Land: DONEGAL, List of Lives in Each Lease, Connolly's Ballyshannon Estate 1748
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Peter McWilliam


1. Alla Wm Anderson jun, son to Wm Anderson, sen, Joseph Elliott, son to Wm Elliott & George Henry, son to Thos Henry (lives all in being)

2. Ardlong hill (Rev James O’Neale) lives Rev James O’Neale, Elizabeth O’Neale, wife, Ann O’Neale, daughter & John O’Neale, eldest son of 
Rev James O’Neale (not renewable)

3. Ardlonghhill Mr Moses Cahill (Not renewable)

4. Ardgillon (Mr Thos Atkinson) Thos & Wm Atkinson, sons of John Atkinson late of Cavangarden & Ed Jones, son of Wm Jones £41.5

5. Aughrish &c

6. Ballydermot Lives James Hamilton, Abraham Hamilton his brother & Abraham Creighton eldest son of Brigadier David Creighton £27.10

7. Ballynacarrig (Andrew Knox esq) Life Andrew Knox £25

8. Ballplace&c (John Dickson, esq) Lives James Dickson brother & Thos Dickson, son to said John Dickson £2.5

9. Behay Lives Walter Paterson, George Paterson & Thomas Atkinson eldest son of John Atkinson of Lakin in the County Sligo £15

10. Ballynacarrig (William Jones) Lives Wm Jones, Edwd Jones his son & Thomas Atkinson of Cavangarden £22.10

11. Ballymunterhiggin No entry

12. ----Carrignahorn lives James Lowry, Andrew Lowry son of John Lowry of (Speerstown) and Christian Lowry daughter of said James Lowry £17.10

13. -----Cashalard East lives Michael Clarke & John Clarke sons of Darby Clarke of the City of Dublin Esq & Richard Bulkeley son of John Bulkly
late of the City of Dublin Brewer; Renewal one Pepper Corn; one life Dec’d 

14. –Cashell Lipsett lives Thos Lipsett son of Thos Lipsett, Michael Lipsett son of Michael Lipsett sen and Joseph Lipsett eighth son of Michael
Lipsett £25 Lives all in being £25

15. Creevay & Camp Lives John & Thomas Dickson, sons to Capt Th Dickson, ded’d & Wm Atkinson, 2nd son of John Atkinson, dec’d £1.10

16. Cloghore (Jno Folliot Esq dec’d 10 Jan 1765) Lives John Folliott Esq Frances Folliott his wife & Michael Clarke Esq third son of Darby Clarke
of the City of Dublin esq £34

17. 2 Ballyboes Corlea (Henry Major senr) lives Henry Major and Wm Major sons of Henry Major of Camlin & Edward Jones eldest son of Wm Jones of 
Balllynacarrig Not renewable

18. Camlin Major lives John Major eldest son of Henry Major of Camlin, Roger Major third son of Thos Major of (Gragan) in the County of Londonderry
& Henry Major eldest son of Alex Major of (----------) in the affords’d county £12.10

19. Camlin Tredinick lives William Tredinick of Camlin, Margaret Tredinick wife and John Tredinick son to said Wm Treinick £12

20. Coolcally Mt. As Ballplace Renewable a Pepercorn

21. Dunmuckrum (Edward Allingham) lives John Henderson, senr of Portnasun, John Davies eldest son of Henry Davies of (---) and John Allingham £3.10

22. Dunmuckrum Anth Stuart Catherine Graham wife of Roger Graham dec’d John Graham son the Roger Graham & Anthony Stuart son the Anthony Stuart
(Catherine Graham died about 25 Jan 1755) £4

23. Dunmuckrum John Montgomery Lives John Mongomery Robert Montgomery £7

24. Dunmuckrum Thompson Coll John Folliot No lives mentioned

25. One Ballyboe Dunmuckrum Delap (Coll John Folliot) No lives mentioned

26. Dunmuckrum John Delap lives Robert Dickson, 4th son of Henry Dickson, dec’d, Andrew Johnston, eldest son of John Johnston of Colin, Co Fermanagh &
Susanna Johnston, eldest dau of said Andrew Johnston £4.12.6

27. Ednagor lives Mgt Dickson, wife of late John Dickson of Ednagor, William Dickson, son of s’d John Dickson & William Tredinick, jnr – (Mgt Dickson 
died 15th Dec 1779) £16.10

