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Keenaghan
(English)

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53.6805, -7.13233latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1578
Kenecheme
Pardon to...John Plunkett. Of Balrath, horseman... Patr. Gilsenane, of Kenecheme, husb., all in same co. The pardon not to extend co anyone who was at the abduction of Katherin. daughter of Walter Gowlding, of the Grange, co. Dublin, or the killing of Donnell Ovogherye.— F 3304
F
1642
Kennahan, Kenahan (John Kernan)
fol. 168v<br> … Robert Nugent of Carlestowne Esquire John Kernan of Kennahan farmor Nicholas Plunckett, of Balrath Esquire Sir William Hill of Ballibeg and James Hill and ffrancis Hill his sonnes, Plunckett of Castlekerrall Esquire … Thomas Kernan of the Bride gentleman Luke Kernan his brother Richard Kernan gentleman Christofer Kernan his sonnes ffayt neere John Kernan of Kenahan … Plunckett of Ballyharten now in Rebellion and Garrett Roe Plunckett of the same… Depositions MS 816, fols 168r-169v
Dep. 1641
1654
Cunachan
(Boundary of Herbertstown)
CS V Leathanach: 261
1654
Cunachan
(1/2 & 1/6 part of a Cartran; Robt. Lord Dillon of Kilkenny, Prot. But delinquent.) Richard Plunkett of Irishtowne, Ir. Papt.) (East Herbertstowne. West … Glenedan in WH. North…Garcloony, Ballinlough, Moylah. South…Archistowne in …Delvin.)
CS V Leathanach: 261
1655-7
Chuncan
DS(TCD)
1655-7
Chunacan (Rob. Lord of Kilkenny Ir. Pap.)
121 [Acres].
DS (P, TCD)
1660c
Chunacon
BSD Leathanach: 102
1812
Kennaghan
Larkin (Mí)
1835
Kienaghan
TAB
1836
Keenehan
BS:AL Leathanach: Mí057,21
1836
Keenaghan
Larkin (Mí):AL Leathanach: Mí057,21
1836
Kenahan
Map:AL Leathanach: Mí057,21
1836
Caonachan, 'mossy place'
OD:AL Leathanach: Mí057,21
1836
Keenaghan
"Compare indexes." [Nóta OD]
OD:AL Leathanach: Mí057,21

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