Tipperary Encumbered Estate Records

The Lands of GARRYKENNEDY, situate on the south shore of Lough Derg, Parish of Castletown Arra,  Barony of Owna & Arra and County Tipperary -- in the Poor Law Union of Nenagh.

Tenants' Names Tenure
Lot 1  
Patrick RYAN, assignee of Terence QUIGLY Lease bearing date 13th of June, 1857, from James WATSON to Patrick RYAN, assignee of Terence QUIGLY, for 31 years from the 1st day of May, 1847.
Michael RYAN Lease bearing date the 13 of June, 1857, from James WATSON to Michael RYAN, for lives of Michael RYAN, Prince Albert, & Queen  Victoria, of 31 yrs. From 25th of March, 1849.
Michael TUMPANE Lease bearing date  1st day of May, 1848, from James WATSON and Julia  WATSON to Michael TUMPANE, for lives of John TUMPANE, Michael TUMPANE, and Patrick TUMPANE, all in being, or 31 yrs. From 1st of May, 1848.
William BRIEN Lease bearing date 13th June, 1857, from James WATSON to William BRIEN, for lives of Patrick TUMPANE, Michael TUMPANE & Augustus SPARLING, all in being, or 16 yrs. From 29th Sept. 1847.
James GLEESON Lease dated the 1st day of Aug. 1840, from James WATSON to James GLEESON, for lives of James GLEESON, Michael GLEESON, & Patrick HOGAN, all in being, & 31 years from the 1st of May, 1840.
Michael STARR Tenant from year to year; tenancy determinable on the 1st May in each year.
Thomas RYAN same
Michael O'BRIEN Lease dated 16th day of June, 1835, from George WATSON & James WATSON to Patrick SHERIDAN, for lives of Michael SHERIDAN, Patrick GLEESON & Patrick BURKE, all in being, or 31 years from the 1st of May, 1835.
James HOGAN Lease bearing date 1st day of May, 1847, from James WATSON & Julia WATSON to James HOGAN, for the lives of Anthony PARKER, Mathew HOGAN, & James HOGAN, all in being, or 31 years form the 1st  day of May, 1847.
John HEELY, assignee of Jane CREEVY Lease dated 4th of April, 1837, from James WATSON to George CREEVY, for three lives, renewal fine on the fall of each life.
Scrope BERNARD, assignee OF John KENT Lease bearing date the 25th of Aug. 1838, from James WATSON to John HELLEBERT, for the lives of Daniel HELLEBERT, John HELLEBERT, junr., and for the term of 41 years after the death of the survivor.
Scrope BERNARD Lease dated 2nd day of July, 1853, from James WATSON, Julia WATSON, & Walter BLAKE, to Scrope BERNARD, for the term of 900 years from the 1st day of May, 1853.
John LYONS Tenant from year to year; tenancy determinable on the 1st May in each year.
Sarah McMahon Tenant from year to year; tenancy determinable on the 1st May in each year.
Rev. Patrick GAVAN Lease bearing date 13th day of June, 1857, from James WATSON to the Rev. Patrick GAVAN, for lives of Rev. Patrick GAVAN, the lessee, Prince Albert & Queen Victoria, or 31 years from the 1st Nov. 1847.
John HAYES Lease dated April, 1841, from James WATSON to John HAYES, for the lives of William HAYES and Patrick HAYES, sons of lessee, and William SMITHWICK, jun., with covenant for perpetual renewal on payment of 6d. Renewal fine on the fall of each life.
David MANNIX Lease bearing date 13th of June 1857 from James WATSON to David MANNIX, for lives of David MANNIX, Benjamin MANNIX, and John  HEADECH, or 31 years from the 1st day of May, 1849
James GLEESON Lease dated 8th  of Feb. 1833, from George WATSON and James WATSON to James GLEESON, for the lives of Patrick GLEESON, James GLEESON, and Ml. RENEHAN, of 31 yrs. From 8th day of Feb. 1833.
Michael O'BRIEN Lease dated 13th day of May, 1857, from James WATSON to Michael O'BRIEN, for lives of Michael O'BRIEN, Queen Victoria, and Prince Albert, or 31 yrs. From the 1st day of May, 1849
William LYONS Lease bearing date 13th  day of June, 1857, from James WATSON to William LYONS, for lives of William LYONS, John WATSON, and William MURRAY, all in being, or 31 years from the 1st day of May, 1835.
John HEGARTY Tenant from year to year; tenancy determinable on the 1st May in each year.
James BOURKE Lease dated 7th day of Jan. 1837, from James WATSON to James BOURKE, for lives of Patrick BOURKE, Thomas BOURKE, and George WATSON, all in being, or 31 yrs concurrent.
Ellen Sullivan, successor to Patrick MURRAY Tenant from year to year; tenancy determinable on the 1st May in each year.
John CONSIDINE same
Margaret BYRNE Lease bearing date 4th of July, 1832 from George WATSON & James WATSON to Thomas BYRNE, for lives of Patrick QUIRK, Patrick GLEESON and James GLEESON, all in being, or 31 years from the 1st day of May, 1833.
Thomas FITZGERALD Lease dated the 13th of June, 1857 from James WATSON to Thomas FITZGERALD, for lives of Thomas FITZGERALD, Prince Albert, and Queen Victoria, or 31 yrs. From the 1st day of May, 1848.
