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Historic Forms

Old FormRef. DateReference
Ceann Ard no find?=?caislén & baile SB O''Neill?1480AFM iv 1112
Caislen clainni Seaain Buidhe hí Neill .i. caislen1500AU iii 448
a ndorus caislein Cinn Aird1500AU iii 446
i ndoras caisléin Chind Aird [sl by son SB O''N1500AFM iv 1254
co Cinnard 7 caislén Cinnaird do bhrisidh leó1531AFM v 1404n
gu Cinn Aird 7 caisdiall Chin Airtt do brisedh1531AU iii 578
Kinard1595Mercator's Ire.
Ca Kennard1599Boazio's Map (BM)
Kinard + castle on island, castle + cross1609Esch. Co. Map 11 Dunganon pt
Kenard1614CPR Jas I 388a
Kinard1614CPR Jas I 262a
Kinard, Manor of1614CPR Jas I 262a
~go Cionn Aird1643cCín Lae Ó M. 18, 36
Kinard Towne & Parkes1655cCiv. Surv. iii 285
Kinard, smalle markett towne of1655cCiv. Surv. iii 248
Kinard, the ruins of the markett towne and castle 1655cCiv. Surv. iii 285
at Kinard - a stone bridge1655cCiv. Surv. iii 248
Kinardtowne1660ASE 1608
Kinard (x 2)1661Inq. Ult. (Tyrone) $3 Car. II
Kynard1661Inq. Ult. (Tyrone) $23 Car. II
vil'' & ter'' de Kynard1661Inq. Ult. (Tyrone) $23 Car. II
Kinard Manor1663?Sub. Rolls Tyr. 13
Kinnard1664HMR Tyr. (1) 11
Calidon1666ASE 173,175
Kinaird1666HMR Tyr. (2) 244
Calidon1669ASE 215
Caledon1692Vestry Bk Aghalow I 7
Callidon1698Vestry Bk Aghalow I 7
Callidon1705Vestry Bk Aghalow II 11
Callidon1716Reg. Deeds abstracts vol. i $106, $2
Callidon1777Taylor & Skinner 256
Callidon1777Taylor & Skinner 276
Caledon1792Beaufort's Mem. Map 27 [Main Text]
Callidon1802Stat. Sur. Tyr. (McEvoy) 13
Callidon1802Stat. Sur. Tyr. (OSNB) NB 128;D52
Callidon, town, barony of Dungannon1802Stat. Sur. Tyr. (McEvoy) 158
Caledon (x 4, Earl of Caledon, Stat. Sur. Arm 304)1834cOSNB: gen. sources NB 128;D52
Caledon was formerly called Kinnaird Prop. Earl of1834cOSNB: gen. sources NB 128;D52
Caledon1835OSM xx 1
Caledon Demesne1835OSM xx 5
Caledon House1835OSM xx 4
~Ceann A/rd - i.e High Head was the old name1835J O'D (OSNB) NB 128;D52
go Cionn Ard1840cMac Bionaid 79 l.104
~Cinn Áird1905Post-Sheanchas
~The old Irish name is Ceannard, high head1920cTNCT 36
~Cinn Aird1969AGBP 135
~Cionn Aird1988Éire Thuaidh
~Cionn Aird [ ]1989GÉ 62
Caledon - app. from Caledonia, an archaic Roman na1999Dict. Ulst. PN 32
~Cionn Aird ""head/top of the hill""1999Dict. Ulst. PN 32
Cionn Aird2000Gateway to Ulster Map
Cionn Aird ""head of the height or hill""2002PNP talk PMcK/Omagh DC