townland
Feartach
genitive: Fheartaí
non-validated name
(Irish)
Fertagh
(English)

Glossary

feart, fearta
English (grave-)mound

Centrepoint

53.8651, -6.91837latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1655-7
Fartagh
DS
1655-7
Fartagh
Betagh Ir: past
DS (P, TCD)
1660c
ffarthagh
Hen. Betagh. 82.
BSD
1663
Fartagh
Edw. [Bet]agh…proprietor…de Gallepole, Fartagh, Carboggy, Ca[], Carmine, Leytrim <br> Inq.CII 3
Inq.
1670
Fartagh
22. Sir ARTHUR DENNY. — In Sheane, 155 a…Fartagh, 74 a. prof. 17a… —Galepole, 85 a…part of Donnover, with its hamletts, 35 a…part of Tartany, 51a…bar. Kells ASE 223
ASE
1685c
Farla
Hib. Del.
1742
Fartagh
(Thos. Williams of Williamstown-Penefeather) <br> Corboggy, Fartanny ows. Lurgan Duff, Fartagh, Goleu Shane, part of Dulane & Knockglass ows. called Williams Town CGn. 109.290.75947
CGn.
1836
Fearlagh
BS:AL Leathanach: Mí081,42
1836
Fartagh
Meresman:AL Leathanach: Mí081,42
1836
Fearlagh
Bar. Cons. (Tevlin):AL Leathanach: Mí081,42
1836
Fearlagh
HCSV:AL Leathanach: Mí081,42
1836
Fartagh
DS:AL Leathanach: Mí081,42
1836
Fartagh
Inq. C II:AL Leathanach: Mí081,42
1836
Feartach, 'land of graves'
OD:AL Leathanach: Mí081,42
1836
Fertagh
OD:AL Leathanach: Mí081,42

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