townland
Baile an Teampaill
genitive: Bhaile an Teampaill
(Irish)
Churchtown
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead
English church

Centrepoint

52.1278, -6.92938 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1591
Churchtown Hooke, (Alex. Redmond)
Hore Imleabhar: IV, Leathanach: 293
1654
Churchtowne
CS (LG) Leathanach: 171
1655
Churchtowne
DS
1659
Churchtowne
Cen. Leathanach: 546
1660
Churchstowne
BSD (LG) Leathanach: 21
1664
Churchetown (Nic. Loftus)
Loftus Papers Leathanach: 34
1666
Churchtowne
ASE Leathanach: 76
1685c
Churchtown
Hib. Del.
1710
Churchstowne ((Nic. Loftus)
Loftus Papers Leathanach: 38
1736
Churchtowne (Loftus-Wynn)
CGn. Imleabhar: 85, Leathanach: 94, Uimhir: 59194
1736
Churchtowne (Nich. Loftus)
Loftus Papers Leathanach: 43
1816
Churchtown
Gill (Wexford) Leathanach: 44
1840
Churchtown
GJReturn:AL (LG)
1840
Churchtown
Rec. Name:AL
1840
Churchtown
TAB:AL
1938
Baile an Teampaill ‘town of the church’
OD:AL

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