The Feddyglass Clachan, Taughboyne Parish
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The aim of this page is to show how you can track the people living in a townland (and especially in the main clachan within that townland) through all the different land documents,
starting with the Abercorn Letters in 1769, through the TAB, House Books, GV, GVRBs, then censuses and the Ulster Covenant, right through to the people still living there today.
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Feddyglass "Clachan" "Fadiglass: James Lindsay, Titulado, 10 people, 6 (Scots and English), 4 (Irish)" - Penders Survey, 1659.
Abercorn Letters 1781 Abercorn Map 1789 21 Year Leases 1806 Survey Map 1826 Tithe App Book 1820s House Book 1835 Abercorn Map Griffiths Valuation (1850s) GV Book V (?1861) GV Book IV (1866-1876) GV Book III (c1883-c1897) GV Book II (c1899-c1910) 1901 in GV Property Owner 1911 in GV Property Owner Offices Ulster Covenant 1912 Signees GV Book I (c1911-c1931) Thomas Lowry 1779/81 Alexander Hamilton Andrew Smith Andrew Smith Andw Smith….&…. Andrew Smyth Andrew Smith 1a Andrew Smith HOL 49/1/35 1a Andrew Smyth 1a Andrew Smyth 1a Andrew Smith 1a Andrew Smith Andrew Smith Andrew Smith Andrew Smith Andrew Smith 11 Eliza Smyth 1a Andrew/John Smith Patk Devaney Mary Devenny 1b Alexander Lowry HG 0/0/20 1b Alexander Lowry 1b Alexander Lowry 1b Alexander Lowry/so/David Donnell 1b David Donnell/Andrew Lowry/William Tinney Andrew Lowry Andrew Smith Empty Andrew Smith 1b William Tinney/Andrew Smith/Ruins (1911) 1c Patk McBriarty 1c Patrick McBriarty/so/Samual Tinney Samuel Tinney Andrew Smith No Tinneys 1c Samuel Tinney/Wm Gordings/Samuel Smith Thomas Moor Thomas Moore Thomas Moore John Moore
John Moore(so)J Lecky
John Moore 2AaB Rev John Leckie HOL 54/1/38 2AaB Rev John Leckie 2AaB Rev John Leckie 2AaB Rev John Leckey 2AaB Rev Alex Gourly Lecky Alex G Lecky Alex G Lecky Alex G Lecky Alex G Lecky 15 Rev Alex G Lecky & Mary Lecky 2Aa Rev Alex Gourly Lecky 2Ab Hugh Tinney HG 0/0/20 2Ab Hugh Tinney 2Ab Hugh Tinney 2Ab Hugh Tinney/so/James McGlynn 2Ab Jas McGlynn/Jas Louh/Alexr Arthur Alexander Arthur Alex G Lecky 1 William Arthur & Sarah Arthur 2Ab Alexr Arthur 2Ac Thomas McGinley HG 0/0/20 2Ac Thomas McGinley 2Ac Thomas McGinley 2Ac Thomas McGinley/so/Wm Kinkaid c Wm Kinkaid/Joseph Robb Joseph Robb Alex G Lecky Joseph Robb Alex G Lecky 1 Wm, George & Mary Robb 2Aa James Robb/Jno Hall Joseph Smyth Alex G Lecky 2BC John Smith James Orr James Orr James Orr Isaac Orr Miss Nancy Orr Martha Orr……. &…. 3a Samuel Stewart HOL 59/3/5 3a Saml Stewart/so/Edward Caldwell(1862) 3a Edward Caldwell 3a Edward Caldwell/so/Reps?? 3a Reps Jno Caldwell Thomas Coldwell Thomas Coldwell Thomas Caldwell Thomas Caldwell 14 Eliza Jane Caldwell 3a Thos Caldwell/Reps/Eliza Jane/Edward Caldwell Hugh Divinney…&… Hugh Divenny….