civil parish
Cluain Sosta
genitive: Chluain Sosta
validated name
(Irish)
Clonsast
(English)

Glossary

cluain, cluaine
English meadow, pasture

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53.2344, -7.07813latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1150
Cluana Sosta in Huib Failge (g.)
Fer Dá Lethe .i. Berchan Cluana Sosta in Huib Failge Dec. 4
FOeng. Leathanach: 256 n.
1410c
Cluain Sostai
Ériu 24.75
LB Leathanach: 212
1427
Cluaynsasta
CPL Leathanach: VII 484
1476
Cluaynsast
CPL Leathanach: XII 539
1550
Clonchest
F Leathanach: 732
1550
Clonsast
Offaly Survey
1550
Ferryn-morchan
Offaly Survey
1550
Ferrynymorchard
Offaly Survey
1550
Moley
Offaly Survey
1550
Moyleghe
Offaly Survey
1550
Offerynymorchane
Offaly Survey
1551
Farrynymorghan
F Leathanach: 732
1551
Mylike
F Leathanach: 733
1552
Ferrynymorchane
lordship of
F Leathanach: 1144
1552
Moley
F Leathanach: 1144
1558c
Moilyghe
P.R.O.L. Leathanach: 63/7
1559
Muligh, the castle of
F Leathanach: 146
1563c
FERANOMVRGHAN
Cotton Map
1563c
MUILIGH
Cotton Map
1569
Farenomorghan
F Leathanach: 1387
1569
Farynomorghayn
F Leathanach: 1388
1603
Faranemorchan
F Leathanach: 6777
1610
Ferrinomorchane
CPR Leathanach: 162
1619
Moylaugh
CPR Leathanach: 454
1630
Ciaran, Cluana Sosta
FNÉ Leathanach: 114
1630
Cluain-sosta
FNÉ Leathanach: xli
1630
ó Cluain Sosda
FNÉ Leathanach: 326
1655-7
Moyligh Parish
DS
1655
part of the Barrony of Coolestowne called Moyligh.
Reeves
DS (P)
1660c
Part of Rathangan parish called Moyligh
BSD (UF) Leathanach: 15
1660c
Rathangan Parish
BSD (UF) Leathanach: 15
1660c
Clonsast Parish
BSD (UF) Leathanach: 16
1660c
Clohesast Parish
BSD (UF)
1660c
Moylish Parish, Rathangan called
BSD (UF)
1660c
Rathangan
BSD (UF)
1666
Rathangan Parish
ASE Leathanach: 101
1685
Clonsast (parish)
Hib. Del.
1685
Moyligh
Hib. Del.
1837
Clonsast Parish
BS:AL
1837
Cloncast
CM:AL
1837
Clonsast
Co. Schedule:AL
1837
Clonsast
DS:AL
1837
Clonsast
GJP:AL
1837
Cluain Sosta, lawn or meadow of rest or tranquility
OD:AL
1837
Clonsast
S&V:AL
1837
Cloncast
Stat. Surv.:AL
1838
Cloncest, Clonsast
Inq.:ALPB
1838
Cluain Sasta, Sosta
OD:ALPB
1885
Farrinemurchoe
Comerford Leathanach: II, 45

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