civil parish townland
Cill Éignigh
genitive: Chill Éignigh
(Irish)
Killegney
(English)

Glossary

English church

Centrepoint

52.4541, -6.76101 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1287
Kylangy
CDI Imleabhar: III, Leathanach: 210
1306
Kilanegy
CJR Imleabhar: III, Leathanach: 191
1540
Kylleghley
Norfolk
1552
Killegny
F Alt: 1078
1574
Killeighlye
F Alt: 2539
1587
Killegney
F Alt: 5028
1617
Killeagnie
CPR Leathanach: 320
1637
Killangie alias Killegny
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 118 ChI
1654
Killegnie
CS (LG) Imleabhar: IX, Leathanach: 215
1655
Killegny
DS
1659
Killegny (P)
Cen.
1668
Killegny alias Killeginhy
ASE Leathanach: 154
1840
Cill Éignigh 'Eigneach's Church'
OD:AL
1840
Killegney
Murphy et al.:AL (LG)

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