Corcuit, James and Family


Griffith’s Valuation

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


James Corcuit’s description of his tenement was that of only a house.  There was no land value and the value of the house was 10 shillings, giving a total valuation of 10 shillings.

Immediate Lessor

Martin Tully was the named lessor on the house. He would have been the more common middleman or rent collector as James Galbraith was the actual landlord as he owned Martin’s tenement.

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Census 1901 and 1911

There are no Corcuit/Corkett/Corket living in the townland of Cregboy durning both census

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More to Follow!

Location(s) of possible Corcuit/Corkett/Corket family or descendants in the Parish of Claregalway

Cahergowan in the placename of Casuala




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 10/05/2016.

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