civil parish
Baile Mhic Cormaic
genitive: Bhaile Mhic Cormaic
non-validated name
(Irish)
Ballymacormick
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the town of Mac Cormaic; the town of the son of Cormac
    Mac Cormaic — sloinne nó ainm athartha

  • English

    the town of Mac Cormaic; the town of the son of Cormac
    Mac Cormaic — surname or patronymic

Centrepoint

53.6932, -7.81372latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1510
...de Balymeocarmych...
Ann. Ult. Leathanach: 172
1518-41?
Ballymccormoke
Kildare Rent. Leathanach: 273
1566
Ballmacormyk
F Leathanach: 882
1576
Ballinacormycke
F Leathanach: 2806
1587
Ballym’Carmicke
F Leathanach: 5062
1587
Ballym’carmicke
F Leathanach: 5107
1603
Ballimckarmick (Rosse O’ Farroll)
CPR Leathanach: 75a
1604
Ballimacormick (Rosse O’ Ferrall)
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 2 Jac.1
1605
Ballimckarmick
CPR Leathanach: 204, Nóta: (Erck)
1613
the rectories of...Rallymccormick...
CPR Leathanach: 244b
1621
the church of Ballymccormicke
CPR Leathanach: 537b
1655
Ballimackarmath Parrish
DS
1659
Bally McCormick
Cen. Leathanach: 454
1669
Ballymaccormuck [parish]
ASE Leathanach: 216
1714
B. Macormack
Moll Map
1836
Ballimacormick
Inq. J I:AL
1836
Ballymacormick
Inq. J I:AL
1836
Baile Mhic Cormaic, “Mac Cormick’s Town”
OD:AL
1836
Glebe [?]
BS:AL
1836
There are a church in ruins and burying ground close by the centre...bounded on the east by Mullaghaworneen south by Stone Park and Knockaunbwee west & north by Cartrongeeragh
Desc. Rem.:AL

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