townland
Baile Dongáin
genitive: Bhaile Dongáin
validated name
(Irish)
Dunganstown
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead

Centrepoint

53.5202, -6.18689latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1181-1212
Ballidungan
Alen's Reg. Leathanach: 33
1540
Donganston
Ir. Mon. Poss. Leathanach: 74
1547
Donganston
F Alt: 70
1547
Donganston
HSP Leathanach: 35
1624
Donganston
CPR Leathanach: 572
1654
Donganstowne
CS VII Imleabhar: VII, Leathanach: 65
1654
Dunganstowne
CS VII Imleabhar: VII, Leathanach: 125
1654
Dunganstowne
CS VII Imleabhar: VII, Leathanach: 57
1670
Donganstowne
BSD (BÁC) Leathanach: 9
1836
Dungan is a family name
OD:AL
1836
Dunganstown
BS:AL

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