townland
Ráth Arlain
genitive: Ráth Arlain
non-validated name
(Irish)
Rathaldron
(English)

Glossary

ráth, ráith
English ring-fort

Centrepoint

53.6703, -6.72152 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1405
Rathalron
Patent Roll 7 Henry IV <br> COMMISSION, by mainprize of John Blakeney of Dublin and Nicholas Savage of co. Meath, to Janico Dartas esq. of custody of 1 messuage and 40 acres of land in Bathalron in the barony of Navan, (Cal. ICR (chancery.tcd.ie))
Cal. ICR
1558-9
Rahalron
Michael Cusak
CPCR
1573-4
Rathalron
(2063.) Pardon to Michael Cusake, of Rathalron, co. Meath, gent.—7 March, xvi F 2369
F
1575
Rathalron
Pardon to ... Edw. Betaghe, of Rathhalron. and Tho. Faye.—1 Sept., xvii. F 2677
F
1576-7
Rathalrone (Michael Cusak, of ...)
(6018.) Surrender by Michael Cusak, of Rathalrone, co. Meath, gent. ; of the lands of Symonston and Corbetston, co. Meath, held under JYo. 2291.— F 2865
F
1576-7
Rathalron
2983 (2555.) Lease…to Michael Cusacke, of Rathalron, gent, : of lands in Simondstone, and Corbettson, co. Meath, possessions of Christopher Ewstace, attainted. To hold for 21 years. Rent £1 1 8s. Sd. Maintaining one English horseman. Provided that he shall not alien to any except they be of English nation both by father and mother, and shall not charge coyne or livery.— F
F
1580-1
Rathalron
F 3686 (3102.) Grant to Mich. Cusacke, of Rathalron, co. Meath, esq. ; of the office of third baron of the Exchequer. To hold during pleasure, with the accustomed fees.—9 March, xxiii.
F
1598
Rathallrone
(Gluais) Navan — Bishop of Meath, Baron of the Novan, Js. Dillon of Moymet, Rob. Rochfort of Kilbrid, Alex. Evers of Rathtain, Rd Bellew of Bellewestown, Jn. Waffer of Gainstown, Js. Warren of Philpottstown, Js. Hill of Allenstown, Jn. Eustace of Lescartan, Rd. Misset of the same, Geo. Cusake of Rathallrone, Chr. Netterville of Black Castle, Descript. Ir. 94
Descr. Ir.
1598
Rahalion (Cusack of ...)
Cusack of Lismollin Cusack of Cufyngston Cusack of Gerardston Cusack of Rahalion [Rathlion] Cusack of Ballunalheu Descr. Ir. 97
Descr. Ir.
1599
Ratharon (Geo. Cusack, of ...)
Conveyance whereby Richard Plunkett, of Rathmore, in the county of Meath ; Geo. Cusack, of Ratharon … Henry Plunckett, of Newton ; James Cusack, of Navan, in the county of Meath, granted and confirmed to Christopher Pluncket, of Killalon ; James Dillon, of Moymet; John Sarsfield, of Turmings; Patrick Cusack, of Rathbran, and William Wesley, of Dengen, the manors, towns, and lands of Kilskirr, Ballicullen, Milton, Ballenavilanaugh, Johnestowne, Robinston, Bolton, Harteston, Newton, of Duleke, in the county of Meath ; the mills of Drueston and Kenles … the wood of Cloncat, in the county of Meath, CPCR (Morrin II) 526-7
CPCR
1601
Rathalron (Michael Cusacke, of ...)
Memorandum of Gerald Wesley, of the Dangan … Michael Cusacke, of Rathalron, granted and conveyed to Gerald Wesley the manor of Dangine, the lands of Laraghcor, Redeston, Courseton, Clondogane, Clonmaghane, Arroteston, Swayneston, Clonymethe, Walterston, Woodtowne, Betagheston, Garreris, Dromlargene, Clarkestone, Marenerstone, and Donakerne, ... Appointment of Marcus Walsh, of Dangen, to deliver seisin and possession. CPCR (Morrin II) 592
CPCR
1614
Rathalron
Recognizance… Patrick Cusack of Rathalron… CPR 278
CPR
1620
Rathaldron (Pat. Cusack de ...)
Gerrald Dillon nup de Balgeeth…. Ballgeeth … Mananston … Mooleston … Haukenston … Ardcath … Golding de Pierston … Boynynston … Kinawde … Symonston … Corbittston … Ric’ Dillon de Prouteston … Rob’ Dillon de Dorranston … Symonston & Corbittston … Pat. Cusack de Rathaldron … Gerrald Dillon obit ....1619, Jac’ Dillon …ejus fil’ & her’. Inq.JI 44
Inq.
