civil parishtownland
Cill Fhaoláin
genitive: Chill Fhaoláin
(Irish)
Killelan
(English)

Glossary

English church

Centrepoint

52.9239, -6.83423latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1179–1275
Ecclesia Gillegenan
leg. Cillegellan
Crede Mihi Leathanach: 149
1179–1275
Ecclesia de Kilgelan
Crede Mihi Leathanach: 145
c. 1225
Kilgilan
Alen's Reg. Leathanach: 52
1297
Kilkelan
CJR Leathanach: I, 181
1302
Killegelan
CJR Leathanach: I, 372
1302-6
Kylgelan
Pap. Tax. Leathanach: 243
1530c
Kilgelan
Rep. Vir. Leathanach: 208
1530c
Kilgelane (alias Killelane)
Rep. Vir. Leathanach: 209
1540
Kyllelane
Ir. Mon. Poss. Leathanach: 124
1540
Kilhelan
Ir. Mon. Poss. Leathanach: 161
1568
Kilhelan, the parish of
F Leathanach: 1216
1635
Killelan
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 44 C I
1660c
Killeagh
BSD (CD) Leathanach: 65
1660c
Killelan
BSD (CD) Leathanach: 65
1660c
Killelan
BSD (RIA)
1752
Killellan
Noble & Keenan Co. Map
1837
Killelan (Parish)
BS:AL Leathanach: 1,30
1837
Killellan
Noble & Keenan Co. Map:AL Leathanach: 1,30
1837
Killelan Parish
Cess Coll.:AL Leathanach: 1,30
1837
Killelan Parish
Cess Coll. Bk.:AL Leathanach: 1,30
1837
Kiltelan
DS:AL Leathanach: 1,30
1837
Killelan
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: 1,30
1837
Cill Fhaeláin, 'St Foilan's church'
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,30
1837
Killelan
dúch dearg:AL Leathanach: 1,30
1837
Killelan Parish. Commonly pronounced Killaylan
LSO (CD) Leathanach: I, 246

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