Drummans Glebe

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Drummonds Glebe
Irish grid reference H466315
District Fermanagh District Council
County County Fermanagh
Constituent country Northern Ireland
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town ENNISKILLEN
Postcode district BT92
Dialling code 028 677 51
Police Northern Ireland
Fire Northern Ireland
Ambulance Northern Ireland
European Parliament Northern Ireland
UK Parliament Fermanagh and South Tyrone
NI Assembly Fermanagh and South Tyrone
List of places: UK • Northern Ireland •

Drummans Glebe or Drummonds Glebe is a townland in South-East County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland.

Area 118:0:13

Etymology

  • dromin[?] - Esch. Co. Map, 6, 1609
  • Dromáin "small ridges" - J O'D (OSNB), B133 B67, 1833
  • Drumainn "ridge" - PNP talk, P. McKay/Killyfole DA, 2004

Locally known as Drummonds Glebe

1823 Church of Ireland Census

The following is an extract from a survey of the North-West Division of Clones Parish.

Name Sons Daughters
Doonan, James & Jane 3 3
Doonan, John 0 0
Greydon, John & Jane 7 3


Griffith Valuation 1862

Occupier Lessor Tenement
Edward McCabe Rev. Thomas Hand House, Offices & Land
James Gillespie Rev. Thomas Hand House, Offices & Land
Foster Doonan James Gillespie House
Ester Doonan Rev. Thomas Hand House, Offices & Land
James Wallace Rev. Thomas Hand Herds house, Offices & Land
John Doonan Rev. Thomas Hand House, Offices & Land
Elizabeth Kearns John Doonan House
Nathaniel Doonan Rev. Thomas Hand House, Offices & Land

1901 Census

Head of Family Landholder (if different)
John Doonan
Jane Doonan
Vacant Jane Doonan
James Doonan
Henry Forster

Surnames in 2005

  • Doonan

Drummonds Lane

The present day road serving this area now called Lisrace Road is also locally known as Drummonds Lane which is a reminder that until the mid 1950’s this was not officially a road maintained by the Rural District Council.