townland
An Baile Dubh
genitive: an Bhaile Dhuibh
(Irish)
Ballyduff
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead
dubh, dú-, duí-
English black

Centrepoint

52.8374, -6.61347latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1547
Ballyduffy
TCD Leathanach: F 4.25
1549
Ballyduf
F Leathanach: 313
1572
Balliduf
F Leathanach: 2037
1575
Ballyduff
COD Imleabhar: v, 261
1583
Balleduff
F Leathanach: 4163
1608
Balliduffe
Cal. Carew Leathanach: vi, 26
1636
Ballyduffe
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 56 C I
1659
Balliduffe
Cen. Leathanach: 354
1805
Ballyduff
Cahill (La)
1839
Ballyduff
BS:AL Leathanach: Ce 16, 7
1839
Ballyduff
CM:AL Leathanach: Ce 16, 7
1839
Ballyduff
Co. Reg.:AL Leathanach: Ce 16, 7
1839
Ballyduff
Fenton, J., Agent:AL Leathanach: Ce 16, 7
1839
Baile Dubh, Black town
OD:AL Leathanach: Ce 16, 7
1839
Baile Dubh
pl:AL Leathanach: Ce 16, 7
1839
Ballyduff
Sheehy, Rev. T, PP:AL Leathanach: Ce 16, 7
1839
Ballyduff
Stopford, Rev.:AL (DG) Leathanach (AL): Ce 16, 7

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