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Kilmastulla Townland

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Location: County Tipperary, Irelandmap
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Kilmastulla Townland has an area of 150.95 hectares / 0.58 square miles / 373 acres, 0 roods, 0 perches. It is bordered by the townlands of Boher, Cappadine, Cappanakeady, Greenhills, Inchadrinagh, Rossfinch and Shanbally.[1] It is shown as Kilmcstully on the Down Survey map.[2]

1710 - from Honorable Wm. Worth of Dublin and son Edward Worth to James Short of Castleroan in the King's Co. gent ... part of townsland of Kilmacstullagh ... 347 acres in Owny and Arra, Parish of Templescally and Killmacstullagh ... fishing weyers (weirs?) in Shannon ... castle, houses, edifices and buildings ... for and during the natural lives of John Short eldest son and William Short second son of the said James Short and Jonathan Short third son ... Lands from James Short to John Short …[3]

1710 - James Short of Kilmcstolley to Jane May spinster re Gurtnapissy in Curaheen, Upper Ormond. Witnesses include Jonathan Short son of James.[4]

1710 - James Short of Kilmacstolley to Robert Pyke of Park and Henry Fletcher of Dunkerrin re lands of Park, Killea Park, Grange, Gortbrack, Caherseraghbegg, the Curragh called Finane in Eliogarty & Ikerrin, Co. Tipperary.[5]

1711 - James Short of Killmastolly and Jane May to Robert Pyke re Gurtnapissy in Curaheen, Upper Ormond. Witnesses Jonathan Short Gent and James Short Yeoman.[6]

1716 - James Short of Kilmuckstollen and John Short son and heir to the said James Short then of Castlerone to Daniel Rogers lands of Garrybreedy, Knockadigeen, Ballyvanrahan and Ballygibbon (also Ballysinode) in Upper Ormond.[7]

1717 - between Thomas Franck of Franckfort, King’s Co and John, William and Jonathan, three of the sons of James Short of Killmastulla, Tipperary – townsland of Castleroan, 317 acres Irish plantation measure lately held by James Short and others aforesaid and John and Jonathan make over two thirds to William Short.[8]

1728 - between John Short and Thomas Short of Grange, Queens Co and James Short of Ballyvanron, Upper Ormond, Tipperary, Gent – lands of Garrybredy, Comonstown, Knockdiggin, Ballygibonates, Ballyvenod and Ballyvanron all in Upper Ormond that had been mortgaged to John Short, Esq. decd – Ballyvanron to James Shortt and heirs for ever, Garrybredy and Comonstown, Knockdiggin, Ballygibon and Ballysenod to James Short and heirs for 100 years. Witnesses included Jonathan Shortt of Killmastullagh. (Is this the first instance of the 'Shortt' spelling of the name?!) [9]

1728 - between John Short of Grange and James Short of Ballyvanron, Upper Ormond on one part and William Short of Castle Rowan on the other – Ballyvanron to William Short and his heirs for ever, nevertheless to be held by James Short and Susanna his wife while they live – signed in the presence of James Short, Roscrea, Innkeeper, witnesses Jonathan and John Short of Killmastulla, aforesaid Gent (BUT no John of Kilmastulla mentioned before!!!). Signatures include Jononth (sic) Shortt Jnr(?).[10]

1730 - Jonathan Short of Cappanakedy, son of James Short, and John Short of Kilmastulla, brother of Jonathan Short, to Darby McKeogh lands of Cappanakedy, part of Kilmastulla (ref to 1710 Wm Worth deed).[11]

1732 - John Short of Kilmastulla and Elizabeth Short (ors Edwards) his wife to Derby McKeogh late of Cappanakedy mansion, houses, outhouses, stables, orchards and lands of Killmastulla for 31 years (but Edward Worth can fish fowl and hunt there). Ref to mills and river. Ref also to Mrs Susanna Short widow of James Short and to marle and turf in Cappanakedy. Witnesses inc Jonathan Short.[12]

1737 - John Short of Castle Roan to Derby McKeogh of Kilmastulla re Moneen, Marrahill and Gurteenevie, being parts of Kilmastulla.[13]

1737 - John Short of Kilmastulla to Arthur Carmody re Cappanakedy (ref to Wm Worth deed 1710 to James Short late of Castleroan deceased).[14]

