townland
An Muine Mór
genitive: an Mhuine Mhóir
non-validated name
(Irish)
Moneymore
(English)

Glossary

English great, big
English thicket

Centrepoint

53.7767, -8.72879 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1635
Monemore 2 small qrs
Straff. Inq. ME Leathanach: 8
1661
Monnemore als Monevore 2 qrs.
BSD (ME) Leathanach: 89
1685
Munnimore
Hib. Del.
1710c
Monamore 2 qrs
CRL Leathanach: 2A.3.16, 167b
1800
Minemore 2 qrs
CGn. Imleabhar: 528.493.347509
1805c
Moneymore
Dillon Leaseholders
1830
Monamore
Bald
1833
Moneymore
TAB Leathanach: 73
1838
Moneymore
OC:AL Leathanach: ME018,2
1838
[Moneymore]
"including about 120 acres of bog" [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: ME018,2
1838
Moneymore
[Charles Boyd, Tithe Collector];
TAB Leathanach: ME018,2
1838
Monamore
dúch dearg:AL Leathanach: ME018,2
1838
Moneymore
Rental:AL Leathanach: ME018,2
1838
Moneymore
Common usage:AL Leathanach: ME018,2
1838
Mónaidh mór
pl:AL Leathanach: ME018,2
1838
Monaidh mór, 'great bog'
OD:AL Leathanach: ME018,2
1838
Monemore
Strafford:AL Leathanach: ME018,2

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