townland
Baile Uí Thuatháin
genitive: Bhaile Uí Thuatháin
validated name
(Irish)
Ballyhohan
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead
Ó, Uí

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the town of Ó Tuatháin
    Ó Tuatháin — sloinne.

  • English

    the town of Ó Tuatháin
    Ó Tuatháin — surname.

Centrepoint

52.3183, -7.95015latitude, longitude
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Historical references

m. Thutáin CGH 328c. 7 (< LL, Na Déissi; var. l ec. Thuatén, Lec., Tuedáin, BB); Tután CGH 328c 10 (< LL, Na Déissi; Var. Lec. Tuatán, Lec; Tuadán BB)
1614
Ballihawghan
CPR Leathanach: XI.4 264a
1615
Ballyhughane
CPR Leathanach: V.15 297b
1635
Ballyboughan
Inq. Leathanach: II.214 (léigh B. houghan)
1636
Ballyhoughan
Inq. Leathanach: II.305
1637
Ballyhoughan
Inq. Leathanach: III.148
1654
Ballyhoghane
CS I Leathanach: I.364,368,370
1654
Ballyhuoghane
CS I Leathanach: I.367
1655
Ballihoghan
DS (s) (TÁ)
DS (s) (TÁ)
1655
Ballihoghan
DS
1665-6
Ballyhobane
HMR (TÁ) Leathanach: 25
1666-7
Ballyhoane
HMR (TÁ) Leathanach: 92
1730
Ballyhohane
CGn. Leathanach: 64.499.44897
1778
Ballyoughan
T&S
1840
Ballyohen
BS:AL
1840
Baile Uí Thuatháin, 'O' Tuahan' town'
AL
1840
ui thuathain
pl:AL
1952
Baile Uí Thuacháin
PN Decies Leathanach: 331

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