civil parishtownland
Cluain Fearta
genitive: Chluain Fearta
validated name
(Irish)
Clonfert
(English)

Glossary

cluain, cluaine
English meadow, pasture
feart, fearta
English (grave-)mound

Centrepoint

52.2427, -9.02161latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1300c.
Anathcrohan
Pap. Tax. Leathanach: 277
1300c.
Hanathcrohan
Pap. Tax. Leathanach: 315
1456
Anagecrothan alias Clonferta
CPL Leathanach: XI, 304
1458
Anaghcrochun alias Clonfertha
CPL Leathanach: XI, 268
1479
Anacherochayn alias Clonferta
Ann. Cloyn. Leathanach: 10.3
1480
Anachcrocayn alias Cluoyn
Ann. Cloyn. Leathanach: 10.32
1494
Cluaynferta
Ann. Cloyn. Leathanach: 25.81
1583
Clonnferte
F Leathanach: 4262
1591
Clonfert
Cl. Par. Rec. CCR Leathanach: II, 128
1605
Clonefartey
CPR Leathanach: 83-a
1607
Cloneferty
CPR Leathanach: 104-b
1612
Clonfertie
CPR Leathanach: 241-a
1615
Clonfertie
RVis. (CCR) Leathanach: 204
1638
Cloneferty
Inq.(Co) Leathanach: VI, 33
1642
Clonfarta
Dep. 1641 Leathanach: 1, 259
1655
Clonefert
DS
1660c.
Clonefert
BSD (Co) Leathanach: 170
1730
Clonfert
Crow's Vis. Leathanach: 72
1750
Clonfert
Smith Map Co
1812
Clonfort
Leet Leathanach: 1, 164
1837
Clonfert
Top. Dict. Leathanach: 1, 362
1840
Clonfert
BS:AL
1840
cluain fearta
EC:AL
1840
plain or lawn of the graves
OD:AL

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