civil parish
Cill Chrónata
genitive: Chill Chrónata
validated name
(Irish)
Kilgrant
(English)

Glossary

English church

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the church of Crónat
    Crónat — ainm (ban-)naoimh.
    Pléitear an logainm seo go mion in Logainmneacha na hÉireann II, 107–9.
    Powerstown/Baile an Phaoraigh a thugtar ar an bparóiste go háitiúil (féach foirm 1840)

  • English

    the church of Crónat
    Crónat — (female) saint's name.
    This placename is discussed in detail in Logainmneacha na hÉireann II, 107–9.
    The parish is called Powerstown/Baile an Phaoraigh locally (see entry 1840)

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52.3739, -7.66252latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

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Nóta
1210
Kilcronete
Pont. Hib. Leathanach: I.143
1260
Kilcronactan
Pont. Hib. Leathanach: II.299
c.1306
Kilcrone
Pap. Tax. Leathanach: 307
1499
Killcronyth
Ann. Lis. Leathanach: 42
1576
Kilgrante
F Leathanach: 2938
1588
Kilgraunt
Magrath Vis. Leathanach: 354
1603
Kilgraunt
CPR Leathanach: 13b
1605
Kilgraunte
CPR Leathanach: 79b
1607
Kilgrant
RVis. (Lis.) Leathanach: 300
1607
Killgraunte
RVis. (Lis.) Leathanach: 319
1615
Kilgrant
RVis. (Lis.) Leathanach: 287
1654
Kilgrant
CS I Leathanach: 289, 290, 293, 297 etc.
1654
Killgrant
CS I Leathanach: 285, 291, 292
1654
Kylgrant
CS I Leathanach: 385
1654
Kylgrant
CS II Leathanach: 405
1657
Kilgrant
DS
1659
Killgrante
Cen. Leathanach: 314
1666-1667
Killygrant
HMR (TÁ) Leathanach: 77
c.1680
Kilgrant
BSD (TÁ) Leathanach: 126
1685
Killgrant
Hib. Del.
1840
Kilgrant alias Powerstown
AL
1840
Baile an phoera
OC:AL
1840
Baile an Phoéra
pl:AL

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