BROWSE
civil parishtownland
Droim Dhúin
genitive: Dhroim Dhúin
non-validated name
(Irish)
Drumgoon
(English)

Glossary

droim, drom
English ridge
dún, dúnaibh
English fort

Explanatory note

Centrepoint

54.0435, -7.03952latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

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Nior aimsíodh an logainm sna foinsí seo: ASE, Inq. Ult. (Ca)
Nóta
1500c
Drumduyn
"In a bull ... of pope Alexander VI. [1492–1503], I find mention of the parish church of St. Patrick, Drumduyn, alias plebes de Macharembahyr."
Ann. Ult. Leathanach: 247
1586
Droumdone
F Leathanach: 4892
1586
Dromgowen
F Leathanach: 4891
1586
Droumdone
F Leathanach: 4892
1608
Dromgawney
Analecta Hib.
1609
dromdoon
MEC Leathanach: 4.21
1610
Dromdone al' Dromgown
Inq. Ult.
1617
Dengoone
sic
Topog. Hib. Alt: Aguisín, Leathanach: 16
1643c
Dromgowne
Dep. 1641 Leathanach: 194
1643c
Drumgoone
Dep. 1641 Leathanach: 160
1643c
Drumgoune
Dep. 1641 Leathanach: 162
1643c
Drumgowne
Dep. 1641 Leathanach: 154
1643c
Dromgoone
Dep. 1641 Leathanach: 160
1643c
? Drom gown
Dep. 1641 Leathanach: 96
1646
Druim Duin [g.]
O Mealláin Leathanach: 42 [ls]
1660c
Dromgoon
BSD (Ca) Leathanach: 197
1685
Drumgoone
Hib. Del.
1700c
Druim Dhuin
[s.n. 'cap. Cnocha Brigde']
Top. Frag. Leathanach: 80
1704
Dromgone
List of Popish Priests
1709
Dromgoon
Carvaghs Leathanach: 62, 64, 66
1715
Drumgoone
List of Priests
1761
Drumgoon
Freeholders (Ca) Uimhir: 39
1836
Drumgoon
"pronounced Drum Gún...St. Patrick is the patron St."
LSO (Ca) Leathanach: 58\129
1836
Drumgoon
LSO (Ca) Leathanach: 61\136

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