Place of migration:
Stayed in Ireland

Thomas Barrett of Meelick was the son of Stephen Barrett Esq. and Celia O'Beirne in Meelick House, Kilmore, Co. Roscommon. His father was a strong farmer, cess collector, and barony constable for Co Leitrim, and Thomas inherited the family farm.  

  • He is descended from a long line of substantial graziers in the parish of Killummod, near Croghan, Co Roscommon. 
  • Stiofáin Bairéad (1867-1921) of Conradh na Gaeilge fame was his younger brother.  

In 1932, he died at age 70 with his son Stephen J Barrett of Meelick present at death. He was interred in the Finnor Barrett plot at Killappoge Graveyard, Croghan. 

Additional Information
Date of Birth 1862  
Date of Death 3rd Jan 1932 VIEW SOURCE
Associated Building (s) Finnor House  

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