civil parish townland
Cill Mhór Mhuaidhe
genitive: Chill Mhór Mhuaidhe
non-validated name
(Irish)
Kilmoremoy
(English)

Glossary

English church
English great, big

Centrepoint

54.124, -9.1824 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1836
[Kilmoremoy]
"It is in the barony of Tireragh and Co. of Sligo sketch map...Bounded on the N. by the parish of Castleconnor, on the E. by the parish of Kilgarvan & Co. Mayo, on the S. by Kilmoremoy, and on the W. by the River Moy" [Situation];
Situation:AL Leathanach: Sl036,2
1836
Killmoremoy
Groves:AL Leathanach: Sl036,2
1836
Kilmoremoy
DS:AL Leathanach: Sl036,2
1836
Ph of Killmoremoy
Rec. Name:AL Leathanach: Sl036,2
1836
Killmoremoy
BSM:AL Leathanach: Sl036,2
1836
Killmoremoy
BSM:AL Leathanach: Sl036,2
1836
Killmoremoy
Carlisle Top Dic:AL Leathanach: Sl036,2
1836
Kilmoremoy
OD:AL Leathanach: Sl036,2
1836
[Kilmoremoy]
"It is in the barony of Tireragh and Co. of Sligo sketch map...Bounded on the N. by the parish of Castleconnor, on the E. by the parish of Kilgarvan & Co. Mayo, on the S. by Kilmoremoy, and on the W. by the River Moy" [Situation];
Situation:AL Leathanach: Sl036,2
1836
Killmoremoy
Beaufort:AL Leathanach: Sl036,2
1836
Killmoremoy
Craig:AL Leathanach: Sl036,2
1836
Killmoremoy
Groves:AL Leathanach: Sl036,2
1836
Kilmoremoy
DS:AL Leathanach: Sl036,2
1836
Killmoremoy
Rocque (1762):AL Leathanach: Sl036,2
1836
Killmoremoy
Beaufort:AL Leathanach: Sl036,2
1836
Killmoremoy
Craig:AL Leathanach: Sl036,2
1836
[Kilmoremoy]
"The parish seems to derive its name from a large burying place and old church W. of Ballina and River Moy. Ballina in Co. Mayo is the nearest market town for the inhabitants of this parish" [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Sl036,2
1836
Killmoremoy
Carlisle Top Dic:AL Leathanach: Sl036,2
1836
Killmoremoy
Rocque (1762):AL Leathanach: Sl036,2
1836
[Kilmoremoy]
"The parish seems to derive its name from a large burying place and old church W. of Ballina and River Moy. Ballina in Co. Mayo is the nearest market town for the inhabitants of this parish" [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Sl036,2
1836
P- Cill mor muaidhe
"moaye" [pl];
pl:AL Leathanach: Sl036,2
1836
Cill mór muáidhe, 'great church of the Moy"
"an abbey in ruins in Ardnaree" [pl]
dúch:AL Leathanach: Sl036,2
1836
Kilmoremoy
OD:AL Leathanach: Sl036,2
1836
Ph of Killmoremoy
Rec. Name:AL Leathanach: Sl036,2
1836
P- Cill mor muaidhe
"moaye" [pl];
pl:AL Leathanach: Sl036,2
1836
Cill mór muáidhe, 'great church of the Moy"
"an abbey in ruins in Ardnaree" [pl]
dúch:AL Leathanach: Sl036,2

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