civil parishtownland
Droim Thuama
genitive: Dhroim Thuama
(Irish)
Drumhome
(English)

Other names

Drumholm
local name
(English)

Glossary

droim, drom
English ridge
English (grave-)mound, burial-place

Centrepoint

54.6095, -8.07211latitude, longitude
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Historical references

in dorso Tómme
Adomnan Leathanach: 534
919
Droma Tuama, gin. (Cionaedh mac Domhnaill abb Daire Chalgaigh 7 D.)
ARÉ Leathanach: II 602
1197
Druim Thuama, i nD.
ARÉ Leathanach: III 1197
1242
i nDruim Thuama
ARÉ Leathanach: III 264
1302
Drumcuama
Pap. Tax. Leathanach: 213
1425
Drumichuama
Ann. Ult. Leathanach: 260
1471
Drumthuoma
Ann. Ult. Leathanach: 266
1471
Drumthuoma
CPL Leathanach: XII 821
1512
Dorsotuome alias Drumtruame
Ann. Ult. Leathanach: 271
1532
Druim Túama, inmhain
BCC Leathanach: 262 #279
1608
Dromehumne
Survey Ulst. Leathanach: 184
1608
Dromhume
Survey Ulst. Leathanach: 184
1609
Dromehoomagh
Inq. Ult. App. Leathanach: V
1609
Dromhoonagh
Inq. Ult. App. Leathanach: V
1632
Druim Tuama
FNÉ Leathanach: 184
1654
Dromhome
CS III Leathanach: 43

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