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Co. Killkenny,
R95 XV05,

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Lot 485/0237

Estimate: €600-1000

Mahony Archive

Another File of Papers relating to the Mahony Family from a different source:

· Miscellaneous letters to Peirce Mahony on estate matters, 1815-1818.
· Many legal documents, including mid-19c mortgages of the Mahony estate, with accompanying correspondence and a summary by Lt-Col. R.K. Page
· Papers relating to the genealogy of the Mahony family. Letters relating to genealogical queries, including many from John Mahony of The Dispensary, Brosna. Envelope with Mahony seals.
· Some personal letters of late 19 Century and early 20 Century.
· Bundle of cheques drawn on the British Exchange and Annuity Office, 1821-22
· Volume in original paper binding, Report of Her Majesty’s Commissioners of Inquiry into the State of the Law and Practice in respect to the Occupation of Land in Ireland (1845)
· MS: “The Writ ‘De Lunatico Inquirendo’ in the case of Jonathan Swift DD, Dean of St Patrick’s. With Observations by J.T. Banks, MD TCD, MRIA, King’s Professor of the Practice of Medicine, Visiting Physician to the Richmond Lunatic Asylum, &c &c.” 13 pp.
· Misc letters, c 1825-1848 – personal, legal, estate and banking.
· Misc papers relating to the Grange Con estate.
· Letter to Peirce Mahony from John O’Connell (son of Daniel), 14 June 1848.
· Letter from Joseph James Byrne of Dublin to Peirce Mahony, 1 Dec 1834. Contains his observations on the Scots engineer Alexander Nimmo’s proposals for the “improvement” of the bogs in co Kerry. Byrne reports to Mahony on how these might affect the Mahony lands.
As an Archive, w.a.f. (1)

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