civil parish
Cill Bhríde
genitive: Chill Bhríde
(Irish)
Brideschurch
(English)

Glossary

English church

Centrepoint

53.2545, -6.7069 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1302-6
Kylbryde
Pap. Tax. Leathanach: 248
1540
St. Brigid, parish church near Osberston
Ir. Mon. Poss. Leathanach: 92
1569
Kilbryde
F Leathanach: 1268
1583
S. Bride, the parish church of S. near Osberston
F Leathanach: 4175
1584
S. Brides near Osbertestone
F Leathanach: 4435
1603
St. Bride near Osbertstown, rectory of
CPR Leathanach: 9
1604
Temple-bride
'1 libera capell' juxta Clane'
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 1 J I
1609
St. Bridget near Osbertston, church of
CPR Leathanach: 154
1612
St. Bride near Osbertston
CPR Leathanach: 237
1614
St. Bridget's church
CPR Leathanach: 264
1619
St. Bridgett near Osberston, rectory of
CPR Leathanach: 401
1625
Kilbride
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 1 C I
1629-44
ecclesia Templi Sanctae Brigidae
Cillsheanchas Chill Dara Leathanach: 2.33
1654
Brides Church Parish
CS VIII Leathanach: 152
1663
Killbride
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 5 C II
1685
Bridschurch
Hib. Del.
1731
Brideschurch
Comerford Leathanach: I 264
1766
Brideschurch
Comerford Leathanach: I 273
1783
Bridechurch P.
Taylor (Cill Dara)
1807
Bridechurch
Stat. Surv. (CD) Leathanach: 204
1837
Brideschurch
BS:AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Brideschurch
Pop. Rep. 1821:AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Brideschurch
Carlisle Top Dic:AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Bride's Church alias St. Bridgets Church
Bk. Lands, Index to:AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Brideschurch
BSD:AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Bridschurch
Petty Eng. Map 1682:AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Templebridie
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
St Bridget Church
pl:AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Brideschurch
dúch dearg:AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Brideschurch
Bar. Cons.:AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Brideschurch
TAB Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Bridechurch
Stat. Survey (CD):AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Brideschurch
DS:AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Teampull Brighde, 'Bridget's church'
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Brideschurch
Top. Dict. Alt: I, Leathanach: 224
1837
Brideschurch Parish is perhaps an English translation of Cill Bhrighde. There is a faint tradition that in former times St. Bridget was Patronees of the parish
LSO (CD) Leathanach: I, 139

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