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Seanros
genitive: Sheanrois
(Irish)
Oldross
(English)

Glossary

English old

Centrepoint

52.3827, -6.87889latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1305
Vetus Ros baronia
Inq. PM Imleabhar: I, Leathanach: 202
1308
ecclesia de Veteri Ross
RPat. Cl. Leathanach: 8
1310
manerii de Veteri Ros
RPat. Cl. Leathanach: 17
1423
Oldrosse
RPat. Cl. Leathanach: 157
1440
Old Rosse (manerio de)
RPat. Cl. Leathanach: 261
1541
Villata de Olde Ross
Norfolk Leathanach: 15, Imleabhar: B
1548
Olde Rosse
F Alt: 191
* 1560
Go Seanros
LBran. Líne: 1606
1567
Old Ros
F Alt: 1567
1574
Old Rosse (manor + castle)
F Alt: 2449
1597
Owlde Rosse
F Alt: 6050
1602
Old Rosse
F Alt: 6660
1621
Ould Rosse
CPR Leathanach: 504
1654
Old Rosse (two plowlands)
CS (LG) Leathanach: 207
1655
Oldrosse (Parish)
DS
1659
Ould Rosse (Parish, qr)
Cen. Leathanach: 548
1660c
Old Ross
BSD (LG) Leathanach: 28
1685
Old Rosse
Hib. Del.
1840
Old Ross Parish
GJReturn:AL (LG)
1840
Sean Ros' 'old Ross or wood'
OD:AL

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