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Nation, 15 September 1849 Report by Capt Kennedy on eviction in Kilrush
Name Families Evicted No of People
Col Vandaleur 154 936
Nicholas Westby 181 974
Messrs Westropp 124 694
Messrs Borough 146 713
Marquis Conygham 79 420
John McDonnell 91 521
Anne McDonnell 51 292
Charles Mahon 38 267
O’Gorman Mahon 26 151
Stackpooles (Minors) 53 277
Sir John Reid 44 218
Thomas Crowe 46 232
Henry Stuart Barton 71 384
William Henn 19 120
William Coppinger 38 215
Marcus Keane 14 65
Reps Michael Dalton 28 157
John Singleton 31 163
William M Reeves 14 70
Miss AP Vandaleur 15 99
William Casey 21 149
Mrs Lucinda Finucane 19 109
Messrs Boucher 25 147
Capt Irwin 13 54
Francis G Moroney 11 117
Doctor Donovan 38 185
Edward Moroney 28 128
Richard Stackpoole 40 211
30 other Reps 208 1232
Total 1666 9300

 

 

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Tralee Chronicle and Killarney Echo, 28 October 1848

We understand that the number of evictions at Meelick last week was no less than eighty. The property belongs to the Marquis of Conyngham, an Englishman, a whig and an absentee. The agent is the celebrated Marcus Keane.

 

 

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