Heany, Patrick and Family



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.


Patrick Heany’s description of his tenement was that of a house with land of 1 acres, 1 rood and 23 perches and the monetary value was 13 shillings.  The building value was 8 shillings. There was also additional pieces of land in a different locations of 3 acres, 1 roods and 8 perches with a value of £1 and 10 shillings and 4 acres and 8 perches with a value of 7 shillings. This gave a total to Patrick’s tenement value of £2 18 shillings.

Immediate Lessor

James Galbraith was the landlord and owned Patrick’s tenement.

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Census 1901 and 1911

There are no Heany’s living in the townland of Cregboy durning both census

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More to Follow!

Location(s) of possible Heany/Heaney family or descendants in the Parish of Claregalway




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 17/05/2016.

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