Information about Teeranea

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
Teeranea
Irish Form of Name:
Tír an fhiaigh
Translation:
land of the deer
Civil Parish:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Teeranea
Tír an fhiaigh
Tieronee By. Surveyors sketch Map
Tyraney Co. Cess Collector
Teeraneevin County Map
Theerannia, or the tract of the deer Local
Teeranee Mearsman
Tieranea Rev. Michael Heraty, P.P. [also spelled Heraghty]
Tieranee Tithe Ledger
Description:
Proprietor Sir Valentine Blake, Esq., Minlow near Galway. Held under - by Dominick Blake, Esq., Dublin. Agent Mr. Thomas Joyce, Raigh-na-bon-reen, near Tuam. All sublet to tenants for £42. 0. 0d. yearly. Soil all mountain part steep and part gradual slope, the steep heathy and pasturable, the sloping part some arable and part mixed and pasture and bog. Co. Cess 11¼d. per acre for 45 acres. The village of Teeranee compact. Lough of Ballydoolough. Crops of oats and potatoes not good.
Situation:
In the South side of the parish. Bounded on the North by the t.l.of Cloghbrack Upper; West by Crinlin East: South by the Ph. of Cong: and on the East by Ballydoolough. In the Barony of Ross and County of Galway.

Information From Griffith's Valution

Area in Acres, Roods and Perches:
A.R.P.
540 0 38
Land value at the time in pounds, shillings and pence:
£.s.d.
35 5 0
Building value at the time in pounds, shillings and pence:
£.s.d.
0 0 0
Total value at the time in pounds, shillings and pence:
£.s.d.
35 5 0
Heads of housholds living in the townland at this time:

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
Townland:
Teeranea is a townland.
Other placesnames in this townland:
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Information From Maps

Original OS map of this area.
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Ireland was first mapped in the 1840s. These original maps are available online.
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Teeranea
Original OS maps at the Ordnance Survey of Ireland website.
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Below is a link to the Ordnance Survey of Ireland website. It displays the original OS map that was created in the 1840s.
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Teeranea
Information from the Down Survey Website.
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The down survey website will tell you who owned this townland in 1641 (pre Cromwell) and in 1671 (post Cromwell).
Down Survey Website
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Information from Google Maps.
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Information from the National Monuments Service.
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Archaeological map from the National Monuments Service

Neighbouring Townlands

List of townlands that share a border with this townland:
This is a list of townlands that share a border with this townland.

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 http://www.rootsireland.ie. 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.)
Teeranea is in the civil parish of Ross Parish.
Roman Catholic parishes:
This civil parish corresponds with the following Roman Catholic parish or parishes.
  • Clonbur
  • Cong and Neale
Church of Ireland parishes:
This civil parish corresponds with the following Church of Ireland parish.
  • Ross
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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