townland
Baile Chearráin Mór
genitive: Bhaile Chearráin Mór
non-validated name
(Irish)
Carranstown Great
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead
English great, big

Centrepoint

53.5454, -6.98265latitude, longitude
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Historical references

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Níor aimsíodh an logainm sna foinsí seo: Inq. Lag., LSO (Mí), Stat. Surv. (Mí)
Nóta
1425
Kerranestoú
'in bar' de Luyn'...
RPat. Cl. Leathanach: 236
1580-1
Keraneston
F Leathanach: 3680
1594
Keranston
F Leathanach: 5866
1598
Keranston
(Gluais) Rising out of Lune — Lynch of Dunmore 1 ; Rochford of Keranston 1 ; The Portriff of Athboy 4 ; Bernaby Sherlock 2. Descr. Ir. 96
Descr. Ir.
1605
Carranstowne
CPR Leathanach: 69A
1615
Keranston
CPR Leathanach: 282b
1642
Carrastowne (Mr Rochford, brother to Mighell Rochford of ...)
fol. 95r <br> 148 Hugh Cooke of Slaine Clonie in the lordship of Moygar parish of Trim… at Clonye aforesaid was robbed… By … John Rochford of Castlerickett Bayliff to the Mr Burnet of Castlerickett … Christopher Linsh of Donore … Barnabie Scurlocke of Scurlockstowne gent Walter Fagan and William Fagan of both of Branockstowne farmers Mr Plunkett of Girelly gent MrRochford, brother to Mighell Rochford of Carrastowne gent… Castle-Richard… and Mrs Ware wife to Mr John Ware of Moylogh, all of the County of Meath. And further deposeth that Mr Thomas Nugent of Dallystowne in the County of Meath sayd. … jurat 12. Martij 1641 Depositions MS 816, fols 095r-095v
Dep. 1641
1654-
Curranstowne
CS V Leathanach: 199
1654-5
Caranstowne
CS V Leathanach: 199,201
1657
Carranstowne
DS
1660c
Carranstowne
BSD (Mí) Leathanach: 171
1667
Carranstowne, part of
1669 36. THOS. SEELE D.D. and Provost of Trinity College…Part of Upper Moyagher als Myogher, 234 a…Carranstowne (part), 207a…bar. Lune <br> Symonstowne (part), 6 a…Great Athgaine (part), 1 a…in the same, 41 a…bar. Navan…<br> Carrickspringham, 222 a…bar. Kells… <br> half of Jordanstowne, 43 a…bar. Skreene ASE 218
ASE Leathanach: 218b
1669
Carraniestowne
1667 15. Sir WILLIAM THOMPSON knt. — Dirlangan. 206 a….Mitchellstowne, 325 a… Fordrath, 123 a…Otterstowne, 54 a…Clonmore, 125 a…Clonelogan, 173 a…Scrubbywood in ye same, 16 a…Mowtowne, 251 a…Cloynckeavan als Clonykyran alias Clonikinan, 125 a….Clonegreny, 81 a…Robinstowne, 73 a…Killbealyvie alias Killballiver, 106 a…. Carraniestowne, 4 a…bar. Lune ASE 159
ASE Leathanach: 159b
1685
Carransto...?
Hib. Del.
1812
Carranstown
Larkin (Mí)
1836
Carranstown Great
BS:AL Leathanach: Mí056,5
1836
Carranstown
Rector:AL Leathanach: Mí056,5
1836
Carranstown
Co. Docket:AL Leathanach: Mí056,5
1836
Carranstown Great
Rent Roll (Lord Darnley):AL Leathanach: Mí056,5

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