Geography

Glennaloghaun; Glenaloghaun; Glannaloughan

 

Name (as per O.S.I. Map):

Glennaloghaun; Glenaloghaun;   Glannaloughan

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

Gleann na gClochán

Meaning of the Name: 

Ainm as Gaeilge:                                          Meaning in English:

Gleann na gClochán                                       Valley of the stone houses

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

Glenagloghaun – Gleam an Chlochdin-Valley of the mound of stones.

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

It is the property of Mr. French, and it is all under tillage.

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

It is situated 3 and half miles south-southeast of Monivea, bounded on the north and west by Cappamoyle, on the south by Villa Demesne and on the east by Cloonkeenbeg.

1821 Census Data of the area including

Tithe Applotment Book Data (18   ):

1839 O.S.I. Map

Acreage (Richard Griffiths Valuation 1847-1864):

62 Acres; 3 Roods; 11 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

 

Toorkeel

    Name (as per O.S.I. Map): Toorkeel Ainm/Ainmneacha as Gaeilge (John O’Donavan’s Townland Index 1862): Tuar Caol Meaning of the Name:  Ainm as Gaeilge:                         ...