Carn Ulfa
genitive: Charn Ulfa
(Irish)
Haystown and Carnuff Little
(English)

Glossary

English cairn, pile of rocks

Centrepoint

53.6645, -6.58598 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1540c
Heyston (var. Hemeston, Heyneston), Carmulgh'
Jacob. Bernewell tenet libere ut in iure Margarete uxoris eius … in Heyston (var. Hemeston et Holton <br> … Theobaldus Nugent tenet … in Heyston (Heyneston) … <br> Et quod heres Christ. Bathe … in Carmulgh’ … Jaob. Cusake … Jacob. Porter … <br> Jacob. [Porter] … in Kyngston … <br> Wm. Byrmyngham tenet … villatam de Oldetowne in parochial de Kylkarne … Rogerus Doran clericus tenet … <br> Wm. Conweye … Pat. Barden … Walt. Stokeboulde … <br> Super montem de Groyne apud Elyston Rede in paruchia de Alumney … Carmulgh’ … in occupacioine Jacobi Porter … Crown Survey 107
Crown Surv.
1540c
Hayston
… per sacramentum Stephani Pepard de Magna Ryverston, Thome Tute de Parva Ryverston, Kathei Quyrk de Skaternath, Walteri Connor de Kenock, Henrici Byrne de Mananston, Johannis Halpeny de Daveston, Patriii Macyna de Daltonston, Johannis Whyte de Newton de Knockamawen clerici, Methe uff de Donamor clerici, Johannis Callon de Blakecastle, Donaldi Omolrian de Slane, Jacobi Porter de Kyngeston, Nicholai Browne de Hayston, et Willelmi Conwey de Ardmulgham … Crown Survey 215
Crown Surv.
1541
Heyeston
Lease to William Blechington, gent.; of the manor of Ardemulghan, lands of Ardemulghan, Carnulfe, Elenstonred, Heyeston, Kingeston, and Ooldetowne, county Meath, possessions of Gerald, earl of Kildare, attainted. To hold for twenty-one years, at a rent of 40 marks during the first four years (in consideration of the premises having been wasted by O'Neile and O'Donell, and of his re-building a null on the Boyne), and of £37 subsequently. FHen. 250
F
1551
Hayeston
CPCR (Morrin) 237 (24.. Pardon of Patrick Everard, of Clonegall, gent. ;Patrick Bedlowe, Vicar of Clonekyne; Redmond Ledvyche, of Dunaghpat rycke, chaplain ; and Nicholas Mann, of Novan, yeoman ,- for having alienated 9 messuages and 160 acres, with their appurtenances in Hayeston, held of the manor of Ardmulghan, in the county of Meath, without the licence of the Crown.—April 16, 5°.)
CPCR
1593
Carnulphe, Heiston
Grant … to Donagh, earl of Thomond …and lands in Carnulphe, …from lands of Simon Porter, called Bathes lands, 4s. from lands of said Simon called Lames lands, 10s. from lands of Mich. Cusack, 4s. from lands called Moores lands, all which premises are in the tenure of Walter Porter, of Kingestone,gent… out of Oldston and Heiston, viz. : from the lands of James Ailmer called formerly Taffe and Birford's lands… Nugent's lands in Heiston …from certain lands called Oldetowne, in the parish of Kilkarne, now in the tenure of Patr. Birmingham …also land in Harriestonbarrett, parcel of the demesne of the manor of Harrestonbarrett, co. Meath, parcel of the lands of David Sutton, attainted…Haiestone barrett F 5804
F
1600
Heiston (James Aylmer)
Grant to Donat, Earl of Thomond, of the site, circuit, and precinct, of the manor of Ardmulchane … 60 acres of arable land, in Carnulpher … Carnulphe, a chief rent … out of Kingeston … out of Oldeston and Heiston; that is to say, out of the lands of James Aylmer … out of Nugents lands …out of Oldtown, in the parish of Kilkarne … 60 acres of land in Harnestonbar, parcel of the demesne lands of the Manor of Harnestonbar, late parcel of the possessions of David Sutton, attainted. CPCR (Morrin II) 566-7
CPCR
1633
Hayeston
Ric' Aylemer.
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 118
1642
Haysetowne (Edw. Aylemer of ...)
fol. 115r 171 Charles Huss of Tuterath in the parish of Kentstowne and county of Meath, duly sworne deposeth, That on the 28 of 8ber last he was robbed and spoyled … by Thomas Tallon of ffennor …gent … Edmond Birne of Stackallan …. farmer, Edward Aylemer of Haysetowne …. gent, Thomas Aylemer of Rowlandstowne … by two heards of Mr Aylemer of Dolarstowne … by William Crump of Currahtowne in the parish of Kentstowne … Bartholemew Colloh of fflamingtowne in the parish of Kentstowne … Patrick McManus of fflemingtowne aforesaid, Robart Clasco of sisly in the parish of Ballmagarvy, Patrick Clasco of the same …. Charles Huss jurat 22. Jan: 1641 Depositions MS 816, fols 115r-115v
Dep. 1641
1654
Heysetowne
James Alymer of Dullardstowne Irish Papist ... 396 acres. Lch.65.
CS V
1666
Hayestowne (part)...Earnulfe
9. JOSEPH DEANE esq—Hayestowne (part), 445 a…Earnulfe, 120 a—Harriestowne (part), 410 a…Kingstowne and Great Earnulfe, 319 a…—Follistowne (part), 81 a…bar. Skreene ASE 107
ASE
1669
Carruffe als. Carnulfe, and Hissitstowne als. Heyestowne
Arthur, Earl of Anglesey [sloinne: Annesley]…Carruffe als. Carnulfe (part), and Hissittstowne alias Heyestowne, 12 a…bar. Skreene, co. Meath. — ASE 202
ASE
1683
Carnulfe...Heyestowne
16. NIC. Lord Visct. NETTERVILL— <br> the lordship of Ardmulchan, consisting of the villages of Ardmulchan, 673 a…Carnulfe, 73 a…Harristowne-Barrett, part, 102 a…several chief rents out of Kingstowne, Heyestowne, and Oldtowne ; bar. Skreene <br> ASE 277-8
ASE
1741
Hayestown
Reilly, William, Hayestown. <br> Prerogrative Wills 397
Prerogative Wills
1775
Hayestown
Philip [Reily], Hayestown, co. Meath.<br> Prerogrative Wills 397
Prerogative Wills
1836
Haystown
"Not 'Hayes'." [Nóta OD]
OD:AL Leathanach: Mí005,7
1836
Hayestown & Little Carnuff
GJRates (Old Docket): AL Leathanach: Mí005,7
1836
Haystown
Larkin (Mí):AL Leathanach: Mí005,7
1836
Hayestown & Little Carnuff
HCSV:AL Leathanach: Mí005,7
1836
Hayestown
HCER 1826:AL Leathanach: Mí005,7
1836
Carnuffe and Hyestowne
DS Map:AL Leathanach: Mí005,7
1836
Baile Héigh, 'Hay's town'
OD:AL Leathanach: Mí005,7
1836
Baile Héigh
pl:AL Leathanach: Mí005,7

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