reading

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