Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Maum By. Surveyors Sketch Map
Maum C. C. Collector
Maum Rev. Peter Fitzmorris, P.P.
Proprietors 4 Co heirs: James Morris, Esq., Drinagh, Capt. Thomas Satchwell, Esq., Drinagh, Peter Lawles, Esq., Clifden and Anthony Skerrett, Esq., Galway. No agent. Rent £30 per year. No lease. Soil very rocky with some boggy rough pasture. Co. Cess 20¼d. paid half yearly for each of - acres. Produces middling crops of potatoes and oats among the rocks. Bay of Ardbear N.E. of townland, Manning Bay South of it, Lough Emlagh, Lough Sellegh, 2 villages Maum and Thooreen, Lough Emlagh touches Drinagh and L. Sellegh Balinaboy.
In the North side of the parish bounded on the North by the Atlantic Ocean, West by townlands Drinagh and Derryeighter and South by the Atlantic Ocean and on the East by Ballinaboy. In the Barony of Ballinahinch and Co. of Galway.