townland
Kennetstown
(English)

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53.6411, -6.32144 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1540-1
Kenediston
Grusty and Newhagard. Cloweston, , and Loganhall, Losternan. Acarn. Crikleston, Herbertson. Tulloke, Knocbeke and Hogeston. (Thos. Cusake)
Ir. Mon. Poss.
1540c
Kynodeston
Rectoria de Morechurch <br> Ecclesia parochialis de Morechurch … in villata de Morechurch … Moymurdre et Irysshton, Sarcefyldeston, Rychardston et Kenok, Lestornan… Mullaghtelyn … Kynodeston, Clowtheston et Leganhale … Rathallen … Dardeston … Cryklotteston … (Wm. Peyntney clericus vicarus … Thomas Saresfylde … Crown Survey 34, 35
Crown Surv.
1569
Kynodestone
Lease … to Francis Agarde, esq … the rectory of Julyanston, extending to Julyanston, Damcaneston, Rogerstowne, Nynche, Leyton, and both towns of [Mynestone] ; the rectory of Killarvan, extending to Killarvan, Graft, Shallon, Newhaggard, Angor, and Gaffney ; eight copies of tithe corn out of Colpe ; out of Newton …S. James, 1, Stagrenan, 1, great Stamyn … little Stamyn, 1, Pilleston and Ballynard … Ballaugheston … Donnakerne, 6, and Payneston, 2, parcels of the rectory of Colpe ; the rectory of Morechurche, extending to Morechurche, Moynard, Irishtowne, Churchefeldston, Richardstone, Kenocke, Lesternon, Moylaughlyn, Kynodestone, Clowthestone, Leganbale, Durdeston, and Crykelotteston ; the rectory of Stamollen, extending to Stamollen, Balloy, Canthenston, Gormanstown, Baltrey, Stydall, Kilbreckeston, Clintonston, Gibbestowne, Tullocke, Hoggeston, Knockbegg, Harbertiston, Danielston, Grenanston, Whitelesse, Sadilston, Leceston, and Ballastrane; F 1480
F
1703-5
Kennettstowne
37. JOHN LEIGH of Drogheda, alderman…the additional rent of 1/. 18s. 3d. out of Lisboy and Beggsrue…bar. Slane…out of Kennettstowne ; bar. Duleek…the estate of Christopher Cheevers attainted.—the additional rent of…out of Duncomb-lane 2 houses, a malt-house, 5 tenements, two old walls, and 4 a. in Navan bar. Navan…he estate of Patrick Everard and James Dowdall, attainted…. Note By deeds released dated 28th and 29th January 1704, Mr. Leigh declared that he purchased the rents and reversion of Carrickneshanagh, and Beggsland, and a moiety of Lisboy and Beggsrue, in trust for Edward Singleton of Drogheda, esq., and conveyed the same to him accordingly. Inrolkd 3d August 1705. Forf. Est. 364
Forf. Est.
1836
Kennetstown
OD:AL Leathanach: Mí076,5
1836
Kennet is a family name
OD:AL Leathanach: Mí076,5
1836
Baile chinneaid
pl:AL Leathanach: Mí076,5
1836
Kennetstown
BS:AL Leathanach: Mí076,5
1836
Kennetstown
Co. Map 1812:AL Leathanach: Mí076,5
1836
Kennettstowne
Quit Rents (Copy):AL Leathanach: Mí076,5
1836
Rennetstown
GJ Rates (Old Copy):AL Leathanach: Mí076,5
1836
Kenettstowne
DS:AL Leathanach: Mí076,5

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