civil parish electoral division
Bealach Bhreacáin
genitive: Bhealach Breacáin
(Irish)
Ballybrackan
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead

Centrepoint

53.0937, -7.03442 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1297
Kilbrecan in Ocoule
CJR Leathanach: I, 171
1297
Okoyl
CJR Leathanach: I, 190
1297
Ocoyl
CJR Alt: I, Leathanach: 203
1298
Okoyl
CJR Leathanach: I,202
1302-6
Kylbrekan
Pap. Tax. Leathanach: 248
1518
Ballybrackane alias Fasaghenerle
Kildare Rent. Leathanach: 278
1518
Kylbrekan, villata de
"40 acre terre nuper arabilis que modo iacent vastate et inoccupate pro eo quod sunt super confines patrie Hibernicorum vocatorum le Dempsyes"
Kildare Rent. Leathanach: 151
1540
Kylbrekan
Forf. (N. L.)
1540
Kylbrackan
Crown Surv. Leathanach: 288
1612
Belabreckan
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 8 J I
1621
Beallabreckan
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 40 J I
1621
Belabreckan al’ Fesaghmerly
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 40 J I
1623
Balynebracky
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 18 J I
1625
Beallabracken
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 4 C I
1629-44
ecclesia de Belathbreakaine
Tá an reilig agus fothrach an teampaill i mb. f. Fasaigh, p. Ballybrackan.
Cillsheanchas Chill Dara Leathanach: 2.31
1655
Belaghbrecken Parish
DS Par. (Reeves)
1655
Ballibracane
DS Contae: UF
1660c
Ballybreckan Parish
BSD (CD) Leathanach: 55
1660c
Ballybreckan Parish ... ffassiaghin Earle*
BSD (CD) Leathanach: 55
1660c
Ballybreckan Parish ... ffassiaghin Earle*
BSD (CD) Leathanach: 242
1660c
Ballycannon
BSD (CD) Leathanach: 242
1660c
Belaghbreckan & Harristowne
BSD (CD)
1660c
Pars. Harristowne & Belaghbreckan
BSD (CD)
1660c
Ballaghbrecan P.
BSD (RIA)
1766
Ballybracken
Comerford Leathanach: I 271
1837
Ballybracken Ph
BS:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Ballybracken Ph
Fonstown Glebe
Baggott, Rev. C.:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Ballybracken
Robert
Proprietor (Brown):AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Kilbrackan alias Ballybrackan
HCER 1826:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Belaghbreckan
DS:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Bealach Breacáin, 'St Brecan's road or pass'
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Ballybrackan
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,1

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