townland
Buaile an Ghadaí
genitive: Bhuaile an Ghadaí
(Irish)
Ballygaddy
(English)

Centrepoint

53.2274, -7.04819 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1630c.
Ballyaghagaddy
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 90 C I
1739
Bowlegaddy
CGn. Leathanach: 95.401.66956
1744
Ballingaddy
CGn. Leathanach: 116.143.79852
1752
Poulagaddy
Noble & Keenan Co. Map
1783
Ballygaddy
Taylor (Cill Dara)
1837
Ballygaddy
Bog Rpt:AL Leathanach: 1,32
1837
Bollenagaddy
Lapier:AL Leathanach: 1,32
1837
Bollenagaddy
[GJ]
CM:AL Leathanach: 1,32
1837
Bolenagaddy
Leinster, Duke of:AL Leathanach: 1,32
1837
Baile Gaiddí
[Mac Keogh of Wicklow]
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,32
1837
Gaddy was a family name. In Irish it means 'thief'.
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,32
1837
It may be 'baile an ghadaidhe,' or 'buaile an ghadaidhe'
[scriosta]
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,32
1837
Ballygaddy
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,32
1837
Baile Gaidhi, new Ballygaddy Townland in Rathangan Parish
LSO (CD) Leathanach: II, 132
2009-2010
baliˑˈgadiˑ
Áit.

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