townland
Maigh Géine Uachtarach
genitive: Mhaigh Géine Uachtarach
(Irish)
Maganey Upper
(English)

Centrepoint

52.9115, -6.92031latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1273-4
Maganez
Analecta Hib. Imleabhar: I, Leathanach: 181
1298
Moygaueny
CJR Imleabhar: I, Leathanach: 206
1299
M'Gaueny
CJR Imleabhar: I, Leathanach: 236
1305
M'Gaueny
CJR Imleabhar: II, Leathanach: 496
1308
Macgaveny
CJR Imleabhar: III, Leathanach: 63
1311
Magaveny
CJR Imleabhar: III, Leathanach: 229
1312
Mackgaveny
CJR Imleabhar: III, Leathanach: 241
1329
Mackany
RBK Leathanach: 108
1331
Mᶜny
RBK Leathanach: 118
1518
M'Cany
Kildare Rent. Leathanach: 293
1540-1541
Mygan
Crown Surv. Leathanach: 168
1563c
Casshemay-guigne
(cotton map)
JKAS Imleabhar: 3, Leathanach: 344
1657
Moygany
TCD Uimhir thagartha: N.2.24
1752
Maganey
Noble & Keenan Co. Map
1837
Mageeny (Upper)
BS:AL Leathanach: 1,13
1837
Maganey (Upper)
Wright, Rev. R.:AL Leathanach: 1,13
1837
Maganey (Upper)
Caulfield, W.:AL Leathanach: 1,13
1837
Upper Maganey
Map (Green):AL Leathanach: 1,13
1837
Maganey
Tomb in Levettstown Grave Leathanach: 1,13
1837
Maganey
Board of National Sch.:AL Leathanach: 1,13
1837
Magany
[Map]
Stat. Survey (CD):AL Leathanach: 1,13
1837
Magany
DS:AL Leathanach: 1,13
1837
Magany
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: 1,13
1837
Moygany
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: 1,13
1837
Magh gaoine, 'or' gaoithene, 'Geeny's plain'
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,13
1837
Ma-Gainy
pron.:AL Leathanach: 1,13
1837
Maganey etc.
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,13
2009-2010
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