civil parish townland
Baile Chairdif
genitive: Bhaile Chairdif
non-validated name
(Irish)
Kerdiffstown
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead

Centrepoint

53.2475, -6.6324 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1212
de villa W. De Keldif(Kerdiffstown)
Pont. Hib. Leathanach: I, 150
1504
Cardiestoun
Alen's Reg. Leathanach: 255
1518
Kerdiestoun
Alen's Reg. Leathanach: 264
1540-1541
Cardeston
Nicholaus Ewstas de Cardeston
Crown Surv. Leathanach: 222
1540
Cardiffeston
Ir. Mon. Poss. Leathanach: 119
1540
Cardyfton
Ir. Mon. Poss. Leathanach: 154
1582
Kerdeiffston
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 3 El.
1583
Kardestone
F Leathanach: 4160
1583
Kardiston
F Leathanach: 4189
1584
Kardiffton
F Leathanach: 4322
1587
Cardiston or Cardiffeston
F Leathanach: 5012
1588
Kerdiffeston
F Leathanach: 5217
1588
Cardeston
F Leathanach: 5257
1589
Cardifston
F Leathanach: 5388
1604
Cardeston
CPR Leathanach: 39
1606
Cardestown
CPR Leathanach: 80
1609
Kerdiffston
CPR Leathanach: 140
1609
Kerdifftan
CPR Leathanach: 576
1612
Cardiston
CPR Leathanach: 229
1612
Kerdifeston
CPR Leathanach: 251
1617
Cardeston
CPR Leathanach: 323
1618
Kerdiston
CPR Leathanach: 364
1618
Cardestown
CPR Leathanach: 421
1619
Cardeston, parish of
CPR Leathanach: 401
1629-44
ecclesia S.Laurentij de Ballekerdiff
Cillsheanchas Chill Dara Leathanach: 2.32
1629
Kerdifton
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 24 C I
1641-47
Cardiffstown
Outlaws Leathanach: 349
1641-47
Kerdiffestown
Outlaws Leathanach: 350
1642/2/9
Cardiffestowne
Dep. 1641 Leathanach: 813 10v
1642/1/13
Kerdiffes=towne
Dep. 1641 Leathanach: 813 232r
1642/7/4
Kerdiffsto{wn}
Dep. 1641 Leathanach: 813 47r
1659
Cardifs towne
Cen. Leathanach: 397
1660c
Cardiffstowne
BSD (CD) Leathanach: 21
1660c
Cardiffstowne par.
BSD (CD) Leathanach: 21
1663
Cardistowne
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 4 C II
1663
Garycawsett
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 4 C II
1669
Cardeffstowne
ASE Leathanach: 204
1677
Kerdiffestowne
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 8 C II
1685
Cardiffstowne
Hib. Del.
1727-1838
Cardiffstown
Longfield: Baronies (CD) 21 F. 35 Leathanach: 21F35(40)
1752
Cardiffstown
Noble & Keenan Co. Map
1783
Kerdiffstown
Taylor (Cill Dara)
1783
Lock Ho.
Taylor (Cill Dara)
1783
Morrel River
Taylor (Cill Dara)
1812
Cardiff's-town
Leet Leathanach: 126
1812
Kerdiff's- town
Leet II Leathanach: 20
1834
Kerdisstown
TAB
1837
Kerdiffstown
BS:AL Leathanach: 1,34
1837
Cardiffstown
[Land Agent to Earl of Mayo]
Pellett, J. T.:AL Leathanach: 1,34
1837
Kerdiffstown
Wolfe, R.:AL Leathanach: 1,34
1837
Kerdiffstown
Hendrick, H.:AL Leathanach: 1,34
1837
Kerdiffstown
Ledwich:AL Leathanach: 1,34
1837
Kerdeiffston
Inq. Eliz. I:AL Leathanach: 1,34
1837
Kerdiffestowne
Inq. C II:AL Leathanach: 1,34
1837
Cardeiston
Inq. H VIII (Archdall):AL Leathanach: 1,34
1837
Kerdiff or Cardiff, a family name
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,34
1837
Kerdiffstown
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,34
1837
Kerdiffstown
Top. Dict. Alt: II, Imleabhar: 30
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