townland
Baile Mhic Éadaigh
genitive: Bhaile Mhic Éadaigh
validated name
(Irish)
Ballymacady
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead

Centrepoint

52.4668, -8.05296 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

c.1550
baile meic Eda
Sen. Búrc. Leathanach: 159
1585
Ballinacked
CN Leathanach: N 64
1585
Ballymackedy
CN Leathanach: A 37
1588
BallymcKeadie, BallemcKgadee, BallymcKyadee
Inq.(TÁ) Leathanach: I 203
1590
Ballymakyde
Inq.(TÁ) Leathanach: I 190
1591
Ballimackeadee
F Leathanach: 5565
1593
Ballemackede
COD Leathanach: VI 56
1596
Ballymckeady
COD Leathanach: VI 91
1597
Ballimckeadee
COD Leathanach: VI 107
1603
Ballymackedy
COD Leathanach: VI 172
1633
Ballymceadie
Inq.(TÁ) Leathanach: II 156
1654
Ballymckeaddy
CS II Leathanach: 25
1654
BallyMcKeady
CS II Leathanach: 5
1654
Ballymckeady
CS II Leathanach: 6, 24
1657
Ballimc Ady
DS
1659
Ballynekedy, Bally Mc Keady
Cen. Leathanach: 328
c.1660
Ballymc Addy
BSD (TÁ) Leathanach: 97
1665-6
Ballymcbedy
HMR (TÁ) Leathanach: 67
1666
Ballymckeady
ASE Leathanach: 46:22
1666-7
Ballymckeade
HMR (TÁ) Leathanach: 123
c.1670
Ballimackady
BSD (TÁ) Leathanach: 114
1678
Ballymacaddy
ASE Leathanach: 259:29
1758
Ballimochedy
Archiv. Hib. Leathanach: XXXIV 21
1840
Baile mhic eadaigh
('-igh ag deireadh an ainm i bpeannaireacht 'OD')
dúch:AL
1840
Baile mhic iada
('ee' scríte os cionn na litreacha 'ia-' le PL sa bhfocal deiridh)
pl:AL
1840
Ballymacady
BS:AL
1840
'MacKeady's town'
OD:AL
1989
ˌbaləməˈkeːdiː
Áit.
1989
ˌbaliːməˈkeːdiː
Áit.

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