civil parishelectoral division
Baile Óbha
genitive: Bhaile Óbha
validated name
(Irish)
Ballyovey
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead

Hierarchy

county

barony

Centrepoint

53.6834, -9.37774latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1307c
(?)Fayte
Pap. Tax. Leathanach: 232
1430
(?)Ome, Thoma Oranayn… [de]
Ann. Tuam. Leathanach: 66 §68
1471
(?)Homy ... et etiam parrochialis ecclesie... de Rosflan, ... vicariarum... de
Ann. Tuam. Leathanach: 86 §208
1490c
Odba in Cera
Lis Leathanach: 41a
1502
a. Oue, ... viacrie... de
Ann. Tuam. Leathanach: 112§327
1502
Oue, ... viacrie... de
CPL Leathanach: xvii502§827
1517
[... ecclesie de Henoffyn] necnon capelle de Moynkill
Ann. Tuam. Leathanach: 115 §343
1565c
Maynkylle... Baleove
Bodkin’s Visit. Leathanach: 151-2
1574
Balleove
Div. Conn.
1585
Balleovy... 4 qrs
CBC Leathanach: 97
1585
Balliory... 4 qrs
CBC Leathanach: 103
1591
Moynchilly… Balove
Incumbents Leathanach: 225
1628
Ballyovey
CPR Leathanach: i 330 §53
1629
Fortcern i n-Odba Cera i b-Partraighe
B. Farannáin Leathanach: 3
1635
Ballyovey containing 4 qrs
Straff. Inq. ME Leathanach: §310V
1645
Odhbha Keara in Partrigia, Fortchernus de
ASH Leathanach: 337a vii
1645
Odbha cheara in Partragia, Forchernus de
ASH Leathanach: 339b §29
1661
Balliovey Parish
BSD (ME) Leathanach: 132
1666
Ballyovy, Parish of
L. Blosse Papers Leathanach: 175 §55
1680
par. Ballyvoy
ASE Leathanach: 267
1685
Ballyovey
Hib. Del.
1700c
Balliovey
Conn. Map Leathanach: 2
1710c
Ballyovey Parish… Ballygovy 4 qrs
CRL Leathanach: 2A.3.16, 66, 70
1713
Balliovey, the 4 qrs of
L. Blosse Papers Leathanach: 182 §64
1714
Ballyovey
Moll Map
1715
Ballioney
Burke’s Priests Leathanach: 431
1720c
Ballyouey
Lea & Moll
1721
Ballyovey
Price, Senex & Maxwell
1787
Ballyvoy Parish [sic]
QRL Leathanach: 2A.6.69, 81
1792
Ballovey
Beaufort Map
1830
Ballyovey
TAB Leathanach: §34
1833
Ballyovey
Knox Hist. Tuam Leathanach: 187
1838
Ballyovey
BS:AL Leathanach: ME030,1
1838
Ballyovally?
Excise QRL:AL Leathanach: ME030,1
1838
Balleovey
Co. Bk.:AL Leathanach: ME030,1
1838
Ballyovey
CM:AL Leathanach: ME030,1
1838
Ballyovie
Pasley, Rev. H.:AL Leathanach: ME030,1
1838
Ballyovey
Strafford:AL Leathanach: ME030,1
1838
Baile Odhbha, 'Ova's town'
OD:AL Leathanach: ME030,1
1838
Ballyovey
"ŏv-y" [dúch]; "or Partry?" [pl];
OD:AL Leathanach: ME030,1
1838
Baile Éimhe
dúch (scriosta):AL Leathanach: ME030,1
1838
Ballyovey
BS:AL
1838
Baile Odhbha “Ova’s town”
OD:AL
1838
Ballyovie
Pasley, Rev. H.:AL
1838c
Ballyovally
QRL:AL

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