Connolly, Daniel and Family

Cregboy

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Griffith’s Valuation

In Griffith’s Valuation, the total area of the townland of Cregboy was 676a (acres), 0r (rood) and 8p (perches) with a land value of £196 (pounds) 6s (shillings) and 0d (pence). Value of Buildings was £26 1s and 0d. Total valuation of £222 6s 0d.

Occupier (1)

Daniel Connolly’s description of his tenement was that of a house with a garden of eight perches and the monetary value was two shillings.  He share the land where the house was, with a Penelope Wade and a Thomas Long. He also had more land in Cregboy in two different locations. One piece was one acre and twenty two perches with a value of 8 shillings.  The second piece of land was three acres 1 rood and 20 perches with the value of one pound, giving a total value for all the land one pound and eighteen shillings.

Immediate Lessor

James Galbraith was the landlord and owned Daniel tenement and land.

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Census 1901 and 1911

There are no Connolly’s living in the townland of Cregboy during both census

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More to Follow!

Location(s) of possible (O)Connolly families or descendants in the Parish of Claregalway

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Questions that can arise…

What measurement in area is a acre(a), rood(r) and perch(p)?

What is the value of of the old English money?

This page was added on 12/05/2016.

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