Foorannagh is in the civil parish of Kilcummin. The civil Parish corresponds with the following Church of Ireland parish of Kilcummin, Galway West. In general, the civil parish and the Church of Ireland parish are the same as is the case in the Kilcummin Oughterard area.
Information from O’Donovan’s Field Name Books
Irish Form of Name: Fuar Eanach
Translation: cold marsh
View all place names in this civil parish.
Other Forms of the Name with the authority source (if provided) in italics.
Foorannagh Boundary Surveyor
Cold Annagh or headland Local
Foorannagh contains 3½ acres all under rough pasture, it was formerly connected as headland to Drimmanakele.
In Lough Corrib, it belongs to the townland of Drimmanakele.
Tithe Applotment Books
No information for Forannagh
No record of any people living in Foorannagh.
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.)
Foorannagh is in the civil parish of Kilcummin.
This civil parish corresponds with the following Roman Catholic parish or parishes.
- Clonbern & Kilkerrin in Galway East.
- Carraroe in Galway West.
- Kilannin in Galway West.
- Kilcummin/Oughterard in Galway West.
- Rosmuc in Galway West.
Church of Ireland parish:
This civil parish corresponds with the following Church of Ireland parish.
- Kilcummin in Galway West.
In general, the civil parish and the Church of Ireland parish are the same, but, this is not always the case.
It is located at 53° 27′ 37″ N, 9° 19′ 31″ W.
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