townland
Cill Bhreacáin
genitive: Chill Bhreacáin
(Irish)
Kilbreckan
(English)

Glossary

English church

Centrepoint

52.8321, -8.93347 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

g.d.
Ceall Bhreacain
TCD H.2.8, 35
Co. an Chl. Leathanach: 49
1189
Kilbreakin
HDioc. Kill. Leathanach: 201
1302
Kelbrakayn
Pap. Tax. Leathanach: 301
1577
Kilbreakein
F Leathanach: 3089
1586
Kilbrenan Begg, more
Inq.(Ga) Leathanach: 1.62
1593
Kilbreckan
F Leathanach: 5808
1621
Kilbrackanbegg, Kilbreackan
CPR Leathanach: 493
1624
Kilbrickinbegg
Inq.(Cl) Leathanach: 1.319
1624
Kilbrecken
Inq.(Cl) Leathanach: 2.21
1630
Breccán, epscob. Mesaid daoine gurab é seo Brecan Airne acus [a] cCill brecáin i dTuadhmhumhain
FNÉ Leathanach: 116
c.1655
Kilbrackan more, Kilbrekankanbegg
DS
1656
Kilbrickane
Inchiquin Leathanach: 535
1659
Kilbrickanmore, Kilbrickanbeg
Cen. Leathanach: 165
c.1660
Killbreckanmore, Killbreckanbegg
BSD (Cl) Leathanach: 113
1681
Killbrickane(begg)
Inchiquin Leathanach: 455
1685
Kilbrackanmore, Kilbrackanbeg
Hib. Del.
c.1780
Chill Bhreacáin
Cúirt MO 1982 Leathanach: [líne] 454
1787
Kilbrickan, Kilbreckanmore
Pelham (Cl)
1835
Kilbrickane otherwise Kilbrickanemore
CGn. Leathanach: 14.100.321
1839
Kilbrickan
BS:AL
1839
Cill bhreacain
OD:AL
1839
cill bhracáin
pl:AL

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