Cloghaun

Clochán

Claregalway Parish 750 History, 1999

Cloghaun Name Stone, 1996
Josette Farrell, Claregalway.info
Cloghaun 6" OS 1840's Map
places.galwaylibrary.ie/maps

Google Maps, Cloghaun, Claregalway

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Description

Cloughaun townland is the smallest townland in the parish. In reality the townland is divided between the parishes of Claregalway and Lackagh. The roads to Liscananaun and Baunmore from Baunmore Cross divide the townland and parishes. There are no traces of any historical monuments in the townland in the present day.

Name(s): Cloghaun townlands.ie/cloghaun

Gaeilge: Clochán logainm.ie/cloghaun

Meaning(s): a stone house; a stony ford

Description: The land here is of mixed quality.

Situated: The townland is divided between the parishes of Claregalway and Lackagh. The roads to Liscananaun and Baunmore from Baunmore Cross divide the townland and parishes.

Sub-dominations: None

Boundaries-townland(s): Waterdale (Claregalway), Carheeny and Cloghaun(Lackagh)

Civil & Church of Ireland ParishClaregalway – Claregalway Civil Parish (John Grenham)

Barony: Clare – Connacht Baronies

District Electoral Division (DED): ClaregalwayMap of Ireland

Poor Law Union (PLU): Galway (Poor Law Valuation) – Poor Law Unions (1851) 

County: Galway – galway.ie

Diocese: The Diocese of Galway, Kilmacduagh and Kilfenora – Galway Rural  

Province: Connacht(Connaught)

 

The Down Survey Map

(1650’s)

Down Survey Landowners/cloghaun

 

O’Donovan’s field names book 1838 

Cloghaun

 

 

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Families

: (Pre 1911)  

Golding, Nolan, Rabbitt

 

Landlord(s)

James Staunton Lambert

 

 

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Records

(Claregalway Parish)

 

Tithe Applotments (c1827)

The names of occupiers and the size of their agricultural holdings, over one acre only, in each townland. To determine the amount that they should pay in tithes to the Church of Ireland. (titheapplotmentbooks.nationalarchives.ie)

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Roman Catholic Parish Registers

 

Griffith Valuation’s

Primary Valuation of Ireland

A survey involving a detailed valuation of every taxable holding of agricultural or built property on the island of Ireland. Completed between 1864-1865 . Date of Publication for Claregalway was 1855. (askaboutireland.ie)

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General Registry of Office (GRO) Records

 

Census of Ireland (1821- 1911)

  • 1821 vs 1831 (General Parish Population Only)
  • 1831 (Summary of Returns for Claregalway Parish Only)
  • 1841 (Summary of Returns for Parish Only)
  • 1851 (Summary of Returns for Townlands Only)
  • 1861 (Summary of Returns for Townlands Only)
  • 1871 (Summary of Returns for Townlands Only)
  • 1881 (Summary of Returns for Townlands Only)
  • 1891 (Summary of Returns for Townlands Only)
  • 1901 (No Families) try… Cloghaun, Liscananaun
  • 1911 (No Families) try…Cloghaun, Liscananaun

 

 

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Research

 

Index and Transcripts of memorials of deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929

by Registry of Deeds, Dublin

familysearch.org/registryofdeeds/search/

 

Archaeological Survey of Ireland (ASI)

The Archaeological Survey of Ireland (ASI) is a unit of the National Monuments Service.

No entries for Cloghaun (Claregalway)

archaeology.ie/historicenvironment/

 

 

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This page was added on 04/03/2017.

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