Cill Rois
genitive: Chill Rois
(Irish)
Kilrush
(English)

Glossary

English church
ros
English (wooded) height; wood; promontory

Centrepoint

53.0805, -6.87447 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

800c
o Chill roiss
FOeng. Leathanach: 240.9
1100c
i Cill Roiss
CGSH Leathanach: 670.53
1125c
i Cill Roiss
CGH Leathanach: 316a 20-3
1160c
i Cill Roiss
LL Imleabhar: VI, Líne: 40517-8
1160c
i Cill Roiss
LL Imleabhar: VI, Leathanach: 48571
1400c
i Cill Roiss
UM Leathanach: IIrb68
1518
Kilrush
Kildare Rent. Leathanach: 233,235,239
1518
Kilrushe
Kildare Rent. Leathanach: 258
1518
Kilrush
Kildare Rent. Leathanach: 278,288
1540-1541
Kylrusshe
Crown Surv. Leathanach: 19,20,157
1600c
Cill Ruis
Top. fr. Fransican Library Imleabhar: I, Leathanach: 74
1629-44
oppidoram de Ballysonan et Kilruish
Cillsheanchas Chill Dara Leathanach: 2.30
1629-44
ecclesia de Kilruish
Cillsheanchas Chill Dara Leathanach: 2.31
1642
a ccath Cillruis
Éigse Imleabhar: 2, Leathanach: 132
1642
air Cill Ruis
Éigse Imleabhar: 2, Leathanach: 132
1650c
i cCill Rois
LGen. Leathanach: DF 753.24
1731
Kilrush parish
Comerford Leathanach: I 262
1807
Kilrush
Stat. Surv. (CD) Leathanach: xiv
1807
Kilrush
Stat. Surv. (CD) Leathanach: xv
1807
Kilrush
Stat. Surv. (CD) Leathanach: 218
1836
Kilrush
BS:AL Leathanach: 1,58
1836
Kilrush
Tombstone:AL Leathanach: 1,58
1836
Kilrush
School register:AL Leathanach: 1,58
1836
Kilrush
Surveyor (Conlan):AL (CD) Leathanach: 1,58
1836
Kilrush
Inhabs.:AL Leathanach: 1,58
1836
Kilrush
HCER 1826:AL Leathanach: 1,58
1836
Killrushe
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: 1,58
1836
Killruishe
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: 1,58
1836
Killrushe
Inq. C II:AL Leathanach: 1,58
1836
Cill ruis, 'church of the wood'
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,58
1836
Killrushe
DS:AL Leathanach: 1,58
1836
Kilrush
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,58
1837
Kilrush
Top. Dict. Imleabhar: II, Leathanach: 206
2011
Ceall Rois
FSÁG Imleabhar: 4, Leathanach: 44,45

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