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Newtownstewart Rentals

Blessington Estate (or Gardiner) Papers, Co. Tyrone

held in the National Library of Ireland, Dublin

 The Blessington Estate consisted of a small number of townlands in Ardstraw, Cappagh, Bodoney Lower and Bodoney Upper parishes. Encumbered with debt, the Estate was sold at auction in 1848.

 

A collection of individual leases survive for the years 1804-1808, 1809-1828, 1828-1829 and a small number for 1763-1776

 

COUNTERPART LEASES:

1763

BERAGH

Samuel & James Denny or Dennie

Alexander McCausland & Robert Buchanan

 

CARRIGANS

Thomas Borland jun & sen {father and son}

William Kerr, Richard Scott & William McAlrey

 

CLOGHOGALL

John & James McElroy

William Smith & James Beatty

 

GLASMULLAGH

William Rodger elder & younger {father and son}

 

KILLYNURE

John Guyly?

Samuel Patrick

John & James Robinson

 

LISLIMNAGHAN

Matthew Smith and partners

Arthur Crawford

 

LISNAGER

John Gibson

John Murlagh & Alexander McCracken

John McCullough

Robert Provens

 

STRALETTERDALLAN

John Hunter

Thos McDonnell

James Stewart, William Fulton etc

 

TANTRAMURRAY

William Scott

William Graham

 

TATRACONNAGHTY

John & William Given

 

TATTYNURE

William McConnell

 

TULLY

James Alexander

John Giffin

William Givan

 

1764

NEWTOWNSTEWART:

DEER PARK

Oliver Nicholls

 

GLENCORDEL

John Scott, Patrick Orr elder & younger {father and son}

Ann McCausland

 

1766

TATNAGOLE

John Orr, farmer

Joshua Scott

William Scott

 

1804

KILLYBRACK

Samuel Johnson

 

ALDOGHEL

James Adams

 

1806

BELNATIBBRIT

William, James, Patrick & Thomas Collins

 

BERAGH

Robert & James Hamilton

 

GORTNACREA

Robert Scott

 

LISNAFIN

James & Robert Hood (2 separate leases)

 

1807

GORTNACREA

George Buchanan

 

1808

CASTLETOWN

James Forde

Archibald Graham

 

TATRACONAUGHTY

Henry Given (2 leases)

Rev James McClintock

 

CASTLETOWN

Archibald Mellon

Mark Mellon

Archibald Stewart

 

1809

PUBBLE

William Moore

 

GORTNACREA

Charles Buchanan

George Buchanan

 

KILLYMORE

Thomas Barber

James Ellis

 

1810

PUBBLE

David Ross

 

DEER PARK

Nathaniel Drew

 

1811

CALKILL

Alex Denny

 

1813

LEGLAND

Lease for one year to the Marquis of Abercorn

 

1814

CLOGHOGAL

Elizabeth Sidney Hamilton, a widow

 

1819

NEWTOWNSTEWART

Rev George Houston

and surrender of leases by Rev Thomas Houston & Margaret Houston, widow to Count Alfred D’Orsay,

Luke Norman & Alexander Worthington.

 Thomas Corne

 

Ref

National Library of Ireland Mss 36, 612/1-4

National Library of Ireland Mss 36, 612/5

 

 

 


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