Caisleán Mhic Conchúir
genitive: Chaisleán Mhic Conchúir
non-validated name
(Irish)
Castleconor
(English)

Glossary

English castle

Centrepoint

54.1701, -9.06243latitude, longitude
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Historical references

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Nóta
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Nóta
1289
Castle Oconheur ... Castle Conkufin in Killala
I 491-511
CPL
1301‒2
Kenmoy and Castleconor (Eustace le Poer)
CDI Leathanach: v (1301-1307) 11
1306
Castroconhor
CDI Leathanach: 1301-7 (217)
1316
co Caislen Meic Conchobair
AConn.
1316
a ndul co caislén Conchobair / Tadg riabhach O Dubhda do tuitim do bharr caislein Conchobair
ALC Leathanach: i 580 (FSÁG)
1371
Creacha móra … la hua ndubhda hi tír fhiachrach mhuaidhe … go ro ghabh … caislen mic conchobhair
ARÉ Leathanach: iii 654 (FSÁG)
1426
Caisleanconchubar
Ann. Tuam. Leathanach: 61
1427
Caisleanconchubar
Ann. Tuam. Leathanach: 62
1438
Ecclesie de Caslean Conchubayr als. de Castro Cornelii
Ann. Tuam. Leathanach: 70
1438
niocól ó maonaigh biocaire chaislein mic concobhair
ARÉ Leathanach: iv 910
1439
Ecclesiarum de Castro-concubar
Ann. Tuam. Leathanach: 71
1440
Castroconchur
Ann. Tuam. Leathanach: 72
1446
De Castroconchur
Ann. Tuam. Leathanach: 79
1460
Castro Conchur
Ann. Tuam. Leathanach: 80
1471‒84
Kylandle ... de Castro Conchuur
CPL Leathanach: xiii (2) 664
1479
de Castro Conchuur
CPL xiii 663-666
CPL
1482
Castroconhatuy (sic)
CPL Leathanach: 120 1471‒84 (1)
1486‒7
De Castro Conchier
CPL Leathanach: (1484‒92) 61
1492
De Castroconcubayr
Ann. Tuam. Leathanach: 106
1517
de Castroconchubayr
Ann. Tuam. Leathanach: 116
1584
Castle Connor
F Leathanach: 4560
1584c
Castro-Connor
Inq. E: Wood-Martin I Leathanach: 380
1585
Castle connor
CBC Leathanach: 121
1585
Castleconnor
CBC Leathanach: 125
1585
Castleconor
CBC Leathanach: 126
1585
Castle-Connor, Castle Connor
F Leathanach: 4686
1585
Castelconor
F Leathanach: 4729
1589
Castel connor
Bingham
1590
Castellconnor
F Leathanach: 5459
1593
Castle Connor
F Leathanach: 5805
1603
Castle-Connor
CPR Leathanach: 22a
1613
Castleconner
CPR Leathanach: 261b
1615
Castle-Connor
CPR Leathanach: 294a
1617
Castleconor
CPR Leathanach: 322a
1619
Castleconnor
CPR Leathanach: 408a
1650c
i cCaislén Conchabhair, baile Ui Dubha. i tTír Fhíachrach ar brú na Muaidhe
LGen. Leathanach: 11.2 (FSÁG)
1650c
Bailte puirt righ Ua fFiachrach annso .i. … Caisleun (no Dun) Mc Conchabhair
LGen. Leathanach: 276.10 (FSÁG)
1655–7
Castle Conner
DS
1659
Castleconnor, Castle Connor and Newtown
Cen. Leathanach: 603
1660c
Castlecomer
BSD Leathanach: 167
1660c
Caislen (no Dun) mic Conchabhair
Hy Fiach. Leathanach: 172
1660c
Dún mic Concobair na crech
Hy Fiach. Leathanach: 282
1665c
Castleconnor
HMR Leathanach: 72
1684c
Castle-Connor
Downing Leathanach: 239
1685c
Caslteconner; Castle conner
Hib. Del.
1690c
Castleconnor
Ir. Jacob. Leathanach: 80
1836
Castleconnor
BS:AL Leathanach: Sl011,1
1836
Castleconnor
Carlisle Top Dic:AL Leathanach: Sl011,1
1836
Castleconnor
Beaufort:AL Leathanach: Sl011,1
1836
Castleconnor
Strong:AL Leathanach: Sl011,1
1836
Castleconnor
Groves:AL Leathanach: Sl011,1
1836
Castleconnor
Larkin Map:AL Leathanach: Sl011,1
1836
Castleconnor
DS:AL Leathanach: Sl011,1
1836
Ph of Castleconnor
Rec. Name:AL Leathanach: Sl011,1
1836
P Chaislean Crochuir
pl:AL Leathanach: Sl011,1
1836
Caislean Cróchuir
dúch:AL Leathanach: Sl011,1
1836
Caislean [Mc] Conchabhair, 'Castle of the son of Conor (O Dowda)'
"no Dun" [dúch];
OD:AL Leathanach: Sl011,1
1836
Castleconor
OD:AL Leathanach: Sl011,1
1836
[Castleconor]
"This parish derives its name from an old castle in the townland of Castleconner on the banks of the River Moy, built and inhabited by one O'Connor in the 13th century. It was originally called Castle O'Connor" [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Sl011,1
1836
Castleconnor
Larkin (Sl):AL
1836
Castleconnor Parish is called by the Irish speaking people Caislean Ui Chrochúir...Tradition says it was built by a man of the name of O’Conor but in what century it leaves in doubt.
LSO (Sl) Leathanach: 269
1844
Caislen mhic Conchobhair
Hy Fiach. Leathanach: (Léarscáil)

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