1750 John Short and James Short both of Kilmastulla, Tipp on one part and Jonathan Short son unto above John on the other – lands in Kilmastulla (Gortenavea and Mooneine) - in presence of Jonathan Short Snr of Cappekedy, Tipp and of James Short son of William Short, Castleroan and of Robert Pyke of Park, Tipp and of John Short of Gurteen, Tipp. Ref to 3/11/1710 deed Wm Worth to James Short late of Castleroan deceased. Witnesses Jonathan Short Snr of Cappenkedy, James Short son of William Short of Castleroan, Robert Pyke of Park. Mention also of John Short of Gurteen.[15]

1750 - John Short, James Short son and heir of said John and Jonathan Short the younger also son of said John all of Boher part of Killmastulla on the one part and William Short of Castleroan on the other re Hon Wm Worth 1710 Deed (see above). Said James Short by deed 19th February 1720 (excluding Cappenkedy) to his said son John Short and Cappenkedy to said son Jonathan., said John, James and Jonathan to William all except Cappenkedy. Witnesses inc Robt Pike of Park and James Short of Castleroan son of William Short.[16]

1752 - John Short of Killmastulla and James Short, eldest son and heir of said John on first part, Thos Smythies elder and Jane Smythies his daughter of Curraghbehy on second and John Short of Pallis (looks more like Pattis but is surely Pallis?) in said county and Thos Smythies younger on third - re marriage between James and Jane Smythies - John and James transfer to John of Pallis part of Kilmastulla. Ref to Grice Mill and Tuck Mill.[17]

1757 - Jonathan Shortt second son of John Shortt of Killmastulla on one part to William Short of Castleroane (but further down has two t’s in surname) on the other - part of lands of Kilmastulla (Gorteenevea and Mooneine). Ref to 1710 Deed Wm Worth to James Short, grandfather of said Jonathan) - 81 acres.[18]

1768 - Jonathan Short, merchant of Nenagh, to Malachy Glisson and Mark Glisson of Gurteenyvie in Co. Tipp. re part of Kilmastulla known as Gurteenyvie and also Keaglass.[19]

1776 - James and Jane Shortt (otherwise Smithes) of Kilmastulla and Susanna Smithes wife to Thomas Smithes of Carrigin. Ref to deed dated 01/03/1756 in which Thomas Smithes assigned to James and Jane Short interest in Currabehy, Fintane and Grange in Eliogarty. James and Jane Short assigned to Susanna Smithes interests in Curraghbehy, Fintane and Grange in Eliogarty.[20]

1780 - John Short of Kilmastulla to Jonathan Short of the town of Tipperary, merchant, rent for lands in Kilmastulla.[21]

1826 - Tithe Applotment Book, Henry Short, Kilmastulla, 134 acres, 0 roods, 2 perches, total value £77 1s 11d, total tithe £9 11s 1 3/4 d, faint note seems to say "last ??? dead / ??? Watson". (Who is this Henry Short? Could he be Henry of Ballinamona, Shortt-375, but he was alive in 1826.)[22]

  1. https://www.townlands.ie/tipperary/owney-and-arra/kilmastulla/birdhill/kilmastulla/.
  2. http://downsurvey.tcd.ie/down-survey-maps.php#bm=Owny+and+Arra&c=Tipperary.
  3. Registry of Deeds 39 52 23932 dated 4/4/1710.
  4. Registry of Deeds 6 271 2122 dated 2nd/3rd/11/1710.
  5. Registry of Deeds 35 437 231249 dated 2nd/5/1710.
  6. Registry of Deeds 7 346 2644 dated 14th/15th/1/1711.
  7. Registry of Deeds 38 30 23151 dated 25th/26th/9/1716.
  8. Registry of Deeds 69 139 47627 dated 21/10/1717.
  9. Registry of Deeds 58 451 40134 dated 19/7/1728.
  10. Registry of Deeds 69 139 47628 dated 26th/27th/07/1728.
  11. Registry of Deeds 64 473 44672 dated 30/8/1730.
  12. Registry of Deeds 72 16 49489 dated 06/05/1732.
  13. Registry of Deeds 87 235 61428 dated 21/6/1737.
  14. Registry of Deeds 88 149 62014 dated 7/10/1737.
  15. Registry of Deeds 149 83 98944 dated 20/10/1750.
  16. Registry of Deeds 144 336 97740 dated 19/12/1750.
  17. Registry of Deeds 223 239 148057 dated 10/02/1752.
  18. Registry of Deeds 184 453 123779 dated 28/02/1757.
  19. Registry of Deeds 307 93 203131 dated 06/06/1768.
  20. Registry of Deeds 309 602 207741 dated 2/4/1776.
  21. Registry of Deeds 331 618 223776 dated 14/05/1780.
  22. http://titheapplotmentbooks.nationalarchives.ie/reels/tab//004625681/004625681_00420.pdf.

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