civil parishtownland
Baile an Scorlógaigh
genitive: Bhaile an Scorlógaigh
(Irish)
Scurlockstown
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead

Centrepoint

53.5449, -6.73766latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1235
Villa Scurlag
Reg. St. Thos. Leathanach: 247
1241c
Villa Willemi Scorlagge
Reg. St. Thos. Leathanach: 11
1248
Villa Scurlace
Pont. Hib. Leathanach: ii 297
1253-4
Villa Scurlag
DGMR Leathanach: 93
1260
Villa Scurlace
Pont. Hib. Leathanach: ii 495
1302-06
(Church) de Scurlag
Pap. Tax. Leathanach: 256
1302-06
Ville of Scurlogstown
Pap. Tax. Leathanach: 265
1335X1345
Villa Scurlages
Reg. Sweetman Leathanach: 1
1406
?Scurlageston
RPat. Cl. Leathanach: 180
1427
Scurlageston
Reg. Swayne Leathanach: 76
1455
Scurlagestoň
Stat. Rolls Leathanach: II 318
1526
?Scorlokeston
Cal. Inq.
1540
Shirlokeston
1540 Grant to Robert Dyllon, of Phulpotiston, county Meath, gentleman … of the site of the priory of St. Peter of the Newton, near Trym, the lands andtithes of Newton, Kyllthombe, Cloyneboynaghe, Shirlokeston, and Rathnally; of the said site and lands, the tithes being excepted; Dunkenny. and Hunteslande, possessions of the monastery of St. John the Baptist of the Newetowne, near Trym ; one messuage, and Robenrath, in Novan, parcel of the possessions of the abbey of St. Mary of the Novan ; Branganston, parcel of the possessions of John Burnell, attainted; Dalltonston, county Meath, parcel of the possessions of Christopher Ewstace, attainted. To hold for ever by the service of a twentieth part of a knight's fee FHen. 156
F Leathanach: 156
1540-41
Shorlokeston [rectory of]
Thomas Stephyns
Ir. Mon. Poss. Leathanach: 30
1543-4
?Scurlokiston
F Leathanach: 393
1543X1558
Ecclesia Villae Scorlog
Reg. Dowd. Leathanach: 262
1545
Scurlokeston
CPCR Leathanach: 105
1545
Scurlockeston
Tauragh, Coussingeston, the manor and lordship of Ardcathe, in the county of Meath, the lands of Ardcath, Balgeith, Portereston, Prensparke, Clony, Irishton, Boynardeston, Coruston, Largwy, otherwise, Largay, Prenston, Rowleston, Denaneston, Moreton, and Bertrameston, in the parish of Ardcath, and the water-mill of Kylberbe; and also to convey to Thomas Stephens, of Dublin, merchant ; William Cockes, Rector of Rathwere; Roger Dnrran, Rector of Ardmulghan; and Richard Gray, of Drogheda, chaplain, the manor-s and lordships of Scurlock eston, Neweton, Killeane, and Clonarde, in the county of Meath; To hold for ever.-Jan. 14, 35°. CPCR 105 Petney (Licence for Edward, Bishop of Meath, to alienate to Philip Pentney, of Tauragh, and Edward Felde, of Coussingeston, gent., the manor and lordship of Ardcathe, in the county of Meath, the lands of Ardcath, Balgeith, Portereston, Prensparke, Clony, Irishton, Boynardeston, Coruston, Largwy, otherwise, Largay, Prenston, Rowleston, De
CPCR
1559
Scurloceston
Cal. Inq. Leathanach: 5
1566
Scurlokeston
F Leathanach: 853
1566-7
?Scurlagston
F Leathanach: 986
1566
Scurlokeston
(0238). Surrender by Barnaby Scurlocke, of Frayne, co. Meath, gent. ; of the church and tithes of Scurlokeston, held under lease from the abbot of S. Thomas the Martyr, Dublin, F 853
F
1566
Scurlockeston (Barnaby Scurlock)
Lease … to Barnaby Scurlock, esq.; of the rectory or church of Scurlockeston, county Meath, part of the possessions of the late monastery of Thomascourt. F 890
F
1576
Skurlokeston
Cal. Inq. Leathanach: 83
1576
Scurlokestowne
1576 Lease … to Tirlaughe M'Cabe, gent.; of the rectories of Kiltale and Scurlokestone, co. Meath. To hold for 31 years, Kiltale from 1587, and Scurlokestowne from 1586 ; rent £19, part in corn. Not to alien without license.— F 2852
F Leathanach: 2852
1580-81
Scurlockstowne
CPCR Leathanach: 30
1580-81
Skurlockeston
1580-1 License to Tirlaugh M'Cabe ; to alienate to Arland Uschere of Dublin, gent., the rectory of Skurlokeston, co. Meath, of the possessions of S. Thomas the Martyr held under lease No. 2852. To F 3687
F Leathanach: 3687
1580-1
Rectory of Scurlockstowne
(Tirrelaugh M‘Cave – Arland Usher)
CPCR
1581
?Scurlockeston
Cal. Inq. Leathanach: 134
1581
Scurlockston
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 2
1601
?Scurlockston (Oliver Sculock, of ...)
