townland
Cill Eithne
genitive: Chill Eithne
(Irish)
Killeena
(English)

Glossary

English church

Centrepoint

54.2746, -9.3901latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1607
Killeny ½ qr
CPR Leathanach: 118
1607
Kylliny
Inq.(ME) Leathanach: I.15
1617
Killyhuy
CPR Leathanach: 345
1617
Killyhuy, town... and qr of
CPR Leathanach: 344
1617
Killihiny
Inq.(ME) Leathanach: I.185
1617
Killihny
Inq.(ME) Leathanach: I.137, 139
1635
Killhiny, half qr of
Straff. Inq. ME Leathanach: 242V
1657c
Killeny
DS Leathanach: 227; Innéacs 208
1661
Killiny als Kilhugh als Killinghy 1 Qr.
BSD (ME) Leathanach: 169
1684
Kilhine als. Kilhugh als. Killinehugh
ASE Leathanach: 278
1710c
Killhine als Killhugh als Killnehugh
CRL Leathanach: 2A.3.16, 13b
1787
Killhine als Killhugh 1 qr
QRL Leathanach: 2A.6.69, 15
1828
Killinna
TAB Leathanach: 3
1830
Killeenha
Bald
1838
Killina
BS:AL Leathanach: ME054,53
1838
Kelinna
Cess Bk:AL Leathanach: ME054,53
1838
Killyny, alias, Killhugh
Bar. List 1769:AL Leathanach: ME054,53
1838
Killeenha
CM:AL Leathanach: ME054,53
1838
Killyny or Kellhugh
HCSV:AL Leathanach: ME054,53
1838
Killinny
Rent Ledger:AL Leathanach: ME054,53
1838
Killihiny
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: ME054,53
1838
Killeny
DS:AL Leathanach: ME054,53
1838
Killihiny, Killihny
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: ME054,53
1838
Killhiny, Killeine
Strafford:AL Leathanach: ME054,53
1838
Cill Eithne/ Aodhna, 'Ethnea's church'
OD:AL Leathanach: ME054,53
1838
Cill Ine, Eithne, lisín 'here'
pl:AL Leathanach: ME054,53
1838
Killeenha
OC:AL Leathanach: ME054,53
1838
Killeena
OD:AL Leathanach: ME054,53
1838
[Killeena]
"…there are 2 groups of houses in townland, one called 'Ballinlough,' the other 'Thuann'."
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: ME054,53

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