28. Knocknashangon (John Dunkin died in Apr 1776 & Wm Duncan died ---)lives Mathew Foster son in law of Robert Duncan of Knocknashangon dec’d, John 
Duncan eldest son and Wm Duncan second son of the said Rober Duncan £14

29. Killen & Labinlee No entry

30. ---Legalushin lives Elizabeth, Wife of Daniel Coalby dec’d Henry Stinson eldest son of Wm Stinson of Killeybegs & William Joans £6.10

31. ---Liskey Frances Whitway of the City of Dublin, spinster, Folliott Whiteway & John Whiteway both nephews to the s’d Frances Whiteway Not renewable

32. Lisacully lifes John Thompson, 3rd son of Wm Thompson of Drumeroen Alex Love eldest son the Robert Love of Killygole & Eliza Kirkpatrick fifth
daughter of David Kirkpatrick of Lisnally dec’d (John Thompson died in Feb or March 1776) £27.10

33. Portnasun Wm Allingham, eldest son to Edward Allingham jun, Major Britton, 4th son of late Robert Britton & Rob Armstrong eldest son of Wm Armstrong £7.0

34. ---Scotch Ballymagorty William Coburn second son of John Coburn of Ballymagrorty, William Coburn eldest son of John Coburn and Arthur Carney third 
son of Arthur Carney of Ballymagrorty £30

35. ---Toramin &c John Folliot Esq Frances Folliott the wife of Coll John Folliott (Not transferable)

36. Tully (Thomas Dye died 1775) lives Thomas Dye eldest son of the late Thos Dye, Thomas Young second son the late John Young & Thomas Dye second 
son of Wm Dye £9.10

37. Pt Mullanashee (Mr Thos Dickson0 Thomas Dickson, merchant, Wm Lindsay, 2nd son of Joseph Lindsay, City of Dublin & Edward Jones son of Wm Jones
of Ballynacarrig £0.5.0

38. Charles Concannon Five Tenements & A Parke Charles Concannon of Ballyshannon, Gent, Henry Major second son & Wm Major third son of Henry Major 
of Camlin £4.18

39. Ditto A Tenement & Parke Ann O’Boyle wife of the late Denis O’Boyle, John O’Boyle & Anthony O’Boyle sons of the said Denis O’Boyle (Ann O’Boyle
died in ------ 1755) £3.1.3

40. Ditto A Parke William O’Boyle & Anthony O’Boyle sons of the late Denis O’Blyle & Wm Major third son of the Henry Major of Camlin £2.10

41. Charles Concannon (John Miller Sen) John Miller William Miller brother to the said John Miller £0.17.6

42. Dennis Coanes Park Denis Coane & Francis his eldest son £1.10

43. Denis.Coane A Tenement Denis Coane, Francis Coane eldest son & William Coane second son of the said Denis Coane £1.2.6

44. Francis Allingham A Tenement Anthony Stuart, Ann Stuart his wife & Wm Allingham 3rd son of Francis Allingham of Ballyshannon

45. Tenem & Park Gustavous Hendry Gustavous Hendry John Hendry son of the late Walter Hendry & Edward Davis fourth son of Henry Davis £4.10

46. Tenement (Geo Bingham) Geo Bingham, Jonathan Bingham his brother & John Dickson Esq all of Ballyshannon £0.5.0

47. Tenement (Henry Major) Henry Major, Elizabeth Major his wife & John Major eldest son of the said Henry Major £0.0.6 (one life dec’d)

48. Ditto John Major eldest son, Henry Major second son & William Major third son, all to Henry Major of Camlin £0.1.3

49. Tenement (Henry Major & Edward Allingham) John Major eldest son of Henry Major of Camlin, Edward Allingham & John eldest son of Edward
Allingham of Ballyshannon £1.0.0

50. Tenement (Henry Major jun?) Henry Major, the Revd John Major & William Major sons to Henry Major the elder of Camlin £0.10

51. Tenement (Henry Davis) Henry Davis, Jane Davis, wife & John Davis eldest son to the said Henry Davis £1.10

52. Parke (Henry Davis, Jane Davis died July 1780) Ditto £1.11.01/2

53. Tenement Henry Kane Everina Dickson, dau of late Capt Thos Dickson, (an entry scratched out) Henry Kane & John Major £0.12.6

