townland
Cill Caisín
genitive: Chill Caisín
non-validated name
(Irish)
Kilcasheen
(English)

Glossary

English church

Centrepoint

52.6481, -9.68021latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1608
Killcashe
Jac. I
Inq.(Cl) Leathanach: 1.101
1608
Killcasse
Jac. I
Inq.(Cl) Leathanach: 1.99
1609
?Killcashen
CPR Leathanach: 140b
1624
Killcashine
Jac. I
Inq.(Cl) Leathanach: 2.36
1657
Killcashine
DS (Cl)
c.1660
Kilcashine
"being of ye. Parish of Kilferagh"
BSD (Cl) Leathanach: 394
1666
?Killcasin
fé pharóiste Kilfearagh?
ASE Leathanach: 87 §18
1685
Killcaskin
Hib. Del.
1694
Killcasseene
G. & M.
Inq.(Cl) Leathanach: 1.230
1694
Killcassine
Daniel [O Bryen] et Teige O Cahane
Inq.(Cl) Leathanach: 1.247
1787
Killcashine
"Pt. Of Killferagh Ph."
Pelham (Cl)
1839
Kilcashine
CM:AL Leathanach: Cl111,11
1839
Killcashine
Cess Coll.:AL Leathanach: Cl111,11
1839
Kilcosheen
Local:AL Leathanach: Cl111,11
1839
Moveen East or Kilcashine
Tithe Ledger:AL Leathanach: Cl111,11
1839
Kilkasheen
Duggan, Rev. M.:AL Leathanach: Cl111,11
1839
Kilcosheen
BS:AL Leathanach: Cl111,11
1839
Kilcasse
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: Cl111,11
1839
Killcashe
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: Cl111,11
1839
Kilcasheen
OD:AL Leathanach: Cl111,11
1839
Cill Caisín, 'Cassin's church'
OD:AL Leathanach: Cl111,11
1839
Killcasseene
Inq. G. & M.:AL Leathanach: Cl111,11
1839
Killcassine
Inq. G. & M.:AL Leathanach: Cl111,11
1839
[Kilcasheen]
"Antiquities...Kilcasheen" [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Cl111,11
1965
ˌkʹailʹkɑˈʃiːnʹ
Dinnseanchas Leathanach: 4.9
1965
[Cill Chaisín]
"This was a deserted burying place in the year 1739, ..but..has continued ever since [the famine of the ensuing year] to be a burial place, though not a popular one".--O.S.L.
Dinnseanchas Leathanach: 4.13n

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