civil parish
Dún Fhíne
genitive: Dhún Fhíne
(Irish)
Doonfeeny
(English)

Glossary

dún, dúnaibh
English fort

Centrepoint

54.2777, -9.4681 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1100c
Duin Fine la Cacher, cumtach
LL Leathanach: i 57 §15a.1814
1198
Dunfini
Pont. Hib. Leathanach: I, 104
1307c
Dunfine
Pap. Tax. Leathanach: 217
1390c
[Dun Fine]
BB Leathanach: 22b
1410c
dun fhíne na naball, o
Lec. Leathanach: 74b, v.b, 28
1410c
dún fíne na slog sleagach
Lec. Leathanach: 75b v.b, 28
1410c
duna fíne, Duchasaid
Lec. Leathanach: 73b v.b, 31
1411c
i ndún fhidne... co dún fhídne
BChell. Leathanach: 62
1585c
Dunyne
First Fruits Leathanach: 344
1600c
Downeneah
Conn. Map
1615
[Doonfeeny... Sir T. Dillon]
RVis. (Knox)
1650c
Dhún Fhíne go Múaidh moill, ó
LGen. Leathanach: i 640 §281.12
1650c
Dhún Fhíne na n-abhall... Ó Duibh-Learga, ó
LGen. Leathanach: i 640 §282.1
1650c
Dhúna Fíne, as do Chloinn Aonghusa lucht
LGen. Leathanach: i 566 §247.4
1650c
Dhuna Fine, lucht
LGen. Leathanach: iii 410 §1078.5
1650c
Dúdhchusaigh Dhúna Fíne .i. Ui Chuinn agus Még-Odhráin agus Ui Chomháin agus Ui Duibh-Learga agus Ui Bearga agus Ui Bhli agus Ui Duanmaighe
LGen. Leathanach: i 616 §273.6
1650c
Dún Fhíne na slogh sleaghach
LGen. Leathanach: i 666 §292.5
1657c
Doonefinny
DS Leathanach: 207
1657c
Doonefiny Parish
DS Leathanach: 227
1661
Dooneny Parish
BSD (ME) Leathanach: 204
1661
Dooniny Parish
BSD (ME) Leathanach: 169
1665
Dunfiny, the parish of
CSPI Leathanach: 703
1685
Doonfinny, Doonefinny
Hib. Del.
1691
Dunfinnie
Morden Map
1700c
Dunneny
Conn. Map Leathanach: 2
1710c
Drumfinny Parish [sic]
CRL Leathanach: 2A.3.16, 27b
1711
Dunfiny als. Dufany, parish of
CGn. Imleabhar: 6.262.2102
1714
Doonsinny
Moll Map
1715c
Doonfiny
Overton & Morden
1720c
Donefiny
Lea & Moll
1721
Doonsiny [sic]
Price, Senex & Maxwell
1787
Dunfeeny Parish
QRL Leathanach: 2A.6.69, 30
1792
Doonfeeny
Beaufort Map
1811
Dooseeny
Arrowsmith
1828
Doonfeeny
TAB Leathanach: 3
1838
Doonfeeny
BS:AL
1838
Doonfeeny
OC:AL
1838
Dún Fhíne “Feeny’s fort”
OD:AL

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