civil parishtownland
Baile Ambróis
genitive: Bhaile Ambróis
(Irish)
Ambrosetown
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead

Centrepoint

52.2504, -6.66699latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1247
Villa Ambros
Kn. Fees Leathanach: 92
1408
[Am]brosestoun
Patent Roll 10 Henry IV <br> LICENCE to Thomas Fourneys clk, rector of the church of Rathmore, diocese of Meath, [and chaplain] of the chapel of the Blessed Mary of [Am]brosestoun, diocese of Ferns, to absent himself for seven years [etc.]. (Cal. ICR (chancery.tcd.ie))
Cal. ICR
1425
Villa Ambrosie (Adam Ambros)
Kn. Fees Leathanach: 8
1428
Ambroston
Ann. Fern. Leathanach: 5
1538
Ambrosetown (Wm. Nevell)
Forth Bar. Leathanach: 76
1543
Ambroston (Wm. Nevell.; Chronicles of Tintern)
Hore Imleabhar: II, Leathanach: 86
1601
Ambrostowne (Rich. Nevell, Marcus Nevell, idiot)
6542 (0150.) Grant to Walter Archer, of Rosse, co. Wexford, gent.; of the wardship and marriage of ***Marcus Nevell, an idiot, son and heir of Richard Nevell, late of Ambrostowne, co. Wexford, gent. ; and custody of his lands, during minority. Rent, £4, of which 40s. is to be retained for maintaining the minor. With the usual clause for education in Trinity College as in G30G.
F Alt: 6542
1604
Ambrosetown (Nich. Nevell)
CPR Leathanach: 62a
1617
Ambroston (Nich. Nevell)
Inq. Lag. Alt: 11 J I
1617
Ambroweston
Inq. Lag. Alt: 11 J I
1641c
Anbrostown (Pat Roch)
Wexford Rebel List 1641 Leathanach: 42
1654–6
Ambrostowne
CS (LG) Imleabhar: IX, Leathanach: 143
1655–7
Amberstown, Ambrastowne
DS
1659
Ambrosstowne
Cen. Leathanach: 541
1668
Ambrosetowne (Wm. Chandler)
ASE Leathanach: 181
1669
Ambrostowne
ASE Leathanach: 202
1816
Ambrosetown
GJReturn:AL (LG)
1830c
Ambrosetown
TAB Imleabhar: 1
1840
Ambrosetown
Armstrong, W.:AL (LG)
1840
Ambrosetown
Bar. Cons.:AL Imleabhar: 1, Leathanach: 4
1840
Ambrosetown
Bar. Cons.:AL Imleabhar: 1, Leathanach: 8
1840
Ambrosetown
BS:AL Imleabhar: I, Leathanach: 8
1840
Ambrosetown
Cliffe, A.:AL (LG)
1840
Ambrosetown
Cliffe, A.:AL (LG)
1840
Ambrosetown
CM:AL Imleabhar: 1, Leathanach: 4
1840
Ambrosetown
CM:AL Imleabhar: 1, Leathanach: 8
1840
Ambrosetown
Co. Treas. Warrant:AL Imleabhar: 1, Leathanach: 8
1840
Ambrosetown
Freeholders Reg.:AL Imleabhar: 1, Leathanach: 4
1840
Ambrosetown
Freeholders Reg.:AL Imleabhar: 1, Leathanach: 8
1840
Ambrosetown
Furlong, W.:AL (LG)
1840
Ambrosetown
Gill Map:AL (LG) Imleabhar: 1, Leathanach: 8
1840
Ambrosetown
OD:AL Imleabhar: 1, Leathanach (AL): 4
1840
Ambrosetown
OD:AL Imleabhar: 1, Leathanach (AL): 8
1840
Ambrosetown
Purcell, J.:AL (LG)
1840
Ambrosetown
Purcell, J.:AL (LG)
1840
Ambrosetown
Stokes, Rev.:AL (LG)
1840
Ambrosetown
Stokes, Rev.:AL (LG)
1840
Ambrosetown
Co. Treas. Warrant:AL Imleabhar: 1, Leathanach: 4
1840
Ambrosetown Parish
BS:AL Imleabhar: I, Leathanach: 4
1840
Ambrostowne & Gublistowne
DS:AL Imleabhar: 1, Leathanach: 4

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