Can you help the Irish Famine Eviction Project?

Looking for information about evictions in county Tyrone during the Great Famine. Can anybody add further details about these evictions:

  • Marquis of Abercorn’s estate at Strabane where 28 people were reportedly evicted in October 1849
  • Isabella Mathewson’s estate at Strabane where 24 people were reportedly evicted in October 1849


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