townland
Baile Uí Mharcacháin
genitive: Bhaile Uí Mharcacháin
(Irish)
Ballymarkahan
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead
Ó, Uí

Centrepoint

52.8032, -8.83259latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1545
Baile I Marcacain
HID Leathanach: 56
1586
bally markaghan
Inq.(Ga) Leathanach: 1.68
1602
Ballimarkahan, Ballmarkayn
F Leathanach: 6615
1621
Ballymckaghane
CPR Leathanach: 493
1624
Ballymarkahan
Inq.(Cl) Leathanach: 2.21
1624
Ballymarkaghan
Inq.(Cl) Leathanach: 2.35
c.1655
Balimarkaghane
DS
1659
Ballymariaghane
Cen. Leathanach: 163
c.1660
Ballymarkanagh
BSD (Cl) Leathanach: 146
1678
Ballymurcaghane
ASE Leathanach: 250.50
1685
Ballimarkane
Hib. Del.
1690
Ballymarcahan
Inchiquin Leathanach: 465
1718
Ballymarkaghane
CGn. Leathanach: 20.412.11071
1787
Ballymarkanagh
Pelham (Cl)
1813
Ballymarkahon
CGn. Leathanach: 663.521.457610
1839
Ballymarkaun
BS:AL
1839
Baile Ui Mharcacháin
OD:AL
1839
baile uí mharcacháin
pl:AL
1839
Ballymarkahan
Rev. Daniel Corbett, P. P.:AL

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