Baile Pholaird
genitive: Bhaile Pholaird
non-validated name
(Irish)
Pollardstown
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead

Centrepoint

53.1777, -6.84943 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1518
Pollardiston
Kildare Rent. Leathanach: 277
1518
Pollardeston
Kildare Rent. Leathanach: 288
1540-1541
Pollarston
Crown Surv. Leathanach: 150
1590
go Baile Phollaird
"as sin [.i. Dún Uabhair] dam go Baile Phollaird ... d'ionnsuighi mic ... na lanaman maithi sin [.i. Séamas Mac Gearailt & a bhean] .i. Uilliam a ainm. A bhen .i. Elinóra inghean tSheoin mhic Ualrónta."
RIA Uimhir: 3 C 19, Leathanach: 116r
1590
a mBaili Phollaird
"... a mBaili Phollaird a ttigh Uilliam mhic Semuis mhic Uilliam oig mhic Tomais mic Gerailt & Elinora inghen tSeoin mhic Uaiteir mhic Valronta fa bainceile don Uilliam sin."
RIA Uimhir: 3 C 19, Leathanach: 234v
1629-44
ecclesia de Ballypollard
Cillsheanchas Chill Dara Leathanach: 2.31
1731
Pollardstown parish
Comerford Leathanach: I 266
1752
Pollards Town
Noble & Keenan Co. Map
1807
Pollardstown
Stat. Surv. (CD) Leathanach: 206
1837
Pollardstown
Tombstone Kildan:AL Leathanach: 1,24
1837
Pollardstown
james
Hannon, J.:AL Leathanach: 1,24
1837
Pollarstown
thomas
Caffery, T.:AL Leathanach: 1,24
1837
Polarstown
Kelly:AL Leathanach: 1,24
1837
Pallardstown
timothy
Kavanagh, T.:AL Leathanach: 1,24
1837
Pollardstown
john
Fullam, J.:AL Leathanach: 1,24
1837
Pollardstn
[Map]
Stat. Survey (CD):AL Leathanach: 1,24
1837
Pollardston
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: 1,24
1837
Pollardstowne
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: 1,24
1837
Pollard, a family name
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,24
1837
Pollardstown
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,24
1837
Pollardstown
Top. Dict. Imleabhar: II, Leathanach: 175
1837
Pollardstown
Top. Dict. Imleabhar: II, Leathanach: 461

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