civil parish townland
Cill Éinne
genitive: Chill Éinne
non-validated name
(Irish)
Killeany
(English)

Glossary

English church

Hierarchy

county

barony

Centrepoint

53.0453, -9.23223 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1577
nup’ monaster’ de Kyllany
Inq. Eliz. I:AL Leathanach: I, 164
1659
Killneeny
Cen. Leathanach: 186
1660c
Killeny
BSD (Cl) Leathanach: 491
1666
Killeny
ASE Leathanach: 47
1666
Killeny
ASE Leathanach: 88
1685
Killony
Hib. Del.
1787
Killany Ch.
Pelham (Cl)
1787
Killany Ph.
Pelham (Cl)
1787
Killeny
Pelham (Cl)
1808
Killaney [parish]
Stat. Surv. (Cl) Leathanach: 320
1839
Killeany
"compare with Aran More where there is a similar name" [OD Nóta];
OD:AL Leathanach: Cl064,1
1839
Cill Éinne, 'St. Eany's church'
OD:AL Leathanach: Cl064,1
1839
Cill Eíne
pl:AL Leathanach: Cl064,1
1839
Killeeny Parish
BS:AL Leathanach: Cl064,1
1839
Killeny
Bar. Cons.:AL Leathanach: Cl064,1
1839
Kilheny
Beaufort:AL Leathanach: Cl064,1
1839
Killany
Pelham:AL Leathanach: Cl064,1
1839
Killeny
Co. Bk.:AL Leathanach: Cl064,1

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