COUNTY CLARE

There were few Dalton records in County Clare and those below have been gathered by DGS member, Mike Dalton of Oregon.  The records appear to be of one Dalton family whose members resided in either Deerpark or Woodpark near Bunratty Castle. Some resided there in the early part of the 20th Century and several are buried in Bunratty Cemetery.  The 85 surnames can be easily browsed.  It is the onus of the user to verify the data.

This page was last updated 1 May 2015


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CONTENTS

BIRTHS

MARRIAGES

DEATHS

GRIFFITHS VALUATION

TITHE APPLOTMENTS

LANDOWNERS

 

BUNRATTY GRAVE INSCRIPTIONS

 

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BIRTHS     Top

Source: IGI submitted by Bernard Dodd and others.

1700: Michael Dalton at Bunratty Castle.

1723: Jane Dalton at Deer Park, Bunratty to Michael Dalton and Alicia Bowerman.

1729: William Dalton at Woodpark House, Bunratty to Michael Dalton and Alicia  Bowerman.

1730: Michael Dalton at Woodpark House, Bunratty to Michael  Dalton and Alicia  Bowerman.

1732: Thomas Dalton at Woodpark House, Bunratty to Michael Dalton and Alicia  Bowerman.

 1734: Edward Dalton at Woodpark House, Bunratty to Michael Dalton and Alicia  Bowerman.

1736: female Dalton at Woodpark House, Bunratty to Michael Dalton and Alicia   Bowerman.

1762: Alicia Dalton at Woodpark House, Bunratty to Michael Dalton and Mary  Anne Fitzgerald.

1762: Michael Dalton at Woodpark House, Bunratty to Michael Dalton and Mary  Anne Fitzgerald. He died on 2 Nov. 1792.

1766: Edward Dalton at Woodpark House, Bunratty to Michael Dalton and Mary  Anne Fitzgerald.

 1768: Jane Stermer Bary Dalton at Woodpark House, Bunratty to Michael Dalton  and Margaret Minchin.

1770: Charles Minchin Dalton at Woodpark House, Bunratty to Michael Dalton  and Margaret Minchin.

1811: Mary Anne Dalton at Ennis Poor Law Union ( locale of Bunratty Parish).

5 June 1833: Michael and Eliza Dalton sponsors of baptism of John Dodd to Thomas Dodd and Anne Cherry at Woodpark, Bunratty.

23 Apr. 1835: Jeremiah and Alice Dalton sponsors of baptism of Michael Dodd to Thomas Dodd amd Anne Cherry at Woodpark, Bunratty.

21 Mar. 1886: Mary Dalton at Deer Park, Lismore RD to mother Mary Dalton.

MARRIAGES     Top

Sources: IGI submitted by Bernard Dodd and others; extract from Civil Registry by Mathews William Dalton - 1864 to 1891 (c) 1896), FHL # 361843.

14 April 1707: Elizabeth Dalton, age 21 of Ballinaderry to Robert Davies, yeoman of Killaloe. Marriage licence issued 12 Apr. 1707 per bondsman George Vallens.

1727: Michael Dalton to Alicia Bowerman at Woodpark House, Bunratty.

1760: Michael Dalton to Elizabeth Leake.

20 Apr. 1761: Michael Dalton of Michael Dalton and Alicia Bowerman of Woodpark, Bunratty to (second wife) Mary Ann Fitzgerald of Castlekeale at Bunratty, Killaloe, Diocese. The bondsman was Rev. John Molony.

1763: Jane Dalton of Deer Park, Bunratty to John Lysaght.

 1790: Edward Dalton to Elizabeth Barry.

1792: Michael Dalton to Elizabeth Leake at Woodpark House, Bunratty.

22 Feb. 1832: Michael Dalton and Patrick McInerny witnesses to marraige of Thomas Dodd and Anne Cherry at Woodpark, Bunratty.

19 Feb. 1870: Mary Dalton, age 30, servant of Thomas Dalton to Michael O'Dea,  age 32 of Michael O'Dea. Both at Clenagh, Ennis RD.

 13 June 1880: Ellen Dalton of Killaoe, Co. Clare of Patrick Dalton, farmer to Patrick Walsh of Ferrybank, Co. Waterford of Edward Walsh at S. Dublin RD.

22 Nov. 1885: Elizabeth Dalton of Patrick Dalton to John Payne, weaver of John Payne at Six Mile Bridge, Kilfinaghta, Ennis RD.

DEATHS     Top

Source: Mathews William Dalton Civil Registry Extract - 1864 to 1891  (c) 1896, FHL # 361843.

24 Mar. 1871: Mary Anne Dalton at Ennis Workhouse, Ennis RD; age  60,  unmarried governess.

20 Nov. 1871: Emilia Dalton at Kilkee, Kilrush RD; age 92, widowed lady.

21 Dec. 1886: Mary Dalton at Ennis Workhouse, Ennis RD; age 81, widow.

GRIFFITHS VALUATION - 1855     Top

P=Parish T= Townland

TENANTS 

Patrick Dalton, P. Kilfinaghta, T. Sixmilebridge, Town of, Cappagh Road, house.

Thomas Dalton, P. Kilfinaghta, T. Sxmilebridge, Town of, The Green, house.

William Dalton, P. Kilrush, T. Carrowncalla South, house and 41 acres.

LESSORS

1. Representatives of Michael Dalton (in chancery),* P. Bunratty, T. Woodpark: lessor of 6 houses and 180 acres to 11 tenants. John Kennedy, an inlaw relative, was leasing the Michael Dalton estate, which included the house valued at 10 pounds and 52 acres.

Another inlaw relative, Mary Cherry, was leasing 3 acres to the same John Kennedy. Total acreage of WoodparkTownland calculated to be 184 acres.

* Michael Dalton deceased and property managed in chancery by a common law court.

Other in chancery lessors may be absentee landlords in bankruptcy.

2. Edward Dalton (in chancery), P. Kilmurry, T. Ballymackeabeg: lessor of 2 houses

 and 62 acres to 5 tenants.

3. Edward Dalton ( in chancery), P. Kilmurry, T. Ballymackeamore: lessor of

 14 houses  and 267 acres to 16 tenants.

 

TITHE APPLOTMENT    Top

Michael Dalton, Esquire, Kilmurry Parish, 1825, Ballymackeymore Townland, 13 acres.

Michael Dalton, Kilfinaghta Parish,, 1824, Cappagh North Townland, coshare of  330 acres with 10 others.

Captain Dalton, Feenagh Parish, 1827, Rossmanaher Townland, 10 acres.

Robert Dalton, Esquire, Feenagh Parish, 1827, Rossmanaher Townland, 7 acres.

Jane Dalton, Kilshanny Parish, 1834, Cabinamore Townland, 65 acres.

Elizabeth Dalton, Bunratty Parish, 1828, Woodpark Townland, 48 acres.

INDEX TO PEROGATIVE WILLS OF IRELAND

1750 - Edward Dalton, Esquire of Deerpark

1793 - Edward Dalton. Esquire of Woodpark

1796 - Michael Dalton, Esquire of Woodpark - will is on April, 2000 DGS webpage.

LANDOWNERS IN COUNTY CLARE - 1876    Top

Mrs. Dalton* of Stephen's Green, Dublin, 280 acres valued at 137 pounds.

* Family roots in County Westmeath.

William Dalton of County Clare, landowner of 66 acres in County Kerry.

CENSUS: Kilfenora Catholic Parish, Ennistimon Poor Law Union in 1866:

 Honora Dalton, wife of Patt Connole.


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