Géisill
genitive: Ghéisille
validated name
(Irish)
Geashill
(English)

Centrepoint

53.2313, -7.38621 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1302-1306
Gesel
Pap. Tax. Leathanach: 247
1401
Gessill
CPL Leathanach: V 373
1424
Kyllechy alias de Casleheyn Gessilley vel vulgariter de Gesselley nuncupate
Annata ... parrochialis ecclesie de Kyllechy alias de Casleheyn Gessilley vel vulgariter de Gesselley nuncupate
Ann. Dub. Leathanach: 42
1424
Kyllechy alias Caslehan Gessilley, commonly called Gessilley
CPL Leathanach: VII 352
1427
Kyllechy alias de Caslehan Gessille vulgariter Gessel muncupate
Annata ... ecclesie de Kyllechy alias de Caslehan Gessille vulgariter Gessel muncupate
Ann. Dub. Leathanach: 45
1464
Annata ... parrochialis ecclesie de Enachwrmaych alias de Gessyl
Ann. Dub. Leathanach: 56
1469
pro annata parrochialis ecclesie de Gessylleyt
Ann. Dub. Leathanach: 59
1473
Gessyleyt alias Rylleye
CPL Leathanach: XIII 365
1474
pro annata vicarie parrochialis ecclesie de Gessylet alias de Kylleiy
Ann. Dub.
1475
Geysshill
COD Imleabhar: III, 192
1485
Gesselle
CPL Leathanach: XIV 84
1541
Gesell in Offaly
F Leathanach: 185
1547
Geshill
F Leathanach: 121
1550
Geysill
F Leathanach: 586
1550
Geyshell
Offaly Survey
1565
Geshill
F Leathanach: 748
1568
Geshell, manor of
F Leathanach: 1240
1599
Geshill
F Leathanach: 6272
1612
Gessell rect.
CPR Leathanach: 226
1612
ecclesie sce. Bridgid.
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 8 J I
1612
Geshell
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 7 J I
1612
Geshell
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 8 J I
1616
prebend of Gethel
CPR Leathanach: 307
1618
Geshell
CPR Leathanach: 360
1620
church of St. Mary the Virgin of Geshell
CPR Leathanach: 468
1624
Geshell
CPR Leathanach: 576
1660c
Geshill Parish
BSD (UF) Leathanach: 56
1660c
Geshill Parish
RIA
BSD (UF)
1685
Geshill (parish)
Hib. Del.
1837
Geashil Parish
BS:AL
1837
Geashill
Charleville Map 1786:AL
1837
Geshill
Tax. El. 28:AL

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