Pardon of Oliver Scurlock, of Scurlockston, in the county of Meath ; Elizabeth Bermingham, Robert Scurlock, George Meiagh, Edward Meiagh, John Meiagh, Farrall Rourk, the M‘Donnells, and others. CPCR (Morrin II) 588
CPCR
1630
?Scurlockstown (Oliver Scurlocke, late of ...)
Livery of the possessions of Oliver Scurlocke, late of Scurlockstown, in the county of Meath, to Barnaby, his son and heir. CPCR (Morrin III) 548
CPCR
1632
Scurlockstown
HDioc. Meath Leathanach: 604
1633
Scurlogston
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 82
1633
Scurlockston
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 88
1642
Scurlockstown
Outlaws
1645c
Skurlogston
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 113
1654-6
Scurlockstown
CS V Leathanach: 139
1654-6
Scurlockstowne (Gerrott Leynes)
Gerrott Leynes Irish Papist. Acres <br> On the premisses a castle too mills & some Cottages.<br> 268.
CS V Leathanach: 139
1654-6
Skorlockstowne
CS V Leathanach: 141
1654-6
Scorlockstown
CS V Leathanach: 142
1655-9
Scurlockstowne
Top. Index
1655-7
Scurlocktowne
Muileann léirithe sa bf seo ar an léirscáil.
DS
1666c
Ardronese (Little)
BSD (Mí) Leathanach: 128
1666c
Scurlockstowne
BSD (Mí)
1669c
Scurlockestowne
16. SAMUEL BULL gent.—Veasingestowne a.s Weasingestowne, 106 a…bar.Navan…five little islands lying between Ballynedrumny and Cooleronane, and Rangenig, by the meares of Woodtowne West, 18 a… bar. Lune…<br> in Lynch and Leytowne als. Leyton, 28 a…bar. Duleeke…<br> —the moyety of the great mill of Scurlockestowne, with ye moyety of ye fishing weare, 10 a…bar. Deece <br> in Tramon, two tenements and 15 a…bar. Moyfenragh, same co. ASE 206
ASE
1669
Scurlocktowne
Mathew Plunkett, son of Lord Dunsany…Lord Dunsany…Scurlockstowne, 362 a… bar. Deece, co. Meath. ASE 214
ASE
1682 X 1685
Scurlogstown
Dopping Leathanach: 78
1685
Scrullockstowne
Hib. Del. Leathanach: 78
1713
Scurlockstown
Bayly Papers
1783
Scurlackstown
T&S Leathanach: 56
1797
Scurloughtown
Beaufort (Meath):AL
1802
Scurloughtown
Stat. Surv. (Mí)
1803
Scurlogstown
GJP (Mí) Leathanach: 12
1806
Scurlockstown
GJP (Mí) Leathanach: 253
1812
Scurlockstown
Larkin (Mí)
1814
Scurlogh's-town
Leet Leathanach: 348
1836
Scurlockstown
BS:AL Leathanach: Mí103,10
1836
Scurlockstown
HCSV:AL Leathanach: Mí103,10
1836
Scurlockston
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: Mí103,10
1836
[Scurlockstown]
"There are the ruins of an old castle…"
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Mí103,10
1837
Scurlogstown
Top. Dict. Leathanach: II 547
1837
Scurlockstown
Top. Dict. Leathanach: II 547
1978
Baile an Scurlógaigh
Fitzsimons Leathanach: 86
2011
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