CollectionGrehan Estate Collection
Collection DescriptionBL/EP/G are the estate papers generated by the Grehan family of Clonmeen, Banteer Co. Cork. After the sale of Clonmeen estate, the surviving records which form the Grehan Estate Collection today were removed by Mr. Peter A. Grehan to his residence in Co. Kerry after a short period of storage at Inch, Co. Tipperary. It was from Kerry that they were later transferred to the Boole Library, University College Cork in 1983 by Mr. Peter A. Grehan. [UCC Special Collections and Archives]
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Trusts administered by members of the Grehan family: for example, George Grehan administered trust. Includes letters from Sister M Alexia, Sisters of Charity, St Vincent's Convent, St Mary's Road, Cork concerning the mistaken annual payment made since 1885 of 10 guineas under the will of George Grehan to their Magdalen laundry. They have recently had to provide for the Government details of all bequest and legacy's and so discovered the money was actually meant for the Sisters of Charity, Hospitals for Incurables. Mr Roche, the solicitor, confused the two.

Includes letter thanking Stephen Grehan for his generosity in allowing them to keep the money, 19 April 1936.

Includes under the title Baldwin Trust, a file relating to the estate of Mary Anne Baldwin, widow, nee Grehan, of which George Grehan is executor.
Includes probate of her will, 20 October 1879, and details of her assets for the Executor prepared by Roche and Son, 1879-1880.

AccessBy prior appointment
Century18th, 19th, 20th
Repository NameUCC Special Collections & Archives
AddressSpecial Collections & Archives Q-1 Boole Library University College Cork Cork City
EircodeT12 ND89
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