townland
Garrán an Díolúnaigh
genitive: Gharrán an Díolúnaigh
validated name
(Irish)
Garrandillon
(English)

Glossary

English grove

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the grove of An Díolúnach
    An Díolúnach — ón sloinne Díolún (< Dillon na nAngla-Normannach).

  • English

    the grove of An Díolúnach
    An Díolúnach — from the surname Díolún (< Anglo-Norman Dillon).

  • English

    the grove of An Díolúnach

Centrepoint

52.2984, -8.04979latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1655
cuid de Coolantallagh
DS (s) (TÁ)
DS (s) (TÁ)
1665-6
Garrandillony
HMR (TÁ) Leathanach: 22
1666-7
Garrandillany
HMR (TÁ) Leathanach: 94
1667
Garrandillon, Garry-Dillon
ASE Leathanach: 91
1715
Garrondillon
CGn. Leathanach: 15.137.6996
1721
Garrandillon
CGn. Leathanach: 32.265.19667
1722
Garrendillon
CGn. Leathanach: 35.67.20934
1735
Garranedillon
CGn. Leathanach: 80.246.55719
1840
Garrondillon
BS:AL
1840
Garrondillon
Edwin Taylor Esq.:AL
1840
Garrendillon
Grand Jury Docket:AL
1840
Garrán Dilmhuin, 'Dillon's shrubbery'
AL
1952
Garrán Diolúin
PN Decies Leathanach: 320
1985
.gʲarənˈdɪlən
Áit.

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