54. Tenement (Coll John Folliott) Coll John Folliot, James Wynne Esq son of Coll Owen Wynne & John Clarke Esq second son of Darby Clarke Esq
(Renewal a peppercorn two lives dec’d)

55. Tenement (John Curry) George Curry, John Curry & Isabella Curry, sons & daughter of John Curry of Ballyshannon, Taylor £0.17.8 (one life dead)

56. Tenem/Park (John Gardiner) George Gardiner Sen, John Gardiner & Andrew Gardiner sons of said George Gardiner £5.15.0

57. Ditto (John McGloughlin) John McGloghlin of Ballyshannon, Mary McGloughlin his wife & Daniel McGloughlin son to the said John McGloughlin £3.10

58. Tenement (John Kelly) John Kelly of Ballyshannon, Thomas Hetherington son of Wm Hetherington & William Britton second son to Robt Britton £1.10

59. Tenem/Park(John Fitzgerald) John Fitzgerald of Ballyshannon Elizabeth Fitzgerald eldest daughter & John Fitzgerald eldest son both of the 
s’d John Fitzgerald £2.4.03/4

60. Tenem (John Coningham) George Gardiner eldest son of Thomas Gardiner of Ballyshannon, John Major eldest son of Henry Major of Camlin Thomas Kerrigan 
second son of Thos Kerrigan of Ballyshannon £0.16.0

61. Sir Henry Caldwells (John Dickson Esq) Henry Dunbar, 3rd son of James Dunbar of Donnegall, Henry Gardiner fourth son of George Gardiner & Henry Dickson
third son of Henry Dickson of Ballyshannon £6.1.3 {Note added in margin; one life dec’d}

62. Tenement/Park (James Dickson, senr) lives James Dickson, 4th son Thomas Dickson, John Dickson, 2nd son of Henry Dickson of Ballyshannon & 
Thomas Dickson, 3rd son of James D senr of B’sh £1.5.0

63. Tenement/Parke (James Gildea) Wm Coane, youngest son of late Terence – Honor, Elizh, Ellinor, daus of s’d Ter Coan (Not renewable)

64. Park (Jas Dickson, jnr) James Dickson, son of Capt Thos Dickson, Robert Dickson of B’sh, Ed Jones, son of Wm Jones £2.10.0 (?Deed 2 – 251:181:159388)

65. Tenement (James Mahon) Mr John Clarke son of Darby Clarke Esq, James Mahon & Martha Mahon daughter of Wm Mahon £1.0 (I believe there are two lives dead)

66. Tenem/Park (Heirs of John Jennings) John Jennings, John Forbes grandson of the said John Jennings & Clothworthy Robertson son of the Revd John Robertson
of Donnegal £10.10 (one life dead)

67. Tenement (Mary Henderson) Cairnes Henderson grandson of John Carson of Ballyshannon, George Carson eldest son of Robert Carson dec’d & George Henderson 
youngest son of Lieut David Henderson Dec’d £1.17.6 (one life dead)

68. Tenement (Patk Cosgrave) Wm Dickson, 2nd son of John Dickson, Mariner, John Cosgrave eldest son of Patrick Cosgrave & James Dickson fourth son of Capt 
Thos Dickson dec’d £0.12

69. Tenement/Park (Robert Dickson)(Henry Dickson is dead – not dated) James Dickson, 4th son of Henry Dickson of B’sh, James Dickson, 3rd son of late 
Henry Dickson of Derry & Henry Dickson, eldest son of Capt John Dickson, mariner £6.11.11 (all lives in being)

70. Tenement/Parke (Rev Sam’l Delap) Robert & Sam’l, sons of Rev Sam’l Delap & Henry Major jun second son of Henry Major of Ballyshannon £.15

71. Tenement (Rev Sam’l Delap) James McCaddon son of Doct henry McCaddon dec’d Francis Allingham second son to Francis Allingham of Ballyshannon & 
James Britton eldest son to Robt Britton of Ballyshannon £0.5

72. Tenement (Sam’l Parke) Sam’l Parke & Thomas Parke of Ballyshannon & Thomas Atkinson of Cavingarden £0.13

73. Tenement (Mr Thos Dickson) Thos & James, brothers to Wm Dickson of B’sh, dec’d & Wm Atkinson second son to John Atkinson of Cavingarden £0.1.0

