civil parishtownland
Baile na Faiche
genitive: Bhaile na Faiche
(Irish)
Ballynafagh
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead
English green (ainmfhocal/noun)

Hierarchy

county

barony

Explanatory note

Centrepoint

53.3333, -6.7723latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1629-44
ecclesia S. Maria de Ballyna-ffayhy
Cillsheanchas Chill Dara Leathanach: 2.33
1654
Ballinafoe
DS
1731
Ballynafah
Comerford Leathanach: I 263
1752
Ballinaffee
Noble & Keenan Co. Map
1807
Ballinafa
Stat. Surv. (CD) Leathanach: 204
1837
Ballinafagh
BS:AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Ballynafeagh
Bk. Lands, Index to:AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Ballynofae
BSD:AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Ballinafagh
Pop. Rep. 1821:AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Ballinafee
Map of Kildare 1752:AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Ballynegagh; Ballinafeagh
Carlisle Top Dic:AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Ballinafa
Stat. Survey (CD):AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Ballinafah
Local (JOC):AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Baile na faithche, 'town of the green'
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Ballinafah; Ballyfay
pl:AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Ballenefee
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Ballynefaigh
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Ballinafoe
Petty Eng. Map 1682:AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Ballinafagh
Bar. Cons.:AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Ballinafa
TAB Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Ballinafa
Stat. Survey (CD):AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Ballynefagh
[Map]
Stat. Survey (CD):AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Ballinofae
DS:AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Ballynefaigh
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Ballynefagh
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Ballynafagh
dúch dearg:AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Ballynefagh
Top. Dict. Imleabhar: II, Leathanach: 595
1837
Ballinafagh Parish. The common English pronunciation of the name of this Parish is Ballina fá, which would, perhaps, sound in Irish Baile na Feadha i.e Villa Sylvae
LSO (CD) Leathanach: I, 131

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