Clare Journal Jan 2 1851
At Liscannor, in this county, on the 21st ult., aged 95, Mr. Michael

Clare Journal
Ennis, Co. Clare, Ireland
Jan 13 1851

Clare Assizes

David Joint, John Geogan, Margaret Geogan and Martin Joint were indicted for
an assault and rescue of cattle seized for rent by Mr.Kerin, agent. Not
guilty - it having been proved by a policeman who was present that the
seizure was made before sunrise

[Transcriber Note: Tithe law provided that private property could be taken
if a person defaulted. It also provided that personal property in the form
of livestock could be seized only between sunrise and sunset, and that
animals behind locked doors could not be taken.]

Clare Journal Jan 23 1851
At Granahan, in this county, on the 15th inst., aged 86 years, Mrs.
Fitzgerald, widow of the late Augustine Fitzgerald, Esq., of Ennistymon

Submitted by Declan Barron


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