1626
Rathalron
Feorg' Cusacke of...
Inq.
1642
Rahaldron
fol. 132v At Knockcumber Rob: Nettervile … James Delahide 4 … Mr Brimingham of Dorramstowne … Tho: Teeling of Tankardstowne … Alson Knock of Lascartan … Martin Nangle of Rathmore … Tho: Nettervile of Blackcastle 22 li. Mah Gogarty of Symonstowne … Patrick ffodegan of the upper Graggs … Patrick Gone of Lower Grags… At Dunnamore …At Proudstowe … At Rahaldron … at Dunmowe ... at Roestowne, Rob: Barnewell Aboute Slane …Symon Porter of Kingstowne 60 li. aboute Kenstowne … Aboute Killmoone … Moorestowne by Slane … Boyardstowne on Rob: Whites Land … Walter Delahides Land of Knockcumber … , John Warren of Churchtowne near the Novan gent … Depositions MS 816, fols 132r-133v
Dep. 1641
1642
Rathaldron
fol. 134r <br> 229 William Robinson of Novan in the County of Meath, parish Clark of the Novan, being duly sworne, deposeth That he Lost and was robbed … Patrick Cusack of farristowne Esquire. Richard ffleming of Garmanstowne gent, Alexander Plunket of Gibstowne gent: ffrancis Wafer of Gianstowne gent. Thomas Nangle Baron of the Novan Esquire and his sonne George Nangle of Ardsallo gent Andrew Dillon of Riverstown gent. John Erward of Randlestowne gent, and <B> his eldest sonne … of Racour gent Thomas Nettervile of Blackcastle gent and his sone Robert Nettervile of Knockcumber gent. James Cusack sonne to Patrick Cusack of Rathaldron Esquire, and Christopher Cusack of Balreske heyre and grandsone to the said Patrick Cusack, the two Dowdalls of Nealstowne gent John Warren of Churchtowne gent, and his Neighbour Mr Evers possessor and heyre of Retaine gent. young fatt Weldon of Rafin gent Depositions MS 816, fols 134r-135v
Dep. 1641
1643
Rahillin (James Cusack sonn to Mr Cusack of ...)
fol. 230r <br> … James Cusack sonn to Mr Cusack of Rahallin in the County of Meath: … Captaine William Drake of Drakes=towne MrCusack of Gerristowne … Sir Richard Barnwell of Crickstown knighte & Barronet … Robert Nangle ofnere the Skreene … Mr Edwards of Randlestowne Captain Brinigham [ ] Mr Betagh of Menalty … John Be tagh of Walterstown John Betagh of Cnoglasse … Tho: Teelen of Mulloghaghe gent. The eldest sonn of the said Oliver Luttrell Tho: Plunkett of Wilkinstonn John Tallen of ffleshistonn: Mr Begg of ffleshistowne, ould <g> Mabb of Mabbsenntry Es gent, Mr Dowdall of Bellumby nere the Navan Esquire … Nicholas White of Clinkell … James ffleemeing of Stackellin Depositions MS 816, fols 230r-231v
Dep. 1641
1654
Rahaldron
Both Mullahards <br> Bounded on the East with … Rahaldron, on the west with… Taffstowne on the North with…Randallstowne & on the South with the Blackwater. CS V 294
CS V
1676
Rathaldron
9. CHRISTOPHER CUSACKE esq—The castle, town, and lands of Rathaldron, 245a…Navinstowne,114 a…Corbettstowne, 59a…bar. Navan. ASE 233
ASE
1677
Rathalron
Jas. [Cusack],Rathalron, co. Meath,esq.<br> Lch.119.
Prerogative Wills
1752
Rathaldron
Sweetman, Amelia, Rathaldron, co. Meath, widow. <br> Prerogrative Wills 446
Prerogative Wills
1836
Rahaldren
Larkin (Mí):AL Leathanach: Mí027,17
1836
Rathaldron
HCSV:AL Leathanach: Mí027,17
1836
Rahaldron
DS:AL Leathanach: Mí027,17
1836
Rathaldron
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: Mí027,17
1836
Rath Aldroin, 'Aldron's rath or earthen fort'
OD:AL Leathanach: Mí027,17
1836
Rathaldron
"Compare indexes: see Dunaldron in the parish of Monaghan." [Nóta OD]
OD:AL Leathanach: Mí027,17
1836
Rath harlún
pl:AL Leathanach: Mí027,17
1841c.
Ráth Arlún (Géag ...)
Géag Ráth Arlún Ollscoil Dhún Éideann (Gallegan MS, innéacs, É. Ó Tuathail in JLAS VII, uimh.3, 4 (anno 1931, 32). 250.
Ollscoil Dhún Éideann

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