Gore-Booth family of Lissadell, Co. Sligo, Salford and Manchester

Lissadell Papers

Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI)

Papers of the Gore-Booth Family of Lissadell, Co. Sligo, Salford and Manchester, c.1628/c.1993. The Gore-Booths descend from a late Elizabethan soldier of fortune, Sir Paul Gore, who was granted substantial estates in the north-west and was created a baronet in 1622. In 1789, Sir Booth Gore, 2nd Bt, inherited estates in Salford and Manchester which had previously been the property of cousins, and ...