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barony

civil parish

townland

townland
Galleastown
(English)

Centrepoint

53.7237, -7.10656latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1642
Gillestowne (Garrett Plunckett of ...)
fol. 168r <br> I Thomas Keble Kebble of the Parish of Diamor … Thomas Plunckett of Ballrate Esquire Garrett Plunckett of Gillestowne gentleman Richard Plunckett of Corstowne gentleman, William Daylye of Diamore ffarmer Conner Daly of the same ffarmer, Richard McConily & Donagh & Patricke Conily of Diamore … Richard Plunckett of Phillipstowne esquire gentleman … James Rely of Ballonvalley gentleman Thomas Re{ly} his brother Hugh Rely of the same Turlagh { } Rely of Drumlery gen gentleman; Patrick o Gam{ } of Gibbostowne, husbandman and his ffouer broth{ers } John Plunckett of Crossakeele gentleman the { } Depositions MS 816, fols 168r-169v
Dep. 1641
1654
Galleystowne
Galleystowne (East…Thomastowne West…Knock Lough. North…Corrstowne. South…Thomastowne) (Gerard Plunkett of Grangeortnevernock & Edm. Tuite of Gallyestowne, Ir. Papt.)
CS V Leathanach: 264
1655-7
Gallestowne
DS(TCD)
1655-7
Gallestowne
(Garrett Plunkett of GrangePalnevorock & Edm. Tuite, Ir. Papt.)
DS (P, TCD)
1660c
Gallstowne
BSD Leathanach: 105
1667
Gallstowne
43. HENRY WADE esq—Gallstowne, 314 a…bar. Foure ASE 109
ASE
1727
Galleastown
(Leet of Ballynamonas, Wade of Clonobrany) part of the lands of Galleastown called Ballanamona, Lougherew, Davies of Drustown CGn. 54.117.35097
CGn.
1812
Galleastown
Larkin (Mí)
1836
Galleastown
BS:AL Leathanach: Mí072,15
1836
Galleastown
Larkin (Mí):AL Leathanach: Mí072,15
1836
Galleastown
TAB Leathanach: Mí072,15
1836
Gallestowne
DS:AL Leathanach: Mí072,15
1836
Galeston; Galleston
Inq. Eliz. I:AL Leathanach: Mí072,15
1836
Baile coill-léith, 'Gallay's town'
OD:AL Leathanach: Mí072,15
1836
Gallaystown, Gilleece
pl:AL Leathanach: Mí072,15
1836
Galleastown
OD:AL Leathanach: Mí072,15

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