civil parishtownland
Liath Mancháin
genitive: Liath Mancháin
validated name
(Irish)
Lemanaghan
(English)

Glossary

liath, léith
English grey, grey place, grey horse

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the grey land of Manchán
    Manchán — ainm pearsanta (ainm naoimh)

  • English

    the grey land of Manchán
    Manchán — personal name (saint)

Centrepoint

53.306, -7.75109latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

645
Liath Manchain
ARÉ Leathanach: I, 260
664
S. Manchan Lethe
ARÉ Leathanach: I, 266
665
Manchan Leith
AU I Leathanach: I, 120
851
abb Leith Mancháin
ARÉ Leathanach: I, 484
853
abbas Leith Manchain
AU I Leathanach: I, 362
1302-1305
Lieth, Vicar, de
Pap. Tax. Leathanach: 216
1400
Lecmankan
CPL Leathanach: V 365
1410
Lyach
CPL
1410
Lyachmanchan
CPL Leathanach: VI 201
1531
biocaire Léth-Mancháin
ARÉ Leathanach: V, 1402
1541
Lymanaghan, vicarage of
F Leathanach: 262
1569
Lyvanaghane
F Leathanach: 1401
1569
Mylanaghan
amhrasach??
F Leathanach: 1399
1571
Leghmanaghan
F Leathanach: 1848
1578
Lyvanaghan
F Leathanach: 3300
1583
Lyvanchan
F Leathanach: 4223
1584
Lyvanaghan
F Leathanach: 4366
1587
Levanaghan
F Leathanach: 5100
1602
Lyevanaghin
F Leathanach: 6618
1612
Leamanaghan
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 7 J I
1612
Levannagh
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 7 J I
1615
Lyemanchayne
Meath Endowments
1622
Lemanagh
CPR Leathanach: 514
1627
Toymnercke .... now called Liavanchan
AClon. Leathanach: 104
1627
Leith Manchan
AClon. Leathanach: 107
1627
Leithmanchan
AClon. Leathanach: 176, 220.
1627
Leyeuanchan
AClon. Leathanach: 9
1630
Li Manchain
Baile darab ainm
FNÉ Leathanach: xlv
1630
Liath Mancháin nó Leth Mancháin
eaglais darab ainm
FNÉ Leathanach: 26
1631
Lunanaghan
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 17 C I
1655-7
Gleab in Limanagham
DS
1655-7
The lands of Limanaham
DS
1659
Leaghmanagh
Cen. Leathanach: 443
1659
Moylane
#NAME?
Cen. Leathanach: 442
1660c
Limanaghan
BSD (UF) Leathanach: 28
1660c
Limanaghan & Sraduffe
BSD (UF) Leathanach: 26
1660c
Limanaghan Parish
BSD (UF) Leathanach: 26
1660c
Lismanaghan Parish
RIA
BSD (UF)
1685
Levanaghane
Hib. Del.
1685
Levanahan (parish)
Hib. Del.
1837
Lemanaghan
Armstrong, T.W.:AL
1837
Lemonaghan
BS:AL
1837
Lemanaghane
Co. Treas.:AL
1837
Lemonaghan
GJP:AL
1837
Leamanaghan
Larkin Map:AL
1837
Lemonaghan
Mullock, T.H.:AL
1837
Liath Mancháin
OD:AL
1837
Lemanaghane
S&V:AL
1837
Lemanaghane
S&V:AL
1838
Levanaghane
DS:ALPB
1838
Levanahan
DS:ALPB
1838
Liath Mancháin, 4 Masters, Colgan etc.
OD:ALPB

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