Cúirt an Phaoraigh
genitive: Chúirt an Phaoraigh
non-validated name
(Irish)
Powerscourt
(English)

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the court, manor house of An Paorach
    An Paorach — ón sloinne Paor, gaelú ar Poer na nAngla-Normannach (> Power). Bhí an talamh anseo i seilbh mhuintir Phaorach sa 13ú haois.

  • English

    the court, manor house of An Paorach
    An Paorach — from the surname Paor, a gaelicised form of the Anglo-Norman surname Poer (> Power))". A family of this name held land here in the thirteenth century.

Centrepoint

53.1785, -6.22796 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1179
Thehugonaill
Crede Mihi
1192
Tehgunnill
Alen's Reg.
1216
Tachgunnild
Crede Mihi
1234
Stagunnilde
Alen's Reg.
1247c
Stagonil
CCCD
1276
Staconild
CDI
1280
Stachgonyl
Crede Mihi
1285
Stagunvild, Stagunnyld
CDI
1295
Stagony
CDI
1295c
Stagonill
CCCD
1303
Srtagunnyld... Stagonull
Alen's Reg.
1305
Staghgonyld
CJR
1306
Stathcony
CJR
1395
Staghgownylle
Alen's Reg.
1526
Powerscourt
CSPI
1529-34
Stagonill
Alen's Reg.
1530
Vill of Staghgownell ... which [is called] Powers court
Alen's Reg.
1530c
Stagonnyll
Alen's Reg.
1530
Poweirs court
Alen's Reg.
1530
Powerscourt
Alen's Reg.
1531
Powerscourt
Alen's Reg.
1531
Stagonyll
Alen's Reg.
1533
Stagonyll ... de Stagonill, que hodie vulgo dicitur prebenda de Temple Becan
Rep. Vir.
1535
Powers Courte
Cal. Carew
1538
Powerscourte
F Alt: 67
1542
the manor and castle of Powerscourte
F Alt: 548
1547
Poweriscort
F Alt: 72
1548
Power- courte, in the county of Dublin
CPCR
1549
Powerscourte
F Alt: 264
1551
Powerscourte
F Alt: 815
1559
Powerscourt
F
1559
Powerscourte
CPCR Leathanach: 433, Imleabhar: I
1560
Powerscourte
F
1561
Power's Court
CSPI
1567
Powerscourt, Powerescourt, Powerescort
F
1571
Poweriscourte , Powerescourte, Poweriscourt
F
1581
Powerscourt, co. Dublin
F
1589
Powerskourt
F
1598
Powerstoune
Descr. Ir.
1599
Powerscorte
F
1599c
Poures Court
Boazio Map
1599
Powerscourte, in the county of Dublin
CPCR
1603
The manor of Powerscourt, Powersourt
CPR Iontráil: 17
1603
Powerscourt
CPR Leathanach: 30
1603
Powerscourte
CPR Leathanach: 30
1604
The manor and castle of Powerscorte, Powerscourte
CPR Iontráil: 52
1607
Powerscourt
CPR Leathanach: 111
1608
the Castle of Powerscourte
CSP J I
1611
Powerscourte, Powerscourt
CPR Leathanach: 199
1630
Stagony. The church and chauncell of Powerscourt
Bulkeley Visitation
1636
Powerscourt
Inq. Lag. Alt: 17 C I
1641
the parishe of Stagonnan
Dep. 1641
1641
Powerscourte in the parishe of Stagonan ...Church of Powerscourt called Staygonell
(fol.47r, 47v) 21
Dep. 1641
1641-47
Powerscourt
Outlaws
1642
the parish of Stagony
(fol.151r) 105
Dep. 1641
1642
Portscourt, parrish of
Dep. 1641
1643
Pourscourt
Dep. 1641
1644
Powerscourt
Dep. 1641
1646
Powerscort
Dep. 1641
1652
Portscorte
(fol.62r) 30
Dep. 1641
1652
PowersCourt
Dep. 1641
1652
Powerscourte
Dep. 1641
1653
Powrescourt
Dep. 1641
1654
Powerscourt
CS VII
1664
Powerscourte
Dublin Wills
1668
Portscoot
HMR (CM) Leathanach: 166
1668
Portscoot
HMR (CM) Leathanach: 167
1676
Powerscourt
Dublin Wills
1733
Cuirte Phaeraigh [g.]
LN G Uimhir: 61, Leathanach: 31
1734
Powerscourt
Dublin Wills
1760
Powerscourt
Nevill 1760
1778
Powerscourt
T&S
1809
Powers-court
Scale's Atlas
1839
Powerscourt
Nevill Wicklow:AL Leathanach: CM070,1
1839
Powerscourt
Allen Nevill Map:AL (CM) Leathanach: CM070,1
1839
Powerscourt
CM:AL Leathanach: CM070,1
1839
Powerscourt
Powerscourt, Lord:AL Leathanach: CM070,1
1839
Powerscourt
Sec. GJ:AL Leathanach: CM070,1
1839
Powerscourt
Buckley, F.:AL Leathanach: CM070,1
1839
Powerscourt
pl:AL Leathanach: CM070,1
1839
Powerscourt
dúch dearg:AL Leathanach: CM070,1

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