Geography

Cloonkeenmore North

 

Name (as per O.S.I. Map):  

Cloonkeenmore North

Ainm/Ainmneacha as Gaeilge (John O’Donavan’s Townland Index 1862):

Meaning of the Name: 

Ainm as Gaeilge:                                          Meaning in English:

Cluain Caoin Thuaidh                                     Beautiful lawn (O’Donovan)

                                                                        Peaceful Meadow                                          

Meaning of Townland Name in The Athenry Journal-Vol. 1, No. 3, P. 27/30.1995

Cloonkeen North – Cluain Chaoin Thuaigh

Description (John O’Donavan’s Townland index 1862):

It is the property of Mr. Daly, two-thirds of this townland is bog, the remainder under tillage. A road passes through its centre from east to west and near its north angle is a triangulation station.

Situation (John O’Donavan’s Townland index 1862):

It is situated 5 miles south-east of Monivea, bounded on the north by Clough, west by Cloonkeenbeg, south by Cloonkeenmore South and east by the parish of Killimor.

1821 Census Data of the area including

Tithe Applotment Book Data (18   ):

1839 O.S.I. Map

Acreage (Richard Griffiths Valuation 1847-1864):

470 Acres; 3 Roods; 4 Square Perches

Valuation: £ s d

Propietor of the Townland:

1852 Griffiths Valuation Data:

O.S.I. Map (19   ) Showing Archaeological Sites:

1901 Census Data:

1911 Census Data:

1924-Names on Voters Lists for national Elections (Galway Co. Co.)

2005 Google Map

Villages within the Townland

Famous People of the Townland

2011 Census Population Data (D.E.D._______________________ )

Names of Children from National School Register