barony
Dúiche Ealla
genitive: Dhúiche Ealla
validated name
(Irish)
Duhallow
(English)

Hierarchy

county

Centrepoint

52.1661, -8.9807latitude, longitude
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Historical references

River Allow, abhainn Eala, swan river
OD:AL Leathanach: Clonfert (3:30)
g.d.
re taoidh Ealla
Dioghl. D Leathanach: 192, Véarsa: 1
1110-8
(g.)Eala
Ráth Breasail Leathanach: 10
1308
a nEllaib
AIF Leathanach: 400.8
1325
(g.)Ealla
Dioghl. D Leathanach: 192.1 (rann)
1400
(g.) Ealla
Top. Poems Leathanach: 53.1441
1510
i nEalla
ARÉ Leathanach: V 1304
1510
a nEalla
AConn. Leathanach: 614
1510
a nEllaib
AU I Leathanach: III 492
1550c.
ó Eallaibh
CDhonn. Leathanach: 590.51
1600c
(críoch) Ealla
Dioghl. D Leathanach: 223.1
1603
Dowallie
CPR Leathanach: 14-a
1604
Dowhallie
CPR Leathanach: 39-a
1604
Dowhallie
CPR Leathanach: 65-b
1609
Dowally
CPR Leathanach: 128-a
1612
Dowhally
CPR Leathanach: 249-b
1614
Dowhallie
CPR Leathanach: 275-b
1615
Dowghally
CPR Leathanach: 282-b
1620
Collynmdowally
CPR Leathanach: 452-b
1622
Dowallow
CPR Leathanach: 529-a
1625
Dowhally
Chan. Pl. Leathanach: G 276
1630
Ealla
FFÉ Leathanach: III 304
1654
Barony of Dowhallow
CS X Leathanach: 88.103
1654
Duhhallow Barrony
CS VI Leathanach: 352
1655-66
Duhalliensi
Comm. Rin. Leathanach: V 343
1666
Duhallowe
ASE Leathanach: 54-a
1666
Duhallo
ASE Leathanach: 74-a
1666
Dowhallo
ASE Leathanach: 85-b
1666
(g.) Dhúithealla
Diar. Mac Cárr. Leathanach: 4.51
1667
Duhalloe
ASE Leathanach: 128-a
1670c.
Ealla
Ó Bruadair Leathanach: 1 152
1683
Duhallow
Hib. Del.
1686
Duhallo
CG Leathanach: 44-b
1692
(g.) Ealla
Ó Bruadair Leathanach: III 200
1698-9
Duhallow
Conner Pap. Leathanach: 157
1700c.
(g.) Ealla
Ó Rathaille Leathanach: 120.40
1700c.
(g.) Ealla
Ó Rathaille Leathanach: 122.47
1724
ar Eallaibh
Ó Rathaille Leathanach: 94.37
1726
Ealla
Ó Rathaille Leathanach: 30.7
1749
Ealla
Tadhg Gaedhlach Leathanach: 120
1750
Duhallow
Smith Cork Leathanach: 1 299
(1750
the Allo
Smith Cork Leathanach: II 259
(1750
the river Alla
Smith Cork Leathanach: II 269
1768
Alla, the name of a river in the county of Corke which gives a name to a Barony called after it, Dúhalla.
O'Br. Leathanach: 20
1773
Ealla
Eoghan Ruadh Leathanach: 83.2167
1803
go Dúith’ Ealla
Barántas Leathanach: 183.334
1811
Duhallow
Bath
1840
Dúthaidh Ealla country of the river Allow
ALPB Leathanach: 95 (OD)
1910
Duthaidh Ealla
Onom. Goed. Leathanach: 390-b

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