townland
Cluainte Cille
genitive: Chluainte Cille
non-validated name
(Irish)
Cloontakilla
(English)

Glossary

English church

Hierarchy

county

barony

civil parish

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    pastures of the church
    Is minic an bhrí 'féarach fliuch' le cluain

  • English

    pastures of the church
    The word cluain often refers to wet pasture

Centrepoint

54.1676, -9.74754latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1595
Clontekille, Tho. McEdmond of
F Leathanach: 5933
1610
Clontekill
CPR Leathanach: 162
1629
Clontokilly
H. Bringhurst, Edmundus Barrett; suíomh ceart (in aice le Ballyvonille > Ballymonally (ma), etc.)
Inq. Leathanach: iii, 353
1629
Clowntekilly
H. Bringhurst, Edmundus Barrett; suíomh ceart (in aice le Ballyvonella > Ballymonally (ma), etc.)
Inq. Leathanach: iii, 353
1629
Clontokilly... Clowntekilly
Inq.(ME) Leathanach: III.353
1635
Cantikilly with a ruinous castle thereupon built, the cartron of
Straff. Inq. ME Leathanach: §55
1660c
Cloonetekelly als. Glantekelly
Everane Barrett (1641)
BSD Leathanach: 203
1661
Cloontekelly als Glantekelly 1 Cartron
BSD (ME) Leathanach: 203
1685
Cloonekille
Hib. Del.
1691
Cloonekille
Morden Map
1711
Glantikilly
CGn. Imleabhar: 6.262.2102
1715c
Cloinkilla
Overton & Morden
1721c
Cloonkille
Price, Senex & Maxwell
1728
Clontikilly
CGn. Imleabhar: 55.469.37838
1740
Glantikelly orw. Cloontikilly
CGn. Imleabhar: 99.227.60826
1751
Glantikilly orw. Clontikilly
CGn. Imleabhar: 141.554.99695
1752
Clontakilly, an old castle in ruins called
Pococke
1754
Glantihilty orw. Glantikelly
CGn. Imleabhar: 169.85.112879
1756
Glantikilty orw. Glantikelly
CGn. Imleabhar: 181.73.119978
1780
Glantihilty orw. Glantikelly orw. Cloontikilly
CGn. Imleabhar: 336.118.224083
1788
Glantikilly orw. Glantikelly
CGn. Imleabhar: 396.328.261490
1796
Clontakelly
CGn. Imleabhar: 494.164.322501
1830
Cloontykillue, Garrafull
Bald
1834
Cloontakilla
TAB Leathanach: §2
1838
Cloontakillu
BS:AL Leathanach: G034,1,34
1838
Cloontykillue
BM:AL Leathanach: G034,1,34
1838
Cloontakilla
TAB Leathanach: G034,1,34
1838
Cloontakillu
Maj. Bingham : AL Leathanach: G034,1,34
1838
Clontikelly
Carter, W.H.:AL Leathanach: G034,1,34
1838
Clontikillue
Leases (Shaen):AL Leathanach: G034,1,34
1838
Cluainte cille, 'lawns or meadows of the church'
Cosgrove:AL Leathanach: G034,1,34
1838
Cille, 'old burial place'
pl:AL Leathanach: G034,1,34
1838
Cloontakilla
OD:AL Leathanach: G034,1,34
1838
[Cloontakilla]
"…a hill called 'Garraful'…"
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: G034,1,34

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