townland
Baile Mhic Giolla Ghéir Uachtarach
genitive: Bhaile Mhic Giolla Ghéir Uachtarach
(Irish)
Ballykillageer Upper
(English)

Centrepoint

52.8251, -6.28439 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1660c
Ballynegilligir
BSD (CM)
1668
Ballygillyger
HMR (CM)
1726
Ballykillegear
CGn.
1760
B: gillageer
Nevill 1760
1766
Ballykillegeare
CGn.
1768
Ballykillageer
Dublin Wills
1818
Ballykillageer
CGn.
1818
Ballykillageer
Reg. Bapt.
1839
Baile Mhic Gilla Cirr
dúch:AL Leathanach: CM006,31
1839
Upper Bally Killageer Townland
Rec. Name:AL Leathanach: CM006,31
1839
Ballykilageer
GJP 1837:AL Leathanach: CM006,31
1839
Baile coille gcaer, 'town of the wood of the berries'
OD:AL Leathanach: CM006,31
1839
Baile cille gcaer
dúch (scriosta):AL Leathanach: CM006,31
1839
Ballykillne[.]er
Bk. Lands, Index to:AL Leathanach: CM006,31
1839
Ballykilageer
TAB Leathanach: CM006,31
1839
Ballykillageer
Cess Bk:AL Leathanach: CM006,31
1839
Ballynegilligir
BSD:AL Leathanach: CM006,31
1839
Ballykilageer
Tuke:AL Leathanach: CM006,31
1839
Ballykillageer
Cess Bk:AL Leathanach: CM006,31
1839
Ballykillageer
pl:AL Leathanach: CM006,31
1839
Ballykillageer &c
OC:AL Leathanach: CM006,31
1839
[Ballykillageer Upper]
"There are 2 small pieces of marsh from which 2 streams rise[s] running eastward" [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: CM006,31
2019
baliː kilə ˈger
Áit.

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