Baile Liam (Gaeilge)
meaning of Irish place name:
baile– townland, town, homestead
Slater’s Directory, 1894, p.99
WILLIAMSTOWN, a village in the parish of Templetogher, barony of Ballymoe, co. Galway, head of a petty sessional and dispensary district, in Glennamady union. Protestant and Catholic diocese of Tuam, 5 miles south-west from Ballymoe railway station. Petty session are held weekly. The area comprises 8 acres; the population in 1891 was 133.