Cahir, co. Tipperary, Estate Papers

Scope and Content

Family papers, 1776-1980, and Cahir estate papers, including correspondence and papers relating to family history, 1834-1934; correspondence and papers relating to a memorial to Lady Margaret Charteris; Cahir estate correspondence, 1956-1977, and Cahir estate financial reports, 1931-1968.

Administrative / Biographical History

In 1889, Charles Arthur Wynne Finch (1841-1903) of Voelas, Denbighshire, and Cefnamwlch, Caernarfonshire, married Maud Emily (d 1945), daughter of Richard Charteris (1822-1874) and Lady Margaret Butler (d 1915), heiress of Richard Butler, 2nd Earl of Glengall and owner of the Cahir estate in Tipperary, Ireland.


Arranged chronologically into: family papers, and Cahir estate and financial papers.

Conditions Governing Access

No access to papers until 60 years after their creation.


Compiled by Mair James for the HMC/NLW Family and Estates project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Burke's Peerage, Baronetage and Knightage, (London, 1959).

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Caernarfon Record Office, National Library of Wales and the National Register of Archives. The catalogue is available online.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Appraisal Information

All records deposited at Caernarfon Record Office have been retained


Accruals are not expected

Related Material

Further papers relating to the Cahir estate are London Metropolitan Archives, Acc 2636.