civil parish townland
Maighneán
genitive: Mhaighneán
(Irish)
Mainham
(English)

Centrepoint

53.3229, -6.69155 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1566
Maynan alias Mayne
F Leathanach: 816
1603
Maynan or Mayne or Maynie [rectory]
CPR Leathanach: 11
1629-44
ecclesia Sanctae Mariae de Moynau
Cillsheanchas Chill Dara Leathanach: 2.33
1637
Mayneham & Ikethye, maner
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 65 C I
1637
Mayneham, maner de
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 65 C I
1654
Maynham
CS VIII Leathanach: 206
1654
Waynham, ye Mannour of
CS VIII Leathanach: 149
1659
Maynham
Cen. Leathanach: 406
1667
Maynham
ASE Leathanach: 120
1752
Mainhaim
Noble & Keenan Co. Map
1766
Manham
Comerford Leathanach: I 274
1783
Mainham
Taylor (Cill Dara)
1807
Dunmorhill
Stat. Surv. (CD) Leathanach: 208
1837
Mainham
Co. Map 1752:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Meinham
Caulfield, Rev.:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Mainham
O'Connor, Rev.:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Mainham
Stat. Survey (CD):AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Maineham
DS:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Mainay
"Mainay, given by Adam de Henford to his brother John."
Ware, Sir J.:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Maynan
Inq. H VIII (Archdall):AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Meenham
Local:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
This is a Saints name
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Mainham
dúch dearg:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Mainham
Top. Dict. Imleabhar: II, Leathanach: 326
1837
Mainham Parish The common pronunciation of this name is Meenham
LSO (CD) Leathanach: I, 75

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