civil parish electoral division
Gráine
genitive: Ghráine
non-validated name
(Irish)
Graney
(English)

Centrepoint

52.8957, -6.80022 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

484
cath Graine
CScot. Leathanach: 30
487
battaille of Granie
AClon. Leathanach: 73
489
cath Graine
CScot. Leathanach: 32
1160c
cath Gránne
LL Líne: 23581, Imleabhar: IV
1160c
Cath Granni
LL Imleabhar: v, Líne: 38300
1207
Grane
CDI Leathanach: I, 355
c. 1280
Grane
COD Leathanach: I, 239 & 240
1302-6
Grane
Pap. Tax. Leathanach: 243
1400c
cath Graine
L. Lec. Leathanach: 138
1400c
cath Graine
BB Leathanach: 48a
1412
Grane
CPL Leathanach: VI 395
1459
Grany
CPL Leathanach: XI 394
1482-3
Grayn
CPL Leathanach: XIII. 2.831
1483-4
Grayn
CPL Leathanach: XIII. 1.163
1486
Grane
CPL Leathanach: XIV 126
1490
Grane
CPL Leathanach: XV 290
1503
Grane
CPL Leathanach: XVIII . 275
1512
Grane
CPL Leathanach: XIX 431
1518
Grane
Kildare Rent. Leathanach: 243
1530c
Grane
Rep. Vir. Leathanach: 206
1539
Grayn, the priory of nuns
F Leathanach: 71
1539
Grane, the house of St. Mary of
F Leathanach: 69 Hen
1540
Grayne
Ir. Mon. Poss. Leathanach: 123
1542
Grane, rectory
F Leathanach: 304 Hen
1544
Grane alias Granne, priory
F Leathanach: 407 Hen
1544
Grane, manor of
F Leathanach: 407 Hen
1544
Little Grane alias Granevegg
F Leathanach: 407 Hen
1548
Grane [rectory]
F Leathanach: 162 Ed.
1633c
i gCath Gráine
FFÉ Imleabhar: III, Leathanach: 46
1635
Grany
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 44 C I
1783
Graney par.
Taylor (Cill Dara)
1783
pt. of Graney par.
Taylor (Cill Dara)
1807
Graney
Stat. Surv. (CD) Leathanach: 210
1837
Graney (Psh)
BS:AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Graney
Fishburn, R.:AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Graney
Molloy:AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Graney
Coogan, M.:AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Graney
Auction Advertisements:AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Grany
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Grany
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Graney
Brown, M.:AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Graney
Stat. Survey (CD):AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Graane
Patent of Hen. VIII (Arch.):AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
the rectory of Grany
Inq. H VIII (Archdall):AL Leathanach: 1,2
1837
Graney Parish is an Anglicised form of the Irish word Greannaidhe signifying gravelly or stoney and very probably applied originally to the River Graney
LSO (CD) Leathanach: I, 237
1856
The battle of Graine
ARÉ Imleabhar: I, Leathanach: 151, nóta h
1910
gráine
Onom. Goed. Leathanach: 449a

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