townland
Baile Uí Mhacasa
genitive: Bhaile Uí Mhacasa
(Irish)
Ballymacasy
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead
Ó, Uí

Centrepoint

52.5386, -9.46979 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1600-01
Ballyvaclisse ?
F Leathanach: 6477
1655
Ballymacassy
DS
1659
Ballvaccassy
Cen. Leathanach: 251
1660
Ballyvacassey
BSD (Ci) Leathanach: 148,6
1671
Ballivacasie
ASE Leathanach: 47:38
1685
Ballmacassie?
Hib. Del.
1725
Ballymacusy
"Wren, Charles, Ballymacusy, co. Kerry"
Ardf. Wills Leathanach: 153
1841
Ballymackisy
BM:AL Leathanach: Ci005,9
1841
Ballymacasey
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci005,9
1841
Ballymacasy
"Some of the family spell the name 'Maxy'." [Nóta OD]
OD (corr.):AL Leathanach: Ci005,9
1841
Mă//k-ă-sy
pron.:AL Leathanach: Ci005,9
1841
Ballymackissy
Local:AL Leathanach: Ci005,9
1841
Ballymakessy
Rent Receipt 1839:AL Leathanach: Ci005,9
1841
Ballymakessey
Vestry Bk.:AL Leathanach: Ci005,9
1841
Ballymacusey
Meresman:AL Leathanach: Ci005,9
1841
Ballymakessy
TAB:AL Leathanach: Ci005,9
1841
Ballymakessy
Cess Coll.:AL Leathanach: Ci005,9
1841
Ballymacasey
McCarthy, Rev. D.:AL Leathanach: Ci005,9
1841
Ballymacissy
Larkin (Ci):AL Leathanach: Ci005,9
1841
Ballynacassy
Vallancey Map:AL Leathanach: Ci005,9
1841
Ballivacasie
Acts of Settlement:AL (Ci) Leathanach: Ci005,9
1841
Baile Ui Mhacasa, 'i.e. O'Macasy's townland'
"I know many of this name." [Nóta OD] [pl glanta]
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci005,9
1841
Ballymaccassey, Ballymaccasy
TAB:AL
1955
Nótaí an tSeabhaic : V. Map – Ballynacassy; Ó Donn – Baile Uí Mhacasa.
Nóta
1999
ˌbaliːˈmakəsiː
Áit. Cainteoir: a3, b5, Uimhir : C900

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