civil parishelectoral district
Dún Muire
genitive: Dhún Muire
(Irish)
Dunmurry
(English)

Glossary

dún, dúnaibh
English fort

Centrepoint

53.1908, -6.91606latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1493
Dumore
Ann. Dar. Leathanach: 67
1493
Dunmore
CPL Leathanach: XVI 97
1518
Downmorrye
Kildare Rent. Leathanach: 277
1518
Downemory
Kildare Rent. Leathanach: 288
1518
Donmory
Kildare Rent. Leathanach: 292
1540-1541
Donmory
Crown Surv. Leathanach: 150,160
1590
Go Dún Muiri
"Go Dún Muiri dham. lucht in bhaili sin .i. Eduard Hussae mac Maoilir o Mhaol Ussaoi ... a bhen .i. Maire inghen in Chalbhaidh mic Taidg mic Cathaoir í Conchubhair .i. siúr & cairdes Crist dam fen." [Risteard Ó Conchúir an scríobhaí]
RIA Uimhir: 3 C 19, Leathanach: 116v
1629-44
ecclesia de Dunmurry
Cillsheanchas Chill Dara Leathanach: 2.30
1731
Dunmurry parish
Comerford Leathanach: I 266
1766
Dunmurray
Comerford Leathanach: I 272
1778
Donmurry
T&S Leathanach: 94
1807
Dun-Murry
Stat. Surv. (CD) Leathanach: xli
1807
Dunmurry
Stat. Surv. (CD) Leathanach: 206
1837
Dunmurry
DS:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Dunmurray
GJWarrant: AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Dunmurray
Map of Kildare 1752:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Dunmurray
Carlisle Top Dic:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Dunmurray
Pop. Rep.:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Dunmurray
Cess Coll. (Cosgrave):AL (CD) Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Dunmurry
Stat. Survey (CD):AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Dunmurry
[Map]
Stat. Survey (CD):AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Dunmurry
HCER 1826:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Dunmorye
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Dunmurrie
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Dunmurrye
Inq. C II:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Dun Muireadhaigh, 'Murray's fort'
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,1

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