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Land owners in Co. Sligo, 1870s

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Re: Co. Sligo Landowners

Posted: 1363773593000
Classification: Query
Surnames: Moffett
Hi Nadine
John Moffett of Tonafortes in 1870 would have been son of John Moffett (1784-1859) and Mary Anne Armstrong (-1887). John Moffett snr leased this land to the Cogan brothers and there was some dispute over rent not paid. I suspect John Moffett Jnr inherited this land.
My information, although not concrete, is that John Moffett Jnr was an 'agricultural specialist' who emigrated to Australia and died a bachelor in Bymount, Queensland.
I'm not sure whether he had children.
Kind regards,
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