townland
Baile an Mhóta Beag
genitive: Bhaile an Mhóta Beag
(Irish)
Ballymoty Beg
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead
beag, big
English small
English moat, earthen embankment

Centrepoint

52.5128, -6.47234 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1603
Ballinmota
CPR Leathanach: 54
1618
Ballenmote (Donell and Donagh McMurtagh)
CPR Leathanach: 361
1618
Ballymote (Dowlin McMorogh Cavanagh)
CPR Leathanach: 366
1618
Ballymote (Morogh McEdd McArte roe O’Morghoe)
CPR Leathanach: 391
1625
Ballymuntie (Stephan Synnott)
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 5
1630
Ballymote ... Murrowes
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 53
1642c
Ballynemote (Edmund Reagh O’Murphy)
Wexford Rebel List 1641 Leathanach: 50
1654
Ballimotybeg
CS (LG) Imleabhar: IX, Leathanach: 71
1654
Ballinmottymore
CS (LG) Imleabhar: IX, Leathanach: 71
1654
Ballinmotybeg (Edw. Synnott)
CS (LG) Imleabhar: IX, Leathanach: 70
1654
Ballinmotymore (Teige Morchoe)
CS (LG) Imleabhar: IX, Leathanach: 70
1654
Ballinvotibeg (cur síos ar theorainn Clondaw etc, theas)
CS (LG) Imleabhar: IX, Leathanach: 58
1654
Ballinvoty
CS (LG) Imleabhar: IX, Leathanach: 70
1654
Ballinvoty beg
CS (LG) Imleabhar: IX, Leathanach: 68
1655
Ballemottebegg
DS
1655
Ballemottebegg
DS (P)
1655
Ballemottemore
DS
1659
Ballinmole
Cen. Leathanach: 551
1660c
Ballemotemore (Teige Murchoe)
BSD (LG) Leathanach: 109
1660c
Ballymotebegg (Edw. Synnott)
BSD (LG) Leathanach: 109
1668
Ballymottbegg, Ballymottmore (Daniel Redman)
ASE Leathanach: 171
1685
Ballimote[]beg & more
Hib. Del.
1792
Ballymoaty
Bruen Est. Map Imleabhar: WCA /p79/4
1816
Ballymoty
Gill (Wexford)
1840
Baile an Mhóta
LSO (LG) Leathanach: 47
1840
Baile an mota beag ‘town of the moat (little) (big)’
OD:AL Leathanach (AL): 9
1840
Ballinmote als Biggarstown
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: 9
1840
Ballymote
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: 9
1840
Ballymoty, Ballymottymore
GJReturn:AL (LG)
1840
Ballymoty, Ballymottymore
TAB:AL
1840
Ballymoty-beg/-more
OD:AL Leathanach (AL): 9
1840
Ballymoty-beg/-more
Par. Cess Applotment:AL (LG) Leathanach: 9
1840
Ballymoty-beg/-more
TAB:AL Leathanach: 9
1840
Ballymoty-beg/-more
GJRet. 1835:AL Leathanach: 9

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