Duck Island

Oileán Lachan

Roger Harrison / Forum Connemara

Townland:                                Duck Island

Civil Parish:                              Moyrus

Barony:                                     Ballynahinch

Church Parish:                        Carna

District Electoral Division:   Knockboy

Area:                                         25.83 acres / 25 acres, 3 roods, 12 perches


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

1911 Census for Duck Island (no records)

1901 Census for Duck Island (no records)

Old Pension Census (1841-1851) for Duck Island (No records)


Galway Library for Duck Island (no records)

1670 Down Survey for Duck Island (no records)

Logainm for Duck Island

NUI Galway Digital Collections for Duck Island (no records)

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


Griffith’s Valuation (1847-1864) for Duck Island

The Griffith’s Valuation (1847-1864) shows that the townland of Duck Island was owned by Mary Anne Nolan and she leased a number of tenements on the 8 acres and 3 roods of the Island all were of land. John Mullen paid John Mullin paid 6s, Robert Adley paid 6s, Edward O’Malley paid 3s, Barthw (sic) Cloherty paid 3s, Patrick Conneely paid 5s and Patrick McCormack paid 6s. Michael Mullin paid 1s, Patrick Barrett, Martin Conneely and Thomas Ridge each paid 2s and William Conneely paid 1s.

This page was added on 02/07/2018.

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