BROWSE
townland
Maigh Fiachaire
genitive: Mhaigh Fiachaire
non-validated name
(Irish)
Moyfeagher
(English)

Glossary

maigh, magh
English plain

Centrepoint

53.5236, -6.90689latitude, longitude
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Historical references

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Níor aimsíodh an logainm sna foinsí seo: ASE, Hib. Del., LSO (Mí), Stat. Surv. (Mí)
Nóta
1425
Moyfeighyn
in bar' de Luyn'...
RPat. Cl. Leathanach: 236
1425
Moyfeighyn
Patent Roll 3 Henry VI <br> COMMISSION―by mainprize of Richard Nugent, baron of Delvin, and John Broun of co. Meath―to William Nugent of custody of all messuages, lands [etc.] in Portlester, Parketoun, Moyfeighyn, Clonaghir, Everestoun, Balcrossan, Ardlondestoun, Corbally, Shanghey, Balmage, Rathcarmoyk, Clonamery, Baskyn, Rathenan, Wotton' near Rathenan, Culronan, Bodenhamestoun and Kerranestoun, in the barony of Lune within co. Meath, (Cal. ICR (chancery.tcd.ie))
Cal. ICR
1439
Moyfeghyn
Close Roll 20 Henry VI <br> [1] First a tally of 56s 8d… from the custody of all lands, rents and services in Portlester, Parketon, Moyfeghyn, Cloneghir, Yvoreston, Balycrosson, Arlondeston, Corbaly, Shanegehy, Balymagy, Rathcormyk, Clonam[er]y, Baskyn, Rathenan, Coulronan, Wotton near Rathenan, Bodenhameston and Keraneston, in the barony of Luyn, for William s. of William Nugent kt, farmer. [2] And another tally of 33s 4d [levied] in the same term from the custody of two thirds of the manors of Belgard and Four, for John Darcy esq., farmer. [3] And another of 10s [levied] in the same term of custody of two thirds of the manor of Molagh', for Barnaby Nangle, baron of Navan, farmer. (Cal. ICR (chancery.tcd.ie))
Cal. ICR
1540-1
Moyfeagher
(Sir Thomas Lutterell)
Ir. Mon. Poss. Leathanach: 114
1540c
Moyfeaghir
Barone of Lune … The manor of Portlester … <br> Portlester …Moyfeaghir, Parketon … Crossanston … Culronan … Iuriston … Shanghcoy … Mych Wodd … Kylloghonagane … Rathynan … Woddtown … Corbally … Rathcormik … Clowneffey … Baskene … Crown Survey 295-6
Crown Surv.
1551
Moyseagher
CPCR
1580-1
Moifeagher
1580-1 Lease … to Gerald Aylmer, son of Rich. Aylmer, late of Lyons ; of lands … lands in Killezonogan alias Killeconogan, the rectory of Killezonogan alias Killeconogan, with the tithes extending to Killezonogan, Keraneston, Clongreny, Clonkeuan, Keilenalier, Colronan, Kilbarghe, Crossainston, Mouchewood, Dorhous, Ballyner, Glaughmorry, Moifeagher, Parketowne, Portlester, Balrobin, and Partan, co. Meath. (Recites a lease from the prior of S. John of Jerusalem in Ireland, in 1535, to John, lord Trymletteston and Tho. Luttrell, knt, of the parsonages of Killeconogan alias Killezonogan, and Rathmolean, for 30 years ; and a lease in reversion in 1539 to said F 3680
F Leathanach: 3680
1615
Moifeagher
CPR Leathanach: 282b
1654-5
Moyfiagher
CS V Leathanach: 199
1657
Moyfeagher
DS
1660c
Moyfeagher
BSD (Mí) Leathanach: 170
1677
Moyfragher alias Moyfera
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 7. Car 2.
1708
Moyferagh als. Moyfreigher als. Moyfera
13. THOMAS BLIGH of Rathmore, esq., 9th June 1703…The manor, castle, town, and lands of Portlester, 371 a…in Woodstowne west, 57 a…Rathkena, 191 a…Rathcormack, 365 a…Danco alias Sanco alias Shanco, 201 a…Corballis, 379 a…Crossanstowne, 298a…Parkstowne, 225 a… Moyferagh alias Moyfreigher als Moyfera, 200 a…Muchwood, 252 a…Ballynarr als. Ballyver, 452 a. ; bar. Lune, co. Meath—the estate of the late King James. Forf. Est. 356
Forf. Est.
1717
Mayfeagher
CGn. Imleabhar: 19, Leathanach: 139, Uimhir: 9841
1812
Moyfeagher
Larkin (Mí)
1836
Moyfragher
DS Ref.:AL Leathanach: Mí056,18
1836
Moyfaragh
DS Map:AL Leathanach: Mí056,18
1836
Moyfeaghu
Inq. J II:AL Leathanach: Mí056,18
1836
Moyfegher
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: Mí056,18
1836
Moyfeagher
BS:AL Leathanach: Mí056,18
1836
Moyfeigher
Rector:AL Leathanach: Mí056,18
1836
Mofeagher
Co. Docket:AL Leathanach: Mí056,18
1836
Moyfeghra
Rent Roll (Lord Darnley):AL Leathanach: Mí056,18
1836
Magh Fiachra, 'Fiachra's plain,' 'Campus Fiachri'
OD:AL Leathanach: Mí056,18
1836
Maigh fiachra
pl:AL Leathanach: Mí056,18
1836
Moyfeagher
OD:AL Leathanach: Mí056,18
1836
Moyfeagher
HCSV:AL Leathanach: Mí056,18
1937-38
Moyfeigher
BNS Imleabhar: 695, Leathanach: 212

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