townland
Baile Uí Mheirgín
genitive: Bhaile Uí Mheirgín
(Irish)
Ballyvergin
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead
Ó, Uí

Centrepoint

52.8798, -8.85706 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

c.1655
Balimirgine
DS
1659
Ballyvergin
Cen. Leathanach: 164
c.1660
Ballimergan
BSD (Cl) Leathanach: 113
1666
Ballevirgin
ASE Leathanach: 88.18
1678
Ballyvergine
ASE Leathanach: 247.30
1684
Ballymerrigan
ASE Leathanach: 279.15
1685
B:mirgin
Hib. Del.
1703
Ballyvergane
Forf. Est. Leathanach: 354.1
1839
Ballyvergan
BS:AL
1839
Baile Ui Mheirgín
OD:AL
1839
baile mheirigin
pl:AL

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