William TUMPANE Tenant from year to year; tenancy determinable on the 1st May in each year.
James WATSON (the owner)  
Lawrence HICKEY Lease bearing date the 13th day of June, 1857, from James WATSON to Lawrence HICKEY, for lives of Lawrence HICKEY, Prince Albert, and Queen Victoria or 31 yrs from 25th day of March 1853.
Martin SULLIVAN Tenant from year to year; tenancy determinable on the 1st May in each year.
John HORAN Tenant from year to year; tenancy determinable on the 1st May in each year.
Cornelius HOGAN Lease dated the 22nd day of March, 1833, from George WATSON and James WATSON to Cornelius HOGAN, for the lives of Cornelius HOGAN, Terence KENNEDY, & Henry MURRAY, all in being or 31 years from 1 May 1843.
Mary O'BRIEN Lease dated 13th day of June 1857, from James WATSON to Mary O'BRIEN, for 31 years from 1st day of May, 1843.
William KELLY Lease dated 13th day of June, 1857, from James WATSON to William KELLY, for lives of William KELLY, Queen Victoria, and Prince Albert, or 31 years from 25th day of March 1838.
John RYAN Tenant from year to year; tenancy determinable on the 1st May in each year.
Lot 2  
Michael HAYES Lease bearing date 13th day of June, 1857, from James WATSON to Ml. HAYES, for lives of Ml. HAYES, Queen Victoria, & Prince Albert, or 31 years from the 1st day of May, 1853.
Lot 3  
James RYAN Lease dated 20th Oct. 1849, from James WATSON & Julia WATSON to James RYAN for lives of George WATSON, since deceased, Mathew HAYES & John RYAN, still in being, or 31 years concurrent.
Peter HOGAN Tenant from year to year; tenancy determinable on the 1st May in each year.
Lot 4  
Martin GRACE Tenant from year to year; tenancy determinable on the 1st May in each year.
Sarah McMAHON Lease dated 1st May, 1836, from James WATSON to William McMAHON, for the lives of Patrick McMAHON, Michael HAYES, and Henry MURRAY, all in being or for 31 years concurrent.
Anne NOLAN Tenant from year to year; tenancy determinable on the 1st May in each year.
John HELY Lease dated the 13th day of May, 1857 from James WATSON to John HELY, for lives of John HELY, Thomas HELY & James HELY, all in being, or 31 years from the 1st Nov. 1847.
Lot 5  
William HEADECH Lease dated 1st July 1830 from George WATSON and James WATSON to James MURRAY, for the lives of James MURRAY, Patrick MURRAY, and John GLEESON, and 26 years concurrent, and 21 years after the death of the survivor of said 3 lives.
Lot 6  
William HEADECH (slate yard) Lease dated 10th May, 1840, from James WATSON to William R. COLLETT, Edward R. GOULDING, and James MORGAN, for the lives of Queen Victoria, Prince Albert, and Henry LEE, all in being, or 31 years from 1st May, 1840.
James HELY (house) Lease dated 13th day of June, 1857, from James WATSON to John HELY, for lives of John HELY, Thomas HELY, and James HELY, or 31 years from the 1st day of May, 1847.
John QUIN Tenant from year to year; tenancy determinable on the 1st May in each year.
Mary BOURKE Lease dated 17th June, 1841, from James WATSON to Patrick BOURKE, for the lives of John BOURKE, Walter DURACK, and Denis QUIN, all in being, or 31 years from 1st Nov. 1847.
William HEADECH Lease dated 26th Dec. 1840 from James WATSON to Richard PURDAY, for 99 years from 1st Nov. 1840.
Rody HOGAN Lease bearing date the 24th of June, 1842, from James WATSON to Daniel McMAHON, for lives of Walter DURACK, James DOYLE, and Daniel HICKEY, all in being, or 31 years from the 1st day of Nov. 1842.
John DUCEY Tenant from year to year; tenancy determinable on the 1st May in each year.
James DUNNE Lease dated 22 June 1846 from James WATSON to James DUNNE, for lives of Walter DURACK, Daniel HICKEY & James DOYLE, all in being, or 31 years from 1st Nov. 1846.
Thomas LEWIS Tenant from year to year; tenancy determinable on the 1st May in each year.
Catherine HOGAN same
John HALL Lease dated 6th May, 1850 from James WATSON to John HALL, for 31 years from 1st May, 1850.
James MAGRATH Lease bearing date 1st May, 1853, from James WATSON to James MAGRATH, for lives of John MAGRATH, James MAGRATH, and Denis MAGRATH, all in being, or 31 years from the 1st day of May, 1853.
Michael CONROY Tenant from year to year; tenancy determinable on the 1st May in each year.
Michael LYONS same
John COMMONS same
Owner's hands  
Martin SULLIVAN same
Demesne in Owner's possession same
Margaret RENEHEN same
William HEADECH Lease bearing date the 12th day of May, 1857, from James WATSON to William HEADECH, for lives of Malachy HOGAN, William HOGAN, and Mathew HOGAN, all in being, or 31 years from the 1st of May, 1846.
James O'GRADY Tenant from year to year; tenancy determinable on the 1st May in each year.
Morgan O'BRIEN same
Eliza MULREADY same

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