civil parish townland
Paróiste Iúir
genitive: Pharóiste Iúir
(Irish)
Saint Iberius'
(English)

Glossary

English yew-tree

Centrepoint

52.2209, -6.38824 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1540-1
1. Tithes of parishes ... Sentevers
Ir. Mon. Poss. Leathanach: 368
1542
2. St. Ewers
F Leathanach: 343
1551c
3. lands of Churchton in St Ivores
F Leathanach: 771
1561
4. parish of St. Hibary
Hore Leathanach: V 170
1571
5. St. Ivory 5a St. Ivories
Forth Bar. Leathanach: 84
1587
6. S. Ivories
F Leathanach: 5115
1605
7. St Ivorie’s
CPR Leathanach: 83
1609
8.  Sentewrs ows. 8a. St Ivorie
CPR Leathanach: 168
1610
9. s[an]c[t]i Ibar’ als. 
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 7
1610
9a. s[an]c[t]i Tivories
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 7
1617
10. p[ar]och’ de St. Ibar’
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 14
1618
11. St Ivar’s
CPR Leathanach: 373
1618
12. St. Ibaries
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 20
1629
13. St. Ibarries
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 43
1659
14. St Iberius
Cen. Leathanach: 537
1660c
15. St. Iberions Parish 
BSD (LG) Leathanach: 87
1667
16. St. Iberitt’s [leg. Iberiss’s]
ASE Leathanach: 82
1690c
17. St Iberritts [leg. Iberiss’s]
Quit Rent (LG) Leathanach: 25
1723
18. St. Iberius
CGn. Leathanach: 41.314.26072
1840
20. St Iberyons
DS Ref.:AL
1840
21. St Ibaries
DS Map:AL
1840
22. St Ivor’s
Local:AL
1840
19. St Iberius
BS:AL
1840
19. St Iberius
GJP (LG):AL
1840
23. ‘The name of this parish is derived from the celebrated St.Ibhar (Ivar) who is said to have preached Christianity in Ireland before the arrival of St. Patrick ... The name of this parish is writtenSt. Iberius’ but it is always pronounced St. Ivor’s
LSO Leathanach: i 302–3

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