74. Granaghans tenem (Mr Thos Dickson) Mary Granaghan wife of Cornelius Granaghan, Thomas Granaghan son of the said Cornelius Granaghan & Edward Jones on of 
Wm Jones £2.0

75. 2 Parks Thos McNabb & Parts (lives dead) Thomas Mcnabb eldest son to Thomas McNabb dec’d, Edward Reynolds second son to John Reynolds of Drumore & 
George Henderson youngest son to Lieut Henderson £1.18.6

76. A tenement & Parke (Mr Thos Dickson) John Dickson son to Mr Thos Dickson of Ballyshannon, Wm Lindsay son of Joseph Lindsay & Edward Jones son of
Wm Jones £4.10

77. Parke (Rev Thomas Carson) John Dickson of Ballyshannon Esq, Henry Major of Portnasun & John Major son to the s’d Henry Major £2.0 (One life dead) £2

78. Tenement (Rev Thos Carson) Thomas Carson, Joseph Carson & Elizabeth Carson sons & daughter of Thos Carson Clk of Ballyshannon

79. Tenement (Rev Thomas Carson) Joseph Carson brother to Thos Carson Clk of Ballyshannon, Adam Carson of Cornomoyle in the Co of Monaghan & Henry Major
of Portnasum £0.5 (One life dead)

80. Tenem/Park (Thos Barton)(Margt Barton is dead) Thos Barton, Margaret his wife & Wm Barton eldest son of the s’d Thos Barton £2.10

81. Tenem/Parke (Thos Lipsett)(Lewis Lipsett is dead) James Dickson fourth son of Capt Thomas Dickson, Lewis Lipsett second son of James Lipsett & Anthony 
Lipsett fourth son of Michael Lipsett both of Cashel £3

82. Tenement & Parke (Thos Dye)(Thoms Dye is dead) Thomas Dye ---- son of Thomas Dye of Ballyshannon, John Dickson son of Capt Thos Dickson & Thomas Dye
eldest son of Wm Dye £1.6.6

83. Tenement & Parke (Widow Kane) Henry Cahan, Daniel Cahan & James Cahan sons of Denis Cahan of Ballyshannon £2.6.31/2

84. Tenement & Parke (Widow Scott) (One Life dec’d) Wm Allingham, 3rd son of Francis Allingham of Ballyshannon, John Major eldest son of Henry Major of 
Camlin & William Scott son of John Scott dec’d £4.0.1

85. Tenem (Widow Carr) Hugh Carr eldest son of Thomas Carr of Ballyshannon, James Dickson fourth son of Capt Thos Dickson of Ballyshannon & James Britton 
eldest son of Robt Britton of Ballyshannon £1.2.6

86. Tenem/Park (Widow Kerrigan) John Kerrigan & William Kerrigan sons of Thomas Kerrigan of Ballyshannon & Anthony McIntire £2.8

87. Tenem (Capt Wm Higgins) No lives or lease stated

88. Tenem/Parke (Wm Edwards) Wm Edwards of Ballyshannon & James & Everina Dickson son & daughter of Capt Thos Dickson of Ballyshannon £2.14

89. Tenem (Wm Gallagher) William Gallagher of Ballyshannon, Mary Gallagher wife of said William Gallagher & John Gallagher youngest son of the s’d 
William Gallagher £0.7.6

90. Tenem (Wm Ross) William Ross of Ballyshannon, Smyth, Ann Ross wife of s’d William Ross & Francis Allingham second son of Francis Allingham of
Ballyshannon £0.4

91. Park (John Kelly) Denis Kelly second son of John Kelly, Rob Scott second son of Jas Scott & Rob McNeeley second son of John McNeely all of Ballyshannon

Names of the lives in the lease of Thomas Lipsett’s tenement & Parke, 4th April 1776
Lewis Lipsett second son of James Lipsett & Anthony Lipsett fourth son of Michael Lipsett both of Cashall & Lewis Lipsett third son of Lewis Lipsett Sen
of Cashall about 10 years inserted in the place of James Dickson/deceased 13 May 1774

Names of the lives in the lease of John Kelly’s Parke
Denis Kelly second son on John Kelly, Robert McNeely, second son of John McNeely late of Ballyshannon & John Jones second son of Edwd Jones of Ballyshannon 8 years
Inserted 16 Apr 1779

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