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Roger Harrison / Forum Connemara


Townland:                                 Dooneen

Civil Parish:                               Ballynakill

Barony:                                      Ballynahinch

Church Parish:                          Letterfrack

District Electoral Division:     Ballynakill

Area:                                       29.10 acres / 29 acres, 0 roods, 16 perches



Baptism and Marriage records for Letterfrack R.C. Parish 1821-1886

1911 Census for Dooneen (no records)

1901 Census for Dooneen (no records)

Old Pension Census (1841-1851) for Dooneen (no records)


Galway Library for Dooneen

Logainm for Dooneen

NUI Galway Digital Collections for Dooneen

Name Books for Ballynakill


Griffith’s Valuation (1847-1864) for Dooneen

The Griffith’s Valuation (1847-1964) records that Thomas Y. Prior leased 16 Acres, 2 Roods and 23 Perches of land from Robert Graham for which he paid an annual ratable valuation of £8.



1670 Down Survey for Dooneen

The 1670 Down Survey names for this area were Keilemore, Glancarbdemore, Gortnefunshine, Rossynelee, Shanaharaghane. The 1641 owner was Edmund O’Flaharty, a Catholic and the 1670 owner was James Darcy, also a Catholic. There were 2409 plantation acres of unprofitable land, 214 plantation acres of profitable land and 214 plantation acres were forfeited.

This page was added on 17/07/2018.

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