Information about Cloontymweenagh

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
Irish Form of Name:
Cluainte Muimhneach
lawns of Munstermen
Civil Parish:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Cluainte Muimhneach
Cluainte Maoineach
Munster clans
Cloontymweenagh B. S. Sketch
Cloontymeenagh Counsellor Reid
This townland is nearly all under cultivation, it contains some furze and bog, it is bounded on the South by Lough Derg and the road leading from Mount Shannon to Scarriff passes through the centre. There is a Danish Fort about 6 chains north of it.
The South West end of the parish of Innishcaltra, Barony of Tulla and Co. Clare 2¼ miles West of Mount Shannon.

Townland Information

What is a townland?:
A townland is one of the smallest land divisions in Ireland. They range in size from a few acres to thousands of acres. Many are Gaelic in origin, but some came into existence after the Norman invasion of 1169
Cloontymweenagh is a townland.
Other placesnames in this townland:
Some other placenames in or near this townland are...

Population and Census Information

People who lived here:
You can retrieve a list of people who lived in this townland from 1827 to 1911. This list is compiled from the following resources.
  • The Tithe Applotment Books
  • Griffith's Valuation
  • 1901 Census
  • 1911 Census
List of nineteenth century and early twentieth century inhabitants of this townland.
Church records of births, deaths and marriages:
Church records of births, deaths and marriages are available online at To search these records you will need to know the 'church parish' rather than the 'civil parish'. (The civil parish is the pre-reformation parish and was frequently used as a unit of administration in the past.)
Cloontymweenagh is in the civil parish of Iniscaltra.
Roman Catholic parishes:
This civil parish corresponds with the following Roman Catholic parish or parishes.
Church of Ireland parishes:
This civil parish corresponds with the following Church of Ireland parish.
  • Inishcaltra
In general, the civil parish and the Church of Ireland parish are the same, but, this is not always the case.

Other Sources

Information from the Logainm database.
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