Kiltroge or Kiltrouge

Cill Tróg

Claregalway Parish 750 Years, 1999

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

Google Maps, Kiltroge (Claregalway)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Description

Kiltroge got its name from St. Tróg who had a church there, only the bare remains of which survive to this day. A lisheen (cillín, child’s burial ground) is also close by. Kiltroge Castle, which is still in good order, lies in Lackagh parish.

Name(s): Kiltroge / Kiltrouge townlands.ie/Kiltroge

Gaeilge: Cill Tróg logainm.ie/Kiltroge

Meaning(s): Tróg’s Church

Description: The land is good and suitable for all kinds of farming. 

Situated: Similar to Cloghaun, the Kiltrogue townland is also a strange division. The townland is split into land that is in the Claregalway parish and the remainder is in Lackagh. Of the land in Claregalway, the area is in two parts, both of which are fully surrounded by the Lackagh part of Kiltrogue.d.

Sub-dominations: Tonn na Cnoic

Boundaries-townland(s): Cahernashilleeny and Kiltroge (Lackagh).

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

Barony: Clare – Connacht Baronies

District Electoral Division (DED): LackaghbegMap 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)

Search Down Survey Landowners/Kiltroge (Townlands Kiltroge, Claregalway and Kiltroge, Lackagh together)

 

O’Donovan’s field names book 1838 

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Families

: (Pre 1911)  

Currane, Duffy, Egan, Greaney, Kelly, Kenny, Kyne, Moylan, O’Dea and Ryan

 

Landlord(s)

Lord Bishop of Cashel (Right Rev. Robert Daly, D.D.)

 

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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 (Kiltroge) townlands Kiltroge, Claregalway and Kiltroge, Lackagh together
  • 1911 (Kiltroge) townlands Kiltroge, Claregalway and Kiltroge, Lackagh together

 

 

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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.

archaeology.ie/historicenvironment/

 

 

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This page was added on 07/03/2017.

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