Holroyd-Smyth Family Papers, 1618-1965.
Family and estate papers of the Holroyd-Smyth family of Ballynatray,Co. Waterford. Estate papers include conveyances, leases, rentals, surveys, maps and labour accounts for their holdings in Waterford, Limerick and Cork. Also contains papers for the Grice family of Co. Limerick and the Moore family of Clonmel, Co. Tipperary. Richard Smyth married Alice Grice, daughter and co-heir of Richard Grice of Ballycullane, Co. Limerick in 1683. The papers of the Moore family came into the collection due to the marriage of Charlotte Mary Smyth to Charles William Moore, 5th Earl Mount Cashell in 1848. Among the family papers is a large collection of correspondence, the majority of which is that of Richard Smyth (1796-1858)of Ballynatray. The family papers also include a substantial collection of legal and financial papers, genealogical material and photographs, as well as marriage and testamentary material.
II.iv.2. Poetry and prose,
c.1830-c.1875.View more information ...
|In Collection:||Holroyd-Smyth Family Papers, 1618-1965|
Includes verse written by the Earl of Mount Cashell; script for a play entitled 'William Tell' with a character list [15pp] and signed by 'Rose Benn, 2 November 1859'; and verse written on the 'wreck in Balbriggan Bay of the Belle Hill bound from Liverpool to Valparaiso, February 26th 1875'. Also includes a list of verse by the Rev. Grice Blakeney Smyth and other undated miscellaneous verse.
c. 19 items, 3 folders.
|Call Number:||MS 49,518/72 (Manuscripts Reading Room)|
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