Murray family of Broughton, Co. Donegal

Murray of Broughton Papers

Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI)

Papers of the Murray family of Broughton, Wigtownshire, and Cally, Gatehouse-of-Fleet, Kircudbright, c. 1625-1918. Receiving a Plantation grant of land in 1610, the Murray family were important landowners in south-west Donegal holding in excess of 40,000 acres by the late 18th century. As such, their papers relate principally to the family estate and to associated issues. The collection comprises ...