townland
Cill Ghabhann
genitive: Chill Ghabhann
non-validated name
(Irish)
Kilgowan
(English)

Glossary

English church
English smith

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the church of the smith
    Féach an tagairt do 'Chapel de Kylgeban' in Calendar of Documents, Ireland 1302–1307

  • English

    the church of the smith
    See the reference to 'Chapel de Kylgeban' in Calendar of Documents, Ireland 1302–1307

Centrepoint

53.0802, -6.76631 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1100c
i Cill Achaid Goan?
CGSH Leathanach: 704.133
1302-6
Kylgeban, Chapel de
[Kylgehan i gcló, "read Kylgeban" lch. xii]
Pap. Tax. Leathanach: 243
1504
Killgon
Alen's Reg. Leathanach: 257
1504
Kilgon
Alen's Reg. Leathanach: 257
1504
Gilgon
Alen's Reg. Leathanach: 258
1530c
Kilgon, Capella de
Rep. Vir. Leathanach: 212
1588
Kilgone
F Leathanach: 5257
1604
Kilgone
CPR Leathanach: 39
1616
Kilgone
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 16 J I
1620
Killgoen
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 36 J I
1642/4/20
Killgowin
Dep. 1641 Leathanach: 813 323v
1654
Kilgone
CS VIII Leathanach: 76
1654
Kilgoone
CS VIII Leathanach: 98
1654
Kilgonne
x2
CS VIII Leathanach: 97
1655
Killgowen
DS
1659
Killgoan
Cen. Leathanach: 408
1660c
Killgone
BSD (CD) Leathanach: 57
1660c
Killyone
BSD (CD) Leathanach: Index
1685
Killgowen
Hib. Del.
1716
Kilgone, Killgowan als
CGn. Leathanach: 16.396.7803
1722
Kilgowan
CGn. Leathanach: 35.66.20922
1722
Killgowan
CGn. Leathanach: 35.66.20922
1750c
Killgowen
LN: Ms. Map Leathanach: 16H34(10)
1783
Kilgown
Taylor (Cill Dara)
1807
Kilgowan
Stat. Surv. (CD) Leathanach: iv
1807
Kilgowan
Stat. Surv. (CD) Leathanach: xliii
1807
Kilgowan
Stat. Surv. (CD) Leathanach: 210
1812
Kilgowan
Leet II Leathanach: 29
1812
Kilgoan
LN: Ms. Map Leathanach: 16H15(4)
1822
Gillgone, Killgowan ows.
CGn. Leathanach: 772.522.523658
1822
Killgowan
CGn. Leathanach: 774.287.524622
1837
Kilgowan
BS:AL Leathanach: 1,33
1837
Kilgowan
Teacher (Divine):AL (CD) Leathanach: 1,33
1837
Kilgowan
Browning, J. P.:AL Leathanach: 1,33
1837
Kilgowan
Cole, W.:AL Leathanach: 1,33
1837
Kilgowan
Hardy, J.:AL Leathanach: 1,33
1837
Kilgown
[Map]
Stat. Survey (CD):AL Leathanach: 1,33
1837
Kilgone
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: 1,33
1837
Coill gabhann, 'the smith's wood'
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,33
1837
Kilgowan
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,33
1837
[Kilgowan]
"…the Sand Hill police station…There is a ridge of it crossing the Dublin and Cork road which the inhabitants call 'the Raheens' there is another natural mound of it called the 'Sand Hilll'..."
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: 1,33
2008
Ceall Achaidh Ghoan ('perhaps')
FSÁG Leathanach: 3.122
2009-2010
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