Addergoole Civil Parish
|Poor Law Union||Castlebar, Ballina|
|Catholic Parish||Addergoole, (Lahardane)|
ADDERGOOLE, a parish, in the barony of TYRAWLEY, county of MAYO, and province of CONNAUGHT, 5 miles (S. by E.) from Crossmolina; containing 6725 inhabitants. This parish is situated on Lough Conn, by which it is bounded on the north, and on the road from Crossmolina to Castlebar: it contains within its limits the greater portion of the stupendous mountain of Nephin, which rises to a height of 2640 feet above the level of the sea. The land generally is under an improved system of tillage; there are large tracts of bog and mountain, which have been reclaimed to a great extent; and limestone abounds in the parish. Castle Hill is the seat of Major Cormick; Woodpark, beautifully situated on Lough Conn, of J. Anderson, Esq.; and Carrowkeel, of W. Bourke, Esq. A fair is held at Laherdane on the 29th of June, and at Ballagheen on the 24th of June. The parish is in the diocese of Killala; the rectory is partly appropriate to the precentorship, and partly to the vicars choral, of the cathedral of Christchurch, Dublin; the vicarage forms part of the union of Crossmolina. The tithes amount to £250, of which £13. 10. is payable to the precentor, £111. 10. to the vicars choral, and £125 to the vicar. The R. C. parish is co-extensive with that of the Established Church; the chapel is at Laherdane. There are two public schools, in which are about 130 boys and 30 girls; and six hedge schools, in which are about 160 boys and 70 girls. There are some remains of an old abbey at Addergoole, and also at Bofinan; and near Castle Hill are vestiges of an ancient castle.
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|Ballymoyock||Claggarnagh East||Doonbredia||Massbrook South|
|Ballyteige||Claggarnagh West||Doonbredia Mountain||Massbrook Upper|
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Fourteen people from Addergoole boarded the Titanic in 1912; eleven died.
The largest proportionate loss worldwide.
LDS Film Numbers
|Film Title||Film number(s)|
|Tithe Applotment, 1823-38||#256560|
|GV House Books||#2356197|
|GV Field Books||#2357630, 1408736|
|Griffiths Valuation, 1857||#844988|
|Parochial registers of RC parish, Lahardane, baptisms 1840-1880, marriages 1840-1878||#1279205|
|Parish registers of Crossmolina Parish, Church of Ireland, baptisms 1768-1817, marriages 1768-1815, burials 1758-1821||#897365|
|1901 Ireland Census, Crossmolina South D.E.D. 17/1-2||#846220|
|1901 Ireland Census, Deel D.E.D. 18/1||#846221|
|1901 Ireland Census, Addergoole D.E.D. 70/1-26. Ballynagoraher D.E.D. 71/1-15.||#846235|
|1901 Ireland Census, Glenhest D.E.D. 146/1-12, 2-12||#846259|
|1911 Ireland Census, Crossmolina South D.E.D. 17/1-2 Townlands: Caffoley, Castlehill.||#2193067|
|1911 Ireland Census, Deel D.E.D. 18/1 Townland: Dervin.||#2193067|
|1911 Ireland Census, Addergoole D.E.D. 70/1-23 Townlands: Aghaloonteen, Ballyduffy, Ballymacredmond, Ballymoyock, Carrickbarrett, Carrowkeel, Carrowskeheen, Cartron, Cuilkillew, Cum, Doonbreedia, Doonbreedia Mountain, Glenavenew, Islandmore, Knockfarnaght, Knockmaria or Addergoole, Lahardaun, Lecarrow, Massbrook Lower, Massbrook Upper, Tawnagh, Terrybaun.||#2193196|
|1911 Ireland Census, Addergoole D.E.D. 70/24-26 Townlands: Terryduff, Tobernaveen, Tonacrock.||#2193197|
|1911 Ireland Census, Ballynagoraher D.E.D. 71/1-15 Townlands: Ballyknock, Bofeenaun, Boggy (nil), Boghadoon, Boleyglass, Cloghbrack Far, Cloghbrack Near, Cuilmullagh, Curraghmore, Derryfadda, Derrymartin, Doonaroya, Levally, Pollawarla, Prughlish||#2193197|
|1911 Ireland Census, Glenhest D.E.D. 146/1-12 Townlands: Ballyteige, Bracklagh, Claggarnagh, East Claggarnagh West, Cloondaff, Glendorragha, Gortnaheltia, Letterkeeghaun; Bush Island, Course Island, Islandmore, one small island||#2193401|
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|Addergoole Airport, maps, weather|
|Addergoole Graveyard, many pictures|
|Addergoole Titanic Society, of a party of 14 people on Titanic from the parish of Addergoole|
|Griffith's Valuation Index, Addergoole Civil Parish, John Haye's website|
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