Cill Mhic Aodha
genitive: Chill Mhic Aodha
(Irish)
Kilmokea
(English)

Glossary

English church

Centrepoint

52.296, -6.96748 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1288–9
Kylmukr
Hore Imleabhar: II, Leathanach: 213
1300c
Kylmuke
Shelburne Earthworks Imleabhar: 3
1399
the chapel of St. Macethe de Iland
Shelburne Earthworks Imleabhar: 4
1570
Kylmahowe
F Alt: 1527
1617
Kilmohowe
Inq. Lag. Alt: 9 J I
1654
Eilmaka
CS (LG) Leathanach: 181-3
1654
Kilmakea Parish
CS (LG) Leathanach: 181
1655c
Killmakea
DS
1655
Parish of Kilmokea
DS
1660
Killmakea Parish
BSD (LG) Leathanach: 17
1685c
Killmohta
Hib. Del.
1816
Killmakea
Gill (Wexford)
1840
Cill Mochoí
(par.)
OD:AL
1840
Kilmokea Burial ground
Cill Mochaoi
OD:AL
1840
"The name of this parish is supposed to be compounded of Cill, a church and Mac Aodha (Mic Aodha) the name of a Saint, but there is no monument or tradition to such a saint now to be found in this parish"
LSO (LG) Imleabhar: II, Leathanach: 188
1840
Cill Mochaoi
OD:AL
1840
Cill Mochoi 'Mochae's church'
OD:AL
1840
Kilmokea
Rector of Whitechurch:AL (LG)
1840
Received name: Kilmokea Burial ground or the Burial of Hugh's Son.
Rec. Name:AL

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