&… Isaac Orr……&….. Elizabth Orr 3b Edward Stewart H 0/0/0 3b Edward Stewart 3b Edward Stewart 3b Edward Stewart/so/(Blank) James McAdoo William Gordon William Gordon William Gordon William Gordon William Gordon 3c Edward Coyle HG 0/0/20 3c Edward Coyle 3c Edward Coyle 3c 3d Patrick Kilkenny H 0/0/0 3d Patrick Kilkenny 3d Patrick Kilkenny 3d Patrick Kilkenny/so/(Blank) James…….&…. James…….&…. Robert Lowry Robert Lowry Moses McCrea Moses McCrea Moses McCrea 4ABC Moses McCrea HOL 90/1/0 4ABC Moses McCrea/Moses Crow 4ABC Moses McCrea 4ABC Moses/Reps/Mrs Crow 4A4B4ba Mrs Crow Margaret J Crowe Margaret Crowe Margaret Crowe Margaret Crowe 16 David Crowe, Isabelle, Annie Crowe 4ABCa Mrs Crowe/Mgt/Moses (1919) (1921) Alexr Lowry 1769/71 Alexander Lowry 4Ba Robert Porter H 0/0/0 4Ba Robert Porter 4Ba Robert Porter 4Ba Robert Porter Ba Robt Porter/(Blank) Empty Margaret Crowe Empty Margaret Crowe 4Bb Robert Gillespie H 0/0/0 4Bb Robert Gillespie 4Bb Robert Gillespie 4Bb Robert Gillespie ab/a(Blank) Robt Gillespie/Magt Lynch Margaret Lynch Margaret Crowe No Lynchs 4Ba Margt Lynch/Ruins (1913) Wood Ranger ?Thomas Gordon Gordon the Woodranger James Rodden Thomas Rodden 5 Thomas Rodan HOL 8/0/10 5 Thomas Rodan 5 Thomas Rodan 5 Thomas/RepsMargt Rodan 5 Reps Margt/John Rodan John Rodden John Rodden John Rodden John Rodden 3 No Roddens 5 John Rodan James…….&…. James…….&…. Alexander Lowry Widow Lowry Andrew Lowry George Lowry Andrew Lowry 6a George Lowry HOL 79/3/20 6a George Lowry 6a George Lowry 6a George Lowry/Mrs Crowe 6Aa Mrs Crowe/Margt Jane Crow/James Crowe Empty Margaret Crowe James, Wm. John Crowe 6Aa James/Wm John Crowe (1922) Alexr Lowry 1769/71 Alexander Lowry 6b Robert Leech H 0/0/0 6b George Leech 6b George Leech 6b George Leech 6b John Lafferty/Jas McGhinn/Bella/Margaret Porter Bella McGlynn Margaret Crowe Margaret Porter Margaret Crowe 1 Margaret, Margaret, & Catherine Porter 6Aab? Margaret Porter/(Blank) (1925 ruins) 6c Margaret Martin H 0/0/0 6c Margaret Martin 6c Margaret Martin 6c Margaret Martin 6c Joseph Robb/Jas Harrigan James Harrigan Margaret Crowe James Harrigan James Harrigan 1 No Harrigans 6Acba James Harrigan/Vacant/Ruins (1916) (1926) 6B James Harrigan/Harrigan Marquis of Abercorn Marquis of Abercorn P 42/3/25 Marquis of Abercorn Duke of Abercorn Marquis/so/Duke of Abercorn McCausland & Clark Alexander Finlay Key: Clachan Plots GV Plot Dwellings defo Ex Clachan in GV Notes: 1. There are 16 houses in GV: Smith owns 2, Leckie owns 3, Stewart owns 4, McCrae owns 3, Rodan owns 1, Lowry owns 3. 2. There are 13 houses in 1901: Smith owns 3 (I made 2), Lecky owns 3, Caldwell owns 1, Rodden owns 1, Crowe owns 5. 3. The tenants whose plots met at the clachan in 1781 and 1836 are marked in bold - by the GV, two of these tenants did not live in the clachan. 4. The tenants below the table for 1781 and 1835 are in Tullyrap, which may be part of the clachan.
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