Roger Harrison / Forum Connemara

Townland:                                Maw

Civil Parish:                              Omey

Barony:                                     Ballynahinch

Church Parish:                         Clifden

District Electoral Division:    Sillerna

Area:                                         427.92 acres / 427 acres, 3 roods, 27 perches


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

1911 Census for Maw  (no records)

1901 Census for Maw  (no records)

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


Galway Library for Maw

Logainm for Maw

NUI Galway Digital Collections for Maw

Name Books for the Parish of Omey

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


Griffith’s Valuation (1847-1864) for Maw

The Rev. Anthony Magee owned the land in this area, an area of 423 acres, 3 roods and 37 perches that had an annual ratable valuation of £6 10s. He leased a gate house on 1 acre of lnad to William Colles [sic] for 3s for the land and 5s for the gate house.


1670 Down Survey for Maw

The 1670 Down Survey name for this area was Muckerish. The 1641 owner (pre Cromwell) was the Protestant, Archbishop of Tuam and in 1670 (post Cromwell) the owner was the Catholic James Darcy. There were 150 plantation acres of unprofitable land, 28 plantation acres of profitable land and 28 plantation acres were forfeited.

This page was added on 18/06/2018.

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