Beitheach Chatha

Roger Harrison / Forum Connemara

Townland:                                Beagha

Civil Parish:                              Moyrus

Barony:                                     Ballynahinch

Church Parish:                         Carna

District Electoral Division:    Skannive

Area:                                         862.34 acres / 862 acres, 1 rood, 14 perches


Baptism and Marriage records for Carna R.C. Parish 1821-1881

1911 Census for Beagha  (no records)

1901 Census for Beagha  (no records)

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


Galway Library for Beagha

Logainm for Beagha

NUI Galway Digital Collections for Beagha

West Connemara men who lost their lives in WWI (Clifden and Connemara Heritage Society)


Griffith’s Valuation (1847-1864) for Beagha

Nicholas Lynch owned 835 acres, 1 rood and 4 perches of land (mountain) in Beagha which had an annual ratable valuation of £5 5s. There were also 12 acres and 22 perches of water in the townland.


1670 Down Survey for Beagha

The Down Survey name for this area was Begagh. The 1641 owners were Rory O’Flaherty and Jeffry Martin, both Catholic and in 1670 the owner was Sir Thomas Meredith, a Protestant. There were 46 plantation acres of unprofitable land, 2 plantation acres of profitable land and 2 plantation acres were forfeited.

This page was added on 10/07/2018.

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