civil parish
Baile Shacsa
genitive: Bhaile Shacsa
non-validated name
(Irish)
Ballysax
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead

Centrepoint

53.1259, -6.84627 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1440
Ballysaxe
RPat. Cl. Leathanach: 261 b
1518
parochialis de Ballysax
Crown Surv. Leathanach: 19
1518
Rectoria de Balysax
Crown Surv. Leathanach: 20
1518
parochialis de Balysax
Crown Surv. Leathanach: 157
1518
Balysax
Kildare Rent. Leathanach: 233
1518
Ballysax
Kildare Rent. Leathanach: 239
1518
Ballysackes
Kildare Rent. Leathanach: 288
1629-44
ecclesia de Ballysax
Cillsheanchas Chill Dara Leathanach: 2.31
1752
Ballysare
Noble & Keenan Co. Map
1766
Ballysax
Comerford Leathanach: I 273
1778
Ballysax
T&S Leathanach: 136
1807
Ballysax
Stat. Surv. (CD) Leathanach: 206
1807
Ballysax
Stat. Surv. (CD) Leathanach: 218

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