Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Carpenter, living in Castlerea, Co. Roscommon, in 1749. In the census of Elphin of that year, William Makins is described as a Protestant, though living with three 'Papist' sons and two 'Papist' servants'.(1)


(1) Marie-Louise Legg, ed., The Census of Elphin 1749 (Irish Manuscripts Commission, 2004), 332.