Hierarchy

county

barony

civil parish

population centre

Dumha Éige
genitive: Dhumha Éige
validated name
(Irish)
Dooega
(English)

Centrepoint

53.9142, -10.0244latitude, longitude
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Properties

GGaeltacht
POThere is or was once a post office here

Archival records

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Historical references

1730
Dooaga
CGn. Leathanach: 63.376.44001
1770c
Dooega
CGn. Leathanach: 268.231.169693
1776
Duega
Mackenzie Leathanach: xiv
1777
Dooega
O’Donnel RR Leathanach: 1
1805
Dooaga
O’Donnel RR Leathanach: 2
1811
Duega
Arrowsmith
1815
Dooega
O’Donnel RR Leathanach: 3
1828
Dooega
TAB Leathanach: §19
1830
Dooega
Bald Leathanach: 12
1838
Dooega
CM:AL Leathanach: ME001,51
1838
Duega
Beaufort:AL Leathanach (AL): ME001,51
1838
Dooega or Duega
Dwyer, Rev. J.:AL Leathanach: ME001,51
1838
Dubh éige, 'black surfaced land'
OD:AL Leathanach (AL): ME001,51
1838
Dubh Éige
pl:AL Leathanach: ME001,51
1838
Dooega
OD:AL Leathanach: ME001,51
1838
[Dooega]
"It is all a mountain bog & pasture" [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: ME001,51
1838
Dhueega
BS:AL Leathanach: ME001,51
1838
Dooega
Rent Ledger:AL Leathanach: ME001,51

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