townland
Baile Odhráin
genitive: Bhaile Odhráin
(Irish)
Ballyrane
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead

Centrepoint

52.2521, -6.45248latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1539
Ballyharran (Rob. Synnote)
Hore Imleabhar: V, Leathanach: 144
1543
Thomas Synnot, of Ballyhoran
Hore Imleabhar: VI, Leathanach: 223
1549
Ballehorran
Forth Bar. Leathanach: 79
1549
Ballyhorran (Rob. Synnot)
Forth Bar. Leathanach: 79
1551
Ballyhoran (Thos. Synnott)
Forth Bar. Leathanach: 80
1551
Ballyoran (Thos. Synott)
Forth Bar. Leathanach: 79
1570
Ballearran (Thos. Synnot)
Hore Imleabhar: VI, Leathanach: 234
1580
Ballyharran (John Synnot)
Forth Bar. Leathanach: 89
1608
Balehoiran (Rob. Synot)
Forth Bar. Leathanach: 97
1608
Balehorran (Rob. Synot)
Cal. Carew Leathanach: 32
1609
Balliairan (Robert Signot)
CPR Leathanach: 133a
1617
Ballyharan (Pat Deveroux)
Inq. Lag.
1622
Ballyorane (Rob. Synnott)
Inq. Lag.
1625
Ballyarran
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 8 C I
1625
Ballyarran (Rob’ Synnott)
Inq. Lag.
1628
Ballyharrane (Rob Syn not)
Inq. Lag.
1628
Ballyoran (Rob Syn not)
Inq. Lag.
1631
Ballioran (Joh’ Synnott, Edm. Synnot)
Inq. Lag.
1633
Balliorran (John Sinnott)
Inq. Lag.
1641c
Ballyoran (John Synnott)
Wexford Rebel List 1641 Leathanach: 31
1641c
Ballyoran (Rob. Synnott)
Wexford Rebel List 1641 Leathanach: 43
1641c
Ballyrane (John Synnott)
Wexford Rebel List 1641 Leathanach: 29
1654-6
Ballyraine
John Sinnott.
CS (LG) Leathanach: 303
1655c
Ballyoran
DS Comp. (LG)
1659
Ballyran ?
Cen. Leathanach: 534
1660c
Ballyraine (Gleabe)
BSD (LG) Imleabhar: (CS IX), Leathanach: 82 (303)
1660c
Ballyraine (John Synnott)
BSD (LG) Imleabhar: (CS IX), Leathanach: 81 (303)
1667
Ballyraine (Rich. Ously)
ASE Leathanach: 105
1677
Ballyrane (Will. Ivory)
ASE Leathanach: 96
1683
Ballyrane & Walleystowne
Bayly Papers Leathanach: 103
1685c
B: ran
Hib. Del.
1690c
Ballraine als Ballyraine (John White)
Quit Rent (LG) Leathanach: 33
1690c
Ballyone and Walterstown (Ivory)
Quit Rent (LG) Leathanach: 26a
1699c
Ballyran (Mich. Rosseter)
Ir. Jacob. Leathanach: 53
1712
Ballyran (Ivory-Napper)
CGn. Imleabhar: 12, Leathanach: 142, Uimhir: 4650
1830c
Ballyrane
TAB Leathanach: 7
1840
[Ballyrane] "…ruins of Ballyrane castle in townland…"
Desc. Rem.:AL Imleabhar: 1, Leathanach: 13
1840
Baile rathain, 'town of the ferns'
OD:AL Imleabhar: 1, Leathanach (AL): 13
1840
Ballyoran
DS Map:AL Imleabhar: 1, Leathanach: 13
1840
Ballyrane
BS:AL Imleabhar: I, Leathanach: 16
1840
Ballyrane
DS Ref.:AL Imleabhar: 1, Leathanach: 13
1840
Ballyrane
Fenwick, Rev.:AL (LG)
1840
Ballyrane
Freeholders:AL (LG) Imleabhar: 1, Leathanach: 13
1840
Ballyrane
Furlong:AL (LG) Cill Fhionnóg
1840
Ballyrane
GJP:AL Imleabhar: 1, Leathanach: 13
1840
Ballyrane
OD:AL Imleabhar: 1, Leathanach (AL): 13

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