civil parish townland
Baile Uí Chnáimhín
genitive: Bhaile Uí Chnáimhín
non-validated name
(Irish)
Knavinstown
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead
Ó, Uí

Centrepoint

53.1732, -6.98374 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1629-44
ecclesia de Balleknavin
Cillsheanchas Chill Dara Leathanach: 2.30
1752
Nevinstown
Noble & Keenan Co. Map
1766
Knavenstown
Comerford Leathanach: I 272
1807
Knavenstown
Stat. Surv. (CD) Leathanach: 219
1837
Nevinstown
Map of Kildare 1752:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Knavenstown
Pop. Rep.:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Knavenstown
GJWarrant: AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Knavinstown
Cess Coll. (Dowling):AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Nicholstown?
DS:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Baile Mic Cnáimhín, 'Mac Nevin's town'
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Knavinstown
dúch dearg:AL Leathanach: 1,1

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